The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 4 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 31 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 20.67% 23.29% 10.93%
As % of the Vendors category 32.29% 48.57% 32.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 27
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £40,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Welwyn Garden City region.

Vendors Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
96 35 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 64.00% 47.95% 33.20%
Number of salaries quoted 55 20 81
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £32,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Welwyn Garden City region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 40 (51.95%) SQL Server
2 36 (46.75%) MS Excel
3 34 (44.16%) VMware
4 33 (42.86%) Windows
5 31 (40.26%) .NET
5 31 (40.26%) SQL
6 27 (35.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (29.87%) HTML
7 23 (29.87%) TCP/IP
7 23 (29.87%) Scrum
7 23 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (28.57%) Degree
8 22 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 22 (28.57%) Computer Science
8 22 (28.57%) SOAP
9 21 (27.27%) T-SQL
10 18 (23.38%) C#
11 17 (22.08%) Active Directory
12 16 (20.78%) Java
12 16 (20.78%) Visual Studio
12 16 (20.78%) E-Commerce
12 16 (20.78%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (20.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 16 (20.78%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (18.18%) Web Services
13 14 (18.18%) HP
13 14 (18.18%) Migration
14 13 (16.88%) Back Office
14 13 (16.88%) EFT

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (11.69%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (11.69%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.79%) Lync
2 6 (7.79%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.60%) IIS
4 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 36 (46.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.49%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.19%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) Office 365
2 5 (6.49%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (29.87%) TCP/IP
2 9 (11.69%) SAN
2 9 (11.69%) DNS
3 7 (9.09%) DHCP
3 7 (9.09%) NAS
4 6 (7.79%) HTTPS
4 6 (7.79%) HTTP
5 5 (6.49%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (5.19%) LAN
6 4 (5.19%) WAN
7 3 (3.90%) LDAP
7 3 (3.90%) SMTP
7 3 (3.90%) X.400
7 3 (3.90%) X.500
7 3 (3.90%) Firewall
8 2 (2.60%) SSH
8 2 (2.60%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.60%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.60%) Broadband
9 1 (1.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (51.95%) SQL Server
2 16 (20.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (16.88%) Relational Database
4 13 (16.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (9.09%) Data Mining
5 7 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.30%) MS Access
6 1 (1.30%) NewSQL
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.30%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 16 (20.78%) Visual Studio
3 13 (16.88%) JUnit
3 13 (16.88%) Eclipse
4 9 (11.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (11.69%) CruiseControl
4 9 (11.69%) Subversion
4 9 (11.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 13 (16.88%) Back Office
2 11 (14.29%) Finance
3 7 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.09%) Retail
4 6 (7.79%) Banking
4 6 (7.79%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (31.17%) Developer
2 13 (16.88%) Java Developer
3 12 (15.58%) Analyst
4 10 (12.99%) C# Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Consultant
6 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Consultant
6 6 (7.79%) Software Test Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Test Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Service Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Administrator
7 5 (6.49%) Technical Services Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.90%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Senior Manager
9 3 (3.90%) Field Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (3.90%) Exchange Consultant
9 3 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (40.26%) .NET
2 23 (29.87%) HTML
3 22 (28.57%) SOAP
4 14 (18.18%) Web Services
5 13 (16.88%) XML
5 13 (16.88%) XSD
5 13 (16.88%) JDBC
5 13 (16.88%) JAXB
5 13 (16.88%) WSDL
5 13 (16.88%) JAX-WS
6 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET
7 9 (11.69%) CSS
7 9 (11.69%) .NET Framework
7 9 (11.69%) NHibernate
7 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (11.69%) jQuery
7 9 (11.69%) WCF
7 9 (11.69%) AngularJS
7 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 16 (20.78%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (16.88%) EFT
4 12 (15.58%) Management Information System
4 12 (15.58%) Data Centre
5 9 (11.69%) Replication
6 7 (9.09%) Data Extraction
7 2 (2.60%) Clustering
8 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.30%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 33 (42.86%) Windows
2 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (9.09%) Linux
4 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.90%) UNIX
7 2 (2.60%) VMS
7 2 (2.60%) AIX
7 2 (2.60%) HPUX
7 2 (2.60%) Solaris
8 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.87%) Scrum
1 23 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (20.78%) E-Commerce
2 16 (20.78%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (18.18%) Migration
4 13 (16.88%) OO
4 13 (16.88%) OOD
4 13 (16.88%) Domain-Driven Design
4 13 (16.88%) User Stories
4 13 (16.88%) Business Development
4 13 (16.88%) TDD
5 12 (15.58%) Knowledge Management
6 11 (14.29%) ITIL
7 10 (12.99%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (12.99%) Mentoring
8 9 (11.69%) E-business
8 9 (11.69%) MVC
8 9 (11.69%) SOA
8 9 (11.69%) MVVM
9 8 (10.39%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (40.26%) SQL
2 21 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 18 (23.38%) C#
4 16 (20.78%) Java
5 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
5 13 (16.88%) Python
6 8 (10.39%) VBA
7 7 (9.09%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.90%) VB
9 2 (2.60%) VBScript
10 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.30%) VB6
Qualifications
1 22 (28.57%) Degree
2 6 (7.79%) ISTQB
2 6 (7.79%) ISEB
3 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.90%) MCSE
5 2 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.60%) CCNP
6 1 (1.30%) MCSA
6 1 (1.30%) CCIE
6 1 (1.30%) CCNA
6 1 (1.30%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.30%) MCDST
6 1 (1.30%) MCTS
6 1 (1.30%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.88%) ISO 8583
2 9 (11.69%) QA
3 6 (7.79%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (35.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (22.08%) Active Directory
3 11 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.79%) vSphere
5 4 (5.19%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.19%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.90%) Firmware
7 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (2.60%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.30%) XenApp
8 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (7.79%) SCOM
2 5 (6.49%) SCCM
3 2 (2.60%) WSUS
3 2 (2.60%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.60%) Legato
4 1 (1.30%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 34 (44.16%) VMware
2 14 (18.18%) HP
3 12 (15.58%) Cisco
4 9 (11.69%) Citrix
5 7 (9.09%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (7.79%) WatchGuard
6 6 (7.79%) NetApp
6 6 (7.79%) Dell
7 5 (6.49%) Veritas
7 5 (6.49%) CommVault
8 3 (3.90%) IBM
8 3 (3.90%) Sun
8 3 (3.90%) Fujitsu
9 2 (2.60%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.60%) BT
9 2 (2.60%) EMC
10 1 (1.30%) Oracle
10 1 (1.30%) Juniper
10 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
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