The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Microsoft
Essex / Chelmsford
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 12 4
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 44 12 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 23.28% 8.76% 22.81%
As % of the Vendors category 54.32% 33.33% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 37
Median salary £47,500 £27,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +72.72% -38.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £18,950 £32,295
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £37,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Chelmsford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 81 36 81
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 42.86% 26.28% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 59 33 74
Median salary £40,000 £28,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% -37.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,300 £39,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chelmsford citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Chelmsford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Chelmsford.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Chelmsford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Chelmsford over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chelmsford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 37 (47.44%) SQL Server
2 35 (44.87%) SQL
3 33 (42.31%) .NET
4 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (35.90%) C#
6 25 (32.05%) IT Strategy
7 24 (30.77%) HTML
8 23 (29.49%) Windows
8 23 (29.49%) .NET Framework
9 22 (28.21%) T-SQL
9 22 (28.21%) ASP.NET
9 22 (28.21%) XML
10 21 (26.92%) JavaScript
10 21 (26.92%) Risk Management
11 20 (25.64%) Web Development
11 20 (25.64%) Waterfall
12 19 (24.36%) jQuery
12 19 (24.36%) CSS
13 18 (23.08%) Entity Framework
14 17 (21.79%) JSON
14 17 (21.79%) MVC
14 17 (21.79%) Active Directory
15 16 (20.51%) Scrum
16 14 (17.95%) AngularJS
17 13 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 13 (16.67%) RESTful
18 12 (15.38%) Web Application Development
18 12 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 11 (14.10%) VMware
19 11 (14.10%) Cisco

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.41%) IIS
1 5 (6.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.28%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.82%) IaaS
1 10 (12.82%) PaaS
2 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.82%) Cisco IOS
1 10 (12.82%) Cisco Nexus
1 10 (12.82%) SAN
1 10 (12.82%) WAN
2 3 (3.85%) Extranet
2 3 (3.85%) Intranet
3 2 (2.56%) Firewall
3 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.28%) DHCP
4 1 (1.28%) DNS
4 1 (1.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (47.44%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.28%) MySQL
7 1 (1.28%) OLAP
7 1 (1.28%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.28%) OLTP
7 1 (1.28%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (10.26%) Legal
2 6 (7.69%) Advertising
3 4 (5.13%) Finance
4 2 (2.56%) Law
5 1 (1.28%) Back Office
5 1 (1.28%) Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Electronics
5 1 (1.28%) Local Government
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.28%) Marketing
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (39.74%) Developer
2 23 (29.49%) C# Developer
3 18 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 17 (21.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (19.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (14.10%) Web Developer
7 10 (12.82%) .NET Web Developer
7 10 (12.82%) C# Web Developer
8 9 (11.54%) Angular Developer
9 8 (10.26%) Design Engineer
9 8 (10.26%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
9 8 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (8.97%) Analyst
11 6 (7.69%) Junior
11 6 (7.69%) Junior Developer
12 5 (6.41%) Head of Testing
12 5 (6.41%) Junior C# Developer
13 4 (5.13%) VMware Engineer
13 4 (5.13%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (42.31%) .NET
2 24 (30.77%) HTML
3 23 (29.49%) .NET Framework
4 22 (28.21%) ASP.NET
4 22 (28.21%) XML
5 19 (24.36%) CSS
5 19 (24.36%) jQuery
6 18 (23.08%) Entity Framework
7 17 (21.79%) JSON
8 14 (17.95%) AngularJS
9 13 (16.67%) RESTful
10 11 (14.10%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (12.82%) SAML
11 10 (12.82%) XMPP
12 8 (10.26%) Razor View Engine
13 6 (7.69%) LINQ
13 6 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (6.41%) Ajax
14 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 5 (6.41%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (12.82%) PKI
3 4 (5.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.49%) Windows
2 5 (6.41%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.28%) Linux
4 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (32.05%) IT Strategy
3 21 (26.92%) Risk Management
4 20 (25.64%) Waterfall
4 20 (25.64%) Web Development
5 17 (21.79%) MVC
6 16 (20.51%) Scrum
7 12 (15.38%) Web Application Development
8 6 (7.69%) ETL
8 6 (7.69%) SDLC
9 5 (6.41%) Multithreading
9 5 (6.41%) Software Testing
9 5 (6.41%) User Stories
10 4 (5.13%) Analytics
10 4 (5.13%) Data Analytics
10 4 (5.13%) ITIL
11 3 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.85%) ITIL V3
11 3 (3.85%) OO
12 2 (2.56%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.87%) SQL
2 28 (35.90%) C#
3 22 (28.21%) T-SQL
4 21 (26.92%) JavaScript
5 9 (11.54%) C
6 6 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.56%) Java
8 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.56%) Degree
1 2 (2.56%) MCP
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.28%) ISEB
2 1 (1.28%) MCDST
2 1 (1.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (21.79%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.10%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.13%) XenApp
4 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (1.28%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 11 (14.10%) Cisco
1 11 (14.10%) VMware
2 5 (6.41%) Citrix
2 5 (6.41%) DevExpress
2 5 (6.41%) Tableau
3 4 (5.13%) Apple
3 4 (5.13%) BMC
3 4 (5.13%) Remedy
4 2 (2.56%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.28%) Dell
5 1 (1.28%) Google
5 1 (1.28%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.28%) SAP
5 1 (1.28%) Wyse
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