Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 6 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 77 60 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 22.13% 17.49% 23.60%
As % of the Vendors category 60.16% 53.57% 52.78%
Number of salaries quoted 56 55 70
Chelmsford median annual salary £45,000 £34,000 £33,826
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.35% +0.52% -15.44%
10th Percentile £19,875 £27,750 £22,225
90th Percentile £62,250 £46,924 £55,000
Essex median annual salary £41,250 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +28.57% -12.50%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Chelmsford.

All Vendors
Chelmsford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 128 112 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 36.78% 32.65% 44.72%
Number of salaries quoted 105 106 129
Chelmsford median annual salary £40,000 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.94% -1.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £19,750 £26,375 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,900 £50,000 £63,500
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford.

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 43 (55.84%) SQL
2 35 (45.45%) .NET
3 34 (44.16%) SQL Server
4 29 (37.66%) C#
5 27 (35.06%) JavaScript
6 26 (33.77%) ASP.NET
6 26 (33.77%) Web Development
6 26 (33.77%) AngularJS
7 24 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (31.17%) Finance
8 22 (28.57%) CSS
8 22 (28.57%) Web Application Development
8 22 (28.57%) RESTful
9 21 (27.27%) C
10 20 (25.97%) XML
10 20 (25.97%) T-SQL
10 20 (25.97%) JSON
10 20 (25.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 19 (24.68%) jQuery
11 19 (24.68%) HTML
11 19 (24.68%) .NET Framework
12 18 (23.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 18 (23.38%) Scrum
12 18 (23.38%) Entity Framework
13 17 (22.08%) SQL Server 2014
13 17 (22.08%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (22.08%) SQL Server 2012
13 17 (22.08%) Windows
14 13 (16.88%) Active Directory
15 12 (15.58%) IT Strategy

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 (6.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (6.49%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.30%) Apache
2 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.30%) IIS
2 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (11.69%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) IaaS
1 8 (10.39%) PaaS
2 3 (3.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.69%) WAN
2 8 (10.39%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (10.39%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (10.39%) SAN
3 1 (1.30%) DNS
3 1 (1.30%) DSL
3 1 (1.30%) Firewall
3 1 (1.30%) LAN
3 1 (1.30%) MPLS
3 1 (1.30%) Skype
3 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (44.16%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (23.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (22.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (22.08%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.60%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.30%) OLAP
6 1 (1.30%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 24 (31.17%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Advertising
3 5 (6.49%) Banking
4 4 (5.19%) Retail
5 2 (2.60%) Back Office
6 1 (1.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (32.47%) Developer
2 22 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 21 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 21 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 18 (23.38%) Web Developer
5 17 (22.08%) .NET Web Developer
5 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (22.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (22.08%) C# Web Developer
6 16 (20.78%) Analyst
6 16 (20.78%) Angular Developer
7 7 (9.09%) Design Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Business Systems Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Junior
8 5 (6.49%) Service Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (45.45%) .NET
2 26 (33.77%) AngularJS
2 26 (33.77%) ASP.NET
3 22 (28.57%) CSS
3 22 (28.57%) RESTful
4 20 (25.97%) JSON
4 20 (25.97%) XML
5 19 (24.68%) .NET Framework
5 19 (24.68%) HTML
5 19 (24.68%) jQuery
6 18 (23.38%) Entity Framework
7 8 (10.39%) SAML
7 8 (10.39%) XMPP
8 2 (2.60%) .NET Core
8 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (2.60%) HTML5
8 2 (2.60%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (1.30%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.08%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (10.39%) PKI
3 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.49%) Blackberry
4 5 (6.49%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.19%) Fintech
5 4 (5.19%) Reinsurance
6 3 (3.90%) Handset
7 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.08%) Windows
2 3 (3.90%) Windows 7
2 3 (3.90%) Windows 8
3 2 (2.60%) Android
3 2 (2.60%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (33.77%) Web Development
2 24 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (28.57%) Web Application Development
4 18 (23.38%) Scrum
5 12 (15.58%) IT Strategy
6 11 (14.29%) SDLC
7 9 (11.69%) Project Management
7 9 (11.69%) Risk Management
8 7 (9.09%) ITIL
9 6 (7.79%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.79%) Waterfall
10 5 (6.49%) System Testing
11 4 (5.19%) Artificial Intelligence
11 4 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (5.19%) MVVM
11 4 (5.19%) People Management
11 4 (5.19%) SOA
11 4 (5.19%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.19%) Test Automation
12 3 (3.90%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 43 (55.84%) SQL
2 29 (37.66%) C#
3 27 (35.06%) JavaScript
4 21 (27.27%) C
5 20 (25.97%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.19%) R
7 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.30%) Java
8 1 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) MCP
2 4 (5.19%) Degree
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.30%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.30%) CCENT
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.30%) MCDST
3 1 (1.30%) MCITP
3 1 (1.30%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.30%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (16.88%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.39%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) SCCM
2 1 (1.30%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 10 (12.99%) Cisco
2 8 (10.39%) VMware
3 3 (3.90%) Citrix
3 3 (3.90%) Mitel
3 3 (3.90%) Red Box
4 2 (2.60%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.30%) Apple
5 1 (1.30%) BMC
5 1 (1.30%) Google
5 1 (1.30%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.30%) Remedy
5 1 (1.30%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.30%) Wyse