Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Harpenden 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
Hertfordshire > Harpenden
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 26 17
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harpenden 7.84% 10.13% 20.51%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 80.00% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 8
Harpenden median annual salary £38,000 £50,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.00% -14.89% -
10th Percentile £24,075 £25,000 £20,025
90th Percentile £39,500 £60,000 £67,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year - -0.58% +0.59%

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 Harpenden.

All Vendors
Harpenden
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 16 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harpenden 31.37% 12.66% 64.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 25
Harpenden median annual salary £27,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.89% -18.18% +57.14%
10th Percentile £23,325 £25,750 £19,750
90th Percentile £39,500 £57,500 £62,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -6.00% +8.70% +2.22%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Harpenden

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Harpenden

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Harpenden

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Harpenden

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Harpenden

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Harpenden over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Harpenden

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 Harpenden region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) VB
1 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (75.00%) VBA
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Harpenden 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) VB
1 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (75.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Dell