Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hitchin 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 January 2018 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 > Hitchin
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 6 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - +25
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 13 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hitchin 40.63% 12.00% -
As % of the Vendors category 92.86% 21.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 1 0
Hitchin median annual salary £27,500 £62,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -56.00% - -
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - -5.56%

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 Hitchin.

All Vendors
Hitchin
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 14 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hitchin 43.75% 56.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 14
Hitchin median annual salary £47,000 £28,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.91% -5.00% -47.83%
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Hitchin

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Hitchin

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Hitchin

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Hitchin

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Hitchin

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Hitchin over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Hitchin region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 10 (76.92%) MySQL
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
1 10 (76.92%) SSL
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
1 10 (76.92%) LAMP
1 10 (76.92%) Clustering
1 10 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (76.92%) Load Balancing
1 10 (76.92%) SaaS
1 10 (76.92%) Kalman Filter
1 10 (76.92%) Hyper-V
1 10 (76.92%) Network Virtualisation
2 3 (23.08%) Driving Licence
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) SLA
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.69%) Office 365
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hitchin 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 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
1 10 (76.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (15.38%) IT Support
2 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Kalman Filter
1 10 (76.92%) Load Balancing
1 10 (76.92%) Network Virtualisation
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Hyper-V
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Citrix
1 1 (7.69%) VMware