The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Potters Bar 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Hertfordshire / Potters Bar
Rank 10 6 1
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Potters Bar 5.41% 25.00% 57.14%
As % of the Vendors category 40.00% 35.00% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 8
Median salary £21,500 £41,000 £21,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.56% +88.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.66% -  

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 Potters Bar.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Potters Bar
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 5 20 10
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Potters Bar 13.51% 71.43% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 10
Median salary £57,500 £53,750 £21,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.97% +147.12%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Potters Bar

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Potters Bar 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 Potters Bar

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Potters Bar

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Potters Bar

Microsoft
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Potters Bar

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Potters Bar region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (12.50%) SCCM
5 1 (12.50%) SCOM
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) Linux

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Potters Bar 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 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) IT Support
2 6 (75.00%) IT Support Technician
2 6 (75.00%) IT Technician
2 6 (75.00%) Support Technician
3 4 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 4 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 4 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
3 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 4 (50.00%) Network Support
3 4 (50.00%) Network Support Technician
3 4 (50.00%) Network Technician
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM