Period
to 25 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Rickmansworth 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 25 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 > Rickmansworth
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 15 30
Rank change year-on-year +11 +15 -28
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 25 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rickmansworth 33.78% 8.46% 5.59%
As % of the Vendors category 62.50% 19.30% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 18
Rickmansworth median annual salary £39,000 £36,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.59% +11.54% -7.14%
10th Percentile £31,150 £24,000 £20,650
90th Percentile £65,000 £47,500 £54,450
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year - -1.16% +1.18%

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 Rickmansworth.

All Vendors
Rickmansworth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 40 57 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rickmansworth 54.05% 43.85% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 33 51 101
Rickmansworth median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - +22.22%
10th Percentile £36,400 £31,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £77,500 £71,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,250 £48,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -2.58% +5.43% +2.22%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Rickmansworth

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Rickmansworth

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Rickmansworth over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 25 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 Rickmansworth region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 10 (40.00%) VMware
3 10 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (32.00%) Oracle
4 8 (32.00%) Linux
5 7 (28.00%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (28.00%) Progress 4GL
5 7 (28.00%) Progress
5 7 (28.00%) VPN
5 7 (28.00%) C#
5 7 (28.00%) C++
5 7 (28.00%) HTML
5 7 (28.00%) .NET
5 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (28.00%) PowerBuilder
5 7 (28.00%) MPLS
5 7 (28.00%) Firewall
5 7 (28.00%) Test Planning
5 7 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (28.00%) Ab Initio
5 7 (28.00%) Scrum
5 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (28.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (28.00%) Degree
5 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (28.00%) Virtual Team

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Rickmansworth 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 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (8.00%) FrameMaker
3 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
1 7 (28.00%) MPLS
1 7 (28.00%) VPN
2 3 (12.00%) PPP
3 2 (8.00%) DHCP
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) NAS
3 2 (8.00%) SAN
3 2 (8.00%) SMTP
3 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) OLTP
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle Forms
1 7 (28.00%) PowerBuilder
1 7 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Developer
1 7 (28.00%) Software Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Head of Infrastructure
4 3 (12.00%) Head of Production
4 3 (12.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Author
5 2 (8.00%) CISSP Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Author
6 1 (4.00%) Business Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
1 7 (28.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (28.00%) Virtual Team
3 5 (20.00%) Replication
4 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (16.00%) Fintech
5 3 (12.00%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (8.00%) User Experience
7 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (4.00%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (12.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (28.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Scrum
2 7 (28.00%) Test Planning
3 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (16.00%) High Availability
5 3 (12.00%) BCP
5 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (12.00%) Information Security
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (12.00%) SIEM
6 2 (8.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) C#
2 7 (28.00%) C++
2 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (28.00%) Progress 4GL
3 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (12.00%) CISA
2 3 (12.00%) CISM
2 3 (12.00%) CISSP
2 3 (12.00%) SANS
2 3 (12.00%) SSCP
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) vSphere
3 2 (8.00%) Terminal Server
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) OpenView
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) VMware
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle
3 7 (28.00%) Ab Initio
3 7 (28.00%) Progress
4 5 (20.00%) Veeam
5 3 (12.00%) Apple
5 3 (12.00%) Sybase
6 2 (8.00%) Adobe
6 2 (8.00%) Citrix
6 2 (8.00%) HP
7 1 (4.00%) BMC
7 1 (4.00%) IBM
7 1 (4.00%) Sun