The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Royston 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Hertfordshire / Royston
Rank 4 14 2
Rank change year-on-year +10 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Royston 15.00% 2.50% 34.38%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 3.57% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 11
Median salary £65,000 - £33,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

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 Royston.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Royston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 3 28 16
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Royston 15.00% 70.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 16
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% +46.34%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Royston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Royston 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 Royston

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Royston

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Royston

Microsoft
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 27 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 Royston region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Zachman Framework
1 3 (75.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 3 (75.00%) Data Privacy
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) PMO
3 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Royston 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%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
1 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Office Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Report Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Privacy
1 3 (75.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 3 (75.00%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO