Period
to 24 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans 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 24 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 > St Albans
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 39 21
Rank change year-on-year +21 -18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 57 32 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 15.20% 7.84% 25.75%
As % of the Vendors category 33.14% 23.70% 45.10%
Number of salaries quoted 49 32 69
St Albans median annual salary £29,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.27% +22.22% -21.74%
10th Percentile £23,000 £38,750 £26,800
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 St Albans.

All Vendors
St Albans
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 172 135 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 45.87% 33.09% 57.09%
Number of salaries quoted 148 118 143
St Albans median annual salary £44,250 £57,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.04% +25.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £37,625 £22,800
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in St Albans

Microsoft
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in St Albans

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in St Albans

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in St Albans over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in St Albans

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the St Albans region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 25 (43.86%) Marketing
2 22 (38.60%) Windows
3 19 (33.33%) Project Management
4 17 (29.82%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (26.32%) Blog
5 15 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
5 15 (26.32%) Data Entry
5 15 (26.32%) Social Media
5 15 (26.32%) Social Media Management
6 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (19.30%) Apple
6 11 (19.30%) Apple iOS
6 11 (19.30%) Skype for Business
6 11 (19.30%) Unified Communications
6 11 (19.30%) Skype
7 10 (17.54%) PowerShell
7 10 (17.54%) Degree
8 8 (14.04%) Product Marketing
9 7 (12.28%) Scrum
9 7 (12.28%) Finance
9 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET
9 7 (12.28%) Web Services
9 7 (12.28%) .NET
9 7 (12.28%) Time Management
9 7 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (10.53%) BDD
10 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
10 6 (10.53%) jQuery
10 6 (10.53%) Unit Testing

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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 11 (19.30%) Skype for Business
2 5 (8.77%) Moodle
3 4 (7.02%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.26%) Confluence
5 1 (1.75%) Apache
5 1 (1.75%) Drupal
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.75%) IIS
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (29.82%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.26%) SaaS
4 2 (3.51%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) Skype
1 11 (19.30%) Unified Communications
2 2 (3.51%) DNS
3 1 (1.75%) DHCP
3 1 (1.75%) Firewall
3 1 (1.75%) Intranet
3 1 (1.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) Power BI
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (7.02%) TeamCity
1 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (43.86%) Marketing
2 7 (12.28%) Finance
3 5 (8.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (8.77%) Publishing
4 4 (7.02%) Retail
5 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Marketing Executive
2 13 (22.81%) Developer
3 8 (14.04%) Product Manager
4 6 (10.53%) Sales Executive
4 6 (10.53%) Telesales Executive
5 5 (8.77%) e-Learning Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Marketing Manager
5 5 (8.77%) Product Marketing Manager
6 4 (7.02%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.02%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (7.02%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Product Manager
8 2 (3.51%) .NET Team Leader
8 2 (3.51%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (3.51%) Software Development Team Leader
8 2 (3.51%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) .NET
1 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET
1 7 (12.28%) Web Services
2 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
2 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (10.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Blog
1 15 (26.32%) Social Media
2 5 (8.77%) e-Learning
2 5 (8.77%) Graphic Design
2 5 (8.77%) Learning Management System
2 5 (8.77%) VLE
3 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (38.60%) Windows
2 11 (19.30%) Apple iOS
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) Project Management
2 15 (26.32%) Data Entry
2 15 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
2 15 (26.32%) Social Media Management
3 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.04%) Product Marketing
5 7 (12.28%) Scrum
5 7 (12.28%) Time Management
6 6 (10.53%) BDD
6 6 (10.53%) MVC
6 6 (10.53%) TDD
6 6 (10.53%) Telesales
6 6 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.77%) Content Development
7 5 (8.77%) Presales
7 5 (8.77%) Proactive Monitoring
8 4 (7.02%) DevOps
9 3 (5.26%) Cloud Operations
9 3 (5.26%) Use Case
10 2 (3.51%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 6 (10.53%) Python
3 4 (7.02%) C#
4 2 (3.51%) SQL
5 1 (1.75%) C
5 1 (1.75%) PHP
5 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.75%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.75%) CCENT
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.75%) ISEB
3 1 (1.75%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
2 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Apple
2 4 (7.02%) VMware
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.75%) Citrix
4 1 (1.75%) Concur
4 1 (1.75%) Mitel
4 1 (1.75%) Sitecore