Period
to 24 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City 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 2022 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 > Welwyn Garden City
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 10 - 12
Rank change year-on-year - - -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 14 0 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 19.18% - 6.00%
As % of the Vendors category 37.84% - 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
10th Percentile £27,125 - -
25th Percentile £28,438 - -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £31,250 - -
75th Percentile £33,438 - -
90th Percentile £34,375 - -
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year -7.51% +1.76% -3.41%

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 Welwyn Garden City.

All Vendors
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 37 3 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 50.68% 21.43% 58.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 23
10th Percentile £27,350 - £27,250
25th Percentile £29,000 £52,500 £28,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £55,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -40.91% +46.67% -38.78%
75th Percentile £35,000 £70,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £56,000 £77,500 £62,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +1.06% -6.00%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Job postings citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Welwyn Garden City

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft in Welwyn Garden City.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 11 (78.57%) Social Skills
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (50.00%) Retail
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (35.71%) Decision-Making
3 5 (35.71%) Organisational Skills
4 4 (28.57%) Public Sector
4 4 (28.57%) Legacy Code
4 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 4 (28.57%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) Northgate
4 4 (28.57%) ISEB
4 4 (28.57%) NEC
4 4 (28.57%) QA
4 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 4 (28.57%) Azure
4 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (28.57%) DevOps
4 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (28.57%) SDLC
4 4 (28.57%) DBS Check

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) VLAN
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (78.57%) Social Skills
2 7 (50.00%) Retail
3 5 (35.71%) Organisational Skills
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (28.57%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Automation Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) QA Automation Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) QA Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Planning Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Legacy Code
2 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 2 (14.29%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Decision-Making
2 4 (28.57%) DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (28.57%) SDLC
2 4 (28.57%) Service Design
2 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Demand Forecasting
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) Logistics
4 2 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) People Management
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 2 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 2 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) DBS Check
1 4 (28.57%) ISEB
1 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (7.14%) HNC
3 1 (7.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (14.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) NEC
1 4 (28.57%) Northgate
2 2 (14.29%) Google