Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 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 > Welwyn Garden City
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 5 3
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 63 44 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 30.00% 20.28% 20.26%
As % of the Vendors category 52.07% 44.90% 47.96%
Number of salaries quoted 59 25 20
Welwyn Garden City median annual salary £33,500 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.17% +26.32% +46.15%
10th Percentile £29,500 £30,800 £34,525
90th Percentile £55,000 £69,500 £77,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 121 98 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 57.62% 45.16% 42.24%
Number of salaries quoted 102 69 55
Welwyn Garden City median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £25,550 £31,250 £29,300
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,000 £77,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,000 £48,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -3.09% +5.43% +2.22%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Welwyn Garden City

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Welwyn Garden City over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 18 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 47 (74.60%) Windows
2 46 (73.02%) SQL Server
3 35 (55.56%) SQL
4 31 (49.21%) SAN
4 31 (49.21%) Disaster Recovery
4 31 (49.21%) VMware
4 31 (49.21%) Windows Server
5 28 (44.44%) Unix
5 28 (44.44%) SLA
6 24 (38.10%) Finance
7 22 (34.92%) Oracle
8 21 (33.33%) Adobe
8 21 (33.33%) Back Office
8 21 (33.33%) Document Management
8 21 (33.33%) Degree
8 21 (33.33%) Xerox
9 20 (31.75%) vSphere
9 20 (31.75%) Network Management
9 20 (31.75%) Process Improvement
9 20 (31.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 20 (31.75%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (31.75%) CMS
9 20 (31.75%) Military
9 20 (31.75%) NetApp
9 20 (31.75%) IBM
9 20 (31.75%) MySQL
9 20 (31.75%) ISO 9001
9 20 (31.75%) VPN
9 20 (31.75%) Client/Server
10 15 (23.81%) MS Exchange

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:

Application Platforms
1 20 (31.75%) CMS
2 15 (23.81%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.52%) Office 365
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.17%) Responsys
4 1 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (49.21%) SAN
2 20 (31.75%) VPN
3 13 (20.63%) TCP/IP
4 11 (17.46%) VoIP
5 4 (6.35%) Firewall
6 1 (1.59%) DHCP
6 1 (1.59%) DNS
6 1 (1.59%) LAN
6 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (73.02%) SQL Server
2 20 (31.75%) MySQL
3 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.17%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.17%) MS Access
4 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 24 (38.10%) Finance
2 21 (33.33%) Back Office
3 20 (31.75%) Military
4 11 (17.46%) Telecoms
5 4 (6.35%) Advertising
5 4 (6.35%) Law
6 2 (3.17%) Marketing
7 1 (1.59%) French Language
7 1 (1.59%) German Language
7 1 (1.59%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 9 (14.29%) IT Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 8 (12.70%) IT Support
3 8 (12.70%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) IT Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Software Tester
6 5 (7.94%) Tester
7 4 (6.35%) .NET Development Team Leader
7 4 (6.35%) .NET Team Leader
7 4 (6.35%) Business Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Development Team Leader
7 4 (6.35%) Systems Support Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.76%) IT Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) .NET
1 4 (6.35%) .NET Framework
1 4 (6.35%) AngularJS
1 4 (6.35%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.75%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.59%) Digital Signage
2 1 (1.59%) Graphic Design
2 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.59%) PDA
2 1 (1.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 47 (74.60%) Windows
2 31 (49.21%) Windows Server
3 28 (44.44%) Unix
4 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (12.70%) Linux
6 4 (6.35%) Kali Linux
6 4 (6.35%) Mac OS X
7 3 (4.76%) Windows 10
7 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (49.21%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (33.33%) Document Management
3 20 (31.75%) Network Management
3 20 (31.75%) Process Improvement
4 12 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.94%) Functional Testing
6 5 (7.94%) Performance Testing
6 5 (7.94%) Scalability Testing
6 5 (7.94%) Scrum
6 5 (7.94%) Stress Testing
6 5 (7.94%) Test Automation
6 5 (7.94%) Test Scripting
7 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.35%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (6.35%) ETL
7 4 (6.35%) Migration
7 4 (6.35%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (6.35%) Open Source
7 4 (6.35%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 35 (55.56%) SQL
2 13 (20.63%) T-SQL
3 4 (6.35%) C#
3 4 (6.35%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (33.33%) Degree
2 8 (12.70%) CompTIA Security+
2 8 (12.70%) GIAC
2 8 (12.70%) Security+ Certification
3 7 (11.11%) CISA
3 7 (11.11%) CISM
3 7 (11.11%) CISSP
3 7 (11.11%) CSSLP
3 7 (11.11%) SANS
3 7 (11.11%) SSCP
4 1 (1.59%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.59%) CCENT
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.59%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (44.44%) SLA
2 20 (31.75%) ISO 9001
2 20 (31.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 20 (31.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 20 (31.75%) vSphere
2 13 (20.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 31 (49.21%) VMware
2 22 (34.92%) Oracle
3 21 (33.33%) Adobe
3 21 (33.33%) Xerox
4 20 (31.75%) IBM
4 20 (31.75%) NetApp
5 12 (19.05%) Cisco
6 8 (12.70%) Sophos
6 8 (12.70%) Symantec
7 6 (9.52%) Zeacom
8 4 (6.35%) Apple
8 4 (6.35%) Facebook