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 3 months to 30 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.

Microsoft
Hertfordshire / Welwyn Garden City
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 4 5
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 14 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 9.47% 20.90% 33.93%
As % of the Vendors category 20.93% 58.33% 60.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 4
Median salary £47,500 £32,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.43% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,875 £28,400 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £90,000 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.66% -  

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 Welwyn Garden City.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 43 24 63
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City 45.26% 35.82% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 36 17 28
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 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 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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 30 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 15 (46.88%) MS Excel
1 15 (46.88%) MS Visio
2 14 (43.75%) SQL
3 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
4 12 (37.50%) ISEB
4 12 (37.50%) Banking
4 12 (37.50%) ISTQB
4 12 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (34.38%) .NET
5 11 (34.38%) Finance
6 10 (31.25%) MVC
6 10 (31.25%) C#
6 10 (31.25%) Manual Testing
6 10 (31.25%) JIRA
6 10 (31.25%) Selenium
6 10 (31.25%) Automated Testing
7 9 (28.13%) Windows
8 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (25.00%) REST
8 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (21.88%) SOLID
9 7 (21.88%) BDD
9 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Content Management
9 7 (21.88%) Content Management
9 7 (21.88%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (21.88%) Sitecore
9 7 (21.88%) LAN
9 7 (21.88%) WAN
9 7 (21.88%) CMS
10 6 (18.75%) Unix

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 7 (21.88%) CMS
1 7 (21.88%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (46.88%) MS Excel
1 15 (46.88%) MS Visio
2 6 (18.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) LAN
1 7 (21.88%) WAN
2 5 (15.63%) Wireshark
3 2 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (3.13%) ATM
4 1 (3.13%) DNS
4 1 (3.13%) Internet
4 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) Wireless
4 1 (3.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) MS Access
2 1 (3.13%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) JIRA
1 10 (31.25%) Selenium
General
1 12 (37.50%) Banking
2 11 (34.38%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Retail
4 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Analyst
2 12 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Manual Test Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Network Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Test Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Software Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) C# Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix Architect
6 1 (3.13%) IT Development Manager
6 1 (3.13%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) IT Support
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Sitecore Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) .NET
2 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Algorithms
2 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.25%) EPoS
4 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.13%) iPad
4 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Unix
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (31.25%) Automated Testing
2 10 (31.25%) Manual Testing
2 10 (31.25%) MVC
3 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.88%) BDD
4 7 (21.88%) Content Management
4 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Content Management
4 7 (21.88%) SOLID
5 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis
6 5 (15.63%) Network Design
6 5 (15.63%) Network Management
6 5 (15.63%) Software Deployment
6 5 (15.63%) TDD
6 5 (15.63%) Test Management
7 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.38%) ITIL
9 2 (6.25%) Scrum
9 2 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 10 (31.25%) C#
3 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.13%) C++
4 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) ISEB
1 12 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.25%) MCSE
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) MCP
3 1 (3.13%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.13%) vSphere
2 1 (3.13%) XenApp
2 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Sitecore
2 6 (18.75%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) Apple
3 1 (3.13%) AppSense
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix
3 1 (3.13%) Dell
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Sophos
3 1 (3.13%) Toshiba
3 1 (3.13%) Veeam
3 1 (3.13%) VMware
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Secura Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum + pension, private health etc.
Posted: 13 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38500.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago