The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Canterbury region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 19 8
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 6.25% 2.44% 13.04%
As % of the Vendors category 7.69% 3.57% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Microsoft
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canterbury region.

Vendors Category
Canterbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
13 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 81.25% 68.29% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 8
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,956 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £26,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

The demand trend of job ads across the Canterbury region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Canterbury

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Canterbury

Microsoft
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Canterbury

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 Canterbury region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) EDI
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) JDA
4 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Billing
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Canterbury 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Billing Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (25.00%) JDA
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SAP