The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chatham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 8 11 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 12.50% 10.00% 18.18%
As % of the Vendors category 21.05% 37.50% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 Chatham region.

Vendors Category
Chatham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 59.38% 26.67% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 4
Average salary £45,000 £71,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.06% +43.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £54,850 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £68,750 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Chatham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Chatham

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Chatham

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Chatham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Chatham region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Chatham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Chatham region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (50.00%) LogRhythm
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) HP SIM
3 2 (50.00%) Splunk
3 2 (50.00%) Advertising
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) CCSA
3 2 (50.00%) CCSE
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Websense
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Chatham region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) IVR
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (75.00%) SIEM
1 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) CCSA
2 2 (50.00%) CCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Websense
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Splunk
1 2 (50.00%) LogRhythm