The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Chatham region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 10 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 9.68% 22.22% 42.86%
As % of the Vendors category 37.50% 66.67% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 12
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Chatham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 25.81% 33.33% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 20
Average salary £71,500 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.75% +26.98%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) T-SQL
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) DTS
2 4 (50.00%) ETL
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Release Management
2 4 (50.00%) Red Gate
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (37.50%) VirtualBox
3 3 (37.50%) MSBuild
3 3 (37.50%) NuGet
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) SSDT
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (37.50%) Vagrant
3 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) DTS
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (37.50%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MSBuild
1 3 (37.50%) NuGet
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Database Developer
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Database Developer
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) WCF
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ETL
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
1 4 (50.00%) Release Management
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Network Design
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) T-SQL
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Vagrant
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Red Gate
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