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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 11 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 14.55% 21.74% 33.33%
As % of the Vendors category 40.00% 45.45% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Median salary £42,500 - £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 Chatham region.

Vendors Category
Chatham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 36.36% 47.83% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 2
Median salary £42,500 £65,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +128.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £42,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £32,100 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

The demand trend of job ads across the Chatham region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Chatham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Chatham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 17 (85.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (80.00%) Windows
3 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 10 (50.00%) VMware
5 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
6 9 (45.00%) Citrix
7 8 (40.00%) Finance
8 7 (35.00%) SCCM
8 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (30.00%) SCOM
9 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (30.00%) A+ Certification
9 6 (30.00%) SAN
9 6 (30.00%) DHCP
9 6 (30.00%) DNS
9 6 (30.00%) HP
9 6 (30.00%) MCSE
9 6 (30.00%) MCSA
10 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 5 (25.00%) MS Visio
10 5 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
10 5 (25.00%) XenApp
10 5 (25.00%) XenDesktop
11 4 (20.00%) Open Source
11 4 (20.00%) Change Control
11 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
11 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham 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 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (85.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) DHCP
1 6 (30.00%) DNS
1 6 (30.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Citrix Support
1 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Service Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Support
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Technical Support
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) IT Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Mortgage Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
1 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (20.00%) CSS
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
1 4 (20.00%) SOAP
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
1 4 (20.00%) XHTML
1 4 (20.00%) XML
1 4 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (20.00%) Solaris
4 4 (20.00%) Unix
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Vista
5 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Change Control
1 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (20.00%) OO
1 4 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (20.00%) Open Source
1 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (20.00%) UML
1 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) BPMN
3 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Line Management
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.00%) Process Management
3 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) ECMAScript
2 4 (20.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) PHP
2 4 (20.00%) VB
2 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (15.00%) VBScript
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) A+ Certification
1 6 (30.00%) MCSA
1 6 (30.00%) MCSE
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (25.00%) XenApp
2 5 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) SCCM
2 6 (30.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) Citrix
3 6 (30.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle
4 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (15.00%) Remedy
6 1 (5.00%) Symantec