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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 12 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 38.71% 20.00% 9.52%
As % of the Vendors category 92.31% 42.86% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £28,750
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £49,950 - £28,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Chatham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
13 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 41.94% 46.67% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 9
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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
Salary Histogram in Chatham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Chatham region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Chatham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
1 12 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (53.33%) Finance
4 7 (46.67%) Migration
4 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
4 7 (46.67%) DTS
4 7 (46.67%) ETL
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (26.67%) Change Management
6 4 (26.67%) Release Management
6 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (26.67%) Red Gate
6 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (20.00%) DevOps
7 3 (20.00%) MSBuild
7 3 (20.00%) NuGet
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (20.00%) SSDT
7 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (20.00%) Vagrant
7 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (20.00%) VirtualBox
7 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) Maya
2 3 (20.00%) 3ds Max
2 3 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (46.67%) DTS
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (20.00%) SSDT
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MSBuild
1 3 (20.00%) NuGet
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Developer
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Database Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) WCF
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
1 3 (20.00%) XML
1 3 (20.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (20.00%) Animation
1 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Migration
1 7 (46.67%) ETL
2 4 (26.67%) Change Management
2 4 (26.67%) Release Management
2 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) Time Management
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Workflow
3 3 (20.00%) Network Design
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
1 12 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Vagrant
1 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Red Gate