The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 16 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 8.33% 23.81% 51.11%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 36.36% 88.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 22
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +80.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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 Dartford region.

Vendors Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
12 55 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 25.00% 65.48% 57.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 42 25
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,587 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Dartford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) MS Office
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Internet
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) MCSE
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) WPF
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) OOD
5 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
5 2 (18.18%) CCNA
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) IIS
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Legal
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
2 1 (9.09%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) Internet
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) VLAN
4 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) IPv4
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) MS Access
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) DTS
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (9.09%) CRM Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) WCF
2 2 (18.18%) WPF
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
3 1 (9.09%) PhoneGap
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) OO
1 2 (18.18%) OOD
1 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
1 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) Image Processing
2 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
2 1 (9.09%) UML
2 1 (9.09%) MVC
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VBScript
3 1 (9.09%) VBA
3 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) Apple Swift
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) MCP
3 1 (9.09%) MCTS
3 1 (9.09%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
3 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL
3 1 (9.09%) Veeam
3 1 (9.09%) Ektron
3 1 (9.09%) Xamarin
Dartford, Kent
SCC
Salary: £15,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Dartford
CPS Group
Salary: Depending on Experiance
Posted: 27 days ago