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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 16 6
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 20.93% 20.97% 24.24%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 41.94% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 8
Average salary £50,000 £36,125 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.40% -19.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £27,500 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
18 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 41.86% 50.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 21
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 8 February 2016, 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 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) C#
3 13 (59.09%) Degree
4 12 (54.55%) WCF
4 12 (54.55%) WPF
4 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 12 (54.55%) OO
4 12 (54.55%) OOD
5 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
6 9 (40.91%) .NET
7 7 (31.82%) Image Processing
7 7 (31.82%) UML
7 7 (31.82%) ISO 9001
8 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
9 4 (18.18%) Linux
10 3 (13.64%) MCTS
10 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
10 3 (13.64%) MCITP
10 3 (13.64%) CCENT
10 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (13.64%) MCP
10 3 (13.64%) MS Office
10 3 (13.64%) MCSE
10 3 (13.64%) MCSA
10 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
10 3 (13.64%) LAN
10 3 (13.64%) WAN

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.64%) LAN
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) .NET Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Test Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) WCF
1 12 (54.55%) WPF
2 9 (40.91%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) OO
1 12 (54.55%) OOD
1 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 7 (31.82%) Image Processing
2 7 (31.82%) UML
3 1 (4.55%) Business Transformation
3 1 (4.55%) Contact Management
3 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.55%) CRM
3 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
3 1 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) CCENT
2 3 (13.64%) CCNA
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) MCITP
2 3 (13.64%) MCP
2 3 (13.64%) MCSA
2 3 (13.64%) MCSE
2 3 (13.64%) MCTS
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco
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