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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 11 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 16 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 19.28% 22.81% 23.08%
As % of the Vendors category 28.57% 56.52% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 9
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
56 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 67.47% 40.35% 48.72%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 19
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +73.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Dartford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Dartford region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Dartford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
1 14 (38.89%) Marketing
2 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
2 13 (36.11%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (33.33%) Windows
4 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (25.00%) SQL
4 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (25.00%) VMware
5 8 (22.22%) C#
5 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (22.22%) Cisco
6 7 (19.44%) DNS
6 7 (19.44%) WAN
6 7 (19.44%) DHCP
6 7 (19.44%) T-SQL
6 7 (19.44%) IIS
6 7 (19.44%) Visualisation
7 6 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
7 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 6 (16.67%) .NET
7 6 (16.67%) Business Objects
7 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 6 (16.67%) SNMP
7 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
7 6 (16.67%) LAN
7 6 (16.67%) CCNP
7 6 (16.67%) CCNA
7 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 7 (19.44%) IIS
2 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) FastStats
2 1 (2.78%) PowerPivot
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) WAN
1 7 (19.44%) DHCP
1 7 (19.44%) DNS
2 6 (16.67%) LAN
2 6 (16.67%) Network Security
2 6 (16.67%) SNMP
3 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.78%) VPN
4 1 (2.78%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.56%) OLAP
5 1 (2.78%) MOLAP
5 1 (2.78%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (38.89%) Marketing
2 2 (5.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Developer
2 6 (16.67%) Tester
2 6 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Account Manager
2 6 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 6 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 6 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Network Specialist
2 6 (16.67%) Network Security Specialist
2 6 (16.67%) PPC Specialist
2 6 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
2 6 (16.67%) PPC Manager
2 6 (16.67%) PPC Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) PPC Executive
3 3 (8.33%) Applications Developer
3 3 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
3 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) .NET
1 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (11.11%) CSS
2 4 (11.11%) HTML
3 3 (8.33%) XML
3 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (8.33%) MDX
3 3 (8.33%) WCF
3 3 (8.33%) WPF
4 2 (5.56%) Ajax
4 2 (5.56%) CSS3
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (2.78%) HTML5
5 1 (2.78%) REST
5 1 (2.78%) jQuery
5 1 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Visualisation
2 6 (16.67%) Statistics
3 2 (5.56%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.78%) iPhone
4 1 (2.78%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (16.67%) SEO
2 6 (16.67%) Pay per click
2 6 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 6 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
3 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
3 5 (13.89%) Workflow
4 4 (11.11%) OO
4 4 (11.11%) OOD
5 3 (8.33%) CRM
5 3 (8.33%) MVC
5 3 (8.33%) Migration
5 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (8.33%) Propensity Modelling
6 2 (5.56%) Image Processing
6 2 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) C#
3 7 (19.44%) T-SQL
4 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (2.78%) XPath
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.67%) CCNP
2 6 (16.67%) CCNA
2 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (13.89%) MCITP
3 5 (13.89%) MCDBA
4 2 (5.56%) Degree
5 1 (2.78%) NCDA
5 1 (2.78%) NCIE
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.78%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (13.89%) SLA
3 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) vSphere
4 1 (2.78%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) VMware
2 8 (22.22%) Cisco
3 6 (16.67%) Mitel
3 6 (16.67%) Google
3 6 (16.67%) Riverbed
3 6 (16.67%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe
4 1 (2.78%) EMC
4 1 (2.78%) NetApp
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