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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 14 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 7.69% 29.58% 46.55%
As % of the Vendors category 36.36% 45.65% 87.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 26
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +74.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £57,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
11 46 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 21.15% 64.79% 53.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 38 30
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 3 June 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Dartford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) MS Office
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 5 (38.46%) Internet
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) LAN
4 4 (30.77%) WAN
4 4 (30.77%) MCSE
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) WCF
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) IIS
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (23.08%) CCNA
5 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
5 3 (23.08%) Legal
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 3 (23.08%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) CMS
2 2 (15.38%) Umbraco
2 2 (15.38%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Office
2 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
1 5 (38.46%) Internet
2 4 (30.77%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MS Access
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) DTS
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (23.08%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (15.38%) CRM Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (30.77%) WCF
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
4 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5
4 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
4 2 (15.38%) CSS3
4 2 (15.38%) PhoneGap
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (15.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
1 2 (15.38%) iPhone
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
1 2 (15.38%) PlayStation
1 2 (15.38%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) OOD
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Image Processing
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VBA
3 2 (15.38%) Objective-C
3 2 (15.38%) Apple Swift
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) MCSE
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) MCP
4 1 (7.69%) MCTS
4 1 (7.69%) MCITP
4 1 (7.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Ektron
2 2 (15.38%) Xamarin
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