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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 16 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 11.76% 18.07% 22.81%
As % of the Vendors category 21.62% 28.30% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 13
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
37 53 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 54.41% 63.86% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 35 36 23
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £35,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,500 £60,000
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 28 August 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Dartford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) OO
4 5 (41.67%) OOD
4 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) WCF
4 5 (41.67%) WPF
5 4 (33.33%) Image Processing
5 4 (33.33%) ISO 9001
5 4 (33.33%) UML
6 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (16.67%) MCTS
7 2 (16.67%) MCITP
7 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (16.67%) MCSE
7 2 (16.67%) MCSA
7 2 (16.67%) LAN
7 2 (16.67%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) MS Office
7 2 (16.67%) MCP
7 2 (16.67%) C++
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (8.33%) JavaScript

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) IPv4
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) VLAN
3 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
1 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support
4 1 (8.33%) Software Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Applications Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
1 5 (41.67%) WCF
1 5 (41.67%) WPF
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) OO
1 5 (41.67%) OOD
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Image Processing
2 4 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) VBScript
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCTS
2 2 (16.67%) MCITP
2 2 (16.67%) MCP
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) Dell
1 1 (8.33%) VMware
1 1 (8.33%) SonicWALL
1 1 (8.33%) Veeam
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