The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Folkestone region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 13 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 6.67% 8.75% 7.14%
As % of the Vendors category 8.57% 21.88% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
Median salary £24,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £29,600 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £46,000 £39,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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 Folkestone region.

Vendors Category
Folkestone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
35 32 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 77.78% 40.00% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 35
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

The demand trend of job ads across the Folkestone region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Folkestone

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Folkestone

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Folkestone region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) Time Management
4 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (33.33%) AMQP
4 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (33.33%) WCF
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Ajax
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Redis
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) JIRA
6 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 3 (33.33%) Redis
3 1 (11.11%) DTS
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Electronics
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Applications Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 2 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) WCF Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) VB Developer
4 1 (11.11%) VB Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) Ajax
2 3 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
1 4 (44.44%) Time Management
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) System Testing
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) R
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) SAP