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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Kent / Folkestone
Rank 19 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 4.62% 21.28% 8.11%
As % of the Vendors category 8.11% 41.67% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 3
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +31.94%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +2.00%

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
37 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 56.92% 51.06% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 15
Median salary £34,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,001 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,700 £41,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Folkestone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Folkestone region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Folkestone

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) DTS
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS

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 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) DTS
3 1 (20.00%) OLAP
3 1 (20.00%) OLTP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle