The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 30 44 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 21.90% 34.38% 15.00%
As % of the Vendors category 44.12% 68.75% 63.16%
Number of salaries quoted 25 37 7
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £56,000 £52,000
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 Maidstone region.

Vendors Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
68 64 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 49.64% 50.00% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 62 56 14
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £21,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £56,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Maidstone

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 38 (60.32%) MS Excel
2 31 (49.21%) SQL
3 25 (39.68%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (39.68%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (38.10%) OLAP
4 24 (38.10%) Data Analysis
4 24 (38.10%) Data Mapping
4 24 (38.10%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 24 (38.10%) Dashboard Development
5 23 (36.51%) SQL Server
6 20 (31.75%) Windows
6 20 (31.75%) Active Directory
7 19 (30.16%) VMware
8 18 (28.57%) Citrix
8 18 (28.57%) MS Exchange
9 16 (25.40%) DHCP
9 16 (25.40%) DNS
9 16 (25.40%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (20.63%) Finance
11 12 (19.05%) .NET
12 9 (14.29%) C#
12 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET
12 9 (14.29%) SAN
12 9 (14.29%) Thin Client
12 9 (14.29%) VoIP
12 9 (14.29%) Fat Client
13 8 (12.70%) Web Services
14 7 (11.11%) VBScript
14 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
14 7 (11.11%) Symantec

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 18 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.76%) IIS
3 2 (3.17%) ArcGIS
3 2 (3.17%) ArcIMS
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 38 (60.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.40%) DHCP
1 16 (25.40%) DNS
2 9 (14.29%) SAN
2 9 (14.29%) VoIP
3 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.17%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (39.68%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (38.10%) OLAP
2 24 (38.10%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 23 (36.51%) SQL Server
4 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 13 (20.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (63.49%) Analyst
2 24 (38.10%) MI Analyst
3 19 (30.16%) Information Analyst
4 13 (20.63%) Developer
5 9 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) Technical Support
6 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Senior Support Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Senior Technical Support
7 6 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Technical Support Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Support Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) .NET Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Analyst Developer
10 3 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (4.76%) Administrator
10 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.05%) .NET
2 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 8 (12.70%) Web Services
4 6 (9.52%) jQuery
5 4 (6.35%) XML
5 4 (6.35%) HTML
6 3 (4.76%) Entity Framework
6 3 (4.76%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.17%) Dojo
7 2 (3.17%) WCF
7 2 (3.17%) RESTful
7 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.17%) HTML5
7 2 (3.17%) Ajax
7 2 (3.17%) CSS
7 2 (3.17%) SOAP
7 2 (3.17%) ADO.NET
7 2 (3.17%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (3.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 9 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) GIS
4 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Statistics
5 1 (1.59%) Social Media
5 1 (1.59%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.75%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (38.10%) Data Analysis
2 24 (38.10%) Data Mapping
2 24 (38.10%) Dashboard Development
3 7 (11.11%) BCP
3 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.52%) MVC
5 4 (6.35%) TDD
6 3 (4.76%) SOA
6 3 (4.76%) Scrum
6 3 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (4.76%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.17%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.17%) System Testing
7 2 (3.17%) Analytics
7 2 (3.17%) Line Management
7 2 (3.17%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (3.17%) SDLC
7 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (49.21%) SQL
2 9 (14.29%) C#
3 7 (11.11%) VBScript
3 7 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 6 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.17%) Java
5 2 (3.17%) Python
6 1 (1.59%) VB6
6 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (6.35%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.76%) MCITP
3 1 (1.59%) MCSA
3 1 (1.59%) CCNA
3 1 (1.59%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.59%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (31.75%) Active Directory
2 16 (25.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.11%) vSphere
4 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 7 (11.11%) WSUS
1 7 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 19 (30.16%) VMware
2 18 (28.57%) Citrix
3 7 (11.11%) Symantec
4 4 (6.35%) Cisco
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle
6 2 (3.17%) ESRI
6 2 (3.17%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.17%) Veeam
6 2 (3.17%) Twitter
7 1 (1.59%) SonicWALL
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