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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 20 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 40 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 3.85% 38.10% 36.98%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 47.06% 83.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 33 50
Average salary £27,500 £33,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £25,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £37,500 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,522 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -
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
12 85 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 15.38% 80.95% 44.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 77 61
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) .NET
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Back Office
5 5 (31.25%) MVC
5 5 (31.25%) VMware
5 5 (31.25%) jQuery
5 5 (31.25%) Android
5 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Phone
5 5 (31.25%) MS Office
5 5 (31.25%) C#
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) OO
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (31.25%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (25.00%) Citrix
6 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (25.00%) Firewall
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) DTS
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (31.25%) Back Office
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Support
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Support
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Support
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Support Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
1 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) jQuery
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) ADO
4 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET
4 1 (6.25%) COM
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Android
2 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Phone
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) MVC
2 5 (31.25%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) BCP
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) ERP
3 1 (6.25%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) VBScript
5 1 (6.25%) VB
5 1 (6.25%) VB6
5 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCNA
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (12.50%) MCSE
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 2 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (6.25%) AirWatch
2 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) Avaya
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
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Salary: Negotiable £ + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Negotiable £ + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus pension healthcare
Posted: 17 days ago