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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 17 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 7 37 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 9.86% 35.58% 30.25%
As % of the Vendors category 17.50% 50.00% 65.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 21
Median salary £52,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £36,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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
40 74 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 56.34% 71.15% 46.30%
Number of salaries quoted 37 71 43
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

The demand trend of job ads across the Maidstone region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (23.53%) Office 365
4 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
4 4 (23.53%) Firewall
4 4 (23.53%) Citrix
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) .NET
4 4 (23.53%) C#
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) MS Office
5 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
5 3 (17.65%) IBM
5 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 3 (17.65%) DNS
5 3 (17.65%) Front End Development
5 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
5 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
6 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.76%) vSphere

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.88%) InDesign
2 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
1 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
1 3 (17.65%) Developer
1 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Developer
1 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Service Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
2 2 (11.76%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (17.65%) Front End Development
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
2 2 (11.76%) Project Management
2 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) BCP
3 1 (5.88%) Contact Management
3 1 (5.88%) Creative Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Facilities Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) MCITP
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCP
2 1 (5.88%) MCSA
2 1 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.76%) vSphere
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
1 2 (11.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) IBM
4 2 (11.76%) NetApp
4 2 (11.76%) Symantec
5 1 (5.88%) Adobe
5 1 (5.88%) Apple
5 1 (5.88%) Avaya
5 1 (5.88%) Forcepoint
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL