The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Tonbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 12 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tonbridge 12.50% 13.04% 7.69%
As % of the Vendors category 26.67% 75.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Average salary £28,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 Tonbridge region.

Vendors Category
Tonbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
15 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tonbridge 46.88% 17.39% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 2
Average salary £55,000 £31,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.00% -30.55%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Tonbridge

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Tonbridge

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Tonbridge

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Tonbridge

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tonbridge

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Tonbridge 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Silverlight
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) WinForms
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Tonbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Tonbridge 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.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) CouchDB
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Silverlight
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) WinForms
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
Tonbridge, Kent
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Salary: £135.00 per week
Posted: 21 days ago