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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 6 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tonbridge 17.65% 15.00% 41.67%
As % of the Vendors category 40.00% 75.00% 65.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 13
Average salary £27,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.04% +15.00%
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 Tonbridge region.

Vendors Category
Tonbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
15 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tonbridge 44.12% 20.00% 63.89%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 19
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £31,250 £16,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 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 8 (57.14%) SQL
1 8 (57.14%) MS Office
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 4 (28.57%) VB
4 3 (21.43%) .NET
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) OLAP
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) DNS
4 3 (21.43%) Publishing
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (14.29%) Business Development
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) MCSE
5 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (14.29%) HTML

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Tonbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Office
2 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) VPN
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) VoIP
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) OLAP
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Publishing
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst Programmer
3 3 (21.43%) Programmer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (14.29%) MI Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) MSMQ
3 1 (7.14%) WinForms
3 1 (7.14%) Silverlight
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
3 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.14%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
1 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Business Development
3 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
3 2 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) MVVM
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) VB6
4 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
3 1 (7.14%) MCTS
3 1 (7.14%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) VMware