The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Tunbridge Wells region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 23 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 47 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 9.91% 28.31% 37.76%
As % of the Vendors category 36.67% 72.31% 72.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9 45 36
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 Tunbridge Wells region.

Vendors Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
30 65 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 27.03% 39.16% 52.04%
Number of salaries quoted 25 63 49
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Tunbridge Wells

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Tunbridge Wells region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Tunbridge Wells

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 14 (56.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (48.00%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (44.00%) Windows
4 10 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (36.00%) SQL
5 9 (36.00%) Citrix
6 8 (32.00%) T-SQL
6 8 (32.00%) MS Office
6 8 (32.00%) Degree
7 7 (28.00%) Manual Testing
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
7 7 (28.00%) C#
7 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (24.00%) MVC
8 6 (24.00%) Finance
9 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
9 5 (20.00%) SOA
9 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
9 5 (20.00%) MSMQ
9 5 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (16.00%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (16.00%) SaaS
10 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
10 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (16.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (16.00%) Redis

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) CMS
1 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Office
2 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) LAN
1 2 (8.00%) WAN
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (16.00%) Redis
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) NCrunch
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) MSI
2 1 (4.00%) AdminStudio
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium
2 1 (4.00%) JSUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (4.00%) Grunt
2 1 (4.00%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Law
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Tester
2 7 (28.00%) Software Tester
3 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Tester
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Software Tester
3 5 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Applications Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# Application Developer
5 3 (12.00%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Head of IT
6 2 (8.00%) SQL DBA
6 2 (8.00%) Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (8.00%) Architect
6 2 (8.00%) DBA
7 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (20.00%) MSMQ
4 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (16.00%) WCF
4 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (16.00%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (16.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (16.00%) SignalR
4 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (16.00%) Dapper ORM
5 3 (12.00%) WinForms
5 3 (12.00%) HTML
6 2 (8.00%) Web Services
7 1 (4.00%) CSS
7 1 (4.00%) Ajax
7 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
7 1 (4.00%) Backbone.js
7 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.00%) Blog
4 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (8.00%) Social Media
4 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.00%) Biometrics
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Solaris
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (28.00%) Manual Testing
2 6 (24.00%) MVC
3 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 5 (20.00%) SOA
3 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Data Management
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Workflow
5 2 (8.00%) EAI
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (8.00%) OO
5 2 (8.00%) DSDM
5 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (28.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) VB
4 2 (8.00%) VB6
5 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) MCSA
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) CCA
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
3 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Citrix
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Sun
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) Apple
3 1 (4.00%) Mercator
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.00%) Meru Networks
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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Salary: £Market
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
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