The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Malling region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 4 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 23 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 26.74% 30.56% 30.00%
As % of the Vendors category 45.10% 91.67% 46.88%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 15
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £45,000 £75,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 West Malling region.

Vendors Category
West Malling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51 12 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 59.30% 33.33% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 12 32
Median salary £30,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

The demand trend of job ads across the West Malling region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

Microsoft
Salary Trend in West Malling

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in West Malling

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in West Malling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the West Malling region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in West Malling

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West Malling region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (42.31%) MS Excel
3 21 (40.38%) MS Office
4 20 (38.46%) .NET
5 14 (26.92%) Windows
5 14 (26.92%) Active Directory
6 13 (25.00%) C#
7 12 (23.08%) Finance
8 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
9 10 (19.23%) HTML
9 10 (19.23%) SQL
9 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET
9 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (19.23%) Skype for Business
10 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (17.31%) Office 365
10 9 (17.31%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (17.31%) QA
10 9 (17.31%) SharePoint
10 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
10 9 (17.31%) MS Exchange
10 9 (17.31%) PRINCE2
10 9 (17.31%) DNS
10 9 (17.31%) MVC
10 9 (17.31%) Project Management
10 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (15.38%) ITIL
12 7 (13.46%) CSS
12 7 (13.46%) Visual Studio

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling 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 10 (19.23%) Skype for Business
2 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (17.31%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.31%) SharePoint
2 9 (17.31%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (11.54%) IIS
3 6 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 22 (42.31%) MS Excel
2 21 (40.38%) MS Office
3 5 (9.62%) MS Project
4 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
5 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Office 365
2 5 (9.62%) SaaS
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) DNS
2 7 (13.46%) Firewall
2 7 (13.46%) SAN
3 6 (11.54%) DHCP
4 3 (5.77%) HTTP
4 3 (5.77%) Internet
4 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.85%) SMTP
5 2 (3.85%) SSL
5 2 (3.85%) VLAN
6 1 (1.92%) ADSL
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.92%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.77%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (13.46%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.69%) Subversion
4 3 (5.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (3.85%) HP UFT
5 2 (3.85%) Selenium
5 2 (3.85%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.85%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.92%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.92%) ReSharper
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (17.31%) Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Analyst
2 8 (15.38%) Architect
2 8 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 7 (13.46%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (11.54%) .NET Developer
4 6 (11.54%) IT Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) IT Support
4 6 (11.54%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Senior IT Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Senior IT Support
4 6 (11.54%) Senior Support Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Applications Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Applications Project Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (38.46%) .NET
2 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET
2 10 (19.23%) HTML
3 7 (13.46%) CSS
4 6 (11.54%) WinForms
5 5 (9.62%) CSS3
5 5 (9.62%) HTML5
5 5 (9.62%) WCF
6 4 (7.69%) RESTful
6 4 (7.69%) XML
7 3 (5.77%) ADO.NET
7 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
7 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (5.77%) DHTML
7 3 (5.77%) SOAP
8 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.85%) Gherkin
9 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.92%) jQuery
9 1 (1.92%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Clustering
3 2 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) iPad
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Windows
2 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (13.46%) Windows 7
3 7 (13.46%) Windows 8
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.92%) Android
6 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.92%) Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (17.31%) MVC
2 9 (17.31%) PRINCE2
2 9 (17.31%) Project Management
2 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (15.38%) ITIL
4 7 (13.46%) Scrum
4 7 (13.46%) TOGAF
5 6 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
5 6 (11.54%) Migration
5 6 (11.54%) UML
6 5 (9.62%) Data Modelling
6 5 (9.62%) Data Protection
6 5 (9.62%) Lean Six Sigma
6 5 (9.62%) People Management
6 5 (9.62%) Resource Management
6 5 (9.62%) Six Sigma
6 5 (9.62%) Waterfall
7 4 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) C#
2 10 (19.23%) SQL
3 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.77%) VB
4 3 (5.77%) VBScript
5 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.85%) CCNP
4 2 (3.85%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) CCNA
5 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.92%) MCSA
5 1 (1.92%) MCSE
5 1 (1.92%) MCTS
5 1 (1.92%) MOS
5 1 (1.92%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) QA
2 7 (13.46%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.54%) Forefront TMG
2 6 (11.54%) ISA Server
2 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.62%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.77%) vCloud
5 2 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) SCOM
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (5.77%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Cisco
1 6 (11.54%) VMware
1 6 (11.54%) WatchGuard
2 5 (9.62%) HP
3 3 (5.77%) Dell
3 3 (5.77%) MobileIron
4 2 (3.85%) LANDesk
4 2 (3.85%) Remedy
5 1 (1.92%) BMC
5 1 (1.92%) BT
5 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.92%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (1.92%) F5
5 1 (1.92%) IPFX
5 1 (1.92%) Juniper
5 1 (1.92%) Openreach
5 1 (1.92%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.92%) Symantec