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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 12 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 22.22% 26.32% 41.03%
As % of the Vendors category 36.36% 83.33% 59.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 16
Median salary £34,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £26,900 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £42,750 £63,515
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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 West Malling region.

Vendors Category
West Malling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
33 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 61.11% 31.58% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 27
Median salary £29,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,980 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +4.95%

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 22 July 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in West Malling

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) MS Office
3 16 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 14 (35.00%) Active Directory
5 13 (32.50%) Windows
6 11 (27.50%) .NET
7 10 (25.00%) Finance
7 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (22.50%) Skype for Business
8 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (22.50%) ITIL
8 9 (22.50%) PRINCE2
8 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
8 9 (22.50%) Project Management
9 8 (20.00%) DNS
9 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (20.00%) Office 365
10 7 (17.50%) SLA
10 7 (17.50%) SAN
10 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
11 6 (15.00%) C#
11 6 (15.00%) SQL
11 6 (15.00%) Visual Studio
11 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
11 6 (15.00%) VMware
11 6 (15.00%) Firewall
11 6 (15.00%) Migration
11 6 (15.00%) TOGAF
11 6 (15.00%) Windows 8
11 6 (15.00%) SharePoint 2010

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 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
1 9 (22.50%) Skype for Business
2 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (15.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (12.50%) IIS
4 5 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (45.00%) MS Office
2 16 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (12.50%) MS Project
4 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Office 365
2 4 (10.00%) SaaS
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) DNS
2 7 (17.50%) SAN
3 6 (15.00%) Firewall
4 5 (12.50%) DHCP
5 3 (7.50%) HTTP
5 3 (7.50%) Internet
5 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.00%) SMTP
6 2 (5.00%) SSL
6 2 (5.00%) VLAN
7 1 (2.50%) ADSL
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.50%) FWSM
7 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.50%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.50%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.50%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.50%) Selenium
3 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Back Office
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (15.00%) Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) Architect
2 6 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) IT Support
3 5 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Senior IT Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Senior IT Support
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Applications Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Applications Project Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) .NET
2 5 (12.50%) CSS
2 5 (12.50%) HTML
3 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.50%) CSS3
3 3 (7.50%) HTML5
3 3 (7.50%) WCF
4 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (5.00%) RESTful
4 2 (5.00%) SOAP
4 2 (5.00%) WinForms
5 1 (2.50%) CGI
5 1 (2.50%) EDI
5 1 (2.50%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.50%) SGML
5 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.50%) VRML
5 1 (2.50%) Web Services
5 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Clustering
2 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) iPad
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (15.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) Android
6 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) PRINCE2
2 9 (22.50%) Project Management
2 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (15.00%) Data Protection
3 6 (15.00%) Migration
3 6 (15.00%) TOGAF
4 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 5 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
4 5 (12.50%) MVC
4 5 (12.50%) People Management
4 5 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 5 (12.50%) Six Sigma
5 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (10.00%) Security Management
6 3 (7.50%) Process Management
6 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) C#
1 6 (15.00%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) CCNA
3 1 (2.50%) CCNP
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.50%) MCSA
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) MCTS
3 1 (2.50%) MOS
3 1 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) SLA
2 6 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (12.50%) ISA Server
4 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.50%) vCloud
6 2 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) SCOM
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (5.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.00%) SCCM
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) VMware
2 5 (12.50%) Cisco
2 5 (12.50%) HP
2 5 (12.50%) WatchGuard
3 3 (7.50%) MobileIron
4 2 (5.00%) Dell
4 2 (5.00%) IPFX
4 2 (5.00%) LANDesk
4 2 (5.00%) Remedy
4 2 (5.00%) Symantec
5 1 (2.50%) BMC
5 1 (2.50%) BT
5 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.50%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (2.50%) F5
5 1 (2.50%) Juniper
5 1 (2.50%) Openreach
5 1 (2.50%) Palo Alto