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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Kent / West Malling
Rank 19 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 12 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 16.22% 37.31% 29.41%
As % of the Vendors category 52.17% 65.79% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 5
Median salary £28,500 £47,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.31% -16.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £44,100 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%

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
23 38 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 31.08% 56.72% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 13
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -17.39%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 26 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in West Malling

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 18 (75.00%) .NET
2 16 (66.67%) HTML
2 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 16 (66.67%) CSS
2 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (58.33%) MVC
4 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 12 (50.00%) TDD
4 12 (50.00%) RESTful
4 12 (50.00%) SDLC
5 11 (45.83%) SOLID
5 11 (45.83%) CSS3
5 11 (45.83%) HTML5
6 7 (29.17%) C#
6 7 (29.17%) Windows
7 6 (25.00%) SQL
7 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
9 4 (16.67%) Finance
9 4 (16.67%) SOAP
9 4 (16.67%) REST
9 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (16.67%) WCF
10 3 (12.50%) JSON
10 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (12.50%) XML
10 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
10 3 (12.50%) EDI
10 3 (12.50%) VMware

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 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) ADSL
1 2 (8.33%) DHCP
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
1 2 (8.33%) VLAN
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Selenium
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Lead Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Coordinator
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Lead Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Network Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Server Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery Coordinator
6 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (4.17%) IT Support
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) .NET
2 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 16 (66.67%) CSS
2 16 (66.67%) HTML
3 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (50.00%) RESTful
4 11 (45.83%) CSS3
4 11 (45.83%) HTML5
5 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
6 4 (16.67%) REST
6 4 (16.67%) SOAP
6 4 (16.67%) WCF
7 3 (12.50%) EDI
7 3 (12.50%) JSON
7 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (12.50%) XML
8 2 (8.33%) WinForms
9 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
9 1 (4.17%) ActiveX
9 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (58.33%) MVC
2 12 (50.00%) SDLC
2 12 (50.00%) TDD
3 11 (45.83%) SOLID
4 2 (8.33%) BCP
4 2 (8.33%) CRM
4 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Data Management
4 2 (8.33%) Presales
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) OO
5 1 (4.17%) OOP
5 1 (4.17%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (29.17%) C#
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.17%) C++
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CCNA
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.33%) MCITP
1 2 (8.33%) MCP
1 2 (8.33%) MCSE
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) XenApp
2 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) VMware
2 2 (8.33%) LANDesk
2 2 (8.33%) Nimsoft
2 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix
3 1 (4.17%) Dell
3 1 (4.17%) NetApp
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle