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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 15 1
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 30.00% 2.50% 75.00%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 4.76% 84.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 21
Average salary £77,500 £26,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+198.07% -30.66%
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 West Malling region.

Vendors Category
West Malling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
6 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 60.00% 52.50% 89.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 24
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the West Malling region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in West Malling

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Malling 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 12 (50.00%) Windows
1 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 12 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
4 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
4 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (29.17%) Operations Management
4 7 (29.17%) Business Continuity
4 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
4 7 (29.17%) .NET
5 6 (25.00%) ITIL
5 6 (25.00%) VMware
5 6 (25.00%) Migration
5 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (25.00%) vSphere
6 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (20.83%) PCI DSS
6 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
6 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (20.83%) Information Security
6 5 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
6 5 (20.83%) Linux
6 5 (20.83%) IBM
7 4 (16.67%) HP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Malling 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 (8.33%) SAS
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.17%) Lync
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) TACACS
1 3 (12.50%) Firewall
1 3 (12.50%) Wireless
1 3 (12.50%) VPN
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 2 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) VoIP
3 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.17%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (4.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) OLTP
2 2 (8.33%) Data Mart
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.33%) ReSharper
2 2 (8.33%) Fiddler
3 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Information Manager
1 5 (20.83%) Information Security Manager
1 5 (20.83%) Security Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Build Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Network Operations Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Network Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Head of Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Trainee
5 1 (4.17%) Software Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (4.17%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (20.83%) Linux
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
1 7 (29.17%) Operations Management
1 7 (29.17%) Business Continuity
1 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Migration
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
3 5 (20.83%) Information Security
4 4 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Coaching
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) SOA
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.17%) UML
7 1 (4.17%) Use Case
7 1 (4.17%) Usability Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) C#
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
2 2 (8.33%) TypeScript
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (12.50%) CCNA
5 2 (8.33%) CCDA
6 1 (4.17%) CCDP
6 1 (4.17%) CCNP
6 1 (4.17%) CCSA
6 1 (4.17%) CCSE
6 1 (4.17%) JNCIA
6 1 (4.17%) JNCIS
6 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (20.83%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.17%) SLA
3 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (25.00%) vSphere
2 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) VMware
2 5 (20.83%) IBM
2 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
3 4 (16.67%) HP
4 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.17%) Remedy
6 1 (4.17%) Websense
6 1 (4.17%) Avaya
6 1 (4.17%) Juniper
6 1 (4.17%) Acme Packet
6 1 (4.17%) F5
6 1 (4.17%) Verint
6 1 (4.17%) LogRhythm
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago