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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 2 8 1
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 14 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 43.75% 19.64% 50.00%
As % of the Vendors category 70.00% 39.29% 70.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 22
Median salary £37,500 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.46% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £67,500 £59,500
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
20 28 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 62.50% 50.00% 70.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 31
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 3 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in West Malling

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) .NET
3 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 11 (61.11%) MVC
4 10 (55.56%) TDD
4 10 (55.56%) CSS
4 10 (55.56%) HTML
4 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 10 (55.56%) HTML5
4 10 (55.56%) RESTful
4 10 (55.56%) CSS3
4 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (55.56%) SOLID
4 10 (55.56%) SDLC
5 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 5 (27.78%) Windows
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
7 4 (22.22%) VMware
7 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
8 3 (16.67%) SQL
9 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
9 2 (11.11%) C#
9 2 (11.11%) WinForms
9 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
10 1 (5.56%) HP
10 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (5.56%) SAN
10 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003

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 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) VLAN
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) .NET Developer
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Lead .NET Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Lead Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior .NET Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Network Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Server Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Software Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (55.56%) CSS
3 10 (55.56%) CSS3
3 10 (55.56%) HTML
3 10 (55.56%) HTML5
3 10 (55.56%) RESTful
4 2 (11.11%) WinForms
5 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET
5 1 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) MVC
3 10 (55.56%) SDLC
3 10 (55.56%) SOLID
3 10 (55.56%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) BCP
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Data Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Security Management
4 1 (5.56%) Server Patching
4 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.56%) User Stories
4 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CCNA
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (5.56%) MCITP
1 1 (5.56%) MCP
1 1 (5.56%) MCSE
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) IPFX
2 1 (5.56%) LANDesk
2 1 (5.56%) Nimsoft
2 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec