The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Canterbury with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 25 June 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.

Microsoft
Kent / Canterbury
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 - 20
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 13 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canterbury 36.11% - 4.65%
As % of the Vendors category 76.47% - 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 2
Median salary £27,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Canterbury.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Canterbury
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 17 15 27
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canterbury 47.22% 75.00% 62.79%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 27
Median salary £27,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Canterbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canterbury citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Canterbury

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Canterbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Canterbury.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Canterbury

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Canterbury region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 12 (80.00%) PHP
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) VBA
2 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) Web Services
2 12 (80.00%) XML
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) Intranet
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (46.67%) Visualfiles
3 7 (46.67%) Case Management
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) JIRA
4 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (13.33%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) IIS
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) SMTP
5 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (6.67%) SAN

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canterbury 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 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) Intranet
2 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Junior
2 7 (46.67%) Junior .NET Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Junior Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Junior SQL Developer
3 5 (33.33%) HTML Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Server Support
5 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
1 12 (80.00%) Web Services
1 12 (80.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Case Management
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 12 (80.00%) PHP
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) VBA
3 2 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Infor