Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chatham 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 6 months to 20 November 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 > Chatham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 11 10
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 13 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chatham 13.83% 12.90% 12.50%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 44.44% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 3
Chatham median annual salary £25,000 £28,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.28% -22.97% -1.33%
Kent median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -9.41% +13.33% -6.25%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Chatham.

All Vendors
Chatham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 39 36 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chatham 41.49% 29.03% 47.50%
Number of salaries quoted 37 30 8
Chatham median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.58% +2.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £21,250 £27,725
90th Percentile £57,625 £53,300 £57,125
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -3.75%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Chatham

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chatham.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Chatham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Chatham

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Chatham

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Chatham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Chatham over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Chatham

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Chatham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 9 (69.23%) SQL
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (69.23%) MS Visio
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (61.54%) XML
2 8 (61.54%) Risk Management
2 8 (61.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Customer-Centricity
6 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Banking
6 1 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
6 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.69%) Office 365
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) People Management
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chatham 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 9 (69.23%) MS Visio
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (30.77%) Applications Support
2 4 (30.77%) IT Support
3 2 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (15.38%) IT Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Support Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Risk Management
1 8 (61.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (7.69%) Customer-Centricity
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) ITSM
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) People Management
3 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (7.69%) SDLC
3 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Citrix
1 1 (7.69%) HP
1 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
1 1 (7.69%) VMware