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 3 months to 23 March 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Kent / Chatham
Rank 4 3 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 16 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chatham 21.92% 42.31% 21.05%
As % of the Vendors category 31.37% 66.67% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 4
Median salary £32,500 £30,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.43% -32.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £46,250 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.66% -  

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 Chatham.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Chatham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 51 33 8
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chatham 69.86% 63.46% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 8
Median salary £30,000 £31,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% -31.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,700 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Chatham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chatham 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 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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Chatham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 22 (91.67%) MS Excel
2 14 (58.33%) Windows
3 13 (54.17%) C#
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
6 10 (41.67%) Unix
6 10 (41.67%) Solaris
6 10 (41.67%) Linux
6 10 (41.67%) UML
6 10 (41.67%) OOA/OOD
6 10 (41.67%) OO
6 10 (41.67%) Oracle9i Database
6 10 (41.67%) XHTML
6 10 (41.67%) HTML
6 10 (41.67%) Java
6 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 10 (41.67%) PHP
6 10 (41.67%) VB
6 10 (41.67%) VB.NET
6 10 (41.67%) .NET
6 10 (41.67%) Oracle
6 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 10 (41.67%) CSS
6 10 (41.67%) SOAP
6 10 (41.67%) Web Services
6 10 (41.67%) XML
6 10 (41.67%) XSLT
6 10 (41.67%) ECMAScript
6 10 (41.67%) Red Hat
6 10 (41.67%) Open Source

Microsoft
Top Related 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 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (91.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle Database
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) OLAP
3 1 (4.17%) OLTP
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
2 4 (16.67%) Retail
2 4 (16.67%) Retail Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Billing
4 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) C# Developer
3 7 (29.17%) .NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Mortgage Business Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Software Support Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
1 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
1 10 (41.67%) CSS
1 10 (41.67%) HTML
1 10 (41.67%) SOAP
1 10 (41.67%) Web Services
1 10 (41.67%) XHTML
1 10 (41.67%) XML
1 10 (41.67%) XSLT
2 3 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (41.67%) Linux
3 10 (41.67%) Solaris
3 10 (41.67%) Unix
3 10 (41.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
4 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Change Control
1 10 (41.67%) Functional Testing
1 10 (41.67%) OO
1 10 (41.67%) OOA/OOD
1 10 (41.67%) Open Source
1 10 (41.67%) Software Testing
1 10 (41.67%) UML
1 10 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) API Development
3 3 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.17%) ETL
5 1 (4.17%) IT Strategy
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C#
2 10 (41.67%) ECMAScript
2 10 (41.67%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (41.67%) PHP
2 10 (41.67%) VB
2 10 (41.67%) VB.NET
3 7 (29.17%) VBScript
4 3 (12.50%) Delphi
4 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle
1 10 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.33%) Remedy
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix
3 1 (4.17%) VMware