Period
to 25 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dartford 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 25 February 2018 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 > Dartford
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 1 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 +18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 34 54 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 27.42% 49.54% 23.08%
As % of the Vendors category 73.91% 77.14% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 24
Dartford median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £30,050 £33,250 £22,375
90th Percentile £54,250 £58,750 £52,500
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -

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 Dartford.

All Vendors
Dartford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 46 70 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 37.10% 64.22% 56.41%
Number of salaries quoted 39 48 63
Dartford median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £30,650 £32,125 £24,200
90th Percentile £51,750 £67,500 £52,500
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -6.25%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Dartford

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Dartford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Dartford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Dartford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Dartford over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Dartford

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Dartford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 29 (85.29%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) C#
3 19 (55.88%) OO
3 19 (55.88%) OOD
3 19 (55.88%) Software Engineering
3 19 (55.88%) WPF
4 17 (50.00%) WCF
5 13 (38.24%) Cisco
6 10 (29.41%) VMware
6 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
7 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
8 7 (20.59%) ITIL
9 6 (17.65%) MCSE
9 6 (17.65%) MCSA
9 6 (17.65%) Linux
9 6 (17.65%) HP
9 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (17.65%) CCNA
9 6 (17.65%) Change Management
9 6 (17.65%) ITSM
9 6 (17.65%) Project Management
9 6 (17.65%) ITIL V3
9 6 (17.65%) Incident Management
10 4 (11.76%) 802.1X
10 4 (11.76%) Telepresence
10 4 (11.76%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (11.76%) Degree
10 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dartford 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 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) 802.11
1 4 (11.76%) DHCP
1 4 (11.76%) DNS
1 4 (11.76%) DPNSS
1 4 (11.76%) IPsec
1 4 (11.76%) LAN
1 4 (11.76%) MPLS
1 4 (11.76%) QSIG
1 4 (11.76%) SNMP
1 4 (11.76%) Telepresence
1 4 (11.76%) WAN
1 4 (11.76%) Wireless
1 4 (11.76%) WLAN
2 2 (5.88%) Skype
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
1 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Software Engineer
2 17 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) IT Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) IT Support
3 6 (17.65%) IT Support Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Support
6 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Office 365 Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Server Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (55.88%) WPF
2 17 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (11.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.94%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 29 (85.29%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 6 (17.65%) Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) OO
1 19 (55.88%) OOD
1 19 (55.88%) Software Engineering
2 7 (20.59%) ITIL
3 6 (17.65%) Change Management
3 6 (17.65%) Incident Management
3 6 (17.65%) ITIL V3
3 6 (17.65%) ITSM
3 6 (17.65%) Project Management
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.88%) Change Control
5 2 (5.88%) Concurrent Programming
5 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
5 2 (5.88%) MVVM
5 2 (5.88%) Office Automation
5 2 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (5.88%) UML
6 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.94%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) C#
2 1 (2.94%) C
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) CCNA
1 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (17.65%) MCSA
1 6 (17.65%) MCSE
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PMP
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (11.76%) ProxySG
3 4 (11.76%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Cisco
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
3 6 (17.65%) HP
4 4 (11.76%) Aruba
4 4 (11.76%) Blue Coat
4 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 4 (11.76%) ProCurve
4 4 (11.76%) Riverbed
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle
6 1 (2.94%) IBM
6 1 (2.94%) Mitel
6 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com