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 3 months to 24 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 / Dartford
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 6 13
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 15 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 32.61% 33.33% 14.00%
As % of the Vendors category 68.18% 63.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 6
Median salary £29,000 £42,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.76% +17.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £42,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £43,750
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 Dartford.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Dartford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 22 30 14
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dartford 47.83% 52.63% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 12
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Dartford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dartford 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Dartford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Dartford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 14 (50.00%) C#
2 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Cisco
3 12 (42.86%) LAN
3 12 (42.86%) WAN
3 12 (42.86%) MPLS
4 11 (39.29%) .NET
5 9 (32.14%) DHCP
5 9 (32.14%) DNS
5 9 (32.14%) Firewall
5 9 (32.14%) Wireless
5 9 (32.14%) WCF
6 8 (28.57%) Network Security
6 8 (28.57%) Mitel
6 8 (28.57%) Network Design
6 8 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 8 (28.57%) IPsec
6 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 8 (28.57%) 802.11
6 8 (28.57%) DPNSS
6 8 (28.57%) QSIG
6 8 (28.57%) SNMP
6 8 (28.57%) 802.1X
6 8 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
7 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (25.00%) Degree
8 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (21.43%) Advertising
8 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET

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 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (10.71%) Skype for Business
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) LAN
1 12 (42.86%) MPLS
1 12 (42.86%) WAN
2 9 (32.14%) DHCP
2 9 (32.14%) DNS
2 9 (32.14%) Firewall
2 9 (32.14%) Wireless
3 8 (28.57%) 802.11
3 8 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (28.57%) DPNSS
3 8 (28.57%) IPsec
3 8 (28.57%) Network Security
3 8 (28.57%) QSIG
3 8 (28.57%) SNMP
4 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
5 4 (14.29%) DSL
6 3 (10.71%) Skype
7 1 (3.57%) DMZ
7 1 (3.57%) IMAP
7 1 (3.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (21.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco Design Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) Security Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Developer
3 6 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Field Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) IT Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) .NET
2 9 (32.14%) WCF
3 8 (28.57%) 802.1X
4 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (17.86%) WPF
6 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (14.29%) Ninject
6 4 (14.29%) Node.js
7 3 (10.71%) CSS
7 3 (10.71%) HTML
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.57%) Aurelia
8 1 (3.57%) Classic ASP
8 1 (3.57%) jQuery
8 1 (3.57%) MAPI
8 1 (3.57%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.86%) Blackberry
3 4 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) iPhone
4 1 (3.57%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Network Design
1 8 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
2 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.86%) Image Processing
3 5 (17.86%) ITIL
3 5 (17.86%) MVC
3 5 (17.86%) OO
3 5 (17.86%) OOD
3 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
3 5 (17.86%) UML
4 4 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (14.29%) Patch Management
4 4 (14.29%) TDD
4 4 (14.29%) Web Application Development
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.14%) Web Development
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.29%) ANSI C
3 4 (14.29%) C
3 4 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Cisco
2 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 8 (28.57%) Mitel
3 1 (3.57%) Apple
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) Draytek
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
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