The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Folkestone 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 29 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.

Microsoft
Kent / Folkestone
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 6 9
Rank change year-on-year -8 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Folkestone 4.44% 24.00% 11.43%
As % of the Vendors category 7.69% 33.33% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 4
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +52.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £47,500 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

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

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Folkestone
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 26 18 15
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Folkestone 57.78% 72.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 15
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,001 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £41,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Folkestone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Folkestone 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 Folkestone

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Folkestone

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 29 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 Folkestone region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) DTS
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Folkestone 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) DTS
3 1 (20.00%) OLAP
3 1 (20.00%) OLTP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
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