Period
to 26 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 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 26 May 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 > Maidstone
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 3 22
Rank change year-on-year -9 +19 -21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 16 61 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 13.22% 29.47% 11.27%
As % of the Vendors category 30.77% 57.55% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 53 15
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% +38.46%
10th Percentile £28,500 £22,400 £23,000
90th Percentile £53,000 £61,250 £58,500
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +6.06%

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 Maidstone.

All Vendors
Maidstone
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 52 106 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 42.98% 51.21% 40.14%
Number of salaries quoted 52 88 50
Maidstone median annual salary £40,656 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.64% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £27,500 £20,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £56,375
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Maidstone

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Maidstone

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Maidstone over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 6 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
5 5 (31.25%) Terminal Services
5 5 (31.25%) FMCG
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
7 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (18.75%) MVC
7 3 (18.75%) VMware
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (18.75%) C#
7 3 (18.75%) HTML
7 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 3 (18.75%) .NET
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 3 (18.75%) CSS
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
8 2 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
8 2 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (12.50%) Data Structures
8 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
8 2 (12.50%) Patch Management

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) BPCS
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) JSUnit
1 2 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (12.50%) Advertising
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) IT Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Support Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Support
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Support Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Deskside Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
1 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
1 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (18.75%) CSS
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (12.50%) CSS3
2 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
2 2 (12.50%) HTML5
2 2 (12.50%) RESTful
2 2 (12.50%) WCF
2 2 (12.50%) WPF
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) FMCG
2 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 2 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) iPad
3 1 (6.25%) iPhone
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (12.50%) Logistics
4 2 (12.50%) Patch Management
4 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) SOLID
4 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
5 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C#
1 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
2 5 (31.25%) Terminal Services
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Epicor
2 2 (12.50%) IFS
2 2 (12.50%) Infor
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Sage
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp