The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 3 11 1
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 20 4 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 28.57% 8.70% 39.82%
As % of the Vendors category 41.67% 16.67% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 43
Average salary £40,000 £37,800 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.82% -24.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,684 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunstable region.

Vendors Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
48 24 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 68.57% 52.17% 76.99%
Number of salaries quoted 43 23 78
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -35.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Dunstable region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Dunstable

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Dunstable region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Dunstable

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) MS Office
2 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
3 10 (40.00%) Banking
4 8 (32.00%) Tieto
4 8 (32.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (32.00%) Financial Institution
5 7 (28.00%) Windows
5 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
5 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (24.00%) jQuery
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (24.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (24.00%) HTML5
6 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (24.00%) Entity Framework
6 6 (24.00%) CSS3
6 6 (24.00%) Change Management
6 6 (24.00%) MVC
6 6 (24.00%) C#
6 6 (24.00%) HTML
6 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (24.00%) .NET
6 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) MS Office
1 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) FTP
1 1 (4.00%) PuTTY
1 1 (4.00%) WinSCP
1 1 (4.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (16.00%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (12.00%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (4.00%) OLAP
6 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.00%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Toad
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) Banking
3 8 (32.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 2 (8.00%) French Language
4 2 (8.00%) German Language
4 2 (8.00%) Hindi Language
4 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Customer Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Service Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Head of IT
5 2 (8.00%) Head of Managed Services
5 2 (8.00%) Head of Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (24.00%) jQuery
1 6 (24.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (24.00%) HTML5
1 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (24.00%) Entity Framework
1 6 (24.00%) CSS3
1 6 (24.00%) HTML
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
1 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (24.00%) CSS
1 6 (24.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) Social Media
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) Change Management
3 6 (24.00%) MVC
3 6 (24.00%) ITIL
4 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (16.00%) Time Management
5 4 (16.00%) Release Management
5 4 (16.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (16.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) CRM
6 3 (12.00%) Test Planning
7 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (8.00%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (8.00%) Coaching
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.00%) BPR
8 1 (4.00%) Migration
8 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) C#
2 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB
1 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (8.00%) PMP
1 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.00%) MCSA
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Tieto
2 3 (12.00%) HP
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) VocaLink
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-55k
Posted: 6 days ago