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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 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.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 3 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 33 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 31.43% 32.35% 16.67%
As % of the Vendors category 47.83% 53.23% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 31 9
Median salary £26,000 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.00% +14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
23 62 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 65.71% 60.78% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 56 48
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

The demand trend of job ads across the Dunstable region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Dunstable

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 Dunstable region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) MS Office
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
4 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
5 5 (38.46%) Office 365
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) C#
7 3 (23.08%) HTML
7 3 (23.08%) .NET
7 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
7 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (23.08%) Driving Licence
8 2 (15.38%) CSS3
8 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 2 (15.38%) MVC
8 2 (15.38%) jQuery
8 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
8 2 (15.38%) HTML5
8 2 (15.38%) Unix
8 2 (15.38%) CSS
8 2 (15.38%) Web Services
8 2 (15.38%) ITIL
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 2 (15.38%) T-SQL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable 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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 7 (53.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) ClearQuest
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
1 1 (7.69%) NUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Support Technician
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support Technician
2 3 (23.08%) IT Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) CRM Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) CSS3
2 2 (15.38%) HTML5
2 2 (15.38%) jQuery
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) LINQ
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (7.69%) WCF
3 1 (7.69%) WinForms
3 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Fintech
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Unix
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Release Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.69%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (7.69%) MCITP
1 1 (7.69%) MCP
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) MCTS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe
1 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
1 1 (7.69%) Symantec
1 1 (7.69%) VMware