The table below looks at the statistics for MSF skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSF over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Solutions Framework (MSF)
Rank 920 916 971
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +55
Permanent jobs citing MSF 11 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.019% 0.007%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.013% 0.022% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 6
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £70,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +75.00%
MSF
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
84831 88940 95165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.67% 85.86% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 71295 72668 77384
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

MSF
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSF across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

MSF Jobs Demand Trend in England

MSF
Salary Trend in England

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

MSF Salary Trend in England

MSF
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSF within the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands - 7 £50,000 - 1
London -4 4 - -
MSF
UK

MSF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing MSF 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 MSF.

1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) Oracle
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) Scrum
5 7 (46.67%) Financial Institution
5 7 (46.67%) Finance
5 7 (46.67%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (46.67%) Java
5 7 (46.67%) Degree
5 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
6 6 (40.00%) Workflow
6 6 (40.00%) SOA
7 5 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 5 (33.33%) SQL
7 5 (33.33%) XML
7 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (26.67%) Office 365
8 4 (26.67%) IaaS
8 4 (26.67%) SaaS
8 4 (26.67%) PaaS
8 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
8 4 (26.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (26.67%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (26.67%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (26.67%) Presales
8 4 (26.67%) T-SQL

MSF
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing MSF 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 MSF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Summit
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (6.67%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (26.67%) IaaS
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
1 4 (26.67%) PaaS
1 4 (26.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) MS Access
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Ant
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Ivy
1 1 (6.67%) Hudson
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) Lombardi
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
1 1 (6.67%) Rational Rose
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
1 7 (46.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Lead Software Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Cloud Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Designer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Process Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Development Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Software Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Software Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) jBPM
4 1 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) Velocity
4 1 (6.67%) WinForms
4 1 (6.67%) XSD
4 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Scrum
3 7 (46.67%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (40.00%) SOA
4 6 (40.00%) Workflow
5 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 4 (26.67%) Identity Management
6 4 (26.67%) Presales
7 2 (13.33%) MVC
7 2 (13.33%) UML
8 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (6.67%) Dependency Management
8 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.67%) OO
8 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 1 (6.67%) Project Management
8 1 (6.67%) RUP
8 1 (6.67%) SDLC
8 1 (6.67%) TDD
8 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
4 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
4 4 (26.67%) VBScript
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) XPath
5 1 (6.67%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (26.67%) MIIS
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Dell
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £44000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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