The table below looks at the statistics for MSF skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSF over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Solutions Framework (MSF)
Rank 897 920 966
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +46
Permanent jobs citing MSF 4 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.021% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.005% 0.025% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 4
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -31.25%
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
79872 89595 96471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.94% 86.67% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 67651 74112 78795
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

MSF
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing MSF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSF within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands - 4 £50,000 -
MSF
UK

MSF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing MSF 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 England region with a requirement for MSF.

1 11 (91.67%) .NET
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 10 (83.33%) C#
3 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
3 8 (66.67%) Degree
3 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 7 (58.33%) Workflow
4 7 (58.33%) Finance
4 7 (58.33%) Financial Institution
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (50.00%) Java
5 6 (50.00%) SOA
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 4 (33.33%) Identity Management
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) MIIS
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 4 (33.33%) VBScript
6 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 4 (33.33%) SAP
6 4 (33.33%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) SaaS
6 4 (33.33%) PaaS
6 4 (33.33%) Office 365

MSF
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 6 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) IaaS
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
1 4 (33.33%) PaaS
1 4 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) ATM
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
1 7 (58.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Lead Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Lead Software Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Cloud Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Designer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 4 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Scrum
1 8 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) Workflow
3 6 (50.00%) SOA
4 4 (33.33%) Identity Management
4 4 (33.33%) Presales
4 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 4 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) HND
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (33.33%) MIIS
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) SAP