The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 16 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 51 37 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 11.49% 14.45% 18.61%
As % of the Vendors category 32.08% 38.95% 31.29%
Number of salaries quoted 43 36 31
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 Luton region.

Vendors Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
159 95 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 35.81% 37.11% 59.49%
Number of salaries quoted 138 77 131
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Luton

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Luton region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Luton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 5 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 Luton region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 35 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 29 (34.52%) Windows
3 25 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (28.57%) SQL
4 24 (28.57%) .NET
5 22 (26.19%) DevOps
6 21 (25.00%) High Availability
7 19 (22.62%) C#
7 19 (22.62%) Load Balancing
8 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
9 16 (19.05%) Web Services
9 16 (19.05%) E-Commerce
9 16 (19.05%) MVC
9 16 (19.05%) Puppet
9 16 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (17.86%) ITIL
11 14 (16.67%) .NET Framework
12 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Azure
12 13 (15.48%) Project Management
13 12 (14.29%) Ansible
14 11 (13.10%) SDLC
14 11 (13.10%) ASP.NET
14 11 (13.10%) LAN
14 11 (13.10%) SLA
14 11 (13.10%) Active Directory
15 10 (11.90%) ETL
15 10 (11.90%) Oracle
15 10 (11.90%) Linux
16 9 (10.71%) WAN

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 3 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.19%) JBoss
3 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 35 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.14%) MS Office
2 6 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (7.14%) MS Project
3 1 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.38%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (2.38%) SaaS
4 1 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.10%) LAN
2 9 (10.71%) WAN
3 7 (8.33%) DNS
4 3 (3.57%) SAN
5 2 (2.38%) Firewall
5 2 (2.38%) iSCSI
5 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.19%) DHCP
6 1 (1.19%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.76%) OLAP
3 4 (4.76%) OLTP
3 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (2.38%) Power BI
5 2 (2.38%) QlikView
6 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.19%) MS Access
6 1 (1.19%) MySQL
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.19%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.19%) NUnit
2 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Retail
3 3 (3.57%) Marketing
4 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.19%) Automotive
5 1 (1.19%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (23.81%) Analyst
2 13 (15.48%) AWS Engineer
2 13 (15.48%) Developer
3 11 (13.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (10.71%) Architect
4 9 (10.71%) C# Architect
4 9 (10.71%) C# Developer
4 9 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Web Architect
6 7 (8.33%) .NET Architect
6 7 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 7 (8.33%) Software Architect
7 6 (7.14%) Applications Support
7 6 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
7 6 (7.14%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Applications Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) C# Application Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (28.57%) .NET
2 16 (19.05%) Web Services
3 14 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 11 (13.10%) ASP.NET
5 9 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (9.52%) Middleware
6 8 (9.52%) Ninject
6 8 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (9.52%) RESTful
7 7 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 6 (7.14%) Entity Framework
9 4 (4.76%) CSS
9 4 (4.76%) J2EE
10 3 (3.57%) HTML
10 3 (3.57%) WCF
11 2 (2.38%) jQuery
11 2 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
12 1 (1.19%) Razor View Engine
12 1 (1.19%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.33%) iPad
3 6 (7.14%) Data Integration
3 6 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (7.14%) Replication
4 4 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.57%) Clustering
6 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.38%) Statistics
7 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.19%) Life Science
7 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.19%) Photography
7 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (34.52%) Windows
2 10 (11.90%) Linux
3 9 (10.71%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.76%) Unix
5 1 (1.19%) Debian
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (26.19%) DevOps
3 21 (25.00%) High Availability
4 19 (22.62%) Load Balancing
5 16 (19.05%) E-Commerce
5 16 (19.05%) MVC
6 15 (17.86%) ITIL
7 13 (15.48%) Project Management
8 11 (13.10%) SDLC
9 10 (11.90%) ETL
10 9 (10.71%) Change Management
10 9 (10.71%) TDD
11 8 (9.52%) API Design
11 8 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
12 7 (8.33%) Service Delivery
12 7 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (8.33%) Web Development
13 6 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
13 6 (7.14%) Problem Management
13 6 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.57%) SQL
2 19 (22.62%) C#
3 6 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.95%) Java
4 5 (5.95%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.76%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.57%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.38%) VBA
8 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.33%) Degree
3 5 (5.95%) MCSA
4 4 (4.76%) MCP
5 3 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.38%) CCNA
6 2 (2.38%) MCDST
6 2 (2.38%) MCSE
6 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.38%) VCP6
6 2 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.19%) MBA
7 1 (1.19%) MCITP
7 1 (1.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.10%) SLA
2 4 (4.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.10%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.38%) VMware Server
3 2 (2.38%) vSphere
4 1 (1.19%) Docker
4 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.19%) LXC
4 1 (1.19%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (19.05%) Puppet
2 12 (14.29%) Ansible
3 1 (1.19%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) Oracle
2 4 (4.76%) Cisco
2 4 (4.76%) Informatica
2 4 (4.76%) VMware
3 3 (3.57%) Adobe
4 2 (2.38%) 3Com
4 2 (2.38%) EMC
4 2 (2.38%) HP
4 2 (2.38%) Laserfiche
5 1 (1.19%) IFS
5 1 (1.19%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.19%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.19%) Symantec
Luton, Bedfordshire
Michael Page International
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 14 days ago
Luton
easyJet Airline
Posted: 14 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago