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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 15 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 22 57 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 10.28% 23.95% 15.36%
As % of the Vendors category 34.38% 52.78% 41.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 52 33
Median salary £48,500 £48,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.51% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £37,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +2.00%

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
64 108 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 29.91% 45.38% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 47 82 94
Median salary £65,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 20 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Luton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 27 (34.18%) Windows
1 27 (34.18%) MS Excel
2 26 (32.91%) SQL
3 25 (31.65%) DevOps
4 23 (29.11%) .NET
5 22 (27.85%) Amazon AWS
6 21 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (24.05%) High Availability
8 18 (22.78%) C#
9 17 (21.52%) SQL Server
9 17 (21.52%) Load Balancing
10 15 (18.99%) Puppet
10 15 (18.99%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (18.99%) ASP.NET
11 14 (17.72%) Web Services
12 13 (16.46%) MVC
12 13 (16.46%) .NET Framework
13 12 (15.19%) Ansible
13 12 (15.19%) E-Commerce
13 12 (15.19%) LAN
13 12 (15.19%) SDLC
14 11 (13.92%) SLA
14 11 (13.92%) ETL
14 11 (13.92%) AngularJS
15 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (12.66%) WAN
15 10 (12.66%) Project Management
15 10 (12.66%) ITIL
16 9 (11.39%) T-SQL
16 9 (11.39%) Change Management

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 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (34.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.06%) MS Office
2 4 (5.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 22 (27.85%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.06%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (5.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.19%) LAN
2 10 (12.66%) WAN
3 5 (6.33%) DNS
4 4 (5.06%) Firewall
4 4 (5.06%) Wireshark
5 2 (2.53%) ADSL
5 2 (2.53%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.53%) Frame Relay
5 2 (2.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.06%) OLAP
4 4 (5.06%) OLTP
4 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.53%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.53%) Power BI
6 2 (2.53%) QlikView
7 1 (1.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Fiddler
2 2 (2.53%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.27%) NUnit
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (10.13%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Marketing
2 6 (7.59%) Retail
3 3 (3.80%) Banking
4 2 (2.53%) Publishing
4 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (27.85%) Analyst
2 17 (21.52%) Developer
3 13 (16.46%) AWS Engineer
3 13 (16.46%) C# Developer
4 9 (11.39%) .NET Developer
4 9 (11.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Architect
7 6 (7.59%) Business Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) SQL Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Applications Developer
8 5 (6.33%) C# Application Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Junior
8 5 (6.33%) Lead Business Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Technical Business Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Technical Leader
9 4 (5.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.06%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.11%) .NET
2 15 (18.99%) ASP.NET
3 14 (17.72%) Web Services
4 13 (16.46%) .NET Framework
5 11 (13.92%) AngularJS
6 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (10.13%) RESTful
8 7 (8.86%) CSS
9 6 (7.59%) Entity Framework
9 6 (7.59%) Middleware
9 6 (7.59%) Ninject
10 5 (6.33%) J2EE
10 5 (6.33%) JSON
10 5 (6.33%) XML
11 4 (5.06%) HTML
11 4 (5.06%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (5.06%) WCF
12 3 (3.80%) HTML5
12 3 (3.80%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (7.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 6 (7.59%) Replication
2 3 (3.80%) Clustering
2 3 (3.80%) iPad
2 3 (3.80%) Linked Data
3 2 (2.53%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (34.18%) Windows
2 8 (10.13%) Linux
3 5 (6.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.65%) DevOps
2 21 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (24.05%) High Availability
4 17 (21.52%) Load Balancing
5 13 (16.46%) MVC
6 12 (15.19%) E-Commerce
6 12 (15.19%) SDLC
7 11 (13.92%) ETL
8 10 (12.66%) ITIL
8 10 (12.66%) Project Management
9 9 (11.39%) Change Management
10 8 (10.13%) API Design
10 8 (10.13%) SOA
11 7 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (8.86%) Presales
12 6 (7.59%) Dependency Injection
12 6 (7.59%) Kanban
12 6 (7.59%) Release Management
12 6 (7.59%) Service Delivery
12 6 (7.59%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.91%) SQL
2 18 (22.78%) C#
3 9 (11.39%) PowerShell
3 9 (11.39%) T-SQL
4 8 (10.13%) Java
4 8 (10.13%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.06%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.53%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.53%) VBA
7 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) MCSA
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.06%) CCNA
2 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.06%) Degree
3 2 (2.53%) MCSE
3 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.53%) VCP6
3 2 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.27%) MCITP
4 1 (1.27%) MCP
4 1 (1.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.92%) SLA
2 5 (6.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.53%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (18.99%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (18.99%) Puppet
2 12 (15.19%) Ansible
3 1 (1.27%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (7.59%) Oracle
2 4 (5.06%) Adobe
2 4 (5.06%) Cisco
2 4 (5.06%) Informatica
3 2 (2.53%) 3Com
3 2 (2.53%) DoubleClick
3 2 (2.53%) EMC
3 2 (2.53%) HP
3 2 (2.53%) VMware
4 1 (1.27%) Intel Security
4 1 (1.27%) Symantec
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