The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 10 16 2
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 127 135 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 15.16% 13.08% 22.90%
As % of the Vendors category 41.64% 31.84% 48.13%
Number of salaries quoted 109 99 198
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £22,644
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,300 £57,500
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 Milton Keynes region.

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
305 424 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 36.40% 41.09% 47.57%
Number of salaries quoted 250 333 362
Median salary £41,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.68% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 113 (39.24%) Windows
2 105 (36.46%) SQL Server
3 95 (32.99%) Finance
4 79 (27.43%) MS Excel
5 78 (27.08%) .NET
6 72 (25.00%) SQL
7 63 (21.88%) C#
7 63 (21.88%) ASP.NET
8 61 (21.18%) XML
9 59 (20.49%) JavaScript
10 56 (19.44%) MS Office
11 53 (18.40%) Active Directory
11 53 (18.40%) WCF
12 48 (16.67%) XSLT
12 48 (16.67%) HTML
13 47 (16.32%) CSS
14 44 (15.28%) Web Services
14 44 (15.28%) MVC
14 44 (15.28%) LINQ
15 41 (14.24%) Web Development
15 41 (14.24%) SLA
16 40 (13.89%) MS Exchange
17 39 (13.54%) jQuery
17 39 (13.54%) Team Foundation Server
18 37 (12.85%) ITIL
19 36 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
20 35 (12.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 33 (11.46%) HTML5
21 33 (11.46%) VB.NET
22 32 (11.11%) Web Design

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 40 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 22 (7.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (7.29%) SharePoint
4 16 (5.56%) IIS
5 11 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.69%) CMS
8 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.69%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.69%) Mule
8 2 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.35%) SAS
9 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 79 (27.43%) MS Excel
2 56 (19.44%) MS Office
3 12 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (3.82%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (5.90%) BusinessWorks
1 17 (5.90%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.35%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.35%) Sage 300 ERP
2 1 (0.35%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.74%) Office 365
3 2 (0.69%) Yammer
4 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.56%) Firewall
1 16 (5.56%) SAN
1 16 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 15 (5.21%) LAN
2 15 (5.21%) WAN
3 4 (1.39%) DHCP
3 4 (1.39%) DNS
3 4 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.04%) Intranet
5 2 (0.69%) Skype
6 1 (0.35%) ATM
6 1 (0.35%) Internet
6 1 (0.35%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.35%) SNMP
6 1 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (36.46%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (6.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (5.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (5.21%) MySQL
6 9 (3.13%) QlikView
7 8 (2.78%) MongoDB
8 7 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.08%) Pentaho
9 6 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.74%) SSDT
11 4 (1.39%) Big Data
11 4 (1.39%) OLAP
11 4 (1.39%) OLTP
11 4 (1.39%) Oracle OLAP
11 4 (1.39%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.69%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 39 (13.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (6.94%) Visual Studio
3 14 (4.86%) NUnit
4 8 (2.78%) Eclipse
4 8 (2.78%) IntelliJ
4 8 (2.78%) NetBeans
5 6 (2.08%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (1.74%) Axure RP
6 5 (1.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (1.39%) Selenium
8 3 (1.04%) JIRA
9 2 (0.69%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.69%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.69%) Maven
9 2 (0.69%) Moq
9 2 (0.69%) MSTest
10 1 (0.35%) SoapUI
General
1 95 (32.99%) Finance
2 10 (3.47%) Financial Institution
3 8 (2.78%) Banking
4 6 (2.08%) Billing
5 5 (1.74%) Advertising
5 5 (1.74%) Marketing
5 5 (1.74%) Retail
6 4 (1.39%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.04%) Automotive
8 2 (0.69%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Games
9 1 (0.35%) German Language
9 1 (0.35%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Local Government
9 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 85 (29.51%) Developer
2 64 (22.22%) Analyst
3 38 (13.19%) C# Developer
4 30 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 19 (6.60%) Support Analyst
7 17 (5.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (5.90%) Web Developer
8 15 (5.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 15 (5.21%) Senior Developer
8 15 (5.21%) Support Engineer
9 13 (4.51%) Applications Support
9 13 (4.51%) Help Desk Support
9 13 (4.51%) Software Developer
10 12 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
10 12 (4.17%) Administrator
10 12 (4.17%) Help Desk Analyst
11 11 (3.82%) Desktop Analyst
11 11 (3.82%) Help Desk Support Analyst
11 11 (3.82%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (27.08%) .NET
2 63 (21.88%) ASP.NET
3 61 (21.18%) XML
4 53 (18.40%) WCF
5 48 (16.67%) HTML
5 48 (16.67%) XSLT
6 47 (16.32%) CSS
7 44 (15.28%) LINQ
7 44 (15.28%) Web Services
8 39 (13.54%) jQuery
9 36 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (12.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 33 (11.46%) HTML5
12 30 (10.42%) .NET Framework
12 30 (10.42%) CSS3
13 15 (5.21%) WPF
14 14 (4.86%) SOAP
15 13 (4.51%) WinForms
16 11 (3.82%) REST
17 8 (2.78%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.07%) User Experience
2 22 (7.64%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.82%) Fat Client
4 11 (3.82%) Thin Client
5 10 (3.47%) Clustering
6 8 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.78%) Hedge funds
7 6 (2.08%) AS400
7 6 (2.08%) RSA SecurID
7 6 (2.08%) VAX
8 5 (1.74%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.39%) EPoS
10 3 (1.04%) Replication
11 2 (0.69%) BBC
12 1 (0.35%) Fintech
12 1 (0.35%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.35%) Smartcard
12 1 (0.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 113 (39.24%) Windows
2 19 (6.60%) Windows 8
3 17 (5.90%) Windows Server
4 16 (5.56%) Unix
5 15 (5.21%) Windows XP
6 12 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 12 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (2.43%) Solaris
9 6 (2.08%) VMS
10 5 (1.74%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (1.39%) Linux
12 2 (0.69%) Android
12 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.35%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (15.28%) MVC
2 41 (14.24%) Web Development
3 37 (12.85%) ITIL
4 32 (11.11%) Web Design
5 31 (10.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 28 (9.72%) Mobile First
7 25 (8.68%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (8.33%) SOA
8 24 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 19 (6.60%) Investment Management
10 18 (6.25%) Wealth Management
11 17 (5.90%) TDD
12 15 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (5.21%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (3.82%) Application Virtualisation
13 11 (3.82%) ETL
13 11 (3.82%) Virtual Environments
14 10 (3.47%) Mentoring
14 10 (3.47%) Project Management
14 10 (3.47%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (25.00%) SQL
2 63 (21.88%) C#
3 59 (20.49%) JavaScript
4 33 (11.46%) VB.NET
5 20 (6.94%) XPath
6 17 (5.90%) Java
7 16 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.08%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.74%) C++
10 3 (1.04%) ABAP
10 3 (1.04%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.69%) VB
12 1 (0.35%) C
12 1 (0.35%) Perl
12 1 (0.35%) Python
12 1 (0.35%) R
12 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (9.72%) Degree
2 24 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (4.51%) HND
4 10 (3.47%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.47%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.78%) GNVQ
6 7 (2.43%) ISEB
6 7 (2.43%) MCSE
7 6 (2.08%) CCNA
7 6 (2.08%) CCNP
7 6 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.39%) MCITP
8 4 (1.39%) MCP
9 3 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.35%) MCTS
10 1 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (14.24%) SLA
2 4 (1.39%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.39%) QA
3 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 53 (18.40%) Active Directory
2 29 (10.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.51%) Hyper-V
3 13 (4.51%) XenApp
4 12 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (4.17%) VMware ESX
5 11 (3.82%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (3.82%) VMware Server
6 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.69%) vSphere
7 2 (0.69%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (5.90%) TIBCO Hawk
2 11 (3.82%) Control-M
2 11 (3.82%) NetBackup
3 7 (2.43%) Backup Exec
3 7 (2.43%) HP SIM
4 6 (2.08%) BMC PATROL
4 6 (2.08%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (2.08%) Nagios
4 6 (2.08%) Netcool
4 6 (2.08%) NetVault Backup
4 6 (2.08%) OpenView
4 6 (2.08%) Tivoli
4 6 (2.08%) Tivoli NetView
5 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (1.74%) SCOM
6 3 (1.04%) Icinga
6 3 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.04%) Puppet
6 3 (1.04%) SCCM
6 3 (1.04%) vRealize
Vendors
1 32 (11.11%) VMware
2 23 (7.99%) HP
3 21 (7.29%) Cisco
3 21 (7.29%) Oracle
4 17 (5.90%) TIBCO
5 16 (5.56%) Citrix
6 12 (4.17%) SAP
7 11 (3.82%) IBM
7 11 (3.82%) Veritas
8 10 (3.47%) NetApp
9 8 (2.78%) Remedy
10 7 (2.43%) Cognos
11 6 (2.08%) BMC
11 6 (2.08%) Informatica
11 6 (2.08%) Jaspersoft
11 6 (2.08%) Talend
11 6 (2.08%) Wallstreet Suite
12 5 (1.74%) Altiris
12 5 (1.74%) SolarWinds
12 5 (1.74%) Telerik
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