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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 10 15 1
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 137 146 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.93% 13.58% 25.36%
As % of the Vendors category 41.77% 31.67% 51.74%
Number of salaries quoted 124 116 208
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,975 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
328 461 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 40.54% 42.88% 49.00%
Number of salaries quoted 287 378 375
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 21 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 109 (37.07%) Windows
2 101 (34.35%) SQL Server
3 100 (34.01%) Finance
4 81 (27.55%) MS Excel
5 78 (26.53%) .NET
6 70 (23.81%) SQL
7 64 (21.77%) C#
8 61 (20.75%) ASP.NET
9 60 (20.41%) Active Directory
10 54 (18.37%) XML
10 54 (18.37%) JavaScript
11 53 (18.03%) VMware
12 52 (17.69%) MS Exchange
13 49 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 46 (15.65%) WCF
15 45 (15.31%) MS Office
16 43 (14.63%) CSS
17 42 (14.29%) MVC
17 42 (14.29%) HTML
18 41 (13.95%) SLA
19 40 (13.61%) XSLT
20 38 (12.93%) ITIL
21 37 (12.59%) LINQ
22 36 (12.24%) Web Development
22 36 (12.24%) Cisco
23 35 (11.90%) Web Services
24 33 (11.22%) Citrix
24 33 (11.22%) Team Foundation Server
25 32 (10.88%) ASP.NET MVC
25 32 (10.88%) .NET Framework

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 52 (17.69%) MS Exchange
2 21 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (6.46%) SharePoint
4 13 (4.42%) IIS
5 11 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.02%) MS Project Server
7 3 (1.02%) SAS
7 3 (1.02%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.68%) Mule
8 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.68%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.34%) CMS
9 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 81 (27.55%) MS Excel
2 45 (15.31%) MS Office
3 13 (4.42%) MS Visio
4 9 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (6.12%) BusinessWorks
2 17 (5.78%) TIBCO iProcess
3 2 (0.68%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.34%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.34%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.06%) Office 365
3 7 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.68%) OneDrive
4 2 (0.68%) Yammer
5 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (10.20%) SAN
2 27 (9.18%) TCP/IP
3 26 (8.84%) LAN
3 26 (8.84%) WAN
4 21 (7.14%) Firewall
5 4 (1.36%) DHCP
5 4 (1.36%) DNS
5 4 (1.36%) MPLS
5 4 (1.36%) Skype
5 4 (1.36%) VoIP
5 4 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.68%) ATM
6 2 (0.68%) Intranet
7 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.34%) Internet
7 1 (0.34%) SNMP
7 1 (0.34%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (34.35%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (5.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (5.44%) MySQL
6 8 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.38%) Big Data
7 7 (2.38%) QlikView
8 6 (2.04%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.70%) Pentaho
9 5 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.70%) SSDT
10 4 (1.36%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.36%) OLAP
10 4 (1.36%) OLTP
10 4 (1.36%) Oracle OLAP
10 4 (1.36%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (11.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (6.80%) Visual Studio
3 15 (5.10%) NUnit
4 9 (3.06%) Axure RP
5 8 (2.72%) Eclipse
5 8 (2.72%) IntelliJ
5 8 (2.72%) NetBeans
6 5 (1.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (1.70%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (1.36%) Selenium
8 2 (0.68%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.68%) JIRA
8 2 (0.68%) Maven
8 2 (0.68%) Moq
8 2 (0.68%) MSTest
9 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.34%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
General
1 100 (34.01%) Finance
2 11 (3.74%) Financial Institution
3 9 (3.06%) Banking
4 5 (1.70%) Advertising
4 5 (1.70%) Marketing
4 5 (1.70%) Retail
5 4 (1.36%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.02%) Automotive
7 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.34%) Billing
8 1 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Games
8 1 (0.34%) German Language
8 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 83 (28.23%) Developer
2 65 (22.11%) Analyst
3 43 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 32 (10.88%) C# Developer
5 29 (9.86%) .NET Developer
6 21 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 20 (6.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 19 (6.46%) Web Developer
9 18 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
10 17 (5.78%) Support Engineer
11 16 (5.44%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 16 (5.44%) Consultant
12 15 (5.10%) Senior Developer
13 14 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
13 14 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
13 14 (4.76%) Desktop Support
14 13 (4.42%) Help Desk Analyst
14 13 (4.42%) Help Desk Support
14 13 (4.42%) Help Desk Support Analyst
15 12 (4.08%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (26.53%) .NET
2 61 (20.75%) ASP.NET
3 54 (18.37%) XML
4 46 (15.65%) WCF
5 43 (14.63%) CSS
6 42 (14.29%) HTML
7 40 (13.61%) XSLT
8 37 (12.59%) LINQ
9 35 (11.90%) Web Services
10 32 (10.88%) .NET Framework
10 32 (10.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 32 (10.88%) jQuery
11 30 (10.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 24 (8.16%) HTML5
13 23 (7.82%) CSS3
14 16 (5.44%) WPF
15 14 (4.76%) WinForms
16 12 (4.08%) SOAP
17 11 (3.74%) REST
18 8 (2.72%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.82%) User Experience
2 17 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.10%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.74%) Fat Client
4 11 (3.74%) Thin Client
5 9 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.72%) Hedge funds
7 7 (2.38%) Clustering
7 7 (2.38%) Statistics
8 6 (2.04%) AS400
8 6 (2.04%) RSA SecurID
8 6 (2.04%) VAX
9 5 (1.70%) Data Integration
9 5 (1.70%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.36%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.36%) EPoS
11 3 (1.02%) Replication
12 2 (0.68%) BBC
12 2 (0.68%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 109 (37.07%) Windows
2 19 (6.46%) Windows 8
3 17 (5.78%) Unix
4 15 (5.10%) Windows Server
5 14 (4.76%) Windows XP
6 12 (4.08%) Windows 7
7 10 (3.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (2.72%) Linux
8 8 (2.72%) Solaris
8 8 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.04%) VMS
10 5 (1.70%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (1.36%) Android
11 4 (1.36%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.68%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.34%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (14.29%) MVC
2 38 (12.93%) ITIL
3 36 (12.24%) Web Development
4 27 (9.18%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (8.16%) Web Design
6 23 (7.82%) Responsive Web Design
6 23 (7.82%) SOA
7 22 (7.48%) Mobile First
8 21 (7.14%) Wealth Management
9 20 (6.80%) Software Engineering
10 19 (6.46%) Investment Management
11 16 (5.44%) Project Management
12 14 (4.76%) TDD
13 12 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
13 12 (4.08%) SDLC
13 12 (4.08%) TOGAF
14 11 (3.74%) Application Virtualisation
14 11 (3.74%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (3.74%) Mentoring
14 11 (3.74%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 70 (23.81%) SQL
2 64 (21.77%) C#
3 54 (18.37%) JavaScript
4 27 (9.18%) VB.NET
5 18 (6.12%) Java
5 18 (6.12%) XPath
6 17 (5.78%) T-SQL
7 12 (4.08%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.70%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.36%) C++
10 3 (1.02%) ABAP
10 3 (1.02%) Perl
10 3 (1.02%) Python
10 3 (1.02%) R
10 3 (1.02%) VB
11 1 (0.34%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (8.16%) Degree
3 15 (5.10%) CCNA
3 15 (5.10%) CCNP
3 15 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (4.08%) HND
5 11 (3.74%) SC Cleared
5 11 (3.74%) Security Cleared
6 10 (3.40%) ISEB
7 7 (2.38%) MCSE
8 5 (1.70%) CCA
8 5 (1.70%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (1.70%) MCP
8 5 (1.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.36%) GNVQ
9 4 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.36%) MCITP
9 4 (1.36%) VCAP
10 3 (1.02%) MCTS
11 2 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (13.95%) SLA
2 7 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.70%) QA
4 3 (1.02%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.34%) COBIT
5 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 60 (20.41%) Active Directory
2 49 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (9.86%) XenApp
4 22 (7.48%) VMware ESX
5 15 (5.10%) Hyper-V
6 12 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
6 12 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (3.74%) VMware Server
8 10 (3.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 10 (3.40%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (2.04%) XenDesktop
10 5 (1.70%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.68%) vSphere
12 1 (0.34%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (5.78%) TIBCO Hawk
2 11 (3.74%) Control-M
2 11 (3.74%) NetBackup
3 10 (3.40%) SCOM
4 7 (2.38%) Backup Exec
4 7 (2.38%) HP SIM
5 6 (2.04%) BMC PATROL
5 6 (2.04%) Legato
5 6 (2.04%) Nagios
5 6 (2.04%) Netcool
5 6 (2.04%) NetVault Backup
5 6 (2.04%) OpenView
5 6 (2.04%) SCCM
5 6 (2.04%) Tivoli
5 6 (2.04%) Tivoli NetView
6 5 (1.70%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (1.02%) Icinga
7 3 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.02%) Puppet
7 3 (1.02%) vRealize
Vendors
1 53 (18.03%) VMware
2 36 (12.24%) Cisco
3 33 (11.22%) Citrix
4 22 (7.48%) Oracle
5 20 (6.80%) HP
6 19 (6.46%) NetApp
7 18 (6.12%) TIBCO
8 13 (4.42%) SAP
9 12 (4.08%) IBM
10 11 (3.74%) AppSense
10 11 (3.74%) Veritas
11 9 (3.06%) SolarWinds
12 7 (2.38%) Remedy
13 6 (2.04%) Wall Street Systems
14 5 (1.70%) Altiris
14 5 (1.70%) BMC
14 5 (1.70%) CheckPoint
14 5 (1.70%) Computacenter
14 5 (1.70%) Informatica
14 5 (1.70%) Telerik
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