The first table below looks at the demand for BizTalk Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 230 220 215
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing BizTalk Server 25 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.49% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.73% 2.71% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 25
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1445 1328 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.14% 18.02% 19.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1184 1131 1278
Average salary £36,250 £36,600 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% +12.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
BizTalk Server
England

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BizTalk Server across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

BizTalk Server
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BizTalk Server across the North West region.

BizTalk Server Salary Trend in the North West

BizTalk Server
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BizTalk Server within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester -7 21 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Cheshire +3 3 - -
Lancashire 0 1 £30,000 -
BizTalk Server
England

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing BizTalk Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BizTalk Server.

1 28 (71.79%) Windows
2 27 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 21 (53.85%) C#
3 21 (53.85%) .NET
3 21 (53.85%) WCF
4 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET
5 16 (41.03%) Finance
6 15 (38.46%) VMware
7 14 (35.90%) TDD
7 14 (35.90%) NUnit
7 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (35.90%) MSMQ
7 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
7 14 (35.90%) VB.NET
7 14 (35.90%) Citrix
7 14 (35.90%) NHibernate
7 14 (35.90%) jQuery
7 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (35.90%) MongoDB
7 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 9 (23.08%) Replication
8 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (20.51%) Business Continuity
9 8 (20.51%) SAN
9 8 (20.51%) GIS
9 8 (20.51%) SLA
9 8 (20.51%) SQL
9 8 (20.51%) MS Excel

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing BizTalk Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BizTalk Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) SAN
2 7 (17.95%) Firewall
2 7 (17.95%) LAN
2 7 (17.95%) WAN
2 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.56%) VoIP
3 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 14 (35.90%) MongoDB
3 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) NUnit
2 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Automotive
2 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Developer
2 13 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 8 (20.51%) DBA
3 8 (20.51%) SQL DBA
4 6 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
4 6 (15.38%) Network Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
6 4 (10.26%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Integration Specialist
7 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Programmer
8 2 (5.13%) Network Support
8 2 (5.13%) Administrator
8 2 (5.13%) .NET Programmer
9 1 (2.56%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Network Support Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Server Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (53.85%) .NET
1 21 (53.85%) WCF
2 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET
3 14 (35.90%) MSMQ
3 14 (35.90%) jQuery
3 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 14 (35.90%) NHibernate
4 7 (17.95%) Middleware
5 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Replication
2 8 (20.51%) GIS
3 3 (7.69%) NHS
4 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (71.79%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) TDD
2 8 (20.51%) Business Continuity
3 6 (15.38%) CRM
4 3 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (7.69%) Migration
4 3 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.13%) Low Latency
5 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
5 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.13%) SOA
6 1 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) C#
2 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
2 14 (35.90%) VB.NET
3 8 (20.51%) SQL
4 2 (5.13%) C++
4 2 (5.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) CCNA
1 7 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (15.38%) CCENT
3 1 (2.56%) MCSE
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) SLA
2 3 (7.69%) HL7
3 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (2.56%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) VMware
2 14 (35.90%) Citrix
3 7 (17.95%) TIBCO
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) Intel
5 1 (2.56%) Mitel
5 1 (2.56%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.56%) ProCurve
5 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.56%) Juniper
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