The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 104 115 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 19.70% 18.58% 17.83%
As % of the Vendors category 45.02% 45.10% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 88 93 110
Median salary £34,750 £33,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.30% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Microsoft
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Vendors Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
231 255 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 43.75% 41.20% 42.52%
Number of salaries quoted 159 220 257
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £56,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Northampton

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Northampton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 103 (47.25%) Windows
2 80 (36.70%) SQL Server
3 78 (35.78%) Windows Server
4 68 (31.19%) MS Excel
5 64 (29.36%) SQL
5 64 (29.36%) Citrix
6 59 (27.06%) SAN
7 55 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
8 53 (24.31%) Hyper-V
9 47 (21.56%) .NET
9 47 (21.56%) Linux
10 45 (20.64%) Server Virtualisation
11 43 (19.72%) MS Office
12 40 (18.35%) Mentoring
13 36 (16.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 35 (16.06%) PowerShell
15 29 (13.30%) C#
15 29 (13.30%) Business Intelligence
16 28 (12.84%) VMware
16 28 (12.84%) XenServer
17 27 (12.39%) Windows Server 2008
17 27 (12.39%) ITIL
18 26 (11.93%) MySQL
18 26 (11.93%) Cisco
18 26 (11.93%) HP
19 25 (11.47%) XenApp
20 24 (11.01%) Capacity Planning
20 24 (11.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 24 (11.01%) SharePoint
21 22 (10.09%) TCP/IP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 24 (11.01%) SharePoint
2 17 (7.80%) Apache
2 17 (7.80%) Tomcat
3 12 (5.50%) MS Exchange
4 9 (4.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.75%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.38%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.92%) IIS
9 2 (0.92%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.46%) CMS
10 1 (0.46%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 68 (31.19%) MS Excel
2 43 (19.72%) MS Office
3 4 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (5.96%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (3.67%) Visualfiles
3 7 (3.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.38%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.46%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.13%) Office 365
3 4 (1.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (27.06%) SAN
2 22 (10.09%) TCP/IP
3 13 (5.96%) LAN
3 13 (5.96%) WAN
4 12 (5.50%) IP Telephony
5 7 (3.21%) Skype
6 4 (1.83%) DHCP
6 4 (1.83%) DNS
6 4 (1.83%) Firewall
6 4 (1.83%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (1.83%) Wireless
7 3 (1.38%) VoIP
8 2 (0.92%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.92%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.46%) FTP
9 1 (0.46%) Internet
9 1 (0.46%) RS-232
9 1 (0.46%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (36.70%) SQL Server
2 36 (16.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (11.93%) MySQL
4 24 (11.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (5.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (5.50%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (4.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 9 (4.13%) MongoDB
8 8 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.83%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.83%) Power BI
10 4 (1.83%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.38%) OLAP
11 3 (1.38%) OLAP Cube
12 2 (0.92%) DTS
12 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (4.59%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.29%) JIRA
3 4 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.92%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.92%) Selenium
5 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (10.09%) Legal
2 18 (8.26%) Finance
3 15 (6.88%) Retail
4 8 (3.67%) Welsh Language
5 7 (3.21%) Law
6 5 (2.29%) Banking
7 4 (1.83%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.92%) Advertising
8 2 (0.92%) Billing
9 1 (0.46%) Electronics
9 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 72 (33.03%) Analyst
2 45 (20.64%) Developer
3 39 (17.89%) Support Analyst
4 25 (11.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (11.01%) Service Analyst
6 21 (9.63%) Server Support
7 19 (8.72%) Server Analyst
8 18 (8.26%) Server Support Analyst
8 18 (8.26%) Service Desk Analyst
9 17 (7.80%) Applications Support
10 15 (6.88%) Architect
11 13 (5.96%) .NET Developer
12 12 (5.50%) Citrix Analyst
12 12 (5.50%) Citrix Support
12 12 (5.50%) Citrix Support Analyst
12 12 (5.50%) Linux Support
12 12 (5.50%) Windows Support Analyst
13 11 (5.05%) Business Intelligence Architect
14 10 (4.59%) Applications Support Analyst
14 10 (4.59%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (21.56%) .NET
2 21 (9.63%) ASP.NET
3 15 (6.88%) HTML
4 12 (5.50%) CSS
5 9 (4.13%) Classic ASP
5 9 (4.13%) jQuery
6 8 (3.67%) Ajax
6 8 (3.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (2.29%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.38%) MDX
9 3 (1.38%) Web Services
10 1 (0.46%) ADO.NET
10 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 1 (0.46%) Java EE
10 1 (0.46%) Middleware
10 1 (0.46%) NHibernate
10 1 (0.46%) SAP Smart Forms
10 1 (0.46%) VCL
10 1 (0.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.09%) Data Centre
2 15 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.96%) iPad
4 9 (4.13%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.83%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.83%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.38%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.46%) CMDB
8 1 (0.46%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Licensing
8 1 (0.46%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 103 (47.25%) Windows
2 78 (35.78%) Windows Server
3 47 (21.56%) Linux
4 27 (12.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (8.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (4.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (3.67%) Ubuntu
7 8 (3.67%) Windows 7
7 8 (3.67%) Windows 8
8 5 (2.29%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (20.64%) Server Virtualisation
3 40 (18.35%) Mentoring
4 29 (13.30%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (12.39%) ITIL
6 24 (11.01%) Capacity Planning
7 22 (10.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 22 (10.09%) Service Delivery
8 20 (9.17%) Open Source
9 14 (6.42%) Project Management
10 13 (5.96%) Scrum
11 12 (5.50%) Incident Management
12 11 (5.05%) E-Commerce
13 10 (4.59%) MVC
13 10 (4.59%) Service Management
14 9 (4.13%) Root Cause Analysis
14 9 (4.13%) Software Testing
15 8 (3.67%) Case Management
15 8 (3.67%) CRM
16 7 (3.21%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 64 (29.36%) SQL
2 35 (16.06%) PowerShell
3 29 (13.30%) C#
4 19 (8.72%) VB.NET
5 17 (7.80%) Java
5 17 (7.80%) JavaScript
6 10 (4.59%) VB
7 9 (4.13%) C
7 9 (4.13%) VB6
7 9 (4.13%) VBA
8 8 (3.67%) Bash Shell
9 6 (2.75%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.46%) C++
10 1 (0.46%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 18 (8.26%) MCP
2 9 (4.13%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.67%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.21%) Degree
4 7 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.29%) CCNA
5 5 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.29%) HND
6 4 (1.83%) DBS Check
6 4 (1.83%) MCSA
7 3 (1.38%) CISM
7 3 (1.38%) MCSE
7 3 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.92%) CCENT
8 2 (0.92%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.92%) SSCP
9 1 (0.46%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.21%) SLA
2 6 (2.75%) QA
3 4 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.46%) COBIT
4 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
System Software
1 53 (24.31%) Hyper-V
2 28 (12.84%) XenServer
3 25 (11.47%) XenApp
4 19 (8.72%) Active Directory
5 7 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.92%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.92%) vSphere
6 2 (0.92%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (3.67%) Ansible
1 8 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (3.67%) Puppet
2 7 (3.21%) SCCM
3 2 (0.92%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.92%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.92%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.46%) Nagios
4 1 (0.46%) SCOM
Vendors
1 64 (29.36%) Citrix
2 28 (12.84%) VMware
3 26 (11.93%) Cisco
3 26 (11.93%) HP
4 20 (9.17%) IBM
5 16 (7.34%) NetApp
6 15 (6.88%) hybris
7 10 (4.59%) Oracle
8 9 (4.13%) Google
9 8 (3.67%) Red Hat
9 8 (3.67%) Telerik
10 4 (1.83%) Meraki
11 3 (1.38%) BMC
11 3 (1.38%) Lotus
11 3 (1.38%) Remedy
12 2 (0.92%) Nintex
12 2 (0.92%) SAP
12 2 (0.92%) Symantec
13 1 (0.46%) Atlassian
13 1 (0.46%) Twitter
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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