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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 4 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 103 102 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 18.07% 15.57% 17.43%
As % of the Vendors category 44.02% 42.15% 43.36%
Number of salaries quoted 72 96 106
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
234 242 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 41.05% 36.95% 40.19%
Number of salaries quoted 130 223 246
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 July 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Northampton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 82 (41.41%) SQL Server
2 72 (36.36%) SQL
3 70 (35.35%) Windows
4 65 (32.83%) MS Excel
5 55 (27.78%) .NET
6 44 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 42 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (20.71%) SAN
8 41 (20.71%) Windows Server
9 39 (19.70%) Hyper-V
10 37 (18.69%) MS Office
11 36 (18.18%) ITIL
12 34 (17.17%) C#
12 34 (17.17%) SharePoint
13 33 (16.67%) Mentoring
14 32 (16.16%) Active Directory
15 30 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 28 (14.14%) Business Intelligence
17 26 (13.13%) Citrix
17 26 (13.13%) Legal
18 25 (12.63%) Service Delivery
19 24 (12.12%) ASP.NET
20 23 (11.62%) Linux
20 23 (11.62%) VMware
20 23 (11.62%) Server Virtualisation
21 22 (11.11%) PowerShell
22 21 (10.61%) Incident Management
22 21 (10.61%) VB.NET
22 21 (10.61%) Cisco
22 21 (10.61%) Firewall

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 34 (17.17%) SharePoint
2 20 (10.10%) MS Exchange
3 16 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 11 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (4.55%) Apache
7 9 (4.55%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.53%) Skype for Business
9 4 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.52%) IBM Notes
11 2 (1.01%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.51%) CMS
12 1 (0.51%) IIS
12 1 (0.51%) K2 blackpearl
12 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 65 (32.83%) MS Excel
2 37 (18.69%) MS Office
3 2 (1.01%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (7.58%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (5.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (5.05%) Visualfiles
3 3 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.51%) LabWindows
4 1 (0.51%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.03%) Office 365
3 4 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (20.71%) SAN
2 21 (10.61%) Firewall
3 12 (6.06%) DHCP
3 12 (6.06%) LAN
3 12 (6.06%) WAN
4 11 (5.56%) DNS
4 11 (5.56%) Wireless
5 10 (5.05%) TCP/IP
6 8 (4.04%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (3.03%) Skype
8 5 (2.53%) VoIP
9 2 (1.01%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.01%) WLAN
10 1 (0.51%) Internet
10 1 (0.51%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.51%) RS-232
10 1 (0.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (41.41%) SQL Server
2 44 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (7.07%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (6.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (6.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (4.55%) MySQL
7 8 (4.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (2.53%) Data Mining
8 5 (2.53%) OLAP
8 5 (2.53%) OLAP Cube
8 5 (2.53%) Power BI
8 5 (2.53%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.01%) DTS
Development Applications
1 13 (6.57%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.02%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.01%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.01%) Selenium
General
1 26 (13.13%) Legal
2 18 (9.09%) Retail
3 14 (7.07%) Finance
4 6 (3.03%) Law
4 6 (3.03%) Welsh Language
5 5 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.02%) Banking
7 2 (1.01%) Advertising
7 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.51%) Billing
8 1 (0.51%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 54 (27.27%) Developer
2 53 (26.77%) Analyst
3 32 (16.16%) Support Analyst
4 20 (10.10%) Applications Support
5 17 (8.59%) .NET Developer
6 16 (8.08%) Administrator
6 16 (8.08%) Architect
7 14 (7.07%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (6.57%) Applications Support Analyst
8 13 (6.57%) Service Analyst
8 13 (6.57%) SharePoint Developer
9 12 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 11 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
10 11 (5.56%) IT Administrator
10 11 (5.56%) IT Systems Administrator
10 11 (5.56%) Server Support
10 11 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
10 11 (5.56%) Web Developer
11 10 (5.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (5.05%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (27.78%) .NET
2 24 (12.12%) ASP.NET
3 14 (7.07%) HTML
4 12 (6.06%) Classic ASP
5 11 (5.56%) CSS
6 10 (5.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (4.55%) jQuery
8 8 (4.04%) Ajax
8 8 (4.04%) Web Services
9 5 (2.53%) .NET Framework
9 5 (2.53%) MDX
9 5 (2.53%) WCF
10 3 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (1.52%) WinForms
11 2 (1.01%) LINQ
11 2 (1.01%) WPF
12 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 1 (0.51%) Java EE
12 1 (0.51%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 16 (8.08%) iPad
4 9 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.04%) Virtual Team
6 5 (2.53%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.01%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 70 (35.35%) Windows
2 41 (20.71%) Windows Server
3 23 (11.62%) Linux
4 16 (8.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (6.57%) Windows 7
6 10 (5.05%) Windows 8
7 7 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.52%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (18.18%) ITIL
3 33 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 28 (14.14%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (12.63%) Service Delivery
6 23 (11.62%) Server Virtualisation
7 21 (10.61%) Incident Management
8 16 (8.08%) Scrum
9 14 (7.07%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (6.57%) MVC
11 12 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
12 11 (5.56%) CRM
12 11 (5.56%) E-Commerce
13 10 (5.05%) Case Management
14 9 (4.55%) High Availability
14 9 (4.55%) Open Source
14 9 (4.55%) Software Testing
15 8 (4.04%) Root Cause Analysis
15 8 (4.04%) Service Management
15 8 (4.04%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (36.36%) SQL
2 34 (17.17%) C#
3 22 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 21 (10.61%) VB.NET
5 19 (9.60%) Java
6 16 (8.08%) JavaScript
7 13 (6.57%) VB
8 12 (6.06%) VB6
8 12 (6.06%) VBA
9 7 (3.54%) C
10 5 (2.53%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.51%) C++
11 1 (0.51%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (8.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (7.58%) CCNA
2 15 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (4.04%) Degree
3 8 (4.04%) MCITP
3 8 (4.04%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.54%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.03%) MCP
6 4 (2.02%) DBS Check
6 4 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.02%) MCSA
6 4 (2.02%) MCSE
7 2 (1.01%) CCENT
7 2 (1.01%) CISM
7 2 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.01%) SSCP
7 2 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.51%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.51%) ISEB
8 1 (0.51%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.53%) QA
1 5 (2.53%) SLA
2 3 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.51%) COBIT
System Software
1 39 (19.70%) Hyper-V
2 32 (16.16%) Active Directory
3 17 (8.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (8.08%) XenServer
5 9 (4.55%) XenApp
6 8 (4.04%) Terminal Services
6 8 (4.04%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.51%) Firmware
7 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (9.09%) SCCM
2 8 (4.04%) FortiGate
3 6 (3.03%) SCOM
4 1 (0.51%) Nagios
4 1 (0.51%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 26 (13.13%) Citrix
2 23 (11.62%) VMware
3 21 (10.61%) Cisco
4 15 (7.58%) hybris
5 11 (5.56%) HP
5 11 (5.56%) Meraki
5 11 (5.56%) NetApp
6 10 (5.05%) IBM
7 8 (4.04%) SolarWinds
7 8 (4.04%) Telerik
8 3 (1.52%) BMC
8 3 (1.52%) Lotus
8 3 (1.52%) Remedy
8 3 (1.52%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.52%) Xamarin
9 2 (1.01%) Nintex
10 1 (0.51%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.51%) Dell
10 1 (0.51%) Sage
10 1 (0.51%) Twitter
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