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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 3 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 113 101 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 20.93% 15.14% 15.91%
As % of the Vendors category 48.92% 39.92% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 86 90 98
Median salary £33,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
231 253 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 42.78% 37.93% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 140 228 259
Median salary £39,250 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,625 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,980 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +4.95%

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 29 June 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Northampton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 89 (41.40%) Windows
2 81 (37.67%) SQL Server
3 71 (33.02%) SQL
4 67 (31.16%) MS Excel
5 58 (26.98%) Windows Server
6 56 (26.05%) .NET
7 52 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (21.86%) SAN
9 45 (20.93%) Hyper-V
10 44 (20.47%) Citrix
10 44 (20.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 39 (18.14%) MS Office
11 39 (18.14%) Mentoring
12 35 (16.28%) C#
12 35 (16.28%) Linux
13 34 (15.81%) Server Virtualisation
14 32 (14.88%) Business Intelligence
15 30 (13.95%) ITIL
15 30 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 30 (13.95%) PowerShell
16 29 (13.49%) SharePoint
17 28 (13.02%) Legal
18 26 (12.09%) Active Directory
19 25 (11.63%) ASP.NET
19 25 (11.63%) Service Delivery
19 25 (11.63%) VMware
20 23 (10.70%) Windows Server 2008
21 22 (10.23%) XenServer
21 22 (10.23%) Cisco
22 21 (9.77%) VB.NET

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 29 (13.49%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.51%) MS Exchange
3 13 (6.05%) Apache
3 13 (6.05%) Tomcat
4 12 (5.58%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (5.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.79%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.40%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.93%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.47%) CMS
11 1 (0.47%) IIS
11 1 (0.47%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 67 (31.16%) MS Excel
2 39 (18.14%) MS Office
3 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (6.51%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (4.65%) Visualfiles
3 9 (4.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.40%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.47%) LabWindows
5 1 (0.47%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.72%) Office 365
3 4 (1.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (21.86%) SAN
2 16 (7.44%) TCP/IP
3 13 (6.05%) LAN
3 13 (6.05%) WAN
4 11 (5.12%) Firewall
5 7 (3.26%) DHCP
5 7 (3.26%) Skype
6 6 (2.79%) DNS
6 6 (2.79%) IP Telephony
6 6 (2.79%) Wireless
7 5 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (2.33%) VoIP
8 2 (0.93%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.93%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.47%) Internet
9 1 (0.47%) RS-232
9 1 (0.47%) VPN
9 1 (0.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (37.67%) SQL Server
2 44 (20.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (7.91%) MySQL
5 15 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (6.51%) BusinessObjects
7 12 (5.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (5.12%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (2.33%) Data Mining
10 5 (2.33%) OLAP
10 5 (2.33%) OLAP Cube
10 5 (2.33%) Power BI
10 5 (2.33%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.86%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.93%) DTS
Development Applications
1 13 (6.05%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.86%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.93%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.93%) Selenium
General
1 28 (13.02%) Legal
2 18 (8.37%) Retail
3 15 (6.98%) Finance
4 6 (2.79%) Law
4 6 (2.79%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.79%) Welsh Language
5 5 (2.33%) Banking
6 2 (0.93%) Advertising
6 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.47%) Billing
7 1 (0.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 62 (28.84%) Analyst
2 56 (26.05%) Developer
3 36 (16.74%) Support Analyst
4 19 (8.84%) Applications Support
4 19 (8.84%) Service Analyst
5 17 (7.91%) .NET Developer
6 16 (7.44%) Architect
6 16 (7.44%) Server Support
7 15 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (6.98%) Server Analyst
8 14 (6.51%) Server Support Analyst
8 14 (6.51%) Service Desk Analyst
9 13 (6.05%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (6.05%) SharePoint Developer
10 12 (5.58%) Applications Support Analyst
10 12 (5.58%) Business Intelligence Architect
11 11 (5.12%) .NET Web Developer
11 11 (5.12%) Administrator
11 11 (5.12%) Web Developer
12 10 (4.65%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (26.05%) .NET
2 25 (11.63%) ASP.NET
3 15 (6.98%) HTML
4 12 (5.58%) Classic ASP
4 12 (5.58%) CSS
5 9 (4.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 9 (4.19%) jQuery
6 8 (3.72%) Ajax
7 7 (3.26%) Web Services
8 6 (2.79%) .NET Framework
9 5 (2.33%) MDX
10 4 (1.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (1.86%) WCF
11 3 (1.40%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (1.40%) WinForms
12 1 (0.47%) ADO.NET
12 1 (0.47%) NHibernate
12 1 (0.47%) SAP Smart Forms
12 1 (0.47%) VCL
12 1 (0.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.30%) Data Centre
2 17 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.98%) iPad
4 13 (6.05%) Virtual Team
5 8 (3.72%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.33%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.93%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 89 (41.40%) Windows
2 58 (26.98%) Windows Server
3 35 (16.28%) Linux
4 23 (10.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (6.05%) Windows 7
6 12 (5.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (4.65%) Windows 8
8 8 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (2.33%) Windows 10
10 4 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.86%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (18.14%) Mentoring
3 34 (15.81%) Server Virtualisation
4 32 (14.88%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (13.95%) ITIL
6 25 (11.63%) Service Delivery
7 18 (8.37%) Capacity Planning
7 18 (8.37%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (7.44%) Incident Management
8 16 (7.44%) Scrum
9 15 (6.98%) Open Source
10 14 (6.51%) MVC
11 11 (5.12%) E-Commerce
12 10 (4.65%) Case Management
12 10 (4.65%) CRM
13 9 (4.19%) Project Management
13 9 (4.19%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (4.19%) Software Testing
14 8 (3.72%) Service Management
15 7 (3.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (33.02%) SQL
2 35 (16.28%) C#
3 30 (13.95%) PowerShell
4 21 (9.77%) VB.NET
5 19 (8.84%) Java
6 17 (7.91%) JavaScript
7 13 (6.05%) VB
8 12 (5.58%) VB6
8 12 (5.58%) VBA
9 7 (3.26%) C
10 5 (2.33%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.86%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.47%) C++
12 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (6.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (5.58%) MCP
3 11 (5.12%) CCNA
3 11 (5.12%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.72%) Security Cleared
5 7 (3.26%) Degree
5 7 (3.26%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.86%) DBS Check
6 4 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.86%) MCITP
6 4 (1.86%) MCSA
6 4 (1.86%) MCSE
7 3 (1.40%) CISM
8 2 (0.93%) CCENT
8 2 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.93%) SSCP
8 2 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.47%) CISSP
9 1 (0.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.26%) SLA
2 6 (2.79%) QA
3 4 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.47%) COBIT
System Software
1 45 (20.93%) Hyper-V
2 26 (12.09%) Active Directory
3 22 (10.23%) XenServer
4 16 (7.44%) XenApp
5 12 (5.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (1.86%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (1.40%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.93%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (5.58%) SCCM
2 4 (1.86%) Ansible
2 4 (1.86%) FortiGate
2 4 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.86%) Puppet
3 3 (1.40%) SCOM
4 2 (0.93%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.47%) Nagios
Vendors
1 44 (20.47%) Citrix
2 25 (11.63%) VMware
3 22 (10.23%) Cisco
4 19 (8.84%) HP
5 14 (6.51%) hybris
5 14 (6.51%) IBM
6 10 (4.65%) NetApp
7 8 (3.72%) Telerik
8 6 (2.79%) Meraki
9 5 (2.33%) Google
9 5 (2.33%) Oracle
10 4 (1.86%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.86%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.40%) BMC
11 3 (1.40%) Lotus
11 3 (1.40%) Remedy
11 3 (1.40%) Sitecore
11 3 (1.40%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.93%) Nintex
13 1 (0.47%) Twitter
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 22-30k
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg+shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
Opus Energy
Salary: £23000.0000 - £33000.0000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago