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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 13 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 52 94 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 12.38% 12.81% 21.29%
As % of the Vendors category 36.88% 38.37% 54.58%
Number of salaries quoted 34 85 141
Median salary £38,000 £32,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,600 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
141 245 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 33.57% 33.38% 39.00%
Number of salaries quoted 70 220 257
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £23,525 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
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 28 September 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Northampton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 68 (40.96%) SQL Server
2 59 (35.54%) SQL
3 52 (31.33%) MS Excel
4 51 (30.72%) Windows
5 49 (29.52%) .NET
6 39 (23.49%) ITIL
6 39 (23.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 37 (22.29%) Active Directory
8 35 (21.08%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (20.48%) MS Office
10 32 (19.28%) SharePoint
11 31 (18.67%) C#
12 26 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (15.06%) Cisco
13 25 (15.06%) Firewall
13 25 (15.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 24 (14.46%) Incident Management
14 24 (14.46%) Mentoring
15 22 (13.25%) Service Delivery
15 22 (13.25%) MS Exchange
16 21 (12.65%) SAN
17 20 (12.05%) Legal
17 20 (12.05%) SCCM
18 19 (11.45%) Hyper-V
18 19 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
18 19 (11.45%) VMware
19 18 (10.84%) VB.NET
20 17 (10.24%) Microsoft Certification
20 17 (10.24%) VMware Infrastructure
21 16 (9.64%) Exchange Server 2007

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 32 (19.28%) SharePoint
2 22 (13.25%) MS Exchange
3 16 (9.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (9.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (8.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (7.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.81%) CMS
6 3 (1.81%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.81%) SAS
6 3 (1.81%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.20%) IIS
7 2 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.20%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.60%) Apache
8 1 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.60%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 52 (31.33%) MS Excel
2 34 (20.48%) MS Office
3 3 (1.81%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.81%) SPSS
4 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.20%) Simulink
5 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (7.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (5.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (4.82%) Visualfiles
4 2 (1.20%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.60%) LabWindows
5 1 (0.60%) Line 500
5 1 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.41%) Office 365
3 2 (1.20%) SaaS
4 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.06%) Firewall
2 21 (12.65%) SAN
3 15 (9.04%) DHCP
4 14 (8.43%) DNS
4 14 (8.43%) LAN
4 14 (8.43%) WAN
5 13 (7.83%) Wireless
6 10 (6.02%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (3.01%) VoIP
8 2 (1.20%) Skype
8 2 (1.20%) WLAN
9 1 (0.60%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.60%) RS-232
9 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (40.96%) SQL Server
2 39 (23.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (15.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (7.83%) BusinessObjects
5 12 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (4.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (3.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (3.01%) OLAP
7 5 (3.01%) OLAP Cube
7 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.81%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.81%) Power BI
9 3 (1.81%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.20%) Spotfire
11 1 (0.60%) BigQuery
11 1 (0.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (9.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (6.02%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.20%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.20%) Selenium
General
1 20 (12.05%) Legal
2 15 (9.04%) Retail
3 11 (6.63%) Finance
4 5 (3.01%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.01%) Welsh Language
5 4 (2.41%) Law
6 2 (1.20%) Automotive
6 2 (1.20%) Banking
6 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.60%) Advertising
7 1 (0.60%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 47 (28.31%) Developer
2 33 (19.88%) Analyst
3 19 (11.45%) Administrator
4 15 (9.04%) .NET Developer
5 14 (8.43%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (7.83%) Applications Support
6 13 (7.83%) IT Administrator
6 13 (7.83%) IT Systems Administrator
7 12 (7.23%) Architect
7 12 (7.23%) Service Analyst
7 12 (7.23%) SharePoint Developer
7 12 (7.23%) Support Analyst
8 11 (6.63%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (5.42%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 9 (5.42%) C# Developer
9 9 (5.42%) Support Engineer
9 9 (5.42%) Test Leader
10 8 (4.82%) .NET Web Developer
10 8 (4.82%) ICT Technician
10 8 (4.82%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (29.52%) .NET
2 16 (9.64%) ASP.NET
3 12 (7.23%) Classic ASP
4 11 (6.63%) HTML
5 10 (6.02%) Web Services
6 9 (5.42%) CSS
6 9 (5.42%) Gherkin
6 9 (5.42%) jQuery
7 7 (4.22%) .NET Framework
7 7 (4.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (3.61%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (3.01%) Ajax
9 5 (3.01%) MDX
9 5 (3.01%) WCF
10 4 (2.41%) WinForms
11 3 (1.81%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.81%) LESS
11 3 (1.81%) Sass
11 3 (1.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (1.81%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.83%) iPad
3 12 (7.23%) Data Centre
4 11 (6.63%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.41%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.81%) iPhone
6 3 (1.81%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.20%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 51 (30.72%) Windows
2 16 (9.64%) Windows Server
3 9 (5.42%) Windows 7
3 9 (5.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.01%) Windows 8
4 5 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.81%) Android
7 2 (1.20%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (23.49%) ITIL
2 35 (21.08%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (14.46%) Incident Management
4 24 (14.46%) Mentoring
5 22 (13.25%) Service Delivery
6 12 (7.23%) Scrum
6 12 (7.23%) Service Management
7 11 (6.63%) Coaching
7 11 (6.63%) CRM
7 11 (6.63%) High Availability
7 11 (6.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (6.02%) E-Commerce
8 10 (6.02%) Ticket Management
9 9 (5.42%) Automated Testing
9 9 (5.42%) System Testing
9 9 (5.42%) Test Strategy
10 8 (4.82%) Case Management
11 7 (4.22%) Change Control
11 7 (4.22%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (35.54%) SQL
2 31 (18.67%) C#
3 18 (10.84%) VB.NET
4 15 (9.04%) Java
5 14 (8.43%) PowerShell
6 13 (7.83%) VB
7 12 (7.23%) JavaScript
7 12 (7.23%) VB6
7 12 (7.23%) VBA
8 7 (4.22%) C
9 4 (2.41%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.81%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.60%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (10.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (9.04%) CCNA
2 15 (9.04%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (6.02%) Degree
3 10 (6.02%) ISEB
3 10 (6.02%) MCITP
4 9 (5.42%) ISTQB
4 9 (5.42%) Security Cleared
5 8 (4.82%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (3.01%) MCP
7 4 (2.41%) DBS Check
8 3 (1.81%) MCSE
9 2 (1.20%) HND
9 2 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.60%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.60%) MCSA
10 1 (0.60%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.83%) PCI DSS
2 8 (4.82%) SLA
3 5 (3.01%) QA
4 1 (0.60%) COBIT
4 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (22.29%) Active Directory
2 19 (11.45%) Hyper-V
3 17 (10.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (6.02%) Terminal Services
4 10 (6.02%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (1.20%) XenServer
6 1 (0.60%) Firmware
6 1 (0.60%) XenApp
6 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (12.05%) SCCM
2 10 (6.02%) FortiGate
3 7 (4.22%) SCOM
4 1 (0.60%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 25 (15.06%) Cisco
2 19 (11.45%) VMware
3 13 (7.83%) hybris
3 13 (7.83%) Meraki
3 13 (7.83%) NetApp
4 10 (6.02%) SolarWinds
5 5 (3.01%) Tableau
5 5 (3.01%) Telerik
6 4 (2.41%) SAP
7 3 (1.81%) HP
7 3 (1.81%) Lotus
7 3 (1.81%) Sage
7 3 (1.81%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.81%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.20%) Avaya
8 2 (1.20%) Citrix
8 2 (1.20%) IBM
8 2 (1.20%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.20%) Nintex
8 2 (1.20%) ServiceNow
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