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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 5 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 82 115 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 20.20% 21.18% 18.13%
As % of the Vendors category 40.39% 41.67% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 68 85 91
Median salary £45,000 £38,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +2.00%

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
203 276 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 50.00% 50.83% 45.04%
Number of salaries quoted 150 176 226
Median salary £44,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 21 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Northampton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 84 (46.41%) SQL Server
2 62 (34.25%) SQL
3 61 (33.70%) .NET
4 57 (31.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 55 (30.39%) C#
5 55 (30.39%) Business Intelligence
6 47 (25.97%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (23.76%) Data Warehouse
8 40 (22.10%) ITIL
9 39 (21.55%) MS Excel
9 39 (21.55%) Windows
10 34 (18.78%) SharePoint
11 30 (16.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 29 (16.02%) Tableau
13 26 (14.36%) SAN
14 25 (13.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 25 (13.81%) .NET Framework
14 25 (13.81%) Hyper-V
15 24 (13.26%) TDD
16 23 (12.71%) Workflow
16 23 (12.71%) Finance
17 22 (12.15%) VB.NET
17 22 (12.15%) Mentoring
18 21 (11.60%) SharePoint 2013
18 21 (11.60%) SAP
18 21 (11.60%) NetApp
19 20 (11.05%) IIS
19 20 (11.05%) Analytics
19 20 (11.05%) PowerShell
20 18 (9.94%) SCCM

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 (18.78%) SharePoint
2 21 (11.60%) SharePoint 2013
3 20 (11.05%) IIS
4 18 (9.94%) SharePoint Server
5 13 (7.18%) SAS
6 10 (5.52%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (4.42%) K2 blackpearl
7 8 (4.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (3.31%) MS Exchange
9 5 (2.76%) Apache
9 5 (2.76%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (2.76%) Tomcat
10 4 (2.21%) Skype for Business
11 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 39 (21.55%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.73%) MS Office
3 13 (7.18%) SPSS
4 11 (6.08%) Simulink
5 8 (4.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (2.21%) MS Visio
7 3 (1.66%) MS Project
7 3 (1.66%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.55%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.21%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.52%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.76%) Office 365
3 1 (0.55%) SaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 26 (14.36%) SAN
2 8 (4.42%) Firewall
3 6 (3.31%) LAN
3 6 (3.31%) VLAN
3 6 (3.31%) WAN
3 6 (3.31%) Wireless
4 5 (2.76%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (2.21%) Skype
6 3 (1.66%) DHCP
6 3 (1.66%) DNS
7 1 (0.55%) ISDN
7 1 (0.55%) PSTN
7 1 (0.55%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (46.41%) SQL Server
2 57 (31.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 43 (23.76%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (13.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (7.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (6.08%) Spotfire
7 10 (5.52%) Big Data
7 10 (5.52%) BigQuery
7 10 (5.52%) DTS
7 10 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (4.42%) Power BI
9 7 (3.87%) SQL Server 2016
10 6 (3.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (2.76%) MySQL
12 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Power View
12 4 (2.21%) OLAP
12 4 (2.21%) OLAP Cube
12 4 (2.21%) PowerPivot
12 4 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 16 (8.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.31%) MSTest
2 6 (3.31%) SpecFlow
3 3 (1.66%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.55%) JIRA
General
1 23 (12.71%) Finance
2 18 (9.94%) Legal
3 11 (6.08%) Automotive
4 5 (2.76%) Billing
5 4 (2.21%) Advertising
5 4 (2.21%) Banking
6 3 (1.66%) Law
6 3 (1.66%) Welsh Language
7 2 (1.10%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.10%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Marketing
8 1 (0.55%) Publishing
8 1 (0.55%) Retail
8 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (38.67%) Developer
2 30 (16.57%) Analyst
3 18 (9.94%) Administrator
4 16 (8.84%) .NET Developer
5 15 (8.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 14 (7.73%) SharePoint Developer
7 13 (7.18%) Test Leader
8 11 (6.08%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 10 (5.52%) Integration Analyst
10 9 (4.97%) C# Developer
10 9 (4.97%) DBA
10 9 (4.97%) SQL DBA
11 8 (4.42%) Junior
11 8 (4.42%) Systems Administrator
12 7 (3.87%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (3.87%) Senior Developer
13 6 (3.31%) Architect
13 6 (3.31%) Information Specialist
13 6 (3.31%) Security Specialist
13 6 (3.31%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (33.70%) .NET
2 25 (13.81%) .NET Framework
3 16 (8.84%) Web Services
4 15 (8.29%) ASP.NET
5 14 (7.73%) Classic ASP
6 13 (7.18%) Gherkin
7 12 (6.63%) REST
8 11 (6.08%) WCF
9 9 (4.97%) HTML
10 8 (4.42%) CSS
10 8 (4.42%) jQuery
11 6 (3.31%) MDX
11 6 (3.31%) XML
12 5 (2.76%) AngularJS
12 5 (2.76%) SAP Smart Forms
12 5 (2.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (2.21%) J2EE
14 3 (1.66%) LESS
14 3 (1.66%) Sass
14 3 (1.66%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.97%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.42%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.31%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (3.31%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.76%) Clustering
6 4 (2.21%) FlexPod
7 3 (1.66%) iPhone
8 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.10%) IBM XIV
9 1 (0.55%) APACS
9 1 (0.55%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (0.55%) EMV
9 1 (0.55%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.55%) Social Media
9 1 (0.55%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 39 (21.55%) Windows
2 15 (8.29%) Windows Server
3 9 (4.97%) Linux
4 5 (2.76%) Data ONTAP
5 4 (2.21%) AIX
5 4 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.66%) Android
6 3 (1.66%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (30.39%) Business Intelligence
2 47 (25.97%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (22.10%) ITIL
4 30 (16.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (13.26%) TDD
6 23 (12.71%) Workflow
7 22 (12.15%) Mentoring
8 20 (11.05%) Analytics
9 17 (9.39%) Service Management
10 16 (8.84%) Incident Management
10 16 (8.84%) Matrix Organization
11 15 (8.29%) BDD
11 15 (8.29%) Coaching
11 15 (8.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (8.29%) Matrix Management
11 15 (8.29%) MVC
11 15 (8.29%) Scrum
11 15 (8.29%) SDLC
11 15 (8.29%) User Stories
12 14 (7.73%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 62 (34.25%) SQL
2 55 (30.39%) C#
3 22 (12.15%) VB.NET
4 20 (11.05%) PowerShell
5 16 (8.84%) VBA
6 14 (7.73%) VB
6 14 (7.73%) VB6
7 13 (7.18%) T-SQL
8 11 (6.08%) Java
8 11 (6.08%) MATLAB
9 9 (4.97%) JavaScript
10 5 (2.76%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (8.29%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (7.18%) ISEB
2 13 (7.18%) ISTQB
3 11 (6.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (4.42%) Degree
5 7 (3.87%) CISSP
6 6 (3.31%) CCNA
6 6 (3.31%) CCNP
6 6 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.31%) CompTIA Security+
6 6 (3.31%) HND
6 6 (3.31%) Security+ Certification
7 4 (2.21%) MCITP
7 4 (2.21%) MCP
7 4 (2.21%) MCSA
8 3 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.10%) MCSD
9 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.63%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.31%) SLA
3 3 (1.66%) QA
4 2 (1.10%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.55%) COBIT
5 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (13.81%) Hyper-V
2 17 (9.39%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.76%) vSphere
5 2 (1.10%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (9.94%) SCCM
2 6 (3.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (2.21%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (2.21%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.21%) SCDPM
4 3 (1.66%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (16.02%) Tableau
2 21 (11.60%) NetApp
2 21 (11.60%) SAP
3 16 (8.84%) Cisco
4 14 (7.73%) VMware
5 12 (6.63%) IBM
5 12 (6.63%) Nintex
5 12 (6.63%) Oracle
6 11 (6.08%) MicroStrategy
7 10 (5.52%) Google
8 6 (3.31%) Meraki
9 5 (2.76%) Citrix
9 5 (2.76%) Dell
10 4 (2.21%) Brocade
10 4 (2.21%) EMC
10 4 (2.21%) Fujitsu
10 4 (2.21%) HP
10 4 (2.21%) Veeam
11 2 (1.10%) Teradata
11 2 (1.10%) Veritas
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