The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 4 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 142 160 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.89% 17.11% 15.15%
As % of the Vendors category 46.41% 42.44% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 115 145 129
Median salary £33,500 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.47% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £47,500 £45,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Microsoft
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
306 377 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 42.86% 40.32% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 194 333 357
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,800 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +6 111 £33,500 +3.07% 7
Kettering +4 13 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Towcester -2 2 £37,500 +74.41%
Brackley 0 1 £32,500 -23.52%
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 115 (42.28%) Windows
2 102 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 94 (34.56%) SQL
4 86 (31.62%) MS Excel
5 67 (24.63%) Windows Server
6 66 (24.26%) .NET
7 60 (22.06%) MS Office
8 58 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (20.22%) SAN
10 53 (19.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 51 (18.75%) Hyper-V
11 51 (18.75%) Citrix
12 46 (16.91%) Active Directory
12 46 (16.91%) C#
13 45 (16.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 43 (15.81%) ITIL
15 42 (15.44%) SharePoint
16 41 (15.07%) Business Intelligence
17 40 (14.71%) VMware
17 40 (14.71%) Mentoring
18 38 (13.97%) Linux
19 34 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
20 32 (11.76%) ASP.NET
20 32 (11.76%) PowerShell
21 29 (10.66%) Legal
22 25 (9.19%) Service Delivery
22 25 (9.19%) Cisco
23 24 (8.82%) TCP/IP
23 24 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
24 23 (8.46%) XenServer

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 42 (15.44%) SharePoint
2 18 (6.62%) MS Exchange
3 13 (4.78%) Apache
3 13 (4.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 13 (4.78%) Tomcat
4 11 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (2.57%) Skype for Business
7 6 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.10%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.10%) IIS
10 2 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.37%) CMS
11 1 (0.37%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.37%) SAS
11 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 86 (31.62%) MS Excel
2 60 (22.06%) MS Office
3 3 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.74%) MS Project
4 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (5.15%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.31%) Visualfiles
3 8 (2.94%) Infor M3
4 4 (1.47%) LabWindows
5 3 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.15%) Office 365
3 7 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (20.22%) SAN
2 24 (8.82%) TCP/IP
3 16 (5.88%) WAN
4 14 (5.15%) Firewall
4 14 (5.15%) LAN
5 13 (4.78%) DNS
6 10 (3.68%) DHCP
7 9 (3.31%) Wireless
8 8 (2.94%) Intranet
8 8 (2.94%) Skype
9 7 (2.57%) VoIP
10 6 (2.21%) IP Telephony
10 6 (2.21%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (1.84%) Internet
12 4 (1.47%) RS-232
12 4 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (1.10%) NetScaler
14 2 (0.74%) Unified Communications
14 2 (0.74%) VPN
15 1 (0.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 53 (19.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (16.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (7.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (6.62%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (6.25%) MySQL
7 15 (5.51%) BusinessObjects
7 15 (5.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (4.78%) Relational Database
9 11 (4.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 9 (3.31%) MS Access
11 8 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (2.21%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (2.21%) Data Mining
13 5 (1.84%) OLAP
13 5 (1.84%) OLAP Cube
13 5 (1.84%) Power BI
13 5 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (7.72%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.21%) NUnit
4 3 (1.10%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.74%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.74%) Selenium
General
1 29 (10.66%) Legal
2 18 (6.62%) Retail
3 17 (6.25%) Finance
4 9 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.94%) Welsh Language
6 6 (2.21%) Law
7 5 (1.84%) Banking
8 4 (1.47%) Electronics
8 4 (1.47%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.74%) Advertising
9 2 (0.74%) Marketing
10 1 (0.37%) Back Office
10 1 (0.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 81 (29.78%) Analyst
2 72 (26.47%) Developer
3 44 (16.18%) Support Analyst
4 23 (8.46%) Service Analyst
5 19 (6.99%) Applications Support
5 19 (6.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 17 (6.25%) Architect
6 17 (6.25%) Server Support
6 17 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 16 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
8 15 (5.51%) Server Analyst
9 14 (5.15%) Server Support Analyst
9 14 (5.15%) SQL Developer
9 14 (5.15%) SQL Server Developer
9 14 (5.15%) SSAS Developer
10 13 (4.78%) 2nd Line Support
10 13 (4.78%) 3rd Line Support
10 13 (4.78%) ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (4.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (24.26%) .NET
2 32 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 16 (5.88%) HTML
4 13 (4.78%) Classic ASP
4 13 (4.78%) CSS
5 11 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (3.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 9 (3.31%) jQuery
7 8 (2.94%) Ajax
7 8 (2.94%) WinForms
8 7 (2.57%) LINQ
8 7 (2.57%) WPF
9 6 (2.21%) .NET Framework
9 6 (2.21%) Web Services
10 5 (1.84%) MDX
11 3 (1.10%) WCF
12 2 (0.74%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (0.74%) NHibernate
13 1 (0.37%) AngularJS
13 1 (0.37%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.99%) Data Centre
3 16 (5.88%) iPad
4 13 (4.78%) Virtual Team
5 10 (3.68%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.94%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.84%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.10%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.74%) Clustering
9 2 (0.74%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.74%) Health Informatics
9 2 (0.74%) Informatics
9 2 (0.74%) NHS
9 2 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.37%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.37%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.37%) FMCG
10 1 (0.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 115 (42.28%) Windows
2 67 (24.63%) Windows Server
3 38 (13.97%) Linux
4 24 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (5.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (4.78%) Windows 7
7 12 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (4.04%) Windows 8
9 6 (2.21%) Windows 10
10 4 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.47%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.47%) Unix
11 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (15.81%) ITIL
3 41 (15.07%) Business Intelligence
4 40 (14.71%) Mentoring
5 34 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
6 25 (9.19%) Service Delivery
7 20 (7.35%) MVC
8 19 (6.99%) Disaster Recovery
9 18 (6.62%) Capacity Planning
9 18 (6.62%) Incident Management
10 17 (6.25%) Scrum
11 15 (5.51%) Open Source
12 14 (5.15%) Service Management
13 11 (4.04%) E-Commerce
13 11 (4.04%) ETL
13 11 (4.04%) Project Management
14 10 (3.68%) CRM
14 10 (3.68%) Unit Testing
15 9 (3.31%) Root Cause Analysis
15 9 (3.31%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 94 (34.56%) SQL
2 46 (16.91%) C#
3 32 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 23 (8.46%) VB.NET
5 20 (7.35%) Java
6 19 (6.99%) JavaScript
7 17 (6.25%) VB
8 13 (4.78%) VB6
8 13 (4.78%) VBA
9 9 (3.31%) C
10 6 (2.21%) F#
11 5 (1.84%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.47%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.47%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.37%) C++
13 1 (0.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.37%) PHP
13 1 (0.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (7.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (7.35%) Degree
3 19 (6.99%) MCP
4 14 (5.15%) CCNA
4 14 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (4.41%) MCSE
6 10 (3.68%) Security Cleared
7 9 (3.31%) SC Cleared
8 8 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (2.94%) MCITP
9 5 (1.84%) MCSA
10 4 (1.47%) CISM
10 4 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (1.47%) DBS Check
11 3 (1.10%) CCENT
11 3 (1.10%) HND
11 3 (1.10%) SSCP
11 3 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.37%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.57%) QA
1 7 (2.57%) SLA
2 5 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.37%) COBIT
3 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 51 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 46 (16.91%) Active Directory
3 23 (8.46%) XenServer
4 21 (7.72%) XenApp
5 18 (6.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (1.84%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.47%) Firmware
8 3 (1.10%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.74%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (6.25%) SCCM
2 5 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.47%) Ansible
3 4 (1.47%) Puppet
3 4 (1.47%) SCOM
4 3 (1.10%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.10%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.37%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 51 (18.75%) Citrix
2 40 (14.71%) VMware
3 25 (9.19%) Cisco
4 20 (7.35%) HP
5 14 (5.15%) hybris
5 14 (5.15%) IBM
6 12 (4.41%) NetApp
7 8 (2.94%) Telerik
8 6 (2.21%) Meraki
9 5 (1.84%) Google
9 5 (1.84%) Oracle
10 4 (1.47%) Brocade
10 4 (1.47%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.47%) Remedy
11 3 (1.10%) BMC
11 3 (1.10%) Lotus
11 3 (1.10%) SAP
11 3 (1.10%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.74%) Nintex
12 2 (0.74%) Sitecore
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