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 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 14 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 74 122 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 12.11% 13.19% 21.10%
As % of the Vendors category 31.09% 35.88% 51.65%
Number of salaries quoted 55 113 180
Median salary £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
238 340 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 38.95% 36.76% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 136 304 350
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,600 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -1 52 £38,000 +16.92% 12
Kettering -6 8 £32,000 -24.70% 2
Wellingborough 0 3 £31,000 -11.42% 2
Brackley +1 2 £33,750 -20.58% 6
Corby -2 1 £42,500 +107.31% 1
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 82 (37.10%) SQL Server
1 82 (37.10%) MS Excel
2 79 (35.75%) SQL
3 76 (34.39%) Windows
4 61 (27.60%) .NET
5 60 (27.15%) ITIL
6 55 (24.89%) MS Office
7 50 (22.62%) Active Directory
8 42 (19.00%) C#
8 42 (19.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 41 (18.55%) SharePoint
10 36 (16.29%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (15.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 32 (14.48%) Incident Management
13 29 (13.12%) VMware
13 29 (13.12%) Cisco
14 28 (12.67%) Business Intelligence
14 28 (12.67%) SAN
15 27 (12.22%) Firewall
15 27 (12.22%) Hyper-V
16 26 (11.76%) SCCM
16 26 (11.76%) Service Delivery
17 25 (11.31%) ASP.NET
17 25 (11.31%) Mentoring
18 24 (10.86%) MS Exchange
19 23 (10.41%) Windows Server
20 22 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
21 21 (9.50%) Legal
21 21 (9.50%) Microsoft Certification
22 20 (9.05%) DNS

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 41 (18.55%) SharePoint
2 24 (10.86%) MS Exchange
3 17 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (7.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (6.79%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (2.26%) CMS
8 4 (1.81%) IIS
8 4 (1.81%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.36%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.36%) SAS
9 3 (1.36%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.45%) Apache
11 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.45%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 82 (37.10%) MS Excel
2 55 (24.89%) MS Office
3 3 (1.36%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.36%) SPSS
4 2 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.90%) Simulink
5 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (6.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (4.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (3.62%) Infor M3
3 8 (3.62%) Visualfiles
4 3 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.36%) LabWindows
5 2 (0.90%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.45%) Line 500
6 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.17%) Office 365
3 5 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.90%) SaaS
5 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.45%) GitHub
5 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.45%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.67%) SAN
2 27 (12.22%) Firewall
3 20 (9.05%) DHCP
3 20 (9.05%) DNS
4 19 (8.60%) LAN
5 18 (8.14%) WAN
6 14 (6.33%) Remote Desktop
7 13 (5.88%) Wireless
8 8 (3.62%) Intranet
9 5 (2.26%) VoIP
10 3 (1.36%) RS-232
10 3 (1.36%) Skype
10 3 (1.36%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.90%) VLAN
11 2 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.90%) WLAN
12 1 (0.45%) Broadband
12 1 (0.45%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.45%) HTTP
12 1 (0.45%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (37.10%) SQL Server
2 42 (19.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (15.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (6.33%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (4.98%) Relational Database
7 9 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (3.62%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (3.62%) MS Access
9 5 (2.26%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (2.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (2.26%) OLAP
9 5 (2.26%) OLAP Cube
9 5 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.81%) Power BI
10 4 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.36%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.90%) Spotfire
13 1 (0.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 17 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 16 (7.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.07%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.26%) NUnit
5 2 (0.90%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.90%) Selenium
6 1 (0.45%) JIRA
6 1 (0.45%) Subversion
General
1 21 (9.50%) Legal
2 18 (8.14%) Retail
3 15 (6.79%) Finance
4 8 (3.62%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.26%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.26%) Welsh Language
6 4 (1.81%) Automotive
6 4 (1.81%) Law
7 3 (1.36%) Electronics
8 2 (0.90%) Advertising
8 2 (0.90%) Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Back Office
9 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (26.70%) Analyst
2 58 (26.24%) Developer
3 24 (10.86%) Support Analyst
4 19 (8.60%) Administrator
4 19 (8.60%) Service Analyst
5 18 (8.14%) .NET Developer
6 15 (6.79%) Applications Support
7 14 (6.33%) C# Developer
7 14 (6.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 14 (6.33%) Support Engineer
7 14 (6.33%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (5.88%) Architect
8 13 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (5.88%) IT Administrator
8 13 (5.88%) IT Systems Administrator
9 12 (5.43%) SharePoint Developer
10 11 (4.98%) IT Support
11 10 (4.52%) 1st Line Support
11 10 (4.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 10 (4.52%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (27.60%) .NET
2 25 (11.31%) ASP.NET
3 14 (6.33%) HTML
4 13 (5.88%) Classic ASP
5 12 (5.43%) CSS
6 11 (4.98%) jQuery
7 10 (4.52%) Web Services
8 9 (4.07%) .NET Framework
8 9 (4.07%) Gherkin
8 9 (4.07%) WinForms
9 8 (3.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (3.17%) LINQ
10 7 (3.17%) WPF
11 6 (2.71%) AngularJS
11 6 (2.71%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (2.26%) Ajax
12 5 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (2.26%) MDX
12 5 (2.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (2.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.33%) iPad
3 12 (5.43%) Data Centre
4 11 (4.98%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.62%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.81%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.81%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.81%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (1.36%) Clustering
7 3 (1.36%) iPhone
7 3 (1.36%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.45%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Licensing
9 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 76 (34.39%) Windows
2 23 (10.41%) Windows Server
3 15 (6.79%) Windows 7
4 13 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.17%) Windows 10
6 7 (3.17%) Windows 8
6 7 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.36%) Android
7 3 (1.36%) Linux
8 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (27.15%) ITIL
2 36 (16.29%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (14.48%) Incident Management
4 28 (12.67%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 25 (11.31%) Mentoring
7 16 (7.24%) Service Management
8 14 (6.33%) E-Commerce
8 14 (6.33%) MVC
9 13 (5.88%) ERP
9 13 (5.88%) Scrum
10 12 (5.43%) CRM
10 12 (5.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (4.98%) Coaching
11 11 (4.98%) High Availability
12 10 (4.52%) System Testing
12 10 (4.52%) Ticket Management
13 9 (4.07%) Automated Testing
13 9 (4.07%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (4.07%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 79 (35.75%) SQL
2 42 (19.00%) C#
3 20 (9.05%) VB.NET
4 16 (7.24%) Java
4 16 (7.24%) PowerShell
4 16 (7.24%) VB
5 15 (6.79%) JavaScript
6 13 (5.88%) VB6
6 13 (5.88%) VBA
7 8 (3.62%) C
8 5 (2.26%) F#
8 5 (2.26%) MATLAB
8 5 (2.26%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.90%) Python
10 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.45%) C++
10 1 (0.45%) C-shell
10 1 (0.45%) Perl
10 1 (0.45%) Ruby
10 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (9.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (8.14%) Degree
3 17 (7.69%) CCNA
3 17 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (5.88%) MCITP
5 10 (4.52%) ISEB
5 10 (4.52%) MCP
6 9 (4.07%) ISTQB
6 9 (4.07%) Security Cleared
7 8 (3.62%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (3.62%) SC Cleared
8 6 (2.71%) MCSE
9 4 (1.81%) DBS Check
9 4 (1.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.36%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.36%) HND
11 2 (0.90%) CCA
11 2 (0.90%) CCNP
11 2 (0.90%) MCSD
12 1 (0.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 12 (5.43%) SLA
3 5 (2.26%) QA
4 1 (0.45%) COBIT
4 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (22.62%) Active Directory
2 27 (12.22%) Hyper-V
3 18 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.52%) Terminal Services
4 10 (4.52%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (1.81%) XenApp
6 3 (1.36%) Firmware
7 2 (0.90%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.90%) XenServer
8 1 (0.45%) KVM
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.45%) vCloud
8 1 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.45%) vSphere
8 1 (0.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (11.76%) SCCM
2 11 (4.98%) SCOM
3 10 (4.52%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.90%) Ansible
5 2 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.90%) Puppet
6 1 (0.45%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.45%) Salt
6 1 (0.45%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 29 (13.12%) Cisco
1 29 (13.12%) VMware
2 14 (6.33%) NetApp
3 13 (5.88%) hybris
3 13 (5.88%) Meraki
4 10 (4.52%) SolarWinds
5 7 (3.17%) Citrix
5 7 (3.17%) SAP
6 5 (2.26%) HP
6 5 (2.26%) Tableau
6 5 (2.26%) Telerik
7 4 (1.81%) Sage
8 3 (1.36%) Google
8 3 (1.36%) Lotus
8 3 (1.36%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.36%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.36%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.90%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.90%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.90%) Nintex
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car allow+bonus
Posted: 44 minutes ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EDWARD CARTER SOLUTIONS
Salary: Fantastic salary + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EDWARD CARTER SOLUTIONS
Salary: Fantastic salary + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Coba IT Consultants Ltd
Salary: Gym, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 2 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
VIQU
Salary: £20k - 23k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum in an incredible office with your own team
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton
Opus Energy
Salary: £37000.0000 - £42000.0000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
ASL Recruitment
Salary: £22k - 27k per year + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dynamic Nation
Posted: 8 days ago
Northampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
Northampton
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 19 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Cognizant
Posted: 15 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
The SmartList
Posted: 19 days ago