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 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 7 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 103 148 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.52% 20.25% 15.96%
As % of the Vendors category 35.52% 41.69% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 87 113 111
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,275 £21,300 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,050 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%

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
290 355 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 49.32% 48.56% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 224 244 303
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,025 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 0 81 £45,000 +18.42% 6
Kettering +3 5 £21,500 -51.13% 2
Brackley -4 2 £27,000 +13.68% 1
Daventry - 1 £18,000 -
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

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

1 112 (45.53%) SQL Server
2 80 (32.52%) SQL
3 71 (28.86%) .NET
3 71 (28.86%) MS Excel
4 68 (27.64%) Windows
5 66 (26.83%) C#
6 65 (26.42%) ITIL
7 64 (26.02%) Business Intelligence
8 63 (25.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 50 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
10 49 (19.92%) Data Warehouse
11 48 (19.51%) SharePoint
12 35 (14.23%) Hyper-V
13 34 (13.82%) Stakeholder Management
14 33 (13.41%) SAN
15 31 (12.60%) MS Office
16 30 (12.20%) Active Directory
16 30 (12.20%) Finance
16 30 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 30 (12.20%) Tableau
17 29 (11.79%) Windows Server
18 27 (10.98%) VMware
19 26 (10.57%) SCCM
20 25 (10.16%) Mentoring
20 25 (10.16%) Workflow
21 24 (9.76%) TDD
21 24 (9.76%) NetApp
21 24 (9.76%) SAP
21 24 (9.76%) .NET Framework
22 23 (9.35%) Analytics

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 48 (19.51%) SharePoint
2 22 (8.94%) IIS
2 22 (8.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 18 (7.32%) SharePoint Server
4 13 (5.28%) SAS
5 11 (4.47%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (4.47%) MS Exchange
6 9 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (3.25%) K2 blackpearl
7 8 (3.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (3.25%) Skype for Business
8 5 (2.03%) Apache
8 5 (2.03%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (2.03%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.81%) CMS
10 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 71 (28.86%) MS Excel
2 31 (12.60%) MS Office
3 13 (5.28%) SPSS
4 11 (4.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (4.47%) Simulink
5 5 (2.03%) MS Project
5 5 (2.03%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.22%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.41%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 7 (2.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.03%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (1.63%) Visualfiles
4 3 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.07%) Google Cloud Platform
1 10 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.66%) Office 365
3 5 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.81%) GitHub
4 2 (0.81%) Sage Pay
5 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.41%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (13.41%) SAN
2 16 (6.50%) Remote Desktop
3 10 (4.07%) Firewall
4 9 (3.66%) VLAN
5 8 (3.25%) DHCP
5 8 (3.25%) DNS
6 7 (2.85%) LAN
6 7 (2.85%) Skype
6 7 (2.85%) WAN
7 6 (2.44%) Wireless
8 2 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.41%) Extranet
9 1 (0.41%) Internet
9 1 (0.41%) Intranet
9 1 (0.41%) ISDN
9 1 (0.41%) NAS
9 1 (0.41%) PSTN
9 1 (0.41%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (45.53%) SQL Server
2 63 (25.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 49 (19.92%) Data Warehouse
4 30 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (8.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (6.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (4.47%) DTS
7 11 (4.47%) Power BI
7 11 (4.47%) Spotfire
8 10 (4.07%) Big Data
8 10 (4.07%) BigQuery
9 7 (2.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (2.85%) SQL Server 2016
10 6 (2.44%) Microsoft Power View
10 6 (2.44%) MySQL
11 5 (2.03%) PowerPivot
11 5 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (1.63%) OLAP
12 4 (1.63%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 15 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (4.07%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.44%) MSTest
3 6 (2.44%) SpecFlow
4 5 (2.03%) Subversion
5 2 (0.81%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.81%) JIRA
5 2 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (12.20%) Finance
2 22 (8.94%) Legal
3 18 (7.32%) Automotive
4 7 (2.85%) Advertising
5 6 (2.44%) Billing
6 4 (1.63%) Banking
6 4 (1.63%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.63%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.22%) Law
7 3 (1.22%) Welsh Language
8 2 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.81%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.81%) Marketing
8 2 (0.81%) Publishing
8 2 (0.81%) Retail
9 1 (0.41%) Back Office
9 1 (0.41%) Electronics
9 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (32.11%) Developer
2 56 (22.76%) Analyst
3 22 (8.94%) .NET Developer
3 22 (8.94%) Administrator
4 15 (6.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 14 (5.69%) SharePoint Developer
6 12 (4.88%) Junior
6 12 (4.88%) Test Leader
7 11 (4.47%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 11 (4.47%) Integration Analyst
7 11 (4.47%) Support Analyst
8 10 (4.07%) C# Developer
8 10 (4.07%) DBA
8 10 (4.07%) IT Manager
8 10 (4.07%) SQL DBA
9 9 (3.66%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (3.25%) Service Analyst
10 8 (3.25%) Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (3.25%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (3.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (28.86%) .NET
2 24 (9.76%) .NET Framework
3 23 (9.35%) ASP.NET
4 16 (6.50%) HTML
4 16 (6.50%) Web Services
5 15 (6.10%) CSS
6 14 (5.69%) Classic ASP
6 14 (5.69%) jQuery
7 13 (5.28%) REST
8 12 (4.88%) Gherkin
8 12 (4.88%) WCF
8 12 (4.88%) XML
9 11 (4.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (3.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (3.25%) Sass
11 6 (2.44%) AngularJS
11 6 (2.44%) HTML5
11 6 (2.44%) MDX
12 5 (2.03%) Razor View Engine
12 5 (2.03%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.28%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.47%) Clustering
4 8 (3.25%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.25%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (2.03%) IBM XIV
7 4 (1.63%) FlexPod
7 4 (1.63%) iPhone
8 2 (0.81%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.81%) Social Media
9 1 (0.41%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.41%) APACS
9 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.41%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.41%) Pocket PC
9 1 (0.41%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 68 (27.64%) Windows
2 29 (11.79%) Windows Server
3 14 (5.69%) Linux
4 13 (5.28%) Windows 7
5 11 (4.47%) Windows 10
6 9 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.85%) AIX
8 5 (2.03%) Data ONTAP
9 4 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.22%) Android
11 2 (0.81%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (26.42%) ITIL
2 64 (26.02%) Business Intelligence
3 50 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (13.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (10.16%) Mentoring
5 25 (10.16%) Workflow
6 24 (9.76%) TDD
7 23 (9.35%) Analytics
8 22 (8.94%) Incident Management
9 21 (8.54%) MVC
9 21 (8.54%) Service Management
10 20 (8.13%) Coaching
11 18 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (7.32%) Scrum
12 16 (6.50%) Matrix Organization
12 16 (6.50%) Project Management
13 15 (6.10%) BDD
13 15 (6.10%) SDLC
13 15 (6.10%) Service Delivery
13 15 (6.10%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 80 (32.52%) SQL
2 66 (26.83%) C#
3 22 (8.94%) PowerShell
4 21 (8.54%) T-SQL
4 21 (8.54%) VB.NET
5 16 (6.50%) JavaScript
5 16 (6.50%) VBA
6 14 (5.69%) VB
6 14 (5.69%) VB6
7 11 (4.47%) Java
7 11 (4.47%) MATLAB
8 7 (2.85%) C
9 2 (0.81%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.81%) C-shell
9 2 (0.81%) Perl
9 2 (0.81%) Python
9 2 (0.81%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.41%) X++
Qualifications
1 23 (9.35%) ITIL Certification
2 19 (7.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (4.88%) ISEB
3 12 (4.88%) ISTQB
4 11 (4.47%) Degree
5 10 (4.07%) CCNA
5 10 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (3.25%) MCITP
6 8 (3.25%) MCP
6 8 (3.25%) MCSE
7 7 (2.85%) CISSP
8 6 (2.44%) CCNP
8 6 (2.44%) CompTIA Security+
8 6 (2.44%) HND
8 6 (2.44%) Security+ Certification
9 5 (2.03%) MCSA
9 5 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.22%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.22%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.88%) PCI DSS
2 11 (4.47%) SLA
3 3 (1.22%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.22%) QA
4 1 (0.41%) COBIT
4 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) PMO
System Software
1 35 (14.23%) Hyper-V
2 30 (12.20%) Active Directory
3 17 (6.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (2.03%) vSphere
6 2 (0.81%) KVM
6 2 (0.81%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.81%) Xen
6 2 (0.81%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.41%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (10.57%) SCCM
2 7 (2.85%) Backup Exec
2 7 (2.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 7 (2.85%) NetBackup
2 7 (2.85%) SCDPM
3 6 (2.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (2.03%) Ansible
5 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (1.22%) SCOM
6 2 (0.81%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (0.81%) Puppet
6 2 (0.81%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (12.20%) Tableau
2 27 (10.98%) VMware
3 24 (9.76%) NetApp
3 24 (9.76%) SAP
4 22 (8.94%) Cisco
5 18 (7.32%) Oracle
6 15 (6.10%) IBM
7 12 (4.88%) Nintex
8 11 (4.47%) Google
8 11 (4.47%) MicroStrategy
9 10 (4.07%) Citrix
9 10 (4.07%) HP
10 9 (3.66%) Dell
11 8 (3.25%) Meraki
12 7 (2.85%) Brocade
12 7 (2.85%) EMC
12 7 (2.85%) Fujitsu
12 7 (2.85%) Veeam
13 2 (0.81%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.81%) Veritas
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