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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 127 164 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.71% 17.88% 19.74%
As % of the Vendors category 41.10% 42.82% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 108 141 150
Median salary £37,250 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.55% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,760 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
309 383 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 43.10% 41.77% 41.65%
Number of salaries quoted 217 330 340
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 6 May 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 6 May 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 0 98 £37,500 +17.18% 14
Kettering -1 11 £33,000 +10.00% 1
Towcester +5 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Brackley - 1 £32,500 -
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 123 (42.71%) Windows
2 110 (38.19%) MS Excel
3 98 (34.03%) SQL Server
4 88 (30.56%) Windows Server
5 84 (29.17%) SQL
6 77 (26.74%) Citrix
7 69 (23.96%) SAN
8 64 (22.22%) MS Office
9 63 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
10 61 (21.18%) Hyper-V
11 58 (20.14%) .NET
11 58 (20.14%) Linux
12 52 (18.06%) Server Virtualisation
13 44 (15.28%) Mentoring
14 43 (14.93%) C#
15 42 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
15 42 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 40 (13.89%) VMware
17 37 (12.85%) PowerShell
18 35 (12.15%) ITIL
18 35 (12.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 34 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
20 33 (11.46%) XenServer
21 32 (11.11%) XenApp
21 32 (11.11%) SharePoint
22 31 (10.76%) ASP.NET
22 31 (10.76%) TCP/IP
23 29 (10.07%) MySQL
24 28 (9.72%) Data Warehouse
24 28 (9.72%) HP

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 32 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 20 (6.94%) Apache
2 20 (6.94%) Tomcat
3 11 (3.82%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (2.08%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.69%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.69%) IIS
7 2 (0.69%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.35%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.35%) SAS
8 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 110 (38.19%) MS Excel
2 64 (22.22%) MS Office
3 9 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.74%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.04%) MS Project
6 1 (0.35%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.35%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 14 (4.86%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (2.43%) Visualfiles
4 6 (2.08%) Infor M3
5 4 (1.39%) LabWindows
6 2 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.51%) Office 365
3 8 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (23.96%) SAN
2 31 (10.76%) TCP/IP
3 18 (6.25%) WAN
4 16 (5.56%) LAN
5 12 (4.17%) IP Telephony
6 7 (2.43%) Skype
7 6 (2.08%) Intranet
7 6 (2.08%) VoIP
8 4 (1.39%) DNS
8 4 (1.39%) Internet
8 4 (1.39%) RS-232
9 3 (1.04%) Firewall
9 3 (1.04%) NetScaler
9 3 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.04%) Wireless
10 2 (0.69%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (0.69%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.69%) VPN
11 1 (0.35%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.35%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (34.03%) SQL Server
2 42 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (12.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (10.07%) MySQL
5 28 (9.72%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (7.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (4.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 12 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (3.13%) MongoDB
10 9 (3.13%) Relational Database
11 8 (2.78%) MS Access
11 8 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (1.74%) SQL Server 2014
14 4 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (1.39%) Data Mining
14 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
15 3 (1.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.74%) JIRA
2 5 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.39%) NUnit
4 2 (0.69%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.35%) GDB
5 1 (0.35%) Selenium
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 24 (8.33%) Legal
2 21 (7.29%) Finance
3 15 (5.21%) Retail
3 15 (5.21%) Welsh Language
4 9 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.78%) Law
6 6 (2.08%) Banking
6 6 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.39%) Electronics
8 2 (0.69%) Advertising
8 2 (0.69%) Billing
8 2 (0.69%) Marketing
9 1 (0.35%) French Language
9 1 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 105 (36.46%) Analyst
2 66 (22.92%) Developer
3 49 (17.01%) Support Analyst
4 36 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 34 (11.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 26 (9.03%) Service Desk Analyst
7 25 (8.68%) Server Support
8 22 (7.64%) Server Analyst
9 21 (7.29%) Server Support Analyst
10 18 (6.25%) .NET Developer
10 18 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
11 16 (5.56%) Linux Support
12 15 (5.21%) Citrix Analyst
12 15 (5.21%) Citrix Support
12 15 (5.21%) Citrix Support Analyst
12 15 (5.21%) SQL Developer
12 15 (5.21%) Windows Support Analyst
13 14 (4.86%) 2nd Line Support
13 14 (4.86%) Applications Support
13 14 (4.86%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (20.14%) .NET
2 31 (10.76%) ASP.NET
3 18 (6.25%) HTML
4 15 (5.21%) CSS
5 11 (3.82%) jQuery
6 10 (3.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (2.78%) Ajax
7 8 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (2.78%) Classic ASP
8 6 (2.08%) .NET Framework
9 5 (1.74%) LINQ
9 5 (1.74%) Web Services
10 4 (1.39%) WinForms
10 4 (1.39%) WPF
11 3 (1.04%) NHibernate
12 2 (0.69%) ADO.NET
12 2 (0.69%) MDX
12 2 (0.69%) XML
13 1 (0.35%) EDI
13 1 (0.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.99%) Data Centre
3 18 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.47%) iPad
5 6 (2.08%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.39%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.39%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.39%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.04%) Replication
7 3 (1.04%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.69%) Clustering
8 2 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.69%) Health Informatics
8 2 (0.69%) Informatics
8 2 (0.69%) NHS
8 2 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.35%) CMDB
9 1 (0.35%) FMCG
9 1 (0.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 123 (42.71%) Windows
2 88 (30.56%) Windows Server
3 58 (20.14%) Linux
4 28 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (2.78%) Ubuntu
8 7 (2.43%) Windows 7
8 7 (2.43%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.74%) Unix
10 4 (1.39%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.04%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.69%) Android
13 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (18.06%) Server Virtualisation
3 44 (15.28%) Mentoring
4 42 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (12.15%) ITIL
6 27 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
7 26 (9.03%) Disaster Recovery
8 24 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 23 (7.99%) Open Source
10 22 (7.64%) Project Management
11 17 (5.90%) MVC
12 16 (5.56%) Service Management
13 13 (4.51%) ETL
14 12 (4.17%) CRM
14 12 (4.17%) ITSM
14 12 (4.17%) Scrum
15 11 (3.82%) Data Modelling
15 11 (3.82%) SDLC
16 10 (3.47%) Business Continuity
17 9 (3.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 84 (29.17%) SQL
2 43 (14.93%) C#
3 37 (12.85%) PowerShell
4 22 (7.64%) JavaScript
5 20 (6.94%) VB.NET
6 19 (6.60%) C
7 15 (5.21%) Java
8 12 (4.17%) VB
9 10 (3.47%) T-SQL
10 9 (3.13%) VBA
11 8 (2.78%) Bash Shell
11 8 (2.78%) VB6
12 4 (1.39%) F#
12 4 (1.39%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.69%) C++
14 1 (0.35%) AWK
14 1 (0.35%) PHP
14 1 (0.35%) Ruby
14 1 (0.35%) sed
14 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (7.99%) MCP
2 20 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (6.94%) Security Cleared
3 19 (6.60%) SC Cleared
4 17 (5.90%) Degree
5 12 (4.17%) MCSE
6 8 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (2.78%) MCSA
7 7 (2.43%) CCNA
7 7 (2.43%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (2.43%) HND
7 7 (2.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (1.74%) MCITP
9 4 (1.39%) CISM
9 4 (1.39%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.04%) CCENT
10 3 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.04%) SSCP
10 3 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.35%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.43%) QA
2 5 (1.74%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.04%) SLA
4 1 (0.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 61 (21.18%) Hyper-V
2 33 (11.46%) XenServer
3 32 (11.11%) XenApp
4 23 (7.99%) Active Directory
5 11 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (1.74%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.39%) Firmware
8 3 (1.04%) vSphere
9 2 (0.69%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (2.78%) Ansible
1 8 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (2.78%) Puppet
2 5 (1.74%) SCCM
3 3 (1.04%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.04%) XenMobile
4 2 (0.69%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.35%) Nagios
5 1 (0.35%) SCOM
5 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 77 (26.74%) Citrix
2 40 (13.89%) VMware
3 28 (9.72%) HP
4 25 (8.68%) Cisco
5 24 (8.33%) IBM
6 14 (4.86%) NetApp
7 12 (4.17%) hybris
8 10 (3.47%) Oracle
9 8 (2.78%) Google
9 8 (2.78%) Red Hat
9 8 (2.78%) Telerik
10 4 (1.39%) SAP
11 3 (1.04%) Brocade
11 3 (1.04%) Remedy
12 2 (0.69%) BMC
12 2 (0.69%) Lotus
12 2 (0.69%) Nintex
12 2 (0.69%) Symantec
13 1 (0.35%) Cognizant
13 1 (0.35%) CommVault
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