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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 136 167 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.48% 18.91% 16.90%
As % of the Vendors category 44.88% 44.77% 40.68%
Number of salaries quoted 114 143 134
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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
303 373 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 43.41% 42.24% 41.55%
Number of salaries quoted 201 319 333
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £49,000 £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 31 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 31 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 +2 105 £34,500 +2.98% 10
Kettering +1 14 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Towcester +3 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Brackley 0 1 £32,500 -23.52%
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 124 (44.77%) Windows
2 103 (37.18%) SQL Server
3 91 (32.85%) MS Excel
4 90 (32.49%) SQL
5 81 (29.24%) Windows Server
6 68 (24.55%) Citrix
7 67 (24.19%) MS Office
8 63 (22.74%) SAN
8 63 (22.74%) Agile Software Development
9 59 (21.30%) .NET
10 56 (20.22%) Hyper-V
11 48 (17.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 48 (17.33%) Linux
12 43 (15.52%) C#
12 43 (15.52%) Server Virtualisation
13 41 (14.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 41 (14.80%) Mentoring
14 40 (14.44%) Business Intelligence
14 40 (14.44%) VMware
15 38 (13.72%) SharePoint
15 38 (13.72%) ITIL
16 36 (13.00%) PowerShell
17 35 (12.64%) Active Directory
18 31 (11.19%) ASP.NET
19 29 (10.47%) Cisco
19 29 (10.47%) XenApp
20 28 (10.11%) Windows Server 2008
20 28 (10.11%) TCP/IP
21 27 (9.75%) XenServer
22 25 (9.03%) MCP

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 38 (13.72%) SharePoint
2 16 (5.78%) Apache
2 16 (5.78%) Tomcat
3 14 (5.05%) MS Exchange
4 11 (3.97%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.17%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.44%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.08%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.72%) IIS
9 2 (0.72%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.36%) CMS
10 1 (0.36%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.36%) SAS
10 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 91 (32.85%) MS Excel
2 67 (24.19%) MS Office
3 5 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.44%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (6.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (2.89%) Infor M3
3 7 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (1.81%) Visualfiles
5 4 (1.44%) LabWindows
6 3 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.33%) Office 365
3 9 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (22.74%) SAN
2 28 (10.11%) TCP/IP
3 17 (6.14%) WAN
4 14 (5.05%) LAN
5 12 (4.33%) IP Telephony
6 8 (2.89%) DNS
6 8 (2.89%) Intranet
7 7 (2.53%) Firewall
7 7 (2.53%) Skype
7 7 (2.53%) Wireless
8 6 (2.17%) VoIP
9 5 (1.81%) DHCP
10 4 (1.44%) Internet
10 4 (1.44%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (1.44%) RS-232
11 3 (1.08%) NetScaler
11 3 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.72%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.72%) VPN
13 1 (0.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (37.18%) SQL Server
2 48 (17.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (14.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (9.03%) MySQL
5 20 (7.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 19 (6.86%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (5.42%) BusinessObjects
8 13 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (4.33%) Relational Database
10 11 (3.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 10 (3.61%) MS Access
12 9 (3.25%) MongoDB
13 8 (2.89%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
15 5 (1.81%) Data Mining
15 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
16 4 (1.44%) OLAP
16 4 (1.44%) OLAP Cube
16 4 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (7.22%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.17%) NUnit
3 5 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.44%) JIRA
5 2 (0.72%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.72%) Selenium
6 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (9.03%) Legal
2 19 (6.86%) Finance
3 17 (6.14%) Retail
4 10 (3.61%) Welsh Language
5 8 (2.89%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.17%) Law
7 5 (1.81%) Banking
8 4 (1.44%) Electronics
8 4 (1.44%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.72%) Advertising
9 2 (0.72%) Billing
9 2 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 93 (33.57%) Analyst
2 64 (23.10%) Developer
3 44 (15.88%) Support Analyst
4 29 (10.47%) Service Analyst
5 28 (10.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 21 (7.58%) Service Desk Analyst
7 19 (6.86%) Server Support
8 18 (6.50%) Server Analyst
9 17 (6.14%) Applications Support
9 17 (6.14%) Architect
9 17 (6.14%) Server Support Analyst
10 16 (5.78%) .NET Developer
11 14 (5.05%) SQL Developer
11 14 (5.05%) SQL Server Developer
11 14 (5.05%) SSAS Developer
12 13 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support
12 13 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Architect
13 12 (4.33%) Citrix Analyst
13 12 (4.33%) Citrix Support Analyst
13 12 (4.33%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (21.30%) .NET
2 31 (11.19%) ASP.NET
3 17 (6.14%) HTML
4 14 (5.05%) CSS
5 12 (4.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (3.97%) Classic ASP
7 9 (3.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (3.25%) jQuery
8 8 (2.89%) Ajax
9 7 (2.53%) LINQ
9 7 (2.53%) WPF
10 6 (2.17%) .NET Framework
10 6 (2.17%) WinForms
11 4 (1.44%) MDX
11 4 (1.44%) Web Services
12 3 (1.08%) NHibernate
13 1 (0.36%) AngularJS
13 1 (0.36%) Java EE
13 1 (0.36%) WCF
13 1 (0.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.94%) Data Centre
3 13 (4.69%) iPad
4 12 (4.33%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.89%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.44%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.44%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.08%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.72%) Clustering
8 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.72%) Health Informatics
8 2 (0.72%) Informatics
8 2 (0.72%) NHS
8 2 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.36%) CMDB
9 1 (0.36%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.36%) FMCG
9 1 (0.36%) Replication
9 1 (0.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 124 (44.77%) Windows
2 81 (29.24%) Windows Server
3 48 (17.33%) Linux
4 28 (10.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (7.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (2.89%) Ubuntu
7 8 (2.89%) Windows 7
7 8 (2.89%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.81%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.44%) Unix
10 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (22.74%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (15.52%) Server Virtualisation
3 41 (14.80%) Mentoring
4 40 (14.44%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (13.72%) ITIL
6 24 (8.66%) Capacity Planning
6 24 (8.66%) Service Delivery
7 20 (7.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 20 (7.22%) Open Source
8 19 (6.86%) MVC
9 18 (6.50%) Project Management
10 16 (5.78%) Scrum
11 15 (5.42%) Service Management
12 14 (5.05%) Incident Management
13 12 (4.33%) E-Commerce
14 11 (3.97%) ETL
14 11 (3.97%) Unit Testing
15 10 (3.61%) SDLC
16 9 (3.25%) Root Cause Analysis
16 9 (3.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (32.49%) SQL
2 43 (15.52%) C#
3 36 (13.00%) PowerShell
4 21 (7.58%) VB.NET
5 20 (7.22%) JavaScript
6 18 (6.50%) Java
7 15 (5.42%) VB
8 11 (3.97%) C
8 11 (3.97%) VB6
8 11 (3.97%) VBA
9 8 (2.89%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.17%) F#
11 5 (1.81%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.44%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.36%) C++
13 1 (0.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.36%) PHP
13 1 (0.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (9.03%) MCP
2 20 (7.22%) Degree
3 16 (5.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (3.97%) MCSE
4 11 (3.97%) Security Cleared
5 10 (3.61%) SC Cleared
6 9 (3.25%) CCNA
6 9 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (2.17%) HND
8 5 (1.81%) MCITP
8 5 (1.81%) MCSA
9 4 (1.44%) CISM
9 4 (1.44%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.44%) DBS Check
9 4 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.08%) CCENT
10 3 (1.08%) SSCP
11 2 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.89%) QA
2 7 (2.53%) SLA
3 5 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.36%) COBIT
4 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 56 (20.22%) Hyper-V
2 35 (12.64%) Active Directory
3 29 (10.47%) XenApp
4 27 (9.75%) XenServer
5 12 (4.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (1.81%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.44%) Firmware
8 3 (1.08%) vSphere
9 2 (0.72%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.72%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (3.97%) SCCM
2 8 (2.89%) Ansible
2 8 (2.89%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.89%) Puppet
3 3 (1.08%) XenMobile
4 2 (0.72%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.72%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.36%) Nagios
5 1 (0.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 68 (24.55%) Citrix
2 40 (14.44%) VMware
3 29 (10.47%) Cisco
4 25 (9.03%) HP
5 19 (6.86%) IBM
6 16 (5.78%) NetApp
7 14 (5.05%) hybris
8 10 (3.61%) Oracle
9 9 (3.25%) Google
10 8 (2.89%) Red Hat
10 8 (2.89%) Telerik
11 4 (1.44%) Meraki
11 4 (1.44%) Remedy
11 4 (1.44%) SAP
12 3 (1.08%) BMC
12 3 (1.08%) Brocade
12 3 (1.08%) Lotus
13 2 (0.72%) Nintex
13 2 (0.72%) Symantec
14 1 (0.36%) Tableau
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Capita plc
Posted: 8 days ago
Northampton
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: Competitive salary + fantastic package
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Northampton
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + long list of benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + n/a
Posted: 7 days ago
Northampton
Opus Energy
Salary: £35000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Northampton
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 15 days ago