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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 10 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 86 146 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 12.43% 15.40% 17.82%
As % of the Vendors category 33.08% 40.22% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 56 136 143
Median salary £31,000 £35,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,100 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
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
260 363 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 37.57% 38.29% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 142 332 324
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 £25,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £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 August 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 August 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 62 £31,000 -4.61% 6
Kettering +2 14 £30,000 -25.00% 4
Wellingborough +1 2 £31,000 -11.42% 1
Corby -3 1 £42,500 +123.68% 1
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 86 (39.27%) SQL
2 85 (38.81%) SQL Server
3 78 (35.62%) MS Excel
4 77 (35.16%) Windows
5 55 (25.11%) .NET
6 53 (24.20%) MS Office
7 52 (23.74%) ITIL
8 45 (20.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 42 (19.18%) Active Directory
10 38 (17.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 37 (16.89%) SharePoint
12 36 (16.44%) C#
13 35 (15.98%) SAN
14 34 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
15 33 (15.07%) Hyper-V
16 32 (14.61%) Windows Server
17 30 (13.70%) Service Delivery
18 29 (13.24%) VMware
19 28 (12.79%) Business Intelligence
19 28 (12.79%) Incident Management
20 26 (11.87%) Cisco
21 25 (11.42%) Mentoring
22 24 (10.96%) Firewall
23 22 (10.05%) Legal
23 22 (10.05%) MS Exchange
23 22 (10.05%) ASP.NET
24 20 (9.13%) Visual Studio
24 20 (9.13%) Retail
24 20 (9.13%) SCCM
25 19 (8.68%) PowerShell

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 37 (16.89%) SharePoint
2 22 (10.05%) MS Exchange
3 15 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (6.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (5.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 11 (5.02%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.74%) Apache
7 6 (2.74%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.83%) CMS
9 3 (1.37%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.37%) IIS
9 3 (1.37%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
Applications
1 78 (35.62%) MS Excel
2 53 (24.20%) MS Office
3 2 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.91%) MS Project
3 2 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (6.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (3.65%) Infor M3
3 8 (3.65%) Visualfiles
4 4 (1.83%) LabWindows
5 3 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.91%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.46%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.74%) Office 365
3 5 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.91%) SaaS
5 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 35 (15.98%) SAN
2 24 (10.96%) Firewall
3 18 (8.22%) LAN
4 17 (7.76%) WAN
5 15 (6.85%) DHCP
5 15 (6.85%) DNS
6 11 (5.02%) Wireless
7 10 (4.57%) Remote Desktop
8 8 (3.65%) Intranet
9 6 (2.74%) TCP/IP
10 5 (2.28%) VoIP
11 4 (1.83%) RS-232
12 3 (1.37%) Skype
13 2 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.91%) WLAN
14 1 (0.46%) Broadband
14 1 (0.46%) Ethernet
14 1 (0.46%) HTTP
14 1 (0.46%) IP Telephony
14 1 (0.46%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (38.81%) SQL Server
2 45 (20.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (17.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (6.85%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (5.94%) Relational Database
5 13 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (5.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (4.11%) MS Access
8 8 (3.65%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.74%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (2.74%) MySQL
10 5 (2.28%) Data Mining
10 5 (2.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (2.28%) OLAP
10 5 (2.28%) OLAP Cube
10 5 (2.28%) Power BI
10 5 (2.28%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 20 (9.13%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.74%) NUnit
4 5 (2.28%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.91%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.91%) Selenium
6 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.46%) JIRA
6 1 (0.46%) Subversion
General
1 22 (10.05%) Legal
2 20 (9.13%) Retail
3 13 (5.94%) Finance
4 9 (4.11%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.74%) Welsh Language
6 5 (2.28%) Law
6 5 (2.28%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.83%) Electronics
8 2 (0.91%) Advertising
8 2 (0.91%) Banking
9 1 (0.46%) Automotive
9 1 (0.46%) Back Office
9 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (29.68%) Analyst
2 57 (26.03%) Developer
3 32 (14.61%) Support Analyst
4 19 (8.68%) Applications Support
4 19 (8.68%) Service Analyst
5 17 (7.76%) Administrator
6 16 (7.31%) .NET Developer
7 15 (6.85%) Architect
8 14 (6.39%) Service Desk Analyst
8 14 (6.39%) Support Engineer
9 13 (5.94%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 12 (5.48%) Applications Support Analyst
10 12 (5.48%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (5.48%) SharePoint Developer
11 11 (5.02%) IT Administrator
11 11 (5.02%) IT Support
11 11 (5.02%) IT Systems Administrator
11 11 (5.02%) Systems Administrator
12 10 (4.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 10 (4.57%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (25.11%) .NET
2 22 (10.05%) ASP.NET
3 11 (5.02%) Classic ASP
3 11 (5.02%) HTML
4 10 (4.57%) WinForms
5 9 (4.11%) CSS
6 8 (3.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (3.65%) LINQ
6 8 (3.65%) WPF
7 7 (3.20%) jQuery
7 7 (3.20%) Web Services
8 6 (2.74%) .NET Framework
8 6 (2.74%) Ajax
8 6 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (2.28%) MDX
9 5 (2.28%) WCF
10 3 (1.37%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (0.91%) AngularJS
12 1 (0.46%) Gherkin
12 1 (0.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.31%) iPad
3 15 (6.85%) Data Centre
4 9 (4.11%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.65%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.28%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.83%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.83%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (1.37%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.91%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.91%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.46%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.46%) Clustering
10 1 (0.46%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Licensing
10 1 (0.46%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.46%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 77 (35.16%) Windows
2 32 (14.61%) Windows Server
3 15 (6.85%) Windows 7
4 14 (6.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (5.48%) Linux
6 10 (4.57%) Windows 8
7 8 (3.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (2.28%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (23.74%) ITIL
2 34 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (13.70%) Service Delivery
4 28 (12.79%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (12.79%) Incident Management
5 25 (11.42%) Mentoring
6 15 (6.85%) E-Commerce
6 15 (6.85%) MVC
6 15 (6.85%) Scrum
7 14 (6.39%) Service Management
8 12 (5.48%) ERP
9 11 (5.02%) CRM
9 11 (5.02%) High Availability
9 11 (5.02%) Server Virtualisation
10 10 (4.57%) Ticket Management
11 9 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (3.65%) Case Management
12 8 (3.65%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (3.65%) Problem Management
13 7 (3.20%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 86 (39.27%) SQL
2 36 (16.44%) C#
3 19 (8.68%) PowerShell
3 19 (8.68%) VB.NET
4 17 (7.76%) Java
5 15 (6.85%) VB
6 11 (5.02%) JavaScript
6 11 (5.02%) VB6
6 11 (5.02%) VBA
7 7 (3.20%) C
8 6 (2.74%) F#
8 6 (2.74%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.83%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.46%) C++
10 1 (0.46%) PHP
10 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.46%) Python
10 1 (0.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (8.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (8.22%) CCNA
2 18 (8.22%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (8.22%) Degree
3 11 (5.02%) MCITP
4 10 (4.57%) Security Cleared
5 9 (4.11%) SC Cleared
6 8 (3.65%) MCP
7 6 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.83%) DBS Check
8 4 (1.83%) MCSE
8 4 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.37%) HND
10 2 (0.91%) CCA
10 2 (0.91%) CCNP
10 2 (0.91%) ISEB
10 2 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.91%) MCSA
11 1 (0.46%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.02%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.65%) SLA
3 2 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 42 (19.18%) Active Directory
2 33 (15.07%) Hyper-V
3 18 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.57%) Virtual Desktop
5 9 (4.11%) XenServer
6 8 (3.65%) Terminal Services
7 7 (3.20%) XenApp
8 4 (1.83%) Firmware
9 2 (0.91%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.46%) vCloud
10 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (9.13%) SCCM
2 10 (4.57%) FortiGate
2 10 (4.57%) SCOM
3 2 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.46%) Ansible
4 1 (0.46%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.46%) Puppet
4 1 (0.46%) Salt
4 1 (0.46%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 29 (13.24%) VMware
2 26 (11.87%) Cisco
3 16 (7.31%) Citrix
4 15 (6.85%) hybris
5 12 (5.48%) NetApp
6 11 (5.02%) Meraki
7 10 (4.57%) SolarWinds
8 9 (4.11%) HP
9 6 (2.74%) IBM
9 6 (2.74%) Telerik
10 4 (1.83%) Sage
11 3 (1.37%) Lotus
11 3 (1.37%) Remedy
11 3 (1.37%) SAP
11 3 (1.37%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.37%) Sitecore
11 3 (1.37%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.91%) Avaya
12 2 (0.91%) Google
12 2 (0.91%) JD Edwards
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Interaction Recruitment PLC
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Corriculo
Salary: £32,000 per annum
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Broster Buchanan
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
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Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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Corriculo
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £0 - £30,000 per year
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Salary: £37000.0000 - £42000.0000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per year
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Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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