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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 9 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 124 159 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 16.94% 19.51% 19.45%
As % of the Vendors category 33.79% 40.15% 46.42%
Number of salaries quoted 88 129 151
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
367 396 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 50.14% 48.59% 41.90%
Number of salaries quoted 255 285 328
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £23,050 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -1 93 £45,000 +25.00% 13
Kettering -12 6 £22,500 -45.78%
Brackley -4 4 £32,500 -13.33%
Wellingborough -1 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 96 (43.84%) SQL Server
2 72 (32.88%) .NET
3 67 (30.59%) SQL
4 66 (30.14%) C#
5 65 (29.68%) MS Excel
6 59 (26.94%) Business Intelligence
6 59 (26.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 56 (25.57%) Windows
8 52 (23.74%) ITIL
9 51 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (20.09%) SharePoint
11 40 (18.26%) Data Warehouse
12 35 (15.98%) Stakeholder Management
13 32 (14.61%) Finance
14 30 (13.70%) Tableau
15 28 (12.79%) Active Directory
16 27 (12.33%) Hyper-V
17 25 (11.42%) MS Office
17 25 (11.42%) SAP
17 25 (11.42%) VMware
17 25 (11.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 25 (11.42%) Windows Server
18 24 (10.96%) Service Management
18 24 (10.96%) ASP.NET
18 24 (10.96%) .NET Framework
19 23 (10.50%) Incident Management
19 23 (10.50%) Mentoring
19 23 (10.50%) Cisco
19 23 (10.50%) MVC
19 23 (10.50%) TDD

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 44 (20.09%) SharePoint
2 20 (9.13%) IIS
2 20 (9.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 17 (7.76%) SharePoint Server
4 13 (5.94%) SAS
5 12 (5.48%) MS Exchange
6 11 (5.02%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (4.11%) Skype for Business
8 8 (3.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (2.74%) K2 blackpearl
11 5 (2.28%) CMS
11 5 (2.28%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.46%) Confluence
13 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
Applications
1 65 (29.68%) MS Excel
2 25 (11.42%) MS Office
3 13 (5.94%) SPSS
4 11 (5.02%) Simulink
5 5 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.37%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.46%) InDesign
7 1 (0.46%) MS Project
7 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.28%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (1.83%) Visualfiles
4 3 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.91%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.57%) Google Cloud Platform
1 10 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (4.57%) Office 365
2 3 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.91%) GitHub
3 2 (0.91%) Sage Pay
4 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.46%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.46%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.05%) SAN
2 14 (6.39%) Remote Desktop
3 10 (4.57%) Firewall
4 9 (4.11%) LAN
4 9 (4.11%) WAN
5 8 (3.65%) Skype
6 6 (2.74%) DHCP
6 6 (2.74%) DNS
6 6 (2.74%) VLAN
6 6 (2.74%) Wireless
7 3 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.46%) Extranet
8 1 (0.46%) Internet
8 1 (0.46%) Intranet
8 1 (0.46%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.46%) ISDN
8 1 (0.46%) PSTN
8 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.46%) VoIP
8 1 (0.46%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (43.84%) SQL Server
2 59 (26.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 40 (18.26%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (11.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (8.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (5.02%) DTS
6 11 (5.02%) Power BI
6 11 (5.02%) Spotfire
6 11 (5.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (4.57%) BigQuery
8 7 (3.20%) Big Data
8 7 (3.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (2.74%) Microsoft Power View
9 6 (2.74%) SQL Server 2016
10 5 (2.28%) PowerPivot
11 4 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (1.83%) OLAP
11 4 (1.83%) OLAP Cube
11 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.37%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (7.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (5.02%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.74%) MSTest
3 6 (2.74%) SpecFlow
3 6 (2.74%) Subversion
4 3 (1.37%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.37%) JIRA
5 2 (0.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (14.61%) Finance
2 19 (8.68%) Legal
3 17 (7.76%) Automotive
4 6 (2.74%) Advertising
5 4 (1.83%) Banking
5 4 (1.83%) Retail
5 4 (1.83%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.37%) Law
6 3 (1.37%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.91%) Billing
7 2 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (0.91%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.91%) Marketing
7 2 (0.91%) Publishing
8 1 (0.46%) Back Office
8 1 (0.46%) Electronics
8 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 79 (36.07%) Developer
2 49 (22.37%) Analyst
3 23 (10.50%) .NET Developer
4 16 (7.31%) Administrator
5 15 (6.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 13 (5.94%) SharePoint Developer
6 13 (5.94%) Test Leader
7 11 (5.02%) C# Developer
7 11 (5.02%) Integration Analyst
8 10 (4.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 9 (4.11%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (3.65%) .NET Web Developer
10 8 (3.65%) Junior
10 8 (3.65%) Junior Developer
10 8 (3.65%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (3.65%) Web Developer
11 7 (3.20%) HTML Developer
11 7 (3.20%) IT Manager
11 7 (3.20%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.20%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (32.88%) .NET
2 24 (10.96%) .NET Framework
2 24 (10.96%) ASP.NET
3 17 (7.76%) HTML
3 17 (7.76%) Web Services
4 16 (7.31%) CSS
5 15 (6.85%) jQuery
6 14 (6.39%) Classic ASP
7 13 (5.94%) Gherkin
7 13 (5.94%) REST
8 12 (5.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (5.48%) WCF
9 10 (4.57%) XML
10 8 (3.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (3.65%) Sass
11 7 (3.20%) AngularJS
12 6 (2.74%) HTML5
12 6 (2.74%) MDX
13 5 (2.28%) Razor View Engine
13 5 (2.28%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.11%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.65%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.20%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.28%) Clustering
5 5 (2.28%) IBM XIV
6 4 (1.83%) FlexPod
6 4 (1.83%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (1.37%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.37%) iPhone
8 2 (0.91%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.91%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.91%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.91%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.91%) Social Media
9 1 (0.46%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.46%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.46%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 56 (25.57%) Windows
2 25 (11.42%) Windows Server
3 10 (4.57%) Linux
3 10 (4.57%) Windows 7
3 10 (4.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (4.11%) Windows 10
5 7 (3.20%) AIX
6 4 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.37%) Android
7 3 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.91%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (26.94%) Business Intelligence
2 52 (23.74%) ITIL
3 51 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (15.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (10.96%) Service Management
6 23 (10.50%) Incident Management
6 23 (10.50%) Mentoring
6 23 (10.50%) MVC
6 23 (10.50%) TDD
7 22 (10.05%) Workflow
8 21 (9.59%) Analytics
8 21 (9.59%) Coaching
9 18 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (8.22%) Scrum
10 17 (7.76%) Service Delivery
11 15 (6.85%) BDD
11 15 (6.85%) User Stories
12 14 (6.39%) SDLC
12 14 (6.39%) Test Strategy
12 14 (6.39%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (30.59%) SQL
2 66 (30.14%) C#
3 20 (9.13%) VB.NET
4 17 (7.76%) JavaScript
4 17 (7.76%) PowerShell
5 16 (7.31%) T-SQL
5 16 (7.31%) VBA
6 14 (6.39%) VB
6 14 (6.39%) VB6
7 11 (5.02%) Java
7 11 (5.02%) MATLAB
8 5 (2.28%) C
9 3 (1.37%) Python
10 2 (0.91%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.91%) C-shell
10 2 (0.91%) Perl
10 2 (0.91%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.46%) X++
Qualifications
1 16 (7.31%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (5.94%) ISEB
2 13 (5.94%) ISTQB
2 13 (5.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.65%) CCNA
3 8 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (3.65%) MCP
4 6 (2.74%) Degree
4 6 (2.74%) HND
5 5 (2.28%) CCNP
5 5 (2.28%) MCITP
6 4 (1.83%) CISSP
6 4 (1.83%) MCSA
7 3 (1.37%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (1.37%) MCSD
7 3 (1.37%) MCSE
7 3 (1.37%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (0.91%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.91%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.39%) SLA
2 9 (4.11%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.37%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.37%) QA
4 1 (0.46%) COBIT
4 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (12.79%) Active Directory
2 27 (12.33%) Hyper-V
3 13 (5.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.91%) KVM
5 2 (0.91%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.91%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.91%) Xen
6 1 (0.46%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.46%) vCloud
6 1 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.46%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (10.05%) SCCM
2 7 (3.20%) Backup Exec
2 7 (3.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 7 (3.20%) NetBackup
2 7 (3.20%) SCDPM
3 3 (1.37%) Ansible
3 3 (1.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (1.37%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (1.37%) Puppet
3 3 (1.37%) SCOM
4 2 (0.91%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.46%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.46%) Salt
Vendors
1 30 (13.70%) Tableau
2 25 (11.42%) SAP
2 25 (11.42%) VMware
3 23 (10.50%) Cisco
4 18 (8.22%) Oracle
5 16 (7.31%) NetApp
6 15 (6.85%) IBM
7 12 (5.48%) Google
8 11 (5.02%) MicroStrategy
9 10 (4.57%) HP
9 10 (4.57%) Nintex
10 9 (4.11%) Dell
11 8 (3.65%) Meraki
12 7 (3.20%) Brocade
12 7 (3.20%) EMC
12 7 (3.20%) Fujitsu
12 7 (3.20%) Veeam
13 3 (1.37%) Sage
13 3 (1.37%) ServiceNow
14 2 (0.91%) SolarWinds
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