The table below looks at the statistics for MSF skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSF over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Solutions Framework (MSF)
Rank 860 959 972
Rank change year-on-year
+99 +13
Permanent jobs citing MSF 5 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.009% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.006% 0.011% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 8
Median salary £70,000 £47,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% +27.51%
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £37,500 -
% change year-on-year
+86.66% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
78721 93895 98432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.10% 87.48% 85.64%
Number of salaries quoted 64899 77524 80842
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

MSF
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing MSF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

MSF Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MSF
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MSF within the UK.

MSF Salary Trend in the UK

MSF
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSF over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 within the UK.

MSF Salary Histogram in the UK

MSF
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSF within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 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
England +69 5 £70,000 +47.36%
North East +9 3 £70,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -

MSF
Top 16 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing MSF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for MSF.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing

MSF
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Development Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Software Development Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Software Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Development Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Software Development Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Software Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft