Period
to 20 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dunstable with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 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.

Microsoft
Bedfordshire > Dunstable
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 2 5
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 27 20 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dunstable 21.60% 27.78% 30.15%
As % of the Vendors category 40.91% 44.44% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 66
Dunstable median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £36,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £64,700 £61,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.53% - +5.56%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Dunstable.

All Vendors
Dunstable
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 66 45 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dunstable 52.80% 62.50% 62.81%
Number of salaries quoted 65 41 111
Dunstable median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,850 £25,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £60,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year -5.00% +1.52% +9.44%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Dunstable

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dunstable.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Dunstable

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Dunstable.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Dunstable

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Dunstable over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Dunstable region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (66.67%) SQL
3 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 11 (40.74%) Project Management
4 11 (40.74%) Finance
4 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (37.04%) Business Analysis
5 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (37.04%) MS Visio
6 9 (33.33%) ISEB
6 9 (33.33%) SDLC
6 9 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
7 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
7 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (14.81%) WPF
8 4 (14.81%) .NET
8 4 (14.81%) C#
9 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (11.11%) ETL
9 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
9 3 (11.11%) WinForms
9 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (7.41%) Data Architecture
10 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (7.41%) Software Delivery
10 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
10 2 (7.41%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 2 (7.41%) WCF

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dunstable 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 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.70%) GIS
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (7.41%) NUnit
2 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Analyst
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Business Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Developer
4 6 (22.22%) IT Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) SQL BI Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Business IT Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Database Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Development Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Software Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Data Manager
7 1 (3.70%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
1 4 (14.81%) WPF
2 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 3 (11.11%) WinForms
3 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (7.41%) LINQ
3 2 (7.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Android
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Project Management
2 10 (37.04%) Business Analysis
2 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (33.33%) SDLC
3 9 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 2 (7.41%) Data Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) MVC
5 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
5 2 (7.41%) Software Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) TDD
5 2 (7.41%) Web Development
6 1 (3.70%) IT Strategy
6 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) System Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Task Automation
6 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
3 4 (14.81%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) HNC
2 1 (3.70%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco
1 1 (3.70%) Citrix
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle
1 1 (3.70%) SAP
1 1 (3.70%) VMware