Period
to 19 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 19 August 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 11 10
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 271 286 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 16.77% 16.76% 17.18%
As % of the Vendors category 35.10% 39.39% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 226 245 264
Milton Keynes median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,250 £21,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £56,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +11.11%

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 Milton Keynes.

All Vendors
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 772 726 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 47.77% 42.56% 41.13%
Number of salaries quoted 558 512 559
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +1.22%
10th Percentile £27,350 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,650 £65,000 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% - -

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Milton Keynes

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Milton Keynes

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 107 (39.48%) SQL
2 98 (36.16%) SQL Server
3 71 (26.20%) Windows
4 69 (25.46%) Finance
5 60 (22.14%) .NET
6 59 (21.77%) C#
7 55 (20.30%) Problem-Solving
8 54 (19.93%) ITIL
9 51 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
10 49 (18.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 48 (17.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 47 (17.34%) Microsoft Azure
13 44 (16.24%) Microsoft Office
14 40 (14.76%) Active Directory
15 37 (13.65%) JavaScript
16 36 (13.28%) Degree
17 31 (11.44%) HTML
18 29 (10.70%) Citrix
19 27 (9.96%) Project Management
19 27 (9.96%) Microsoft Excel
20 26 (9.59%) Scrum
21 25 (9.23%) Service Delivery
21 25 (9.23%) Oracle
22 24 (8.86%) ASP.NET
22 24 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
23 23 (8.49%) MS Exchange
23 23 (8.49%) CSS
23 23 (8.49%) Office 365
24 22 (8.12%) VMware
24 22 (8.12%) T-SQL

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 23 (8.49%) MS Exchange
2 16 (5.90%) IIS
3 11 (4.06%) Confluence
3 11 (4.06%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.58%) Apache
5 5 (1.85%) nginx
5 5 (1.85%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.48%) Smallworld
7 3 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.74%) CMS
8 2 (0.74%) SAS
8 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.37%) Documentum
9 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.37%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 44 (16.24%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (9.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (5.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (3.69%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.11%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.48%) HFM
2 3 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.74%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.74%) Magento
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.74%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.74%) TIBCO iProcess
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.37%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.37%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 47 (17.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (8.49%) Office 365
3 20 (7.38%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.95%) SaaS
5 2 (0.74%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.37%) GitHub
6 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.37%) IaaS
6 1 (0.37%) PaaS
6 1 (0.37%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.75%) TCP/IP
2 18 (6.64%) Firewall
3 17 (6.27%) VPN
4 16 (5.90%) LAN
4 16 (5.90%) WAN
5 12 (4.43%) SAN
6 10 (3.69%) DNS
7 9 (3.32%) DHCP
8 7 (2.58%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (2.58%) VoIP
9 5 (1.85%) MPLS
9 5 (1.85%) SSL
10 4 (1.48%) Internet
10 4 (1.48%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (1.48%) IPsec
10 4 (1.48%) NetScaler
10 4 (1.48%) PPTP
10 4 (1.48%) PuTTY
10 4 (1.48%) Wireshark
11 3 (1.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (36.16%) SQL Server
2 49 (18.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 48 (17.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (8.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (6.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (6.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (4.43%) MySQL
7 12 (4.43%) SSDT
8 7 (2.58%) Power BI
8 7 (2.58%) Redis
9 6 (2.21%) GIS
9 6 (2.21%) SAP Data Services
10 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (1.48%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.11%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.74%) Oracle Smart View
Development Applications
1 15 (5.54%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.06%) JIRA
3 10 (3.69%) Octopus Deploy
3 10 (3.69%) TeamCity
4 8 (2.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.37%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.37%) GitLab
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
General
1 69 (25.46%) Finance
2 19 (7.01%) Retail
3 14 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.43%) Marketing
5 11 (4.06%) Legal
6 7 (2.58%) Billing
7 6 (2.21%) Automotive
8 5 (1.85%) Banking
9 4 (1.48%) Law
10 3 (1.11%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.74%) Advertising
11 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.37%) Back Office
12 1 (0.37%) Games
12 1 (0.37%) German Language
12 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (19.19%) Developer
2 48 (17.71%) Analyst
3 29 (10.70%) DBA
4 28 (10.33%) SQL DBA
5 26 (9.59%) C# Developer
6 23 (8.49%) .NET Developer
7 20 (7.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (5.54%) Administrator
8 15 (5.54%) SQL Server DBA
9 14 (5.17%) SQL Developer
10 13 (4.80%) Project Manager
10 13 (4.80%) Support Analyst
10 13 (4.80%) Team Leader
10 13 (4.80%) Web Developer
11 12 (4.43%) Senior Developer
11 12 (4.43%) Support Engineer
12 11 (4.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 11 (4.06%) C# Web Developer
13 10 (3.69%) Applications Support
13 10 (3.69%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (22.14%) .NET
2 31 (11.44%) HTML
3 24 (8.86%) ASP.NET
4 23 (8.49%) CSS
5 22 (8.12%) jQuery
6 19 (7.01%) AngularJS
6 19 (7.01%) Web Services
7 17 (6.27%) WCF
8 16 (5.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (5.17%) .NET Framework
9 14 (5.17%) Ajax
10 13 (4.80%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (3.69%) Fluent NHibernate
12 9 (3.32%) Entity Framework
12 9 (3.32%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (2.95%) JSON
13 8 (2.95%) XML
14 7 (2.58%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (2.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 6 (2.21%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.64%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (4.43%) Driving Licence
4 11 (4.06%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.69%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.95%) Fintech
6 8 (2.95%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.85%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.48%) Clustering
10 3 (1.11%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.74%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.74%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.37%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.37%) IBM Mainframe
12 1 (0.37%) Replication
12 1 (0.37%) Social Media
12 1 (0.37%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 71 (26.20%) Windows
2 20 (7.38%) Windows Server
3 18 (6.64%) Windows 7
4 12 (4.43%) Linux
4 12 (4.43%) Windows 10
4 12 (4.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (3.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.58%) Mac OS
7 6 (2.21%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.11%) Unix
9 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.37%) Android
10 1 (0.37%) DC/OS
10 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.37%) Solaris
10 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (20.30%) Problem-Solving
2 54 (19.93%) ITIL
3 51 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (9.96%) Project Management
5 26 (9.59%) Scrum
6 25 (9.23%) Service Delivery
7 24 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (7.75%) DevOps
8 21 (7.75%) Software Engineering
8 21 (7.75%) Time Management
9 19 (7.01%) Web Development
10 18 (6.64%) Continuous Improvement
10 18 (6.64%) CRM
10 18 (6.64%) MVC
10 18 (6.64%) PRINCE2
11 16 (5.90%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 15 (5.54%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (5.54%) Document Management
12 15 (5.54%) High Availability
13 14 (5.17%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 107 (39.48%) SQL
2 59 (21.77%) C#
3 37 (13.65%) JavaScript
4 22 (8.12%) T-SQL
5 16 (5.90%) PowerShell
6 11 (4.06%) Java
7 8 (2.95%) C++
8 6 (2.21%) PHP
9 5 (1.85%) Python
9 5 (1.85%) Ruby
9 5 (1.85%) XPath
10 3 (1.11%) C
10 3 (1.11%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.37%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.37%) COBOL
11 1 (0.37%) Perl
11 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.37%) X++
Qualifications
1 36 (13.28%) Degree
2 20 (7.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (6.64%) Security Cleared
4 13 (4.80%) SC Cleared
5 12 (4.43%) CCNA
5 12 (4.43%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (4.06%) CCNP
7 9 (3.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (2.58%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (2.21%) MCSA
10 5 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.48%) CCAA
11 4 (1.48%) MCSE
11 4 (1.48%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (1.48%) TOGAF Certification
12 3 (1.11%) CCA
12 3 (1.11%) ISEB
12 3 (1.11%) MCP
12 3 (1.11%) VCAP
12 3 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.01%) SLA
2 5 (1.85%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.85%) PMO
3 3 (1.11%) QA
4 2 (0.74%) GDPR
4 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.37%) COSHH
5 1 (0.37%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.37%) NEBOSH
5 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (14.76%) Active Directory
2 21 (7.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.69%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.32%) XenApp
5 5 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.85%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.48%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (1.48%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (1.48%) vSphere
7 3 (1.11%) Docker
7 3 (1.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (4.80%) Microsoft Clustering
2 12 (4.43%) SCCM
3 4 (1.48%) EdgeSight
3 4 (1.48%) Nessus
3 4 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.48%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (1.11%) WSUS
5 2 (0.74%) SCOM
5 2 (0.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.37%) Ansible
6 1 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.37%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.37%) Puppet
6 1 (0.37%) QRadar
6 1 (0.37%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 1 (0.37%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 29 (10.70%) Citrix
2 25 (9.23%) Oracle
3 22 (8.12%) VMware
4 17 (6.27%) Cisco
5 12 (4.43%) SAP
6 10 (3.69%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (3.69%) SolarWinds
7 7 (2.58%) NetApp
7 7 (2.58%) WatchGuard
8 6 (2.21%) Alteryx
8 6 (2.21%) Capita
8 6 (2.21%) Fujitsu
8 6 (2.21%) Kofax
8 6 (2.21%) Unisys
9 4 (1.48%) HP
9 4 (1.48%) IBM
9 4 (1.48%) Ivanti
9 4 (1.48%) McAfee
9 4 (1.48%) Meridio
9 4 (1.48%) Micro Focus