Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 15 14
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 214 250 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 13.54% 14.66% 14.14%
As % of the Vendors category 30.57% 38.76% 33.96%
Number of salaries quoted 201 240 222
Milton Keynes median annual salary £41,500 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.48% -9.38% +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,250 £22,850 £22,750
90th Percentile £59,500 £55,000 £58,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%

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 700 645 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 44.28% 37.83% 41.64%
Number of salaries quoted 500 477 611
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £63,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +1.19%

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 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 89 (41.59%) SQL
2 79 (36.92%) Windows
3 71 (33.18%) SQL Server
4 54 (25.23%) Finance
5 46 (21.50%) .NET
6 45 (21.03%) C#
7 43 (20.09%) ITIL
8 39 (18.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 36 (16.82%) Microsoft Excel
9 36 (16.82%) Problem-Solving
10 34 (15.89%) Microsoft Office
11 32 (14.95%) Active Directory
12 31 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
13 30 (14.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 29 (13.55%) Degree
14 29 (13.55%) TCP/IP
15 28 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
16 27 (12.62%) Citrix
17 25 (11.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 24 (11.21%) Office 365
18 24 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
19 22 (10.28%) ASP.NET
19 22 (10.28%) MVC
20 21 (9.81%) MS Exchange
21 20 (9.35%) JavaScript
21 20 (9.35%) VMware
22 19 (8.88%) Service Delivery
22 19 (8.88%) LAN
23 18 (8.41%) Oracle
23 18 (8.41%) Microsoft Certification

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 21 (9.81%) MS Exchange
2 15 (7.01%) IIS
3 13 (6.07%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.80%) Skype for Business
5 5 (2.34%) SAS
5 5 (2.34%) Smallworld
6 3 (1.40%) CMS
7 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.93%) WordPress
8 1 (0.47%) Apache
8 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.47%) Confluence
8 1 (0.47%) Documentum
8 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.47%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.47%) nginx
8 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 36 (16.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (15.89%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (11.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.87%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.93%) HFM
1 2 (0.93%) Magento
1 2 (0.93%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.47%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.47%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.47%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 31 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (11.21%) Office 365
3 7 (3.27%) Azure Data Factory
4 5 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.93%) Serverless
6 1 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.47%) GitHub
6 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.47%) IaaS
6 1 (0.47%) PaaS
6 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.55%) TCP/IP
2 19 (8.88%) LAN
3 15 (7.01%) Firewall
3 15 (7.01%) WAN
4 10 (4.67%) DNS
4 10 (4.67%) VPN
5 9 (4.21%) DHCP
5 9 (4.21%) SAN
5 9 (4.21%) VoIP
6 7 (3.27%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (3.27%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (2.80%) Skype
8 4 (1.87%) Wireless
9 3 (1.40%) SSL
10 2 (0.93%) ATM
10 2 (0.93%) H.323
10 2 (0.93%) Internet
10 2 (0.93%) Intranet
10 2 (0.93%) ISDN
10 2 (0.93%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (33.18%) SQL Server
2 39 (18.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (14.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (5.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (5.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (4.67%) SSDT
6 7 (3.27%) Azure SQL Database
6 7 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.80%) GIS
7 6 (2.80%) SAP Data Services
8 5 (2.34%) QlikView
9 3 (1.40%) MySQL
9 3 (1.40%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.93%) Essbase
10 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.93%) Oracle Smart View
10 2 (0.93%) Power BI
10 2 (0.93%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (3.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (2.34%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.34%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (1.87%) LabVIEW
4 3 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.47%) GitLab
6 1 (0.47%) JIRA
6 1 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.47%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 54 (25.23%) Finance
2 12 (5.61%) Retail
3 11 (5.14%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.67%) Legal
5 9 (4.21%) Marketing
6 8 (3.74%) Publishing
7 7 (3.27%) Automotive
7 7 (3.27%) Billing
8 6 (2.80%) Financial Institution
8 6 (2.80%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.87%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.87%) Banking
9 4 (1.87%) Electronics
10 3 (1.40%) Law
11 2 (0.93%) Front Office
11 2 (0.93%) German Language
11 2 (0.93%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.93%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 42 (19.63%) Developer
2 40 (18.69%) Analyst
3 20 (9.35%) DBA
4 19 (8.88%) SQL DBA
5 14 (6.54%) Administrator
6 13 (6.07%) .NET Developer
6 13 (6.07%) C# Developer
6 13 (6.07%) Team Leader
7 11 (5.14%) Project Manager
7 11 (5.14%) Support Analyst
7 11 (5.14%) Support Engineer
8 10 (4.67%) SQL Developer
8 10 (4.67%) SQL Server DBA
9 9 (4.21%) Senior Developer
10 8 (3.74%) Applications Developer
10 8 (3.74%) Applications Support
10 8 (3.74%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (3.74%) IT Support
11 7 (3.27%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (21.50%) .NET
2 22 (10.28%) ASP.NET
3 17 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (6.54%) .NET Framework
5 12 (5.61%) Ajax
6 11 (5.14%) jQuery
6 11 (5.14%) XML
7 9 (4.21%) HTML
8 8 (3.74%) AngularJS
8 8 (3.74%) WPF
9 7 (3.27%) CSS
9 7 (3.27%) Entity Framework
9 7 (3.27%) WCF
10 5 (2.34%) Node.js
11 4 (1.87%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (1.87%) Web Services
12 3 (1.40%) LAMP
12 3 (1.40%) REST
13 2 (0.93%) RabbitMQ
13 2 (0.93%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.41%) Self-Motivation
2 14 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.14%) Driving Licence
3 11 (5.14%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.80%) Clustering
5 5 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (1.40%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.40%) Replication
8 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.93%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.93%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.93%) Social Media
9 1 (0.47%) Fintech
9 1 (0.47%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 79 (36.92%) Windows
2 17 (7.94%) Windows Server
3 16 (7.48%) Linux
4 14 (6.54%) Windows 7
5 12 (5.61%) Windows 10
6 8 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (3.27%) Mac OS
7 7 (3.27%) Unix
8 6 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.87%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.93%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.93%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.93%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.47%) Android
11 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.47%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.47%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (20.09%) ITIL
2 36 (16.82%) Problem-Solving
3 28 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (10.28%) MVC
6 19 (8.88%) Service Delivery
7 17 (7.94%) Scrum
7 17 (7.94%) Unit Testing
8 15 (7.01%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (7.01%) PRINCE2
8 15 (7.01%) Project Management
9 14 (6.54%) CRM
10 13 (6.07%) Document Management
10 13 (6.07%) TDD
10 13 (6.07%) Time Management
11 12 (5.61%) Decision-Making
11 12 (5.61%) DevOps
11 12 (5.61%) High Availability
11 12 (5.61%) Software Engineering
11 12 (5.61%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 89 (41.59%) SQL
2 45 (21.03%) C#
3 20 (9.35%) JavaScript
4 17 (7.94%) T-SQL
5 13 (6.07%) PowerShell
6 11 (5.14%) Java
7 4 (1.87%) C
7 4 (1.87%) Python
7 4 (1.87%) VB
7 4 (1.87%) VBA
8 3 (1.40%) C++
8 3 (1.40%) PHP
9 2 (0.93%) Apex Code
9 2 (0.93%) Perl
9 2 (0.93%) Ruby
9 2 (0.93%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 29 (13.55%) Degree
2 18 (8.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (7.48%) Security Cleared
4 12 (5.61%) CCNA
4 12 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (4.67%) CCNP
6 9 (4.21%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.80%) MCSA
7 6 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (2.34%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (2.34%) PMP
9 4 (1.87%) HNC
9 4 (1.87%) MCSE
9 4 (1.87%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (1.87%) PMI Certification
10 3 (1.40%) CCA
10 3 (1.40%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.40%) VCAP
10 3 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.48%) SLA
2 11 (5.14%) Data Quality
3 7 (3.27%) PMO
4 3 (1.40%) QA
5 2 (0.93%) GDPR
6 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (14.95%) Active Directory
2 18 (8.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.27%) XenApp
4 3 (1.40%) Docker
4 3 (1.40%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.40%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.40%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.40%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.40%) vSphere
5 2 (0.93%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (4.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 9 (4.21%) SCCM
3 6 (2.80%) WSUS
4 2 (0.93%) Ansible
4 2 (0.93%) EdgeSight
4 2 (0.93%) Puppet
4 2 (0.93%) SCOM
4 2 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.47%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.47%) QRadar
5 1 (0.47%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 27 (12.62%) Citrix
2 20 (9.35%) VMware
3 18 (8.41%) Oracle
4 17 (7.94%) Cisco
5 10 (4.67%) SolarWinds
6 8 (3.74%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (3.74%) SAP
7 7 (3.27%) Capita
7 7 (3.27%) NetApp
7 7 (3.27%) WatchGuard
8 6 (2.80%) Alteryx
8 6 (2.80%) Fujitsu
8 6 (2.80%) Kofax
9 4 (1.87%) Altera
9 4 (1.87%) HP
9 4 (1.87%) IBM
9 4 (1.87%) McAfee
9 4 (1.87%) Micro Focus
9 4 (1.87%) Tableau
9 4 (1.87%) Teradata