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 3 months to 25 March 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 15 13 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 122 134 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.09% 12.87% 19.07%
As % of the Vendors category 40.67% 29.19% 42.01%
Number of salaries quoted 93 102 177
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +18.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £25,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.66% -  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 300 459 538
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 34.64% 44.09% 45.40%
Number of salaries quoted 217 336 363
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Milton Keynes

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 112 (39.58%) SQL Server
2 107 (37.81%) Windows
3 83 (29.33%) Finance
4 79 (27.92%) MS Excel
5 76 (26.86%) SQL
6 75 (26.50%) .NET
7 62 (21.91%) C#
8 58 (20.49%) ASP.NET
9 56 (19.79%) XML
10 52 (18.37%) JavaScript
11 51 (18.02%) MS Office
12 50 (17.67%) Active Directory
13 47 (16.61%) Web Services
14 46 (16.25%) WCF
15 45 (15.90%) SLA
16 43 (15.19%) HTML
17 42 (14.84%) CSS
18 39 (13.78%) MVC
18 39 (13.78%) LINQ
19 38 (13.43%) XSLT
19 38 (13.43%) ITIL
20 36 (12.72%) Web Development
21 35 (12.37%) MS Exchange
22 34 (12.01%) jQuery
23 32 (11.31%) ASP.NET MVC
24 31 (10.95%) Degree
25 30 (10.60%) Team Foundation Server
25 30 (10.60%) HTML5
26 29 (10.25%) .NET Framework
26 29 (10.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Microsoft
Top Related 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 35 (12.37%) MS Exchange
2 23 (8.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (7.77%) SharePoint
4 18 (6.36%) IIS
5 11 (3.89%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (3.18%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (3.18%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.41%) CMS
8 3 (1.06%) SAS
8 3 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.71%) Mule
10 1 (0.35%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.35%) Drupal
10 1 (0.35%) Liferay
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 79 (27.92%) MS Excel
2 51 (18.02%) MS Office
3 14 (4.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (3.53%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.06%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (4.24%) BusinessWorks
1 12 (4.24%) TIBCO iProcess
2 4 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.71%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.35%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.71%) Office 365
3 2 (0.71%) SaaS
4 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.89%) LAN
1 11 (3.89%) WAN
2 10 (3.53%) SAN
3 9 (3.18%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.83%) Firewall
5 4 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.06%) Broadband
6 3 (1.06%) Intranet
7 2 (0.71%) DHCP
7 2 (0.71%) DNS
7 2 (0.71%) Internet
8 1 (0.35%) ATM
8 1 (0.35%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.35%) SNMP
8 1 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (39.58%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (7.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (5.30%) MySQL
3 15 (5.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.18%) MongoDB
4 9 (3.18%) QlikView
5 7 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.12%) Pentaho
6 6 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.12%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.12%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.77%) Big Data
7 5 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.77%) SSDT
8 4 (1.41%) OLAP
8 4 (1.41%) OLTP
8 4 (1.41%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (1.41%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (10.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (7.42%) Visual Studio
3 20 (7.07%) NUnit
4 8 (2.83%) Eclipse
4 8 (2.83%) IntelliJ
4 8 (2.83%) NetBeans
5 6 (2.12%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (1.77%) Moq
6 5 (1.77%) MSTest
7 4 (1.41%) Axure RP
7 4 (1.41%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (1.41%) Selenium
8 3 (1.06%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.06%) JIRA
9 2 (0.71%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.71%) Maven
9 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.35%) JUnit
10 1 (0.35%) SoapUI
General
1 83 (29.33%) Finance
2 11 (3.89%) Billing
3 10 (3.53%) Financial Institution
4 7 (2.47%) Banking
5 6 (2.12%) Advertising
5 6 (2.12%) Legal
6 5 (1.77%) Retail
7 4 (1.41%) Marketing
8 3 (1.06%) Automotive
9 2 (0.71%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.71%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.35%) Games
10 1 (0.35%) German Language
10 1 (0.35%) Local Government
10 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 84 (29.68%) Developer
2 67 (23.67%) Analyst
3 33 (11.66%) C# Developer
4 25 (8.83%) .NET Developer
5 21 (7.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 21 (7.42%) Senior Developer
5 21 (7.42%) Support Analyst
6 20 (7.07%) Administrator
7 16 (5.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (5.30%) Applications Support
8 15 (5.30%) Web Developer
9 13 (4.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 13 (4.59%) Software Developer
10 12 (4.24%) 3rd Line Support
11 11 (3.89%) Operations Analyst
11 11 (3.89%) Support Engineer
12 10 (3.53%) Help Desk Analyst
12 10 (3.53%) Help Desk Support
12 10 (3.53%) IT Manager
12 10 (3.53%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (26.50%) .NET
2 58 (20.49%) ASP.NET
3 56 (19.79%) XML
4 47 (16.61%) Web Services
5 46 (16.25%) WCF
6 43 (15.19%) HTML
7 42 (14.84%) CSS
8 39 (13.78%) LINQ
9 38 (13.43%) XSLT
10 34 (12.01%) jQuery
11 32 (11.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 30 (10.60%) HTML5
13 29 (10.25%) .NET Framework
13 29 (10.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 28 (9.89%) CSS3
15 20 (7.07%) WPF
16 13 (4.59%) SOAP
16 13 (4.59%) WinForms
17 12 (4.24%) REST
18 9 (3.18%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.83%) Computer Science
2 24 (8.48%) User Experience
3 14 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.59%) Clustering
5 11 (3.89%) Fat Client
5 11 (3.89%) Thin Client
6 8 (2.83%) Hedge funds
7 7 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.12%) AS400
8 6 (2.12%) RSA SecurID
8 6 (2.12%) VAX
9 5 (1.77%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.41%) EPoS
10 4 (1.41%) Tandem
11 3 (1.06%) Replication
12 2 (0.71%) BBC
12 2 (0.71%) Fintech
12 2 (0.71%) Social Media
13 1 (0.35%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.35%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 107 (37.81%) Windows
2 20 (7.07%) Windows Server
3 19 (6.71%) Windows 7
4 17 (6.01%) Windows 8
5 16 (5.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (5.30%) Unix
7 13 (4.59%) Windows XP
8 7 (2.47%) Solaris
8 7 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.12%) Linux
9 6 (2.12%) VMS
9 6 (2.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.71%) Android
10 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (13.78%) MVC
2 38 (13.43%) ITIL
3 36 (12.72%) Web Development
4 27 (9.54%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (9.54%) Web Design
5 26 (9.19%) Responsive Web Design
6 24 (8.48%) Mobile First
7 22 (7.77%) Software Engineering
8 21 (7.42%) TDD
9 19 (6.71%) Performance Tuning
9 19 (6.71%) SOA
10 18 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (5.65%) CRM
12 15 (5.30%) Performance Monitoring
13 14 (4.95%) Service Management
14 12 (4.24%) Migration
15 11 (3.89%) Application Virtualisation
15 11 (3.89%) ETL
15 11 (3.89%) Investment Management
15 11 (3.89%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 76 (26.86%) SQL
2 62 (21.91%) C#
3 52 (18.37%) JavaScript
4 28 (9.89%) VB.NET
5 18 (6.36%) Java
6 15 (5.30%) T-SQL
7 14 (4.95%) PowerShell
7 14 (4.95%) XPath
8 4 (1.41%) C++
9 3 (1.06%) ABAP
9 3 (1.06%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.71%) VB
10 2 (0.71%) VC++
11 1 (0.35%) C
11 1 (0.35%) Perl
11 1 (0.35%) Python
11 1 (0.35%) R
11 1 (0.35%) VBA
11 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (10.95%) Degree
2 22 (7.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (3.89%) HND
4 10 (3.53%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.53%) Security Cleared
5 9 (3.18%) GNVQ
6 8 (2.83%) MCITP
6 8 (2.83%) MCSE
7 6 (2.12%) ISEB
7 6 (2.12%) MCP
8 3 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.71%) CCNA
9 2 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.35%) MCDST
10 1 (0.35%) MCTS
10 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (15.90%) SLA
2 4 (1.41%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.41%) PMO
3 3 (1.06%) QA
4 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 50 (17.67%) Active Directory
2 22 (7.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.24%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (3.89%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (3.89%) VMware Server
5 10 (3.53%) Hyper-V
6 7 (2.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 7 (2.47%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (1.77%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.77%) XenApp
8 1 (0.35%) Docker
8 1 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.35%) vSphere
8 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (4.24%) TIBCO Hawk
2 11 (3.89%) Control-M
2 11 (3.89%) NetBackup
3 7 (2.47%) HP SIM
4 6 (2.12%) Backup Exec
4 6 (2.12%) BMC PATROL
4 6 (2.12%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (2.12%) Netcool
4 6 (2.12%) NetVault Backup
4 6 (2.12%) OpenView
4 6 (2.12%) Tivoli
4 6 (2.12%) Tivoli NetView
5 5 (1.77%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (1.77%) Nagios
5 5 (1.77%) SCOM
6 3 (1.06%) Ansible
6 3 (1.06%) Icinga
6 3 (1.06%) Puppet
6 3 (1.06%) SCCM
6 3 (1.06%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (8.48%) HP
2 22 (7.77%) VMware
3 19 (6.71%) Oracle
4 15 (5.30%) Cisco
5 14 (4.95%) Citrix
6 12 (4.24%) IBM
6 12 (4.24%) TIBCO
7 11 (3.89%) Veritas
8 10 (3.53%) SAP
9 8 (2.83%) Remedy
10 7 (2.47%) Cognos
11 6 (2.12%) BMC
11 6 (2.12%) Informatica
11 6 (2.12%) Jaspersoft
11 6 (2.12%) SolarWinds
11 6 (2.12%) Talend
11 6 (2.12%) Wallstreet Suite
12 5 (1.77%) Altiris
12 5 (1.77%) Intel
12 5 (1.77%) NetApp
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Channel 3 Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Modis International
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, UK
White Clarke Group
Salary: £24k - depends on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + health + pension + 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + flexi working,pen,26 hols
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £21500 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago