Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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.

Microsoft
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 8 11
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 334 322 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 20.14% 19.18% 16.03%
As % of the Vendors category 42.28% 46.67% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 299 296 382
Milton Keynes median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £22,700 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,625 £55,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -4.71% +18.06% -12.20%

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 790 690 1297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 47.65% 41.10% 48.70%
Number of salaries quoted 578 587 1041
Milton Keynes median annual salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.82% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,750 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 182 (54.49%) SQL Server
2 156 (46.71%) .NET
3 144 (43.11%) C#
4 141 (42.22%) SQL
5 127 (38.02%) Windows
6 105 (31.44%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (25.45%) MVC
8 70 (20.96%) .NET Framework
9 67 (20.06%) ASP.NET
10 59 (17.66%) Active Directory
10 59 (17.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 57 (17.07%) Scrum
12 55 (16.47%) CSS
13 53 (15.87%) jQuery
13 53 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
13 53 (15.87%) Windows Server
14 52 (15.57%) WPF
14 52 (15.57%) VMware
14 52 (15.57%) JavaScript
15 49 (14.67%) Finance
15 49 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC
16 48 (14.37%) HTML
16 48 (14.37%) MS Exchange
17 46 (13.77%) ITIL
17 46 (13.77%) Windows 7
18 43 (12.87%) Windows 10
19 42 (12.57%) Citrix
20 41 (12.28%) Dependency Injection
21 40 (11.98%) HTML5
21 40 (11.98%) Windows Server 2008

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 48 (14.37%) MS Exchange
2 21 (6.29%) SharePoint
3 18 (5.39%) IIS
4 14 (4.19%) SharePoint Server
5 8 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.50%) Alfresco
7 5 (1.50%) CMS
7 5 (1.50%) Drupal
7 5 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.50%) Liferay
7 5 (1.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.20%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (1.20%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.90%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.60%) SAS
10 2 (0.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 36 (10.78%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (7.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (3.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (2.10%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.50%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.30%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.30%) InDesign
6 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.60%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.60%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.30%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 53 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (6.89%) Office 365
3 14 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.99%) Azure Data Factory
5 9 (2.69%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (2.10%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.50%) IaaS
8 4 (1.20%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.60%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.60%) Oracle Service Cloud
10 1 (0.30%) G Suite
10 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.30%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.58%) SAN
2 23 (6.89%) Firewall
2 23 (6.89%) WAN
3 20 (5.99%) LAN
4 14 (4.19%) VoIP
5 11 (3.29%) VLAN
6 8 (2.40%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (2.40%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.80%) Broadband
8 5 (1.50%) DNS
8 5 (1.50%) VPN
8 5 (1.50%) Wireless
9 4 (1.20%) HTTP
9 4 (1.20%) SSL
10 2 (0.60%) Internet
10 2 (0.60%) Skype
11 1 (0.30%) DHCP
11 1 (0.30%) PBX
11 1 (0.30%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.30%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (54.49%) SQL Server
2 59 (17.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (11.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (8.08%) SQL Server 2016
5 26 (7.78%) Relational Database
6 19 (5.69%) MySQL
7 18 (5.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (4.19%) Azure SQL Database
9 12 (3.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (2.99%) NoSQL
11 9 (2.69%) Power BI
12 7 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (2.10%) Hadoop
12 7 (2.10%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (1.80%) OLAP
14 5 (1.50%) Apache Hive
14 5 (1.50%) MongoDB
14 5 (1.50%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 38 (11.38%) Visual Studio
2 28 (8.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (6.59%) TeamCity
4 19 (5.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 17 (5.09%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (2.69%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.50%) Bitbucket
7 5 (1.50%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.20%) InstallShield
8 4 (1.20%) JIRA
8 4 (1.20%) Maven
8 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.60%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.60%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.60%) NUnit
9 2 (0.60%) Protractor
9 2 (0.60%) Selenium
9 2 (0.60%) Subversion
10 1 (0.30%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 49 (14.67%) Finance
2 20 (5.99%) Publishing
3 18 (5.39%) Retail
4 11 (3.29%) Automotive
4 11 (3.29%) Billing
5 8 (2.40%) Legal
5 8 (2.40%) Marketing
6 7 (2.10%) Back Office
6 7 (2.10%) Games
7 6 (1.80%) Banking
8 5 (1.50%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.50%) German Language
8 5 (1.50%) Spanish Language
9 4 (1.20%) Dutch Language
9 4 (1.20%) French Language
9 4 (1.20%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.90%) Law
11 2 (0.60%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 129 (38.62%) Developer
2 85 (25.45%) .NET Developer
3 54 (16.17%) Analyst
4 43 (12.87%) C# Developer
5 39 (11.68%) Senior Developer
6 34 (10.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 30 (8.98%) Senior .NET Developer
8 29 (8.68%) C# .NET Developer
9 25 (7.49%) 3rd Line Support
9 25 (7.49%) Support Analyst
10 24 (7.19%) Infrastructure Support
10 24 (7.19%) Support Engineer
11 22 (6.59%) Software Developer
12 21 (6.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
12 21 (6.29%) ASP.NET Developer
12 21 (6.29%) SQL Developer
13 17 (5.09%) Applications Support
14 16 (4.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 16 (4.79%) Consultant
14 16 (4.79%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (46.71%) .NET
2 70 (20.96%) .NET Framework
3 67 (20.06%) ASP.NET
4 55 (16.47%) CSS
5 53 (15.87%) jQuery
6 52 (15.57%) WPF
7 49 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 48 (14.37%) HTML
9 40 (11.98%) HTML5
10 37 (11.08%) AngularJS
11 29 (8.68%) Web Services
12 25 (7.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 25 (7.49%) RESTful
13 24 (7.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 21 (6.29%) CSS3
14 21 (6.29%) Ninject
14 21 (6.29%) Spring.NET
14 21 (6.29%) Unity DI Container
15 20 (5.99%) WCF
16 19 (5.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (8.68%) Greenfield Project
3 21 (6.29%) Tandem
4 17 (5.09%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (4.79%) Computer Science
6 15 (4.49%) Data Centre
7 12 (3.59%) iPad
8 7 (2.10%) EPoS
9 6 (1.80%) Fat Client
9 6 (1.80%) iPhone
9 6 (1.80%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.20%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.20%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.60%) Blog
11 2 (0.60%) DataPower
11 2 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.60%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.60%) Replication
12 1 (0.30%) Handset
12 1 (0.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 127 (38.02%) Windows
2 53 (15.87%) Windows Server
3 46 (13.77%) Windows 7
4 43 (12.87%) Windows 10
5 40 (11.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (8.38%) Windows 8
7 26 (7.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (5.99%) Mac OS X
9 14 (4.19%) Android
10 13 (3.89%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.50%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.20%) Linux
12 4 (1.20%) Unix
13 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (31.44%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (25.45%) MVC
3 57 (17.07%) Scrum
4 46 (13.77%) ITIL
5 41 (12.28%) Dependency Injection
6 38 (11.38%) TDD
7 34 (10.18%) Mathematics
8 33 (9.88%) Microservices
9 32 (9.58%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (9.58%) Software Engineering
10 29 (8.68%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (8.38%) MVVM
11 28 (8.38%) SDLC
12 26 (7.78%) Kanban
13 24 (7.19%) CRM
14 21 (6.29%) Inversion of Control
15 19 (5.69%) Performance Improvement
16 18 (5.39%) Unit Testing
17 17 (5.09%) Service Delivery
18 15 (4.49%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 144 (43.11%) C#
2 141 (42.22%) SQL
3 52 (15.57%) JavaScript
4 30 (8.98%) PowerShell
5 16 (4.79%) T-SQL
6 15 (4.49%) Java
7 11 (3.29%) VB.NET
8 6 (1.80%) Ruby
8 6 (1.80%) VBA
9 5 (1.50%) F#
10 4 (1.20%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.20%) Tcl
10 4 (1.20%) VB
11 3 (0.90%) VB6
12 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.30%) COBOL
12 1 (0.30%) Perl
12 1 (0.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (10.78%) Degree
2 30 (8.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (5.69%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (5.39%) CCNA
5 16 (4.79%) MCSE
6 13 (3.89%) MCSA
7 7 (2.10%) CCNP
8 6 (1.80%) A+ Certification
8 6 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (1.50%) GNVQ
9 5 (1.50%) HND
10 4 (1.20%) MCP
11 3 (0.90%) ISEB
11 3 (0.90%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.60%) CCA
12 2 (0.60%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.60%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.60%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.08%) SLA
2 21 (6.29%) QA
3 11 (3.29%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.90%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.60%) TickIT
6 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (17.66%) Active Directory
2 39 (11.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (6.59%) Docker
4 11 (3.29%) Hyper-V
5 10 (2.99%) XenApp
6 7 (2.10%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (1.50%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (1.50%) vSphere
8 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (1.20%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.90%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.90%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.30%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.30%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 31 (9.28%) SCCM
2 6 (1.80%) Ansible
2 6 (1.80%) WSUS
3 5 (1.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 5 (1.50%) Kibana
4 3 (0.90%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.30%) SCOM
6 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 52 (15.57%) VMware
2 42 (12.57%) Citrix
3 30 (8.98%) Oracle
4 23 (6.89%) Cisco
5 14 (4.19%) IBM
6 12 (3.59%) Extreme Networks
6 12 (3.59%) Palo Alto
7 11 (3.29%) Avaya
7 11 (3.29%) ServiceNow
8 10 (2.99%) SAP
9 8 (2.40%) Telerik
10 7 (2.10%) NetApp
11 5 (1.50%) Cognos
11 5 (1.50%) OpenText
12 4 (1.20%) Remedy
12 4 (1.20%) Tableau
13 3 (0.90%) BMC
13 3 (0.90%) LANDesk
13 3 (0.90%) Teradata
13 3 (0.90%) Veritas