Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Problem-Solving skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Problem-Solving over the 6 months to 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 23 18
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 177 166 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 11.13% 9.74% 13.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.00% 10.53% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 125 119 207
Milton Keynes median annual salary £39,584 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.04% -5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £25,000 £20,300 £22,500
90th Percentile £64,000 £63,750 £68,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -3.61% +10.67%

Problem-Solving is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,475 1,576 1,793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 92.71% 92.49% 92.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,180 1,261 1,464
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Problem-Solving as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Milton Keynes

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in Milton Keynes

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT jobs citing Problem-Solving 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 Problem-Solving.

1 67 (37.85%) Finance
2 55 (31.07%) Windows
3 46 (25.99%) Firewall
4 44 (24.86%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (24.29%) SQL
6 41 (23.16%) TCP/IP
7 40 (22.60%) VMware
8 39 (22.03%) Degree
9 38 (21.47%) Citrix
10 37 (20.90%) Microsoft
10 37 (20.90%) Java
10 37 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 36 (20.34%) Office 365
12 35 (19.77%) Windows 10
13 32 (18.08%) Windows Server
13 32 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
14 31 (17.51%) Legal
15 30 (16.95%) JavaScript
15 30 (16.95%) HTML
15 30 (16.95%) VMware ESXi
15 30 (16.95%) XenApp
15 30 (16.95%) XenDesktop
16 27 (15.25%) Cloud Computing
17 25 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
18 24 (13.56%) Jenkins
18 24 (13.56%) Linux
19 23 (12.99%) Spring
19 23 (12.99%) Oracle
20 22 (12.43%) DevOps
20 22 (12.43%) Security Cleared

Problem-Solving
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 10 (5.65%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.95%) IIS
3 4 (2.26%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.26%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.69%) CMS
4 3 (1.69%) Confluence
4 3 (1.69%) Smallworld
5 2 (1.13%) Apache
5 2 (1.13%) WordPress
6 1 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.56%) Site Server
6 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (7.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (5.65%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.26%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.13%) HFM
2 2 (1.13%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (1.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 36 (20.34%) Office 365
2 27 (15.25%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (4.52%) OpenShift
5 8 (4.52%) SaaS
6 5 (2.82%) PaaS
7 4 (2.26%) IaaS
8 3 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.69%) Serverless
9 2 (1.13%) Force.com
10 1 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 46 (25.99%) Firewall
2 41 (23.16%) TCP/IP
3 9 (5.08%) VoIP
4 7 (3.95%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (3.95%) VPN
5 5 (2.82%) HTTP
5 5 (2.82%) Internet
6 4 (2.26%) DHCP
7 3 (1.69%) ATM
7 3 (1.69%) DNS
8 2 (1.13%) FTP
8 2 (1.13%) H.323
8 2 (1.13%) ISDN
8 2 (1.13%) SMS
8 2 (1.13%) SS7
9 1 (0.56%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.91%) MySQL
3 11 (6.21%) Hadoop
4 9 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (4.52%) Apache Hive
6 7 (3.95%) Big Data
6 7 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.82%) Blockchain
7 5 (2.82%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.26%) Essbase
8 4 (2.26%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.26%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.26%) Oracle Smart View
8 4 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.69%) DB2
9 3 (1.69%) GIS
10 2 (1.13%) NuoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (13.56%) Jenkins
2 11 (6.21%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.21%) JIRA
3 7 (3.95%) git-flow
4 6 (3.39%) Maven
4 6 (3.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (2.26%) GitLab
5 4 (2.26%) JUnit
5 4 (2.26%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (2.26%) TeamCity
5 4 (2.26%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.69%) Burp Suite
6 3 (1.69%) Metasploit
7 2 (1.13%) Ant
7 2 (1.13%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.13%) Gradle
7 2 (1.13%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.13%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.56%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 67 (37.85%) Finance
2 31 (17.51%) Legal
3 21 (11.86%) Law
4 16 (9.04%) Marketing
5 12 (6.78%) Banking
6 9 (5.08%) Retail
7 7 (3.95%) Financial Institution
8 6 (3.39%) Telecoms
9 5 (2.82%) Investment Banking
10 4 (2.26%) Spanish Language
11 2 (1.13%) Front Office
11 2 (1.13%) German Language
11 2 (1.13%) Italian Language
11 2 (1.13%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.56%) Advertising
12 1 (0.56%) Billing
12 1 (0.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (23.73%) Developer
2 30 (16.95%) Analyst
3 24 (13.56%) Team Leader
4 19 (10.73%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 19 (10.73%) Support Team Leader
5 15 (8.47%) Infrastructure Support
5 15 (8.47%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
6 14 (7.91%) Java Developer
7 12 (6.78%) Applications Support
8 11 (6.21%) Software Developer
9 9 (5.08%) Infrastructure Manager
9 9 (5.08%) Infrastructure Services Manager
9 9 (5.08%) PHP Developer
9 9 (5.08%) Service Manager
10 7 (3.95%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.95%) Technical Engineer
11 6 (3.39%) Business Analyst
11 6 (3.39%) Coordinator
11 6 (3.39%) DBA
11 6 (3.39%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (16.95%) HTML
2 23 (12.99%) Spring
3 19 (10.73%) Web Services
4 16 (9.04%) CSS
4 16 (9.04%) Spring Boot
5 13 (7.34%) .NET
5 13 (7.34%) RESTful
6 12 (6.78%) HTML5
6 12 (6.78%) Node.js
7 7 (3.95%) AngularJS
7 7 (3.95%) Swagger
8 6 (3.39%) Java EE
9 5 (2.82%) Middleware
9 5 (2.82%) Spring Cloud
10 4 (2.26%) Akka
10 4 (2.26%) ASP.NET
10 4 (2.26%) Hibernate
10 4 (2.26%) J2SE
10 4 (2.26%) REST
11 3 (1.69%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 44 (24.86%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.04%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (7.34%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.26%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.26%) Social Media
6 3 (1.69%) Cyberattack
6 3 (1.69%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.13%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.13%) Clustering
7 2 (1.13%) EPoS
7 2 (1.13%) Fintech
7 2 (1.13%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.13%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.56%) FMCG
8 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.56%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 55 (31.07%) Windows
2 37 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (19.77%) Windows 10
4 32 (18.08%) Windows Server
5 24 (13.56%) Linux
6 9 (5.08%) Unix
7 7 (3.95%) Mac OS
7 7 (3.95%) Windows 7
8 6 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.82%) Android
9 5 (2.82%) Apple iOS
9 5 (2.82%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.69%) Kali Linux
11 2 (1.13%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.56%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (12.43%) DevOps
3 20 (11.30%) Continuous Improvement
4 19 (10.73%) TDD
5 18 (10.17%) ITIL
6 16 (9.04%) CRM
7 14 (7.91%) Change Management
7 14 (7.91%) Scrum
8 12 (6.78%) Decision-Making
8 12 (6.78%) Time Management
9 11 (6.21%) Software Engineering
10 10 (5.65%) Project Management
10 10 (5.65%) SDLC
10 10 (5.65%) Service Delivery
11 9 (5.08%) Process Improvement
12 8 (4.52%) BDD
12 8 (4.52%) Microservices
12 8 (4.52%) Technical Architecture
13 7 (3.95%) Analytics
13 7 (3.95%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 43 (24.29%) SQL
2 37 (20.90%) Java
3 30 (16.95%) JavaScript
4 16 (9.04%) PHP
5 13 (7.34%) Python
6 11 (6.21%) Java 8
7 9 (5.08%) C#
8 8 (4.52%) Delphi
8 8 (4.52%) Scala
9 5 (2.82%) Apex Code
9 5 (2.82%) Kotlin
9 5 (2.82%) Perl
9 5 (2.82%) Ruby
10 3 (1.69%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.69%) C
10 3 (1.69%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.13%) C++
11 2 (1.13%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.13%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.56%) Magik
Qualifications
1 39 (22.03%) Degree
2 22 (12.43%) Security Cleared
3 12 (6.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.82%) APMP
5 5 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (2.82%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.26%) CCA
6 4 (2.26%) CISSP
6 4 (2.26%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (2.26%) MCSA
6 4 (2.26%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (1.69%) CISM
7 3 (1.69%) MCSE
8 2 (1.13%) CCNA
8 2 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.13%) ISEB
9 1 (0.56%) HNC
9 1 (0.56%) HND
9 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.95%) SLA
2 5 (2.82%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.82%) QA
3 4 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.26%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.13%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.56%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.56%) PMO
System Software
1 30 (16.95%) VMware ESXi
1 30 (16.95%) XenApp
1 30 (16.95%) XenDesktop
2 25 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.52%) Active Directory
4 7 (3.95%) HDFS
5 3 (1.69%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.69%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.69%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.82%) Ansible
2 4 (2.26%) SCCM
3 2 (1.13%) Puppet
4 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.56%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.56%) Oozie
4 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (22.60%) VMware
2 38 (21.47%) Citrix
3 37 (20.90%) Microsoft
4 23 (12.99%) Oracle
5 10 (5.65%) MicroStrategy
5 10 (5.65%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (3.95%) SolarWinds
6 7 (3.95%) WatchGuard
7 6 (3.39%) Cisco
8 4 (2.26%) Cognizant
8 4 (2.26%) Facebook
8 4 (2.26%) Google
8 4 (2.26%) Hyperion
8 4 (2.26%) McAfee
8 4 (2.26%) Remedy
8 4 (2.26%) Sony
8 4 (2.26%) Tableau
8 4 (2.26%) Unisys
9 2 (1.13%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.13%) SAP