Period
to 23 May 2019

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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 15 23
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 184 176 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 11.91% 11.12% 9.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.04% 11.88% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 150 124 116
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £39,584 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.68% -1.04% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,346 £24,650 £21,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,125 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -10.00% -3.61%

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 1,411 1,481 1,571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 91.33% 93.56% 93.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,006 1,182 1,253
Milton Keynes median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £27,609 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,625 £62,500 £63,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +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 23 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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 56 (30.43%) Microsoft
1 56 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (28.80%) Finance
3 52 (28.26%) ITIL
4 46 (25.00%) SQL
5 32 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (17.39%) Degree
6 26 (14.13%) C#
6 26 (14.13%) Windows
7 25 (13.59%) Management Information System
8 23 (12.50%) Windows Server
8 23 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 21 (11.41%) Thought Leadership
10 20 (10.87%) Creative Thinking
10 20 (10.87%) JavaScript
10 20 (10.87%) .NET
10 20 (10.87%) Cisco
11 19 (10.33%) Active Directory
11 19 (10.33%) MVC
11 19 (10.33%) Retail
12 18 (9.78%) Internet
12 18 (9.78%) Microsoft Office
12 18 (9.78%) PowerShell
12 18 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
12 18 (9.78%) Big Data
13 17 (9.24%) Office 365
13 17 (9.24%) Linux
13 17 (9.24%) SQL Server
13 17 (9.24%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (9.24%) Telecoms

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 14 (7.61%) Oracle Workflow
2 7 (3.80%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.26%) SAS
4 5 (2.72%) Apache
5 3 (1.63%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.54%) CMS
7 1 (0.54%) Confluence
7 1 (0.54%) IIS
7 1 (0.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (9.78%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (5.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.54%) HipChat
4 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.17%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (9.24%) Office 365
3 7 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (2.17%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 2 (1.09%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.54%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.54%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.54%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.54%) PaaS
6 1 (0.54%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.78%) Internet
2 14 (7.61%) LAN
3 13 (7.07%) WAN
4 10 (5.43%) Firewall
5 9 (4.89%) BIG-IP
5 9 (4.89%) IP Telephony
5 9 (4.89%) MPLS
5 9 (4.89%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (3.80%) Network Security
6 7 (3.80%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.26%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (2.72%) Ethernet
8 5 (2.72%) Wireless
9 4 (2.17%) BGP
9 4 (2.17%) DNS
9 4 (2.17%) OSPF
9 4 (2.17%) RSVP
9 4 (2.17%) VLAN
9 4 (2.17%) VPN
9 4 (2.17%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.78%) Big Data
2 17 (9.24%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.89%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.17%) Electronic Patient Records
5 4 (2.17%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.63%) Apache Hive
6 3 (1.63%) Cloudera CDH
6 3 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.63%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.63%) HBase
6 3 (1.63%) Impala
7 2 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.09%) MySQL
7 2 (1.09%) QlikView
7 2 (1.09%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.54%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.54%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (4.89%) JIRA
2 7 (3.80%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.17%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.63%) Selenium
5 2 (1.09%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.09%) Maven
5 2 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.54%) Babel
6 1 (0.54%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.54%) FishEye
6 1 (0.54%) GitLab
6 1 (0.54%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.54%) PostCSS
6 1 (0.54%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.54%) Subversion
6 1 (0.54%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.54%) webpack
General
1 53 (28.80%) Finance
2 19 (10.33%) Retail
3 17 (9.24%) Marketing
3 17 (9.24%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.98%) Banking
5 9 (4.89%) Electronics
6 5 (2.72%) Billing
7 4 (2.17%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.63%) Automotive
8 3 (1.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (25.00%) Analyst
2 40 (21.74%) Developer
3 23 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (10.87%) Architect
5 15 (8.15%) IT Engineer
5 15 (8.15%) Systems Engineer
6 14 (7.61%) Applications Support
6 14 (7.61%) Enterprise Architect
7 10 (5.43%) Senior Developer
7 10 (5.43%) Service Analyst
7 10 (5.43%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (5.43%) Software Developer
7 10 (5.43%) Support Analyst
8 9 (4.89%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 9 (4.89%) IT Analyst
8 9 (4.89%) Security Analyst
8 9 (4.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (4.89%) SOC Analyst
9 8 (4.35%) Support Manager
9 8 (4.35%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.87%) .NET
2 14 (7.61%) CSS
2 14 (7.61%) HTML
3 12 (6.52%) AngularJS
4 11 (5.98%) ASP.NET
4 11 (5.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (5.43%) HTML5
5 10 (5.43%) jQuery
5 10 (5.43%) REST
6 9 (4.89%) SOAP
7 8 (4.35%) CSS3
7 8 (4.35%) Web Services
8 7 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (3.80%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (3.80%) Spring
9 6 (3.26%) .NET Framework
9 6 (3.26%) RESTful
9 6 (3.26%) Spring Boot
9 6 (3.26%) XML
10 5 (2.72%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 56 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (13.59%) Management Information System
3 14 (7.61%) Hybrid Cloud
4 13 (7.07%) Data Centre
5 11 (5.98%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.72%) Fat Client
6 5 (2.72%) Thin Client
7 4 (2.17%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.17%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.63%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.09%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.09%) Clustering
9 2 (1.09%) PKI
10 1 (0.54%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.54%) EPoS
10 1 (0.54%) Fintech
10 1 (0.54%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.13%) Windows
2 23 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 17 (9.24%) Linux
4 8 (4.35%) Unix
4 8 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.72%) FreeBSD
6 3 (1.63%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.63%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.09%) CentOS
7 2 (1.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (28.26%) ITIL
2 32 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 21 (11.41%) Thought Leadership
5 20 (10.87%) Creative Thinking
6 19 (10.33%) MVC
7 15 (8.15%) Asset Management
7 15 (8.15%) Data Management
7 15 (8.15%) PRINCE2
7 15 (8.15%) Workflow
8 14 (7.61%) CMMI
8 14 (7.61%) Content Management
8 14 (7.61%) Information Security
8 14 (7.61%) MODAF
8 14 (7.61%) Process Management
8 14 (7.61%) Project Management
8 14 (7.61%) Risk Assessment
8 14 (7.61%) Supplier Management
8 14 (7.61%) TOGAF
8 14 (7.61%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 46 (25.00%) SQL
2 26 (14.13%) C#
3 20 (10.87%) JavaScript
4 18 (9.78%) PowerShell
5 14 (7.61%) Java
6 11 (5.98%) Python
7 8 (4.35%) PHP
8 5 (2.72%) Java 8
9 4 (2.17%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.17%) C
10 3 (1.63%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.09%) VB
12 1 (0.54%) C++
12 1 (0.54%) Delphi
12 1 (0.54%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 32 (17.39%) Degree
2 17 (9.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (7.61%) BPSS Clearance
3 14 (7.61%) MCSA
3 14 (7.61%) MCSE
4 11 (5.98%) CCNA
4 11 (5.98%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (4.89%) GIAC
5 9 (4.89%) SANS
5 9 (4.89%) SC Cleared
5 9 (4.89%) Security Cleared
6 8 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (2.72%) CCNP
7 5 (2.72%) MCITP
8 4 (2.17%) HNC
9 1 (0.54%) MCSD
9 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.70%) SLA
2 14 (7.61%) BS7799
2 14 (7.61%) COBIT
3 11 (5.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (5.43%) PMO
5 9 (4.89%) Cyber Essentials
5 9 (4.89%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 9 (4.89%) GDPR
5 9 (4.89%) QA
6 5 (2.72%) Data Quality
7 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 19 (10.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.61%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (1.63%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.09%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.09%) XenApp
6 2 (1.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (7.61%) SCCM
2 9 (4.89%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 9 (4.89%) CSIRT
2 9 (4.89%) Nessus
2 9 (4.89%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (4.89%) QRadar
2 9 (4.89%) SCVMM
3 5 (2.72%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (2.72%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.09%) vMotion
5 1 (0.54%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.54%) Terraform
5 1 (0.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.87%) Cisco
3 16 (8.70%) VMware
4 15 (8.15%) Oracle
5 11 (5.98%) Symantec
6 9 (4.89%) ArcSight
6 9 (4.89%) Aruba
6 9 (4.89%) F5
6 9 (4.89%) HP
6 9 (4.89%) LogRhythm
6 9 (4.89%) Meraki
6 9 (4.89%) Mitel
6 9 (4.89%) Qualys
6 9 (4.89%) Splunk
7 7 (3.80%) Sitecore
8 6 (3.26%) Citrix
8 6 (3.26%) SAP
9 5 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (2.72%) Xero
10 4 (2.17%) Palo Alto