Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 17 21
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4 0
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 225 185 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 13.82% 10.83% 11.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.73% 11.56% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 154 117 171
Milton Keynes median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £20,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £64,250 £63,750 £82,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £39,584 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.45% -14.12% -

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 1,528 1,601 1,620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 93.86% 93.74% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,238 1,218 1,319
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,225 £66,000 £63,900
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 80 (35.56%) Finance
2 67 (29.78%) SQL
3 64 (28.44%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (25.78%) Windows
5 55 (24.44%) Microsoft
6 52 (23.11%) Degree
7 47 (20.89%) Firewall
8 41 (18.22%) VMware
9 39 (17.33%) TCP/IP
10 38 (16.89%) Citrix
10 38 (16.89%) Windows 10
11 37 (16.44%) JavaScript
11 37 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (16.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 36 (16.00%) Office 365
13 35 (15.56%) Windows Server
14 33 (14.67%) HTML
15 32 (14.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 30 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
16 30 (13.33%) Computer Science
16 30 (13.33%) XenDesktop
17 29 (12.89%) XenApp
17 29 (12.89%) Java
17 29 (12.89%) Legal
18 27 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
19 26 (11.56%) Change Management
19 26 (11.56%) SDLC
20 25 (11.11%) ITIL
20 25 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
20 25 (11.11%) DevOps

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 13 (5.78%) IIS
2 11 (4.89%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.22%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.78%) Smallworld
5 3 (1.33%) Confluence
5 3 (1.33%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.89%) Apache
6 2 (0.89%) CMS
6 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.44%) JBoss
7 1 (0.44%) SAS
7 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (10.67%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (2.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.67%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.78%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.44%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.78%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.89%) HFM
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (16.00%) Office 365
2 27 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
3 24 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (3.56%) SaaS
6 5 (2.22%) PaaS
7 4 (1.78%) IaaS
7 4 (1.78%) OpenShift
8 3 (1.33%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.33%) Serverless
9 2 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.89%) Force.com
10 1 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 47 (20.89%) Firewall
2 39 (17.33%) TCP/IP
3 10 (4.44%) Internet
4 9 (4.00%) VoIP
5 7 (3.11%) ATM
5 7 (3.11%) Remote Desktop
5 7 (3.11%) VPN
6 5 (2.22%) LAN
6 5 (2.22%) WAN
7 3 (1.33%) DHCP
7 3 (1.33%) DNS
8 2 (0.89%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.89%) SMS
8 2 (0.89%) Wireless
9 1 (0.44%) HTTP
9 1 (0.44%) Intranet
9 1 (0.44%) MPLS
9 1 (0.44%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.22%) MySQL
2 19 (8.44%) SQL Server
3 12 (5.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 12 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (4.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.56%) DB2
5 8 (3.56%) Hadoop
6 7 (3.11%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.11%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.67%) Essbase
7 6 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.22%) Apache Hive
8 5 (2.22%) Big Data
9 4 (1.78%) DB2 UDB
9 4 (1.78%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (1.78%) Oracle Smart View
10 3 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.33%) GIS
10 3 (1.33%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (2.67%) JIRA
4 5 (2.22%) git-flow
4 5 (2.22%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.78%) JUnit
5 4 (1.78%) Maven
6 3 (1.33%) Burp Suite
6 3 (1.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.33%) Metasploit
6 3 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.89%) Selenium
8 1 (0.44%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.44%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.44%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.44%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.44%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.44%) Subversion
General
1 80 (35.56%) Finance
2 29 (12.89%) Legal
3 24 (10.67%) Law
3 24 (10.67%) Marketing
4 21 (9.33%) Banking
4 21 (9.33%) Retail
5 8 (3.56%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.11%) Financial Institution
6 7 (3.11%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.33%) Automotive
8 2 (0.89%) Billing
8 2 (0.89%) Electronics
8 2 (0.89%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.44%) Back Office
9 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (21.78%) Developer
2 41 (18.22%) Analyst
3 22 (9.78%) Team Leader
4 17 (7.56%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 17 (7.56%) PHP Developer
4 17 (7.56%) Support Team Leader
5 15 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 15 (6.67%) DBA
6 14 (6.22%) Infrastructure Support
6 14 (6.22%) Java Developer
7 13 (5.78%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
7 13 (5.78%) Support Analyst
8 12 (5.33%) Software Developer
9 11 (4.89%) Business Analyst
9 11 (4.89%) SQL DBA
10 10 (4.44%) Full Stack Developer
10 10 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
10 10 (4.44%) Infrastructure Services Manager
10 10 (4.44%) Service Manager
11 9 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (14.67%) HTML
2 22 (9.78%) .NET
3 14 (6.22%) Spring
4 11 (4.89%) CSS
4 11 (4.89%) Web Services
5 9 (4.00%) LAMP
5 9 (4.00%) Spring Boot
6 8 (3.56%) REST
7 7 (3.11%) JSP
7 7 (3.11%) Node.js
8 6 (2.67%) Ajax
8 6 (2.67%) ASP.NET
8 6 (2.67%) YAML
9 4 (1.78%) DHTML
9 4 (1.78%) HTML5
9 4 (1.78%) Java EE
9 4 (1.78%) JSF
9 4 (1.78%) Middleware
9 4 (1.78%) Struts
9 4 (1.78%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 64 (28.44%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 14 (6.22%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (2.67%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.33%) Cyberattack
6 3 (1.33%) Fintech
6 3 (1.33%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.33%) Social Media
7 2 (0.89%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.89%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.89%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.89%) PMI
7 2 (0.89%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.44%) EPoS
8 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.44%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 58 (25.78%) Windows
2 38 (16.89%) Windows 10
3 37 (16.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (15.56%) Windows Server
5 23 (10.22%) Linux
6 10 (4.44%) Unix
6 10 (4.44%) Windows 7
7 7 (3.11%) Mac OS
8 6 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.22%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.33%) Kali Linux
11 2 (0.89%) Android
11 2 (0.89%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.89%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.89%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (14.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 26 (11.56%) Change Management
3 26 (11.56%) SDLC
4 25 (11.11%) DevOps
4 25 (11.11%) ITIL
5 24 (10.67%) CRM
6 22 (9.78%) Project Management
7 20 (8.89%) Time Management
8 18 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (7.11%) Technical Architecture
10 14 (6.22%) Service Delivery
11 12 (5.33%) Analytics
11 12 (5.33%) Data Protection
11 12 (5.33%) Decision-Making
11 12 (5.33%) PRINCE2
12 11 (4.89%) Cybersecurity
12 11 (4.89%) Scrum
12 11 (4.89%) Software Engineering
12 11 (4.89%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 67 (29.78%) SQL
2 37 (16.44%) JavaScript
3 29 (12.89%) Java
4 23 (10.22%) PHP
5 20 (8.89%) Python
6 15 (6.67%) Delphi
7 11 (4.89%) C#
8 6 (2.67%) C++
9 5 (2.22%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.22%) Perl
9 5 (2.22%) Ruby
9 5 (2.22%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.78%) Apex Code
10 4 (1.78%) Java 8
11 3 (1.33%) Scala
11 3 (1.33%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.89%) C
12 2 (0.89%) Korn
12 2 (0.89%) Magik
12 2 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (23.11%) Degree
2 24 (10.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (9.78%) Security Cleared
4 10 (4.44%) CISSP
4 10 (4.44%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.11%) CREST Certified
5 7 (3.11%) OSCP
5 7 (3.11%) PMI Certification
6 6 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.22%) ISEB
7 5 (2.22%) MCSA
7 5 (2.22%) PMP
8 4 (1.78%) CCA
8 4 (1.78%) CCNA
8 4 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.78%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (1.78%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (1.33%) CISM
9 3 (1.33%) Postgraduate
9 3 (1.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.56%) PMO
2 6 (2.67%) QA
3 4 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.78%) SLA
4 3 (1.33%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.89%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.44%) GDPR
6 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 30 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
1 30 (13.33%) XenDesktop
2 29 (12.89%) XenApp
3 25 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (5.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (2.22%) HDFS
5 5 (2.22%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.22%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.78%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.89%) Docker
8 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (4.00%) Ansible
2 5 (2.22%) SCCM
3 4 (1.78%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.89%) Puppet
5 1 (0.44%) Control-M
5 1 (0.44%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (0.44%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.44%) Munin
5 1 (0.44%) Nagios
5 1 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.44%) Terraform
5 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 1 (0.44%) WSUS
5 1 (0.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 55 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 41 (18.22%) VMware
3 38 (16.89%) Citrix
4 19 (8.44%) Oracle
5 12 (5.33%) Unisys
6 10 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (4.00%) SolarWinds
8 8 (3.56%) Cisco
9 7 (3.11%) WatchGuard
10 6 (2.67%) Cognizant
10 6 (2.67%) Hyperion
11 5 (2.22%) MicroStrategy
11 5 (2.22%) Sony
12 4 (1.78%) IBM
12 4 (1.78%) McAfee
12 4 (1.78%) Remedy
13 3 (1.33%) Facebook
13 3 (1.33%) Google
13 3 (1.33%) SAP
14 2 (0.89%) Fortinet