Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Dynamics AX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Dynamics AX over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 207 308 281
Rank change year-on-year +101 -27 +39
Permanent jobs citing Dynamics AX 156 68 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.29% 0.52% 0.53%
As % of the Business Applications category 17.01% 5.41% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 119 53 56
North West median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £40,250 £34,375
90th Percentile £75,000 £88,750 £70,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

Dynamics AX is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 917 1,257 1,131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.57% 9.59% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 701 858 828
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,250 £29,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £64,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Dynamics AX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics AX in the North West

Dynamics AX
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Dynamics AX in the North West.

Salary trend for Dynamics AX in the North West

Dynamics AX
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics AX in the North West over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Dynamics AX in the North West

Dynamics AX
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics AX within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +79 101 £50,000 -14.89% 9
Cheshire +19 29 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Merseyside +37 21 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Lancashire +15 5 £57,500 +63.12% 2
Dynamics AX
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing Dynamics AX 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 North West region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 134 (85.90%) Microsoft
2 109 (69.87%) ERP
3 107 (68.59%) Dynamics 365
4 93 (59.62%) Finance
5 51 (32.69%) X++
6 41 (26.28%) Logistics
7 40 (25.64%) Manufacturing
8 33 (21.15%) Oracle
9 26 (16.67%) Retail
10 24 (15.38%) SQL
11 23 (14.74%) SAP
11 23 (14.74%) JD Edwards
12 22 (14.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 20 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
15 17 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (10.90%) Advertising
16 15 (9.62%) Dynamics CRM
16 15 (9.62%) Sage
16 15 (9.62%) CRM
17 14 (8.97%) NetSuite
18 13 (8.33%) CIMA
18 13 (8.33%) ACCA
18 13 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
19 11 (7.05%) C#
19 11 (7.05%) PMO
19 11 (7.05%) Analytical Mindset
19 11 (7.05%) Presales
20 10 (6.41%) DevOps

Dynamics AX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (9.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (8.97%) NetSuite
3 9 (5.77%) Oracle ERP
4 8 (5.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (3.21%) BPCS
5 5 (3.21%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (2.56%) SAP Business One
7 3 (1.92%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 3 (1.92%) JDE OneWorld
8 2 (1.28%) Dynamics SL
9 1 (0.64%) Lawson
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 107 (68.59%) Dynamics 365
2 5 (3.21%) SaaS
3 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.92%) Office 365
5 1 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.64%) Boomi
5 1 (0.64%) IaaS
5 1 (0.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.92%) DNS
1 3 (1.92%) Extranet
1 3 (1.92%) Intranet
2 1 (0.64%) Firewall
2 1 (0.64%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (5.77%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.28%) Power BI
4 1 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.64%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.49%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.85%) MorphX
General
1 93 (59.62%) Finance
2 40 (25.64%) Manufacturing
3 26 (16.67%) Retail
4 17 (10.90%) Advertising
5 8 (5.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (28.21%) Consultant
2 37 (23.72%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 27 (17.31%) Analyst
4 24 (15.38%) Developer
5 20 (12.82%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 19 (12.18%) Functional Consultant
6 19 (12.18%) Project Manager
7 15 (9.62%) Support Analyst
8 14 (8.97%) Architect
9 13 (8.33%) ERP Manager
10 12 (7.69%) Administrator
11 10 (6.41%) Dynamics AX Architect
11 10 (6.41%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
11 10 (6.41%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (5.77%) ERP Project Manager
12 9 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
13 7 (4.49%) Business Analyst
13 7 (4.49%) Microsoft Consultant
13 7 (4.49%) Microsoft Developer
14 5 (3.21%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.77%) .NET
2 3 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.05%) Analytical Mindset
4 3 (1.92%) EPoS
5 1 (0.64%) iPhone
5 1 (0.64%) Replication
5 1 (0.64%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.64%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.21%) Windows
1 5 (3.21%) Windows Server
2 4 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.28%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.64%) Android
4 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (69.87%) ERP
2 41 (26.28%) Logistics
3 18 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (9.62%) CRM
5 13 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (7.05%) Presales
7 10 (6.41%) DevOps
7 10 (6.41%) Project Management
8 9 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (5.77%) Scrum
9 8 (5.13%) Project Planning
10 6 (3.85%) E-Commerce
11 5 (3.21%) Business Development
12 4 (2.56%) Business Analysis
12 4 (2.56%) Process Improvement
13 3 (1.92%) Business Process Mapping
13 3 (1.92%) Capacity Management
13 3 (1.92%) Change Control
13 3 (1.92%) Lead Generation
13 3 (1.92%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 51 (32.69%) X++
2 24 (15.38%) SQL
3 11 (7.05%) C#
4 2 (1.28%) Java
5 1 (0.64%) C
5 1 (0.64%) C++
5 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (8.33%) ACCA
2 13 (8.33%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.05%) PMO
2 4 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.64%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 134 (85.90%) Microsoft
2 33 (21.15%) Oracle
3 23 (14.74%) JD Edwards
3 23 (14.74%) SAP
4 15 (9.62%) Sage
5 9 (5.77%) Epicor
5 9 (5.77%) Infor
6 5 (3.21%) IFS
7 3 (1.92%) Nintex
7 3 (1.92%) Workday
8 2 (1.28%) Baan
9 1 (0.64%) Dell
9 1 (0.64%) Informatica
9 1 (0.64%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.64%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.64%) Symantec
9 1 (0.64%) Veeam
9 1 (0.64%) VMware