Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
England > North West
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 266 248 296
Rank change year-on-year -18 +48 +5
Permanent jobs citing Dynamics AX 69 124 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.65% 0.98% 0.57%
As % of the Business Applications category 10.60% 9.53% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 51 90 64
North West median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +15.00% +37.93%
10th Percentile £31,000 £39,625 £31,625
90th Percentile £76,250 £82,375 £78,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +7.84% -7.27%

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 651 1,301 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.14% 10.26% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 476 927 761
North West median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.04% +12.94% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £31,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 -17 52 £50,000 -4.76% 41
Cheshire +23 10 £38,750 -35.42% 10
Lancashire -1 4 £43,750 - 5
Merseyside +3 2 £70,000 +33.33% 18
Cumbria -2 1 - -
Dynamics AX
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 56 (81.16%) Microsoft
2 42 (60.87%) ERP
3 25 (36.23%) Dynamics 365
4 24 (34.78%) Finance
5 18 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (26.09%) SQL
6 14 (20.29%) X++
7 13 (18.84%) Manufacturing
8 12 (17.39%) Retail
8 12 (17.39%) Logistics
8 12 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
8 12 (17.39%) CRM
8 12 (17.39%) PMO
9 11 (15.94%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
10 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (11.59%) SAP
12 7 (10.14%) Windows
12 7 (10.14%) JD Edwards
12 7 (10.14%) Greenfield Project
12 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (10.14%) Windows Server
13 6 (8.70%) Sage
13 6 (8.70%) Active Directory
14 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (7.25%) Project Management
14 5 (7.25%) Office 365
14 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management

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 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (4.35%) NetSuite
3 2 (2.90%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 25 (36.23%) Dynamics 365
2 5 (7.25%) Office 365
3 4 (5.80%) SaaS
4 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.45%) Boomi
5 1 (1.45%) IaaS
5 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) DNS
1 3 (4.35%) Extranet
1 3 (4.35%) Intranet
2 1 (1.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.90%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Bugzilla
1 2 (2.90%) JIRA
2 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (34.78%) Finance
2 13 (18.84%) Manufacturing
3 12 (17.39%) Retail
4 2 (2.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (20.29%) Developer
2 10 (14.49%) Consultant
2 10 (14.49%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 7 (10.14%) Analyst
3 7 (10.14%) Architect
3 7 (10.14%) ERP Manager
3 7 (10.14%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.70%) Business Manager
5 5 (7.25%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 5 (7.25%) Functional Consultant
5 5 (7.25%) Head of IT
5 5 (7.25%) Head of Projects
5 5 (7.25%) IT Manager
5 5 (7.25%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Business Development Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Development Manager
6 4 (5.80%) ERP Project Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (10.14%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.80%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (2.90%) EPoS
4 1 (1.45%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.14%) Windows
1 7 (10.14%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (60.87%) ERP
2 12 (17.39%) CRM
2 12 (17.39%) Logistics
3 11 (15.94%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (7.25%) Coaching
4 5 (7.25%) Project Management
4 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (5.80%) Analytics
5 4 (5.80%) Business Development
6 3 (4.35%) Capacity Management
6 3 (4.35%) Data Migration
6 3 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.35%) ETL
6 3 (4.35%) High Availability
6 3 (4.35%) Migration
6 3 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.35%) Statistics
7 2 (2.90%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.09%) SQL
2 14 (20.29%) X++
3 3 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (1.45%) C
4 1 (1.45%) C++
4 1 (1.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.45%) ACCA
2 1 (1.45%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.39%) PMO
2 3 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 56 (81.16%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.59%) SAP
3 7 (10.14%) JD Edwards
4 6 (8.70%) Sage
5 4 (5.80%) Epicor
5 4 (5.80%) Infor
5 4 (5.80%) Oracle
6 3 (4.35%) Nintex
7 1 (1.45%) Dell
7 1 (1.45%) Informatica
7 1 (1.45%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.45%) ServiceNow