The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 3 9
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 57 111 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 14.92% 20.63% 15.20%
As % of the Vendors category 51.35% 47.84% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 51 86 91
Median salary £45,000 £33,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.32% +3.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 111 232 253
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 29.06% 43.12% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 90 142 228
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £22,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Northampton

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Northampton.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Northampton

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Northampton over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Northampton

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 65 (50.39%) SQL Server
2 52 (40.31%) SQL
3 46 (35.66%) Windows
4 40 (31.01%) Business Intelligence
5 39 (30.23%) Data Warehouse
6 36 (27.91%) ITIL
7 29 (22.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (20.16%) Degree
9 25 (19.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 24 (18.60%) Microsoft Excel
10 24 (18.60%) Greenfield Project
11 22 (17.05%) Windows Server
12 21 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
12 21 (16.28%) SAN
13 20 (15.50%) Data Strategy
13 20 (15.50%) Big Data
13 20 (15.50%) Analytics
14 19 (14.73%) VMware
14 19 (14.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 18 (13.95%) Hyper-V
15 18 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
16 16 (12.40%) Computer Science
16 16 (12.40%) Computer Science Degree
17 15 (11.63%) Project Management
17 15 (11.63%) Advertising
17 15 (11.63%) Microsoft Office
17 15 (11.63%) Data Management
18 14 (10.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 14 (10.85%) T-SQL
18 14 (10.85%) C#

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 (7.75%) Apache
1 10 (7.75%) Tomcat
2 7 (5.43%) IIS
3 6 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.10%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.10%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (3.10%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (2.33%) K2 blackpearl
5 3 (2.33%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.78%) JBoss
7 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 24 (18.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (11.63%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (10.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (3.10%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.75%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (6.20%) Office 365
5 1 (0.78%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.28%) SAN
2 12 (9.30%) LAN
3 11 (8.53%) WAN
4 5 (3.88%) Firewall
5 4 (3.10%) VLAN
6 3 (2.33%) DHCP
6 3 (2.33%) DNS
6 3 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (1.55%) NAS
7 2 (1.55%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.78%) HTTP
8 1 (0.78%) Internet
8 1 (0.78%) Skype
8 1 (0.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (50.39%) SQL Server
2 39 (30.23%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (22.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (19.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (15.50%) Big Data
6 19 (14.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (10.08%) Power BI
8 12 (9.30%) SQL Server 2016
9 10 (7.75%) MySQL
9 10 (7.75%) OLAP
9 10 (7.75%) OLAP Cube
10 8 (6.20%) Star Schema
11 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (3.10%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (3.10%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 4 (3.10%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (0.78%) DTS
14 1 (0.78%) MS Access
14 1 (0.78%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (11.63%) Advertising
2 8 (6.20%) Finance
3 6 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.10%) Billing
4 4 (3.10%) Law
4 4 (3.10%) Legal
4 4 (3.10%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.10%) Welsh Language
5 1 (0.78%) Automotive
5 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (24.81%) Analyst
2 26 (20.16%) Developer
3 16 (12.40%) Support Analyst
4 14 (10.85%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 13 (10.08%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (8.53%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 11 (8.53%) IT Manager
7 10 (7.75%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 10 (7.75%) Business Manager
7 10 (7.75%) Server Analyst
7 10 (7.75%) Server Support
7 10 (7.75%) Server Support Analyst
8 8 (6.20%) Service Analyst
8 8 (6.20%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (4.65%) Administrator
10 6 (4.65%) Junior
10 6 (4.65%) SQL Developer
11 5 (3.88%) Help Desk Analyst
11 5 (3.88%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.08%) .NET
2 5 (3.88%) ASP.NET
2 5 (3.88%) Web Services
3 4 (3.10%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.33%) HTML
4 3 (2.33%) WCF
4 3 (2.33%) XML
5 2 (1.55%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.55%) CSS
5 2 (1.55%) HTML5
5 2 (1.55%) jQuery
5 2 (1.55%) REST
6 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.78%) CSS3
6 1 (0.78%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.78%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (0.78%) Node.js
6 1 (0.78%) React
6 1 (0.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.60%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (12.40%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.65%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.88%) Clustering
5 4 (3.10%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.55%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.55%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.55%) iPad
6 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.55%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.78%) NHS
7 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (35.66%) Windows
2 22 (17.05%) Windows Server
3 10 (7.75%) Data ONTAP
3 10 (7.75%) Linux
4 8 (6.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (5.43%) Windows 7
6 6 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.33%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.55%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (31.01%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (27.91%) ITIL
3 20 (15.50%) Analytics
3 20 (15.50%) Data Strategy
4 15 (11.63%) Data Management
4 15 (11.63%) Project Management
5 13 (10.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (10.08%) Service Delivery
6 11 (8.53%) Business Analytics
7 10 (7.75%) Data Modelling
7 10 (7.75%) Kimball Methodology
7 10 (7.75%) Server Virtualisation
8 9 (6.98%) CRM
8 9 (6.98%) ETL
8 9 (6.98%) Matrix Management
8 9 (6.98%) Matrix Organization
8 9 (6.98%) Mentoring
8 9 (6.98%) Predictive Analytics
9 7 (5.43%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (5.43%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 52 (40.31%) SQL
2 14 (10.85%) C#
2 14 (10.85%) T-SQL
3 13 (10.08%) PowerShell
4 6 (4.65%) VB.NET
5 5 (3.88%) C
6 4 (3.10%) VBA
7 3 (2.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (1.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (20.16%) Degree
2 21 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (12.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (8.53%) CCNA
6 10 (7.75%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (7.75%) MCITP
7 8 (6.20%) MCP
8 4 (3.10%) CCNP
8 4 (3.10%) CISSP
8 4 (3.10%) CompTIA Security+
8 4 (3.10%) MCSE
8 4 (3.10%) MOS
8 4 (3.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (3.10%) Security+ Certification
8 4 (3.10%) VCP5
8 4 (3.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.33%) MCSA
10 2 (1.55%) ACCA
10 2 (1.55%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) SLA
2 4 (3.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (13.95%) Hyper-V
2 13 (10.08%) Active Directory
3 11 (8.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (7.75%) vSphere
5 4 (3.10%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (6.98%) SCCM
2 7 (5.43%) Ansible
3 4 (3.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 19 (14.73%) VMware
2 14 (10.85%) NetApp
3 12 (9.30%) Citrix
4 7 (5.43%) Cisco
5 6 (4.65%) SAP
6 4 (3.10%) Tableau
7 3 (2.33%) Nintex
8 1 (0.78%) Adobe
8 1 (0.78%) IBM
8 1 (0.78%) Kaspersky
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Howdens
Salary: Attractive salary + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Annual leave allowance and pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + attractive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + attractive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: ££excllent +15% bonus +health, pension etc etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ negotiable + bens
Posted: 5 days ago