The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 29 March 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
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 7 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 109 135 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 19.26% 17.90% 19.23%
As % of the Vendors category 41.76% 37.92% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 97 101 135
Median salary £33,750 £38,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.18% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,450 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

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 Northamptonshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 261 356 367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 46.11% 47.21% 47.05%
Number of salaries quoted 204 240 329
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,240 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Northamptonshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Northamptonshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton 0 74 £42,125 +10.85% 6
Kettering +4 8 £38,750 +5.44% 5
Daventry - 4 £35,000 - 4
Brackley -6 3 £50,000 +110.52% 1
Wellingborough - 1 £27,500 -
Microsoft
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 124 (49.80%) SQL Server
2 90 (36.14%) SQL
3 78 (31.33%) MS Excel
4 72 (28.92%) Windows
5 71 (28.51%) Business Intelligence
6 67 (26.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 65 (26.10%) ITIL
8 62 (24.90%) .NET
9 59 (23.69%) C#
10 52 (20.88%) Data Warehouse
11 41 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (16.06%) SharePoint
13 36 (14.46%) Hyper-V
14 33 (13.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 33 (13.25%) Windows Server
15 32 (12.85%) MS Office
15 32 (12.85%) SAN
16 31 (12.45%) VMware
17 29 (11.65%) T-SQL
18 28 (11.24%) TDD
19 26 (10.44%) Finance
19 26 (10.44%) Tableau
20 25 (10.04%) NetApp
21 24 (9.64%) Active Directory
21 24 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
21 24 (9.64%) Analytics
22 23 (9.24%) SQL Server 2008
22 23 (9.24%) PowerShell
22 23 (9.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 23 (9.24%) SCCM

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 40 (16.06%) SharePoint
2 22 (8.84%) IIS
3 17 (6.83%) SharePoint 2013
4 16 (6.43%) SharePoint Server
5 12 (4.82%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (3.61%) MS Exchange
6 9 (3.61%) SAS
7 8 (3.21%) Apache
7 8 (3.21%) Skype for Business
7 8 (3.21%) Tomcat
8 7 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (2.81%) K2 blackpearl
8 7 (2.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.40%) CMS
11 1 (0.40%) Confluence
11 1 (0.40%) JBoss
Applications
1 78 (31.33%) MS Excel
2 32 (12.85%) MS Office
3 16 (6.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (3.61%) Simulink
4 9 (3.61%) SPSS
5 5 (2.01%) MS Project
5 5 (2.01%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.40%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.61%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.80%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.02%) Office 365
4 8 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (3.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.80%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.40%) GitHub
6 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.40%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.85%) SAN
2 14 (5.62%) Remote Desktop
3 9 (3.61%) Firewall
4 8 (3.21%) VLAN
5 7 (2.81%) Skype
6 6 (2.41%) LAN
6 6 (2.41%) WAN
7 4 (1.61%) DHCP
7 4 (1.61%) DNS
7 4 (1.61%) Wireless
8 2 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.40%) Extranet
9 1 (0.40%) HTTP
9 1 (0.40%) Internet
9 1 (0.40%) Intranet
9 1 (0.40%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.40%) ISDN
9 1 (0.40%) Network Security
9 1 (0.40%) PSTN
9 1 (0.40%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (49.80%) SQL Server
2 67 (26.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 52 (20.88%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (13.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (9.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (9.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (6.43%) Big Data
7 14 (5.62%) Power BI
7 14 (5.62%) SQL Server 2016
8 11 (4.42%) DTS
9 9 (3.61%) MySQL
9 9 (3.61%) Spotfire
10 8 (3.21%) BigQuery
11 7 (2.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (2.81%) OLAP
11 7 (2.81%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (2.41%) Microsoft Power View
12 6 (2.41%) OLAP Cube
12 6 (2.41%) PowerPivot
13 4 (1.61%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (2.81%) MSTest
1 7 (2.81%) SpecFlow
2 5 (2.01%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.61%) Subversion
4 2 (0.80%) JIRA
4 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (10.44%) Finance
2 20 (8.03%) Legal
3 16 (6.43%) Automotive
4 10 (4.02%) Advertising
5 6 (2.41%) Billing
6 5 (2.01%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.61%) Marketing
7 4 (1.61%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.20%) Banking
8 3 (1.20%) Retail
8 3 (1.20%) Welsh Language
9 2 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.80%) Law
9 2 (0.80%) Publishing
10 1 (0.40%) Back Office
10 1 (0.40%) Electronics
10 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (30.92%) Developer
2 62 (24.90%) Analyst
3 21 (8.43%) .NET Developer
4 20 (8.03%) Support Analyst
5 19 (7.63%) Administrator
6 16 (6.43%) 2nd Line Support
7 15 (6.02%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 14 (5.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 13 (5.22%) DBA
9 13 (5.22%) SQL DBA
10 12 (4.82%) IT Manager
10 12 (4.82%) Junior
10 12 (4.82%) SharePoint Developer
11 11 (4.42%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 11 (4.42%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 11 (4.42%) Integration Analyst
12 10 (4.02%) Business Manager
13 8 (3.21%) Server Analyst
13 8 (3.21%) Server Support
13 8 (3.21%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (24.90%) .NET
2 21 (8.43%) .NET Framework
3 20 (8.03%) ASP.NET
4 14 (5.62%) Web Services
5 12 (4.82%) Classic ASP
5 12 (4.82%) WCF
6 11 (4.42%) HTML
6 11 (4.42%) REST
7 10 (4.02%) CSS
7 10 (4.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (4.02%) XML
8 9 (3.61%) jQuery
9 7 (2.81%) MDX
10 6 (2.41%) AngularJS
10 6 (2.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (2.01%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (2.01%) HTML5
12 4 (1.61%) Gherkin
12 4 (1.61%) Razor View Engine
12 4 (1.61%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.63%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.82%) Clustering
3 8 (3.21%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.41%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (2.01%) IBM XIV
5 5 (2.01%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.61%) FlexPod
6 4 (1.61%) Tandem
7 3 (1.20%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.20%) Social Media
8 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.40%) Blog
9 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.40%) FMCG
9 1 (0.40%) iPhone
9 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 72 (28.92%) Windows
2 33 (13.25%) Windows Server
3 17 (6.83%) Windows 7
4 16 (6.43%) Linux
5 11 (4.42%) Windows 10
5 11 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.21%) Data ONTAP
7 7 (2.81%) AIX
8 6 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.61%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (28.51%) Business Intelligence
2 65 (26.10%) ITIL
3 41 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (11.24%) TDD
5 24 (9.64%) Analytics
5 24 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (9.24%) MVC
7 22 (8.84%) Workflow
8 20 (8.03%) Mentoring
8 20 (8.03%) Service Management
9 19 (7.63%) Incident Management
10 18 (7.23%) Project Management
11 17 (6.83%) Scrum
12 16 (6.43%) BDD
12 16 (6.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (6.43%) ETL
12 16 (6.43%) Matrix Organization
13 15 (6.02%) Matrix Management
13 15 (6.02%) Service Delivery
14 13 (5.22%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 90 (36.14%) SQL
2 59 (23.69%) C#
3 29 (11.65%) T-SQL
4 23 (9.24%) PowerShell
5 18 (7.23%) VB.NET
6 15 (6.02%) VBA
7 11 (4.42%) VB
7 11 (4.42%) VB6
8 10 (4.02%) JavaScript
9 9 (3.61%) Java
9 9 (3.61%) MATLAB
10 4 (1.61%) C
11 2 (0.80%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (0.80%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.40%) C-shell
12 1 (0.40%) Perl
12 1 (0.40%) Python
12 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.40%) X++
Qualifications
1 23 (9.24%) ITIL Certification
2 22 (8.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (8.43%) Degree
4 10 (4.02%) CCNA
4 10 (4.02%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (3.61%) MCITP
6 7 (2.81%) CISSP
7 6 (2.41%) CCNP
7 6 (2.41%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (2.41%) MCP
7 6 (2.41%) MCSA
7 6 (2.41%) MCSE
7 6 (2.41%) Security+ Certification
8 5 (2.01%) HND
8 5 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.61%) ISEB
9 4 (1.61%) ISTQB
9 4 (1.61%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.20%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.02%) PCI DSS
2 7 (2.81%) SLA
3 3 (1.20%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.40%) PMO
System Software
1 36 (14.46%) Hyper-V
2 24 (9.64%) Active Directory
3 21 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.61%) vSphere
5 7 (2.81%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.80%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.40%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.40%) KVM
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.40%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.40%) Xen
7 1 (0.40%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (9.24%) SCCM
2 7 (2.81%) Ansible
2 7 (2.81%) Backup Exec
2 7 (2.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 7 (2.81%) NetBackup
2 7 (2.81%) SCDPM
3 6 (2.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (1.20%) SCOM
5 2 (0.80%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.80%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (12.45%) VMware
2 26 (10.44%) Tableau
3 25 (10.04%) NetApp
4 23 (9.24%) SAP
5 20 (8.03%) Cisco
6 17 (6.83%) Oracle
7 15 (6.02%) IBM
8 13 (5.22%) Citrix
9 10 (4.02%) Nintex
10 9 (3.61%) Dell
10 9 (3.61%) Google
10 9 (3.61%) HP
10 9 (3.61%) MicroStrategy
11 8 (3.21%) Brocade
12 7 (2.81%) EMC
12 7 (2.81%) Fujitsu
12 7 (2.81%) Veeam
13 6 (2.41%) Meraki
14 2 (0.80%) Adobe
14 2 (0.80%) RedPrairie
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