Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for BizTalk Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BizTalk Server over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft BizTalk Server
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 602 552 520
Rank change year-on-year -50 -32 -73
Permanent jobs citing BizTalk Server 729 870 1150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.46% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.31% 2.53% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 572 728 981
UK median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £77,250 £77,875 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +17.78% -5.26% +5.56%

BizTalk Server is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 31588 34432 40984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.46% 18.23% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 25549 29114 34107
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing BizTalk Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for BizTalk Server in the UK

BizTalk Server
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for BizTalk Server in the UK

BizTalk Server
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BizTalk Server over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BizTalk Server in the UK

BizTalk Server
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BizTalk Server within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
England -54 694 £60,000 +20.00% 23
UK excluding London -35 415 £53,000 +17.78% 11
London -32 307 £60,000 - 13
South East +47 156 £60,000 +26.32% 3
Midlands +4 85 £54,000 +13.68% 5
North of England -25 83 £52,500 +31.25% 2
East Midlands +61 55 £54,000 +13.68% 2
North West -25 50 £52,500 +23.53% 2
South West -9 41 £40,000 -5.88%
West Midlands -38 30 £51,250 +7.89% 3
East of England -8 22 £50,000 +25.00%
Yorkshire +15 20 £42,000 +5.00%
Northern Ireland - 14 £70,000 -
North East +3 13 £37,500 -6.25%
Scotland -21 8 £35,000 -30.00%
Wales +8 6 £41,250 +57.14% 1

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing BizTalk Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 500 (68.59%) SQL Server
2 499 (68.45%) .NET
3 447 (61.32%) Microsoft
4 394 (54.05%) C#
5 340 (46.64%) Agile Software Development
6 254 (34.84%) ASP.NET
7 249 (34.16%) SharePoint
8 246 (33.74%) SQL
9 238 (32.65%) Finance
10 209 (28.67%) MVC
11 195 (26.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 193 (26.47%) WCF
13 179 (24.55%) Scrum
14 174 (23.87%) JavaScript
15 167 (22.91%) Windows
16 159 (21.81%) Microsoft Azure
17 153 (20.99%) HTML
17 153 (20.99%) SQL Server 2014
18 152 (20.85%) .NET Framework
19 143 (19.62%) ASP.NET MVC
20 132 (18.11%) Web Services
21 130 (17.83%) ITIL
22 128 (17.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 125 (17.15%) IIS
24 123 (16.87%) Team Foundation Server
25 119 (16.32%) CSS
26 115 (15.78%) SOA
27 113 (15.50%) T-SQL
28 111 (15.23%) Ajax
29 110 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5

BizTalk Server
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 249 (34.16%) SharePoint
2 125 (17.15%) IIS
3 102 (13.99%) SharePoint 2013
4 36 (4.94%) SharePoint Server
5 25 (3.43%) Tomcat
6 24 (3.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 21 (2.88%) JBoss
8 20 (2.74%) MS Exchange
9 14 (1.92%) Anypoint
10 12 (1.65%) Apache
10 12 (1.65%) WebLogic
11 10 (1.37%) Skype for Business
12 8 (1.10%) Moodle
12 8 (1.10%) NetWeaver
13 7 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (0.82%) WebSphere
15 5 (0.69%) iPlanet
15 5 (0.69%) MQSeries
15 5 (0.69%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 36 (4.94%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.55%) EngageOne
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 85 (11.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (3.98%) Dynamics AX
3 28 (3.84%) Remedy ITSM
4 10 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (1.37%) Scribe Insight
5 6 (0.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 5 (0.69%) Exstream
6 5 (0.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.41%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (0.27%) assyst
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.14%) JDE OneWorld
9 1 (0.14%) Magento
9 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 159 (21.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (2.61%) Office 365
4 16 (2.19%) IaaS
5 15 (2.06%) PaaS
6 14 (1.92%) SaaS
7 13 (1.78%) iPaaS
8 10 (1.37%) Boomi
8 10 (1.37%) GitHub
9 8 (1.10%) Dropbox
10 7 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.27%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.14%) Bluemix
12 1 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.29%) Firewall
2 16 (2.19%) WAN
3 14 (1.92%) DNS
4 12 (1.65%) LAN
5 11 (1.51%) FTP
5 11 (1.51%) VLAN
6 10 (1.37%) Remote Desktop
6 10 (1.37%) SAN
6 10 (1.37%) Skype
6 10 (1.37%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.96%) VPN
7 7 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (0.82%) Broadband
9 5 (0.69%) DHCP
9 5 (0.69%) HTTP
9 5 (0.69%) Internet
9 5 (0.69%) LDAP
9 5 (0.69%) NAS
9 5 (0.69%) SMTP
10 3 (0.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 500 (68.59%) SQL Server
2 195 (26.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 153 (20.99%) SQL Server 2014
4 128 (17.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 78 (10.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 28 (3.84%) DTS
8 24 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 23 (3.16%) SQL Server 2016
10 22 (3.02%) BusinessObjects
11 19 (2.61%) MySQL
12 18 (2.47%) Azure SQL Database
13 17 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (2.33%) MS Access
14 15 (2.06%) NoSQL
14 15 (2.06%) Relational Database
14 15 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
15 14 (1.92%) EDRMS
16 11 (1.51%) RDBMS
17 7 (0.96%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 123 (16.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 91 (12.48%) Visual Studio
3 73 (10.01%) Subversion
4 34 (4.66%) NUnit
5 30 (4.12%) Moq
5 30 (4.12%) Rhino Mocks
6 28 (3.84%) Jenkins
6 28 (3.84%) TeamCity
7 26 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
8 13 (1.78%) GitLab
8 13 (1.78%) Selenium
9 12 (1.65%) Bitbucket
9 12 (1.65%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (0.96%) VersionOne
11 6 (0.82%) Eclipse
11 6 (0.82%) JIRA
12 5 (0.69%) LoadRunner
12 5 (0.69%) SoapUI
13 4 (0.55%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.55%) MSTest
General
1 238 (32.65%) Finance
2 91 (12.48%) Banking
3 39 (5.35%) Investment Banking
4 20 (2.74%) Legal
5 18 (2.47%) Retail
6 5 (0.69%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.55%) Advertising
7 4 (0.55%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.55%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.41%) Marketing
9 2 (0.27%) Law
9 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.14%) Back Office
10 1 (0.14%) Local Government
10 1 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 352 (48.29%) Developer
2 203 (27.85%) .NET Developer
3 120 (16.46%) C# Developer
4 111 (15.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 103 (14.13%) BizTalk Developer
6 91 (12.48%) Architect
7 79 (10.84%) ASP.NET Developer
8 75 (10.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 70 (9.60%) Applications Support
10 66 (9.05%) Senior Developer
11 55 (7.54%) Analyst
11 55 (7.54%) SQL Developer
12 46 (6.31%) Solutions Architect
13 45 (6.17%) SQL Server Developer
14 38 (5.21%) Agile Developer
15 35 (4.80%) Agile .NET Developer
16 30 (4.12%) Support Analyst
17 27 (3.70%) SSIS Developer
18 26 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
19 25 (3.43%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 499 (68.45%) .NET
2 254 (34.84%) ASP.NET
3 193 (26.47%) WCF
4 153 (20.99%) HTML
5 152 (20.85%) .NET Framework
6 143 (19.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 132 (18.11%) Web Services
8 119 (16.32%) CSS
9 111 (15.23%) Ajax
10 110 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 108 (14.81%) WPF
12 103 (14.13%) NHibernate
13 85 (11.66%) XML
14 74 (10.15%) Middleware
15 72 (9.88%) ASP.NET Web API
15 72 (9.88%) HTML5
16 59 (8.09%) Entity Framework
17 49 (6.72%) jQuery
18 46 (6.31%) LINQ
19 41 (5.62%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 65 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (7.00%) Clustering
3 43 (5.90%) Management Information System
4 41 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
4 41 (5.62%) Greenfield Project
5 39 (5.35%) Computer Science
5 39 (5.35%) Tandem
6 35 (4.80%) Client/Server
7 15 (2.06%) User Experience
8 14 (1.92%) SWIFT
9 13 (1.78%) Data Centre
9 13 (1.78%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.23%) iPad
11 7 (0.96%) FMCG
12 5 (0.69%) Blog
13 3 (0.41%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.41%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.27%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.27%) Private Cloud
14 2 (0.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 167 (22.91%) Windows
2 73 (10.01%) Windows Server
3 51 (7.00%) Linux
4 35 (4.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (4.66%) Unix
6 20 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (2.06%) Windows 7
8 10 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (0.96%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.69%) AIX
10 5 (0.69%) HPUX
10 5 (0.69%) Solaris
10 5 (0.69%) SUSE
11 3 (0.41%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.27%) CentOS
12 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.27%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 340 (46.64%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (28.67%) MVC
3 179 (24.55%) Scrum
4 130 (17.83%) ITIL
5 115 (15.78%) SOA
6 104 (14.27%) CRM
7 103 (14.13%) Web Application Development
8 98 (13.44%) SDLC
9 82 (11.25%) TDD
10 79 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
11 75 (10.29%) Problem Management
12 66 (9.05%) DevOps
13 63 (8.64%) ETL
14 56 (7.68%) BDD
15 54 (7.41%) Project Management
16 50 (6.86%) Web Development
17 49 (6.72%) Continuous Integration
18 47 (6.45%) ITIL V3
19 42 (5.76%) Kanban
20 41 (5.62%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 394 (54.05%) C#
2 246 (33.74%) SQL
3 174 (23.87%) JavaScript
4 113 (15.50%) T-SQL
5 72 (9.88%) Java
6 70 (9.60%) VB
7 58 (7.96%) VB.NET
8 52 (7.13%) PowerShell
9 31 (4.25%) PHP
10 19 (2.61%) PL/SQL
11 18 (2.47%) Shell Script
12 16 (2.19%) C++
12 16 (2.19%) Python
12 16 (2.19%) Ruby
13 13 (1.78%) VBA
14 11 (1.51%) VBScript
15 6 (0.82%) X++
16 5 (0.69%) ABAP
16 5 (0.69%) ActionScript
16 5 (0.69%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 93 (12.76%) Degree
2 71 (9.74%) Security Cleared
3 61 (8.37%) SC Cleared
4 56 (7.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (3.98%) Computer Science Degree
6 24 (3.29%) MCAD
6 24 (3.29%) MCSD
7 20 (2.74%) MCP
8 13 (1.78%) CCNA
8 13 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (1.65%) MCSE
10 11 (1.51%) MCSA
11 7 (0.96%) APMP
11 7 (0.96%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 3 (0.41%) ISEB
14 2 (0.27%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (6.04%) SLA
2 13 (1.78%) QA
3 8 (1.10%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.27%) HL7
6 1 (0.14%) COBIT
6 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (5.35%) Active Directory
2 32 (4.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (4.12%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.19%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (1.78%) Docker
6 7 (0.96%) Terminal Services
6 7 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.69%) KVM
7 5 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (0.27%) Samba
9 1 (0.14%) Time Sharing Option
9 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (3.98%) Puppet
2 15 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.65%) Kubernetes
4 11 (1.51%) BMC PATROL
5 10 (1.37%) Ansible
5 10 (1.37%) WSUS
6 8 (1.10%) SCCM
6 8 (1.10%) SCOM
7 7 (0.96%) Backup Exec
7 7 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (0.82%) Failover Clustering
8 6 (0.82%) OpenView
9 4 (0.55%) Dollar Universe
10 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.27%) Nagios
10 2 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 447 (61.32%) Microsoft
2 73 (10.01%) Oracle
3 67 (9.19%) VMware
4 40 (5.49%) Remedy
4 40 (5.49%) Sitecore
5 29 (3.98%) SAP
6 23 (3.16%) webMethods
7 18 (2.47%) IBM
8 17 (2.33%) Cognos
9 16 (2.19%) Dell
10 14 (1.92%) TIBCO
11 12 (1.65%) Cognizant
12 11 (1.51%) BMC
12 11 (1.51%) CA
12 11 (1.51%) Nimsoft
13 10 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (1.23%) Software AG
15 8 (1.10%) Cisco
15 8 (1.10%) Citrix
16 7 (0.96%) HP