Period
to 18 September 2018

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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft BizTalk Server
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 705 612 621
Rank change year-on-year -93 +9 -93
Permanent jobs citing BizTalk Server 496 719 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.41% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.78% 2.28% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 361 581 667
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £75,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +23.53% -10.53%

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 27,939 31,590 35,612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.66% 17.91% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22,433 25,338 30,219
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,175 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.82% +3.75% -

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 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for BizTalk Server in the UK

BizTalk Server
Top 17 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 18 September 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
England -104 438 £55,000 - 40
UK excluding London -106 291 £52,500 - 25
London -59 156 £62,500 +4.17% 17
South East -40 141 £57,500 -4.17% 4
North of England -16 54 £52,500 +7.69% 12
Yorkshire +28 34 £52,500 +40.00% 9
Midlands -26 34 £46,250 -7.50% 5
South West -24 30 £47,500 +18.75% 1
West Midlands +25 28 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Wales +12 21 £40,000 -3.03%
East of England +10 20 £42,500 -15.00% 1
North West -11 18 £70,000 +33.33% 3
Scotland -8 7 £32,200 -14.13% 2
East Midlands -36 6 £44,000 -18.52% 2
North East -27 2 £45,000 +34.33%
Northern Ireland -9 1 - -
Channel Islands - 1 £67,500 -

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT jobs citing BizTalk Server 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 with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 312 (62.90%) Microsoft
2 276 (55.65%) .NET
3 225 (45.36%) C#
4 222 (44.76%) SQL Server
5 184 (37.10%) SQL
6 159 (32.06%) Microsoft Azure
7 146 (29.44%) Finance
8 144 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
9 125 (25.20%) Oracle
9 125 (25.20%) SharePoint
10 118 (23.79%) CRM
11 112 (22.58%) WCF
12 111 (22.38%) Web Services
13 109 (21.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 109 (21.98%) Problem-Solving
14 108 (21.77%) SOA
15 100 (20.16%) Team Foundation Server
16 97 (19.56%) SOAP
17 96 (19.35%) Dynamics CRM
18 89 (17.94%) XML
19 81 (16.33%) Project Management
20 78 (15.73%) Java
21 76 (15.32%) Windows
22 75 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
23 73 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
24 72 (14.52%) Dynamics AX
25 70 (14.11%) SDLC
26 68 (13.71%) SAP
27 67 (13.51%) ERP
27 67 (13.51%) REST

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
1 125 (25.20%) SharePoint
2 63 (12.70%) IIS
3 44 (8.87%) WebSphere
4 39 (7.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 20 (4.03%) Tomcat
6 16 (3.23%) JBoss
7 14 (2.82%) MQSeries
8 13 (2.62%) Apache
9 8 (1.61%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.01%) Confluence
10 5 (1.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.60%) Anypoint
12 3 (0.60%) CMS
12 3 (0.60%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.40%) FileNet
13 2 (0.40%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 25 (5.04%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (3.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 17 (3.43%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.81%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 96 (19.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 72 (14.52%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (2.82%) Scribe Insight
4 11 (2.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 10 (2.02%) Infor M3
5 10 (2.02%) Movex
6 9 (1.81%) Cognos TM1
6 9 (1.81%) SAP ERP
7 8 (1.61%) Elite 3E
8 3 (0.60%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.40%) Maximo
9 2 (0.40%) Temenos T24
10 1 (0.20%) BPCS
10 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.20%) SAP Hybris
10 1 (0.20%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 159 (32.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (7.86%) Dynamics 365
3 38 (7.66%) PaaS
4 37 (7.46%) Office 365
5 23 (4.64%) IaaS
6 22 (4.44%) Boomi
7 17 (3.43%) SaaS
8 14 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (2.62%) Azure Data Factory
10 9 (1.81%) Azure Functions
10 9 (1.81%) Serverless
11 7 (1.41%) iPaaS
11 7 (1.41%) Zapier
12 4 (0.81%) Google Play
13 3 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (0.60%) GitHub
14 2 (0.40%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.40%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.23%) TCP/IP
2 19 (3.83%) HTTP
3 18 (3.63%) Internet
4 16 (3.23%) Firewall
5 14 (2.82%) SAN
5 14 (2.82%) SMTP
6 12 (2.42%) DNS
7 11 (2.22%) DHCP
8 8 (1.61%) LAN
8 8 (1.61%) WAN
9 7 (1.41%) MPLS
9 7 (1.41%) Network Security
9 7 (1.41%) VLAN
9 7 (1.41%) Wireless
9 7 (1.41%) WLAN
10 5 (1.01%) Intranet
10 5 (1.01%) NAS
10 5 (1.01%) SSL
11 4 (0.81%) iSCSI
11 4 (0.81%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (44.76%) SQL Server
2 109 (21.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 44 (8.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 43 (8.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 38 (7.66%) Data Warehouse
7 34 (6.85%) BusinessObjects
8 31 (6.25%) Relational Database
9 26 (5.24%) Power BI
10 25 (5.04%) Azure SQL Database
11 24 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 23 (4.64%) SQL Server 2005
13 20 (4.03%) NoSQL
14 17 (3.43%) MySQL
15 11 (2.22%) Microsoft Power View
15 11 (2.22%) PowerPivot
15 11 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
16 8 (1.61%) SAP Data Services
17 7 (1.41%) DB2
17 7 (1.41%) DTS
Development Applications
1 100 (20.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 63 (12.70%) Visual Studio
3 29 (5.85%) Visual Studio Team System
4 13 (2.62%) Git (software)
5 11 (2.22%) Selenium
6 9 (1.81%) Jenkins
6 9 (1.81%) SpecFlow
7 7 (1.41%) MSBuild
8 6 (1.21%) JIRA
8 6 (1.21%) SoapUI
9 5 (1.01%) MSTest
9 5 (1.01%) NUnit
9 5 (1.01%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.60%) ReSharper
10 3 (0.60%) SonarQube
10 3 (0.60%) Subversion
10 3 (0.60%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.40%) CA Release Automation
11 2 (0.40%) Eclipse
General
1 146 (29.44%) Finance
2 23 (4.64%) Banking
3 18 (3.63%) Legal
4 13 (2.62%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.41%) Marketing
6 5 (1.01%) Advertising
6 5 (1.01%) Retail
7 2 (0.40%) Law
7 2 (0.40%) Local Government
7 2 (0.40%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.20%) Back Office
8 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 173 (34.88%) Developer
2 88 (17.74%) BizTalk Developer
3 70 (14.11%) Architect
4 67 (13.51%) Analyst
5 47 (9.48%) Consultant
6 44 (8.87%) Applications Support
7 35 (7.06%) Solutions Architect
8 34 (6.85%) Project Manager
9 32 (6.45%) Support Analyst
10 25 (5.04%) Applications Support Analyst
11 24 (4.84%) .NET Developer
11 24 (4.84%) Senior Developer
12 23 (4.64%) C# Developer
12 23 (4.64%) Senior Analyst
13 19 (3.83%) Senior BizTalk Developer
14 18 (3.63%) C# .NET Developer
14 18 (3.63%) Technical Leader
14 18 (3.63%) Tester
15 17 (3.43%) Business Systems Analyst
15 17 (3.43%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (55.65%) .NET
2 112 (22.58%) WCF
3 111 (22.38%) Web Services
4 97 (19.56%) SOAP
5 89 (17.94%) XML
6 67 (13.51%) REST
7 55 (11.09%) HTML
8 54 (10.89%) Middleware
9 53 (10.69%) .NET Framework
10 44 (8.87%) XSLT
11 43 (8.67%) J2EE
12 37 (7.46%) ASP.NET Web API
13 33 (6.65%) CSS
14 31 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
15 26 (5.24%) ASP.NET
15 26 (5.24%) WebSphere MQ
16 23 (4.64%) JMS
17 20 (4.03%) Entity Framework
18 19 (3.83%) EDI
19 16 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 73 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
3 32 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 27 (5.44%) Computer Science
5 23 (4.64%) Clustering
6 15 (3.02%) Greenfield Project
7 12 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (1.81%) CMDB
8 9 (1.81%) User Experience
9 8 (1.61%) Data Centre
10 7 (1.41%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.21%) EFT
11 6 (1.21%) NHS
12 5 (1.01%) Renewable Energy
13 4 (0.81%) Online Banking
13 4 (0.81%) Replication
13 4 (0.81%) SWIFT
13 4 (0.81%) Taxonomies
14 3 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.60%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 76 (15.32%) Windows
2 41 (8.27%) Linux
3 39 (7.86%) Windows Server
4 27 (5.44%) Unix
5 10 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.21%) AIX
8 4 (0.81%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.40%) Android
10 2 (0.40%) CentOS
10 2 (0.40%) VMS
11 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.20%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.20%) Solaris
11 1 (0.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (23.79%) CRM
3 109 (21.98%) Problem-Solving
4 108 (21.77%) SOA
5 81 (16.33%) Project Management
6 75 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
7 70 (14.11%) SDLC
8 67 (13.51%) ERP
9 65 (13.10%) Business Analysis
10 58 (11.69%) ITIL
11 54 (10.89%) Scrum
12 50 (10.08%) Waterfall
13 46 (9.27%) Presales
14 43 (8.67%) OO
15 39 (7.86%) DevOps
16 36 (7.26%) Data Integration
16 36 (7.26%) MVC
17 35 (7.06%) Continuous Improvement
17 35 (7.06%) ETL
17 35 (7.06%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 225 (45.36%) C#
2 184 (37.10%) SQL
3 78 (15.73%) Java
4 62 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 59 (11.90%) PowerShell
6 44 (8.87%) JavaScript
7 23 (4.64%) VB.NET
8 18 (3.63%) PHP
9 17 (3.43%) Python
10 15 (3.02%) PL/SQL
11 14 (2.82%) ActionScript
11 14 (2.82%) ActionScript 2.0
12 12 (2.42%) C++
13 10 (2.02%) VB
14 8 (1.61%) ABAP
15 7 (1.41%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.41%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.21%) Perl
16 6 (1.21%) TypeScript
17 5 (1.01%) X++
Qualifications
1 43 (8.67%) Degree
2 31 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (3.83%) Security Cleared
4 18 (3.63%) Postgraduate
5 16 (3.23%) MAPM
5 16 (3.23%) PMI Certification
5 16 (3.23%) PMP
6 14 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (2.82%) SC Cleared
7 10 (2.02%) ISEB
8 8 (1.61%) MCSA
9 7 (1.41%) CCNA
9 7 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (1.41%) LPIC
9 7 (1.41%) MCP
10 5 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (1.01%) MCAD
10 5 (1.01%) MCSD
11 3 (0.60%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.45%) QA
2 12 (2.42%) SLA
3 5 (1.01%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.81%) PMO
4 4 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.60%) GDPR
6 1 (0.20%) GAMP
6 1 (0.20%) HL7
6 1 (0.20%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 39 (7.86%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.82%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (2.02%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.41%) Docker
6 5 (1.01%) NFS
6 5 (1.01%) OpenAM
7 4 (0.81%) Samba
8 1 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (2.22%) Puppet
2 7 (1.41%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 5 (1.01%) Nagios
3 5 (1.01%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.40%) Cobbler
5 2 (0.40%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.40%) Prometheus
5 2 (0.40%) Rancher
5 2 (0.40%) SCOM
5 2 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.40%) Terraform
5 2 (0.40%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.20%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 312 (62.90%) Microsoft
2 125 (25.20%) Oracle
3 68 (13.71%) SAP
4 22 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
5 19 (3.83%) MuleSoft
5 19 (3.83%) VMware
6 18 (3.63%) Informatica
7 15 (3.02%) Talend
8 14 (2.82%) IBM
9 13 (2.62%) Dell
9 13 (2.62%) JD Edwards
10 12 (2.42%) Cognos
10 12 (2.42%) Google
10 12 (2.42%) webMethods
11 11 (2.22%) Capita
11 11 (2.22%) Citrix
12 10 (2.02%) Infor
12 10 (2.02%) TIBCO
13 9 (1.81%) Hyperion
14 8 (1.61%) DevExpress