Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft BizTalk Server
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 644 599 540
Rank change year-on-year -45 -59 -13
Permanent jobs citing BizTalk Server 560 730 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.41% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.17% 2.35% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 436 561 756
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -4.55%
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £53,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.94% +17.78% -5.26%

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 25,765 31,051 33,940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.15% 17.31% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20,673 25,205 28,592
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -

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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 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 -61 480 £60,000 +4.35% 57
UK excluding London -15 285 £52,500 -0.94% 41
London -32 212 £62,750 +4.58% 17
South East +15 142 £60,000 - 8
North of England +4 57 £45,000 -14.29% 17
South West +21 32 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Yorkshire +51 30 £52,500 +24.26% 9
North West +5 27 £45,000 -14.29% 7
Midlands -35 25 £47,500 -7.32% 6
Wales +17 20 £50,000 +21.21% 1
West Midlands +11 19 £49,000 -2.00% 5
East of England +26 8 £42,500 -15.00% 7
Scotland +4 7 £32,200 -8.00%
East Midlands -37 6 £44,500 -17.59% 1
Northern Ireland -18 1 - -
Channel Islands - 1 £67,500 -

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 355 (63.39%) Microsoft
2 337 (60.18%) .NET
3 265 (47.32%) C#
4 254 (45.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 190 (33.93%) SQL Server
6 182 (32.50%) SQL
7 172 (30.71%) SharePoint
8 163 (29.11%) Agile Software Development
9 160 (28.57%) CRM
10 148 (26.43%) Dynamics CRM
11 140 (25.00%) Oracle
12 129 (23.04%) Finance
13 121 (21.61%) Team Foundation Server
14 118 (21.07%) Java
15 115 (20.54%) WCF
16 111 (19.82%) Dynamics AX
17 109 (19.46%) Web Services
18 105 (18.75%) XML
19 104 (18.57%) SOAP
20 99 (17.68%) SOA
21 96 (17.14%) SAP
22 89 (15.89%) Problem-Solving
23 84 (15.00%) Visual Studio
24 83 (14.82%) SDLC
25 81 (14.46%) Business Intelligence
26 72 (12.86%) Degree
27 71 (12.68%) PowerShell
28 69 (12.32%) Windows
29 67 (11.96%) ITIL
29 67 (11.96%) Project Management

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
1 172 (30.71%) SharePoint
2 65 (11.61%) IIS
3 36 (6.43%) WebSphere
4 31 (5.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 24 (4.29%) Tomcat
6 14 (2.50%) MQSeries
7 9 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (1.43%) CMS
8 8 (1.43%) Confluence
8 8 (1.43%) JBoss
9 6 (1.07%) Commerce Server
9 6 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (1.07%) MS Exchange
9 6 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (1.07%) Skype for Business
10 5 (0.89%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.71%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.54%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 27 (4.82%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (2.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 15 (2.68%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 148 (26.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 111 (19.82%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (2.32%) Infor M3
3 13 (2.32%) Movex
4 9 (1.61%) Scribe Insight
5 7 (1.25%) Elite 3E
6 6 (1.07%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (0.89%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.54%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.36%) Exstream
9 2 (0.36%) Maximo
10 1 (0.18%) BPCS
10 1 (0.18%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 254 (45.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (9.29%) Dynamics 365
2 52 (9.29%) Office 365
3 48 (8.57%) PaaS
4 21 (3.75%) Azure Functions
4 21 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (3.75%) IaaS
4 21 (3.75%) Serverless
5 19 (3.39%) Boomi
5 19 (3.39%) SaaS
6 14 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (1.96%) Azure Data Factory
8 8 (1.43%) iPaaS
8 8 (1.43%) Zapier
9 6 (1.07%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (0.89%) Slack
11 4 (0.71%) IBM Cloud
12 3 (0.54%) OneDrive
13 2 (0.36%) Apigee
13 2 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.57%) Firewall
1 20 (3.57%) SAN
2 19 (3.39%) TCP/IP
3 16 (2.86%) DHCP
3 16 (2.86%) Internet
3 16 (2.86%) LAN
3 16 (2.86%) WAN
4 10 (1.79%) DNS
4 10 (1.79%) MPLS
4 10 (1.79%) Network Security
4 10 (1.79%) VLAN
4 10 (1.79%) Wireless
4 10 (1.79%) WLAN
5 7 (1.25%) HTTP
5 7 (1.25%) SMTP
6 6 (1.07%) VPN
7 3 (0.54%) iSCSI
7 3 (0.54%) SSH
7 3 (0.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (33.93%) SQL Server
2 67 (11.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 59 (10.54%) BusinessObjects
4 28 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 26 (4.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (3.75%) Relational Database
8 15 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (2.14%) Power BI
9 12 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (1.96%) NoSQL
10 11 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (1.25%) DB2
12 5 (0.89%) MySQL
13 4 (0.71%) IBM InfoSphere
13 4 (0.71%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.71%) Pentaho
13 4 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 121 (21.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 84 (15.00%) Visual Studio
3 36 (6.43%) Visual Studio Team System
4 17 (3.04%) JIRA
5 12 (2.14%) Selenium
6 11 (1.96%) SpecFlow
7 9 (1.61%) SoapUI
8 8 (1.43%) Bitbucket
9 7 (1.25%) Git (software)
9 7 (1.25%) Maven
10 6 (1.07%) Jenkins
11 5 (0.89%) MSBuild
12 4 (0.71%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.54%) ReSharper
13 3 (0.54%) SonarQube
14 2 (0.36%) Artifactory
14 2 (0.36%) Gerrit
14 2 (0.36%) Gradle
15 1 (0.18%) Mercurial
15 1 (0.18%) MorphX
General
1 129 (23.04%) Finance
2 22 (3.93%) Manufacturing
3 15 (2.68%) Marketing
4 12 (2.14%) Banking
4 12 (2.14%) Legal
5 8 (1.43%) Advertising
6 4 (0.71%) Publishing
7 3 (0.54%) Back Office
8 2 (0.36%) Local Government
8 2 (0.36%) Retail
9 1 (0.18%) Electronics
9 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.18%) Law
9 1 (0.18%) Military
9 1 (0.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 173 (30.89%) Developer
2 93 (16.61%) BizTalk Developer
3 78 (13.93%) Consultant
4 66 (11.79%) Analyst
4 66 (11.79%) Applications Support
5 61 (10.89%) Architect
6 38 (6.79%) Project Manager
7 37 (6.61%) Support Analyst
8 36 (6.43%) Senior Developer
9 30 (5.36%) .NET Developer
10 28 (5.00%) Senior BizTalk Developer
10 28 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
11 27 (4.82%) Azure Consultant
12 26 (4.64%) Applications Support Analyst
13 25 (4.46%) BizTalk Consultant
13 25 (4.46%) CRM Developer
14 22 (3.93%) Applications Engineer
14 22 (3.93%) Support Engineer
15 20 (3.57%) C# Developer
15 20 (3.57%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (60.18%) .NET
2 115 (20.54%) WCF
3 109 (19.46%) Web Services
4 105 (18.75%) XML
5 104 (18.57%) SOAP
6 65 (11.61%) J2EE
7 57 (10.18%) HTML
8 52 (9.29%) REST
9 48 (8.57%) ASP.NET
10 42 (7.50%) .NET Framework
11 40 (7.14%) RESTful
12 36 (6.43%) CSS
12 36 (6.43%) XSLT
13 35 (6.25%) MSMQ
14 34 (6.07%) Middleware
15 26 (4.64%) ASP.NET Web API
16 25 (4.46%) ASP.NET MVC
17 22 (3.93%) JSON
17 22 (3.93%) RabbitMQ
18 21 (3.75%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (5.18%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (4.82%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.39%) Data Centre
5 18 (3.21%) Mobile App
6 14 (2.50%) Clustering
6 14 (2.50%) NHS
7 12 (2.14%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (1.79%) CMDB
9 9 (1.61%) Renewable Energy
9 9 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (1.07%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.07%) EFT
10 6 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.07%) HP Storage
11 5 (0.89%) DataPower
11 5 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.71%) Blog
12 4 (0.71%) PMI
12 4 (0.71%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 69 (12.32%) Windows
2 37 (6.61%) Windows Server
3 27 (4.82%) Linux
4 20 (3.57%) Unix
5 19 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.07%) AIX
8 3 (0.54%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.36%) VMS
10 1 (0.18%) Solaris
10 1 (0.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (29.11%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (28.57%) CRM
3 99 (17.68%) SOA
4 89 (15.89%) Problem-Solving
5 83 (14.82%) SDLC
6 81 (14.46%) Business Intelligence
7 67 (11.96%) ITIL
7 67 (11.96%) Project Management
8 65 (11.61%) DevOps
9 55 (9.82%) OO
10 53 (9.46%) Business Analysis
10 53 (9.46%) ERP
11 51 (9.11%) Change Management
12 47 (8.39%) MVC
13 45 (8.04%) Scrum
13 45 (8.04%) Waterfall
14 43 (7.68%) Continuous Integration
15 42 (7.50%) Presales
16 38 (6.79%) Test Automation
17 36 (6.43%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 265 (47.32%) C#
2 182 (32.50%) SQL
3 118 (21.07%) Java
4 71 (12.68%) PowerShell
5 55 (9.82%) T-SQL
6 48 (8.57%) JavaScript
7 16 (2.86%) VB.NET
8 10 (1.79%) XPath
9 7 (1.25%) ActionScript
9 7 (1.25%) ActionScript 2.0
9 7 (1.25%) PHP
9 7 (1.25%) VB
10 6 (1.07%) C++
10 6 (1.07%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.07%) Python
10 6 (1.07%) TypeScript
11 4 (0.71%) ABAP
12 3 (0.54%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.54%) Bourne shell
12 3 (0.54%) Korn
Qualifications
1 72 (12.86%) Degree
2 38 (6.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (5.36%) Security Cleared
4 29 (5.18%) SC Cleared
5 25 (4.46%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (3.21%) PMI Certification
7 14 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
7 14 (2.50%) MAPM
7 14 (2.50%) PMP
8 13 (2.32%) MCSA
9 12 (2.14%) MCP
10 10 (1.79%) CCNA
10 10 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (1.79%) LPIC
11 9 (1.61%) MCSE
12 8 (1.43%) Postgraduate
13 6 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.54%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.54%) ISTQB
15 2 (0.36%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.54%) QA
2 9 (1.61%) SLA
3 7 (1.25%) HL7
4 6 (1.07%) PMO
5 4 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.54%) GDPR
7 2 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 53 (9.46%) Active Directory
2 25 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 15 (2.68%) Docker
5 6 (1.07%) VMware Server
6 4 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.54%) NFS
7 3 (0.54%) Samba
8 2 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 11 (1.96%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 7 (1.25%) Failover Clustering
2 7 (1.25%) Single Sign-On
3 5 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.89%) Puppet
3 5 (0.89%) SCOM
4 3 (0.54%) Nagios
4 3 (0.54%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.18%) Ansible
5 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 355 (63.39%) Microsoft
2 140 (25.00%) Oracle
3 96 (17.14%) SAP
4 27 (4.82%) VMware
5 20 (3.57%) Dell
5 20 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
6 17 (3.04%) MuleSoft
7 16 (2.86%) IBM
7 16 (2.86%) JD Edwards
8 13 (2.32%) Citrix
8 13 (2.32%) Infor
8 13 (2.32%) webMethods
9 12 (2.14%) Remedy
10 10 (1.79%) Hitachi
11 9 (1.61%) TIBCO
12 8 (1.43%) HP
13 7 (1.25%) Cisco
13 7 (1.25%) Xamarin
14 6 (1.07%) Barracuda Networks
14 6 (1.07%) EMC