Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft BizTalk Server
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 567 512 516
Rank change year-on-year -55 +4 -28
Permanent jobs citing BizTalk Server 743 899 1,096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.51% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.51% 2.82% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 570 738 915
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £46,230
% change year-on-year +16.67% -2.66% +2.73%

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 29,564 31,902 38,595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.07% 17.94% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 24,265 26,802 32,289
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -66 718 £55,000 - 68
UK excluding London -16 427 £52,500 +16.67% 44
London -43 313 £60,000 +4.35% 27
South East -20 139 £60,000 +14.29% 7
Midlands +42 127 £50,000 +3.09% 12
North of England -14 83 £52,500 +31.25% 8
East Midlands +52 67 £45,000 -10.00% 4
West Midlands +8 60 £50,000 +3.09% 8
North West -16 55 £55,000 +25.71% 6
South West -19 38 £40,000 -11.11% 11
East of England +11 16 £50,000 +42.86% 3
Yorkshire +17 15 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Northern Ireland - 14 £70,000 -
North East -17 13 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Scotland -34 8 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Wales -2 2 £59,250 +117.43% 2

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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.

1 495 (66.62%) SQL Server
2 489 (65.81%) .NET
3 450 (60.57%) Microsoft
4 425 (57.20%) C#
5 369 (49.66%) Agile Software Development
6 262 (35.26%) SharePoint
7 260 (34.99%) ASP.NET
8 253 (34.05%) Finance
9 245 (32.97%) SQL
10 235 (31.63%) MVC
11 232 (31.22%) WCF
12 189 (25.44%) JavaScript
13 177 (23.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 176 (23.69%) HTML
15 170 (22.88%) Microsoft Azure
16 168 (22.61%) Scrum
17 166 (22.34%) SQL Server 2014
18 165 (22.21%) Windows
19 163 (21.94%) .NET Framework
20 154 (20.73%) ASP.NET MVC
21 151 (20.32%) CSS
22 143 (19.25%) ITIL
22 143 (19.25%) SOA
23 134 (18.03%) Team Foundation Server
24 130 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 125 (16.82%) Ajax
26 120 (16.15%) Web Services
27 116 (15.61%) CRM
28 110 (14.80%) IIS
28 110 (14.80%) Dynamics CRM

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
1 262 (35.26%) SharePoint
2 110 (14.80%) IIS
3 108 (14.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 34 (4.58%) SharePoint Server
5 25 (3.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 21 (2.83%) MS Exchange
7 17 (2.29%) Tomcat
8 16 (2.15%) JBoss
9 12 (1.62%) WebSphere
10 11 (1.48%) Anypoint
11 10 (1.35%) Moodle
12 8 (1.08%) Apache
12 8 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (1.08%) NetWeaver
12 8 (1.08%) WebLogic
13 7 (0.94%) Confluence
13 7 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (0.94%) Skype for Business
14 5 (0.67%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.67%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 29 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (2.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (0.67%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.54%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 110 (14.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 38 (5.11%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
4 12 (1.62%) Scribe Insight
5 7 (0.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 5 (0.67%) Exstream
6 5 (0.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.27%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.13%) JDE OneWorld
10 1 (0.13%) Maximo
10 1 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 170 (22.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (4.58%) PaaS
4 33 (4.44%) Office 365
5 32 (4.31%) IaaS
6 28 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (2.69%) Serverless
8 15 (2.02%) iPaaS
8 15 (2.02%) SaaS
9 14 (1.88%) Dynamics 365
10 12 (1.62%) Boomi
11 10 (1.35%) Dropbox
12 4 (0.54%) GitHub
13 2 (0.27%) AtomSphere
13 2 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.27%) Azure Data Factory
14 1 (0.13%) Bluemix
14 1 (0.13%) Google Play
14 1 (0.13%) IBM Cloud
14 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.56%) Firewall
2 16 (2.15%) FTP
2 16 (2.15%) WAN
3 10 (1.35%) LAN
3 10 (1.35%) VLAN
4 7 (0.94%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (0.94%) Skype
4 7 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.94%) VPN
4 7 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (0.67%) DNS
5 5 (0.67%) LDAP
5 5 (0.67%) NAS
5 5 (0.67%) SAN
6 4 (0.54%) 4G
6 4 (0.54%) Broadband
7 2 (0.27%) FCoE
7 2 (0.27%) Internet
7 2 (0.27%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 495 (66.62%) SQL Server
2 177 (23.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 166 (22.34%) SQL Server 2014
4 130 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 63 (8.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (3.90%) DTS
7 21 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 20 (2.69%) MySQL
9 19 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (2.29%) Relational Database
10 17 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (2.02%) NoSQL
12 14 (1.88%) BusinessObjects
12 14 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
13 13 (1.75%) MS Access
13 13 (1.75%) RDBMS
13 13 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
14 9 (1.21%) EDRMS
15 8 (1.08%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 134 (18.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 84 (11.31%) Visual Studio
3 77 (10.36%) Subversion
4 40 (5.38%) Visual Studio Team System
5 32 (4.31%) Jenkins
6 31 (4.17%) Moq
6 31 (4.17%) NUnit
6 31 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
7 26 (3.50%) Git (software)
8 15 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
9 14 (1.88%) TeamCity
10 13 (1.75%) GitLab
10 13 (1.75%) JIRA
11 12 (1.62%) Bitbucket
12 9 (1.21%) Selenium
13 8 (1.08%) ReSharper
13 8 (1.08%) SonarQube
14 7 (0.94%) VersionOne
15 5 (0.67%) Axure RP
15 5 (0.67%) SoapUI
General
1 253 (34.05%) Finance
2 98 (13.19%) Banking
3 43 (5.79%) Investment Banking
4 23 (3.10%) Legal
5 21 (2.83%) Retail
6 16 (2.15%) Marketing
7 15 (2.02%) Advertising
8 6 (0.81%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.81%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.54%) Law
10 3 (0.40%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.27%) Automotive
11 2 (0.27%) Billing
11 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.13%) Electronics
12 1 (0.13%) Local Government
12 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 353 (47.51%) Developer
2 205 (27.59%) .NET Developer
3 109 (14.67%) C# Developer
4 101 (13.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 100 (13.46%) BizTalk Developer
6 99 (13.32%) Architect
7 87 (11.71%) ASP.NET Developer
8 82 (11.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 77 (10.36%) Applications Support
10 59 (7.94%) Analyst
11 57 (7.67%) Solutions Architect
12 55 (7.40%) SQL Developer
13 49 (6.59%) SQL Server Developer
14 48 (6.46%) Senior Developer
15 38 (5.11%) Agile Developer
16 37 (4.98%) Agile .NET Developer
17 35 (4.71%) DBA
18 34 (4.58%) SQL DBA
19 30 (4.04%) Support Analyst
20 28 (3.77%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 489 (65.81%) .NET
2 260 (34.99%) ASP.NET
3 232 (31.22%) WCF
4 176 (23.69%) HTML
5 163 (21.94%) .NET Framework
6 154 (20.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 151 (20.32%) CSS
8 125 (16.82%) Ajax
9 120 (16.15%) Web Services
10 109 (14.67%) WPF
11 108 (14.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 108 (14.54%) NHibernate
12 102 (13.73%) XML
13 91 (12.25%) ASP.NET Web API
14 77 (10.36%) Middleware
15 73 (9.83%) Entity Framework
16 62 (8.34%) HTML5
17 59 (7.94%) XSLT
18 56 (7.54%) jQuery
19 48 (6.46%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 76 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 45 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 43 (5.79%) Tandem
4 41 (5.52%) Greenfield Project
5 35 (4.71%) Client/Server
6 31 (4.17%) Management Information System
7 29 (3.90%) Clustering
8 19 (2.56%) SWIFT
9 17 (2.29%) User Experience
10 11 (1.48%) Data Centre
11 7 (0.94%) iPad
12 6 (0.81%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.54%) Augmented Reality
13 4 (0.54%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.54%) Smartphone
14 3 (0.40%) Digital Media
15 2 (0.27%) Analytical Mindset
15 2 (0.27%) Driving Licence
15 2 (0.27%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 165 (22.21%) Windows
2 73 (9.83%) Windows Server
3 47 (6.33%) Linux
4 33 (4.44%) Unix
5 25 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (2.42%) Windows 7
6 18 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.94%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.67%) AIX
9 5 (0.67%) HPUX
9 5 (0.67%) Solaris
9 5 (0.67%) SUSE
10 4 (0.54%) CentOS
10 4 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.54%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 369 (49.66%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (31.63%) MVC
3 168 (22.61%) Scrum
4 143 (19.25%) ITIL
4 143 (19.25%) SOA
5 116 (15.61%) CRM
6 110 (14.80%) Web Application Development
7 92 (12.38%) Business Intelligence
8 91 (12.25%) SDLC
9 81 (10.90%) Problem Management
10 78 (10.50%) TDD
11 71 (9.56%) Web Development
12 60 (8.08%) BDD
13 58 (7.81%) Project Management
14 53 (7.13%) DevOps
15 50 (6.73%) ITIL V3
16 47 (6.33%) ETL
16 47 (6.33%) Waterfall
17 44 (5.92%) Analytics
17 44 (5.92%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 425 (57.20%) C#
2 245 (32.97%) SQL
3 189 (25.44%) JavaScript
4 95 (12.79%) T-SQL
5 68 (9.15%) Java
6 66 (8.88%) VB.NET
7 65 (8.75%) PowerShell
8 61 (8.21%) VB
9 27 (3.63%) PHP
10 18 (2.42%) Python
11 16 (2.15%) Ruby
11 16 (2.15%) VBA
12 12 (1.62%) PL/SQL
12 12 (1.62%) Shell Script
12 12 (1.62%) VBScript
13 8 (1.08%) C++
14 6 (0.81%) X++
15 2 (0.27%) Korn
15 2 (0.27%) Perl
15 2 (0.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 88 (11.84%) Degree
2 80 (10.77%) Security Cleared
3 68 (9.15%) SC Cleared
4 45 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (3.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 25 (3.36%) MCSD
7 24 (3.23%) MCAD
8 19 (2.56%) MCP
9 13 (1.75%) CCNA
9 13 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (1.08%) APMP
10 8 (1.08%) ISTQB
11 7 (0.94%) MCSA
11 7 (0.94%) MCSE
12 5 (0.67%) Master's Degree
12 5 (0.67%) PhD
13 4 (0.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 3 (0.40%) ISEB
14 3 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (7.40%) SLA
2 16 (2.15%) QA
3 6 (0.81%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.67%) GDPR
5 1 (0.13%) HL7
5 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (7.13%) Active Directory
2 27 (3.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.10%) Hyper-V
4 15 (2.02%) Docker
5 12 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.94%) Terminal Services
6 7 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.67%) KVM
7 5 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (0.27%) Samba
9 1 (0.13%) Time Sharing Option
9 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (4.58%) Puppet
2 15 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.62%) BMC PATROL
3 12 (1.62%) Kubernetes
4 8 (1.08%) Ansible
4 8 (1.08%) SCOM
4 8 (1.08%) WSUS
5 7 (0.94%) Backup Exec
5 7 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (0.94%) SCCM
6 5 (0.67%) OpenView
7 4 (0.54%) Dollar Universe
8 2 (0.27%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.27%) Terraform
9 1 (0.13%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 450 (60.57%) Microsoft
2 79 (10.63%) Oracle
3 52 (7.00%) Sitecore
4 50 (6.73%) Remedy
5 45 (6.06%) VMware
6 30 (4.04%) SAP
7 23 (3.10%) IBM
8 19 (2.56%) webMethods
9 18 (2.42%) Cognos
9 18 (2.42%) Dell
10 16 (2.15%) TIBCO
11 15 (2.02%) Informatica
12 14 (1.88%) MuleSoft
13 12 (1.62%) BMC
13 12 (1.62%) Nimsoft
13 12 (1.62%) ServiceNow
14 11 (1.48%) Capita
15 9 (1.21%) Cisco
15 9 (1.21%) Citrix
15 9 (1.21%) Salesforce.com