Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Dynamics AX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Dynamics AX over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 406 542 602
Rank change year-on-year +136 +60 -24
Permanent jobs citing Dynamics AX 1357 881 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.76% 0.47% 0.42%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.85% 6.79% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1048 750 834
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

Dynamics AX is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 13781 12970 15100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.73% 6.87% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9720 9800 11758
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,176 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Dynamics AX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics AX in the UK

Dynamics AX
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Dynamics AX in the UK

Dynamics AX
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics AX over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Dynamics AX in the UK

Dynamics AX
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics AX within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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 +96 1145 £55,000 +4.76% 42
UK excluding London +79 653 £50,000 +5.26% 24
London +151 517 £60,000 +9.09% 22
North of England +64 184 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Midlands +16 142 £47,500 +9.83% 6
South East +19 134 £50,000 -9.09% 4
North West +18 97 £58,750 +17.50% 1
East Midlands +56 83 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Yorkshire +62 73 £50,000 +14.94% 2
Scotland +48 63 £47,500 +15.15% 4
South West +54 61 £45,000 +5.88% 5
West Midlands -31 57 £50,000 +13.64% 3
East of England +35 47 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Wales +35 23 £42,500 +13.33%
North East +18 14 £35,000 -12.50%

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Dynamics AX 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 Dynamics AX.

1 1090 (80.32%) Microsoft
2 773 (56.96%) ERP
3 503 (37.07%) Finance
4 359 (26.46%) Dynamics 365
5 320 (23.58%) SQL
6 315 (23.21%) CRM
7 306 (22.55%) Dynamics CRM
8 247 (18.20%) X++
9 235 (17.32%) SQL Server
10 230 (16.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 206 (15.18%) Project Management
12 205 (15.11%) Dynamics NAV
13 201 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
14 197 (14.52%) JD Edwards
15 185 (13.63%) Manufacturing
16 178 (13.12%) Retail
17 171 (12.60%) SAP
18 165 (12.16%) Advertising
19 160 (11.79%) Oracle
20 156 (11.50%) .NET
21 152 (11.20%) Agile Software Development
22 135 (9.95%) Degree
23 122 (8.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 120 (8.84%) Sage
25 115 (8.47%) Logistics
26 113 (8.33%) Coaching
27 111 (8.18%) Presales
28 101 (7.44%) Business Analysis
29 100 (7.37%) C#
29 100 (7.37%) Power BI

Dynamics AX
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 70 (5.16%) SharePoint
2 29 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (1.03%) Skype for Business
4 11 (0.81%) IIS
5 7 (0.52%) Tomcat
6 6 (0.44%) Apache
6 6 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (0.44%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.37%) CMS
7 5 (0.37%) JBoss
7 5 (0.37%) Jetty
7 5 (0.37%) Mule
7 5 (0.37%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.29%) MS Project Server
8 4 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.22%) Confluence
9 3 (0.22%) K2 blackpearl
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 66 (4.86%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (2.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.44%) Windchill
6 3 (0.22%) Camtasia
7 1 (0.074%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.074%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 306 (22.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 205 (15.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 97 (7.15%) NetSuite
4 37 (2.73%) Dynamics GP
5 33 (2.43%) Oracle EBS
6 30 (2.21%) Unit4 Business World
7 25 (1.84%) Oracle EBS R12
8 20 (1.47%) Dynamics SL
8 20 (1.47%) SAP Business One
9 11 (0.81%) BPCS
10 10 (0.74%) Sage 200
11 9 (0.66%) assyst
12 8 (0.59%) JDE EnterpriseOne
13 4 (0.29%) Infor SunSystems
13 4 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
13 4 (0.29%) PeopleSoft Financials
13 4 (0.29%) Sage 50
14 3 (0.22%) Infor M3
14 3 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 3 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 359 (26.46%) Dynamics 365
2 95 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (3.68%) Office 365
4 26 (1.92%) SaaS
5 25 (1.84%) FinancialForce
6 23 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (1.18%) IaaS
8 10 (0.74%) PaaS
9 9 (0.66%) GitHub
10 8 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (0.59%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 7 (0.52%) Taleo
12 5 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (0.29%) IBM Cloud
14 3 (0.22%) Boomi
14 3 (0.22%) CodePlex
14 3 (0.22%) SoftLayer
15 2 (0.15%) Azure Machine Learning
16 1 (0.074%) Azure Data Factory
16 1 (0.074%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.03%) Firewall
2 11 (0.81%) Skype
3 8 (0.59%) Internet
3 8 (0.59%) WAN
4 7 (0.52%) DNS
4 7 (0.52%) Unified Communications
5 6 (0.44%) DHCP
5 6 (0.44%) VPN
6 5 (0.37%) Network Security
7 4 (0.29%) VoIP
8 3 (0.22%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (0.22%) SAN
8 3 (0.22%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.15%) Extranet
9 2 (0.15%) Intranet
9 2 (0.15%) Wireless
10 1 (0.074%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.074%) LAN
10 1 (0.074%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (17.32%) SQL Server
2 230 (16.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 122 (8.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 100 (7.37%) Power BI
5 75 (5.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 25 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (1.84%) Oracle Database
6 25 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
6 25 (1.84%) SAP HANA
7 22 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
9 17 (1.25%) Big Data
10 14 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
11 13 (0.96%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 11 (0.81%) Relational Database
13 9 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 9 (0.66%) PowerPivot
13 9 (0.66%) SQL Server 2016
14 8 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 88 (6.48%) Visual Studio
2 37 (2.73%) MorphX
3 34 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (1.92%) SoapUI
5 10 (0.74%) Selenium
6 5 (0.37%) Hudson
6 5 (0.37%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.37%) JIRA
6 5 (0.37%) Maven
6 5 (0.37%) Subversion
7 3 (0.22%) JMeter
7 3 (0.22%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.074%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.074%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 503 (37.07%) Finance
2 185 (13.63%) Manufacturing
3 178 (13.12%) Retail
4 165 (12.16%) Advertising
5 29 (2.14%) General Ledger
6 22 (1.62%) Banking
7 18 (1.33%) Marketing
8 16 (1.18%) Back Office
9 12 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (0.81%) Billing
11 10 (0.74%) Law
12 9 (0.66%) Telecoms
13 8 (0.59%) Legal
14 7 (0.52%) Automotive
15 3 (0.22%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.15%) Electronics
17 1 (0.074%) French Language
17 1 (0.074%) Games
17 1 (0.074%) Italian Language
17 1 (0.074%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 361 (26.60%) Consultant
2 295 (21.74%) Analyst
3 253 (18.64%) Developer
4 227 (16.73%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 187 (13.78%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 131 (9.65%) Project Manager
7 97 (7.15%) Business Analyst
8 96 (7.07%) Functional Consultant
9 93 (6.85%) Microsoft Consultant
10 74 (5.45%) Support Analyst
11 70 (5.16%) Architect
11 70 (5.16%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
12 60 (4.42%) ERP Manager
13 52 (3.83%) Microsoft Developer
14 40 (2.95%) Senior Consultant
14 40 (2.95%) Senior Developer
15 36 (2.65%) Applications Support
15 36 (2.65%) Dynamics AX Architect
16 34 (2.51%) ERP Project Manager
17 33 (2.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (11.50%) .NET
2 59 (4.35%) Web Services
3 36 (2.65%) SOAP
4 26 (1.92%) ASP.NET
4 26 (1.92%) COM
5 25 (1.84%) HTML
6 23 (1.69%) EDI
7 20 (1.47%) CSS
7 20 (1.47%) RESTful
8 11 (0.81%) Oracle Fusion
9 9 (0.66%) REST
9 9 (0.66%) WCF
10 8 (0.59%) jQuery
11 7 (0.52%) HTML5
12 6 (0.44%) AppFabric
12 6 (0.44%) Spine.js
12 6 (0.44%) XML
13 5 (0.37%) Ajax
13 5 (0.37%) Hibernate
13 5 (0.37%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 96 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (3.54%) Greenfield Project
3 32 (2.36%) Management Information System
4 26 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 25 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 16 (1.18%) Driving Licence
8 14 (1.03%) Private Cloud
9 13 (0.96%) Virtual Team
10 12 (0.88%) FMCG
11 10 (0.74%) Data Structures
11 10 (0.74%) EPoS
12 9 (0.66%) Data Centre
12 9 (0.66%) User Experience
13 8 (0.59%) AS400
14 5 (0.37%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.37%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.37%) PMI
15 4 (0.29%) e-Learning
15 4 (0.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 72 (5.31%) Windows
2 33 (2.43%) Windows Server
3 15 (1.11%) Windows 10
4 12 (0.88%) Windows 7
5 9 (0.66%) Linux
6 8 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (0.52%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.074%) Android
9 1 (0.074%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.074%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.074%) Unix
9 1 (0.074%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 773 (56.96%) ERP
2 315 (23.21%) CRM
3 206 (15.18%) Project Management
4 201 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 152 (11.20%) Agile Software Development
6 115 (8.47%) Logistics
7 113 (8.33%) Coaching
8 111 (8.18%) Presales
9 101 (7.44%) Business Analysis
10 95 (7.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 85 (6.26%) Migration
12 84 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
13 72 (5.31%) Test Scripting
14 66 (4.86%) Data Migration
15 62 (4.57%) Time Management
16 52 (3.83%) ITIL
16 52 (3.83%) SDLC
17 50 (3.68%) Change Management
18 49 (3.61%) Service Delivery
19 48 (3.54%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 320 (23.58%) SQL
2 247 (18.20%) X++
3 100 (7.37%) C#
4 38 (2.80%) T-SQL
5 33 (2.43%) C++
6 32 (2.36%) Java
7 27 (1.99%) JavaScript
8 24 (1.77%) PowerShell
9 23 (1.69%) VB
10 13 (0.96%) C
11 7 (0.52%) R
12 5 (0.37%) VBA
13 4 (0.29%) PHP
13 4 (0.29%) RPG
13 4 (0.29%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.15%) VB6
15 1 (0.074%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.074%) ActionScript 2.0
15 1 (0.074%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.074%) XPath
Qualifications
1 135 (9.95%) Degree
2 70 (5.16%) ACCA
3 57 (4.20%) CIMA
4 54 (3.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (2.06%) MBA
6 22 (1.62%) PMI Certification
7 21 (1.55%) ISEB
8 19 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 18 (1.33%) PMP
10 11 (0.81%) MCSE
11 7 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (0.29%) CISSP
13 4 (0.29%) CompTIA Security+
13 4 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.29%) MCSA
13 4 (0.29%) Security+ Certification
14 3 (0.22%) SC Cleared
14 3 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (3.61%) QA
2 45 (3.32%) PMO
3 14 (1.03%) Data Quality
4 13 (0.96%) SLA
5 5 (0.37%) GMP
6 2 (0.15%) GDPR
7 1 (0.074%) COBIT
7 1 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.074%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (2.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.66%) Docker
3 8 (0.59%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.074%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.074%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (0.44%) SCCM
2 5 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (0.22%) SCOM
3 3 (0.22%) WSUS
4 1 (0.074%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1090 (80.32%) Microsoft
2 197 (14.52%) JD Edwards
3 171 (12.60%) SAP
4 160 (11.79%) Oracle
5 120 (8.84%) Sage
6 86 (6.34%) Infor
7 84 (6.19%) Epicor
8 55 (4.05%) Salesforce.com
9 41 (3.02%) IFS
10 29 (2.14%) CA
11 25 (1.84%) Xero
12 22 (1.62%) Cognizant
12 22 (1.62%) Workday
13 14 (1.03%) Citrix
13 14 (1.03%) TOWER Software
14 13 (0.96%) Google
15 11 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
16 10 (0.74%) IBM
17 9 (0.66%) VMware
18 7 (0.52%) Cisco