The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
England / East Midlands
Rank 11 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 430 653 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.09% 20.76% 19.02%
As % of the Vendors category 39.85% 41.65% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 355 483 481
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,850 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +2.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1079 1568 1360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 37.86% 49.84% 43.34%
Number of salaries quoted 827 1155 1106
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Microsoft
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the East Midlands region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Microsoft
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -6 116 £37,500 - 18
Northamptonshire -2 106 £45,000 +18.42% 15
Derbyshire 0 85 £37,500 -1.31% 14
Leicestershire -9 83 £37,500 -3.22% 24
Lincolnshire -5 28 £47,500 +58.33% 4
Microsoft
England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

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

1 353 (34.37%) MS Excel
2 332 (32.33%) SQL Server
3 330 (32.13%) SQL
4 312 (30.38%) Windows
5 291 (28.33%) .NET
6 282 (27.46%) C#
7 221 (21.52%) Active Directory
8 192 (18.70%) VMware
9 190 (18.50%) Agile Software Development
10 168 (16.36%) ITIL
11 162 (15.77%) ASP.NET
12 159 (15.48%) Windows Server
13 152 (14.80%) MS Office
14 149 (14.51%) MVC
15 137 (13.34%) Microsoft Certification
16 121 (11.78%) Business Intelligence
17 108 (10.52%) SCCM
17 108 (10.52%) Security Cleared
18 103 (10.03%) SharePoint
19 102 (9.93%) Finance
20 97 (9.44%) JavaScript
20 97 (9.44%) Microsoft Azure
21 94 (9.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 93 (9.06%) Hyper-V
23 91 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC
23 91 (8.86%) VMware Infrastructure
24 88 (8.57%) Office 365
24 88 (8.57%) SLA
25 87 (8.47%) CSS
26 86 (8.37%) SAN

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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
1 103 (10.03%) SharePoint
2 72 (7.01%) MS Exchange
3 70 (6.82%) IIS
4 38 (3.70%) Skype for Business
5 33 (3.21%) BizTalk Server
6 31 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 30 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 30 (2.92%) SharePoint 2013
8 19 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
9 18 (1.75%) CMS
10 15 (1.46%) SAS
11 14 (1.36%) Apache
12 12 (1.17%) Umbraco
13 11 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
14 10 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
14 10 (0.97%) Tomcat
15 9 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
16 8 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
16 8 (0.78%) K2 blackpearl
16 8 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 353 (34.37%) MS Excel
2 152 (14.80%) MS Office
3 33 (3.21%) MS Project
4 28 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (1.46%) SPSS
6 12 (1.17%) MS Visio
7 11 (1.07%) Simulink
8 7 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.58%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.29%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.097%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 29 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (2.43%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.39%) assyst
5 4 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.39%) Sage 200
5 4 (0.39%) Visualfiles
6 3 (0.29%) Northgate Housing
6 3 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.19%) Magento
7 2 (0.19%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.19%) Orchard Housing
7 2 (0.19%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.19%) SAP Retail
7 2 (0.19%) SAP VC
8 1 (0.097%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.097%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 1 (0.097%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 97 (9.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 88 (8.57%) Office 365
3 38 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.36%) Google Analytics
5 10 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.68%) SaaS
7 4 (0.39%) GitHub
7 4 (0.39%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.29%) Sage Pay
9 2 (0.19%) IaaS
9 2 (0.19%) iTunes
9 2 (0.19%) PaaS
10 1 (0.097%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 86 (8.37%) SAN
2 65 (6.33%) Firewall
3 52 (5.06%) DNS
4 39 (3.80%) LAN
5 38 (3.70%) WAN
6 32 (3.12%) Wireless
7 28 (2.73%) DHCP
8 27 (2.63%) Skype
9 22 (2.14%) Remote Desktop
9 22 (2.14%) TCP/IP
10 18 (1.75%) SSL
11 14 (1.36%) Network Security
11 14 (1.36%) Unified Communications
11 14 (1.36%) VoIP
12 11 (1.07%) IPv6
13 10 (0.97%) VLAN
14 9 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (0.68%) LDAP
16 5 (0.49%) VPN
17 4 (0.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (32.33%) SQL Server
2 94 (9.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 80 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 70 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
5 64 (6.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 39 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 26 (2.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 24 (2.34%) Big Data
8 24 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
9 17 (1.66%) Relational Database
9 17 (1.66%) SQL Server 2016
10 16 (1.56%) DTS
11 14 (1.36%) MongoDB
12 12 (1.17%) DB2
12 12 (1.17%) Power BI
13 11 (1.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 11 (1.07%) MySQL
13 11 (1.07%) OLAP
13 11 (1.07%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 68 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 51 (4.97%) Visual Studio
3 31 (3.02%) Git (software)
4 17 (1.66%) Selenium
5 16 (1.56%) Jenkins
5 16 (1.56%) NUnit
6 15 (1.46%) Cucumber
7 14 (1.36%) TeamCity
8 12 (1.17%) Rhino Mocks
8 12 (1.17%) Subversion
9 6 (0.58%) MSTest
9 6 (0.58%) SpecFlow
10 5 (0.49%) JIRA
10 5 (0.49%) Microsoft Blend
11 4 (0.39%) git-flow
12 3 (0.29%) GCC
12 3 (0.29%) HP UFT
12 3 (0.29%) PVCS
12 3 (0.29%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.19%) CruiseControl
General
1 102 (9.93%) Finance
2 49 (4.77%) Retail
3 48 (4.67%) Advertising
4 40 (3.89%) Manufacturing
5 25 (2.43%) Legal
5 25 (2.43%) Publishing
6 22 (2.14%) Telecoms
7 19 (1.85%) Marketing
8 18 (1.75%) Automotive
9 15 (1.46%) Games
10 11 (1.07%) Law
11 10 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (0.88%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.58%) Billing
14 5 (0.49%) Local Government
15 4 (0.39%) Banking
15 4 (0.39%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.29%) French Language
16 3 (0.29%) Welsh Language
17 2 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 274 (26.68%) Developer
2 203 (19.77%) Analyst
3 127 (12.37%) .NET Developer
4 109 (10.61%) C# Developer
5 79 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 65 (6.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 63 (6.13%) Consultant
8 60 (5.84%) ASP.NET Developer
9 57 (5.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 56 (5.45%) Support Analyst
11 51 (4.97%) IT Support
12 48 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 46 (4.48%) Software Developer
14 41 (3.99%) Support Engineer
15 38 (3.70%) Architect
16 37 (3.60%) Administrator
16 37 (3.60%) SQL Developer
17 36 (3.51%) IT Analyst
18 33 (3.21%) IT Support Analyst
18 33 (3.21%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (28.33%) .NET
2 162 (15.77%) ASP.NET
3 91 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 87 (8.47%) CSS
5 85 (8.28%) HTML
6 80 (7.79%) .NET Framework
7 65 (6.33%) jQuery
8 54 (5.26%) XML
9 52 (5.06%) Web Services
10 45 (4.38%) AngularJS
11 42 (4.09%) WCF
12 34 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 28 (2.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 26 (2.53%) WPF
15 25 (2.43%) ASP.NET Web API
15 25 (2.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 22 (2.14%) KnockoutJS
16 22 (2.14%) LINQ
17 19 (1.85%) Node.js
18 18 (1.75%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 68 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (5.94%) Data Centre
3 37 (3.60%) Computer Science
4 32 (3.12%) Management Information System
5 30 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (1.85%) Clustering
7 18 (1.75%) CMDB
8 8 (0.78%) Driving Licence
8 8 (0.78%) Mainframe
8 8 (0.78%) Replication
8 8 (0.78%) User Experience
9 7 (0.68%) Fat Client
9 7 (0.68%) Mobile App
9 7 (0.68%) Thin Client
9 7 (0.68%) Virtual Team
10 6 (0.58%) Algorithms
10 6 (0.58%) Cyberthreat
11 5 (0.49%) EPoS
11 5 (0.49%) IBM XIV
11 5 (0.49%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 312 (30.38%) Windows
2 159 (15.48%) Windows Server
3 78 (7.59%) Linux
4 75 (7.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 46 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (4.09%) Windows 10
7 37 (3.60%) Windows 7
8 20 (1.95%) Windows 8
8 20 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (1.46%) Android
9 15 (1.46%) Unix
10 11 (1.07%) Mac OS
11 7 (0.68%) AIX
11 7 (0.68%) OS/390
11 7 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.68%) zOS
12 6 (0.58%) Data ONTAP
13 4 (0.39%) Solaris
13 4 (0.39%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (18.50%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (16.36%) ITIL
3 149 (14.51%) MVC
4 121 (11.78%) Business Intelligence
5 73 (7.11%) Scrum
6 67 (6.52%) TDD
7 62 (6.04%) Web Development
8 59 (5.74%) Project Management
9 55 (5.36%) CRM
10 53 (5.16%) SDLC
11 52 (5.06%) Service Delivery
12 49 (4.77%) Continuous Improvement
13 47 (4.58%) Line Management
13 47 (4.58%) OO
13 47 (4.58%) Presales
13 47 (4.58%) Stakeholder Management
14 43 (4.19%) Analytics
14 43 (4.19%) ERP
15 39 (3.80%) Software Engineering
16 38 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 330 (32.13%) SQL
2 282 (27.46%) C#
3 97 (9.44%) JavaScript
4 65 (6.33%) T-SQL
5 46 (4.48%) VB.NET
6 41 (3.99%) C
7 36 (3.51%) PowerShell
8 29 (2.82%) Java
9 27 (2.63%) Python
10 24 (2.34%) Ruby
11 23 (2.24%) VB
12 22 (2.14%) C++
13 17 (1.66%) VBA
14 16 (1.56%) VB6
15 14 (1.36%) Perl
16 13 (1.27%) Bash Shell
17 11 (1.07%) Embedded C
17 11 (1.07%) Embedded C++
17 11 (1.07%) Groovy
17 11 (1.07%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 137 (13.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 108 (10.52%) Security Cleared
3 77 (7.50%) Degree
4 75 (7.30%) MCSE
5 69 (6.72%) SC Cleared
6 55 (5.36%) MCSA
7 37 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
8 32 (3.12%) CCNA
9 31 (3.02%) MCITP
10 27 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 26 (2.53%) MCP
12 22 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
13 19 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
14 18 (1.75%) LPIC
15 17 (1.66%) ISEB
16 16 (1.56%) ISTQB
17 15 (1.46%) CCNP
18 10 (0.97%) CISSP
18 10 (0.97%) DV Cleared
18 10 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (8.57%) SLA
2 18 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
3 15 (1.46%) PCI DSS
3 15 (1.46%) QA
4 11 (1.07%) JTAG
5 9 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.78%) MISRA
7 6 (0.58%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.19%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.097%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.097%) COBIT
System Software
1 221 (21.52%) Active Directory
2 93 (9.06%) Hyper-V
3 91 (8.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 45 (4.38%) vSphere
5 18 (1.75%) Firmware
6 16 (1.56%) VMware ESX
6 16 (1.56%) XenApp
7 11 (1.07%) VMware Workstation
8 9 (0.88%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.78%) Xen
10 7 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (0.58%) XenServer
12 5 (0.49%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.19%) KVM
14 2 (0.19%) NFS
14 2 (0.19%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.097%) Shibboleth
15 1 (0.097%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 108 (10.52%) SCCM
2 50 (4.87%) SCOM
3 25 (2.43%) Backup Exec
3 25 (2.43%) NetBackup
4 13 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.97%) Ansible
5 10 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 10 (0.97%) WSUS
6 9 (0.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 9 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
6 9 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
7 8 (0.78%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 8 (0.78%) Kibana
7 8 (0.78%) Puppet
8 7 (0.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 7 (0.68%) SCDPM
9 6 (0.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 6 (0.58%) SCSM
10 4 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 192 (18.70%) VMware
2 85 (8.28%) Cisco
3 84 (8.18%) Citrix
4 83 (8.08%) NetApp
5 58 (5.65%) IBM
6 56 (5.45%) Oracle
7 51 (4.97%) HP
8 44 (4.28%) SAP
9 37 (3.60%) Red Hat
10 36 (3.51%) Tableau
11 25 (2.43%) Google
12 21 (2.04%) Bomgar
13 18 (1.75%) Symantec
14 16 (1.56%) EMC
14 16 (1.56%) Meraki
15 14 (1.36%) Apple
15 14 (1.36%) JD Edwards
16 12 (1.17%) Dell
16 12 (1.17%) Nintex
16 12 (1.17%) Sage
Spalding, Lincolnshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Bonus, Holidays, Pension, Discounts, Life Assura
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £78,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Ridgeon Network Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum - Circa £30,000+ dependant on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £40,000 - 45,750 per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £47,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nottingham Trent University
Salary: From £32,004 to £36,001 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £18,000 to £23,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ripley, Derbyshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus package and 22 days hol
Posted: 6 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + pension and other benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Derbyshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £21000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £22500.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Immingham, South Humberside
Bluetownonline
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago