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 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 588 675 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.86% 18.92% 19.74%
As % of the Vendors category 41.35% 45.24% 45.44%
Number of salaries quoted 469 547 643
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,060 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Microsoft
England

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
1422 1492 1613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 45.62% 41.83% 43.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1060 1178 1340
Median salary £39,690 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.77% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,050 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 173 £35,000 -12.50% 19
Northamptonshire -1 133 £35,000 +2.94% 23
Leicestershire -2 126 £37,500 -12.79% 21
Derbyshire +6 112 £37,500 +7.14% 13
Lincolnshire +13 67 £35,000 +21.73% 9
Microsoft
England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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.

1 530 (42.95%) Windows
2 461 (37.36%) SQL Server
3 449 (36.39%) MS Excel
4 351 (28.44%) SQL
5 332 (26.90%) Active Directory
6 307 (24.88%) .NET
7 277 (22.45%) Windows Server
8 274 (22.20%) C#
9 237 (19.21%) MS Office
10 215 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
11 209 (16.94%) ITIL
12 188 (15.24%) ASP.NET
13 177 (14.34%) VMware
14 162 (13.13%) Degree
15 157 (12.72%) Microsoft Certification
16 147 (11.91%) Citrix
17 135 (10.94%) Hyper-V
18 130 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
19 128 (10.37%) HTML
20 125 (10.13%) JavaScript
21 122 (9.89%) Linux
21 122 (9.89%) MVC
22 119 (9.64%) Windows Server 2012
23 116 (9.40%) MS Exchange
24 115 (9.32%) Security Cleared
24 115 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
25 113 (9.16%) Windows Server 2008
26 105 (8.51%) Oracle
27 104 (8.43%) Office 365
28 103 (8.35%) CSS

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
1 116 (9.40%) MS Exchange
2 99 (8.02%) SharePoint
3 63 (5.11%) Skype for Business
4 62 (5.02%) IIS
5 52 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 41 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 26 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 21 (1.70%) Apache
9 20 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2003
10 17 (1.38%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.65%) Node.js
11 8 (0.65%) SAS
11 8 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (0.49%) CICS
13 6 (0.49%) IBM Notes
14 5 (0.41%) CMS
15 4 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
16 3 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 2 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 449 (36.39%) MS Excel
2 237 (19.21%) MS Office
3 47 (3.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (1.38%) MS Project
5 16 (1.30%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.24%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.24%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 41 (3.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 34 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 30 (2.43%) Dynamics AX
4 17 (1.38%) Visualfiles
5 11 (0.89%) Infor M3
6 7 (0.57%) Dynamics GP
7 5 (0.41%) Infor SunSystems
8 4 (0.32%) LabWindows
8 4 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.24%) MetaTrader
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
10 2 (0.16%) Sage 200
11 1 (0.081%) Line 500
11 1 (0.081%) Oracle ERP
11 1 (0.081%) Oracle Financials
11 1 (0.081%) Sage 50
11 1 (0.081%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 130 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 104 (8.43%) Office 365
3 26 (2.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 21 (1.70%) IaaS
5 20 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (1.30%) SaaS
7 7 (0.57%) PaaS
8 6 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.49%) IBM PureFlex
8 6 (0.49%) Yammer
9 4 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.16%) GitHub
10 2 (0.16%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.16%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.081%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 101 (8.18%) SAN
2 77 (6.24%) TCP/IP
3 76 (6.16%) Firewall
4 75 (6.08%) WAN
5 69 (5.59%) LAN
6 44 (3.57%) DNS
7 37 (3.00%) DHCP
8 35 (2.84%) VPN
9 29 (2.35%) VoIP
10 24 (1.94%) Skype
10 24 (1.94%) Unified Communications
11 22 (1.78%) Internet
12 16 (1.30%) IP Telephony
12 16 (1.30%) Remote Desktop
13 15 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (0.97%) IPsec
14 12 (0.97%) LDAP
14 12 (0.97%) Wireless
15 11 (0.89%) Intranet
16 8 (0.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 461 (37.36%) SQL Server
2 99 (8.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 85 (6.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 84 (6.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 56 (4.54%) Data Warehouse
6 54 (4.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 40 (3.24%) Relational Database
8 36 (2.92%) MySQL
9 33 (2.67%) MS Access
10 31 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 30 (2.43%) SQL Server 2014
12 26 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
13 18 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
14 17 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (1.13%) Azure SQL Database
15 14 (1.13%) Oracle Database
16 12 (0.97%) QlikView
17 11 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 11 (0.89%) MongoDB
18 9 (0.73%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 85 (6.89%) Visual Studio
2 67 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (2.19%) NUnit
4 19 (1.54%) Selenium
5 16 (1.30%) Cucumber
6 15 (1.22%) Git (software)
7 14 (1.13%) Rhino Mocks
7 14 (1.13%) Talend Open Studio
8 8 (0.65%) Ranorex
8 8 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 7 (0.57%) ClearCase
9 7 (0.57%) JIRA
10 3 (0.24%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Blend
10 3 (0.24%) Moq
10 3 (0.24%) MSI
10 3 (0.24%) MSTest
10 3 (0.24%) PeopleTools
10 3 (0.24%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.24%) Subversion
General
1 101 (8.18%) Finance
2 66 (5.35%) Legal
3 58 (4.70%) Retail
4 53 (4.29%) Manufacturing
5 28 (2.27%) Banking
5 28 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 23 (1.86%) Advertising
7 20 (1.62%) International Banking
8 18 (1.46%) Electronics
9 17 (1.38%) Marketing
10 13 (1.05%) Back Office
10 13 (1.05%) Law
11 12 (0.97%) Games
12 11 (0.89%) French Language
12 11 (0.89%) Welsh Language
13 7 (0.57%) Billing
13 7 (0.57%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.41%) German Language
15 4 (0.32%) Italian Language
16 3 (0.24%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 284 (23.01%) Developer
2 243 (19.69%) Analyst
3 104 (8.43%) Support Engineer
4 99 (8.02%) C# Developer
5 97 (7.86%) .NET Developer
6 87 (7.05%) Consultant
7 82 (6.65%) Support Analyst
8 67 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 67 (5.43%) SQL Developer
9 65 (5.27%) C# .NET Developer
10 61 (4.94%) Service Analyst
11 56 (4.54%) ASP.NET Developer
12 48 (3.89%) Software Developer
13 47 (3.81%) Junior
13 47 (3.81%) Service Desk Analyst
14 45 (3.65%) Senior Developer
15 44 (3.57%) SQL Server Developer
16 42 (3.40%) Applications Support
17 41 (3.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 41 (3.32%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (24.88%) .NET
2 188 (15.24%) ASP.NET
3 128 (10.37%) HTML
4 103 (8.35%) CSS
5 79 (6.40%) .NET Framework
6 73 (5.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 66 (5.35%) jQuery
8 47 (3.81%) WPF
9 44 (3.57%) Web Services
10 38 (3.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 38 (3.08%) HTML5
11 37 (3.00%) LINQ
12 35 (2.84%) WCF
12 35 (2.84%) XML
13 33 (2.67%) AngularJS
14 27 (2.19%) Entity Framework
15 25 (2.03%) ASP.NET Web API
15 25 (2.03%) NHibernate
16 23 (1.86%) WinForms
17 22 (1.78%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 115 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (4.94%) Data Centre
3 56 (4.54%) Computer Science
4 41 (3.32%) Driving Licence
5 38 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 30 (2.43%) Smartcard
7 25 (2.03%) Private Cloud
8 21 (1.70%) Mobile App
9 19 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (1.46%) User Experience
11 16 (1.30%) Blackberry
11 16 (1.30%) FMCG
11 16 (1.30%) iPad
12 13 (1.05%) Replication
13 12 (0.97%) PKI
14 9 (0.73%) Enterprise Cloud
14 9 (0.73%) Mathematics
15 8 (0.65%) Client/Server
15 8 (0.65%) Clustering
15 8 (0.65%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 530 (42.95%) Windows
2 277 (22.45%) Windows Server
3 122 (9.89%) Linux
4 119 (9.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 113 (9.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 94 (7.62%) Windows 7
7 45 (3.65%) Unix
8 43 (3.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 42 (3.40%) Windows 10
9 42 (3.40%) Windows 8
10 34 (2.76%) Apple iOS
11 32 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 32 (2.59%) Windows XP
12 19 (1.54%) Android
13 11 (0.89%) SUSE
14 10 (0.81%) Ubuntu
15 8 (0.65%) AIX
15 8 (0.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 4 (0.32%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.32%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (16.94%) ITIL
3 122 (9.89%) MVC
4 97 (7.86%) Business Intelligence
5 91 (7.37%) Mentoring
6 81 (6.56%) SDLC
7 68 (5.51%) Service Delivery
8 67 (5.43%) Server Virtualisation
9 60 (4.86%) Web Development
10 58 (4.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 53 (4.29%) ERP
11 53 (4.29%) Project Management
11 53 (4.29%) Scrum
12 50 (4.05%) Software Engineering
13 49 (3.97%) OO
13 49 (3.97%) TDD
14 46 (3.73%) Disaster Recovery
14 46 (3.73%) E-Commerce
15 44 (3.57%) Migration
15 44 (3.57%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 351 (28.44%) SQL
2 274 (22.20%) C#
3 125 (10.13%) JavaScript
4 85 (6.89%) PowerShell
5 69 (5.59%) VB.NET
6 61 (4.94%) Java
7 53 (4.29%) VB
8 38 (3.08%) T-SQL
9 36 (2.92%) C
9 36 (2.92%) Python
9 36 (2.92%) VBScript
10 31 (2.51%) VBA
11 22 (1.78%) C++
12 21 (1.70%) PHP
13 20 (1.62%) Perl
14 19 (1.54%) Bash Shell
15 15 (1.22%) XAML
16 13 (1.05%) PL/SQL
16 13 (1.05%) VB6
17 12 (0.97%) Korn
Qualifications
1 162 (13.13%) Degree
2 157 (12.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 115 (9.32%) Security Cleared
4 102 (8.27%) SC Cleared
5 80 (6.48%) MCSE
6 55 (4.46%) MCSA
7 45 (3.65%) ITIL Certification
8 42 (3.40%) MCP
9 32 (2.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 29 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
11 28 (2.27%) CCNA
12 15 (1.22%) MCITP
13 12 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
13 12 (0.97%) HND
14 9 (0.73%) CCA
14 9 (0.73%) VCP5
15 8 (0.65%) MCDST
15 8 (0.65%) RHCSA
16 6 (0.49%) DBS Check
16 6 (0.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (4.70%) SLA
2 41 (3.32%) QA
3 8 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.32%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.32%) ISO27002
6 3 (0.24%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.24%) TickIT
7 2 (0.16%) COBIT
8 1 (0.081%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 332 (26.90%) Active Directory
2 135 (10.94%) Hyper-V
3 90 (7.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 56 (4.54%) XenApp
5 50 (4.05%) vSphere
6 35 (2.84%) XenServer
7 18 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (1.38%) Firmware
9 14 (1.13%) XenDesktop
10 13 (1.05%) BitLocker
11 9 (0.73%) VMware ESX
12 8 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 7 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 7 (0.57%) Terminal Services
14 5 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (0.16%) Terminal Server
16 1 (0.081%) Oracle RAC
16 1 (0.081%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 91 (7.37%) SCCM
2 48 (3.89%) SCOM
3 22 (1.78%) Windows Intune
4 17 (1.38%) SCSM
5 15 (1.22%) SCVMM
6 14 (1.13%) SCDPM
7 12 (0.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 11 (0.89%) SCOrch
9 8 (0.65%) Ansible
9 8 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (0.65%) Puppet
10 6 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (0.32%) MOM
11 4 (0.32%) NetBackup
12 3 (0.24%) AppDNA
12 3 (0.24%) Backup Exec
12 3 (0.24%) XenMobile
13 2 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
13 2 (0.16%) vRealize
13 2 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 177 (14.34%) VMware
2 147 (11.91%) Citrix
3 105 (8.51%) Oracle
4 96 (7.78%) Cisco
5 60 (4.86%) IBM
6 50 (4.05%) NetApp
7 47 (3.81%) HP
8 45 (3.65%) Red Hat
9 31 (2.51%) SAP
10 28 (2.27%) Telerik
11 24 (1.94%) Apple
12 18 (1.46%) F5
12 18 (1.46%) Google
13 17 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
14 16 (1.30%) Lotus
15 15 (1.22%) BMC
16 14 (1.13%) hybris
16 14 (1.13%) Talend
17 13 (1.05%) LANDesk
17 13 (1.05%) Sage
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 32 minutes ago
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Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
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Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
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Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, bonus, hol
Posted: 19 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 22 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 16,000 - 18,000
Posted: Yesterday
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
IDPP
Salary: Attractive GBP per Day + UK standard benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
CSC
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coalville, Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £17000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: £28k - 35k per year
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Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
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Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ neg + 15% bonus
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £375 - £465 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Connectus
Salary: £21000 - £27500 per annum
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Leicestershire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Spalding, Lincolnshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ neg + 15% bonus
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Ventula Consulting - Synergy Health
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Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Training Budget
Posted: 6 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Interact Consulting
Salary: 30 - 40k
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