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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 532 594 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.62% 15.71% 17.59%
As % of the Vendors category 37.78% 37.06% 41.90%
Number of salaries quoted 413 462 530
Median salary £39,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
1408 1603 1537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 43.99% 42.41% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 1248 1248
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 September 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 September 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 +1 185 £40,000 +14.28% 19
Leicestershire +1 129 £40,000 +23.07% 20
Derbyshire +5 83 £37,500 +15.38% 11
Northamptonshire +1 77 £32,500 -7.14% 24
Lincolnshire +2 47 £32,500 -2.98% 9
Microsoft
England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 461 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 402 (34.42%) Windows
3 393 (33.65%) MS Excel
4 364 (31.16%) .NET
5 355 (30.39%) SQL
6 328 (28.08%) C#
7 300 (25.68%) Active Directory
8 242 (20.72%) ASP.NET
9 241 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
10 225 (19.26%) ITIL
11 219 (18.75%) Windows Server
12 216 (18.49%) MS Office
13 194 (16.61%) VMware
14 173 (14.81%) MVC
15 167 (14.30%) JavaScript
16 144 (12.33%) Microsoft Certification
17 130 (11.13%) Degree
18 126 (10.79%) HTML
18 126 (10.79%) CSS
19 125 (10.70%) Microsoft Azure
20 121 (10.36%) Windows Server 2012
20 121 (10.36%) ASP.NET MVC
21 118 (10.10%) SQL Server 2008
21 118 (10.10%) Finance
22 117 (10.02%) VMware Infrastructure
23 112 (9.59%) SCCM
23 112 (9.59%) Cisco
23 112 (9.59%) MS Exchange
24 111 (9.50%) Retail
24 111 (9.50%) Team Foundation Server

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
1 112 (9.59%) MS Exchange
2 107 (9.16%) SharePoint
3 60 (5.14%) IIS
4 59 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 58 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 31 (2.65%) Skype for Business
7 19 (1.63%) CMS
7 19 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
9 15 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
10 12 (1.03%) CICS
11 11 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
12 10 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 10 (0.86%) Umbraco
13 7 (0.60%) SAS
14 5 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.34%) Apache
15 4 (0.34%) IBM Notes
15 4 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 393 (33.65%) MS Excel
2 216 (18.49%) MS Office
3 28 (2.40%) MS Project
4 25 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (1.63%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.43%) SPSS
8 2 (0.17%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.17%) Simulink
9 1 (0.086%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.086%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.086%) CorelDRAW
9 1 (0.086%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 49 (4.20%) Dynamics AX
2 35 (3.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 29 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (1.20%) Visualfiles
5 11 (0.94%) Infor M3
6 7 (0.60%) Infor SunSystems
7 4 (0.34%) LabWindows
8 3 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.26%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.17%) Epicor Tropos
9 2 (0.17%) MetaTrader
9 2 (0.17%) Movex
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.17%) Sage CRM
9 2 (0.17%) SAP InfiniteInsight
9 2 (0.17%) Tesseract
10 1 (0.086%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 125 (10.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 100 (8.56%) Office 365
3 33 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.03%) SaaS
5 10 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (0.60%) Google Analytics
7 6 (0.51%) IaaS
8 4 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.26%) GitHub
9 3 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.26%) iTunes
9 3 (0.26%) Sage Pay
10 2 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (0.17%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.086%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.086%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.086%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.086%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.086%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (7.19%) SAN
2 79 (6.76%) DNS
3 69 (5.91%) Firewall
4 68 (5.82%) WAN
5 67 (5.74%) DHCP
5 67 (5.74%) LAN
6 47 (4.02%) TCP/IP
7 33 (2.83%) Internet
8 28 (2.40%) Remote Desktop
9 27 (2.31%) Wireless
10 26 (2.23%) VoIP
11 18 (1.54%) Skype
12 12 (1.03%) Intranet
13 11 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (0.86%) ADSL
14 10 (0.86%) Ethernet
14 10 (0.86%) SSL
14 10 (0.86%) VPN
15 8 (0.68%) Unified Communications
16 6 (0.51%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 461 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 118 (10.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 82 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 66 (5.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 61 (5.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 55 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 52 (4.45%) Relational Database
8 44 (3.77%) SQL Server 2014
9 36 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
10 32 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 25 (2.14%) MS Access
12 22 (1.88%) Crystal Reports
13 18 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
14 17 (1.46%) MySQL
14 17 (1.46%) RDBMS
15 14 (1.20%) DB2
15 14 (1.20%) QlikView
16 11 (0.94%) Oracle Database
17 10 (0.86%) Big Data
17 10 (0.86%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 111 (9.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 80 (6.85%) Visual Studio
3 51 (4.37%) Git (software)
4 45 (3.85%) Selenium
5 36 (3.08%) NUnit
6 28 (2.40%) Cucumber
7 26 (2.23%) Rhino Mocks
8 8 (0.68%) JIRA
9 3 (0.26%) git-flow
9 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Blend
9 3 (0.26%) MSI
9 3 (0.26%) Subversion
9 3 (0.26%) Wise Package Studio
10 2 (0.17%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.086%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.086%) JUnit
11 1 (0.086%) MSTest
11 1 (0.086%) PVCS
11 1 (0.086%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 118 (10.10%) Finance
2 111 (9.50%) Retail
3 53 (4.54%) Manufacturing
4 44 (3.77%) Advertising
5 41 (3.51%) Legal
6 36 (3.08%) Telecoms
7 26 (2.23%) Back Office
7 26 (2.23%) Banking
8 25 (2.14%) Marketing
9 21 (1.80%) Games
10 19 (1.63%) International Banking
11 13 (1.11%) Electronics
12 11 (0.94%) French Language
13 10 (0.86%) Publishing
14 9 (0.77%) Italian Language
15 6 (0.51%) Welsh Language
16 5 (0.43%) Automotive
16 5 (0.43%) Law
17 4 (0.34%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 328 (28.08%) Developer
2 205 (17.55%) Analyst
3 161 (13.78%) C# Developer
4 152 (13.01%) .NET Developer
5 123 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 90 (7.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 80 (6.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 72 (6.16%) Support Engineer
9 71 (6.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 70 (5.99%) Support Analyst
11 68 (5.82%) Software Developer
12 65 (5.57%) IT Support
13 59 (5.05%) C# Software Developer
13 59 (5.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 59 (5.05%) SQL Developer
14 56 (4.79%) Senior Developer
15 50 (4.28%) Service Analyst
16 49 (4.20%) 3rd Line Support
17 48 (4.11%) .NET Software Developer
18 47 (4.02%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 364 (31.16%) .NET
2 242 (20.72%) ASP.NET
3 126 (10.79%) CSS
3 126 (10.79%) HTML
4 121 (10.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 101 (8.65%) .NET Framework
6 94 (8.05%) jQuery
7 76 (6.51%) Web Services
8 57 (4.88%) WCF
9 46 (3.94%) AngularJS
10 45 (3.85%) XML
11 44 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 42 (3.60%) LINQ
13 41 (3.51%) SOAP
14 38 (3.25%) Ajax
15 36 (3.08%) WPF
16 35 (3.00%) HTML5
17 33 (2.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 31 (2.65%) NHibernate
19 29 (2.48%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 84 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (4.97%) Data Centre
3 43 (3.68%) Driving Licence
4 36 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 29 (2.48%) Computer Science
6 21 (1.80%) iPad
7 19 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (1.37%) User Experience
9 15 (1.28%) Mathematics
10 14 (1.20%) Clustering
11 13 (1.11%) FMCG
11 13 (1.11%) Mainframe
12 10 (0.86%) Blackberry
13 9 (0.77%) CMDB
14 8 (0.68%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.68%) Fat Client
14 8 (0.68%) Thin Client
15 6 (0.51%) Life Science
15 6 (0.51%) Private Cloud
15 6 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 402 (34.42%) Windows
2 219 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 121 (10.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 99 (8.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 79 (6.76%) Windows 7
6 77 (6.59%) Linux
7 57 (4.88%) Windows 10
8 45 (3.85%) Windows 8
9 26 (2.23%) Unix
10 24 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 22 (1.88%) Windows XP
12 15 (1.28%) CentOS
13 11 (0.94%) OS/390
13 11 (0.94%) zOS
14 8 (0.68%) AIX
15 7 (0.60%) Android
16 5 (0.43%) Apple iOS
16 5 (0.43%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 4 (0.34%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (19.26%) ITIL
3 173 (14.81%) MVC
4 101 (8.65%) Scrum
5 92 (7.88%) SDLC
6 75 (6.42%) ERP
7 74 (6.34%) Service Delivery
8 73 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 72 (6.16%) Business Intelligence
9 72 (6.16%) Mentoring
10 67 (5.74%) OO
11 63 (5.39%) E-Commerce
12 62 (5.31%) Incident Management
13 60 (5.14%) Project Management
13 60 (5.14%) Web Development
14 58 (4.97%) Continuous Improvement
15 53 (4.54%) TDD
16 51 (4.37%) CRM
17 48 (4.11%) Line Management
18 44 (3.77%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 355 (30.39%) SQL
2 328 (28.08%) C#
3 167 (14.30%) JavaScript
4 67 (5.74%) VB.NET
5 62 (5.31%) Java
6 57 (4.88%) T-SQL
7 55 (4.71%) PowerShell
8 47 (4.02%) VB
9 34 (2.91%) PHP
10 28 (2.40%) VBA
11 26 (2.23%) C
12 24 (2.05%) VBScript
13 20 (1.71%) C++
14 19 (1.63%) Python
15 14 (1.20%) Perl
16 13 (1.11%) VB6
17 12 (1.03%) COBOL
17 12 (1.03%) JCL
18 10 (0.86%) Embedded C
19 8 (0.68%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 144 (12.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 130 (11.13%) Degree
3 77 (6.59%) Security Cleared
4 60 (5.14%) MCSE
4 60 (5.14%) SC Cleared
5 48 (4.11%) MCSA
6 47 (4.02%) CCNA
6 47 (4.02%) Cisco Certification
7 35 (3.00%) MCP
8 34 (2.91%) MCITP
9 32 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 22 (1.88%) ISEB
11 20 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (1.20%) ISTQB
13 13 (1.11%) Citrix Certification
14 12 (1.03%) CCA
15 11 (0.94%) MCDST
15 11 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 8 (0.68%) PMP
16 8 (0.68%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (7.62%) SLA
2 54 (4.62%) QA
3 23 (1.97%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (0.43%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.34%) COBIT
8 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.26%) ISO27002
8 3 (0.26%) JTAG
9 2 (0.17%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.086%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.086%) MISRA
System Software
1 300 (25.68%) Active Directory
2 117 (10.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (8.99%) Hyper-V
4 57 (4.88%) vSphere
5 35 (3.00%) XenApp
6 18 (1.54%) VMware ESX
7 16 (1.37%) Firmware
8 15 (1.28%) Terminal Services
9 11 (0.94%) Virtual Desktop
9 11 (0.94%) XenServer
10 9 (0.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 9 (0.77%) XenDesktop
11 7 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.17%) Xen
15 1 (0.086%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 112 (9.59%) SCCM
2 32 (2.74%) SCOM
3 10 (0.86%) FortiGate
3 10 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (0.77%) AirWatch
5 8 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
5 8 (0.68%) NetBackup
6 7 (0.60%) Backup Exec
6 7 (0.60%) Failover Clustering
6 7 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (0.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.26%) AppDNA
9 3 (0.26%) MOM
10 2 (0.17%) Ansible
10 2 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.17%) PaperCut
10 2 (0.17%) SafeCom
10 2 (0.17%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.17%) SCSM
Vendors
1 194 (16.61%) VMware
2 112 (9.59%) Cisco
3 78 (6.68%) Citrix
4 77 (6.59%) Oracle
5 53 (4.54%) HP
6 52 (4.45%) IBM
7 44 (3.77%) Red Hat
8 41 (3.51%) NetApp
9 23 (1.97%) SAP
10 20 (1.71%) Apple
10 20 (1.71%) Meraki
11 18 (1.54%) Sitecore
12 17 (1.46%) Sage
13 16 (1.37%) Telerik
14 13 (1.11%) Google
14 13 (1.11%) hybris
15 12 (1.03%) Adobe
15 12 (1.03%) Symantec
16 10 (0.86%) JD Edwards
16 10 (0.86%) Lotus
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northamptonshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + car allowance of £5k
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum in an incredible office with your own team
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
VIQU
Salary: £20k - 23k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £17000 - £19400 Per Annum 25 days holiday, Training and support, fun s
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £28000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MHR
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Modis International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Nakama
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Modis International
Salary: £32000 - £37500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Company + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MHR
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum great benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago