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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
England / East Midlands
Rank 10 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 453 654 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.49% 20.55% 19.37%
As % of the Vendors category 38.42% 42.30% 44.88%
Number of salaries quoted 376 497 506
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,200 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £53,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
1179 1546 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 40.32% 48.57% 43.16%
Number of salaries quoted 898 1157 1133
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 20 January 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 20 January 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
Northamptonshire -4 125 £45,000 +20.00% 14
Nottinghamshire -7 117 £39,000 +11.42% 25
Derbyshire 0 92 £44,000 +15.78% 12
Leicestershire -11 88 £39,500 +5.33% 22
Lincolnshire -5 26 £42,500 +41.66% 6
Microsoft
England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 354 (35.12%) MS Excel
2 332 (32.94%) SQL Server
3 322 (31.94%) SQL
4 309 (30.65%) .NET
5 304 (30.16%) C#
6 289 (28.67%) Windows
7 217 (21.53%) Active Directory
8 206 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
9 197 (19.54%) VMware
10 183 (18.15%) ASP.NET
11 165 (16.37%) MVC
12 159 (15.77%) ITIL
13 154 (15.28%) Windows Server
14 133 (13.19%) MS Office
15 117 (11.61%) JavaScript
16 115 (11.41%) Microsoft Certification
17 114 (11.31%) Microsoft Azure
18 113 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
19 107 (10.62%) SharePoint
19 107 (10.62%) Finance
20 105 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
21 104 (10.32%) SCCM
22 101 (10.02%) Security Cleared
23 99 (9.82%) CSS
24 98 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
25 94 (9.33%) Cisco
26 93 (9.23%) HTML
26 93 (9.23%) Office 365
27 92 (9.13%) .NET Framework
28 90 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services

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
1 107 (10.62%) SharePoint
2 72 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 59 (5.85%) IIS
4 38 (3.77%) Skype for Business
5 37 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 33 (3.27%) BizTalk Server
7 31 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
8 29 (2.88%) SharePoint 2013
9 21 (2.08%) CMS
10 19 (1.88%) SharePoint Server
11 15 (1.49%) SAS
12 13 (1.29%) Umbraco
13 12 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
14 11 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
15 9 (0.89%) CICS
16 8 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
16 8 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 7 (0.69%) K2 blackpearl
17 7 (0.69%) WebSphere
18 6 (0.60%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 354 (35.12%) MS Excel
2 133 (13.19%) MS Office
3 30 (2.98%) MS Project
4 21 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (1.59%) SPSS
6 11 (1.09%) Simulink
7 10 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.79%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.50%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.30%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.099%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.099%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 29 (2.88%) Dynamics AX
2 24 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.40%) assyst
5 4 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.40%) Sage 200
5 4 (0.40%) Visualfiles
6 3 (0.30%) Northgate Housing
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.20%) Magento
7 2 (0.20%) Orchard Housing
7 2 (0.20%) Sage CRM
7 2 (0.20%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.20%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 2 (0.20%) SAP Retail
7 2 (0.20%) Tesseract
8 1 (0.099%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.099%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 114 (11.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 93 (9.23%) Office 365
3 32 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (0.99%) Google Analytics
5 10 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (0.69%) SaaS
7 6 (0.60%) IaaS
8 4 (0.40%) GitHub
8 4 (0.40%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.30%) iTunes
9 3 (0.30%) Sage Pay
10 2 (0.20%) PaaS
11 1 (0.099%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.099%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.099%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.099%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.099%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 75 (7.44%) SAN
2 59 (5.85%) Firewall
3 50 (4.96%) DNS
4 37 (3.67%) WAN
5 35 (3.47%) LAN
6 29 (2.88%) TCP/IP
6 29 (2.88%) Wireless
7 28 (2.78%) DHCP
8 27 (2.68%) Skype
9 19 (1.88%) VoIP
10 18 (1.79%) SSL
11 17 (1.69%) Network Security
12 16 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
13 13 (1.29%) IPv6
13 13 (1.29%) Unified Communications
14 9 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (0.79%) Internet
15 8 (0.79%) VLAN
16 6 (0.60%) LDAP
16 6 (0.60%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (32.94%) SQL Server
2 90 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 87 (8.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 61 (6.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 59 (5.85%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (3.47%) SQL Server 2014
6 35 (3.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 34 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 28 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
9 20 (1.98%) Big Data
10 18 (1.79%) DTS
11 14 (1.39%) Relational Database
11 14 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
12 13 (1.29%) Power BI
13 12 (1.19%) DB2
13 12 (1.19%) MongoDB
14 11 (1.09%) Spotfire
15 10 (0.99%) BigQuery
15 10 (0.99%) OLAP
15 10 (0.99%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 77 (7.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (4.96%) Visual Studio
3 36 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 20 (1.98%) Selenium
5 19 (1.88%) NUnit
6 18 (1.79%) Cucumber
7 15 (1.49%) Jenkins
7 15 (1.49%) Rhino Mocks
8 13 (1.29%) Subversion
9 12 (1.19%) TeamCity
10 9 (0.89%) JIRA
11 6 (0.60%) MSTest
11 6 (0.60%) SpecFlow
12 5 (0.50%) Microsoft Blend
13 4 (0.40%) git-flow
14 3 (0.30%) GCC
14 3 (0.30%) HP UFT
14 3 (0.30%) PVCS
14 3 (0.30%) WebDriver
15 2 (0.20%) LSMW
General
1 107 (10.62%) Finance
2 53 (5.26%) Retail
3 44 (4.37%) Advertising
4 39 (3.87%) Manufacturing
5 27 (2.68%) Legal
6 26 (2.58%) Telecoms
7 25 (2.48%) Publishing
8 19 (1.88%) Automotive
9 16 (1.59%) Games
10 14 (1.39%) Marketing
11 10 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.69%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.69%) Banking
12 7 (0.69%) Law
13 5 (0.50%) Back Office
13 5 (0.50%) French Language
14 4 (0.40%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.40%) Local Government
15 3 (0.30%) Billing
16 2 (0.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 290 (28.77%) Developer
2 176 (17.46%) Analyst
3 132 (13.10%) .NET Developer
4 116 (11.51%) C# Developer
5 86 (8.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 72 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 68 (6.75%) Consultant
8 64 (6.35%) ASP.NET Developer
9 61 (6.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 54 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 51 (5.06%) Software Developer
12 50 (4.96%) Support Analyst
13 46 (4.56%) Support Engineer
14 45 (4.46%) IT Support
15 37 (3.67%) SQL Developer
16 34 (3.37%) Senior Developer
16 34 (3.37%) Team Leader
17 32 (3.17%) C# Software Developer
18 31 (3.08%) .NET Software Developer
18 31 (3.08%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (30.65%) .NET
2 183 (18.15%) ASP.NET
3 105 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 99 (9.82%) CSS
5 93 (9.23%) HTML
6 92 (9.13%) .NET Framework
7 82 (8.13%) jQuery
8 59 (5.85%) Web Services
9 53 (5.26%) XML
10 48 (4.76%) WCF
11 46 (4.56%) AngularJS
12 40 (3.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 32 (3.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 30 (2.98%) ASP.NET Web API
14 30 (2.98%) LINQ
14 30 (2.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 25 (2.48%) WPF
16 24 (2.38%) Ajax
17 22 (2.18%) Entity Framework
17 22 (2.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (6.65%) Data Centre
2 60 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
4 30 (2.98%) Computer Science
5 23 (2.28%) Management Information System
6 18 (1.79%) CMDB
7 15 (1.49%) Clustering
7 15 (1.49%) Mathematics
8 11 (1.09%) Replication
8 11 (1.09%) User Experience
9 10 (0.99%) Mainframe
10 9 (0.89%) Driving Licence
11 8 (0.79%) Cryptography
11 8 (0.79%) Statistics
12 7 (0.69%) Algorithms
12 7 (0.69%) Fat Client
12 7 (0.69%) Thin Client
12 7 (0.69%) Virtual Team
13 6 (0.60%) Fintech
13 6 (0.60%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 289 (28.67%) Windows
2 154 (15.28%) Windows Server
3 77 (7.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 72 (7.14%) Linux
5 44 (4.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (4.17%) Windows 10
7 30 (2.98%) Windows 7
8 23 (2.28%) Windows 8
9 20 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (1.79%) Android
11 15 (1.49%) Unix
12 13 (1.29%) Mac OS
13 9 (0.89%) OS/390
13 9 (0.89%) zOS
14 7 (0.69%) AIX
15 6 (0.60%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 4 (0.40%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.40%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (16.37%) MVC
3 159 (15.77%) ITIL
4 113 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
5 76 (7.54%) Scrum
6 74 (7.34%) TDD
7 61 (6.05%) Web Development
8 60 (5.95%) Project Management
9 59 (5.85%) Service Delivery
10 57 (5.65%) OO
11 53 (5.26%) Presales
12 52 (5.16%) Continuous Improvement
13 50 (4.96%) CRM
13 50 (4.96%) SDLC
13 50 (4.96%) Software Engineering
14 48 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
15 46 (4.56%) Line Management
16 45 (4.46%) ERP
17 41 (4.07%) BDD
17 41 (4.07%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 322 (31.94%) SQL
2 304 (30.16%) C#
3 117 (11.61%) JavaScript
4 62 (6.15%) T-SQL
5 44 (4.37%) VB.NET
6 34 (3.37%) C
6 34 (3.37%) PowerShell
7 28 (2.78%) Java
8 27 (2.68%) Python
9 25 (2.48%) Ruby
10 22 (2.18%) C++
11 20 (1.98%) VB
12 18 (1.79%) VBA
13 16 (1.59%) Perl
14 15 (1.49%) Bash Shell
15 14 (1.39%) VB6
16 13 (1.29%) Embedded C
16 13 (1.29%) Embedded C++
16 13 (1.29%) Groovy
17 11 (1.09%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 115 (11.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 101 (10.02%) Security Cleared
3 65 (6.45%) Degree
3 65 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 59 (5.85%) MCSE
5 53 (5.26%) MCSA
6 36 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (3.27%) CCNA
8 30 (2.98%) MCP
9 28 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 26 (2.58%) MCITP
11 19 (1.88%) BPSS Clearance
12 18 (1.79%) LPIC
13 17 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
14 16 (1.59%) ISEB
14 16 (1.59%) ISTQB
15 13 (1.29%) CCNP
16 12 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 10 (0.99%) DV Cleared
18 9 (0.89%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (7.54%) SLA
2 18 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 16 (1.59%) QA
4 13 (1.29%) JTAG
5 12 (1.19%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.89%) MISRA
7 8 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.60%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
10 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.20%) ISO27002
11 1 (0.099%) COBIT
System Software
1 217 (21.53%) Active Directory
2 98 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (7.94%) Hyper-V
4 42 (4.17%) vSphere
5 20 (1.98%) VMware ESX
6 18 (1.79%) Firmware
7 16 (1.59%) XenApp
8 10 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
9 6 (0.60%) Xen
10 5 (0.50%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (0.50%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.50%) XenServer
11 4 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.20%) KVM
13 2 (0.20%) NFS
13 2 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.20%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.099%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 104 (10.32%) SCCM
2 43 (4.27%) SCOM
3 25 (2.48%) Backup Exec
3 25 (2.48%) NetBackup
4 12 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 9 (0.89%) Microsoft Intune
6 9 (0.89%) WSUS
7 8 (0.79%) Ansible
7 8 (0.79%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 8 (0.79%) Kibana
7 8 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
7 8 (0.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 7 (0.69%) Puppet
8 7 (0.69%) SCDPM
9 6 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 3 (0.30%) SCSM
12 2 (0.20%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 197 (19.54%) VMware
2 94 (9.33%) Cisco
3 73 (7.24%) NetApp
4 71 (7.04%) Citrix
5 60 (5.95%) HP
5 60 (5.95%) IBM
5 60 (5.95%) Oracle
6 43 (4.27%) SAP
7 38 (3.77%) Red Hat
8 33 (3.27%) Tableau
9 22 (2.18%) Google
10 18 (1.79%) EMC
10 18 (1.79%) JD Edwards
10 18 (1.79%) Meraki
11 17 (1.69%) Symantec
12 15 (1.49%) Apple
13 13 (1.29%) Bomgar
13 13 (1.29%) Dell
14 12 (1.19%) Sitecore
15 11 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
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