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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 581 689 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.32% 18.86% 20.79%
As % of the Vendors category 40.32% 44.57% 48.12%
Number of salaries quoted 450 560 673
Median salary £37,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
1441 1546 1677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 45.43% 42.31% 43.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1074 1229 1363
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 £24,900 £23,500 £26,524
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 3 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 3 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 -3 177 £37,500 -6.25% 14
Northamptonshire -2 127 £37,250 +12.87% 20
Leicestershire -1 122 £35,000 -16.66% 9
Derbyshire +5 116 £37,500 +25.00% 15
Lincolnshire +10 68 £35,000 +29.62% 5
Microsoft
England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 529 (41.52%) Windows
2 477 (37.44%) MS Excel
3 467 (36.66%) SQL Server
4 369 (28.96%) SQL
5 329 (25.82%) .NET
6 311 (24.41%) Active Directory
7 287 (22.53%) C#
8 266 (20.88%) Windows Server
9 227 (17.82%) MS Office
10 221 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
11 207 (16.25%) ASP.NET
12 186 (14.60%) ITIL
13 170 (13.34%) VMware
13 170 (13.34%) Degree
14 162 (12.72%) Microsoft Certification
15 148 (11.62%) HTML
16 147 (11.54%) Citrix
17 141 (11.07%) JavaScript
18 134 (10.52%) Hyper-V
19 132 (10.36%) Linux
20 131 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
21 130 (10.20%) MVC
22 128 (10.05%) Microsoft Azure
23 119 (9.34%) Security Cleared
24 116 (9.11%) MS Exchange
25 115 (9.03%) CSS
26 114 (8.95%) SAN
27 109 (8.56%) SC Cleared
28 106 (8.32%) Windows Server 2012
29 105 (8.24%) Business Intelligence

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 (9.11%) MS Exchange
2 96 (7.54%) SharePoint
3 64 (5.02%) IIS
4 63 (4.95%) Skype for Business
5 45 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 36 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 28 (2.20%) Apache
8 24 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
9 21 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
10 20 (1.57%) Tomcat
11 14 (1.10%) Node.js
12 10 (0.78%) SAS
13 8 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (0.47%) CICS
14 6 (0.47%) CMS
14 6 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
15 4 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
15 4 (0.31%) IBM Notes
15 4 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
16 3 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 477 (37.44%) MS Excel
2 227 (17.82%) MS Office
3 46 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (1.26%) MS Visio
5 13 (1.02%) MS Project
6 7 (0.55%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.39%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.078%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 44 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 43 (3.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 33 (2.59%) Dynamics AX
4 16 (1.26%) Visualfiles
5 15 (1.18%) Dynamics GP
6 8 (0.63%) Infor M3
7 5 (0.39%) Infor SunSystems
8 4 (0.31%) LabWindows
8 4 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.16%) Sage 200
10 1 (0.078%) Line 500
10 1 (0.078%) MetaTrader
10 1 (0.078%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.078%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.078%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.078%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.078%) ResourceLink
10 1 (0.078%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 128 (10.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 95 (7.46%) Office 365
3 29 (2.28%) IaaS
4 28 (2.20%) Azure Active Directory
5 19 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (1.33%) SaaS
7 11 (0.86%) PaaS
8 8 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.55%) Yammer
10 6 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.47%) IBM PureFlex
11 4 (0.31%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.16%) GitHub
12 2 (0.16%) SoftLayer
13 1 (0.078%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 114 (8.95%) SAN
2 86 (6.75%) TCP/IP
3 77 (6.04%) Firewall
3 77 (6.04%) WAN
4 74 (5.81%) LAN
5 34 (2.67%) DNS
6 33 (2.59%) VPN
7 30 (2.35%) DHCP
7 30 (2.35%) VoIP
8 25 (1.96%) Unified Communications
9 22 (1.73%) Skype
10 19 (1.49%) Internet
11 16 (1.26%) IP Telephony
11 16 (1.26%) IPsec
12 14 (1.10%) Remote Desktop
13 12 (0.94%) LDAP
13 12 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (0.63%) Intranet
14 8 (0.63%) VLAN
14 8 (0.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 467 (36.66%) SQL Server
2 99 (7.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 92 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 92 (7.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 69 (5.42%) Data Warehouse
5 51 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 43 (3.38%) MySQL
7 39 (3.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 37 (2.90%) Relational Database
9 32 (2.51%) MS Access
10 29 (2.28%) SQL Server 2014
11 23 (1.81%) BusinessObjects
12 20 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
13 18 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
13 18 (1.41%) MongoDB
14 15 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 15 (1.18%) Oracle Database
15 13 (1.02%) QlikView
16 12 (0.94%) Azure SQL Database
17 9 (0.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 86 (6.75%) Visual Studio
2 68 (5.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (1.73%) NUnit
4 14 (1.10%) Selenium
5 13 (1.02%) Talend Open Studio
6 12 (0.94%) Cucumber
7 11 (0.86%) Rhino Mocks
8 10 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 8 (0.63%) Git (software)
9 8 (0.63%) JIRA
9 8 (0.63%) Ranorex
10 7 (0.55%) ClearCase
11 4 (0.31%) SpecFlow
11 4 (0.31%) Subversion
12 3 (0.24%) Dreamweaver
12 3 (0.24%) Moq
12 3 (0.24%) MSTest
12 3 (0.24%) PeopleTools
13 2 (0.16%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.16%) WebDriver
General
1 101 (7.93%) Finance
2 69 (5.42%) Legal
3 53 (4.16%) Manufacturing
3 53 (4.16%) Retail
4 42 (3.30%) Telecoms
5 28 (2.20%) Banking
6 20 (1.57%) Advertising
7 17 (1.33%) International Banking
7 17 (1.33%) Marketing
8 15 (1.18%) Electronics
8 15 (1.18%) Law
8 15 (1.18%) Welsh Language
9 14 (1.10%) Games
10 10 (0.78%) Billing
10 10 (0.78%) French Language
11 7 (0.55%) Back Office
12 5 (0.39%) Local Government
12 5 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.39%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.31%) German Language
Job Titles
1 311 (24.41%) Developer
2 250 (19.62%) Analyst
3 106 (8.32%) .NET Developer
3 106 (8.32%) Support Engineer
4 102 (8.01%) C# Developer
5 95 (7.46%) Consultant
6 90 (7.06%) Support Analyst
7 76 (5.97%) SQL Developer
8 72 (5.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 69 (5.42%) C# .NET Developer
10 62 (4.87%) Service Analyst
11 55 (4.32%) ASP.NET Developer
11 55 (4.32%) Software Developer
12 51 (4.00%) Senior Developer
12 51 (4.00%) SQL Server Developer
13 48 (3.77%) Junior
13 48 (3.77%) Service Desk Analyst
14 44 (3.45%) Applications Support
15 42 (3.30%) Architect
16 40 (3.14%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 329 (25.82%) .NET
2 207 (16.25%) ASP.NET
3 148 (11.62%) HTML
4 115 (9.03%) CSS
5 81 (6.36%) .NET Framework
6 79 (6.20%) jQuery
7 69 (5.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 50 (3.92%) XML
9 42 (3.30%) Web Services
9 42 (3.30%) WPF
10 40 (3.14%) AngularJS
11 38 (2.98%) HTML5
12 36 (2.83%) WCF
13 35 (2.75%) LINQ
14 32 (2.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 32 (2.51%) Entity Framework
15 28 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web API
16 27 (2.12%) WinForms
17 26 (2.04%) Middleware
18 24 (1.88%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 131 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (5.42%) Data Centre
3 59 (4.63%) Computer Science
4 43 (3.38%) Management Information System
5 34 (2.67%) Driving Licence
6 31 (2.43%) Smartcard
7 27 (2.12%) Private Cloud
8 25 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
9 22 (1.73%) Mobile App
10 18 (1.41%) Blackberry
10 18 (1.41%) User Experience
11 16 (1.26%) FMCG
11 16 (1.26%) Replication
12 12 (0.94%) Enterprise Cloud
12 12 (0.94%) iPad
12 12 (0.94%) PKI
13 11 (0.86%) Public Cloud
14 10 (0.78%) Clustering
14 10 (0.78%) NHS
15 9 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 529 (41.52%) Windows
2 266 (20.88%) Windows Server
3 132 (10.36%) Linux
4 106 (8.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 105 (8.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 87 (6.83%) Windows 7
7 57 (4.47%) Unix
8 47 (3.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 44 (3.45%) Windows 8
10 43 (3.38%) Apple iOS
11 38 (2.98%) Windows 10
12 33 (2.59%) Windows XP
13 30 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 26 (2.04%) Android
15 11 (0.86%) SUSE
16 10 (0.78%) Ubuntu
17 8 (0.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 6 (0.47%) Mac OS X
19 5 (0.39%) AIX
19 5 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
2 186 (14.60%) ITIL
3 130 (10.20%) MVC
4 105 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
5 100 (7.85%) Mentoring
6 77 (6.04%) Server Virtualisation
7 71 (5.57%) SDLC
8 70 (5.49%) Service Delivery
9 66 (5.18%) Web Development
10 64 (5.02%) Project Management
11 56 (4.40%) Continuous Improvement
11 56 (4.40%) CRM
12 55 (4.32%) TDD
13 53 (4.16%) Scrum
14 50 (3.92%) ERP
15 49 (3.85%) OO
15 49 (3.85%) Software Engineering
16 48 (3.77%) Presales
17 46 (3.61%) Migration
18 44 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 369 (28.96%) SQL
2 287 (22.53%) C#
3 141 (11.07%) JavaScript
4 82 (6.44%) PowerShell
5 75 (5.89%) VB.NET
6 61 (4.79%) Java
7 54 (4.24%) VB
8 50 (3.92%) T-SQL
9 40 (3.14%) C
10 36 (2.83%) VBScript
11 35 (2.75%) Python
12 32 (2.51%) VBA
13 25 (1.96%) Bash Shell
14 21 (1.65%) C++
15 20 (1.57%) PHP
16 18 (1.41%) Perl
17 16 (1.26%) Korn
18 13 (1.02%) PL/SQL
19 11 (0.86%) XAML
20 10 (0.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 170 (13.34%) Degree
2 162 (12.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 119 (9.34%) Security Cleared
4 109 (8.56%) SC Cleared
5 80 (6.28%) MCSE
6 59 (4.63%) MCSA
7 44 (3.45%) MCP
8 38 (2.98%) ITIL Certification
9 33 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
10 29 (2.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 28 (2.20%) CCNA
12 15 (1.18%) MCITP
13 11 (0.86%) HND
14 9 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
14 9 (0.71%) VCP5
15 8 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 8 (0.63%) RHCSA
16 7 (0.55%) CCA
16 7 (0.55%) CCNP
17 5 (0.39%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (4.00%) SLA
2 35 (2.75%) QA
3 6 (0.47%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.24%) TickIT
6 2 (0.16%) COBIT
6 2 (0.16%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.078%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 311 (24.41%) Active Directory
2 134 (10.52%) Hyper-V
3 88 (6.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 51 (4.00%) XenApp
5 43 (3.38%) vSphere
6 37 (2.90%) XenServer
7 17 (1.33%) BitLocker
7 17 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (1.18%) Firmware
9 12 (0.94%) XenDesktop
10 10 (0.78%) VMware ESX
11 9 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (0.39%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.16%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.078%) NFS
15 1 (0.078%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.078%) pfSense
15 1 (0.078%) Xen
Systems Management
1 82 (6.44%) SCCM
2 47 (3.69%) SCOM
3 26 (2.04%) Windows Intune
4 19 (1.49%) SCSM
5 17 (1.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 17 (1.33%) SCVMM
6 16 (1.26%) SCDPM
7 15 (1.18%) SCOrch
8 10 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (0.63%) Ansible
9 8 (0.63%) Puppet
10 6 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 5 (0.39%) NetBackup
12 4 (0.31%) MOM
13 3 (0.24%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.24%) WSUS
13 3 (0.24%) XenMobile
14 2 (0.16%) AppDNA
14 2 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
14 2 (0.16%) vRealize
Vendors
1 170 (13.34%) VMware
2 147 (11.54%) Citrix
3 99 (7.77%) Oracle
4 96 (7.54%) Cisco
5 71 (5.57%) IBM
6 52 (4.08%) NetApp
7 51 (4.00%) HP
8 40 (3.14%) Red Hat
9 34 (2.67%) SAP
10 29 (2.28%) Apple
11 22 (1.73%) Telerik
12 21 (1.65%) F5
13 19 (1.49%) Google
14 16 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
15 14 (1.10%) BMC
16 13 (1.02%) LANDesk
16 13 (1.02%) Lotus
16 13 (1.02%) Talend
17 12 (0.94%) hybris
17 12 (0.94%) Sage
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + 3% Bonus +great benefit package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £21000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + excellent holidays + pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 19 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leicestershire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 5K Car allow + Excellent and achievable bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30 - 35 per year + Car + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + pension + private medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Exco InTouch
Salary: Competitive Salary, Pension, Healthcare, 33 days hols inc bank hols
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £42000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MHR
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £55k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Plan-net
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £31500.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago