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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 6 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 640 616 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 19.36% 16.80% 16.53%
As % of the Vendors category 42.30% 39.16% 40.01%
Number of salaries quoted 503 489 534
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
1513 1573 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 45.78% 42.91% 41.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1116 1230 1264
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,295 £25,000 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,990 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +4.97%

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 July 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 July 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 +4 192 £37,500 -6.25% 17
Leicestershire -3 152 £40,000 - 23
Northamptonshire +2 127 £32,000 -8.57% 8
Derbyshire +6 111 £37,500 +7.14% 12
Lincolnshire +17 70 £35,000 +16.66% 8
Microsoft
England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 508 (41.20%) SQL Server
2 496 (40.23%) Windows
3 411 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 372 (30.17%) SQL
5 354 (28.71%) .NET
6 347 (28.14%) Active Directory
7 313 (25.39%) C#
8 254 (20.60%) Windows Server
9 246 (19.95%) MS Office
10 242 (19.63%) ITIL
11 233 (18.90%) Agile Software Development
12 225 (18.25%) ASP.NET
13 172 (13.95%) VMware
14 162 (13.14%) Degree
15 161 (13.06%) JavaScript
16 154 (12.49%) Microsoft Certification
17 149 (12.08%) MVC
18 137 (11.11%) HTML
19 133 (10.79%) Windows Server 2012
20 123 (9.98%) Microsoft Azure
21 122 (9.89%) Windows Server 2008
21 122 (9.89%) CSS
21 122 (9.89%) MS Exchange
22 120 (9.73%) Hyper-V
23 114 (9.25%) SharePoint
24 110 (8.92%) SQL Server 2008
25 108 (8.76%) Finance
26 106 (8.60%) SCCM
26 106 (8.60%) SDLC
27 105 (8.52%) Windows 7

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
1 122 (9.89%) MS Exchange
2 114 (9.25%) SharePoint
3 71 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 62 (5.03%) IIS
5 57 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 39 (3.16%) Skype for Business
7 26 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 16 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
9 15 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
10 13 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 12 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
12 11 (0.89%) Apache
12 11 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
13 9 (0.73%) CICS
13 9 (0.73%) CMS
13 9 (0.73%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.57%) IBM Notes
15 5 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
16 4 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 411 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 246 (19.95%) MS Office
3 33 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (1.62%) MS Project
5 19 (1.54%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.16%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.081%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.081%) CorelDRAW
8 1 (0.081%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 46 (3.73%) Dynamics AX
2 35 (2.84%) Dynamics NAV
3 29 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 20 (1.62%) Visualfiles
5 10 (0.81%) Infor M3
6 6 (0.49%) Infor SunSystems
7 5 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.32%) LabWindows
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
10 2 (0.16%) SAP Business One
11 1 (0.081%) Dynamics GP
11 1 (0.081%) Epicor Tropos
11 1 (0.081%) Line 500
11 1 (0.081%) ResourceLink
11 1 (0.081%) Sage 50
11 1 (0.081%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 123 (9.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 97 (7.87%) Office 365
3 21 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (1.22%) SaaS
5 13 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
6 9 (0.73%) IaaS
7 6 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.24%) PaaS
9 2 (0.16%) GitHub
9 2 (0.16%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.16%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.081%) IBM PureFlex
10 1 (0.081%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 95 (7.70%) SAN
2 77 (6.24%) Firewall
3 74 (6.00%) TCP/IP
4 68 (5.52%) WAN
5 67 (5.43%) DNS
6 65 (5.27%) LAN
7 61 (4.95%) DHCP
8 32 (2.60%) Internet
9 29 (2.35%) VoIP
10 27 (2.19%) Remote Desktop
11 25 (2.03%) VPN
12 21 (1.70%) Wireless
13 20 (1.62%) Skype
14 16 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
15 14 (1.14%) Unified Communications
16 13 (1.05%) ADSL
17 12 (0.97%) Ethernet
17 12 (0.97%) Intranet
18 10 (0.81%) LDAP
19 7 (0.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 508 (41.20%) SQL Server
2 110 (8.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 101 (8.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 78 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 60 (4.87%) SQL Server 2005
6 56 (4.54%) Relational Database
7 54 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
8 39 (3.16%) SQL Server 2014
9 38 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 33 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 32 (2.60%) MS Access
12 25 (2.03%) Crystal Reports
13 24 (1.95%) MySQL
14 23 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
15 19 (1.54%) QlikView
16 14 (1.14%) RDBMS
17 11 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
17 11 (0.89%) DB2
17 11 (0.89%) Oracle Database
18 9 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 91 (7.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 89 (7.22%) Visual Studio
3 40 (3.24%) Selenium
4 36 (2.92%) Git (software)
5 34 (2.76%) NUnit
6 24 (1.95%) Cucumber
7 22 (1.78%) Rhino Mocks
8 13 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
9 7 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (0.49%) JIRA
11 4 (0.32%) Ranorex
12 3 (0.24%) ClearCase
12 3 (0.24%) Dreamweaver
12 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Blend
12 3 (0.24%) MSI
12 3 (0.24%) PeopleTools
12 3 (0.24%) Subversion
12 3 (0.24%) Wise Package Studio
13 2 (0.16%) MSTest
13 2 (0.16%) WebDriver
General
1 108 (8.76%) Finance
2 92 (7.46%) Retail
3 58 (4.70%) Manufacturing
4 54 (4.38%) Legal
5 35 (2.84%) Advertising
5 35 (2.84%) Banking
6 29 (2.35%) Telecoms
7 28 (2.27%) International Banking
8 26 (2.11%) Marketing
9 22 (1.78%) Back Office
10 18 (1.46%) Games
11 17 (1.38%) Electronics
12 15 (1.22%) French Language
13 8 (0.65%) Italian Language
13 8 (0.65%) Law
14 6 (0.49%) Welsh Language
15 5 (0.41%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.32%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.32%) Automotive
16 4 (0.32%) German Language
Job Titles
1 324 (26.28%) Developer
2 225 (18.25%) Analyst
3 140 (11.35%) C# Developer
4 134 (10.87%) .NET Developer
5 102 (8.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 100 (8.11%) Support Engineer
7 86 (6.97%) Support Analyst
8 75 (6.08%) ASP.NET Developer
9 65 (5.27%) SQL Developer
10 61 (4.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 61 (4.95%) IT Support
11 57 (4.62%) Senior Developer
12 56 (4.54%) Service Analyst
12 56 (4.54%) Software Developer
13 53 (4.30%) Applications Support
14 51 (4.14%) Consultant
15 50 (4.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 50 (4.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 49 (3.97%) C# Software Developer
17 48 (3.89%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (28.71%) .NET
2 225 (18.25%) ASP.NET
3 137 (11.11%) HTML
4 122 (9.89%) CSS
5 95 (7.70%) .NET Framework
5 95 (7.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 72 (5.84%) jQuery
7 60 (4.87%) Web Services
8 56 (4.54%) WCF
9 48 (3.89%) WPF
10 43 (3.49%) HTML5
10 43 (3.49%) XML
11 40 (3.24%) LINQ
12 38 (3.08%) AngularJS
13 37 (3.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 34 (2.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 33 (2.68%) Ajax
16 29 (2.35%) NHibernate
17 25 (2.03%) SOAP
18 24 (1.95%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 97 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (4.06%) Data Centre
3 46 (3.73%) Computer Science
4 45 (3.65%) Driving Licence
5 36 (2.92%) Management Information System
6 25 (2.03%) iPad
7 19 (1.54%) Blackberry
7 19 (1.54%) Smartcard
8 18 (1.46%) User Experience
9 16 (1.30%) Mobile App
10 14 (1.14%) FMCG
11 13 (1.05%) Private Cloud
12 12 (0.97%) Mathematics
12 12 (0.97%) Virtual Team
13 11 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (0.89%) Mainframe
14 10 (0.81%) Clustering
14 10 (0.81%) PKI
15 9 (0.73%) Client/Server
15 9 (0.73%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 496 (40.23%) Windows
2 254 (20.60%) Windows Server
3 133 (10.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 122 (9.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 105 (8.52%) Windows 7
6 99 (8.03%) Linux
7 56 (4.54%) Windows 10
8 53 (4.30%) Windows 8
9 34 (2.76%) Unix
10 30 (2.43%) Windows XP
11 26 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 23 (1.87%) Apple iOS
13 13 (1.05%) Android
13 13 (1.05%) CentOS
14 11 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (0.73%) AIX
16 5 (0.41%) OS/390
16 5 (0.41%) SUSE
16 5 (0.41%) zOS
17 4 (0.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (19.63%) ITIL
2 233 (18.90%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (12.08%) MVC
4 106 (8.60%) SDLC
5 94 (7.62%) Mentoring
6 87 (7.06%) Scrum
7 79 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
8 73 (5.92%) Service Delivery
9 72 (5.84%) ERP
10 65 (5.27%) Software Engineering
11 62 (5.03%) Continuous Improvement
12 59 (4.79%) Incident Management
13 58 (4.70%) OO
14 54 (4.38%) Web Development
15 51 (4.14%) Project Management
16 50 (4.06%) E-Commerce
16 50 (4.06%) High Availability
17 48 (3.89%) Disaster Recovery
18 44 (3.57%) TDD
19 43 (3.49%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 372 (30.17%) SQL
2 313 (25.39%) C#
3 161 (13.06%) JavaScript
4 83 (6.73%) VB.NET
5 79 (6.41%) PowerShell
6 65 (5.27%) Java
7 51 (4.14%) VB
8 47 (3.81%) T-SQL
9 36 (2.92%) VBA
9 36 (2.92%) VBScript
10 34 (2.76%) PHP
11 28 (2.27%) C
12 27 (2.19%) Python
13 23 (1.87%) C++
14 19 (1.54%) Perl
15 15 (1.22%) VB6
16 13 (1.05%) PL/SQL
17 12 (0.97%) XAML
18 11 (0.89%) Embedded C
19 9 (0.73%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 162 (13.14%) Degree
2 154 (12.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 93 (7.54%) Security Cleared
4 80 (6.49%) SC Cleared
5 64 (5.19%) MCSE
6 48 (3.89%) MCSA
7 42 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
8 37 (3.00%) CCNA
8 37 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
9 29 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 27 (2.19%) MCP
11 24 (1.95%) MCITP
12 16 (1.30%) ISEB
13 13 (1.05%) Citrix Certification
14 12 (0.97%) CCA
15 11 (0.89%) MCDST
16 7 (0.57%) DBS Check
16 7 (0.57%) RHCSA
16 7 (0.57%) VCP5
17 6 (0.49%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (6.73%) SLA
2 56 (4.54%) QA
3 11 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.73%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.32%) COBIT
5 4 (0.32%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.24%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.24%) ISO27002
7 2 (0.16%) TickIT
8 1 (0.081%) JTAG
8 1 (0.081%) MISRA
System Software
1 347 (28.14%) Active Directory
2 120 (9.73%) Hyper-V
3 99 (8.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 57 (4.62%) vSphere
5 44 (3.57%) XenApp
6 25 (2.03%) XenServer
7 15 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
8 14 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (1.05%) Firmware
10 12 (0.97%) XenDesktop
11 11 (0.89%) Terminal Services
12 10 (0.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 9 (0.73%) Virtual Desktop
14 7 (0.57%) VMware ESX
15 5 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
16 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 4 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
17 2 (0.16%) BitLocker
17 2 (0.16%) Terminal Server
18 1 (0.081%) Xen
Systems Management
1 106 (8.60%) SCCM
2 42 (3.41%) SCOM
3 10 (0.81%) SCOrch
4 9 (0.73%) AirWatch
5 8 (0.65%) FortiGate
5 8 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
5 8 (0.65%) SCSM
6 6 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
6 6 (0.49%) SCVMM
6 6 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (0.41%) MOM
7 5 (0.41%) SCDPM
8 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (0.24%) AppDNA
9 3 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.16%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.16%) WSUS
11 1 (0.081%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 172 (13.95%) VMware
2 99 (8.03%) Citrix
2 99 (8.03%) Oracle
3 92 (7.46%) Cisco
4 48 (3.89%) IBM
5 45 (3.65%) HP
6 39 (3.16%) Red Hat
7 36 (2.92%) NetApp
8 25 (2.03%) Telerik
9 23 (1.87%) Apple
10 22 (1.78%) SAP
11 17 (1.38%) Lotus
12 15 (1.22%) hybris
13 13 (1.05%) LANDesk
13 13 (1.05%) Sage
13 13 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
13 13 (1.05%) Talend
14 12 (0.97%) Adobe
14 12 (0.97%) Meraki
15 11 (0.89%) Google
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