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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 549 603 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.77% 15.89% 16.85%
As % of the Vendors category 38.28% 37.04% 41.15%
Number of salaries quoted 428 474 528
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,940
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +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
1434 1628 1536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 43.81% 42.91% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1044 1271 1239
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,295 £24,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +1 176 £40,000 +6.66% 17
Leicestershire +1 142 £42,500 +21.42% 22
Derbyshire +6 90 £37,500 +7.14% 14
Northamptonshire -3 84 £31,000 -11.42% 14
Lincolnshire +10 58 £35,000 +27.27% 4
Microsoft
England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 473 (41.06%) SQL Server
2 437 (37.93%) Windows
3 381 (33.07%) MS Excel
4 352 (30.56%) SQL
5 339 (29.43%) .NET
6 311 (27.00%) Active Directory
7 305 (26.48%) C#
8 231 (20.05%) MS Office
9 227 (19.70%) Windows Server
10 222 (19.27%) ITIL
11 219 (19.01%) ASP.NET
12 214 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
13 169 (14.67%) VMware
14 152 (13.19%) JavaScript
15 149 (12.93%) MVC
16 141 (12.24%) Degree
17 137 (11.89%) Microsoft Certification
18 129 (11.20%) Windows Server 2012
19 124 (10.76%) HTML
20 123 (10.68%) Microsoft Azure
21 121 (10.50%) CSS
21 121 (10.50%) MS Exchange
22 115 (9.98%) SQL Server 2008
23 110 (9.55%) Windows Server 2008
24 109 (9.46%) SharePoint
24 109 (9.46%) Finance
25 107 (9.29%) Hyper-V
26 104 (9.03%) SCCM
27 103 (8.94%) ASP.NET MVC
28 102 (8.85%) Retail

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
1 121 (10.50%) MS Exchange
2 109 (9.46%) SharePoint
3 66 (5.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 57 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 56 (4.86%) IIS
6 32 (2.78%) Skype for Business
7 22 (1.91%) SharePoint 2013
8 17 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 13 (1.13%) CMS
10 12 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (0.78%) CICS
12 8 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (0.61%) Apache
13 7 (0.61%) IBM Notes
14 6 (0.52%) SAS
14 6 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
14 6 (0.52%) Tomcat
15 5 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 381 (33.07%) MS Excel
2 231 (20.05%) MS Office
3 28 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (2.00%) MS Project
5 18 (1.56%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.17%) SPSS
8 1 (0.087%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.087%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.087%) CorelDRAW
8 1 (0.087%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 49 (4.25%) Dynamics AX
2 37 (3.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 29 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 18 (1.56%) Visualfiles
5 10 (0.87%) Infor M3
6 6 (0.52%) Infor SunSystems
7 4 (0.35%) LabWindows
7 4 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.17%) MetaTrader
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.17%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.17%) Sage CRM
9 2 (0.17%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.17%) SAP InfiniteInsight
10 1 (0.087%) Movex
10 1 (0.087%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.087%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 123 (10.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 90 (7.81%) Office 365
3 28 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.04%) SaaS
5 11 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (0.69%) IaaS
7 4 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.26%) PaaS
9 2 (0.17%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.17%) iTunes
9 2 (0.17%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.087%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.087%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.087%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.087%) GitHub
10 1 (0.087%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 81 (7.03%) SAN
2 65 (5.64%) DNS
2 65 (5.64%) LAN
3 64 (5.56%) Firewall
3 64 (5.56%) WAN
4 62 (5.38%) TCP/IP
5 61 (5.30%) DHCP
6 33 (2.86%) Internet
7 26 (2.26%) Remote Desktop
7 26 (2.26%) VoIP
8 22 (1.91%) Wireless
9 18 (1.56%) Skype
10 16 (1.39%) VPN
11 14 (1.22%) Intranet
12 13 (1.13%) ADSL
13 12 (1.04%) Ethernet
14 11 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (0.78%) Unified Communications
16 6 (0.52%) Broadband
17 5 (0.43%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 473 (41.06%) SQL Server
2 115 (9.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 98 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 73 (6.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 63 (5.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 52 (4.51%) Relational Database
7 49 (4.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 44 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
9 39 (3.39%) SQL Server 2014
10 36 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 29 (2.52%) MS Access
12 25 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
13 23 (2.00%) MySQL
14 19 (1.65%) QlikView
15 18 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
16 15 (1.30%) RDBMS
17 11 (0.95%) DB2
18 10 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
18 10 (0.87%) Oracle Database
19 9 (0.78%) DTS
Development Applications
1 96 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 83 (7.20%) Visual Studio
3 43 (3.73%) Git (software)
4 41 (3.56%) Selenium
5 33 (2.86%) NUnit
6 23 (2.00%) Cucumber
7 21 (1.82%) Rhino Mocks
8 9 (0.78%) JIRA
9 7 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Blend
10 3 (0.26%) MSI
10 3 (0.26%) PeopleTools
10 3 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.26%) Subversion
10 3 (0.26%) Wise Package Studio
11 2 (0.17%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.17%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.087%) GCC
12 1 (0.087%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.087%) MSTest
General
1 109 (9.46%) Finance
2 102 (8.85%) Retail
3 57 (4.95%) Manufacturing
4 48 (4.17%) Legal
5 37 (3.21%) Advertising
6 33 (2.86%) Telecoms
7 32 (2.78%) Banking
8 28 (2.43%) Marketing
9 25 (2.17%) Back Office
9 25 (2.17%) International Banking
10 18 (1.56%) Games
11 16 (1.39%) Electronics
11 16 (1.39%) French Language
12 9 (0.78%) Italian Language
13 6 (0.52%) Law
13 6 (0.52%) Welsh Language
14 4 (0.35%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.35%) German Language
14 4 (0.35%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 315 (27.34%) Developer
2 213 (18.49%) Analyst
3 140 (12.15%) C# Developer
4 137 (11.89%) .NET Developer
5 107 (9.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 82 (7.12%) Support Analyst
6 82 (7.12%) Support Engineer
7 77 (6.68%) ASP.NET Developer
8 66 (5.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 65 (5.64%) IT Support
9 65 (5.64%) SQL Developer
10 57 (4.95%) Senior Developer
10 57 (4.95%) Software Developer
11 56 (4.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 55 (4.77%) Service Analyst
13 54 (4.69%) Applications Support
14 51 (4.43%) C# Software Developer
15 48 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 44 (3.82%) Consultant
16 44 (3.82%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 339 (29.43%) .NET
2 219 (19.01%) ASP.NET
3 124 (10.76%) HTML
4 121 (10.50%) CSS
5 103 (8.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 95 (8.25%) .NET Framework
7 76 (6.60%) jQuery
8 66 (5.73%) Web Services
9 54 (4.69%) WCF
10 44 (3.82%) XML
11 40 (3.47%) WPF
12 38 (3.30%) LINQ
13 37 (3.21%) AngularJS
13 37 (3.21%) HTML5
14 36 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 35 (3.04%) Ajax
15 35 (3.04%) SOAP
16 28 (2.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 26 (2.26%) NHibernate
17 26 (2.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 86 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (3.91%) Driving Licence
3 44 (3.82%) Data Centre
4 36 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 30 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 23 (2.00%) iPad
7 16 (1.39%) FMCG
7 16 (1.39%) User Experience
8 14 (1.22%) Blackberry
8 14 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (1.13%) Mathematics
10 12 (1.04%) Clustering
11 11 (0.95%) Mainframe
12 10 (0.87%) Private Cloud
12 10 (0.87%) Smartcard
12 10 (0.87%) Virtual Team
13 8 (0.69%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.61%) Mobile App
15 6 (0.52%) Life Science
16 5 (0.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 437 (37.93%) Windows
2 227 (19.70%) Windows Server
3 129 (11.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 110 (9.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 91 (7.90%) Windows 7
6 85 (7.38%) Linux
7 53 (4.60%) Windows 10
7 53 (4.60%) Windows 8
8 30 (2.60%) Unix
9 27 (2.34%) Windows XP
10 25 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (1.30%) CentOS
12 13 (1.13%) Apple iOS
13 9 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (0.69%) AIX
14 8 (0.69%) Android
15 7 (0.61%) OS/390
15 7 (0.61%) zOS
16 5 (0.43%) SUSE
17 4 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (19.27%) ITIL
2 214 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (12.93%) MVC
4 96 (8.33%) SDLC
5 85 (7.38%) Scrum
6 80 (6.94%) Mentoring
7 76 (6.60%) ERP
8 74 (6.42%) Service Delivery
9 72 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
10 67 (5.82%) Software Engineering
11 59 (5.12%) E-Commerce
12 57 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
12 57 (4.95%) Incident Management
13 55 (4.77%) OO
14 50 (4.34%) Project Management
15 48 (4.17%) Web Development
16 47 (4.08%) CRM
17 45 (3.91%) TDD
18 43 (3.73%) High Availability
19 41 (3.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 352 (30.56%) SQL
2 305 (26.48%) C#
3 152 (13.19%) JavaScript
4 72 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 70 (6.08%) PowerShell
6 57 (4.95%) Java
7 54 (4.69%) T-SQL
8 49 (4.25%) VB
9 35 (3.04%) PHP
10 33 (2.86%) VBA
11 31 (2.69%) VBScript
12 26 (2.26%) C
13 22 (1.91%) Python
14 21 (1.82%) C++
15 16 (1.39%) Perl
16 14 (1.22%) VB6
17 12 (1.04%) Embedded C
18 9 (0.78%) Embedded C++
18 9 (0.78%) JCL
18 9 (0.78%) XAML
Qualifications
1 141 (12.24%) Degree
2 137 (11.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 71 (6.16%) Security Cleared
4 64 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 58 (5.03%) MCSE
6 45 (3.91%) MCSA
7 39 (3.39%) CCNA
7 39 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
8 31 (2.69%) ITIL Certification
9 29 (2.52%) MCITP
9 29 (2.52%) MCP
9 29 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 15 (1.30%) ISEB
11 13 (1.13%) Citrix Certification
12 12 (1.04%) CCA
13 11 (0.95%) MCDST
14 7 (0.61%) PMP
14 7 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 7 (0.61%) RHCSA
14 7 (0.61%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (6.86%) SLA
2 52 (4.51%) QA
3 21 (1.82%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.35%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.26%) COBIT
7 2 (0.17%) Actionable Recommendations
7 2 (0.17%) ISO27002
7 2 (0.17%) JTAG
8 1 (0.087%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.087%) MISRA
System Software
1 311 (27.00%) Active Directory
2 107 (9.29%) Hyper-V
3 99 (8.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 52 (4.51%) vSphere
5 40 (3.47%) XenApp
6 18 (1.56%) XenServer
7 13 (1.13%) Firmware
7 13 (1.13%) VMware ESX
8 12 (1.04%) XenDesktop
9 11 (0.95%) Terminal Services
9 11 (0.95%) Virtual Desktop
9 11 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
9 11 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.087%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.087%) vCloud
13 1 (0.087%) Xen
Systems Management
1 104 (9.03%) SCCM
2 29 (2.52%) SCOM
3 10 (0.87%) FortiGate
4 9 (0.78%) AirWatch
5 7 (0.61%) Failover Clustering
5 7 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (0.52%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (0.52%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (0.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (0.43%) MOM
7 5 (0.43%) SCOrch
7 5 (0.43%) SCSM
8 3 (0.26%) AppDNA
8 3 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.17%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.17%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.17%) WSUS
10 1 (0.087%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 169 (14.67%) VMware
2 94 (8.16%) Cisco
3 85 (7.38%) Oracle
4 81 (7.03%) Citrix
5 50 (4.34%) HP
6 44 (3.82%) IBM
7 38 (3.30%) Red Hat
8 31 (2.69%) NetApp
9 22 (1.91%) Apple
10 18 (1.56%) SAP
10 18 (1.56%) Telerik
11 17 (1.48%) Lotus
11 17 (1.48%) Sage
12 15 (1.30%) hybris
12 15 (1.30%) Meraki
13 13 (1.13%) LANDesk
13 13 (1.13%) Sitecore
14 12 (1.04%) Adobe
15 11 (0.95%) Dell
16 10 (0.87%) Novell
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £20k
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Between 25k and 45k
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum in an incredible office
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Modis International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Corriculo
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24500.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Training Budget
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + plus big bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: to £28K+ approx 2.5K shift allowance+bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £52,500 per annum plus benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Crimson Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Quant Capital
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Modis International
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Shift Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Esendex
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago