The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hinckley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Hinckley region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 13 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hinckley 50.00% 45.83% 7.14%
As % of the Vendors category 61.90% 64.71% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 0
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Hinckley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hinckley 80.77% 70.83% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 0
Average salary £35,000 £43,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.60% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Leicestershire

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Hinckley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Hinckley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Hinckley

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Hinckley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Hinckley region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Hinckley

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Hinckley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Hinckley region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Hinckley

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hinckley

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hinckley region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 13 (81.25%) MS Excel
1 13 (81.25%) MS Exchange
2 11 (68.75%) Citrix
3 9 (56.25%) Cisco
4 8 (50.00%) MAILsweeper
4 8 (50.00%) NetApp
4 8 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (37.50%) ITIL
6 5 (31.25%) LAN
6 5 (31.25%) WAN
6 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
6 5 (31.25%) Firewall
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (18.75%) HP
8 3 (18.75%) Dell
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (18.75%) MySQL
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (18.75%) XenApp
8 3 (18.75%) XenServer
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (18.75%) WatchGuard
9 2 (12.50%) MS Office
9 2 (12.50%) Linux

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hinckley by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hinckley region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (81.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (81.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) LAN
1 5 (31.25%) WAN
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) ActiveReports
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Network Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) Ajax
1 1 (6.25%) JSON
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Process Management
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) XenApp
2 3 (18.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Citrix
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco
3 8 (50.00%) NetApp
3 8 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) WatchGuard
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) Red Gate
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