The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 22 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 44 97 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 10.86% 23.32% 17.39%
As % of the Vendors category 31.65% 50.00% 45.07%
Number of salaries quoted 38 86 58
Median salary £42,500 £32,250 £43,200
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.78% -25.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £24,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Microsoft
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Vendors Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
139 194 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 34.32% 46.63% 38.59%
Number of salaries quoted 128 169 127
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Leicester

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Leicester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 75 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 62 (51.67%) .NET
3 61 (50.83%) C#
4 57 (47.50%) ASP.NET
5 50 (41.67%) MVC
6 48 (40.00%) SQL
7 41 (34.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 36 (30.00%) CSS
9 34 (28.33%) jQuery
10 33 (27.50%) HTML
11 31 (25.83%) JavaScript
11 31 (25.83%) Windows
11 31 (25.83%) MS Excel
12 29 (24.17%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (21.67%) T-SQL
14 25 (20.83%) VMware
14 25 (20.83%) .NET Framework
15 24 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 24 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
16 23 (19.17%) Active Directory
17 22 (18.33%) SQL Server 2005
17 22 (18.33%) Ajax
18 20 (16.67%) SOAP
18 20 (16.67%) Web Services
18 20 (16.67%) XML
18 20 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
19 18 (15.00%) XSD
19 18 (15.00%) XSLT
19 18 (15.00%) XHTML
19 18 (15.00%) Windows Server

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 7 (5.83%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.33%) IIS
5 3 (2.50%) CMS
5 3 (2.50%) Plone
5 3 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 31 (25.83%) MS Excel
2 15 (12.50%) MS Office
3 2 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (9.17%) Office 365
3 2 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.83%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.67%) SAN
2 4 (3.33%) Firewall
3 3 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.67%) DHCP
4 2 (1.67%) DNS
4 2 (1.67%) WAN
5 1 (0.83%) Broadband
5 1 (0.83%) LAN
5 1 (0.83%) LDAP
5 1 (0.83%) MPLS
5 1 (0.83%) Skype
5 1 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 24 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 24 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (18.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (9.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (5.83%) DTS
7 7 (5.83%) MongoDB
7 7 (5.83%) Relational Database
8 6 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (3.33%) Big Data
10 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.67%) MS Access
11 2 (1.67%) MySQL
11 2 (1.67%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (14.17%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.83%) TeamCity
3 6 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Blend
5 2 (1.67%) NUnit
5 2 (1.67%) Selenium
General
1 9 (7.50%) Banking
2 8 (6.67%) Retail
3 7 (5.83%) International Banking
3 7 (5.83%) Marketing
4 6 (5.00%) Finance
5 4 (3.33%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.67%) Advertising
7 1 (0.83%) Automotive
7 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Law
7 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (50.00%) Developer
2 38 (31.67%) .NET Developer
3 35 (29.17%) C# Developer
4 30 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 29 (24.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (21.67%) Senior Developer
7 25 (20.83%) ASP.NET Developer
7 25 (20.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 22 (18.33%) Senior SQL Developer
9 21 (17.50%) HTML Developer
9 21 (17.50%) Software Developer
10 20 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
10 20 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 20 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
10 20 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
10 20 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
11 19 (15.83%) Senior .NET Developer
11 19 (15.83%) Senior C# Developer
11 19 (15.83%) Senior SQL Server Developer
12 18 (15.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (51.67%) .NET
2 57 (47.50%) ASP.NET
3 41 (34.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 36 (30.00%) CSS
5 34 (28.33%) jQuery
6 33 (27.50%) HTML
7 25 (20.83%) .NET Framework
8 22 (18.33%) Ajax
9 20 (16.67%) SOAP
9 20 (16.67%) Web Services
9 20 (16.67%) XML
10 18 (15.00%) XHTML
10 18 (15.00%) XSD
10 18 (15.00%) XSLT
11 17 (14.17%) AngularJS
12 14 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (9.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 11 (9.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (8.33%) WPF
15 9 (7.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.33%) User Experience
2 6 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.50%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.50%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.67%) Xbox
6 1 (0.83%) Clustering
6 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.83%) Fintech
6 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.83%) Windows
2 18 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.33%) Linux
6 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.67%) CentOS
7 2 (1.67%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (0.83%) Unix
8 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (41.67%) MVC
2 29 (24.17%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.33%) ITIL
4 11 (9.17%) Line Management
5 10 (8.33%) SDLC
6 9 (7.50%) TDD
7 8 (6.67%) ETL
7 8 (6.67%) Kanban
7 8 (6.67%) Web Application Development
8 7 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (5.83%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (5.83%) Mentoring
8 7 (5.83%) Multithreading
8 7 (5.83%) OO
9 6 (5.00%) ITIL V3
9 6 (5.00%) Resource Allocation
9 6 (5.00%) Scrum
10 5 (4.17%) Data Management
10 5 (4.17%) Front End Development
10 5 (4.17%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 61 (50.83%) C#
2 48 (40.00%) SQL
3 31 (25.83%) JavaScript
4 26 (21.67%) T-SQL
5 7 (5.83%) F#
5 7 (5.83%) Ruby
6 3 (2.50%) XAML
7 2 (1.67%) Java
7 2 (1.67%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.67%) VB
7 2 (1.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.83%) C
8 1 (0.83%) C++
8 1 (0.83%) Perl
8 1 (0.83%) Python
8 1 (0.83%) Scala
8 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (14.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (12.50%) Degree
3 7 (5.83%) MCSE
4 6 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.33%) CCNA
6 4 (3.33%) MCSA
7 3 (2.50%) CCNP
7 3 (2.50%) MCDST
8 2 (1.67%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.67%) CCENT
8 2 (1.67%) MCP
9 1 (0.83%) ACSP
9 1 (0.83%) ACTC
9 1 (0.83%) MCITP
9 1 (0.83%) MCTS
9 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.33%) SLA
2 2 (1.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 23 (19.17%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.67%) vSphere
3 5 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (1.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.67%) XenApp
5 1 (0.83%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (5.83%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 7 (5.83%) Kibana
1 7 (5.83%) SCCM
1 7 (5.83%) WSUS
2 2 (1.67%) SCOM
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.83%) SCSM
Vendors
1 25 (20.83%) VMware
2 12 (10.00%) NetApp
3 11 (9.17%) Oracle
4 9 (7.50%) HP
5 7 (5.83%) Sitecore
6 4 (3.33%) Adobe
7 3 (2.50%) Cisco
7 3 (2.50%) IBM
7 3 (2.50%) Telerik
8 2 (1.67%) 3Com
8 2 (1.67%) Citrix
8 2 (1.67%) Draytek
8 2 (1.67%) NETGEAR
8 2 (1.67%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.67%) ZyXEL
9 1 (0.83%) Apple
9 1 (0.83%) Google
9 1 (0.83%) Lotus
9 1 (0.83%) Xamarin
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