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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 24 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 43 90 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 10.72% 22.44% 24.27%
As % of the Vendors category 38.39% 46.39% 57.96%
Number of salaries quoted 41 80 72
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +5.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,259 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
112 194 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 27.93% 48.38% 41.87%
Number of salaries quoted 107 170 125
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,000 £34,888
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £72,500
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 22 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Leicester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 50 (51.55%) .NET
1 50 (51.55%) SQL Server
2 49 (50.52%) C#
3 47 (48.45%) ASP.NET
4 39 (40.21%) MVC
5 38 (39.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (36.08%) SQL
7 29 (29.90%) CSS
7 29 (29.90%) Windows
8 27 (27.84%) HTML
8 27 (27.84%) jQuery
9 24 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (23.71%) VMware
11 22 (22.68%) JavaScript
11 22 (22.68%) T-SQL
11 22 (22.68%) MS Excel
12 20 (20.62%) .NET Framework
13 18 (18.56%) Microsoft Azure
13 18 (18.56%) Windows Server
14 17 (17.53%) Ajax
14 17 (17.53%) Active Directory
14 17 (17.53%) Visual Studio
14 17 (17.53%) XML
15 16 (16.49%) SOAP
15 16 (16.49%) Web Services
15 16 (16.49%) NetApp
15 16 (16.49%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (16.49%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (16.49%) AngularJS
16 15 (15.46%) SQL Server 2005

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 12 (12.37%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.25%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (8.25%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.15%) IIS
4 3 (3.09%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.06%) CMS
6 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (22.68%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (11.34%) Office 365
3 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) SAN
2 6 (6.19%) WAN
3 5 (5.15%) Firewall
3 5 (5.15%) LAN
4 3 (3.09%) Wireless
5 2 (2.06%) LDAP
5 2 (2.06%) Skype
5 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.06%) VoIP
6 1 (1.03%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (51.55%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (16.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (15.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (8.25%) MongoDB
4 8 (8.25%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (5.15%) DTS
7 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.06%) MySQL
8 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (17.53%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.25%) TeamCity
3 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Blend
3 5 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.06%) NUnit
4 2 (2.06%) Selenium
General
1 6 (6.19%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.09%) Banking
3 3 (3.09%) Publishing
4 2 (2.06%) Advertising
4 2 (2.06%) Marketing
4 2 (2.06%) Retail
5 1 (1.03%) Automotive
5 1 (1.03%) International Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Law
5 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (46.39%) Developer
2 32 (32.99%) .NET Developer
3 25 (25.77%) C# Developer
4 22 (22.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (21.65%) SQL Developer
6 19 (19.59%) ASP.NET Developer
6 19 (19.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (15.46%) HTML Developer
7 15 (15.46%) Senior Developer
7 15 (15.46%) Software Developer
8 14 (14.43%) .NET Software Developer
8 14 (14.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 14 (14.43%) C# Software Developer
8 14 (14.43%) JavaScript Developer
8 14 (14.43%) Senior SQL Developer
9 13 (13.40%) Senior .NET Developer
9 13 (13.40%) Senior SQL Server Developer
9 13 (13.40%) SQL Server Developer
10 12 (12.37%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (12.37%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (51.55%) .NET
2 47 (48.45%) ASP.NET
3 38 (39.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (29.90%) CSS
5 27 (27.84%) HTML
5 27 (27.84%) jQuery
6 20 (20.62%) .NET Framework
7 17 (17.53%) Ajax
7 17 (17.53%) XML
8 16 (16.49%) AngularJS
8 16 (16.49%) SOAP
8 16 (16.49%) Web Services
9 14 (14.43%) XSLT
10 12 (12.37%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (12.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (12.37%) XHTML
10 12 (12.37%) XSD
11 11 (11.34%) WPF
12 9 (9.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 9 (9.28%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (8.25%) User Experience
2 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.06%) Data Integration
2 2 (2.06%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.06%) Xbox
3 1 (1.03%) Clustering
3 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.03%) Fintech
3 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.90%) Windows
2 18 (18.56%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.15%) Linux
3 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.06%) CentOS
5 2 (2.06%) Unix
6 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (40.21%) MVC
2 24 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (14.43%) ITIL
4 10 (10.31%) Line Management
4 10 (10.31%) TDD
5 9 (9.28%) Kanban
5 9 (9.28%) Web Application Development
6 8 (8.25%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (8.25%) Multithreading
6 8 (8.25%) OO
6 8 (8.25%) Process Improvement
7 7 (7.22%) Mentoring
7 7 (7.22%) Project Management
7 7 (7.22%) SDLC
8 6 (6.19%) Front End Development
8 6 (6.19%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.15%) MVVM
9 5 (5.15%) Scrum
9 5 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.15%) UML
Programming Languages
1 49 (50.52%) C#
2 35 (36.08%) SQL
3 22 (22.68%) JavaScript
3 22 (22.68%) T-SQL
4 8 (8.25%) F#
4 8 (8.25%) Ruby
5 3 (3.09%) XAML
6 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.06%) VB
6 2 (2.06%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.03%) Java
7 1 (1.03%) Perl
7 1 (1.03%) Python
7 1 (1.03%) Scala
7 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (14.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.34%) MCSE
3 10 (10.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.19%) Degree
5 5 (5.15%) A+ Certification
5 5 (5.15%) CCNA
6 4 (4.12%) MCSA
7 3 (3.09%) CCNP
8 2 (2.06%) CCENT
8 2 (2.06%) MCP
9 1 (1.03%) ACSP
9 1 (1.03%) ACTC
9 1 (1.03%) MCITP
9 1 (1.03%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.28%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 17 (17.53%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.25%) vSphere
3 3 (3.09%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (8.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 8 (8.25%) Kibana
1 8 (8.25%) WSUS
2 6 (6.19%) SCCM
3 2 (2.06%) SCOM
4 1 (1.03%) SCSM
Vendors
1 23 (23.71%) VMware
2 16 (16.49%) NetApp
3 9 (9.28%) HP
4 7 (7.22%) Oracle
5 4 (4.12%) Cisco
6 3 (3.09%) Citrix
6 3 (3.09%) Telerik
7 2 (2.06%) 3Com
7 2 (2.06%) Draytek
7 2 (2.06%) NETGEAR
7 2 (2.06%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.06%) ZyXEL
8 1 (1.03%) Apple
8 1 (1.03%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.03%) Google
8 1 (1.03%) Sitecore
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 42k per year + Bonus, Holidays, Pension, Discounts, Life Assura
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Bonus, Holidays, Pension, Discounts, Life Assura
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k per year + holidays, pension, discounts, bonus.
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £46,500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £38k - 45k per year + Bonus, Holidays, Pension, Discounts, Life Assura
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Salary: Up to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Salary: Up to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago