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 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 14 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 67 74 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 14.89% 18.88% 14.18%
As % of the Vendors category 30.32% 41.57% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 56 60 51
Median salary £43,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.84% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,450 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
221 178 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 49.11% 45.41% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 186 132 131
Median salary £43,500 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £27,350 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £49,300
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 27 September 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Leicester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 90 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 63 (40.38%) .NET
3 62 (39.74%) C#
4 58 (37.18%) SQL
5 53 (33.97%) Windows
6 51 (32.69%) ASP.NET
7 50 (32.05%) Active Directory
8 48 (30.77%) MS Excel
9 46 (29.49%) CSS
10 45 (28.85%) HTML
11 44 (28.21%) MVC
12 41 (26.28%) MS Office
13 37 (23.72%) .NET Framework
13 37 (23.72%) Degree
14 36 (23.08%) VMware
14 36 (23.08%) SLA
15 35 (22.44%) JavaScript
16 33 (21.15%) jQuery
17 32 (20.51%) ITIL
18 30 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
19 28 (17.95%) SQL Server 2012
19 28 (17.95%) SQL Server 2005
19 28 (17.95%) Oracle
20 27 (17.31%) T-SQL
20 27 (17.31%) SOAP
20 27 (17.31%) Web Services
20 27 (17.31%) SQL Server 2008
21 24 (15.38%) Ajax
21 24 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
21 24 (15.38%) XML

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 (4.49%) IIS
2 6 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (3.21%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.92%) CMS
4 3 (1.92%) Plone
4 3 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.28%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 48 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 41 (26.28%) MS Office
3 5 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.92%) MS Project
5 2 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.64%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.77%) Office 365
3 2 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.28%) SaaS
4 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.13%) DHCP
1 8 (5.13%) DNS
2 5 (3.21%) Broadband
2 5 (3.21%) LAN
2 5 (3.21%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (3.21%) SAN
3 4 (2.56%) Internet
3 4 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.56%) VoIP
3 4 (2.56%) WAN
4 2 (1.28%) Firewall
4 2 (1.28%) Junos
4 2 (1.28%) Wireless
5 1 (0.64%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.64%) Skype
5 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.64%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 28 (17.95%) SQL Server 2005
2 28 (17.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 27 (17.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (10.90%) Relational Database
5 11 (7.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (7.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (7.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (4.49%) DTS
8 6 (3.85%) Big Data
9 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.28%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.28%) MS Access
10 2 (1.28%) MySQL
10 2 (1.28%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.28%) SAP BI
11 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (12.82%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Blend
3 3 (1.92%) NUnit
4 2 (1.28%) Selenium
5 1 (0.64%) MSTest
General
1 21 (13.46%) Banking
2 19 (12.18%) International Banking
3 16 (10.26%) Retail
4 11 (7.05%) Marketing
5 6 (3.85%) Finance
6 5 (3.21%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.92%) French Language
7 3 (1.92%) German Language
7 3 (1.92%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.92%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.28%) Advertising
9 1 (0.64%) Automotive
9 1 (0.64%) Back Office
9 1 (0.64%) Electronics
9 1 (0.64%) Front Office
9 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (39.74%) Developer
2 45 (28.85%) C# Developer
3 34 (21.79%) Senior Developer
3 34 (21.79%) Software Developer
4 33 (21.15%) .NET Developer
4 33 (21.15%) C# Software Developer
5 31 (19.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (19.87%) SQL Developer
6 28 (17.95%) ASP.NET Developer
6 28 (17.95%) Senior SQL Developer
7 27 (17.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 26 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
8 26 (16.67%) Analyst
8 26 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 25 (16.03%) Senior .NET Developer
9 25 (16.03%) Senior C# Developer
10 24 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
10 24 (15.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 24 (15.38%) SQL Server Developer
11 23 (14.74%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (40.38%) .NET
2 51 (32.69%) ASP.NET
3 46 (29.49%) CSS
4 45 (28.85%) HTML
5 37 (23.72%) .NET Framework
6 33 (21.15%) jQuery
7 30 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (17.31%) SOAP
8 27 (17.31%) Web Services
9 24 (15.38%) Ajax
9 24 (15.38%) XML
10 22 (14.10%) XHTML
10 22 (14.10%) XSD
10 22 (14.10%) XSLT
11 15 (9.62%) HTML5
12 11 (7.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (6.41%) WPF
14 9 (5.77%) ADO.NET
14 9 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web API
15 8 (5.13%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.97%) User Experience
2 11 (7.05%) Driving Licence
3 7 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.92%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.28%) CMDB
7 2 (1.28%) Life Science
7 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.28%) Xbox
8 1 (0.64%) Clustering
8 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.64%) Fintech
8 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.64%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (33.97%) Windows
2 22 (14.10%) Windows Server
3 16 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.56%) Linux
7 3 (1.92%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.28%) AIX
8 2 (1.28%) CentOS
8 2 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.28%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (28.21%) MVC
2 32 (20.51%) ITIL
3 21 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (11.54%) Line Management
4 18 (11.54%) Service Delivery
5 16 (10.26%) ITIL V3
6 15 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (7.05%) Unit Testing
8 10 (6.41%) Business Continuity
8 10 (6.41%) ETL
9 9 (5.77%) Asset Management
9 9 (5.77%) Performance Management
9 9 (5.77%) Software Asset Management
9 9 (5.77%) Supplier Management
10 8 (5.13%) Resource Allocation
10 8 (5.13%) SDLC
11 7 (4.49%) Data Management
11 7 (4.49%) Mentoring
11 7 (4.49%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 62 (39.74%) C#
2 58 (37.18%) SQL
3 35 (22.44%) JavaScript
4 27 (17.31%) T-SQL
5 8 (5.13%) XAML
6 4 (2.56%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.92%) C
7 3 (1.92%) Java
8 2 (1.28%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.64%) C++
9 1 (0.64%) Scala
9 1 (0.64%) VB
9 1 (0.64%) VBScript
9 1 (0.64%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 37 (23.72%) Degree
2 24 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.77%) MCDST
4 8 (5.13%) MCSA
5 5 (3.21%) MCP
6 3 (1.92%) CCNA
6 3 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.92%) MCSE
7 2 (1.28%) CCNP
7 2 (1.28%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.64%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.64%) ACSP
8 1 (0.64%) ACTC
8 1 (0.64%) CCENT
8 1 (0.64%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.64%) MCTS
8 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (23.08%) SLA
2 2 (1.28%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 50 (32.05%) Active Directory
2 21 (13.46%) vSphere
3 11 (7.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (6.41%) XenApp
5 9 (5.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (3.85%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.64%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (3.21%) SCCM
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (23.08%) VMware
2 28 (17.95%) Oracle
3 10 (6.41%) Adobe
3 10 (6.41%) Citrix
3 10 (6.41%) Telerik
4 9 (5.77%) IBM
5 7 (4.49%) Sitecore
6 6 (3.85%) NetApp
7 5 (3.21%) HP
8 4 (2.56%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.56%) SAP
9 2 (1.28%) Juniper
10 1 (0.64%) 3Com
10 1 (0.64%) Apple
10 1 (0.64%) Cisco
10 1 (0.64%) Epicor
10 1 (0.64%) Google
10 1 (0.64%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.64%) Lotus
10 1 (0.64%) Sage
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