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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 6 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 97 91 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 22.61% 22.20% 16.91%
As % of the Vendors category 44.09% 46.67% 44.98%
Number of salaries quoted 77 74 78
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,250 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
220 195 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 51.28% 47.56% 37.59%
Number of salaries quoted 180 149 179
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 July 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Leicester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 78 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 67 (42.95%) Windows
3 66 (42.31%) MS Excel
4 64 (41.03%) Active Directory
5 61 (39.10%) MS Office
6 56 (35.90%) .NET
7 55 (35.26%) C#
8 50 (32.05%) SQL
9 42 (26.92%) Degree
10 40 (25.64%) HTML
10 40 (25.64%) CSS
10 40 (25.64%) SLA
11 38 (24.36%) ASP.NET
12 35 (22.44%) Oracle
13 34 (21.79%) .NET Framework
14 33 (21.15%) MVC
14 33 (21.15%) VMware
15 31 (19.87%) ITIL
16 27 (17.31%) International Banking
16 27 (17.31%) Banking
16 27 (17.31%) Continuous Improvement
17 26 (16.67%) Service Delivery
18 25 (16.03%) Microsoft Certification
18 25 (16.03%) JavaScript
19 23 (14.74%) Windows Server
20 20 (12.82%) vSphere
20 20 (12.82%) jQuery
20 20 (12.82%) Visual Studio
20 20 (12.82%) Citrix
21 19 (12.18%) ASP.NET MVC

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 13 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (5.13%) IIS
4 5 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (3.21%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.56%) IBM Notes
5 4 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.56%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.92%) CMS
6 3 (1.92%) Plone
6 3 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 66 (42.31%) MS Excel
2 61 (39.10%) MS Office
3 9 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.56%) MS Project
5 2 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.92%) 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 17 (10.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.21%) Office 365
3 3 (1.92%) SaaS
4 2 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.64%) IaaS
5 1 (0.64%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.13%) DHCP
1 8 (5.13%) DNS
1 8 (5.13%) VPN
2 5 (3.21%) Broadband
2 5 (3.21%) LAN
2 5 (3.21%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (2.56%) Internet
3 4 (2.56%) VoIP
3 4 (2.56%) WAN
4 3 (1.92%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.28%) Firewall
5 2 (1.28%) Intranet
5 2 (1.28%) Junos
5 2 (1.28%) SAN
5 2 (1.28%) Wireless
6 1 (0.64%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.64%) Skype
6 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.64%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.54%) Relational Database
2 18 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (3.21%) Big Data
7 5 (3.21%) DTS
8 4 (2.56%) MS Access
9 3 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.92%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (1.92%) MySQL
9 3 (1.92%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (12.82%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Blend
3 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.64%) MSTest
5 1 (0.64%) NUnit
General
1 27 (17.31%) Banking
1 27 (17.31%) International Banking
2 18 (11.54%) Retail
3 10 (6.41%) Marketing
4 8 (5.13%) Finance
5 5 (3.21%) Legal
5 5 (3.21%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.56%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.92%) French Language
7 3 (1.92%) German Language
7 3 (1.92%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.92%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.64%) Advertising
8 1 (0.64%) Automotive
8 1 (0.64%) Back Office
8 1 (0.64%) Electronics
8 1 (0.64%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 58 (37.18%) Developer
2 41 (26.28%) Analyst
3 40 (25.64%) C# Developer
4 31 (19.87%) Software Developer
5 29 (18.59%) Service Analyst
6 27 (17.31%) C# Software Developer
7 25 (16.03%) Senior Developer
7 25 (16.03%) Service Desk Analyst
8 24 (15.38%) .NET Developer
9 23 (14.74%) SQL Developer
10 22 (14.10%) C# .NET Developer
11 19 (12.18%) ASP.NET Developer
11 19 (12.18%) Senior SQL Developer
12 18 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (11.54%) Senior .NET Developer
12 18 (11.54%) Senior C# Developer
13 17 (10.90%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 16 (10.26%) .NET Software Developer
14 16 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 16 (10.26%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (35.90%) .NET
2 40 (25.64%) CSS
2 40 (25.64%) HTML
3 38 (24.36%) ASP.NET
4 34 (21.79%) .NET Framework
5 20 (12.82%) jQuery
6 19 (12.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (11.54%) Web Services
7 18 (11.54%) XML
8 17 (10.90%) HTML5
8 17 (10.90%) SOAP
9 16 (10.26%) Ajax
10 15 (9.62%) WPF
11 14 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 14 (8.97%) XHTML
11 14 (8.97%) XSD
11 14 (8.97%) XSLT
12 13 (8.33%) ADO.NET
13 12 (7.69%) Silverlight
14 6 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.26%) User Experience
2 12 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 8 (5.13%) Blackberry
4 7 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.92%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.28%) CMDB
7 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.28%) Life Science
7 2 (1.28%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.28%) PMI
8 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.64%) Fintech
8 1 (0.64%) IVR
8 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.64%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 67 (42.95%) Windows
2 23 (14.74%) Windows Server
3 19 (12.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (7.05%) Windows 8
6 8 (5.13%) Apple iOS
6 8 (5.13%) Windows XP
7 6 (3.85%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.21%) Linux
8 5 (3.21%) Windows 10
9 4 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.92%) AIX
10 3 (1.92%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.15%) MVC
2 31 (19.87%) ITIL
3 27 (17.31%) Continuous Improvement
4 26 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 16 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (10.26%) ITIL V3
6 15 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (9.62%) Line Management
7 14 (8.97%) Unit Testing
8 12 (7.69%) Business Continuity
9 9 (5.77%) Asset Management
9 9 (5.77%) Migration
9 9 (5.77%) Performance Management
9 9 (5.77%) Service Management
9 9 (5.77%) Software Asset Management
9 9 (5.77%) Supplier Management
10 7 (4.49%) Data Management
10 7 (4.49%) ETL
10 7 (4.49%) SDLC
10 7 (4.49%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (35.26%) C#
2 50 (32.05%) SQL
3 25 (16.03%) JavaScript
4 17 (10.90%) T-SQL
5 12 (7.69%) XAML
6 6 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.21%) Java
7 5 (3.21%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.56%) C++
8 4 (2.56%) VBScript
9 3 (1.92%) C
9 3 (1.92%) Delphi
9 3 (1.92%) Pascal
10 2 (1.28%) PHP
10 2 (1.28%) VBA
11 1 (0.64%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 42 (26.92%) Degree
2 25 (16.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.77%) MCDST
3 9 (5.77%) MCSA
4 4 (2.56%) MCP
5 3 (1.92%) MCAD
6 2 (1.28%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (1.28%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.64%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (25.64%) SLA
2 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 64 (41.03%) Active Directory
2 20 (12.82%) vSphere
3 13 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (7.05%) XenApp
5 10 (6.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (3.21%) Hyper-V
7 4 (2.56%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.64%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (22.44%) Oracle
2 33 (21.15%) VMware
3 20 (12.82%) Citrix
4 14 (8.97%) Telerik
5 10 (6.41%) Adobe
5 10 (6.41%) IBM
6 6 (3.85%) SAP
6 6 (3.85%) Sitecore
7 5 (3.21%) HP
7 5 (3.21%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.56%) Lotus
9 3 (1.92%) NetApp
10 2 (1.28%) Cisco
10 2 (1.28%) Juniper
10 2 (1.28%) LANDesk
11 1 (0.64%) Epicor
11 1 (0.64%) F5
11 1 (0.64%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.64%) Sage
11 1 (0.64%) Symantec
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