The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 147 120 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 18.68% 17.67% 12.94%
As % of the Vendors category 37.69% 36.81% 33.73%
Number of salaries quoted 117 87 98
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
Microsoft
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
390 326 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 49.56% 48.01% 38.37%
Number of salaries quoted 314 229 287
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £38,650
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,800 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +3 86 £47,500 +35.71% 13
Coalville +3 10 £25,000 +25.00%
Kegworth -1 10 £25,000 +78.57%
Market Harborough -7 3 £40,000 +70.21%
Loughborough -13 2 £34,500 +18.96%
Lutterworth - 2 £42,500 -
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 151 (55.31%) SQL Server
2 112 (41.03%) C#
2 112 (41.03%) SQL
2 112 (41.03%) .NET
3 95 (34.80%) MS Excel
4 91 (33.33%) Windows
5 82 (30.04%) ASP.NET
6 78 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 63 (23.08%) CSS
8 60 (21.98%) HTML
8 60 (21.98%) JavaScript
9 54 (19.78%) MS Office
10 51 (18.68%) Degree
11 48 (17.58%) VMware
12 47 (17.22%) Oracle
12 47 (17.22%) SQL Server 2008
13 45 (16.48%) .NET Framework
14 44 (16.12%) ITIL
15 43 (15.75%) MVC
16 39 (14.29%) SLA
17 35 (12.82%) SQL Server 2005
17 35 (12.82%) Retail
17 35 (12.82%) T-SQL
18 31 (11.36%) jQuery
18 31 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
18 31 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
19 30 (10.99%) SQL Server 2012
19 30 (10.99%) XML
20 28 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
20 28 (10.26%) Windows Server

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 25 (9.16%) IIS
2 19 (6.96%) MS Exchange
3 11 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (3.66%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.30%) CICS
6 8 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.47%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.10%) CMS
9 3 (1.10%) Plone
9 3 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.10%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.37%) SAS
Applications
1 95 (34.80%) MS Excel
2 54 (19.78%) MS Office
3 6 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.10%) MS Project
5 2 (0.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.30%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.83%) Infor SunSystems
3 3 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.73%) MetaTrader
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.37%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.66%) Office 365
3 3 (1.10%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.73%) IaaS
4 2 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.49%) Internet
2 12 (4.40%) DHCP
2 12 (4.40%) DNS
2 12 (4.40%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.66%) SAN
4 8 (2.93%) LAN
4 8 (2.93%) VoIP
5 7 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
5 7 (2.56%) WAN
6 6 (2.20%) Firewall
7 5 (1.83%) Broadband
7 5 (1.83%) Wireless
8 4 (1.47%) VPN
9 2 (0.73%) Intranet
9 2 (0.73%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.73%) Junos
10 1 (0.37%) NAS
10 1 (0.37%) Skype
10 1 (0.37%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (55.31%) SQL Server
2 47 (17.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (12.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 30 (10.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 17 (6.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (5.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (5.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (3.30%) DB2
11 8 (2.93%) Big Data
12 7 (2.56%) DTS
13 4 (1.47%) MS Access
13 4 (1.47%) MySQL
14 2 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.73%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.73%) SAP BI
14 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
14 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 26 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 26 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Blend
2 3 (1.10%) NUnit
3 2 (0.73%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (0.73%) Selenium
4 1 (0.37%) MSTest
General
1 35 (12.82%) Retail
2 27 (9.89%) Banking
3 25 (9.16%) International Banking
4 15 (5.49%) Finance
5 13 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 13 (4.76%) Marketing
6 10 (3.66%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.10%) Advertising
7 3 (1.10%) French Language
7 3 (1.10%) German Language
7 3 (1.10%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.10%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.37%) Automotive
8 1 (0.37%) Back Office
8 1 (0.37%) Electronics
8 1 (0.37%) Front Office
8 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.37%) Legal
8 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 107 (39.19%) Developer
2 59 (21.61%) C# Developer
3 52 (19.05%) Analyst
4 47 (17.22%) .NET Developer
5 43 (15.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 36 (13.19%) C# Software Developer
6 36 (13.19%) Senior Developer
6 36 (13.19%) SQL Developer
7 33 (12.09%) Software Developer
8 28 (10.26%) .NET Software Developer
8 28 (10.26%) Senior SQL Developer
9 27 (9.89%) Service Analyst
9 27 (9.89%) SQL Server Developer
10 26 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
11 25 (9.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 24 (8.79%) Senior .NET Developer
12 24 (8.79%) Senior C# Developer
12 24 (8.79%) Support Engineer
13 23 (8.42%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 23 (8.42%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (41.03%) .NET
2 82 (30.04%) ASP.NET
3 63 (23.08%) CSS
4 60 (21.98%) HTML
5 45 (16.48%) .NET Framework
6 31 (11.36%) jQuery
7 30 (10.99%) XML
8 27 (9.89%) HTML5
9 26 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (9.16%) SOAP
11 23 (8.42%) Web Services
12 21 (7.69%) Ajax
13 19 (6.96%) XHTML
13 19 (6.96%) XSD
13 19 (6.96%) XSLT
14 16 (5.86%) Silverlight
15 13 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 12 (4.40%) AngularJS
16 12 (4.40%) WPF
17 11 (4.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.49%) User Experience
3 12 (4.40%) Driving Licence
4 11 (4.03%) Mainframe
5 7 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.83%) Clustering
6 5 (1.83%) Smartcard
6 5 (1.83%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.47%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.10%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.73%) CMDB
9 2 (0.73%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.73%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.73%) Life Science
9 2 (0.73%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.73%) PMI
10 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.37%) Replication
10 1 (0.37%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 91 (33.33%) Windows
2 28 (10.26%) Windows Server
3 23 (8.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (8.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (4.40%) Windows 7
5 10 (3.66%) Apple iOS
6 9 (3.30%) Linux
7 8 (2.93%) Windows 8
8 7 (2.56%) OS/390
8 7 (2.56%) zOS
9 6 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.83%) Android
10 5 (1.83%) Unix
10 5 (1.83%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.47%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.73%) AIX
12 2 (0.73%) CentOS
12 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.37%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (16.12%) ITIL
2 43 (15.75%) MVC
3 31 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 27 (9.89%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 23 (8.42%) Line Management
7 20 (7.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (6.59%) Incident Management
8 18 (6.59%) Mentoring
9 17 (6.23%) Business Continuity
10 16 (5.86%) ERP
10 16 (5.86%) ITIL V3
11 15 (5.49%) OO
11 15 (5.49%) Project Management
11 15 (5.49%) Supplier Management
12 14 (5.13%) Change Management
13 13 (4.76%) ETL
13 13 (4.76%) Unit Testing
13 13 (4.76%) Web Development
14 12 (4.40%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 112 (41.03%) C#
1 112 (41.03%) SQL
2 60 (21.98%) JavaScript
3 35 (12.82%) T-SQL
4 25 (9.16%) VB.NET
5 24 (8.79%) VBScript
6 17 (6.23%) Java
7 15 (5.49%) PowerShell
8 12 (4.40%) Python
9 9 (3.30%) COBOL
9 9 (3.30%) JCL
9 9 (3.30%) XAML
10 8 (2.93%) PHP
11 6 (2.20%) VB
12 4 (1.47%) VBA
13 3 (1.10%) C
14 1 (0.37%) C++
14 1 (0.37%) VC++
14 1 (0.37%) XPath
14 1 (0.37%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 51 (18.68%) Degree
2 28 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (6.59%) SC Cleared
3 18 (6.59%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.30%) MCDST
5 6 (2.20%) MCP
5 6 (2.20%) MCSA
6 5 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.47%) MCSE
7 4 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.73%) Chartered Engineer
8 2 (0.73%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.37%) ACSP
9 1 (0.37%) ACTC
9 1 (0.37%) CCNA
9 1 (0.37%) CCNP
9 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.37%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.37%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (14.29%) SLA
2 5 (1.83%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.73%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 78 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 22 (8.06%) vSphere
3 20 (7.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (4.03%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.03%) XenApp
5 10 (3.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (1.47%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.37%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (4.03%) SCCM
2 5 (1.83%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (1.83%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (1.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (17.58%) VMware
2 47 (17.22%) Oracle
3 25 (9.16%) IBM
4 19 (6.96%) Citrix
5 13 (4.76%) HP
6 11 (4.03%) Telerik
7 10 (3.66%) Adobe
8 7 (2.56%) NetApp
8 7 (2.56%) Sitecore
9 6 (2.20%) Apple
9 6 (2.20%) EMC
9 6 (2.20%) Sage
10 5 (1.83%) Altiris
10 5 (1.83%) Dell
10 5 (1.83%) Sun
11 4 (1.47%) Lotus
11 4 (1.47%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.47%) SAP
12 3 (1.10%) Cisco
12 3 (1.10%) JD Edwards
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