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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 12 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 109 141 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.75% 21.43% 16.60%
As % of the Vendors category 38.93% 44.62% 38.77%
Number of salaries quoted 98 116 109
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,300 £25,992
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
280 316 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 40.46% 48.02% 42.82%
Number of salaries quoted 244 246 223
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -0.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -16 46 £42,500 +32.81% 12
Loughborough +8 28 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Market Harborough -1 11 £35,000 +27.27%
Lutterworth +4 2 £31,500 -10.00%
Coalville -2 2 £35,000 +62.79% 1
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 7 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 118 (48.16%) SQL Server
2 112 (45.71%) .NET
3 109 (44.49%) C#
4 100 (40.82%) SQL
5 89 (36.33%) ASP.NET
6 84 (34.29%) MS Excel
7 69 (28.16%) MVC
8 61 (24.90%) Windows
9 60 (24.49%) CSS
10 57 (23.27%) JavaScript
11 55 (22.45%) HTML
12 48 (19.59%) VMware
13 46 (18.78%) ASP.NET MVC
14 43 (17.55%) jQuery
14 43 (17.55%) Active Directory
15 40 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
16 38 (15.51%) .NET Framework
16 38 (15.51%) T-SQL
17 37 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
18 36 (14.69%) SQL Server 2012
19 33 (13.47%) Windows Server
20 31 (12.65%) Microsoft Azure
21 30 (12.24%) XML
22 29 (11.84%) ITIL
22 29 (11.84%) Microsoft Certification
22 29 (11.84%) Retail
23 28 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
23 28 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
24 26 (10.61%) MS Office
24 26 (10.61%) Visual Studio

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 26 (10.61%) MS Exchange
2 13 (5.31%) IIS
3 12 (4.90%) CICS
4 10 (4.08%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.45%) CMS
8 5 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.63%) Umbraco
10 3 (1.22%) Plone
10 3 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.41%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 84 (34.29%) MS Excel
2 26 (10.61%) MS Office
3 5 (2.04%) MS Project
4 2 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.82%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 31 (12.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.71%) Office 365
3 4 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.22%) IaaS
4 3 (1.22%) SaaS
5 1 (0.41%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.16%) SAN
2 11 (4.49%) TCP/IP
3 10 (4.08%) DHCP
3 10 (4.08%) DNS
4 9 (3.67%) Internet
5 7 (2.86%) VoIP
6 6 (2.45%) Wireless
7 5 (2.04%) LAN
7 5 (2.04%) WAN
8 4 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.22%) Firewall
10 1 (0.41%) Broadband
10 1 (0.41%) MPLS
10 1 (0.41%) NAS
10 1 (0.41%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.41%) Skype
10 1 (0.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (48.16%) SQL Server
2 40 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (14.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 28 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (5.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (4.90%) DB2
9 10 (4.08%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (3.67%) Relational Database
11 8 (3.27%) DTS
12 7 (2.86%) MongoDB
13 5 (2.04%) Big Data
13 5 (2.04%) SQL Server 2016
14 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.82%) MS Access
14 2 (0.82%) MySQL
14 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.41%) GIS
Development Applications
1 28 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (10.61%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.86%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Blend
5 2 (0.82%) NUnit
5 2 (0.82%) Selenium
6 1 (0.41%) Subversion
General
1 29 (11.84%) Retail
2 17 (6.94%) Finance
3 10 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 10 (4.08%) Marketing
4 9 (3.67%) Banking
5 7 (2.86%) International Banking
5 7 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.63%) Advertising
7 4 (1.63%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.22%) French Language
9 1 (0.41%) Automotive
9 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 104 (42.45%) Developer
2 55 (22.45%) .NET Developer
3 50 (20.41%) C# Developer
4 42 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (13.88%) SQL Developer
6 32 (13.06%) Analyst
7 31 (12.65%) ASP.NET Developer
7 31 (12.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 30 (12.24%) Senior Developer
9 25 (10.20%) C# Software Developer
9 25 (10.20%) Software Developer
10 24 (9.80%) Senior SQL Developer
11 23 (9.39%) .NET Software Developer
11 23 (9.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 23 (9.39%) SQL Server Developer
12 21 (8.57%) HTML Developer
13 20 (8.16%) Senior .NET Developer
13 20 (8.16%) Senior C# Developer
13 20 (8.16%) Senior SQL Server Developer
13 20 (8.16%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (45.71%) .NET
2 89 (36.33%) ASP.NET
3 60 (24.49%) CSS
4 55 (22.45%) HTML
5 46 (18.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 43 (17.55%) jQuery
7 38 (15.51%) .NET Framework
8 30 (12.24%) XML
9 23 (9.39%) Ajax
9 23 (9.39%) AngularJS
9 23 (9.39%) Web Services
10 22 (8.98%) SOAP
11 19 (7.76%) XHTML
11 19 (7.76%) XSD
11 19 (7.76%) XSLT
12 15 (6.12%) HTML5
12 15 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 11 (4.49%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (5.31%) Mainframe
2 10 (4.08%) User Experience
3 9 (3.67%) Data Centre
3 9 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.45%) Virtual Team
5 5 (2.04%) Clustering
6 4 (1.63%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.63%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.63%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.22%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.82%) Replication
8 2 (0.82%) Xbox
9 1 (0.41%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.41%) EPoS
9 1 (0.41%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 61 (24.90%) Windows
2 33 (13.47%) Windows Server
3 18 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (7.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (4.49%) OS/390
4 11 (4.49%) zOS
5 10 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (3.27%) Linux
7 5 (2.04%) Unix
8 4 (1.63%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.22%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.82%) CentOS
10 2 (0.82%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (0.82%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (28.16%) MVC
2 37 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (11.84%) ITIL
4 19 (7.76%) Project Management
5 18 (7.35%) Mentoring
6 17 (6.94%) Line Management
7 16 (6.53%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (5.71%) OO
9 14 (5.71%) Service Delivery
10 13 (5.31%) Web Development
11 12 (4.90%) SDLC
12 11 (4.49%) ETL
12 11 (4.49%) Systems Analysis
13 10 (4.08%) Change Management
13 10 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (4.08%) ERP
13 10 (4.08%) Performance Optimisation
13 10 (4.08%) TDD
14 9 (3.67%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 109 (44.49%) C#
2 100 (40.82%) SQL
3 57 (23.27%) JavaScript
4 38 (15.51%) T-SQL
5 15 (6.12%) VB.NET
6 14 (5.71%) Java
7 13 (5.31%) PowerShell
8 12 (4.90%) COBOL
8 12 (4.90%) JCL
9 7 (2.86%) F#
9 7 (2.86%) Ruby
9 7 (2.86%) VB
9 7 (2.86%) VBScript
10 3 (1.22%) XAML
11 2 (0.82%) Python
11 2 (0.82%) VBA
11 2 (0.82%) VC++
12 1 (0.41%) C
12 1 (0.41%) C++
12 1 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (11.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (10.20%) Degree
3 10 (4.08%) MCSE
3 10 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (2.86%) MCSA
5 6 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.04%) CCNA
6 5 (2.04%) MCP
7 4 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.63%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.63%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.22%) A+ Certification
8 3 (1.22%) CCENT
8 3 (1.22%) CCNP
8 3 (1.22%) MCDST
9 2 (0.82%) MCSD
10 1 (0.41%) ACSP
10 1 (0.41%) ACTC
10 1 (0.41%) MCITP
10 1 (0.41%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.57%) SLA
2 4 (1.63%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.82%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 43 (17.55%) Active Directory
2 20 (8.16%) vSphere
3 15 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.27%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.22%) XenApp
7 2 (0.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.82%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.82%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.41%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (6.12%) SCCM
2 7 (2.86%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 7 (2.86%) Kibana
2 7 (2.86%) WSUS
3 4 (1.63%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (0.82%) SCOM
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.41%) SCSM
Vendors
1 48 (19.59%) VMware
2 22 (8.98%) NetApp
3 20 (8.16%) HP
3 20 (8.16%) IBM
4 16 (6.53%) Oracle
5 12 (4.90%) Cisco
5 12 (4.90%) Citrix
6 7 (2.86%) JD Edwards
6 7 (2.86%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.45%) EMC
7 6 (2.45%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.04%) Dell
9 4 (1.63%) Adobe
9 4 (1.63%) Altiris
10 3 (1.22%) 3Com
10 3 (1.22%) Draytek
10 3 (1.22%) NETGEAR
10 3 (1.22%) Telerik
10 3 (1.22%) Xamarin
10 3 (1.22%) ZyXEL
Leicestershire
Maxegan Recruitment
Salary: £Negotiable + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £32k - 40k per year + Bonus, Holidays, Pension, Discounts, Life Assura
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Peninsula
Salary: £18k - 20k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £36k - 42k per year + Bonus, Holidays, Pension, Discounts, Life Assura
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Leicester
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The SmartList
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicestershire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24500.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leicester
Pro-Quest
Salary: 40000-50000 Per Annum 40-50K base + benefits + 4.30pm finish +pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Leicester
Pro-Quest
Salary: 35000-50000 Per Annum 35,000 - 50,000 + Pension + 25 days Holiday
Posted: 19 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Metro
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Coalville
Pro-Quest
Salary: 35000-50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Leicester
Salary: From £36,500 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago