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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 12 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 88 141 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.70% 19.86% 20.47%
As % of the Vendors category 37.93% 40.75% 53.46%
Number of salaries quoted 72 112 105
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £68,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%

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
232 346 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 33.48% 48.73% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 175 274 195
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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 -14 47 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Loughborough - 7 £24,000 - 1
Hinckley - 6 £34,000 - 4
Lutterworth +2 2 £19,750 -43.57% 1
Kegworth +1 1 £45,001 -
Market Harborough - 1 £20,000 -
Wigston - 1 £48,840 -
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 76 (38.19%) .NET
2 74 (37.19%) SQL
2 74 (37.19%) MS Excel
3 68 (34.17%) C#
4 65 (32.66%) SQL Server
5 57 (28.64%) ASP.NET
6 54 (27.14%) Windows
7 50 (25.13%) MVC
8 39 (19.60%) ASP.NET MVC
9 38 (19.10%) VMware
10 37 (18.59%) CSS
10 37 (18.59%) HTML
11 33 (16.58%) JavaScript
11 33 (16.58%) Microsoft Certification
12 30 (15.08%) Windows Server
13 29 (14.57%) Active Directory
14 28 (14.07%) Visual Studio
15 27 (13.57%) NetApp
16 26 (13.07%) MS Office
16 26 (13.07%) MS Exchange
17 25 (12.56%) Business Intelligence
18 24 (12.06%) ITIL
18 24 (12.06%) T-SQL
18 24 (12.06%) jQuery
19 23 (11.56%) Microsoft Azure
19 23 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
20 21 (10.55%) XML
20 21 (10.55%) AngularJS
21 20 (10.05%) .NET Framework
21 20 (10.05%) Degree

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 (13.07%) MS Exchange
2 10 (5.03%) IIS
3 9 (4.52%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.02%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (3.52%) CICS
5 7 (3.52%) CMS
6 4 (2.01%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.51%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.50%) SAS
9 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 74 (37.19%) MS Excel
2 26 (13.07%) MS Office
3 4 (2.01%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (5.03%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.01%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.50%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.52%) Office 365
3 4 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.51%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.51%) SaaS
5 2 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.01%) IaaS
6 1 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.50%) PaaS
6 1 (0.50%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.53%) SAN
2 12 (6.03%) Wireless
3 9 (4.52%) LAN
4 7 (3.52%) WAN
5 6 (3.02%) VoIP
6 5 (2.51%) Firewall
7 4 (2.01%) DHCP
7 4 (2.01%) DNS
7 4 (2.01%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.01%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.51%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (1.01%) LDAP
9 2 (1.01%) Skype
10 1 (0.50%) MPLS
10 1 (0.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (32.66%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.04%) SQL Server 2012
2 16 (8.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (8.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (5.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (4.52%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (4.02%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (4.02%) DB2
5 8 (4.02%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.51%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.01%) DTS
7 4 (2.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (2.01%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.51%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 28 (14.07%) Visual Studio
2 14 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (4.02%) TeamCity
4 5 (2.51%) Microsoft Blend
5 3 (1.51%) Selenium
6 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.50%) Subversion
General
1 15 (7.54%) Finance
2 12 (6.03%) Retail
3 11 (5.53%) Manufacturing
3 11 (5.53%) Marketing
4 9 (4.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (2.51%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.51%) Advertising
6 3 (1.51%) French Language
6 3 (1.51%) Publishing
7 2 (1.01%) Legal
7 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 69 (34.67%) Developer
2 40 (20.10%) .NET Developer
2 40 (20.10%) Analyst
3 29 (14.57%) C# Developer
4 26 (13.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (11.56%) SQL Developer
6 21 (10.55%) ASP.NET Developer
6 21 (10.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (9.05%) Support Analyst
8 15 (7.54%) Senior Developer
9 14 (7.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 14 (7.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (7.04%) IT Support
9 14 (7.04%) Software Developer
10 13 (6.53%) C# Software Developer
10 13 (6.53%) Senior .NET Developer
10 13 (6.53%) Team Leader
11 12 (6.03%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 12 (6.03%) Senior C# Developer
11 12 (6.03%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (38.19%) .NET
2 57 (28.64%) ASP.NET
3 39 (19.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (18.59%) CSS
4 37 (18.59%) HTML
5 24 (12.06%) jQuery
6 21 (10.55%) AngularJS
6 21 (10.55%) XML
7 20 (10.05%) .NET Framework
8 13 (6.53%) Web Services
9 12 (6.03%) Ajax
9 12 (6.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (6.03%) WPF
10 9 (4.52%) Node.js
10 9 (4.52%) SOAP
10 9 (4.52%) XSLT
11 8 (4.02%) HTML5
11 8 (4.02%) JSON
11 8 (4.02%) MSMQ
11 8 (4.02%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.03%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.52%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.52%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.52%) User Experience
5 6 (3.02%) Mainframe
6 5 (2.51%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.01%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.51%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.51%) EPoS
9 2 (1.01%) Clustering
9 2 (1.01%) iPad
9 2 (1.01%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.50%) iSeries
10 1 (0.50%) Replication
10 1 (0.50%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 54 (27.14%) Windows
2 30 (15.08%) Windows Server
3 12 (6.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (4.52%) Unix
4 9 (4.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.02%) OS/390
5 6 (3.02%) zOS
6 5 (2.51%) Linux
6 5 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.01%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.51%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.51%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.50%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (25.13%) MVC
2 25 (12.56%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (12.06%) ITIL
4 23 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (9.55%) ERP
6 18 (9.05%) Project Management
7 16 (8.04%) Line Management
8 14 (7.04%) Process Improvement
9 12 (6.03%) Data Modelling
9 12 (6.03%) Performance Optimisation
9 12 (6.03%) SDLC
10 11 (5.53%) OO
11 10 (5.03%) Business Analysis
11 10 (5.03%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (5.03%) Systems Analysis
12 9 (4.52%) Data Flow Diagram
12 9 (4.52%) E-Commerce
12 9 (4.52%) Migration
12 9 (4.52%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (4.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 74 (37.19%) SQL
2 68 (34.17%) C#
3 33 (16.58%) JavaScript
4 24 (12.06%) T-SQL
5 10 (5.03%) VB.NET
6 8 (4.02%) F#
6 8 (4.02%) Java
6 8 (4.02%) PowerShell
6 8 (4.02%) Ruby
6 8 (4.02%) VB
7 7 (3.52%) COBOL
7 7 (3.52%) JCL
8 5 (2.51%) C
9 4 (2.01%) C++
9 4 (2.01%) VBScript
10 3 (1.51%) XAML
11 2 (1.01%) VB6
12 1 (0.50%) Perl
12 1 (0.50%) Python
12 1 (0.50%) VC++
Qualifications
1 33 (16.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (10.05%) Degree
3 17 (8.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (8.04%) MCSE
5 6 (3.02%) A+ Certification
5 6 (3.02%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.51%) CCNA
6 5 (2.51%) MCSA
6 5 (2.51%) MCTS
7 4 (2.01%) MCP
7 4 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.51%) CCENT
9 2 (1.01%) CCNP
9 2 (1.01%) MCSD
10 1 (0.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.54%) SLA
2 7 (3.52%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.50%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (14.57%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.52%) vSphere
3 8 (4.02%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.01%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.01%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.50%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.50%) XenApp
7 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (4.52%) SCCM
2 8 (4.02%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 8 (4.02%) Kibana
2 8 (4.02%) WSUS
3 3 (1.51%) SCOM
4 1 (0.50%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.50%) SCSM
Vendors
1 38 (19.10%) VMware
2 27 (13.57%) NetApp
3 14 (7.04%) HP
4 11 (5.53%) Citrix
5 10 (5.03%) Cisco
6 9 (4.52%) IBM
6 9 (4.52%) JD Edwards
6 9 (4.52%) Oracle
7 5 (2.51%) Xamarin
8 4 (2.01%) Dell
8 4 (2.01%) Google
8 4 (2.01%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.01%) SAP
8 4 (2.01%) Tableau
9 3 (1.51%) 3Com
9 3 (1.51%) Draytek
9 3 (1.51%) NETGEAR
9 3 (1.51%) Tealeaf
9 3 (1.51%) Telerik
9 3 (1.51%) ZyXEL
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