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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 3 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 146 171 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 20.45% 23.82% 16.67%
As % of the Vendors category 42.57% 51.82% 44.39%
Number of salaries quoted 124 122 146
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £21,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
343 330 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 48.04% 45.96% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 278 250 326
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £56,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -2 94 £42,500 +4.93% 8
Coalville +6 20 £23,000 +15.00%
Kegworth -2 15 £25,000 +78.57%
Market Harborough -10 3 £40,000 +33.33%
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 131 (45.96%) MS Excel
2 127 (44.56%) SQL Server
3 113 (39.65%) Windows
4 101 (35.44%) SQL
5 100 (35.09%) .NET
6 97 (34.04%) Active Directory
7 95 (33.33%) C#
8 67 (23.51%) MS Office
9 66 (23.16%) ASP.NET
10 64 (22.46%) Oracle
11 57 (20.00%) VMware
12 53 (18.60%) Degree
13 51 (17.89%) HTML
14 50 (17.54%) CSS
15 46 (16.14%) JavaScript
16 45 (15.79%) ITIL
17 41 (14.39%) SLA
18 36 (12.63%) Microsoft Certification
18 36 (12.63%) .NET Framework
18 36 (12.63%) Continuous Improvement
19 35 (12.28%) Windows Server
19 35 (12.28%) IIS
20 33 (11.58%) Service Delivery
21 32 (11.23%) SQL Server 2008
22 31 (10.88%) VB.NET
22 31 (10.88%) VBScript
23 30 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
24 28 (9.82%) Retail
24 28 (9.82%) MS Exchange
24 28 (9.82%) SQL Server 2005

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 35 (12.28%) IIS
2 28 (9.82%) MS Exchange
3 13 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (3.86%) Skype for Business
5 8 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.11%) CICS
6 6 (2.11%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.40%) SAS
8 3 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.05%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 131 (45.96%) MS Excel
2 67 (23.51%) MS Office
3 16 (5.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.11%) MS Project
5 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.16%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (1.75%) Infor SunSystems
4 3 (1.05%) MetaTrader
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.35%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.75%) IBM PureFlex
3 4 (1.40%) SaaS
4 3 (1.05%) Office 365
5 1 (0.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.32%) Firewall
2 11 (3.86%) DNS
2 11 (3.86%) VPN
3 10 (3.51%) Internet
4 9 (3.16%) DHCP
5 8 (2.81%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (2.11%) LAN
7 5 (1.75%) Broadband
7 5 (1.75%) SAN
7 5 (1.75%) VoIP
7 5 (1.75%) WAN
8 4 (1.40%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.05%) Intranet
10 2 (0.70%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.70%) Junos
10 2 (0.70%) Wireless
11 1 (0.35%) NAS
11 1 (0.35%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (44.56%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (9.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (6.32%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.46%) Big Data
9 6 (2.11%) DB2
9 6 (2.11%) DTS
10 5 (1.75%) MS Access
11 3 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.05%) BusinessObjects XI
11 3 (1.05%) MySQL
11 3 (1.05%) SAP BI
12 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 25 (8.77%) Visual Studio
2 18 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.05%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Blend
3 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.35%) MSTest
4 1 (0.35%) NUnit
4 1 (0.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 28 (9.82%) Retail
2 25 (8.77%) Banking
2 25 (8.77%) International Banking
3 22 (7.72%) Finance
4 15 (5.26%) Marketing
5 11 (3.86%) Manufacturing
6 9 (3.16%) Legal
7 5 (1.75%) Spanish Language
7 5 (1.75%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.05%) French Language
8 3 (1.05%) German Language
8 3 (1.05%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.70%) Electronics
10 1 (0.35%) Advertising
10 1 (0.35%) Back Office
10 1 (0.35%) Front Office
10 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 86 (30.18%) Developer
2 64 (22.46%) Analyst
3 43 (15.09%) C# Developer
4 30 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 29 (10.18%) .NET Developer
5 29 (10.18%) C# Software Developer
6 28 (9.82%) Service Analyst
7 27 (9.47%) C# .NET Developer
8 26 (9.12%) Support Engineer
9 23 (8.07%) Junior
9 23 (8.07%) Service Desk Analyst
10 22 (7.72%) SQL Developer
11 21 (7.37%) Junior Developer
12 20 (7.02%) Senior Developer
13 18 (6.32%) Support Analyst
14 17 (5.96%) .NET Software Developer
14 17 (5.96%) Team Leader
15 16 (5.61%) ASP.NET Developer
15 16 (5.61%) Infrastructure Manager
15 16 (5.61%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (35.09%) .NET
2 66 (23.16%) ASP.NET
3 51 (17.89%) HTML
4 50 (17.54%) CSS
5 36 (12.63%) .NET Framework
6 27 (9.47%) HTML5
7 20 (7.02%) Silverlight
8 19 (6.67%) XML
9 18 (6.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 18 (6.32%) WPF
10 16 (5.61%) ADO.NET
11 15 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (4.91%) jQuery
12 14 (4.91%) SOAP
13 13 (4.56%) Web Services
14 11 (3.86%) Ajax
15 10 (3.51%) XHTML
15 10 (3.51%) XSD
15 10 (3.51%) XSLT
16 6 (2.11%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.96%) User Experience
3 13 (4.56%) Smartcard
4 12 (4.21%) Blackberry
5 10 (3.51%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.46%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.75%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.75%) IVR
8 4 (1.40%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.40%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.05%) Clustering
9 3 (1.05%) PMI
10 2 (0.70%) CMDB
10 2 (0.70%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.70%) Life Science
11 1 (0.35%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.35%) Health Informatics
11 1 (0.35%) Informatics
11 1 (0.35%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 113 (39.65%) Windows
2 35 (12.28%) Windows Server
3 23 (8.07%) Apple iOS
4 21 (7.37%) Windows 7
4 21 (7.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (5.61%) Windows 8
7 12 (4.21%) Android
7 12 (4.21%) Windows XP
8 10 (3.51%) Linux
9 8 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.05%) AIX
10 3 (1.05%) OS/390
10 3 (1.05%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.05%) Windows Vista
10 3 (1.05%) zOS
11 2 (0.70%) Unix
11 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (15.79%) ITIL
2 36 (12.63%) Continuous Improvement
3 33 (11.58%) Service Delivery
4 27 (9.47%) Line Management
5 26 (9.12%) MVC
6 25 (8.77%) Business Continuity
7 23 (8.07%) Incident Management
8 22 (7.72%) Supplier Management
9 21 (7.37%) Unit Testing
10 19 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (5.96%) ERP
12 16 (5.61%) OO
13 15 (5.26%) ITIL V3
13 15 (5.26%) Web Development
14 13 (4.56%) Migration
14 13 (4.56%) Software Deployment
15 12 (4.21%) High Availability
15 12 (4.21%) Service Management
16 11 (3.86%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (35.44%) SQL
2 95 (33.33%) C#
3 46 (16.14%) JavaScript
4 31 (10.88%) VB.NET
4 31 (10.88%) VBScript
5 20 (7.02%) Python
5 20 (7.02%) T-SQL
6 17 (5.96%) Java
7 15 (5.26%) XAML
8 9 (3.16%) PHP
8 9 (3.16%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.11%) COBOL
9 6 (2.11%) JCL
10 4 (1.40%) C++
11 3 (1.05%) C
11 3 (1.05%) Delphi
11 3 (1.05%) Pascal
11 3 (1.05%) VB
11 3 (1.05%) VBA
12 1 (0.35%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 53 (18.60%) Degree
2 36 (12.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (7.02%) SC Cleared
3 20 (7.02%) Security Cleared
4 12 (4.21%) MCSE
4 12 (4.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (3.16%) MCDST
5 9 (3.16%) MCSA
6 5 (1.75%) MCP
7 3 (1.05%) MCAD
7 3 (1.05%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.70%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.35%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (14.39%) SLA
2 3 (1.05%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.70%) QA
4 1 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 97 (34.04%) Active Directory
2 21 (7.37%) vSphere
3 19 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (3.51%) XenApp
5 9 (3.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 9 (3.16%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.40%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.05%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (1.05%) SCCM
2 1 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 64 (22.46%) Oracle
2 57 (20.00%) VMware
3 27 (9.47%) Citrix
4 24 (8.42%) IBM
5 22 (7.72%) NetApp
6 17 (5.96%) Telerik
7 12 (4.21%) Apple
8 9 (3.16%) Adobe
8 9 (3.16%) Cisco
9 8 (2.81%) Red Hat
10 7 (2.46%) HP
10 7 (2.46%) SAP
11 6 (2.11%) Sage
12 5 (1.75%) F5
12 5 (1.75%) Fortinet
12 5 (1.75%) MobileIron
12 5 (1.75%) Sun
13 4 (1.40%) Dell
14 3 (1.05%) EMC
14 3 (1.05%) Lotus
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