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 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 4 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 152 145 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 20.74% 20.37% 14.36%
As % of the Vendors category 42.22% 43.03% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 125 102 119
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
360 337 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 49.11% 47.33% 37.57%
Number of salaries quoted 289 250 309
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,990 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +4.97%

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 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 26 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 0 96 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Coalville +6 17 £23,000 +15.00% 1
Kegworth -1 14 £25,000 +78.57%
Market Harborough -11 3 £40,000 +33.33%
Lutterworth - 2 £42,500 -
Loughborough - 1 £24,000 - 1
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 139 (50.18%) SQL Server
2 113 (40.79%) MS Excel
3 110 (39.71%) SQL
4 107 (38.63%) Windows
5 106 (38.27%) .NET
6 102 (36.82%) C#
7 91 (32.85%) Active Directory
8 70 (25.27%) ASP.NET
9 65 (23.47%) MS Office
10 57 (20.58%) CSS
11 56 (20.22%) Oracle
12 55 (19.86%) HTML
12 55 (19.86%) Degree
13 53 (19.13%) JavaScript
14 50 (18.05%) VMware
15 47 (16.97%) ITIL
16 43 (15.52%) SLA
17 41 (14.80%) .NET Framework
18 37 (13.36%) SQL Server 2008
19 34 (12.27%) Microsoft Certification
20 33 (11.91%) MVC
20 33 (11.91%) Microsoft Azure
20 33 (11.91%) Continuous Improvement
21 32 (11.55%) Windows Server
22 31 (11.19%) Retail
23 30 (10.83%) Service Delivery
23 30 (10.83%) IIS
24 29 (10.47%) VB.NET
24 29 (10.47%) SQL Server 2005
24 29 (10.47%) HTML5

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 30 (10.83%) IIS
2 23 (8.30%) MS Exchange
3 16 (5.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (3.25%) CICS
4 9 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.17%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.81%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.44%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.08%) CMS
9 3 (1.08%) Plone
9 3 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 113 (40.79%) MS Excel
2 65 (23.47%) MS Office
3 10 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.44%) MS Project
5 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.25%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.81%) Infor SunSystems
3 3 (1.08%) MetaTrader
4 2 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.36%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (11.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.81%) Office 365
3 3 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (1.08%) SaaS
4 2 (0.72%) IaaS
5 1 (0.36%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.97%) Firewall
1 11 (3.97%) Internet
2 9 (3.25%) DHCP
2 9 (3.25%) DNS
2 9 (3.25%) SAN
2 9 (3.25%) VPN
3 7 (2.53%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.81%) Broadband
5 5 (1.81%) LAN
5 5 (1.81%) VoIP
6 4 (1.44%) WAN
7 3 (1.08%) Intranet
8 2 (0.72%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.72%) Junos
8 2 (0.72%) Wireless
9 1 (0.36%) NAS
9 1 (0.36%) Skype
9 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.36%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (50.18%) SQL Server
2 37 (13.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (10.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (7.22%) Relational Database
5 19 (6.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (3.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (3.25%) DB2
11 7 (2.53%) Big Data
12 6 (2.17%) DTS
13 5 (1.81%) MS Access
14 3 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (1.08%) BusinessObjects XI
14 3 (1.08%) MySQL
14 3 (1.08%) SAP BI
15 1 (0.36%) GIS
15 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 24 (8.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (8.30%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.08%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Blend
3 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.36%) MSTest
4 1 (0.36%) NUnit
General
1 31 (11.19%) Retail
2 28 (10.11%) Banking
2 28 (10.11%) International Banking
3 15 (5.42%) Finance
4 13 (4.69%) Manufacturing
5 12 (4.33%) Marketing
6 7 (2.53%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.17%) Legal
8 4 (1.44%) Spanish Language
9 3 (1.08%) French Language
9 3 (1.08%) German Language
9 3 (1.08%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.36%) Advertising
10 1 (0.36%) Automotive
10 1 (0.36%) Back Office
10 1 (0.36%) Electronics
10 1 (0.36%) Front Office
10 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 100 (36.10%) Developer
2 61 (22.02%) Analyst
3 53 (19.13%) C# Developer
4 37 (13.36%) .NET Developer
5 35 (12.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 33 (11.91%) C# Software Developer
6 33 (11.91%) Software Developer
7 30 (10.83%) Service Analyst
8 29 (10.47%) Senior Developer
9 28 (10.11%) SQL Developer
10 26 (9.39%) Service Desk Analyst
10 26 (9.39%) Support Engineer
11 22 (7.94%) .NET Software Developer
11 22 (7.94%) Junior
12 21 (7.58%) SQL Server Developer
13 20 (7.22%) Junior Developer
13 20 (7.22%) Senior SQL Developer
14 19 (6.86%) Senior .NET Developer
14 19 (6.86%) Senior C# Developer
15 18 (6.50%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (38.27%) .NET
2 70 (25.27%) ASP.NET
3 57 (20.58%) CSS
4 55 (19.86%) HTML
5 41 (14.80%) .NET Framework
6 29 (10.47%) HTML5
7 25 (9.03%) XML
8 20 (7.22%) jQuery
9 19 (6.86%) Silverlight
10 18 (6.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (6.14%) SOAP
11 17 (6.14%) Web Services
12 15 (5.42%) Ajax
12 15 (5.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 15 (5.42%) WPF
13 13 (4.69%) ADO.NET
13 13 (4.69%) XHTML
13 13 (4.69%) XSD
13 13 (4.69%) XSLT
14 10 (3.61%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.14%) User Experience
2 14 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.33%) Driving Licence
4 11 (3.97%) Mainframe
5 9 (3.25%) Blackberry
5 9 (3.25%) Smartcard
6 7 (2.53%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.44%) Clustering
8 3 (1.08%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.08%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.08%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.08%) PMI
9 2 (0.72%) CMDB
9 2 (0.72%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.72%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.72%) Life Science
9 2 (0.72%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.36%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.36%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 107 (38.63%) Windows
2 32 (11.55%) Windows Server
3 25 (9.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (8.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (6.86%) Apple iOS
6 16 (5.78%) Windows 7
7 13 (4.69%) Windows 8
8 10 (3.61%) Android
9 9 (3.25%) Windows XP
10 6 (2.17%) Linux
11 5 (1.81%) OS/390
11 5 (1.81%) Windows 10
11 5 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.81%) zOS
12 4 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.08%) AIX
13 3 (1.08%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.72%) Unix
15 1 (0.36%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (16.97%) ITIL
2 33 (11.91%) Continuous Improvement
2 33 (11.91%) MVC
3 30 (10.83%) Service Delivery
4 25 (9.03%) Line Management
5 23 (8.30%) Business Continuity
6 22 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (7.94%) Incident Management
7 19 (6.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (6.86%) Supplier Management
8 17 (6.14%) ERP
9 16 (5.78%) ITIL V3
9 16 (5.78%) OO
9 16 (5.78%) Unit Testing
10 15 (5.42%) Web Development
11 13 (4.69%) Service Management
11 13 (4.69%) Systems Analysis
12 12 (4.33%) Mentoring
12 12 (4.33%) Migration
13 11 (3.97%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 110 (39.71%) SQL
2 102 (36.82%) C#
3 53 (19.13%) JavaScript
4 29 (10.47%) VB.NET
5 28 (10.11%) VBScript
6 27 (9.75%) T-SQL
7 20 (7.22%) Java
8 16 (5.78%) Python
9 13 (4.69%) PowerShell
10 12 (4.33%) XAML
11 9 (3.25%) COBOL
11 9 (3.25%) JCL
11 9 (3.25%) PHP
12 4 (1.44%) C++
12 4 (1.44%) VB
12 4 (1.44%) VBA
13 3 (1.08%) C
13 3 (1.08%) Delphi
13 3 (1.08%) Pascal
14 1 (0.36%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 55 (19.86%) Degree
2 34 (12.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (7.22%) SC Cleared
3 20 (7.22%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.25%) MCDST
4 9 (3.25%) MCSA
4 9 (3.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (2.89%) MCSE
6 6 (2.17%) MCP
7 3 (1.08%) MCAD
7 3 (1.08%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.72%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.36%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.36%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (15.52%) SLA
2 4 (1.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 91 (32.85%) Active Directory
2 23 (8.30%) vSphere
3 20 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (3.97%) XenApp
5 10 (3.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 10 (3.61%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.44%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.36%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (2.89%) SCCM
2 4 (1.44%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (1.44%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (1.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 56 (20.22%) Oracle
2 50 (18.05%) VMware
3 25 (9.03%) IBM
4 23 (8.30%) Citrix
5 14 (5.05%) Telerik
6 13 (4.69%) NetApp
7 12 (4.33%) HP
8 10 (3.61%) Adobe
8 10 (3.61%) Apple
9 6 (2.17%) Sage
9 6 (2.17%) SAP
9 6 (2.17%) Sitecore
10 5 (1.81%) EMC
10 5 (1.81%) Sun
11 4 (1.44%) Altiris
11 4 (1.44%) Dell
11 4 (1.44%) Lotus
11 4 (1.44%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.08%) JD Edwards
13 2 (0.72%) Juniper
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