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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 9 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 128 111 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 16.93% 16.92% 14.36%
As % of the Vendors category 34.41% 35.35% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 96 90 98
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,000 £22,725
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
372 314 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 49.21% 47.87% 41.66%
Number of salaries quoted 301 226 266
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £49,800
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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -6 67 £43,500 +33.84% 12
Loughborough -10 7 £50,000 +72.41% 2
Kegworth +1 5 - -
Market Harborough -5 5 £30,000 +27.65% 2
Lutterworth - 2 £42,500 -
Coalville - 1 £25,000 - 1
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 148 (55.22%) SQL Server
2 115 (42.91%) .NET
3 111 (41.42%) C#
4 109 (40.67%) SQL
5 85 (31.72%) ASP.NET
5 85 (31.72%) MS Excel
6 80 (29.85%) Windows
7 63 (23.51%) CSS
7 63 (23.51%) JavaScript
8 61 (22.76%) Active Directory
9 60 (22.39%) HTML
10 52 (19.40%) MVC
11 50 (18.66%) VMware
12 47 (17.54%) .NET Framework
13 45 (16.79%) SQL Server 2008
14 44 (16.42%) Degree
14 44 (16.42%) ITIL
15 43 (16.04%) Oracle
15 43 (16.04%) MS Office
16 40 (14.93%) jQuery
17 39 (14.55%) SLA
18 38 (14.18%) T-SQL
19 37 (13.81%) SQL Server 2012
20 36 (13.43%) Retail
21 35 (13.06%) SQL Server 2005
22 32 (11.94%) ASP.NET MVC
23 31 (11.57%) Microsoft Azure
23 31 (11.57%) Windows Server
24 30 (11.19%) XML
25 29 (10.82%) SOAP

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 19 (7.09%) IIS
2 18 (6.72%) MS Exchange
3 12 (4.48%) CICS
4 8 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (2.99%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.12%) CMS
6 3 (1.12%) Plone
6 3 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.12%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 85 (31.72%) MS Excel
2 43 (16.04%) MS Office
3 5 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.87%) MS Project
4 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.36%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.87%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.87%) Infor SunSystems
3 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.75%) MetaTrader
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.37%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.37%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.10%) Office 365
3 3 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.75%) IaaS
4 2 (0.75%) SaaS
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.37%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.60%) Internet
2 13 (4.85%) SAN
3 12 (4.48%) DHCP
3 12 (4.48%) DNS
3 12 (4.48%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.99%) LAN
4 8 (2.99%) VoIP
5 7 (2.61%) Remote Desktop
5 7 (2.61%) WAN
6 5 (1.87%) Broadband
6 5 (1.87%) Wireless
7 3 (1.12%) Firewall
8 2 (0.75%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.75%) Junos
9 1 (0.37%) NAS
9 1 (0.37%) Skype
9 1 (0.37%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (55.22%) SQL Server
2 45 (16.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (13.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 35 (13.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (7.09%) Relational Database
5 19 (7.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (5.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (4.48%) DB2
10 8 (2.99%) DTS
11 7 (2.61%) Big Data
12 5 (1.87%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
14 2 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.75%) BusinessObjects XI
14 2 (0.75%) MS Access
14 2 (0.75%) MySQL
14 2 (0.75%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.75%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 28 (10.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (10.07%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Blend
3 3 (1.12%) NUnit
4 2 (0.75%) Selenium
5 1 (0.37%) MSTest
General
1 36 (13.43%) Retail
2 21 (7.84%) Banking
3 19 (7.09%) International Banking
4 14 (5.22%) Finance
5 13 (4.85%) Manufacturing
6 12 (4.48%) Marketing
7 10 (3.73%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.49%) Advertising
9 3 (1.12%) French Language
9 3 (1.12%) German Language
9 3 (1.12%) Italian Language
9 3 (1.12%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.37%) Automotive
10 1 (0.37%) Back Office
10 1 (0.37%) Electronics
10 1 (0.37%) Front Office
10 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 111 (41.42%) Developer
2 61 (22.76%) C# Developer
3 50 (18.66%) .NET Developer
4 46 (17.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (15.30%) Analyst
5 41 (15.30%) C# Software Developer
6 38 (14.18%) Senior Developer
7 37 (13.81%) Software Developer
8 35 (13.06%) SQL Developer
9 33 (12.31%) .NET Software Developer
10 32 (11.94%) ASP.NET Developer
11 31 (11.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 30 (11.19%) Senior SQL Developer
13 27 (10.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 27 (10.07%) SQL Server Developer
14 26 (9.70%) JavaScript Developer
14 26 (9.70%) Senior .NET Developer
14 26 (9.70%) Senior C# Developer
15 25 (9.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 24 (8.96%) Senior SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (42.91%) .NET
2 85 (31.72%) ASP.NET
3 63 (23.51%) CSS
4 60 (22.39%) HTML
5 47 (17.54%) .NET Framework
6 40 (14.93%) jQuery
7 32 (11.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (11.19%) XML
9 29 (10.82%) SOAP
10 28 (10.45%) Web Services
11 25 (9.33%) Ajax
12 24 (8.96%) HTML5
13 23 (8.58%) XHTML
13 23 (8.58%) XSD
13 23 (8.58%) XSLT
14 16 (5.97%) AngularJS
15 15 (5.60%) Silverlight
16 13 (4.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 10 (3.73%) WPF
18 9 (3.36%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.60%) User Experience
3 13 (4.85%) Mainframe
4 11 (4.10%) Driving Licence
5 7 (2.61%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.24%) Clustering
7 5 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.87%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.12%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.75%) CMDB
9 2 (0.75%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.75%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.75%) Life Science
9 2 (0.75%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.75%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.75%) Xbox
10 1 (0.37%) Fintech
10 1 (0.37%) Replication
10 1 (0.37%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 80 (29.85%) Windows
2 31 (11.57%) Windows Server
3 23 (8.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (8.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (4.10%) OS/390
4 11 (4.10%) zOS
5 9 (3.36%) Linux
6 8 (2.99%) Windows 7
7 7 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.87%) Unix
9 4 (1.49%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.75%) AIX
10 2 (0.75%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.75%) CentOS
10 2 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.75%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.37%) Android
11 1 (0.37%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (19.40%) MVC
2 44 (16.42%) ITIL
3 28 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (10.07%) Continuous Improvement
5 24 (8.96%) Line Management
6 23 (8.58%) Service Delivery
7 20 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
8 19 (7.09%) Mentoring
9 16 (5.97%) ERP
9 16 (5.97%) ITIL V3
9 16 (5.97%) Project Management
10 15 (5.60%) OO
11 14 (5.22%) Change Management
11 14 (5.22%) Incident Management
11 14 (5.22%) Web Development
12 13 (4.85%) ETL
13 12 (4.48%) Asset Management
13 12 (4.48%) Unit Testing
14 11 (4.10%) Service Management
14 11 (4.10%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (41.42%) C#
2 109 (40.67%) SQL
3 63 (23.51%) JavaScript
4 38 (14.18%) T-SQL
5 23 (8.58%) VB.NET
6 21 (7.84%) Java
7 17 (6.34%) VBScript
8 13 (4.85%) PowerShell
9 12 (4.48%) COBOL
9 12 (4.48%) JCL
10 10 (3.73%) Python
11 8 (2.99%) XAML
12 6 (2.24%) PHP
12 6 (2.24%) VB
13 3 (1.12%) C
14 2 (0.75%) VBA
14 2 (0.75%) VC++
15 1 (0.37%) C++
15 1 (0.37%) Scala
15 1 (0.37%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 44 (16.42%) Degree
2 27 (10.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (5.22%) SC Cleared
3 14 (5.22%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.36%) MCDST
5 8 (2.99%) MCSA
6 7 (2.61%) MCP
7 5 (1.87%) MCSE
7 5 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.12%) CCNA
9 3 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.75%) CCNP
10 2 (0.75%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (0.75%) MCTS
11 1 (0.37%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.37%) ACSP
11 1 (0.37%) ACTC
11 1 (0.37%) CCENT
11 1 (0.37%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (14.55%) SLA
2 5 (1.87%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.75%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 61 (22.76%) Active Directory
2 24 (8.96%) vSphere
3 19 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (4.48%) Hyper-V
5 10 (3.73%) XenApp
6 9 (3.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.37%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (4.10%) SCCM
2 5 (1.87%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (1.87%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (1.87%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (18.66%) VMware
2 43 (16.04%) Oracle
3 27 (10.07%) IBM
4 14 (5.22%) Citrix
5 13 (4.85%) HP
6 10 (3.73%) Adobe
6 10 (3.73%) NetApp
6 10 (3.73%) Telerik
7 7 (2.61%) Sitecore
8 6 (2.24%) EMC
8 6 (2.24%) Sage
9 5 (1.87%) Altiris
9 5 (1.87%) Dell
9 5 (1.87%) Sun
10 4 (1.49%) Cisco
10 4 (1.49%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.49%) SAP
11 3 (1.12%) JD Edwards
11 3 (1.12%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.75%) Apple
Market Harborough
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Modis
Posted: Yesterday
Coalville, Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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Posted: Yesterday
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