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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 14 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 89 147 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 13.61% 21.68% 19.42%
As % of the Vendors category 39.91% 44.95% 47.67%
Number of salaries quoted 84 117 103
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
223 327 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 34.10% 48.23% 40.73%
Number of salaries quoted 197 262 186
Median salary £42,500 £42,250 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% +3.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,550 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £70,000
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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -13 45 £42,500 -3.04% 11
Loughborough +5 19 £33,500 - 1
Market Harborough 0 5 £35,000 -4.10%
Hinckley +1 3 £34,000 - 1
Lutterworth +2 2 £19,750 -43.57%
Coalville -1 1 £35,000 +60.91%
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 85 (41.87%) .NET
2 81 (39.90%) C#
3 76 (37.44%) SQL
3 76 (37.44%) SQL Server
4 69 (33.99%) ASP.NET
5 67 (33.00%) MS Excel
6 59 (29.06%) MVC
7 56 (27.59%) Windows
8 47 (23.15%) CSS
9 45 (22.17%) HTML
10 44 (21.67%) JavaScript
10 44 (21.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 40 (19.70%) VMware
12 36 (17.73%) jQuery
13 35 (17.24%) Active Directory
14 30 (14.78%) Windows Server
14 30 (14.78%) .NET Framework
15 29 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
15 29 (14.29%) T-SQL
15 29 (14.29%) ITIL
16 28 (13.79%) MS Exchange
16 28 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
17 27 (13.30%) Microsoft Certification
17 27 (13.30%) NetApp
18 26 (12.81%) SQL Server 2012
19 25 (12.32%) SQL Server 2008
20 24 (11.82%) XML
21 23 (11.33%) MS Office
21 23 (11.33%) Visual Studio
22 20 (9.85%) 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 28 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 13 (6.40%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.43%) CICS
4 8 (3.94%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (3.94%) IIS
5 6 (2.96%) CMS
6 5 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.97%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.48%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.49%) Plone
9 1 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 67 (33.00%) MS Excel
2 23 (11.33%) MS Office
3 4 (1.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.94%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.99%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (7.39%) Office 365
3 4 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.48%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.48%) IaaS
4 3 (1.48%) SaaS
5 1 (0.49%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.88%) SAN
2 11 (5.42%) Wireless
3 10 (4.93%) LAN
3 10 (4.93%) WAN
4 9 (4.43%) VoIP
5 7 (3.45%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.46%) DHCP
6 5 (2.46%) DNS
6 5 (2.46%) Firewall
7 4 (1.97%) Internet
7 4 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.99%) LDAP
8 2 (0.99%) Skype
9 1 (0.49%) MPLS
9 1 (0.49%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.49%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (37.44%) SQL Server
2 26 (12.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (12.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (9.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (5.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (5.42%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (4.43%) DB2
9 8 (3.94%) MongoDB
9 8 (3.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.46%) DTS
10 5 (2.46%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.48%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.99%) MySQL
12 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.49%) Big Data
13 1 (0.49%) GIS
Development Applications
1 23 (11.33%) Visual Studio
2 17 (8.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.94%) TeamCity
4 5 (2.46%) Microsoft Blend
5 2 (0.99%) NUnit
5 2 (0.99%) Selenium
6 1 (0.49%) Subversion
General
1 18 (8.87%) Finance
2 11 (5.42%) Retail
3 9 (4.43%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (2.46%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.46%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.97%) Advertising
6 4 (1.97%) Banking
6 4 (1.97%) Marketing
7 3 (1.48%) French Language
7 3 (1.48%) Publishing
8 2 (0.99%) International Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Automotive
9 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Law
9 1 (0.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 80 (39.41%) Developer
2 47 (23.15%) .NET Developer
3 35 (17.24%) C# Developer
4 31 (15.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (13.79%) Analyst
6 26 (12.81%) ASP.NET Developer
6 26 (12.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (11.33%) SQL Developer
8 19 (9.36%) Senior Developer
9 18 (8.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 18 (8.87%) Team Leader
10 17 (8.37%) Software Developer
11 16 (7.88%) C# Software Developer
11 16 (7.88%) HTML Developer
11 16 (7.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 16 (7.88%) Senior SQL Developer
12 15 (7.39%) .NET Software Developer
12 15 (7.39%) JavaScript Developer
12 15 (7.39%) Support Analyst
13 14 (6.90%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (41.87%) .NET
2 69 (33.99%) ASP.NET
3 47 (23.15%) CSS
4 45 (22.17%) HTML
5 44 (21.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (17.73%) jQuery
7 30 (14.78%) .NET Framework
8 24 (11.82%) XML
9 20 (9.85%) Web Services
10 19 (9.36%) Ajax
10 19 (9.36%) AngularJS
11 18 (8.87%) SOAP
12 16 (7.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (7.88%) XSLT
13 14 (6.90%) XHTML
13 14 (6.90%) XSD
14 12 (5.91%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (5.91%) WPF
15 10 (4.93%) JSON
16 9 (4.43%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.42%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.43%) Mainframe
3 9 (4.43%) User Experience
4 7 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.97%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.97%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.48%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.99%) Clustering
7 2 (0.99%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.99%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.99%) Replication
7 2 (0.99%) Xbox
8 1 (0.49%) EPoS
8 1 (0.49%) Fintech
8 1 (0.49%) iPad
8 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 56 (27.59%) Windows
2 30 (14.78%) Windows Server
3 11 (5.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (4.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (4.43%) OS/390
5 9 (4.43%) zOS
6 8 (3.94%) Linux
6 8 (3.94%) Unix
6 8 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.99%) CentOS
7 2 (0.99%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (0.99%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (29.06%) MVC
2 29 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (14.29%) ITIL
3 18 (8.87%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (8.87%) Project Management
4 15 (7.39%) Line Management
5 13 (6.40%) OO
6 12 (5.91%) Data Modelling
6 12 (5.91%) ERP
6 12 (5.91%) Performance Optimisation
6 12 (5.91%) Process Improvement
7 11 (5.42%) TDD
8 10 (4.93%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (4.93%) Mentoring
9 9 (4.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (4.43%) Kanban
9 9 (4.43%) Multithreading
9 9 (4.43%) SDLC
9 9 (4.43%) Web Application Development
10 8 (3.94%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 81 (39.90%) C#
2 76 (37.44%) SQL
3 44 (21.67%) JavaScript
4 29 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 10 (4.93%) Java
5 10 (4.93%) VB.NET
6 9 (4.43%) COBOL
6 9 (4.43%) JCL
7 8 (3.94%) F#
7 8 (3.94%) PowerShell
7 8 (3.94%) Ruby
8 5 (2.46%) VB
9 3 (1.48%) XAML
10 2 (0.99%) C
10 2 (0.99%) C++
10 2 (0.99%) VBA
10 2 (0.99%) VBScript
10 2 (0.99%) VC++
11 1 (0.49%) Perl
11 1 (0.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (13.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (9.36%) Degree
3 15 (7.39%) MCSE
3 15 (7.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.96%) A+ Certification
5 6 (2.96%) CCNA
6 5 (2.46%) MCP
6 5 (2.46%) MCSA
7 4 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.48%) CCENT
8 3 (1.48%) CCNP
9 2 (0.99%) MCSD
10 1 (0.49%) ACSP
10 1 (0.49%) ACTC
10 1 (0.49%) MCITP
10 1 (0.49%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.39%) SLA
2 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 35 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.91%) vSphere
3 7 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.46%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.99%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.99%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.49%) XenApp
7 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (5.42%) SCCM
2 8 (3.94%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 8 (3.94%) Kibana
2 8 (3.94%) WSUS
3 2 (0.99%) SCOM
4 1 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.49%) SCSM
Vendors
1 40 (19.70%) VMware
2 27 (13.30%) NetApp
3 15 (7.39%) HP
4 13 (6.40%) Cisco
5 12 (5.91%) Citrix
6 10 (4.93%) IBM
6 10 (4.93%) Oracle
7 8 (3.94%) JD Edwards
8 6 (2.96%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.48%) 3Com
9 3 (1.48%) Draytek
9 3 (1.48%) EMC
9 3 (1.48%) NETGEAR
9 3 (1.48%) Telerik
9 3 (1.48%) ZyXEL
10 2 (0.99%) BT
10 2 (0.99%) Orchard
10 2 (0.99%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.99%) Veeam
10 2 (0.99%) Xamarin
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