The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Loughborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank - 5 16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough - 21.15% 10.81%
As % of the Vendors category - 61.11% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 4
Average salary - £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Loughborough region.

Vendors Category
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 5.71% 34.62% 64.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 24
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Loughborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Loughborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Loughborough region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Loughborough

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Loughborough region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Data Entry
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Loughborough region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Junior .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Data Entry
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM