The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Market Harborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Market Harborough region.

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

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 7 - 3
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Market Harborough 18.52% - 50.00%
As % of the Vendors category 31.25% - 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 9
Average salary £19,000 - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Market Harborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
16 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Market Harborough 59.26% 33.33% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 12
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £37,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,400 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Leicestershire

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Market Harborough

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Market Harborough

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Market Harborough

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Market Harborough

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Market Harborough

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Market Harborough 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 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) XHTML
2 2 (33.33%) E-business
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Lync

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Market Harborough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Market Harborough 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (16.67%) DTS
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
1 1 (16.67%) Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) XHTML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Flash
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) E-business
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) SEO
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) Product Management
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) RUP
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) VMware