The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Castleford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 18.75% 28.57% 11.11%
As % of the Vendors category 75.00% 80.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Median salary £21,500 £22,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -13.46%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.59% +2.66%
Microsoft
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Castleford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 25.00% 35.71% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 7
Median salary £30,000 £22,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.46%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

The demand trend of job ads across the Castleford region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Castleford

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Castleford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Castleford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Castleford region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Castleford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Castleford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Castleford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) Statistics
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Apple

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Castleford 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
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