The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Dewsbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dewsbury 25.00% 25.00% 50.00%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 25.00% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £19,000 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 Dewsbury region.

Vendors Category
Dewsbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
12 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dewsbury 100.00% 100.00% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 4
Average salary £19,000 £47,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-60.00% +90.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Dewsbury

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Dewsbury

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Dewsbury

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Dewsbury

Microsoft
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Dewsbury

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dewsbury 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) IIS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Dewsbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dewsbury 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Junior
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) CRM Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) VMware