The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 17 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 15 40 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 13.76% 22.99% 24.40%
As % of the Vendors category 68.18% 47.62% 33.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 39
Median salary £70,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% +21.42%
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 Halifax region.

Vendors Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22 84 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 20.18% 48.28% 72.02%
Number of salaries quoted 20 53 106
Median salary £55,000 £44,581 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% +18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,845 £30,120
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Halifax

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Halifax

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 17 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
1 20 (60.61%) MS Excel
2 18 (54.55%) SQL
3 16 (48.48%) Finance
3 16 (48.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (42.42%) Management Information System
5 14 (42.42%) Data Modelling
5 14 (42.42%) ETL
5 14 (42.42%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (42.42%) E-Commerce
5 14 (42.42%) TOGAF
5 14 (42.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 14 (42.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (42.42%) Analytics
6 11 (33.33%) .NET
7 9 (27.27%) C#
8 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
9 6 (18.18%) MVC
10 5 (15.15%) CSS
10 5 (15.15%) HTML
10 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
10 5 (15.15%) TDD
10 5 (15.15%) BDD
11 4 (12.12%) VB
11 4 (12.12%) Windows
12 3 (9.09%) ITIL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.03%) IIS
1 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (60.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) VLAN
1 2 (6.06%) WAN
2 1 (3.03%) DMZ
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) HSRP
2 1 (3.03%) IPsec
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) VoIP
2 1 (3.03%) VPN
2 1 (3.03%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 16 (48.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (42.42%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (42.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Architect
2 14 (42.42%) Data Architect
2 14 (42.42%) Digital Architect
2 14 (42.42%) SQL Server Architect
3 5 (15.15%) C# Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 3 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Lead C# Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.03%) Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) DBA
6 1 (3.03%) Legal Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (15.15%) CSS
3 5 (15.15%) HTML
4 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Debian
3 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (42.42%) Analytics
2 14 (42.42%) Data Modelling
2 14 (42.42%) E-Commerce
2 14 (42.42%) ETL
2 14 (42.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 14 (42.42%) TOGAF
3 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.18%) MVC
5 5 (15.15%) BDD
5 5 (15.15%) TDD
6 3 (9.09%) ITIL
6 3 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) SDLC
7 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.03%) Case Management
8 1 (3.03%) Presales
8 1 (3.03%) Process Improvement
8 1 (3.03%) Regulatory Compliance
8 1 (3.03%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) C#
3 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.12%) VB
5 3 (9.09%) Java
5 3 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (3.03%) SCOM
1 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
1 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco
2 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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