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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 18 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 17 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 12.69% 14.21% 18.36%
As % of the Vendors category 48.57% 31.76% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 35
Median salary £70,000 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+80.64% +10.71%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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 Halifax region.

Vendors Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
35 85 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 26.12% 44.74% 57.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 57 94
Median salary £50,000 £44,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £25,000 £29,125
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 4 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Halifax

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 21 (46.67%) SQL
2 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 20 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 17 (37.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (26.67%) Finance
5 11 (24.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (24.44%) IIS
5 11 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (22.22%) .NET
6 10 (22.22%) Windows
7 9 (20.00%) ITIL
7 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 9 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 9 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 9 (20.00%) ETL
7 9 (20.00%) Cisco
7 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 9 (20.00%) TOGAF
7 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 9 (20.00%) Analytics
8 8 (17.78%) Oracle
8 8 (17.78%) C#
9 7 (15.56%) Database Tuning
9 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (13.33%) Legal
10 6 (13.33%) Firewall
10 6 (13.33%) HTML

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 11 (24.44%) IIS
2 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.44%) VoIP
3 1 (2.22%) DMZ
3 1 (2.22%) HSRP
3 1 (2.22%) IPsec
3 1 (2.22%) VLAN
3 1 (2.22%) VPN
3 1 (2.22%) VRRP
3 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 17 (37.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (24.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (11.11%) DTS
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) JIRA
1 1 (2.22%) Selenium
1 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Legal
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Architect
2 9 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 9 (20.00%) Digital Architect
2 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Architect
3 8 (17.78%) Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Administrator
4 7 (15.56%) DBA
4 7 (15.56%) SQL DBA
5 4 (8.89%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Monitoring Specialist
6 3 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 3 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) .NET
2 6 (13.33%) HTML
3 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (11.11%) Web Services
4 4 (8.89%) CSS
5 2 (4.44%) WCF
6 1 (2.22%) Ajax
6 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (2.22%) jQuery
6 1 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Debian
4 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (20.00%) Analytics
2 9 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (20.00%) ETL
2 9 (20.00%) ITIL
2 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 9 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 7 (15.56%) Database Tuning
4 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.11%) ERP
5 5 (11.11%) MVC
5 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (8.89%) TDD
7 3 (6.67%) BDD
7 3 (6.67%) Project Management
8 2 (4.44%) Database Security
8 2 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.44%) SDLC
8 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) SQL
2 8 (17.78%) C#
3 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.11%) VB
4 4 (8.89%) Java
4 4 (8.89%) Python
5 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.44%) A+ Certification
2 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.44%) MCP
2 2 (4.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.22%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (4.44%) SCCM
3 1 (2.22%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (2.22%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) OpenView
3 1 (2.22%) SCOM
3 1 (2.22%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Cisco
2 8 (17.78%) Oracle
3 5 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 3 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (2.22%) CA
5 1 (2.22%) F5
5 1 (2.22%) HP
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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