The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 12 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 74 46 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 20.16% 12.37% 8.57%
As % of the Vendors category 53.24% 36.51% 18.90%
Number of salaries quoted 67 41 21
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -34.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
North Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
139 126 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 37.87% 33.87% 45.36%
Number of salaries quoted 121 114 107
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £66,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Harrogate

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 64 (50.39%) MS Excel
2 47 (37.01%) .NET
3 41 (32.28%) Finance
4 40 (31.50%) SQL
5 28 (22.05%) MS Office
6 27 (21.26%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (17.32%) Scrum
8 21 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (14.96%) Windows
9 19 (14.96%) HTML
9 19 (14.96%) Software Delivery
10 18 (14.17%) JavaScript
10 18 (14.17%) C#
10 18 (14.17%) Project Management
11 17 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (13.39%) ASP.NET
11 17 (13.39%) CSS
12 16 (12.60%) SQL Server
12 16 (12.60%) Active Directory
12 16 (12.60%) Degree
13 14 (11.02%) VMware
14 13 (10.24%) SaaS
14 13 (10.24%) jQuery
14 13 (10.24%) Retail
14 13 (10.24%) LAN
15 12 (9.45%) HP
15 12 (9.45%) TCP/IP
15 12 (9.45%) Cisco
15 12 (9.45%) PHP
15 12 (9.45%) Software Engineering

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 10 (7.87%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.30%) IIS
3 7 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (3.94%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.79%) WordPress
7 1 (0.79%) Lync
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.79%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 64 (50.39%) MS Excel
2 28 (22.05%) MS Office
3 7 (5.51%) MS Visio
4 6 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (3.15%) MS Project
6 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (8.66%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.24%) LAN
2 12 (9.45%) TCP/IP
3 11 (8.66%) WAN
4 7 (5.51%) SAN
5 6 (4.72%) NetScaler
6 4 (3.15%) DNS
6 4 (3.15%) VoIP
7 3 (2.36%) NAS
7 3 (2.36%) xDSL
7 3 (2.36%) iSCSI
7 3 (2.36%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (2.36%) LDAP
7 3 (2.36%) ADSL
7 3 (2.36%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.36%) Firewall
7 3 (2.36%) Internet
8 1 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.79%) VPN
8 1 (0.79%) IPv4
8 1 (0.79%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.60%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.94%) NonStop SQL
3 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.57%) SAP BI
4 2 (1.57%) DB2
4 2 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.79%) MS Access
5 1 (0.79%) MySQL
5 1 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
General
1 41 (32.28%) Finance
2 13 (10.24%) Retail
3 3 (2.36%) Billing
4 2 (1.57%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (38.58%) Analyst
2 20 (15.75%) Project Manager
3 19 (14.96%) Support Analyst
4 18 (14.17%) Developer
5 17 (13.39%) Junior
5 17 (13.39%) Web Developer
6 15 (11.81%) Business Analyst
7 14 (11.02%) Agile Project Manager
8 13 (10.24%) Business Systems Analyst
8 13 (10.24%) Systems Analyst
9 12 (9.45%) Applications Support
10 11 (8.66%) Junior Web Developer
10 11 (8.66%) Junior Software Developer
10 11 (8.66%) Applications Support Analyst
10 11 (8.66%) Junior Developer
10 11 (8.66%) Software Developer
11 9 (7.09%) Network Engineer
12 8 (6.30%) Technical Support
12 8 (6.30%) Agile Business Analyst
13 7 (5.51%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (37.01%) .NET
2 19 (14.96%) HTML
3 17 (13.39%) ASP.NET
3 17 (13.39%) CSS
4 13 (10.24%) jQuery
5 12 (9.45%) Ajax
6 11 (8.66%) HTML5
7 6 (4.72%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.79%) XML
9 1 (0.79%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.79%) LAMP
9 1 (0.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.66%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.72%) Social Media
4 4 (3.15%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.36%) CCTV
6 2 (1.57%) FMCG
6 2 (1.57%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.96%) Windows
2 8 (6.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (4.72%) Linux
4 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.94%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.94%) Windows 2000
6 4 (3.15%) UNIX
7 3 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.57%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.26%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (17.32%) Scrum
3 19 (14.96%) Software Delivery
4 18 (14.17%) Project Management
5 17 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (9.45%) Software Engineering
7 11 (8.66%) Web Development
7 11 (8.66%) ITIL
7 11 (8.66%) ERP
8 10 (7.87%) Mentoring
9 9 (7.09%) Test Scripting
9 9 (7.09%) E-Commerce
10 6 (4.72%) Migration
10 6 (4.72%) B2B
10 6 (4.72%) Line Management
10 6 (4.72%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (3.94%) Test Planning
11 5 (3.94%) Non-Functional Testing
11 5 (3.94%) Release Management
11 5 (3.94%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (31.50%) SQL
2 18 (14.17%) JavaScript
2 18 (14.17%) C#
3 12 (9.45%) PHP
4 11 (8.66%) Java
4 11 (8.66%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.57%) VBA
6 1 (0.79%) PHP5
6 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (12.60%) Degree
2 5 (3.94%) CIMA
2 5 (3.94%) ACCA
2 5 (3.94%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.15%) MCSE
4 3 (2.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (2.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (2.36%) CCNA
4 3 (2.36%) HNC
4 3 (2.36%) HND
5 2 (1.57%) MCP
5 2 (1.57%) ISEB
6 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.79%) CCIE
6 1 (0.79%) CCNP
6 1 (0.79%) PMP
6 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.72%) SLA
2 5 (3.94%) QA
3 2 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (12.60%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.09%) vSphere
3 7 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.72%) XenApp
4 6 (4.72%) XenServer
5 5 (3.94%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (2.36%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.79%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (11.02%) VMware
2 12 (9.45%) HP
2 12 (9.45%) Cisco
3 9 (7.09%) Infor
4 7 (5.51%) Citrix
5 4 (3.15%) VocaLink
6 3 (2.36%) Veeam
6 3 (2.36%) Zerto
6 3 (2.36%) Isilon
6 3 (2.36%) Nimsoft
6 3 (2.36%) IBM
6 3 (2.36%) EMC
6 3 (2.36%) Business Objects
6 3 (2.36%) NetApp
6 3 (2.36%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.57%) Oracle
7 2 (1.57%) SAP
7 2 (1.57%) Cognos
7 2 (1.57%) Brocade
8 1 (0.79%) Sun
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Harrogate, Yorkshire
La Fosse Associates Limited
Salary: excellent salary package
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, Yorkshire
AMsource Technology Limited
Salary: £30k-£50k + 25 days holiday, up to 8% contributory Pension, insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits include 25 days holiday, 8%
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + pensions and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
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Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago