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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 16 25 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 53 37 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 14.68% 10.28% 15.70%
As % of the Vendors category 38.69% 29.84% 37.23%
Number of salaries quoted 51 37 26
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
137 124 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 37.95% 34.44% 42.15%
Number of salaries quoted 130 117 63
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £32,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £48,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 45 (57.69%) MS Excel
2 28 (35.90%) MS Office
3 24 (30.77%) Degree
4 21 (26.92%) Finance
5 15 (19.23%) C#
5 15 (19.23%) .NET
6 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET
6 14 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 13 (16.67%) HTML
7 13 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 12 (15.38%) CSS
8 12 (15.38%) Windows
8 12 (15.38%) Retail
9 11 (14.10%) ERP
9 11 (14.10%) Dynamics AX
10 10 (12.82%) Google
10 10 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (12.82%) Mentoring
11 9 (11.54%) LAN
11 9 (11.54%) E-Commerce
11 9 (11.54%) Cisco
11 9 (11.54%) SQL
11 9 (11.54%) Infor
11 9 (11.54%) Ajax
12 8 (10.26%) QA
12 8 (10.26%) jQuery
12 8 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (8.97%) Software Engineering
13 7 (8.97%) VMware

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 7 (8.97%) IIS
2 5 (6.41%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.28%) Lync
3 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 45 (57.69%) MS Excel
2 28 (35.90%) MS Office
3 6 (7.69%) MS Visio
4 5 (6.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (14.10%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.85%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) SaaS
1 7 (8.97%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) LAN
2 7 (8.97%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.41%) WAN
4 4 (5.13%) VoIP
5 3 (3.85%) PABX
5 3 (3.85%) Wireless
6 2 (2.56%) SAN
7 1 (1.28%) Internet
7 1 (1.28%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) NonStop SQL
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.56%) DB2
3 2 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.56%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (26.92%) Finance
2 12 (15.38%) Retail
3 7 (8.97%) Marketing
4 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
5 1 (1.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (46.15%) Analyst
2 14 (17.95%) Support Analyst
3 12 (15.38%) Junior
4 11 (14.10%) Developer
4 11 (14.10%) Web Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Business Analyst
5 10 (12.82%) Applications Support
5 10 (12.82%) Applications Support Analyst
6 9 (11.54%) Network Engineer
7 7 (8.97%) Junior Developer
7 7 (8.97%) Software Developer
7 7 (8.97%) Junior Web Developer
7 7 (8.97%) Junior Software Developer
8 6 (7.69%) Test Analyst
9 5 (6.41%) Junior Network Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Head of Project Delivery
10 4 (5.13%) Senior Support Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Consultant
10 4 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.23%) .NET
2 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET
3 13 (16.67%) HTML
4 12 (15.38%) CSS
5 9 (11.54%) Ajax
6 8 (10.26%) jQuery
7 7 (8.97%) HTML5
8 3 (3.85%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.56%) XML
9 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (1.28%) XSL
10 1 (1.28%) Middleware
10 1 (1.28%) WinForms
10 1 (1.28%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.97%) Mathematics
2 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.13%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.85%) Statistics
5 2 (2.56%) FMCG
6 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.38%) Windows
2 4 (5.13%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.28%) Solaris
4 1 (1.28%) Linux
4 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.10%) ERP
2 10 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (12.82%) Mentoring
3 9 (11.54%) E-Commerce
4 8 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.97%) Software Engineering
5 7 (8.97%) Web Development
5 7 (8.97%) Usability Testing
5 7 (8.97%) Fault Management
5 7 (8.97%) User Stories
6 6 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (7.69%) Line Management
7 5 (6.41%) Test Planning
7 5 (6.41%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (6.41%) Test Scripting
7 5 (6.41%) Release Management
8 4 (5.13%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (5.13%) ITIL
9 3 (3.85%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.85%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.23%) C#
2 13 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (11.54%) SQL
4 7 (8.97%) VB.NET
4 7 (8.97%) PHP
4 7 (8.97%) Java
5 2 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (30.77%) Degree
2 7 (8.97%) ACCA
2 7 (8.97%) CIMA
3 4 (5.13%) MCP
3 4 (5.13%) HNC
3 4 (5.13%) HND
4 3 (3.85%) A+ Certification
4 3 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.56%) ISEB
5 2 (2.56%) MCSE
6 1 (1.28%) CCNP
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.28%) PMP
6 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) QA
2 6 (7.69%) SLA
3 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (8.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.56%) vSphere
4 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) Google
2 9 (11.54%) Infor
2 9 (11.54%) Cisco
3 7 (8.97%) VMware
4 5 (6.41%) HP
5 4 (5.13%) VocaLink
6 3 (3.85%) Yahoo!
7 2 (2.56%) Citrix
7 2 (2.56%) IBM
7 2 (2.56%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.56%) SAP
7 2 (2.56%) Cognos
8 1 (1.28%) Sun
8 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.28%) Brocade
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Comprehensive package including heal
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 7 days ago