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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 6 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 58 47 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 18.41% 14.29% 11.25%
As % of the Vendors category 35.58% 35.88% 28.46%
Number of salaries quoted 55 47 36
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £18,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
163 131 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 51.75% 39.82% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 152 129 120
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £21,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 83 (51.23%) MS Excel
2 60 (37.04%) Windows
3 54 (33.33%) MS Office
4 53 (32.72%) Finance
5 52 (32.10%) ITIL
6 48 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (27.78%) SQL
8 43 (26.54%) .NET
9 34 (20.99%) Project Management
9 34 (20.99%) Windows Server
10 32 (19.75%) Active Directory
11 30 (18.52%) Cisco
12 29 (17.90%) VMware
13 28 (17.28%) Scrum
14 26 (16.05%) SaaS
15 23 (14.20%) Stakeholder Management
16 22 (13.58%) Software Delivery
17 20 (12.35%) Citrix
18 19 (11.73%) Marketing
18 19 (11.73%) Lync
19 18 (11.11%) Analytics
20 17 (10.49%) SEO
20 17 (10.49%) Cisco Certification
20 17 (10.49%) Social Media
20 17 (10.49%) Google Analytics
20 17 (10.49%) VMware Infrastructure
20 17 (10.49%) Google
20 17 (10.49%) Waterfall
21 13 (8.02%) ACCA
21 13 (8.02%) CIMA

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (11.73%) Lync
2 11 (6.79%) MS Exchange
3 9 (5.56%) IIS
4 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.62%) Umbraco
Applications
1 83 (51.23%) MS Excel
2 54 (33.33%) MS Office
3 10 (6.17%) MS Project
4 7 (4.32%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (16.05%) SaaS
2 17 (10.49%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.23%) IaaS
4 1 (0.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.02%) TCP/IP
2 11 (6.79%) SAN
3 10 (6.17%) DNS
4 9 (5.56%) Internet
4 9 (5.56%) LAN
4 9 (5.56%) WAN
5 8 (4.94%) MPLS
6 7 (4.32%) 4G
6 7 (4.32%) Firewall
6 7 (4.32%) LDAP
6 7 (4.32%) LTE
6 7 (4.32%) NAS
6 7 (4.32%) PBX
6 7 (4.32%) Unified Communications
7 6 (3.70%) NetScaler
8 3 (1.85%) DHCP
9 2 (1.23%) VoIP
9 2 (1.23%) VPN
10 1 (0.62%) IPv4
10 1 (0.62%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.62%) NUnit
2 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (32.72%) Finance
2 19 (11.73%) Marketing
3 6 (3.70%) Brand Awareness
3 6 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.23%) Billing
4 2 (1.23%) Law
5 1 (0.62%) Electronics
5 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 71 (43.83%) Analyst
2 34 (20.99%) Business Analyst
3 26 (16.05%) Support Analyst
4 25 (15.43%) Project Manager
4 25 (15.43%) Technical Support
5 23 (14.20%) 2nd Line Support
6 20 (12.35%) Business Systems Analyst
6 20 (12.35%) Systems Analyst
7 18 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 18 (11.11%) 2nd Line Technical Support
7 18 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
7 18 (11.11%) Senior Manager
8 17 (10.49%) Agile Business Analyst
9 14 (8.64%) Consultant
9 14 (8.64%) Windows Support Analyst
10 13 (8.02%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
10 13 (8.02%) Technical Analyst
10 13 (8.02%) Technical Support Analyst
11 12 (7.41%) Applications Support
11 12 (7.41%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (26.54%) .NET
2 5 (3.09%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.47%) .NET Framework
3 4 (2.47%) Ajax
3 4 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (0.62%) ADO.NET
4 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 1 (0.62%) WCF
4 1 (0.62%) Web Services
4 1 (0.62%) WPF
4 1 (0.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.49%) Social Media
2 8 (4.94%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (2.47%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.85%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.85%) HP Storage
7 2 (1.23%) Fintech
7 2 (1.23%) Replication
8 1 (0.62%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 60 (37.04%) Windows
2 34 (20.99%) Windows Server
3 13 (8.02%) Windows 7
3 13 (8.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.70%) Linux
4 6 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.47%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (1.85%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.23%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.23%) Unix
7 2 (1.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (32.10%) ITIL
2 48 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (20.99%) Project Management
4 28 (17.28%) Scrum
5 23 (14.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (13.58%) Software Delivery
7 18 (11.11%) Analytics
8 17 (10.49%) SEO
8 17 (10.49%) Waterfall
9 11 (6.79%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (6.17%) ERP
11 8 (4.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (4.32%) BCP
12 7 (4.32%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (4.32%) Change Management
12 7 (4.32%) SDLC
13 6 (3.70%) Marketing Strategy
13 6 (3.70%) Mentoring
14 5 (3.09%) Presales
14 5 (3.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 45 (27.78%) SQL
2 6 (3.70%) C#
3 2 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (10.49%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (8.02%) ACCA
2 13 (8.02%) CCNA
2 13 (8.02%) CIMA
3 10 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (5.56%) Degree
5 7 (4.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.85%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.23%) MCP
8 1 (0.62%) CCA
8 1 (0.62%) CCEE
8 1 (0.62%) CCIE
8 1 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.62%) HP ASE
8 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.56%) SLA
2 6 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (19.75%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.79%) XenApp
4 9 (5.56%) vSphere
5 7 (4.32%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.09%) XenServer
7 4 (2.47%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.23%) Terminal Server
9 2 (1.23%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.23%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.62%) vCloud
10 1 (0.62%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (5.56%) SCCM
1 9 (5.56%) SCOM
2 3 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.23%) OpenView
4 1 (0.62%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.62%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.62%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 30 (18.52%) Cisco
2 29 (17.90%) VMware
3 20 (12.35%) Citrix
4 17 (10.49%) Google
5 12 (7.41%) BroadSoft
6 10 (6.17%) NetApp
7 8 (4.94%) HP
7 8 (4.94%) Polycom
8 7 (4.32%) SAP
9 5 (3.09%) Oracle
10 4 (2.47%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.23%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.23%) Dell
12 1 (0.62%) Apple
12 1 (0.62%) CommVault
12 1 (0.62%) Draytek
12 1 (0.62%) EMC
12 1 (0.62%) Juniper
12 1 (0.62%) TOWER Software
12 1 (0.62%) WatchGuard
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