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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 102 32 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 25.56% 9.82% 14.45%
As % of the Vendors category 50.25% 30.77% 30.49%
Number of salaries quoted 96 32 18
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +112.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
203 104 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 50.88% 31.90% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 194 95 69
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £57,000
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 3 September 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 91 (50.28%) MS Excel
2 80 (44.20%) Finance
3 78 (43.09%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (40.88%) .NET
5 73 (40.33%) SQL
6 61 (33.70%) MS Office
7 59 (32.60%) Scrum
8 52 (28.73%) Windows
9 47 (25.97%) Active Directory
10 46 (25.41%) Project Management
11 41 (22.65%) SaaS
12 40 (22.10%) Software Delivery
13 39 (21.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 38 (20.99%) VMware
15 34 (18.78%) Citrix
16 29 (16.02%) Social Media
17 24 (13.26%) XenApp
17 24 (13.26%) ITIL
18 23 (12.71%) XenServer
19 22 (12.15%) NetScaler
20 20 (11.05%) Cisco Certification
21 19 (10.50%) VMware Infrastructure
22 18 (9.94%) CCNA
22 18 (9.94%) Linux
22 18 (9.94%) ACCA
22 18 (9.94%) CIMA
23 17 (9.39%) IIS
23 17 (9.39%) DNS
24 16 (8.84%) Waterfall
25 15 (8.29%) MS Project

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 17 (9.39%) IIS
2 14 (7.73%) MS Exchange
3 11 (6.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.55%) WordPress
6 1 (0.55%) Lync
6 1 (0.55%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 91 (50.28%) MS Excel
2 61 (33.70%) MS Office
3 15 (8.29%) MS Project
4 10 (5.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.76%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (5.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 41 (22.65%) SaaS
2 12 (6.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.15%) NetScaler
2 17 (9.39%) DNS
3 14 (7.73%) TCP/IP
4 13 (7.18%) LAN
5 11 (6.08%) WAN
6 10 (5.52%) DHCP
7 9 (4.97%) SAN
8 6 (3.31%) NAS
9 5 (2.76%) LDAP
10 4 (2.21%) Internet
11 3 (1.66%) Firewall
11 3 (1.66%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.66%) ADSL
11 3 (1.66%) xDSL
12 2 (1.10%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (1.10%) VPN
12 2 (1.10%) IPv4
12 2 (1.10%) IPv6
12 2 (1.10%) iSCSI
12 2 (1.10%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.18%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.52%) RDBMS
2 10 (5.52%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.55%) MySQL
5 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.55%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 80 (44.20%) Finance
2 12 (6.63%) Marketing
3 3 (1.66%) Billing
4 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.55%) Banking
5 1 (0.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (45.30%) Analyst
2 44 (24.31%) Business Analyst
3 42 (23.20%) Project Manager
4 37 (20.44%) Agile Project Manager
5 36 (19.89%) Business Systems Analyst
5 36 (19.89%) Systems Analyst
6 26 (14.36%) Support Analyst
7 25 (13.81%) Agile Business Analyst
8 21 (11.60%) Technical Support
9 20 (11.05%) Technical Analyst
10 19 (10.50%) Technical Support Analyst
11 12 (6.63%) Consultant
12 11 (6.08%) ScrumMaster
13 8 (4.42%) Software Manager
13 8 (4.42%) Business Consultant
13 8 (4.42%) Software Project Manager
13 8 (4.42%) Developer
14 7 (3.87%) Web Developer
14 7 (3.87%) Service Desk Analyst
14 7 (3.87%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (40.88%) .NET
2 10 (5.52%) ASP.NET
3 8 (4.42%) HTML
3 8 (4.42%) .NET Framework
4 7 (3.87%) CSS
4 7 (3.87%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (3.31%) Ajax
6 5 (2.76%) jQuery
7 4 (2.21%) HTML5
8 3 (1.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (1.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (1.66%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.55%) CSS3
9 1 (0.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.02%) Social Media
2 12 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.31%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.66%) CCTV
4 3 (1.66%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.66%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.10%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.55%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 52 (28.73%) Windows
2 18 (9.94%) Linux
3 12 (6.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (5.52%) Mac OS X
4 10 (5.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (4.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (4.42%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.31%) UNIX
8 5 (2.76%) Windows 2000
9 4 (2.21%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.55%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (43.09%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (32.60%) Scrum
3 46 (25.41%) Project Management
4 40 (22.10%) Software Delivery
5 39 (21.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (13.26%) ITIL
7 16 (8.84%) Waterfall
8 13 (7.18%) SEO
9 12 (6.63%) Analytics
10 11 (6.08%) CRM
11 10 (5.52%) ERP
11 10 (5.52%) Project Planning
11 10 (5.52%) People Management
12 8 (4.42%) Test Scripting
12 8 (4.42%) MVC
13 7 (3.87%) Business Continuity
13 7 (3.87%) Business Continuity Planning
14 6 (3.31%) Marketing Strategy
14 6 (3.31%) Digital Marketing
14 6 (3.31%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (40.33%) SQL
2 10 (5.52%) C#
3 8 (4.42%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.21%) PHP
5 3 (1.66%) Java
5 3 (1.66%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.55%) PHP5
6 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (11.05%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (9.94%) ACCA
2 18 (9.94%) CIMA
2 18 (9.94%) CCNA
3 5 (2.76%) Degree
4 3 (1.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.10%) MCP
5 2 (1.10%) HNC
5 2 (1.10%) HND
5 2 (1.10%) MCSE
6 1 (0.55%) CCIE
6 1 (0.55%) CCNP
6 1 (0.55%) CCIP
6 1 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.87%) QA
2 6 (3.31%) SLA
3 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (25.97%) Active Directory
2 24 (13.26%) XenApp
3 23 (12.71%) XenServer
4 19 (10.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (5.52%) VMware ESX
5 10 (5.52%) vSphere
6 6 (3.31%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.76%) vCloud
8 4 (2.21%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.66%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.10%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.55%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 38 (20.99%) VMware
2 34 (18.78%) Citrix
3 12 (6.63%) Google
4 10 (5.52%) HP
5 6 (3.31%) Cisco
6 5 (2.76%) EMC
6 5 (2.76%) NetApp
6 5 (2.76%) Veeam
6 5 (2.76%) Isilon
6 5 (2.76%) Nimsoft
6 5 (2.76%) Zerto
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle
7 2 (1.10%) Brocade
7 2 (1.10%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.55%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.55%) Juniper
8 1 (0.55%) IBM
8 1 (0.55%) 3PAR
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