The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 3 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 25 21 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 28.09% 18.26% 24.00%
As % of the Vendors category 58.14% 67.74% 49.32%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 30
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £23,950 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,550 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 Huddersfield region.

Vendors Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
43 31 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 48.31% 26.96% 48.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33 17 55
Average salary £30,000 £35,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.49% +10.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Huddersfield

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Huddersfield region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 20 (50.00%) Windows
2 17 (42.50%) MS Office
3 16 (40.00%) SQL
4 15 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 11 (27.50%) ERP
6 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
7 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (22.50%) Finance
8 9 (22.50%) Windows 7
9 7 (17.50%) QA
10 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
10 6 (15.00%) Project Management
10 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
10 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (12.50%) VMware
11 5 (12.50%) SCCM
11 5 (12.50%) C#
11 5 (12.50%) .NET
11 5 (12.50%) SOA
11 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
12 4 (10.00%) Middleware
12 4 (10.00%) Citrix
12 4 (10.00%) SLA
12 4 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
12 4 (10.00%) ETL
12 4 (10.00%) CRM

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 3 (7.50%) IIS
1 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (42.50%) MS Office
2 15 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) VoIP
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.50%) MySQL
7 1 (2.50%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
2 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.50%) Ranorex
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Marketing
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Support Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) SQL Developer
5 5 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (10.00%) Technical Leader
6 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Support Technician
7 3 (7.50%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) IT Support
8 2 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
8 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) .NET
2 4 (10.00%) Middleware
3 3 (7.50%) HTML
4 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.00%) CSS
4 2 (5.00%) jQuery
4 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.50%) HTML5
5 1 (2.50%) CSS3
5 1 (2.50%) LAMP
5 1 (2.50%) Ajax
5 1 (2.50%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.50%) UNIX
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) ERP
2 6 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (15.00%) Project Management
2 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 5 (12.50%) SOA
4 4 (10.00%) ETL
4 4 (10.00%) CRM
4 4 (10.00%) Validation
5 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.50%) MVC
6 2 (5.00%) Database Security
6 2 (5.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Database Tuning
6 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.50%) Manual Testing
7 1 (2.50%) V-Model
7 1 (2.50%) Web Design
7 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.50%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.50%) C#
4 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (7.50%) VB
6 1 (2.50%) PHP5
6 1 (2.50%) C++
6 1 (2.50%) Java
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.50%) MCITP
2 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.50%) MCSE
2 1 (2.50%) CCA
2 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) QA
2 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) XenApp
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) VMware
2 4 (10.00%) Business Objects
2 4 (10.00%) Citrix
2 4 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
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