The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Huddersfield region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 8 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 15 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 23.08% 13.95% 9.68%
As % of the Vendors category 75.00% 26.09% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 11
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +81.81%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 30.77% 53.49% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 14
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +41.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
West Yorkshire

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 1 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 38 (61.29%) SQL
2 28 (45.16%) Windows
3 25 (40.32%) SQL Server
4 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
5 19 (30.65%) ERP
6 18 (29.03%) Active Directory
6 18 (29.03%) Project Management
6 18 (29.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (27.42%) QA
8 16 (25.81%) Oracle BI EE
8 16 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (25.81%) PowerShell
8 16 (25.81%) Validation
8 16 (25.81%) Middleware
8 16 (25.81%) MicroStrategy
8 16 (25.81%) SOA
8 16 (25.81%) ETL
8 16 (25.81%) Business Objects
9 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (16.13%) MS Office
10 10 (16.13%) MS Exchange
10 10 (16.13%) Problem Management
11 9 (14.52%) ITIL
12 8 (12.90%) Clustering
13 7 (11.29%) C#
13 7 (11.29%) .NET
13 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (11.29%) Degree
14 6 (9.68%) SLA

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 10 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.84%) Lync
5 1 (1.61%) IIS
5 1 (1.61%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MS Office
2 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.06%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) LAN
2 4 (6.45%) WAN
2 4 (6.45%) Internet
3 3 (4.84%) WLAN
3 3 (4.84%) DNS
3 3 (4.84%) Wireless
3 3 (4.84%) VLAN
4 2 (3.23%) VPN
4 2 (3.23%) VoIP
4 2 (3.23%) DHCP
4 2 (3.23%) OSPF
5 1 (1.61%) BGP
5 1 (1.61%) MPLS
5 1 (1.61%) SAN
5 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.61%) PBX
5 1 (1.61%) Broadband
5 1 (1.61%) Firewall
5 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.61%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (40.32%) SQL Server
2 18 (29.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (25.81%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) MySQL
5 1 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.61%) Ranorex
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (38.71%) Developer
2 17 (27.42%) SQL Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Help Desk Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Service Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (8.06%) .NET Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Software Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Service Desk Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Design Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Design Authority
6 3 (4.84%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 2 (3.23%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.81%) Middleware
2 7 (11.29%) .NET
3 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.61%) HTML
4 1 (1.61%) Web Services
4 1 (1.61%) LAMP
4 1 (1.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Clustering
2 5 (8.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (45.16%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) ERP
2 18 (29.03%) Project Management
3 16 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (25.81%) Validation
3 16 (25.81%) SOA
3 16 (25.81%) ETL
4 10 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (16.13%) Problem Management
5 9 (14.52%) ITIL
6 4 (6.45%) Service Management
6 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.84%) IT Governance
7 3 (4.84%) Supplier Management
7 3 (4.84%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (1.61%) OOP
8 1 (1.61%) OO
8 1 (1.61%) Quality Management
8 1 (1.61%) Change Management
8 1 (1.61%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.61%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 38 (61.29%) SQL
2 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
3 16 (25.81%) PowerShell
4 7 (11.29%) C#
5 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.23%) VB
6 1 (1.61%) PHP
6 1 (1.61%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (11.29%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) MCSE
3 3 (4.84%) MCSA
3 3 (4.84%) MCITP
4 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.23%) CCNA
5 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.61%) CCA
5 1 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.61%) MCP
5 1 (1.61%) HND
5 1 (1.61%) MCDST
5 1 (1.61%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (27.42%) QA
2 6 (9.68%) SLA
3 4 (6.45%) ISO 9001
4 3 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.61%) XenApp
3 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) SCCM
2 1 (1.61%) Nagios
2 1 (1.61%) Opsview
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) MicroStrategy
1 16 (25.81%) Business Objects
2 5 (8.06%) VMware
3 4 (6.45%) Citrix
3 4 (6.45%) Apple
4 3 (4.84%) HP
5 2 (3.23%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.61%) Avaya
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco
6 1 (1.61%) BT
6 1 (1.61%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.61%) NETGEAR
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