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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 43 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 37.07% 23.26% 18.35%
As % of the Vendors category 78.18% 40.82% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 41 17 28
Average salary £35,000 £25,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.25% -19.04%
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
55 49 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 47.41% 56.98% 36.71%
Number of salaries quoted 52 32 40
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £21,600 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
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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 18 April 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 35 (49.30%) SQL
2 28 (39.44%) Windows
3 27 (38.03%) SQL Server
4 26 (36.62%) .NET
4 26 (36.62%) C#
5 23 (32.39%) ASP.NET
6 22 (30.99%) JavaScript
7 20 (28.17%) Active Directory
8 18 (25.35%) Project Management
8 18 (25.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (23.94%) Finance
10 15 (21.13%) CSS
10 15 (21.13%) jQuery
11 14 (19.72%) Ajax
11 14 (19.72%) Visual Studio
12 13 (18.31%) HTML
12 13 (18.31%) MS Excel
12 13 (18.31%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (16.90%) MS Office
14 11 (15.49%) SharePoint
14 11 (15.49%) MS Exchange
14 11 (15.49%) SOA
14 11 (15.49%) MVC
14 11 (15.49%) Root Cause Analysis
14 11 (15.49%) QA
15 10 (14.08%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (14.08%) Problem Management
15 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (14.08%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (14.08%) XML

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (15.49%) SharePoint
1 11 (15.49%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.08%) IIS
3 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.82%) CMS
6 1 (1.41%) Kentico
6 1 (1.41%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (18.31%) MS Excel
2 12 (16.90%) MS Office
3 7 (9.86%) Photoshop
4 4 (5.63%) MS Visio
4 4 (5.63%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (5.63%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.04%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) HTTP
2 4 (5.63%) VPN
2 4 (5.63%) Internet
3 3 (4.23%) Firewall
3 3 (4.23%) Wireless
3 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.23%) LAN
3 3 (4.23%) VLAN
4 2 (2.82%) VoIP
4 2 (2.82%) WAN
4 2 (2.82%) DHCP
4 2 (2.82%) DNS
4 2 (2.82%) OSPF
5 1 (1.41%) SAN
5 1 (1.41%) BGP
5 1 (1.41%) MPLS
5 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.41%) Broadband
5 1 (1.41%) WLAN
5 1 (1.41%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.03%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (8.45%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (19.72%) Visual Studio
2 10 (14.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (11.27%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (5.63%) Ranorex
5 1 (1.41%) MSTest
5 1 (1.41%) NUnit
General
1 17 (23.94%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Marketing
3 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Automotive
5 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (33.80%) Developer
2 10 (14.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (12.68%) Team Leader
4 8 (11.27%) .NET Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Web Developer
5 7 (9.86%) SQL Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Web Team Leader
6 4 (5.63%) Web Development Team Leader
6 4 (5.63%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 4 (5.63%) Development Team Leader
6 4 (5.63%) Software Tester
6 4 (5.63%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (5.63%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (5.63%) DBA
6 4 (5.63%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Tester
7 3 (4.23%) Architect
7 3 (4.23%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.23%) Technical Design Architect
7 3 (4.23%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (36.62%) .NET
2 23 (32.39%) ASP.NET
3 15 (21.13%) CSS
3 15 (21.13%) jQuery
4 14 (19.72%) Ajax
5 13 (18.31%) HTML
6 10 (14.08%) XML
7 9 (12.68%) HTML5
8 8 (11.27%) .NET Remoting
8 8 (11.27%) Modernizr
8 8 (11.27%) ADO
8 8 (11.27%) OLE
8 8 (11.27%) OLE DB
9 6 (8.45%) Middleware
10 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (4.23%) Web Services
11 3 (4.23%) Google Maps API
11 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
12 2 (2.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Client/Server
1 8 (11.27%) Clustering
2 5 (7.04%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.63%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 28 (39.44%) Windows
2 4 (5.63%) UNIX
3 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.82%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.41%) Linux
5 1 (1.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.35%) Project Management
2 11 (15.49%) SOA
2 11 (15.49%) MVC
2 11 (15.49%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (14.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (14.08%) Problem Management
4 8 (11.27%) Web Design
4 8 (11.27%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (11.27%) ITIL
4 8 (11.27%) ERP
5 6 (8.45%) ETL
5 6 (8.45%) Validation
5 6 (8.45%) Service Management
6 4 (5.63%) Web Development
6 4 (5.63%) Test Scripting
6 4 (5.63%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2
6 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.63%) Regression Testing
7 3 (4.23%) OO
Programming Languages
1 35 (49.30%) SQL
2 26 (36.62%) C#
3 22 (30.99%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.08%) VB
5 6 (8.45%) PowerShell
6 5 (7.04%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.63%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.23%) Java
9 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (25.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.27%) MCAD
2 8 (11.27%) MCSD
3 7 (9.86%) Degree
4 4 (5.63%) MCSE
5 3 (4.23%) MCSA
5 3 (4.23%) MCP
5 3 (4.23%) MCTS
5 3 (4.23%) MCITP
6 2 (2.82%) CCNA
6 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.41%) CCA
7 1 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.41%) HND
7 1 (1.41%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.49%) QA
2 8 (11.27%) WCAG
3 6 (8.45%) SLA
4 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (28.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.82%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.41%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.41%) vSphere
4 1 (1.41%) XenApp
4 1 (1.41%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.41%) Nagios
2 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (11.27%) Oracle
2 6 (8.45%) Business Objects
2 6 (8.45%) MicroStrategy
3 5 (7.04%) VMware
4 4 (5.63%) Citrix
5 3 (4.23%) HP
5 3 (4.23%) Google
6 2 (2.82%) LANDesk
6 2 (2.82%) Capita
6 2 (2.82%) Apple
7 1 (1.41%) Veritas
7 1 (1.41%) Avaya
7 1 (1.41%) McAfee
7 1 (1.41%) BT
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco
7 1 (1.41%) NETGEAR
7 1 (1.41%) Fortinet
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