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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 21 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 16.54% 30.70% 24.44%
As % of the Vendors category 33.87% 76.09% 41.51%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 20
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,500 £21,540
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £50,000 £36,400
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
62 46 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 48.82% 40.35% 58.89%
Number of salaries quoted 57 43 33
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (44.44%) Windows
2 17 (37.78%) MS Excel
2 17 (37.78%) SQL
2 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
3 15 (33.33%) MS Office
4 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (26.67%) .NET
5 12 (26.67%) C#
6 11 (24.44%) HTML
6 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
7 10 (22.22%) Visual Studio
7 10 (22.22%) CSS
7 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (20.00%) jQuery
8 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 9 (20.00%) MVC
9 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
9 8 (17.78%) HTML5
9 8 (17.78%) CSS3
9 8 (17.78%) AngularJS
10 7 (15.56%) TDD
10 7 (15.56%) ERP
10 7 (15.56%) BT
11 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
11 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
11 6 (13.33%) T-SQL
11 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
11 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.67%) IIS
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.44%) Lync
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (37.78%) MS Excel
2 15 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) LAN
1 5 (11.11%) WAN
1 5 (11.11%) VPN
2 3 (6.67%) VoIP
3 2 (4.44%) SAN
4 1 (2.22%) DNS
4 1 (2.22%) SMTP
4 1 (2.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Selenium
2 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.22%) Ranorex
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
2 3 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Developer
2 11 (24.44%) Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (17.78%) C# Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Support Analyst
5 7 (15.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) .NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Technical Leader
7 4 (8.89%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (8.89%) Technical Support
8 3 (6.67%) Applications Support
8 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Junior
9 2 (4.44%) SQL Server DBA
9 2 (4.44%) Junior C# Developer
9 2 (4.44%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.44%) SQL DBA
9 2 (4.44%) Junior Developer
9 2 (4.44%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) .NET
2 11 (24.44%) HTML
3 10 (22.22%) CSS
4 9 (20.00%) jQuery
4 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (17.78%) AngularJS
5 8 (17.78%) HTML5
5 8 (17.78%) CSS3
6 1 (2.22%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) iPhone
1 4 (8.89%) iPad
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Replication
4 1 (2.22%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.22%) UNIX
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.00%) MVC
3 7 (15.56%) TDD
3 7 (15.56%) ERP
4 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.11%) CRM
5 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Database Security
7 2 (4.44%) Database Tuning
8 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.22%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.22%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (2.22%) Analytics
8 1 (2.22%) Scrum
8 1 (2.22%) Web Design
8 1 (2.22%) Coaching
8 1 (2.22%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.22%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) SQL
2 12 (26.67%) C#
3 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.67%) VB
6 1 (2.22%) C
6 1 (2.22%) C++
6 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.89%) MCP
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) QA
3 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.22%) vSphere
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) SCOM
2 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) BT
2 5 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (2.22%) Logi Analytics
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.22%) EMC
3 1 (2.22%) NetApp
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