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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 7 9 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 15 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 23.81% 13.64% 7.87%
As % of the Vendors category 68.18% 26.09% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 9
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +41.41%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 34.92% 52.27% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 12
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 23 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 37 (59.68%) SQL
2 27 (43.55%) Windows
3 25 (40.32%) SQL Server
4 20 (32.26%) JavaScript
5 18 (29.03%) ERP
5 18 (29.03%) Active Directory
6 17 (27.42%) Project Management
6 17 (27.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (25.81%) QA
8 15 (24.19%) Oracle BI EE
8 15 (24.19%) PowerShell
8 15 (24.19%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (24.19%) Validation
8 15 (24.19%) MicroStrategy
8 15 (24.19%) Middleware
8 15 (24.19%) SOA
8 15 (24.19%) ETL
8 15 (24.19%) 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%) .NET
11 9 (14.52%) ITIL
11 9 (14.52%) C#
12 8 (12.90%) Clustering
13 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET
13 7 (11.29%) Degree

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 2010
3 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.84%) Lync
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 2 (3.23%) Photoshop
5 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%) Wireless
3 3 (4.84%) VLAN
4 2 (3.23%) OSPF
4 2 (3.23%) DHCP
4 2 (3.23%) VPN
4 2 (3.23%) DNS
4 2 (3.23%) VoIP
5 1 (1.61%) Broadband
5 1 (1.61%) PBX
5 1 (1.61%) SAN
5 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.61%) BGP
5 1 (1.61%) Firewall
5 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.61%) VPLS
5 1 (1.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (40.32%) SQL Server
2 17 (27.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (24.19%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.45%) 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%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (38.71%) Developer
2 16 (25.81%) 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%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Software Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Service Desk Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Design Authority
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Design Architect
6 3 (4.84%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 2 (3.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.19%) Middleware
2 9 (14.52%) .NET
3 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.23%) CSS
4 2 (3.23%) Ajax
4 2 (3.23%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.23%) jQuery
4 2 (3.23%) Google Maps API
4 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (1.61%) Web Services
5 1 (1.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Clustering
2 5 (8.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (43.55%) 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%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) ERP
2 17 (27.42%) Project Management
3 15 (24.19%) SOA
3 15 (24.19%) ETL
3 15 (24.19%) Validation
3 15 (24.19%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (16.13%) Problem Management
4 10 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (14.52%) ITIL
6 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.45%) Service Management
7 3 (4.84%) IT Governance
7 3 (4.84%) Supplier Management
7 3 (4.84%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (3.23%) MVC
9 1 (1.61%) SEO
9 1 (1.61%) Pay per click
9 1 (1.61%) QMS
9 1 (1.61%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.61%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (59.68%) SQL
2 20 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 15 (24.19%) PowerShell
4 9 (14.52%) C#
5 2 (3.23%) Java
5 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.23%) VB
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%) CCA
5 1 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.61%) MCDST
5 1 (1.61%) MCTS
5 1 (1.61%) MCP
5 1 (1.61%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.81%) 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%) Opsview
2 1 (1.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) Business Objects
1 15 (24.19%) MicroStrategy
2 5 (8.06%) VMware
3 4 (6.45%) Apple
3 4 (6.45%) Citrix
4 3 (4.84%) HP
5 2 (3.23%) LANDesk
5 2 (3.23%) Google
6 1 (1.61%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.61%) BT
6 1 (1.61%) Avaya
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco
6 1 (1.61%) NETGEAR
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