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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 12 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 15 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 17.05% 21.21% 20.69%
As % of the Vendors category 60.00% 53.85% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 24
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £34,800 £25,875
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £37,050
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
25 39 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 28.41% 39.39% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 22 33 30
Average salary £35,000 £44,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £35,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 24 (54.55%) SQL
2 21 (47.73%) Windows
3 18 (40.91%) SQL Server
4 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
5 16 (36.36%) Project Management
5 16 (36.36%) QA
6 15 (34.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (34.09%) ERP
7 14 (31.82%) SOA
7 14 (31.82%) ETL
7 14 (31.82%) Business Objects
7 14 (31.82%) Middleware
7 14 (31.82%) MicroStrategy
7 14 (31.82%) Validation
7 14 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
7 14 (31.82%) Oracle BI EE
8 13 (29.55%) MS Office
9 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
10 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
11 6 (13.64%) Finance
12 5 (11.36%) ITIL
12 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
13 4 (9.09%) ISO 9001
13 4 (9.09%) Service Management
13 4 (9.09%) Citrix
13 4 (9.09%) Clustering
13 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
13 4 (9.09%) Problem Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.82%) Lync
3 1 (2.27%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) MS Office
2 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) LAN
1 3 (6.82%) WLAN
1 3 (6.82%) WAN
2 1 (2.27%) DNS
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 15 (34.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (31.82%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.27%) Ranorex
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Developer
2 14 (31.82%) SQL Developer
3 12 (27.27%) Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Support Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Service Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Service Desk Manager
6 3 (6.82%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Service Manager
6 3 (6.82%) IT Support
6 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.55%) Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Tester
7 2 (4.55%) Junior
7 2 (4.55%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) Middleware
2 2 (4.55%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.27%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) HTML
3 1 (2.27%) LAMP
3 1 (2.27%) MDX
3 1 (2.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Clustering
2 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (47.73%) Windows
2 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Vista
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Project Management
2 15 (34.09%) ERP
3 14 (31.82%) SOA
3 14 (31.82%) ETL
3 14 (31.82%) Validation
3 14 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (11.36%) ITIL
5 4 (9.09%) Service Management
5 4 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.82%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (6.82%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.27%) OOP
8 1 (2.27%) OO
8 1 (2.27%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.27%) QMS
8 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.27%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) SQL
2 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
3 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.27%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) MCSA
2 2 (4.55%) CCNA
2 2 (4.55%) CCA
2 2 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.27%) MCDST
3 1 (2.27%) MCTS
3 1 (2.27%) MCITP
3 1 (2.27%) MCP
3 1 (2.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (36.36%) QA
2 4 (9.09%) ISO 9001
3 3 (6.82%) SLA
3 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) MicroStrategy
1 14 (31.82%) Business Objects
2 4 (9.09%) Citrix
3 3 (6.82%) Apple
3 3 (6.82%) VMware
4 2 (4.55%) LANDesk
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