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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 25 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 27.17% 18.75% 20.59%
As % of the Vendors category 58.14% 75.00% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 12
Average salary £31,250 £26,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £16,000 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £42,500 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
43 20 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 46.74% 25.00% 45.59%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 26
Average salary £30,500 £31,250 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% -28.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £16,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 21 (51.22%) Windows
2 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
2 13 (31.71%) SQL
2 13 (31.71%) MS Office
3 11 (26.83%) Finance
4 10 (24.39%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
5 9 (21.95%) C
5 9 (21.95%) SAS
5 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (19.51%) WAN
6 8 (19.51%) VPN
6 8 (19.51%) ITIL
6 8 (19.51%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (19.51%) Retail
6 8 (19.51%) Mathematics
6 8 (19.51%) Analytics
6 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (17.07%) VMware
7 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
8 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
8 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
8 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (12.20%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (9.76%) VMware ESX
10 4 (9.76%) IP Telephony
10 4 (9.76%) QA
10 4 (9.76%) CMDB

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 9 (21.95%) SAS
2 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.76%) Lync
3 4 (9.76%) IIS
4 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.44%) ColdFusion
5 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (31.71%) MS Office
1 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) WAN
1 8 (19.51%) VPN
2 4 (9.76%) LAN
2 4 (9.76%) VoIP
2 4 (9.76%) Firewall
2 4 (9.76%) Wireless
2 4 (9.76%) IP Telephony
2 4 (9.76%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (9.76%) SAN
3 2 (4.88%) NAS
4 1 (2.44%) DNS
4 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.51%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Selenium
2 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Analyst
2 8 (19.51%) Support Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) MI Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Report Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Performance Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Network Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Junior
6 3 (7.32%) Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Junior Test Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) HTML
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) jQuery
3 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.88%) CSS
4 1 (2.44%) LAMP
4 1 (2.44%) HTML5
4 1 (2.44%) CSS3
4 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Mathematics
1 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) CMDB
2 4 (9.76%) Statistics
3 1 (2.44%) iPhone
3 1 (2.44%) iPad
3 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
2 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
4 4 (9.76%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Root Cause Analysis
2 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (19.51%) ITIL
3 8 (19.51%) Analytics
4 5 (12.20%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (9.76%) MVC
5 4 (9.76%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (9.76%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.32%) Test Scripting
6 3 (7.32%) Regression Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Manual Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.44%) V-Model
8 1 (2.44%) Database Tuning
8 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) SQL
2 9 (21.95%) C
3 3 (7.32%) C#
4 2 (4.88%) C++
4 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.44%) PHP
5 1 (2.44%) PHP5
5 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) CCNA
1 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (9.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.44%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
2 3 (7.32%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) VMware ESX
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) VMware
2 4 (9.76%) Cisco
2 4 (9.76%) Apple
3 3 (7.32%) F5
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) BT
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