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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 5 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 26 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 24.53% 25.89% 24.41%
As % of the Vendors category 47.27% 78.38% 52.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 27
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
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
55 37 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 51.89% 33.04% 46.46%
Number of salaries quoted 48 24 39
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
2 16 (41.03%) SQL
3 15 (38.46%) MS Office
4 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
6 9 (23.08%) .NET
6 9 (23.08%) C#
6 9 (23.08%) Finance
6 9 (23.08%) Windows 7
7 7 (17.95%) MVC
7 7 (17.95%) HTML
7 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio
7 7 (17.95%) ERP
8 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
8 6 (15.38%) CSS
8 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
8 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (15.38%) Service Delivery
8 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (15.38%) jQuery
8 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (12.82%) HTML5
9 5 (12.82%) CSS3
9 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
9 5 (12.82%) SCCM
9 5 (12.82%) VMware

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) Lync
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
2 15 (38.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) VoIP
1 2 (5.13%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) DHCP
2 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.56%) Ranorex
2 1 (2.56%) Selenium
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Marketing
3 3 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Leader
4 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (7.69%) IT Support
5 3 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Junior
5 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Support Technician
6 2 (5.13%) DBA
6 2 (5.13%) Server Support
6 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.13%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Graduate
6 2 (5.13%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) .NET
2 7 (17.95%) HTML
3 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 6 (15.38%) CSS
3 6 (15.38%) jQuery
3 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (12.82%) HTML5
4 5 (12.82%) CSS3
5 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.56%) MDX
6 1 (2.56%) LAMP
6 1 (2.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 9 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Vista
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) MVC
1 7 (17.95%) ERP
2 6 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
3 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.26%) CRM
4 4 (10.26%) TDD
5 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.13%) Regression Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Project Management
6 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.13%) Database Tuning
6 2 (5.13%) Database Security
7 1 (2.56%) Test Strategy
7 1 (2.56%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.56%) Line Management
7 1 (2.56%) V-Model
7 1 (2.56%) Manual Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) SQL
2 9 (23.08%) C#
3 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.69%) VB
5 1 (2.56%) PHP5
5 1 (2.56%) C
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) Java
5 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) MCITP
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.56%) MCSE
2 1 (2.56%) CCA
2 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
2 3 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) vSphere
3 1 (2.56%) XenApp
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) VMware
2 4 (10.26%) Citrix
2 4 (10.26%) BT
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) EMC
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