The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 516 611 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 19.01% 17.75% 16.78%
As % of the Vendors category 48.50% 39.78% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 462 509 498
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +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 Leeds region.

Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1064 1536 1902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 39.19% 44.61% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 910 1231 1378
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,900 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Leeds region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Leeds

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Leeds

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 452 (43.46%) SQL Server
2 439 (42.21%) SQL
3 380 (36.54%) Windows
4 360 (34.62%) MS Excel
5 293 (28.17%) .NET
6 288 (27.69%) Active Directory
7 264 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
8 251 (24.13%) C#
9 232 (22.31%) VMware
10 229 (22.02%) Windows Server
11 182 (17.50%) ITIL
12 173 (16.63%) Microsoft Certification
13 172 (16.54%) MS Office
14 171 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
15 149 (14.33%) MS Exchange
16 146 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
17 145 (13.94%) Finance
18 128 (12.31%) MVC
19 123 (11.83%) ASP.NET
20 122 (11.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 118 (11.35%) Citrix
21 118 (11.35%) Scrum
22 117 (11.25%) SAN
22 117 (11.25%) Oracle
23 109 (10.48%) Microsoft Azure
24 107 (10.29%) T-SQL
24 107 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
25 106 (10.19%) SQL Server 2008
26 102 (9.81%) PowerShell
26 102 (9.81%) Business Intelligence

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 149 (14.33%) MS Exchange
2 78 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 71 (6.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 67 (6.44%) IIS
5 43 (4.13%) Skype for Business
6 30 (2.88%) CloudStack
7 25 (2.40%) OpenStack
7 25 (2.40%) WebLogic
7 25 (2.40%) WebSphere
8 24 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 24 (2.31%) JBoss
9 22 (2.12%) CMS
10 21 (2.02%) Apache
11 18 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
12 16 (1.54%) Tomcat
13 14 (1.35%) Confluence
13 14 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
14 12 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 11 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
16 10 (0.96%) SAS
Applications
1 360 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 172 (16.54%) MS Office
3 28 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.58%) MS Project
5 3 (0.29%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.29%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.19%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.096%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.096%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.096%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.096%) RoboHelp
7 1 (0.096%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 42 (4.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.29%) Primavera
4 2 (0.19%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.096%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 109 (10.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (5.48%) Office 365
3 19 (1.83%) PaaS
4 18 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (0.77%) SaaS
6 6 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.29%) IaaS
8 2 (0.19%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 117 (11.25%) SAN
2 93 (8.94%) Firewall
3 84 (8.08%) DNS
4 69 (6.63%) DHCP
5 61 (5.87%) LAN
6 57 (5.48%) WAN
7 45 (4.33%) TCP/IP
8 36 (3.46%) VPN
9 30 (2.88%) NAS
10 23 (2.21%) Internet
11 21 (2.02%) VoIP
12 20 (1.92%) Skype
13 17 (1.63%) Network Security
14 15 (1.44%) IP Telephony
15 11 (1.06%) MPLS
15 11 (1.06%) Reverse Proxy
15 11 (1.06%) VLAN
15 11 (1.06%) Wireless
16 9 (0.87%) EIGRP
16 9 (0.87%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 452 (43.46%) SQL Server
2 122 (11.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 106 (10.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 88 (8.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 83 (7.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 69 (6.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 65 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
8 61 (5.87%) SQL Server 2005
9 40 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
10 35 (3.37%) Hadoop
11 34 (3.27%) MySQL
12 32 (3.08%) Big Data
13 28 (2.69%) NoSQL
13 28 (2.69%) SSDT
14 27 (2.60%) Oracle Database
15 23 (2.21%) OLAP
15 23 (2.21%) SQL Server 2016
16 21 (2.02%) Power BI
17 20 (1.92%) QlikView
18 19 (1.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 86 (8.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 74 (7.12%) Visual Studio
3 37 (3.56%) JIRA
4 30 (2.88%) Octopus Deploy
5 27 (2.60%) Git (software)
5 27 (2.60%) Selenium
6 21 (2.02%) SoapUI
7 13 (1.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 13 (1.25%) TeamCity
8 9 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (0.58%) Eclipse
9 6 (0.58%) ReSharper
10 5 (0.48%) NUnit
11 4 (0.38%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.29%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.29%) Subversion
13 2 (0.19%) HP UFT
13 2 (0.19%) LoadRunner
13 2 (0.19%) Toad
General
1 145 (13.94%) Finance
2 52 (5.00%) Legal
3 33 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 31 (2.98%) Retail
5 22 (2.12%) Marketing
6 20 (1.92%) Law
7 18 (1.73%) Back Office
8 15 (1.44%) Electronics
9 14 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (1.15%) Games
11 11 (1.06%) German Language
11 11 (1.06%) Manufacturing
12 9 (0.87%) Banking
12 9 (0.87%) Local Government
13 6 (0.58%) Advertising
13 6 (0.58%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.19%) Automotive
14 2 (0.19%) Military
14 2 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 267 (25.67%) Analyst
1 267 (25.67%) Developer
2 121 (11.63%) Support Analyst
3 111 (10.67%) .NET Developer
4 89 (8.56%) SQL Developer
5 67 (6.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 63 (6.06%) C# Developer
7 57 (5.48%) Applications Support
8 56 (5.38%) IT Support
9 54 (5.19%) C# .NET Developer
10 50 (4.81%) IT Analyst
10 50 (4.81%) Senior Developer
11 49 (4.71%) Applications Support Analyst
12 44 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support
13 43 (4.13%) IT Support Analyst
13 43 (4.13%) Team Leader
14 41 (3.94%) SQL Analyst
15 40 (3.85%) Consultant
16 39 (3.75%) SQL Server Developer
16 39 (3.75%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 293 (28.17%) .NET
2 123 (11.83%) ASP.NET
3 93 (8.94%) .NET Framework
4 81 (7.79%) HTML
5 69 (6.63%) Web Services
6 59 (5.67%) WCF
7 54 (5.19%) CSS
8 52 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 50 (4.81%) jQuery
10 47 (4.52%) ASP.NET Web API
11 40 (3.85%) XML
12 36 (3.46%) Entity Framework
13 31 (2.98%) AngularJS
14 20 (1.92%) HTML5
15 19 (1.83%) CSS3
16 17 (1.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 16 (1.54%) SOAP
18 14 (1.35%) KnockoutJS
19 11 (1.06%) REST
20 10 (0.96%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 75 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (4.13%) Data Centre
3 28 (2.69%) Clustering
3 28 (2.69%) Visualisation
4 22 (2.12%) Management Information System
5 20 (1.92%) Data Integration
5 20 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (1.73%) Replication
7 16 (1.54%) Blackberry
8 14 (1.35%) Mobile App
9 11 (1.06%) Statistics
10 10 (0.96%) e-Learning
10 10 (0.96%) Mathematics
11 9 (0.87%) Client/Server
11 9 (0.87%) Cyberthreat
11 9 (0.87%) Performance Metrics
11 9 (0.87%) User Experience
12 7 (0.67%) Computer Science
12 7 (0.67%) Health Informatics
12 7 (0.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 380 (36.54%) Windows
2 229 (22.02%) Windows Server
3 146 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 107 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 100 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 90 (8.65%) Windows 7
7 76 (7.31%) Linux
8 62 (5.96%) Unix
9 21 (2.02%) Windows XP
10 19 (1.83%) Windows 8
11 15 (1.44%) Windows 10
12 11 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (0.77%) Apple iOS
14 6 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
15 5 (0.48%) Android
15 5 (0.48%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.48%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.48%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.38%) AIX
17 2 (0.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (17.50%) ITIL
3 128 (12.31%) MVC
4 118 (11.35%) Scrum
5 102 (9.81%) Business Intelligence
6 80 (7.69%) ETL
6 80 (7.69%) Project Management
7 67 (6.44%) CRM
8 64 (6.15%) DevOps
9 57 (5.48%) E-Commerce
10 56 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
10 56 (5.38%) Mentoring
10 56 (5.38%) SDLC
11 52 (5.00%) Web Development
12 50 (4.81%) High Availability
13 48 (4.62%) TDD
14 47 (4.52%) OO
15 46 (4.42%) Time Management
16 42 (4.04%) Migration
17 40 (3.85%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 439 (42.21%) SQL
2 251 (24.13%) C#
3 107 (10.29%) T-SQL
4 102 (9.81%) PowerShell
5 83 (7.98%) JavaScript
6 45 (4.33%) Java
7 40 (3.85%) Python
7 40 (3.85%) VB.NET
8 31 (2.98%) Ruby
9 29 (2.79%) Bash Shell
10 24 (2.31%) Shell Script
11 10 (0.96%) PL/SQL
12 8 (0.77%) VB
13 7 (0.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 6 (0.58%) VBA
15 5 (0.48%) Perl
16 4 (0.38%) C++
17 3 (0.29%) R
18 2 (0.19%) Go
18 2 (0.19%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 173 (16.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (6.73%) Degree
3 55 (5.29%) MCSE
4 28 (2.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 24 (2.31%) ISTQB
5 24 (2.31%) MCITP
6 23 (2.21%) MCSA
7 22 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (1.73%) CCNA
8 18 (1.73%) Citrix Certification
8 18 (1.73%) ISEB
9 13 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 12 (1.15%) MCP
10 12 (1.15%) Security Cleared
11 11 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (0.67%) CCA
13 7 (0.67%) MCDST
14 6 (0.58%) CCNP
15 5 (0.48%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (5.29%) SLA
2 33 (3.17%) QA
3 29 (2.79%) Data Quality
4 12 (1.15%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.67%) DICOM
5 7 (0.67%) HL7
6 6 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.48%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 288 (27.69%) Active Directory
2 171 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (6.15%) vSphere
4 57 (5.48%) Hyper-V
5 55 (5.29%) XenApp
6 40 (3.85%) XenDesktop
7 29 (2.79%) Xen
8 28 (2.69%) XenServer
9 20 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 20 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
10 19 (1.83%) Terminal Server
11 7 (0.67%) VMware ESX
12 6 (0.58%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.48%) GlusterFS
13 5 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (0.48%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.19%) KVM
14 2 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.096%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 53 (5.10%) SCCM
2 36 (3.46%) SCOM
3 31 (2.98%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (2.88%) Puppet
5 24 (2.31%) Cobbler
5 24 (2.31%) Tivoli
6 20 (1.92%) CA Wily
7 14 (1.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 11 (1.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 8 (0.77%) WSUS
10 7 (0.67%) Nagios
10 7 (0.67%) Opsview
11 6 (0.58%) CA Single Sign-On
11 6 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
11 6 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
12 5 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
12 5 (0.48%) FortiGate
12 5 (0.48%) Grafana
12 5 (0.48%) Graphite
12 5 (0.48%) Salt
Vendors
1 232 (22.31%) VMware
2 118 (11.35%) Citrix
3 117 (11.25%) Oracle
4 94 (9.04%) Cisco
5 39 (3.75%) HP
6 38 (3.65%) Avaya
7 29 (2.79%) NetApp
8 26 (2.50%) CA
9 24 (2.31%) EnterpriseDB
10 22 (2.12%) IBM
11 21 (2.02%) Sitecore
11 21 (2.02%) Tableau
12 20 (1.92%) Nimsoft
13 18 (1.73%) 3PAR
14 12 (1.15%) Apple
14 12 (1.15%) Dell
15 11 (1.06%) Red Hat
16 9 (0.87%) Civica
16 9 (0.87%) EMC
16 9 (0.87%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £12000 - £14000 per annum + Excellent benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Bonus + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,500 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + profit related bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago