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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 499 649 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.23% 18.61% 18.02%
As % of the Vendors category 45.86% 41.60% 36.65%
Number of salaries quoted 445 541 563
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
1088 1560 1809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 39.75% 44.74% 49.16%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1265 1366
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 July 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Leeds

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 459 (42.15%) SQL Server
2 443 (40.68%) SQL
3 393 (36.09%) MS Excel
4 371 (34.07%) Windows
5 290 (26.63%) .NET
6 287 (26.35%) Active Directory
7 283 (25.99%) Agile Software Development
8 234 (21.49%) C#
9 231 (21.21%) VMware
10 211 (19.38%) Windows Server
11 184 (16.90%) MS Office
12 179 (16.44%) ITIL
12 179 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
13 173 (15.89%) Microsoft Certification
14 154 (14.14%) MS Exchange
15 143 (13.13%) Finance
16 142 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 138 (12.67%) Windows Server 2008
18 127 (11.66%) Oracle
19 125 (11.48%) Scrum
20 119 (10.93%) SAN
21 115 (10.56%) Citrix
21 115 (10.56%) ASP.NET
22 112 (10.28%) MVC
23 110 (10.10%) T-SQL
23 110 (10.10%) Microsoft Azure
24 109 (10.01%) Business Intelligence
24 109 (10.01%) Windows Server 2003
25 104 (9.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 103 (9.46%) Team Foundation Server

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
1 154 (14.14%) MS Exchange
2 84 (7.71%) SharePoint
3 80 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 75 (6.89%) IIS
5 60 (5.51%) Skype for Business
6 36 (3.31%) CloudStack
7 32 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
8 29 (2.66%) CMS
9 27 (2.48%) OpenStack
10 26 (2.39%) Apache
10 26 (2.39%) WebLogic
11 25 (2.30%) JBoss
11 25 (2.30%) WebSphere
12 19 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
13 18 (1.65%) Confluence
13 18 (1.65%) Office Communications Server
14 16 (1.47%) Tomcat
15 12 (1.10%) SAS
15 12 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
16 11 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 393 (36.09%) MS Excel
2 184 (16.90%) MS Office
3 30 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.46%) MS Project
5 5 (0.46%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.37%) Acrobat
6 4 (0.37%) XMetaL
7 3 (0.28%) Adobe Captivate
7 3 (0.28%) FrameMaker
7 3 (0.28%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.28%) RoboHelp
7 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 46 (4.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.28%) Primavera
4 2 (0.18%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.092%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.092%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 110 (10.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (4.78%) Office 365
3 23 (2.11%) PaaS
4 22 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (0.73%) SaaS
6 6 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.28%) IaaS
8 2 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.092%) AdWords
9 1 (0.092%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.092%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.092%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 119 (10.93%) SAN
2 88 (8.08%) Firewall
3 80 (7.35%) DNS
4 67 (6.15%) DHCP
5 51 (4.68%) LAN
6 48 (4.41%) WAN
7 40 (3.67%) TCP/IP
8 39 (3.58%) NAS
9 37 (3.40%) VPN
10 26 (2.39%) Internet
11 25 (2.30%) Network Security
12 23 (2.11%) Skype
13 19 (1.74%) VoIP
14 14 (1.29%) IP Telephony
15 11 (1.01%) Reverse Proxy
16 9 (0.83%) Intranet
16 9 (0.83%) VLAN
17 7 (0.64%) BGP
17 7 (0.64%) MPLS
17 7 (0.64%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 459 (42.15%) SQL Server
2 142 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 104 (9.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 99 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 94 (8.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 82 (7.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 73 (6.70%) Data Warehouse
8 60 (5.51%) SQL Server 2005
9 39 (3.58%) SQL Server 2014
10 37 (3.40%) MySQL
11 36 (3.31%) Hadoop
12 29 (2.66%) Big Data
13 26 (2.39%) Power BI
14 25 (2.30%) SSDT
15 24 (2.20%) Oracle Database
16 23 (2.11%) NoSQL
17 21 (1.93%) OLAP
17 21 (1.93%) QlikView
18 14 (1.29%) Relational Database
18 14 (1.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 103 (9.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 82 (7.53%) Visual Studio
3 46 (4.22%) Selenium
4 42 (3.86%) JIRA
5 36 (3.31%) SoapUI
6 29 (2.66%) Octopus Deploy
7 23 (2.11%) Git (software)
8 17 (1.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 11 (1.01%) TeamCity
10 10 (0.92%) SpecFlow
11 8 (0.73%) Cucumber
11 8 (0.73%) FitNesse
12 7 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 6 (0.55%) Eclipse
14 5 (0.46%) Jenkins
14 5 (0.46%) NUnit
15 4 (0.37%) ReSharper
15 4 (0.37%) Subversion
16 3 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 3 (0.28%) HP UFT
General
1 143 (13.13%) Finance
2 50 (4.59%) Legal
3 37 (3.40%) Retail
4 35 (3.21%) Telecoms
5 28 (2.57%) Marketing
6 24 (2.20%) Law
7 21 (1.93%) Back Office
8 20 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
9 18 (1.65%) Electronics
10 13 (1.19%) Games
11 12 (1.10%) Manufacturing
12 9 (0.83%) Banking
13 8 (0.73%) German Language
13 8 (0.73%) Local Government
14 7 (0.64%) Advertising
15 6 (0.55%) Investment Banking
16 5 (0.46%) Publishing
17 2 (0.18%) Automotive
17 2 (0.18%) General Ledger
17 2 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 276 (25.34%) Analyst
2 267 (24.52%) Developer
3 115 (10.56%) Support Analyst
4 107 (9.83%) .NET Developer
5 90 (8.26%) SQL Developer
6 66 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 65 (5.97%) Applications Support
8 59 (5.42%) C# Developer
9 56 (5.14%) Applications Support Analyst
10 52 (4.78%) C# .NET Developer
11 51 (4.68%) Consultant
12 48 (4.41%) IT Support
12 48 (4.41%) SQL Server Developer
12 48 (4.41%) SSIS Developer
13 45 (4.13%) IT Analyst
13 45 (4.13%) Senior Developer
14 42 (3.86%) SQL Analyst
15 41 (3.76%) Technical Analyst
16 39 (3.58%) Architect
16 39 (3.58%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 290 (26.63%) .NET
2 115 (10.56%) ASP.NET
3 86 (7.90%) .NET Framework
4 80 (7.35%) HTML
5 74 (6.80%) Web Services
6 71 (6.52%) WCF
7 48 (4.41%) CSS
8 45 (4.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 44 (4.04%) ASP.NET Web API
9 44 (4.04%) jQuery
9 44 (4.04%) XML
10 36 (3.31%) Entity Framework
11 25 (2.30%) AngularJS
12 18 (1.65%) HTML5
13 17 (1.56%) CSS3
13 17 (1.56%) SOAP
14 16 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 13 (1.19%) MDX
16 12 (1.10%) JSON
16 12 (1.10%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 72 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (4.22%) Data Centre
3 31 (2.85%) Clustering
4 29 (2.66%) Management Information System
5 25 (2.30%) Visualisation
6 21 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (1.65%) Data Integration
8 17 (1.56%) Computer Science
8 17 (1.56%) e-Learning
8 17 (1.56%) Replication
9 16 (1.47%) Mathematics
10 15 (1.38%) Blackberry
11 14 (1.29%) Mobile App
12 12 (1.10%) Client/Server
12 12 (1.10%) Data Structures
13 11 (1.01%) Statistics
14 9 (0.83%) Cyberthreat
14 9 (0.83%) Driving Licence
14 9 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
15 8 (0.73%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 371 (34.07%) Windows
2 211 (19.38%) Windows Server
3 138 (12.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 109 (10.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 91 (8.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 83 (7.62%) Linux
7 77 (7.07%) Windows 7
8 73 (6.70%) Unix
9 25 (2.30%) Windows XP
10 15 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (1.38%) Windows 8
11 12 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
12 11 (1.01%) Windows 10
13 8 (0.73%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.46%) AIX
14 5 (0.46%) Android
14 5 (0.46%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.46%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.28%) HPUX
15 3 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (25.99%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (16.44%) ITIL
3 125 (11.48%) Scrum
4 112 (10.28%) MVC
5 109 (10.01%) Business Intelligence
6 98 (9.00%) Project Management
7 77 (7.07%) ETL
8 69 (6.34%) E-Commerce
9 68 (6.24%) DevOps
10 66 (6.06%) CRM
11 63 (5.79%) SDLC
12 62 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
13 56 (5.14%) High Availability
14 53 (4.87%) Migration
15 51 (4.68%) Web Development
16 49 (4.50%) SOA
17 47 (4.32%) OO
18 46 (4.22%) BDD
18 46 (4.22%) TDD
19 45 (4.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 443 (40.68%) SQL
2 234 (21.49%) C#
3 110 (10.10%) T-SQL
4 103 (9.46%) PowerShell
5 70 (6.43%) JavaScript
6 47 (4.32%) Java
7 46 (4.22%) Python
8 41 (3.76%) VB.NET
9 36 (3.31%) Ruby
10 34 (3.12%) Bash Shell
11 25 (2.30%) Shell Script
12 11 (1.01%) PL/SQL
13 10 (0.92%) VB
14 9 (0.83%) Perl
15 5 (0.46%) VBA
16 4 (0.37%) C
16 4 (0.37%) C++
17 3 (0.28%) PHP
18 2 (0.18%) Go
18 2 (0.18%) R
Qualifications
1 173 (15.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 88 (8.08%) Degree
3 62 (5.69%) MCSE
4 36 (3.31%) ISTQB
5 35 (3.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 27 (2.48%) MCITP
7 25 (2.30%) ISEB
8 19 (1.74%) Citrix Certification
8 19 (1.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 18 (1.65%) MCSA
10 17 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (1.29%) MCP
11 14 (1.29%) Security Cleared
12 13 (1.19%) CCNA
12 13 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (0.83%) MCTS
14 8 (0.73%) CCA
14 8 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (0.55%) MCDST
16 5 (0.46%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (5.88%) SLA
2 43 (3.95%) QA
3 32 (2.94%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.92%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.46%) COBIT
6 5 (0.46%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.37%) DICOM
7 4 (0.37%) HL7
8 2 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 287 (26.35%) Active Directory
2 179 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (5.88%) vSphere
4 54 (4.96%) Hyper-V
5 48 (4.41%) XenApp
6 34 (3.12%) XenDesktop
7 33 (3.03%) Xen
8 30 (2.75%) XenServer
9 25 (2.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 25 (2.30%) Virtual Servers
10 19 (1.74%) Terminal Server
11 7 (0.64%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.28%) GlusterFS
13 3 (0.28%) KVM
13 3 (0.28%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.28%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 51 (4.68%) SCCM
2 39 (3.58%) SCOM
3 36 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (2.85%) Puppet
5 25 (2.30%) CA Wily
5 25 (2.30%) Cobbler
5 25 (2.30%) Tivoli
6 14 (1.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 12 (1.10%) Opsview
8 11 (1.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 11 (1.01%) Nagios
9 9 (0.83%) Cacti
9 9 (0.83%) FortiGate
9 9 (0.83%) Grafana
9 9 (0.83%) Graphite
9 9 (0.83%) Salt
10 8 (0.73%) WSUS
11 6 (0.55%) CA Single Sign-On
11 6 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 231 (21.21%) VMware
2 127 (11.66%) Oracle
3 115 (10.56%) Citrix
4 87 (7.99%) Cisco
5 50 (4.59%) HP
6 31 (2.85%) CA
7 30 (2.75%) Avaya
8 27 (2.48%) NetApp
9 25 (2.30%) EnterpriseDB
9 25 (2.30%) Nimsoft
10 22 (2.02%) Tableau
11 20 (1.84%) IBM
12 19 (1.74%) Sitecore
13 17 (1.56%) 3PAR
14 15 (1.38%) Red Hat
15 12 (1.10%) Dell
16 11 (1.01%) Apple
16 11 (1.01%) F5
17 10 (0.92%) Dell Compellent
17 10 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Strong Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networkers
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago