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 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Rank 6 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 486 649 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.95% 19.32% 20.02%
As % of the Vendors category 48.17% 46.69% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 436 529 583
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%

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
1009 1390 1665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 39.34% 41.37% 45.53%
Number of salaries quoted 881 1120 1319
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 £25,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 1 March 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Leeds

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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.

1 433 (41.24%) SQL Server
2 416 (39.62%) Windows
3 408 (38.86%) SQL
4 399 (38.00%) MS Excel
5 324 (30.86%) .NET
6 285 (27.14%) Active Directory
7 268 (25.52%) Windows Server
8 261 (24.86%) C#
9 251 (23.90%) VMware
9 251 (23.90%) Agile Software Development
10 214 (20.38%) ITIL
11 200 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
12 183 (17.43%) MS Exchange
13 178 (16.95%) Microsoft Azure
14 171 (16.29%) VMware Infrastructure
15 169 (16.10%) Finance
16 144 (13.71%) Scrum
17 137 (13.05%) MVC
17 137 (13.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 135 (12.86%) MS Office
19 125 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
20 124 (11.81%) Firewall
21 121 (11.52%) ASP.NET
21 121 (11.52%) Windows Server 2012
22 116 (11.05%) Windows Server 2008
23 110 (10.48%) Citrix
24 102 (9.71%) Oracle
24 102 (9.71%) JavaScript
24 102 (9.71%) PowerShell
25 101 (9.62%) Degree

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
1 183 (17.43%) MS Exchange
2 101 (9.62%) SharePoint
3 89 (8.48%) IIS
4 63 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 38 (3.62%) CloudStack
5 38 (3.62%) OpenStack
6 35 (3.33%) WebLogic
6 35 (3.33%) WebSphere
7 34 (3.24%) JBoss
8 26 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2007
9 23 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2013
9 23 (2.19%) Umbraco
10 22 (2.10%) Skype for Business
11 18 (1.71%) CMS
12 17 (1.62%) SAS
13 15 (1.43%) Tomcat
14 13 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
15 10 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
16 9 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
16 9 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 399 (38.00%) MS Excel
2 135 (12.86%) MS Office
3 21 (2.00%) MS Project
4 19 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (1.62%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.57%) SPSS
7 4 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.38%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.19%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 16 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.76%) Visualfiles
4 4 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.29%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.19%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.095%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.095%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 178 (16.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 86 (8.19%) Office 365
3 54 (5.14%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (2.67%) PaaS
5 21 (2.00%) SaaS
6 5 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.19%) IaaS
8 1 (0.095%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.095%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.095%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.095%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.095%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.095%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.095%) Force.com
8 1 (0.095%) GitHub
8 1 (0.095%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.095%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.095%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 124 (11.81%) Firewall
2 93 (8.86%) SAN
3 88 (8.38%) DNS
4 77 (7.33%) WAN
5 76 (7.24%) LAN
6 70 (6.67%) DHCP
7 47 (4.48%) VPN
8 33 (3.14%) TCP/IP
9 30 (2.86%) VoIP
10 28 (2.67%) NAS
11 22 (2.10%) Internet
12 19 (1.81%) Remote Desktop
13 17 (1.62%) MPLS
14 13 (1.24%) ISDN
15 12 (1.14%) Wireless
16 10 (0.95%) IP Telephony
16 10 (0.95%) Software-Defined Networking
17 9 (0.86%) Network Security
18 8 (0.76%) Asterisk PBX
19 6 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 433 (41.24%) SQL Server
2 137 (13.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 125 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 98 (9.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 97 (9.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 75 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 64 (6.10%) SQL Server 2014
8 55 (5.24%) Data Warehouse
9 42 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 28 (2.67%) SQL Server 2016
11 16 (1.52%) Big Data
12 14 (1.33%) MS Access
12 14 (1.33%) MySQL
12 14 (1.33%) NoSQL
12 14 (1.33%) QlikView
12 14 (1.33%) Relational Database
13 13 (1.24%) Hadoop
14 12 (1.14%) OLAP
15 11 (1.05%) Oracle Database
15 11 (1.05%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 88 (8.38%) Visual Studio
2 85 (8.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 55 (5.24%) Octopus Deploy
4 44 (4.19%) TeamCity
5 32 (3.05%) Git (software)
6 31 (2.95%) Jenkins
7 19 (1.81%) Selenium
8 9 (0.86%) JIRA
9 8 (0.76%) NUnit
9 8 (0.76%) Subversion
10 7 (0.67%) SpecFlow
10 7 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (0.48%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.48%) FitNesse
11 5 (0.48%) SoapUI
12 4 (0.38%) gulp
12 4 (0.38%) NuGet
12 4 (0.38%) Robot Framework
12 4 (0.38%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 169 (16.10%) Finance
2 45 (4.29%) Telecoms
3 25 (2.38%) Marketing
4 24 (2.29%) Advertising
5 23 (2.19%) Legal
6 19 (1.81%) Retail
7 15 (1.43%) Law
8 9 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (0.67%) Back Office
9 7 (0.67%) Games
10 5 (0.48%) Local Government
10 5 (0.48%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.29%) Electronics
12 1 (0.095%) Automotive
12 1 (0.095%) Banking
Job Titles
1 269 (25.62%) Developer
2 176 (16.76%) Analyst
3 122 (11.62%) .NET Developer
4 88 (8.38%) Support Analyst
5 82 (7.81%) DBA
6 79 (7.52%) Windows Engineer
7 77 (7.33%) SQL DBA
8 75 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 75 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 74 (7.05%) Support Engineer
10 59 (5.62%) VMware Engineer
11 58 (5.52%) SQL Developer
12 54 (5.14%) C# Developer
13 52 (4.95%) DevOps Engineer
14 49 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support
15 48 (4.57%) Administrator
16 43 (4.10%) Applications Support
16 43 (4.10%) Architect
17 41 (3.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 41 (3.90%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 324 (30.86%) .NET
2 121 (11.52%) ASP.NET
3 93 (8.86%) .NET Framework
4 83 (7.90%) HTML
5 82 (7.81%) Web Services
6 73 (6.95%) CSS
7 66 (6.29%) WCF
8 63 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 62 (5.90%) ASP.NET Web API
9 62 (5.90%) XML
10 43 (4.10%) jQuery
11 42 (4.00%) AngularJS
12 41 (3.90%) Entity Framework
13 28 (2.67%) KnockoutJS
14 26 (2.48%) WPF
15 22 (2.10%) WinForms
16 19 (1.81%) HTML5
16 19 (1.81%) Sass
17 18 (1.71%) Ajax
18 17 (1.62%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 76 (7.24%) Data Centre
2 59 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (4.38%) Replication
4 29 (2.76%) Clustering
5 26 (2.48%) Management Information System
6 25 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (2.10%) User Experience
8 18 (1.71%) Driving Licence
9 16 (1.52%) Computer Science
9 16 (1.52%) N-Tier
10 12 (1.14%) e-Learning
11 11 (1.05%) iPad
12 9 (0.86%) Blackberry
12 9 (0.86%) HP StoreVirtual
12 9 (0.86%) NHS
13 8 (0.76%) iPhone
13 8 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
13 8 (0.76%) PKI
14 6 (0.57%) Public Cloud
15 5 (0.48%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 416 (39.62%) Windows
2 268 (25.52%) Windows Server
3 121 (11.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 116 (11.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 96 (9.14%) Linux
6 81 (7.71%) Unix
7 80 (7.62%) Windows 7
8 66 (6.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 29 (2.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 23 (2.19%) Windows 10
11 21 (2.00%) Windows XP
12 13 (1.24%) Windows 8
13 9 (0.86%) Solaris
14 4 (0.38%) AIX
14 4 (0.38%) HPUX
15 3 (0.29%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.19%) Android
16 2 (0.19%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.095%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (23.90%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (20.38%) ITIL
3 144 (13.71%) Scrum
4 137 (13.05%) MVC
5 97 (9.24%) DevOps
6 73 (6.95%) Disaster Recovery
7 72 (6.86%) Mentoring
8 62 (5.90%) Business Intelligence
9 59 (5.62%) ETL
10 55 (5.24%) Web Development
11 54 (5.14%) Continuous Integration
11 54 (5.14%) Project Management
12 52 (4.95%) High Availability
13 48 (4.57%) Capacity Management
14 47 (4.48%) SDLC
15 45 (4.29%) Change Management
15 45 (4.29%) Migration
15 45 (4.29%) Performance Tuning
16 44 (4.19%) TDD
17 37 (3.52%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 408 (38.86%) SQL
2 261 (24.86%) C#
3 102 (9.71%) JavaScript
3 102 (9.71%) PowerShell
4 99 (9.43%) T-SQL
5 41 (3.90%) Python
6 35 (3.33%) Ruby
7 33 (3.14%) Shell Script
7 33 (3.14%) VB.NET
8 29 (2.76%) Java
9 22 (2.10%) VBA
10 21 (2.00%) VB
11 12 (1.14%) Bash Shell
12 7 (0.67%) C
12 7 (0.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 7 (0.67%) TypeScript
13 6 (0.57%) C++
13 6 (0.57%) X++
14 5 (0.48%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.48%) VB6
Qualifications
1 200 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 101 (9.62%) Degree
3 58 (5.52%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (5.33%) MCSE
5 43 (4.10%) MCITP
6 38 (3.62%) CCNP
7 36 (3.43%) CCNA
7 36 (3.43%) MCSA
8 29 (2.76%) MCTS
9 22 (2.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 20 (1.90%) MCDBA
10 20 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 18 (1.71%) Citrix Certification
11 18 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
12 16 (1.52%) ISEB
13 15 (1.43%) MCP
14 14 (1.33%) CCA
14 14 (1.33%) CCIE
15 10 (0.95%) ISTQB
16 9 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (3.71%) SLA
2 25 (2.38%) QA
3 9 (0.86%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.86%) PMO
4 8 (0.76%) HL7
5 7 (0.67%) DICOM
6 3 (0.29%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.095%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.095%) UCITS
System Software
1 285 (27.14%) Active Directory
2 171 (16.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (8.86%) vSphere
4 57 (5.43%) XenApp
5 48 (4.57%) XenServer
6 46 (4.38%) Hyper-V
7 38 (3.62%) Xen
8 22 (2.10%) XenDesktop
9 21 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (1.43%) Terminal Server
11 12 (1.14%) Terminal Services
12 8 (0.76%) OpenSIPS
13 6 (0.57%) VMware ESX
14 5 (0.48%) KVM
14 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
15 2 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
16 1 (0.095%) BitLocker
16 1 (0.095%) Docker
16 1 (0.095%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 73 (6.95%) SCCM
2 46 (4.38%) SCOM
3 39 (3.71%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (3.71%) Puppet
4 26 (2.48%) Ansible
5 13 (1.24%) Tivoli
6 11 (1.05%) Cobbler
7 8 (0.76%) WSUS
8 6 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
10 4 (0.38%) DameWare
10 4 (0.38%) Opsview
10 4 (0.38%) PowerCLI
11 3 (0.29%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.29%) Icinga
11 3 (0.29%) Terraform
11 3 (0.29%) vRealize
12 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Clustering
12 2 (0.19%) OVSD
Vendors
1 251 (23.90%) VMware
2 110 (10.48%) Citrix
3 102 (9.71%) Oracle
4 94 (8.95%) Cisco
5 46 (4.38%) NetApp
6 41 (3.90%) HP
7 33 (3.14%) EnterpriseDB
8 30 (2.86%) Red Hat
9 29 (2.76%) Avaya
10 22 (2.10%) Dell Compellent
11 21 (2.00%) Dell
11 21 (2.00%) Tableau
12 19 (1.81%) EMC
12 19 (1.81%) Veeam
13 18 (1.71%) CommVault
14 17 (1.62%) Civica
14 17 (1.62%) Sitecore
15 16 (1.52%) Nimble Storage
16 15 (1.43%) Juniper
17 13 (1.24%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £80 - £100 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + holidays, pension etc
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus,
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Crimson Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits and flexible/home working
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Relocation package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago