The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 11 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 184 250 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 17.02% 20.85% 22.03%
As % of the Vendors category 42.99% 45.54% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 136 156 140
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the North Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
428 549 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 39.59% 45.79% 48.24%
Number of salaries quoted 343 355 315
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,450 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York -4 79 £32,500 -18.75% 22
Harrogate +5 54 £35,000 - 3
Middlesbrough +3 23 £40,500 +9.45% 3
Skipton -4 14 £37,500 +1.35% 1
Selby -10 2 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

1 163 (48.08%) MS Excel
2 110 (32.45%) Windows
3 93 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (26.55%) .NET
5 80 (23.60%) C#
6 78 (23.01%) SQL Server
7 68 (20.06%) SQL
8 62 (18.29%) JavaScript
8 62 (18.29%) VMware
9 60 (17.70%) Active Directory
10 55 (16.22%) ASP.NET
11 54 (15.93%) HP
12 52 (15.34%) HTML
12 52 (15.34%) jQuery
13 49 (14.45%) ITIL
14 46 (13.57%) VMware Infrastructure
15 45 (13.27%) Team Foundation Server
16 44 (12.98%) QA
16 44 (12.98%) CSS
17 41 (12.09%) MS Office
18 40 (11.80%) Finance
18 40 (11.80%) WCF
19 38 (11.21%) .NET Framework
20 37 (10.91%) Test Planning
21 34 (10.03%) Selenium
21 34 (10.03%) Unit Testing
22 33 (9.73%) Usability Testing
22 33 (9.73%) Degree
22 33 (9.73%) Software Engineering
22 33 (9.73%) MVC

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 28 (8.26%) SharePoint
2 27 (7.96%) MS Exchange
3 18 (5.31%) BizTalk Server
4 17 (5.01%) IIS
5 10 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.47%) Lync
9 5 (1.47%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.18%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.18%) Node.js
11 3 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.88%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.59%) CMS
12 2 (0.59%) EPiServer CMS
12 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 163 (48.08%) MS Excel
2 41 (12.09%) MS Office
3 14 (4.13%) MS Project
4 11 (3.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (2.95%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.29%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 16 (4.72%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.47%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.88%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.29%) Agresso
5 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.08%) SaaS
2 7 (2.06%) Google Apps
3 5 (1.47%) Office 365
4 4 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.59%) PaaS
6 2 (0.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.31%) SAN
2 16 (4.72%) TCP/IP
3 15 (4.42%) LAN
4 12 (3.54%) WAN
4 12 (3.54%) DNS
5 9 (2.65%) VoIP
6 8 (2.36%) Firewall
7 6 (1.77%) DHCP
8 4 (1.18%) Wireless
9 3 (0.88%) Internet
9 3 (0.88%) FTP
9 3 (0.88%) VPN
9 3 (0.88%) PABX
10 2 (0.59%) NAS
10 2 (0.59%) HTTP
10 2 (0.59%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.59%) Network Security
11 1 (0.29%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.29%) MPLS
11 1 (0.29%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (23.01%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (3.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (1.77%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.77%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (1.77%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 5 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (1.47%) OLAP
7 5 (1.47%) NonStop SQL
7 5 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.47%) PerformancePoint
8 4 (1.18%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.18%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (13.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (10.03%) Selenium
3 32 (9.44%) QuickTest Pro
4 27 (7.96%) JIRA
5 26 (7.67%) JMeter
5 26 (7.67%) eggPlant
6 19 (5.60%) NUnit
7 13 (3.83%) Visual Studio
8 6 (1.77%) FitNesse
8 6 (1.77%) Cucumber
8 6 (1.77%) SpecFlow
9 4 (1.18%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.18%) Toad
9 4 (1.18%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.59%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.59%) WatiN
11 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.29%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
General
1 40 (11.80%) Finance
2 16 (4.72%) Retail
3 10 (2.95%) Marketing
4 6 (1.77%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.47%) Advertising
6 2 (0.59%) Local Government
6 2 (0.59%) Military
7 1 (0.29%) Back Office
7 1 (0.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 88 (25.96%) Developer
1 88 (25.96%) Analyst
2 46 (13.57%) Test Analyst
3 26 (7.67%) .NET Developer
3 26 (7.67%) Performance Test Analyst
3 26 (7.67%) Performance Analyst
4 19 (5.60%) Software Engineer
4 19 (5.60%) Software Developer
5 18 (5.31%) Web Developer
5 18 (5.31%) Support Analyst
5 18 (5.31%) Applications Support
6 16 (4.72%) Technical Leader
7 15 (4.42%) Senior Software Engineer
7 15 (4.42%) Junior
8 13 (3.83%) C# Developer
8 13 (3.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (3.83%) UI Developer
8 13 (3.83%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (3.54%) Network Engineer
10 11 (3.24%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (26.55%) .NET
2 55 (16.22%) ASP.NET
3 52 (15.34%) HTML
3 52 (15.34%) jQuery
4 44 (12.98%) CSS
5 40 (11.80%) WCF
6 38 (11.21%) .NET Framework
7 26 (7.67%) Ajax
8 22 (6.49%) Web Services
8 22 (6.49%) WPF
9 21 (6.19%) HTML5
10 19 (5.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 14 (4.13%) CSS3
11 14 (4.13%) XML
12 13 (3.83%) LESS
13 10 (2.95%) Razor View Engine
14 9 (2.65%) AngularJS
15 8 (2.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (2.36%) REST
15 8 (2.36%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.26%) Management Information System
2 22 (6.49%) Computer Science
2 22 (6.49%) User Experience
2 22 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (3.83%) Xbox
5 9 (2.65%) Mathematics
5 9 (2.65%) Clustering
6 6 (1.77%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.47%) Statistics
8 3 (0.88%) Replication
9 2 (0.59%) EPoS
9 2 (0.59%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.59%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.59%) Life Science
9 2 (0.59%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.59%) FMCG
10 1 (0.29%) iPad
10 1 (0.29%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 110 (32.45%) Windows
2 29 (8.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (7.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (5.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (4.72%) Windows 7
5 16 (4.72%) Linux
6 15 (4.42%) Android
7 13 (3.83%) Windows Mobile
8 8 (2.36%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.88%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.59%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.59%) UNIX
11 1 (0.29%) Debian
11 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.29%) Solaris
11 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (14.45%) ITIL
3 37 (10.91%) Test Planning
4 34 (10.03%) Unit Testing
5 33 (9.73%) Usability Testing
5 33 (9.73%) Software Engineering
5 33 (9.73%) MVC
6 32 (9.44%) Test Management
7 31 (9.14%) TDD
8 28 (8.26%) Performance Testing
8 28 (8.26%) Business Analysis
9 27 (7.96%) OO
9 27 (7.96%) Test Automation
10 26 (7.67%) Test Strategy
11 20 (5.90%) Project Management
12 19 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (5.60%) Automated Testing
13 17 (5.01%) ERP
14 16 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (4.42%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 80 (23.60%) C#
2 68 (20.06%) SQL
3 62 (18.29%) JavaScript
4 14 (4.13%) T-SQL
5 11 (3.24%) Java
6 7 (2.06%) PHP
6 7 (2.06%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.18%) XPath
7 4 (1.18%) TypeScript
7 4 (1.18%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.88%) VBA
9 2 (0.59%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.29%) X++
10 1 (0.29%) VBScript
10 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (9.73%) Degree
2 18 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (3.54%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.65%) ISEB
5 8 (2.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (2.06%) ACCA
6 7 (2.06%) CIMA
6 7 (2.06%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.77%) MCP
7 6 (1.77%) MCSE
8 5 (1.47%) VCP4
9 4 (1.18%) HNC
9 4 (1.18%) HND
10 3 (0.88%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (0.88%) A+ Certification
10 3 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.59%) MCSA
11 2 (0.59%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (12.98%) QA
2 13 (3.83%) SLA
3 6 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.18%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 60 (17.70%) Active Directory
2 46 (13.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (7.67%) VMware ESX
4 18 (5.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 14 (4.13%) vSphere
6 9 (2.65%) Hyper-V
7 8 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.59%) NFS
8 2 (0.59%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.29%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 32 (9.44%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (3.83%) SCOM
3 11 (3.24%) SCCM
4 7 (2.06%) WSUS
5 4 (1.18%) MOM
6 2 (0.59%) Nagios
6 2 (0.59%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.59%) Puppet
7 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.29%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 62 (18.29%) VMware
2 54 (15.93%) HP
3 31 (9.14%) Cisco
4 20 (5.90%) IBM
5 17 (5.01%) Citrix
6 13 (3.83%) Oracle
7 12 (3.54%) Google
8 9 (2.65%) Infor
9 8 (2.36%) Dell
10 6 (1.77%) Cognos
10 6 (1.77%) Altiris
11 5 (1.47%) Yahoo!
11 5 (1.47%) Sophos
12 4 (1.18%) Primavera
12 4 (1.18%) CODA
12 4 (1.18%) VocaLink
12 4 (1.18%) Epicor
13 3 (0.88%) Lotus
13 3 (0.88%) SAP
14 2 (0.59%) Business Objects
York
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
York
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Final Salary Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
York
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
Premier Engineering
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Annual bonus, 28 days' holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Thirteen Group
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Bournemouth, Oldham, Middlesbrough or...
Church International
Salary: Up to £45k pa + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Skipton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Salary: £Excellent basic, plus large company benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago