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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 12 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 193 226 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 18.40% 18.48% 18.64%
As % of the Vendors category 48.49% 43.80% 43.50%
Number of salaries quoted 164 144 109
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,375 £52,500
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
398 516 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 37.94% 42.19% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 334 348 279
Average salary £37,500 £43,250 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.29% +9.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -5 69 £35,500 -11.25% 14
Harrogate +10 64 £35,000 +1.44% 10
Skipton +3 28 £32,500 -12.16% 1
Middlesbrough +1 13 £45,000 +51.26%
Selby -1 2 £37,500 +50.00%
Knaresborough +3 1 £26,000 -38.09%
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 156 (43.09%) MS Excel
2 101 (27.90%) .NET
3 98 (27.07%) Windows
4 87 (24.03%) C#
5 86 (23.76%) SQL Server
6 84 (23.20%) SQL
7 81 (22.38%) Agile Software Development
8 79 (21.82%) Active Directory
9 63 (17.40%) Finance
10 57 (15.75%) ITIL
11 56 (15.47%) VMware
12 55 (15.19%) JavaScript
13 48 (13.26%) ASP.NET
14 47 (12.98%) jQuery
15 44 (12.15%) HP
16 42 (11.60%) Software Engineering
17 41 (11.33%) MS Exchange
18 40 (11.05%) HTML
18 40 (11.05%) SharePoint
18 40 (11.05%) WCF
19 39 (10.77%) Unit Testing
19 39 (10.77%) MS Office
20 38 (10.50%) .NET Framework
21 34 (9.39%) Degree
21 34 (9.39%) VMware Infrastructure
21 34 (9.39%) Windows Server 2008
21 34 (9.39%) Team Foundation Server
22 33 (9.12%) Windows Server 2003
23 32 (8.84%) CSS
24 31 (8.56%) Cisco

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 41 (11.33%) MS Exchange
2 40 (11.05%) SharePoint
3 28 (7.73%) IIS
4 17 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 17 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (4.42%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (2.49%) Lync
8 6 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.38%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.10%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.55%) Apache
11 2 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.28%) EPiServer CMS
12 1 (0.28%) nginx
12 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 156 (43.09%) MS Excel
2 39 (10.77%) MS Office
3 19 (5.25%) MS Project
4 15 (4.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (2.76%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 13 (3.59%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.10%) Primavera
3 3 (0.83%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.83%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.28%) Agresso
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.08%) SaaS
2 4 (1.10%) Office 365
3 3 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.83%) Mimecast
4 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.55%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.28%) IaaS
5 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.97%) LAN
2 17 (4.70%) WAN
3 15 (4.14%) TCP/IP
4 14 (3.87%) Firewall
5 13 (3.59%) SAN
5 13 (3.59%) VoIP
6 12 (3.31%) DNS
7 8 (2.21%) DHCP
8 6 (1.66%) FTP
8 6 (1.66%) Network Security
9 5 (1.38%) VPN
10 4 (1.10%) Internet
10 4 (1.10%) SNMP
10 4 (1.10%) MRTG
11 3 (0.83%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (0.83%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.83%) IPv6
11 3 (0.83%) Wireless
11 3 (0.83%) MPLS
12 2 (0.55%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (23.76%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (5.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (4.70%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (4.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (3.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.21%) PerformancePoint
7 5 (1.38%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.38%) NonStop SQL
7 5 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.38%) OLAP
8 4 (1.10%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 4 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.83%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (0.83%) MySQL
10 2 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.55%) DB2
10 2 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.55%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 34 (9.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (6.08%) Selenium
3 20 (5.52%) JIRA
4 19 (5.25%) eggPlant
4 19 (5.25%) QuickTest Pro
4 19 (5.25%) JMeter
5 16 (4.42%) NUnit
6 13 (3.59%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.55%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.55%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.28%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.28%) WatiN
8 1 (0.28%) Toad
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.28%) FrontPage
8 1 (0.28%) MorphX
General
1 63 (17.40%) Finance
2 18 (4.97%) Retail
3 7 (1.93%) Marketing
3 7 (1.93%) Advertising
4 5 (1.38%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.55%) Back Office
5 2 (0.55%) Billing
5 2 (0.55%) Local Government
5 2 (0.55%) Military
6 1 (0.28%) Banking
6 1 (0.28%) Legal
6 1 (0.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 86 (23.76%) Developer
2 82 (22.65%) Analyst
3 35 (9.67%) Test Analyst
4 24 (6.63%) Software Developer
5 21 (5.80%) Junior
5 21 (5.80%) Web Developer
5 21 (5.80%) Applications Support
6 20 (5.52%) Software Engineer
6 20 (5.52%) Project Manager
7 19 (5.25%) Senior Software Engineer
7 19 (5.25%) Performance Analyst
7 19 (5.25%) Performance Test Analyst
8 18 (4.97%) Support Analyst
9 17 (4.70%) .NET Developer
10 14 (3.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (3.87%) Technical Leader
11 13 (3.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 12 (3.31%) SQL Developer
12 12 (3.31%) Junior Developer
12 12 (3.31%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (27.90%) .NET
2 48 (13.26%) ASP.NET
3 47 (12.98%) jQuery
4 40 (11.05%) HTML
4 40 (11.05%) WCF
5 38 (10.50%) .NET Framework
6 32 (8.84%) CSS
7 23 (6.35%) Ajax
8 22 (6.08%) WPF
9 21 (5.80%) HTML5
10 17 (4.70%) Web Services
11 16 (4.42%) Entity Framework
12 10 (2.76%) CSS3
12 10 (2.76%) Razor View Engine
12 10 (2.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (2.49%) LESS
14 5 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 4 (1.10%) NHibernate
16 3 (0.83%) LINQ
16 3 (0.83%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.91%) Management Information System
2 25 (6.91%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (3.87%) Computer Science
3 14 (3.87%) User Experience
4 13 (3.59%) Xbox
5 6 (1.66%) Clustering
5 6 (1.66%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.10%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.83%) Data Extraction
7 3 (0.83%) Statistics
8 2 (0.55%) CCTV
8 2 (0.55%) Life Science
8 2 (0.55%) FMCG
8 2 (0.55%) EPoS
8 2 (0.55%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.55%) Replication
9 1 (0.28%) IVR
9 1 (0.28%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 98 (27.07%) Windows
2 34 (9.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (9.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (6.63%) Linux
5 22 (6.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (4.70%) Windows 7
7 16 (4.42%) Android
8 13 (3.59%) Windows Mobile
9 12 (3.31%) Windows XP
10 7 (1.93%) UNIX
11 6 (1.66%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.38%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.38%) Solaris
13 4 (1.10%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.28%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (22.38%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (15.75%) ITIL
3 42 (11.60%) Software Engineering
4 39 (10.77%) Unit Testing
5 31 (8.56%) Project Management
6 28 (7.73%) MVC
7 26 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (6.63%) Test Planning
9 23 (6.35%) Automated Testing
10 22 (6.08%) TDD
11 21 (5.80%) Business Analysis
11 21 (5.80%) Usability Testing
12 20 (5.52%) Performance Testing
12 20 (5.52%) OO
12 20 (5.52%) Test Automation
13 19 (5.25%) Test Management
13 19 (5.25%) Test Strategy
13 19 (5.25%) Scrum
13 19 (5.25%) Use Case
14 17 (4.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 87 (24.03%) C#
2 84 (23.20%) SQL
3 55 (15.19%) JavaScript
4 18 (4.97%) T-SQL
5 16 (4.42%) Java
6 11 (3.04%) PHP
6 11 (3.04%) VB.NET
7 6 (1.66%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.83%) C
9 2 (0.55%) VBA
10 1 (0.28%) X++
10 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.28%) VBScript
10 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (9.39%) Degree
2 29 (8.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (5.52%) MCSE
4 9 (2.49%) MCP
4 9 (2.49%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (1.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (1.38%) MCSA
7 4 (1.10%) HNC
7 4 (1.10%) HND
7 4 (1.10%) ACCA
7 4 (1.10%) CIMA
7 4 (1.10%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.83%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.83%) ISEB
9 2 (0.55%) CCNP
9 2 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.01%) QA
2 17 (4.70%) SLA
3 7 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.66%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 79 (21.82%) Active Directory
2 34 (9.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (6.63%) VMware ESX
4 18 (4.97%) vSphere
5 17 (4.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 8 (2.21%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.55%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.28%) UAG
9 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 21 (5.80%) SCOM
2 19 (5.25%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (3.31%) SCCM
4 5 (1.38%) MOM
4 5 (1.38%) Puppet
5 4 (1.10%) OpenView
6 3 (0.83%) WSUS
6 3 (0.83%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.83%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.55%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.55%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.55%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.28%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.28%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 56 (15.47%) VMware
2 44 (12.15%) HP
3 31 (8.56%) Cisco
4 16 (4.42%) Oracle
5 13 (3.59%) Citrix
6 10 (2.76%) Dell
7 9 (2.49%) Infor
7 9 (2.49%) Sophos
8 8 (2.21%) Apple
9 7 (1.93%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.93%) IBM
10 6 (1.66%) Cognos
10 6 (1.66%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.38%) Google
12 4 (1.10%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.10%) VocaLink
12 4 (1.10%) CODA
12 4 (1.10%) Epicor
13 3 (0.83%) Business Objects
13 3 (0.83%) SAP
North Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Comprehensive package including heal
Posted: 17 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits include 25 days holiday, 8%
Posted: 17 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, healthca
Posted: 17 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
York, Yorkshire
Provide Consulting Ltd
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Up to £30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Up to £30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
York
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Training & Remote Working
Posted: 8 days ago
York, Yorkshire
Equals One
Posted: 8 days ago
York
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago