The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the North Yorkshire region.

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

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 11 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 179 171 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 17.21% 20.88% 20.53%
As % of the Vendors category 42.32% 43.29% 43.01%
Number of salaries quoted 147 105 165
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £19,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
423 395 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 40.67% 48.23% 47.72%
Number of salaries quoted 354 291 356
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Yorkshire

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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 -3 96 £35,000 +9.37% 10
Harrogate -3 37 £42,500 +102.38% 2
Skipton +6 11 £41,000 +5.80% 2
Middlesbrough -8 3 £32,500 +28.71% 1
Selby -7 1 £16,000 -30.43%
Thirsk - 1 - -
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 165 (42.53%) Windows
2 149 (38.40%) MS Excel
3 137 (35.31%) .NET
4 130 (33.51%) SQL Server
5 126 (32.47%) Active Directory
6 115 (29.64%) VMware
7 95 (24.48%) VMware Infrastructure
8 90 (23.20%) SQL
8 90 (23.20%) ITIL
9 88 (22.68%) C#
9 88 (22.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 85 (21.91%) Windows Server 2008
11 78 (20.10%) ASP.NET
12 73 (18.81%) Finance
13 67 (17.27%) Windows Server 2003
14 59 (15.21%) JavaScript
15 53 (13.66%) MS Office
16 52 (13.40%) T-SQL
16 52 (13.40%) Citrix
16 52 (13.40%) MS Exchange
17 49 (12.63%) MVC
17 49 (12.63%) WCF
18 48 (12.37%) CSS
19 46 (11.86%) Web Services
20 45 (11.60%) .NET Framework
21 43 (11.08%) HTML
21 43 (11.08%) TCP/IP
22 41 (10.57%) Cisco
22 41 (10.57%) SharePoint
23 40 (10.31%) SQL Server Integration Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 52 (13.40%) MS Exchange
2 41 (10.57%) SharePoint
3 35 (9.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (7.99%) BizTalk Server
5 19 (4.90%) CMS
5 19 (4.90%) Lync
6 15 (3.87%) Node.js
7 14 (3.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 13 (3.35%) IIS
9 10 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (2.32%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (1.03%) Jetty
13 4 (1.03%) Tomcat
13 4 (1.03%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.77%) WebSphere
Applications
1 149 (38.40%) MS Excel
2 53 (13.66%) MS Office
3 19 (4.90%) Spreadsheet
4 15 (3.87%) MS Project
5 6 (1.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.26%) Exchequer
3 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.26%) FRx
3 1 (0.26%) Line 50
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.09%) SaaS
3 7 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.55%) Google Apps
5 4 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (11.08%) TCP/IP
2 25 (6.44%) SAN
3 22 (5.67%) LAN
4 21 (5.41%) Firewall
5 12 (3.09%) WAN
5 12 (3.09%) DNS
6 11 (2.84%) DHCP
6 11 (2.84%) LDAP
6 11 (2.84%) Internet
7 7 (1.80%) Unified Communications
8 4 (1.03%) NAS
8 4 (1.03%) ATM
9 3 (0.77%) VPN
9 3 (0.77%) VoIP
9 3 (0.77%) Intranet
9 3 (0.77%) IP Telephony
9 3 (0.77%) VLAN
9 3 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.52%) BT 21CN
10 2 (0.52%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (33.51%) SQL Server
2 40 (10.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (9.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (9.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (8.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 33 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (7.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 21 (5.41%) OLAP
8 21 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 19 (4.90%) NoSQL
10 15 (3.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (1.29%) Relational Database
13 4 (1.03%) Data Mining
13 4 (1.03%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.77%) MySQL
15 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.52%) Oracle8/8i Database
15 2 (0.52%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 37 (9.54%) Visual Studio
2 24 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (5.41%) NUnit
4 19 (4.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 15 (3.87%) TeamCity
6 14 (3.61%) Selenium
7 12 (3.09%) Cucumber
7 12 (3.09%) SpecFlow
7 12 (3.09%) FitNesse
7 12 (3.09%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (1.03%) TestDirector
9 3 (0.77%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.52%) Toad
11 1 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.26%) JIRA
11 1 (0.26%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.26%) Maven
11 1 (0.26%) Subversion
11 1 (0.26%) Hudson
General
1 73 (18.81%) Finance
2 13 (3.35%) Legal
3 7 (1.80%) Marketing
4 6 (1.55%) Retail
5 5 (1.29%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.77%) Games
6 3 (0.77%) Advertising
7 2 (0.52%) Banking
7 2 (0.52%) Publishing
8 1 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 130 (33.51%) Developer
2 76 (19.59%) Analyst
3 65 (16.75%) .NET Developer
4 39 (10.05%) C# .NET Developer
4 39 (10.05%) C# Developer
5 33 (8.51%) Senior Developer
6 29 (7.47%) SQL Developer
7 24 (6.19%) Support Analyst
8 22 (5.67%) Systems Engineer
8 22 (5.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 20 (5.15%) Technical Support
10 19 (4.90%) Project Manager
10 19 (4.90%) SQL Server Developer
11 18 (4.64%) Senior .NET Developer
12 15 (3.87%) Business Analyst
12 15 (3.87%) Technical Leader
12 15 (3.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 14 (3.61%) Test Analyst
13 14 (3.61%) Consultant
13 14 (3.61%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (35.31%) .NET
2 78 (20.10%) ASP.NET
3 49 (12.63%) WCF
4 48 (12.37%) CSS
5 46 (11.86%) Web Services
6 45 (11.60%) .NET Framework
7 43 (11.08%) HTML
8 35 (9.02%) XML
9 33 (8.51%) jQuery
10 29 (7.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 26 (6.70%) WPF
12 24 (6.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 18 (4.64%) AngularJS
14 17 (4.38%) SOAP
14 17 (4.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (4.38%) Silverlight
15 15 (3.87%) RESTful
16 13 (3.35%) Ajax
16 13 (3.35%) HTML5
17 12 (3.09%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (3.87%) Digital Media
2 14 (3.61%) Blackberry
3 10 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.06%) Video on Demand
4 8 (2.06%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.06%) Clustering
5 6 (1.55%) PKI
6 5 (1.29%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (0.77%) Xbox
8 3 (0.77%) Replication
8 3 (0.77%) LIMS
8 3 (0.77%) Statistics
9 2 (0.52%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.52%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.52%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.26%) W3C
10 1 (0.26%) Firmware
10 1 (0.26%) EMC Centera
10 1 (0.26%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 165 (42.53%) Windows
2 85 (21.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 67 (17.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (7.47%) Windows 7
5 25 (6.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (5.93%) Linux
7 14 (3.61%) Windows XP
7 14 (3.61%) UNIX
8 6 (1.55%) Android
9 4 (1.03%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.52%) Solaris
12 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (23.20%) ITIL
2 49 (12.63%) MVC
3 37 (9.54%) Project Management
4 35 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
5 34 (8.76%) OO
6 30 (7.73%) Problem Management
7 29 (7.47%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (7.47%) Data Modelling
8 24 (6.19%) Data Management
9 23 (5.93%) Business Analysis
10 22 (5.67%) Infrastructure Management
11 21 (5.41%) Scrum
12 19 (4.90%) Workflow
12 19 (4.90%) TDD
12 19 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (4.38%) Service Management
13 17 (4.38%) Change Management
13 17 (4.38%) Load Balancing
14 16 (4.12%) Content Management
14 16 (4.12%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 90 (23.20%) SQL
2 88 (22.68%) C#
3 59 (15.21%) JavaScript
4 52 (13.40%) T-SQL
5 17 (4.38%) VB.NET
6 10 (2.58%) PowerShell
7 9 (2.32%) VB
7 9 (2.32%) Java
7 9 (2.32%) PHP
8 5 (1.29%) XPath
9 4 (1.03%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.03%) Ruby
9 4 (1.03%) Perl
9 4 (1.03%) Python
10 3 (0.77%) TypeScript
10 3 (0.77%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.52%) PowerHouse
12 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.26%) C++
12 1 (0.26%) C
Qualifications
1 88 (22.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (4.64%) MCAD
3 17 (4.38%) MCSE
3 17 (4.38%) Security Cleared
4 16 (4.12%) Degree
5 15 (3.87%) MCTS
6 14 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (3.35%) ISEB
8 11 (2.84%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (2.58%) MCITP
10 8 (2.06%) CCEE
10 8 (2.06%) CCA
10 8 (2.06%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (2.06%) CCNA
11 6 (1.55%) ACCA
11 6 (1.55%) CIMA
12 3 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.77%) MCP
13 2 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.99%) QA
2 8 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.06%) SLA
3 3 (0.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 126 (32.47%) Active Directory
2 95 (24.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (9.28%) VMware ESX
4 30 (7.73%) vSphere
5 27 (6.96%) Hyper-V
6 14 (3.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 10 (2.58%) XenDesktop
7 10 (2.58%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.80%) UAG
9 4 (1.03%) XenApp
10 2 (0.52%) LiteSpeed
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.26%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.26%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 24 (6.19%) SCCM
2 12 (3.09%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (3.09%) WSUS
3 11 (2.84%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (1.55%) SCOM
5 4 (1.03%) Puppet
5 4 (1.03%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (1.03%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.52%) Foglight
6 2 (0.52%) MOM
Vendors
1 115 (29.64%) VMware
2 52 (13.40%) Citrix
3 41 (10.57%) Cisco
4 34 (8.76%) HP
5 13 (3.35%) Dell
6 11 (2.84%) McAfee
7 8 (2.06%) Oracle
8 7 (1.80%) IBM
8 7 (1.80%) EMC
8 7 (1.80%) Altiris
8 7 (1.80%) Google
9 6 (1.55%) F5
9 6 (1.55%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.29%) NetApp
10 5 (1.29%) Symantec
11 4 (1.03%) Sophos
11 4 (1.03%) Lotus
12 3 (0.77%) Sun
12 3 (0.77%) Mitel
12 3 (0.77%) Veeam
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Posted: 7 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 8 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £18k - 21k per year + + bonus + training
Posted: 12 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £44000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North Yorkshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £16275.90 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Harrogate
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
York
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
North Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
North Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 24 days ago