The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Skipton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 5 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 10 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 23.26% 23.53% 23.33%
As % of the Vendors category 55.56% 63.16% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 7
Average salary £37,875 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.21% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,900 £33,650 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,950 £42,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
North Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Skipton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 41.86% 37.25% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 10
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,250 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Skipton

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Skipton

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Skipton

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Skipton

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Skipton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Skipton region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Skipton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Skipton

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Skipton 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 23 (67.65%) ITIL
2 22 (64.71%) Finance
3 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (41.18%) MS Excel
4 14 (41.18%) SharePoint
5 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
6 12 (35.29%) Windows
7 10 (29.41%) MCSE
7 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (29.41%) VMware
8 9 (26.47%) SQL
9 8 (23.53%) Cisco
10 7 (20.59%) SCOM
10 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
10 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (17.65%) IIS
11 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (17.65%) Migration
11 6 (17.65%) Service Management
12 5 (14.71%) Scrum
12 5 (14.71%) Project Planning
12 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (14.71%) Degree
12 5 (14.71%) SCCM
12 5 (14.71%) .NET
12 5 (14.71%) LAN
12 5 (14.71%) WAN
12 5 (14.71%) Project Management
12 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Skipton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Skipton 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 14 (41.18%) SharePoint
2 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
3 6 (17.65%) IIS
4 5 (14.71%) Lync
5 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 14 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Mimecast
2 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) WAN
1 5 (14.71%) LAN
2 3 (8.82%) Firewall
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (5.88%) DHCP
3 2 (5.88%) FTP
3 2 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (2.94%) SSL
4 1 (2.94%) IPv6
4 1 (2.94%) SAN
4 1 (2.94%) L2TP
4 1 (2.94%) PPTP
4 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.94%) VPN
4 1 (2.94%) ATM
4 1 (2.94%) IPsec
4 1 (2.94%) VLAN
4 1 (2.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (8.82%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (2.94%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (64.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Applications Specialist
2 5 (14.71%) Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Support Specialist
3 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (8.82%) Head of IT
3 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
4 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.94%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.94%) CentOS
5 1 (2.94%) Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Debian
5 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Service Management
2 6 (17.65%) Migration
2 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.71%) Scrum
3 5 (14.71%) Project Planning
3 5 (14.71%) Project Management
4 4 (11.76%) Time Management
4 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) Coaching
4 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
5 3 (8.82%) TDD
5 3 (8.82%) BCP
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.82%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.94%) VB
3 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.94%) VBA
3 1 (2.94%) Python
3 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) MCSE
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (14.71%) Degree
3 3 (8.82%) MCP
3 3 (8.82%) MCSA
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.82%) vSphere
3 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.94%) Postfix
4 1 (2.94%) UAG
4 1 (2.94%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) SCOM
2 5 (14.71%) SCCM
3 2 (5.88%) SCDPM
3 2 (5.88%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) VMware
2 8 (23.53%) Cisco
3 4 (11.76%) Sophos
4 3 (8.82%) HP
4 3 (8.82%) Dell
5 2 (5.88%) Nortel
5 2 (5.88%) Apple
5 2 (5.88%) Avaya
5 2 (5.88%) Nokia
5 2 (5.88%) Veeam
6 1 (2.94%) Lotus
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix
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