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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 3 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 30 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 31.58% 28.00% 30.43%
As % of the Vendors category 75.00% 53.85% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 6
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £32,050 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,450 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
40 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 42.11% 52.00% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 39 24 6
Average salary £28,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% -5.40%
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 4 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Skipton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Skipton

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 24 (58.54%) Finance
2 23 (56.10%) SharePoint
3 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
4 18 (43.90%) ITIL
5 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
6 14 (34.15%) MS Exchange
6 14 (34.15%) Windows
7 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (26.83%) SQL
8 11 (26.83%) MCSE
9 10 (24.39%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (24.39%) IIS
9 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (24.39%) Migration
9 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (24.39%) SCOM
9 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (24.39%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (21.95%) VMware
11 8 (19.51%) PerformancePoint
11 8 (19.51%) Dimensional Modelling
12 7 (17.07%) SCCM
12 7 (17.07%) Cisco
13 6 (14.63%) Sophos
13 6 (14.63%) .NET
13 6 (14.63%) Windows XP
13 6 (14.63%) Lync

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Skipton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 23 (56.10%) SharePoint
2 14 (34.15%) MS Exchange
3 10 (24.39%) IIS
4 6 (14.63%) Lync
4 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (9.76%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (9.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
7 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) FTP
2 2 (4.88%) SAN
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) VoIP
3 1 (2.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (19.51%) PerformancePoint
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.88%) OLAP
4 2 (4.88%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (58.54%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 9 (21.95%) Applications Specialist
4 8 (19.51%) SQL Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Applications Support
6 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (7.32%) Support Specialist
7 3 (7.32%) Head of IT
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Support Specialist
8 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Specialist
9 1 (2.44%) AWS Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Head of Development
9 1 (2.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Senior IT Project Manager
9 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Project Manager
9 1 (2.44%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.88%) MDX
3 1 (2.44%) jQuery
3 1 (2.44%) WCF
3 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) CSS
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.44%) IVR
3 1 (2.44%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (14.63%) Windows XP
3 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
3 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) ITIL
2 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (24.39%) Migration
2 10 (24.39%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (19.51%) Dimensional Modelling
4 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.20%) Time Management
4 5 (12.20%) Service Management
5 4 (9.76%) Scrum
6 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.32%) Coaching
6 3 (7.32%) TDD
7 2 (4.88%) BCP
7 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.88%) Six Sigma
7 2 (4.88%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.88%) ITSM
7 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.88%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) C#
3 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (26.83%) MCSE
3 5 (12.20%) Degree
4 3 (7.32%) MCP
4 3 (7.32%) MCSA
5 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.20%) vSphere
3 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) UAG
4 1 (2.44%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) SCOM
2 7 (17.07%) SCCM
3 3 (7.32%) AirWatch
4 2 (4.88%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.44%) MOM
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) VMware
2 7 (17.07%) Cisco
3 6 (14.63%) Sophos
4 5 (12.20%) HP
4 5 (12.20%) Dell
5 4 (9.76%) IBM
5 4 (9.76%) Cognos
5 4 (9.76%) Epicor
5 4 (9.76%) CODA
6 2 (4.88%) Apple
7 1 (2.44%) Nortel
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix
7 1 (2.44%) Avaya
7 1 (2.44%) Nokia
7 1 (2.44%) Lotus
Skipton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago