The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 11 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 34 23 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 20.61% 27.06% 25.10%
As % of the Vendors category 43.04% 60.53% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 34 14 20
Median salary £32,500 £21,500 £25,078
Median salary % change year-on-year
+51.16% -14.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £18,450 £20,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,000 £29,400
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Microsoft
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
79 38 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 47.88% 44.71% 45.19%
Number of salaries quoted 73 28 53
Median salary £37,500 £22,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.45% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £36,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Wakefield

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wakefield region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 46 (63.89%) Windows
2 37 (51.39%) Active Directory
3 29 (40.28%) ITIL
3 29 (40.28%) MS Excel
4 28 (38.89%) VMware
5 27 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 27 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (34.72%) Change Control
7 24 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 20 (27.78%) HP
9 19 (26.39%) Data Centre
9 19 (26.39%) Exchange Server 2010
10 18 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (25.00%) DNS
10 18 (25.00%) MCSE
11 17 (23.61%) DHCP
11 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (22.22%) Office 365
12 16 (22.22%) Supplier Management
12 16 (22.22%) SCCM
12 16 (22.22%) SCOM
12 16 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (22.22%) SharePoint
13 15 (20.83%) Finance
13 15 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (19.44%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (19.44%) High Availability
14 14 (19.44%) Mentoring
15 13 (18.06%) XenApp
15 13 (18.06%) Citrix

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 19 (26.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 7 (9.72%) IBM Notes
5 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (40.28%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.00%) DNS
2 17 (23.61%) DHCP
3 11 (15.28%) TCP/IP
4 8 (11.11%) SAN
5 7 (9.72%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (8.33%) Wireless
7 3 (4.17%) Firewall
8 2 (2.78%) VPN
9 1 (1.39%) NAS
9 1 (1.39%) SSL
9 1 (1.39%) VoIP
9 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.39%) MySQL
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 15 (20.83%) Finance
2 13 (18.06%) Publishing
3 6 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.56%) Games
5 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.39%) Legal
6 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (27.78%) Analyst
2 12 (16.67%) Developer
3 10 (13.89%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (13.89%) Service Analyst
3 10 (13.89%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) Systems Support
6 6 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Exchange Support
6 6 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Service Desk Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.67%) .NET
2 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 8 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 6 (8.33%) CSS
5 5 (6.94%) HTML
5 5 (6.94%) LINQ
6 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (2.78%) jQuery
8 2 (2.78%) Web Services
9 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.39%) ADO.NET
9 1 (1.39%) HTML5
9 1 (1.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.39%) WCF
9 1 (1.39%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.39%) Data Centre
2 10 (13.89%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (11.11%) Clustering
5 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.17%) EPoS
7 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (63.89%) Windows
2 18 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (13.89%) Windows XP
5 7 (9.72%) Windows 10
6 5 (6.94%) Windows Server
7 3 (4.17%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.28%) ITIL
2 25 (34.72%) Change Control
3 24 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 16 (22.22%) Supplier Management
5 15 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (19.44%) High Availability
6 14 (19.44%) Mentoring
7 10 (13.89%) Change Management
7 10 (13.89%) Data Centre Operations
8 8 (11.11%) CRM
8 8 (11.11%) MVC
9 7 (9.72%) Release Management
10 5 (6.94%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.94%) ERP
10 5 (6.94%) Server Virtualisation
10 5 (6.94%) Service Management
11 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (4.17%) TDD
12 3 (4.17%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.67%) C#
2 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.33%) SQL
4 3 (4.17%) VB
5 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.39%) C
6 1 (1.39%) Java
6 1 (1.39%) PHP
6 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (25.00%) MCSE
3 14 (19.44%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (15.28%) MCP
5 5 (6.94%) CCIE
5 5 (6.94%) CCNA
5 5 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (6.94%) MCITP
6 2 (2.78%) MCSA
7 1 (1.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.28%) SLA
2 5 (6.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (51.39%) Active Directory
2 16 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (18.06%) XenApp
4 8 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (9.72%) Hyper-V
5 7 (9.72%) XenServer
6 6 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.78%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (22.22%) SCCM
1 16 (22.22%) SCOM
2 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (8.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (38.89%) VMware
2 20 (27.78%) HP
3 13 (18.06%) Citrix
4 12 (16.67%) Cisco
5 8 (11.11%) Dell
6 7 (9.72%) Lotus
7 6 (8.33%) NetApp
8 5 (6.94%) Hitachi
8 5 (6.94%) Mitel
9 2 (2.78%) Oracle
10 1 (1.39%) Apple
10 1 (1.39%) Progress
10 1 (1.39%) Sage
10 1 (1.39%) WatchGuard
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