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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 7 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 19 28 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 18.27% 23.73% 20.19%
As % of the Vendors category 35.19% 39.44% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 38
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,480 £19,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £44,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
54 71 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 51.92% 60.17% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 51 61 75
Median salary £37,000 £41,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.84% +27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £19,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 19 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 23 (48.94%) MS Excel
2 20 (42.55%) Windows
3 18 (38.30%) ITIL
4 17 (36.17%) Data Centre
5 16 (34.04%) Change Control
5 16 (34.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (27.66%) C#
6 13 (27.66%) .NET
6 13 (27.66%) Cisco
6 13 (27.66%) Active Directory
7 12 (25.53%) Change Management
7 12 (25.53%) SLA
7 12 (25.53%) MS Exchange
7 12 (25.53%) Enterprise Storage
7 12 (25.53%) Data Centre Operations
8 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
8 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
8 11 (23.40%) MVC
8 11 (23.40%) VMware
8 11 (23.40%) Supplier Management
9 10 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (21.28%) Finance
9 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (19.15%) Release Management
11 8 (17.02%) HTML
11 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
12 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC

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 12 (25.53%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (48.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.51%) DHCP
2 4 (8.51%) DNS
2 4 (8.51%) Wireless
3 3 (6.38%) FTP
3 3 (6.38%) HTTP
3 3 (6.38%) SAN
4 1 (2.13%) Firewall
4 1 (2.13%) Skype
4 1 (2.13%) SSL
4 1 (2.13%) VoIP
4 1 (2.13%) VPN
4 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.13%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MorphX
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Games
3 4 (8.51%) Publishing
4 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.38%) Retail
5 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) .NET Developer
4 8 (17.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Support Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (14.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (8.51%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Exchange Support
7 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) IT Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Systems Support
7 4 (8.51%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) .NET
2 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
3 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (17.02%) HTML
4 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
4 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (10.64%) CSS
5 5 (10.64%) LINQ
6 2 (4.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.13%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (2.13%) CSS3
7 1 (2.13%) jQuery
7 1 (2.13%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (2.13%) LESS
7 1 (2.13%) Sass
7 1 (2.13%) WCF
7 1 (2.13%) Web Services
7 1 (2.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Data Centre
2 12 (25.53%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) Clustering
4 3 (6.38%) EPoS
4 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) ITIL
2 16 (34.04%) Change Control
2 16 (34.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (25.53%) Change Management
3 12 (25.53%) Data Centre Operations
4 11 (23.40%) MVC
4 11 (23.40%) Supplier Management
5 9 (19.15%) Release Management
6 7 (14.89%) Server Virtualisation
7 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
8 5 (10.64%) CRM
8 5 (10.64%) ERP
8 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (10.64%) Service Management
9 4 (8.51%) DevOps
9 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.51%) High Availability
9 4 (8.51%) Web Development
10 2 (4.26%) Time Management
10 2 (4.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) C#
2 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.77%) SQL
3 3 (6.38%) Java
4 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.26%) VB
4 2 (4.26%) X++
5 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.51%) CCIE
2 4 (8.51%) CCNA
2 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.51%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (8.51%) MCITP
2 4 (8.51%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) SLA
2 4 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 13 (27.66%) Active Directory
2 10 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.77%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (10.64%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.64%) XenApp
4 5 (10.64%) XenServer
5 3 (6.38%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) SCCM
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (8.51%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Cisco
2 11 (23.40%) VMware
3 5 (10.64%) Citrix
3 5 (10.64%) HP
4 4 (8.51%) Mitel
5 2 (4.26%) Dell
5 2 (4.26%) Remedy
5 2 (4.26%) Sony
6 1 (2.13%) Avaya
6 1 (2.13%) Progress
6 1 (2.13%) Symantec
6 1 (2.13%) WatchGuard
6 1 (2.13%) Xamarin
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Upto £30,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £47000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus bens
Posted: 6 days ago