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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 10 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 16 33 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 13.91% 23.74% 24.67%
As % of the Vendors category 25.40% 42.31% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 53
Median salary £29,500 £25,266 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.75% -8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,060 £19,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%

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
63 78 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 54.78% 56.12% 44.05%
Number of salaries quoted 59 64 95
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £41,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

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 23 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
2 13 (33.33%) Windows
2 13 (33.33%) C#
2 13 (33.33%) .NET
3 12 (30.77%) Cisco
4 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET
4 11 (28.21%) MVC
4 11 (28.21%) VMware
5 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
5 10 (25.64%) ITIL
6 9 (23.08%) HTML
6 9 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
7 8 (20.51%) Data Centre Operations
7 8 (20.51%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (20.51%) Change Control
7 8 (20.51%) Change Management
7 8 (20.51%) Games
7 8 (20.51%) Supplier Management
7 8 (20.51%) SLA
7 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
7 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
8 7 (17.95%) Release Management
8 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
8 7 (17.95%) Server Virtualisation
9 6 (15.38%) Windows Server

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 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Firewall
1 3 (7.69%) FTP
1 3 (7.69%) HTTP
1 3 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (5.13%) ADSL
2 2 (5.13%) MPLS
2 2 (5.13%) SAN
2 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.13%) WAN
3 1 (2.56%) DHCP
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) LAN
3 1 (2.56%) Skype
3 1 (2.56%) VoIP
3 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.56%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MorphX
General
1 8 (20.51%) Games
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.56%) Law
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) .NET Developer
2 9 (23.08%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Support Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) .NET Web Developer
5 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Web Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) IT Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) VMware Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) .NET
2 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET
3 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (23.08%) HTML
4 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
4 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (15.38%) CSS
5 6 (15.38%) LINQ
6 2 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.56%) ADO.NET
7 1 (2.56%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (2.56%) COM
7 1 (2.56%) CSS3
7 1 (2.56%) jQuery
7 1 (2.56%) LESS
7 1 (2.56%) Sass
7 1 (2.56%) WCF
7 1 (2.56%) Web Services
7 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 8 (20.51%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (7.69%) EPoS
4 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) MVC
2 10 (25.64%) ITIL
3 9 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (20.51%) Change Control
4 8 (20.51%) Change Management
4 8 (20.51%) Data Centre Operations
4 8 (20.51%) Supplier Management
5 7 (17.95%) Release Management
5 7 (17.95%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (12.82%) Web Development
7 4 (10.26%) DevOps
8 3 (7.69%) ERP
8 3 (7.69%) Service Management
9 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
9 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.13%) Project Management
9 2 (5.13%) Time Management
9 2 (5.13%) Virtual Environments
10 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
10 1 (2.56%) Post-Production
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (7.69%) Java
4 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.13%) VB
4 2 (5.13%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.13%) MCSE
3 1 (2.56%) CCIE
3 1 (2.56%) CCNA
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.56%) MCITP
3 1 (2.56%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) QA
3 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.13%) Terminal Server
3 2 (5.13%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.56%) XenApp
4 1 (2.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Cisco
2 11 (28.21%) VMware
3 4 (10.26%) Dell
4 3 (7.69%) Citrix
5 2 (5.13%) HP
5 2 (5.13%) Remedy
5 2 (5.13%) SonicWALL
5 2 (5.13%) Sony
5 2 (5.13%) WatchGuard
6 1 (2.56%) Avaya
6 1 (2.56%) EMC
6 1 (2.56%) Mitel
6 1 (2.56%) NetApp
6 1 (2.56%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) Xamarin
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