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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 3 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 23 31 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 22.77% 28.44% 14.11%
As % of the Vendors category 46.00% 46.27% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 28
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
50 67 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 49.50% 61.47% 32.37%
Number of salaries quoted 46 50 63
Median salary £36,500 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 3 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 30 (46.88%) MS Excel
2 29 (45.31%) Windows
3 24 (37.50%) ITIL
4 23 (35.94%) Active Directory
5 22 (34.38%) Change Control
6 21 (32.81%) C#
6 21 (32.81%) .NET
7 19 (29.69%) Data Centre
8 18 (28.13%) MS Exchange
9 17 (26.56%) SQL Server
9 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (26.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (25.00%) MVC
10 16 (25.00%) ASP.NET
11 15 (23.44%) VMware
12 14 (21.88%) Finance
13 13 (20.31%) Cisco
13 13 (20.31%) Supplier Management
14 12 (18.75%) Change Management
14 12 (18.75%) SLA
14 12 (18.75%) HTML
14 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
14 12 (18.75%) Data Centre Operations
14 12 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
14 12 (18.75%) Enterprise Storage
14 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (18.75%) AngularJS
14 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (17.19%) Exchange Server 2010

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 18 (28.13%) MS Exchange
2 11 (17.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.13%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (46.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) MS Office
3 3 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Office 365
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) DHCP
1 9 (14.06%) DNS
2 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.81%) Wireless
4 3 (4.69%) Firewall
4 3 (4.69%) FTP
4 3 (4.69%) HTTP
4 3 (4.69%) SAN
5 2 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.56%) Skype
6 1 (1.56%) SSL
6 1 (1.56%) VoIP
6 1 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.56%) MySQL
5 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MorphX
General
1 14 (21.88%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Games
2 9 (14.06%) Publishing
3 3 (4.69%) Retail
4 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.56%) Legal
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) Developer
2 14 (21.88%) Analyst
3 12 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 9 (14.06%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Support Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Systems Support
7 6 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Exchange Support
7 6 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) C# Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Service Desk Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) IT Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) Service Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
10 3 (4.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.81%) .NET
2 16 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (18.75%) AngularJS
3 12 (18.75%) HTML
4 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (14.06%) CSS
6 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (12.50%) LINQ
7 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (4.69%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.56%) Apache Cordova
9 1 (1.56%) CSS3
9 1 (1.56%) HTML5
9 1 (1.56%) jQuery
9 1 (1.56%) LESS
9 1 (1.56%) Sass
9 1 (1.56%) WCF
9 1 (1.56%) Web Services
9 1 (1.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.69%) Data Centre
2 12 (18.75%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.50%) Clustering
4 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.69%) EPoS
6 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 29 (45.31%) Windows
2 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.25%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.13%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) ITIL
2 22 (34.38%) Change Control
3 17 (26.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (25.00%) MVC
5 13 (20.31%) Supplier Management
6 12 (18.75%) Change Management
6 12 (18.75%) Data Centre Operations
6 12 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (17.19%) Mentoring
8 9 (14.06%) High Availability
9 8 (12.50%) CRM
9 8 (12.50%) Release Management
10 6 (9.38%) Server Virtualisation
11 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
11 5 (7.81%) Service Management
12 4 (6.25%) DevOps
12 4 (6.25%) ERP
13 3 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (4.69%) Virtual Environments
13 3 (4.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.81%) C#
2 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 11 (17.19%) SQL
4 4 (6.25%) VB
5 3 (4.69%) Java
5 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.13%) X++
7 1 (1.56%) C
7 1 (1.56%) PHP
7 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (17.19%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (10.94%) MCSE
4 5 (7.81%) CCIE
4 5 (7.81%) CCNA
4 5 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.81%) MCITP
5 2 (3.13%) MCP
6 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) SLA
2 5 (7.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 23 (35.94%) Active Directory
2 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (12.50%) XenApp
4 7 (10.94%) Hyper-V
4 7 (10.94%) XenServer
5 2 (3.13%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) SCCM
2 9 (14.06%) SCOM
3 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) VMware
2 13 (20.31%) Cisco
3 11 (17.19%) HP
4 8 (12.50%) Citrix
5 5 (7.81%) Mitel
6 3 (4.69%) Dell
7 2 (3.13%) Lotus
7 2 (3.13%) Remedy
7 2 (3.13%) Sony
8 1 (1.56%) Hitachi
8 1 (1.56%) NetApp
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle
8 1 (1.56%) Progress
8 1 (1.56%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.56%) Xamarin
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