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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 39 29 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 22.03% 28.16% 37.91%
As % of the Vendors category 47.56% 60.42% 68.97%
Number of salaries quoted 39 25 28
Median salary £35,000 £22,500 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -17.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £19,000 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +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
82 48 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 46.33% 46.60% 54.98%
Number of salaries quoted 79 40 56
Median salary £37,500 £27,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 27 August 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 51 (63.75%) Windows
2 45 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 33 (41.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (41.25%) ITIL
4 32 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 32 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 31 (38.75%) VMware
6 27 (33.75%) Root Cause Analysis
7 24 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 24 (30.00%) Change Control
7 24 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (27.50%) HP
9 20 (25.00%) DNS
9 20 (25.00%) MCSE
9 20 (25.00%) SCCM
9 20 (25.00%) SCOM
10 19 (23.75%) Mentoring
10 19 (23.75%) DHCP
11 18 (22.50%) SharePoint
11 18 (22.50%) Data Centre
12 17 (21.25%) High Availability
12 17 (21.25%) Citrix
13 16 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
13 16 (20.00%) Office 365
13 16 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (20.00%) XenApp
14 15 (18.75%) SQL Server
14 15 (18.75%) Publishing
15 14 (17.50%) Finance

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 32 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 24 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (22.50%) SharePoint
4 7 (8.75%) IBM Notes
5 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (17.50%) MS Office
3 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (25.00%) DNS
2 19 (23.75%) DHCP
3 11 (13.75%) SAN
4 10 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 7 (8.75%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (6.25%) Wireless
7 3 (3.75%) Firewall
8 2 (2.50%) VPN
9 1 (1.25%) Internet
9 1 (1.25%) Intranet
9 1 (1.25%) NAS
9 1 (1.25%) SSL
9 1 (1.25%) VoIP
9 1 (1.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.25%) MS Access
4 1 (1.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 15 (18.75%) Publishing
2 14 (17.50%) Finance
3 6 (7.50%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.00%) Games
5 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.25%) Legal
6 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (27.50%) Analyst
2 13 (16.25%) Developer
3 11 (13.75%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (13.75%) Service Analyst
3 11 (13.75%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (8.75%) .NET Developer
5 7 (8.75%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) Exchange Support
5 7 (8.75%) Systems Support
6 6 (7.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 5 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.50%) .NET
2 10 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 7 (8.75%) AngularJS
4 6 (7.50%) CSS
5 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (6.25%) HTML
6 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (5.00%) LINQ
7 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (3.75%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (2.50%) Web Services
9 1 (1.25%) HTML5
9 1 (1.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.50%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.00%) Clustering
4 6 (7.50%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.75%) EPoS
7 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 51 (63.75%) Windows
2 24 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (15.00%) Windows Server
5 10 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 7 (8.75%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.75%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.25%) ITIL
2 27 (33.75%) Root Cause Analysis
3 24 (30.00%) Change Control
4 19 (23.75%) Mentoring
5 17 (21.25%) High Availability
6 12 (15.00%) Supplier Management
7 10 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (11.25%) MVC
9 7 (8.75%) CRM
10 6 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (7.50%) Change Management
10 6 (7.50%) Data Centre Operations
11 5 (6.25%) ERP
11 5 (6.25%) Service Management
11 5 (6.25%) TDD
12 4 (5.00%) E-Commerce
12 4 (5.00%) PRINCE
13 3 (3.75%) Manual Testing
13 3 (3.75%) Release Management
13 3 (3.75%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.50%) C#
2 11 (13.75%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.50%) SQL
4 4 (5.00%) VB
5 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.25%) C
6 1 (1.25%) PHP
6 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (41.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (25.00%) MCSE
3 16 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (16.25%) MCP
5 6 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (6.25%) MCSA
7 4 (5.00%) CCIE
7 4 (5.00%) CCNA
7 4 (5.00%) MCITP
8 2 (2.50%) CCA
8 2 (2.50%) CCNP
8 2 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.50%) MCDST
9 1 (1.25%) Degree
9 1 (1.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) SLA
2 4 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 16 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (20.00%) XenApp
3 8 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (8.75%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (7.50%) Hyper-V
5 6 (7.50%) XenServer
6 2 (2.50%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (25.00%) SCCM
1 20 (25.00%) SCOM
2 9 (11.25%) NetBackup
3 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (38.75%) VMware
2 22 (27.50%) HP
3 17 (21.25%) Citrix
4 12 (15.00%) Cisco
5 8 (10.00%) Dell
5 8 (10.00%) NetApp
6 7 (8.75%) Hitachi
6 7 (8.75%) Lotus
7 4 (5.00%) Mitel
8 2 (2.50%) Oracle
9 1 (1.25%) Apple
9 1 (1.25%) Planview
9 1 (1.25%) Progress
9 1 (1.25%) Remedy
9 1 (1.25%) Sage
9 1 (1.25%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: 22000-26000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 days ago