The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Micro Focus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Micro Focus over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Micro Focus.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Micro Focus
Rank 208 166 174
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +8
Permanent jobs citing Micro Focus 1 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.020% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.041% 0.35% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 4
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
Micro Focus
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2465 1708 1801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 49.48% 47.39% 47.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1768 1358 1454
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Micro Focus
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Micro Focus across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Micro Focus Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Micro Focus
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Micro Focus across the West Yorkshire region.

Micro Focus Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Micro Focus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Micro Focus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Micro Focus.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) COBOL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (83.33%) Middleware
2 5 (83.33%) OpenView
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) C
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) WebLogic
2 5 (83.33%) HPUX
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (83.33%) Tuxedo
2 5 (83.33%) SOA
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Replication
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware ESX
2 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity
2 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (83.33%) HP NNM
2 5 (83.33%) Brocade
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle BPM

Micro Focus
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Micro Focus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Micro Focus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) WebLogic
1 5 (83.33%) Tuxedo
2 1 (16.67%) CICS
Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Replication
1 5 (83.33%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) HPUX
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) SOA
1 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity
1 5 (83.33%) Capacity Management
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) COBOL
1 6 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (83.33%) C
3 1 (16.67%) JCL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware ESX
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (83.33%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) OpenView
1 5 (83.33%) HP NNM
1 5 (83.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Brocade
3 1 (16.67%) IBM