The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 9 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 718 835 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.17% 18.08% 18.12%
As % of the Vendors category 48.32% 41.90% 37.12%
Number of salaries quoted 641 686 702
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.59% +2.66%
Microsoft
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
1486 1993 2419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 37.61% 43.16% 48.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1245 1577 1738
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -1 519 £38,000 -5.00% 63
Bradford +2 85 £40,000 - 10
Wakefield -5 39 £35,000 +57.30% 4
Halifax -6 30 £30,000 +7.14%
Wetherby +1 10 £35,000 +27.27% 3
Huddersfield 0 7 £41,250 +17.85% 2
Dewsbury - 4 £30,000 -
Castleford -1 3 £21,500 -4.44% 1
Elland 0 1 £33,992 +16.70%
Mirfield - 1 £27,500 -
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 585 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 561 (38.88%) SQL
3 553 (38.32%) Windows
4 523 (36.24%) MS Excel
5 423 (29.31%) Active Directory
6 366 (25.36%) .NET
7 332 (23.01%) VMware
8 320 (22.18%) Windows Server
9 317 (21.97%) C#
10 309 (21.41%) Agile Software Development
11 275 (19.06%) ITIL
12 253 (17.53%) Microsoft Certification
13 244 (16.91%) MS Office
14 239 (16.56%) VMware Infrastructure
15 218 (15.11%) Finance
16 212 (14.69%) Windows Server 2008
17 211 (14.62%) MS Exchange
18 175 (12.13%) MVC
19 163 (11.30%) Citrix
19 163 (11.30%) T-SQL
19 163 (11.30%) Windows Server 2012
20 159 (11.02%) ASP.NET
21 156 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 151 (10.46%) Cisco
23 147 (10.19%) SAN
24 144 (9.98%) Business Intelligence
24 144 (9.98%) Oracle
24 144 (9.98%) SQL Server 2008
25 139 (9.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 137 (9.49%) Microsoft Azure

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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
1 211 (14.62%) MS Exchange
2 135 (9.36%) SharePoint
3 103 (7.14%) IIS
4 97 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 45 (3.12%) Skype for Business
6 30 (2.08%) CloudStack
7 28 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
8 26 (1.80%) WebLogic
9 25 (1.73%) OpenStack
9 25 (1.73%) WebSphere
10 24 (1.66%) CMS
10 24 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
10 24 (1.66%) JBoss
11 23 (1.59%) Apache
12 21 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
13 19 (1.32%) Tomcat
14 16 (1.11%) SAS
15 14 (0.97%) Confluence
15 14 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
15 14 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 523 (36.24%) MS Excel
2 244 (16.91%) MS Office
3 49 (3.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.83%) MS Project
5 3 (0.21%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.21%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.069%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.069%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.069%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.069%) RoboHelp
7 1 (0.069%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 54 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.21%) Primavera
5 2 (0.14%) Infor CRM
6 1 (0.069%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 137 (9.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 113 (7.83%) Office 365
3 22 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (1.46%) PaaS
5 19 (1.32%) SaaS
6 8 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (0.28%) IaaS
9 2 (0.14%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 147 (10.19%) SAN
2 127 (8.80%) Firewall
3 119 (8.25%) DNS
4 100 (6.93%) DHCP
5 89 (6.17%) LAN
6 78 (5.41%) WAN
7 65 (4.50%) TCP/IP
8 53 (3.67%) VPN
9 33 (2.29%) NAS
10 30 (2.08%) VoIP
11 24 (1.66%) Internet
11 24 (1.66%) Remote Desktop
12 22 (1.52%) Skype
13 21 (1.46%) Wireless
14 18 (1.25%) Network Security
15 15 (1.04%) IP Telephony
16 12 (0.83%) MPLS
17 11 (0.76%) Intranet
17 11 (0.76%) Reverse Proxy
17 11 (0.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 585 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 156 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 144 (9.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 139 (9.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 111 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 87 (6.03%) Data Warehouse
6 87 (6.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 74 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
8 46 (3.19%) SQL Server 2014
9 38 (2.63%) Big Data
9 38 (2.63%) NoSQL
10 35 (2.43%) MySQL
11 34 (2.36%) Hadoop
11 34 (2.36%) SQL Server 2016
12 31 (2.15%) Oracle Database
13 28 (1.94%) Power BI
13 28 (1.94%) SSDT
14 25 (1.73%) OLAP
15 24 (1.66%) Relational Database
16 20 (1.39%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 107 (7.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 92 (6.38%) Visual Studio
3 39 (2.70%) JIRA
4 30 (2.08%) Selenium
5 28 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
6 27 (1.87%) Git (software)
7 25 (1.73%) SoapUI
8 13 (0.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 13 (0.90%) TeamCity
9 8 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 7 (0.49%) Eclipse
11 6 (0.42%) NUnit
12 5 (0.35%) ReSharper
13 4 (0.28%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.28%) Jenkins
13 4 (0.28%) Subversion
14 3 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 2 (0.14%) FitNesse
15 2 (0.14%) SpecFlow
15 2 (0.14%) Toad
General
1 218 (15.11%) Finance
2 62 (4.30%) Legal
3 41 (2.84%) Retail
4 39 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 36 (2.49%) Manufacturing
6 31 (2.15%) Marketing
7 26 (1.80%) Back Office
8 23 (1.59%) Law
9 19 (1.32%) Games
10 18 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
11 17 (1.18%) Publishing
12 15 (1.04%) Electronics
13 11 (0.76%) German Language
14 10 (0.69%) Advertising
15 9 (0.62%) Banking
15 9 (0.62%) Local Government
16 6 (0.42%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.28%) Front Office
18 2 (0.14%) Automotive
18 2 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 366 (25.36%) Analyst
2 357 (24.74%) Developer
3 157 (10.88%) Support Analyst
4 154 (10.67%) .NET Developer
5 111 (7.69%) SQL Developer
6 97 (6.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 90 (6.24%) C# Developer
8 86 (5.96%) IT Support
9 79 (5.47%) C# .NET Developer
10 68 (4.71%) Senior Developer
11 64 (4.44%) Architect
12 63 (4.37%) IT Analyst
13 62 (4.30%) 2nd Line Support
13 62 (4.30%) Applications Support
14 61 (4.23%) Administrator
14 61 (4.23%) Support Engineer
15 58 (4.02%) DBA
16 56 (3.88%) Service Analyst
17 54 (3.74%) IT Support Analyst
18 51 (3.53%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 366 (25.36%) .NET
2 159 (11.02%) ASP.NET
3 124 (8.59%) .NET Framework
4 112 (7.76%) HTML
5 98 (6.79%) Web Services
6 82 (5.68%) CSS
6 82 (5.68%) XML
7 81 (5.61%) WCF
8 76 (5.27%) jQuery
9 67 (4.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 53 (3.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 45 (3.12%) Entity Framework
12 41 (2.84%) AngularJS
13 36 (2.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 33 (2.29%) HTML5
15 31 (2.15%) JSON
16 28 (1.94%) CSS3
17 25 (1.73%) KnockoutJS
18 24 (1.66%) SOAP
19 17 (1.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 103 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (4.85%) Data Centre
3 41 (2.84%) Clustering
4 29 (2.01%) Management Information System
5 28 (1.94%) Visualisation
6 25 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (1.59%) Data Integration
7 23 (1.59%) Replication
8 22 (1.52%) Mobile App
9 16 (1.11%) Blackberry
10 12 (0.83%) iPhone
10 12 (0.83%) Statistics
11 11 (0.76%) Computer Science
11 11 (0.76%) iPad
12 10 (0.69%) e-Learning
12 10 (0.69%) Mathematics
12 10 (0.69%) User Experience
13 9 (0.62%) Cyberthreat
13 9 (0.62%) Driving Licence
13 9 (0.62%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 553 (38.32%) Windows
2 320 (22.18%) Windows Server
3 212 (14.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 163 (11.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 130 (9.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 124 (8.59%) Windows 7
7 90 (6.24%) Linux
8 65 (4.50%) Unix
9 46 (3.19%) Windows XP
10 37 (2.56%) Windows 8
11 34 (2.36%) Windows 10
12 17 (1.18%) Apple iOS
13 15 (1.04%) Android
14 12 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.49%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
16 5 (0.35%) AIX
16 5 (0.35%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.35%) Windows Phone
16 5 (0.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (21.41%) Agile Software Development
2 275 (19.06%) ITIL
3 175 (12.13%) MVC
4 144 (9.98%) Business Intelligence
5 132 (9.15%) Scrum
6 108 (7.48%) ETL
7 99 (6.86%) Project Management
8 95 (6.58%) CRM
9 78 (5.41%) Mentoring
10 69 (4.78%) Time Management
11 67 (4.64%) High Availability
12 65 (4.50%) DevOps
13 64 (4.44%) E-Commerce
13 64 (4.44%) TDD
14 61 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
14 61 (4.23%) SDLC
15 57 (3.95%) Web Development
16 56 (3.88%) OO
17 54 (3.74%) Root Cause Analysis
18 52 (3.60%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 561 (38.88%) SQL
2 317 (21.97%) C#
3 163 (11.30%) T-SQL
4 131 (9.08%) JavaScript
5 109 (7.55%) PowerShell
6 58 (4.02%) Java
7 48 (3.33%) Python
8 43 (2.98%) VB.NET
9 31 (2.15%) Ruby
10 29 (2.01%) Bash Shell
11 25 (1.73%) Shell Script
12 16 (1.11%) VB
13 11 (0.76%) VBA
14 10 (0.69%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 6 (0.42%) Perl
15 6 (0.42%) PHP
16 5 (0.35%) C
17 4 (0.28%) C++
17 4 (0.28%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 253 (17.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 97 (6.72%) MCSE
3 95 (6.58%) Degree
4 57 (3.95%) MCSA
5 37 (2.56%) MCP
6 34 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
7 33 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
8 31 (2.15%) MCITP
9 28 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 27 (1.87%) CCNA
11 25 (1.73%) ISEB
12 24 (1.66%) Citrix Certification
12 24 (1.66%) ISTQB
13 13 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 12 (0.83%) Security Cleared
15 10 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 9 (0.62%) CCA
16 9 (0.62%) MCDST
17 8 (0.55%) CCNP
18 6 (0.42%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (4.57%) SLA
2 45 (3.12%) QA
3 41 (2.84%) Data Quality
4 13 (0.90%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.42%) DICOM
6 6 (0.42%) HL7
7 5 (0.35%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.21%) COBIT
9 1 (0.069%) SDET
System Software
1 423 (29.31%) Active Directory
2 239 (16.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (5.75%) Hyper-V
4 71 (4.92%) XenApp
5 65 (4.50%) vSphere
6 45 (3.12%) XenDesktop
7 34 (2.36%) XenServer
8 29 (2.01%) Xen
9 26 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
10 22 (1.52%) Terminal Server
10 22 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
11 21 (1.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 15 (1.04%) Terminal Services
13 8 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
14 7 (0.49%) VMware ESX
14 7 (0.49%) VMware Server
15 5 (0.35%) GlusterFS
16 2 (0.14%) KVM
16 2 (0.14%) OpenSIPS
16 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 95 (6.58%) SCCM
2 79 (5.47%) SCOM
3 31 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (2.08%) Puppet
5 24 (1.66%) Cobbler
5 24 (1.66%) Tivoli
6 20 (1.39%) CA Wily
7 15 (1.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 15 (1.04%) OpenView
7 15 (1.04%) WSUS
8 14 (0.97%) Microsoft Clustering
9 13 (0.90%) Backup Exec
10 11 (0.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 9 (0.62%) Nagios
11 9 (0.62%) NetBackup
12 7 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
12 7 (0.49%) Opsview
13 6 (0.42%) CA Single Sign-On
14 5 (0.35%) Cacti
14 5 (0.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 332 (23.01%) VMware
2 163 (11.30%) Citrix
3 151 (10.46%) Cisco
4 144 (9.98%) Oracle
5 88 (6.10%) HP
6 50 (3.47%) NetApp
7 39 (2.70%) Avaya
7 39 (2.70%) IBM
8 27 (1.87%) CA
9 24 (1.66%) EnterpriseDB
10 22 (1.52%) Tableau
11 21 (1.46%) Dell
11 21 (1.46%) Sitecore
12 20 (1.39%) 3PAR
12 20 (1.39%) Nimsoft
13 18 (1.25%) Apple
13 18 (1.25%) Hitachi
14 15 (1.04%) SAP
14 15 (1.04%) Symantec
15 13 (0.90%) Lotus
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £12000 - £14000 per annum + Excellent benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Bonus + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,500 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £16,000 to £17,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + commission (uncapped)
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + profit related bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago