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 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 711 819 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.33% 17.64% 17.60%
As % of the Vendors category 50.53% 40.67% 35.30%
Number of salaries quoted 646 650 702
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
1407 2014 2527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.28% 43.39% 49.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1183 1552 1826
Median salary £38,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.09% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +1 536 £38,000 -5.00% 66
Bradford -3 88 £36,000 -4.00% 19
Wakefield -7 32 £32,500 +51.16% 6
Halifax -12 21 £40,000 +42.85% 1
Wetherby +2 8 £35,000 +27.27%
Dewsbury - 5 £30,000 -
Huddersfield +5 3 £31,250 +25.00% 1
Castleford 0 3 £21,500 -4.44%
Brighouse +3 1 £35,000 +45.83%
Cleckheaton - 1 £26,500 -
Mirfield - 1 £27,500 -
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 574 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 568 (40.11%) SQL
3 562 (39.69%) Windows
4 518 (36.58%) MS Excel
5 429 (30.30%) Active Directory
6 353 (24.93%) .NET
7 352 (24.86%) VMware
8 336 (23.73%) Windows Server
9 303 (21.40%) C#
10 297 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
11 279 (19.70%) ITIL
12 269 (19.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 251 (17.73%) VMware Infrastructure
14 239 (16.88%) Finance
15 220 (15.54%) MS Office
16 214 (15.11%) MS Exchange
17 209 (14.76%) Windows Server 2008
18 170 (12.01%) Citrix
19 168 (11.86%) T-SQL
20 164 (11.58%) Windows Server 2012
21 163 (11.51%) MVC
22 159 (11.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 152 (10.73%) SAN
24 150 (10.59%) Cisco
25 149 (10.52%) ASP.NET
26 142 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
26 142 (10.03%) SharePoint
27 141 (9.96%) SQL Server 2008
28 137 (9.68%) Firewall
29 132 (9.32%) 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
1 214 (15.11%) MS Exchange
2 142 (10.03%) SharePoint
3 98 (6.92%) IIS
4 92 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 35 (2.47%) Skype for Business
6 31 (2.19%) CloudStack
7 29 (2.05%) OpenStack
8 27 (1.91%) WebLogic
9 26 (1.84%) WebSphere
10 25 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
10 25 (1.77%) JBoss
11 21 (1.48%) CMS
11 21 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
11 21 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
12 18 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
13 17 (1.20%) Apache
14 16 (1.13%) SAS
15 14 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 14 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
16 13 (0.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 518 (36.58%) MS Excel
2 220 (15.54%) MS Office
3 40 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (0.92%) MS Project
5 5 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.21%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.21%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.071%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.071%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.071%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.071%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.071%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 50 (3.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.14%) Infor CRM
5 2 (0.14%) Primavera
6 1 (0.071%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 132 (9.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 123 (8.69%) Office 365
3 16 (1.13%) SaaS
4 15 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (1.06%) PaaS
5 9 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.21%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.071%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 152 (10.73%) SAN
2 137 (9.68%) Firewall
3 116 (8.19%) LAN
4 111 (7.84%) DNS
5 104 (7.34%) WAN
6 88 (6.21%) DHCP
7 62 (4.38%) VPN
8 61 (4.31%) TCP/IP
9 33 (2.33%) VoIP
10 30 (2.12%) Wireless
11 28 (1.98%) Remote Desktop
12 27 (1.91%) NAS
13 24 (1.69%) Internet
14 21 (1.48%) Skype
15 17 (1.20%) Network Security
16 15 (1.06%) VLAN
17 14 (0.99%) IP Telephony
17 14 (0.99%) MPLS
18 11 (0.78%) EIGRP
18 11 (0.78%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 574 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 159 (11.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 141 (9.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 127 (8.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 118 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 96 (6.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 92 (6.50%) Data Warehouse
8 70 (4.94%) SQL Server 2005
9 54 (3.81%) SQL Server 2014
10 40 (2.82%) SQL Server 2016
11 37 (2.61%) NoSQL
12 35 (2.47%) Big Data
13 32 (2.26%) SSDT
14 31 (2.19%) MySQL
15 30 (2.12%) Hadoop
16 25 (1.77%) OLAP
16 25 (1.77%) Oracle Database
17 23 (1.62%) Power BI
17 23 (1.62%) Relational Database
18 19 (1.34%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 107 (7.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 94 (6.64%) Visual Studio
3 38 (2.68%) JIRA
4 35 (2.47%) Octopus Deploy
5 28 (1.98%) Git (software)
5 28 (1.98%) Selenium
6 20 (1.41%) SoapUI
7 15 (1.06%) TeamCity
8 11 (0.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 10 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 7 (0.49%) ReSharper
11 6 (0.42%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.28%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.28%) Subversion
13 3 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.21%) HP UFT
13 3 (0.21%) LoadRunner
14 2 (0.14%) Cucumber
14 2 (0.14%) RIATest
14 2 (0.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 239 (16.88%) Finance
2 57 (4.03%) Legal
3 34 (2.40%) Telecoms
4 31 (2.19%) Marketing
5 30 (2.12%) Manufacturing
6 26 (1.84%) Back Office
7 25 (1.77%) Retail
8 21 (1.48%) Games
9 15 (1.06%) Advertising
10 13 (0.92%) Law
10 13 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
10 13 (0.92%) Publishing
11 12 (0.85%) German Language
12 11 (0.78%) Electronics
13 9 (0.64%) Local Government
14 5 (0.35%) Front Office
15 4 (0.28%) Banking
16 3 (0.21%) Automotive
16 3 (0.21%) Investment Banking
17 2 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 343 (24.22%) Analyst
2 342 (24.15%) Developer
3 153 (10.81%) Support Analyst
4 133 (9.39%) .NET Developer
5 108 (7.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 105 (7.42%) SQL Developer
7 81 (5.72%) C# Developer
8 79 (5.58%) Support Engineer
9 77 (5.44%) IT Support
10 72 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
11 67 (4.73%) Senior Developer
11 67 (4.73%) Windows Engineer
12 63 (4.45%) DBA
13 62 (4.38%) Architect
14 61 (4.31%) Applications Support
15 60 (4.24%) Administrator
16 57 (4.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 57 (4.03%) IT Analyst
16 57 (4.03%) SQL DBA
17 56 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (24.93%) .NET
2 149 (10.52%) ASP.NET
3 113 (7.98%) .NET Framework
4 102 (7.20%) HTML
5 98 (6.92%) Web Services
6 83 (5.86%) XML
7 70 (4.94%) CSS
7 70 (4.94%) jQuery
8 66 (4.66%) WCF
9 63 (4.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 47 (3.32%) ASP.NET Web API
11 40 (2.82%) AngularJS
11 40 (2.82%) Entity Framework
12 32 (2.26%) JSON
13 31 (2.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 24 (1.69%) KnockoutJS
15 21 (1.48%) HTML5
15 21 (1.48%) SOAP
16 20 (1.41%) REST
17 13 (0.92%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 103 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (4.45%) Data Centre
3 37 (2.61%) Clustering
4 31 (2.19%) Management Information System
4 31 (2.19%) Replication
4 31 (2.19%) Visualisation
5 29 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (1.62%) Data Integration
7 20 (1.41%) Mobile App
8 18 (1.27%) Blackberry
9 14 (0.99%) iPhone
10 13 (0.92%) Computer Science
10 13 (0.92%) Statistics
11 11 (0.78%) Driving Licence
11 11 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
11 11 (0.78%) User Experience
12 10 (0.71%) iPad
13 9 (0.64%) Health Informatics
13 9 (0.64%) Informatics
13 9 (0.64%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 562 (39.69%) Windows
2 336 (23.73%) Windows Server
3 209 (14.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 164 (11.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 125 (8.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 123 (8.69%) Windows 7
7 98 (6.92%) Linux
8 66 (4.66%) Unix
9 46 (3.25%) Windows XP
10 37 (2.61%) Windows 10
10 37 (2.61%) Windows 8
11 15 (1.06%) Android
12 14 (0.99%) Apple iOS
13 11 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (0.49%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.49%) Windows Phone
15 5 (0.35%) AIX
15 5 (0.35%) HPUX
15 5 (0.35%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
2 279 (19.70%) ITIL
3 163 (11.51%) MVC
4 142 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
5 129 (9.11%) Scrum
6 117 (8.26%) ETL
7 91 (6.43%) Project Management
8 90 (6.36%) CRM
9 85 (6.00%) Mentoring
10 74 (5.23%) DevOps
11 68 (4.80%) High Availability
12 64 (4.52%) Disaster Recovery
13 63 (4.45%) SDLC
14 61 (4.31%) E-Commerce
14 61 (4.31%) Time Management
15 57 (4.03%) TDD
16 55 (3.88%) Continuous Integration
17 53 (3.74%) Performance Tuning
18 52 (3.67%) Web Development
19 49 (3.46%) OO
Programming Languages
1 568 (40.11%) SQL
2 303 (21.40%) C#
3 168 (11.86%) T-SQL
4 118 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 117 (8.26%) PowerShell
6 49 (3.46%) Java
7 45 (3.18%) VB.NET
8 42 (2.97%) Python
9 29 (2.05%) Ruby
10 27 (1.91%) Bash Shell
11 26 (1.84%) Shell Script
12 16 (1.13%) VBA
13 14 (0.99%) VB
14 10 (0.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 9 (0.64%) C++
16 7 (0.49%) PL/SQL
17 6 (0.42%) PHP
18 3 (0.21%) C
18 3 (0.21%) Perl
18 3 (0.21%) R
Qualifications
1 269 (19.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 109 (7.70%) Degree
3 85 (6.00%) MCSE
4 67 (4.73%) MCSA
5 35 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (2.47%) MCP
6 34 (2.40%) MCITP
7 33 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
8 31 (2.19%) CCNA
9 27 (1.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 25 (1.77%) ISEB
11 24 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
12 20 (1.41%) ISTQB
13 16 (1.13%) Security Cleared
14 13 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 11 (0.78%) MCTS
15 11 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 10 (0.71%) CCNP
17 7 (0.49%) CCEA
17 7 (0.49%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (4.52%) SLA
2 41 (2.90%) Data Quality
3 40 (2.82%) QA
4 14 (0.99%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.64%) DICOM
6 9 (0.64%) HL7
7 5 (0.35%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.071%) COBIT
8 1 (0.071%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 429 (30.30%) Active Directory
2 251 (17.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (6.57%) Hyper-V
4 72 (5.08%) vSphere
5 71 (5.01%) XenApp
6 50 (3.53%) XenDesktop
7 39 (2.75%) XenServer
8 33 (2.33%) Xen
9 27 (1.91%) VMware ESXi
10 26 (1.84%) Terminal Services
11 22 (1.55%) Virtual Servers
12 21 (1.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 21 (1.48%) Terminal Server
13 7 (0.49%) VMware Server
14 6 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
14 6 (0.42%) VMware ESX
15 5 (0.35%) GlusterFS
15 5 (0.35%) KVM
16 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
16 2 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 92 (6.50%) SCCM
2 84 (5.93%) SCOM
3 30 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (1.98%) Puppet
5 25 (1.77%) Cobbler
5 25 (1.77%) Tivoli
6 17 (1.20%) CA Wily
7 16 (1.13%) WSUS
8 15 (1.06%) Backup Exec
9 14 (0.99%) Microsoft Clustering
9 14 (0.99%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 13 (0.92%) OpenView
11 11 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 10 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
13 7 (0.49%) NetBackup
14 5 (0.35%) Failover Clustering
14 5 (0.35%) SolarWinds Orion
15 4 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
15 4 (0.28%) Nagios
15 4 (0.28%) Opsview
Vendors
1 352 (24.86%) VMware
2 170 (12.01%) Citrix
3 150 (10.59%) Cisco
4 126 (8.90%) Oracle
5 92 (6.50%) HP
6 59 (4.17%) NetApp
7 43 (3.04%) Avaya
8 29 (2.05%) IBM
9 25 (1.77%) EnterpriseDB
10 22 (1.55%) Dell
10 22 (1.55%) Tableau
11 20 (1.41%) CA
11 20 (1.41%) Hitachi
12 19 (1.34%) Symantec
13 18 (1.27%) 3PAR
13 18 (1.27%) Apple
14 17 (1.20%) Nimsoft
15 16 (1.13%) Sitecore
16 14 (0.99%) EMC
17 13 (0.92%) SAP
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Prism Medical UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + car + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + flexi-time, pensions, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 per annum + £2,500 travel allowance
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Competitive Salary + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 30,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car, pension, bonus + more
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Bens + Great Training
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday