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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 727 798 1006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.98% 17.86% 19.92%
As % of the Vendors category 50.35% 40.04% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 670 646 828
Median salary £40,000 £37,214 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.48% +6.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
1444 1993 2426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 39.68% 44.60% 48.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1243 1614 1880
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,150 £55,000
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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -1 541 £40,000 +6.66% 57
Bradford +4 95 £36,000 -4.00% 6
Wakefield -2 23 £35,000 +16.66% 10
Halifax -9 16 £70,000 +80.64% 2
Huddersfield +4 9 £30,000 +3.44% 1
Elland -1 3 £37,500 +19.04%
Wetherby -1 3 £35,000 +14.75% 4
Brighouse - 2 £41,250 - 1
Cleckheaton - 2 £26,500 -
Castleford - 1 £29,500 -
Dewsbury - 1 £21,000 - 1
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 628 (43.07%) SQL
2 603 (41.36%) SQL Server
3 571 (39.16%) MS Excel
4 559 (38.34%) Windows
5 421 (28.88%) .NET
6 393 (26.95%) Active Directory
7 371 (25.45%) C#
8 354 (24.28%) Windows Server
9 334 (22.91%) Agile Software Development
10 325 (22.29%) VMware
11 298 (20.44%) ITIL
12 293 (20.10%) Microsoft Certification
13 274 (18.79%) Finance
14 228 (15.64%) VMware Infrastructure
15 208 (14.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 202 (13.85%) MS Exchange
17 188 (12.89%) Windows Server 2008
18 187 (12.83%) T-SQL
19 184 (12.62%) MVC
20 173 (11.87%) Scrum
20 173 (11.87%) Microsoft Azure
21 169 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
22 165 (11.32%) ASP.NET
23 159 (10.91%) MS Office
24 150 (10.29%) Citrix
24 150 (10.29%) Firewall
25 146 (10.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 146 (10.01%) SQL Server 2008
26 143 (9.81%) Cisco
27 142 (9.74%) ETL

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
1 202 (13.85%) MS Exchange
2 118 (8.09%) SharePoint
3 98 (6.72%) IIS
4 72 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 37 (2.54%) WebLogic
6 36 (2.47%) CloudStack
6 36 (2.47%) OpenStack
7 34 (2.33%) WebSphere
8 32 (2.19%) JBoss
9 23 (1.58%) CMS
9 23 (1.58%) SAS
10 22 (1.51%) Skype for Business
11 20 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
12 18 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
13 15 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
14 14 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 12 (0.82%) Umbraco
16 7 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
17 6 (0.41%) Apache
18 5 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 571 (39.16%) MS Excel
2 159 (10.91%) MS Office
3 47 (3.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (1.99%) MS Project
5 13 (0.89%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.27%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.14%) Camtasia
8 1 (0.069%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 30 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.34%) Visualfiles
4 4 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.21%) Primavera
6 2 (0.14%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.069%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 173 (11.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 120 (8.23%) Office 365
3 31 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (1.23%) SaaS
5 15 (1.03%) PaaS
6 7 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.21%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.14%) IaaS
8 2 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 150 (10.29%) Firewall
2 130 (8.92%) SAN
3 124 (8.50%) LAN
4 123 (8.44%) WAN
5 109 (7.48%) DNS
6 83 (5.69%) DHCP
7 68 (4.66%) VPN
8 49 (3.36%) TCP/IP
9 39 (2.67%) VoIP
10 27 (1.85%) Wireless
11 25 (1.71%) Internet
12 22 (1.51%) MPLS
12 22 (1.51%) Remote Desktop
13 21 (1.44%) VLAN
14 20 (1.37%) NAS
15 17 (1.17%) Skype
16 12 (0.82%) OSPF
17 11 (0.75%) EIGRP
17 11 (0.75%) Network Security
18 10 (0.69%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 603 (41.36%) SQL Server
2 208 (14.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 146 (10.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 146 (10.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 126 (8.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 123 (8.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 108 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
7 85 (5.83%) SQL Server 2014
8 49 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 46 (3.16%) SQL Server 2016
10 31 (2.13%) SSDT
11 29 (1.99%) Relational Database
12 27 (1.85%) Big Data
13 26 (1.78%) Hadoop
13 26 (1.78%) NoSQL
14 25 (1.71%) MySQL
15 24 (1.65%) Oracle Database
16 23 (1.58%) OLAP
17 18 (1.23%) OLAP Cube
18 15 (1.03%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 117 (8.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 109 (7.48%) Visual Studio
3 50 (3.43%) Octopus Deploy
4 35 (2.40%) TeamCity
5 34 (2.33%) Git (software)
6 26 (1.78%) Selenium
7 25 (1.71%) JIRA
8 21 (1.44%) Jenkins
9 13 (0.89%) SoapUI
10 11 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 8 (0.55%) ReSharper
12 7 (0.48%) LoadRunner
13 6 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (0.41%) Robot Framework
13 6 (0.41%) SpecFlow
14 5 (0.34%) Cucumber
14 5 (0.34%) FitNesse
15 4 (0.27%) Visual Studio Team System
16 3 (0.21%) NuGet
16 3 (0.21%) Subversion
General
1 274 (18.79%) Finance
2 54 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 44 (3.02%) Legal
4 37 (2.54%) Marketing
5 23 (1.58%) Advertising
6 22 (1.51%) Back Office
7 20 (1.37%) Games
7 20 (1.37%) Retail
8 19 (1.30%) Law
8 19 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 17 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (0.69%) German Language
11 9 (0.62%) Publishing
12 5 (0.34%) Front Office
13 4 (0.27%) Banking
14 3 (0.21%) Electronics
14 3 (0.21%) Local Government
15 2 (0.14%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.14%) Portuguese Language
15 2 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 399 (27.37%) Developer
2 255 (17.49%) Analyst
3 165 (11.32%) .NET Developer
4 123 (8.44%) SQL Developer
5 122 (8.37%) Support Analyst
6 119 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 94 (6.45%) C# Developer
7 94 (6.45%) DBA
8 91 (6.24%) Senior Developer
9 90 (6.17%) SQL DBA
9 90 (6.17%) Support Engineer
10 81 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
11 78 (5.35%) C# .NET Developer
12 73 (5.01%) Architect
13 67 (4.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 64 (4.39%) IT Support
15 63 (4.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 60 (4.12%) Administrator
17 55 (3.77%) IT Engineer
18 51 (3.50%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 421 (28.88%) .NET
2 165 (11.32%) ASP.NET
3 125 (8.57%) HTML
4 112 (7.68%) .NET Framework
5 97 (6.65%) CSS
6 96 (6.58%) Web Services
7 79 (5.42%) XML
8 73 (5.01%) ASP.NET MVC
9 72 (4.94%) jQuery
10 70 (4.80%) WCF
11 67 (4.60%) ASP.NET Web API
12 55 (3.77%) AngularJS
13 37 (2.54%) Entity Framework
14 30 (2.06%) KnockoutJS
15 28 (1.92%) WPF
16 25 (1.71%) HTML5
17 23 (1.58%) JSON
18 22 (1.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 22 (1.51%) LINQ
19 20 (1.37%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 89 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (5.21%) Data Centre
3 43 (2.95%) Clustering
4 40 (2.74%) Data Integration
5 39 (2.67%) Visualisation
6 38 (2.61%) Replication
7 34 (2.33%) Management Information System
8 30 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (1.44%) User Experience
10 19 (1.30%) Driving Licence
11 17 (1.17%) Computer Science
11 17 (1.17%) Mobile App
12 16 (1.10%) Blackberry
13 15 (1.03%) N-Tier
14 14 (0.96%) PKI
14 14 (0.96%) Statistics
15 13 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
15 13 (0.89%) Health Informatics
15 13 (0.89%) Informatics
16 8 (0.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 559 (38.34%) Windows
2 354 (24.28%) Windows Server
3 188 (12.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 169 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 114 (7.82%) Windows 7
6 111 (7.61%) Linux
7 84 (5.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 66 (4.53%) Unix
9 37 (2.54%) Windows 10
10 30 (2.06%) Windows 8
11 23 (1.58%) Windows XP
12 21 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (0.69%) Windows Vista
14 9 (0.62%) Android
14 9 (0.62%) Apple iOS
14 9 (0.62%) Ubuntu
15 8 (0.55%) Windows Phone
16 5 (0.34%) AIX
16 5 (0.34%) HPUX
17 4 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (22.91%) Agile Software Development
2 298 (20.44%) ITIL
3 184 (12.62%) MVC
4 173 (11.87%) Scrum
5 142 (9.74%) ETL
6 128 (8.78%) Business Intelligence
7 98 (6.72%) Mentoring
8 96 (6.58%) DevOps
9 84 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 75 (5.14%) Web Development
11 72 (4.94%) CRM
12 65 (4.46%) High Availability
13 64 (4.39%) E-Commerce
14 63 (4.32%) Project Management
15 59 (4.05%) TDD
16 57 (3.91%) Performance Tuning
17 56 (3.84%) SDLC
18 55 (3.77%) Problem Management
19 51 (3.50%) Continuous Integration
19 51 (3.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 628 (43.07%) SQL
2 371 (25.45%) C#
3 187 (12.83%) T-SQL
4 142 (9.74%) JavaScript
5 124 (8.50%) PowerShell
6 60 (4.12%) VB.NET
7 44 (3.02%) Python
8 41 (2.81%) Java
9 32 (2.19%) Ruby
9 32 (2.19%) Shell Script
10 28 (1.92%) VB
11 26 (1.78%) VBA
12 19 (1.30%) Bash Shell
13 14 (0.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 12 (0.82%) C++
15 9 (0.62%) C
16 7 (0.48%) PL/SQL
16 7 (0.48%) X++
17 5 (0.34%) PHP
18 4 (0.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 293 (20.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 142 (9.74%) Degree
3 79 (5.42%) MCSE
4 58 (3.98%) MCITP
5 52 (3.57%) MCSA
6 42 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (2.54%) Citrix Certification
8 31 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
8 31 (2.13%) MCTS
9 29 (1.99%) CCNA
10 27 (1.85%) MCP
11 25 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 23 (1.58%) ISEB
12 23 (1.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 19 (1.30%) CCNP
14 18 (1.23%) CCA
14 18 (1.23%) MCDBA
15 15 (1.03%) ISTQB
16 14 (0.96%) Security Cleared
17 12 (0.82%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (3.16%) SLA
2 32 (2.19%) Data Quality
2 32 (2.19%) QA
3 16 (1.10%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.96%) DICOM
4 14 (0.96%) HL7
5 10 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.069%) COBIT
7 1 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 393 (26.95%) Active Directory
2 228 (15.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (7.00%) Hyper-V
4 70 (4.80%) XenApp
5 68 (4.66%) vSphere
6 48 (3.29%) XenServer
7 44 (3.02%) XenDesktop
8 40 (2.74%) Xen
9 30 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
10 22 (1.51%) Terminal Services
11 12 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 11 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
13 10 (0.69%) OpenSIPS
13 10 (0.69%) Terminal Server
14 8 (0.55%) VMware ESX
15 5 (0.34%) GlusterFS
15 5 (0.34%) KVM
15 5 (0.34%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.069%) BitLocker
16 1 (0.069%) Docker
Systems Management
1 96 (6.58%) SCOM
2 93 (6.38%) SCCM
3 33 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (2.26%) Puppet
4 22 (1.51%) Microsoft Clustering
5 19 (1.30%) Cobbler
5 19 (1.30%) Tivoli
6 15 (1.03%) OpenView
7 13 (0.89%) Ansible
8 12 (0.82%) WSUS
9 9 (0.62%) Failover Clustering
9 9 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
10 8 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
11 7 (0.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 7 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
12 6 (0.41%) CA Wily
12 6 (0.41%) SCVMM
13 5 (0.34%) Backup Exec
13 5 (0.34%) SolarWinds Orion
14 4 (0.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 325 (22.29%) VMware
2 150 (10.29%) Citrix
3 143 (9.81%) Cisco
4 100 (6.86%) Oracle
5 75 (5.14%) HP
6 54 (3.70%) NetApp
7 41 (2.81%) Avaya
8 32 (2.19%) EnterpriseDB
8 32 (2.19%) Tableau
9 21 (1.44%) Red Hat
10 18 (1.23%) Sitecore
11 17 (1.17%) Dell
11 17 (1.17%) IBM
11 17 (1.17%) Splunk
12 16 (1.10%) Hitachi
13 14 (0.96%) Apple
13 14 (0.96%) Veeam
14 13 (0.89%) EMC
14 13 (0.89%) F5
14 13 (0.89%) Intel Security
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Lots of Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: 5% Pension & 28.5 days holiday, PMI, DIS
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare, parking
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Venn Group
Salary: £29000 - £32000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £47000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Hh Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum + Good Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: 5% Pension & 28.5 days holiday
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £14000 - £15000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: 5% Pension & 28.5 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Flexibility + Home Work
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £95,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £62k package
Posted: 4 days ago
Normanton, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £16000.00 - £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 5 days ago