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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 725 856 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.30% 18.63% 19.05%
As % of the Vendors category 43.86% 42.91% 42.17%
Number of salaries quoted 596 716 865
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,050 £51,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
1653 1995 2293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.73% 43.43% 45.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1583 1852
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 29 May 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 May 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 -2 524 £37,500 - 69
Bradford -4 69 £37,500 -1.31% 7
Wakefield 0 41 £33,250 +11.76% 2
Halifax +3 30 £32,500 +30.00% 3
Huddersfield -2 11 £35,000 -
Ossett - 11 £25,000 -
Pontefract +5 9 - - 1
Mirfield - 7 £26,000 -
Wetherby - 4 £35,000 - 2
Otley -7 2 £25,500 -15.00%
Elland - 2 £33,992 - 1
Castleford -2 1 £22,500 -14.28%
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 635 (40.37%) SQL
2 621 (39.48%) SQL Server
3 608 (38.65%) MS Excel
4 532 (33.82%) Windows
5 425 (27.02%) Agile Software Development
6 376 (23.90%) Active Directory
7 363 (23.08%) .NET
8 295 (18.75%) C#
8 295 (18.75%) VMware
9 291 (18.50%) MS Office
10 255 (16.21%) Windows Server
11 254 (16.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 252 (16.02%) ITIL
13 227 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
14 217 (13.80%) MS Exchange
15 215 (13.67%) Microsoft Certification
16 213 (13.54%) Finance
17 209 (13.29%) T-SQL
18 196 (12.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 190 (12.08%) Windows Server 2008
20 182 (11.57%) Business Intelligence
21 165 (10.49%) PowerShell
22 157 (9.98%) Oracle
22 157 (9.98%) SQL Server 2012
23 152 (9.66%) Scrum
24 150 (9.54%) Team Foundation Server
25 146 (9.28%) Microsoft Azure
26 145 (9.22%) ASP.NET
27 143 (9.09%) SharePoint
27 143 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012

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
1 217 (13.80%) MS Exchange
2 143 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 128 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 100 (6.36%) IIS
5 74 (4.70%) Skype for Business
6 57 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 41 (2.61%) CloudStack
8 36 (2.29%) Apache
9 33 (2.10%) CMS
10 27 (1.72%) OpenStack
10 27 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
11 26 (1.65%) WebLogic
12 25 (1.59%) Confluence
12 25 (1.59%) JBoss
12 25 (1.59%) Tomcat
12 25 (1.59%) WebSphere
13 21 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
14 19 (1.21%) Office Communications Server
15 17 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
16 16 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 608 (38.65%) MS Excel
2 291 (18.50%) MS Office
3 39 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (1.27%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.89%) Acrobat
5 14 (0.89%) XMetaL
6 10 (0.64%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.51%) MS Project
8 7 (0.45%) Adobe Captivate
8 7 (0.45%) FrameMaker
8 7 (0.45%) InfoPath
8 7 (0.45%) RoboHelp
9 3 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 68 (4.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.19%) Primavera
6 2 (0.13%) Infor CRM
7 1 (0.064%) FastStats
7 1 (0.064%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.064%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.064%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 146 (9.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 73 (4.64%) Office 365
3 26 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (1.65%) PaaS
4 20 (1.27%) SaaS
5 6 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (0.38%) IaaS
6 5 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.064%) AdWords
7 1 (0.064%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.064%) GitHub
7 1 (0.064%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 133 (8.46%) SAN
2 112 (7.12%) Firewall
3 105 (6.68%) DNS
4 85 (5.40%) DHCP
5 78 (4.96%) VPN
6 69 (4.39%) TCP/IP
7 50 (3.18%) LAN
8 42 (2.67%) NAS
9 38 (2.42%) WAN
10 37 (2.35%) Network Security
11 36 (2.29%) VoIP
12 34 (2.16%) Internet
13 22 (1.40%) Intranet
14 18 (1.14%) Skype
15 16 (1.02%) Unified Communications
15 16 (1.02%) Wireless
16 15 (0.95%) IP Telephony
17 13 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
18 12 (0.76%) Extranet
18 12 (0.76%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 621 (39.48%) SQL Server
2 254 (16.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 196 (12.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 157 (9.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 139 (8.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 135 (8.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 97 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
8 60 (3.81%) SQL Server 2014
9 56 (3.56%) SQL Server 2005
10 48 (3.05%) Hadoop
11 42 (2.67%) OLAP
12 38 (2.42%) Power BI
12 38 (2.42%) SSDT
13 35 (2.23%) MySQL
14 30 (1.91%) Big Data
15 29 (1.84%) NoSQL
16 28 (1.78%) Oracle Database
17 25 (1.59%) OLAP Cube
18 22 (1.40%) MongoDB
19 19 (1.21%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 150 (9.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 137 (8.71%) Visual Studio
3 83 (5.28%) Selenium
4 81 (5.15%) SoapUI
5 35 (2.23%) JIRA
6 28 (1.78%) Octopus Deploy
7 24 (1.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 23 (1.46%) SpecFlow
9 20 (1.27%) FitNesse
10 19 (1.21%) Cucumber
11 13 (0.83%) WebDriver
12 11 (0.70%) Subversion
13 10 (0.64%) Git (software)
14 9 (0.57%) tSQLt
15 6 (0.38%) Eclipse
16 5 (0.32%) NUnit
17 4 (0.25%) Ant
17 4 (0.25%) Hudson
17 4 (0.25%) SilkTest
17 4 (0.25%) TeamCity
General
1 213 (13.54%) Finance
2 56 (3.56%) Retail
3 44 (2.80%) Telecoms
4 40 (2.54%) Legal
5 37 (2.35%) Marketing
6 36 (2.29%) Manufacturing
7 24 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 22 (1.40%) Law
9 19 (1.21%) Back Office
10 18 (1.14%) Banking
10 18 (1.14%) Electronics
11 14 (0.89%) Publishing
12 13 (0.83%) Advertising
13 11 (0.70%) Games
14 10 (0.64%) Local Government
15 6 (0.38%) Investment Banking
16 5 (0.32%) Automotive
17 4 (0.25%) Billing
18 2 (0.13%) General Ledger
19 1 (0.064%) German Language
Job Titles
1 441 (28.04%) Analyst
2 397 (25.24%) Developer
3 158 (10.04%) SQL Developer
4 139 (8.84%) Support Analyst
5 137 (8.71%) .NET Developer
6 98 (6.23%) SSIS Developer
7 95 (6.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 86 (5.47%) C# Developer
8 86 (5.47%) SQL Server Developer
9 78 (4.96%) Senior Developer
10 76 (4.83%) Applications Support
11 69 (4.39%) C# .NET Developer
12 68 (4.32%) IT Analyst
13 67 (4.26%) IT Support
14 66 (4.20%) Applications Support Analyst
14 66 (4.20%) Technical Analyst
15 65 (4.13%) DBA
16 63 (4.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 62 (3.94%) Test Analyst
18 58 (3.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 363 (23.08%) .NET
2 145 (9.22%) ASP.NET
3 120 (7.63%) WCF
4 112 (7.12%) Web Services
5 106 (6.74%) .NET Framework
6 101 (6.42%) HTML
7 90 (5.72%) XML
8 67 (4.26%) CSS
9 54 (3.43%) jQuery
10 51 (3.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 50 (3.18%) ASP.NET Web API
12 43 (2.73%) Entity Framework
13 42 (2.67%) SOAP
14 28 (1.78%) WinForms
15 26 (1.65%) HTML5
16 25 (1.59%) CSS3
17 24 (1.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 23 (1.46%) AngularJS
19 21 (1.34%) JSON
20 20 (1.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 127 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (4.26%) Data Centre
3 57 (3.62%) Management Information System
4 46 (2.92%) Computer Science
5 31 (1.97%) Clustering
6 28 (1.78%) Data Integration
7 26 (1.65%) Replication
8 25 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 25 (1.59%) Visualisation
9 19 (1.21%) e-Learning
10 18 (1.14%) Blackberry
11 17 (1.08%) Client/Server
11 17 (1.08%) Driving Licence
12 16 (1.02%) Mathematics
13 15 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
14 13 (0.83%) Cyberthreat
15 12 (0.76%) Mobile App
15 12 (0.76%) User Experience
16 11 (0.70%) Data Structures
16 11 (0.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 532 (33.82%) Windows
2 255 (16.21%) Windows Server
3 190 (12.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 143 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 121 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 112 (7.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 106 (6.74%) Linux
8 91 (5.79%) Unix
9 47 (2.99%) Windows XP
10 38 (2.42%) Windows 8
11 20 (1.27%) Windows 10
12 17 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
14 8 (0.51%) Apple iOS
15 7 (0.45%) Debian
16 6 (0.38%) Android
17 5 (0.32%) AIX
17 5 (0.32%) OS/390
17 5 (0.32%) zOS
18 4 (0.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (27.02%) Agile Software Development
2 252 (16.02%) ITIL
3 182 (11.57%) Business Intelligence
4 152 (9.66%) Scrum
5 130 (8.26%) MVC
6 126 (8.01%) Project Management
7 120 (7.63%) ETL
8 89 (5.66%) DevOps
9 84 (5.34%) CRM
10 78 (4.96%) SDLC
11 77 (4.90%) Migration
12 74 (4.70%) BDD
12 74 (4.70%) E-Commerce
13 70 (4.45%) Stakeholder Management
14 69 (4.39%) SOA
15 68 (4.32%) High Availability
15 68 (4.32%) Presales
15 68 (4.32%) Test Scripting
16 64 (4.07%) Continuous Integration
17 59 (3.75%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 635 (40.37%) SQL
2 295 (18.75%) C#
3 209 (13.29%) T-SQL
4 165 (10.49%) PowerShell
5 102 (6.48%) JavaScript
6 62 (3.94%) Java
7 60 (3.81%) Python
8 49 (3.12%) Bash Shell
8 49 (3.12%) Ruby
9 38 (2.42%) VB.NET
10 28 (1.78%) Shell Script
11 25 (1.59%) VB
12 22 (1.40%) Perl
13 21 (1.34%) VBA
14 9 (0.57%) PL/SQL
15 7 (0.45%) C
16 6 (0.38%) COBOL
16 6 (0.38%) JCL
17 4 (0.25%) C++
18 3 (0.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 215 (13.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 124 (7.88%) Degree
3 73 (4.64%) MCSE
4 55 (3.50%) MCP
5 49 (3.12%) ISTQB
6 38 (2.42%) ISEB
7 35 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
7 35 (2.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 33 (2.10%) CCNA
8 33 (2.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 32 (2.03%) MCITP
10 28 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
11 27 (1.72%) MCSA
12 15 (0.95%) MCDST
12 15 (0.95%) Security Cleared
13 14 (0.89%) Citrix Certification
14 13 (0.83%) CCA
14 13 (0.83%) MCTS
15 8 (0.51%) SC Cleared
16 6 (0.38%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (4.13%) QA
2 63 (4.01%) SLA
3 45 (2.86%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.45%) COBIT
5 5 (0.32%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.25%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.064%) SDET
System Software
1 376 (23.90%) Active Directory
2 227 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (4.07%) vSphere
4 62 (3.94%) Hyper-V
5 42 (2.67%) XenApp
6 35 (2.23%) Xen
7 28 (1.78%) XenServer
8 26 (1.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 22 (1.40%) Terminal Server
10 20 (1.27%) XenDesktop
11 19 (1.21%) Terminal Services
12 15 (0.95%) VMware ESX
13 9 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
14 8 (0.51%) KVM
14 8 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
15 6 (0.38%) Docker
16 4 (0.25%) VMware Server
17 3 (0.19%) BitLocker
18 2 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
19 1 (0.064%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 82 (5.21%) SCCM
2 47 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (2.73%) SCOM
4 37 (2.35%) Puppet
5 34 (2.16%) Nagios
6 25 (1.59%) Cobbler
6 25 (1.59%) Tivoli
7 23 (1.46%) CA Wily
8 20 (1.27%) Cacti
8 20 (1.27%) Salt
9 18 (1.14%) Opsview
10 15 (0.95%) Backup Exec
10 15 (0.95%) OpenView
11 14 (0.89%) FortiGate
11 14 (0.89%) Grafana
11 14 (0.89%) Graphite
11 14 (0.89%) NetBackup
12 13 (0.83%) WSUS
13 12 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
14 9 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 295 (18.75%) VMware
2 157 (9.98%) Oracle
3 131 (8.33%) Citrix
4 129 (8.20%) Cisco
5 88 (5.59%) HP
6 47 (2.99%) NetApp
7 44 (2.80%) Tableau
8 34 (2.16%) Symantec
9 32 (2.03%) IBM
10 29 (1.84%) CA
11 25 (1.59%) EnterpriseDB
12 23 (1.46%) AppDynamics
12 23 (1.46%) Avaya
12 23 (1.46%) Nimsoft
12 23 (1.46%) Red Hat
12 23 (1.46%) SolarWinds
12 23 (1.46%) Splunk
13 22 (1.40%) Dell
14 20 (1.27%) Dell Compellent
15 18 (1.14%) Adobe
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 38,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £15,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus & 5 minutes from train station
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 40000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum strong team ethos & city centre
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Innovative team, city centre
Posted: 4 days ago