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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 9 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 628 790 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.25% 18.54% 21.33%
As % of the Vendors category 46.18% 41.08% 44.92%
Number of salaries quoted 568 668 823
Median salary £38,000 £37,394 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.62% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
1360 1923 2195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 39.51% 45.12% 47.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1171 1565 1780
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -2 484 £38,895 +4.01% 53
Bradford +9 79 £35,000 -9.67% 13
Wakefield -3 18 £34,500 +9.52% 3
Halifax -8 17 £70,000 +64.70% 8
Huddersfield -4 6 £26,500 -18.46% 4
Elland +3 2 £30,000 -25.00%
Wetherby -2 1 £31,500 -1.56% 2
Castleford - 1 £29,500 - 1
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 577 (41.78%) SQL
2 568 (41.13%) SQL Server
3 548 (39.68%) MS Excel
4 537 (38.88%) Windows
5 390 (28.24%) .NET
6 367 (26.57%) Active Directory
7 354 (25.63%) Windows Server
8 334 (24.19%) C#
9 327 (23.68%) VMware
10 316 (22.88%) Agile Software Development
11 281 (20.35%) ITIL
12 270 (19.55%) Finance
13 247 (17.89%) Microsoft Certification
14 239 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
15 212 (15.35%) MS Exchange
16 206 (14.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 178 (12.89%) Microsoft Azure
18 176 (12.74%) Windows Server 2008
19 168 (12.17%) Windows Server 2012
20 164 (11.88%) T-SQL
20 164 (11.88%) MVC
20 164 (11.88%) Scrum
21 159 (11.51%) Firewall
22 151 (10.93%) ASP.NET
23 147 (10.64%) MS Office
24 146 (10.57%) SQL Server 2008
25 143 (10.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 142 (10.28%) Citrix
27 139 (10.07%) Cisco
28 138 (9.99%) Degree

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
1 212 (15.35%) MS Exchange
2 115 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 96 (6.95%) IIS
4 83 (6.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 38 (2.75%) WebLogic
6 37 (2.68%) CloudStack
6 37 (2.68%) OpenStack
7 35 (2.53%) WebSphere
8 33 (2.39%) JBoss
9 32 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2013
10 23 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
11 20 (1.45%) SAS
11 20 (1.45%) Umbraco
12 19 (1.38%) Skype for Business
13 14 (1.01%) CMS
14 9 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (0.65%) Tomcat
15 8 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 8 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
16 7 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 548 (39.68%) MS Excel
2 147 (10.64%) MS Office
3 42 (3.04%) MS Project
4 29 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (1.45%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.29%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.14%) Camtasia
8 2 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.36%) Primavera
3 5 (0.36%) Visualfiles
4 4 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.14%) SDL Web 8
6 1 (0.072%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.072%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.072%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.072%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.072%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.072%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 178 (12.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 108 (7.82%) Office 365
3 40 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (1.67%) SaaS
5 22 (1.59%) PaaS
6 4 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.22%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.072%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.072%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 159 (11.51%) Firewall
2 129 (9.34%) SAN
3 125 (9.05%) LAN
3 125 (9.05%) WAN
4 107 (7.75%) DNS
5 83 (6.01%) DHCP
6 65 (4.71%) VPN
7 43 (3.11%) VoIP
8 42 (3.04%) TCP/IP
9 30 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
10 25 (1.81%) Internet
11 24 (1.74%) NAS
12 23 (1.67%) MPLS
12 23 (1.67%) Wireless
13 19 (1.38%) VLAN
14 12 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (0.80%) Asterisk PBX
15 11 (0.80%) ISDN
16 10 (0.72%) IP Telephony
16 10 (0.72%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 568 (41.13%) SQL Server
2 206 (14.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 146 (10.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 143 (10.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 121 (8.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 120 (8.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 95 (6.88%) Data Warehouse
8 83 (6.01%) SQL Server 2014
9 40 (2.90%) SQL Server 2016
10 38 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
11 30 (2.17%) Relational Database
12 24 (1.74%) Big Data
12 24 (1.74%) SSDT
13 23 (1.67%) Hadoop
13 23 (1.67%) OLAP
14 21 (1.52%) MS Access
14 21 (1.52%) Oracle Database
15 18 (1.30%) MySQL
15 18 (1.30%) NoSQL
15 18 (1.30%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 103 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
1 103 (7.46%) Visual Studio
2 51 (3.69%) Octopus Deploy
3 41 (2.97%) TeamCity
4 31 (2.24%) Git (software)
5 26 (1.88%) Jenkins
6 20 (1.45%) Selenium
7 13 (0.94%) JIRA
8 10 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 8 (0.58%) SoapUI
10 6 (0.43%) LoadRunner
10 6 (0.43%) ReSharper
10 6 (0.43%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (0.36%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.36%) FitNesse
11 5 (0.36%) Robot Framework
12 4 (0.29%) gulp
12 4 (0.29%) NuGet
12 4 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 270 (19.55%) Finance
2 60 (4.34%) Telecoms
3 33 (2.39%) Marketing
4 26 (1.88%) Advertising
5 24 (1.74%) Retail
6 22 (1.59%) Legal
7 19 (1.38%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.16%) Back Office
8 16 (1.16%) Law
9 15 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
10 14 (1.01%) Games
11 6 (0.43%) German Language
12 4 (0.29%) Banking
13 3 (0.22%) Electronics
13 3 (0.22%) Publishing
14 2 (0.14%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.14%) Portuguese Language
14 2 (0.14%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.14%) Swedish Language
14 2 (0.14%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 363 (26.29%) Developer
2 233 (16.87%) Analyst
3 155 (11.22%) .NET Developer
4 118 (8.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 117 (8.47%) Support Analyst
6 110 (7.97%) SQL Developer
7 92 (6.66%) DBA
8 90 (6.52%) Senior Developer
9 88 (6.37%) SQL DBA
10 87 (6.30%) Windows Engineer
11 83 (6.01%) Support Engineer
12 79 (5.72%) C# Developer
13 66 (4.78%) Architect
14 62 (4.49%) C# .NET Developer
15 61 (4.42%) VMware Engineer
16 59 (4.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 55 (3.98%) Administrator
18 54 (3.91%) 2nd Line Support
19 53 (3.84%) IT Support
20 52 (3.77%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 390 (28.24%) .NET
2 151 (10.93%) ASP.NET
3 107 (7.75%) HTML
4 99 (7.17%) .NET Framework
5 90 (6.52%) CSS
6 84 (6.08%) Web Services
7 72 (5.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 69 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 66 (4.78%) WCF
10 63 (4.56%) XML
11 51 (3.69%) AngularJS
12 50 (3.62%) jQuery
13 38 (2.75%) Entity Framework
14 31 (2.24%) WPF
15 25 (1.81%) KnockoutJS
16 20 (1.45%) HTML5
16 20 (1.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 19 (1.38%) Sass
18 18 (1.30%) LINQ
19 16 (1.16%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 90 (6.52%) Data Centre
2 85 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (3.19%) Replication
4 43 (3.11%) Clustering
5 40 (2.90%) Data Integration
6 39 (2.82%) Management Information System
7 30 (2.17%) Visualisation
8 27 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
9 22 (1.59%) Driving Licence
9 22 (1.59%) User Experience
10 18 (1.30%) Computer Science
11 14 (1.01%) N-Tier
12 12 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
13 11 (0.80%) e-Learning
14 10 (0.72%) Health Informatics
14 10 (0.72%) Informatics
14 10 (0.72%) iPhone
14 10 (0.72%) Mathematics
14 10 (0.72%) Mobile App
14 10 (0.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 537 (38.88%) Windows
2 354 (25.63%) Windows Server
3 176 (12.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 168 (12.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 120 (8.69%) Linux
6 105 (7.60%) Windows 7
7 76 (5.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 75 (5.43%) Unix
9 41 (2.97%) Windows 10
10 29 (2.10%) Windows 8
11 27 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (1.30%) Windows XP
13 11 (0.80%) Windows Phone
14 8 (0.58%) Windows Vista
15 7 (0.51%) Ubuntu
16 6 (0.43%) Solaris
17 5 (0.36%) Android
17 5 (0.36%) Apple iOS
18 4 (0.29%) AIX
18 4 (0.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (22.88%) Agile Software Development
2 281 (20.35%) ITIL
3 164 (11.88%) MVC
3 164 (11.88%) Scrum
4 127 (9.20%) ETL
5 116 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
6 101 (7.31%) DevOps
6 101 (7.31%) Disaster Recovery
7 89 (6.44%) Mentoring
8 76 (5.50%) Project Management
9 62 (4.49%) High Availability
10 61 (4.42%) Change Management
11 60 (4.34%) E-Commerce
11 60 (4.34%) SDLC
12 58 (4.20%) CRM
13 56 (4.06%) Web Development
14 55 (3.98%) Performance Tuning
15 53 (3.84%) Problem Management
16 52 (3.77%) Coaching
16 52 (3.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 577 (41.78%) SQL
2 334 (24.19%) C#
3 164 (11.88%) T-SQL
4 129 (9.34%) JavaScript
5 128 (9.27%) PowerShell
6 52 (3.77%) VB.NET
7 42 (3.04%) Python
8 33 (2.39%) Ruby
8 33 (2.39%) Shell Script
8 33 (2.39%) VBA
9 32 (2.32%) Java
10 29 (2.10%) VB
11 15 (1.09%) Bash Shell
12 14 (1.01%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 12 (0.87%) C++
14 11 (0.80%) C
15 8 (0.58%) X++
16 6 (0.43%) VB6
17 4 (0.29%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.29%) R
Qualifications
1 247 (17.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 138 (9.99%) Degree
3 62 (4.49%) MCSE
4 56 (4.06%) Cisco Certification
5 52 (3.77%) MCITP
6 40 (2.90%) MCSA
7 36 (2.61%) CCNA
8 35 (2.53%) CCNP
9 33 (2.39%) MCTS
10 26 (1.88%) Citrix Certification
11 22 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 22 (1.59%) MCDBA
12 21 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
13 20 (1.45%) MCP
14 17 (1.23%) CCIE
15 16 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 15 (1.09%) CCA
16 15 (1.09%) ISEB
17 12 (0.87%) Security Cleared
18 10 (0.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (2.97%) SLA
2 24 (1.74%) QA
3 20 (1.45%) Data Quality
4 13 (0.94%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.87%) HL7
6 11 (0.80%) DICOM
7 5 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.072%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.072%) UCITS
System Software
1 367 (26.57%) Active Directory
2 239 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 92 (6.66%) Hyper-V
4 79 (5.72%) vSphere
5 61 (4.42%) XenApp
6 48 (3.48%) XenServer
7 38 (2.75%) Xen
8 37 (2.68%) XenDesktop
9 31 (2.24%) VMware ESXi
10 19 (1.38%) Terminal Services
11 13 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 13 (0.94%) Terminal Server
12 11 (0.80%) OpenSIPS
12 11 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
13 7 (0.51%) VMware ESX
14 4 (0.29%) KVM
14 4 (0.29%) VMware Server
15 3 (0.22%) GlusterFS
16 1 (0.072%) BitLocker
16 1 (0.072%) Docker
Systems Management
1 85 (6.15%) SCCM
2 78 (5.65%) SCOM
3 37 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (2.68%) Puppet
4 20 (1.45%) Ansible
5 16 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
6 15 (1.09%) Cobbler
6 15 (1.09%) Tivoli
7 11 (0.80%) OpenView
8 8 (0.58%) WSUS
9 7 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
9 7 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
9 7 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (0.43%) SCVMM
11 5 (0.36%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.29%) DameWare
12 4 (0.29%) PowerCLI
12 4 (0.29%) ZABBIX
13 3 (0.22%) Icinga
Vendors
1 327 (23.68%) VMware
2 142 (10.28%) Citrix
3 139 (10.07%) Cisco
4 104 (7.53%) Oracle
5 81 (5.87%) HP
6 57 (4.13%) NetApp
7 44 (3.19%) Avaya
8 33 (2.39%) EnterpriseDB
9 30 (2.17%) Tableau
10 29 (2.10%) EMC
11 27 (1.96%) Red Hat
12 21 (1.52%) Dell
12 21 (1.52%) Veeam
13 18 (1.30%) Sitecore
14 17 (1.23%) Juniper
14 17 (1.23%) Splunk
15 16 (1.16%) Hitachi
16 15 (1.09%) F5
17 13 (0.94%) Symantec
18 12 (0.87%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension Scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + car + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,500 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Normanton, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus +Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £19,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Send
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + pension + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + On Call
Posted: 5 days ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: 3 days ago