The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wetherby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wetherby 4.35% 63.89% 22.22%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 85.19% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 4
Average salary £25,000 £19,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -44.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wetherby region.

Vendors Category
Wetherby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wetherby 13.04% 75.00% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 23 11
Average salary £25,000 £19,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -44.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Wetherby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Wetherby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Wetherby

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Wetherby

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Wetherby

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wetherby

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wetherby region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 10 (58.82%) Windows
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Windows XP
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (29.41%) .NET
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
5 4 (23.53%) C#
5 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
6 3 (17.65%) Citrix
6 3 (17.65%) MVC
6 3 (17.65%) E-Procurement
6 3 (17.65%) VMware
6 3 (17.65%) VB6
6 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) VBScript
6 3 (17.65%) VB
6 3 (17.65%) IIS
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
6 3 (17.65%) COM
7 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
7 2 (11.76%) XenApp
7 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
7 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (11.76%) Office 365
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wetherby by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wetherby region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) Apache
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) POP3
1 2 (11.76%) SMTP
1 2 (11.76%) DHCP
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
1 2 (11.76%) SSH
1 2 (11.76%) IMAP
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) Support Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Operations Technician
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Technician
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support
4 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Technician
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Technician
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.88%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
2 3 (17.65%) COM
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Windows XP
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) MVC
1 3 (17.65%) E-Procurement
2 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) ERP
3 1 (5.88%) Data Transformation
3 1 (5.88%) Android Development
3 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) VB6
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) VBScript
2 3 (17.65%) VB
3 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) MCP
1 2 (11.76%) MCSE
1 2 (11.76%) MCSA
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Citrix
1 3 (17.65%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) Dell
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle