The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 82 95 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 22.71% 19.87% 20.77%
As % of the Vendors category 55.03% 50.26% 46.99%
Number of salaries quoted 76 49 44
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
North Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
149 189 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 41.27% 39.54% 44.20%
Number of salaries quoted 125 108 108
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in York

Microsoft
Salary Trend in York

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in York

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the York region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in York

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 92 (56.44%) MS Excel
2 64 (39.26%) SQL Server
2 64 (39.26%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (37.42%) .NET
4 57 (34.97%) Windows
5 52 (31.90%) SQL
6 47 (28.83%) C#
7 40 (24.54%) ASP.NET
8 39 (23.93%) Team Foundation Server
9 37 (22.70%) .NET Framework
10 36 (22.09%) JavaScript
10 36 (22.09%) Active Directory
11 33 (20.25%) HTML
11 33 (20.25%) jQuery
12 30 (18.40%) MVC
13 29 (17.79%) Entity Framework
14 28 (17.18%) CSS
15 27 (16.56%) Visual Studio
15 27 (16.56%) Ajax
16 25 (15.34%) OO
16 25 (15.34%) ASP.NET MVC
17 24 (14.72%) VMware
18 22 (13.50%) Scrum
18 22 (13.50%) Microsoft Certification
18 22 (13.50%) Enterprise Software
19 21 (12.88%) SQL Server 2008
19 21 (12.88%) HP
19 21 (12.88%) TDD
20 20 (12.27%) MS Exchange
20 20 (12.27%) IIS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 20 (12.27%) IIS
1 20 (12.27%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.75%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (5.52%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.23%) Lync
6 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.61%) Documentum
6 1 (0.61%) Apache
Applications
1 92 (56.44%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.36%) MS Office
2 12 (7.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (5.52%) MS Project
4 3 (1.84%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.84%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.61%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (9.20%) SaaS
3 4 (2.45%) Office 365
3 4 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.52%) DNS
2 8 (4.91%) VoIP
3 7 (4.29%) DHCP
3 7 (4.29%) Firewall
4 6 (3.68%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.07%) SAN
5 5 (3.07%) Internet
6 4 (2.45%) SNMP
6 4 (2.45%) WAN
6 4 (2.45%) Network Security
6 4 (2.45%) MRTG
7 3 (1.84%) IP Telephony
7 3 (1.84%) HTTP
8 2 (1.23%) LAN
8 2 (1.23%) IPv6
8 2 (1.23%) MPLS
9 1 (0.61%) OSPF
9 1 (0.61%) BGP
9 1 (0.61%) X.509
9 1 (0.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (39.26%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (4.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.07%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (3.07%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 5 (3.07%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.45%) MySQL
7 3 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.23%) OLAP
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.61%) QlikView
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.61%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 39 (23.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (16.56%) Visual Studio
3 15 (9.20%) Selenium
4 14 (8.59%) JIRA
5 13 (7.98%) QuickTest Pro
5 13 (7.98%) JMeter
5 13 (7.98%) NUnit
5 13 (7.98%) eggPlant
6 2 (1.23%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.61%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.61%) FrontPage
7 1 (0.61%) MorphX
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.61%) Toad
General
1 16 (9.82%) Finance
2 5 (3.07%) Marketing
3 4 (2.45%) Retail
4 3 (1.84%) Back Office
4 3 (1.84%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.23%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Publishing
6 1 (0.61%) Legal
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (30.67%) Developer
2 36 (22.09%) Analyst
3 22 (13.50%) .NET Developer
4 20 (12.27%) Test Analyst
5 15 (9.20%) Senior Developer
5 15 (9.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (7.98%) Performance Test Analyst
6 13 (7.98%) Performance Analyst
7 11 (6.75%) Senior .NET Developer
7 11 (6.75%) Technical Leader
8 9 (5.52%) C# Developer
8 9 (5.52%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (4.91%) UI Developer
9 8 (4.91%) Project Manager
10 7 (4.29%) IT Support
10 7 (4.29%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 6 (3.68%) Agile Project Manager
11 6 (3.68%) Graduate
11 6 (3.68%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (37.42%) .NET
2 40 (24.54%) ASP.NET
3 37 (22.70%) .NET Framework
4 33 (20.25%) jQuery
4 33 (20.25%) HTML
5 29 (17.79%) Entity Framework
6 28 (17.18%) CSS
7 27 (16.56%) Ajax
8 25 (15.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (9.82%) HTML5
9 16 (9.82%) CSS3
9 16 (9.82%) KnockoutJS
10 13 (7.98%) WCF
10 13 (7.98%) Web Services
11 11 (6.75%) LINQ
12 9 (5.52%) Razor View Engine
13 8 (4.91%) JSON
13 8 (4.91%) LESS
13 8 (4.91%) SignalR
14 6 (3.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.50%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (11.04%) Management Information System
3 13 (7.98%) User Experience
4 10 (6.13%) Xbox
5 4 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.45%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.45%) Statistics
5 4 (2.45%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.45%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.23%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.61%) Replication
7 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 57 (34.97%) Windows
2 18 (11.04%) Linux
3 17 (10.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (9.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (6.13%) Windows Mobile
5 10 (6.13%) Android
6 8 (4.91%) UNIX
7 7 (4.29%) Apple iOS
7 7 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.45%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.45%) Solaris
9 2 (1.23%) HPUX
10 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (39.26%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (18.40%) MVC
3 25 (15.34%) OO
4 22 (13.50%) Scrum
5 21 (12.88%) TDD
6 19 (11.66%) ITIL
7 18 (11.04%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (9.82%) Kanban
9 15 (9.20%) Business Analysis
9 15 (9.20%) Project Management
10 14 (8.59%) Test Automation
11 13 (7.98%) Test Strategy
11 13 (7.98%) Usability Testing
11 13 (7.98%) Performance Testing
11 13 (7.98%) Unit Testing
11 13 (7.98%) Test Management
11 13 (7.98%) Test Planning
12 12 (7.36%) SDLC
13 10 (6.13%) Web Development
13 10 (6.13%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 52 (31.90%) SQL
2 47 (28.83%) C#
3 36 (22.09%) JavaScript
4 14 (8.59%) T-SQL
5 7 (4.29%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.84%) C
7 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.61%) VBScript
7 1 (0.61%) X++
Qualifications
1 22 (13.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (7.36%) MCSD
3 8 (4.91%) Degree
4 6 (3.68%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.45%) Check Point Certification
5 4 (2.45%) MCPD
6 3 (1.84%) MCSE
7 2 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.23%) CCEE
7 2 (1.23%) CCIA
8 1 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.61%) MCSA
8 1 (0.61%) CCIE
8 1 (0.61%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.04%) QA
2 7 (4.29%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.68%) SLA
4 5 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (22.09%) Active Directory
2 18 (11.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.98%) VMware ESX
4 11 (6.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (3.68%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.61%) vSphere
7 1 (0.61%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (7.98%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (4.29%) Puppet
3 6 (3.68%) SCOM
4 4 (2.45%) OpenView
5 3 (1.84%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.61%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.61%) SCCM
7 1 (0.61%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.61%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.61%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 24 (14.72%) VMware
2 21 (12.88%) HP
3 12 (7.36%) Oracle
4 8 (4.91%) Cisco
5 7 (4.29%) Apple
5 7 (4.29%) CheckPoint
6 6 (3.68%) Citrix
7 4 (2.45%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.45%) Yahoo!
7 4 (2.45%) Google
7 4 (2.45%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.84%) Symantec
9 2 (1.23%) Juniper
10 1 (0.61%) Lagan
10 1 (0.61%) Websense
10 1 (0.61%) Avaya
10 1 (0.61%) Dell
10 1 (0.61%) EMC
10 1 (0.61%) Adobe
10 1 (0.61%) SAP
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