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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 10 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 98 108 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 28.41% 22.00% 25.84%
As % of the Vendors category 66.22% 52.94% 56.31%
Number of salaries quoted 86 72 58
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £28,500 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
148 204 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 42.90% 41.55% 45.88%
Number of salaries quoted 120 139 119
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in York

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 109 (61.24%) MS Excel
2 80 (44.94%) .NET
3 78 (43.82%) SQL Server
4 76 (42.70%) SQL
4 76 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (37.08%) C#
6 56 (31.46%) ASP.NET
7 51 (28.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 50 (28.09%) .NET Framework
9 49 (27.53%) Windows
9 49 (27.53%) JavaScript
10 48 (26.97%) HTML
10 48 (26.97%) MVC
11 47 (26.40%) Visual Studio
12 46 (25.84%) Scrum
12 46 (25.84%) ASP.NET MVC
12 46 (25.84%) Entity Framework
13 45 (25.28%) jQuery
13 45 (25.28%) Microsoft Certification
14 44 (24.72%) CSS
15 43 (24.16%) Ajax
16 38 (21.35%) Microsoft Azure
16 38 (21.35%) Kanban
16 38 (21.35%) KnockoutJS
17 35 (19.66%) IIS
17 35 (19.66%) OO
18 32 (17.98%) SQL Server 2008
19 30 (16.85%) Active Directory
20 28 (15.73%) MCSD
20 28 (15.73%) TDD

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 35 (19.66%) IIS
2 19 (10.67%) MS Exchange
3 15 (8.43%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (7.87%) SharePoint
5 9 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.69%) JBoss
8 2 (1.12%) Lync
9 1 (0.56%) Node.js
9 1 (0.56%) Apache
9 1 (0.56%) Documentum
9 1 (0.56%) Mule
9 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 109 (61.24%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.87%) MS Office
3 12 (6.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (3.93%) MS Project
5 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.12%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.69%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.56%) Agresso
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 38 (21.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.06%) SaaS
3 5 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.69%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.12%) Office 365
6 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.62%) DNS
2 8 (4.49%) VoIP
2 8 (4.49%) DHCP
2 8 (4.49%) Firewall
3 7 (3.93%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.81%) Internet
5 4 (2.25%) SNMP
5 4 (2.25%) WAN
5 4 (2.25%) Network Security
5 4 (2.25%) MRTG
5 4 (2.25%) SAN
6 3 (1.69%) LAN
6 3 (1.69%) HTTP
7 2 (1.12%) IPv6
7 2 (1.12%) MPLS
7 2 (1.12%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.56%) Wireless
8 1 (0.56%) IPsec
8 1 (0.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (43.82%) SQL Server
2 32 (17.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (3.93%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (3.37%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.81%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 5 (2.81%) MySQL
7 5 (2.81%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.69%) EDRMS
8 3 (1.69%) DTS
9 2 (1.12%) OLAP
10 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.56%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (0.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 51 (28.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (26.40%) Visual Studio
3 10 (5.62%) Selenium
4 8 (4.49%) HP UFT
4 8 (4.49%) JMeter
4 8 (4.49%) NUnit
4 8 (4.49%) JIRA
4 8 (4.49%) eggPlant
5 3 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.69%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.69%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.12%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.56%) Moq
7 1 (0.56%) FrontPage
7 1 (0.56%) MorphX
General
1 12 (6.74%) Finance
2 6 (3.37%) Retail
3 5 (2.81%) Marketing
4 3 (1.69%) Back Office
5 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.12%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Publishing
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 65 (36.52%) Developer
2 38 (21.35%) .NET Developer
3 35 (19.66%) Analyst
4 34 (19.10%) Senior Developer
5 22 (12.36%) Senior .NET Developer
6 14 (7.87%) Test Analyst
7 12 (6.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (5.62%) IT Support
9 9 (5.06%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (5.06%) C# Developer
9 9 (5.06%) Project Manager
9 9 (5.06%) Support Analyst
10 8 (4.49%) Performance Test Analyst
10 8 (4.49%) Performance Analyst
11 7 (3.93%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (3.93%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 7 (3.93%) DBA
12 6 (3.37%) Agile Project Manager
12 6 (3.37%) Technical Leader
13 5 (2.81%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (44.94%) .NET
2 56 (31.46%) ASP.NET
3 50 (28.09%) .NET Framework
4 48 (26.97%) HTML
5 46 (25.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 46 (25.84%) Entity Framework
6 45 (25.28%) jQuery
7 44 (24.72%) CSS
8 43 (24.16%) Ajax
9 38 (21.35%) KnockoutJS
10 23 (12.92%) HTML5
11 21 (11.80%) CSS3
11 21 (11.80%) LINQ
12 18 (10.11%) JSON
12 18 (10.11%) SignalR
13 8 (4.49%) WCF
13 8 (4.49%) Web Services
14 6 (3.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 3 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
15 3 (1.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.24%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (8.99%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.81%) Data Extraction
3 5 (2.81%) Xbox
3 5 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.25%) User Experience
4 4 (2.25%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.69%) Statistics
5 3 (1.69%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.12%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.12%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.56%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.56%) Replication
7 1 (0.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 49 (27.53%) Windows
2 17 (9.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (8.99%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (7.30%) Linux
5 8 (4.49%) UNIX
6 7 (3.93%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.37%) Android
8 5 (2.81%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (2.25%) Solaris
9 4 (2.25%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (26.97%) MVC
3 46 (25.84%) Scrum
4 38 (21.35%) Kanban
5 35 (19.66%) OO
6 28 (15.73%) TDD
7 26 (14.61%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (11.24%) Web Development
8 20 (11.24%) OOP
9 19 (10.67%) ITIL
9 19 (10.67%) Technical Architecture
10 18 (10.11%) Project Management
11 10 (5.62%) PRINCE2
11 10 (5.62%) Business Analysis
11 10 (5.62%) DevOps
12 9 (5.06%) Mentoring
12 9 (5.06%) Software Testing
12 9 (5.06%) Unit Testing
13 8 (4.49%) Test Management
13 8 (4.49%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (42.70%) SQL
2 66 (37.08%) C#
3 49 (27.53%) JavaScript
4 15 (8.43%) T-SQL
5 7 (3.93%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.69%) C
6 3 (1.69%) Java
7 1 (0.56%) XPath
7 1 (0.56%) X++
Qualifications
1 45 (25.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (15.73%) MCSD
3 11 (6.18%) Degree
4 10 (5.62%) MCPD
5 5 (2.81%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.25%) Check Point Certification
7 3 (1.69%) MCSE
7 3 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.12%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.12%) CCEE
8 2 (1.12%) CCIA
9 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.56%) MCAD
9 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.56%) MCSA
9 1 (0.56%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.30%) QA
2 8 (4.49%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.37%) SLA
4 4 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (16.85%) Active Directory
2 16 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.62%) VMware ESX
4 7 (3.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (2.81%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.56%) vSphere
6 1 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (5.62%) Puppet
2 8 (4.49%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (2.81%) SCOM
4 4 (2.25%) OpenView
5 3 (1.69%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.56%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 26 (14.61%) VMware
2 17 (9.55%) HP
3 14 (7.87%) Oracle
4 10 (5.62%) Cisco
5 8 (4.49%) Apple
6 7 (3.93%) CheckPoint
6 7 (3.93%) Citrix
7 4 (2.25%) SolarWinds
7 4 (2.25%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.69%) Adobe
8 3 (1.69%) webMethods
8 3 (1.69%) Symantec
8 3 (1.69%) Yahoo!
8 3 (1.69%) Google
9 2 (1.12%) Juniper
9 2 (1.12%) Dell
9 2 (1.12%) EMC
10 1 (0.56%) NetApp
10 1 (0.56%) SAP
10 1 (0.56%) Brocade
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