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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 10 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 103 126 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 20.85% 29.86% 16.96%
As % of the Vendors category 45.18% 52.72% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 72 72 65
Average salary £36,000 £44,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.64% +26.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £28,200 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,850 £74,000
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
228 239 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 46.15% 56.64% 40.18%
Number of salaries quoted 171 122 128
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 21 November 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in York

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 90 (45.00%) Windows
2 71 (35.50%) MS Excel
3 66 (33.00%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (32.50%) VMware
5 57 (28.50%) .NET
6 55 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 51 (25.50%) SQL Server
8 50 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 49 (24.50%) CSS
9 49 (24.50%) ITIL
9 49 (24.50%) HTML
10 48 (24.00%) SQL
11 46 (23.00%) HP
12 45 (22.50%) JavaScript
12 45 (22.50%) ASP.NET
13 41 (20.50%) C#
14 40 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
15 38 (19.00%) jQuery
16 31 (15.50%) QA
16 31 (15.50%) Selenium
17 30 (15.00%) Citrix
17 30 (15.00%) XML
17 30 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
18 29 (14.50%) HP Quality Center
18 29 (14.50%) Test Planning
18 29 (14.50%) QuickTest Pro
18 29 (14.50%) Windows Server 2003
18 29 (14.50%) Test Management
19 28 (14.00%) MVC
20 27 (13.50%) SharePoint

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 27 (13.50%) SharePoint
2 19 (9.50%) MS Exchange
3 14 (7.00%) Lync
4 13 (6.50%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (4.50%) CMS
6 8 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (3.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.50%) IIS
9 3 (1.50%) EPiServer CMS
9 3 (1.50%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.00%) WordPress
10 2 (1.00%) Apache
11 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.50%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 71 (35.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.50%) MS Project
3 7 (3.50%) MS Office
4 2 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (2.00%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.00%) SaaS
2 5 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.00%) Office 365
4 2 (1.00%) IaaS
4 2 (1.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.00%) SAN
2 10 (5.00%) DNS
3 8 (4.00%) Firewall
4 6 (3.00%) DHCP
5 4 (2.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.00%) LAN
5 4 (2.00%) WAN
5 4 (2.00%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.50%) Network Security
7 2 (1.00%) NAS
7 2 (1.00%) Internet
7 2 (1.00%) VoIP
8 1 (0.50%) VPN
8 1 (0.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (25.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (4.50%) Oracle Database
4 9 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (3.50%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (3.50%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (3.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 6 (3.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (3.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (3.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.50%) OLAP
7 3 (1.50%) MySQL
8 2 (1.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (15.50%) Selenium
3 29 (14.50%) QuickTest Pro
4 19 (9.50%) Visual Studio
5 15 (7.50%) FitNesse
5 15 (7.50%) Cucumber
5 15 (7.50%) SpecFlow
6 14 (7.00%) eggPlant
6 14 (7.00%) JIRA
6 14 (7.00%) JMeter
7 7 (3.50%) Jasmine
8 6 (3.00%) NUnit
8 6 (3.00%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (3.00%) Toad
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.50%) Subversion
9 1 (0.50%) MSTest
General
1 10 (5.00%) Finance
2 4 (2.00%) Legal
2 4 (2.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.50%) Advertising
3 3 (1.50%) Publishing
4 2 (1.00%) Military
4 2 (1.00%) Retail
4 2 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (28.50%) Developer
2 47 (23.50%) Analyst
3 34 (17.00%) Test Analyst
4 25 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 15 (7.50%) C# Developer
5 15 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (7.00%) Performance Test Analyst
6 14 (7.00%) Performance Analyst
7 13 (6.50%) Virtualisation Specialist
7 13 (6.50%) VMware Specialist
8 12 (6.00%) Consultant
9 10 (5.00%) Software Engineer
10 9 (4.50%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (4.50%) Software Developer
10 9 (4.50%) .NET Software Developer
11 8 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (4.00%) UI Developer
11 8 (4.00%) Support Analyst
11 8 (4.00%) Microsoft Consultant
12 7 (3.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (28.50%) .NET
2 49 (24.50%) CSS
2 49 (24.50%) HTML
3 45 (22.50%) ASP.NET
4 38 (19.00%) jQuery
5 30 (15.00%) XML
6 24 (12.00%) Web Services
7 20 (10.00%) Ajax
7 20 (10.00%) HTML5
8 19 (9.50%) CSS3
9 18 (9.00%) .NET Framework
9 18 (9.00%) SOAP
10 15 (7.50%) XSD
10 15 (7.50%) WSDL
11 12 (6.00%) JSON
11 12 (6.00%) WCF
11 12 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (6.00%) REST
12 10 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 8 (4.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.50%) Computer Science
1 15 (7.50%) User Experience
2 14 (7.00%) Management Information System
3 13 (6.50%) Clustering
4 7 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.50%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.50%) LIMS
7 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.00%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.00%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.00%) Xbox
8 1 (0.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 90 (45.00%) Windows
2 30 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (14.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.50%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.00%) Android
7 3 (1.50%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.50%) Linux
7 3 (1.50%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (33.00%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (24.50%) ITIL
3 29 (14.50%) Test Management
3 29 (14.50%) Test Planning
4 28 (14.00%) MVC
5 23 (11.50%) Performance Tuning
6 20 (10.00%) Scrum
7 19 (9.50%) TDD
7 19 (9.50%) Software Testing
7 19 (9.50%) Project Management
8 18 (9.00%) Business Analysis
9 16 (8.00%) Logistics
9 16 (8.00%) OO
10 15 (7.50%) OOP
10 15 (7.50%) Test Strategy
11 14 (7.00%) Test Automation
11 14 (7.00%) Usability Testing
11 14 (7.00%) Performance Testing
11 14 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (6.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 48 (24.00%) SQL
2 45 (22.50%) JavaScript
3 41 (20.50%) C#
4 15 (7.50%) T-SQL
5 9 (4.50%) XPath
6 8 (4.00%) PL/SQL
7 7 (3.50%) TypeScript
7 7 (3.50%) PHP
8 3 (1.50%) Java
9 2 (1.00%) C
9 2 (1.00%) C++
9 2 (1.00%) VB
9 2 (1.00%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.50%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 25 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (8.00%) ISEB
4 13 (6.50%) MCTS
5 10 (5.00%) Degree
5 10 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 8 (4.00%) CCEE
6 8 (4.00%) MCSE
6 8 (4.00%) MCITP
6 8 (4.00%) CCA
6 8 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (3.50%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.00%) MCP
8 2 (1.00%) MCAD
8 2 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (15.50%) QA
2 3 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.00%) SLA
4 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 55 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 21 (10.50%) VMware ESX
4 20 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 19 (9.50%) vSphere
6 16 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (5.00%) XenDesktop
7 10 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (2.00%) UAG
9 2 (1.00%) Shibboleth
9 2 (1.00%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (1.00%) NFS
9 2 (1.00%) XenApp
10 1 (0.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 29 (14.50%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (8.00%) WSUS
3 6 (3.00%) SCCM
4 3 (1.50%) SCOM
5 2 (1.00%) Nagios
5 2 (1.00%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 65 (32.50%) VMware
2 46 (23.00%) HP
3 30 (15.00%) Citrix
4 22 (11.00%) Cisco
5 15 (7.50%) IBM
5 15 (7.50%) Oracle
6 13 (6.50%) Altiris
7 7 (3.50%) Dell
8 3 (1.50%) EPiServer
9 2 (1.00%) Logi Analytics
9 2 (1.00%) Zend
9 2 (1.00%) Telerik
9 2 (1.00%) Adobe
10 1 (0.50%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.50%) Hitachi
10 1 (0.50%) NetApp
10 1 (0.50%) Primavera
10 1 (0.50%) NEC
York
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: DOE plus benefits & travel expenses
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
York
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Channelgate
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum £30K -£50K Basic + £20K OTC.
Posted: 4 days ago
York
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
XCM Rock
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
York
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 9 days ago
York
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits & Training
Posted: 12 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £34000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
York
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + .
Posted: 16 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
York
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension + Health care
Posted: 23 days ago