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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 10 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 99 112 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 20.89% 28.43% 20.77%
As % of the Vendors category 46.92% 53.08% 42.21%
Number of salaries quoted 75 63 75
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
211 211 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 44.51% 53.55% 49.19%
Number of salaries quoted 173 121 151
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £28,000 £26,246
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in York

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 71 (36.60%) Active Directory
2 69 (35.57%) Windows
3 67 (34.54%) SQL Server
4 64 (32.99%) .NET
5 62 (31.96%) VMware
6 61 (31.44%) MS Excel
7 54 (27.84%) VMware Infrastructure
8 50 (25.77%) ITIL
9 46 (23.71%) SQL
9 46 (23.71%) ASP.NET
10 44 (22.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 40 (20.62%) C#
12 37 (19.07%) CSS
13 36 (18.56%) HTML
13 36 (18.56%) Web Services
14 34 (17.53%) JavaScript
15 29 (14.95%) Windows Server 2003
15 29 (14.95%) MS Exchange
16 28 (14.43%) T-SQL
16 28 (14.43%) XML
16 28 (14.43%) Windows Server 2008
17 26 (13.40%) Visual Studio
18 25 (12.89%) jQuery
18 25 (12.89%) Exchange Server 2010
19 24 (12.37%) VMware ESX
19 24 (12.37%) OO
19 24 (12.37%) HP
20 23 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
20 23 (11.86%) Hyper-V
21 22 (11.34%) WCF

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 29 (14.95%) MS Exchange
2 25 (12.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (10.82%) BizTalk Server
3 21 (10.82%) SharePoint
4 17 (8.76%) CMS
5 14 (7.22%) Lync
6 12 (6.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.06%) IIS
9 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.03%) WordPress
11 1 (0.52%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.52%) Jetty
11 1 (0.52%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.52%) Apache
11 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 61 (31.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.12%) MS Project
2 8 (4.12%) MS Office
3 4 (2.06%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.12%) SaaS
3 3 (1.55%) Office 365
4 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.73%) SAN
2 13 (6.70%) TCP/IP
3 11 (5.67%) Firewall
4 9 (4.64%) LDAP
5 5 (2.58%) Unified Communications
5 5 (2.58%) DNS
6 3 (1.55%) Internet
6 3 (1.55%) DHCP
7 2 (1.03%) Network Security
8 1 (0.52%) NAS
8 1 (0.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (34.54%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (9.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (8.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (7.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (6.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (4.64%) OLAP
10 7 (3.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (3.09%) Oracle Database
12 5 (2.58%) Relational Database
12 5 (2.58%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database 12c
13 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (1.55%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 3 (1.55%) Oracle9i Database
13 3 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (1.55%) MySQL
13 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 26 (13.40%) Visual Studio
2 21 (10.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (7.73%) Selenium
4 13 (6.70%) QuickTest Pro
5 12 (6.19%) FitNesse
5 12 (6.19%) Cucumber
5 12 (6.19%) SpecFlow
6 3 (1.55%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.55%) Toad
6 3 (1.55%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.03%) NUnit
8 1 (0.52%) eggPlant
8 1 (0.52%) JMeter
8 1 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.52%) JIRA
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (7.22%) Finance
2 5 (2.58%) Retail
3 4 (2.06%) Legal
4 3 (1.55%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.55%) Publishing
5 2 (1.03%) Games
5 2 (1.03%) Marketing
6 1 (0.52%) Law
6 1 (0.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 71 (36.60%) Developer
2 35 (18.04%) .NET Developer
3 30 (15.46%) Analyst
4 21 (10.82%) Senior Developer
5 17 (8.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 15 (7.73%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (7.73%) C# Developer
6 15 (7.73%) Test Analyst
6 15 (7.73%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (6.70%) Senior .NET Developer
8 12 (6.19%) Lead Developer
8 12 (6.19%) Technical Leader
8 12 (6.19%) Technical Developer
9 11 (5.67%) Consultant
10 9 (4.64%) SQL Developer
10 9 (4.64%) SQL Server Developer
11 8 (4.12%) Project Engineer
11 8 (4.12%) Microsoft Consultant
11 8 (4.12%) Software Developer
11 8 (4.12%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (32.99%) .NET
2 46 (23.71%) ASP.NET
3 37 (19.07%) CSS
4 36 (18.56%) HTML
4 36 (18.56%) Web Services
5 28 (14.43%) XML
6 25 (12.89%) jQuery
7 22 (11.34%) WCF
8 17 (8.76%) .NET Framework
9 16 (8.25%) HTML5
10 15 (7.73%) SOAP
11 14 (7.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (6.70%) Ajax
13 12 (6.19%) WSDL
13 12 (6.19%) XSD
13 12 (6.19%) CSS3
14 6 (3.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 5 (2.58%) REST
15 5 (2.58%) WPF
16 4 (2.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.19%) Blackberry
1 12 (6.19%) Digital Media
2 7 (3.61%) Clustering
3 5 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.58%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.06%) PKI
4 4 (2.06%) Video on Demand
5 3 (1.55%) LIMS
5 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.03%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.03%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.03%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.52%) Xbox
7 1 (0.52%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 69 (35.57%) Windows
2 29 (14.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (14.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (7.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.09%) UNIX
5 6 (3.09%) Linux
6 5 (2.58%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.06%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.55%) Android
9 2 (1.03%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (25.77%) ITIL
2 24 (12.37%) OO
3 21 (10.82%) MVC
4 19 (9.79%) Project Management
4 19 (9.79%) Problem Management
5 18 (9.28%) Data Management
6 16 (8.25%) Content Management
7 15 (7.73%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (7.73%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (7.73%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (7.22%) Workflow
9 13 (6.70%) Infrastructure Management
9 13 (6.70%) Test Management
10 12 (6.19%) Change Management
10 12 (6.19%) Software Testing
10 12 (6.19%) Incident Management
11 11 (5.67%) Scrum
11 11 (5.67%) Load Balancing
11 11 (5.67%) Business Analysis
12 10 (5.15%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 46 (23.71%) SQL
2 40 (20.62%) C#
3 34 (17.53%) JavaScript
4 28 (14.43%) T-SQL
5 8 (4.12%) VB.NET
5 8 (4.12%) PHP
6 7 (3.61%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.09%) XPath
8 5 (2.58%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.06%) Java
10 3 (1.55%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.03%) VB
11 2 (1.03%) C++
11 2 (1.03%) PowerHouse
12 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.52%) Python
12 1 (0.52%) Perl
12 1 (0.52%) C
12 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (22.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (7.22%) MCTS
2 14 (7.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (6.19%) ISEB
4 9 (4.64%) MCSE
4 9 (4.64%) Degree
4 9 (4.64%) MCITP
5 8 (4.12%) CCA
5 8 (4.12%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (4.12%) MCAD
5 8 (4.12%) CCEE
5 8 (4.12%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.03%) MCP
6 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.73%) QA
2 2 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 71 (36.60%) Active Directory
2 54 (27.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (12.37%) VMware ESX
4 23 (11.86%) Hyper-V
5 20 (10.31%) vSphere
6 10 (5.15%) XenDesktop
7 9 (4.64%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (4.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (2.06%) XenApp
9 4 (2.06%) UAG
10 2 (1.03%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (1.03%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.52%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (6.70%) HP Quality Center
1 13 (6.70%) SCCM
2 11 (5.67%) WSUS
3 9 (4.64%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.55%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.52%) Puppet
5 1 (0.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 62 (31.96%) VMware
2 24 (12.37%) HP
3 20 (10.31%) Citrix
4 17 (8.76%) Cisco
5 9 (4.64%) McAfee
6 8 (4.12%) Oracle
7 7 (3.61%) Altiris
8 6 (3.09%) Dell
9 4 (2.06%) IBM
10 2 (1.03%) Telerik
10 2 (1.03%) Zend
10 2 (1.03%) NetApp
10 2 (1.03%) Intel
10 2 (1.03%) Adobe
10 2 (1.03%) Logi Analytics
11 1 (0.52%) EMC
11 1 (0.52%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.52%) EPiServer
York, North Yorkshire
XCM Rock
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York
Creative Personnel
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + remote working
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Good Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £18k - 21k per year + + bonus + training
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Posted: 21 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £44000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago