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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 11 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 73 118 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 19.47% 21.73% 21.51%
As % of the Vendors category 48.34% 49.37% 47.24%
Number of salaries quoted 57 55 45
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £28,500 £25,000
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
151 239 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 40.27% 44.01% 45.54%
Number of salaries quoted 121 121 109
Average salary £39,750 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.31% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 April 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in York

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 88 (51.76%) MS Excel
2 69 (40.59%) Windows
3 58 (34.12%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (31.76%) SQL Server
5 50 (29.41%) .NET
6 46 (27.06%) Active Directory
7 38 (22.35%) SQL
8 36 (21.18%) VMware
9 35 (20.59%) C#
10 31 (18.24%) ASP.NET
11 30 (17.65%) ITIL
12 29 (17.06%) HP
12 29 (17.06%) VMware Infrastructure
12 29 (17.06%) Team Foundation Server
13 25 (14.71%) .NET Framework
14 24 (14.12%) VMware ESX
15 23 (13.53%) Management Information System
15 23 (13.53%) JavaScript
15 23 (13.53%) Enterprise Software
16 22 (12.94%) QA
16 22 (12.94%) MS Exchange
17 21 (12.35%) HTML
18 20 (11.76%) Selenium
18 20 (11.76%) jQuery
18 20 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
19 19 (11.18%) Test Automation
19 19 (11.18%) Linux
19 19 (11.18%) OO
19 19 (11.18%) JIRA
20 18 (10.59%) Business Analysis

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 22 (12.94%) MS Exchange
2 14 (8.24%) SharePoint
3 13 (7.65%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (5.88%) IIS
5 8 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.18%) Lync
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.59%) CMS
8 1 (0.59%) Apache
8 1 (0.59%) Documentum
8 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.59%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 88 (51.76%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.82%) MS Project
3 10 (5.88%) MS Office
3 10 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.76%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.76%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.59%) Primavera
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.59%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.82%) SaaS
2 4 (2.35%) Office 365
3 3 (1.76%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.06%) DNS
2 10 (5.88%) DHCP
3 8 (4.71%) VoIP
3 8 (4.71%) WAN
3 8 (4.71%) SAN
4 7 (4.12%) Firewall
5 6 (3.53%) LAN
5 6 (3.53%) Network Security
6 4 (2.35%) MRTG
6 4 (2.35%) SNMP
6 4 (2.35%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.76%) HTTP
7 3 (1.76%) Internet
8 2 (1.18%) MPLS
8 2 (1.18%) VPN
8 2 (1.18%) IPv6
8 2 (1.18%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.59%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.59%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (31.76%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.35%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 4 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (2.35%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.76%) MySQL
7 3 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.18%) OLAP
8 2 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.59%) QlikView
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.59%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 29 (17.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (11.76%) Selenium
3 19 (11.18%) JIRA
4 18 (10.59%) QuickTest Pro
4 18 (10.59%) JMeter
4 18 (10.59%) eggPlant
5 15 (8.82%) NUnit
6 13 (7.65%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.18%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.59%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.59%) Toad
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.59%) FrontPage
8 1 (0.59%) MorphX
General
1 16 (9.41%) Finance
2 5 (2.94%) Telecoms
2 5 (2.94%) Advertising
3 3 (1.76%) Retail
3 3 (1.76%) Marketing
3 3 (1.76%) Back Office
4 1 (0.59%) Legal
4 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 39 (22.94%) Developer
1 39 (22.94%) Analyst
2 27 (15.88%) Test Analyst
3 18 (10.59%) Performance Analyst
3 18 (10.59%) Performance Test Analyst
4 14 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (7.65%) Technical Leader
6 12 (7.06%) .NET Developer
7 10 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 10 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (5.29%) UI Developer
8 9 (5.29%) Project Manager
9 7 (4.12%) IT Support
10 6 (3.53%) Web Developer
10 6 (3.53%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (2.94%) DBA
11 5 (2.94%) Graduate
11 5 (2.94%) Architect
11 5 (2.94%) Development Manager
11 5 (2.94%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (29.41%) .NET
2 31 (18.24%) ASP.NET
3 25 (14.71%) .NET Framework
4 21 (12.35%) HTML
5 20 (11.76%) jQuery
6 16 (9.41%) CSS
7 15 (8.82%) Web Services
7 15 (8.82%) WCF
7 15 (8.82%) Entity Framework
8 12 (7.06%) Ajax
9 10 (5.88%) HTML5
9 10 (5.88%) CSS3
9 10 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
10 9 (5.29%) LESS
10 9 (5.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 4 (2.35%) NHibernate
13 3 (1.76%) LINQ
13 3 (1.76%) ASP.NET Web API
14 2 (1.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.53%) Management Information System
1 23 (13.53%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (8.24%) User Experience
3 12 (7.06%) Xbox
4 4 (2.35%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.76%) Statistics
5 3 (1.76%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.76%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.76%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.18%) Clustering
7 1 (0.59%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.59%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.59%) Replication
7 1 (0.59%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 69 (40.59%) Windows
2 20 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (11.18%) Linux
4 18 (10.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (7.06%) Windows Mobile
5 12 (7.06%) Android
5 12 (7.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (3.53%) UNIX
7 5 (2.94%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.35%) Solaris
9 3 (1.76%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.18%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (34.12%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (17.65%) ITIL
3 19 (11.18%) OO
3 19 (11.18%) Test Automation
4 18 (10.59%) Test Strategy
4 18 (10.59%) Test Management
4 18 (10.59%) Usability Testing
4 18 (10.59%) Performance Testing
4 18 (10.59%) Business Analysis
4 18 (10.59%) TDD
4 18 (10.59%) Test Planning
5 17 (10.00%) Project Management
6 16 (9.41%) Unit Testing
7 15 (8.82%) MVC
8 12 (7.06%) OOD
8 12 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (5.29%) UX Design
11 7 (4.12%) Software Testing
11 7 (4.12%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (22.35%) SQL
2 35 (20.59%) C#
3 23 (13.53%) JavaScript
4 14 (8.24%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.76%) C
7 1 (0.59%) VBScript
7 1 (0.59%) X++
7 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (4.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.53%) Degree
3 4 (2.35%) Check Point Certification
3 4 (2.35%) MCSE
4 3 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (1.76%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.18%) MCSA
6 1 (0.59%) CCIE
6 1 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.59%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.94%) QA
2 8 (4.71%) SLA
3 7 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (3.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (27.06%) Active Directory
2 29 (17.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (14.12%) VMware ESX
4 16 (9.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (3.53%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.76%) vSphere
7 2 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.59%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 18 (10.59%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (4.12%) SCOM
3 5 (2.94%) Puppet
4 4 (2.35%) OpenView
5 3 (1.76%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.18%) WSUS
6 2 (1.18%) SCCM
6 2 (1.18%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.59%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.59%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.59%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 36 (21.18%) VMware
2 29 (17.06%) HP
3 13 (7.65%) Oracle
4 12 (7.06%) Cisco
5 8 (4.71%) Citrix
6 7 (4.12%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.94%) Apple
8 4 (2.35%) SolarWinds
8 4 (2.35%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.76%) Symantec
9 3 (1.76%) Dell
9 3 (1.76%) Yahoo!
9 3 (1.76%) Google
10 2 (1.18%) Juniper
10 2 (1.18%) Altiris
11 1 (0.59%) Lagan
11 1 (0.59%) Websense
11 1 (0.59%) NEC
11 1 (0.59%) Hitachi
11 1 (0.59%) Avaya
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