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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 6 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 102 123 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 20.90% 26.91% 16.36%
As % of the Vendors category 42.32% 50.20% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 73 65 54
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £35,000 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £80,000
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
241 245 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 49.39% 53.61% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 179 122 121
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £50,000
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 19 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in York

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 78 (42.16%) Windows
2 75 (40.54%) MS Excel
3 70 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (28.65%) .NET
5 52 (28.11%) SQL Server
6 49 (26.49%) VMware
7 46 (24.86%) HTML
8 45 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 44 (23.78%) HP
9 44 (23.78%) ITIL
9 44 (23.78%) SQL
10 42 (22.70%) VMware Infrastructure
10 42 (22.70%) CSS
11 41 (22.16%) ASP.NET
12 40 (21.62%) JavaScript
13 38 (20.54%) jQuery
14 37 (20.00%) Active Directory
14 37 (20.00%) C#
15 33 (17.84%) Selenium
15 33 (17.84%) QA
16 31 (16.76%) QuickTest Pro
16 31 (16.76%) HP Quality Center
16 31 (16.76%) Test Planning
16 31 (16.76%) Test Management
17 25 (13.51%) MVC
18 24 (12.97%) Web Services
19 23 (12.43%) XML
19 23 (12.43%) TDD
20 21 (11.35%) Business Analysis
20 21 (11.35%) .NET Framework

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (10.27%) SharePoint
2 17 (9.19%) MS Exchange
3 10 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.70%) Lync
5 5 (2.70%) CMS
6 4 (2.16%) IIS
7 3 (1.62%) EPiServer CMS
7 3 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.62%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.08%) WordPress
9 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.54%) Apache
Applications
1 75 (40.54%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.57%) MS Project
3 5 (2.70%) MS Office
4 2 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (2.16%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.65%) SaaS
2 4 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.16%) Office 365
3 2 (1.08%) IaaS
3 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.35%) SAN
2 10 (5.41%) DNS
3 7 (3.78%) Firewall
4 6 (3.24%) DHCP
5 5 (2.70%) WAN
6 4 (2.16%) LAN
6 4 (2.16%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.62%) Network Security
8 2 (1.08%) NAS
8 2 (1.08%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.08%) VoIP
8 2 (1.08%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.08%) Internet
9 1 (0.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (28.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (4.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (4.86%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (4.32%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (3.78%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (3.78%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 7 (3.78%) Oracle9i Database
5 7 (3.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (3.78%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (3.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (2.70%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.08%) OLAP
10 1 (0.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 45 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (17.84%) Selenium
3 31 (16.76%) QuickTest Pro
4 19 (10.27%) JIRA
5 18 (9.73%) Visual Studio
5 18 (9.73%) JMeter
5 18 (9.73%) eggPlant
6 13 (7.03%) FitNesse
6 13 (7.03%) Cucumber
6 13 (7.03%) SpecFlow
7 10 (5.41%) NUnit
8 7 (3.78%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (3.78%) Toad
9 5 (2.70%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.54%) Subversion
11 1 (0.54%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.54%) MSTest
General
1 9 (4.86%) Finance
2 4 (2.16%) Legal
2 4 (2.16%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.62%) Advertising
4 2 (1.08%) Publishing
4 2 (1.08%) Military
4 2 (1.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (29.19%) Developer
2 48 (25.95%) Analyst
3 38 (20.54%) Test Analyst
4 18 (9.73%) Performance Analyst
4 18 (9.73%) Performance Test Analyst
5 16 (8.65%) .NET Developer
6 11 (5.95%) UI Developer
7 10 (5.41%) VMware Specialist
7 10 (5.41%) Virtualisation Specialist
7 10 (5.41%) Web Developer
8 9 (4.86%) C# Developer
8 9 (4.86%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (4.32%) Technical Leader
10 7 (3.78%) Oracle Developer
10 7 (3.78%) Software Engineer
10 7 (3.78%) Project Manager
10 7 (3.78%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.78%) Support Engineer
11 6 (3.24%) Support Analyst
11 6 (3.24%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (28.65%) .NET
2 46 (24.86%) HTML
3 42 (22.70%) CSS
4 41 (22.16%) ASP.NET
5 38 (20.54%) jQuery
6 24 (12.97%) Web Services
7 23 (12.43%) XML
8 21 (11.35%) .NET Framework
9 20 (10.81%) HTML5
9 20 (10.81%) Ajax
10 19 (10.27%) CSS3
11 14 (7.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 14 (7.57%) SOAP
12 13 (7.03%) WSDL
12 13 (7.03%) XSD
12 13 (7.03%) WCF
13 11 (5.95%) LESS
14 10 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (4.86%) JSON
15 9 (4.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.73%) Management Information System
1 18 (9.73%) User Experience
2 12 (6.49%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.95%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (5.41%) Clustering
5 6 (3.24%) Xbox
6 5 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.08%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.08%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.08%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.54%) W3C
8 1 (0.54%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 78 (42.16%) Windows
2 20 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (10.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.78%) Linux
6 6 (3.24%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (3.24%) Android
6 6 (3.24%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.16%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (23.78%) ITIL
3 31 (16.76%) Test Management
3 31 (16.76%) Test Planning
4 25 (13.51%) MVC
5 23 (12.43%) TDD
6 21 (11.35%) Business Analysis
7 19 (10.27%) Test Automation
7 19 (10.27%) Test Strategy
7 19 (10.27%) Performance Tuning
8 18 (9.73%) Software Testing
8 18 (9.73%) Usability Testing
8 18 (9.73%) Performance Testing
9 17 (9.19%) OO
10 15 (8.11%) Project Management
11 13 (7.03%) Logistics
12 12 (6.49%) Scrum
12 12 (6.49%) OOP
13 10 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (5.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 44 (23.78%) SQL
2 40 (21.62%) JavaScript
3 37 (20.00%) C#
4 12 (6.49%) T-SQL
5 9 (4.86%) PL/SQL
6 6 (3.24%) XPath
7 5 (2.70%) TypeScript
7 5 (2.70%) PHP
8 2 (1.08%) C++
8 2 (1.08%) VB
9 1 (0.54%) PHP5
9 1 (0.54%) Java
9 1 (0.54%) C
9 1 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (7.57%) ISEB
2 13 (7.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (5.41%) Degree
3 10 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.24%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.62%) MCP
6 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.08%) MCTS
7 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.54%) MCAD
7 1 (0.54%) MCSE
7 1 (0.54%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (17.84%) QA
2 4 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.62%) SLA
4 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (22.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 20 (10.81%) VMware ESX
4 13 (7.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 13 (7.03%) vSphere
5 12 (6.49%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (4.32%) Hyper-V
7 4 (2.16%) UAG
8 2 (1.08%) NFS
8 2 (1.08%) Shibboleth
8 2 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.54%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.54%) XenApp
9 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 31 (16.76%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (6.49%) WSUS
3 2 (1.08%) SCCM
3 2 (1.08%) SCOM
3 2 (1.08%) Nagios
4 1 (0.54%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.54%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 49 (26.49%) VMware
2 44 (23.78%) HP
3 17 (9.19%) Citrix
4 16 (8.65%) Oracle
4 16 (8.65%) Cisco
5 12 (6.49%) IBM
6 10 (5.41%) Altiris
7 7 (3.78%) Dell
8 3 (1.62%) EPiServer
9 2 (1.08%) Logi Analytics
9 2 (1.08%) Telerik
9 2 (1.08%) Adobe
10 1 (0.54%) Avaya
10 1 (0.54%) Hitachi
10 1 (0.54%) Primavera
10 1 (0.54%) NEC
10 1 (0.54%) Verint
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