The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Micro Focus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Micro Focus over the 3 months to 28 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 Micro Focus.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Micro Focus
Rank 248 214 212
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -2
Permanent jobs citing Micro Focus 1 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.014% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.029% 0.24% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 6
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
Micro Focus
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3439 2532 2781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 47.78% 47.81% 48.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2556 1980 2210
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Micro Focus
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Micro Focus across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Micro Focus Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Micro Focus
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Micro Focus across the Yorkshire region.

Micro Focus Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Micro Focus
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Micro Focus within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -42 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Micro Focus
England

Micro Focus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Micro Focus 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 Micro Focus.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) COBOL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (83.33%) Middleware
2 5 (83.33%) OpenView
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) C
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) WebLogic
2 5 (83.33%) HPUX
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (83.33%) Tuxedo
2 5 (83.33%) SOA
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Replication
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware ESX
2 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity
2 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (83.33%) HP NNM
2 5 (83.33%) Brocade
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle BPM

Micro Focus
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Micro Focus 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 Micro Focus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) WebLogic
1 5 (83.33%) Tuxedo
2 1 (16.67%) CICS
Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Replication
1 5 (83.33%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) HPUX
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) SOA
1 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity
1 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (83.33%) Capacity Management
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) COBOL
1 6 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (83.33%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JCL
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware ESX
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (83.33%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) OpenView
1 5 (83.33%) HP NNM
1 5 (83.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Brocade
3 1 (16.67%) IBM