The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1063 1222 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.38% 18.13% 19.60%
As % of the Vendors category 43.07% 41.13% 44.62%
Number of salaries quoted 885 1048 1240
Median salary £37,500 £35,661 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.15% +1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
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
2468 2971 3241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.67% 44.09% 43.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2001 2373 2577
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -1 720 £37,500 +2.73% 83
North Yorkshire +1 182 £40,000 - 21
South Yorkshire +2 106 £29,750 -0.83% 23
East Yorkshire +4 32 £24,500 -10.90% 4
Microsoft
England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 869 (39.06%) SQL Server
2 864 (38.83%) MS Excel
3 832 (37.39%) SQL
4 763 (34.29%) Windows
5 559 (25.12%) .NET
6 533 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
7 517 (23.24%) Active Directory
8 426 (19.15%) C#
9 411 (18.47%) VMware
10 381 (17.12%) ITIL
11 378 (16.99%) Windows Server
12 377 (16.94%) MS Office
13 343 (15.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 322 (14.47%) Finance
15 282 (12.67%) VMware Infrastructure
16 274 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
17 271 (12.18%) MS Exchange
18 262 (11.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 259 (11.64%) T-SQL
20 258 (11.60%) Windows Server 2008
21 251 (11.28%) Business Intelligence
22 224 (10.07%) ASP.NET
23 220 (9.89%) Oracle
23 220 (9.89%) PowerShell
24 213 (9.57%) Visual Studio
25 211 (9.48%) Team Foundation Server
26 210 (9.44%) Cisco
27 204 (9.17%) Windows Server 2012
28 201 (9.03%) Scrum
29 200 (8.99%) MVC

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 271 (12.18%) MS Exchange
2 193 (8.67%) SharePoint
3 144 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 138 (6.20%) IIS
5 110 (4.94%) Skype for Business
6 68 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 54 (2.43%) CloudStack
8 42 (1.89%) WebLogic
9 40 (1.80%) JBoss
9 40 (1.80%) WebSphere
10 39 (1.75%) Apache
11 37 (1.66%) CMS
12 30 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
13 28 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
14 27 (1.21%) Confluence
14 27 (1.21%) OpenStack
15 24 (1.08%) Tomcat
16 23 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
17 19 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
17 19 (0.85%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 864 (38.83%) MS Excel
2 377 (16.94%) MS Office
3 72 (3.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 34 (1.53%) MS Visio
5 18 (0.81%) Acrobat
6 14 (0.63%) XMetaL
7 11 (0.49%) MS Project
8 10 (0.45%) Photoshop
9 7 (0.31%) Adobe Captivate
9 7 (0.31%) FrameMaker
9 7 (0.31%) InfoPath
9 7 (0.31%) RoboHelp
10 4 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.090%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.045%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.045%) SOLIDWORKS
13 1 (0.045%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 98 (4.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (1.62%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.31%) Pegasus Opera
5 5 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (0.13%) Primavera
8 2 (0.090%) Infor CRM
8 2 (0.090%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.090%) Summit
9 1 (0.045%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.045%) FastStats
9 1 (0.045%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.045%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.045%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.045%) Sage X3
9 1 (0.045%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 169 (7.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 87 (3.91%) Office 365
3 49 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (1.35%) SaaS
5 27 (1.21%) PaaS
6 10 (0.45%) IaaS
7 6 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (0.22%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.13%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.045%) AdWords
10 1 (0.045%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.045%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 173 (7.78%) SAN
2 154 (6.92%) DNS
3 123 (5.53%) Firewall
4 101 (4.54%) TCP/IP
5 100 (4.49%) DHCP
6 94 (4.22%) VPN
7 78 (3.51%) LAN
8 58 (2.61%) Internet
9 57 (2.56%) WAN
10 53 (2.38%) NAS
11 45 (2.02%) VoIP
12 42 (1.89%) Network Security
13 39 (1.75%) Unified Communications
14 32 (1.44%) MPLS
15 23 (1.03%) Wireless
16 22 (0.99%) Intranet
17 21 (0.94%) Skype
18 16 (0.72%) 4G
18 16 (0.72%) LTE
18 16 (0.72%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 869 (39.06%) SQL Server
2 343 (15.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 262 (11.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 196 (8.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 180 (8.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 175 (7.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 130 (5.84%) Data Warehouse
8 70 (3.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 63 (2.83%) SQL Server 2014
10 60 (2.70%) MySQL
11 52 (2.34%) Oracle Database
12 51 (2.29%) OLAP
13 50 (2.25%) Hadoop
14 41 (1.84%) Power BI
14 41 (1.84%) SSDT
15 36 (1.62%) Informix
16 35 (1.57%) NoSQL
17 33 (1.48%) Big Data
18 29 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
18 29 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 213 (9.57%) Visual Studio
2 211 (9.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 96 (4.31%) Selenium
4 81 (3.64%) SoapUI
5 43 (1.93%) Jasmine
6 39 (1.75%) JIRA
7 35 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
8 32 (1.44%) Moq
9 31 (1.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 23 (1.03%) SpecFlow
10 23 (1.03%) WebDriver
11 21 (0.94%) Cucumber
12 20 (0.90%) FitNesse
12 20 (0.90%) Git (software)
13 19 (0.85%) Subversion
14 16 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
15 12 (0.54%) TeamCity
16 9 (0.40%) tSQLt
17 8 (0.36%) Karma Test Runner
17 8 (0.36%) NUnit
General
1 322 (14.47%) Finance
2 77 (3.46%) Retail
3 69 (3.10%) Telecoms
4 66 (2.97%) Manufacturing
5 62 (2.79%) Marketing
6 56 (2.52%) Legal
7 39 (1.75%) Banking
8 26 (1.17%) Back Office
9 25 (1.12%) Law
9 25 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
10 23 (1.03%) Electronics
11 19 (0.85%) Advertising
12 15 (0.67%) Games
13 14 (0.63%) Publishing
14 11 (0.49%) Local Government
15 10 (0.45%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.27%) Investment Banking
16 6 (0.27%) Military
17 5 (0.22%) Automotive
18 4 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 603 (27.10%) Analyst
2 566 (25.44%) Developer
3 207 (9.30%) SQL Developer
4 206 (9.26%) .NET Developer
5 199 (8.94%) Support Analyst
6 166 (7.46%) C# Developer
7 138 (6.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 118 (5.30%) C# .NET Developer
9 115 (5.17%) SQL Server Developer
10 113 (5.08%) SSIS Developer
11 105 (4.72%) Consultant
12 97 (4.36%) IT Support
13 95 (4.27%) Applications Support
13 95 (4.27%) Senior Developer
14 94 (4.22%) Service Analyst
15 89 (4.00%) IT Analyst
16 85 (3.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 82 (3.69%) DBA
17 82 (3.69%) Technical Analyst
17 82 (3.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 559 (25.12%) .NET
2 224 (10.07%) ASP.NET
3 177 (7.96%) HTML
4 160 (7.19%) Web Services
5 159 (7.15%) .NET Framework
6 144 (6.47%) XML
7 127 (5.71%) WCF
8 120 (5.39%) CSS
9 93 (4.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 90 (4.04%) jQuery
11 86 (3.87%) HTML5
12 71 (3.19%) CSS3
13 68 (3.06%) ASP.NET Web API
14 61 (2.74%) WinForms
15 51 (2.29%) SOAP
16 47 (2.11%) Entity Framework
17 41 (1.84%) AngularJS
18 37 (1.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 35 (1.57%) Ajax
20 32 (1.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 177 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (4.04%) Data Centre
3 84 (3.78%) Management Information System
4 49 (2.20%) Computer Science
5 40 (1.80%) Clustering
6 36 (1.62%) Driving Licence
7 34 (1.53%) Replication
8 30 (1.35%) Data Integration
9 29 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
10 28 (1.26%) Client/Server
11 27 (1.21%) Visualisation
12 22 (0.99%) Blackberry
13 20 (0.90%) Mathematics
13 20 (0.90%) PKI
14 19 (0.85%) e-Learning
15 18 (0.81%) iPad
16 17 (0.76%) Mainframe
16 17 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
17 13 (0.58%) Cyberthreat
17 13 (0.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 763 (34.29%) Windows
2 378 (16.99%) Windows Server
3 258 (11.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 204 (9.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 163 (7.33%) Windows 7
6 151 (6.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 144 (6.47%) Linux
8 115 (5.17%) Unix
9 51 (2.29%) Windows XP
10 46 (2.07%) Windows 8
11 31 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 30 (1.35%) Windows 10
13 21 (0.94%) Solaris
14 20 (0.90%) Android
14 20 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
15 18 (0.81%) Apple iOS
16 16 (0.72%) Mac OS X
17 11 (0.49%) AIX
18 9 (0.40%) OS/390
18 9 (0.40%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 533 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
2 381 (17.12%) ITIL
3 251 (11.28%) Business Intelligence
4 201 (9.03%) Scrum
5 200 (8.99%) MVC
6 188 (8.45%) Project Management
7 144 (6.47%) ETL
8 143 (6.43%) CRM
9 104 (4.67%) Migration
10 101 (4.54%) DevOps
10 101 (4.54%) SDLC
11 89 (4.00%) Presales
12 88 (3.96%) E-Commerce
13 84 (3.78%) Web Development
14 80 (3.60%) BDD
15 78 (3.51%) Mentoring
15 78 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
16 77 (3.46%) High Availability
17 76 (3.42%) Performance Tuning
18 73 (3.28%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 832 (37.39%) SQL
2 426 (19.15%) C#
3 259 (11.64%) T-SQL
4 220 (9.89%) PowerShell
5 194 (8.72%) JavaScript
6 86 (3.87%) Java
7 73 (3.28%) Python
8 69 (3.10%) VB.NET
9 62 (2.79%) Bash Shell
9 62 (2.79%) Ruby
10 35 (1.57%) Perl
11 33 (1.48%) VB
12 32 (1.44%) XPath
13 29 (1.30%) VBA
14 28 (1.26%) Shell Script
15 20 (0.90%) C
16 12 (0.54%) COBOL
16 12 (0.54%) JCL
16 12 (0.54%) PHP
17 10 (0.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 274 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 155 (6.97%) Degree
3 103 (4.63%) MCSE
4 76 (3.42%) MCP
5 63 (2.83%) Cisco Certification
6 55 (2.47%) ISTQB
6 55 (2.47%) Security Cleared
7 53 (2.38%) CCNA
8 48 (2.16%) ISEB
8 48 (2.16%) MCSA
9 40 (1.80%) MCITP
10 37 (1.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 37 (1.66%) SC Cleared
11 36 (1.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 35 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
13 24 (1.08%) MCDST
14 18 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 17 (0.76%) MCTS
16 13 (0.58%) CCNP
16 13 (0.58%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (4.13%) SLA
2 86 (3.87%) QA
3 50 (2.25%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.31%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.27%) COBIT
7 5 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (0.22%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.090%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.045%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.045%) SDET
System Software
1 517 (23.24%) Active Directory
2 282 (12.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 101 (4.54%) vSphere
4 82 (3.69%) Hyper-V
5 57 (2.56%) XenApp
6 35 (1.57%) Xen
6 35 (1.57%) XenServer
7 31 (1.39%) Terminal Services
8 30 (1.35%) XenDesktop
9 26 (1.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 25 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
11 21 (0.94%) Terminal Server
12 18 (0.81%) VMware ESX
13 8 (0.36%) KVM
13 8 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (0.36%) vCloud
14 7 (0.31%) Docker
15 5 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
16 4 (0.18%) VMware Server
17 3 (0.13%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 105 (4.72%) SCCM
2 62 (2.79%) SCOM
3 60 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 47 (2.11%) Nagios
5 37 (1.66%) Puppet
6 33 (1.48%) Cacti
6 33 (1.48%) Salt
7 31 (1.39%) Opsview
8 28 (1.26%) FortiGate
9 27 (1.21%) Grafana
9 27 (1.21%) Graphite
10 25 (1.12%) Cobbler
10 25 (1.12%) Tivoli
11 23 (1.03%) CA Wily
12 19 (0.85%) Oracle ZFS
13 17 (0.76%) Backup Exec
13 17 (0.76%) OpenView
14 16 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
15 15 (0.67%) NetBackup
15 15 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 411 (18.47%) VMware
2 220 (9.89%) Oracle
3 210 (9.44%) Cisco
4 182 (8.18%) Citrix
5 124 (5.57%) HP
6 75 (3.37%) NetApp
7 52 (2.34%) IBM
8 47 (2.11%) Tableau
9 44 (1.98%) Red Hat
10 37 (1.66%) SAP
11 34 (1.53%) Symantec
12 32 (1.44%) Apple
13 30 (1.35%) F5
14 29 (1.30%) CA
15 26 (1.17%) Avaya
15 26 (1.17%) SolarWinds
16 25 (1.12%) EnterpriseDB
17 23 (1.03%) Dell
17 23 (1.03%) EMC
17 23 (1.03%) Sage
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: car + healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 45000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £17k - 23k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 38,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + 25 days holiday, BUPA, Life assura
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus & 5 minutes from train station
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £15,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
CHM Recruit
Salary: £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 40000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum strong team ethos & city centre
Posted: 5 days ago