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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 9 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 995 1201 1320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.40% 18.22% 18.37%
As % of the Vendors category 45.52% 40.79% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 877 1009 1040
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +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
2186 2944 3419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.24% 44.65% 47.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1814 2390 2540
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 August 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 August 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 -3 714 £37,750 +0.66% 92
North Yorkshire -2 136 £40,000 - 20
South Yorkshire +6 116 £28,500 -9.52% 20
East Yorkshire -11 20 £25,500 -15.00% 9
Microsoft
England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 811 (39.41%) SQL Server
2 784 (38.10%) Windows
3 754 (36.64%) SQL
4 743 (36.10%) MS Excel
5 575 (27.94%) Active Directory
6 554 (26.92%) .NET
7 464 (22.55%) C#
8 449 (21.82%) Windows Server
9 430 (20.89%) VMware
10 416 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
11 396 (19.24%) ITIL
12 334 (16.23%) Microsoft Certification
13 325 (15.79%) MS Office
14 310 (15.06%) VMware Infrastructure
15 300 (14.58%) Finance
16 289 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
17 274 (13.31%) MS Exchange
18 248 (12.05%) JavaScript
19 244 (11.86%) MVC
20 239 (11.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 228 (11.08%) Citrix
22 227 (11.03%) ASP.NET
23 220 (10.69%) Windows Server 2012
24 205 (9.96%) HTML
25 202 (9.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 198 (9.62%) SAN
27 196 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
28 195 (9.48%) SharePoint
29 191 (9.28%) T-SQL
30 190 (9.23%) Cisco

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
1 274 (13.31%) MS Exchange
2 195 (9.48%) SharePoint
3 148 (7.19%) IIS
4 110 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 67 (3.26%) Skype for Business
6 37 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 35 (1.70%) CloudStack
8 33 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
8 33 (1.60%) WebLogic
9 32 (1.55%) WebSphere
10 31 (1.51%) JBoss
11 29 (1.41%) CMS
12 26 (1.26%) Apache
13 25 (1.21%) OpenStack
13 25 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
14 22 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
15 19 (0.92%) Tomcat
16 17 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
17 16 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
18 15 (0.73%) SAS
Applications
1 743 (36.10%) MS Excel
2 325 (15.79%) MS Office
3 66 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (0.97%) MS Project
5 7 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.29%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.19%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.15%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.049%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.049%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.049%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.049%) RoboHelp
10 1 (0.049%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 103 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (1.70%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.19%) Maximo
4 4 (0.19%) Sage 50
5 3 (0.15%) Primavera
6 2 (0.097%) Aligne
6 2 (0.097%) assyst
6 2 (0.097%) Infor CRM
6 2 (0.097%) Pegasus Opera
7 1 (0.049%) FastStats
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.049%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.049%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 160 (7.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 142 (6.90%) Office 365
3 31 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (1.17%) SaaS
5 21 (1.02%) PaaS
6 8 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (0.29%) IaaS
8 3 (0.15%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.097%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.049%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.049%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.049%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.049%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 198 (9.62%) SAN
2 160 (7.77%) DNS
3 150 (7.29%) Firewall
4 126 (6.12%) DHCP
5 113 (5.49%) LAN
6 98 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 92 (4.47%) WAN
8 69 (3.35%) VPN
9 42 (2.04%) Internet
9 42 (2.04%) VoIP
10 35 (1.70%) NAS
10 35 (1.70%) Remote Desktop
11 30 (1.46%) Wireless
12 28 (1.36%) Skype
13 24 (1.17%) Network Security
14 21 (1.02%) MPLS
15 15 (0.73%) IP Telephony
15 15 (0.73%) Unified Communications
16 14 (0.68%) Intranet
16 14 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 811 (39.41%) SQL Server
2 239 (11.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 202 (9.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 185 (8.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 150 (7.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 118 (5.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 114 (5.54%) Data Warehouse
8 83 (4.03%) SQL Server 2005
9 51 (2.48%) MySQL
10 49 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
11 44 (2.14%) Big Data
11 44 (2.14%) Relational Database
12 41 (1.99%) NoSQL
13 40 (1.94%) Oracle Database
14 39 (1.90%) Hadoop
15 36 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
16 35 (1.70%) OLAP
17 33 (1.60%) Power BI
18 30 (1.46%) QlikView
19 28 (1.36%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 179 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 174 (8.45%) Visual Studio
3 52 (2.53%) Jasmine
4 44 (2.14%) Moq
5 43 (2.09%) Selenium
6 42 (2.04%) Git (software)
7 41 (1.99%) JIRA
8 34 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
9 25 (1.21%) SoapUI
10 21 (1.02%) TeamCity
11 15 (0.73%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 14 (0.68%) Subversion
13 10 (0.49%) WebDriver
14 9 (0.44%) NUnit
14 9 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
14 9 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 8 (0.39%) Eclipse
15 8 (0.39%) Karma Test Runner
16 6 (0.29%) Cucumber
16 6 (0.29%) ReSharper
General
1 300 (14.58%) Finance
2 78 (3.79%) Manufacturing
3 74 (3.60%) Legal
4 57 (2.77%) Retail
5 55 (2.67%) Marketing
6 49 (2.38%) Telecoms
7 31 (1.51%) Back Office
8 27 (1.31%) Banking
9 26 (1.26%) Games
10 24 (1.17%) Law
11 18 (0.87%) Advertising
11 18 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
12 17 (0.83%) Publishing
13 16 (0.78%) Electronics
13 16 (0.78%) Military
14 13 (0.63%) German Language
15 11 (0.53%) Local Government
16 7 (0.34%) Financial Institution
17 6 (0.29%) Investment Banking
18 4 (0.19%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 554 (26.92%) Developer
2 493 (23.96%) Analyst
3 232 (11.27%) .NET Developer
4 201 (9.77%) Support Analyst
5 182 (8.84%) C# Developer
6 147 (7.14%) SQL Developer
7 137 (6.66%) C# .NET Developer
8 135 (6.56%) IT Support
9 123 (5.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 97 (4.71%) IT Analyst
10 97 (4.71%) Support Engineer
11 93 (4.52%) Service Analyst
12 84 (4.08%) Service Desk Analyst
13 83 (4.03%) IT Engineer
14 82 (3.98%) 2nd Line Support
15 80 (3.89%) Senior Developer
16 76 (3.69%) Administrator
17 75 (3.64%) Applications Support
18 74 (3.60%) IT Support Analyst
19 71 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 554 (26.92%) .NET
2 227 (11.03%) ASP.NET
3 205 (9.96%) HTML
4 163 (7.92%) CSS
5 161 (7.82%) .NET Framework
6 152 (7.39%) Web Services
7 144 (7.00%) XML
8 127 (6.17%) jQuery
9 101 (4.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 99 (4.81%) HTML5
11 81 (3.94%) CSS3
12 80 (3.89%) WCF
13 68 (3.30%) ASP.NET Web API
14 65 (3.16%) AngularJS
15 59 (2.87%) WinForms
16 50 (2.43%) Entity Framework
17 46 (2.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 45 (2.19%) JSON
19 43 (2.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 39 (1.90%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 155 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (4.18%) Data Centre
3 53 (2.58%) Management Information System
4 52 (2.53%) Clustering
5 35 (1.70%) Replication
6 33 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
7 32 (1.55%) Visualisation
8 28 (1.36%) Mobile App
9 25 (1.21%) Driving Licence
10 24 (1.17%) Data Integration
11 22 (1.07%) Blackberry
11 22 (1.07%) Mathematics
12 21 (1.02%) Computer Science
13 18 (0.87%) PKI
14 15 (0.73%) Client/Server
14 15 (0.73%) iPad
14 15 (0.73%) NHS
15 14 (0.68%) iPhone
16 13 (0.63%) Statistics
17 12 (0.58%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 784 (38.10%) Windows
2 449 (21.82%) Windows Server
3 289 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 220 (10.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 174 (8.45%) Windows 7
6 167 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 128 (6.22%) Linux
8 83 (4.03%) Unix
9 66 (3.21%) Windows 8
10 56 (2.72%) Windows XP
11 45 (2.19%) Windows 10
12 30 (1.46%) Apple iOS
13 27 (1.31%) Android
14 20 (0.97%) Mac OS X
15 17 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 11 (0.53%) AIX
17 8 (0.39%) Solaris
17 8 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
18 7 (0.34%) Windows Vista
19 6 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 416 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
2 396 (19.24%) ITIL
3 244 (11.86%) MVC
4 196 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 185 (8.99%) Scrum
6 176 (8.55%) CRM
7 149 (7.24%) Project Management
8 126 (6.12%) ETL
9 105 (5.10%) Web Development
10 104 (5.05%) Mentoring
11 86 (4.18%) TDD
12 85 (4.13%) OO
13 84 (4.08%) Time Management
14 81 (3.94%) DevOps
15 75 (3.64%) SDLC
16 73 (3.55%) E-Commerce
16 73 (3.55%) Migration
17 72 (3.50%) Continuous Integration
17 72 (3.50%) High Availability
18 65 (3.16%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 754 (36.64%) SQL
2 464 (22.55%) C#
3 248 (12.05%) JavaScript
4 191 (9.28%) T-SQL
5 161 (7.82%) PowerShell
6 74 (3.60%) Java
7 69 (3.35%) VB.NET
8 54 (2.62%) Python
9 43 (2.09%) XPath
10 39 (1.90%) Ruby
11 34 (1.65%) Bash Shell
12 25 (1.21%) Shell Script
13 23 (1.12%) VB
14 19 (0.92%) PHP
15 12 (0.58%) C
16 11 (0.53%) Perl
16 11 (0.53%) PL/SQL
16 11 (0.53%) VBA
17 7 (0.34%) C++
17 7 (0.34%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 334 (16.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 134 (6.51%) MCSE
3 125 (6.07%) Degree
4 87 (4.23%) MCSA
5 76 (3.69%) MCP
6 58 (2.82%) Security Cleared
7 46 (2.24%) MCITP
8 44 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
9 43 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
10 39 (1.90%) SC Cleared
11 38 (1.85%) CCNA
12 31 (1.51%) ISEB
13 30 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 27 (1.31%) ISTQB
15 22 (1.07%) Citrix Certification
16 19 (0.92%) MCDST
17 18 (0.87%) MCTS
18 16 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 14 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 11 (0.53%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (5.98%) SLA
2 59 (2.87%) QA
3 44 (2.14%) Data Quality
4 20 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (0.87%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.34%) DICOM
6 7 (0.34%) HL7
6 7 (0.34%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.24%) GAMP
8 3 (0.15%) COBIT
8 3 (0.15%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.049%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.049%) SDET
System Software
1 575 (27.94%) Active Directory
2 310 (15.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 114 (5.54%) Hyper-V
4 85 (4.13%) XenApp
5 82 (3.98%) vSphere
6 50 (2.43%) XenDesktop
7 36 (1.75%) XenServer
8 30 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
9 29 (1.41%) Xen
10 24 (1.17%) Virtual Servers
11 23 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 22 (1.07%) Terminal Server
12 22 (1.07%) Terminal Services
13 13 (0.63%) VMware ESX
14 8 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
15 7 (0.34%) VMware Server
16 5 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
16 5 (0.24%) GlusterFS
17 3 (0.15%) vCloud
17 3 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 128 (6.22%) SCCM
2 92 (4.47%) SCOM
3 36 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (1.46%) Puppet
5 24 (1.17%) Cobbler
5 24 (1.17%) Tivoli
6 22 (1.07%) Microsoft Clustering
7 20 (0.97%) CA Wily
8 19 (0.92%) Backup Exec
9 16 (0.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 15 (0.73%) OpenView
11 14 (0.68%) AirWatch
11 14 (0.68%) Nagios
11 14 (0.68%) WSUS
12 13 (0.63%) NetBackup
13 12 (0.58%) Opsview
14 11 (0.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 11 (0.53%) FortiGate
15 10 (0.49%) Graphite
15 10 (0.49%) Salt
Vendors
1 430 (20.89%) VMware
2 228 (11.08%) Citrix
3 190 (9.23%) Cisco
4 170 (8.26%) Oracle
5 118 (5.73%) HP
6 63 (3.06%) NetApp
7 62 (3.01%) IBM
8 40 (1.94%) Avaya
9 37 (1.80%) Apple
9 37 (1.80%) SAP
10 29 (1.41%) Tableau
11 27 (1.31%) CA
12 25 (1.21%) Dell
12 25 (1.21%) Sitecore
12 25 (1.21%) Veeam
13 24 (1.17%) 3PAR
13 24 (1.17%) EnterpriseDB
14 20 (0.97%) Nimsoft
15 19 (0.92%) SolarWinds
15 19 (0.92%) Symantec
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum + £4200 car allowance + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Flexi-hours
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Travel, 25 hols, Health
Posted: 4 days ago