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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1011 1181 1296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.68% 17.73% 17.67%
As % of the Vendors category 47.49% 39.87% 36.68%
Number of salaries quoted 896 961 1023
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.70%
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 £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
2129 2962 3533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 37.23% 44.47% 48.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1759 2357 2645
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £65,000
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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -1 705 £38,000 +1.33% 87
North Yorkshire -6 136 £40,000 - 17
South Yorkshire +3 130 £30,000 -7.69% 18
East Yorkshire +2 27 £24,750 -17.50% 8
Microsoft
England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 791 (39.43%) Windows
2 782 (38.98%) SQL Server
3 773 (38.53%) SQL
4 720 (35.89%) MS Excel
5 592 (29.51%) Active Directory
6 531 (26.47%) .NET
7 476 (23.73%) Windows Server
8 455 (22.68%) VMware
9 450 (22.43%) C#
10 394 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
11 387 (19.29%) ITIL
12 350 (17.45%) Microsoft Certification
13 329 (16.40%) VMware Infrastructure
14 314 (15.65%) Finance
15 308 (15.35%) MS Office
16 292 (14.56%) MS Exchange
17 286 (14.26%) Windows Server 2008
18 244 (12.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 234 (11.67%) JavaScript
20 231 (11.52%) Citrix
21 227 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
22 226 (11.27%) MVC
23 213 (10.62%) ASP.NET
24 211 (10.52%) SharePoint
25 209 (10.42%) SAN
26 191 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
26 191 (9.52%) T-SQL
26 191 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 189 (9.42%) Cisco
28 188 (9.37%) HTML

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
1 292 (14.56%) MS Exchange
2 211 (10.52%) SharePoint
3 136 (6.78%) IIS
4 112 (5.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 50 (2.49%) Skype for Business
6 35 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 35 (1.74%) WebLogic
7 34 (1.69%) WebSphere
8 33 (1.65%) JBoss
9 31 (1.55%) CloudStack
10 30 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
11 29 (1.45%) OpenStack
12 27 (1.35%) CMS
13 24 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
14 23 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
15 21 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
16 18 (0.90%) Apache
17 16 (0.80%) SAS
18 15 (0.75%) IBM Notes
19 14 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 720 (35.89%) MS Excel
2 308 (15.35%) MS Office
3 58 (2.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (1.05%) MS Project
5 10 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.35%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.25%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.20%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.20%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.100%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.100%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.050%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.050%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.050%) RoboHelp
10 1 (0.050%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 95 (4.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
4 5 (0.25%) Maximo
5 4 (0.20%) Sage 50
6 2 (0.100%) Aligne
6 2 (0.100%) assyst
6 2 (0.100%) Infor CRM
6 2 (0.100%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.100%) Primavera
7 1 (0.050%) FastStats
7 1 (0.050%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 159 (7.93%) Office 365
2 154 (7.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (1.05%) SaaS
4 19 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (0.75%) PaaS
6 9 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.20%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.15%) IaaS
9 2 (0.100%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.100%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.050%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.050%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.050%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.050%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 209 (10.42%) SAN
2 163 (8.13%) Firewall
3 152 (7.58%) DNS
4 147 (7.33%) LAN
5 126 (6.28%) WAN
6 120 (5.98%) DHCP
7 95 (4.74%) TCP/IP
8 76 (3.79%) VPN
9 53 (2.64%) VoIP
10 41 (2.04%) Internet
10 41 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
10 41 (2.04%) Wireless
11 27 (1.35%) NAS
12 26 (1.30%) Skype
13 20 (1.00%) Network Security
14 18 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
15 17 (0.85%) VLAN
16 15 (0.75%) IP Telephony
16 15 (0.75%) MPLS
17 12 (0.60%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 782 (38.98%) SQL Server
2 244 (12.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 191 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 180 (8.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 151 (7.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 121 (6.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 118 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
8 78 (3.89%) SQL Server 2005
9 54 (2.69%) SQL Server 2014
10 46 (2.29%) Relational Database
11 42 (2.09%) MySQL
12 40 (1.99%) SQL Server 2016
13 38 (1.89%) NoSQL
14 37 (1.84%) Big Data
15 34 (1.69%) Oracle Database
16 33 (1.65%) Hadoop
17 32 (1.60%) SSDT
18 31 (1.55%) OLAP
19 28 (1.40%) QlikView
20 27 (1.35%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 170 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 166 (8.28%) Visual Studio
3 49 (2.44%) Jasmine
4 44 (2.19%) Moq
5 39 (1.94%) Git (software)
5 39 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
6 38 (1.89%) JIRA
7 35 (1.74%) Selenium
8 20 (1.00%) TeamCity
9 19 (0.95%) SoapUI
10 13 (0.65%) Subversion
11 10 (0.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 10 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
11 10 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 7 (0.35%) Eclipse
12 7 (0.35%) ReSharper
13 6 (0.30%) Ant
14 5 (0.25%) HP UFT
14 5 (0.25%) Maven
14 5 (0.25%) WebDriver
General
1 314 (15.65%) Finance
2 70 (3.49%) Manufacturing
3 67 (3.34%) Legal
4 54 (2.69%) Marketing
5 40 (1.99%) Telecoms
6 39 (1.94%) Retail
7 32 (1.60%) Back Office
8 28 (1.40%) Games
9 25 (1.25%) Advertising
10 17 (0.85%) Banking
10 17 (0.85%) Military
10 17 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
11 16 (0.80%) Law
12 14 (0.70%) German Language
13 13 (0.65%) Publishing
14 11 (0.55%) Electronics
15 10 (0.50%) Local Government
16 5 (0.25%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.25%) Front Office
17 4 (0.20%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 535 (26.67%) Developer
2 458 (22.83%) Analyst
3 208 (10.37%) .NET Developer
4 197 (9.82%) Support Analyst
5 166 (8.28%) C# Developer
6 131 (6.53%) SQL Developer
7 128 (6.38%) IT Support
8 127 (6.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 126 (6.28%) C# .NET Developer
10 113 (5.63%) Support Engineer
11 91 (4.54%) IT Analyst
12 90 (4.49%) IT Engineer
13 88 (4.39%) Windows Engineer
14 85 (4.24%) Service Analyst
15 79 (3.94%) Administrator
15 79 (3.94%) Senior Developer
16 77 (3.84%) Service Desk Analyst
17 76 (3.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 75 (3.74%) DBA
19 74 (3.69%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 531 (26.47%) .NET
2 213 (10.62%) ASP.NET
3 188 (9.37%) HTML
4 157 (7.83%) Web Services
5 154 (7.68%) CSS
6 145 (7.23%) .NET Framework
7 144 (7.18%) XML
8 120 (5.98%) jQuery
9 92 (4.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 78 (3.89%) HTML5
11 70 (3.49%) WCF
12 62 (3.09%) AngularJS
13 61 (3.04%) ASP.NET Web API
14 59 (2.94%) CSS3
15 54 (2.69%) WinForms
16 47 (2.34%) Entity Framework
17 45 (2.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 44 (2.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 44 (2.19%) JSON
19 38 (1.89%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 154 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (3.84%) Data Centre
3 55 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 48 (2.39%) Clustering
5 43 (2.14%) Replication
6 37 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
7 33 (1.65%) Visualisation
8 30 (1.50%) Driving Licence
9 27 (1.35%) Computer Science
9 27 (1.35%) Mobile App
10 24 (1.20%) Data Integration
11 23 (1.15%) Blackberry
12 22 (1.10%) Mathematics
13 19 (0.95%) NHS
14 15 (0.75%) iPhone
15 14 (0.70%) iPad
15 14 (0.70%) PKI
16 13 (0.65%) Statistics
17 12 (0.60%) User Experience
18 11 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 791 (39.43%) Windows
2 476 (23.73%) Windows Server
3 286 (14.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 227 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 168 (8.37%) Windows 7
6 164 (8.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 140 (6.98%) Linux
8 84 (4.19%) Unix
9 65 (3.24%) Windows 8
10 57 (2.84%) Windows XP
11 49 (2.44%) Windows 10
12 26 (1.30%) Android
13 25 (1.25%) Apple iOS
14 18 (0.90%) Mac OS X
15 11 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 9 (0.45%) Ubuntu
17 8 (0.40%) AIX
18 7 (0.35%) Solaris
18 7 (0.35%) Windows Phone
18 7 (0.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 394 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
2 387 (19.29%) ITIL
3 226 (11.27%) MVC
4 191 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 182 (9.07%) Scrum
6 162 (8.08%) CRM
7 134 (6.68%) Project Management
8 129 (6.43%) ETL
9 109 (5.43%) Mentoring
10 97 (4.84%) DevOps
11 93 (4.64%) Web Development
12 78 (3.89%) Disaster Recovery
12 78 (3.89%) OO
13 75 (3.74%) Time Management
14 74 (3.69%) High Availability
14 74 (3.69%) TDD
15 73 (3.64%) SDLC
16 69 (3.44%) E-Commerce
17 68 (3.39%) Service Management
18 67 (3.34%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 773 (38.53%) SQL
2 450 (22.43%) C#
3 234 (11.67%) JavaScript
4 191 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 163 (8.13%) PowerShell
6 66 (3.29%) Java
7 61 (3.04%) VB.NET
8 48 (2.39%) Python
9 42 (2.09%) XPath
10 32 (1.60%) Ruby
11 31 (1.55%) Shell Script
12 27 (1.35%) Bash Shell
13 24 (1.20%) VB
14 19 (0.95%) PHP
15 16 (0.80%) VBA
16 15 (0.75%) C
17 14 (0.70%) PL/SQL
18 12 (0.60%) C++
19 10 (0.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
20 8 (0.40%) Perl
Qualifications
1 350 (17.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 155 (7.73%) Degree
3 125 (6.23%) MCSE
4 98 (4.89%) MCSA
5 73 (3.64%) MCP
6 61 (3.04%) Security Cleared
7 51 (2.54%) MCITP
8 44 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
9 42 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
10 41 (2.04%) SC Cleared
11 37 (1.84%) CCNA
12 30 (1.50%) ISEB
13 28 (1.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 24 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
14 24 (1.20%) MCTS
15 21 (1.05%) ISTQB
16 15 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 14 (0.70%) MCDST
17 14 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 11 (0.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (6.33%) SLA
2 47 (2.34%) QA
3 43 (2.14%) Data Quality
4 21 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (0.95%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.45%) DICOM
6 9 (0.45%) HL7
7 7 (0.35%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.25%) GAMP
9 2 (0.100%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.050%) COBIT
10 1 (0.050%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 592 (29.51%) Active Directory
2 329 (16.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 130 (6.48%) Hyper-V
4 87 (4.34%) vSphere
5 85 (4.24%) XenApp
6 53 (2.64%) XenDesktop
7 39 (1.94%) XenServer
8 33 (1.65%) Xen
9 30 (1.50%) Terminal Services
9 30 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
10 24 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
11 23 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 21 (1.05%) Terminal Server
13 11 (0.55%) VMware ESX
14 9 (0.45%) VMware Server
15 6 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
15 6 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
16 5 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
16 5 (0.25%) GlusterFS
16 5 (0.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 124 (6.18%) SCCM
2 95 (4.74%) SCOM
3 30 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (1.40%) Puppet
5 25 (1.25%) Cobbler
5 25 (1.25%) Tivoli
6 22 (1.10%) Microsoft Clustering
7 20 (1.00%) Backup Exec
8 16 (0.80%) CA Wily
8 16 (0.80%) WSUS
9 14 (0.70%) AirWatch
9 14 (0.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 13 (0.65%) OpenView
11 11 (0.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 10 (0.50%) NetBackup
12 10 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
13 8 (0.40%) DameWare
13 8 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
13 8 (0.40%) Perfmon
14 5 (0.25%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 455 (22.68%) VMware
2 231 (11.52%) Citrix
3 189 (9.42%) Cisco
4 147 (7.33%) Oracle
5 124 (6.18%) HP
6 79 (3.94%) NetApp
7 48 (2.39%) IBM
8 45 (2.24%) Avaya
9 36 (1.79%) Apple
10 30 (1.50%) Dell
11 28 (1.40%) SAP
11 28 (1.40%) Tableau
12 25 (1.25%) EnterpriseDB
13 23 (1.15%) Symantec
13 23 (1.15%) Veeam
14 22 (1.10%) 3PAR
15 20 (1.00%) EMC
15 20 (1.00%) Hitachi
16 19 (0.95%) CA
16 19 (0.95%) Sitecore
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £15k - 20k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
VeryPC
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + car + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Prism Medical UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Massarella Catering Group Limited
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + flexi-time, pensions, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago