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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 4 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1032 1074 1401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.45% 17.30% 18.95%
As % of the Vendors category 47.54% 39.59% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 942 879 1137
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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
2171 2713 3483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 40.91% 43.71% 47.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1833 2208 2733
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,090
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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +4 728 £40,000 +9.58% 82
North Yorkshire -3 161 £33,125 -11.66% 14
South Yorkshire +2 108 £30,000 -1.63% 19
East Yorkshire +6 28 £24,750 -17.50% 2
Microsoft
England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 829 (40.32%) Windows
2 824 (40.08%) SQL
3 790 (38.42%) SQL Server
4 769 (37.40%) MS Excel
5 595 (28.94%) Active Directory
6 580 (28.21%) .NET
7 530 (25.78%) Windows Server
8 494 (24.03%) C#
9 445 (21.64%) VMware
10 412 (20.04%) Agile Software Development
11 392 (19.07%) ITIL
12 366 (17.80%) Microsoft Certification
13 345 (16.78%) Finance
14 327 (15.90%) VMware Infrastructure
15 326 (15.86%) MS Exchange
16 284 (13.81%) MS Office
16 284 (13.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 278 (13.52%) Windows Server 2008
18 260 (12.65%) JavaScript
19 234 (11.38%) Windows Server 2012
20 229 (11.14%) MVC
21 228 (11.09%) ASP.NET
22 225 (10.94%) HTML
23 220 (10.70%) T-SQL
24 219 (10.65%) Citrix
25 215 (10.46%) Scrum
26 213 (10.36%) Degree
27 204 (9.92%) SharePoint
28 203 (9.87%) Microsoft Azure
29 200 (9.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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
1 326 (15.86%) MS Exchange
2 204 (9.92%) SharePoint
3 160 (7.78%) IIS
4 115 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 48 (2.33%) WebLogic
6 45 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 45 (2.19%) WebSphere
7 43 (2.09%) JBoss
8 37 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
9 36 (1.75%) CloudStack
9 36 (1.75%) OpenStack
10 34 (1.65%) Skype for Business
11 31 (1.51%) CMS
12 28 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
13 24 (1.17%) SAS
14 20 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
15 16 (0.78%) Umbraco
16 14 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 12 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
17 12 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 769 (37.40%) MS Excel
2 284 (13.81%) MS Office
3 61 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 39 (1.90%) MS Project
5 19 (0.92%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.78%) InfoPath
7 10 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.29%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.097%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.097%) Camtasia
10 2 (0.097%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.049%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.049%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 63 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (1.46%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (0.92%) Visualfiles
4 9 (0.44%) Dynamics GP
5 6 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.29%) Maximo
6 4 (0.19%) Sage 50
7 3 (0.15%) Primavera
7 3 (0.15%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.097%) Aligne
8 2 (0.097%) assyst
8 2 (0.097%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.097%) SDL Web 8
9 1 (0.049%) BASE24
9 1 (0.049%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.049%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 203 (9.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 171 (8.32%) Office 365
3 39 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (0.97%) SaaS
5 17 (0.83%) PaaS
6 6 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.19%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.097%) IaaS
8 2 (0.097%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.049%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.049%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.049%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.049%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 188 (9.14%) Firewall
2 175 (8.51%) SAN
3 152 (7.39%) LAN
3 152 (7.39%) WAN
4 147 (7.15%) DNS
5 117 (5.69%) DHCP
6 93 (4.52%) VPN
7 83 (4.04%) TCP/IP
8 67 (3.26%) VoIP
9 43 (2.09%) Internet
10 35 (1.70%) Remote Desktop
11 33 (1.61%) Wireless
12 25 (1.22%) MPLS
13 23 (1.12%) NAS
13 23 (1.12%) VLAN
14 22 (1.07%) Network Security
15 20 (0.97%) Skype
16 19 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
17 12 (0.58%) Intranet
17 12 (0.58%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 790 (38.42%) SQL Server
2 284 (13.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 200 (9.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 182 (8.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 165 (8.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 136 (6.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 129 (6.27%) Data Warehouse
8 86 (4.18%) SQL Server 2014
9 60 (2.92%) Relational Database
10 56 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
11 45 (2.19%) SQL Server 2016
12 37 (1.80%) Oracle Database
13 33 (1.61%) MySQL
14 31 (1.51%) Big Data
14 31 (1.51%) SSDT
15 28 (1.36%) Hadoop
15 28 (1.36%) OLAP
16 26 (1.26%) NoSQL
17 23 (1.12%) OLAP Cube
17 23 (1.12%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 167 (8.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 154 (7.49%) Visual Studio
3 52 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
4 41 (1.99%) Git (software)
5 37 (1.80%) TeamCity
6 34 (1.65%) Jasmine
6 34 (1.65%) Moq
7 30 (1.46%) Selenium
8 29 (1.41%) JIRA
9 21 (1.02%) Jenkins
10 14 (0.68%) SoapUI
10 14 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 13 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
12 11 (0.54%) Ant
12 11 (0.54%) Maven
13 9 (0.44%) ReSharper
14 8 (0.39%) SpecFlow
15 7 (0.34%) Cucumber
15 7 (0.34%) FitNesse
15 7 (0.34%) LoadRunner
General
1 345 (16.78%) Finance
2 60 (2.92%) Telecoms
3 55 (2.68%) Marketing
4 54 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 49 (2.38%) Legal
6 37 (1.80%) Law
7 31 (1.51%) Advertising
8 28 (1.36%) Retail
9 26 (1.26%) Back Office
9 26 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 25 (1.22%) Games
11 22 (1.07%) Banking
12 21 (1.02%) Military
13 12 (0.58%) German Language
14 9 (0.44%) Publishing
15 7 (0.34%) Electronics
16 6 (0.29%) Billing
16 6 (0.29%) Local Government
17 5 (0.24%) Front Office
18 4 (0.19%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 567 (27.58%) Developer
2 424 (20.62%) Analyst
3 216 (10.51%) .NET Developer
4 193 (9.39%) Support Analyst
5 152 (7.39%) C# Developer
6 147 (7.15%) SQL Developer
7 131 (6.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 118 (5.74%) Support Engineer
9 117 (5.69%) IT Support
10 111 (5.40%) C# .NET Developer
11 109 (5.30%) Windows Engineer
12 102 (4.96%) Senior Developer
13 97 (4.72%) DBA
14 93 (4.52%) SQL DBA
15 91 (4.43%) IT Analyst
16 90 (4.38%) Architect
16 90 (4.38%) Service Analyst
17 89 (4.33%) Service Desk Analyst
18 88 (4.28%) Administrator
19 84 (4.09%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 580 (28.21%) .NET
2 228 (11.09%) ASP.NET
3 225 (10.94%) HTML
4 199 (9.68%) CSS
5 150 (7.30%) Web Services
6 144 (7.00%) .NET Framework
7 129 (6.27%) XML
8 121 (5.89%) jQuery
9 99 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 73 (3.55%) AngularJS
11 72 (3.50%) WCF
12 70 (3.40%) ASP.NET Web API
13 65 (3.16%) HTML5
14 51 (2.48%) WinForms
15 48 (2.33%) CSS3
16 45 (2.19%) Entity Framework
17 38 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 33 (1.61%) YUI
19 32 (1.56%) WPF
20 29 (1.41%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 162 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (4.47%) Data Centre
3 58 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 50 (2.43%) Clustering
5 43 (2.09%) Visualisation
6 42 (2.04%) Data Integration
6 42 (2.04%) Replication
7 40 (1.95%) Driving Licence
8 38 (1.85%) Computer Science
8 38 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
9 30 (1.46%) Mathematics
10 22 (1.07%) Blackberry
10 22 (1.07%) Mobile App
11 21 (1.02%) User Experience
12 19 (0.92%) PKI
13 17 (0.83%) Informatics
13 17 (0.83%) NHS
14 15 (0.73%) N-Tier
15 14 (0.68%) Statistics
16 13 (0.63%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 829 (40.32%) Windows
2 530 (25.78%) Windows Server
3 278 (13.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 234 (11.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 173 (8.41%) Windows 7
6 165 (8.03%) Linux
7 121 (5.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 90 (4.38%) Unix
9 70 (3.40%) Windows 10
10 58 (2.82%) Windows 8
11 29 (1.41%) Windows XP
12 21 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (0.68%) Android
14 13 (0.63%) Ubuntu
15 12 (0.58%) AIX
15 12 (0.58%) Apple iOS
15 12 (0.58%) Windows Vista
16 9 (0.44%) Windows Phone
17 5 (0.24%) HPUX
17 5 (0.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (20.04%) Agile Software Development
2 392 (19.07%) ITIL
3 229 (11.14%) MVC
4 215 (10.46%) Scrum
5 176 (8.56%) Business Intelligence
6 153 (7.44%) ETL
7 122 (5.93%) CRM
8 118 (5.74%) DevOps
9 116 (5.64%) Mentoring
10 99 (4.82%) Web Development
11 97 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
12 95 (4.62%) Software Engineering
13 86 (4.18%) Project Management
14 76 (3.70%) E-Commerce
15 74 (3.60%) High Availability
16 72 (3.50%) OO
17 70 (3.40%) Migration
17 70 (3.40%) Problem Management
17 70 (3.40%) TDD
18 68 (3.31%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 824 (40.08%) SQL
2 494 (24.03%) C#
3 260 (12.65%) JavaScript
4 220 (10.70%) T-SQL
5 167 (8.12%) PowerShell
6 81 (3.94%) VB.NET
7 59 (2.87%) Java
8 57 (2.77%) Python
9 43 (2.09%) Shell Script
9 43 (2.09%) VBA
10 35 (1.70%) Ruby
10 35 (1.70%) VB
11 31 (1.51%) XPath
12 23 (1.12%) C
13 20 (0.97%) Bash Shell
13 20 (0.97%) PL/SQL
14 15 (0.73%) C++
14 15 (0.73%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 13 (0.63%) COBOL
15 13 (0.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 366 (17.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 213 (10.36%) Degree
3 114 (5.54%) MCSE
4 81 (3.94%) MCSA
5 65 (3.16%) MCITP
6 53 (2.58%) MCP
7 49 (2.38%) Security Cleared
8 44 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
9 39 (1.90%) MCTS
10 38 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
11 37 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
12 30 (1.46%) CCNA
13 28 (1.36%) ISEB
13 28 (1.36%) SC Cleared
14 26 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 23 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 20 (0.97%) CCNP
17 19 (0.92%) MCDBA
18 18 (0.88%) ISTQB
19 17 (0.83%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (5.69%) SLA
2 37 (1.80%) QA
3 34 (1.65%) Data Quality
4 25 (1.22%) PCI DSS
5 24 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (0.68%) DICOM
6 14 (0.68%) HL7
7 6 (0.29%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.24%) GAMP
9 1 (0.049%) COBIT
9 1 (0.049%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 595 (28.94%) Active Directory
2 327 (15.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 139 (6.76%) Hyper-V
4 86 (4.18%) vSphere
4 86 (4.18%) XenApp
5 48 (2.33%) XenServer
6 43 (2.09%) VMware ESXi
7 42 (2.04%) XenDesktop
8 40 (1.95%) Xen
9 27 (1.31%) Terminal Services
10 25 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 17 (0.83%) VMware ESX
12 14 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
13 10 (0.49%) OpenSIPS
13 10 (0.49%) Terminal Server
14 7 (0.34%) VMware Server
15 5 (0.24%) GlusterFS
15 5 (0.24%) KVM
16 4 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
17 2 (0.097%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 129 (6.27%) SCCM
2 111 (5.40%) SCOM
3 34 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (1.65%) Puppet
4 29 (1.41%) Microsoft Clustering
5 19 (0.92%) Cobbler
5 19 (0.92%) Tivoli
6 16 (0.78%) AirWatch
7 15 (0.73%) OpenView
8 13 (0.63%) Ansible
8 13 (0.63%) Backup Exec
8 13 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
9 12 (0.58%) WSUS
10 9 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
10 9 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
10 9 (0.44%) SCVMM
11 8 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
11 8 (0.39%) NetBackup
12 6 (0.29%) CA Wily
12 6 (0.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 445 (21.64%) VMware
2 219 (10.65%) Citrix
3 189 (9.19%) Cisco
4 123 (5.98%) Oracle
5 94 (4.57%) HP
6 67 (3.26%) NetApp
7 46 (2.24%) Avaya
8 34 (1.65%) IBM
8 34 (1.65%) Tableau
9 32 (1.56%) EnterpriseDB
10 29 (1.41%) Veeam
11 26 (1.26%) Red Hat
12 24 (1.17%) Dell
13 21 (1.02%) Apple
13 21 (1.02%) EMC
13 21 (1.02%) SAP
14 20 (0.97%) Intel Security
15 19 (0.92%) LexisNexis
15 19 (0.92%) Sitecore
15 19 (0.92%) SolarWinds
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Normanton, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30K - 35K
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27,000 - 36,000
Posted: Yesterday
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £37000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + 10%bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare, parking
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + pension + healthcare + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago