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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 990 1301 1341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.82% 18.86% 18.99%
As % of the Vendors category 43.94% 42.54% 41.11%
Number of salaries quoted 875 1109 1099
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 £50,000 £48,825
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
2253 3058 3262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 40.57% 44.33% 46.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1888 2501 2494
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £62,500
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 28 July 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 July 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 -2 714 £37,500 +5.63% 99
North Yorkshire -1 140 £42,500 +6.25% 14
South Yorkshire 0 98 £27,500 -8.33% 21
East Yorkshire -7 22 £25,250 -15.83% 2
Microsoft
England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 875 (39.88%) SQL Server
2 809 (36.87%) MS Excel
3 802 (36.55%) Windows
4 795 (36.24%) SQL
5 590 (26.89%) .NET
6 583 (26.57%) Active Directory
7 463 (21.10%) C#
8 457 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
9 451 (20.56%) Windows Server
10 432 (19.69%) VMware
11 411 (18.73%) ITIL
12 350 (15.95%) MS Office
13 348 (15.86%) Microsoft Certification
14 314 (14.31%) Finance
15 301 (13.72%) VMware Infrastructure
16 285 (12.99%) Windows Server 2008
17 273 (12.44%) MS Exchange
18 266 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 241 (10.98%) JavaScript
20 238 (10.85%) MVC
21 235 (10.71%) ASP.NET
22 227 (10.35%) Citrix
23 224 (10.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 220 (10.03%) Windows Server 2012
25 216 (9.85%) HTML
26 215 (9.80%) T-SQL
27 210 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
28 207 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
29 205 (9.34%) Oracle
30 200 (9.12%) SharePoint

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
1 273 (12.44%) MS Exchange
2 200 (9.12%) SharePoint
3 175 (7.98%) IIS
4 125 (5.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 89 (4.06%) Skype for Business
6 51 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 45 (2.05%) CloudStack
8 41 (1.87%) WebLogic
9 38 (1.73%) JBoss
9 38 (1.73%) WebSphere
10 35 (1.60%) CMS
11 31 (1.41%) Apache
11 31 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
12 27 (1.23%) OpenStack
13 26 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
14 25 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
15 24 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
16 21 (0.96%) SAS
17 20 (0.91%) Tomcat
18 18 (0.82%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 809 (36.87%) MS Excel
2 350 (15.95%) MS Office
3 83 (3.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 19 (0.87%) MS Project
6 8 (0.36%) Acrobat
7 5 (0.23%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.18%) XMetaL
9 3 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
9 3 (0.14%) FrameMaker
9 3 (0.14%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.14%) RoboHelp
10 2 (0.091%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.046%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.046%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 108 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.27%) Pegasus Opera
5 4 (0.18%) Sage 50
5 4 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.14%) Primavera
7 2 (0.091%) Aligne
7 2 (0.091%) assyst
7 2 (0.091%) Infor CRM
7 2 (0.091%) Maximo
7 2 (0.091%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.046%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.046%) FastStats
8 1 (0.046%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.046%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.046%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 165 (7.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 126 (5.74%) Office 365
3 43 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (1.32%) SaaS
5 28 (1.28%) PaaS
6 10 (0.46%) IaaS
7 8 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (0.27%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.091%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.046%) AdWords
10 1 (0.046%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.046%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 193 (8.80%) SAN
2 162 (7.38%) DNS
3 142 (6.47%) Firewall
4 118 (5.38%) DHCP
5 111 (5.06%) LAN
6 94 (4.28%) TCP/IP
7 87 (3.97%) WAN
8 78 (3.56%) VPN
9 58 (2.64%) Internet
10 51 (2.32%) NAS
11 36 (1.64%) VoIP
12 30 (1.37%) Network Security
12 30 (1.37%) Skype
13 26 (1.19%) Remote Desktop
14 23 (1.05%) MPLS
14 23 (1.05%) Wireless
15 20 (0.91%) Intranet
15 20 (0.91%) Unified Communications
16 15 (0.68%) LTE
17 14 (0.64%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 875 (39.88%) SQL Server
2 266 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 224 (10.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 185 (8.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 184 (8.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 133 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 116 (5.29%) Data Warehouse
8 85 (3.87%) SQL Server 2005
9 65 (2.96%) MySQL
10 53 (2.42%) SQL Server 2014
11 48 (2.19%) Oracle Database
12 39 (1.78%) Big Data
12 39 (1.78%) Hadoop
12 39 (1.78%) NoSQL
13 38 (1.73%) Relational Database
14 36 (1.64%) OLAP
14 36 (1.64%) Power BI
15 30 (1.37%) Informix
16 28 (1.28%) QlikView
17 27 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 207 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 191 (8.71%) Visual Studio
3 66 (3.01%) Selenium
4 52 (2.37%) Jasmine
5 51 (2.32%) SoapUI
6 45 (2.05%) JIRA
7 44 (2.01%) Moq
8 36 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
9 35 (1.60%) Git (software)
10 23 (1.05%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 17 (0.77%) TeamCity
12 15 (0.68%) Subversion
12 15 (0.68%) WebDriver
13 14 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
14 11 (0.50%) Cucumber
14 11 (0.50%) SpecFlow
15 9 (0.41%) FitNesse
15 9 (0.41%) NUnit
16 8 (0.36%) Karma Test Runner
17 7 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 314 (14.31%) Finance
2 75 (3.42%) Legal
3 74 (3.37%) Retail
4 71 (3.24%) Manufacturing
5 64 (2.92%) Marketing
6 55 (2.51%) Telecoms
7 34 (1.55%) Back Office
7 34 (1.55%) Banking
8 29 (1.32%) Law
9 27 (1.23%) Games
10 25 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
11 22 (1.00%) Electronics
12 19 (0.87%) Publishing
13 16 (0.73%) Advertising
14 15 (0.68%) Military
15 11 (0.50%) Local Government
16 10 (0.46%) German Language
17 9 (0.41%) Financial Institution
18 6 (0.27%) Investment Banking
19 4 (0.18%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 568 (25.89%) Developer
2 533 (24.29%) Analyst
3 243 (11.08%) .NET Developer
4 203 (9.25%) Support Analyst
5 190 (8.66%) C# Developer
6 165 (7.52%) SQL Developer
7 146 (6.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 133 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 132 (6.02%) IT Support
10 101 (4.60%) Service Analyst
11 93 (4.24%) IT Engineer
12 92 (4.19%) IT Analyst
13 91 (4.15%) Support Engineer
14 90 (4.10%) Consultant
15 87 (3.97%) Service Desk Analyst
16 85 (3.87%) Applications Support
17 84 (3.83%) SQL Server Developer
18 82 (3.74%) Senior Developer
19 81 (3.69%) 2nd Line Support
20 80 (3.65%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 590 (26.89%) .NET
2 235 (10.71%) ASP.NET
3 216 (9.85%) HTML
4 174 (7.93%) .NET Framework
5 172 (7.84%) Web Services
6 161 (7.34%) CSS
7 157 (7.16%) XML
8 122 (5.56%) jQuery
9 111 (5.06%) WCF
10 109 (4.97%) HTML5
11 103 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 87 (3.97%) CSS3
13 71 (3.24%) ASP.NET Web API
14 66 (3.01%) WinForms
15 63 (2.87%) AngularJS
16 52 (2.37%) Entity Framework
17 49 (2.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 46 (2.10%) SOAP
19 44 (2.01%) JSON
20 40 (1.82%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 149 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (4.24%) Data Centre
3 65 (2.96%) Management Information System
4 56 (2.55%) Clustering
5 33 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
5 33 (1.50%) Replication
6 32 (1.46%) Computer Science
7 31 (1.41%) Driving Licence
8 28 (1.28%) Mathematics
9 26 (1.19%) Visualisation
10 25 (1.14%) Mobile App
11 23 (1.05%) Blackberry
12 22 (1.00%) Client/Server
12 22 (1.00%) PKI
13 21 (0.96%) Data Integration
14 18 (0.82%) e-Learning
14 18 (0.82%) Mainframe
15 17 (0.77%) NHS
16 16 (0.73%) iPad
17 13 (0.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 802 (36.55%) Windows
2 451 (20.56%) Windows Server
3 285 (12.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 220 (10.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 177 (8.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 165 (7.52%) Windows 7
7 133 (6.06%) Linux
8 101 (4.60%) Unix
9 62 (2.83%) Windows XP
10 53 (2.42%) Windows 8
11 40 (1.82%) Windows 10
12 29 (1.32%) Apple iOS
13 27 (1.23%) Android
14 26 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 19 (0.87%) Mac OS X
15 19 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
16 16 (0.73%) Solaris
17 12 (0.55%) AIX
18 9 (0.41%) OS/390
18 9 (0.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 457 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 411 (18.73%) ITIL
3 238 (10.85%) MVC
4 210 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
5 196 (8.93%) Scrum
6 187 (8.52%) Project Management
7 177 (8.07%) CRM
8 118 (5.38%) ETL
9 116 (5.29%) Web Development
10 91 (4.15%) DevOps
11 89 (4.06%) Migration
12 88 (4.01%) Mentoring
13 87 (3.97%) E-Commerce
13 87 (3.97%) OO
13 87 (3.97%) TDD
14 86 (3.92%) SDLC
15 83 (3.78%) High Availability
15 83 (3.78%) Time Management
16 77 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
17 72 (3.28%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 795 (36.24%) SQL
2 463 (21.10%) C#
3 241 (10.98%) JavaScript
4 215 (9.80%) T-SQL
5 184 (8.39%) PowerShell
6 84 (3.83%) Java
7 77 (3.51%) VB.NET
8 61 (2.78%) Python
9 46 (2.10%) Ruby
10 43 (1.96%) Bash Shell
10 43 (1.96%) XPath
11 26 (1.19%) Shell Script
11 26 (1.19%) VB
12 20 (0.91%) PHP
13 19 (0.87%) Perl
14 15 (0.68%) VBA
15 14 (0.64%) C
16 13 (0.59%) COBOL
17 12 (0.55%) JCL
17 12 (0.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 348 (15.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 147 (6.70%) Degree
3 145 (6.61%) MCSE
4 90 (4.10%) MCP
5 84 (3.83%) MCSA
6 61 (2.78%) Security Cleared
7 55 (2.51%) Cisco Certification
8 49 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
9 47 (2.14%) MCITP
10 43 (1.96%) CCNA
11 42 (1.91%) ISEB
11 42 (1.91%) ISTQB
12 41 (1.87%) SC Cleared
13 38 (1.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 25 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 24 (1.09%) Citrix Certification
16 21 (0.96%) MCDST
16 21 (0.96%) MCTS
17 19 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 12 (0.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (5.56%) SLA
2 76 (3.46%) QA
3 42 (1.91%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.64%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.32%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.23%) COBIT
8 4 (0.18%) DICOM
8 4 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
8 4 (0.18%) HL7
9 3 (0.14%) GAMP
9 3 (0.14%) ISO27002
10 2 (0.091%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.046%) SDET
System Software
1 583 (26.57%) Active Directory
2 301 (13.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 108 (4.92%) Hyper-V
4 90 (4.10%) vSphere
5 81 (3.69%) XenApp
6 49 (2.23%) XenDesktop
7 41 (1.87%) XenServer
8 33 (1.50%) Xen
9 30 (1.37%) Terminal Services
10 28 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 28 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
10 28 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
11 20 (0.91%) Terminal Server
12 10 (0.46%) VMware ESX
13 9 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (0.36%) vCloud
15 5 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
15 5 (0.23%) VMware Server
16 4 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
17 3 (0.14%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 128 (5.83%) SCCM
2 90 (4.10%) SCOM
3 45 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (1.41%) Puppet
5 27 (1.23%) Nagios
6 25 (1.14%) CA Wily
6 25 (1.14%) Cobbler
6 25 (1.14%) Tivoli
7 22 (1.00%) Opsview
8 20 (0.91%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 19 (0.87%) FortiGate
10 18 (0.82%) Backup Exec
10 18 (0.82%) Cacti
10 18 (0.82%) Grafana
10 18 (0.82%) Graphite
10 18 (0.82%) Salt
11 16 (0.73%) Microsoft Clustering
11 16 (0.73%) OpenView
12 14 (0.64%) Oracle ZFS
12 14 (0.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 432 (19.69%) VMware
2 227 (10.35%) Citrix
3 205 (9.34%) Oracle
4 190 (8.66%) Cisco
5 117 (5.33%) HP
6 69 (3.14%) IBM
7 68 (3.10%) NetApp
8 40 (1.82%) Apple
9 37 (1.69%) SAP
10 32 (1.46%) Avaya
10 32 (1.46%) CA
11 28 (1.28%) Red Hat
12 27 (1.23%) Tableau
13 26 (1.19%) Sage
14 25 (1.14%) EnterpriseDB
14 25 (1.14%) Nimsoft
15 24 (1.09%) Sitecore
15 24 (1.09%) SolarWinds
16 23 (1.05%) F5
17 22 (1.00%) Dell
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networkers
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £31500 - £41500 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networkers
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
East Riding
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago