The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Harrogate with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 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.

Microsoft
North Yorkshire / Harrogate
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 4 16
Rank change year-on-year -15 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 17 47 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harrogate 9.77% 24.74% 20.94%
As % of the Vendors category 22.08% 47.00% 54.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 42 121
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £18,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Harrogate.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Harrogate
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 77 100 147
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Harrogate 44.25% 52.63% 38.48%
Number of salaries quoted 113 162 301
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,100 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £46,250 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Harrogate

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Harrogate.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Harrogate

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Harrogate

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Harrogate over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Harrogate region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 23 (43.40%) SQL Server
2 19 (35.85%) Windows
3 18 (33.96%) LAN
4 16 (30.19%) Active Directory
5 15 (28.30%) WAN
6 14 (26.42%) C#
7 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Office
8 12 (22.64%) ITIL
8 12 (22.64%) Citrix
8 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (20.75%) TDD
9 11 (20.75%) VMware
9 11 (20.75%) Software Testing
9 11 (20.75%) Gherkin
9 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (18.87%) Firewall
10 10 (18.87%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (18.87%) TCP/IP
11 9 (16.98%) VPN
11 9 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (15.09%) Test Automation
12 8 (15.09%) Legal
12 8 (15.09%) Cisco
12 8 (15.09%) SAN
12 8 (15.09%) SQL
13 7 (13.21%) VBScript
13 7 (13.21%) .NET
13 7 (13.21%) Unix
13 7 (13.21%) DNS
13 7 (13.21%) JMeter

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Harrogate 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 6 (11.32%) IIS
1 6 (11.32%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (9.43%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Office 365
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.89%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.96%) LAN
2 15 (28.30%) WAN
3 10 (18.87%) Firewall
3 10 (18.87%) TCP/IP
4 9 (16.98%) VPN
5 8 (15.09%) SAN
6 7 (13.21%) DNS
7 6 (11.32%) Internet
8 5 (9.43%) BGP
8 5 (9.43%) IPv4
8 5 (9.43%) IPv6
8 5 (9.43%) LDAP
8 5 (9.43%) MPLS
8 5 (9.43%) NAS
8 5 (9.43%) NetScaler
8 5 (9.43%) OSPF
8 5 (9.43%) VoIP
9 2 (3.77%) DHCP
10 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (43.40%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.89%) MySQL
4 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) JMeter
1 7 (13.21%) SpecFlow
1 7 (13.21%) TestComplete
2 6 (11.32%) JIRA
3 4 (7.55%) NuGet
3 4 (7.55%) Subversion
3 4 (7.55%) TeamCity
3 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.89%) NUnit
4 1 (1.89%) YouTrack
General
1 8 (15.09%) Legal
2 6 (11.32%) Finance
3 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.77%) Law
5 1 (1.89%) Advertising
5 1 (1.89%) Marketing
5 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Analyst
2 10 (18.87%) Software Tester
2 10 (18.87%) Tester
3 9 (16.98%) Network Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) Support Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) Test Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Software Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Software Test Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Automation Tester
6 6 (11.32%) IT Trainer
6 6 (11.32%) Trainer
7 5 (9.43%) .NET Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Technical Support
7 5 (9.43%) Technical Support Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) Gherkin
2 7 (13.21%) .NET
2 7 (13.21%) .NET Framework
2 7 (13.21%) AngularJS
3 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (9.43%) WCF
4 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (7.55%) Entity Framework
4 4 (7.55%) JSON
4 4 (7.55%) OAuth2
4 4 (7.55%) OpenID
4 4 (7.55%) REST
4 4 (7.55%) SOAP
4 4 (7.55%) WinForms
4 4 (7.55%) WPF
5 3 (5.66%) Web Services
6 1 (1.89%) CSS
6 1 (1.89%) jQuery
6 1 (1.89%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Data Centre
1 7 (13.21%) iPad
2 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.55%) Fintech
4 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.85%) Windows
2 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (13.21%) Unix
3 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (11.32%) Linux
5 5 (9.43%) Windows 2000
5 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.89%) Android
7 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (22.64%) ITIL
2 11 (20.75%) Software Testing
2 11 (20.75%) TDD
3 8 (15.09%) Test Automation
4 7 (13.21%) Network Management
4 7 (13.21%) SDLC
5 6 (11.32%) Defect Tracking
5 6 (11.32%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.43%) BDD
6 5 (9.43%) Case Management
6 5 (9.43%) MVC
6 5 (9.43%) Test Scripting
6 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
7 4 (7.55%) DevOps
7 4 (7.55%) Microservices
7 4 (7.55%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.55%) Scenario Testing
7 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) C#
2 8 (15.09%) SQL
3 7 (13.21%) VBScript
4 6 (11.32%) PHP
4 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
5 5 (9.43%) VB
6 3 (5.66%) Java
7 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (13.21%) Degree
3 6 (11.32%) CCNP
3 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (9.43%) CCNA
4 5 (9.43%) ISTQB
4 5 (9.43%) MCP
5 4 (7.55%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (1.89%) ISEB
6 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.89%) MCSE
6 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 16 (30.19%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.32%) XenApp
4 5 (9.43%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (9.43%) vSphere
4 5 (9.43%) XenServer
5 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.89%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) FortiGate
1 5 (9.43%) OpenView
2 1 (1.89%) SmoothWall
2 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Citrix
2 11 (20.75%) VMware
3 8 (15.09%) Cisco
4 5 (9.43%) EMC
4 5 (9.43%) HP
4 5 (9.43%) Isilon
4 5 (9.43%) Juniper
4 5 (9.43%) NetApp
4 5 (9.43%) Palo Alto
5 4 (7.55%) Fortinet
6 3 (5.66%) Google
7 2 (3.77%) SAP
8 1 (1.89%) BT
8 1 (1.89%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (1.89%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.89%) McAfee
8 1 (1.89%) Mitel
8 1 (1.89%) Nimsoft
8 1 (1.89%) Openreach
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