The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Huddersfield 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
West Yorkshire / Huddersfield
Rank 6 10 12
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 20 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield 26.67% 17.46% 17.50%
As % of the Vendors category 71.43% 42.31% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 20
Median salary £37,500 £24,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% -23.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £35,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.66% -  

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 Huddersfield.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Huddersfield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 28 26 61
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Huddersfield 37.33% 41.27% 50.83%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 56
Median salary £32,500 £28,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.03% -12.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £40,000 £49,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Huddersfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Huddersfield citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Huddersfield

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Huddersfield

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Huddersfield over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Huddersfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Huddersfield region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) MS Excel
2 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
3 14 (48.28%) .NET
3 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
3 14 (48.28%) C#
3 14 (48.28%) MVC
4 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (44.83%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (41.38%) .NET Framework
5 12 (41.38%) HTML
5 12 (41.38%) Web Services
6 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
6 11 (37.93%) CSS
6 11 (37.93%) Entity Framework
6 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (34.48%) Degree
8 9 (31.03%) ITIL
8 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
9 8 (27.59%) WCF
9 8 (27.59%) MS Office
9 8 (27.59%) Project Management
10 7 (24.14%) Unix
10 7 (24.14%) Scrum
10 7 (24.14%) IIS
10 7 (24.14%) SQL
10 7 (24.14%) HTML5
10 7 (24.14%) TDD

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield 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 7 (24.14%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (51.72%) MS Excel
2 8 (27.59%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Firewall
1 4 (13.79%) Internet
2 3 (10.34%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) VPN
3 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.90%) VoIP
4 1 (3.45%) Broadband
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (20.69%) RDBMS
4 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (10.34%) Legal
2 2 (6.90%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Billing
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) .NET Developer
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (31.03%) C# Developer
4 8 (27.59%) IT Support
5 7 (24.14%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (24.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (24.14%) C# Software Developer
5 7 (24.14%) Software Developer
6 6 (20.69%) Applications Support
6 6 (20.69%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (20.69%) IT Analyst
6 6 (20.69%) IT Support Analyst
6 6 (20.69%) Support Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) .NET
1 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
2 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (41.38%) .NET Framework
3 12 (41.38%) HTML
3 12 (41.38%) Web Services
4 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (37.93%) CSS
4 11 (37.93%) Entity Framework
5 8 (27.59%) WCF
6 7 (24.14%) HTML5
6 7 (24.14%) LESS
6 7 (24.14%) NHibernate
6 7 (24.14%) WinForms
7 6 (20.69%) EDI
8 5 (17.24%) jQuery
8 5 (17.24%) LINQ
9 4 (13.79%) CSS3
9 4 (13.79%) REST
10 1 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Unix
2 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
2 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) MVC
2 13 (44.83%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (31.03%) ITIL
4 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (27.59%) Project Management
5 7 (24.14%) Scrum
5 7 (24.14%) TDD
6 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement Process
6 6 (20.69%) ERP
7 5 (17.24%) Validation
8 4 (13.79%) Data Transformation
8 4 (13.79%) Time Management
8 4 (13.79%) Web Development
9 3 (10.34%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 3 (10.34%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
10 2 (6.90%) Case Management
10 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
11 1 (3.45%) Business Development
11 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) C#
2 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) VB
5 1 (3.45%) C
5 1 (3.45%) C++
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (10.34%) XenApp
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (10.34%) WSUS
2 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco
1 4 (13.79%) VMware
2 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
2 3 (10.34%) Citrix
2 3 (10.34%) NetApp
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
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