Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 6 months to 16 January 2018 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
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 10 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 -7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 186 281 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 14.90% 18.37% 21.97%
As % of the Vendors category 37.65% 45.32% 48.09%
Number of salaries quoted 162 283 407
North Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,550 £21,400
90th Percentile £56,125 £51,250 £47,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in North Yorkshire.

All Vendors
North Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 494 620 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 39.58% 40.52% 45.68%
Number of salaries quoted 395 526 686
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,925 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.34% -4.20% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,850 £20,875 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in North Yorkshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in North Yorkshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in North Yorkshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York -1 100 £42,500 +6.25% 24
Harrogate -17 17 £21,000 -35.38% 5
Skipton -3 14 £38,750 +16.98% 2
Middlesbrough -9 9 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Scarborough - 9 £22,500 - 3
Ripon +6 3 £36,500 +46.00%
Thirsk - 1 £55,000 -
Microsoft
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 66 (35.48%) .NET
2 61 (32.80%) SQL Server
3 56 (30.11%) SQL
4 54 (29.03%) C#
5 51 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (26.34%) Windows
7 43 (23.12%) Office 365
8 39 (20.97%) VMware
9 38 (20.43%) Finance
10 34 (18.28%) Microsoft Azure
11 30 (16.13%) Windows Server
11 30 (16.13%) ASP.NET
12 29 (15.59%) JavaScript
13 28 (15.05%) Active Directory
13 28 (15.05%) MVC
14 27 (14.52%) CSS
15 26 (13.98%) Greenfield Project
16 25 (13.44%) VMware Infrastructure
17 23 (12.37%) Windows 7
18 22 (11.83%) HTML
18 22 (11.83%) SharePoint
18 22 (11.83%) ASP.NET MVC
19 21 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
20 20 (10.75%) ITIL
20 20 (10.75%) Citrix
21 19 (10.22%) Linux
21 19 (10.22%) .NET Framework
21 19 (10.22%) PowerShell
22 18 (9.68%) Mentoring
23 17 (9.14%) Windows Server 2012

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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 22 (11.83%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.99%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (6.45%) MS Exchange
4 11 (5.91%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (4.84%) IIS
6 7 (3.76%) Skype for Business
7 4 (2.15%) CMS
8 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.08%) Jetty
8 2 (1.08%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.08%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (9.14%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.61%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.15%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.54%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (23.12%) Office 365
2 34 (18.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (4.84%) OneDrive
5 8 (4.30%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (2.15%) Google Analytics
6 4 (2.15%) IaaS
6 4 (2.15%) PaaS
7 3 (1.61%) G Suite
8 2 (1.08%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.08%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.14%) Internet
2 14 (7.53%) TCP/IP
3 11 (5.91%) Firewall
4 10 (5.38%) NetScaler
5 6 (3.23%) Skype
5 6 (3.23%) VPN
6 5 (2.69%) SAN
7 3 (1.61%) VLAN
7 3 (1.61%) VoIP
8 2 (1.08%) DHCP
8 2 (1.08%) DNS
8 2 (1.08%) Network Security
8 2 (1.08%) Wireless
9 1 (0.54%) LDAP
9 1 (0.54%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (32.80%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.38%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.15%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.08%) Big Data
6 2 (1.08%) Data Lake
6 2 (1.08%) Power BI
7 1 (0.54%) OLAP
7 1 (0.54%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 11 (5.91%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.76%) JUnit
2 7 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.08%) webpack
General
1 38 (20.43%) Finance
2 11 (5.91%) Marketing
3 7 (3.76%) Advertising
4 5 (2.69%) Law
4 5 (2.69%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.69%) Retail
5 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (25.81%) Developer
2 28 (15.05%) Analyst
3 23 (12.37%) .NET Developer
4 13 (6.99%) Citrix Specialist
5 12 (6.45%) Consultant
5 12 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 12 (6.45%) Software Developer
6 11 (5.91%) Help Desk Engineer
7 10 (5.38%) C# Developer
7 10 (5.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 10 (5.38%) Software Tester
7 10 (5.38%) Tester
8 9 (4.84%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 9 (4.84%) Senior Citrix Specialist
8 9 (4.84%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 9 (4.84%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
8 9 (4.84%) Service Desk Engineer
9 8 (4.30%) Support Engineer
10 7 (3.76%) Support Analyst
10 7 (3.76%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (35.48%) .NET
2 30 (16.13%) ASP.NET
3 27 (14.52%) CSS
4 22 (11.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (11.83%) HTML
5 19 (10.22%) .NET Framework
6 14 (7.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (6.99%) jQuery
8 9 (4.84%) AngularJS
8 9 (4.84%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (4.30%) Entity Framework
9 8 (4.30%) WCF
10 7 (3.76%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (3.76%) Web Services
11 6 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 6 (3.23%) RESTful
12 4 (2.15%) XML
13 3 (1.61%) Razor View Engine
14 2 (1.08%) RequireJS
14 2 (1.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.98%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.30%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.76%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (3.76%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.23%) Tandem
5 6 (3.23%) Video\Live Streaming
6 5 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.15%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.15%) Social Media
8 3 (1.61%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.08%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.08%) W3C
10 1 (0.54%) Clustering
10 1 (0.54%) Handset
10 1 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.54%) IVR
10 1 (0.54%) PKI
10 1 (0.54%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 49 (26.34%) Windows
2 30 (16.13%) Windows Server
3 23 (12.37%) Windows 7
4 21 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (10.22%) Linux
6 17 (9.14%) Windows 10
6 17 (9.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (3.76%) CentOS
7 7 (3.76%) Unix
8 5 (2.69%) AIX
8 5 (2.69%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.08%) Debian
9 2 (1.08%) HPUX
9 2 (1.08%) Solaris
10 1 (0.54%) Android
10 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (15.05%) MVC
3 20 (10.75%) ITIL
4 18 (9.68%) Mentoring
5 16 (8.60%) OO
6 14 (7.53%) OOP
7 13 (6.99%) TDD
7 13 (6.99%) Test Automation
7 13 (6.99%) Unit Testing
8 12 (6.45%) Presales
9 11 (5.91%) Incident Management
9 11 (5.91%) Scrum
10 10 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (5.38%) Migration
10 10 (5.38%) Time Management
11 9 (4.84%) Analytics
11 9 (4.84%) Software Engineering
12 8 (4.30%) CRM
12 8 (4.30%) Manual Testing
12 8 (4.30%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (30.11%) SQL
2 54 (29.03%) C#
3 29 (15.59%) JavaScript
4 19 (10.22%) PowerShell
5 13 (6.99%) T-SQL
6 8 (4.30%) VB.NET
7 6 (3.23%) VB
8 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.08%) Java
8 2 (1.08%) Perl
8 2 (1.08%) Python
8 2 (1.08%) Ruby
8 2 (1.08%) VBA
9 1 (0.54%) ABAP
9 1 (0.54%) C
9 1 (0.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (7.53%) Citrix Certification
2 11 (5.91%) Degree
3 9 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.76%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (3.23%) MCSE
6 5 (2.69%) CCA
6 5 (2.69%) CCNA
7 3 (1.61%) MCSA
8 2 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.08%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.54%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.54%) CCENT
9 1 (0.54%) CCNP
9 1 (0.54%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.08%) QA
1 2 (1.08%) SLA
2 1 (0.54%) GDPR
2 1 (0.54%) HIPAA
2 1 (0.54%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 28 (15.05%) Active Directory
2 25 (13.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (8.60%) XenApp
3 16 (8.60%) XenDesktop
4 10 (5.38%) Hyper-V
5 9 (4.84%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (4.84%) XenServer
6 7 (3.76%) vSphere
7 4 (2.15%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.54%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (4.84%) XenMobile
2 7 (3.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (2.15%) SCCM
4 2 (1.08%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.08%) Ansible
4 2 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.08%) Puppet
5 1 (0.54%) SCOM
5 1 (0.54%) vRealize
Vendors
1 39 (20.97%) VMware
2 20 (10.75%) Citrix
3 11 (5.91%) Cisco
4 10 (5.38%) Dell
4 10 (5.38%) Google
4 10 (5.38%) HP
5 9 (4.84%) Altiris
5 9 (4.84%) McAfee
5 9 (4.84%) Symantec
5 9 (4.84%) Wyse
6 6 (3.23%) Brocade
6 6 (3.23%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.69%) SAP
7 5 (2.69%) Twitter
8 3 (1.61%) Sun
9 2 (1.08%) EMC
9 2 (1.08%) NetApp
9 2 (1.08%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.08%) Tableau
10 1 (0.54%) ServiceNow