Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 11 10
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 268 191 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 23.53% 15.21% 17.60%
As % of the Vendors category 49.26% 38.66% 43.98%
Number of salaries quoted 236 168 278
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £20,750 £21,250 £20,431
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,375 £51,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

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 544 494 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 47.76% 39.33% 40.01%
Number of salaries quoted 453 394 528
North Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £35,925
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.34% -2.91%
10th Percentile £21,050 £22,575 £20,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 +7 159 £44,000 +3.53% 13
Harrogate +20 55 £22,000 +4.76% 7
Northallerton +4 11 £30,500 -18.67%
Skipton -3 10 £40,000 +3.23% 5
Middlesbrough -7 6 £37,000 +23.33%
Thirsk -1 3 £32,500 -40.91%
Scarborough -6 1 £67,500 +200.00%
Microsoft
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 98 (36.57%) SQL
2 95 (35.45%) .NET
3 93 (34.70%) VMware
4 90 (33.58%) Active Directory
5 88 (32.84%) C#
6 80 (29.85%) Windows
7 74 (27.61%) Citrix
7 74 (27.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 66 (24.63%) Microsoft Azure
8 66 (24.63%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (22.76%) Firewall
10 59 (22.01%) JavaScript
10 59 (22.01%) SQL Server
11 58 (21.64%) MVC
12 57 (21.27%) ASP.NET
13 55 (20.52%) ASP.NET MVC
14 54 (20.15%) TDD
14 54 (20.15%) Cisco
15 52 (19.40%) Microsoft Certification
15 52 (19.40%) DevOps
16 51 (19.03%) CCNA
16 51 (19.03%) Cisco Certification
17 49 (18.28%) Problem-Solving
18 47 (17.54%) Software Engineering
19 45 (16.79%) PowerShell
20 44 (16.42%) Finance
21 43 (16.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 43 (16.04%) Data Centre
22 42 (15.67%) Supplier Management
23 41 (15.30%) MCSE

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 29 (10.82%) MS Exchange
2 13 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (4.85%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.10%) IIS
4 8 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.49%) Apache
5 4 (1.49%) CMS
5 4 (1.49%) nginx
6 2 (0.75%) WordPress
7 1 (0.37%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (4.85%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.37%) Exchequer
3 1 (0.37%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (0.37%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 66 (24.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (13.43%) Office 365
3 16 (5.97%) OneDrive
4 13 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (2.61%) PaaS
6 6 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (2.24%) IaaS
7 5 (1.87%) SaaS
8 2 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.37%) GitHub
9 1 (0.37%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 61 (22.76%) Firewall
2 39 (14.55%) 3G
2 39 (14.55%) ADSL
2 39 (14.55%) Broadband
2 39 (14.55%) VoIP
2 39 (14.55%) Wireless
3 25 (9.33%) NetScaler
4 16 (5.97%) DNS
5 11 (4.10%) Internet
6 9 (3.36%) DHCP
6 9 (3.36%) Network Security
7 7 (2.61%) SAN
7 7 (2.61%) VPN
8 4 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (1.49%) IPsec
8 4 (1.49%) MPLS
8 4 (1.49%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.12%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (1.12%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (0.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (22.01%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.60%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (5.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (2.99%) Azure SQL Database
4 8 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (2.61%) Power BI
6 6 (2.24%) MySQL
7 4 (1.49%) OLAP
7 4 (1.49%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.12%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.12%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.75%) Informix
9 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (7.46%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.10%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.12%) JIRA
4 2 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.37%) Subversion
5 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 44 (16.42%) Finance
2 6 (2.24%) Advertising
3 5 (1.87%) Banking
3 5 (1.87%) Financial Institution
3 5 (1.87%) Investment Banking
3 5 (1.87%) Law
3 5 (1.87%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.12%) Marketing
5 3 (1.12%) Retail
6 2 (0.75%) Billing
6 2 (0.75%) Legal
7 1 (0.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 95 (35.45%) Developer
2 56 (20.90%) C# Developer
3 53 (19.78%) Analyst
4 47 (17.54%) .NET Developer
5 43 (16.04%) Technical Support
6 42 (15.67%) Support Analyst
6 42 (15.67%) Technical Analyst
6 42 (15.67%) Technical Support Analyst
7 35 (13.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 27 (10.07%) ASP.NET Developer
8 27 (10.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 27 (10.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (8.96%) 2nd Line Support
10 23 (8.58%) SQL Developer
11 22 (8.21%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 22 (8.21%) 2nd Line Technical Support
11 22 (8.21%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
11 22 (8.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 16 (5.97%) Citrix Engineer
12 16 (5.97%) DevOps Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (35.45%) .NET
2 57 (21.27%) ASP.NET
3 55 (20.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 36 (13.43%) .NET Framework
5 29 (10.82%) Entity Framework
6 28 (10.45%) HTML
7 26 (9.70%) jQuery
8 24 (8.96%) CSS
9 17 (6.34%) AngularJS
10 14 (5.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (5.22%) WPF
11 10 (3.73%) WCF
12 9 (3.36%) Middleware
13 8 (2.99%) Razor View Engine
13 8 (2.99%) RESTful
14 7 (2.61%) React
14 7 (2.61%) WinForms
15 6 (2.24%) .NET Core
16 4 (1.49%) Web Services
17 3 (1.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (16.04%) Data Centre
2 37 (13.81%) Enterprise Software
3 33 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (10.07%) Greenfield Project
5 17 (6.34%) Fintech
6 8 (2.99%) Fat Client
6 8 (2.99%) Public Cloud
6 8 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (2.99%) Thin Client
7 7 (2.61%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.49%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.12%) User Experience
10 2 (0.75%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.75%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.75%) PKI
11 1 (0.37%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.37%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.37%) Clustering
11 1 (0.37%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 80 (29.85%) Windows
2 37 (13.81%) Windows Server
3 25 (9.33%) Windows 10
4 23 (8.58%) Linux
5 21 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (6.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (6.34%) Windows 7
8 12 (4.48%) Android
8 12 (4.48%) Apple iOS
9 9 (3.36%) AIX
10 5 (1.87%) Unix
11 3 (1.12%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (24.63%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (21.64%) MVC
3 54 (20.15%) TDD
4 52 (19.40%) DevOps
5 49 (18.28%) Problem-Solving
6 47 (17.54%) Software Engineering
7 42 (15.67%) Supplier Management
8 38 (14.18%) Project Management
9 36 (13.43%) BDD
10 35 (13.06%) Pair Programming
11 28 (10.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 26 (9.70%) ITIL
13 24 (8.96%) Unit Testing
14 15 (5.60%) Computer Science
15 14 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (5.22%) SDLC
16 13 (4.85%) Migration
17 11 (4.10%) Information Security
17 11 (4.10%) Performance Tuning
17 11 (4.10%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 98 (36.57%) SQL
2 88 (32.84%) C#
3 59 (22.01%) JavaScript
4 45 (16.79%) PowerShell
5 18 (6.72%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.49%) PHP
7 3 (1.12%) Python
7 3 (1.12%) XAML
8 2 (0.75%) TypeScript
8 2 (0.75%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.37%) C++
9 1 (0.37%) Ruby
9 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.37%) X++
Qualifications
1 52 (19.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (19.03%) CCNA
2 51 (19.03%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (16.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 41 (15.30%) MCSE
5 39 (14.55%) MCITP
6 21 (7.84%) Citrix Certification
7 17 (6.34%) Degree
8 13 (4.85%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.49%) MCSA
10 3 (1.12%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.75%) CCIE
11 2 (0.75%) CCNP
12 1 (0.37%) AAT
12 1 (0.37%) HNC
12 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (10.07%) ISO 9001
3 11 (4.10%) SLA
System Software
1 90 (33.58%) Active Directory
2 74 (27.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (10.07%) XenApp
4 25 (9.33%) VMware ESXi
5 24 (8.96%) XenDesktop
6 19 (7.09%) Docker
7 16 (5.97%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.12%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.75%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
10 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (8.96%) XenMobile
2 10 (3.73%) Puppet
3 6 (2.24%) Terraform
4 5 (1.87%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (1.87%) SCCM
4 5 (1.87%) SCOM
5 3 (1.12%) WSUS
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.37%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.37%) SCSM
6 1 (0.37%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 93 (34.70%) VMware
2 74 (27.61%) Citrix
3 54 (20.15%) Cisco
4 39 (14.55%) Aruba
4 39 (14.55%) Meraki
4 39 (14.55%) Polycom
5 21 (7.84%) McAfee
5 21 (7.84%) Xamarin
6 16 (5.97%) Altiris
6 16 (5.97%) Symantec
7 8 (2.99%) HP
8 6 (2.24%) Adobe
9 5 (1.87%) 3PAR
10 4 (1.49%) Oracle
10 4 (1.49%) Palo Alto
11 3 (1.12%) Dell
11 3 (1.12%) Ivanti
11 3 (1.12%) Shavlik
11 3 (1.12%) Talend
12 2 (0.75%) DevExpress