The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 28 39 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 21.54% 27.86% 28.11%
As % of the Vendors category 36.36% 44.32% 59.77%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 52
Median salary £30,000 £26,383 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.70% -14.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £19,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £41,750 £47,500
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 Wakefield.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 77 88 87
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 59.23% 62.86% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 68 61 84
Median salary £37,000 £36,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.36% +12.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £19,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield 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 Wakefield

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Wakefield

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Wakefield over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Wakefield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 21 (40.38%) MS Excel
2 18 (34.62%) Windows
3 15 (28.85%) C#
3 15 (28.85%) .NET
3 15 (28.85%) VMware
4 14 (26.92%) Active Directory
5 13 (25.00%) MVC
6 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 12 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
8 10 (19.23%) HTML
8 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (17.31%) SQL
9 9 (17.31%) ERP
9 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (17.31%) Games
10 8 (15.38%) Dell
10 8 (15.38%) Cisco
10 8 (15.38%) ITIL
10 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (15.38%) AngularJS
11 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (13.46%) LINQ
11 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
11 7 (13.46%) CSS
11 7 (13.46%) Change Management
12 6 (11.54%) Manufacturing
12 6 (11.54%) Service Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (40.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.69%) MS Office
3 3 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Internet
1 4 (7.69%) WAN
2 3 (5.77%) Firewall
2 3 (5.77%) FTP
2 3 (5.77%) HTTP
2 3 (5.77%) SAN
3 2 (3.85%) ADSL
3 2 (3.85%) MPLS
4 1 (1.92%) DHCP
4 1 (1.92%) DNS
4 1 (1.92%) LAN
4 1 (1.92%) Skype
4 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) MySQL
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MorphX
General
1 9 (17.31%) Games
2 6 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.69%) Retail
4 3 (5.77%) Law
5 2 (3.85%) Finance
5 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.92%) Advertising
6 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Developer
2 14 (26.92%) Analyst
3 11 (21.15%) .NET Developer
4 8 (15.38%) IT Manager
5 6 (11.54%) .NET Web Developer
5 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (11.54%) IT Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Web Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Help Desk Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Service Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) ITIL Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Service Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.85%) .NET
2 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (19.23%) HTML
4 8 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (13.46%) CSS
5 7 (13.46%) LINQ
6 2 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.92%) ADO.NET
7 1 (1.92%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (1.92%) COM
7 1 (1.92%) CSS3
7 1 (1.92%) jQuery
7 1 (1.92%) LESS
7 1 (1.92%) Sass
7 1 (1.92%) WCF
7 1 (1.92%) Web Services
7 1 (1.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
1 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (5.77%) EPoS
2 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (34.62%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.62%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.77%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Vista
6 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) MVC
2 9 (17.31%) ERP
3 8 (15.38%) ITIL
4 7 (13.46%) Change Management
5 6 (11.54%) Service Management
5 6 (11.54%) Web Development
6 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.69%) DevOps
7 4 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
7 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.77%) Change Control
8 3 (5.77%) Data Centre Operations
8 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.77%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.77%) Supplier Management
8 3 (5.77%) Time Management
8 3 (5.77%) Trend Analysis
8 3 (5.77%) Virtual Environments
9 2 (3.85%) Project Management
9 2 (3.85%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) C#
2 9 (17.31%) SQL
3 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.77%) Java
4 3 (5.77%) PHP
4 3 (5.77%) VB
5 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.85%) X++
6 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.92%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.85%) MCSD
3 2 (3.85%) MCSE
4 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) PMO
2 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 14 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.77%) Terminal Server
4 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) VMware
2 8 (15.38%) Cisco
2 8 (15.38%) Dell
3 4 (7.69%) Citrix
4 3 (5.77%) Avaya
4 3 (5.77%) HP
4 3 (5.77%) Remedy
5 2 (3.85%) EMC
5 2 (3.85%) NetApp
5 2 (3.85%) SonicWALL
5 2 (3.85%) Sony
5 2 (3.85%) WatchGuard
6 1 (1.92%) BMC
6 1 (1.92%) Symantec
6 1 (1.92%) Telerik
6 1 (1.92%) Xamarin
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