The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 3 months to 27 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.

Microsoft
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 7 5
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 697 838 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 19.34% 18.87% 19.64%
As % of the Vendors category 46.40% 45.08% 43.41%
Number of salaries quoted 632 665 803
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £54,400
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

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 West Yorkshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1502 1859 2299
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 41.69% 41.86% 45.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1461 1811
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in West Yorkshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in West Yorkshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +1 505 £37,500 - 67
Bradford +9 91 £37,500 - 12
Wakefield 0 30 £29,000 +9.91% 6
Halifax -13 27 £70,000 +66.66% 3
Huddersfield +4 21 £37,500 +27.11% 2
Wetherby +2 14 £27,500 +19.56% 3
Dewsbury - 2 £42,500 - 1
Otley +9 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Castleford -1 1 £21,500 -28.33% 2
Keighley -3 1 £45,000 +21.62%
Brighouse - 1 £19,000 - 1
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 571 (40.79%) MS Excel
2 547 (39.07%) Windows
3 534 (38.14%) SQL Server
4 520 (37.14%) SQL
5 408 (29.14%) .NET
6 371 (26.50%) Active Directory
7 351 (25.07%) Windows Server
8 336 (24.00%) C#
9 311 (22.21%) VMware
9 311 (22.21%) Agile Software Development
10 270 (19.29%) ITIL
11 247 (17.64%) Finance
12 219 (15.64%) MS Exchange
13 214 (15.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 211 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
15 206 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
16 201 (14.36%) Microsoft Certification
17 194 (13.86%) MVC
18 181 (12.93%) ASP.NET
19 177 (12.64%) MS Office
19 177 (12.64%) Scrum
20 176 (12.57%) JavaScript
21 171 (12.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 171 (12.21%) Windows Server 2008
22 168 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
23 149 (10.64%) Firewall
24 145 (10.36%) Citrix
25 144 (10.29%) HTML
26 136 (9.71%) T-SQL
26 136 (9.71%) Business Intelligence

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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
1 219 (15.64%) MS Exchange
2 112 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 107 (7.64%) IIS
4 75 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 41 (2.93%) WebLogic
6 35 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 34 (2.43%) CloudStack
7 34 (2.43%) OpenStack
7 34 (2.43%) WebSphere
8 33 (2.36%) JBoss
9 29 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2007
10 27 (1.93%) Umbraco
11 23 (1.64%) CMS
12 21 (1.50%) Skype for Business
13 18 (1.29%) SAS
13 18 (1.29%) Tomcat
14 13 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
15 12 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
16 10 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
17 8 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 571 (40.79%) MS Excel
2 177 (12.64%) MS Office
3 46 (3.29%) MS Project
4 37 (2.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (1.57%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.50%) SPSS
7 4 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.29%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.14%) Camtasia
9 2 (0.14%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 24 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
2 16 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.71%) Visualfiles
4 5 (0.36%) Primavera
5 3 (0.21%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.14%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.14%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.071%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.071%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.071%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.071%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.071%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.071%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 206 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 125 (8.93%) Office 365
3 62 (4.43%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (2.43%) PaaS
5 24 (1.71%) SaaS
6 4 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.21%) IaaS
8 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.071%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.071%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.071%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.071%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.071%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.071%) Force.com
9 1 (0.071%) GitHub
9 1 (0.071%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.071%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.071%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 149 (10.64%) Firewall
2 114 (8.14%) SAN
3 113 (8.07%) WAN
4 100 (7.14%) LAN
5 97 (6.93%) DNS
6 80 (5.71%) DHCP
7 65 (4.64%) VPN
8 42 (3.00%) TCP/IP
9 34 (2.43%) Internet
10 33 (2.36%) VoIP
11 30 (2.14%) MPLS
12 26 (1.86%) NAS
13 22 (1.57%) Remote Desktop
14 16 (1.14%) Asterisk PBX
15 13 (0.93%) VLAN
16 12 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
17 11 (0.79%) IP Telephony
17 11 (0.79%) ISDN
18 10 (0.71%) Software-Defined Networking
19 9 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 534 (38.14%) SQL Server
2 214 (15.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 171 (12.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 119 (8.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 112 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 110 (7.86%) Data Warehouse
7 96 (6.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 66 (4.71%) SQL Server 2014
9 63 (4.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 32 (2.29%) SQL Server 2016
11 26 (1.86%) Relational Database
12 24 (1.71%) MS Access
13 23 (1.64%) Big Data
14 18 (1.29%) MySQL
14 18 (1.29%) Power BI
15 15 (1.07%) QlikView
16 14 (1.00%) Oracle Database
17 11 (0.79%) Hadoop
17 11 (0.79%) NoSQL
17 11 (0.79%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 104 (7.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 96 (6.86%) Visual Studio
3 48 (3.43%) Octopus Deploy
4 45 (3.21%) TeamCity
5 38 (2.71%) Git (software)
6 34 (2.43%) Jenkins
7 29 (2.07%) Selenium
8 14 (1.00%) NUnit
8 14 (1.00%) SoapUI
9 12 (0.86%) Subversion
10 11 (0.79%) JIRA
11 7 (0.50%) TortoiseSVN
12 6 (0.43%) SpecFlow
12 6 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (0.36%) gulp
13 5 (0.36%) MSI
14 4 (0.29%) FitNesse
14 4 (0.29%) LoadRunner
14 4 (0.29%) Robot Framework
General
1 247 (17.64%) Finance
2 59 (4.21%) Telecoms
3 44 (3.14%) Retail
4 36 (2.57%) Legal
5 32 (2.29%) Advertising
6 27 (1.93%) Marketing
7 21 (1.50%) Law
8 19 (1.36%) Games
9 18 (1.29%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.57%) Back Office
10 8 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.36%) Local Government
12 4 (0.29%) Banking
13 2 (0.14%) Electronics
13 2 (0.14%) French Language
14 1 (0.071%) German Language
14 1 (0.071%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.071%) Portuguese Language
14 1 (0.071%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.071%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 360 (25.71%) Developer
2 250 (17.86%) Analyst
3 172 (12.29%) .NET Developer
4 116 (8.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 94 (6.71%) Windows Engineer
6 92 (6.57%) Support Analyst
7 85 (6.07%) C# Developer
8 83 (5.93%) Support Engineer
9 82 (5.86%) Senior Developer
10 79 (5.64%) Architect
11 74 (5.29%) DBA
12 70 (5.00%) SQL DBA
13 68 (4.86%) SQL Developer
14 67 (4.79%) VMware Engineer
15 62 (4.43%) C# .NET Developer
16 57 (4.07%) IT Support
17 56 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
18 52 (3.71%) DevOps Engineer
19 50 (3.57%) IT Engineer
19 50 (3.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 408 (29.14%) .NET
2 181 (12.93%) ASP.NET
3 144 (10.29%) HTML
4 134 (9.57%) CSS
5 132 (9.43%) .NET Framework
6 106 (7.57%) Web Services
7 105 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 96 (6.86%) ASP.NET Web API
9 83 (5.93%) WCF
10 70 (5.00%) Entity Framework
11 69 (4.93%) XML
12 63 (4.50%) jQuery
13 54 (3.86%) AngularJS
14 38 (2.71%) WinForms
15 34 (2.43%) HTML5
16 33 (2.36%) KnockoutJS
17 26 (1.86%) LINQ
17 26 (1.86%) WPF
18 24 (1.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 23 (1.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 88 (6.29%) Data Centre
2 81 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (3.79%) Management Information System
4 47 (3.36%) Replication
5 37 (2.64%) Clustering
6 29 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (2.00%) Computer Science
8 23 (1.64%) User Experience
9 22 (1.57%) Driving Licence
10 16 (1.14%) N-Tier
11 13 (0.93%) iPad
12 12 (0.86%) e-Learning
12 12 (0.86%) FMCG
13 10 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
14 9 (0.64%) HP StoreVirtual
14 9 (0.64%) iPhone
14 9 (0.64%) Mobile App
15 8 (0.57%) NHS
15 8 (0.57%) Public Cloud
16 7 (0.50%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 547 (39.07%) Windows
2 351 (25.07%) Windows Server
3 171 (12.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 168 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 119 (8.50%) Linux
6 111 (7.93%) Windows 7
7 86 (6.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 84 (6.00%) Unix
9 36 (2.57%) Windows 10
10 35 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 28 (2.00%) Windows XP
12 22 (1.57%) Windows 8
13 11 (0.79%) Windows Vista
14 9 (0.64%) Windows Phone
15 7 (0.50%) Apple iOS
15 7 (0.50%) Solaris
16 5 (0.36%) Android
16 5 (0.36%) HPUX
16 5 (0.36%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (22.21%) Agile Software Development
2 270 (19.29%) ITIL
3 194 (13.86%) MVC
4 177 (12.64%) Scrum
5 136 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
6 106 (7.57%) ETL
7 98 (7.00%) Project Management
8 96 (6.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 92 (6.57%) DevOps
10 86 (6.14%) Mentoring
11 73 (5.21%) TDD
12 72 (5.14%) Web Development
13 68 (4.86%) E-Commerce
14 61 (4.36%) Data Modelling
14 61 (4.36%) Migration
15 60 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
16 58 (4.14%) PRINCE2
17 57 (4.07%) Coaching
17 57 (4.07%) SDLC
18 55 (3.93%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 520 (37.14%) SQL
2 336 (24.00%) C#
3 176 (12.57%) JavaScript
4 136 (9.71%) T-SQL
5 119 (8.50%) PowerShell
6 47 (3.36%) VB.NET
7 44 (3.14%) Python
8 42 (3.00%) Java
9 37 (2.64%) VB
10 35 (2.50%) Ruby
11 32 (2.29%) Shell Script
12 30 (2.14%) VBA
13 11 (0.79%) C
13 11 (0.79%) TypeScript
14 9 (0.64%) Bash Shell
14 9 (0.64%) X++
15 8 (0.57%) VB6
16 6 (0.43%) C++
17 4 (0.29%) Objective-C
17 4 (0.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 201 (14.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 125 (8.93%) Degree
3 67 (4.79%) MCSE
4 56 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (2.86%) MCSA
6 37 (2.64%) CCNP
7 35 (2.50%) MCITP
8 32 (2.29%) CCNA
9 25 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 23 (1.64%) MCTS
11 22 (1.57%) ISEB
11 22 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
12 20 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 19 (1.36%) ISTQB
14 18 (1.29%) Citrix Certification
15 17 (1.21%) MCP
16 15 (1.07%) MCDBA
17 14 (1.00%) CCA
18 12 (0.86%) CCIE
19 10 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (3.43%) SLA
2 41 (2.93%) QA
3 37 (2.64%) PMO
4 14 (1.00%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.50%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.43%) HL7
7 5 (0.36%) DICOM
8 4 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.071%) GDPR
10 1 (0.071%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.071%) UCITS
System Software
1 371 (26.50%) Active Directory
2 211 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 92 (6.57%) vSphere
4 74 (5.29%) Hyper-V
5 63 (4.50%) XenApp
6 46 (3.29%) XenServer
7 34 (2.43%) VMware ESXi
7 34 (2.43%) Xen
8 29 (2.07%) XenDesktop
9 19 (1.36%) Terminal Server
10 16 (1.14%) OpenSIPS
11 10 (0.71%) Terminal Services
12 8 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
13 7 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (0.43%) VMware ESX
15 4 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
16 3 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
17 2 (0.14%) KVM
17 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
17 2 (0.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 88 (6.29%) SCCM
2 67 (4.79%) SCOM
3 39 (2.79%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (2.79%) Puppet
4 29 (2.07%) Ansible
5 11 (0.79%) WSUS
6 9 (0.64%) Microsoft Clustering
6 9 (0.64%) Tivoli
7 8 (0.57%) OpenView
8 7 (0.50%) Cobbler
8 7 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
8 7 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (0.36%) DameWare
10 5 (0.36%) Opsview
10 5 (0.36%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.29%) Backup Exec
11 4 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
11 4 (0.29%) PowerCLI
11 4 (0.29%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 311 (22.21%) VMware
2 145 (10.36%) Citrix
3 125 (8.93%) Cisco
4 110 (7.86%) Oracle
5 73 (5.21%) HP
6 61 (4.36%) NetApp
7 39 (2.79%) Avaya
8 35 (2.50%) Red Hat
9 32 (2.29%) EnterpriseDB
10 30 (2.14%) Dell
11 29 (2.07%) Tableau
12 27 (1.93%) EMC
13 23 (1.64%) F5
14 22 (1.57%) Dell Compellent
15 20 (1.43%) SAP
15 20 (1.43%) Sitecore
16 19 (1.36%) Civica
17 18 (1.29%) Juniper
17 18 (1.29%) Veeam
18 17 (1.21%) CommVault
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Adesse Search
Salary: Up to £60,000 + health, dental, pension & flexible working
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus,
Posted: 9 hours ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + On call
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + 5% Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago