The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 30 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 0  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 964 1215 1383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.86% 18.65% 18.56%
As % of the Vendors category 42.73% 44.07% 41.76%
Number of salaries quoted 868 999 1123
Median salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,661
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,950 £50,000 £55,000
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 Yorkshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2256 2757 3312
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 41.80% 42.32% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1969 2248 2619
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Yorkshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Yorkshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
West Yorkshire +4 701 £37,500 - 109
North Yorkshire -9 115 £35,000 -5.40% 24
South Yorkshire -6 87 £30,000 -13.04% 26
East Yorkshire +2 47 £28,000 +7.17% 6
Microsoft
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 781 (40.26%) MS Excel
2 756 (38.97%) Windows
3 724 (37.32%) SQL Server
4 670 (34.54%) SQL
5 565 (29.12%) .NET
6 535 (27.58%) Active Directory
7 464 (23.92%) Windows Server
8 461 (23.76%) C#
9 400 (20.62%) Agile Software Development
10 396 (20.41%) VMware
11 357 (18.40%) ITIL
12 316 (16.29%) Finance
13 303 (15.62%) MS Exchange
14 297 (15.31%) MS Office
15 281 (14.48%) VMware Infrastructure
16 277 (14.28%) JavaScript
17 272 (14.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 265 (13.66%) Microsoft Certification
19 260 (13.40%) ASP.NET
20 243 (12.53%) MVC
21 241 (12.42%) Microsoft Azure
22 238 (12.27%) HTML
23 236 (12.16%) Windows Server 2012
24 234 (12.06%) Windows Server 2008
25 221 (11.39%) CSS
26 218 (11.24%) Scrum
27 211 (10.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 208 (10.72%) Citrix
29 205 (10.57%) Degree
30 185 (9.54%) Firewall

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 303 (15.62%) MS Exchange
2 168 (8.66%) IIS
2 168 (8.66%) SharePoint
3 110 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 55 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 54 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 47 (2.42%) WebLogic
7 40 (2.06%) WebSphere
8 39 (2.01%) JBoss
9 34 (1.75%) CloudStack
9 34 (1.75%) OpenStack
10 29 (1.49%) CMS
10 29 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
10 29 (1.49%) Skype for Business
11 27 (1.39%) Umbraco
12 18 (0.93%) Tomcat
13 17 (0.88%) SAS
13 17 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
14 15 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
15 11 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 781 (40.26%) MS Excel
2 297 (15.31%) MS Office
3 51 (2.63%) MS Project
4 43 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 36 (1.86%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.72%) InfoPath
7 8 (0.41%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.36%) SPSS
9 6 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.26%) Adobe Captivate
11 4 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.10%) Adobe Premiere
12 2 (0.10%) Camtasia
12 2 (0.10%) Chatbot
12 2 (0.10%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 35 (1.80%) Visualfiles
2 34 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
3 29 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
5 7 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (0.31%) SAP ERP
7 5 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
7 5 (0.26%) Primavera
8 4 (0.21%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.10%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.10%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (0.10%) SDL Web 8
10 1 (0.052%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.052%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.052%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.052%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.052%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 241 (12.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 174 (8.97%) Office 365
3 81 (4.18%) Amazon AWS
4 45 (2.32%) PaaS
5 38 (1.96%) SaaS
6 7 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.36%) IaaS
7 6 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.15%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.052%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.052%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.052%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.052%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.052%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.052%) Force.com
10 1 (0.052%) GitHub
10 1 (0.052%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.052%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 185 (9.54%) Firewall
2 147 (7.58%) WAN
3 139 (7.16%) DNS
4 138 (7.11%) LAN
5 133 (6.86%) SAN
6 106 (5.46%) DHCP
7 96 (4.95%) VPN
8 69 (3.56%) TCP/IP
9 60 (3.09%) Internet
10 42 (2.16%) NAS
10 42 (2.16%) VoIP
11 39 (2.01%) MPLS
12 22 (1.13%) Remote Desktop
13 20 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
14 17 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
15 16 (0.82%) Asterisk PBX
16 15 (0.77%) VLAN
17 11 (0.57%) IP Telephony
17 11 (0.57%) Network Security
17 11 (0.57%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 724 (37.32%) SQL Server
2 272 (14.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 211 (10.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 154 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 139 (7.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 124 (6.39%) Data Warehouse
7 122 (6.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 77 (3.97%) SQL Server 2005
9 67 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
10 47 (2.42%) Relational Database
11 31 (1.60%) MS Access
12 30 (1.55%) SQL Server 2016
13 27 (1.39%) Power BI
14 23 (1.19%) Big Data
14 23 (1.19%) MySQL
15 22 (1.13%) Oracle Database
16 21 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
17 16 (0.82%) QlikView
18 14 (0.72%) Hadoop
18 14 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 153 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 142 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 52 (2.68%) TeamCity
4 50 (2.58%) Octopus Deploy
5 45 (2.32%) Git (software)
6 36 (1.86%) Jenkins
7 34 (1.75%) Selenium
8 26 (1.34%) Jasmine
9 25 (1.29%) Moq
10 20 (1.03%) Subversion
11 17 (0.88%) JIRA
12 15 (0.77%) NUnit
13 14 (0.72%) SoapUI
13 14 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 13 (0.67%) SpecFlow
15 9 (0.46%) HP UFT
16 8 (0.41%) NuGet
17 7 (0.36%) TortoiseSVN
18 6 (0.31%) FitNesse
18 6 (0.31%) Maven
General
1 316 (16.29%) Finance
2 67 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 61 (3.14%) Legal
4 53 (2.73%) Retail
5 44 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 40 (2.06%) Law
7 38 (1.96%) Advertising
8 36 (1.86%) Marketing
9 19 (0.98%) Banking
10 18 (0.93%) Games
10 18 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
11 14 (0.72%) Military
12 11 (0.57%) Back Office
13 10 (0.52%) Local Government
14 8 (0.41%) Electronics
15 5 (0.26%) Billing
15 5 (0.26%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.10%) French Language
16 2 (0.10%) Spanish Language
17 1 (0.052%) German Language
Job Titles
1 506 (26.08%) Developer
2 409 (21.08%) Analyst
3 215 (11.08%) .NET Developer
4 151 (7.78%) Support Analyst
5 150 (7.73%) C# Developer
6 139 (7.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 117 (6.03%) Windows Engineer
8 109 (5.62%) Support Engineer
9 99 (5.10%) IT Support
10 98 (5.05%) Architect
11 97 (5.00%) Software Developer
12 96 (4.95%) Senior Developer
13 93 (4.79%) C# .NET Developer
14 90 (4.64%) Service Analyst
15 88 (4.54%) SQL Developer
16 87 (4.48%) Service Desk Analyst
17 80 (4.12%) IT Analyst
18 76 (3.92%) VMware Engineer
19 75 (3.87%) C# Software Developer
19 75 (3.87%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 565 (29.12%) .NET
2 260 (13.40%) ASP.NET
3 238 (12.27%) HTML
4 221 (11.39%) CSS
5 167 (8.61%) .NET Framework
6 152 (7.84%) Web Services
7 140 (7.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 113 (5.82%) XML
9 111 (5.72%) jQuery
10 109 (5.62%) WCF
11 106 (5.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 89 (4.59%) AngularJS
13 79 (4.07%) Entity Framework
14 74 (3.81%) HTML5
15 65 (3.35%) WinForms
16 46 (2.37%) CSS3
16 46 (2.37%) LINQ
16 46 (2.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 43 (2.22%) WPF
18 36 (1.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 137 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
2 110 (5.67%) Data Centre
3 93 (4.79%) Management Information System
4 54 (2.78%) Replication
5 48 (2.47%) Computer Science
6 45 (2.32%) Driving Licence
7 42 (2.16%) Clustering
8 30 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
8 30 (1.55%) User Experience
9 27 (1.39%) iPad
10 16 (0.82%) iPhone
10 16 (0.82%) N-Tier
11 15 (0.77%) Client/Server
11 15 (0.77%) PKI
12 13 (0.67%) Mobile App
13 12 (0.62%) e-Learning
13 12 (0.62%) FMCG
13 12 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
14 11 (0.57%) Algorithms
14 11 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 756 (38.97%) Windows
2 464 (23.92%) Windows Server
3 236 (12.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 234 (12.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 165 (8.51%) Windows 7
6 159 (8.20%) Linux
7 120 (6.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 105 (5.41%) Unix
9 70 (3.61%) Windows 10
10 40 (2.06%) Windows XP
11 36 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 33 (1.70%) Windows 8
13 19 (0.98%) Android
14 15 (0.77%) Apple iOS
15 13 (0.67%) Windows Vista
16 9 (0.46%) Windows Phone
17 8 (0.41%) Mac OS
17 8 (0.41%) Solaris
18 6 (0.31%) AIX
18 6 (0.31%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 400 (20.62%) Agile Software Development
2 357 (18.40%) ITIL
3 243 (12.53%) MVC
4 218 (11.24%) Scrum
5 178 (9.18%) Business Intelligence
6 115 (5.93%) Project Management
7 111 (5.72%) ETL
8 109 (5.62%) DevOps
9 106 (5.46%) Disaster Recovery
10 93 (4.79%) TDD
11 90 (4.64%) Mentoring
12 83 (4.28%) Software Engineering
13 81 (4.18%) E-Commerce
13 81 (4.18%) Web Development
14 79 (4.07%) Migration
15 76 (3.92%) Service Management
16 73 (3.76%) Analytics
16 73 (3.76%) Coaching
16 73 (3.76%) Data Modelling
16 73 (3.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 670 (34.54%) SQL
2 461 (23.76%) C#
3 277 (14.28%) JavaScript
4 172 (8.87%) T-SQL
5 159 (8.20%) PowerShell
6 79 (4.07%) Java
7 72 (3.71%) VB.NET
8 53 (2.73%) Python
8 53 (2.73%) VB
8 53 (2.73%) VBA
9 38 (1.96%) Shell Script
10 35 (1.80%) Ruby
11 25 (1.29%) XPath
12 23 (1.19%) C
13 18 (0.93%) C++
14 17 (0.88%) PHP
15 15 (0.77%) PL/SQL
16 14 (0.72%) VBScript
17 13 (0.67%) Bash Shell
17 13 (0.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 265 (13.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 205 (10.57%) Degree
3 97 (5.00%) MCSE
4 66 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
5 60 (3.09%) MCSA
6 43 (2.22%) CCNP
7 38 (1.96%) MCP
8 36 (1.86%) CCNA
8 36 (1.86%) MCITP
9 30 (1.55%) ISEB
9 30 (1.55%) Security Cleared
10 29 (1.49%) ISTQB
11 28 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
12 27 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 23 (1.19%) Citrix Certification
13 23 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 21 (1.08%) MCTS
15 15 (0.77%) HND
15 15 (0.77%) PMI Certification
15 15 (0.77%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (5.72%) SLA
2 44 (2.27%) QA
3 37 (1.91%) PMO
4 20 (1.03%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.52%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.26%) HL7
7 5 (0.26%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.21%) DICOM
8 4 (0.21%) WCAG
9 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.10%) GDPR
10 2 (0.10%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.10%) ISO13485
11 1 (0.052%) COBIT
11 1 (0.052%) Section 508
11 1 (0.052%) UCITS
System Software
1 535 (27.58%) Active Directory
2 281 (14.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 114 (5.88%) vSphere
4 105 (5.41%) Hyper-V
5 80 (4.12%) XenApp
6 55 (2.84%) VMware ESXi
7 52 (2.68%) XenServer
8 34 (1.75%) Xen
9 32 (1.65%) XenDesktop
10 22 (1.13%) Terminal Server
11 20 (1.03%) Terminal Services
12 16 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 16 (0.82%) OpenSIPS
13 15 (0.77%) VMware ESX
14 11 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
15 4 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
16 3 (0.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 3 (0.15%) Firmware
16 3 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
16 3 (0.15%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 103 (5.31%) SCCM
2 84 (4.33%) SCOM
3 41 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (2.11%) Puppet
4 31 (1.60%) Ansible
5 22 (1.13%) WSUS
6 13 (0.67%) OpenView
7 12 (0.62%) DameWare
7 12 (0.62%) Microsoft Clustering
8 10 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (0.41%) Backup Exec
9 8 (0.41%) Tivoli
10 7 (0.36%) AirWatch
10 7 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
10 7 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
10 7 (0.36%) Perfmon
11 6 (0.31%) Cobbler
11 6 (0.31%) Failover Clustering
12 5 (0.26%) FortiGate
12 5 (0.26%) Opsview
Vendors
1 396 (20.41%) VMware
2 208 (10.72%) Citrix
3 181 (9.33%) Cisco
4 134 (6.91%) Oracle
5 93 (4.79%) HP
6 65 (3.35%) NetApp
7 41 (2.11%) EMC
8 40 (2.06%) Avaya
9 37 (1.91%) Red Hat
10 35 (1.80%) Dell
11 32 (1.65%) EnterpriseDB
12 29 (1.49%) SAP
12 29 (1.49%) Tableau
13 25 (1.29%) Veeam
14 24 (1.24%) F5
14 24 (1.24%) Juniper
15 23 (1.19%) Dell Compellent
16 20 (1.03%) Civica
17 19 (0.98%) LexisNexis
18 18 (0.93%) Sitecore
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + training
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £21909.00 - £28462.00 per annum + Excellent Pension and Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Marmion Ltd (Trading as Marmion Recruitment)
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 30 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Adesse Search
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + health, dental, pension, c
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Home working
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus plus pension plus health
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum Up to £50K + 10% Bonus +Bens + Flexi
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Staff Finda ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £21,598 - £23,615 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
GCI Network Solutions
Salary: £21,400 per annum - Shift allowance of £3600pa for the 24/7 role
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Staff Finda ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 16 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago