The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Barnsley region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 13.51% 7.50% 41.18%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 15.00% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 3
Median salary £25,000 £23,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -23.33%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
Microsoft
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Barnsley region.

Vendors Category
Barnsley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
15 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 40.54% 50.00% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 10
Median salary £27,500 £36,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.61% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,300 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,300 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

The demand trend of job ads across the Barnsley region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Barnsley

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Barnsley

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Barnsley

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, 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 Barnsley region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Acrobat
4 2 (25.00%) arcserve
4 2 (25.00%) Symantec
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (25.00%) Office 365
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Barnsley 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) Acrobat
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) Skype
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) ICT Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (25.00%) IT Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
1 2 (25.00%) arcserve
1 2 (25.00%) Symantec
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) BT
2 1 (12.50%) SAP