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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 13 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 43.33% 56.76% 28.57%
As % of the Vendors category 56.52% 84.00% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 10
Average salary £30,000 £90,000 £22,111
Average salary % change year-on-year
-66.66% +307.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £20,800 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £90,000 £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
23 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 76.67% 67.57% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 16
Average salary £23,000 £43,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.51% +45.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £34,300 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Barnsley region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Barnsley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Barnsley region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Barnsley

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Barnsley

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Barnsley region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 21 (77.78%) MS Office
2 19 (70.37%) Continuous Improvement
3 18 (66.67%) Kanban
3 18 (66.67%) Degree
3 18 (66.67%) Czech Language
3 18 (66.67%) French Language
3 18 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
3 18 (66.67%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 18 (66.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 18 (66.67%) Marketing
3 18 (66.67%) Project Management
3 18 (66.67%) DFSS
3 18 (66.67%) Finance
3 18 (66.67%) Manufacturing
3 18 (66.67%) MBA
3 18 (66.67%) DMAIC
3 18 (66.67%) Minitab
3 18 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 18 (66.67%) PMP
3 18 (66.67%) PMI Certification
3 18 (66.67%) Six Sigma
3 18 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 18 (66.67%) Coaching
4 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
4 5 (18.52%) Windows
4 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
4 5 (18.52%) VMware
5 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
5 4 (14.81%) DHCP
5 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Barnsley by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Barnsley region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (77.78%) MS Office
2 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) DHCP
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) VPN
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
General
1 18 (66.67%) Czech Language
1 18 (66.67%) French Language
1 18 (66.67%) Marketing
1 18 (66.67%) Finance
1 18 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Analyst
1 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Technical Support
2 3 (11.11%) Developer
2 3 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
2 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
2 3 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (7.41%) IT Support
4 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (3.70%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (11.11%) AIX
2 3 (11.11%) UNIX
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Continuous Improvement
2 18 (66.67%) Kanban
2 18 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 18 (66.67%) Project Management
2 18 (66.67%) DFSS
2 18 (66.67%) DMAIC
2 18 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 18 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 18 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 18 (66.67%) Coaching
3 1 (3.70%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
1 3 (11.11%) Java
1 3 (11.11%) PHP
1 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) Degree
1 18 (66.67%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
1 18 (66.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 18 (66.67%) MBA
1 18 (66.67%) PMP
1 18 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Minitab
2 5 (18.52%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) Apple
5 1 (3.70%) Symantec
5 1 (3.70%) WatchGuard
5 1 (3.70%) Mitel
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