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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 11.76% 7.50% 31.25%
As % of the Vendors category 23.53% 12.50% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 10
Average salary £19,500 £32,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -17.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £32,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £32,500 £74,100
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
17 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 50.00% 60.00% 59.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 18
Average salary £27,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.61% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £74,100 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 April 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Barnsley

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Barnsley

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Server
3 4 (50.00%) Wireless
3 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (25.00%) Acrobat
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Email Filtering
5 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Barnsley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) Acrobat
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) VoIP
1 4 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) Skype
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Field Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Network Field Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) VoIP Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
3 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Email Filtering
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNA
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Server
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe