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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 16 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 44.44% 54.05% 12.31%
As % of the Vendors category 57.14% 90.91% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 8
Average salary £24,000 £90,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-73.33% +309.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £38,500 £20,025
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £90,000 £24,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
28 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 77.78% 59.46% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 15
Average salary £23,000 £55,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.18% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £38,400 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,100 £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 24 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Barnsley

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Barnsley

For the 6 months to 24 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 19 (63.33%) MS Office
2 17 (56.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 15 (50.00%) Coaching
3 15 (50.00%) Czech Language
3 15 (50.00%) French Language
3 15 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 15 (50.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 15 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 15 (50.00%) Kanban
3 15 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 15 (50.00%) PMP
3 15 (50.00%) PMI Certification
3 15 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 15 (50.00%) Project Management
3 15 (50.00%) DFSS
3 15 (50.00%) Finance
3 15 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 15 (50.00%) MBA
3 15 (50.00%) DMAIC
3 15 (50.00%) Minitab
3 15 (50.00%) Marketing
3 15 (50.00%) Degree
4 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
5 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (23.33%) Windows
5 7 (23.33%) VMware
5 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 5 (16.67%) SQL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Barnsley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.33%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (63.33%) MS Office
2 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) DHCP
1 4 (13.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) VPN
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
1 15 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 15 (50.00%) Marketing
1 15 (50.00%) Czech Language
1 15 (50.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Analyst
1 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Developer
2 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) IT Support
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (3.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Customer Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Messaging Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Messaging Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) AIX
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (13.33%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (50.00%) Kanban
2 15 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 15 (50.00%) Coaching
2 15 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 15 (50.00%) Project Management
2 15 (50.00%) DFSS
2 15 (50.00%) DMAIC
2 15 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 15 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (3.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (3.33%) ERP
3 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (3.33%) Business Development
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL
3 1 (3.33%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) PHP
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
2 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
2 4 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) PMP
1 15 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 15 (50.00%) MBA
1 15 (50.00%) Degree
1 15 (50.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
1 15 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Minitab
2 7 (23.33%) VMware
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (10.00%) Symantec
4 3 (10.00%) WatchGuard
5 2 (6.67%) Apple
6 1 (3.33%) Mitel
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Greywood Associates Limited
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