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 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 12 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 7.50% 31.25% 33.33%
As % of the Vendors category 13.04% 52.63% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 2
Average salary £32,500 £39,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.72% -1.86%
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
23 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 57.50% 59.38% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 2
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Barnsley

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) ERP
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) VB6
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Veeam
5 1 (14.29%) Replication
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Barnsley by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) CCA
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard
3 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
3 1 (14.29%) Veeam
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee
3 1 (14.29%) Websense