The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Doncaster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 17 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 16 27 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 11.76% 32.14% 51.25%
As % of the Vendors category 18.60% 48.21% 67.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 40
Average salary £31,250 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,000 £23,100 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,479 £37,500 £55,000
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 Doncaster region.

Vendors Category
Doncaster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
86 56 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 63.24% 66.67% 76.25%
Number of salaries quoted 60 40 57
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £27,500 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Doncaster

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Doncaster region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Doncaster

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Doncaster

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Doncaster

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Doncaster

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Doncaster region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Doncaster

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Doncaster

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Doncaster 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 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) Windows
3 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
3 7 (29.17%) .NET
4 6 (25.00%) Degree
4 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (25.00%) C#
4 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (25.00%) ITIL
4 6 (25.00%) Citrix
4 6 (25.00%) MVC
5 5 (20.83%) SQL
5 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
6 4 (16.67%) Kanban
6 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.67%) WCF
6 4 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (16.67%) MSTest
6 4 (16.67%) Spring.NET
6 4 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (16.67%) Moq
6 4 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
6 4 (16.67%) Ninject
6 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 4 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
6 4 (16.67%) VMware
6 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.67%) TDD

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Doncaster 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 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) AutoCAD
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MSTest
1 4 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (16.67%) Moq
1 4 (16.67%) NUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.67%) Electronics
2 2 (8.33%) Military
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Developer
3 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) DBA
4 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 3 (12.50%) Storage Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (12.50%) Graduate
4 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Server Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (8.33%) Server Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) .NET
2 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (16.67%) WCF
3 4 (16.67%) Spring.NET
3 4 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
3 4 (16.67%) Ninject
3 4 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (4.17%) HTML
4 1 (4.17%) CSS
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.17%) CSS3
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (4.17%) HTML5
4 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (12.50%) Replication
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) FlexPod
2 3 (12.50%) Private Cloud
2 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (12.50%) Statistics
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) UNIX
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Solaris
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL
1 6 (25.00%) MVC
2 4 (16.67%) Kanban
2 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
2 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.67%) TDD
2 4 (16.67%) Scrum
3 3 (12.50%) Validation
3 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (12.50%) Data Validation
3 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (12.50%) Data Management
4 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.33%) Time Management
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) C#
2 5 (20.83%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) C
4 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (4.17%) HND
5 1 (4.17%) MCP
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.17%) MCDBA
5 1 (4.17%) MCTS
5 1 (4.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Citrix
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) Websense
3 3 (12.50%) NetApp
3 3 (12.50%) IronPort
3 3 (12.50%) Blue Coat
4 2 (8.33%) CA
5 1 (4.17%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco