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 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 10 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 13.04% 29.58% 22.78%
As % of the Vendors category 27.27% 40.38% 41.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 3
Average salary £24,500 £22,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.00%
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 Doncaster region.

Vendors Category
Doncaster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
33 52 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 47.83% 73.24% 54.43%
Number of salaries quoted 29 37 12
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,600 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Doncaster

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
2 19 (48.72%) SQL
3 17 (43.59%) HTML
4 14 (35.90%) CSS
4 14 (35.90%) HTML5
4 14 (35.90%) CSS3
5 13 (33.33%) Oracle
6 12 (30.77%) .NET
7 10 (25.64%) Windows
8 9 (23.08%) Flash
8 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 9 (23.08%) Dreamweaver
8 9 (23.08%) VB.NET
8 9 (23.08%) Photoshop
9 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (20.51%) TDD
9 8 (20.51%) WinForms
9 8 (20.51%) Scrum
9 8 (20.51%) Military
9 8 (20.51%) MVVM
9 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
9 8 (20.51%) .NET Framework
9 8 (20.51%) Degree
9 8 (20.51%) WPF
9 8 (20.51%) MQSeries
9 8 (20.51%) MS Office
9 8 (20.51%) RDBMS
9 8 (20.51%) IBM

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
1 8 (20.51%) MQSeries
2 6 (15.38%) CMS
3 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.56%) Apache
6 1 (2.56%) IIS
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
1 9 (23.08%) Photoshop
2 8 (20.51%) MS Office
3 4 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (10.26%) MS Visio
3 4 (10.26%) MS Project
4 3 (7.69%) Acrobat
4 3 (7.69%) QuarkXPress
4 3 (7.69%) Fireworks
4 3 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Firewall
2 2 (5.13%) DNS
2 2 (5.13%) LAN
2 2 (5.13%) WAN
2 2 (5.13%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (20.51%) RDBMS
2 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.26%) MySQL
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Dreamweaver
2 8 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (20.51%) Military
2 6 (15.38%) Marketing
2 6 (15.38%) Electronics
3 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) Designer
2 9 (23.08%) .NET Developer
2 9 (23.08%) VB.NET Developer
2 9 (23.08%) Graphic Designer
3 8 (20.51%) SQL Developer
4 7 (17.95%) C# Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Web Designer
6 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Team Leader
6 4 (10.26%) Applications Architect
6 4 (10.26%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Oracle Team Leader
6 4 (10.26%) DBA
6 4 (10.26%) Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Architect
6 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (43.59%) HTML
2 14 (35.90%) CSS
2 14 (35.90%) HTML5
2 14 (35.90%) CSS3
3 12 (30.77%) .NET
4 9 (23.08%) Flash
5 8 (20.51%) WinForms
5 8 (20.51%) .NET Framework
5 8 (20.51%) WPF
6 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
6 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Replication
3 3 (7.69%) New Media
3 3 (7.69%) Animation
4 2 (5.13%) Fat Client
4 2 (5.13%) Thin Client
4 2 (5.13%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (2.56%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.26%) Linux
3 4 (10.26%) UNIX
3 4 (10.26%) Windows 8
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (20.51%) TDD
1 8 (20.51%) Scrum
1 8 (20.51%) MVVM
2 6 (15.38%) ITIL
3 5 (12.82%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (10.26%) MVC
4 4 (10.26%) Information Management
4 4 (10.26%) Communications Security
4 4 (10.26%) Migration
4 4 (10.26%) Project Management
4 4 (10.26%) Change Control
4 4 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (10.26%) Database Security
5 3 (7.69%) CRM
5 3 (7.69%) ERP
6 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.13%) Data Management
6 2 (5.13%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) SQL
2 9 (23.08%) VB.NET
3 7 (17.95%) C#
4 6 (15.38%) ActionScript
4 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) HND
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
1 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.56%) XenApp
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle
2 8 (20.51%) IBM
3 7 (17.95%) VMware
4 5 (12.82%) NetApp
5 4 (10.26%) Citrix
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco
6 3 (7.69%) Quark
7 1 (2.56%) Autodesk
7 1 (2.56%) Websense
7 1 (2.56%) IronPort
7 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
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