The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Rotherham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rotherham 16.67% 48.08% 34.62%
As % of the Vendors category 28.57% 59.52% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 2
Average salary £24,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.00% +42.85%
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 Rotherham region.

Vendors Category
Rotherham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
7 42 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rotherham 58.33% 80.77% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 6
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Rotherham

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Rotherham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Rotherham

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Rotherham

Microsoft
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Rotherham

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Rotherham 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Lotus
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) SQL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Rotherham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Rotherham 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 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) Lotus
1 1 (20.00%) LANDesk