The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 14 3
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 85 62 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.93% 10.99% 22.45%
As % of the Vendors category 48.30% 28.84% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 72 54 145
Median salary £27,750 £30,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,750 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £48,200 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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 Sheffield region.

Vendors Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
176 215 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 37.13% 38.12% 48.05%
Number of salaries quoted 151 183 323
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Sheffield

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 73 (48.99%) Windows
2 65 (43.62%) Active Directory
3 58 (38.93%) SQL
4 49 (32.89%) MS Excel
5 48 (32.21%) Windows Server
6 37 (24.83%) MS Office
7 35 (23.49%) VMware
8 30 (20.13%) VMware Infrastructure
8 30 (20.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (19.46%) .NET
10 28 (18.79%) C#
11 26 (17.45%) SQL Server
12 24 (16.11%) JavaScript
12 24 (16.11%) Finance
13 23 (15.44%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (15.44%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (14.77%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (14.77%) HTML
14 22 (14.77%) Linux
15 20 (13.42%) CSS
16 19 (12.75%) ITIL
17 18 (12.08%) Oracle
17 18 (12.08%) MS Exchange
17 18 (12.08%) Cisco
17 18 (12.08%) Microsoft Certification
18 17 (11.41%) SLA
18 17 (11.41%) PowerShell
18 17 (11.41%) Degree
19 16 (10.74%) Windows 7
19 16 (10.74%) Citrix

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (12.08%) MS Exchange
2 15 (10.07%) IIS
3 11 (7.38%) JBoss
3 11 (7.38%) WebLogic
3 11 (7.38%) WebSphere
3 11 (7.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (6.71%) SharePoint
5 7 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (3.36%) Apache Solr
6 5 (3.36%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.34%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.67%) CMS
8 1 (0.67%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.67%) nginx
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 49 (32.89%) MS Excel
2 37 (24.83%) MS Office
3 13 (8.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.67%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.36%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (2.68%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (2.01%) SAP ERP
5 2 (1.34%) assyst
5 2 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.05%) Office 365
2 8 (5.37%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.67%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.07%) TCP/IP
2 14 (9.40%) DNS
3 13 (8.72%) Internet
4 12 (8.05%) DHCP
5 11 (7.38%) Firewall
6 9 (6.04%) SAN
7 7 (4.70%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (4.03%) LAN
8 6 (4.03%) WAN
9 5 (3.36%) Intranet
9 5 (3.36%) LTE
9 5 (3.36%) VoIP
10 4 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (2.68%) Skype
10 4 (2.68%) Wireless
11 2 (1.34%) HTTPS
11 2 (1.34%) NAS
11 2 (1.34%) Network Security
11 2 (1.34%) VPN
12 1 (0.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.45%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.72%) Oracle Database
3 12 (8.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (7.38%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (6.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.03%) MySQL
7 5 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (3.36%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.34%) Big Data
10 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.67%) MS Access
11 1 (0.67%) Power BI
11 1 (0.67%) QlikView
11 1 (0.67%) Spotfire
11 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (8.72%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (7.38%) Ant
2 11 (7.38%) Maven
3 5 (3.36%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.36%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.34%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.34%) FitNesse
4 2 (1.34%) Selenium
4 2 (1.34%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.34%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (0.67%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.67%) Moq
5 1 (0.67%) NUnit
5 1 (0.67%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (16.11%) Finance
2 13 (8.72%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.04%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (4.70%) Marketing
5 5 (3.36%) Law
6 4 (2.68%) Advertising
6 4 (2.68%) Back Office
6 4 (2.68%) Games
6 4 (2.68%) Online Betting
7 3 (2.01%) Electronics
7 3 (2.01%) Legal
8 1 (0.67%) Banking
8 1 (0.67%) Local Government
8 1 (0.67%) Retail
8 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (20.81%) Analyst
2 24 (16.11%) Developer
3 19 (12.75%) IT Support
4 18 (12.08%) Support Engineer
5 15 (10.07%) Architect
6 13 (8.72%) Administrator
6 13 (8.72%) IT Engineer
6 13 (8.72%) Service Analyst
6 13 (8.72%) Service Desk Analyst
7 12 (8.05%) IT Support Engineer
8 11 (7.38%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.37%) IT Analyst
9 8 (5.37%) Junior
10 7 (4.70%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (4.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 7 (4.70%) Support Analyst
11 6 (4.03%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (4.03%) IT Administrator
11 6 (4.03%) IT Support Analyst
11 6 (4.03%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (19.46%) .NET
2 22 (14.77%) HTML
3 20 (13.42%) CSS
4 15 (10.07%) .NET Framework
4 15 (10.07%) XML
5 13 (8.72%) jQuery
6 11 (7.38%) Web Services
7 10 (6.71%) ASP.NET
8 5 (3.36%) Lucene
8 5 (3.36%) REST
8 5 (3.36%) SOAP
8 5 (3.36%) YUI
9 3 (2.01%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.01%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (2.01%) JSON
9 3 (2.01%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (2.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (2.01%) WPF
10 2 (1.34%) ADO.NET
10 2 (1.34%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.44%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.72%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.37%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.37%) NHS
4 4 (2.68%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.68%) Biotechnology
4 4 (2.68%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.68%) EMC VNX
4 4 (2.68%) Informatics
5 3 (2.01%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.01%) Home Automation
5 3 (2.01%) iPad
5 3 (2.01%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.34%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.34%) Clustering
6 2 (1.34%) Replication
6 2 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.67%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.67%) iSeries
7 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 73 (48.99%) Windows
2 48 (32.21%) Windows Server
3 30 (20.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (14.77%) Linux
4 22 (14.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (10.74%) Unix
5 16 (10.74%) Windows 7
6 13 (8.72%) Windows 10
7 12 (8.05%) Windows 8
8 10 (6.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.01%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.34%) Android
10 2 (1.34%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.34%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.44%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (12.75%) ITIL
3 12 (8.05%) Service Delivery
3 12 (8.05%) Software Engineering
4 11 (7.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (7.38%) TOGAF
4 11 (7.38%) Zachman Framework
5 10 (6.71%) DevOps
5 10 (6.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (6.04%) MVC
6 9 (6.04%) Project Management
6 9 (6.04%) Web Development
7 8 (5.37%) ERP
7 8 (5.37%) Service Management
8 7 (4.70%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (4.70%) CRM
8 7 (4.70%) Open Source
9 6 (4.03%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (4.03%) Online Marketing
9 6 (4.03%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (38.93%) SQL
2 28 (18.79%) C#
3 24 (16.11%) JavaScript
4 17 (11.41%) PowerShell
5 13 (8.72%) Java
5 13 (8.72%) PL/SQL
6 12 (8.05%) Python
7 11 (7.38%) BeanShell
7 11 (7.38%) C
7 11 (7.38%) COBOL
7 11 (7.38%) Perl
7 11 (7.38%) Shell Script
8 8 (5.37%) T-SQL
9 7 (4.70%) PHP
10 4 (2.68%) VB
11 3 (2.01%) Ruby
11 3 (2.01%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.34%) X++
13 1 (0.67%) R
13 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (12.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (11.41%) Degree
3 8 (5.37%) MCSA
3 8 (5.37%) MCSE
4 3 (2.01%) ISEB
5 2 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.34%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.34%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.67%) CCNA
6 1 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.67%) HND
6 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.67%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.67%) MCP
6 1 (0.67%) VCP6
6 1 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.41%) SLA
2 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 65 (43.62%) Active Directory
2 30 (20.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.37%) vSphere
4 6 (4.03%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.68%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.34%) vCloud
6 2 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (4.03%) SCOM
2 4 (2.68%) SCCM
3 3 (2.01%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (23.49%) VMware
2 18 (12.08%) Cisco
2 18 (12.08%) Oracle
3 16 (10.74%) Citrix
4 7 (4.70%) HP
4 7 (4.70%) SAP
5 5 (3.36%) EMC
5 5 (3.36%) IBM
6 4 (2.68%) Apple
6 4 (2.68%) Dell
6 4 (2.68%) SonicWALL
7 3 (2.01%) Bomgar
7 3 (2.01%) Remedy
8 2 (1.34%) Apiary
8 2 (1.34%) MobileIron
8 2 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.34%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.34%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.67%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.67%) Veeam
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