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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 164 158 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.84% 21.64% 17.54%
As % of the Vendors category 48.24% 51.13% 46.52%
Number of salaries quoted 145 133 77
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £21,600 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £47,500 £56,000
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 Sheffield region.

Vendors Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
340 309 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 43.20% 42.33% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 284 261 158
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £24,150 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 April 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

1 143 (44.14%) Windows
2 139 (42.90%) MS Excel
3 123 (37.96%) SQL Server
4 117 (36.11%) SQL
5 88 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
6 87 (26.85%) .NET
7 86 (26.54%) VMware
8 78 (24.07%) C#
9 70 (21.60%) ASP.NET
10 66 (20.37%) Citrix
11 64 (19.75%) VMware Infrastructure
12 59 (18.21%) MS Office
13 58 (17.90%) Active Directory
14 57 (17.59%) Microsoft Certification
15 52 (16.05%) JavaScript
16 49 (15.12%) HTML
17 48 (14.81%) SAN
18 47 (14.51%) Windows Server 2008
19 46 (14.20%) SQL Server 2005
20 44 (13.58%) SLA
21 43 (13.27%) CSS
21 43 (13.27%) ITIL
21 43 (13.27%) WAN
22 42 (12.96%) ERP
22 42 (12.96%) LAN
23 41 (12.65%) Cisco
24 39 (12.04%) Windows Server 2003
24 39 (12.04%) Finance
24 39 (12.04%) SQL Server 2008
24 39 (12.04%) Windows Server 2012

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 38 (11.73%) SharePoint
2 25 (7.72%) MS Exchange
3 20 (6.17%) Lync
4 16 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (3.40%) IIS
6 9 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.23%) CMS
10 3 (0.93%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.93%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.93%) JBoss
11 2 (0.62%) Apache
11 2 (0.62%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.62%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.31%) WordPress
12 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 139 (42.90%) MS Excel
2 59 (18.21%) MS Office
3 8 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (2.47%) PowerPivot
4 7 (2.16%) MS Project
5 5 (1.54%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.23%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.93%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.31%) InDesign
9 1 (0.31%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 38 (11.73%) Dynamics NAV
2 25 (7.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (4.32%) Pegasus Opera
3 14 (4.32%) SAP Business One
3 14 (4.32%) Sage 200
4 5 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (1.23%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.31%) assyst
6 1 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 29 (8.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (8.02%) Office 365
3 19 (5.86%) SaaS
4 14 (4.32%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (14.81%) SAN
2 43 (13.27%) WAN
3 42 (12.96%) LAN
4 25 (7.72%) NAS
5 17 (5.25%) TCP/IP
5 17 (5.25%) Firewall
6 15 (4.63%) DNS
7 14 (4.32%) Unified Communications
8 10 (3.09%) VPN
9 9 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (2.78%) Wireless
10 6 (1.85%) DHCP
11 4 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (0.93%) IPsec
13 2 (0.62%) Internet
13 2 (0.62%) MPLS
13 2 (0.62%) Network Security
14 1 (0.31%) Structured Cabling
14 1 (0.31%) Broadband
14 1 (0.31%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (37.96%) SQL Server
2 46 (14.20%) SQL Server 2005
3 39 (12.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (7.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
8 12 (3.70%) Oracle Database
9 11 (3.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (3.09%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (1.23%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.93%) OLAP
12 3 (0.93%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 2 (0.62%) MS Access
13 2 (0.62%) MySQL
13 2 (0.62%) OLTP
14 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (6.48%) Visual Studio
2 17 (5.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.78%) CppUnit
4 8 (2.47%) Selenium
5 7 (2.16%) NUnit
6 4 (1.23%) MSTest
6 4 (1.23%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.23%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.93%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.62%) Grunt
8 2 (0.62%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.62%) Subversion
8 2 (0.62%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.31%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.31%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.31%) TestComplete
General
1 39 (12.04%) Finance
2 38 (11.73%) Manufacturing
3 25 (7.72%) Retail
4 12 (3.70%) Legal
5 10 (3.09%) Marketing
6 6 (1.85%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.23%) Law
8 1 (0.31%) Electronics
8 1 (0.31%) Billing
8 1 (0.31%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 102 (31.48%) Developer
2 42 (12.96%) Consultant
3 35 (10.80%) .NET Developer
4 33 (10.19%) Architect
5 30 (9.26%) Analyst
6 29 (8.95%) Solutions Architect
7 24 (7.41%) Implementation Consultant
8 20 (6.17%) ERP Consultant
8 20 (6.17%) Support Engineer
8 20 (6.17%) ERP Implementation Consultant
9 19 (5.86%) C# Developer
10 18 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
11 17 (5.25%) Software Developer
12 14 (4.32%) Web Developer
12 14 (4.32%) Windows Server Engineer
12 14 (4.32%) Server Engineer
13 13 (4.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 12 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (3.70%) CRM Developer
15 11 (3.40%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (26.85%) .NET
2 70 (21.60%) ASP.NET
3 49 (15.12%) HTML
4 43 (13.27%) CSS
5 38 (11.73%) jQuery
6 28 (8.64%) Web Services
7 27 (8.33%) XML
7 27 (8.33%) Ajax
8 26 (8.02%) HTML5
9 22 (6.79%) CSS3
10 19 (5.86%) Silverlight
11 15 (4.63%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (4.32%) RESTful
12 14 (4.32%) COM
13 12 (3.70%) WCF
14 11 (3.40%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (3.09%) WPF
15 10 (3.09%) WinForms
15 10 (3.09%) MFC
15 10 (3.09%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.48%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.32%) NHS
4 9 (2.78%) Algorithms
5 7 (2.16%) Clustering
6 5 (1.54%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (0.93%) Tandem
8 2 (0.62%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.62%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.62%) Statistics
8 2 (0.62%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.62%) FMCG
8 2 (0.62%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.62%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.62%) Xbox
9 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.31%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.31%) Social Media
9 1 (0.31%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 143 (44.14%) Windows
2 47 (14.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (12.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (12.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 12 (3.70%) UNIX
5 12 (3.70%) Windows XP
6 11 (3.40%) Windows 8
7 10 (3.09%) Linux
8 6 (1.85%) Windows Vista
9 4 (1.23%) Android
9 4 (1.23%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.93%) Solaris
11 2 (0.62%) AIX
12 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.31%) VMS
12 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (13.27%) ITIL
3 42 (12.96%) ERP
4 38 (11.73%) MVC
5 28 (8.64%) CRM
5 28 (8.64%) Waterfall
6 27 (8.33%) TOGAF
6 27 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 26 (8.02%) Zachman Framework
8 24 (7.41%) Migration
9 23 (7.10%) GAP Analysis
9 23 (7.10%) Change Management
9 23 (7.10%) Mentoring
10 20 (6.17%) Business Analysis
11 19 (5.86%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (5.56%) Software Engineering
13 17 (5.25%) PRINCE2
14 16 (4.94%) Scrum
14 16 (4.94%) People Management
14 16 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 117 (36.11%) SQL
2 78 (24.07%) C#
3 52 (16.05%) JavaScript
4 16 (4.94%) T-SQL
5 15 (4.63%) C
6 14 (4.32%) PowerShell
7 13 (4.01%) Java
8 12 (3.70%) VB.NET
9 10 (3.09%) C++
9 10 (3.09%) VB
10 8 (2.47%) VBA
11 5 (1.54%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.54%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.93%) PHP
13 2 (0.62%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.62%) VB6
14 1 (0.31%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 57 (17.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (8.95%) Degree
3 14 (4.32%) MCSA
4 10 (3.09%) MCP
5 7 (2.16%) MCSE
5 7 (2.16%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (1.54%) MOS
8 4 (1.23%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.23%) MCITP
8 4 (1.23%) ISEB
8 4 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.93%) MCDST
9 3 (0.93%) ICAEW
9 3 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.93%) ACCA
9 3 (0.93%) CIPFA
9 3 (0.93%) CIMA
10 1 (0.31%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (13.58%) SLA
2 9 (2.78%) QA
3 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 64 (19.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (17.90%) Active Directory
3 27 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 25 (7.72%) XenApp
4 25 (7.72%) vSphere
5 15 (4.63%) XenDesktop
6 14 (4.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 14 (4.32%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.85%) vCloud
7 6 (1.85%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.23%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.31%) Firmware
9 1 (0.31%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (8.02%) SCCM
2 20 (6.17%) SCOM
3 18 (5.56%) SCVMM
4 14 (4.32%) vMotion
5 6 (1.85%) Opsview
5 6 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.93%) WSUS
7 1 (0.31%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.31%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.31%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 86 (26.54%) VMware
2 66 (20.37%) Citrix
3 41 (12.65%) Cisco
4 22 (6.79%) Sage
5 20 (6.17%) CommVault
6 16 (4.94%) SAP
7 14 (4.32%) Oracle
7 14 (4.32%) Pegasus
8 12 (3.70%) NetApp
9 8 (2.47%) Symantec
10 7 (2.16%) CheckPoint
10 7 (2.16%) HP
10 7 (2.16%) IBM
11 6 (1.85%) Kaspersky
12 5 (1.54%) Pega
12 5 (1.54%) Adobe
13 4 (1.23%) EMC
13 4 (1.23%) Apple
14 3 (0.93%) ESRI
14 3 (0.93%) Remedy
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, SYORKS, GB
RBS
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, SYORKS, GB
RBS
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Shelter
Salary: From £23,750 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: £30,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum +excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £19k - 21k per year + car and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield, United Kingdom
The Kings Foundation
Salary: £28000 to £34000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + depending on exp + good bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield, coventry, york, London,
Trustmarque
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, certifications, benefits
Posted: 23 days ago