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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 6 16 3
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 79 53 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.29% 9.62% 22.78%
As % of the Vendors category 51.30% 26.50% 47.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71 44 131
Median salary £27,500 £34,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.28% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
154 200 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 33.70% 36.30% 47.78%
Number of salaries quoted 134 160 282
Median salary £32,000 £45,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.88% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £27,500 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £66,000
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 18 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 79 (46.47%) Windows
2 75 (44.12%) Active Directory
3 67 (39.41%) SQL
4 54 (31.76%) MS Excel
5 50 (29.41%) Windows Server
6 45 (26.47%) MS Office
7 39 (22.94%) .NET
7 39 (22.94%) VMware
8 35 (20.59%) C#
9 34 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 33 (19.41%) VMware Infrastructure
11 32 (18.82%) Windows Server 2008
12 27 (15.88%) Finance
12 27 (15.88%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (14.12%) HTML
13 24 (14.12%) JavaScript
13 24 (14.12%) Windows Server 2012
14 23 (13.53%) Oracle
14 23 (13.53%) Citrix
15 22 (12.94%) MS Exchange
16 21 (12.35%) Linux
16 21 (12.35%) ITIL
16 21 (12.35%) Windows 7
17 20 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
18 19 (11.18%) CSS
18 19 (11.18%) Cisco
18 19 (11.18%) Firewall
19 18 (10.59%) SLA
19 18 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
19 18 (10.59%) Unix

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 22 (12.94%) MS Exchange
2 15 (8.82%) IIS
3 13 (7.65%) JBoss
3 13 (7.65%) WebLogic
3 13 (7.65%) WebSphere
4 11 (6.47%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (5.88%) SharePoint
6 7 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.76%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.18%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.18%) CloudStack
8 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.18%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.18%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.59%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.59%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.59%) nginx
Applications
1 54 (31.76%) MS Excel
2 45 (26.47%) MS Office
3 11 (6.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.59%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.59%) MS Project
4 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.94%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (1.76%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.76%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (1.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.76%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (1.76%) SAP ERP
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.59%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (5.88%) Office 365
2 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.59%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.18%) Firewall
2 17 (10.00%) DNS
3 15 (8.82%) DHCP
3 15 (8.82%) TCP/IP
4 10 (5.88%) Internet
5 9 (5.29%) LAN
5 9 (5.29%) WAN
6 8 (4.71%) SAN
6 8 (4.71%) VoIP
7 7 (4.12%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (2.35%) Wireless
9 3 (1.76%) LDAP
9 3 (1.76%) Skype
10 2 (1.18%) HTTPS
10 2 (1.18%) Intranet
10 2 (1.18%) LTE
10 2 (1.18%) NAS
10 2 (1.18%) Network Security
11 1 (0.59%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.24%) Oracle Reports
3 13 (7.65%) Oracle Database
3 13 (7.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (5.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.94%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.76%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.76%) MySQL
8 3 (1.76%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.76%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.18%) ActiveReports
9 2 (1.18%) Big Data
9 2 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.59%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (7.65%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (6.47%) Ant
2 11 (6.47%) Maven
3 6 (3.53%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.35%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.76%) Selenium
6 2 (1.18%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.18%) FitNesse
6 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.18%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.18%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.18%) Subversion
6 2 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.18%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.18%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.59%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.59%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (15.88%) Finance
2 12 (7.06%) Manufacturing
3 9 (5.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (4.12%) Marketing
5 5 (2.94%) Law
6 4 (2.35%) Advertising
7 3 (1.76%) Electronics
7 3 (1.76%) Legal
8 2 (1.18%) Retail
9 1 (0.59%) Back Office
9 1 (0.59%) Banking
9 1 (0.59%) Games
9 1 (0.59%) Local Government
9 1 (0.59%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (18.82%) Analyst
1 32 (18.82%) Developer
2 20 (11.76%) IT Support
3 16 (9.41%) Administrator
3 16 (9.41%) Architect
4 15 (8.82%) Support Engineer
5 14 (8.24%) Service Analyst
5 14 (8.24%) Service Desk Analyst
6 12 (7.06%) IT Engineer
6 12 (7.06%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (6.47%) C# Developer
8 10 (5.88%) .NET Developer
9 9 (5.29%) IT Analyst
9 9 (5.29%) Software Developer
10 8 (4.71%) 1st Line Support
10 8 (4.71%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 8 (4.71%) IT Administrator
10 8 (4.71%) IT Support Engineer
10 8 (4.71%) Junior
11 7 (4.12%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (22.94%) .NET
2 24 (14.12%) HTML
3 19 (11.18%) CSS
4 15 (8.82%) XML
5 14 (8.24%) .NET Framework
6 13 (7.65%) ASP.NET
7 12 (7.06%) jQuery
8 11 (6.47%) Web Services
9 7 (4.12%) AngularJS
9 7 (4.12%) REST
9 7 (4.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (2.94%) SOAP
11 4 (2.35%) Ajax
11 4 (2.35%) WPF
12 3 (1.76%) JSON
12 3 (1.76%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (1.76%) Sass
13 2 (1.18%) OpenID
13 2 (1.18%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.06%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 5 (2.94%) NHS
4 4 (2.35%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.35%) Biotechnology
4 4 (2.35%) EMC VNX
4 4 (2.35%) Informatics
5 3 (1.76%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.76%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.76%) Home Automation
5 3 (1.76%) iPad
5 3 (1.76%) Smartphone
5 3 (1.76%) User Experience
6 2 (1.18%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.18%) Clustering
6 2 (1.18%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.18%) Replication
6 2 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 79 (46.47%) Windows
2 50 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 32 (18.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (14.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (12.35%) Linux
5 21 (12.35%) Windows 7
6 18 (10.59%) Unix
7 17 (10.00%) Windows 10
8 15 (8.82%) Windows 8
9 14 (8.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (2.94%) Android
11 3 (1.76%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.18%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.18%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (15.88%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (12.35%) ITIL
3 17 (10.00%) ERP
4 13 (7.65%) MVC
4 13 (7.65%) Service Delivery
5 12 (7.06%) DevOps
5 12 (7.06%) Enterprise Architecture
5 12 (7.06%) TOGAF
5 12 (7.06%) Zachman Framework
6 10 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (5.88%) CRM
6 10 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (5.88%) Web Development
7 9 (5.29%) Software Engineering
8 8 (4.71%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (4.12%) Analytics
9 7 (4.12%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 7 (4.12%) Problem Management
9 7 (4.12%) Project Management
9 7 (4.12%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (39.41%) SQL
2 35 (20.59%) C#
3 24 (14.12%) JavaScript
4 18 (10.59%) PowerShell
5 14 (8.24%) Python
6 13 (7.65%) Java
6 13 (7.65%) PL/SQL
6 13 (7.65%) Shell Script
7 12 (7.06%) C
8 11 (6.47%) BeanShell
8 11 (6.47%) COBOL
8 11 (6.47%) Perl
9 8 (4.71%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.53%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.94%) Ruby
12 4 (2.35%) PHP
12 4 (2.35%) VB
13 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.18%) X++
14 1 (0.59%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (8.24%) Degree
3 8 (4.71%) MCSE
4 7 (4.12%) MCSA
5 4 (2.35%) ISEB
6 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.59%) CCNA
7 1 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.59%) HND
7 1 (0.59%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.59%) MCP
7 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.59%) VCP6
7 1 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.59%) SLA
2 2 (1.18%) ISO 14001
2 2 (1.18%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 75 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 33 (19.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.88%) vSphere
4 8 (4.71%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.35%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (1.76%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.18%) vCloud
7 2 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.18%) Xen
7 2 (1.18%) XenServer
8 1 (0.59%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (2.94%) SCOM
2 3 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.76%) Puppet
3 2 (1.18%) Ansible
3 2 (1.18%) Cobbler
3 2 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.18%) SCCM
3 2 (1.18%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.18%) Terraform
3 2 (1.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 39 (22.94%) VMware
2 23 (13.53%) Citrix
2 23 (13.53%) Oracle
3 19 (11.18%) Cisco
4 8 (4.71%) HP
5 7 (4.12%) SAP
6 5 (2.94%) EMC
6 5 (2.94%) IBM
7 4 (2.35%) Bomgar
7 4 (2.35%) Dell
7 4 (2.35%) SonicWALL
8 3 (1.76%) Hyperion
8 3 (1.76%) Informatica
8 3 (1.76%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.76%) Xamarin
9 2 (1.18%) EnterpriseDB
9 2 (1.18%) MobileIron
9 2 (1.18%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.18%) Telerik
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