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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 9 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 77 132 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.45% 18.18% 25.77%
As % of the Vendors category 35.65% 41.12% 57.59%
Number of salaries quoted 72 120 153
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,010 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,650 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
216 321 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 40.53% 44.21% 44.75%
Number of salaries quoted 193 278 254
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £22,500 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 30 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 77 (50.66%) MS Excel
2 72 (47.37%) Windows
3 55 (36.18%) VMware
4 51 (33.55%) Active Directory
5 44 (28.95%) .NET
5 44 (28.95%) SQL Server
6 36 (23.68%) Windows Server
7 33 (21.71%) Oracle
8 28 (18.42%) SQL
8 28 (18.42%) .NET Framework
9 27 (17.76%) Finance
10 26 (17.11%) MS Office
10 26 (17.11%) DNS
10 26 (17.11%) PowerShell
11 24 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
12 23 (15.13%) Performance Tuning
13 21 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (12.50%) Oracle ZFS
14 19 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
14 19 (12.50%) Oracle Database
14 19 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
14 19 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
14 19 (12.50%) Solaris
15 18 (11.84%) C#
15 18 (11.84%) CRM
15 18 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (11.84%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (11.18%) Banking
16 17 (11.18%) Linux
17 16 (10.53%) JavaScript

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 15 (9.87%) JBoss
1 15 (9.87%) WebLogic
1 15 (9.87%) WebSphere
1 15 (9.87%) WebSphere Application Server
2 13 (8.55%) CloudStack
3 10 (6.58%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.63%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.32%) CMS
5 2 (1.32%) IIS
5 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.66%) SAS
Applications
1 77 (50.66%) MS Excel
2 26 (17.11%) MS Office
3 5 (3.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.63%) Acrobat
5 2 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.66%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.66%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.66%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (6.58%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (4.61%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (4.61%) Pegasus Opera
4 3 (1.97%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (1.32%) Summit
6 1 (0.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.87%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (9.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (17.11%) DNS
2 10 (6.58%) TCP/IP
3 7 (4.61%) SAN
4 6 (3.95%) DHCP
4 6 (3.95%) Wireless
5 5 (3.29%) Network Security
6 3 (1.97%) Internet
6 3 (1.97%) MPLS
6 3 (1.97%) Skype
6 3 (1.97%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.32%) Firewall
7 2 (1.32%) LAN
7 2 (1.32%) WAN
7 2 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.66%) ADSL
8 1 (0.66%) Broadband
8 1 (0.66%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.66%) NAS
8 1 (0.66%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 19 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 19 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 19 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
3 15 (9.87%) Oracle Database 10g
3 15 (9.87%) Oracle Reports
4 14 (9.21%) MySQL
5 13 (8.55%) Informix
5 13 (8.55%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (7.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.97%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.97%) MS Access
10 3 (1.97%) Power BI
10 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.32%) QlikView
12 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (9.87%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (4.61%) MSI
3 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.66%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.66%) Selenium
General
1 27 (17.76%) Finance
2 17 (11.18%) Banking
3 5 (3.29%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.63%) Retail
5 3 (1.97%) Law
5 3 (1.97%) Marketing
6 2 (1.32%) French Language
6 2 (1.32%) Legal
7 1 (0.66%) Advertising
7 1 (0.66%) Back Office
7 1 (0.66%) Games
7 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (22.37%) Analyst
2 24 (15.79%) Consultant
2 24 (15.79%) Developer
3 22 (14.47%) Technical Consultant
4 19 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 16 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (9.21%) SQL Developer
7 13 (8.55%) AWS Engineer
7 13 (8.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 13 (8.55%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (8.55%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 13 (8.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (7.89%) IT Support
8 12 (7.89%) Support Analyst
9 11 (7.24%) .NET Software Developer
9 11 (7.24%) SQL Server Developer
10 9 (5.92%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (5.92%) C# Developer
10 9 (5.92%) Support Engineer
11 8 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (28.95%) .NET
2 28 (18.42%) .NET Framework
3 14 (9.21%) Web Services
4 13 (8.55%) ASP.NET
5 11 (7.24%) HTML
6 8 (5.26%) HTML5
7 6 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (3.29%) jQuery
9 4 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (1.97%) Ajax
10 3 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 2 (1.32%) AngularJS
11 2 (1.32%) WCF
11 2 (1.32%) XML
12 1 (0.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (0.66%) COM
12 1 (0.66%) CSS
12 1 (0.66%) CSS3
12 1 (0.66%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (0.66%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.87%) PKI
3 12 (7.89%) Driving Licence
4 7 (4.61%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.29%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.97%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.97%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.97%) iPad
7 2 (1.32%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.32%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.32%) iPhone
7 2 (1.32%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.66%) Clustering
8 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.66%) PlayStation
8 1 (0.66%) Statistics
8 1 (0.66%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 72 (47.37%) Windows
2 36 (23.68%) Windows Server
3 24 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (12.50%) Solaris
5 18 (11.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (11.18%) Linux
7 13 (8.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (7.24%) Windows 7
9 8 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (4.61%) Unix
11 6 (3.95%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.97%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.97%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.13%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (11.84%) CRM
3 14 (9.21%) ITIL
4 12 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (7.89%) ERP
4 12 (7.89%) Logistics
4 12 (7.89%) Project Management
5 9 (5.92%) MVC
5 9 (5.92%) Web Development
6 7 (4.61%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (3.95%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (3.95%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.29%) Analytics
8 5 (3.29%) Business Development
8 5 (3.29%) Data Analysis
8 5 (3.29%) Migration
8 5 (3.29%) Presales
8 5 (3.29%) SDLC
8 5 (3.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.42%) SQL
2 26 (17.11%) PowerShell
3 18 (11.84%) C#
4 16 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 13 (8.55%) Bash Shell
5 13 (8.55%) Perl
5 13 (8.55%) Python
5 13 (8.55%) Ruby
6 11 (7.24%) T-SQL
7 9 (5.92%) VB.NET
8 7 (4.61%) Uniface
8 7 (4.61%) VBA
9 4 (2.63%) Java
10 3 (1.97%) X++
11 2 (1.32%) PHP
12 1 (0.66%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (7.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.95%) MCSA
3 5 (3.29%) Degree
4 4 (2.63%) CCNA
4 4 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.97%) ISEB
5 3 (1.97%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.32%) MCP
6 2 (1.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.66%) MCITP
7 1 (0.66%) MCSE
7 1 (0.66%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.92%) QA
2 7 (4.61%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (33.55%) Active Directory
2 15 (9.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.24%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.29%) vSphere
5 1 (0.66%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (12.50%) Oracle ZFS
2 15 (9.87%) Data Guard
2 15 (9.87%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (8.55%) Cacti
3 13 (8.55%) FortiGate
3 13 (8.55%) Grafana
3 13 (8.55%) Graphite
3 13 (8.55%) Nagios
3 13 (8.55%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (8.55%) Opsview
3 13 (8.55%) Salt
4 2 (1.32%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 55 (36.18%) VMware
2 33 (21.71%) Oracle
3 16 (10.53%) HP
4 13 (8.55%) F5
4 13 (8.55%) Red Hat
5 12 (7.89%) Apple
6 9 (5.92%) Cisco
7 8 (5.26%) Citrix
8 7 (4.61%) Google
8 7 (4.61%) Pegasus
8 7 (4.61%) Sage
9 5 (3.29%) EMC
9 5 (3.29%) NetApp
10 4 (2.63%) Adobe
11 2 (1.32%) CommVault
11 2 (1.32%) LANDesk
11 2 (1.32%) Remedy
12 1 (0.66%) Facebook
12 1 (0.66%) Infor
12 1 (0.66%) Veeam
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £17k - 23k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £22937.00 per annum + excellent bens and flexi time
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Primetals Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Sheffield
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield
Annapurna HR
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago