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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 12 9 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 59 116 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.35% 16.50% 27.19%
As % of the Vendors category 30.26% 36.59% 53.87%
Number of salaries quoted 46 98 156
Median salary £28,500 £31,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.06% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,850 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +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
195 317 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 37.50% 45.09% 50.47%
Number of salaries quoted 158 285 307
Median salary £38,500 £38,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,025
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 August 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 68 (49.28%) Windows
2 62 (44.93%) MS Excel
3 50 (36.23%) Active Directory
4 37 (26.81%) VMware
5 33 (23.91%) SQL
5 33 (23.91%) Windows Server
6 30 (21.74%) SQL Server
7 27 (19.57%) MS Office
8 24 (17.39%) .NET
9 22 (15.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (15.22%) ITIL
10 21 (15.22%) Finance
11 20 (14.49%) Linux
11 20 (14.49%) DNS
11 20 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (13.04%) HP
14 17 (12.32%) Oracle
14 17 (12.32%) JavaScript
14 17 (12.32%) PowerShell
14 17 (12.32%) Windows 7
15 16 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (10.87%) HTML
16 15 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (10.14%) Apple
17 14 (10.14%) C#
18 13 (9.42%) TCP/IP
18 13 (9.42%) Project Management
18 13 (9.42%) Agile Software Development
19 12 (8.70%) Manufacturing

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 11 (7.97%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.80%) Skype for Business
3 7 (5.07%) JBoss
3 7 (5.07%) WebLogic
3 7 (5.07%) WebSphere
3 7 (5.07%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (4.35%) CloudStack
5 5 (3.62%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.90%) IIS
6 4 (2.90%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.72%) CMS
9 1 (0.72%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.72%) nginx
9 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 62 (44.93%) MS Excel
2 27 (19.57%) MS Office
3 8 (5.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.62%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (5.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.45%) assyst
3 2 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.45%) Pegasus Opera
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.97%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (7.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.80%) Office 365
3 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.72%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 20 (14.49%) DNS
2 13 (9.42%) TCP/IP
3 11 (7.97%) Internet
3 11 (7.97%) SAN
4 9 (6.52%) DHCP
5 7 (5.07%) Wireless
6 6 (4.35%) Firewall
6 6 (4.35%) Skype
7 5 (3.62%) Intranet
7 5 (3.62%) LAN
7 5 (3.62%) LTE
7 5 (3.62%) Network Security
7 5 (3.62%) WAN
7 5 (3.62%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (2.90%) Unified Communications
8 4 (2.90%) VoIP
9 3 (2.17%) MPLS
9 3 (2.17%) VPN
10 1 (0.72%) ADSL
10 1 (0.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.70%) MySQL
3 11 (7.97%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (5.80%) Oracle Database
4 8 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (5.07%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (5.07%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (5.07%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (5.07%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (5.07%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (4.35%) Informix
7 5 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.17%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.17%) QlikView
9 3 (2.17%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.45%) Big Data
10 2 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.72%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (6.52%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (3.62%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.45%) MSI
3 2 (1.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.72%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.72%) Moq
4 1 (0.72%) NUnit
4 1 (0.72%) Selenium
4 1 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (15.22%) Finance
2 12 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.07%) Banking
4 5 (3.62%) Games
4 5 (3.62%) Marketing
5 4 (2.90%) Advertising
5 4 (2.90%) Back Office
5 4 (2.90%) Online Betting
5 4 (2.90%) Retail
6 2 (1.45%) Law
7 1 (0.72%) Legal
7 1 (0.72%) Local Government
7 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (16.67%) Developer
2 22 (15.94%) Analyst
3 21 (15.22%) IT Support
4 15 (10.87%) Support Engineer
5 11 (7.97%) Support Analyst
6 10 (7.25%) .NET Developer
6 10 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (6.52%) Administrator
7 9 (6.52%) Consultant
7 9 (6.52%) IT Engineer
7 9 (6.52%) IT Support Engineer
8 8 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (5.80%) Technical Consultant
9 7 (5.07%) IT Analyst
9 7 (5.07%) IT Support Analyst
9 7 (5.07%) SQL Developer
10 6 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
10 6 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (4.35%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (4.35%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.39%) .NET
2 15 (10.87%) HTML
3 12 (8.70%) .NET Framework
4 11 (7.97%) Web Services
5 9 (6.52%) CSS
6 8 (5.80%) ASP.NET
6 8 (5.80%) jQuery
7 5 (3.62%) Lucene
7 5 (3.62%) YUI
8 4 (2.90%) HTML5
9 3 (2.17%) REST
9 3 (2.17%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (2.17%) SOAP
10 2 (1.45%) CSS3
10 2 (1.45%) Entity Framework
11 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (0.72%) JSON
11 1 (0.72%) MDX
11 1 (0.72%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.52%) Driving Licence
3 8 (5.80%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.80%) PKI
4 7 (5.07%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.35%) NHS
6 5 (3.62%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.45%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.45%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.45%) iPhone
9 1 (0.72%) CESG
9 1 (0.72%) Clustering
9 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.72%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.72%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.72%) iPad
9 1 (0.72%) iSeries
9 1 (0.72%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 68 (49.28%) Windows
2 33 (23.91%) Windows Server
3 22 (15.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (14.49%) Linux
5 17 (12.32%) Windows 7
6 16 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (7.25%) Windows 8
8 9 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (5.80%) Windows 10
10 7 (5.07%) Solaris
11 6 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (4.35%) Unix
12 4 (2.90%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.45%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.45%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (15.22%) ITIL
2 13 (9.42%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (9.42%) Project Management
3 11 (7.97%) CRM
4 9 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (6.52%) Web Development
5 8 (5.80%) Presales
6 7 (5.07%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (5.07%) Open Source
6 7 (5.07%) Service Management
7 6 (4.35%) ERP
7 6 (4.35%) ITIL V3
7 6 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (4.35%) Logistics
7 6 (4.35%) Problem Management
7 6 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 5 (3.62%) Document Management
8 5 (3.62%) OO
8 5 (3.62%) Time Management
8 5 (3.62%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (23.91%) SQL
2 17 (12.32%) JavaScript
2 17 (12.32%) PowerShell
3 14 (10.14%) C#
4 9 (6.52%) Ruby
5 7 (5.07%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 6 (4.35%) Perl
6 6 (4.35%) PHP
6 6 (4.35%) Python
6 6 (4.35%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.45%) Uniface
8 1 (0.72%) Java
8 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.72%) VBA
8 1 (0.72%) X++
Qualifications
1 15 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (6.52%) MCSA
3 7 (5.07%) Degree
4 4 (2.90%) CCNA
4 4 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.17%) MCSE
6 2 (1.45%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.45%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.72%) ISEB
7 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.72%) MCITP
7 1 (0.72%) MCP
7 1 (0.72%) MCTS
7 1 (0.72%) VCP6
7 1 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.07%) SLA
2 4 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 50 (36.23%) Active Directory
2 20 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.90%) vSphere
5 2 (1.45%) vCloud
5 2 (1.45%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.72%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (5.07%) Data Guard
1 7 (5.07%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (5.07%) Oracle ZFS
2 6 (4.35%) Cacti
2 6 (4.35%) FortiGate
2 6 (4.35%) Grafana
2 6 (4.35%) Graphite
2 6 (4.35%) Nagios
2 6 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (4.35%) Opsview
2 6 (4.35%) Salt
3 3 (2.17%) SCOM
4 2 (1.45%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.45%) SCCM
5 1 (0.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.72%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 37 (26.81%) VMware
2 18 (13.04%) HP
3 17 (12.32%) Oracle
4 14 (10.14%) Apple
5 12 (8.70%) Citrix
6 9 (6.52%) Cisco
7 7 (5.07%) Google
8 6 (4.35%) F5
8 6 (4.35%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.62%) Adobe
10 3 (2.17%) CommVault
10 3 (2.17%) EMC
10 3 (2.17%) IBM
10 3 (2.17%) NetApp
10 3 (2.17%) Remedy
11 2 (1.45%) Dell
11 2 (1.45%) Pegasus
11 2 (1.45%) Sage
11 2 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.45%) SAP
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