The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 233 132 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 24.42% 18.70% 22.10%
As % of the Vendors category 45.78% 35.20% 49.00%
Number of salaries quoted 165 85 152
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £17,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £59,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Microsoft
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
509 375 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 53.35% 53.12% 45.10%
Number of salaries quoted 409 300 315
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +8 188 £37,500 +7.14% 29
Barnsley 0 15 £30,000 -66.66% 2
Doncaster -7 9 £24,500 +7.69% 2
Rotherham -2 3 £20,500 +18.84% 4
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

1 208 (43.51%) Windows
2 189 (39.54%) MS Excel
3 143 (29.92%) SQL Server
4 123 (25.73%) VMware
5 115 (24.06%) Active Directory
6 112 (23.43%) SQL
7 102 (21.34%) Citrix
8 100 (20.92%) MS Office
9 91 (19.04%) .NET
10 79 (16.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 78 (16.32%) ITIL
12 76 (15.90%) C#
12 76 (15.90%) VMware Infrastructure
12 76 (15.90%) Windows Server 2008
13 66 (13.81%) MCSE
14 63 (13.18%) ASP.NET
15 61 (12.76%) Degree
16 60 (12.55%) Windows Server 2003
17 58 (12.13%) Agile Software Development
18 56 (11.72%) Mentoring
19 55 (11.51%) MS Exchange
19 55 (11.51%) XenDesktop
20 53 (11.09%) Cisco
20 53 (11.09%) Hyper-V
21 52 (10.88%) JavaScript
22 50 (10.46%) HTML
23 49 (10.25%) SQL Server 2008
24 48 (10.04%) HP
24 48 (10.04%) Finance
25 46 (9.62%) Project Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 55 (11.51%) MS Exchange
2 31 (6.49%) Lync
3 29 (6.07%) Exchange Server 2003
3 29 (6.07%) Apache
4 28 (5.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 27 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 26 (5.44%) SharePoint
7 13 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (2.51%) IIS
9 10 (2.09%) CMS
10 9 (1.88%) WebSphere
11 8 (1.67%) MQSeries
12 5 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.42%) Office Communications Server
15 1 (0.21%) WordPress
15 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 189 (39.54%) MS Excel
2 100 (20.92%) MS Office
3 12 (2.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.30%) Photoshop
5 10 (2.09%) Adobe Captivate
6 8 (1.67%) MS Visio
7 5 (1.05%) MS Project
8 4 (0.84%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.63%) QuarkXPress
9 3 (0.63%) Fireworks
9 3 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 28 (5.86%) Dynamics AX
2 27 (5.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.42%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.21%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.30%) Office 365
3 6 (1.26%) IaaS
4 4 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 39 (8.16%) DNS
2 27 (5.65%) SAN
3 26 (5.44%) TCP/IP
4 21 (4.39%) DHCP
4 21 (4.39%) Internet
4 21 (4.39%) NetScaler
5 18 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
5 18 (3.77%) WAAS
6 16 (3.35%) Firewall
7 14 (2.93%) LAN
7 14 (2.93%) WAN
7 14 (2.93%) Unified Communications
8 7 (1.46%) VPN
9 6 (1.26%) Wireless
10 5 (1.05%) IP Telephony
11 4 (0.84%) NAS
12 3 (0.63%) PBX
13 1 (0.21%) VoIP
13 1 (0.21%) ATM
13 1 (0.21%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (29.92%) SQL Server
2 49 (10.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (6.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 24 (5.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (3.77%) Relational Database
6 17 (3.56%) Oracle Database
7 13 (2.72%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (2.30%) RDBMS
8 11 (2.30%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (2.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.84%) OLAP
11 4 (0.84%) MySQL
12 3 (0.63%) Oracle9i Database
13 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (0.21%) MSDE
14 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (4.81%) Visual Studio
2 19 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (3.56%) Subversion
4 9 (1.88%) Dreamweaver
5 8 (1.67%) NUnit
5 8 (1.67%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (1.26%) Grunt
6 6 (1.26%) CruiseControl
6 6 (1.26%) MSI
7 5 (1.05%) AdminStudio
8 4 (0.84%) InstallShield
8 4 (0.84%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.63%) MSBuild
9 3 (0.63%) Selenium
10 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.21%) JIRA
General
1 48 (10.04%) Finance
2 31 (6.49%) Manufacturing
3 30 (6.28%) Marketing
4 28 (5.86%) Legal
5 23 (4.81%) French Language
6 19 (3.97%) Czech Language
7 17 (3.56%) Advertising
8 14 (2.93%) Telecoms
9 11 (2.30%) Law
10 7 (1.46%) Military
11 6 (1.26%) Games
12 5 (1.05%) Electronics
13 4 (0.84%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.84%) Banking
13 4 (0.84%) Retail
14 2 (0.42%) Back Office
15 1 (0.21%) Front Office
15 1 (0.21%) Automotive
15 1 (0.21%) Local Government
15 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 91 (19.04%) Developer
2 82 (17.15%) Analyst
3 69 (14.44%) Consultant
4 54 (11.30%) Support Analyst
5 43 (9.00%) Service Analyst
6 39 (8.16%) Support Engineer
7 38 (7.95%) Microsoft Consultant
8 33 (6.90%) .NET Developer
8 33 (6.90%) Architect
9 26 (5.44%) Software Engineer
10 25 (5.23%) Windows Support Engineer
11 21 (4.39%) C# Developer
11 21 (4.39%) Server Engineer
12 20 (4.18%) Windows Server Engineer
13 19 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
14 18 (3.77%) Server Support
14 18 (3.77%) Server Support Engineer
15 17 (3.56%) Service Desk Analyst
15 17 (3.56%) Support Consultant
16 16 (3.35%) Dynamics AX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (19.04%) .NET
2 63 (13.18%) ASP.NET
3 50 (10.46%) HTML
4 33 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 32 (6.69%) CSS
6 28 (5.86%) Application Packaging
7 27 (5.65%) HTML5
8 26 (5.44%) jQuery
8 26 (5.44%) Web Services
9 20 (4.18%) WCF
10 18 (3.77%) XML
11 17 (3.56%) SOAP
11 17 (3.56%) Silverlight
12 15 (3.14%) CSS3
13 14 (2.93%) WinForms
14 12 (2.51%) COM
14 12 (2.51%) WPF
15 11 (2.30%) .NET Framework
16 10 (2.09%) Ajax
16 10 (2.09%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.86%) Management Information System
2 22 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (2.30%) CLARiiON
4 10 (2.09%) Blackberry
4 10 (2.09%) Celerra
5 8 (1.67%) FlexPod
5 8 (1.67%) Tandem
6 7 (1.46%) Replication
6 7 (1.46%) NHS
7 6 (1.26%) Firmware
8 5 (1.05%) Xbox
9 4 (0.84%) Social Media
9 4 (0.84%) IVR
9 4 (0.84%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.63%) Animation
10 3 (0.63%) New Media
10 3 (0.63%) User Experience
11 2 (0.42%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.42%) Life Science
11 2 (0.42%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 208 (43.51%) Windows
2 76 (15.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 60 (12.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 45 (9.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (8.79%) UNIX
6 35 (7.32%) Windows 7
7 23 (4.81%) Windows 8
8 16 (3.35%) Windows XP
9 10 (2.09%) Linux
10 8 (1.67%) AIX
11 4 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.42%) Android
13 1 (0.21%) VMS
13 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (16.32%) ITIL
2 58 (12.13%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (11.72%) Mentoring
4 46 (9.62%) Project Management
5 41 (8.58%) MVC
6 36 (7.53%) Change Management
7 30 (6.28%) Scrum
7 30 (6.28%) CRM
8 29 (6.07%) E-Commerce
9 28 (5.86%) Supplier Management
10 27 (5.65%) Software Engineering
10 27 (5.65%) TDD
11 26 (5.44%) Incident Management
12 25 (5.23%) Continuous Improvement
13 24 (5.02%) PRINCE2
14 20 (4.18%) Coaching
15 19 (3.97%) Kanban
15 19 (3.97%) DFSS
15 19 (3.97%) Six Sigma
15 19 (3.97%) DMAIC
Programming Languages
1 112 (23.43%) SQL
2 76 (15.90%) C#
3 52 (10.88%) JavaScript
4 23 (4.81%) VB.NET
5 22 (4.60%) T-SQL
6 19 (3.97%) C++
7 17 (3.56%) Python
8 16 (3.35%) VB
9 13 (2.72%) Embedded C++
9 13 (2.72%) C
10 11 (2.30%) PL/SQL
11 10 (2.09%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.88%) Java
13 8 (1.67%) PHP
13 8 (1.67%) Embedded C
13 8 (1.67%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.46%) VB6
15 6 (1.26%) ActionScript
15 6 (1.26%) VBScript
16 1 (0.21%) Perl
Qualifications
1 79 (16.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (13.81%) MCSE
3 61 (12.76%) Degree
4 41 (8.58%) Citrix Certification
5 38 (7.95%) CCA
6 36 (7.53%) MCP
7 28 (5.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 27 (5.65%) MCTS
8 27 (5.65%) MCITP
9 25 (5.23%) Security Cleared
10 22 (4.60%) CCEE
11 19 (3.97%) PMP
11 19 (3.97%) PMI Certification
11 19 (3.97%) MBA
11 19 (3.97%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 19 (3.97%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 18 (3.77%) NCDA
12 18 (3.77%) NCIE
12 18 (3.77%) VTSP
12 18 (3.77%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.11%) SLA
2 6 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.05%) QA
4 2 (0.42%) WAI
4 2 (0.42%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 115 (24.06%) Active Directory
2 76 (15.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (11.51%) XenDesktop
4 53 (11.09%) Hyper-V
5 27 (5.65%) XenApp
6 23 (4.81%) Microsoft App-V
7 21 (4.39%) vSphere
8 20 (4.18%) vCloud
9 17 (3.56%) XenServer
10 10 (2.09%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
12 1 (0.21%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 38 (7.95%) SCCM
2 22 (4.60%) SCOM
3 15 (3.14%) SCVMM
4 10 (2.09%) SCDPM
5 8 (1.67%) AppDNA
6 3 (0.63%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.42%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.42%) SCSM
7 2 (0.42%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.21%) Foglight
8 1 (0.21%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 123 (25.73%) VMware
2 102 (21.34%) Citrix
3 53 (11.09%) Cisco
4 48 (10.04%) HP
5 36 (7.53%) NetApp
6 30 (6.28%) IBM
7 29 (6.07%) Oracle
8 21 (4.39%) EMC
9 19 (3.97%) Minitab
10 12 (2.51%) Remedy
11 11 (2.30%) Adobe
12 10 (2.09%) Riverbed
12 10 (2.09%) 3PAR
12 10 (2.09%) ServiceNow
13 8 (1.67%) Apple
13 8 (1.67%) AppSense
14 7 (1.46%) Symantec
14 7 (1.46%) Pega
15 6 (1.26%) Veeam
15 6 (1.26%) Twitter
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
IT MOB
Salary: From £20,000 to £33,000 per annum +Benefits (Pension, Life Assurance,
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
IT MOB
Salary: From £20,000 to £33,000 per annum + Benefits (Pension, Life Assurance,
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000 per annum + car allowance, pension..
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + pension, private HC
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, Yorkshire
Capita
Salary: Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum dependant on level of experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health, Life
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £16k - 20k per year + Car Allowance/Works Vehicle
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Charlotte James Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago