The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South Yorkshire region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 234 125 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 25.55% 16.89% 19.07%
As % of the Vendors category 52.47% 37.09% 43.84%
Number of salaries quoted 195 111 124
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £20,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
446 337 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 48.69% 45.54% 43.50%
Number of salaries quoted 386 293 299
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Yorkshire

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +5 177 £35,000 +7.69% 24
Doncaster -4 16 £28,750 +27.12% 5
Barnsley +3 15 £48,550 +155.52% 2
Rotherham +6 6 £23,750 +11.15% 2
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 237 (49.58%) Windows
2 194 (40.59%) MS Excel
3 139 (29.08%) VMware
4 124 (25.94%) SQL Server
5 120 (25.10%) Active Directory
6 106 (22.18%) SQL
7 96 (20.08%) .NET
8 94 (19.67%) Citrix
9 93 (19.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 92 (19.25%) MS Office
11 87 (18.20%) Microsoft Certification
12 84 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 81 (16.95%) C#
14 74 (15.48%) ITIL
15 69 (14.44%) Windows Server 2003
16 67 (14.02%) MCSE
17 62 (12.97%) HP
18 60 (12.55%) Degree
19 54 (11.30%) Finance
20 53 (11.09%) ASP.NET
21 49 (10.25%) MS Exchange
22 46 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
23 45 (9.41%) SQL Server 2008
24 42 (8.79%) JavaScript
25 41 (8.58%) Web Services
25 41 (8.58%) CRM
25 41 (8.58%) Project Management
26 40 (8.37%) DNS
26 40 (8.37%) SAN
26 40 (8.37%) Windows 7

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 49 (10.25%) MS Exchange
2 37 (7.74%) SharePoint
3 32 (6.69%) Lync
4 28 (5.86%) IIS
5 20 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
8 17 (3.56%) Apache
9 12 (2.51%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (2.51%) WebSphere
9 12 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (2.30%) MQSeries
11 5 (1.05%) CMS
12 4 (0.84%) Office Communications Server
13 3 (0.63%) Node.js
14 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.42%) SAS
15 1 (0.21%) nginx
Applications
1 194 (40.59%) MS Excel
2 92 (19.25%) MS Office
3 11 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.09%) Adobe Captivate
5 6 (1.26%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.05%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.84%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.63%) QuarkXPress
8 3 (0.63%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.63%) MS Project
9 2 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 31 (6.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (5.86%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.21%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.67%) Office 365
3 6 (1.26%) IaaS
4 4 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.84%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.63%) ElastiCache
5 3 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.21%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 40 (8.37%) DNS
1 40 (8.37%) SAN
2 32 (6.69%) TCP/IP
3 24 (5.02%) DHCP
4 22 (4.60%) Internet
5 20 (4.18%) NetScaler
6 18 (3.77%) Firewall
7 14 (2.93%) LAN
8 12 (2.51%) WAN
9 11 (2.30%) Unified Communications
10 8 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (1.67%) WAAS
11 7 (1.46%) NAS
11 7 (1.46%) Wireless
12 6 (1.26%) VPN
13 5 (1.05%) PBX
13 5 (1.05%) IP Telephony
14 3 (0.63%) WLAN
15 2 (0.42%) ATM
16 1 (0.21%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (25.94%) SQL Server
2 45 (9.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (6.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (4.18%) Relational Database
5 18 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (3.14%) Oracle Database
8 13 (2.72%) RDBMS
9 12 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (2.09%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (1.46%) MySQL
12 7 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.63%) OLAP
14 3 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.63%) Oracle9i Database
14 3 (0.63%) MS Access
14 3 (0.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 24 (5.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (4.81%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.46%) MSI
3 7 (1.46%) Subversion
4 5 (1.05%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (1.05%) AdminStudio
4 5 (1.05%) NUnit
4 5 (1.05%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.84%) InstallShield
6 3 (0.63%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (0.63%) MSBuild
6 3 (0.63%) Selenium
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.21%) MorphX
8 1 (0.21%) JIRA
General
1 54 (11.30%) Finance
2 28 (5.86%) Manufacturing
3 27 (5.65%) Legal
4 23 (4.81%) French Language
5 22 (4.60%) Marketing
6 16 (3.35%) Czech Language
6 16 (3.35%) Advertising
7 13 (2.72%) Telecoms
8 11 (2.30%) Law
9 7 (1.46%) Local Government
10 6 (1.26%) Games
10 6 (1.26%) Military
11 5 (1.05%) Back Office
12 4 (0.84%) Electronics
12 4 (0.84%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.84%) Banking
12 4 (0.84%) Retail
13 2 (0.42%) Billing
13 2 (0.42%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.21%) German Language
Job Titles
1 91 (19.04%) Developer
2 72 (15.06%) Consultant
3 64 (13.39%) Analyst
4 45 (9.41%) Support Engineer
5 37 (7.74%) Support Analyst
6 35 (7.32%) Microsoft Consultant
7 29 (6.07%) Windows Support Engineer
8 28 (5.86%) .NET Developer
9 27 (5.65%) Service Analyst
10 25 (5.23%) Architect
11 24 (5.02%) C# Developer
12 22 (4.60%) Server Engineer
13 21 (4.39%) Software Engineer
14 20 (4.18%) Windows Server Engineer
15 19 (3.97%) Deployment Engineer
15 19 (3.97%) IT Support
16 18 (3.77%) Server Support Engineer
16 18 (3.77%) Server Support
16 18 (3.77%) Service Desk Analyst
17 17 (3.56%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (20.08%) .NET
2 53 (11.09%) ASP.NET
3 41 (8.58%) Web Services
4 36 (7.53%) HTML
5 31 (6.49%) Application Packaging
6 25 (5.23%) CSS
7 24 (5.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (4.60%) WCF
9 19 (3.97%) .NET Framework
9 19 (3.97%) jQuery
10 18 (3.77%) HTML5
10 18 (3.77%) WPF
10 18 (3.77%) WinForms
11 17 (3.56%) SOAP
12 15 (3.14%) XML
13 14 (2.93%) Silverlight
14 12 (2.51%) CSS3
15 9 (1.88%) REST
16 8 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 7 (1.46%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (2.30%) Clustering
2 10 (2.09%) Management Information System
2 10 (2.09%) Blackberry
3 9 (1.88%) Firmware
3 9 (1.88%) Social Media
4 7 (1.46%) Client/Server
5 6 (1.26%) Replication
6 5 (1.05%) CLARiiON
6 5 (1.05%) Tandem
6 5 (1.05%) Xbox
7 4 (0.84%) FlexPod
7 4 (0.84%) Celerra
7 4 (0.84%) IVR
7 4 (0.84%) CESG
8 3 (0.63%) Statistics
8 3 (0.63%) Animation
8 3 (0.63%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.63%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.63%) New Media
9 2 (0.42%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 237 (49.58%) Windows
2 93 (19.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 69 (14.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 46 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (8.37%) Windows 7
6 26 (5.44%) Windows XP
7 23 (4.81%) UNIX
8 19 (3.97%) Windows 8
9 16 (3.35%) Linux
10 8 (1.67%) AIX
11 4 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.42%) VMS
12 2 (0.42%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.21%) Solaris
13 1 (0.21%) Debian
13 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.21%) Android
13 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (15.48%) ITIL
2 41 (8.58%) CRM
2 41 (8.58%) Project Management
3 36 (7.53%) Change Management
4 29 (6.07%) Scrum
4 29 (6.07%) TDD
5 28 (5.86%) MVC
6 25 (5.23%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (4.60%) PRINCE2
8 21 (4.39%) Software Engineering
8 21 (4.39%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (3.97%) ERP
9 19 (3.97%) Practice Management
10 18 (3.77%) Software Architecture
11 17 (3.56%) System Testing
12 16 (3.35%) Kanban
12 16 (3.35%) Validation
12 16 (3.35%) DMAIC
12 16 (3.35%) DFSS
12 16 (3.35%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 106 (22.18%) SQL
2 81 (16.95%) C#
3 42 (8.79%) JavaScript
4 20 (4.18%) T-SQL
4 20 (4.18%) VB.NET
5 19 (3.97%) C++
6 18 (3.77%) Python
7 15 (3.14%) C
8 13 (2.72%) VB
8 13 (2.72%) Embedded C++
9 11 (2.30%) PL/SQL
10 9 (1.88%) VBScript
10 9 (1.88%) Java
11 8 (1.67%) PHP
11 8 (1.67%) Embedded C
11 8 (1.67%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.46%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.84%) VBA
14 3 (0.63%) VB6
15 2 (0.42%) Perl
Qualifications
1 87 (18.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 67 (14.02%) MCSE
3 60 (12.55%) Degree
4 39 (8.16%) MCP
5 30 (6.28%) Citrix Certification
6 29 (6.07%) MCITP
7 27 (5.65%) CCA
8 23 (4.81%) MCTS
9 22 (4.60%) Security Cleared
10 18 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 18 (3.77%) CCEE
11 17 (3.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 17 (3.56%) PMP
11 17 (3.56%) PMI Certification
12 16 (3.35%) MBA
12 16 (3.35%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
12 16 (3.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 14 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (2.30%) CCEA
15 10 (2.09%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (7.74%) SLA
2 9 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.84%) QA
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 120 (25.10%) Active Directory
2 84 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (8.16%) XenDesktop
4 37 (7.74%) Hyper-V
5 26 (5.44%) vSphere
6 24 (5.02%) XenApp
7 22 (4.60%) VMware ESX
8 20 (4.18%) Microsoft App-V
9 19 (3.97%) XenServer
9 19 (3.97%) vCloud
10 2 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.42%) Squid
Systems Management
1 40 (8.37%) SCCM
2 26 (5.44%) SCOM
3 11 (2.30%) SCVMM
4 10 (2.09%) SCDPM
5 6 (1.26%) AppDNA
6 4 (0.84%) OPNET
7 3 (0.63%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.42%) Foglight
9 1 (0.21%) MOM
9 1 (0.21%) Nagios
9 1 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 139 (29.08%) VMware
2 94 (19.67%) Citrix
3 62 (12.97%) HP
4 38 (7.95%) Cisco
5 33 (6.90%) IBM
6 29 (6.07%) Oracle
7 23 (4.81%) NetApp
8 16 (3.35%) Minitab
9 15 (3.14%) Riverbed
10 12 (2.51%) Adobe
11 11 (2.30%) EMC
12 10 (2.09%) Remedy
12 10 (2.09%) Veeam
12 10 (2.09%) ServiceNow
13 8 (1.67%) Symantec
13 8 (1.67%) AppSense
14 7 (1.46%) Apple
14 7 (1.46%) Dell
14 7 (1.46%) Pega
15 6 (1.26%) Twitter
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £26k - 28k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, travel allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnsley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £9.00 - £12.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary on application
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oasis Academy
Salary: From £15,882 to £17,333 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago