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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 3 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 258 172 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 25.00% 23.31% 16.40%
As % of the Vendors category 51.50% 53.92% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 227 143 130
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £20,650 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
501 319 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 48.55% 43.22% 49.84%
Number of salaries quoted 420 256 411
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +6 187 £35,000 - 23
Rotherham +3 26 £41,875 +52.27% 7
Doncaster -1 20 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Barnsley -3 9 £37,500 -6.83% 2
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 198 (49.50%) MS Excel
2 197 (49.25%) Windows
3 116 (29.00%) .NET
4 115 (28.75%) SQL
5 97 (24.25%) VMware
5 97 (24.25%) SQL Server
6 93 (23.25%) C#
7 85 (21.25%) CRM
7 85 (21.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 78 (19.50%) Active Directory
9 77 (19.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 75 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
11 67 (16.75%) ITIL
12 62 (15.50%) SharePoint
13 61 (15.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 57 (14.25%) Windows Server 2003
15 52 (13.00%) MS Office
16 48 (12.00%) Web Services
17 47 (11.75%) SQL Server 2008
17 47 (11.75%) VMware Infrastructure
18 46 (11.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 46 (11.50%) ASP.NET
18 46 (11.50%) MS Exchange
19 43 (10.75%) JavaScript
20 42 (10.50%) Citrix
21 41 (10.25%) SAN
21 41 (10.25%) IIS
22 40 (10.00%) MCSE
22 40 (10.00%) HP
23 39 (9.75%) TCP/IP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 62 (15.50%) SharePoint
2 46 (11.50%) MS Exchange
3 41 (10.25%) IIS
4 23 (5.75%) BizTalk Server
5 21 (5.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (4.25%) Lync
7 15 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (2.75%) Apache
9 9 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (2.00%) MQSeries
10 8 (2.00%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (1.50%) CMS
13 5 (1.25%) Office Communications Server
14 4 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (1.00%) SAS
15 3 (0.75%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.75%) Node.js
16 2 (0.50%) Moodle
16 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 198 (49.50%) MS Excel
2 52 (13.00%) MS Office
3 10 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.00%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.50%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.00%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.50%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.25%) MS Project
8 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 75 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (3.75%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.75%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.25%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.25%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.50%) Office 365
5 2 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.50%) SaaS
5 2 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.50%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 41 (10.25%) SAN
2 39 (9.75%) TCP/IP
3 29 (7.25%) DNS
4 28 (7.00%) LAN
5 25 (6.25%) WAN
6 23 (5.75%) Firewall
7 22 (5.50%) Internet
8 19 (4.75%) DHCP
9 15 (3.75%) VPN
10 10 (2.50%) NAS
11 7 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (1.75%) Cisco PIX
11 7 (1.75%) Network Security
11 7 (1.75%) Wireless
11 7 (1.75%) NetScaler
12 6 (1.50%) PBX
13 5 (1.25%) Unified Communications
14 4 (1.00%) VoIP
14 4 (1.00%) WLAN
15 3 (0.75%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (24.25%) SQL Server
2 61 (15.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 47 (11.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 46 (11.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
5 30 (7.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 28 (7.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (4.50%) Relational Database
8 13 (3.25%) Oracle Database
9 11 (2.75%) MySQL
10 10 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
10 10 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (2.25%) RDBMS
11 9 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (2.00%) OLAP
13 6 (1.50%) Oracle9i Database
14 4 (1.00%) ZAP BI
14 4 (1.00%) Data Mining
14 4 (1.00%) QlikView
15 3 (0.75%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 34 (8.50%) Visual Studio
2 28 (7.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.25%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.50%) MSI
5 2 (0.50%) Subversion
6 1 (0.25%) MorphX
6 1 (0.25%) JIRA
6 1 (0.25%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.25%) AdminStudio
General
1 23 (5.75%) Finance
2 18 (4.50%) Local Government
2 18 (4.50%) Marketing
3 17 (4.25%) Back Office
3 17 (4.25%) Legal
4 15 (3.75%) Advertising
5 12 (3.00%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.75%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.00%) French Language
8 6 (1.50%) Billing
9 5 (1.25%) Military
9 5 (1.25%) Electronics
9 5 (1.25%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.75%) Czech Language
11 2 (0.50%) Law
12 1 (0.25%) Banking
12 1 (0.25%) Retail
12 1 (0.25%) German Language
12 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 101 (25.25%) Developer
2 40 (10.00%) Analyst
3 33 (8.25%) Support Engineer
4 31 (7.75%) Consultant
5 26 (6.50%) CRM Developer
6 23 (5.75%) DBA
7 20 (5.00%) Windows Support Engineer
7 20 (5.00%) C# Developer
7 20 (5.00%) SQL DBA
8 18 (4.50%) Server Engineer
8 18 (4.50%) .NET Developer
9 17 (4.25%) Architect
9 17 (4.25%) Server Support
10 16 (4.00%) Administrator
10 16 (4.00%) Server Support Engineer
11 15 (3.75%) Windows Server Engineer
11 15 (3.75%) Support Analyst
12 14 (3.50%) IT Support
12 14 (3.50%) Service Analyst
12 14 (3.50%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (29.00%) .NET
2 48 (12.00%) Web Services
3 46 (11.50%) ASP.NET
4 29 (7.25%) .NET Framework
5 27 (6.75%) WCF
6 25 (6.25%) SOAP
7 20 (5.00%) REST
7 20 (5.00%) HTML
8 18 (4.50%) WinForms
8 18 (4.50%) WPF
9 17 (4.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 16 (4.00%) CSS
11 14 (3.50%) XML
12 12 (3.00%) jQuery
13 11 (2.75%) HTML5
14 10 (2.50%) Application Packaging
14 10 (2.50%) MDX
15 9 (2.25%) COM
15 9 (2.25%) CSS3
15 9 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.75%) Clustering
2 13 (3.25%) Social Media
3 11 (2.75%) Blackberry
4 8 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.75%) Statistics
5 7 (1.75%) Firmware
6 6 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.50%) Mathematics
6 6 (1.50%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.50%) PKI
7 4 (1.00%) IVR
7 4 (1.00%) Replication
7 4 (1.00%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.00%) CESG
8 3 (0.75%) Chip and PIN
9 2 (0.50%) Open Source
9 2 (0.50%) TRADACOMS
9 2 (0.50%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.50%) DTV
9 2 (0.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 197 (49.25%) Windows
2 85 (21.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 57 (14.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 36 (9.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (6.50%) Windows XP
6 24 (6.00%) Linux
7 20 (5.00%) Windows 7
8 14 (3.50%) UNIX
9 7 (1.75%) AIX
10 6 (1.50%) Solaris
11 5 (1.25%) Windows 2000
12 4 (1.00%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.00%) VMS
13 3 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.50%) Fedora
14 2 (0.50%) SUSE
14 2 (0.50%) HPUX
14 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.25%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (21.25%) CRM
2 67 (16.75%) ITIL
3 34 (8.50%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (8.25%) Project Management
5 32 (8.00%) TDD
6 25 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (6.00%) Change Management
8 20 (5.00%) Workflow
8 20 (5.00%) SOA
9 19 (4.75%) ERP
9 19 (4.75%) Performance Tuning
10 18 (4.50%) Scrum
11 17 (4.25%) Analytics
11 17 (4.25%) BDD
12 16 (4.00%) Automation Testing
12 16 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 16 (4.00%) Test Scripting
13 14 (3.50%) High Availability
13 14 (3.50%) Validation
14 13 (3.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 115 (28.75%) SQL
2 93 (23.25%) C#
3 43 (10.75%) JavaScript
4 19 (4.75%) T-SQL
5 12 (3.00%) PHP
6 9 (2.25%) Java
7 8 (2.00%) PL/SQL
7 8 (2.00%) VB.NET
8 7 (1.75%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.25%) VBScript
9 5 (1.25%) Perl
10 4 (1.00%) VBA
11 3 (0.75%) VB
11 3 (0.75%) C
11 3 (0.75%) Delphi
11 3 (0.75%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.50%) C++
12 2 (0.50%) Python
12 2 (0.50%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 77 (19.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (10.00%) MCSE
3 36 (9.00%) Degree
4 25 (6.25%) MCP
5 23 (5.75%) MCITP
6 15 (3.75%) MCTS
7 12 (3.00%) Security Cleared
8 11 (2.75%) MCSA
9 9 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.50%) CCNA
11 4 (1.00%) ISEB
11 4 (1.00%) PMP
11 4 (1.00%) PMI Certification
11 4 (1.00%) MOS
12 3 (0.75%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
12 3 (0.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 3 (0.75%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.75%) CISSP
12 3 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.75%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.50%) SLA
2 12 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.75%) QA
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 78 (19.50%) Active Directory
2 47 (11.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (6.75%) VMware ESX
4 15 (3.75%) vSphere
5 13 (3.25%) XenServer
6 11 (2.75%) XenApp
6 11 (2.75%) vCloud
7 6 (1.50%) Hyper-V
8 4 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.75%) Squid
9 3 (0.75%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.50%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.25%) Postfix
11 1 (0.25%) Samba
11 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 29 (7.25%) SCCM
2 17 (4.25%) SCOM
3 8 (2.00%) SCDPM
4 2 (0.50%) Foglight
4 2 (0.50%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.50%) Nagios
4 2 (0.50%) MOM
4 2 (0.50%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.25%) OpenView
5 1 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.25%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.25%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.25%) SCSM
Vendors
1 97 (24.25%) VMware
2 42 (10.50%) Citrix
3 40 (10.00%) HP
4 26 (6.50%) IBM
5 24 (6.00%) Oracle
6 23 (5.75%) Cisco
7 15 (3.75%) Siebel
7 15 (3.75%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (2.75%) Riverbed
9 10 (2.50%) Websense
9 10 (2.50%) NetSuite
10 9 (2.25%) Dell
11 8 (2.00%) Veeam
11 8 (2.00%) Symantec
11 8 (2.00%) JBoss
11 8 (2.00%) Avaya
12 7 (1.75%) Remedy
13 6 (1.50%) Hitwise
13 6 (1.50%) BT
13 6 (1.50%) OPNET
South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus,Pension,Car Allowance,Homebased
Posted: 20 hours ago
Barnsley, Yorkshire
The SmartList
Posted: 22 hours ago
Doncaster, Yorkshire
The SmartList
Posted: 22 hours ago
Rotherham, Yorkshire
The SmartList
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £neg depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Footprint Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus great company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Shelter
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
The SmartList
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Hyphen
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Hyphen
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Thales
Posted: 6 days ago
Rotherham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Rotherham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago