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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 153 228 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 15.94% 25.56% 22.66%
As % of the Vendors category 33.77% 56.30% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 138 207 138
Average salary £30,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.49% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
453 405 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 47.19% 45.40% 43.54%
Number of salaries quoted 370 347 275
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,550 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 -6 133 £30,000 -14.28% 15
Doncaster -14 16 £31,250 -16.66%
Rotherham +1 3 £37,500 +20.96% 2
Barnsley -11 2 £32,500 -41.75%
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 138 (41.57%) Windows
2 129 (38.86%) MS Excel
3 126 (37.95%) SQL Server
4 123 (37.05%) SQL
5 100 (30.12%) .NET
6 92 (27.71%) C#
7 78 (23.49%) ASP.NET
7 78 (23.49%) Agile Software Development
8 77 (23.19%) VMware
9 68 (20.48%) MS Office
10 64 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
11 63 (18.98%) Citrix
12 62 (18.67%) Active Directory
13 57 (17.17%) Microsoft Certification
14 51 (15.36%) MVC
15 49 (14.76%) Windows Server 2008
16 48 (14.46%) ITIL
17 47 (14.16%) HTML
17 47 (14.16%) SAN
18 46 (13.86%) Finance
19 43 (12.95%) SLA
20 42 (12.65%) JavaScript
21 41 (12.35%) SQL Server 2005
22 40 (12.05%) CSS
23 39 (11.75%) Windows Server 2012
24 38 (11.45%) jQuery
25 34 (10.24%) ERP
25 34 (10.24%) Degree
25 34 (10.24%) vSphere
26 33 (9.94%) Change Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 24 (7.23%) MS Exchange
1 24 (7.23%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.42%) Lync
3 16 (4.82%) IIS
4 15 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.20%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.20%) CMS
9 1 (0.30%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.30%) JBoss
9 1 (0.30%) Apache
9 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.30%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.30%) WordPress
9 1 (0.30%) Kentico
Applications
1 129 (38.86%) MS Excel
2 68 (20.48%) MS Office
3 7 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.51%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.20%) MS Project
6 3 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.60%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.60%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.30%) InDesign
8 1 (0.30%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.30%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.30%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 32 (9.64%) Dynamics NAV
2 20 (6.02%) Pegasus Opera
2 20 (6.02%) SAP Business One
2 20 (6.02%) Sage 200
3 12 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.20%) MFGPRO
5 1 (0.30%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.30%) assyst
5 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.23%) Office 365
2 23 (6.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (6.63%) SaaS
4 13 (3.92%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (14.16%) SAN
2 19 (5.72%) NAS
2 19 (5.72%) LAN
3 18 (5.42%) WAN
4 16 (4.82%) Unified Communications
5 15 (4.52%) TCP/IP
6 12 (3.61%) Firewall
7 10 (3.01%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (2.11%) VPN
9 4 (1.20%) DNS
10 2 (0.60%) Network Security
10 2 (0.60%) Wireless
11 1 (0.30%) IPsec
11 1 (0.30%) Broadband
11 1 (0.30%) VoIP
11 1 (0.30%) Internet
11 1 (0.30%) MPLS
11 1 (0.30%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.30%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.30%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (37.95%) SQL Server
2 41 (12.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 27 (8.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (5.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (4.22%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (2.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.41%) Oracle Database
8 8 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (2.41%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (2.41%) MySQL
9 6 (1.81%) Oracle9i Database
10 5 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.20%) OLAP
11 4 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (1.20%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.90%) OLTP
12 3 (0.90%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Power View
13 1 (0.30%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 21 (6.33%) Visual Studio
2 17 (5.12%) NUnit
3 15 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (3.92%) Rhino Mocks
5 10 (3.01%) CppUnit
6 8 (2.41%) MSTest
6 8 (2.41%) Selenium
7 4 (1.20%) SpecFlow
7 4 (1.20%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.20%) Moq
8 2 (0.60%) JIRA
8 2 (0.60%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.30%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.30%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.30%) TestComplete
General
1 46 (13.86%) Finance
2 31 (9.34%) Manufacturing
3 20 (6.02%) Retail
4 11 (3.31%) Banking
5 9 (2.71%) Financial Institution
6 8 (2.41%) Marketing
7 7 (2.11%) Legal
7 7 (2.11%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.51%) Electronics
9 3 (0.90%) Games
10 2 (0.60%) Military
10 2 (0.60%) Advertising
11 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.30%) Law
11 1 (0.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 117 (35.24%) Developer
2 48 (14.46%) .NET Developer
3 40 (12.05%) Analyst
4 38 (11.45%) Consultant
5 24 (7.23%) Implementation Consultant
6 20 (6.02%) ERP Consultant
6 20 (6.02%) ERP Implementation Consultant
7 19 (5.72%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (5.72%) C# Developer
8 18 (5.42%) Support Engineer
9 17 (5.12%) Solutions Architect
9 17 (5.12%) Architect
10 16 (4.82%) SQL Developer
10 16 (4.82%) Server Engineer
10 16 (4.82%) Windows Server Engineer
11 15 (4.52%) Web Developer
12 14 (4.22%) Software Developer
12 14 (4.22%) Service Analyst
12 14 (4.22%) Service Desk Analyst
13 12 (3.61%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (30.12%) .NET
2 78 (23.49%) ASP.NET
3 47 (14.16%) HTML
4 40 (12.05%) CSS
5 38 (11.45%) jQuery
6 26 (7.83%) XML
7 25 (7.53%) HTML5
7 25 (7.53%) WCF
8 23 (6.93%) CSS3
8 23 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (6.33%) Web Services
10 19 (5.72%) Ajax
11 13 (3.92%) Castle Windsor
11 13 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (3.61%) RESTful
13 11 (3.31%) Silverlight
14 10 (3.01%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 10 (3.01%) WPF
14 10 (3.01%) .NET Framework
14 10 (3.01%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.43%) Management Information System
2 25 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.42%) NHS
4 10 (3.01%) Algorithms
5 9 (2.71%) Tandem
5 9 (2.71%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.41%) Clustering
7 5 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (1.20%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.20%) Statistics
8 4 (1.20%) Replication
9 3 (0.90%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.90%) FlexPod
9 3 (0.90%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.60%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.60%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.30%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.30%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 138 (41.57%) Windows
2 49 (14.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (11.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (9.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (5.72%) Linux
6 15 (4.52%) Windows 8
6 15 (4.52%) Windows 7
7 12 (3.61%) UNIX
8 8 (2.41%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.90%) AIX
9 3 (0.90%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.60%) Android
10 2 (0.60%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.60%) Solaris
11 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.30%) VMS
11 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (23.49%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (15.36%) MVC
3 48 (14.46%) ITIL
4 34 (10.24%) ERP
5 33 (9.94%) Change Management
6 24 (7.23%) Scrum
7 21 (6.33%) Migration
8 20 (6.02%) GAP Analysis
8 20 (6.02%) Business Analysis
8 20 (6.02%) TDD
8 20 (6.02%) High Availability
9 18 (5.42%) Project Management
10 17 (5.12%) Mentoring
11 16 (4.82%) Waterfall
12 15 (4.52%) Software Engineering
12 15 (4.52%) Content Management
12 15 (4.52%) TOGAF
12 15 (4.52%) Enterprise Architecture
13 14 (4.22%) PRINCE2
13 14 (4.22%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 123 (37.05%) SQL
2 92 (27.71%) C#
3 42 (12.65%) JavaScript
4 21 (6.33%) T-SQL
5 16 (4.82%) PowerShell
6 14 (4.22%) C
7 12 (3.61%) Java
8 10 (3.01%) C++
9 8 (2.41%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.51%) VB
11 4 (1.20%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.90%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.60%) VB6
13 2 (0.60%) PHP
13 2 (0.60%) VBA
14 1 (0.30%) VBScript
14 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 57 (17.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (10.24%) Degree
3 12 (3.61%) MCSA
4 11 (3.31%) MCP
4 11 (3.31%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (1.51%) MCSE
6 5 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.51%) MOS
7 4 (1.20%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.20%) ISEB
7 4 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.90%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.60%) MCITP
9 2 (0.60%) MCSD
9 2 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.30%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.30%) HND
10 1 (0.30%) CCA
10 1 (0.30%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (12.95%) SLA
2 4 (1.20%) QA
3 2 (0.60%) HL7
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 64 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (18.67%) Active Directory
3 34 (10.24%) vSphere
4 30 (9.04%) XenApp
5 24 (7.23%) Hyper-V
6 22 (6.63%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (5.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 17 (5.12%) XenDesktop
9 12 (3.61%) vCloud
9 12 (3.61%) VMware ESX
10 9 (2.71%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.30%) Firmware
11 1 (0.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (6.93%) SCCM
2 22 (6.63%) SCOM
3 21 (6.33%) SCVMM
4 19 (5.72%) vMotion
5 6 (1.81%) Opsview
5 6 (1.81%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.30%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.30%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 77 (23.19%) VMware
2 63 (18.98%) Citrix
3 28 (8.43%) Sage
4 23 (6.93%) SAP
5 21 (6.33%) CommVault
6 20 (6.02%) Pegasus
7 18 (5.42%) Cisco
8 11 (3.31%) Oracle
8 11 (3.31%) NetApp
9 9 (2.71%) IBM
9 9 (2.71%) Tieto
10 8 (2.41%) HP
11 7 (2.11%) Symantec
12 6 (1.81%) Kaspersky
12 6 (1.81%) Websense
12 6 (1.81%) CheckPoint
13 5 (1.51%) Apple
14 4 (1.20%) Pega
15 3 (0.90%) Red Hat
15 3 (0.90%) Telerik
Rotherham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 50 minutes ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pension, private HC
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, life insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £31 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Co-operative Systems
Salary: From £27,000 to £37,000 per annum Competitive (DOE) plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
Gold Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Premier Engineering
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Gold Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + bonus, car all, pension, mob, lap
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car + Bonus Scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, bupa health care
Posted: 22 days ago