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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 9 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 115 180 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 15.11% 17.14% 25.32%
As % of the Vendors category 38.85% 38.05% 55.17%
Number of salaries quoted 111 159 211
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
296 473 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 38.90% 45.05% 45.89%
Number of salaries quoted 268 388 356
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,150 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 -2 84 £40,000 +26.98% 7
Doncaster +6 13 £23,500 -32.85% 2
Rotherham 0 13 £29,500 -21.33% 6
Barnsley +4 4 £19,500 -40.00%
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 95 (46.57%) MS Excel
2 89 (43.63%) Windows
3 75 (36.76%) SQL Server
4 71 (34.80%) VMware
5 67 (32.84%) .NET
6 55 (26.96%) SQL
6 55 (26.96%) Active Directory
7 37 (18.14%) Windows Server
8 35 (17.16%) Oracle
8 35 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (15.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 30 (14.71%) .NET Framework
10 30 (14.71%) C#
11 28 (13.73%) MS Office
11 28 (13.73%) Finance
12 27 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
13 26 (12.75%) Performance Tuning
13 26 (12.75%) VMware Infrastructure
13 26 (12.75%) ASP.NET
13 26 (12.75%) HTML
14 25 (12.25%) JavaScript
14 25 (12.25%) DNS
15 24 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
16 23 (11.27%) PowerShell
17 22 (10.78%) Linux
18 20 (9.80%) Banking
18 20 (9.80%) Informix
18 20 (9.80%) CRM
18 20 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 19 (9.31%) Oracle Database 11g

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 16 (7.84%) JBoss
1 16 (7.84%) MS Exchange
2 15 (7.35%) WebLogic
2 15 (7.35%) WebSphere
2 15 (7.35%) WebSphere Application Server
3 14 (6.86%) CloudStack
4 11 (5.39%) IIS
5 9 (4.41%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.45%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.98%) CMS
8 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 95 (46.57%) MS Excel
2 28 (13.73%) MS Office
3 9 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.96%) Acrobat
5 3 (1.47%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.49%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.49%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (5.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (3.92%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (3.43%) Pegasus Opera
5 4 (1.96%) Dynamics GP
5 4 (1.96%) Summit
6 1 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.25%) DNS
2 10 (4.90%) SAN
2 10 (4.90%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.92%) Firewall
3 8 (3.92%) VoIP
4 7 (3.43%) Wireless
5 6 (2.94%) Network Security
5 6 (2.94%) WAN
6 5 (2.45%) LAN
6 5 (2.45%) VPN
7 4 (1.96%) DHCP
8 3 (1.47%) Internet
8 3 (1.47%) MPLS
8 3 (1.47%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.98%) LTE
9 2 (0.98%) Skype
9 2 (0.98%) WLAN
10 1 (0.49%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.49%) OSPF
10 1 (0.49%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (36.76%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.80%) Informix
2 20 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (9.31%) Oracle Database
3 19 (9.31%) Oracle Database 11g
3 19 (9.31%) Oracle Database 12c
3 19 (9.31%) Oracle9i Database
4 17 (8.33%) MySQL
5 16 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (7.35%) Oracle Database 10g
6 15 (7.35%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.96%) Power BI
9 4 (1.96%) QlikView
9 4 (1.96%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.47%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 15 (7.35%) Oracle Forms
2 13 (6.37%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.43%) MSI
3 7 (3.43%) Subversion
3 7 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.47%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.49%) MorphX
General
1 28 (13.73%) Finance
2 20 (9.80%) Banking
3 8 (3.92%) Legal
4 7 (3.43%) Retail
5 6 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.47%) French Language
7 2 (0.98%) Law
7 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.49%) Back Office
8 1 (0.49%) Games
8 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (24.02%) Analyst
2 43 (21.08%) Developer
3 27 (13.24%) Consultant
4 25 (12.25%) .NET Developer
5 24 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
6 21 (10.29%) SQL Developer
7 20 (9.80%) Support Analyst
8 19 (9.31%) C# Developer
9 15 (7.35%) IT Support
10 14 (6.86%) .NET Software Developer
10 14 (6.86%) AWS Engineer
10 14 (6.86%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (6.86%) Cloud Engineer
10 14 (6.86%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (6.86%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 14 (6.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (6.37%) ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (6.37%) SQL Server Developer
11 13 (6.37%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (32.84%) .NET
2 30 (14.71%) .NET Framework
3 26 (12.75%) ASP.NET
3 26 (12.75%) HTML
4 18 (8.82%) Web Services
5 13 (6.37%) HTML5
6 12 (5.88%) jQuery
7 11 (5.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (4.90%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 6 (2.94%) CSS
11 4 (1.96%) AngularJS
11 4 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (1.96%) SOAP
11 4 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (1.47%) Ajax
12 3 (1.47%) Ruby on Rails
13 2 (0.98%) CSS3
13 2 (0.98%) WCF
13 2 (0.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.35%) PKI
3 8 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.43%) Client/Server
4 7 (3.43%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.45%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.45%) NHS
6 4 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.47%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.47%) iPad
8 2 (0.98%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.98%) iPhone
8 2 (0.98%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.49%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.49%) Statistics
9 1 (0.49%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 89 (43.63%) Windows
2 37 (18.14%) Windows Server
3 31 (15.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (10.78%) Linux
6 19 (9.31%) Solaris
7 14 (6.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (6.86%) Unix
8 8 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.94%) AIX
9 6 (2.94%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.98%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (12.75%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (9.80%) CRM
4 17 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (8.33%) ITIL
5 15 (7.35%) MVC
5 15 (7.35%) Project Management
6 13 (6.37%) Service Delivery
7 12 (5.88%) ERP
7 12 (5.88%) Logistics
7 12 (5.88%) Scrum
7 12 (5.88%) Web Development
8 9 (4.41%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (4.41%) SDLC
9 8 (3.92%) Presales
9 8 (3.92%) Waterfall
10 7 (3.43%) Analytics
10 7 (3.43%) ITIL V3
10 7 (3.43%) Problem Management
10 7 (3.43%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 55 (26.96%) SQL
2 30 (14.71%) C#
3 25 (12.25%) JavaScript
4 23 (11.27%) PowerShell
5 17 (8.33%) Ruby
5 17 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 14 (6.86%) Bash Shell
6 14 (6.86%) Perl
6 14 (6.86%) Python
7 12 (5.88%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.43%) Uniface
8 7 (3.43%) VBA
9 4 (1.96%) Java
9 4 (1.96%) PHP
9 4 (1.96%) X++
10 3 (1.47%) R
11 2 (0.98%) VB
12 1 (0.49%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.49%) RPG
Qualifications
1 10 (4.90%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (4.90%) Degree
2 9 (4.41%) CCNA
2 9 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.45%) MCSA
4 3 (1.47%) ISEB
4 3 (1.47%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.47%) MCP
5 2 (0.98%) MCSE
5 2 (0.98%) MCTS
5 2 (0.98%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.49%) CCDA
6 1 (0.49%) CCDP
6 1 (0.49%) CCNP
6 1 (0.49%) HP ASE
6 1 (0.49%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.39%) QA
2 8 (3.92%) SLA
3 2 (0.98%) PMBOK
System Software
1 55 (26.96%) Active Directory
2 26 (12.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.39%) vSphere
5 5 (2.45%) VMware Server
6 3 (1.47%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.98%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.98%) vCloud
7 2 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.98%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (9.31%) Oracle ZFS
2 15 (7.35%) Data Guard
2 15 (7.35%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (6.86%) Cacti
3 14 (6.86%) FortiGate
3 14 (6.86%) Grafana
3 14 (6.86%) Graphite
3 14 (6.86%) Nagios
3 14 (6.86%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (6.86%) Opsview
3 14 (6.86%) Salt
4 2 (0.98%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.98%) SCCM
4 2 (0.98%) SCOM
5 1 (0.49%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 71 (34.80%) VMware
2 35 (17.16%) Oracle
3 19 (9.31%) Cisco
4 17 (8.33%) Citrix
5 15 (7.35%) F5
6 14 (6.86%) Red Hat
7 7 (3.43%) EMC
7 7 (3.43%) HP
7 7 (3.43%) Pegasus
7 7 (3.43%) Sage
8 6 (2.94%) Apple
8 6 (2.94%) NetApp
9 4 (1.96%) Adobe
10 3 (1.47%) Remedy
10 3 (1.47%) SAP
10 3 (1.47%) Tableau
11 2 (0.98%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.98%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.98%) Mitel
11 2 (0.98%) Veeam
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