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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 10 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 167 257 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.23% 25.37% 23.76%
As % of the Vendors category 36.70% 53.43% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 149 227 143
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,800 £20,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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
455 481 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 44.22% 47.48% 43.23%
Number of salaries quoted 374 404 250
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,150 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -6 142 £32,500 -7.14% 26
Rotherham +3 11 £37,500 -10.44% 1
Doncaster -17 11 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Barnsley -7 4 £32,500 -13.33%
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 154 (43.75%) Windows
2 138 (39.20%) SQL Server
3 132 (37.50%) SQL
3 132 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 100 (28.41%) .NET
5 92 (26.14%) C#
6 90 (25.57%) Agile Software Development
7 83 (23.58%) VMware
8 81 (23.01%) ASP.NET
9 69 (19.60%) MS Office
10 65 (18.47%) Citrix
11 64 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 63 (17.90%) Active Directory
13 61 (17.33%) Microsoft Certification
14 54 (15.34%) Windows Server 2008
15 50 (14.20%) HTML
15 50 (14.20%) MVC
16 47 (13.35%) JavaScript
16 47 (13.35%) ITIL
16 47 (13.35%) SAN
17 46 (13.07%) SLA
18 44 (12.50%) CSS
19 43 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
20 42 (11.93%) SQL Server 2005
21 41 (11.65%) ERP
21 41 (11.65%) Finance
22 37 (10.51%) SharePoint
22 37 (10.51%) jQuery
23 36 (10.23%) Dynamics NAV
23 36 (10.23%) Manufacturing

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 37 (10.51%) SharePoint
2 25 (7.10%) MS Exchange
3 21 (5.97%) Lync
4 13 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (2.84%) IIS
7 6 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.42%) CMS
9 4 (1.14%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.85%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.57%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.57%) JBoss
12 1 (0.28%) Apache
12 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.28%) WordPress
12 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.28%) Kentico
12 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 132 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 69 (19.60%) MS Office
3 11 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.27%) MS Project
5 7 (1.99%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.42%) PowerPivot
7 4 (1.14%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.85%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.28%) InDesign
10 1 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.28%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 36 (10.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 23 (6.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (4.26%) Pegasus Opera
3 15 (4.26%) SAP Business One
3 15 (4.26%) Sage 200
4 5 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (1.14%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.28%) assyst
6 1 (0.28%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.28%) Primavera
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 28 (7.95%) Office 365
2 23 (6.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (5.68%) SaaS
4 11 (3.13%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (13.35%) SAN
2 33 (9.38%) LAN
3 32 (9.09%) WAN
4 21 (5.97%) NAS
5 20 (5.68%) Firewall
6 19 (5.40%) TCP/IP
7 16 (4.55%) Unified Communications
8 9 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (2.27%) VPN
9 8 (2.27%) DNS
10 7 (1.99%) Wireless
11 4 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (1.14%) VoIP
12 2 (0.57%) Network Security
12 2 (0.57%) Internet
12 2 (0.57%) IPsec
13 1 (0.28%) Intrusion Detection
13 1 (0.28%) MPLS
13 1 (0.28%) Broadband
13 1 (0.28%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (39.20%) SQL Server
2 42 (11.93%) SQL Server 2005
3 35 (9.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (7.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (6.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
8 11 (3.13%) Oracle Database
9 9 (2.56%) Oracle9i Database
10 8 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.42%) MySQL
12 4 (1.14%) OLAP
12 4 (1.14%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.85%) OLTP
13 3 (0.85%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 2 (0.57%) DTS
15 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
15 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 19 (5.40%) NUnit
3 15 (4.26%) Rhino Mocks
4 13 (3.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (2.56%) CppUnit
6 8 (2.27%) Selenium
7 7 (1.99%) MSTest
8 4 (1.14%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.14%) SpecFlow
9 3 (0.85%) Moq
10 2 (0.57%) Subversion
10 2 (0.57%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.28%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.28%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.28%) TestComplete
11 1 (0.28%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.28%) Grunt
General
1 41 (11.65%) Finance
2 36 (10.23%) Manufacturing
3 23 (6.53%) Retail
4 13 (3.69%) Legal
5 11 (3.13%) Marketing
6 9 (2.56%) Electronics
7 7 (1.99%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.70%) Military
9 4 (1.14%) Law
10 2 (0.57%) Banking
10 2 (0.57%) Advertising
11 1 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 115 (32.67%) Developer
2 46 (13.07%) .NET Developer
3 41 (11.65%) Analyst
4 39 (11.08%) Consultant
5 28 (7.95%) Architect
6 24 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
7 23 (6.53%) Implementation Consultant
8 19 (5.40%) ERP Consultant
8 19 (5.40%) Support Engineer
8 19 (5.40%) C# Developer
8 19 (5.40%) ERP Implementation Consultant
9 18 (5.11%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (4.55%) Software Developer
11 15 (4.26%) Windows Server Engineer
11 15 (4.26%) Server Engineer
12 14 (3.98%) Web Developer
12 14 (3.98%) Service Desk Analyst
12 14 (3.98%) Service Analyst
13 12 (3.41%) CRM Developer
14 11 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (28.41%) .NET
2 81 (23.01%) ASP.NET
3 50 (14.20%) HTML
4 44 (12.50%) CSS
5 37 (10.51%) jQuery
6 28 (7.95%) XML
7 25 (7.10%) Web Services
7 25 (7.10%) HTML5
8 24 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (6.82%) WCF
8 24 (6.82%) Ajax
9 22 (6.25%) CSS3
10 18 (5.11%) Silverlight
11 15 (4.26%) Castle Windsor
12 12 (3.41%) MonoRail
12 12 (3.41%) NHibernate
12 12 (3.41%) COM
12 12 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (3.13%) RESTful
14 10 (2.84%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.40%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.41%) NHS
3 12 (3.41%) Tandem
4 9 (2.56%) Algorithms
5 8 (2.27%) Clustering
6 6 (1.70%) Replication
7 5 (1.42%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.85%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.57%) FMCG
9 2 (0.57%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.57%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.57%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.57%) Statistics
9 2 (0.57%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.28%) Video Editing
10 1 (0.28%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.28%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 154 (43.75%) Windows
2 54 (15.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (9.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (5.11%) Windows 7
6 15 (4.26%) Windows 8
7 13 (3.69%) Windows XP
7 13 (3.69%) Linux
8 11 (3.13%) UNIX
9 5 (1.42%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.42%) Windows Vista
10 4 (1.14%) Android
11 3 (0.85%) AIX
12 2 (0.57%) Solaris
13 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.28%) VMS
13 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (25.57%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (14.20%) MVC
3 47 (13.35%) ITIL
4 41 (11.65%) ERP
5 29 (8.24%) Change Management
6 27 (7.67%) Scrum
7 26 (7.39%) Migration
8 25 (7.10%) CRM
9 23 (6.53%) Waterfall
10 22 (6.25%) Mentoring
10 22 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
10 22 (6.25%) TDD
10 22 (6.25%) TOGAF
10 22 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
11 21 (5.97%) Zachman Framework
12 19 (5.40%) Software Engineering
12 19 (5.40%) Business Analysis
13 17 (4.83%) High Availability
13 17 (4.83%) Change Control
14 16 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 132 (37.50%) SQL
2 92 (26.14%) C#
3 47 (13.35%) JavaScript
4 22 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 16 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 13 (3.69%) C
7 12 (3.41%) Java
7 12 (3.41%) VB.NET
8 11 (3.13%) VB
9 9 (2.56%) C++
10 5 (1.42%) PHP
10 5 (1.42%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.42%) VBA
11 4 (1.14%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.85%) VB6
13 2 (0.57%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.28%) VBScript
14 1 (0.28%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 61 (17.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (8.52%) Degree
3 14 (3.98%) MCSA
4 13 (3.69%) MCP
5 11 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.27%) MCSE
6 8 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.42%) ISEB
7 5 (1.42%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.42%) MOS
8 4 (1.14%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.14%) MCITP
9 3 (0.85%) ICAEW
9 3 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.85%) ACCA
9 3 (0.85%) CIPFA
9 3 (0.85%) CIMA
9 3 (0.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (13.07%) SLA
2 8 (2.27%) QA
3 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 64 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (17.90%) Active Directory
3 30 (8.52%) Hyper-V
4 25 (7.10%) vSphere
5 24 (6.82%) XenApp
6 17 (4.83%) XenDesktop
7 16 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 6 (1.70%) vCloud
8 6 (1.70%) VMware ESX
9 5 (1.42%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.28%) Firmware
11 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (7.10%) SCCM
2 22 (6.25%) SCOM
3 20 (5.68%) SCVMM
4 16 (4.55%) vMotion
5 6 (1.70%) Opsview
5 6 (1.70%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.85%) WSUS
7 1 (0.28%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.28%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.28%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.28%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 83 (23.58%) VMware
2 65 (18.47%) Citrix
3 34 (9.66%) Cisco
4 26 (7.39%) Sage
5 22 (6.25%) CommVault
6 18 (5.11%) Oracle
6 18 (5.11%) SAP
7 15 (4.26%) Pegasus
8 11 (3.13%) NetApp
9 9 (2.56%) IBM
9 9 (2.56%) HP
9 9 (2.56%) Symantec
10 6 (1.70%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.70%) Kaspersky
11 5 (1.42%) Pega
11 5 (1.42%) Adobe
11 5 (1.42%) Apple
12 3 (0.85%) CA
12 3 (0.85%) Siemens
12 3 (0.85%) Remedy
Sheffield, Yorkshire
SQ Computer Personnel
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £22k - 28k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £24k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pension, private HC
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
EMIS
Salary: Up to £24,000 depending on level of experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
EMIS
Salary: £22,000 - £28,000 dependant on level of experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£30K + 10% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits + Flexible Working + 25 Days Ho
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17500.00 - £19500.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Atos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, health care, certifications
Posted: 18 days ago
Doncaster
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Sheffield, SYORKS, GB
RBS
Posted: 21 days ago
Sheffield, SYORKS, GB
RBS
Posted: 21 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 24 days ago