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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 257 123 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 25.78% 16.25% 22.43%
As % of the Vendors category 50.20% 33.70% 50.13%
Number of salaries quoted 197 94 151
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
512 365 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 51.35% 48.22% 44.75%
Number of salaries quoted 420 302 309
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 August 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 22 August 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 +5 201 £37,500 +25.00% 30
Barnsley +2 15 £30,000 +57.89% 1
Doncaster -7 12 £21,250 -37.50% 6
Rotherham -1 4 £20,500 +18.84% 3
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 227 (46.52%) Windows
2 189 (38.73%) MS Excel
3 137 (28.07%) SQL Server
4 134 (27.46%) VMware
5 118 (24.18%) Active Directory
6 113 (23.16%) SQL
7 100 (20.49%) Citrix
8 95 (19.47%) .NET
9 94 (19.26%) MS Office
10 89 (18.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 83 (17.01%) Microsoft Certification
12 80 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
13 79 (16.19%) C#
13 79 (16.19%) ITIL
14 68 (13.93%) MCSE
15 66 (13.52%) Windows Server 2003
16 58 (11.89%) HP
16 58 (11.89%) Degree
17 56 (11.48%) ASP.NET
18 55 (11.27%) MS Exchange
19 50 (10.25%) Finance
19 50 (10.25%) Windows Server 2012
20 48 (9.84%) JavaScript
21 47 (9.63%) SQL Server 2008
21 47 (9.63%) XenDesktop
22 46 (9.43%) Hyper-V
23 45 (9.22%) Project Management
24 44 (9.02%) HTML
24 44 (9.02%) Cisco
25 43 (8.81%) SCCM

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 55 (11.27%) MS Exchange
2 35 (7.17%) Lync
3 30 (6.15%) SharePoint
4 26 (5.33%) Apache
5 25 (5.12%) Exchange Server 2007
5 25 (5.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 24 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2003
7 20 (4.10%) IIS
8 13 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (2.46%) WebSphere
10 11 (2.25%) MQSeries
11 7 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (1.23%) CMS
13 3 (0.61%) Node.js
13 3 (0.61%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.41%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 189 (38.73%) MS Excel
2 94 (19.26%) MS Office
3 11 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.05%) Adobe Captivate
5 7 (1.43%) Photoshop
5 7 (1.43%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.82%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.61%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.61%) QuarkXPress
7 3 (0.61%) MS Project
7 3 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.20%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 29 (5.94%) Dynamics AX
2 23 (4.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.20%) assyst
3 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.25%) Office 365
3 6 (1.23%) IaaS
4 4 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (0.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (0.61%) ElastiCache
5 3 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.61%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 40 (8.20%) DNS
2 36 (7.38%) SAN
3 27 (5.53%) TCP/IP
4 22 (4.51%) NetScaler
4 22 (4.51%) DHCP
4 22 (4.51%) Internet
5 17 (3.48%) Firewall
6 14 (2.87%) LAN
6 14 (2.87%) Unified Communications
7 13 (2.66%) WAN
8 12 (2.46%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (2.46%) WAAS
9 7 (1.43%) VPN
10 6 (1.23%) Wireless
11 5 (1.02%) IP Telephony
11 5 (1.02%) NAS
12 3 (0.61%) PBX
13 2 (0.41%) ATM
14 1 (0.20%) Fibre Channel
14 1 (0.20%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (28.07%) SQL Server
2 47 (9.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (4.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (4.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 20 (4.10%) Relational Database
6 16 (3.28%) Oracle Database
7 14 (2.87%) RDBMS
8 12 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (1.84%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.43%) MySQL
13 6 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.61%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (0.61%) QlikView
14 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.61%) OLAP
15 2 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (4.10%) Visual Studio
3 14 (2.87%) Subversion
4 8 (1.64%) NUnit
4 8 (1.64%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (1.43%) MSI
6 5 (1.02%) Dreamweaver
6 5 (1.02%) AdminStudio
7 4 (0.82%) InstallShield
7 4 (0.82%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.61%) MSBuild
8 3 (0.61%) Grunt
8 3 (0.61%) CruiseControl
8 3 (0.61%) Selenium
9 1 (0.20%) JIRA
General
1 50 (10.25%) Finance
2 27 (5.53%) Legal
3 25 (5.12%) Manufacturing
4 24 (4.92%) Marketing
5 23 (4.71%) French Language
6 17 (3.48%) Czech Language
6 17 (3.48%) Advertising
7 13 (2.66%) Telecoms
8 11 (2.25%) Law
9 6 (1.23%) Military
9 6 (1.23%) Games
10 4 (0.82%) Electronics
10 4 (0.82%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.82%) Banking
10 4 (0.82%) Retail
11 3 (0.61%) Local Government
12 1 (0.20%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
12 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 89 (18.24%) Developer
2 77 (15.78%) Analyst
3 69 (14.14%) Consultant
4 50 (10.25%) Support Analyst
5 47 (9.63%) Support Engineer
6 39 (7.99%) Service Analyst
7 36 (7.38%) Microsoft Consultant
8 31 (6.35%) .NET Developer
9 30 (6.15%) Architect
10 29 (5.94%) Windows Support Engineer
11 26 (5.33%) Software Engineer
12 23 (4.71%) C# Developer
13 22 (4.51%) Server Engineer
14 20 (4.10%) Windows Server Engineer
15 19 (3.89%) Deployment Engineer
16 18 (3.69%) Solutions Architect
16 18 (3.69%) Server Support
16 18 (3.69%) IT Support
16 18 (3.69%) Server Support Engineer
16 18 (3.69%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (19.47%) .NET
2 56 (11.48%) ASP.NET
3 44 (9.02%) HTML
4 35 (7.17%) Web Services
5 32 (6.56%) Application Packaging
6 30 (6.15%) CSS
7 29 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (5.33%) jQuery
9 23 (4.71%) HTML5
10 21 (4.30%) XML
11 19 (3.89%) WCF
12 17 (3.48%) SOAP
13 16 (3.28%) WinForms
13 16 (3.28%) WPF
13 16 (3.28%) Silverlight
14 14 (2.87%) CSS3
15 13 (2.66%) .NET Framework
16 10 (2.05%) NHibernate
17 9 (1.84%) Ajax
17 9 (1.84%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (4.71%) Management Information System
2 9 (1.84%) Social Media
2 9 (1.84%) Firmware
2 9 (1.84%) Blackberry
3 8 (1.64%) CLARiiON
3 8 (1.64%) Tandem
4 7 (1.43%) Celerra
4 7 (1.43%) NHS
5 6 (1.23%) Clustering
5 6 (1.23%) Replication
5 6 (1.23%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.02%) FlexPod
6 5 (1.02%) Xbox
7 4 (0.82%) IVR
8 3 (0.61%) New Media
8 3 (0.61%) CESG
8 3 (0.61%) Animation
9 2 (0.41%) GIS
9 2 (0.41%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.41%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 227 (46.52%) Windows
2 89 (18.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 66 (13.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 50 (10.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (8.40%) Windows 7
6 35 (7.17%) UNIX
7 23 (4.71%) Windows XP
8 22 (4.51%) Windows 8
9 14 (2.87%) Linux
10 8 (1.64%) AIX
11 4 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.41%) VMS
12 2 (0.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (16.19%) ITIL
2 45 (9.22%) Project Management
3 38 (7.79%) Change Management
4 35 (7.17%) MVC
5 30 (6.15%) Scrum
6 29 (5.94%) TDD
7 28 (5.74%) CRM
8 27 (5.53%) Software Engineering
9 24 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (4.71%) Supplier Management
10 23 (4.71%) E-Commerce
11 22 (4.51%) Continuous Improvement
11 22 (4.51%) PRINCE2
11 22 (4.51%) Incident Management
12 19 (3.89%) Practice Management
13 18 (3.69%) Software Architecture
14 17 (3.48%) System Testing
14 17 (3.48%) Kanban
14 17 (3.48%) Lean Six Sigma
14 17 (3.48%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 113 (23.16%) SQL
2 79 (16.19%) C#
3 48 (9.84%) JavaScript
4 25 (5.12%) T-SQL
5 21 (4.30%) C++
6 20 (4.10%) VB.NET
7 17 (3.48%) Python
8 16 (3.28%) VB
9 13 (2.66%) C
9 13 (2.66%) Embedded C++
10 11 (2.25%) PHP
10 11 (2.25%) PL/SQL
11 10 (2.05%) Java
12 9 (1.84%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.64%) Embedded C
13 8 (1.64%) VBScript
13 8 (1.64%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.43%) VB6
15 3 (0.61%) VBA
16 2 (0.41%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 83 (17.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 68 (13.93%) MCSE
3 58 (11.89%) Degree
4 39 (7.99%) MCP
5 35 (7.17%) Citrix Certification
6 32 (6.56%) CCA
7 27 (5.53%) MCITP
8 25 (5.12%) Security Cleared
9 24 (4.92%) MCTS
10 22 (4.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 19 (3.89%) CCEE
12 18 (3.69%) PMP
13 17 (3.48%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
13 17 (3.48%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 17 (3.48%) PMI Certification
13 17 (3.48%) MBA
14 15 (3.07%) CCEA
15 13 (2.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 12 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
16 12 (2.46%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.38%) SLA
2 8 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.82%) QA
4 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.41%) WAI
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 118 (24.18%) Active Directory
2 80 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (9.63%) XenDesktop
4 46 (9.43%) Hyper-V
5 26 (5.33%) XenApp
6 24 (4.92%) vSphere
7 21 (4.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 20 (4.10%) XenServer
9 19 (3.89%) vCloud
10 18 (3.69%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
12 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 43 (8.81%) SCCM
2 29 (5.94%) SCOM
3 15 (3.07%) SCVMM
4 13 (2.66%) SCDPM
5 8 (1.64%) AppDNA
6 3 (0.61%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.41%) Foglight
7 2 (0.41%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.41%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.41%) SCSM
Vendors
1 134 (27.46%) VMware
2 100 (20.49%) Citrix
3 58 (11.89%) HP
4 44 (9.02%) Cisco
5 36 (7.38%) IBM
6 29 (5.94%) Oracle
6 29 (5.94%) NetApp
7 17 (3.48%) Minitab
8 15 (3.07%) EMC
9 12 (2.46%) Riverbed
10 11 (2.25%) Adobe
10 11 (2.25%) Remedy
11 10 (2.05%) ServiceNow
12 9 (1.84%) Veeam
13 8 (1.64%) AppSense
14 7 (1.43%) 3PAR
14 7 (1.43%) Pega
14 7 (1.43%) Dell
14 7 (1.43%) Symantec
14 7 (1.43%) Apple
Sheffield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £420000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, Yorkshire
LA fitness
Salary: £20,000 - £29,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary on application
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London, Sheffield or Edinburgh
Shelter
Salary: £33,789 (if based outside London) or £38,171 pa including London Weighting, plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits , Double OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Doncaster
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Doncaster
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Simcyp (a Certara Company)
Salary: Commensurate with experience, plus pension contribution, health scheme
Posted: 16 days ago