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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 10 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 147 246 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.15% 27.24% 17.62%
As % of the Vendors category 31.96% 57.21% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 126 217 121
Average salary £30,000 £34,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.40% +14.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £21,000 £17,100
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £50,500 £42,900
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
460 430 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 50.55% 47.62% 43.71%
Number of salaries quoted 397 376 290
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,587 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -6 127 £30,000 -14.28% 17
Doncaster -13 15 £31,250 +4.16% 2
Barnsley -7 2 £23,000 -68.96%
Rotherham -1 1 £37,500 +36.36% 3
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 130 (39.04%) MS Excel
2 125 (37.54%) SQL Server
3 123 (36.94%) Windows
4 114 (34.23%) SQL
5 93 (27.93%) .NET
6 79 (23.72%) C#
7 74 (22.22%) VMware
8 68 (20.42%) Agile Software Development
9 67 (20.12%) ASP.NET
10 65 (19.52%) MS Office
11 62 (18.62%) VMware Infrastructure
12 56 (16.82%) Citrix
13 55 (16.52%) Finance
14 53 (15.92%) Active Directory
15 52 (15.62%) ITIL
16 49 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
17 48 (14.41%) HTML
18 46 (13.81%) MVC
18 46 (13.81%) SAN
19 45 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
20 41 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
21 39 (11.71%) Management Information System
21 39 (11.71%) Degree
22 38 (11.41%) SLA
22 38 (11.41%) JavaScript
23 37 (11.11%) CSS
23 37 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
24 36 (10.81%) ERP
25 35 (10.51%) jQuery
26 34 (10.21%) Dynamics NAV

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 23 (6.91%) MS Exchange
2 19 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 16 (4.80%) IIS
4 13 (3.90%) Lync
5 10 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (1.50%) WordPress
9 4 (1.20%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.20%) CMS
9 4 (1.20%) Apache
10 3 (0.90%) Moodle
11 2 (0.60%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.60%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.30%) JBoss
12 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.30%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 130 (39.04%) MS Excel
2 65 (19.52%) MS Office
3 8 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.80%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.80%) Photoshop
5 5 (1.50%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.90%) InDesign
6 3 (0.90%) MS Project
7 2 (0.60%) CorelDRAW
7 2 (0.60%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.30%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.30%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.30%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.30%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 34 (10.21%) Dynamics NAV
2 20 (6.01%) SAP Business One
2 20 (6.01%) Pegasus Opera
2 20 (6.01%) Sage 200
3 12 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.20%) Magento
4 4 (1.20%) MFGPRO
5 2 (0.60%) Shopify
6 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.30%) assyst
6 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.61%) SaaS
2 18 (5.41%) Office 365
2 18 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.50%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.90%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 46 (13.81%) SAN
2 19 (5.71%) WAN
3 18 (5.41%) LAN
3 18 (5.41%) NAS
4 15 (4.50%) Firewall
5 13 (3.90%) Unified Communications
6 11 (3.30%) TCP/IP
7 9 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (2.10%) DNS
9 5 (1.50%) VPN
10 3 (0.90%) Asterisk PBX
11 2 (0.60%) Network Security
12 1 (0.30%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.30%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.30%) Internet
12 1 (0.30%) MPLS
12 1 (0.30%) Wireless
12 1 (0.30%) IPsec
12 1 (0.30%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.30%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (37.54%) SQL Server
2 37 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 23 (6.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (5.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (5.11%) MySQL
4 17 (5.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.80%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.20%) OLAP
8 4 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.90%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (0.90%) OLTP
9 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.90%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 3 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.60%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (5.11%) NUnit
2 14 (4.20%) Visual Studio
3 13 (3.90%) Rhino Mocks
4 8 (2.40%) MSTest
5 7 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (2.10%) Selenium
6 4 (1.20%) Moq
6 4 (1.20%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.20%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.90%) CppUnit
7 3 (0.90%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.60%) JIRA
8 2 (0.60%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.30%) Subversion
General
1 55 (16.52%) Finance
2 32 (9.61%) Manufacturing
3 18 (5.41%) Banking
4 11 (3.30%) Financial Institution
5 9 (2.70%) Marketing
6 8 (2.40%) Legal
7 6 (1.80%) Retail
8 3 (0.90%) Games
8 3 (0.90%) Electronics
9 2 (0.60%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.60%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.60%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) Law
10 1 (0.30%) Billing
10 1 (0.30%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 102 (30.63%) Developer
2 48 (14.41%) .NET Developer
3 43 (12.91%) Analyst
4 39 (11.71%) Consultant
5 24 (7.21%) Implementation Consultant
6 20 (6.01%) ERP Consultant
6 20 (6.01%) ERP Implementation Consultant
7 19 (5.71%) Support Engineer
8 18 (5.41%) SQL Developer
9 16 (4.80%) Service Desk Analyst
9 16 (4.80%) Service Analyst
10 15 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (4.50%) Architect
10 15 (4.50%) Server Engineer
10 15 (4.50%) Windows Server Engineer
11 14 (4.20%) Project Manager
11 14 (4.20%) Junior
12 13 (3.90%) C# Developer
12 13 (3.90%) C# .NET Developer
13 12 (3.60%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (27.93%) .NET
2 67 (20.12%) ASP.NET
3 48 (14.41%) HTML
4 37 (11.11%) CSS
5 35 (10.51%) jQuery
6 29 (8.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (8.11%) WCF
8 18 (5.41%) XML
9 17 (5.11%) HTML5
10 14 (4.20%) CSS3
11 13 (3.90%) AngularJS
11 13 (3.90%) Castle Windsor
12 12 (3.60%) Web Services
13 11 (3.30%) Ajax
14 10 (3.00%) .NET Framework
14 10 (3.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (2.70%) MonoRail
15 9 (2.70%) NHibernate
16 8 (2.40%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.71%) Management Information System
2 24 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.90%) NHS
3 13 (3.90%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.70%) Tandem
6 8 (2.40%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.10%) Clustering
8 6 (1.80%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.80%) FlexPod
9 5 (1.50%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (1.20%) Statistics
10 4 (1.20%) Graphic Design
10 4 (1.20%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.20%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.90%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.90%) Replication
11 3 (0.90%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.60%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 123 (36.94%) Windows
2 45 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (8.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (6.31%) Linux
6 15 (4.50%) Windows 7
7 13 (3.90%) Windows 8
8 10 (3.00%) UNIX
9 3 (0.90%) CentOS
10 2 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.60%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.60%) Solaris
11 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.30%) Android
11 1 (0.30%) VMS
11 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.30%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (20.42%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (15.62%) ITIL
3 46 (13.81%) MVC
4 36 (10.81%) ERP
5 30 (9.01%) Change Management
6 24 (7.21%) Migration
6 24 (7.21%) Business Analysis
7 21 (6.31%) GAP Analysis
7 21 (6.31%) Scrum
8 20 (6.01%) TDD
9 19 (5.71%) Project Management
10 18 (5.41%) High Availability
11 17 (5.11%) Web Application Development
11 17 (5.11%) Mentoring
12 15 (4.50%) CRM
12 15 (4.50%) PRINCE2
12 15 (4.50%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (4.50%) Web Development
13 14 (4.20%) Waterfall
14 13 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 114 (34.23%) SQL
2 79 (23.72%) C#
3 38 (11.41%) JavaScript
4 21 (6.31%) T-SQL
5 13 (3.90%) PowerShell
6 8 (2.40%) VB.NET
6 8 (2.40%) PHP
7 7 (2.10%) Java
7 7 (2.10%) ANSI SQL
8 6 (1.80%) C
9 5 (1.50%) VB
10 3 (0.90%) C++
11 2 (0.60%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.60%) VB6
11 2 (0.60%) PHP5
12 1 (0.30%) VBA
12 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (11.71%) Degree
3 12 (3.60%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.70%) MCP
4 9 (2.70%) MCSA
5 8 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (2.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (2.10%) ISEB
7 5 (1.50%) MOS
8 4 (1.20%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.90%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.60%) MCSD
10 2 (0.60%) MCSE
11 1 (0.30%) MCTS
11 1 (0.30%) MCITP
11 1 (0.30%) HND
11 1 (0.30%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.30%) CCA
11 1 (0.30%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (11.41%) SLA
2 8 (2.40%) QA
3 3 (0.90%) HL7
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 62 (18.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (15.92%) Active Directory
3 31 (9.31%) vSphere
4 27 (8.11%) XenApp
5 24 (7.21%) Hyper-V
6 23 (6.91%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (5.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 14 (4.20%) XenDesktop
9 12 (3.60%) vCloud
9 12 (3.60%) VMware ESX
10 9 (2.70%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.30%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.30%) Firmware
11 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.30%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (5.71%) SCCM
1 19 (5.71%) SCOM
2 17 (5.11%) SCVMM
2 17 (5.11%) vMotion
3 4 (1.20%) Opsview
3 4 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.30%) WSUS
4 1 (0.30%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 74 (22.22%) VMware
2 56 (16.82%) Citrix
3 28 (8.41%) Sage
4 23 (6.91%) SAP
5 20 (6.01%) Pegasus
6 17 (5.11%) CommVault
6 17 (5.11%) Cisco
7 12 (3.60%) NetApp
8 11 (3.30%) Tieto
9 8 (2.40%) Websense
9 8 (2.40%) IBM
9 8 (2.40%) HP
10 6 (1.80%) Symantec
10 6 (1.80%) Pega
11 5 (1.50%) IronPort
11 5 (1.50%) Blue Coat
11 5 (1.50%) Oracle
12 4 (1.20%) Adobe
12 4 (1.20%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.20%) Google
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
South Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, life insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: up to £45k + 10% bonus + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum £35,000 + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £24k - 27k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Patient
Salary: £22,000 - £28,000 dependant on level of experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
MattressOnline.co.uk Ltd
Salary: From £15,000 to £16,000 per annum + Monthly Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
MattressOnline.co.uk Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Relate
Salary: £34,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: negotiable upon skillset
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Patient
Salary: £22,000 - £28,000 dependant on level of experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Fully Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago