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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 11 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 133 252 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 15.95% 25.58% 16.24%
As % of the Vendors category 34.37% 50.40% 33.43%
Number of salaries quoted 112 189 89
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
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
387 500 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 46.40% 50.76% 48.58%
Number of salaries quoted 345 406 296
Average salary £37,500 £37,598 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.26% -0.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,650 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -9 116 £31,000 -17.76% 18
Doncaster -2 5 £35,000 +55.55% 5
Barnsley -4 3 £23,000 -23.33%
Rotherham +2 1 £30,000 +46.34% 4
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 135 (47.37%) MS Excel
2 110 (38.60%) Windows
3 94 (32.98%) SQL Server
4 84 (29.47%) SQL
5 78 (27.37%) .NET
6 67 (23.51%) VMware
7 64 (22.46%) C#
8 58 (20.35%) Active Directory
9 55 (19.30%) Citrix
9 55 (19.30%) MS Office
9 55 (19.30%) ITIL
9 55 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
10 52 (18.25%) ASP.NET
10 52 (18.25%) Finance
11 45 (15.79%) Management Information System
11 45 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 41 (14.39%) vSphere
13 40 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
13 40 (14.04%) MVC
13 40 (14.04%) HTML
13 40 (14.04%) JavaScript
14 37 (12.98%) jQuery
15 35 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
16 34 (11.93%) SAN
17 30 (10.53%) CSS
17 30 (10.53%) Degree
18 28 (9.82%) MS Exchange
18 28 (9.82%) Firewall
19 27 (9.47%) Change Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 (9.82%) MS Exchange
2 24 (8.42%) IIS
3 15 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (4.21%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (2.11%) Apache
7 6 (2.11%) Lync
8 5 (1.75%) WordPress
9 3 (1.05%) Moodle
9 3 (1.05%) JBoss
9 3 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.05%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.70%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.70%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.70%) WorkSite
10 2 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 135 (47.37%) MS Excel
2 55 (19.30%) MS Office
3 8 (2.81%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.11%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.40%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (1.05%) InDesign
7 2 (0.70%) MS Project
7 2 (0.70%) CorelDRAW
7 2 (0.70%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.35%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.35%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.35%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 21 (7.37%) Dynamics NAV
2 17 (5.96%) SAP Business One
3 16 (5.61%) Pegasus Opera
3 16 (5.61%) Sage 200
4 9 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.40%) Magento
6 2 (0.70%) Shopify
6 2 (0.70%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.70%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.35%) assyst
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (5.61%) SaaS
2 16 (5.61%) Office 365
3 6 (2.11%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.05%) Google Apps
5 3 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.93%) SAN
2 28 (9.82%) Firewall
3 17 (5.96%) NAS
4 15 (5.26%) DNS
5 14 (4.91%) WAN
6 12 (4.21%) LAN
7 8 (2.81%) TCP/IP
8 6 (2.11%) Unified Communications
9 5 (1.75%) Asterisk PBX
9 5 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (1.75%) DHCP
10 3 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.05%) iSCSI
11 2 (0.70%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (0.70%) VLAN
11 2 (0.70%) Network Security
11 2 (0.70%) FTP
11 2 (0.70%) VoIP
11 2 (0.70%) VPN
11 2 (0.70%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (32.98%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.96%) MySQL
2 17 (5.96%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (4.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.75%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.40%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (1.05%) OLAP
7 3 (1.05%) OLTP
8 2 (0.70%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.35%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.35%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.35%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (6.32%) Visual Studio
2 11 (3.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.11%) NUnit
3 6 (2.11%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (1.40%) Moq
4 4 (1.40%) Cucumber
4 4 (1.40%) SpecFlow
4 4 (1.40%) Subversion
4 4 (1.40%) MSTest
4 4 (1.40%) Selenium
5 3 (1.05%) CppUnit
5 3 (1.05%) JIRA
5 3 (1.05%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.70%) Yeoman
6 2 (0.70%) Eclipse
General
1 52 (18.25%) Finance
2 25 (8.77%) Manufacturing
3 23 (8.07%) Banking
4 11 (3.86%) Financial Institution
5 8 (2.81%) Retail
6 7 (2.46%) Legal
7 6 (2.11%) Marketing
8 3 (1.05%) Games
8 3 (1.05%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.70%) Advertising
9 2 (0.70%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.70%) Law
10 1 (0.35%) Electronics
10 1 (0.35%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 78 (27.37%) Developer
2 42 (14.74%) Analyst
3 41 (14.39%) Consultant
4 37 (12.98%) .NET Developer
5 20 (7.02%) Junior
6 16 (5.61%) Implementation Consultant
6 16 (5.61%) ERP Consultant
6 16 (5.61%) ERP Implementation Consultant
7 15 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
7 15 (5.26%) Service Analyst
8 14 (4.91%) Support Engineer
8 14 (4.91%) Project Manager
8 14 (4.91%) Junior Developer
9 13 (4.56%) Technical Consultant
10 12 (4.21%) Support Analyst
10 12 (4.21%) SQL Developer
10 12 (4.21%) Customer Analyst
11 10 (3.51%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (3.51%) C# Developer
11 10 (3.51%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (27.37%) .NET
2 52 (18.25%) ASP.NET
3 40 (14.04%) HTML
4 37 (12.98%) jQuery
5 30 (10.53%) CSS
6 25 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (7.37%) WCF
8 15 (5.26%) HTML5
9 13 (4.56%) Web Services
9 13 (4.56%) XML
9 13 (4.56%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (4.21%) AngularJS
11 11 (3.86%) CSS3
11 11 (3.86%) .NET Framework
12 8 (2.81%) Ajax
12 8 (2.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (2.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (2.46%) SignalR
13 7 (2.46%) Sass
13 7 (2.46%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 25 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.16%) NHS
6 7 (2.46%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.11%) FlexPod
7 6 (2.11%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.40%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.40%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (1.05%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.05%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.05%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.05%) Statistics
9 3 (1.05%) Graphic Design
9 3 (1.05%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.05%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.70%) User Experience
10 2 (0.70%) Copywriting
10 2 (0.70%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 110 (38.60%) Windows
2 45 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 40 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (8.42%) Linux
5 20 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (5.61%) Windows 7
7 15 (5.26%) UNIX
8 9 (3.16%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.05%) CentOS
9 3 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.35%) Android
11 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.35%) Solaris
11 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.35%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (19.30%) ITIL
1 55 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (14.04%) MVC
3 27 (9.47%) Change Management
3 27 (9.47%) ERP
4 23 (8.07%) Project Management
5 20 (7.02%) Business Analysis
6 18 (6.32%) Migration
7 17 (5.96%) Service Delivery
7 17 (5.96%) GAP Analysis
8 16 (5.61%) CRM
9 15 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (4.91%) High Availability
10 14 (4.91%) Web Development
11 13 (4.56%) PRINCE2
11 13 (4.56%) Scrum
11 13 (4.56%) Mentoring
12 11 (3.86%) Web Application Development
12 11 (3.86%) TDD
13 10 (3.51%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (29.47%) SQL
2 64 (22.46%) C#
3 40 (14.04%) JavaScript
4 15 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 8 (2.81%) Java
5 8 (2.81%) PowerShell
6 7 (2.46%) ANSI SQL
7 6 (2.11%) PHP
8 5 (1.75%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.05%) C
9 3 (1.05%) C++
9 3 (1.05%) VBScript
9 3 (1.05%) VB
10 2 (0.70%) ABAP
10 2 (0.70%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.70%) PHP5
10 2 (0.70%) Scala
11 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (10.53%) Degree
3 11 (3.86%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.40%) ISEB
5 4 (1.40%) MCP
6 3 (1.05%) MCSD
6 3 (1.05%) MCSE
6 3 (1.05%) MCSA
6 3 (1.05%) MOS
7 2 (0.70%) NCDA
8 1 (0.35%) MCTS
8 1 (0.35%) MCITP
8 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.47%) SLA
2 10 (3.51%) QA
3 4 (1.40%) HL7
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (20.35%) Active Directory
2 55 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (14.39%) vSphere
4 22 (7.72%) VMware ESX
5 21 (7.37%) vCloud
6 20 (7.02%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (6.32%) XenApp
8 17 (5.96%) Hyper-V
9 15 (5.26%) Terminal Services
10 13 (4.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 7 (2.46%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.70%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.70%) NFS
12 2 (0.70%) Samba
12 2 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.35%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 17 (5.96%) SCOM
2 16 (5.61%) SCCM
3 14 (4.91%) SCVMM
3 14 (4.91%) vMotion
4 2 (0.70%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (0.70%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.70%) WSUS
5 1 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 67 (23.51%) VMware
2 55 (19.30%) Citrix
3 21 (7.37%) SAP
4 16 (5.61%) Sage
4 16 (5.61%) Pegasus
5 15 (5.26%) Cisco
6 13 (4.56%) CommVault
6 13 (4.56%) NetApp
7 11 (3.86%) Tieto
8 9 (3.16%) Websense
9 8 (2.81%) HP
10 7 (2.46%) Oracle
10 7 (2.46%) Google
11 6 (2.11%) EMC
12 5 (1.75%) IronPort
12 5 (1.75%) Blue Coat
13 4 (1.40%) IBM
13 4 (1.40%) Juniper
13 4 (1.40%) CheckPoint
14 3 (1.05%) Adobe
South Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum £35,000 + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits + bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
VIQU
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Bonus & More Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Bonus & More
Posted: 4 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £39k - 47k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Rotherham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Point Solutions
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Bonus & More Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fully Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago