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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 13 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 131 239 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.72% 25.89% 16.64%
As % of the Vendors category 29.84% 53.47% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 110 197 110
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,450 £22,900 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,500 £42,500
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
439 447 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 49.33% 48.43% 45.06%
Number of salaries quoted 378 383 291
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £26,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £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 30 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 30 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 -9 115 £32,500 -7.14% 25
Doncaster -7 10 £35,000 +21.73% 3
Barnsley -3 2 £23,000 -52.62% 1
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 122 (39.61%) MS Excel
2 113 (36.69%) Windows
3 111 (36.04%) SQL Server
4 101 (32.79%) SQL
5 83 (26.95%) .NET
6 69 (22.40%) C#
7 65 (21.10%) VMware
8 63 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
9 59 (19.16%) MS Office
10 58 (18.83%) ASP.NET
11 55 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 54 (17.53%) ITIL
12 54 (17.53%) Finance
13 49 (15.91%) Citrix
14 47 (15.26%) Active Directory
15 43 (13.96%) HTML
16 42 (13.64%) Management Information System
16 42 (13.64%) MVC
16 42 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
17 39 (12.66%) SAN
18 38 (12.34%) Windows Server 2008
19 37 (12.01%) Microsoft Certification
19 37 (12.01%) Degree
20 35 (11.36%) ERP
21 34 (11.04%) JavaScript
22 32 (10.39%) Dynamics NAV
22 32 (10.39%) Manufacturing
23 31 (10.06%) jQuery
23 31 (10.06%) CSS
23 31 (10.06%) vSphere

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 24 (7.79%) MS Exchange
2 15 (4.87%) IIS
3 14 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 12 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (3.25%) Lync
7 6 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (1.62%) WordPress
9 4 (1.30%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.30%) Apache
10 3 (0.97%) Moodle
11 2 (0.65%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.65%) CMS
11 2 (0.65%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.65%) WorkSite
11 2 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.32%) nginx
12 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 122 (39.61%) MS Excel
2 59 (19.16%) MS Office
3 9 (2.92%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.95%) Photoshop
6 4 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.97%) InDesign
8 2 (0.65%) MS Project
8 2 (0.65%) CorelDRAW
8 2 (0.65%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.32%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.32%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 32 (10.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 18 (5.84%) SAP Business One
2 18 (5.84%) Pegasus Opera
2 18 (5.84%) Sage 200
3 10 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.30%) MFGPRO
4 4 (1.30%) Magento
5 2 (0.65%) Shopify
5 2 (0.65%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.65%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.32%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.17%) SaaS
2 16 (5.19%) Office 365
2 16 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.97%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.97%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 39 (12.66%) SAN
2 17 (5.52%) WAN
3 16 (5.19%) LAN
3 16 (5.19%) Firewall
3 16 (5.19%) NAS
4 10 (3.25%) Unified Communications
5 7 (2.27%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.95%) DNS
6 6 (1.95%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.97%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (0.65%) Network Security
9 2 (0.65%) Internet
9 2 (0.65%) VPN
10 1 (0.32%) Broadband
10 1 (0.32%) VoIP
10 1 (0.32%) DHCP
10 1 (0.32%) MPLS
10 1 (0.32%) OSPF
10 1 (0.32%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (36.04%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (5.52%) MySQL
4 15 (4.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.62%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.97%) OLAP
10 3 (0.97%) OLTP
10 3 (0.97%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 3 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.65%) EDRMS
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 15 (4.87%) Visual Studio
2 14 (4.55%) NUnit
3 11 (3.57%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (2.27%) MSTest
4 7 (2.27%) Selenium
5 6 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.30%) Moq
6 4 (1.30%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.30%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.97%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (0.97%) CppUnit
8 2 (0.65%) Subversion
8 2 (0.65%) JIRA
8 2 (0.65%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.65%) Yeoman
General
1 54 (17.53%) Finance
2 32 (10.39%) Manufacturing
3 19 (6.17%) Banking
4 11 (3.57%) Financial Institution
5 9 (2.92%) Marketing
6 8 (2.60%) Legal
7 3 (0.97%) Games
7 3 (0.97%) Electronics
7 3 (0.97%) Retail
8 2 (0.65%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.65%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Law
9 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.32%) Billing
9 1 (0.32%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 88 (28.57%) Developer
2 43 (13.96%) Analyst
2 43 (13.96%) .NET Developer
3 40 (12.99%) Consultant
4 22 (7.14%) Implementation Consultant
5 18 (5.84%) ERP Consultant
5 18 (5.84%) ERP Implementation Consultant
6 16 (5.19%) Architect
6 16 (5.19%) Support Engineer
7 15 (4.87%) SQL Developer
8 14 (4.55%) Service Analyst
8 14 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
8 14 (4.55%) Project Manager
8 14 (4.55%) Junior
8 14 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (4.22%) Support Analyst
10 12 (3.90%) Server Engineer
10 12 (3.90%) Windows Server Engineer
11 11 (3.57%) Junior Developer
12 10 (3.25%) Customer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (26.95%) .NET
2 58 (18.83%) ASP.NET
3 43 (13.96%) HTML
4 31 (10.06%) CSS
4 31 (10.06%) jQuery
5 29 (9.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 26 (8.44%) WCF
7 16 (5.19%) XML
8 15 (4.87%) HTML5
9 14 (4.55%) AngularJS
10 12 (3.90%) Web Services
11 11 (3.57%) Castle Windsor
11 11 (3.57%) CSS3
11 11 (3.57%) .NET Framework
12 10 (3.25%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (2.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (2.27%) Sass
14 7 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 7 (2.27%) SignalR
14 7 (2.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 26 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.22%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.57%) NHS
4 11 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.27%) Tandem
6 6 (1.95%) FlexPod
6 6 (1.95%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.62%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.62%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.30%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (0.97%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.97%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.97%) Statistics
9 3 (0.97%) Graphic Design
9 3 (0.97%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.65%) User Experience
10 2 (0.65%) Replication
10 2 (0.65%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 113 (36.69%) Windows
2 42 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 38 (12.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (6.49%) Linux
6 13 (4.22%) Windows 7
7 10 (3.25%) Windows 8
8 7 (2.27%) UNIX
9 3 (0.97%) CentOS
9 3 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.32%) VMS
11 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.32%) Android
11 1 (0.32%) Solaris
11 1 (0.32%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (17.53%) ITIL
3 42 (13.64%) MVC
4 35 (11.36%) ERP
5 30 (9.74%) Change Management
6 22 (7.14%) Project Management
6 22 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 21 (6.82%) Migration
8 19 (6.17%) TDD
8 19 (6.17%) GAP Analysis
9 18 (5.84%) Scrum
9 18 (5.84%) CRM
10 17 (5.52%) Mentoring
11 16 (5.19%) Web Application Development
11 16 (5.19%) PRINCE2
12 15 (4.87%) Web Development
12 15 (4.87%) High Availability
13 14 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (4.22%) Waterfall
14 13 (4.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 101 (32.79%) SQL
2 69 (22.40%) C#
3 34 (11.04%) JavaScript
4 15 (4.87%) T-SQL
5 10 (3.25%) PowerShell
6 9 (2.92%) Java
7 7 (2.27%) ANSI SQL
8 6 (1.95%) VB.NET
8 6 (1.95%) PHP
9 5 (1.62%) VB
10 3 (0.97%) VBScript
10 3 (0.97%) C
10 3 (0.97%) C++
11 2 (0.65%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.65%) Scala
11 2 (0.65%) ABAP
11 2 (0.65%) VB6
11 2 (0.65%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 37 (12.01%) Microsoft Certification
1 37 (12.01%) Degree
2 13 (4.22%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (2.27%) ISEB
5 6 (1.95%) MCSA
5 6 (1.95%) MCP
6 5 (1.62%) MOS
7 4 (1.30%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.97%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.65%) MCSD
10 1 (0.32%) HND
10 1 (0.32%) MCSE
10 1 (0.32%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.42%) SLA
2 9 (2.92%) QA
3 4 (1.30%) HL7
4 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 55 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (15.26%) Active Directory
3 31 (10.06%) vSphere
4 22 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 22 (7.14%) XenApp
5 21 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (5.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 12 (3.90%) vCloud
7 12 (3.90%) VMware ESX
8 10 (3.25%) XenDesktop
9 9 (2.92%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.32%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 17 (5.52%) SCOM
2 16 (5.19%) SCCM
3 15 (4.87%) vMotion
3 15 (4.87%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.32%) Puppet
4 1 (0.32%) Opsview
4 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (21.10%) VMware
2 49 (15.91%) Citrix
3 26 (8.44%) Sage
4 22 (7.14%) SAP
5 20 (6.49%) Cisco
6 18 (5.84%) Pegasus
7 16 (5.19%) CommVault
8 12 (3.90%) NetApp
9 11 (3.57%) Tieto
10 8 (2.60%) HP
10 8 (2.60%) Websense
11 7 (2.27%) Google
11 7 (2.27%) IBM
12 6 (1.95%) Pega
13 5 (1.62%) IronPort
13 5 (1.62%) Blue Coat
14 4 (1.30%) Oracle
14 4 (1.30%) CheckPoint
15 3 (0.97%) Juniper
15 3 (0.97%) EMC
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £26.5k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £33000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Learn Direct
Salary: Competitive basic up to £40,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Rotherham Doncaster & South Humber NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: From £26,041 to £34,876 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + Bonus + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Fully Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £24k - 27k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + £35k
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Dependent upon qualifications and experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car allowance + Home based
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pension, private HC
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £13,500 - £19,500 depending on experience - Plus £3k shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago