The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 14 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 56 54 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 11.50% 10.65% 18.93%
As % of the Vendors category 25.81% 26.60% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 44 50 125
Median salary £42,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,950 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 217 203 357
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 44.56% 40.04% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 185 171 312
Median salary £47,500 £38,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.37% -1.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £20,200 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Sheffield

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Sheffield.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Sheffield

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Sheffield over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 41 (34.75%) SQL
2 40 (33.90%) Active Directory
3 39 (33.05%) Windows
4 36 (30.51%) SQL Server
5 32 (27.12%) .NET
6 29 (24.58%) C#
7 26 (22.03%) ITIL
7 26 (22.03%) Windows Server
8 24 (20.34%) VMware
9 22 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (16.95%) Microsoft Office
11 19 (16.10%) Firewall
11 19 (16.10%) Management Information System
12 18 (15.25%) ERP
13 17 (14.41%) JavaScript
13 17 (14.41%) Software Engineering
14 16 (13.56%) Degree
14 16 (13.56%) HTML
14 16 (13.56%) Office 365
15 15 (12.71%) Amazon AWS
15 15 (12.71%) SAN
15 15 (12.71%) SLA
15 15 (12.71%) Scrum
16 14 (11.86%) jQuery
16 14 (11.86%) MVC
17 13 (11.02%) Cisco
17 13 (11.02%) CSS
17 13 (11.02%) Web Services
18 12 (10.17%) .NET Framework

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (9.32%) IIS
1 11 (9.32%) SharePoint
2 10 (8.47%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.54%) CloudStack
4 3 (2.54%) CMS
4 3 (2.54%) JBoss
4 3 (2.54%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.54%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.54%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.69%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (16.95%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.69%) InDesign
3 2 (1.69%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (8.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (4.24%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (4.24%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (4.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (4.24%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (1.69%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.56%) Office 365
2 15 (12.71%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (7.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (5.08%) SaaS
5 5 (4.24%) PaaS
6 2 (1.69%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.10%) Firewall
2 15 (12.71%) SAN
3 9 (7.63%) DNS
4 7 (5.93%) NAS
5 6 (5.08%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (4.24%) WAN
7 4 (3.39%) DHCP
7 4 (3.39%) LAN
8 3 (2.54%) Internet
8 3 (2.54%) VoIP
9 2 (1.69%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.85%) LDAP
10 1 (0.85%) Network Security
10 1 (0.85%) VPN
10 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (30.51%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.78%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.24%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (4.24%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (4.24%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (4.24%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.54%) MySQL
6 2 (1.69%) Power BI
6 2 (1.69%) QlikView
6 2 (1.69%) SQL CLR
6 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.85%) ActiveReports
7 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (7.63%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.39%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.54%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.54%) Subversion
4 3 (2.54%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.85%) JIRA
6 1 (0.85%) ReSharper
General
1 11 (9.32%) Finance
2 7 (5.93%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (4.24%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.54%) Advertising
4 3 (2.54%) Retail
5 2 (1.69%) Law
5 2 (1.69%) Legal
5 2 (1.69%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Banking
6 1 (0.85%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 28 (23.73%) Developer
2 24 (20.34%) Analyst
3 16 (13.56%) Software Developer
4 15 (12.71%) .NET Developer
4 15 (12.71%) C# Developer
5 14 (11.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (11.02%) .NET Software Developer
6 13 (11.02%) C# Software Developer
6 13 (11.02%) IT Support
7 12 (10.17%) Administrator
7 12 (10.17%) IT Engineer
8 10 (8.47%) Service Analyst
8 10 (8.47%) Service Desk Analyst
9 9 (7.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 8 (6.78%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (6.78%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 8 (6.78%) IT Analyst
10 8 (6.78%) IT Support Analyst
10 8 (6.78%) Service Desk Support
10 8 (6.78%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (27.12%) .NET
2 16 (13.56%) HTML
3 14 (11.86%) jQuery
4 13 (11.02%) CSS
4 13 (11.02%) Web Services
5 12 (10.17%) .NET Framework
6 11 (9.32%) ASP.NET
6 11 (9.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (9.32%) WCF
7 9 (7.63%) WPF
8 7 (5.93%) AngularJS
8 7 (5.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (5.08%) LINQ
10 5 (4.24%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (0.85%) Ajax
11 1 (0.85%) REST
11 1 (0.85%) Sass
11 1 (0.85%) XML
11 1 (0.85%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.10%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.08%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.24%) Algorithms
4 5 (4.24%) Biotechnology
4 5 (4.24%) EMC VNX
5 3 (2.54%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.69%) Clustering
6 2 (1.69%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.69%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.69%) NHS
6 2 (1.69%) PKI
6 2 (1.69%) Social Media
7 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.85%) iPad
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (33.05%) Windows
2 26 (22.03%) Windows Server
3 12 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (9.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (9.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (8.47%) Linux
6 5 (4.24%) Unix
7 3 (2.54%) Android
7 3 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.69%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.69%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.03%) ITIL
2 20 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (15.25%) ERP
4 17 (14.41%) Software Engineering
5 15 (12.71%) Scrum
6 14 (11.86%) MVC
7 12 (10.17%) Analytics
7 12 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (8.47%) Coaching
9 9 (7.63%) CRM
10 8 (6.78%) Data Protection
10 8 (6.78%) SDLC
11 7 (5.93%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.93%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (5.93%) Project Management
11 7 (5.93%) Service Delivery
12 6 (5.08%) Data Management
12 6 (5.08%) Data Modelling
12 6 (5.08%) ETL
12 6 (5.08%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 41 (34.75%) SQL
2 29 (24.58%) C#
3 17 (14.41%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.47%) T-SQL
5 8 (6.78%) Java
6 5 (4.24%) C
6 5 (4.24%) PHP
6 5 (4.24%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.39%) C++
7 4 (3.39%) VBA
8 3 (2.54%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.54%) Python
8 3 (2.54%) Ruby
8 3 (2.54%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.69%) ANSI SQL
9 2 (1.69%) AWK
9 2 (1.69%) R
9 2 (1.69%) sed
10 1 (0.85%) VB
10 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (13.56%) Degree
2 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.39%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (2.54%) ISEB
4 3 (2.54%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.54%) MCITP
4 3 (2.54%) MCSE
5 2 (1.69%) CCNA
5 2 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.85%) CCA
6 1 (0.85%) CCEA
6 1 (0.85%) CCNP
6 1 (0.85%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.85%) JNCIP
6 1 (0.85%) MCP
6 1 (0.85%) MCSA
6 1 (0.85%) MCSD
6 1 (0.85%) MCT
6 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.71%) SLA
2 2 (1.69%) ISO 13485
2 2 (1.69%) ISO 14001
2 2 (1.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 40 (33.90%) Active Directory
2 22 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.32%) vSphere
4 10 (8.47%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.08%) vCloud
6 5 (4.24%) XenApp
7 3 (2.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (2.54%) Terminal Server
7 3 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.54%) Xen
7 3 (2.54%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.54%) XenServer
8 1 (0.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (4.24%) SCOM
2 4 (3.39%) Puppet
3 3 (2.54%) Ansible
3 3 (2.54%) Cobbler
3 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (2.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.54%) SCCM
3 3 (2.54%) Terraform
3 3 (2.54%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.85%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 24 (20.34%) VMware
2 13 (11.02%) Cisco
3 12 (10.17%) Oracle
4 9 (7.63%) Citrix
5 8 (6.78%) Bomgar
6 6 (5.08%) HP
7 5 (4.24%) EMC
7 5 (4.24%) Hitachi
7 5 (4.24%) Hyperion
7 5 (4.24%) Informatica
7 5 (4.24%) NetApp
7 5 (4.24%) SonicWALL
8 4 (3.39%) Tableau
9 3 (2.54%) Adobe
9 3 (2.54%) EnterpriseDB
9 3 (2.54%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.69%) Google
10 2 (1.69%) RedGate
10 2 (1.69%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.85%) Xamarin
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