Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 6 months to 21 November 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 6 10
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 173 219 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 15.53% 15.80% 15.64%
As % of the Vendors category 34.06% 38.49% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 157 199 225
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -4.76% -21.25%
10th Percentile £19,475 £20,000 £19,600
90th Percentile £55,000 £67,500 £45,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in South Yorkshire.

All Vendors
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 508 569 756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 45.60% 41.05% 46.93%
Number of salaries quoted 426 453 664
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,063 £22,300 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft 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 in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Microsoft in South Yorkshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in South Yorkshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield 0 118 £40,000 +29.03% 15
Doncaster -3 29 £35,000 -4.11% 5
Rotherham +2 9 £25,000 -61.54% 1
Barnsley +4 7 £22,000 -66.15% 2
Microsoft
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 71 (41.04%) SQL
2 55 (31.79%) Windows
3 52 (30.06%) SQL Server
4 44 (25.43%) C#
4 44 (25.43%) Microsoft Office
5 43 (24.86%) .NET
5 43 (24.86%) Office 365
6 33 (19.08%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (18.50%) VMware
7 32 (18.50%) Active Directory
8 29 (16.76%) Windows Server
9 28 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
10 26 (15.03%) JavaScript
11 23 (13.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 22 (12.72%) Finance
13 21 (12.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 21 (12.14%) Visual Studio
13 21 (12.14%) ASP.NET
13 21 (12.14%) Microsoft Certification
13 21 (12.14%) Amazon AWS
14 20 (11.56%) ITIL
14 20 (11.56%) MVC
15 19 (10.98%) Software Engineering
15 19 (10.98%) Project Management
15 19 (10.98%) Team Foundation Server
16 18 (10.40%) .NET Framework
16 18 (10.40%) SharePoint
16 18 (10.40%) WAN
17 17 (9.83%) Firewall
17 17 (9.83%) Advertising

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 18 (10.40%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.94%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.62%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (3.47%) IIS
4 6 (3.47%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.16%) JBoss
6 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.58%) Apache
Applications
1 44 (25.43%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (9.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (4.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (7.51%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.31%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.73%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (1.73%) SAP MDM
4 2 (1.16%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.58%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.58%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 43 (24.86%) Office 365
2 28 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (12.14%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.47%) IaaS
5 4 (2.31%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.73%) PaaS
7 2 (1.16%) SaaS
8 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.40%) WAN
2 17 (9.83%) Firewall
3 10 (5.78%) LAN
4 9 (5.20%) SAN
4 9 (5.20%) TCP/IP
4 9 (5.20%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (4.62%) VPN
6 7 (4.05%) Skype
7 6 (3.47%) DNS
8 3 (1.73%) DHCP
8 3 (1.73%) PBX
9 2 (1.16%) VLAN
9 2 (1.16%) VoIP
10 1 (0.58%) 3G
10 1 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.58%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.58%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.58%) Intranet
10 1 (0.58%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.58%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (30.06%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (8.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (4.05%) Power BI
7 5 (2.89%) MS Access
7 5 (2.89%) MySQL
8 4 (2.31%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.31%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (2.31%) QlikView
8 4 (2.31%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.31%) SQL CLR
8 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.16%) SAP BW
10 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.58%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 21 (12.14%) Visual Studio
2 19 (10.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.31%) MorphX
3 4 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (2.31%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.16%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.16%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.16%) ReSharper
4 2 (1.16%) Selenium
4 2 (1.16%) Subversion
4 2 (1.16%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.16%) YouTrack
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (12.72%) Finance
2 17 (9.83%) Advertising
3 15 (8.67%) Manufacturing
4 8 (4.62%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.31%) Retail
6 3 (1.73%) Legal
6 3 (1.73%) Local Government
6 3 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.16%) Automotive
7 2 (1.16%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.58%) Marketing
8 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 54 (31.21%) Developer
2 26 (15.03%) C# Developer
3 22 (12.72%) .NET Developer
4 21 (12.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (8.67%) Analyst
6 14 (8.09%) Consultant
6 14 (8.09%) Software Developer
6 14 (8.09%) Support Engineer
7 13 (7.51%) .NET Software Developer
7 13 (7.51%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (7.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 13 (7.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (7.51%) C# Software Developer
8 12 (6.94%) Senior Developer
9 11 (6.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (6.36%) Senior .NET Developer
9 11 (6.36%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (6.36%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 11 (6.36%) Senior C# Developer
9 11 (6.36%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (24.86%) .NET
2 21 (12.14%) ASP.NET
3 18 (10.40%) .NET Framework
4 17 (9.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (8.67%) WCF
6 14 (8.09%) WPF
7 12 (6.94%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (5.78%) XML
9 9 (5.20%) CSS
9 9 (5.20%) HTML
9 9 (5.20%) jQuery
9 9 (5.20%) Web Services
10 6 (3.47%) AngularJS
10 6 (3.47%) Java EE
11 4 (2.31%) CSS3
11 4 (2.31%) Middleware
11 4 (2.31%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (2.31%) WinForms
12 3 (1.73%) X-Windows
13 2 (1.16%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.20%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.05%) iPad
4 6 (3.47%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.47%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.31%) CCTV
5 4 (2.31%) NHS
6 3 (1.73%) Clustering
6 3 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.73%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.16%) Replication
7 2 (1.16%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Licensing
8 1 (0.58%) PKI
8 1 (0.58%) PMI
8 1 (0.58%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (31.79%) Windows
2 29 (16.76%) Windows Server
3 15 (8.67%) Windows 10
4 14 (8.09%) Linux
5 12 (6.94%) Windows 7
6 10 (5.78%) Windows 8
7 8 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.89%) Unix
9 4 (2.31%) Solaris
10 3 (1.73%) Mac OS
10 3 (1.73%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.16%) Android
12 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (19.08%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (11.56%) ITIL
2 20 (11.56%) MVC
3 19 (10.98%) Project Management
3 19 (10.98%) Software Engineering
4 16 (9.25%) Waterfall
5 15 (8.67%) Scrum
6 13 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (7.51%) ERP
6 13 (7.51%) ETL
6 13 (7.51%) Migration
6 13 (7.51%) SDLC
7 9 (5.20%) CRM
7 9 (5.20%) DevOps
7 9 (5.20%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (4.62%) Data Migration
9 7 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (4.05%) ETL Development
9 7 (4.05%) Logistics
9 7 (4.05%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 71 (41.04%) SQL
2 44 (25.43%) C#
3 26 (15.03%) JavaScript
4 16 (9.25%) PowerShell
5 13 (7.51%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.47%) C
6 6 (3.47%) X++
7 5 (2.89%) Java
7 5 (2.89%) Python
8 4 (2.31%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.31%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.31%) R
8 4 (2.31%) Ruby
9 3 (1.73%) ABAP
10 2 (1.16%) SAPscript
10 2 (1.16%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.58%) PHP
11 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (12.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (5.78%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (5.20%) CCNA
3 9 (5.20%) Degree
4 6 (3.47%) MCSE
5 5 (2.89%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.89%) MCP
5 5 (2.89%) MCSA
6 4 (2.31%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.73%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.16%) MCSD
8 2 (1.16%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.58%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.58%) ECDL
9 1 (0.58%) MCDST
9 1 (0.58%) MCT
9 1 (0.58%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.47%) QA
2 5 (2.89%) SLA
3 2 (1.16%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.16%) PMO
4 1 (0.58%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (18.50%) Active Directory
2 23 (13.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.94%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.89%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.73%) vCloud
6 2 (1.16%) vSphere
7 1 (0.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.89%) SCCM
2 4 (2.31%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.31%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.73%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.16%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.16%) Puppet
5 1 (0.58%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.58%) Nessus
5 1 (0.58%) OpenVAS
5 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (18.50%) VMware
2 14 (8.09%) Cisco
3 11 (6.36%) SAP
4 9 (5.20%) Oracle
5 7 (4.05%) Citrix
6 5 (2.89%) Epicor
6 5 (2.89%) Veeam
7 4 (2.31%) Cognos
7 4 (2.31%) EMC
7 4 (2.31%) HP
7 4 (2.31%) Nimble Storage
7 4 (2.31%) RedGate
7 4 (2.31%) Tableau
8 3 (1.73%) Google
8 3 (1.73%) Hitachi
8 3 (1.73%) NetApp
8 3 (1.73%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.73%) Siemens
9 2 (1.16%) Meraki
9 2 (1.16%) Mitel