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 3 months to 28 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 12 10
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 91 80 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 12.93% 12.31% 16.06%
As % of the Vendors category 27.83% 28.67% 31.39%
Number of salaries quoted 73 81 150
Median salary £40,000 £29,500 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.59% -4.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £18,550 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £48,750 £45,850
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  

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 South Yorkshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 327 279 481
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 46.45% 42.92% 51.17%
Number of salaries quoted 449 513 714
Median salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,358 £20,200 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -3 50 £42,500 +41.66% 7
Barnsley +5 14 £29,000 +52.63%
Doncaster -7 12 £37,000 +55.78% 4
Rotherham +2 4 £40,000 +35.59%
Microsoft
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 68 (38.42%) SQL
2 57 (32.20%) SQL Server
3 52 (29.38%) .NET
4 51 (28.81%) Windows
5 45 (25.42%) Active Directory
6 37 (20.90%) ITIL
7 35 (19.77%) Microsoft Office
7 35 (19.77%) C#
8 32 (18.08%) VMware
9 31 (17.51%) Windows Server
10 30 (16.95%) ERP
11 26 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (14.69%) Degree
12 24 (13.56%) Management Information System
13 23 (12.99%) Manufacturing
13 23 (12.99%) VMware Infrastructure
14 22 (12.43%) SharePoint
14 22 (12.43%) HTML
14 22 (12.43%) Project Management
15 21 (11.86%) Office 365
16 19 (10.73%) Software Engineering
16 19 (10.73%) Oracle
17 18 (10.17%) Web Services
17 18 (10.17%) SAP
17 18 (10.17%) JavaScript
17 18 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
17 18 (10.17%) Finance
17 18 (10.17%) Analytics
18 17 (9.60%) .NET Framework
18 17 (9.60%) MVC

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 22 (12.43%) SharePoint
2 17 (9.60%) MS Exchange
3 12 (6.78%) IIS
4 5 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (2.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.69%) CMS
6 2 (1.13%) CloudStack
6 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.13%) JBoss
6 2 (1.13%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (1.13%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.13%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.13%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 35 (19.77%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (7.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.13%) InDesign
4 2 (1.13%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (7.34%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (4.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (3.95%) Oracle 11i
3 7 (3.95%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (3.95%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (3.39%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (3.39%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (1.69%) SAP CRM
5 3 (1.69%) SAP ERP
5 3 (1.69%) SAP SD
6 2 (1.13%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.86%) Office 365
2 14 (7.91%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (7.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.39%) SaaS
4 5 (2.82%) PaaS
5 2 (1.13%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.60%) Firewall
2 15 (8.47%) SAN
3 14 (7.91%) DNS
4 9 (5.08%) DHCP
5 7 (3.95%) NAS
6 6 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (3.39%) Internet
6 6 (3.39%) WAN
7 4 (2.26%) LAN
7 4 (2.26%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.13%) VoIP
9 1 (0.56%) LDAP
9 1 (0.56%) Network Security
9 1 (0.56%) VLAN
9 1 (0.56%) VPN
9 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (32.20%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (7.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (6.21%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (5.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (5.08%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.95%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (3.95%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (3.95%) Oracle ODI
6 7 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.69%) MySQL
7 3 (1.69%) SAP BW
7 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.13%) MS Access
8 2 (1.13%) Power BI
8 2 (1.13%) QlikView
8 2 (1.13%) SQL CLR
8 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (8.47%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.82%) HP UFT
3 5 (2.82%) Rational Functional Tester
3 5 (2.82%) Selenium
3 5 (2.82%) SilkTest
4 3 (1.69%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.13%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.13%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.13%) Subversion
5 2 (1.13%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.56%) JIRA
General
1 23 (12.99%) Manufacturing
2 18 (10.17%) Finance
3 7 (3.95%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (3.39%) Banking
5 5 (2.82%) Electronics
6 4 (2.26%) Advertising
7 3 (1.69%) Retail
8 2 (1.13%) Law
8 2 (1.13%) Legal
8 2 (1.13%) Marketing
9 1 (0.56%) Games
9 1 (0.56%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 44 (24.86%) Developer
2 42 (23.73%) Analyst
3 20 (11.30%) .NET Developer
4 18 (10.17%) C# .NET Developer
4 18 (10.17%) C# Developer
5 16 (9.04%) IT Support
5 16 (9.04%) Software Developer
6 15 (8.47%) IT Engineer
7 13 (7.34%) .NET Software Developer
7 13 (7.34%) C# Software Developer
7 13 (7.34%) Service Analyst
7 13 (7.34%) Service Desk Analyst
8 12 (6.78%) Administrator
9 9 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.52%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (4.52%) 1st Line Support
10 8 (4.52%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 8 (4.52%) IT Analyst
10 8 (4.52%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.52%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (29.38%) .NET
2 22 (12.43%) HTML
3 18 (10.17%) Web Services
4 17 (9.60%) .NET Framework
5 15 (8.47%) CSS
6 14 (7.91%) jQuery
7 13 (7.34%) ASP.NET
8 12 (6.78%) WCF
9 11 (6.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (5.08%) AngularJS
11 8 (4.52%) WPF
12 7 (3.95%) LINQ
12 7 (3.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (3.39%) WinForms
13 6 (3.39%) XML
14 5 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (2.82%) SOAP
14 5 (2.82%) XBRL
15 3 (1.69%) Entity Framework
15 3 (1.69%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.56%) Management Information System
2 16 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.39%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.82%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.82%) Biotechnology
5 5 (2.82%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.82%) EMC VNX
6 3 (1.69%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.13%) CCTV
7 2 (1.13%) Clustering
7 2 (1.13%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.13%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.13%) NHS
7 2 (1.13%) PKI
7 2 (1.13%) Social Media
8 1 (0.56%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.56%) iPad
8 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Licensing
8 1 (0.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 51 (28.81%) Windows
2 31 (17.51%) Windows Server
3 16 (9.04%) Linux
4 14 (7.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (5.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (5.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (5.08%) Unix
7 5 (2.82%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.69%) Android
9 2 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.13%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.90%) ITIL
2 30 (16.95%) ERP
3 26 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (12.43%) Project Management
5 19 (10.73%) Software Engineering
6 18 (10.17%) Analytics
6 18 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (9.60%) MVC
8 15 (8.47%) Scrum
9 14 (7.91%) Coaching
10 13 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (7.34%) Waterfall
11 12 (6.78%) CRM
11 12 (6.78%) Data Management
11 12 (6.78%) SDLC
11 12 (6.78%) Service Delivery
12 10 (5.65%) Change Management
13 9 (5.08%) Data Protection
13 9 (5.08%) Statistics
13 9 (5.08%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 68 (38.42%) SQL
2 35 (19.77%) C#
3 18 (10.17%) JavaScript
4 13 (7.34%) Java
4 13 (7.34%) VB.NET
5 11 (6.21%) T-SQL
6 10 (5.65%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.95%) C
8 6 (3.39%) ABAP
9 5 (2.82%) PHP
10 4 (2.26%) C++
10 4 (2.26%) VBA
11 3 (1.69%) SAPscript
12 2 (1.13%) AWK
12 2 (1.13%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.13%) Python
12 2 (1.13%) R
12 2 (1.13%) Ruby
12 2 (1.13%) sed
12 2 (1.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (14.69%) Degree
2 14 (7.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.95%) ISEB
3 7 (3.95%) ISTQB
3 7 (3.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (3.95%) MCSE
4 5 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.26%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (2.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (2.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.69%) MCITP
7 2 (1.13%) CCNA
7 2 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.56%) CCA
8 1 (0.56%) CCEA
8 1 (0.56%) MCP
8 1 (0.56%) MCSD
8 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.56%) VCAP
8 1 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.04%) SLA
2 5 (2.82%) QA
3 4 (2.26%) COBIT
4 2 (1.13%) ISO 13485
4 2 (1.13%) ISO 14001
4 2 (1.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 45 (25.42%) Active Directory
2 23 (12.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.65%) Hyper-V
3 10 (5.65%) vSphere
4 6 (3.39%) vCloud
5 5 (2.82%) XenApp
6 3 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.69%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.13%) Firmware
7 2 (1.13%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.13%) Xen
7 2 (1.13%) XenServer
8 1 (0.56%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (2.82%) SCOM
2 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (1.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (1.69%) Puppet
2 3 (1.69%) SCCM
3 2 (1.13%) Ansible
3 2 (1.13%) Cobbler
3 2 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.13%) Terraform
3 2 (1.13%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 32 (18.08%) VMware
2 19 (10.73%) Oracle
3 18 (10.17%) SAP
4 17 (9.60%) Cisco
5 15 (8.47%) Citrix
6 9 (5.08%) HP
7 8 (4.52%) Bomgar
8 7 (3.95%) Hyperion
8 7 (3.95%) Informatica
9 5 (2.82%) EMC
9 5 (2.82%) Hitachi
9 5 (2.82%) NetApp
9 5 (2.82%) SonicWALL
10 4 (2.26%) Tableau
11 3 (1.69%) Adobe
12 2 (1.13%) EnterpriseDB
12 2 (1.13%) Google
12 2 (1.13%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.13%) RedGate
12 2 (1.13%) SolarWinds
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
EMIS Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Modis International
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
South Yorkshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 4% Contributary Pension, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 20 days ago