The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 51 65 51
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 2 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.55% 0.36% 4.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.64% 1.75% 17.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 23
Median salary £35,750 £19,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% -35.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £18,650 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £19,850 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Qualifications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
81 114 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.88% 20.61% 24.76%
Number of salaries quoted 66 84 156
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £22,500 £23,805
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Sheffield

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification 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 Certification.

1 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (79.17%) Windows Server
4 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
5 14 (58.33%) MCSE
6 12 (50.00%) MCSA
7 10 (41.67%) VMware
8 8 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
9 7 (29.17%) Windows 10
9 7 (29.17%) Windows 8
9 7 (29.17%) SLA
9 7 (29.17%) MS Office
10 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (20.83%) DHCP
11 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
11 5 (20.83%) SCOM
11 5 (20.83%) ITIL
11 5 (20.83%) DNS
11 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
11 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
11 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (16.67%) High Availability
12 4 (16.67%) SQL Server

Microsoft Certification
Top Related 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 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (29.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 8 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (20.83%) DHCP
2 5 (20.83%) DNS
3 2 (8.33%) Skype
3 2 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall
4 1 (4.17%) Internet
4 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
4 1 (4.17%) MPLS
4 1 (4.17%) PBX
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Wintel Support
2 5 (20.83%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
3 3 (12.50%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) IT Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Server Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Support
4 2 (8.33%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Messaging Support
4 2 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Server Support
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server Support
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (79.17%) Windows Server
3 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 7 (29.17%) Windows 10
5 7 (29.17%) Windows 8
6 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (8.33%) Linux
8 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
1 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
1 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
2 4 (16.67%) High Availability
3 2 (8.33%) Change Management
3 2 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.17%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) MCSE
2 12 (50.00%) MCSA
3 3 (12.50%) CCNA
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.33%) MCP
5 1 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) HND
5 1 (4.17%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 2 (8.33%) Avaya
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) MobileIron
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) Genesys
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) Veeam
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