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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 48 69 53
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 12 3 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.60% 0.47% 3.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.63% 2.83% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 17
Median salary £41,000 £25,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+64.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £21,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £29,000 £34,100
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%

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
95 106 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.61% 16.51% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 70 78 127
Median salary £42,000 £52,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +56.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,900 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £46,000 £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 28 February 2017.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 21 (80.77%) Windows
1 21 (80.77%) Active Directory
2 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
3 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (61.54%) Windows Server
4 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (61.54%) MCSE
4 16 (61.54%) VMware
5 12 (46.15%) ITIL
5 12 (46.15%) DNS
6 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (34.62%) DHCP
7 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
8 8 (30.77%) SCOM
8 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (26.92%) XenApp
9 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 7 (26.92%) SLA
9 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
10 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
10 6 (23.08%) Citrix
10 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
11 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
11 5 (19.23%) MCSA
11 5 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
11 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
12 4 (15.38%) PKI
12 4 (15.38%) SolarWinds

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 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (11.54%) Skype for Business
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) DNS
2 9 (34.62%) DHCP
3 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 5 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (11.54%) Skype
6 2 (7.69%) LAN
6 2 (7.69%) SAN
6 2 (7.69%) VoIP
6 2 (7.69%) WAN
7 1 (3.85%) Firewall
7 1 (3.85%) Internet
7 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.85%) MPLS
7 1 (3.85%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (3.85%) Banking
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Wintel Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Support Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Wintel Support
2 7 (26.92%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Active Directory Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Active Directory Support
4 4 (15.38%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) IT Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Server Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Exchange Support
6 2 (7.69%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Messaging Support
6 2 (7.69%) Messaging Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Server Support
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) PKI
3 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (61.54%) Windows Server
3 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
6 4 (15.38%) Windows 10
6 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
7 2 (7.69%) Linux
8 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
5 4 (15.38%) High Availability
6 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
7 2 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.85%) CRM
8 1 (3.85%) Document Management
8 1 (3.85%) ERP
8 1 (3.85%) Software Architecture
8 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
8 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) MCSE
2 5 (19.23%) MCSA
3 3 (11.54%) CCNA
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (7.69%) MCITP
4 2 (7.69%) MCP
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) HND
5 1 (3.85%) MCDBA
5 1 (3.85%) MCSD
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (80.77%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (26.92%) XenApp
4 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) SCOM
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 16 (61.54%) VMware
3 6 (23.08%) Citrix
4 4 (15.38%) SolarWinds
5 2 (7.69%) Avaya
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) MobileIron
6 1 (3.85%) Genesys
6 1 (3.85%) NetApp
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle
6 1 (3.85%) Veeam
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