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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 61 32 38
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 44 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.15% 5.63% 5.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.36% 23.28% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 32 33
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 £29,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +17.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,150 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £41,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.10%
Microsoft Certification
South Yorkshire

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
110 189 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.12% 24.20% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 92 155 176
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification.

1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) MCSA
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) MCP
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
5 1 (12.50%) Veeam
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (12.50%) Xbox
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) PlayStation
5 1 (12.50%) OneDrive

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
1 1 (12.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) IPsec
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Presales Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Security Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 1 (12.50%) Ajax
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
1 1 (12.50%) PlayStation
1 1 (12.50%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
2 1 (12.50%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCSA
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCP
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) MCITP
3 1 (12.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Veeam
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) WatchGuard
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago