The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 74 36 52
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 11 51 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.30% 5.12% 2.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.36% 19.77% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 42 15
Average salary £28,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,025 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
Microsoft Certification
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
173 258 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.47% 25.88% 28.76%
Number of salaries quoted 153 216 174
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -37 8 £31,375 -25.29% 1
Barnsley - 2 £23,000 -
Rotherham - 1 £30,000 -
Microsoft Certification
Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 34 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 30 (58.82%) ITIL
3 22 (43.14%) Windows
4 19 (37.25%) Active Directory
5 18 (35.29%) SLA
5 18 (35.29%) VMware
6 17 (33.33%) MCSE
6 17 (33.33%) MS Office
7 16 (31.37%) LAN
7 16 (31.37%) WAN
7 16 (31.37%) Firewall
7 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (29.41%) SCCM
8 15 (29.41%) MS Excel
9 14 (27.45%) SQL
9 14 (27.45%) Citrix
9 14 (27.45%) SCOM
9 14 (27.45%) vSphere
10 13 (25.49%) SAN
10 13 (25.49%) .NET
10 13 (25.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 12 (23.53%) Change Management
11 12 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (21.57%) SaaS
12 11 (21.57%) High Availability
12 11 (21.57%) XenApp
12 11 (21.57%) SCVMM
12 11 (21.57%) Network Security

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.76%) Lync
2 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.92%) IIS
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.96%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (33.33%) MS Office
2 15 (29.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Primavera
1 1 (1.96%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.57%) SaaS
1 11 (21.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) LAN
1 16 (31.37%) WAN
1 16 (31.37%) Firewall
2 13 (25.49%) SAN
3 11 (21.57%) MPLS
3 11 (21.57%) Network Security
4 6 (11.76%) Unified Communications
5 5 (9.80%) DNS
5 5 (9.80%) DHCP
5 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
5 5 (9.80%) NAS
6 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.92%) VPN
8 1 (1.96%) Internet
8 1 (1.96%) 3G
8 1 (1.96%) LDAP
8 1 (1.96%) Broadband
8 1 (1.96%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.84%) Selenium
2 4 (7.84%) Cucumber
2 4 (7.84%) SpecFlow
3 3 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (17.65%) Developer
1 9 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
2 8 (15.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 7 (13.73%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (13.73%) C# Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Exchange Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Help Desk Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Software Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Support Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Test Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) IT Support
7 2 (3.92%) Mid-Level C# Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Development Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) .NET
2 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 6 (11.76%) CSS
2 6 (11.76%) HTML
2 6 (11.76%) jQuery
3 5 (9.80%) HTML5
3 5 (9.80%) CSS3
3 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
4 4 (7.84%) Gherkin
5 3 (5.88%) WCF
5 3 (5.88%) Web Services
5 3 (5.88%) XSLT
6 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.96%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (43.14%) Windows
2 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.96%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (1.96%) Linux
6 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (58.82%) ITIL
2 12 (23.53%) Change Management
3 11 (21.57%) Supplier Management
3 11 (21.57%) High Availability
4 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (15.69%) Migration
6 5 (9.80%) MVC
6 5 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.84%) BDD
8 3 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.88%) Web Development
9 2 (3.92%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.92%) TOGAF
9 2 (3.92%) Ethical Hacking
9 2 (3.92%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (3.92%) Information Security
9 2 (3.92%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.92%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 14 (27.45%) SQL
2 9 (17.65%) C#
3 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) MCSE
2 12 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (21.57%) CCNA
4 5 (9.80%) MCSA
5 4 (7.84%) Degree
6 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.88%) MCITP
6 3 (5.88%) MCSD
7 2 (3.92%) MCP
7 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.96%) MCTS
8 1 (1.96%) NCDA
8 1 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.96%) RHCSA
8 1 (1.96%) HND
8 1 (1.96%) CCNP
8 1 (1.96%) CCA
8 1 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (35.29%) SLA
2 11 (21.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (37.25%) Active Directory
2 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (27.45%) vSphere
4 13 (25.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 12 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (21.57%) XenApp
7 7 (13.73%) Hyper-V
8 6 (11.76%) XenDesktop
9 3 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (3.92%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.96%) ISA Server
11 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (29.41%) SCCM
2 14 (27.45%) SCOM
3 11 (21.57%) SCVMM
3 11 (21.57%) vMotion
4 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.92%) WSUS
5 1 (1.96%) Legato
5 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 34 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (35.29%) VMware
3 14 (27.45%) Citrix
4 11 (21.57%) CommVault
5 5 (9.80%) Cisco
6 4 (7.84%) HP
6 4 (7.84%) Websense
7 3 (5.88%) Symantec
8 2 (3.92%) Dell
8 2 (3.92%) NetApp
9 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.96%) Apple
9 1 (1.96%) IBM
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle
9 1 (1.96%) Google
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago