The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 33 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 50 33 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.49% 4.53% 6.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.31% 16.67% 23.74%
Number of salaries quoted 43 30 39
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £21,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
259 198 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 28.46% 27.16% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 215 172 163
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Microsoft Certification
Yorkshire

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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 +9 48 £42,000 +12.00% 3
Doncaster -2 2 - - 3
Microsoft Certification
Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 90 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 82 (78.10%) MCSE
3 79 (75.24%) Windows
4 63 (60.00%) VMware
5 43 (40.95%) VMware Infrastructure
6 40 (38.10%) Citrix
7 36 (34.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 36 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 35 (33.33%) MCITP
8 35 (33.33%) MCP
9 32 (30.48%) HP
9 32 (30.48%) Change Management
10 30 (28.57%) Active Directory
10 30 (28.57%) SAN
11 29 (27.62%) Lync
12 28 (26.67%) MS Excel
13 24 (22.86%) MCTS
14 23 (21.90%) Hyper-V
14 23 (21.90%) TCP/IP
15 21 (20.00%) SLA
15 21 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
15 21 (20.00%) ITIL
15 21 (20.00%) XenDesktop
15 21 (20.00%) Security Cleared
16 20 (19.05%) MS Exchange
17 19 (18.10%) Citrix Certification
17 19 (18.10%) IBM
18 17 (16.19%) Microsoft Azure
18 17 (16.19%) Cisco
18 17 (16.19%) CCA

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 29 (27.62%) Lync
2 20 (19.05%) MS Exchange
3 12 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.95%) Gunicorn
8 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.95%) nginx
8 1 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.95%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.95%) Apache
8 1 (0.95%) IIS
8 1 (0.95%) uWSGI
Applications
1 28 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.67%) Office 365
3 3 (2.86%) IaaS
4 1 (0.95%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.95%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (28.57%) SAN
2 23 (21.90%) TCP/IP
3 15 (14.29%) DNS
3 15 (14.29%) Internet
4 11 (10.48%) Firewall
5 10 (9.52%) DHCP
6 8 (7.62%) LAN
6 8 (7.62%) Wireless
7 6 (5.71%) VPN
7 6 (5.71%) NetScaler
7 6 (5.71%) Unified Communications
8 4 (3.81%) WLAN
8 4 (3.81%) WAN
8 4 (3.81%) IP Telephony
8 4 (3.81%) WAAS
8 4 (3.81%) NAS
8 4 (3.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (2.86%) PBX
10 1 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.95%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.95%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) MSI
1 1 (0.95%) InstallShield
1 1 (0.95%) AdminStudio
General
1 6 (5.71%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.81%) Military
2 4 (3.81%) Aerospace
2 4 (3.81%) Electronics
3 3 (2.86%) Finance
4 2 (1.90%) Legal
5 1 (0.95%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (30.48%) Support Engineer
2 30 (28.57%) Windows Support Engineer
3 22 (20.95%) Consultant
4 19 (18.10%) Server Support
4 19 (18.10%) Windows Server Engineer
4 19 (18.10%) Server Engineer
4 19 (18.10%) Server Support Engineer
5 12 (11.43%) Infrastructure Manager
6 10 (9.52%) Architect
6 10 (9.52%) Microsoft Consultant
7 7 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (6.67%) Team Leader
7 7 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (5.71%) DBA
9 4 (3.81%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (3.81%) Oracle Team Leader
9 4 (3.81%) IT Technician
9 4 (3.81%) Storage Architect
9 4 (3.81%) Virtualisation Architect
9 4 (3.81%) Storage Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.29%) Web Services
2 6 (5.71%) .NET
2 6 (5.71%) Application Packaging
3 3 (2.86%) WCF
3 3 (2.86%) WPF
3 3 (2.86%) WF
3 3 (2.86%) Silverlight
3 3 (2.86%) WinForms
3 3 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.95%) WSGI
4 1 (0.95%) jQuery
4 1 (0.95%) LAMP
4 1 (0.95%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.71%) Clustering
2 5 (4.76%) Celerra
2 5 (4.76%) CLARiiON
3 4 (3.81%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.81%) Replication
3 4 (3.81%) IVR
3 4 (3.81%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.90%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.95%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.95%) PDA
6 1 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.95%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 79 (75.24%) Windows
2 36 (34.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 36 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (5.71%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.76%) UNIX
6 4 (3.81%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.90%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.95%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.95%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.95%) Debian
8 1 (0.95%) Solaris
8 1 (0.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.48%) Change Management
2 21 (20.00%) ITIL
3 11 (10.48%) Change Control
4 8 (7.62%) Capacity Management
5 7 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 7 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 7 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (5.71%) Project Management
7 5 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.81%) Database Security
8 4 (3.81%) Communications Security
8 4 (3.81%) Supplier Management
8 4 (3.81%) Information Management
9 3 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (2.86%) Performance Management
9 3 (2.86%) Scrum
10 2 (1.90%) Technical Analysis
10 2 (1.90%) CRM
10 2 (1.90%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.57%) SQL
2 4 (3.81%) C#
3 3 (2.86%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.95%) Python
4 1 (0.95%) VBScript
4 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 82 (78.10%) MCSE
2 35 (33.33%) MCITP
2 35 (33.33%) MCP
3 24 (22.86%) MCTS
4 21 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 19 (18.10%) Citrix Certification
6 17 (16.19%) CCA
6 17 (16.19%) CCNA
6 17 (16.19%) MCSA
7 16 (15.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (14.29%) CCEE
9 9 (8.57%) Degree
9 9 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (5.71%) CCNP
10 6 (5.71%) CCIA
10 6 (5.71%) VCAP
11 5 (4.76%) NCDA
11 5 (4.76%) NCIE
11 5 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (40.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 23 (21.90%) Hyper-V
4 21 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 10 (9.52%) vSphere
6 8 (7.62%) XenApp
7 6 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (3.81%) vCloud
9 2 (1.90%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.95%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (14.29%) SCOM
2 9 (8.57%) SCCM
3 4 (3.81%) OPNET
4 3 (2.86%) SCVMM
4 3 (2.86%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.95%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.95%) MOM
5 1 (0.95%) Nagios
5 1 (0.95%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 90 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 63 (60.00%) VMware
3 40 (38.10%) Citrix
4 32 (30.48%) HP
5 19 (18.10%) IBM
6 17 (16.19%) Cisco
7 15 (14.29%) Riverbed
8 7 (6.67%) Oracle
9 6 (5.71%) NetApp
9 6 (5.71%) EMC
10 4 (3.81%) Dell
10 4 (3.81%) Apple
10 4 (3.81%) 3PAR
11 3 (2.86%) AppSense
12 1 (0.95%) Websense
12 1 (0.95%) Symantec
12 1 (0.95%) Red Hat
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