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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 31 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 60 38 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.90% 5.28% 6.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.67% 20.65% 26.61%
Number of salaries quoted 47 31 53
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £24,150 £19,740
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £50,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
305 184 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 29.99% 25.56% 24.73%
Number of salaries quoted 232 141 199
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,150 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +4 43 £29,900 -8.00% 1
Rotherham +6 10 £30,000 +20.00%
Doncaster +2 2 - -
Microsoft Certification
Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 77 (67.54%) Microsoft
2 74 (64.91%) MCSE
3 65 (57.02%) Windows
4 38 (33.33%) ITIL
4 38 (33.33%) VMware
5 31 (27.19%) MCITP
5 31 (27.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (23.68%) Change Management
6 27 (23.68%) SQL
7 25 (21.93%) SLA
7 25 (21.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (21.93%) VMware Infrastructure
8 24 (21.05%) MCP
8 24 (21.05%) MS Excel
9 22 (19.30%) HP
10 20 (17.54%) Service Delivery
10 20 (17.54%) ITIL Certification
10 20 (17.54%) SAN
10 20 (17.54%) .NET
11 18 (15.79%) Clustering
12 17 (14.91%) Disaster Recovery
12 17 (14.91%) Citrix
12 17 (14.91%) IBM
12 17 (14.91%) TCP/IP
13 16 (14.04%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (14.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 16 (14.04%) MCTS
13 16 (14.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 16 (14.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (14.04%) Performance Tuning

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (8.77%) Lync
2 9 (7.89%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.75%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.88%) uWSGI
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.88%) nginx
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.88%) Gunicorn
6 1 (0.88%) SAS
6 1 (0.88%) Apache
Applications
1 24 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (11.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (6.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (2.63%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.75%) Office 365
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.88%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.54%) SAN
2 17 (14.91%) TCP/IP
3 10 (8.77%) DNS
3 10 (8.77%) Internet
4 9 (7.89%) LAN
5 8 (7.02%) DHCP
6 6 (5.26%) Firewall
7 5 (4.39%) WAN
7 5 (4.39%) VPN
7 5 (4.39%) Wireless
8 4 (3.51%) WLAN
9 3 (2.63%) NAS
10 2 (1.75%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.75%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.88%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (0.88%) Network Security
11 1 (0.88%) Cisco IPT
11 1 (0.88%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 16 (14.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 16 (14.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (12.28%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
3 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (12.28%) Manufacturing
2 11 (9.65%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (7.89%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.63%) Advertising
5 2 (1.75%) Electronics
5 2 (1.75%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (18.42%) Support Engineer
2 20 (17.54%) Windows Support Engineer
3 16 (14.04%) Service Manager
3 16 (14.04%) Services Delivery Manager
3 16 (14.04%) Delivery Manager
4 15 (13.16%) Windows Server Engineer
4 15 (13.16%) Server Support Engineer
4 15 (13.16%) Server Engineer
4 15 (13.16%) DBA
4 15 (13.16%) Server Support
5 13 (11.40%) SQL DBA
6 12 (10.53%) Team Leader
7 11 (9.65%) Consultant
8 9 (7.89%) Support Team Leader
9 7 (6.14%) Technical Support Team Leader
9 7 (6.14%) Technical Team Leader
9 7 (6.14%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (6.14%) Technical Support
10 6 (5.26%) Developer
10 6 (5.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.54%) .NET
2 11 (9.65%) Web Services
3 6 (5.26%) WinForms
3 6 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.26%) WCF
3 6 (5.26%) WPF
3 6 (5.26%) WF
3 6 (5.26%) Silverlight
3 6 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.88%) jQuery
4 1 (0.88%) WSGI
4 1 (0.88%) HTML
4 1 (0.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.79%) Clustering
2 14 (12.28%) FMCG
3 6 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.51%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.51%) IVR
4 4 (3.51%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.51%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.75%) Replication
6 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.88%) Celerra
6 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.88%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.88%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.88%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 65 (57.02%) Windows
2 31 (27.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (21.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.63%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.63%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.63%) UNIX
6 2 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.88%) Solaris
7 1 (0.88%) Linux
7 1 (0.88%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.33%) ITIL
2 27 (23.68%) Change Management
3 20 (17.54%) Service Delivery
4 17 (14.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (14.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (14.04%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (11.40%) High Availability
6 13 (11.40%) CRM
7 11 (9.65%) Logistics
8 7 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.14%) Validation
9 6 (5.26%) Scrum
9 6 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.51%) Project Management
10 4 (3.51%) Capacity Management
10 4 (3.51%) Change Control
10 4 (3.51%) Supplier Management
11 3 (2.63%) Performance Management
11 3 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (2.63%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.68%) SQL
2 7 (6.14%) C#
3 6 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 74 (64.91%) MCSE
2 31 (27.19%) MCITP
3 24 (21.05%) MCP
4 20 (17.54%) ITIL Certification
5 16 (14.04%) MCTS
6 13 (11.40%) MCSA
6 13 (11.40%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (10.53%) Security Cleared
8 11 (9.65%) CCNA
9 8 (7.02%) Degree
10 6 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (4.39%) CCEE
11 5 (4.39%) CCIA
11 5 (4.39%) CCNP
11 5 (4.39%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (3.51%) CCA
12 4 (3.51%) VCAP
13 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
14 1 (0.88%) VCDX
14 1 (0.88%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (21.93%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (21.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.26%) Terminal Server
3 6 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.39%) vSphere
5 3 (2.63%) XenApp
5 3 (2.63%) XenServer
5 3 (2.63%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.63%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (8.77%) SCOM
2 7 (6.14%) SCCM
3 2 (1.75%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.75%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.88%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.88%) SCSM
4 1 (0.88%) MOM
4 1 (0.88%) Nagios
4 1 (0.88%) OpenView
Vendors
1 77 (67.54%) Microsoft
2 38 (33.33%) VMware
3 22 (19.30%) HP
4 17 (14.91%) Citrix
4 17 (14.91%) IBM
5 11 (9.65%) Riverbed
5 11 (9.65%) Cisco
6 8 (7.02%) Oracle
7 7 (6.14%) Cognos
8 6 (5.26%) OPNET
9 4 (3.51%) Apple
9 4 (3.51%) Dell
10 3 (2.63%) Intel
11 2 (1.75%) Symantec
11 2 (1.75%) Remedy
12 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.88%) Veeam
12 1 (0.88%) 3PAR
12 1 (0.88%) NetApp
12 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £neg depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago