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 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 34 40 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 55 38 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.70% 5.17% 6.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.97% 19.59% 26.72%
Number of salaries quoted 42 30 53
Average salary £29,900 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £23,600 £19,740
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +2.73%
Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
290 194 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 30.05% 26.39% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 219 149 196
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,150 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 24 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 24 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 +2 41 £29,900 -14.57% 2
Rotherham +7 8 £30,000 +20.00%
Doncaster 0 2 - -
Microsoft Certification
Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 74 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 73 (65.77%) MCSE
3 63 (56.76%) Windows
4 39 (35.14%) VMware
5 36 (32.43%) ITIL
6 30 (27.03%) MCITP
6 30 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (25.23%) Change Management
8 26 (23.42%) SQL
8 26 (23.42%) SLA
8 26 (23.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (23.42%) VMware Infrastructure
9 25 (22.52%) MCP
10 22 (19.82%) MS Excel
10 22 (19.82%) HP
11 21 (18.92%) SAN
12 20 (18.02%) ITIL Certification
12 20 (18.02%) .NET
12 20 (18.02%) Service Delivery
13 18 (16.22%) Clustering
13 18 (16.22%) Citrix
13 18 (16.22%) TCP/IP
14 17 (15.32%) IBM
14 17 (15.32%) Disaster Recovery
15 16 (14.41%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (14.41%) Performance Tuning
15 16 (14.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 16 (14.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 16 (14.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 15 (13.51%) MCTS

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (9.01%) Lync
2 8 (7.21%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.90%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.90%) nginx
6 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.90%) Gunicorn
6 1 (0.90%) uWSGI
6 1 (0.90%) SAS
6 1 (0.90%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (19.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (11.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (6.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (2.70%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.90%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.90%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.90%) Office 365
2 1 (0.90%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.92%) SAN
2 18 (16.22%) TCP/IP
3 11 (9.91%) Internet
4 10 (9.01%) DNS
5 9 (8.11%) LAN
6 8 (7.21%) DHCP
7 6 (5.41%) Firewall
8 5 (4.50%) WAN
8 5 (4.50%) VPN
8 5 (4.50%) Wireless
9 4 (3.60%) WLAN
10 3 (2.70%) NAS
11 2 (1.80%) NetScaler
11 2 (1.80%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.90%) Cisco IPT
12 1 (0.90%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.90%) Cisco PIX
12 1 (0.90%) Network Security
12 1 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 16 (14.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 16 (14.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (12.61%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (5.41%) Oracle9i Database
3 6 (5.41%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (12.61%) Manufacturing
2 11 (9.91%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (8.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.80%) Electronics
4 2 (1.80%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.80%) Advertising
4 2 (1.80%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (19.82%) Support Engineer
2 21 (18.92%) Windows Support Engineer
3 16 (14.41%) Service Manager
3 16 (14.41%) Services Delivery Manager
3 16 (14.41%) Delivery Manager
4 15 (13.51%) Server Support Engineer
4 15 (13.51%) Windows Server Engineer
4 15 (13.51%) Server Engineer
4 15 (13.51%) Server Support
4 15 (13.51%) DBA
5 13 (11.71%) SQL DBA
6 12 (10.81%) Team Leader
7 10 (9.01%) Consultant
8 9 (8.11%) Support Team Leader
9 7 (6.31%) Technical Support Team Leader
9 7 (6.31%) Technical Support
9 7 (6.31%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (6.31%) Technical Team Leader
10 6 (5.41%) Web Applications Developer
10 6 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.02%) .NET
2 12 (10.81%) Web Services
3 6 (5.41%) WinForms
3 6 (5.41%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 6 (5.41%) WCF
3 6 (5.41%) WPF
3 6 (5.41%) WF
3 6 (5.41%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.90%) jQuery
4 1 (0.90%) WSGI
4 1 (0.90%) HTML
4 1 (0.90%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.22%) Clustering
2 14 (12.61%) FMCG
3 6 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.60%) IVR
4 4 (3.60%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.60%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.60%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.80%) Replication
6 1 (0.90%) Celerra
6 1 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.90%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.90%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.90%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 63 (56.76%) Windows
2 30 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (23.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (6.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.70%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.70%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.70%) UNIX
6 2 (1.80%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.90%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.90%) Solaris
7 1 (0.90%) Linux
7 1 (0.90%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.43%) ITIL
2 28 (25.23%) Change Management
3 20 (18.02%) Service Delivery
4 17 (15.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (14.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (14.41%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (11.71%) High Availability
6 13 (11.71%) CRM
7 11 (9.91%) Logistics
8 7 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.31%) Validation
9 6 (5.41%) Scrum
9 6 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.60%) Project Management
10 4 (3.60%) Change Control
10 4 (3.60%) Capacity Management
10 4 (3.60%) Supplier Management
11 3 (2.70%) Performance Management
11 3 (2.70%) Kimball Methodology
11 3 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.42%) SQL
2 7 (6.31%) C#
3 6 (5.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 73 (65.77%) MCSE
2 30 (27.03%) MCITP
3 25 (22.52%) MCP
4 20 (18.02%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (13.51%) MCTS
6 13 (11.71%) MCSA
6 13 (11.71%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (10.81%) Security Cleared
8 11 (9.91%) CCNA
9 8 (7.21%) Degree
10 6 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (4.50%) CCIA
11 5 (4.50%) CCEE
11 5 (4.50%) CCNP
11 5 (4.50%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (3.60%) CCA
12 4 (3.60%) VCAP
13 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
14 1 (0.90%) HP AIS
14 1 (0.90%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (23.42%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (23.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (9.91%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.41%) Terminal Server
3 6 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.50%) vSphere
5 3 (2.70%) XenApp
5 3 (2.70%) XenServer
5 3 (2.70%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.70%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (9.01%) SCOM
2 5 (4.50%) SCCM
3 1 (0.90%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.90%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.90%) MOM
3 1 (0.90%) Nagios
3 1 (0.90%) OpenView
Vendors
1 74 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 39 (35.14%) VMware
3 22 (19.82%) HP
4 18 (16.22%) Citrix
5 17 (15.32%) IBM
6 12 (10.81%) Riverbed
7 11 (9.91%) Cisco
8 8 (7.21%) Oracle
9 7 (6.31%) Cognos
10 6 (5.41%) OPNET
11 4 (3.60%) Apple
11 4 (3.60%) Dell
12 3 (2.70%) Intel
13 1 (0.90%) 3PAR
13 1 (0.90%) Veeam
13 1 (0.90%) SolarWinds
13 1 (0.90%) Websense
13 1 (0.90%) Symantec
13 1 (0.90%) Remedy
13 1 (0.90%) NetApp
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