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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 37 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 49 33 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.29% 4.49% 5.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.42% 17.01% 23.15%
Number of salaries quoted 42 30 38
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 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,250 £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
266 194 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 28.69% 26.39% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 221 170 160
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 £63,500 £52,500 £57,500
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 29 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 29 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 47 £42,000 +12.00% 4
Doncaster -5 2 - - 2
Microsoft Certification
Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 84 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 77 (78.57%) MCSE
3 75 (76.53%) Windows
4 60 (61.22%) VMware
5 42 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 39 (39.80%) Citrix
7 34 (34.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 34 (34.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 33 (33.67%) MCITP
9 32 (32.65%) MCP
10 30 (30.61%) HP
10 30 (30.61%) Change Management
11 29 (29.59%) Active Directory
11 29 (29.59%) SAN
11 29 (29.59%) Lync
12 26 (26.53%) MS Excel
13 24 (24.49%) MCTS
14 23 (23.47%) Hyper-V
15 21 (21.43%) XenDesktop
16 20 (20.41%) Security Cleared
16 20 (20.41%) TCP/IP
16 20 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
17 19 (19.39%) Citrix Certification
17 19 (19.39%) SLA
17 19 (19.39%) MS Exchange
17 19 (19.39%) ITIL
18 18 (18.37%) IBM
19 17 (17.35%) CCA
20 16 (16.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 16 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (29.59%) Lync
2 19 (19.39%) MS Exchange
3 11 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (9.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (5.10%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.02%) IIS
8 1 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.02%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (26.53%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.14%) Office 365
3 3 (3.06%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (29.59%) SAN
2 20 (20.41%) TCP/IP
3 14 (14.29%) DNS
3 14 (14.29%) Internet
4 11 (11.22%) Firewall
5 9 (9.18%) DHCP
6 7 (7.14%) LAN
7 6 (6.12%) Wireless
7 6 (6.12%) Unified Communications
7 6 (6.12%) NetScaler
8 5 (5.10%) VPN
9 4 (4.08%) NAS
9 4 (4.08%) WAAS
9 4 (4.08%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (4.08%) WAN
10 3 (3.06%) PBX
10 3 (3.06%) WLAN
10 3 (3.06%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.10%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.06%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.02%) MSI
1 1 (1.02%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.02%) AdminStudio
General
1 6 (6.12%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.08%) Aerospace
2 4 (4.08%) Electronics
2 4 (4.08%) Military
3 3 (3.06%) Finance
4 2 (2.04%) Legal
5 1 (1.02%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (30.61%) Support Engineer
2 28 (28.57%) Windows Support Engineer
3 22 (22.45%) Consultant
4 17 (17.35%) Server Support
4 17 (17.35%) Server Engineer
4 17 (17.35%) Windows Server Engineer
4 17 (17.35%) Server Support Engineer
5 12 (12.24%) Infrastructure Manager
6 10 (10.20%) Architect
6 10 (10.20%) Microsoft Consultant
7 7 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (7.14%) Team Leader
8 6 (6.12%) DBA
9 4 (4.08%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (4.08%) Virtualisation Architect
9 4 (4.08%) Storage Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.08%) Oracle Team Leader
9 4 (4.08%) Storage Architect
10 3 (3.06%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.27%) Web Services
2 6 (6.12%) .NET
2 6 (6.12%) Application Packaging
3 3 (3.06%) WCF
3 3 (3.06%) WPF
3 3 (3.06%) WF
3 3 (3.06%) Silverlight
3 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.06%) WinForms
3 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.02%) HTML
4 1 (1.02%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.12%) Clustering
2 5 (5.10%) CLARiiON
2 5 (5.10%) Celerra
3 4 (4.08%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.08%) Replication
3 4 (4.08%) IVR
4 3 (3.06%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.04%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.02%) PDA
6 1 (1.02%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.02%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 75 (76.53%) Windows
2 34 (34.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 34 (34.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (15.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (6.12%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.08%) Windows 8
5 4 (4.08%) UNIX
6 2 (2.04%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.61%) Change Management
2 19 (19.39%) ITIL
3 11 (11.22%) Change Control
4 8 (8.16%) Capacity Management
5 7 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 7 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 6 (6.12%) Project Management
6 6 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.08%) Database Security
7 4 (4.08%) Communications Security
7 4 (4.08%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.08%) Supplier Management
7 4 (4.08%) Information Management
8 3 (3.06%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.06%) Scrum
8 3 (3.06%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.06%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.04%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (2.04%) High Availability
9 2 (2.04%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.16%) SQL
2 4 (4.08%) C#
3 3 (3.06%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.02%) VBScript
4 1 (1.02%) VB
4 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 77 (78.57%) MCSE
2 33 (33.67%) MCITP
3 32 (32.65%) MCP
4 24 (24.49%) MCTS
5 20 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (20.41%) Security Cleared
6 19 (19.39%) Citrix Certification
7 17 (17.35%) CCA
8 16 (16.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (16.33%) CCNA
9 15 (15.31%) MCSA
9 15 (15.31%) CCEE
10 9 (9.18%) Degree
11 8 (8.16%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (6.12%) CCIA
12 6 (6.12%) VCAP
13 5 (5.10%) NCDA
13 5 (5.10%) NCIE
13 5 (5.10%) CCNP
13 5 (5.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.39%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (29.59%) Active Directory
3 23 (23.47%) Hyper-V
4 21 (21.43%) XenDesktop
5 10 (10.20%) vSphere
6 8 (8.16%) XenApp
7 6 (6.12%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (4.08%) vCloud
9 2 (2.04%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.02%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (15.31%) SCOM
2 9 (9.18%) SCCM
3 3 (3.06%) OPNET
3 3 (3.06%) XenMobile
3 3 (3.06%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.02%) AppDNA
4 1 (1.02%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 84 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 60 (61.22%) VMware
3 39 (39.80%) Citrix
4 30 (30.61%) HP
5 18 (18.37%) IBM
6 15 (15.31%) Cisco
7 14 (14.29%) Riverbed
8 7 (7.14%) Oracle
9 6 (6.12%) NetApp
9 6 (6.12%) EMC
10 4 (4.08%) 3PAR
10 4 (4.08%) Apple
10 4 (4.08%) Dell
11 3 (3.06%) AppSense
12 1 (1.02%) Symantec
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