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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 48 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 43 55 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.22% 5.62% 5.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.82% 18.03% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31 42 33
Average salary £39,250 £29,900 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.27% -14.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,825 £19,100 £24,030
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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
217 305 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 21.30% 31.15% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 172 230 152
Average salary £37,750 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.85% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £23,100 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 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 24 April 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 -1 43 £32,500 +8.69% 5
Doncaster -6 5 £41,500 -
Microsoft Certification
Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 63 (78.75%) Microsoft
2 50 (62.50%) Windows
3 35 (43.75%) ITIL
4 33 (41.25%) SLA
5 32 (40.00%) MS Office
5 32 (40.00%) VMware
6 31 (38.75%) SQL
7 28 (35.00%) Active Directory
8 27 (33.75%) MS Excel
8 27 (33.75%) Office 365
9 26 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 26 (32.50%) Citrix
10 24 (30.00%) SAN
10 24 (30.00%) MCSE
11 23 (28.75%) Hyper-V
11 23 (28.75%) SCCM
12 22 (27.50%) vSphere
12 22 (27.50%) CommVault
13 21 (26.25%) .NET
13 21 (26.25%) SQL Server
13 21 (26.25%) Change Management
13 21 (26.25%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (26.25%) SCOM
13 21 (26.25%) SCVMM
14 20 (25.00%) Lync
15 19 (23.75%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (22.50%) XenApp
16 18 (22.50%) Migration
16 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (21.25%) Firewall

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 20 (25.00%) Lync
2 13 (16.25%) SharePoint
3 9 (11.25%) MS Exchange
4 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (6.25%) IIS
6 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.75%) Umbraco
7 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.75%) CMS
8 2 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 32 (40.00%) MS Office
2 27 (33.75%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.25%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.25%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.25%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.25%) Primavera
4 1 (1.25%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 27 (33.75%) Office 365
2 17 (21.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (30.00%) SAN
2 17 (21.25%) Firewall
3 16 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 15 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 15 (18.75%) LAN
4 15 (18.75%) WAN
5 10 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (12.50%) Network Security
6 9 (11.25%) MPLS
7 4 (5.00%) DNS
7 4 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.75%) DHCP
9 2 (2.50%) VPN
9 2 (2.50%) Internet
9 2 (2.50%) IPsec
9 2 (2.50%) PABX
10 1 (1.25%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (1.25%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.25%) NAS
10 1 (1.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.25%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (11.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (8.75%) Oracle9i Database
5 7 (8.75%) Oracle Database
5 7 (8.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (8.75%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.00%) Selenium
2 4 (5.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 4 (5.00%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.75%) Retail
3 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (21.25%) Developer
2 12 (15.00%) C# Developer
2 12 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 10 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
4 9 (11.25%) Citrix Engineer
4 9 (11.25%) .NET Developer
4 9 (11.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Consultant
6 7 (8.75%) Software Developer
6 7 (8.75%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (8.75%) Agile C# Developer
6 7 (8.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (8.75%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (7.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Agile .NET Developer
9 4 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.25%) .NET
2 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 8 (10.00%) CSS
3 8 (10.00%) WCF
3 8 (10.00%) jQuery
3 8 (10.00%) HTML
4 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 7 (8.75%) WPF
4 7 (8.75%) Silverlight
4 7 (8.75%) WinForms
5 5 (6.25%) Web Services
5 5 (6.25%) HTML5
5 5 (6.25%) CSS3
6 4 (5.00%) Gherkin
6 4 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.75%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.25%) Application Packaging
8 1 (1.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.25%) Replication
2 1 (1.25%) Clustering
2 1 (1.25%) CCTV
2 1 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 50 (62.50%) Windows
2 21 (26.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (23.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (16.25%) Windows 7
5 10 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.50%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (43.75%) ITIL
2 21 (26.25%) Change Management
3 18 (22.50%) Migration
3 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (21.25%) High Availability
5 9 (11.25%) Supplier Management
6 7 (8.75%) Scrum
7 5 (6.25%) MVC
7 5 (6.25%) CRM
8 4 (5.00%) Web Development
8 4 (5.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.00%) BDD
9 3 (3.75%) Performance Management
9 3 (3.75%) Line Management
9 3 (3.75%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (3.75%) ERP
9 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.75%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (3.75%) PRINCE
9 3 (3.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.75%) SQL
2 17 (21.25%) C#
3 16 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 7 (8.75%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (30.00%) MCSE
2 17 (21.25%) MCSA
3 10 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (12.50%) CCNA
3 10 (12.50%) Degree
4 9 (11.25%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (8.75%) MCP
6 6 (7.50%) MCITP
7 3 (3.75%) ICAEW
7 3 (3.75%) CCA
7 3 (3.75%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (3.75%) ACCA
7 3 (3.75%) CIPFA
7 3 (3.75%) CIMA
8 2 (2.50%) MCDST
9 1 (1.25%) MCTS
9 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.25%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (41.25%) SLA
2 10 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 28 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 26 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (28.75%) Hyper-V
4 22 (27.50%) vSphere
5 18 (22.50%) XenApp
6 17 (21.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 17 (21.25%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (20.00%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.50%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 23 (28.75%) SCCM
2 21 (26.25%) SCOM
2 21 (26.25%) SCVMM
3 17 (21.25%) vMotion
4 1 (1.25%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.25%) WSUS
4 1 (1.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 63 (78.75%) Microsoft
2 32 (40.00%) VMware
3 26 (32.50%) Citrix
4 22 (27.50%) CommVault
5 7 (8.75%) Oracle
6 4 (5.00%) Cisco
7 3 (3.75%) EMC
7 3 (3.75%) Websense
8 1 (1.25%) BT
8 1 (1.25%) Symantec
8 1 (1.25%) Civica
8 1 (1.25%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.25%) CA
8 1 (1.25%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.25%) Adobe
8 1 (1.25%) HP
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £46,000 per annum + UPTO 20% BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, health care, certifications
Posted: 22 days ago