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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 62 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 31 28 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.27% 3.98% 4.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.06% 14.14% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 42
Average salary £27,025 £29,575 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.62% -15.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,665 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £52,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -
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
193 198 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.34% 28.13% 31.00%
Number of salaries quoted 150 142 248
Average salary £46,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.04% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £24,900 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -10 27 £27,025 -8.62% 2
Barnsley +2 2 £24,750 +12.50% 1
Rotherham +4 1 £20,500 -
Microsoft Certification
Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 73 (90.12%) Microsoft
2 67 (82.72%) MCSE
3 61 (75.31%) Windows
4 51 (62.96%) VMware
5 41 (50.62%) Citrix
6 37 (45.68%) VMware Infrastructure
7 34 (41.98%) Active Directory
8 31 (38.27%) MCITP
9 30 (37.04%) MCTS
9 30 (37.04%) XenDesktop
10 28 (34.57%) Hyper-V
11 27 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
12 26 (32.10%) MCP
13 25 (30.86%) CCA
14 24 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
14 24 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
14 24 (29.63%) Lync
15 23 (28.40%) HP
15 23 (28.40%) SQL Server
15 23 (28.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 22 (27.16%) MS Exchange
17 21 (25.93%) Change Management
17 21 (25.93%) Mentoring
18 19 (23.46%) SAN
19 18 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
19 18 (22.22%) vSphere
20 17 (20.99%) SQL Server 2008
20 17 (20.99%) Security Cleared
20 17 (20.99%) Exchange Server 2007
20 17 (20.99%) SQL Server 2005

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 24 (29.63%) Lync
2 22 (27.16%) MS Exchange
3 18 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 17 (20.99%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (19.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (12.35%) SharePoint
7 9 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.47%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.23%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.23%) IIS
9 1 (1.23%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 17 (20.99%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.88%) Office 365
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.46%) SAN
2 12 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (14.81%) WAAS
3 11 (13.58%) TCP/IP
4 10 (12.35%) Firewall
5 9 (11.11%) Internet
6 8 (9.88%) NetScaler
7 6 (7.41%) DNS
8 5 (6.17%) Unified Communications
9 4 (4.94%) DHCP
10 3 (3.70%) PBX
10 3 (3.70%) Wireless
10 3 (3.70%) IP Telephony
10 3 (3.70%) NAS
11 2 (2.47%) WAN
11 2 (2.47%) LAN
12 1 (1.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.40%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.99%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (20.99%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (8.64%) Oracle Database
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MSI
1 1 (1.23%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.23%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.70%) Finance
3 2 (2.47%) Electronics
3 2 (2.47%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.47%) Legal
3 2 (2.47%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (28.40%) Support Engineer
2 20 (24.69%) Windows Support Engineer
2 20 (24.69%) Architect
3 18 (22.22%) Consultant
4 15 (18.52%) Server Support
4 15 (18.52%) Windows Server Engineer
4 15 (18.52%) Server Engineer
4 15 (18.52%) Server Support Engineer
4 15 (18.52%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (14.81%) Storage Solutions Architect
5 12 (14.81%) Virtualisation Architect
5 12 (14.81%) Storage Architect
6 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Consultant
7 8 (9.88%) Infrastructure Manager
7 8 (9.88%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (6.17%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Developer
8 5 (6.17%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.88%) Web Services
1 8 (9.88%) Application Packaging
2 5 (6.17%) .NET
2 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET
2 5 (6.17%) WinForms
2 5 (6.17%) WCF
2 5 (6.17%) WPF
2 5 (6.17%) Silverlight
2 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) CLARiiON
1 12 (14.81%) Celerra
2 2 (2.47%) Replication
2 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.23%) PDA
3 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 61 (75.31%) Windows
2 24 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 24 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (17.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (9.88%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.17%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.47%) UNIX
7 1 (1.23%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.93%) Change Management
1 21 (25.93%) Mentoring
2 10 (12.35%) Change Control
3 8 (9.88%) ITIL
3 8 (9.88%) Business Continuity
3 8 (9.88%) Capacity Management
3 8 (9.88%) Problem Management
4 5 (6.17%) Scrum
4 5 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (3.70%) MVC
6 2 (2.47%) Database Security
6 2 (2.47%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (2.47%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.47%) Time Management
6 2 (2.47%) Communications Security
6 2 (2.47%) Information Management
6 2 (2.47%) Document Management
6 2 (2.47%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (2.47%) Migration
6 2 (2.47%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.17%) C#
2 1 (1.23%) SQL
2 1 (1.23%) VBScript
2 1 (1.23%) VB
2 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 67 (82.72%) MCSE
2 31 (38.27%) MCITP
3 30 (37.04%) MCTS
4 27 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
5 26 (32.10%) MCP
6 25 (30.86%) CCA
7 23 (28.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 17 (20.99%) Security Cleared
9 15 (18.52%) CCEE
10 13 (16.05%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (14.81%) MCSA
11 12 (14.81%) CCEA
11 12 (14.81%) CCIA
11 12 (14.81%) VCAP
11 12 (14.81%) VTSP
11 12 (14.81%) NCDA
11 12 (14.81%) NCIE
12 10 (12.35%) CCNA
13 9 (11.11%) Degree
14 6 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (45.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (41.98%) Active Directory
3 30 (37.04%) XenDesktop
4 28 (34.57%) Hyper-V
5 18 (22.22%) vSphere
6 12 (14.81%) vCloud
7 10 (12.35%) XenApp
8 8 (9.88%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.23%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (12.35%) SCOM
2 8 (9.88%) SCCM
3 5 (6.17%) XenMobile
4 4 (4.94%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.47%) SCDPM
5 2 (2.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.23%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 73 (90.12%) Microsoft
2 51 (62.96%) VMware
3 41 (50.62%) Citrix
4 23 (28.40%) HP
5 16 (19.75%) Cisco
6 13 (16.05%) NetApp
6 13 (16.05%) EMC
6 13 (16.05%) IBM
7 12 (14.81%) 3PAR
8 8 (9.88%) Riverbed
9 7 (8.64%) Oracle
10 5 (6.17%) AppSense
11 1 (1.23%) Symantec
11 1 (1.23%) Lotus
11 1 (1.23%) Apple
11 1 (1.23%) LANDesk
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