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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 53 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 33 58 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.64% 6.28% 7.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.35% 19.53% 27.62%
Number of salaries quoted 21 49 41
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £23,320 £24,235
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.05% -1.33%
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
215 297 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 23.73% 32.18% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 184 209 143
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,150 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -13 28 £30,000 +0.33% 2
Barnsley - 3 £30,500 -
Doncaster - 1 - - 1
Microsoft Certification
Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 62 (91.18%) Microsoft
2 53 (77.94%) Windows
3 31 (45.59%) VMware
4 29 (42.65%) Citrix
5 28 (41.18%) Active Directory
6 27 (39.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 26 (38.24%) SQL Server
8 25 (36.76%) MS Office
8 25 (36.76%) SLA
9 24 (35.29%) MS Excel
10 23 (33.82%) Hyper-V
11 22 (32.35%) SQL Server 2008
11 22 (32.35%) MCSE
12 21 (30.88%) SQL
12 21 (30.88%) Office 365
13 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
14 19 (27.94%) vSphere
14 19 (27.94%) SAN
15 18 (26.47%) MCSA
15 18 (26.47%) SharePoint
15 18 (26.47%) SQL Server 2005
15 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (25.00%) XenDesktop
16 17 (25.00%) SCCM
16 17 (25.00%) ITIL
16 17 (25.00%) C#
16 17 (25.00%) .NET
17 16 (23.53%) ASP.NET
17 16 (23.53%) Lync
18 15 (22.06%) SQL Server 2012

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 18 (26.47%) SharePoint
2 16 (23.53%) Lync
3 13 (19.12%) MS Exchange
4 10 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (4.41%) IIS
9 2 (2.94%) CMS
9 2 (2.94%) Umbraco
10 1 (1.47%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (1.47%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 25 (36.76%) MS Office
2 24 (35.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.47%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.47%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.47%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 21 (30.88%) Office 365
2 10 (14.71%) SaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.94%) SAN
2 14 (20.59%) TCP/IP
3 10 (14.71%) Unified Communications
4 9 (13.24%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (11.76%) Firewall
6 6 (8.82%) LAN
6 6 (8.82%) WAN
7 5 (7.35%) WAAS
7 5 (7.35%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (5.88%) DNS
9 3 (4.41%) DHCP
10 2 (2.94%) Internet
10 2 (2.94%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.47%) Structured Cabling
11 1 (1.47%) VPN
11 1 (1.47%) PBX
11 1 (1.47%) PABX
11 1 (1.47%) Wireless
11 1 (1.47%) IPsec
11 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 22 (32.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (26.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (22.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (19.12%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (19.12%) Oracle9i Database
6 13 (19.12%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (19.12%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.41%) Finance
1 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
1 3 (4.41%) Retail
2 1 (1.47%) Legal
2 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Developer
2 13 (19.12%) Software Developer
2 13 (19.12%) C# Developer
2 13 (19.12%) C# Software Developer
3 10 (14.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (14.71%) Windows Server Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (14.71%) Server Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Citrix Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Agile C# Developer
5 7 (10.29%) .NET Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Architect
5 7 (10.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (8.82%) Consultant
6 6 (8.82%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.35%) Virtualisation Architect
7 5 (7.35%) Agile .NET Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.00%) .NET
2 16 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 13 (19.12%) WCF
3 13 (19.12%) WPF
3 13 (19.12%) Silverlight
3 13 (19.12%) WinForms
3 13 (19.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (7.35%) Web Services
5 3 (4.41%) HTML
5 3 (4.41%) CSS
5 3 (4.41%) jQuery
5 3 (4.41%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.41%) Application Packaging
6 2 (2.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (1.47%) CSS3
7 1 (1.47%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) CLARiiON
1 5 (7.35%) Celerra
2 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.47%) Replication
3 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.47%) Clustering
3 1 (1.47%) CCTV
3 1 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 53 (77.94%) Windows
2 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (22.06%) Windows 7
5 11 (16.18%) Windows 8
6 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.41%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.47%) UNIX
8 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) ITIL
2 15 (22.06%) Change Management
2 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (19.12%) Scrum
4 12 (17.65%) Migration
5 10 (14.71%) High Availability
6 5 (7.35%) CRM
7 4 (5.88%) MVC
8 3 (4.41%) Web Development
8 3 (4.41%) ERP
8 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.41%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (4.41%) PRINCE
8 3 (4.41%) Project Management
8 3 (4.41%) Service Management
8 3 (4.41%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (2.94%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.94%) Change Control
9 2 (2.94%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.94%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.88%) SQL
2 17 (25.00%) C#
3 10 (14.71%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.41%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (32.35%) MCSE
2 18 (26.47%) MCSA
3 15 (22.06%) Degree
4 14 (20.59%) MCITP
5 10 (14.71%) MCP
5 10 (14.71%) CCA
5 10 (14.71%) Citrix Certification
6 8 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (11.76%) MCTS
7 5 (7.35%) CCIA
7 5 (7.35%) NCDA
7 5 (7.35%) NCIE
7 5 (7.35%) VCAP
7 5 (7.35%) VTSP
7 5 (7.35%) CCEA
8 3 (4.41%) MCDST
8 3 (4.41%) ACCA
8 3 (4.41%) CIPFA
8 3 (4.41%) CIMA
8 3 (4.41%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (36.76%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 28 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 27 (39.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (33.82%) Hyper-V
4 19 (27.94%) vSphere
5 17 (25.00%) XenDesktop
6 14 (20.59%) XenApp
7 10 (14.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 10 (14.71%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (7.35%) vCloud
9 2 (2.94%) VMware ESX
9 2 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.47%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 17 (25.00%) SCCM
2 15 (22.06%) SCOM
3 14 (20.59%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.94%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.47%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.47%) WSUS
5 1 (1.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 62 (91.18%) Microsoft
2 31 (45.59%) VMware
3 29 (42.65%) Citrix
4 15 (22.06%) CommVault
5 13 (19.12%) Oracle
6 8 (11.76%) EMC
7 6 (8.82%) Cisco
8 5 (7.35%) NetApp
8 5 (7.35%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.94%) AppSense
9 2 (2.94%) HP
10 1 (1.47%) CA
10 1 (1.47%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.47%) Adobe
10 1 (1.47%) Civica
10 1 (1.47%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.47%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.47%) Lotus
10 1 (1.47%) Apple
10 1 (1.47%) Symantec
Doncaster
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + includes good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 24 days ago