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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 38 50 31
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 52 23 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.30% 3.02% 5.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.70% 10.75% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 43 16 38
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 £27,025 £26,160 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
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
264 214 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 26.88% 28.12% 26.48%
Number of salaries quoted 219 172 163
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,500 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £63,550 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 August 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 27 August 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 +14 50 £42,000 -1.17% 1
Doncaster -5 1 - - 2
Microsoft Certification
Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 81 (88.04%) Microsoft
2 76 (82.61%) MCSE
3 72 (78.26%) Windows
4 60 (65.22%) VMware
5 40 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 38 (41.30%) Citrix
7 35 (38.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (35.87%) MCP
10 32 (34.78%) HP
11 31 (33.70%) Active Directory
12 28 (30.43%) Change Management
12 28 (30.43%) MCITP
12 28 (30.43%) Lync
13 27 (29.35%) SAN
14 25 (27.17%) MCTS
14 25 (27.17%) Hyper-V
15 24 (26.09%) XenDesktop
16 23 (25.00%) Security Cleared
17 22 (23.91%) Citrix Certification
17 22 (23.91%) MS Excel
18 21 (22.83%) MS Exchange
19 20 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
19 20 (21.74%) CCA
20 18 (19.57%) IBM
20 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
20 18 (19.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 17 (18.48%) CCNA
22 16 (17.39%) SLA
22 16 (17.39%) Cisco

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 28 (30.43%) Lync
2 21 (22.83%) MS Exchange
3 15 (16.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 13 (14.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.09%) IIS
9 1 (1.09%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (23.91%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.70%) Office 365
3 3 (3.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (29.35%) SAN
2 16 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 12 (13.04%) Internet
4 11 (11.96%) Firewall
5 10 (10.87%) DNS
6 7 (7.61%) WAAS
6 7 (7.61%) Unified Communications
6 7 (7.61%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (7.61%) DHCP
7 6 (6.52%) NetScaler
8 5 (5.43%) VPN
8 5 (5.43%) LAN
9 4 (4.35%) WAN
9 4 (4.35%) Wireless
9 4 (4.35%) NAS
10 3 (3.26%) IP Telephony
10 3 (3.26%) PBX
11 1 (1.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (9.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MSI
1 1 (1.09%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.09%) AdminStudio
General
1 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.35%) Aerospace
2 4 (4.35%) Electronics
2 4 (4.35%) Military
3 3 (3.26%) Finance
4 2 (2.17%) Legal
5 1 (1.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (33.70%) Support Engineer
2 28 (30.43%) Windows Support Engineer
3 20 (21.74%) Consultant
4 18 (19.57%) Server Support
4 18 (19.57%) Windows Server Engineer
4 18 (19.57%) Server Engineer
4 18 (19.57%) Server Support Engineer
5 14 (15.22%) Infrastructure Manager
6 13 (14.13%) Architect
7 10 (10.87%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Consultant
8 9 (9.78%) IT Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (7.61%) Storage Solutions Architect
9 7 (7.61%) Storage Architect
9 7 (7.61%) Virtualisation Architect
10 4 (4.35%) Oracle Team Leader
10 4 (4.35%) DBA
10 4 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
10 4 (4.35%) Team Leader
11 3 (3.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.96%) Web Services
2 6 (6.52%) Application Packaging
3 3 (3.26%) .NET
4 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.17%) WinForms
4 2 (2.17%) WCF
4 2 (2.17%) WPF
4 2 (2.17%) WF
4 2 (2.17%) Silverlight
4 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.09%) HTML
5 1 (1.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.70%) CLARiiON
1 8 (8.70%) Celerra
2 4 (4.35%) Blackberry
2 4 (4.35%) Replication
2 4 (4.35%) IVR
3 2 (2.17%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (1.09%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.09%) PDA
4 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.09%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 72 (78.26%) Windows
2 35 (38.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 34 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.52%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 4 (4.35%) UNIX
7 2 (2.17%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.43%) Change Management
2 16 (17.39%) ITIL
3 13 (14.13%) Change Control
4 10 (10.87%) Capacity Management
5 9 (9.78%) Business Continuity
5 9 (9.78%) Problem Management
6 6 (6.52%) Project Management
7 4 (4.35%) Supplier Management
7 4 (4.35%) Information Management
7 4 (4.35%) Database Security
7 4 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.35%) Communications Security
8 2 (2.17%) Time Management
8 2 (2.17%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (2.17%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (2.17%) Document Management
8 2 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.17%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.17%) Service Management
8 2 (2.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.43%) SQL
2 3 (3.26%) C#
3 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.09%) VBScript
4 1 (1.09%) VB
4 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 76 (82.61%) MCSE
2 33 (35.87%) MCP
3 28 (30.43%) MCITP
4 25 (27.17%) MCTS
5 23 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 22 (23.91%) Citrix Certification
7 20 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (21.74%) CCA
8 18 (19.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 17 (18.48%) CCNA
10 15 (16.30%) CCEE
11 14 (15.22%) MCSA
12 9 (9.78%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (9.78%) CCIA
12 9 (9.78%) VCAP
13 8 (8.70%) NCDA
13 8 (8.70%) NCIE
13 8 (8.70%) Degree
14 7 (7.61%) CCEA
14 7 (7.61%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (33.70%) Active Directory
3 25 (27.17%) Hyper-V
4 24 (26.09%) XenDesktop
5 13 (14.13%) vSphere
6 8 (8.70%) XenApp
7 7 (7.61%) vCloud
8 6 (6.52%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.17%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (15.22%) SCOM
2 8 (8.70%) SCCM
3 4 (4.35%) SCVMM
4 3 (3.26%) XenMobile
5 2 (2.17%) SCDPM
5 2 (2.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.09%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 81 (88.04%) Microsoft
2 60 (65.22%) VMware
3 38 (41.30%) Citrix
4 32 (34.78%) HP
5 18 (19.57%) IBM
6 16 (17.39%) Cisco
7 11 (11.96%) Riverbed
8 9 (9.78%) EMC
8 9 (9.78%) NetApp
9 7 (7.61%) 3PAR
10 6 (6.52%) Oracle
11 4 (4.35%) Apple
12 3 (3.26%) AppSense
13 2 (2.17%) Dell
14 1 (1.09%) Symantec
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Posted: 11 days ago