Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 67 95
Rank change year-on-year +3 +28 -30
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 21 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.51% 2.37% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.69% 11.06% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 7
Sheffield median annual salary £55,000 £31,500 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +74.60% -9.35% +15.83%
10th Percentile £20,375 £25,600 £22,700
90th Percentile £75,000 £43,750 £43,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £30,750 £24,750
% change year-on-year +5.69% +24.24% -17.50%

Microsoft Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 143 217 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 17.11% 21.42% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 119 169 200
Sheffield median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% -5.88% +15.49%
10th Percentile £19,600 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,250 £65,000 £62,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +8.70%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Sheffield

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Sheffield.

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Sheffield

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Sheffield over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 18 (85.71%) Windows
1 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 10 (47.62%) Office 365
4 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 9 (42.86%) ERP
5 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
5 8 (38.10%) MCSA
6 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 7 (33.33%) SLA
7 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (28.57%) Process Improvement
7 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
7 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
7 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
9 4 (19.05%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (19.05%) SQL
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 3 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 3 (14.29%) MCSE
10 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
10 3 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
10 3 (14.29%) Firewall
10 3 (14.29%) Finance

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) IaaS
3 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (14.29%) Firewall
4 2 (9.52%) VPN
5 1 (4.76%) DNS
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Administrator
1 6 (28.57%) IT Administrator
1 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Remote Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Mobility Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) iPad
3 1 (4.76%) PKI
3 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.76%) Android
5 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.76%) Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
5 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ERP
2 6 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) IT Strategy
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Document Management
5 1 (4.76%) Email Filtering
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.76%) Presales
5 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) MCSA
2 3 (14.29%) MCSE
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) ECDL
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.76%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) HIPAA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (9.52%) VMware