Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 72 64
Rank change year-on-year -3 -8 -33
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 17 23 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.82% 2.10% 3.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.46% 11.22% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 48
Sheffield median annual salary £42,000 £27,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.56% -32.50% -4.76%
10th Percentile £22,850 £22,850 £24,150
90th Percentile £46,500 £53,750 £44,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £27,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +45.45% -28.57% -8.33%

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield.

Academic & Professional Certification
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 201 205 330
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 21.54% 18.69% 21.93%
Number of salaries quoted 153 173 278
Sheffield median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,650 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £49,125
South Yorkshire median annual salary £46,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +22.67% +4.17% +2.86%

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 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, 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 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 13 (76.47%) VMware
3 12 (70.59%) Windows
4 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
4 11 (64.71%) DNS
5 10 (58.82%) ITIL
6 9 (52.94%) MCSE
6 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
7 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (47.06%) XenApp
8 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (35.29%) Citrix
10 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
10 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (29.41%) DHCP
10 5 (29.41%) SCOM
11 4 (23.53%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
11 4 (23.53%) PKI
11 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
12 3 (17.65%) MCITP
12 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
12 3 (17.65%) Firewall
12 3 (17.65%) SLA
12 3 (17.65%) SAN
12 3 (17.65%) SQL
12 3 (17.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Clustering
12 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Monitoring

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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) DHCP
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) LAN
4 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.76%) VPN
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security
5 1 (5.88%) Skype
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) IT Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Wintel Support
4 3 (17.65%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Active Directory Support
5 2 (11.76%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) IT Support
5 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix Support
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) IT Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Trainer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Server Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) PKI
2 2 (11.76%) iPad
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.76%) Mac OS
6 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 3 (17.65%) High Availability
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Document Management
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) IT Strategy
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Server Building
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) MCSE
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (17.65%) MCITP
4 2 (11.76%) MCSA
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.88%) CCA
5 1 (5.88%) CCEA
5 1 (5.88%) CCNA
5 1 (5.88%) CCNP
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) JNCIA
5 1 (5.88%) JNCIP
5 1 (5.88%) MCP
5 1 (5.88%) MCSD
5 1 (5.88%) MCT
5 1 (5.88%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (47.06%) XenApp
3 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCOM
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
4 2 (11.76%) Veeam
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago