The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 60 71 50
Rank change year-on-year +11 -21  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 15 9 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.27% 1.15% 4.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.10% 5.96% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 27
Median salary £41,000 £25,750 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +59.22% -16.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,350 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  

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 South Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 124 151 204
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 18.76% 19.33% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 96 101 169
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification 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 in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +15 11 £42,000 +34.40%
Doncaster +1 4 £30,000 +50.00% 1
Microsoft Certification
Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 32 (88.89%) Windows
2 29 (80.56%) Active Directory
2 29 (80.56%) Microsoft
3 23 (63.89%) ITIL
3 23 (63.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (63.89%) Windows Server
4 19 (52.78%) MCSE
5 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (47.22%) Citrix
6 17 (47.22%) VMware
7 14 (38.89%) SLA
8 13 (36.11%) DNS
9 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 12 (33.33%) SQL
9 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (33.33%) Windows 7
9 12 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 11 (30.56%) MS Office
11 9 (25.00%) DHCP
11 9 (25.00%) SCOM
11 9 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
11 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
12 8 (22.22%) XenApp
12 8 (22.22%) Banking
12 8 (22.22%) Degree
12 8 (22.22%) Cisco
12 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
12 8 (22.22%) Finance

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.33%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) MS Office
2 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) DNS
2 9 (25.00%) DHCP
3 7 (19.44%) VPN
4 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 5 (13.89%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (8.33%) SAN
6 3 (8.33%) Skype
7 2 (5.56%) LAN
7 2 (5.56%) WAN
8 1 (2.78%) Firewall
8 1 (2.78%) Internet
8 1 (2.78%) MPLS
8 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (22.22%) Banking
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) IT Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Service Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Support Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Wintel Support
2 7 (19.44%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Active Directory Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Active Directory Support
5 4 (11.11%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) IT Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) IT Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Server Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (19.44%) iPad
2 7 (19.44%) iPhone
3 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (11.11%) PKI
5 3 (8.33%) Driving Licence
6 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (88.89%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Windows Server
2 23 (63.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 4 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.56%) Linux
7 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 7 (19.44%) ITIL V3
2 7 (19.44%) Service Management
3 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 5 (13.89%) High Availability
4 5 (13.89%) Problem Management
5 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.78%) CRM
8 1 (2.78%) Document Management
8 1 (2.78%) ERP
8 1 (2.78%) IT Strategy
8 1 (2.78%) Software Architecture
8 1 (2.78%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 12 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) MCSE
2 8 (22.22%) Degree
3 7 (19.44%) MCDST
4 5 (13.89%) MCSA
5 3 (8.33%) CCNA
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (8.33%) MCITP
6 2 (5.56%) MCP
7 1 (2.78%) HND
7 1 (2.78%) MCDBA
7 1 (2.78%) MCSD
7 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (38.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (80.56%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (22.22%) XenApp
4 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) SCOM
2 7 (19.44%) AirWatch
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 29 (80.56%) Microsoft
2 17 (47.22%) Citrix
2 17 (47.22%) VMware
3 8 (22.22%) Cisco
4 7 (19.44%) Remedy
5 4 (11.11%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.56%) Avaya
6 2 (5.56%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.78%) Genesys
7 1 (2.78%) NetApp
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle
7 1 (2.78%) Veeam
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