The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 84 46 30
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 96 205 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.83% 5.49% 7.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.63% 19.41% 26.28%
Number of salaries quoted 87 188 209
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Microsoft Certification
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
903 1056 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.57% 28.30% 28.64%
Number of salaries quoted 651 885 759
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,274 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Nottinghamshire -30 39 £26,000 -35.00% 6
Northamptonshire -29 21 £30,500 -18.66% 3
Derbyshire -3 19 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Lincolnshire -6 9 £20,000 -4.76%
Leicestershire +8 7 £37,250 +6.42% 4
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 157 (78.89%) Microsoft
2 99 (49.75%) Windows
3 83 (41.71%) Active Directory
4 65 (32.66%) SQL Server
5 62 (31.16%) MCSE
6 61 (30.65%) VMware
7 59 (29.65%) MS Excel
8 53 (26.63%) SQL
9 49 (24.62%) ITIL
10 43 (21.61%) MCP
11 41 (20.60%) SharePoint
12 40 (20.10%) .NET
12 40 (20.10%) Windows Server 2008
13 36 (18.09%) Cisco Certification
14 35 (17.59%) C#
14 35 (17.59%) MCITP
15 32 (16.08%) MS Office
15 32 (16.08%) MS Exchange
15 32 (16.08%) Degree
16 31 (15.58%) Windows Server 2012
17 30 (15.08%) Cisco
17 30 (15.08%) CCNA
18 29 (14.57%) MVC
19 28 (14.07%) Lync
20 27 (13.57%) Agile Software Development
20 27 (13.57%) HTML
21 26 (13.07%) SLA
21 26 (13.07%) MCSA
21 26 (13.07%) SCCM
22 25 (12.56%) SQL Server 2008

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 41 (20.60%) SharePoint
2 32 (16.08%) MS Exchange
3 28 (14.07%) Lync
4 16 (8.04%) IIS
5 15 (7.54%) SharePoint 2013
6 14 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (2.51%) CMS
10 4 (2.01%) Office Communications Server
11 3 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 59 (29.65%) MS Excel
2 32 (16.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.51%) LabWindows
2 3 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.51%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.55%) Office 365
2 4 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.01%) SaaS
4 1 (0.50%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.50%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.06%) TCP/IP
2 21 (10.55%) Firewall
3 20 (10.05%) WAN
3 20 (10.05%) DNS
4 19 (9.55%) DHCP
5 14 (7.04%) Internet
6 13 (6.53%) SAN
7 12 (6.03%) VoIP
7 12 (6.03%) LAN
8 8 (4.02%) VLAN
9 5 (2.51%) Wireshark
9 5 (2.51%) Intranet
9 5 (2.51%) Extranet
9 5 (2.51%) RTP
9 5 (2.51%) H.323
10 4 (2.01%) Wireless
11 3 (1.51%) PBX
12 2 (1.01%) PSTN
12 2 (1.01%) VPN
12 2 (1.01%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (32.66%) SQL Server
2 25 (12.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (9.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (6.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (6.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (5.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (4.02%) MySQL
8 6 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.01%) OLAP
9 4 (2.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.51%) VLDB
11 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.01%) Star Schema
11 2 (1.01%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.50%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (9.55%) Visual Studio
2 14 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.51%) FogBugz
3 5 (2.51%) Selenium
4 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (6.53%) Finance
2 11 (5.53%) Telecoms
2 11 (5.53%) Retail
3 9 (4.52%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.51%) Electronics
5 4 (2.01%) Advertising
5 4 (2.01%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.01%) Local Government
6 3 (1.51%) Law
7 1 (0.50%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (18.09%) Developer
2 33 (16.58%) Analyst
3 22 (11.06%) Support Technician
4 17 (8.54%) Support Engineer
4 17 (8.54%) C# Developer
5 15 (7.54%) Service Analyst
6 11 (5.53%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (5.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (5.53%) DBA
6 11 (5.53%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (5.03%) IT Support
8 9 (4.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (4.52%) Team Leader
8 9 (4.52%) .NET Developer
8 9 (4.52%) Software Developer
8 9 (4.52%) Support Analyst
9 8 (4.02%) Web Developer
9 8 (4.02%) SQL DBA
9 8 (4.02%) C# Web Developer
10 7 (3.52%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (20.10%) .NET
2 27 (13.57%) HTML
3 24 (12.06%) CSS
4 20 (10.05%) ASP.NET
4 20 (10.05%) jQuery
5 17 (8.54%) Ajax
6 12 (6.03%) XML
7 11 (5.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 10 (5.03%) WCF
9 9 (4.52%) WPF
10 8 (4.02%) .NET Framework
11 6 (3.02%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (2.01%) WinForms
13 3 (1.51%) Web Services
13 3 (1.51%) JSON
14 2 (1.01%) HTML5
14 2 (1.01%) CSS3
14 2 (1.01%) AngularJS
15 1 (0.50%) REST
15 1 (0.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.56%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.54%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.51%) Open Source
3 5 (2.51%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.01%) Clustering
5 3 (1.51%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.51%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.01%) PMI
6 2 (1.01%) Replication
6 2 (1.01%) iPhone
6 2 (1.01%) Telematics
6 2 (1.01%) User Experience
7 1 (0.50%) SystemC
7 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.50%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.50%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.50%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 99 (49.75%) Windows
2 40 (20.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (15.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (12.06%) Windows 7
5 20 (10.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (7.04%) Windows 8
7 12 (6.03%) UNIX
8 10 (5.03%) Apple iOS
9 6 (3.02%) Android
9 6 (3.02%) Linux
10 5 (2.51%) Mac OS X
10 5 (2.51%) Mac OS
11 4 (2.01%) Windows XP
11 4 (2.01%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.51%) AIX
13 2 (1.01%) Solaris
13 2 (1.01%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.50%) CentOS
14 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (24.62%) ITIL
2 29 (14.57%) MVC
3 27 (13.57%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (8.54%) Mentoring
5 15 (7.54%) Service Management
6 14 (7.04%) Service Delivery
6 14 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (7.04%) Software Engineering
6 14 (7.04%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (5.03%) Coaching
8 9 (4.52%) TDD
8 9 (4.52%) ETL
8 9 (4.52%) Mobile Development
9 8 (4.02%) Line Management
9 8 (4.02%) Configuration Management
9 8 (4.02%) Project Management
10 7 (3.52%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (3.52%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (3.52%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (3.02%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (26.63%) SQL
2 35 (17.59%) C#
3 22 (11.06%) JavaScript
4 17 (8.54%) VB.NET
5 16 (8.04%) VB
6 11 (5.53%) T-SQL
7 9 (4.52%) C
8 5 (2.51%) MATLAB
9 4 (2.01%) VB6
9 4 (2.01%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.51%) Java
11 1 (0.50%) VBScript
11 1 (0.50%) VBA
11 1 (0.50%) F#
Qualifications
1 62 (31.16%) MCSE
2 43 (21.61%) MCP
3 36 (18.09%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (17.59%) MCITP
5 32 (16.08%) Degree
6 30 (15.08%) CCNA
7 26 (13.07%) MCSA
8 24 (12.06%) MCTS
9 15 (7.54%) MCSD
10 14 (7.04%) SC Cleared
10 14 (7.04%) Security Cleared
10 14 (7.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (4.02%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (3.02%) MCDBA
12 6 (3.02%) CCNP
13 5 (2.51%) MCAD
13 5 (2.51%) CCA
13 5 (2.51%) ISTQB
13 5 (2.51%) VCP5
13 5 (2.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (13.07%) SLA
2 7 (3.52%) TickIT
2 7 (3.52%) ISO 9001
3 6 (3.02%) QA
4 3 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.50%) HL7
5 1 (0.50%) DICOM
5 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 83 (41.71%) Active Directory
2 24 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (10.55%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.03%) vSphere
5 5 (2.51%) XenApp
5 5 (2.51%) XenServer
5 5 (2.51%) Firmware
6 3 (1.51%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.51%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.01%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.01%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.01%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.50%) vCloud
8 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.50%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.50%) NFS
8 1 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 26 (13.07%) SCCM
2 4 (2.01%) SCOM
3 3 (1.51%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.01%) WSUS
5 1 (0.50%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.50%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 157 (78.89%) Microsoft
2 61 (30.65%) VMware
3 30 (15.08%) Cisco
4 22 (11.06%) Citrix
5 12 (6.03%) Oracle
6 9 (4.52%) LANDesk
7 6 (3.02%) Avaya
7 6 (3.02%) HP
7 6 (3.02%) Apple
7 6 (3.02%) Remedy
8 5 (2.51%) Dell
8 5 (2.51%) Red Gate
8 5 (2.51%) MobileIron
9 3 (1.51%) Google
9 3 (1.51%) Sophos
9 3 (1.51%) Novell
9 3 (1.51%) Symantec
10 1 (0.50%) McAfee
10 1 (0.50%) Lotus
10 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
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