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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 86 87 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -36
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 88 91 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.81% 2.92% 5.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.13% 10.98% 18.50%
Number of salaries quoted 75 84 175
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
869 829 1130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.70% 26.60% 31.18%
Number of salaries quoted 641 651 887
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 -3 32 £42,500 +66.66% 4
Leicestershire +24 26 £35,000 -16.66% 1
Derbyshire +6 23 £34,626 -7.66% 1
Northamptonshire -12 11 £23,750 -34.48% 3
Lincolnshire +1 5 £20,000 +8.10% 1
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 146 (83.91%) Microsoft
2 88 (50.57%) MCSE
3 81 (46.55%) Windows
4 58 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 56 (32.18%) MCSA
6 55 (31.61%) VMware
7 53 (30.46%) Active Directory
8 51 (29.31%) Windows Server
9 41 (23.56%) SQL
10 40 (22.99%) SQL Server
11 35 (20.11%) MCP
12 32 (18.39%) ITIL
12 32 (18.39%) Cisco
12 32 (18.39%) MS Exchange
13 31 (17.82%) VMware Infrastructure
14 30 (17.24%) MS Office
15 29 (16.67%) Degree
15 29 (16.67%) Office 365
16 24 (13.79%) WAN
17 23 (13.22%) Windows Server 2012
17 23 (13.22%) Microsoft Azure
18 22 (12.64%) Hyper-V
18 22 (12.64%) Windows Server 2008
18 22 (12.64%) SAN
19 21 (12.07%) CCNA
19 21 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
19 21 (12.07%) LAN
20 20 (11.49%) C#
21 18 (10.34%) .NET
21 18 (10.34%) Windows 10

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 32 (18.39%) MS Exchange
2 16 (9.20%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (6.32%) Skype for Business
4 6 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.30%) IIS
7 3 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 58 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 30 (17.24%) MS Office
3 3 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.72%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.72%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (1.72%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 29 (16.67%) Office 365
2 23 (13.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (8.62%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (6.90%) IaaS
4 12 (6.90%) PaaS
5 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.79%) WAN
2 22 (12.64%) SAN
3 21 (12.07%) LAN
4 17 (9.77%) TCP/IP
5 16 (9.20%) Firewall
6 15 (8.62%) DNS
7 11 (6.32%) DHCP
7 11 (6.32%) VoIP
8 8 (4.60%) Skype
8 8 (4.60%) Unified Communications
9 7 (4.02%) Internet
10 5 (2.87%) VPN
11 4 (2.30%) Broadband
11 4 (2.30%) GPRS
11 4 (2.30%) GSM
11 4 (2.30%) Junos
11 4 (2.30%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (2.30%) Wireless
12 3 (1.72%) VLAN
12 3 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (22.99%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.05%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (4.60%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (4.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.15%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.15%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.57%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.57%) OLAP
8 1 (0.57%) OLTP
8 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.15%) NUnit
2 2 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (9.77%) Retail
2 12 (6.90%) Games
3 6 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.30%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.72%) Finance
5 3 (1.72%) Local Government
6 2 (1.15%) Marketing
7 1 (0.57%) Advertising
7 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (16.09%) Consultant
2 27 (15.52%) Support Engineer
3 26 (14.94%) IT Engineer
4 24 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (10.34%) DBA
5 18 (10.34%) SQL DBA
6 17 (9.77%) Developer
6 17 (9.77%) Graduate
7 14 (8.05%) Analyst
8 13 (7.47%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (6.90%) Graduate Consultant
9 12 (6.90%) IT Support
10 11 (6.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 11 (6.32%) Administrator
10 11 (6.32%) IT Graduate
10 11 (6.32%) Support Analyst
11 10 (5.75%) SQL Server DBA
12 9 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 9 (5.17%) C# Developer
12 9 (5.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.34%) .NET
2 12 (6.90%) HTML
3 11 (6.32%) ASP.NET
4 9 (5.17%) .NET Framework
5 7 (4.02%) CSS
5 7 (4.02%) jQuery
6 4 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (2.30%) Entity Framework
6 4 (2.30%) NHibernate
7 3 (1.72%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.72%) CSS3
7 3 (1.72%) HTML5
8 2 (1.15%) Backbone.js
8 2 (1.15%) LINQ
8 2 (1.15%) RESTful
8 2 (1.15%) SignalR
8 2 (1.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.15%) WCF
8 2 (1.15%) WinForms
8 2 (1.15%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.05%) Replication
2 12 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.90%) Public Cloud
3 11 (6.32%) Driving Licence
4 8 (4.60%) Clustering
5 7 (4.02%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.87%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.30%) CAN bus
7 4 (2.30%) iPhone
7 4 (2.30%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.30%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.30%) Telematics
8 3 (1.72%) AS400
8 3 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.72%) iSeries
8 3 (1.72%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.15%) Informatics
9 2 (1.15%) NHS
9 2 (1.15%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 81 (46.55%) Windows
2 51 (29.31%) Windows Server
3 23 (13.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (12.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (10.34%) Windows 10
6 11 (6.32%) Android
6 11 (6.32%) Windows 7
7 9 (5.17%) Linux
7 9 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (4.60%) Apple iOS
9 6 (3.45%) Mac OS
9 6 (3.45%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.30%) Unix
10 4 (2.30%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (1.72%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (18.39%) ITIL
2 16 (9.20%) Incident Management
3 13 (7.47%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (7.47%) Change Management
4 11 (6.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (5.75%) Data Protection
5 10 (5.75%) High Availability
6 9 (5.17%) ETL
6 9 (5.17%) Line Management
6 9 (5.17%) MVC
6 9 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (4.60%) Data Modelling
7 8 (4.60%) Migration
7 8 (4.60%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (4.02%) Data Security
8 7 (4.02%) Software Engineering
9 6 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (3.45%) OO
9 6 (3.45%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 41 (23.56%) SQL
2 20 (11.49%) C#
3 10 (5.75%) T-SQL
4 9 (5.17%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.87%) C++
6 4 (2.30%) Java
7 3 (1.72%) Delphi
7 3 (1.72%) Pascal
7 3 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 88 (50.57%) MCSE
2 56 (32.18%) MCSA
3 35 (20.11%) MCP
4 29 (16.67%) Degree
5 21 (12.07%) CCNA
5 21 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (9.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (7.47%) MCITP
7 13 (7.47%) SC Cleared
7 13 (7.47%) Security Cleared
8 10 (5.75%) MCDST
9 7 (4.02%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (4.02%) MCDBA
10 5 (2.87%) CCNP
10 5 (2.87%) GSEC
10 5 (2.87%) MCAD
11 3 (1.72%) DBS Check
11 3 (1.72%) HND
11 3 (1.72%) MCSD
11 3 (1.72%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.45%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.30%) SLA
3 2 (1.15%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.15%) QA
3 2 (1.15%) TickIT
4 1 (0.57%) COBIT
4 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (30.46%) Active Directory
2 31 (17.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (12.64%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.75%) vSphere
5 4 (2.30%) XenApp
6 3 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.15%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.57%) Xen
8 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (8.62%) SCCM
2 10 (5.75%) SCOM
3 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (1.15%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.57%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.57%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.57%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 146 (83.91%) Microsoft
2 55 (31.61%) VMware
3 32 (18.39%) Cisco
4 17 (9.77%) NetApp
5 15 (8.62%) Citrix
6 10 (5.75%) Apple
7 8 (4.60%) CheckPoint
7 8 (4.60%) SAP
8 7 (4.02%) Dell
8 7 (4.02%) HP
9 6 (3.45%) F5
9 6 (3.45%) IBM
9 6 (3.45%) LANDesk
9 6 (3.45%) MobileIron
10 5 (2.87%) IronPort
11 4 (2.30%) Oracle
11 4 (2.30%) Veeam
12 3 (1.72%) Altiris
12 3 (1.72%) Cognos
12 3 (1.72%) Remedy
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + MS Certs + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Executive Resource Group Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Nottingham Building Society
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
St Andrew's Healthcare
Salary: Salary Competitive / Dependant on Experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + negotiable benefits, travel flexible hours
Posted: 17 days ago