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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 107 109 71
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -38
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 84 78 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.59% 2.22% 3.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.50% 7.93% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 73 64 131
Median salary £35,000 £31,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,060 £23,750 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,750 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
800 983 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.62% 28.02% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 606 719 876
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Nottinghamshire -6 25 £35,000 -12.50%
Derbyshire +11 21 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Leicestershire -12 21 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Lincolnshire - 13 £32,500 - 1
Northamptonshire -6 7 £32,500 +32.65% 3
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 126 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 96 (59.26%) Windows
3 75 (46.30%) MCSE
4 74 (45.68%) VMware
5 72 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 67 (41.36%) Active Directory
7 64 (39.51%) Cisco
8 58 (35.80%) ITIL
9 54 (33.33%) MCSA
10 47 (29.01%) Cisco Certification
11 46 (28.40%) CCNA
12 42 (25.93%) MCITP
13 41 (25.31%) SQL Server
13 41 (25.31%) Windows Server 2012
14 40 (24.69%) VMware Infrastructure
15 39 (24.07%) Data Centre
16 38 (23.46%) MS Excel
16 38 (23.46%) SAN
17 34 (20.99%) LAN
17 34 (20.99%) WAN
17 34 (20.99%) Hyper-V
18 33 (20.37%) MS Exchange
19 31 (19.14%) High Availability
20 30 (18.52%) Office 365
20 30 (18.52%) Firewall
21 28 (17.28%) Citrix
21 28 (17.28%) SQL
22 27 (16.67%) MCP
23 25 (15.43%) SLA
24 24 (14.81%) DNS

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 33 (20.37%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (8.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (8.02%) SharePoint
4 13 (8.02%) Skype for Business
5 5 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.85%) CMS
6 3 (1.85%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.85%) IIS
6 3 (1.85%) Quickr
6 3 (1.85%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 38 (23.46%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 30 (18.52%) Office 365
2 20 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.23%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (1.23%) CloudFront
5 2 (1.23%) PaaS
5 2 (1.23%) SaaS
6 1 (0.62%) IaaS
6 1 (0.62%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 38 (23.46%) SAN
2 34 (20.99%) LAN
2 34 (20.99%) WAN
3 30 (18.52%) Firewall
4 24 (14.81%) DNS
5 23 (14.20%) VoIP
6 20 (12.35%) DHCP
7 15 (9.26%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (6.79%) Skype
9 10 (6.17%) Internet
10 8 (4.94%) MPLS
11 7 (4.32%) TCP/IP
12 6 (3.70%) VLAN
12 6 (3.70%) Wireless
13 5 (3.09%) Unified Communications
14 2 (1.23%) Ethernet
14 2 (1.23%) PBX
14 2 (1.23%) Remote Desktop
14 2 (1.23%) VPN
15 1 (0.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (25.31%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.09%) OLAP
5 5 (3.09%) OLTP
5 5 (3.09%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Selenium
General
1 20 (12.35%) Telecoms
2 8 (4.94%) Retail
3 5 (3.09%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.47%) Finance
5 3 (1.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.62%) Games
6 1 (0.62%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (15.43%) Analyst
3 20 (12.35%) IT Support
4 19 (11.73%) Support Engineer
5 18 (11.11%) Developer
6 17 (10.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 17 (10.49%) Infrastructure Support
7 14 (8.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 12 (7.41%) Support Analyst
9 11 (6.79%) DBA
10 10 (6.17%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (6.17%) C# Developer
10 10 (6.17%) Consultant
10 10 (6.17%) SQL DBA
11 9 (5.56%) IT Analyst
11 9 (5.56%) IT Engineer
12 8 (4.94%) IT Support Analyst
12 8 (4.94%) Microsoft Consultant
13 7 (4.32%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
13 7 (4.32%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.64%) ASP.NET
2 13 (8.02%) .NET
2 13 (8.02%) CSS
2 13 (8.02%) HTML
3 9 (5.56%) jQuery
4 7 (4.32%) AngularJS
5 6 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (2.47%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (2.47%) CSS3
6 4 (2.47%) HTML5
7 3 (1.85%) Ajax
7 3 (1.85%) Web Services
8 2 (1.23%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.23%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (0.62%) NHibernate
9 1 (0.62%) SOAP
9 1 (0.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.62%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (24.07%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 8 (4.94%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.94%) Replication
5 7 (4.32%) Fat Client
5 7 (4.32%) Thin Client
6 6 (3.70%) Driving Licence
7 5 (3.09%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.47%) Clustering
8 4 (2.47%) EPoS
8 4 (2.47%) FMCG
9 3 (1.85%) iPad
10 2 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.62%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.62%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.62%) Statistics
11 1 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 96 (59.26%) Windows
2 72 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 41 (25.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (13.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (11.73%) Windows 8
6 16 (9.88%) Windows 10
7 10 (6.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (5.56%) Linux
9 7 (4.32%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.85%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.23%) AIX
11 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.23%) Unix
12 1 (0.62%) Android
12 1 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.62%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (35.80%) ITIL
2 31 (19.14%) High Availability
3 16 (9.88%) Service Delivery
4 14 (8.64%) ITIL V3
5 12 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (6.79%) Incident Management
7 10 (6.17%) Line Management
7 10 (6.17%) Ticket Management
8 9 (5.56%) MVC
9 8 (4.94%) Business Continuity
9 8 (4.94%) Load Balancing
10 7 (4.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (3.70%) Data Protection
11 6 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (3.70%) Time Management
11 6 (3.70%) Web Development
12 5 (3.09%) Performance Management
12 5 (3.09%) Presales
12 5 (3.09%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 28 (17.28%) SQL
2 19 (11.73%) C#
3 14 (8.64%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.47%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 75 (46.30%) MCSE
2 54 (33.33%) MCSA
3 47 (29.01%) Cisco Certification
4 46 (28.40%) CCNA
5 42 (25.93%) MCITP
6 27 (16.67%) MCP
7 22 (13.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 18 (11.11%) SC Cleared
8 18 (11.11%) Security Cleared
9 13 (8.02%) Degree
10 6 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (3.70%) MCSD
11 5 (3.09%) A+ Certification
11 5 (3.09%) CCENT
11 5 (3.09%) CISSP
12 4 (2.47%) MCDBA
12 4 (2.47%) MCDST
12 4 (2.47%) MCTS
12 4 (2.47%) RHCSA
12 4 (2.47%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (15.43%) SLA
2 2 (1.23%) ISO27002
2 2 (1.23%) QA
3 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 67 (41.36%) Active Directory
2 40 (24.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (20.99%) Hyper-V
4 19 (11.73%) vSphere
5 15 (9.26%) XenApp
6 10 (6.17%) Virtual Desktop
6 10 (6.17%) VMware ESX
7 5 (3.09%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.23%) XenServer
9 1 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.62%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.62%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (12.35%) SCCM
2 19 (11.73%) SCOM
3 11 (6.79%) FortiGate
4 6 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (2.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (1.23%) PaperCut
6 2 (1.23%) SafeCom
6 2 (1.23%) SCSM
7 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.62%) MIIS
7 1 (0.62%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 126 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 74 (45.68%) VMware
3 64 (39.51%) Cisco
4 28 (17.28%) Citrix
5 21 (12.96%) HP
6 16 (9.88%) NetApp
7 12 (7.41%) Red Hat
8 10 (6.17%) Apple
8 10 (6.17%) IBM
8 10 (6.17%) SolarWinds
9 7 (4.32%) CheckPoint
9 7 (4.32%) Riverbed
10 5 (3.09%) 3Com
10 5 (3.09%) Computacenter
10 5 (3.09%) Draytek
10 5 (3.09%) NETGEAR
10 5 (3.09%) ZyXEL
11 4 (2.47%) Dell
11 4 (2.47%) Sitecore
12 3 (1.85%) Adobe
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