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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
England / East Midlands
Rank 98 95 74
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 64 81 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.20% 2.52% 3.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.58% 9.18% 11.74%
Number of salaries quoted 55 73 94
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £20,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,300 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
668 882 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.96% 27.48% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 528 659 700
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 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
Nottinghamshire -9 22 £42,500 - 3
Derbyshire +18 20 £48,750 +8.93% 3
Leicestershire -19 14 £37,500 +30.43% 3
Northamptonshire +6 8 £39,750 +63.07% 2
Lincolnshire -10 3 £35,000 +75.00% 1
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 114 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 95 (65.97%) Windows
3 83 (57.64%) MCSE
4 69 (47.92%) Windows Server
5 64 (44.44%) VMware
6 63 (43.75%) Active Directory
7 59 (40.97%) MCSA
7 59 (40.97%) ITIL
8 50 (34.72%) Cisco
9 42 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
10 41 (28.47%) CCNA
11 37 (25.69%) MS Excel
11 37 (25.69%) Office 365
11 37 (25.69%) Windows Server 2012
12 34 (23.61%) Data Centre
13 33 (22.92%) SQL Server
14 32 (22.22%) Hyper-V
15 30 (20.83%) SAN
16 29 (20.14%) MS Exchange
17 28 (19.44%) MCP
17 28 (19.44%) SQL
18 27 (18.75%) MCITP
19 26 (18.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 26 (18.06%) Firewall
20 25 (17.36%) SLA
21 23 (15.97%) NetApp
21 23 (15.97%) WAN
21 23 (15.97%) LAN
21 23 (15.97%) SCCM
21 23 (15.97%) SC Cleared

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 29 (20.14%) MS Exchange
2 19 (13.19%) Skype for Business
3 15 (10.42%) SharePoint
4 13 (9.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (7.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.08%) CMS
6 3 (2.08%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.69%) IIS
Applications
1 37 (25.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (25.69%) Office 365
2 22 (15.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.47%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.39%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (1.39%) CloudFront
5 2 (1.39%) PaaS
5 2 (1.39%) SaaS
6 1 (0.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (20.83%) SAN
2 26 (18.06%) Firewall
3 23 (15.97%) LAN
3 23 (15.97%) WAN
4 19 (13.19%) DNS
4 19 (13.19%) VoIP
5 17 (11.81%) Skype
5 17 (11.81%) Wi-Fi
6 14 (9.72%) DHCP
7 10 (6.94%) Internet
7 10 (6.94%) MPLS
8 7 (4.86%) Unified Communications
9 6 (4.17%) TCP/IP
9 6 (4.17%) Wireless
10 5 (3.47%) VLAN
11 2 (1.39%) PBX
11 2 (1.39%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (1.39%) VPN
12 1 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.47%) OLAP
5 5 (3.47%) OLTP
5 5 (3.47%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.47%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
General
1 19 (13.19%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.56%) Retail
3 3 (2.08%) Finance
3 3 (2.08%) Games
3 3 (2.08%) Marketing
4 2 (1.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (23.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (15.97%) Analyst
3 18 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 16 (11.11%) Consultant
4 16 (11.11%) IT Support
5 15 (10.42%) Support Engineer
6 14 (9.72%) Support Analyst
7 13 (9.03%) Microsoft Consultant
8 12 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 12 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
8 12 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (7.64%) IT Analyst
10 10 (6.94%) Developer
10 10 (6.94%) IT Support Analyst
11 9 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
11 9 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (6.25%) Network Engineer
12 8 (5.56%) DBA
12 8 (5.56%) IT Engineer
12 8 (5.56%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 9 (6.25%) CSS
1 9 (6.25%) HTML
2 8 (5.56%) .NET
3 4 (2.78%) jQuery
4 2 (1.39%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.39%) Web Services
5 1 (0.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.69%) CSS3
5 1 (0.69%) HTML5
5 1 (0.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 34 (23.61%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.94%) Client/Server
4 7 (4.86%) Fat Client
4 7 (4.86%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.86%) Thin Client
5 6 (4.17%) Clustering
6 5 (3.47%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.47%) Driving Licence
6 5 (3.47%) Replication
7 3 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.08%) iPad
7 3 (2.08%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.39%) EPoS
8 2 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.69%) CESG
9 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.69%) FMCG
9 1 (0.69%) Statistics
9 1 (0.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 95 (65.97%) Windows
2 69 (47.92%) Windows Server
3 37 (25.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (10.42%) Windows 10
6 11 (7.64%) Windows 8
7 10 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (6.25%) Linux
9 3 (2.08%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.39%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (40.97%) ITIL
2 22 (15.28%) High Availability
3 12 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 12 (8.33%) Line Management
3 12 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 10 (6.94%) Process Improvement
5 9 (6.25%) ITIL V3
6 8 (5.56%) Load Balancing
6 8 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 7 (4.86%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (4.86%) Service Management
8 6 (4.17%) Data Centre Operations
8 6 (4.17%) ITSM
8 6 (4.17%) Patch Management
8 6 (4.17%) Project Management
8 6 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (4.17%) Service Design
8 6 (4.17%) Web Development
9 5 (3.47%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 5 (3.47%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 28 (19.44%) SQL
2 10 (6.94%) C#
3 9 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.08%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.39%) C
6 2 (1.39%) C++
7 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 83 (57.64%) MCSE
2 59 (40.97%) MCSA
3 42 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (28.47%) CCNA
5 28 (19.44%) MCP
6 27 (18.75%) MCITP
7 26 (18.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 23 (15.97%) SC Cleared
8 23 (15.97%) Security Cleared
9 11 (7.64%) Degree
10 8 (5.56%) CISSP
11 6 (4.17%) CCDP
12 5 (3.47%) A+ Certification
12 5 (3.47%) CCENT
12 5 (3.47%) MCSD
13 4 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (2.78%) MCTS
13 4 (2.78%) RHCSA
13 4 (2.78%) VCP5
14 3 (2.08%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (17.36%) SLA
2 2 (1.39%) ISO27002
3 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 63 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 32 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 23 (15.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (9.03%) vSphere
5 11 (7.64%) XenApp
6 10 (6.94%) VMware ESX
7 4 (2.78%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.39%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.69%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.69%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 23 (15.97%) SCCM
2 14 (9.72%) SCOM
3 6 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (2.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (2.08%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.39%) PaperCut
6 2 (1.39%) SafeCom
6 2 (1.39%) SCSM
7 1 (0.69%) MIIS
7 1 (0.69%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 114 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 64 (44.44%) VMware
3 50 (34.72%) Cisco
4 23 (15.97%) NetApp
5 21 (14.58%) Citrix
6 20 (13.89%) HP
7 12 (8.33%) Red Hat
8 11 (7.64%) Apple
9 7 (4.86%) CheckPoint
9 7 (4.86%) IBM
9 7 (4.86%) Riverbed
10 5 (3.47%) 3Com
10 5 (3.47%) Draytek
10 5 (3.47%) NETGEAR
10 5 (3.47%) ZyXEL
11 4 (2.78%) Computacenter
11 4 (2.78%) Dell
12 3 (2.08%) SAP
13 2 (1.39%) LANDesk
13 2 (1.39%) Veeam
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