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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 90 56 31
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -25
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 97 159 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.54% 4.31% 6.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.34% 14.86% 23.59%
Number of salaries quoted 74 137 171
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 £22,900 £25,000 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
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
1163 1070 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.51% 29.01% 26.12%
Number of salaries quoted 870 868 676
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -23 46 £38,500 -3.75% 6
Derbyshire -1 24 £26,250 -36.36% 8
Leicestershire +2 15 £28,000 -6.66% 1
Northamptonshire -41 13 £37,500 - 3
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 150 (81.52%) Microsoft
2 116 (63.04%) Windows
3 92 (50.00%) MCSE
4 79 (42.93%) Active Directory
5 66 (35.87%) MS Excel
6 61 (33.15%) VMware
7 51 (27.72%) MCP
8 49 (26.63%) SQL
9 48 (26.09%) MS Exchange
10 46 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 45 (24.46%) SQL Server
12 44 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
13 42 (22.83%) ITIL
14 41 (22.28%) SCCM
15 34 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
16 33 (17.93%) Office 365
17 32 (17.39%) MCSA
18 31 (16.85%) Hyper-V
19 30 (16.30%) Degree
20 29 (15.76%) TCP/IP
21 28 (15.22%) SharePoint
21 28 (15.22%) MS Office
22 27 (14.67%) SAN
23 26 (14.13%) C#
24 25 (13.59%) .NET
24 25 (13.59%) Cisco
24 25 (13.59%) Cisco Certification
25 24 (13.04%) Firewall
26 23 (12.50%) T-SQL
27 22 (11.96%) CCNA

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 48 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 28 (15.22%) SharePoint
3 22 (11.96%) Lync
4 20 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (9.24%) IIS
6 11 (5.98%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.63%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.54%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 66 (35.87%) MS Excel
2 28 (15.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) LabWindows
1 2 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (17.93%) Office 365
2 11 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.09%) PaaS
5 1 (0.54%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (15.76%) TCP/IP
2 27 (14.67%) SAN
3 24 (13.04%) Firewall
4 20 (10.87%) WAN
5 18 (9.78%) LAN
6 17 (9.24%) DNS
7 12 (6.52%) DHCP
8 9 (4.89%) VPN
9 8 (4.35%) Network Security
10 6 (3.26%) Skype
11 5 (2.72%) MPLS
11 5 (2.72%) Unified Communications
11 5 (2.72%) GPRS
11 5 (2.72%) GSM
12 4 (2.17%) Wireless
12 4 (2.17%) VoIP
12 4 (2.17%) Internet
13 3 (1.63%) Structured Cabling
14 2 (1.09%) VLAN
14 2 (1.09%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (24.46%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (7.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.17%) MySQL
7 3 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.63%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.09%) OLAP
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.54%) OLTP
9 1 (0.54%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 3 (1.63%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (8.15%) Finance
2 8 (4.35%) Retail
3 7 (3.80%) Law
4 4 (2.17%) Legal
4 4 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.09%) Electronics
5 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.09%) Local Government
6 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (14.67%) Analyst
2 25 (13.59%) Systems Engineer
3 20 (10.87%) Consultant
4 18 (9.78%) Support Analyst
4 18 (9.78%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 15 (8.15%) Support Engineer
6 13 (7.07%) Developer
6 13 (7.07%) Support Technician
7 12 (6.52%) Administrator
8 11 (5.98%) 1st Line Support
9 10 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (4.89%) Graduate
11 8 (4.35%) DBA
11 8 (4.35%) Technical Support
11 8 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (3.80%) Software Developer
12 7 (3.80%) SQL DBA
12 7 (3.80%) Team Leader
12 7 (3.80%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (13.59%) .NET
2 19 (10.33%) ASP.NET
3 15 (8.15%) WinForms
4 10 (5.43%) HTML
5 9 (4.89%) WPF
6 8 (4.35%) WCF
7 5 (2.72%) jQuery
7 5 (2.72%) CSS
8 4 (2.17%) HTML5
8 4 (2.17%) CSS3
8 4 (2.17%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (1.09%) Ajax
10 2 (1.09%) JSON
10 2 (1.09%) COM
10 2 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.33%) Clustering
2 16 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.43%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.35%) N-Tier
4 8 (4.35%) Replication
4 8 (4.35%) iPhone
5 6 (3.26%) Private Cloud
5 6 (3.26%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (3.26%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.72%) CAN bus
6 5 (2.72%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.72%) Telematics
7 4 (2.17%) iSeries
7 4 (2.17%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.63%) AS400
9 2 (1.09%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.09%) BYOD
10 1 (0.54%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.54%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 116 (63.04%) Windows
2 46 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (10.87%) Linux
5 15 (8.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (7.61%) Windows 7
7 11 (5.98%) Windows XP
8 10 (5.43%) UNIX
9 9 (4.89%) Android
10 7 (3.80%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.72%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (2.17%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.17%) Mac OS
13 3 (1.63%) Windows 2000
13 3 (1.63%) AIX
14 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.09%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.54%) Solaris
15 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.83%) ITIL
2 22 (11.96%) Change Management
3 19 (10.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (8.15%) Service Delivery
6 12 (6.52%) Data Protection
7 11 (5.98%) Incident Management
7 11 (5.98%) MVC
7 11 (5.98%) PRINCE2
8 10 (5.43%) Problem Management
9 9 (4.89%) Unit Testing
10 8 (4.35%) TDD
10 8 (4.35%) Migration
10 8 (4.35%) MVVM
10 8 (4.35%) SDLC
11 7 (3.80%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (3.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (3.26%) Service Management
12 6 (3.26%) Time Management
12 6 (3.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 49 (26.63%) SQL
2 26 (14.13%) C#
3 23 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (2.72%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.63%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.09%) VB6
6 2 (1.09%) VB
7 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.54%) C
Qualifications
1 92 (50.00%) MCSE
2 51 (27.72%) MCP
3 32 (17.39%) MCSA
4 30 (16.30%) Degree
5 25 (13.59%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (11.96%) CCNA
6 22 (11.96%) MCITP
7 18 (9.78%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (8.15%) MCTS
8 15 (8.15%) SC Cleared
8 15 (8.15%) Security Cleared
9 9 (4.89%) MCSD
10 8 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (4.35%) MCPD
11 6 (3.26%) MCDST
11 6 (3.26%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (2.72%) MCDBA
12 5 (2.72%) CCNP
13 4 (2.17%) CCEA
13 4 (2.17%) CNE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (4.89%) PCI DSS
2 9 (4.89%) SLA
3 7 (3.80%) TickIT
3 7 (3.80%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 79 (42.93%) Active Directory
2 34 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (16.85%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.80%) XenApp
4 7 (3.80%) vSphere
5 4 (2.17%) Terminal Server
6 3 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.09%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (1.09%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.09%) Firmware
8 1 (0.54%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.54%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.54%) XenServer
8 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 41 (22.28%) SCCM
2 15 (8.15%) SCOM
3 6 (3.26%) SCVMM
4 3 (1.63%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.09%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.54%) WSUS
6 1 (0.54%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.54%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 150 (81.52%) Microsoft
2 61 (33.15%) VMware
3 25 (13.59%) Cisco
4 18 (9.78%) HP
4 18 (9.78%) Dell
5 14 (7.61%) Citrix
6 10 (5.43%) Veeam
7 8 (4.35%) Altiris
7 8 (4.35%) EMC
7 8 (4.35%) IBM
8 6 (3.26%) Symantec
9 4 (2.17%) Apple
9 4 (2.17%) Oracle
9 4 (2.17%) Sophos
9 4 (2.17%) Red Gate
9 4 (2.17%) Google
9 4 (2.17%) LANDesk
9 4 (2.17%) MobileIron
10 3 (1.63%) Computacenter
10 3 (1.63%) Novell
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-50k
Posted: 10 hours ago
East Midlands
Code Red Associates
Salary: Negotiable Salary (Dependent on Experience) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care, car
Posted: 2 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
Chesterfield
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + company car
Posted: 4 days ago
Chesterfield
Searchability
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 8 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Attractive Company Benefits!
Posted: 11 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Oakham
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago