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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
England / East Midlands
Rank 77 87 82
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 85 86 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.94% 2.70% 2.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.00% 9.91% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 76 72 86
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,400 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
607 868 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.00% 27.25% 26.63%
Number of salaries quoted 461 638 655
Median salary £42,554 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.12% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £23,000 £22,000
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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -8 28 £42,500 -2.85% 4
Derbyshire +7 19 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Northamptonshire +28 18 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Leicestershire -6 14 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Lincolnshire -8 1 £35,000 +75.00%
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 140 (83.83%) Microsoft
2 110 (65.87%) Windows
3 99 (59.28%) MCSE
4 77 (46.11%) Active Directory
5 72 (43.11%) VMware
6 67 (40.12%) Windows Server
7 63 (37.72%) MCSA
8 62 (37.13%) ITIL
9 49 (29.34%) MS Excel
10 47 (28.14%) SQL Server
10 47 (28.14%) Cisco Certification
10 47 (28.14%) Cisco
11 44 (26.35%) CCNA
12 42 (25.15%) Office 365
13 41 (24.55%) Hyper-V
14 39 (23.35%) Windows Server 2012
15 37 (22.16%) SQL
15 37 (22.16%) SAN
16 34 (20.36%) MCITP
17 33 (19.76%) MS Exchange
18 31 (18.56%) NetApp
19 30 (17.96%) SCCM
19 30 (17.96%) Data Centre
20 29 (17.37%) High Availability
20 29 (17.37%) Firewall
20 29 (17.37%) Citrix
21 28 (16.77%) SLA
21 28 (16.77%) Degree
22 25 (14.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
23 24 (14.37%) Microsoft Azure

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 (19.76%) MS Exchange
2 18 (10.78%) Skype for Business
3 16 (9.58%) SharePoint
4 13 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (7.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.20%) CMS
7 2 (1.20%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.60%) IIS
Applications
1 49 (29.34%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (25.15%) Office 365
2 24 (14.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.59%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.20%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (1.20%) CloudFront
5 2 (1.20%) SaaS
6 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (22.16%) SAN
2 29 (17.37%) Firewall
3 20 (11.98%) DNS
3 20 (11.98%) WAN
4 19 (11.38%) LAN
5 18 (10.78%) VoIP
6 17 (10.18%) Skype
7 16 (9.58%) Wi-Fi
8 13 (7.78%) DHCP
9 10 (5.99%) Internet
10 9 (5.39%) MPLS
11 8 (4.79%) Wireless
12 6 (3.59%) TCP/IP
12 6 (3.59%) Unified Communications
12 6 (3.59%) VLAN
13 4 (2.40%) Remote Desktop
14 2 (1.20%) PBX
14 2 (1.20%) Wireless Security
15 1 (0.60%) RTP
15 1 (0.60%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (28.14%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (7.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (3.59%) OLAP
5 6 (3.59%) OLTP
5 6 (3.59%) RDBMS
5 6 (3.59%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.80%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (12.57%) Telecoms
2 8 (4.79%) Retail
3 5 (2.99%) Law
4 3 (1.80%) Finance
4 3 (1.80%) Games
4 3 (1.80%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.20%) Marketing
5 2 (1.20%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.60%) Polish Language
6 1 (0.60%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (21.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (16.17%) Analyst
3 18 (10.78%) Consultant
3 18 (10.78%) IT Support
4 17 (10.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 16 (9.58%) Support Engineer
6 15 (8.98%) Microsoft Consultant
7 14 (8.38%) Citrix Engineer
7 14 (8.38%) Support Analyst
8 13 (7.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 12 (7.19%) IT Manager
9 12 (7.19%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (6.59%) IT Analyst
11 10 (5.99%) Developer
11 10 (5.99%) IT Engineer
11 10 (5.99%) IT Support Analyst
12 9 (5.39%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
12 9 (5.39%) Network Engineer
13 8 (4.79%) Administrator
13 8 (4.79%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.59%) .NET
2 10 (5.99%) ASP.NET
2 10 (5.99%) CSS
2 10 (5.99%) HTML
3 2 (1.20%) jQuery
4 1 (0.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.96%) Data Centre
2 16 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.78%) Computer Science
4 11 (6.59%) Management Information System
5 10 (5.99%) Client/Server
6 7 (4.19%) Clustering
6 7 (4.19%) Fat Client
6 7 (4.19%) Thin Client
7 6 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.80%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.80%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.80%) Replication
9 2 (1.20%) EPoS
9 2 (1.20%) FMCG
9 2 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.60%) CESG
10 1 (0.60%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.60%) iPad
10 1 (0.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 110 (65.87%) Windows
2 67 (40.12%) Windows Server
3 39 (23.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (11.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (10.18%) Windows 10
6 10 (5.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (5.39%) Linux
7 9 (5.39%) Windows 7
8 8 (4.79%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (37.13%) ITIL
2 29 (17.37%) High Availability
3 14 (8.38%) PRINCE2
4 13 (7.78%) Line Management
4 13 (7.78%) Service Delivery
5 12 (7.19%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (6.59%) Process Improvement
7 10 (5.99%) Incident Management
8 9 (5.39%) Load Balancing
8 9 (5.39%) Project Management
8 9 (5.39%) Service Design
8 9 (5.39%) Service Management
9 7 (4.19%) Capacity Management
9 7 (4.19%) CRM
9 7 (4.19%) ITIL V3
9 7 (4.19%) ITSM
9 7 (4.19%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (4.19%) Presales
9 7 (4.19%) Problem Management
9 7 (4.19%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 37 (22.16%) SQL
2 13 (7.78%) C#
3 10 (5.99%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.99%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.80%) C
5 3 (1.80%) C++
5 3 (1.80%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.80%) VB
6 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 99 (59.28%) MCSE
2 63 (37.72%) MCSA
3 47 (28.14%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (26.35%) CCNA
5 34 (20.36%) MCITP
6 28 (16.77%) Degree
7 25 (14.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 22 (13.17%) SC Cleared
8 22 (13.17%) Security Cleared
9 21 (12.57%) MCP
10 8 (4.79%) CCNP
10 8 (4.79%) CISSP
11 6 (3.59%) CCDP
11 6 (3.59%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (2.99%) MCTS
13 4 (2.40%) A+ Certification
13 4 (2.40%) CCENT
13 4 (2.40%) MCSD
14 3 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (1.80%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (16.77%) SLA
2 3 (1.80%) QA
3 2 (1.20%) ISO27002
4 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 77 (46.11%) Active Directory
2 41 (24.55%) Hyper-V
3 22 (13.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (9.58%) vSphere
5 11 (6.59%) XenApp
6 8 (4.79%) VMware ESX
6 8 (4.79%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.60%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.60%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 30 (17.96%) SCCM
2 17 (10.18%) SCOM
3 8 (4.79%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (3.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (2.99%) SCSM
6 3 (1.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.20%) PaperCut
7 2 (1.20%) SafeCom
8 1 (0.60%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.60%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 140 (83.83%) Microsoft
2 72 (43.11%) VMware
3 47 (28.14%) Cisco
4 31 (18.56%) NetApp
5 29 (17.37%) Citrix
6 20 (11.98%) HP
7 12 (7.19%) Apple
8 11 (6.59%) Red Hat
9 6 (3.59%) CheckPoint
9 6 (3.59%) IBM
9 6 (3.59%) Riverbed
10 5 (2.99%) Computacenter
10 5 (2.99%) SAP
11 4 (2.40%) 3Com
11 4 (2.40%) Draytek
11 4 (2.40%) NETGEAR
11 4 (2.40%) SonicWALL
11 4 (2.40%) ZyXEL
12 3 (1.80%) Dell
12 3 (1.80%) Tableau
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £40,000 - 45,750 per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nottingham Trent University
Salary: From £32,004 to £36,001 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £47,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 DOE + Full Company Benefits + Perks
Posted: 16 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £19,500 per annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Nottingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago