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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 98 91 61
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -30
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 78 98 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.35% 2.58% 4.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.62% 8.48% 14.17%
Number of salaries quoted 60 75 133
Median salary £31,500 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.35% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,925 £23,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
811 1155 1080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.46% 30.45% 29.00%
Number of salaries quoted 620 862 874
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,152 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 August 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 24 August 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 -4 32 £31,500 -18.18% 2
Northamptonshire +12 19 £22,625 -35.35% 2
Leicestershire -6 13 £33,500 +19.64% 3
Derbyshire +3 11 £28,500 -8.80% 2
Lincolnshire - 2 £28,000 -
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 136 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 125 (66.84%) Windows
3 103 (55.08%) Active Directory
4 100 (53.48%) Windows Server
5 98 (52.41%) MCSE
6 87 (46.52%) VMware
7 79 (42.25%) ITIL
8 65 (34.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 59 (31.55%) VMware Infrastructure
10 56 (29.95%) MCSA
11 49 (26.20%) Cisco
12 38 (20.32%) SCCM
13 35 (18.72%) Migration
13 35 (18.72%) CCNA
13 35 (18.72%) MS Exchange
13 35 (18.72%) Cisco Certification
14 34 (18.18%) Citrix
14 34 (18.18%) MCP
14 34 (18.18%) SQL Server
14 34 (18.18%) Hyper-V
15 32 (17.11%) MCITP
15 32 (17.11%) Office 365
16 31 (16.58%) LAN
16 31 (16.58%) WAN
17 30 (16.04%) SAN
17 30 (16.04%) vSphere
18 28 (14.97%) MS Excel
18 28 (14.97%) Windows Server 2008
19 27 (14.44%) Degree
19 27 (14.44%) MS Office

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 35 (18.72%) MS Exchange
2 21 (11.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (10.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (5.35%) SharePoint
5 9 (4.81%) IBM Notes
6 6 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (3.21%) IIS
6 6 (3.21%) Skype for Business
7 5 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (2.67%) Quickr
8 4 (2.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.07%) SAS
11 1 (0.53%) CMS
11 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
Applications
1 28 (14.97%) MS Excel
2 27 (14.44%) MS Office
3 2 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 32 (17.11%) Office 365
2 18 (9.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.53%) IaaS
4 1 (0.53%) PaaS
4 1 (0.53%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 31 (16.58%) LAN
1 31 (16.58%) WAN
2 30 (16.04%) SAN
3 23 (12.30%) Firewall
4 22 (11.76%) DHCP
4 22 (11.76%) DNS
5 21 (11.23%) VoIP
6 11 (5.88%) Internet
7 10 (5.35%) TCP/IP
8 7 (3.74%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (2.67%) VPN
10 4 (2.14%) Broadband
10 4 (2.14%) NAS
10 4 (2.14%) VLAN
11 2 (1.07%) Ethernet
11 2 (1.07%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (1.07%) iSCSI
11 2 (1.07%) Junos
12 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.95%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.60%) OLAP
4 3 (1.60%) OLTP
4 3 (1.60%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Selenium
General
1 14 (7.49%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.95%) Retail
3 7 (3.74%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.14%) Finance
5 3 (1.60%) Banking
5 3 (1.60%) Games
5 3 (1.60%) International Banking
5 3 (1.60%) Marketing
6 1 (0.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 31 (16.58%) Analyst
3 21 (11.23%) IT Support
4 20 (10.70%) Support Engineer
5 18 (9.63%) Infrastructure Support
6 17 (9.09%) Developer
7 13 (6.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 13 (6.95%) Support Analyst
8 11 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 11 (5.88%) IT Engineer
8 11 (5.88%) Support Manager
9 10 (5.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 10 (5.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 10 (5.35%) C# Developer
9 10 (5.35%) Infrastructure Manager
9 10 (5.35%) SCCM Engineer
9 10 (5.35%) Service Analyst
9 10 (5.35%) Team Leader
10 9 (4.81%) Infrastructure Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.88%) .NET
2 10 (5.35%) ASP.NET
3 9 (4.81%) CSS
3 9 (4.81%) HTML
4 8 (4.28%) jQuery
5 7 (3.74%) AngularJS
6 6 (3.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 4 (2.14%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (2.14%) CSS3
7 4 (2.14%) HTML5
8 3 (1.60%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.60%) Ajax
8 3 (1.60%) NHibernate
9 2 (1.07%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (1.07%) Web Services
10 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.53%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.53%) SOAP
10 1 (0.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.53%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.90%) Data Centre
2 13 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.35%) Driving Licence
3 10 (5.35%) FMCG
4 7 (3.74%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.67%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.67%) Replication
6 4 (2.14%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.14%) Clustering
6 4 (2.14%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.14%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.60%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.60%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.60%) Statistics
8 2 (1.07%) EPoS
8 2 (1.07%) iPad
9 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 125 (66.84%) Windows
2 100 (53.48%) Windows Server
3 65 (34.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (14.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (12.83%) Windows 8
6 21 (11.23%) Windows 10
7 20 (10.70%) Windows 7
8 11 (5.88%) Linux
9 10 (5.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (4.28%) Unix
11 6 (3.21%) AIX
12 5 (2.67%) Apple iOS
12 5 (2.67%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.60%) Windows 2000
14 2 (1.07%) Android
14 2 (1.07%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.07%) Mac OS X Server
14 2 (1.07%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (42.25%) ITIL
2 35 (18.72%) Migration
3 24 (12.83%) High Availability
4 19 (10.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (10.16%) Mobile Device Management
5 18 (9.63%) Business Continuity
6 16 (8.56%) Line Management
6 16 (8.56%) Service Delivery
7 14 (7.49%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (6.95%) Data Protection
8 13 (6.95%) ITIL V3
9 12 (6.42%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (5.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 11 (5.88%) MVC
11 10 (5.35%) Mentoring
11 10 (5.35%) Ticket Management
12 9 (4.81%) Incident Management
12 9 (4.81%) Performance Management
12 9 (4.81%) Software Asset Management
12 9 (4.81%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (13.90%) PowerShell
2 16 (8.56%) C#
3 13 (6.95%) SQL
4 11 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.60%) VBScript
6 2 (1.07%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 98 (52.41%) MCSE
2 56 (29.95%) MCSA
3 35 (18.72%) CCNA
3 35 (18.72%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (18.18%) MCP
5 32 (17.11%) MCITP
6 27 (14.44%) Degree
7 26 (13.90%) ITIL Certification
8 25 (13.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (6.95%) MCDST
10 10 (5.35%) CCA
10 10 (5.35%) Citrix Certification
10 10 (5.35%) Security Cleared
11 8 (4.28%) SC Cleared
12 7 (3.74%) RHCSA
12 7 (3.74%) VCP5
13 6 (3.21%) CCAA
13 6 (3.21%) CCEA
14 4 (2.14%) CCDP
14 4 (2.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.16%) SLA
2 2 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.07%) QA
System Software
1 103 (55.08%) Active Directory
2 59 (31.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 30 (16.04%) vSphere
5 12 (6.42%) XenApp
6 10 (5.35%) Virtual Desktop
7 9 (4.81%) XenDesktop
8 8 (4.28%) VMware ESX
8 8 (4.28%) XenServer
9 4 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (20.32%) SCCM
2 10 (5.35%) FortiGate
3 9 (4.81%) SCOM
4 3 (1.60%) WSUS
5 2 (1.07%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.07%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.53%) MIIS
6 1 (0.53%) SCSM
Vendors
1 136 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 87 (46.52%) VMware
3 49 (26.20%) Cisco
4 34 (18.18%) Citrix
5 16 (8.56%) IBM
6 15 (8.02%) Apple
7 14 (7.49%) HP
8 10 (5.35%) SolarWinds
9 9 (4.81%) Adobe
9 9 (4.81%) Lotus
9 9 (4.81%) Oracle
10 8 (4.28%) NetApp
11 4 (2.14%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.14%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.14%) Riverbed
11 4 (2.14%) Sitecore
12 3 (1.60%) Veeam
13 2 (1.07%) Avaya
13 2 (1.07%) CommVault
13 2 (1.07%) Xamarin
Northamptonshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £24k + £Bonus + MS Training !
Posted: 4 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago