The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 25 41 15
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -26
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 4.58% 2.60% 13.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.95% 23.26% 74.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 23
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
Microsoft Certification
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Qualifications Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
39 43 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 25.49% 11.17% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 29
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Halifax region.

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Halifax

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Halifax

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (72.22%) ITIL
3 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (50.00%) Degree
4 8 (44.44%) SAN
5 7 (38.89%) MCSE
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
6 6 (33.33%) Cisco
7 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
7 5 (27.78%) Workflow
7 5 (27.78%) Linux
7 5 (27.78%) HNC
7 5 (27.78%) HND
7 5 (27.78%) UNIX
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (27.78%) Avaya
7 5 (27.78%) DEFINITY
7 5 (27.78%) Avaya Certification
7 5 (27.78%) Data Protection
7 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
7 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
7 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
8 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (22.22%) MOS
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (22.22%) MCDST
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Lync
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) SAN
2 5 (27.78%) DEFINITY
3 4 (22.22%) VPN
4 3 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (5.56%) IPsec
5 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Operations Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Operations Support Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Support Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Support
4 4 (22.22%) Service Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) DBA
5 3 (16.67%) Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) Team Leader
5 3 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
5 3 (16.67%) SQL DBA
5 3 (16.67%) IT Support
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Information Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Cocoa
1 1 (5.56%) MSMQ
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.56%) HTML5
1 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
1 1 (5.56%) WinRT
1 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.56%) Ajax
1 1 (5.56%) LINQ
1 1 (5.56%) WCF
1 1 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) RIA
2 1 (5.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) UNIX
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone
5 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (27.78%) Workflow
2 5 (27.78%) Data Protection
2 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
3 4 (22.22%) Service Management
4 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Security Management
4 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 3 (16.67%) Line Management
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
1 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (38.89%) MCSE
3 5 (27.78%) HNC
3 5 (27.78%) HND
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (27.78%) Avaya Certification
3 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
4 4 (22.22%) MOS
4 4 (22.22%) MCDST
5 3 (16.67%) MCSA
6 1 (5.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Server
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (27.78%) Avaya
4 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (11.11%) Symantec
6 1 (5.56%) McAfee
6 1 (5.56%) Apple
6 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Dell
6 1 (5.56%) EMC
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) ScanSafe
6 1 (5.56%) Google
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago