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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 31 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 6 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 4.00% 4.44% 3.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.18% 14.29% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 6
Median salary £36,750 £25,000 £28,563
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.00% -12.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £18,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,500 £28,625
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
33 70 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 22.00% 31.11% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 30 54 18
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £28,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +39.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Halifax

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) WCF
3 4 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (40.00%) AppDynamics
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) SOAP
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) IIS
3 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (40.00%) Terminal Services
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Ajax
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) A+ Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) OO

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 4 (40.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Monitoring Specialist
1 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring Specialist
1 4 (40.00%) Network Specialist
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C# WCF Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Technician
2 3 (30.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) WCF
2 4 (40.00%) SOAP
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) Ajax
3 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) A+ Certification
1 3 (30.00%) MCP
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) AppDynamics
2 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Facebook