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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 28 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.13% - 5.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.25% - 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 11
Average salary £28,625 - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +6.66%
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
16 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 10.00% 12.68% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 28
Average salary £28,625 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.19% +16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (92.86%) Degree
3 12 (85.71%) Data Protection
3 12 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (85.71%) Management Information System
3 12 (85.71%) Workflow
3 12 (85.71%) Business Continuity
3 12 (85.71%) ITIL
3 12 (85.71%) HNC
3 12 (85.71%) HND
3 12 (85.71%) UNIX
3 12 (85.71%) Linux
3 12 (85.71%) MCSE
3 12 (85.71%) Avaya
3 12 (85.71%) DEFINITY
3 12 (85.71%) Avaya Certification
3 12 (85.71%) SAN
4 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
4 3 (21.43%) Intel
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security
5 2 (14.29%) MCP
5 2 (14.29%) CCNA
5 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 2 (14.29%) Symantec
5 2 (14.29%) McAfee
5 2 (14.29%) SSCP
5 2 (14.29%) Legal
5 2 (14.29%) Security+ Certification

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) DEFINITY
1 12 (85.71%) SAN
General
1 2 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Analyst
2 12 (85.71%) Support Analyst
3 9 (64.29%) Operations Analyst
3 9 (64.29%) Operations Support Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Support
4 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Information Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) UNIX
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) ITIL
1 12 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (85.71%) Workflow
1 12 (85.71%) Business Continuity
1 12 (85.71%) Data Protection
2 2 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (92.86%) Degree
3 12 (85.71%) HNC
3 12 (85.71%) HND
3 12 (85.71%) MCSE
3 12 (85.71%) Avaya Certification
4 2 (14.29%) SSCP
4 2 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (14.29%) CCSA
4 2 (14.29%) CCNA
4 2 (14.29%) MCP
5 1 (7.14%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (7.14%) CISSP
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (85.71%) Avaya
3 3 (21.43%) Intel
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) Symantec
4 2 (14.29%) McAfee
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33250 per annum + (package)+ben
Posted: 5 hours ago