The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank - 37 34
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate - 0.96% 3.52%
As % of the Qualifications category - 8.33% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £55,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +81.81%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
North Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
70 24 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 23.65% 11.54% 30.08%
Number of salaries quoted 68 19 53
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +35.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Harrogate

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Veeam
2 3 (60.00%) Replication
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (60.00%) Statistics
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (60.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Legal

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) Replication
1 3 (60.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Veeam
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix