The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Harrogate region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 45 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 1.56% 2.25% 5.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.06% 8.70% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 11
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
62 46 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 19.38% 25.84% 26.98%
Number of salaries quoted 52 40 52
Average salary £42,500 £45,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.59% +21.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,026 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,850 £45,000 £58,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Microsoft Certification
North Yorkshire

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 30 July 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) MCSE
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (62.50%) MS Office
4 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
5 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (50.00%) Citrix
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (50.00%) CCNA
5 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 4 (50.00%) Legal
5 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (50.00%) Network Management
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (37.50%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (37.50%) Veeam
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (37.50%) Statistics
6 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
6 3 (37.50%) Replication
6 3 (37.50%) Backup Exec
6 3 (37.50%) Symantec
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (12.50%) Lync
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Support Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Service Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Statistics
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (37.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) MCSE
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) MCTS
3 1 (12.50%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) Veeam
4 3 (37.50%) Symantec
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago