The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Huddersfield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 15 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 13 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 11.21% 15.12% 8.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.00% 81.25% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 13
Average salary £30,000 £29,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% -6.34%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 16 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 21.55% 18.60% 34.81%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 46
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £33,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft Certification
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Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Huddersfield

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Huddersfield region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) SharePoint
3 12 (44.44%) MCSE
4 11 (40.74%) MCITP
5 10 (37.04%) jQuery
5 10 (37.04%) Ajax
5 10 (37.04%) XML
5 10 (37.04%) C#
5 10 (37.04%) HTML
5 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
5 10 (37.04%) .NET
5 10 (37.04%) IIS
5 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
5 10 (37.04%) CSS
5 10 (37.04%) MCP
5 10 (37.04%) CCNA
5 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (33.33%) VMware
7 8 (29.63%) OLE
7 8 (29.63%) OLE DB
7 8 (29.63%) Dreamweaver
7 8 (29.63%) MCAD
7 8 (29.63%) MCSD
7 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
7 8 (29.63%) ADO
7 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
7 8 (29.63%) VB

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 13 (48.15%) SharePoint
2 10 (37.04%) IIS
3 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
4 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Photoshop
1 4 (14.81%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) HTTP
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) NAS
3 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.70%) VLAN
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Dreamweaver
1 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (14.81%) Web Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Team Leader
3 4 (14.81%) Development Team Leader
3 4 (14.81%) Web Team Leader
3 4 (14.81%) Web Development Team Leader
4 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Services Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) jQuery
1 10 (37.04%) Ajax
1 10 (37.04%) XML
1 10 (37.04%) HTML
1 10 (37.04%) .NET
1 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
1 10 (37.04%) CSS
2 8 (29.63%) OLE
2 8 (29.63%) OLE DB
2 8 (29.63%) ADO
2 8 (29.63%) .NET Remoting
2 8 (29.63%) HTML5
2 8 (29.63%) Modernizr
3 4 (14.81%) Web Services
4 2 (7.41%) WinForms
4 2 (7.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Client/Server
2 4 (14.81%) Equities
3 2 (7.41%) Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Web Design
1 8 (29.63%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (25.93%) Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) Web Development
4 2 (7.41%) OOD
4 2 (7.41%) CRM
4 2 (7.41%) UML
4 2 (7.41%) OO
4 2 (7.41%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) Change Management
4 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.41%) MVC
4 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.70%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) C#
1 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
2 8 (29.63%) VB
3 4 (14.81%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) MCSE
2 11 (40.74%) MCITP
3 10 (37.04%) MCP
3 10 (37.04%) CCNA
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (29.63%) MCAD
4 8 (29.63%) MCSD
5 4 (14.81%) MCSA
5 4 (14.81%) Degree
6 3 (11.11%) MCTS
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (7.41%) CCA
7 2 (7.41%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (3.70%) VCAP
8 1 (3.70%) CCEE
8 1 (3.70%) CCIA
8 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (3.70%) MCDST
8 1 (3.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) WCAG
2 5 (18.52%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) vSphere
3 1 (3.70%) XenApp
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (25.93%) Citrix
4 2 (7.41%) Capita
4 2 (7.41%) LANDesk