The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 26 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 1.98% 16.13% 23.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.11% 76.92% 58.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 10
Average salary £43,750 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £29,900 £27,975
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £31,500 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%
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 Huddersfield region.

Qualifications Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
18 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 17.82% 20.97% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 14
Average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £50,000 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
4 7 (50.00%) MCP
5 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 4 (28.57%) LAN
6 4 (28.57%) WAN
6 4 (28.57%) VPN
6 4 (28.57%) SLA
6 4 (28.57%) MS Office
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) jQuery
6 4 (28.57%) iPhone
6 4 (28.57%) HTML5
6 4 (28.57%) iPad
6 4 (28.57%) CSS3
6 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
6 4 (28.57%) SDLC
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (21.43%) MCITP
7 3 (21.43%) TDD
7 3 (21.43%) C#
7 3 (21.43%) MCSE
7 3 (21.43%) .NET

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (21.43%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) LAN
1 4 (28.57%) WAN
1 4 (28.57%) VPN
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) SMTP
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Technical Support
1 4 (28.57%) Help Desk Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
1 4 (28.57%) jQuery
1 4 (28.57%) HTML5
1 4 (28.57%) CSS3
1 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) iPhone
1 4 (28.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) SDLC
2 3 (21.43%) TDD
2 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Web Design
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) MCP
2 3 (21.43%) MCSE
2 3 (21.43%) CCA
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (21.43%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) BT
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp