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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 17 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 1.92% 16.07% 14.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.33% 64.29% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 14
Average salary £19,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
12 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 23.08% 25.00% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 20
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 13 February 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) MCSA
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Azure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
1 1 (20.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) VMware