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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 14 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 17 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 13.71% 10.57% 15.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 70.83% 50.00% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 9
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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
24 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 19.35% 21.14% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 11
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
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 17 April 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (76.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (68.00%) Windows
3 15 (60.00%) MCP
4 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (48.00%) VMware
6 11 (44.00%) MCITP
6 11 (44.00%) Citrix
6 11 (44.00%) CCA
6 11 (44.00%) Citrix Certification
6 11 (44.00%) MCSE
7 8 (32.00%) CSS
7 8 (32.00%) HTML
7 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (32.00%) jQuery
7 8 (32.00%) HTML5
7 8 (32.00%) CSS3
7 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
8 7 (28.00%) TDD
8 7 (28.00%) MVC
8 7 (28.00%) BT
8 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (28.00%) C#
8 7 (28.00%) .NET
8 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
8 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
9 6 (24.00%) SQL
10 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
10 4 (16.00%) iPad
10 4 (16.00%) iPhone

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (4.00%) IIS
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (4.00%) Lync
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) LAN
1 4 (16.00%) WAN
1 4 (16.00%) VPN
2 2 (8.00%) VoIP
3 1 (4.00%) SMTP
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) C# Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (24.00%) Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Technical Support
4 4 (16.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (8.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Graduate
5 2 (8.00%) Junior
6 1 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) HTML
1 8 (32.00%) CSS
1 8 (32.00%) jQuery
1 8 (32.00%) HTML5
1 8 (32.00%) CSS3
1 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) iPhone
1 4 (16.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) TDD
2 7 (28.00%) MVC
3 1 (4.00%) Web Design
3 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (28.00%) C#
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) MCP
2 11 (44.00%) MCSE
2 11 (44.00%) CCA
2 11 (44.00%) Citrix Certification
2 11 (44.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) VMware
3 11 (44.00%) Citrix
4 7 (28.00%) BT
5 1 (4.00%) NetApp