The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Rank 53 110 68
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -42
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 111 74 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.29% 2.25% 3.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.41% 9.78% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 99 72 122
Median salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,331
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% +5.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
603 757 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.32% 23.01% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 511 570 754
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Leeds

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Leeds

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 213 (86.23%) Microsoft
2 123 (49.80%) SQL Server
3 119 (48.18%) Windows
4 109 (44.13%) Active Directory
5 107 (43.32%) MS Excel
5 107 (43.32%) SQL
6 96 (38.87%) Windows Server
7 88 (35.63%) VMware
8 72 (29.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 63 (25.51%) ITIL
9 63 (25.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 62 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
10 62 (25.10%) MS Exchange
11 61 (24.70%) MCSA
11 61 (24.70%) C#
12 59 (23.89%) .NET
13 58 (23.48%) MCSE
14 57 (23.08%) MCITP
15 55 (22.27%) Scrum
16 50 (20.24%) SAN
17 49 (19.84%) VMware Infrastructure
18 46 (18.62%) T-SQL
19 44 (17.81%) SQL Server 2012
20 40 (16.19%) Cisco
21 38 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
22 37 (14.98%) Windows 7
22 37 (14.98%) Finance
22 37 (14.98%) WAN
22 37 (14.98%) Citrix
22 37 (14.98%) LAN

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 62 (25.10%) MS Exchange
2 32 (12.96%) IIS
3 29 (11.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (8.10%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (2.43%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.43%) Umbraco
7 5 (2.02%) SAS
8 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 107 (43.32%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.24%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.81%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.91%) Office 365
2 8 (3.24%) Mimecast
3 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (20.24%) SAN
2 37 (14.98%) LAN
2 37 (14.98%) WAN
3 30 (12.15%) DNS
4 26 (10.53%) Firewall
5 23 (9.31%) DHCP
6 22 (8.91%) VPN
7 17 (6.88%) Remote Desktop
8 15 (6.07%) TCP/IP
9 10 (4.05%) Internet
10 9 (3.64%) ADSL
10 9 (3.64%) VLAN
11 8 (3.24%) MPLS
12 6 (2.43%) NAS
13 5 (2.02%) VoIP
14 3 (1.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (49.80%) SQL Server
2 72 (29.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 63 (25.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (17.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (8.50%) Relational Database
6 20 (8.10%) SQL Server 2014
7 19 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (6.48%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (5.67%) SSDT
10 9 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (2.02%) MS Access
12 4 (1.62%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 4 (1.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (1.62%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (1.21%) QlikView
13 3 (1.21%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.40%) MySQL
14 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (9.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (8.91%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.62%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (1.62%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (1.21%) Git (software)
General
1 37 (14.98%) Finance
2 13 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.05%) Marketing
4 4 (1.62%) Advertising
5 3 (1.21%) Games
5 3 (1.21%) Legal
5 3 (1.21%) Retail
6 1 (0.40%) Banking
6 1 (0.40%) Billing
6 1 (0.40%) Military
Job Titles
1 69 (27.94%) Developer
2 45 (18.22%) DBA
2 45 (18.22%) SQL DBA
3 41 (16.60%) SQL Developer
4 38 (15.38%) Analyst
5 32 (12.96%) Senior Developer
6 28 (11.34%) Senior SQL Developer
7 26 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 26 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
8 25 (10.12%) Support Analyst
9 24 (9.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 20 (8.10%) Support Engineer
11 17 (6.88%) Windows Engineer
12 16 (6.48%) Technical Analyst
12 16 (6.48%) Technical Support
13 15 (6.07%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
14 14 (5.67%) 3rd Line Support
14 14 (5.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 13 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
15 13 (5.26%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (23.89%) .NET
2 29 (11.74%) ASP.NET
3 19 (7.69%) XML
4 13 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 12 (4.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (3.64%) HTML
6 9 (3.64%) WinForms
7 8 (3.24%) AngularJS
7 8 (3.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (2.43%) Ajax
8 6 (2.43%) CSS
8 6 (2.43%) WCF
9 5 (2.02%) COM+
9 5 (2.02%) jQuery
9 5 (2.02%) Web Services
10 4 (1.62%) Entity Framework
11 3 (1.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (1.21%) WPF
12 2 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 2 (0.81%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 16 (6.48%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.64%) Clustering
5 8 (3.24%) IVR
6 7 (2.83%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.02%) Replication
7 5 (2.02%) User Experience
8 4 (1.62%) Statistics
9 3 (1.21%) Online Games
9 3 (1.21%) Social Network
9 3 (1.21%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.40%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 119 (48.18%) Windows
2 96 (38.87%) Windows Server
3 38 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (14.98%) Windows 7
5 29 (11.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (6.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (4.05%) Linux
8 6 (2.43%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.81%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (25.51%) ITIL
2 62 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (22.27%) Scrum
4 32 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
5 27 (10.93%) High Availability
6 25 (10.12%) Capacity Planning
7 23 (9.31%) Performance Tuning
8 21 (8.50%) Unit Testing
9 20 (8.10%) Problem Management
9 20 (8.10%) Service Management
10 19 (7.69%) MVC
11 15 (6.07%) Change Management
12 14 (5.67%) Mentoring
12 14 (5.67%) Time Management
13 13 (5.26%) OO
13 13 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
14 12 (4.86%) SDLC
15 11 (4.45%) E-Commerce
15 11 (4.45%) Migration
16 10 (4.05%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 107 (43.32%) SQL
2 61 (24.70%) C#
3 46 (18.62%) T-SQL
4 29 (11.74%) VB.NET
5 23 (9.31%) PowerShell
6 19 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 6 (2.43%) R
8 5 (2.02%) C++
8 5 (2.02%) VBA
9 4 (1.62%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.21%) Perl
10 3 (1.21%) Python
11 2 (0.81%) VB
11 2 (0.81%) VB6
12 1 (0.40%) C
Qualifications
1 61 (24.70%) MCSA
2 58 (23.48%) MCSE
3 57 (23.08%) MCITP
4 33 (13.36%) Degree
4 33 (13.36%) MCTS
5 30 (12.15%) CCNA
5 30 (12.15%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (8.91%) MCDBA
7 21 (8.50%) Citrix Certification
8 18 (7.29%) MCP
9 15 (6.07%) CCA
10 14 (5.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (5.26%) CCNP
12 10 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (3.64%) MCDST
14 5 (2.02%) MCAD
14 5 (2.02%) MCSD
15 4 (1.62%) MCPD
16 3 (1.21%) CCIE
17 2 (0.81%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.86%) PCI DSS
2 9 (3.64%) SLA
3 2 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 109 (44.13%) Active Directory
2 49 (19.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (7.29%) Hyper-V
3 18 (7.29%) XenApp
4 11 (4.45%) XenDesktop
5 7 (2.83%) Terminal Services
6 6 (2.43%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.62%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.40%) vSphere
8 1 (0.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (6.07%) SCOM
2 14 (5.67%) SCCM
3 12 (4.86%) WSUS
4 3 (1.21%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.81%) DameWare
5 2 (0.81%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.40%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 213 (86.23%) Microsoft
2 88 (35.63%) VMware
3 40 (16.19%) Cisco
4 37 (14.98%) Citrix
5 17 (6.88%) HP
6 13 (5.26%) Avaya
7 12 (4.86%) Veeam
8 11 (4.45%) Oracle
9 8 (3.24%) Forcepoint
9 8 (3.24%) Sitecore
9 8 (3.24%) Sophos
10 6 (2.43%) NetApp
11 5 (2.02%) Alterian
12 1 (0.40%) Draytek
12 1 (0.40%) IBM
12 1 (0.40%) Kaspersky
12 1 (0.40%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.40%) SonicWALL
12 1 (0.40%) Veritas
12 1 (0.40%) WatchGuard
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