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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 46 76 106
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +30
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 139 117 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.30% 3.30% 2.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.17% 13.39% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 136 102 60
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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 Leeds region.

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
627 874 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.91% 24.62% 24.30%
Number of salaries quoted 537 672 744
Median salary £38,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 26 September 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Leeds

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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.

1 194 (84.35%) Microsoft
2 125 (54.35%) Windows
3 103 (44.78%) Active Directory
4 95 (41.30%) Windows Server
5 92 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 90 (39.13%) SQL
7 89 (38.70%) VMware
8 84 (36.52%) SQL Server
9 67 (29.13%) MCSE
10 60 (26.09%) MCSA
10 60 (26.09%) ITIL
11 57 (24.78%) C#
12 56 (24.35%) Citrix
13 53 (23.04%) VMware Infrastructure
14 51 (22.17%) T-SQL
15 49 (21.30%) MS Exchange
16 48 (20.87%) .NET
17 47 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
18 46 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 45 (19.57%) SAN
20 41 (17.83%) MCITP
20 41 (17.83%) Windows Server 2008
21 40 (17.39%) Cisco
22 39 (16.96%) Windows 7
23 38 (16.52%) SQL Server 2008
24 37 (16.09%) MS Office
25 34 (14.78%) Windows Server 2012
26 33 (14.35%) ASP.NET
27 32 (13.91%) Windows Server 2003
27 32 (13.91%) Finance

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 49 (21.30%) MS Exchange
2 20 (8.70%) IIS
2 20 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (3.91%) SAS
4 6 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.30%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.30%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.30%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 92 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 37 (16.09%) MS Office
3 11 (4.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (12.61%) Office 365
2 6 (2.61%) Mimecast
3 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (19.57%) SAN
2 30 (13.04%) VPN
3 28 (12.17%) Firewall
4 20 (8.70%) DNS
5 18 (7.83%) DHCP
5 18 (7.83%) TCP/IP
6 15 (6.52%) LAN
6 15 (6.52%) WAN
7 12 (5.22%) Remote Desktop
8 9 (3.91%) NAS
8 9 (3.91%) VLAN
9 8 (3.48%) Internet
9 8 (3.48%) MPLS
10 6 (2.61%) ADSL
10 6 (2.61%) VoIP
11 5 (2.17%) NetScaler
12 2 (0.87%) DSL
12 2 (0.87%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.87%) VPLS
12 2 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (36.52%) SQL Server
2 46 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (16.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (13.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (7.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (6.52%) SSDT
7 12 (5.22%) Relational Database
8 10 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (3.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.17%) MS Access
11 4 (1.74%) Biml
11 4 (1.74%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.74%) Power BI
11 4 (1.74%) QlikView
11 4 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.87%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.43%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 22 (9.57%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.04%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.74%) JIRA
5 2 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 32 (13.91%) Finance
2 6 (2.61%) Legal
2 6 (2.61%) Marketing
2 6 (2.61%) Retail
3 5 (2.17%) Games
4 4 (1.74%) Back Office
4 4 (1.74%) Billing
4 4 (1.74%) Military
5 2 (0.87%) Advertising
5 2 (0.87%) Electronics
5 2 (0.87%) Law
6 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (29.13%) Developer
2 47 (20.43%) Analyst
3 39 (16.96%) SQL Developer
4 34 (14.78%) Support Analyst
5 27 (11.74%) Senior Developer
5 27 (11.74%) Senior SQL Developer
6 26 (11.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 22 (9.57%) Service Analyst
7 22 (9.57%) Service Desk Analyst
8 20 (8.70%) IT Analyst
8 20 (8.70%) Support Engineer
9 19 (8.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 19 (8.26%) IT Support
9 19 (8.26%) Technical Support
10 18 (7.83%) 3rd Line Support
10 18 (7.83%) IT Support Analyst
11 17 (7.39%) .NET Developer
12 15 (6.52%) VMware Engineer
13 14 (6.09%) Service Desk Support
13 14 (6.09%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (20.87%) .NET
2 33 (14.35%) ASP.NET
3 18 (7.83%) HTML
4 15 (6.52%) AngularJS
4 15 (6.52%) CSS
5 14 (6.09%) jQuery
6 11 (4.78%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (4.35%) .NET Framework
7 10 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 9 (3.91%) WCF
9 8 (3.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (3.48%) HTML5
10 7 (3.04%) Backbone.js
10 7 (3.04%) CSS3
10 7 (3.04%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (2.17%) COM+
11 5 (2.17%) Entity Framework
11 5 (2.17%) XML
12 4 (1.74%) MDX
13 3 (1.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.91%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.48%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.04%) Visualisation
5 6 (2.61%) IVR
5 6 (2.61%) Replication
5 6 (2.61%) Statistics
6 5 (2.17%) Clustering
6 5 (2.17%) Online Games
6 5 (2.17%) Social Network
6 5 (2.17%) Web 2.0
7 4 (1.74%) e-Learning
7 4 (1.74%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.74%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.30%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.30%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.30%) User Experience
9 2 (0.87%) iPad
9 2 (0.87%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 125 (54.35%) Windows
2 95 (41.30%) Windows Server
3 41 (17.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (16.96%) Windows 7
5 34 (14.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (13.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (8.26%) Windows XP
8 12 (5.22%) Windows 8
9 10 (4.35%) Linux
10 3 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.43%) Android
11 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (26.09%) ITIL
2 47 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (13.48%) Scrum
4 23 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 20 (8.70%) High Availability
6 19 (8.26%) Time Management
7 18 (7.83%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (7.39%) MVC
9 13 (5.65%) Mentoring
10 12 (5.22%) E-Commerce
10 12 (5.22%) Problem Management
11 11 (4.78%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (4.35%) CRM
12 10 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
12 10 (4.35%) Presales
12 10 (4.35%) Service Delivery
13 9 (3.91%) Kalman Filter
13 9 (3.91%) SDLC
13 9 (3.91%) Software Testing
13 9 (3.91%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 90 (39.13%) SQL
2 57 (24.78%) C#
3 51 (22.17%) T-SQL
4 21 (9.13%) JavaScript
5 19 (8.26%) VB.NET
6 8 (3.48%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.17%) C++
7 5 (2.17%) Perl
7 5 (2.17%) Python
7 5 (2.17%) R
7 5 (2.17%) VBA
8 4 (1.74%) C
9 2 (0.87%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (29.13%) MCSE
2 60 (26.09%) MCSA
3 41 (17.83%) MCITP
4 25 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (10.43%) Degree
5 24 (10.43%) MCP
6 21 (9.13%) CCNA
6 21 (9.13%) Citrix Certification
7 14 (6.09%) MCDST
8 10 (4.35%) MCTS
8 10 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (3.91%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (3.04%) CCNP
10 7 (3.04%) MCDBA
11 5 (2.17%) A+ Certification
11 5 (2.17%) CCA
11 5 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (2.17%) MCAD
11 5 (2.17%) MCSD
12 3 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.74%) SLA
2 12 (5.22%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 103 (44.78%) Active Directory
2 53 (23.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 28 (12.17%) XenApp
5 18 (7.83%) XenDesktop
6 6 (2.61%) Terminal Server
7 5 (2.17%) Terminal Services
7 5 (2.17%) XenServer
8 3 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.30%) Xen
9 2 (0.87%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (9.13%) SCCM
1 21 (9.13%) SCOM
2 9 (3.91%) DameWare
3 3 (1.30%) OpenView
4 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (0.87%) Nagios
4 2 (0.87%) Opsview
4 2 (0.87%) SmoothWall
4 2 (0.87%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (0.87%) WSUS
5 1 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.43%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.43%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.43%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.43%) vRealize
Vendors
1 194 (84.35%) Microsoft
2 89 (38.70%) VMware
3 56 (24.35%) Citrix
4 40 (17.39%) Cisco
5 17 (7.39%) HP
6 14 (6.09%) Avaya
7 10 (4.35%) Sitecore
8 6 (2.61%) Forcepoint
8 6 (2.61%) Sophos
9 5 (2.17%) Alterian
9 5 (2.17%) NetApp
9 5 (2.17%) Oracle
10 4 (1.74%) Apple
10 4 (1.74%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (1.74%) Sun
10 4 (1.74%) Tableau
10 4 (1.74%) WatchGuard
10 4 (1.74%) Xerox
11 3 (1.30%) 3PAR
11 3 (1.30%) Meraki
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Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Bonus + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,500 per annum + excellent training opportunities
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Salt
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
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