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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 66 90 80
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 108 102 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.94% 2.91% 3.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.34% 12.77% 13.84%
Number of salaries quoted 102 88 90
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
623 799 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.74% 22.82% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 552 644 774
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 27 July 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Leeds

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 172 (85.57%) Microsoft
2 113 (56.22%) Windows
3 98 (48.76%) Active Directory
4 85 (42.29%) MCSE
5 80 (39.80%) SQL Server
6 79 (39.30%) VMware
7 78 (38.81%) Windows Server
8 73 (36.32%) MS Excel
9 66 (32.84%) Citrix
10 60 (29.85%) SQL
11 52 (25.87%) VMware Infrastructure
12 49 (24.38%) SAN
12 49 (24.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 49 (24.38%) MS Office
13 45 (22.39%) Windows Server 2008
14 43 (21.39%) MS Exchange
15 41 (20.40%) C#
16 40 (19.90%) ITIL
17 39 (19.40%) MCITP
18 37 (18.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 37 (18.41%) T-SQL
19 34 (16.92%) Windows 7
20 32 (15.92%) .NET
20 32 (15.92%) MCSA
20 32 (15.92%) SLA
20 32 (15.92%) SQL Server 2012
21 31 (15.42%) IIS
22 30 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
22 30 (14.93%) Hyper-V
23 29 (14.43%) Cisco

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 43 (21.39%) MS Exchange
2 31 (15.42%) IIS
3 19 (9.45%) Skype for Business
4 16 (7.96%) Office Communications Server
4 16 (7.96%) SharePoint
5 9 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (2.99%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.99%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.99%) SAS
8 3 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 73 (36.32%) MS Excel
2 49 (24.38%) MS Office
3 13 (6.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.95%) Office 365
2 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 49 (24.38%) SAN
2 24 (11.94%) NAS
3 22 (10.95%) Firewall
4 21 (10.45%) DNS
5 20 (9.95%) DHCP
5 20 (9.95%) VPN
6 11 (5.47%) TCP/IP
7 9 (4.48%) LAN
7 9 (4.48%) WAN
8 8 (3.98%) Internet
9 5 (2.49%) NetScaler
9 5 (2.49%) VLAN
10 4 (1.99%) Skype
10 4 (1.99%) Telepresence
11 3 (1.49%) MPLS
11 3 (1.49%) VoIP
12 2 (1.00%) DSL
12 2 (1.00%) IP Telephony
12 2 (1.00%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (1.00%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (39.80%) SQL Server
2 37 (18.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (15.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (10.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (7.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (5.47%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.99%) Biml
10 4 (1.99%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.99%) Power BI
10 4 (1.99%) QlikView
10 4 (1.99%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.99%) SSDT
11 3 (1.49%) Big Data
11 3 (1.49%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.00%) OLAP
12 2 (1.00%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 18 (8.96%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.99%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.99%) JIRA
General
1 26 (12.94%) Finance
2 20 (9.95%) Retail
3 14 (6.97%) Law
4 12 (5.97%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (4.98%) Legal
6 5 (2.49%) Back Office
7 4 (1.99%) Billing
7 4 (1.99%) Marketing
7 4 (1.99%) Military
8 2 (1.00%) Electronics
8 2 (1.00%) Games
8 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (25.87%) Developer
2 36 (17.91%) Analyst
3 33 (16.42%) Support Analyst
4 25 (12.44%) Consultant
5 22 (10.95%) .NET Developer
5 22 (10.95%) IT Support
5 22 (10.95%) SQL Developer
6 21 (10.45%) IT Analyst
6 21 (10.45%) IT Support Analyst
7 20 (9.95%) Technical Support
8 19 (9.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (9.45%) C# Developer
9 18 (8.96%) 3rd Line Support
10 17 (8.46%) 2nd Line Support
11 16 (7.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 14 (6.97%) Service Analyst
12 14 (6.97%) Service Desk Analyst
12 14 (6.97%) Windows Support Analyst
13 13 (6.47%) Service Desk Support
13 13 (6.47%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (15.92%) .NET
2 18 (8.96%) ASP.NET
3 16 (7.96%) WCF
4 13 (6.47%) HTML
5 12 (5.97%) AngularJS
5 12 (5.97%) CSS
6 11 (5.47%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (5.47%) jQuery
7 10 (4.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 8 (3.98%) .NET Framework
8 8 (3.98%) HTML5
9 7 (3.48%) Backbone.js
9 7 (3.48%) CSS3
9 7 (3.48%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (2.49%) Entity Framework
12 4 (1.99%) MDX
13 1 (0.50%) ADSI
13 1 (0.50%) NHibernate
13 1 (0.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.95%) Clustering
2 19 (9.45%) Data Centre
3 12 (5.97%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.47%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.48%) Replication
6 6 (2.99%) Visualisation
7 5 (2.49%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.99%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.99%) e-Learning
8 4 (1.99%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.99%) Statistics
8 4 (1.99%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.49%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.49%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.00%) iPad
10 2 (1.00%) NHS
10 2 (1.00%) Online Games
10 2 (1.00%) Social Network
10 2 (1.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 113 (56.22%) Windows
2 78 (38.81%) Windows Server
3 49 (24.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 45 (22.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (16.92%) Windows 7
6 26 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (11.94%) Windows XP
8 14 (6.97%) Windows 8
9 12 (5.97%) Windows 2000 Server
10 10 (4.98%) Linux
11 3 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.50%) Android
12 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (19.90%) ITIL
2 30 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (7.96%) High Availability
4 15 (7.46%) Scrum
5 14 (6.97%) Release Management
5 14 (6.97%) Time Management
6 13 (6.47%) Capacity Planning
6 13 (6.47%) MVC
6 13 (6.47%) Service Delivery
7 12 (5.97%) CRM
7 12 (5.97%) Project Management
8 11 (5.47%) Presales
9 10 (4.98%) ETL
9 10 (4.98%) Trend Analysis
10 9 (4.48%) Load Balancing
10 9 (4.48%) Microsoft Office Automation
10 9 (4.48%) Office Automation
10 9 (4.48%) Unit Testing
11 8 (3.98%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (3.98%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (29.85%) SQL
2 41 (20.40%) C#
3 37 (18.41%) T-SQL
4 17 (8.46%) JavaScript
5 15 (7.46%) VB.NET
6 4 (1.99%) C
7 2 (1.00%) Perl
7 2 (1.00%) Python
7 2 (1.00%) R
8 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 85 (42.29%) MCSE
2 39 (19.40%) MCITP
3 32 (15.92%) MCSA
4 22 (10.95%) Degree
5 21 (10.45%) MCP
6 17 (8.46%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (8.46%) Citrix Certification
7 11 (5.47%) MCTS
8 10 (4.98%) CCNA
8 10 (4.98%) MCDST
9 9 (4.48%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (3.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (2.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.99%) A+ Certification
12 4 (1.99%) CCA
13 3 (1.49%) CCIE
13 3 (1.49%) CISSP
14 2 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (15.92%) SLA
2 5 (2.49%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.49%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 98 (48.76%) Active Directory
2 52 (25.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (14.93%) Hyper-V
4 25 (12.44%) XenApp
5 17 (8.46%) XenDesktop
6 9 (4.48%) Terminal Server
7 5 (2.49%) XenServer
8 4 (1.99%) Xen
9 3 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.00%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (11.44%) SCCM
2 22 (10.95%) SCOM
3 10 (4.98%) DameWare
4 4 (1.99%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.49%) OpenView
5 3 (1.49%) WSUS
6 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (1.00%) Nagios
6 2 (1.00%) Opsview
6 2 (1.00%) SmoothWall
6 2 (1.00%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.50%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.50%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.50%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 172 (85.57%) Microsoft
2 79 (39.30%) VMware
3 66 (32.84%) Citrix
4 29 (14.43%) Cisco
5 13 (6.47%) Sitecore
6 10 (4.98%) HP
7 6 (2.99%) Oracle
7 6 (2.99%) WatchGuard
8 5 (2.49%) Avaya
9 4 (1.99%) Apple
9 4 (1.99%) Draytek
9 4 (1.99%) Meraki
9 4 (1.99%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (1.99%) NetApp
9 4 (1.99%) Sun
9 4 (1.99%) Tableau
9 4 (1.99%) Xerox
10 3 (1.49%) 3PAR
10 3 (1.49%) Riverbed
10 3 (1.49%) Veeam
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