The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 56 40 49
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 9 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.22% 4.72% 1.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.36% 20.83% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 7
Median salary £40,000 £26,250 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.38% +0.96%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
Leicestershire

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

Qualifications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
55 96 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 13.58% 22.64% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 53 82 69
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Leicester

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Leicester

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) VMware
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) MCSE
4 7 (36.84%) SLA
4 7 (36.84%) Line Management
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
5 6 (31.58%) NetApp
5 6 (31.58%) MCSA
5 6 (31.58%) ITIL
5 6 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (26.32%) MVC
6 5 (26.32%) .NET
6 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
6 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
6 5 (26.32%) C#
6 5 (26.32%) Cisco
6 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
7 4 (21.05%) Sitecore
7 4 (21.05%) jQuery
7 4 (21.05%) HTML5
7 4 (21.05%) CSS3
7 4 (21.05%) SDLC
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 4 (21.05%) HTML

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) C# Developer
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Manager
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) Network Technician
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Server Technician
4 2 (10.53%) Support Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
1 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
2 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (21.05%) CSS
2 4 (21.05%) CSS3
2 4 (21.05%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) HTML5
2 4 (21.05%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Line Management
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
3 5 (26.32%) MVC
4 4 (21.05%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
5 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
6 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Software Asset Management
6 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
7 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.26%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) MCSE
2 6 (31.58%) MCSA
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (15.79%) CCNA
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.79%) MCITP
4 2 (10.53%) A+ Certification
4 2 (10.53%) CCENT
4 2 (10.53%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) MCDST
4 2 (10.53%) MCP
5 1 (5.26%) CCNP
5 1 (5.26%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
1 3 (15.79%) vSphere
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.26%) NetVault Backup
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
2 1 (5.26%) SCSM
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) NetApp
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
5 4 (21.05%) Sitecore
6 3 (15.79%) HP
7 2 (10.53%) 3Com
7 2 (10.53%) Adobe
7 2 (10.53%) Draytek
7 2 (10.53%) IBM
7 2 (10.53%) NETGEAR
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle
7 2 (10.53%) ZyXEL