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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 51 54 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.76% 4.31% 6.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.41% 13.07% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 22
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £30,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,450 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average 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
68 176 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 17.26% 32.96% 28.01%
Number of salaries quoted 50 132 94
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £42,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Leicester

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) VB
3 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) MySQL
3 6 (60.00%) MVC
3 6 (60.00%) Web Development
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (10.00%) PBX
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Junior
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
1 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (60.00%) C# Developer
1 6 (60.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Junior Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Junior C# Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Junior .NET Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Junior VB.NET Developer
1 6 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) jQuery
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
1 6 (60.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) VB
1 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCTS
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
1 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Avaya
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
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