The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 53 49 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 14 13 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.52% 3.54% 8.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.39% 13.27% 23.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 33
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,400 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Qualifications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
113 98 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 20.32% 26.70% 33.69%
Number of salaries quoted 101 73 117
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Microsoft Certification
Leicestershire

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 24 July 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Leicester

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 20 (71.43%) SQL
2 17 (60.71%) Windows
3 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
5 12 (42.86%) T-SQL
6 10 (35.71%) MCSE
6 10 (35.71%) MCITP
7 9 (32.14%) .NET
8 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 7 (25.00%) C#
10 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (21.43%) MCTS
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (21.43%) VMware
11 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
11 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
11 5 (17.86%) Degree
11 5 (17.86%) MDX
11 5 (17.86%) Dimensional Modelling
11 5 (17.86%) OLAP
11 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (17.86%) ETL
11 5 (17.86%) CRM
12 4 (14.29%) SharePoint

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.57%) Lync
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.57%) NAS
3 1 (3.57%) Internet
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
3 1 (3.57%) FTP
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (17.86%) OLAP
5 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (10.71%) OLTP
6 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.71%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 4 (14.29%) DBA
4 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 4 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Data Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Server Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Business Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) .NET
2 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (17.86%) MDX
4 2 (7.14%) WinForms
5 1 (3.57%) Ajax
5 1 (3.57%) WCF
5 1 (3.57%) WPF
5 1 (3.57%) HTML
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
5 1 (3.57%) XML
5 1 (3.57%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) iPhone
1 3 (10.71%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.57%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 3 (10.71%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
1 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
1 5 (17.86%) Dimensional Modelling
1 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) ETL
1 5 (17.86%) CRM
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (10.71%) Web Application Development
3 3 (10.71%) High Availability
3 3 (10.71%) Data Management
3 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
3 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.14%) ERP
4 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
4 2 (7.14%) Six Sigma
4 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.14%) Network Management
5 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 7 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.57%) VBA
5 1 (3.57%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) VBScript
5 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) MCSE
1 10 (35.71%) MCITP
2 6 (21.43%) MCTS
2 6 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (17.86%) Degree
4 3 (10.71%) MCSM
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 3 (10.71%) VCAP
4 3 (10.71%) MCP
4 3 (10.71%) MCSD
5 2 (7.14%) MCSA
5 2 (7.14%) MCDBA
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (7.14%) CCNA
6 1 (3.57%) CCEE
6 1 (3.57%) CCIA
6 1 (3.57%) CCA
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
1 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (7.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) vSphere
4 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.14%) XenApp
4 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) NetApp
4 2 (7.14%) Hitachi
4 2 (7.14%) EMC
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) SAP
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Entegraty
Salary: From £17,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago