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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 55 41 57
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 9 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.24% 3.17% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.25% 11.21% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 1
Median salary £45,000 £28,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -52.50%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
80 107 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 19.90% 28.23% 16.83%
Number of salaries quoted 77 87 48
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,500 £65,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 13 (68.42%) MCSE
2 13 (68.42%) VMware
3 11 (57.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (57.89%) NetApp
4 10 (52.63%) Windows
4 10 (52.63%) Line Management
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
5 9 (47.37%) SLA
6 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
6 8 (42.11%) Process Improvement
7 7 (36.84%) ITIL
8 6 (31.58%) MCSA
9 4 (21.05%) MCTS
9 4 (21.05%) Cisco
10 3 (15.79%) CCNA
10 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
10 3 (15.79%) HP
10 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (15.79%) Project Management
10 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
10 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (15.79%) ERP
10 3 (15.79%) ETL
10 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
10 3 (15.79%) C#
10 3 (15.79%) SQL
10 3 (15.79%) VB
10 3 (15.79%) .NET
10 3 (15.79%) SQL Server

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 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
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 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Business Systems Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) SSIS Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Team Leader
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Manager
4 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
4 2 (10.53%) IT Technical Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Network Technician
4 2 (10.53%) Server Technician
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Line Management
2 8 (42.11%) Process Improvement
3 7 (36.84%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) ERP
4 3 (15.79%) ETL
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.26%) Escalation Management
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.26%) Resource Allocation
5 1 (5.26%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C#
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
1 3 (15.79%) VB
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) MCSE
2 11 (57.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (31.58%) MCSA
4 4 (21.05%) MCTS
5 3 (15.79%) CCNA
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (15.79%) Degree
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (10.53%) A+ Certification
6 2 (10.53%) CCENT
6 2 (10.53%) MCITP
6 2 (10.53%) MCP
7 1 (5.26%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) SLA
2 3 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
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 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 13 (68.42%) VMware
3 11 (57.89%) NetApp
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco
5 3 (15.79%) HP
5 3 (15.79%) Tableau
6 2 (10.53%) 3Com
6 2 (10.53%) Draytek
6 2 (10.53%) NETGEAR
6 2 (10.53%) ZyXEL
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