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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 39 51 70
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 11 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.55% 3.50% 2.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.36% 17.65% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 15
Median salary £43,250 £24,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+78.35% -37.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £37,900 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.40%
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
89 85 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 28.71% 19.86% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 55 64 133
Median salary £45,000 £33,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -19.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 May 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Leicester

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) MS Office
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 9 (47.37%) MCSA
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
4 8 (42.11%) ITIL
4 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
5 7 (36.84%) Oracle
5 7 (36.84%) Retail
5 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
6 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
6 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
7 5 (26.32%) SQL
7 5 (26.32%) VMware
7 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
7 5 (26.32%) vSphere
8 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
8 4 (21.05%) Line Management
8 4 (21.05%) Software Asset Management
8 4 (21.05%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (21.05%) Performance Management
8 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
8 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
8 4 (21.05%) Degree
8 4 (21.05%) Asset Management

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 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (15.79%) IBM Notes
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (63.16%) MS Office
2 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
3 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Broadband
1 4 (21.05%) DHCP
1 4 (21.05%) DNS
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
1 4 (21.05%) LAN
1 4 (21.05%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (21.05%) VoIP
1 4 (21.05%) WAN
2 3 (15.79%) VPN
3 2 (10.53%) Junos
3 2 (10.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (36.84%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) International Banking
4 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
5 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Junior
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Support Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Support Manager
3 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Junior Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Junior Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Navision Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Presales Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Vista
4 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
3 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
3 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
3 4 (21.05%) Line Management
3 4 (21.05%) Performance Management
3 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
3 4 (21.05%) Software Asset Management
3 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Presales
4 3 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) C++
2 3 (15.79%) Delphi
2 3 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) Pascal
2 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
2 3 (15.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) MCSA
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) MCDST
2 4 (21.05%) MCP
3 3 (15.79%) MCAD
3 3 (15.79%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
3 5 (26.32%) vSphere
4 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle
3 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 4 (21.05%) Adobe
4 4 (21.05%) IBM
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix
5 3 (15.79%) HP
5 3 (15.79%) Lotus
6 2 (10.53%) Juniper
6 2 (10.53%) NetApp
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco