The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 59 61 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 15 21 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.20% 2.47% 5.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.77% 10.55% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 38
Average salary £28,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
193 199 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 28.30% 23.38% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 129 177 168
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +3 11 £28,000 -20.00%
Coalville - 1 £25,000 -
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 27 (93.10%) Microsoft
2 25 (86.21%) Windows
3 23 (79.31%) Active Directory
4 22 (75.86%) MS Excel
5 20 (68.97%) MCP
5 20 (68.97%) VMware
6 18 (62.07%) MCSE
6 18 (62.07%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (58.62%) Hyper-V
7 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (58.62%) Linux
7 17 (58.62%) TCP/IP
7 17 (58.62%) Dell
8 16 (55.17%) SAN
9 15 (51.72%) Clustering
9 15 (51.72%) Change Management
9 15 (51.72%) HP
9 15 (51.72%) IIS
10 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
10 12 (41.38%) MS Exchange
11 10 (34.48%) Firewall
11 10 (34.48%) Data Protection
12 9 (31.03%) SCCM
12 9 (31.03%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (31.03%) Cisco
13 8 (27.59%) SCOM
13 8 (27.59%) Problem Management
13 8 (27.59%) Altiris
13 8 (27.59%) Incident Management

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 15 (51.72%) IIS
2 12 (41.38%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (75.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) IaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) TCP/IP
2 16 (55.17%) SAN
3 10 (34.48%) Firewall
4 2 (6.90%) LAN
4 2 (6.90%) WAN
5 1 (3.45%) VPN
5 1 (3.45%) SSL
5 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.45%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (3.45%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) OLAP
3 1 (3.45%) OLTP
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (10.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Systems Engineer
1 15 (51.72%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Security Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Senior Security Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Developer
5 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Technician
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.90%) CSS
2 2 (6.90%) jQuery
2 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (6.90%) HTML5
2 2 (6.90%) CSS3
2 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (6.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) BYOD
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.45%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 25 (86.21%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Linux
2 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
3 4 (13.79%) Windows 8
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Change Management
2 10 (34.48%) Data Protection
3 9 (31.03%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
4 8 (27.59%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.34%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) Software Deployment
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.90%) MVC
7 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.45%) Time Management
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) C#
2 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (68.97%) MCP
2 18 (62.07%) MCSE
3 3 (10.34%) MCTS
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) MCSA
4 2 (6.90%) CCNA
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.45%) CCDP
5 1 (3.45%) MCDBA
5 1 (3.45%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (24.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (79.31%) Active Directory
2 18 (62.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (58.62%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) SCCM
2 8 (27.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) Microsoft
2 20 (68.97%) VMware
3 17 (58.62%) Dell
4 15 (51.72%) HP
5 9 (31.03%) Cisco
6 8 (27.59%) Altiris
7 7 (24.14%) IBM
7 7 (24.14%) EMC
8 3 (10.34%) Google
9 2 (6.90%) NetApp
10 1 (3.45%) Red Gate
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
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