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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 69 71 52
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.73% 2.72% 3.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.69% 10.04% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 23
Average salary £37,250 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £28,600 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £38,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,581 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.83% -1.33%
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
186 229 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 27.03% 27.07% 31.35%
Number of salaries quoted 136 195 184
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +10 3 £48,500 +32.87% 4
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 2 £32,500 -
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
3 8 (47.06%) MVC
3 8 (47.06%) C#
3 8 (47.06%) VB
3 8 (47.06%) .NET
3 8 (47.06%) jQuery
4 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 7 (41.18%) Oracle
4 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 6 (35.29%) MySQL
5 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
5 6 (35.29%) HTML
5 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (35.29%) Web Development
5 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco
7 4 (23.53%) Retail
7 4 (23.53%) Firewall
8 3 (17.65%) VMware
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) MS Office
9 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
9 2 (11.76%) Web Services
9 2 (11.76%) IIS
9 2 (11.76%) DHCP
9 2 (11.76%) DNS

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) CTI
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) PBX
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) MySQL
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
2 6 (35.29%) C# Developer
2 6 (35.29%) VB.NET Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Junior C# Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Junior .NET Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Junior Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Junior
2 6 (35.29%) Junior VB.NET Developer
2 6 (35.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Support Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
1 8 (47.06%) jQuery
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Web Development
3 1 (5.88%) Line Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C#
1 8 (47.06%) VB
2 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) VCP4
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.88%) MCDST
2 1 (5.88%) MCTS
2 1 (5.88%) MCITP
2 1 (5.88%) MCP
2 1 (5.88%) MCSA
2 1 (5.88%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
1 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Red Gate
5 1 (5.88%) Avaya
Leicester, Leicestershire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, certifications, benefits
Posted: 14 days ago