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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 47 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 28 7 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.98% 1.00% 3.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.64% 5.15% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 28 6 32
Average salary £28,750 £32,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.21% -6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,750 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £53,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
179 136 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 25.43% 19.48% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 149 99 211
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £62,500 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 February 2016.

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 February 2016. 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 +16 18 £25,500 -52.11% 1
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 32 (82.05%) Microsoft
2 22 (56.41%) MCSE
3 20 (51.28%) MS Excel
3 20 (51.28%) Windows
3 20 (51.28%) VMware
4 18 (46.15%) MCSA
5 16 (41.03%) MS Exchange
6 14 (35.90%) MS Office
6 14 (35.90%) Active Directory
6 14 (35.90%) NetApp
7 13 (33.33%) SAN
7 13 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 12 (30.77%) MCP
8 12 (30.77%) Hyper-V
9 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
10 8 (20.51%) Incident Management
10 8 (20.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (17.95%) LAN
11 7 (17.95%) WAN
11 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
11 7 (17.95%) SQL
11 7 (17.95%) Line Management
12 6 (15.38%) Cisco
12 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
13 5 (12.82%) SCCM
13 5 (12.82%) SCOM
13 5 (12.82%) Clustering

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 16 (41.03%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.82%) IIS
3 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.56%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (51.28%) MS Excel
2 14 (35.90%) MS Office
3 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) SAN
2 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.95%) LAN
3 7 (17.95%) WAN
4 4 (10.26%) Broadband
4 4 (10.26%) DHCP
4 4 (10.26%) DNS
4 4 (10.26%) Internet
4 4 (10.26%) Junos
4 4 (10.26%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (10.26%) VoIP
5 3 (7.69%) Firewall
6 2 (5.13%) NAS
6 2 (5.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 9 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Team Leader
2 7 (17.95%) Technical Leader
2 7 (17.95%) Technical Team Leader
3 6 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Server Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Server Support
5 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) IT Support
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Wintel Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
1 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Clustering
2 4 (10.26%) Driving Licence
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Windows
2 13 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (12.82%) Linux
4 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Vista
6 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Incident Management
2 7 (17.95%) Line Management
3 5 (12.82%) Change Management
4 4 (10.26%) Data Protection
4 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL
4 4 (10.26%) Presales
4 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.69%) Analytics
5 3 (7.69%) Business Analytics
5 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.69%) CRM
5 3 (7.69%) ERP
5 3 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (7.69%) OO
6 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) SDLC
6 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.56%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) C#
2 2 (5.13%) C++
2 2 (5.13%) Delphi
2 2 (5.13%) Java
2 2 (5.13%) Pascal
2 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (56.41%) MCSE
2 18 (46.15%) MCSA
3 12 (30.77%) MCP
4 8 (20.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.13%) MCAD
5 2 (5.13%) MCTS
6 1 (2.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (35.90%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) SCCM
1 5 (12.82%) SCOM
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.56%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 32 (82.05%) Microsoft
2 20 (51.28%) VMware
3 14 (35.90%) NetApp
4 6 (15.38%) Cisco
5 5 (12.82%) Dell
5 5 (12.82%) HP
6 4 (10.26%) Altiris
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle
8 1 (2.56%) EMC
8 1 (2.56%) IBM
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