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

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 58 49 67
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 20 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.92% 3.82% 1.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.60% 14.79% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 11
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +5.76%
UK excluding London median 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
137 169 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 20.03% 25.84% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 113 133 117
Median salary £41,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.41% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,550 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 9 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -20 9 £40,000 +52.38%
Market Harborough -8 2 £37,500 +2.73%
Coalville - 2 £35,000 -
Loughborough - 2 £42,500 -
Lutterworth - 1 £42,500 -
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 28 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 18 (56.25%) VMware
3 13 (40.63%) Windows
4 12 (37.50%) MCSE
4 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 12 (37.50%) NetApp
5 11 (34.38%) ITIL
6 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 10 (31.25%) SLA
6 10 (31.25%) Cisco
6 10 (31.25%) Line Management
7 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (25.00%) C#
7 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 8 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (21.88%) HTML
8 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
8 7 (21.88%) MCSA
8 7 (21.88%) CSS
8 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
9 6 (18.75%) .NET
9 6 (18.75%) SAN
9 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
10 5 (15.63%) MVC
10 5 (15.63%) CCNA
10 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (15.63%) VoIP
10 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (15.63%) Data Protection

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.25%) CMS
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) SAN
2 5 (15.63%) VoIP
3 4 (12.50%) Firewall
3 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
4 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Law
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Support Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support
6 2 (6.25%) Network Technician
6 2 (6.25%) Server Technician
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (21.88%) CSS
2 7 (21.88%) HTML
3 6 (18.75%) .NET
4 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (12.50%) CSS3
4 4 (12.50%) HTML5
4 4 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) ITIL
2 10 (31.25%) Line Management
3 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (15.63%) Data Protection
4 5 (15.63%) MVC
4 5 (15.63%) Process Improvement
5 4 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 4 (12.50%) SDLC
6 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.38%) Business Continuity
6 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.38%) Performance Management
6 3 (9.38%) Software Asset Management
6 3 (9.38%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.25%) Service Management
7 2 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) C#
2 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) C
4 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) MCSE
2 8 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (21.88%) MCSA
4 5 (15.63%) CCNA
4 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (12.50%) Degree
6 3 (9.38%) A+ Certification
6 3 (9.38%) CCENT
6 3 (9.38%) MCDST
6 3 (9.38%) MCITP
6 3 (9.38%) MCP
7 2 (6.25%) MCSD
8 1 (3.13%) CCDP
8 1 (3.13%) CCNP
8 1 (3.13%) CISSP
8 1 (3.13%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) vSphere
3 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.13%) NetVault Backup
2 1 (3.13%) SCOM
2 1 (3.13%) SCSM
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 18 (56.25%) VMware
3 12 (37.50%) NetApp
4 10 (31.25%) Cisco
5 4 (12.50%) Citrix
5 4 (12.50%) HP
5 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 4 (12.50%) Sitecore
6 3 (9.38%) 3Com
6 3 (9.38%) Adobe
6 3 (9.38%) Draytek
6 3 (9.38%) IBM
6 3 (9.38%) NETGEAR
6 3 (9.38%) Oracle
6 3 (9.38%) ZyXEL
7 1 (3.13%) SAP