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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 53 65 73
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 21 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.31% 2.14% 2.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.00% 10.49% 11.26%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 25
Median salary £42,500 £24,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+75.25% -37.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £20,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £37,900 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -4.05%
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
150 143 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 23.66% 20.37% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 110 101 218
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +10 11 £43,250 +78.35%
Coalville - 4 £55,000 -
Kegworth - 3 - -
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 32 (86.49%) Microsoft
2 20 (54.05%) MCSE
3 18 (48.65%) VMware
3 18 (48.65%) Line Management
4 15 (40.54%) NetApp
5 14 (37.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (35.14%) MS Office
6 13 (35.14%) Windows
7 12 (32.43%) ITIL
8 11 (29.73%) Retail
9 9 (24.32%) Degree
9 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
10 8 (21.62%) MCSA
11 7 (18.92%) Oracle
11 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
11 7 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
13 5 (13.51%) VoIP
13 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
13 5 (13.51%) MCP
13 5 (13.51%) SQL
13 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
13 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
13 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
14 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
14 4 (10.81%) Remote Desktop
14 4 (10.81%) Performance Management
14 4 (10.81%) MCDST
14 4 (10.81%) Incident Management

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 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (8.11%) IBM Notes
3 3 (8.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (5.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (35.14%) MS Office
2 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) VoIP
2 4 (10.81%) Broadband
2 4 (10.81%) DHCP
2 4 (10.81%) DNS
2 4 (10.81%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) Internet
2 4 (10.81%) LAN
2 4 (10.81%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (10.81%) WAN
3 3 (8.11%) VPN
4 2 (5.41%) Junos
5 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (29.73%) Retail
2 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) International Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Team Leader
1 14 (37.84%) Technical Leader
1 14 (37.84%) Technical Team Leader
2 5 (13.51%) Junior
3 4 (10.81%) Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Support Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Support Manager
4 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Junior Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Junior Software Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
1 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
1 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.81%) Windows 8
4 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
4 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Vista
4 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Line Management
2 12 (32.43%) ITIL
3 7 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (10.81%) Asset Management
4 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
4 4 (10.81%) Data Centre Operations
4 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL V3
4 4 (10.81%) ITSM
4 4 (10.81%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (10.81%) Patch Management
4 4 (10.81%) Performance Management
4 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
4 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.81%) Service Management
4 4 (10.81%) Software Asset Management
4 4 (10.81%) Supplier Management
5 3 (8.11%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
1 5 (13.51%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) C#
2 3 (8.11%) C++
2 3 (8.11%) Delphi
2 3 (8.11%) Java
2 3 (8.11%) Pascal
2 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
2 3 (8.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (54.05%) MCSE
2 14 (37.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (24.32%) Degree
4 8 (21.62%) MCSA
5 5 (13.51%) MCP
6 4 (10.81%) CCDP
6 4 (10.81%) CCNA
6 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (10.81%) CISSP
6 4 (10.81%) MCDST
7 3 (8.11%) MCAD
8 1 (2.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.81%) vSphere
4 3 (8.11%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 32 (86.49%) Microsoft
2 18 (48.65%) VMware
3 15 (40.54%) NetApp
4 7 (18.92%) Oracle
5 4 (10.81%) Adobe
5 4 (10.81%) IBM
6 3 (8.11%) Citrix
6 3 (8.11%) HP
6 3 (8.11%) Lotus
7 2 (5.41%) Juniper
8 1 (2.70%) Cisco