The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 23 29 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 24 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.21% 6.23% 3.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.24% 20.83% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 13
Median salary £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -4.05%
Microsoft Certification
Merseyside

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

Qualifications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
99 120 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 29.73% 29.93% 22.61%
Number of salaries quoted 73 71 94
Median salary £38,000 £32,500 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -26.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,700 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Liverpool

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 34 (97.14%) Microsoft
2 32 (91.43%) Windows
3 31 (88.57%) Finance
4 27 (77.14%) SQL
5 24 (68.57%) ITIL
5 24 (68.57%) HP
6 23 (65.71%) Citrix
7 22 (62.86%) Banking
8 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (60.00%) Windows Server
9 20 (57.14%) ITIL V3
9 20 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (51.43%) Citrix Certification
11 17 (48.57%) IIS
11 17 (48.57%) SAN
11 17 (48.57%) Data Centre
12 16 (45.71%) TOGAF
13 15 (42.86%) PowerShell
13 15 (42.86%) Project Management
13 15 (42.86%) XenApp
14 14 (40.00%) Confluence
14 14 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
14 14 (40.00%) SCOrch
14 14 (40.00%) EdgeSight
14 14 (40.00%) Converged Infrastructure
14 14 (40.00%) Nagios
14 14 (40.00%) SCOM
14 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (40.00%) JIRA
14 14 (40.00%) Wiki

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 17 (48.57%) IIS
2 14 (40.00%) Confluence
3 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (11.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (5.71%) Apache
6 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (5.71%) JBoss
6 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
2 7 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) IaaS
1 12 (34.29%) PaaS
2 9 (25.71%) Office 365
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) SAN
2 7 (20.00%) Firewall
2 7 (20.00%) VPN
3 4 (11.43%) LAN
3 4 (11.43%) WAN
4 3 (8.57%) DHCP
4 3 (8.57%) DNS
5 1 (2.86%) DSL
5 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.86%) MPLS
5 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.86%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.71%) MySQL
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 31 (88.57%) Finance
2 22 (62.86%) Banking
3 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 10 (28.57%) IT Support
1 10 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 9 (25.71%) ICT Support
3 8 (22.86%) Citrix Team Leader
4 6 (17.14%) ICT Assistant
4 6 (17.14%) IT Assistant
4 6 (17.14%) IT Support Assistant
4 6 (17.14%) Service Desk Support
4 6 (17.14%) Support Assistant
5 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (11.43%) Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Banking Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Network Support
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Service Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (48.57%) Data Centre
2 14 (40.00%) Wiki
3 7 (20.00%) iPad
3 7 (20.00%) iPhone
4 6 (17.14%) Blackberry
4 6 (17.14%) Replication
4 6 (17.14%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (8.57%) Clustering
6 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
7 2 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (5.71%) Public Cloud
8 1 (2.86%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
6 3 (8.57%) Android
7 2 (5.71%) Linux
7 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) ITIL
2 20 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (57.14%) ITIL V3
3 16 (45.71%) TOGAF
4 15 (42.86%) Project Management
5 14 (40.00%) Converged Infrastructure
5 14 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 7 (20.00%) Line Management
6 7 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (17.14%) Data Protection
7 6 (17.14%) Information Security
7 6 (17.14%) Wealth Management
8 5 (14.29%) Change Management
8 5 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (11.43%) Service Management
10 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (5.71%) Database Security
11 2 (5.71%) DevOps
11 2 (5.71%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) SQL
2 15 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (28.57%) MCSE
3 9 (25.71%) MCITP
4 6 (17.14%) Degree
5 5 (14.29%) MCSA
6 4 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (11.43%) MCDST
7 3 (8.57%) A+ Certification
7 3 (8.57%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (5.71%) CCNA
8 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (5.71%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) XenApp
2 14 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
4 6 (17.14%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.86%) vSphere
6 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (40.00%) EdgeSight
1 14 (40.00%) Nagios
1 14 (40.00%) SCOM
1 14 (40.00%) SCOrch
2 11 (31.43%) SCCM
3 4 (11.43%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (5.71%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Microsoft
2 24 (68.57%) HP
3 23 (65.71%) Citrix
4 10 (28.57%) VMware
5 7 (20.00%) Avaya
6 6 (17.14%) Dell
6 6 (17.14%) SonicWALL
6 6 (17.14%) Sophos
7 4 (11.43%) Intel Security
7 4 (11.43%) Remedy
7 4 (11.43%) Symantec
8 3 (8.57%) EMC
9 2 (5.71%) Cisco
9 2 (5.71%) IBM
9 2 (5.71%) Oracle
9 2 (5.71%) RedGate
9 2 (5.71%) Software AG
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