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

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 55 27 35
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 16 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.78% 5.14% 4.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.55% 20.45% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 12
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +23.07%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
212 88 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 36.87% 25.14% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 111 46 74
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

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

1 37 (86.05%) Microsoft
2 30 (69.77%) Windows
3 27 (62.79%) Citrix
4 26 (60.47%) SQL Server
5 24 (55.81%) IIS
5 24 (55.81%) ITIL
5 24 (55.81%) VMware
5 24 (55.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (53.49%) Microsoft Azure
7 22 (51.16%) MCSE
8 21 (48.84%) Banking
8 21 (48.84%) ITIL V3
9 20 (46.51%) Active Directory
9 20 (46.51%) EMC
9 20 (46.51%) Cisco
9 20 (46.51%) SAN
10 19 (44.19%) VPN
10 19 (44.19%) Linux
10 19 (44.19%) TOGAF
10 19 (44.19%) Amazon AWS
10 19 (44.19%) Data Centre
10 19 (44.19%) Windows Server
11 18 (41.86%) DHCP
11 18 (41.86%) DNS
12 16 (37.21%) CCNA
12 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (37.21%) PowerShell
12 16 (37.21%) AirWatch
13 15 (34.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 14 (32.56%) Software AG

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 24 (55.81%) IIS
2 14 (32.56%) Apache
2 14 (32.56%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (32.56%) JBoss
2 14 (32.56%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.63%) Confluence
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
2 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (53.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (44.19%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (32.56%) IaaS
3 14 (32.56%) PaaS
3 14 (32.56%) SaaS
4 2 (4.65%) G Suite
5 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (46.51%) SAN
2 19 (44.19%) VPN
3 18 (41.86%) DHCP
3 18 (41.86%) DNS
4 6 (13.95%) Firewall
5 2 (4.65%) 802.11
5 2 (4.65%) DSL
5 2 (4.65%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (4.65%) IP Telephony
5 2 (4.65%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.65%) LAN
5 2 (4.65%) MPLS
5 2 (4.65%) NetScaler
5 2 (4.65%) VPLS
5 2 (4.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (60.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (4.65%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.65%) MySQL
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) JIRA
General
1 21 (48.84%) Banking
2 10 (23.26%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Marketing
4 2 (4.65%) Law
4 2 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Architect
1 15 (34.88%) Infrastructure Architect
2 14 (32.56%) Cloud Architect
2 14 (32.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (11.63%) Administrator
3 5 (11.63%) DBA
3 5 (11.63%) Developer
3 5 (11.63%) SQL DBA
3 5 (11.63%) Technical Leader
4 4 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) CRM Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Monitoring Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Network Support
6 2 (4.65%) PowerShell Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior SQL DBA
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) Middleware
2 5 (11.63%) .NET
3 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.98%) HTML
3 3 (6.98%) HTML5
3 3 (6.98%) jQuery
3 3 (6.98%) REST
3 3 (6.98%) SOAP
3 3 (6.98%) XML
4 2 (4.65%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 19 (44.19%) Data Centre
2 14 (32.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 14 (32.56%) Public Cloud
2 14 (32.56%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (16.28%) Replication
4 5 (11.63%) Clustering
4 5 (11.63%) Wiki
5 4 (9.30%) Driving Licence
6 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.65%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (4.65%) iPad
6 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (69.77%) Windows
2 19 (44.19%) Linux
2 19 (44.19%) Windows Server
3 15 (34.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.33%) HPUX
6 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) ITIL
2 21 (48.84%) ITIL V3
3 19 (44.19%) TOGAF
4 14 (32.56%) DevOps
4 14 (32.56%) Identity Management
4 14 (32.56%) Line Management
4 14 (32.56%) Load Balancing
4 14 (32.56%) Mentoring
4 14 (32.56%) Mobile Device Management
4 14 (32.56%) PRINCE2
4 14 (32.56%) Wealth Management
5 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (16.28%) Project Management
7 5 (11.63%) Converged Infrastructure
7 5 (11.63%) ETL
7 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (9.30%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.30%) Time Management
8 4 (9.30%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) PowerShell
2 14 (32.56%) SQL
3 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.98%) C#
4 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.65%) VB
5 2 (4.65%) VBA
6 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) MCSE
2 16 (37.21%) CCNA
2 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (32.56%) Degree
3 14 (32.56%) EMC Certification
4 6 (13.95%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (11.63%) MCSA
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.33%) CCA
7 1 (2.33%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.33%) MCP
7 1 (2.33%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (55.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (46.51%) Active Directory
3 8 (18.60%) XenApp
4 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
5 5 (11.63%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (4.65%) vSphere
6 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (37.21%) AirWatch
2 7 (16.28%) Nagios
2 7 (16.28%) SCCM
2 7 (16.28%) SCOM
2 7 (16.28%) SCOrch
3 5 (11.63%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 37 (86.05%) Microsoft
2 27 (62.79%) Citrix
3 24 (55.81%) VMware
4 20 (46.51%) Cisco
4 20 (46.51%) EMC
5 14 (32.56%) IBM
5 14 (32.56%) Oracle
5 14 (32.56%) Software AG
6 10 (23.26%) HP
7 3 (6.98%) Dell
8 2 (4.65%) Avaya
8 2 (4.65%) Google
8 2 (4.65%) RedGate
9 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
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