The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
North West / Merseyside
Rank 55 30 40
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 15 35 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.49% 6.60% 4.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.07% 23.97% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 16
Median salary £46,250 £41,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.44% -4.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
149 146 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.71% 27.55% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 107 88 94
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £60,000 £53,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Merseyside

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Liverpool -10 15 £46,250 +15.62% 1
Microsoft Certification
North West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 34 (91.89%) Microsoft
2 23 (62.16%) SQL Server
2 23 (62.16%) Windows
2 23 (62.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (54.05%) Citrix
4 19 (51.35%) VMware
5 18 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (48.65%) ITIL
6 17 (45.95%) IIS
6 17 (45.95%) MCSE
6 17 (45.95%) Cisco
7 16 (43.24%) Linux
7 16 (43.24%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (43.24%) Banking
7 16 (43.24%) ITIL V3
8 15 (40.54%) EMC
8 15 (40.54%) SAN
9 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
9 14 (37.84%) SQL
9 14 (37.84%) TOGAF
9 14 (37.84%) Data Centre
9 14 (37.84%) Windows Server
10 13 (35.14%) AirWatch
10 13 (35.14%) DHCP
10 13 (35.14%) VPN
10 13 (35.14%) DNS
10 13 (35.14%) CCNA
10 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (32.43%) PowerShell
11 12 (32.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (45.95%) IIS
2 11 (29.73%) Apache
2 11 (29.73%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (29.73%) JBoss
2 11 (29.73%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (62.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (43.24%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (29.73%) IaaS
3 11 (29.73%) PaaS
3 11 (29.73%) SaaS
4 2 (5.41%) G Suite
5 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (40.54%) SAN
2 13 (35.14%) DHCP
2 13 (35.14%) DNS
2 13 (35.14%) VPN
3 4 (10.81%) Firewall
4 2 (5.41%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (62.16%) SQL Server
2 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (13.51%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
4 5 (13.51%) MySQL
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) JIRA
General
1 16 (43.24%) Banking
2 9 (24.32%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Architect
1 12 (32.43%) Infrastructure Architect
2 11 (29.73%) Cloud Architect
2 11 (29.73%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (18.92%) DBA
3 7 (18.92%) SQL DBA
4 5 (13.51%) Developer
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (10.81%) Administrator
5 4 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) CRM Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.41%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) PC Support
7 2 (5.41%) Senior DBA
7 2 (5.41%) Senior SQL DBA
7 2 (5.41%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) Middleware
2 5 (13.51%) .NET
3 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.11%) HTML
3 3 (8.11%) HTML5
3 3 (8.11%) jQuery
3 3 (8.11%) REST
3 3 (8.11%) SOAP
3 3 (8.11%) XML
4 2 (5.41%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Data Centre
2 11 (29.73%) Hybrid Cloud
2 11 (29.73%) Public Cloud
2 11 (29.73%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (18.92%) Replication
4 5 (13.51%) Clustering
5 4 (10.81%) Driving Licence
6 3 (8.11%) Wiki
7 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
7 2 (5.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) Linux
3 14 (37.84%) Windows Server
4 12 (32.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.70%) HPUX
7 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) ITIL
2 16 (43.24%) ITIL V3
3 14 (37.84%) TOGAF
4 11 (29.73%) DevOps
4 11 (29.73%) Identity Management
4 11 (29.73%) Line Management
4 11 (29.73%) Load Balancing
4 11 (29.73%) Mentoring
4 11 (29.73%) Mobile Device Management
4 11 (29.73%) PRINCE2
4 11 (29.73%) Wealth Management
5 7 (18.92%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (13.51%) Database Security
6 5 (13.51%) Migration
6 5 (13.51%) Project Management
7 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (10.81%) Software Deployment
7 4 (10.81%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) SQL
2 12 (32.43%) PowerShell
3 9 (24.32%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.11%) C#
4 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.41%) VB
5 2 (5.41%) VBA
6 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) MCSE
2 13 (35.14%) CCNA
2 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (29.73%) Degree
3 11 (29.73%) EMC Certification
4 4 (10.81%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (5.41%) MCSA
7 1 (2.70%) CCA
7 1 (2.70%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
3 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (8.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (35.14%) AirWatch
2 5 (13.51%) Nagios
2 5 (13.51%) SCCM
2 5 (13.51%) SCOM
2 5 (13.51%) SCOrch
3 3 (8.11%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 34 (91.89%) Microsoft
2 20 (54.05%) Citrix
3 19 (51.35%) VMware
4 17 (45.95%) Cisco
5 15 (40.54%) EMC
6 11 (29.73%) IBM
6 11 (29.73%) Oracle
6 11 (29.73%) Software AG
7 6 (16.22%) HP
8 3 (8.11%) Dell
8 3 (8.11%) RedGate
9 2 (5.41%) Google
10 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
Liverpool, Merseyside
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