The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 57 63 62
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 29 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.67% 3.47% 1.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.61% 13.17% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 13
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,700 £39,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
Microsoft Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
230 205 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 29.08% 26.32% 28.01%
Number of salaries quoted 204 170 200
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in the North East

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in the North East

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Tyne and Wear 0 24 £35,000 +27.27% 8
Durham +6 4 £30,000 -40.00%
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 37 (90.24%) Microsoft
2 26 (63.41%) Windows
3 22 (53.66%) MCSE
4 20 (48.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (41.46%) Windows Server
5 17 (41.46%) ITIL
5 17 (41.46%) VMware
6 15 (36.59%) MS Exchange
7 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
7 14 (34.15%) PowerShell
8 13 (31.71%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (31.71%) MCSA
9 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
9 12 (29.27%) DHCP
9 12 (29.27%) DNS
9 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (26.83%) CCNA
10 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
11 10 (24.39%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2013
12 9 (21.95%) Skype
12 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (21.95%) Skype for Business
12 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (21.95%) Problem Management
13 8 (19.51%) SCOM
13 8 (19.51%) Blackberry
13 8 (19.51%) Cisco

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 15 (36.59%) MS Exchange
2 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (21.95%) Skype for Business
3 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.32%) IIS
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.88%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Office 365
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.88%) IaaS
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.44%) PaaS
4 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) DHCP
1 12 (29.27%) DNS
2 9 (21.95%) Skype
3 3 (7.32%) VoIP
4 2 (4.88%) Internet
4 2 (4.88%) NAS
4 2 (4.88%) SAN
5 1 (2.44%) Firewall
5 1 (2.44%) LAN
5 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.44%) WAN
5 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.44%) DTS
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MSI
1 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.88%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Electronics
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
3 3 (7.32%) Developer
3 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) IT Manager
4 2 (4.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (4.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) DBA
4 2 (4.88%) Lync Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Network Technician
4 2 (4.88%) Server Technician
4 2 (4.88%) Service Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
1 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
1 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.88%) CSS
2 2 (4.88%) CSS3
2 2 (4.88%) Entity Framework
2 2 (4.88%) HTML
2 2 (4.88%) HTML5
2 2 (4.88%) jQuery
3 1 (2.44%) Ajax
3 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (2.44%) REST
3 1 (2.44%) RESTful
3 1 (2.44%) SOAP
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.51%) Blackberry
3 7 (17.07%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (12.20%) Replication
5 3 (7.32%) Clustering
6 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (2.44%) iPad
7 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Windows
2 20 (48.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (41.46%) Windows Server
4 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.88%) Linux
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) ITIL
2 10 (24.39%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 9 (21.95%) Problem Management
4 8 (19.51%) Mobile Device Management
5 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
6 4 (9.76%) MVC
6 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.32%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (4.88%) ERP
8 2 (4.88%) Web Development
9 1 (2.44%) Application Packaging
9 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.44%) Change Management
9 1 (2.44%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.44%) Kanban
9 1 (2.44%) Operations Research
9 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.44%) Time Management
9 1 (2.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) PowerShell
2 7 (17.07%) SQL
3 4 (9.76%) C#
4 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.44%) C++
5 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) MCSE
2 13 (31.71%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (31.71%) MCSA
3 11 (26.83%) CCNA
4 7 (17.07%) MCP
5 4 (9.76%) A+ Certification
5 4 (9.76%) CCENT
6 3 (7.32%) MCITP
6 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.88%) DBS Check
7 2 (4.88%) MCDBA
8 1 (2.44%) Degree
8 1 (2.44%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 11 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.88%) vSphere
5 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) SCOM
2 4 (9.76%) SCCM
3 2 (4.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (4.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (90.24%) Microsoft
2 17 (41.46%) VMware
3 8 (19.51%) Cisco
3 8 (19.51%) MobileIron
3 8 (19.51%) SolarWinds
4 3 (7.32%) 3Com
4 3 (7.32%) Draytek
4 3 (7.32%) HP
4 3 (7.32%) NETGEAR
4 3 (7.32%) ZyXEL
5 2 (4.88%) Altiris
5 2 (4.88%) IBM
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle
6 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
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