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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 62 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 19 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.48% 3.61% 3.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.45% 11.45% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 20
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £19,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
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
166 262 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 21.67% 31.53% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 141 179 147
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,167 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -10 15 £28,750 +10.57% 3
Durham -21 4 £35,000 +9.37% 2
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification.

1 29 (65.91%) Windows
2 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (38.64%) MCSE
4 16 (36.36%) MCITP
5 15 (34.09%) MySQL
6 14 (31.82%) UNIX
7 13 (29.55%) .NET
7 13 (29.55%) Degree
8 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework
8 12 (27.27%) C#
8 12 (27.27%) SQL
8 12 (27.27%) MCP
9 11 (25.00%) MCSA
10 10 (22.73%) CSS
10 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
10 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
11 8 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (18.18%) Backbone.js
11 8 (18.18%) AngularJS
12 7 (15.91%) CCNA
12 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
12 7 (15.91%) HTML
13 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
13 6 (13.64%) ITIL
13 6 (13.64%) MVC
13 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
14 5 (11.36%) VMware
14 5 (11.36%) Citrix
14 5 (11.36%) VB6

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.09%) IIS
1 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.55%) Lync
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.27%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) SAN
2 3 (6.82%) DHCP
2 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.82%) DNS
3 2 (4.55%) Firewall
3 2 (4.55%) NAS
4 1 (2.27%) HSRP
4 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.27%) VLAN
4 1 (2.27%) Internet
4 1 (2.27%) MPLS
4 1 (2.27%) OSPF
4 1 (2.27%) BGP
4 1 (2.27%) LAN
4 1 (2.27%) VoIP
4 1 (2.27%) WAN
4 1 (2.27%) POP3
4 1 (2.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) MySQL
2 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.27%) Big Data
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.27%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
1 1 (2.27%) Advertising
1 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) IT Technician
3 6 (13.64%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.64%) C# Developer
4 5 (11.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.82%) IT Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) IT Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.27%) Field Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Service Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) .NET
2 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 10 (22.73%) CSS
4 8 (18.18%) Backbone.js
4 8 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 7 (15.91%) HTML
6 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET
7 3 (6.82%) WinForms
8 2 (4.55%) Silverlight
8 2 (4.55%) jQuery
8 2 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (4.55%) LESS
8 2 (4.55%) Entity Framework
9 1 (2.27%) CSS3
9 1 (2.27%) WCF
9 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.27%) HTML5
9 1 (2.27%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (4.55%) User Experience
1 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.27%) Clustering
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (65.91%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) UNIX
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.09%) Linux
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.64%) ITIL
1 6 (13.64%) MVC
2 4 (9.09%) Scrum
2 4 (9.09%) Change Management
2 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (6.82%) SDLC
4 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.55%) MVVM
4 2 (4.55%) High Availability
4 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (2.27%) B2B
5 1 (2.27%) Service Management
5 1 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.27%) ITSM
5 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.27%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (2.27%) OO
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) C#
1 12 (27.27%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
3 5 (11.36%) VB
3 5 (11.36%) VB.NET
3 5 (11.36%) VB6
3 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) MCSE
2 16 (36.36%) MCITP
3 13 (29.55%) Degree
4 12 (27.27%) MCP
5 11 (25.00%) MCSA
6 8 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (15.91%) CCNA
8 3 (6.82%) MCTS
9 2 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (2.27%) A+ Certification
10 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (2.27%) MOS
10 1 (2.27%) MCDBA
10 1 (2.27%) MCAD
10 1 (2.27%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.82%) XenApp
3 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.55%) XenServer
5 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.27%) WSUS
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Cisco
2 5 (11.36%) Citrix
2 5 (11.36%) VMware
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) Dell
4 1 (2.27%) Juniper
4 1 (2.27%) Lotus
4 1 (2.27%) BT
4 1 (2.27%) OpenText
4 1 (2.27%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.27%) Draytek
4 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.27%) Meraki
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockton-on-Tees
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago
Stockton-on-Tees
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 22 Days Holiday, Bonus, Certifications
Posted: 19 days ago