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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 37 60 43
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 43 21 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 6.21% 2.76% 4.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.03% 11.11% 13.90%
Number of salaries quoted 41 21 21
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
226 189 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 32.66% 24.80% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 199 164 177
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +22 37 £35,000 +16.66% 6
Durham +13 5 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 66 (86.84%) Microsoft
2 41 (53.95%) ITIL
3 40 (52.63%) Windows
4 37 (48.68%) MCSE
5 35 (46.05%) Windows Server
6 33 (43.42%) VMware
7 32 (42.11%) Active Directory
8 30 (39.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (35.53%) PowerShell
10 26 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 26 (34.21%) Cisco Certification
11 25 (32.89%) DNS
11 25 (32.89%) MS Exchange
11 25 (32.89%) DHCP
12 23 (30.26%) Windows Server 2003
13 22 (28.95%) Cisco
14 21 (27.63%) Skype for Business
15 20 (26.32%) MCSA
16 19 (25.00%) Skype
16 19 (25.00%) Office 365
17 18 (23.68%) Infrastructure Monitoring
17 18 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
17 18 (23.68%) Service Delivery
18 17 (22.37%) Problem Management
18 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
18 17 (22.37%) SCOM
18 17 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (22.37%) Exchange Server 2013
18 17 (22.37%) Exchange Server 2010
19 16 (21.05%) SolarWinds

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 25 (32.89%) MS Exchange
2 21 (27.63%) Skype for Business
3 17 (22.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (22.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.95%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.95%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.95%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (19.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 19 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) IaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) PaaS
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.89%) DHCP
1 25 (32.89%) DNS
2 19 (25.00%) Skype
3 5 (6.58%) Firewall
4 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.63%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.63%) Wireless
5 1 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.32%) LAN
5 1 (1.32%) VLAN
5 1 (1.32%) VPN
5 1 (1.32%) WAN
5 1 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Subversion
1 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (3.95%) Finance
2 1 (1.32%) Advertising
2 1 (1.32%) Electronics
2 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (36.84%) Wintel Engineer
2 17 (22.37%) Support Engineer
3 13 (17.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Wintel Support
4 8 (10.53%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Service Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Administrator
8 4 (5.26%) ITIL Service Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Network Technician
8 4 (5.26%) Server Technician
8 4 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Technical Support
8 4 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) .NET
1 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.95%) Ajax
2 3 (3.95%) CSS
2 3 (3.95%) HTML
2 3 (3.95%) Web Services
3 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.63%) jQuery
4 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (1.32%) LINQ
4 1 (1.32%) REST
4 1 (1.32%) WPF
4 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (17.11%) Blackberry
2 13 (17.11%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (7.89%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.58%) Mathematics
5 4 (5.26%) Driving Licence
5 4 (5.26%) PKI
5 4 (5.26%) Replication
6 1 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.32%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 40 (52.63%) Windows
2 35 (46.05%) Windows Server
3 30 (39.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (30.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.63%) Linux
7 1 (1.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (53.95%) ITIL
2 18 (23.68%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 18 (23.68%) Service Delivery
3 17 (22.37%) Problem Management
4 14 (18.42%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (6.58%) MVC
6 4 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.95%) ERP
7 3 (3.95%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (3.95%) Service Design
8 2 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.63%) CRM
8 2 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.63%) Migration
8 2 (2.63%) OOP
8 2 (2.63%) Server Building
9 1 (1.32%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.32%) Operations Research
9 1 (1.32%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.53%) PowerShell
2 5 (6.58%) C#
2 5 (6.58%) SQL
3 4 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (48.68%) MCSE
2 26 (34.21%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (26.32%) MCSA
4 14 (18.42%) CCNA
5 8 (10.53%) MCP
6 7 (9.21%) A+ Certification
6 7 (9.21%) CCENT
7 5 (6.58%) Degree
8 3 (3.95%) MCITP
8 3 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.32%) IBM Certification
9 1 (1.32%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 18 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.95%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.32%) Brightmail
4 1 (1.32%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.32%) vSphere
4 1 (1.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (22.37%) SCOM
2 5 (6.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (6.58%) SCCM
2 5 (6.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (6.58%) WSUS
3 4 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.32%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 66 (86.84%) Microsoft
2 33 (43.42%) VMware
3 22 (28.95%) Cisco
4 16 (21.05%) SolarWinds
5 13 (17.11%) MobileIron
6 12 (15.79%) HP
7 6 (7.89%) 3Com
7 6 (7.89%) Draytek
7 6 (7.89%) NETGEAR
7 6 (7.89%) ZyXEL
8 5 (6.58%) Altiris
8 5 (6.58%) Dell
9 4 (5.26%) Intel Security
10 3 (3.95%) IBM
11 2 (2.63%) Oracle
12 1 (1.32%) AppSense
12 1 (1.32%) Citrix
12 1 (1.32%) IronPort
12 1 (1.32%) Qualys
12 1 (1.32%) Tripwire
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