The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the North Lanarkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank - 6 6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire - 6.67% 8.33%
As % of the Qualifications category - 33.33% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
North Lanarkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 29.63% 20.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 5
Average salary £26,223 £29,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.85% -20.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in North Lanarkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the North Lanarkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in North Lanarkshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in North Lanarkshire

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in North Lanarkshire

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the North Lanarkshire 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) MCSA
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) MCTS
1 7 (100.00%) MCITP
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) EMC
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec
3 3 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (42.86%) Apple
3 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) Veeam
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (42.86%) Meru Networks
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the North Lanarkshire 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 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) IT Support
2 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) MCSA
1 7 (100.00%) MCTS
1 7 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Veeam
2 3 (42.86%) Meru Networks
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) EMC
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) Apple
2 3 (42.86%) Symantec
Motherwell
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 2 days ago
Motherwell, Lanarkshire
Northgate Public Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago