The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 66 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.90% 2.42% 2.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.10% 10.32% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 13
Average salary £23,750 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £40,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%
Microsoft Certification
Northamptonshire

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

Qualifications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
122 126 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 21.86% 23.46% 31.36%
Number of salaries quoted 106 118 139
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Northampton

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 14 (77.78%) ITIL
2 13 (72.22%) MCSE
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) MCP
5 8 (44.44%) Apple iOS
6 7 (38.89%) Android
6 7 (38.89%) Windows
6 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
7 6 (33.33%) Mac OS
7 6 (33.33%) MobileIron
7 6 (33.33%) Retail
7 6 (33.33%) MCDST
7 6 (33.33%) LANDesk
8 5 (27.78%) VMware
8 5 (27.78%) MCSA
9 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
9 4 (22.22%) C#
9 4 (22.22%) .NET
9 4 (22.22%) Degree
10 3 (16.67%) SCOM
10 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
10 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
10 3 (16.67%) SQL
10 3 (16.67%) OO
10 3 (16.67%) MCSD
10 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 3 (16.67%) Dell
10 3 (16.67%) Remedy

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) NUnit
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Law
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 3 (16.67%) IT Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) IT Support
5 3 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) C++ Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Graduate
6 2 (11.11%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.11%) jQuery
2 2 (11.11%) LINQ
2 2 (11.11%) WCF
2 2 (11.11%) WinForms
2 2 (11.11%) WPF
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Apple iOS
2 7 (38.89%) Android
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) Mac OS
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) CRM
3 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
3 2 (11.11%) Time Management
3 2 (11.11%) Web Design
4 1 (5.56%) Android Development
4 1 (5.56%) Line Management
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Development
4 1 (5.56%) OOP
4 1 (5.56%) Web Development
4 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) C++
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) MCSE
2 9 (50.00%) MCP
3 6 (33.33%) MCDST
4 5 (27.78%) MCSA
5 4 (22.22%) Degree
6 3 (16.67%) MCSD
6 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (11.11%) CCNA
7 2 (11.11%) CCNP
7 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (11.11%) MCAD
8 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (5.56%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) LANDesk
2 6 (33.33%) MobileIron
3 5 (27.78%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) Dell
4 3 (16.67%) Remedy
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) Typemock
6 1 (5.56%) Apple
6 1 (5.56%) Nintex
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
St Andrew's Healthcare
Salary: Salary Competitive / Dependant on Experience
Posted: 13 days ago