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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 43 60 24
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -36
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 13 14 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.13% 1.92% 8.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.08% 6.42% 22.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 59
Median salary £20,000 £31,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.50% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £23,750 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £42,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
129 218 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 31.01% 29.95% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90 193 252
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 15 (65.22%) Cisco
2 15 (65.22%) VMware
3 14 (60.87%) WAN
3 14 (60.87%) LAN
3 14 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (56.52%) CCNA
4 13 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (52.17%) High Availability
6 11 (47.83%) Firewall
7 10 (43.48%) Windows
7 10 (43.48%) FortiGate
7 10 (43.48%) Data Centre
7 10 (43.48%) Ticket Management
7 10 (43.48%) SolarWinds
7 10 (43.48%) MCITP
7 10 (43.48%) Virtual Desktop
8 9 (39.13%) MCSE
9 6 (26.09%) SCOM
10 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
10 5 (21.74%) MCP
10 5 (21.74%) VoIP
11 4 (17.39%) ITIL
11 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
11 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
11 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
12 3 (13.04%) Time Management
12 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
12 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Monitoring

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (13.04%) IBM Notes
1 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.70%) Quickr
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) LAN
1 14 (60.87%) WAN
2 11 (47.83%) Firewall
3 5 (21.74%) VoIP
4 1 (4.35%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) SAN
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Service Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Monitoring Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Network Support
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) FMCG
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 2000
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) High Availability
2 10 (43.48%) Ticket Management
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (13.04%) Time Management
5 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.70%) Logistics
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.35%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Web Design
6 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) CCNA
1 13 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (43.48%) MCITP
3 9 (39.13%) MCSE
4 5 (21.74%) MCP
5 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
5 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
6 2 (8.70%) Degree
6 2 (8.70%) MCSA
6 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (4.35%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (43.48%) Virtual Desktop
3 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
4 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) FortiGate
2 6 (26.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 15 (65.22%) Cisco
2 15 (65.22%) VMware
3 10 (43.48%) SolarWinds
4 3 (13.04%) Lotus
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix
5 2 (8.70%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Dell
6 1 (4.35%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) Nintex
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