The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 56 71 29
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -42
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 19 13 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.79% 1.38% 6.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.95% 5.16% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 55
Median salary £22,625 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £23,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £39,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
191 252 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 28.05% 26.67% 33.41%
Number of salaries quoted 130 226 270
Median salary £34,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Northampton +18 18 £20,250 -42.14%
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 16 (61.54%) VMware
3 15 (57.69%) Cisco
3 15 (57.69%) LAN
3 15 (57.69%) WAN
4 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (53.85%) CCNA
4 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (46.15%) High Availability
5 12 (46.15%) Windows
6 11 (42.31%) MCSE
6 11 (42.31%) Firewall
6 11 (42.31%) MCITP
7 10 (38.46%) SolarWinds
7 10 (38.46%) FortiGate
7 10 (38.46%) Data Centre
7 10 (38.46%) Ticket Management
7 10 (38.46%) Virtual Desktop
8 7 (26.92%) MCP
9 6 (23.08%) ITIL
9 6 (23.08%) SCOM
9 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
10 5 (19.23%) VoIP
10 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
11 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
11 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
11 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
11 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (11.54%) IBM Notes
1 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.69%) Quickr
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.85%) CMS
3 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) LAN
1 15 (57.69%) WAN
2 11 (42.31%) Firewall
3 5 (19.23%) VoIP
4 2 (7.69%) DHCP
4 2 (7.69%) SAN
5 1 (3.85%) DNS
5 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.85%) VLAN
5 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Service Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Monitoring Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) Network Support
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Technician
5 2 (7.69%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) jQuery
2 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) FMCG
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 2000
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) High Availability
2 10 (38.46%) Ticket Management
3 6 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (11.54%) Time Management
5 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.69%) Logistics
6 1 (3.85%) Content Management
6 1 (3.85%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) MVC
6 1 (3.85%) Online Marketing
6 1 (3.85%) Release Management
6 1 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (3.85%) SIEM
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) CCNA
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (42.31%) MCITP
2 11 (42.31%) MCSE
3 7 (26.92%) MCP
4 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 3 (11.54%) MCSA
6 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.85%) CCENT
7 1 (3.85%) CISM
7 1 (3.85%) Degree
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.85%) MCSD
7 1 (3.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (38.46%) Virtual Desktop
3 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
4 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) FortiGate
2 6 (23.08%) SCOM
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 16 (61.54%) VMware
3 15 (57.69%) Cisco
4 10 (38.46%) SolarWinds
5 3 (11.54%) Lotus
6 2 (7.69%) Citrix
6 2 (7.69%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) Dell
7 1 (3.85%) NetApp