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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 69 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 11 66 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.16% 7.06% 7.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.31% 20.69% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 58 43
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
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
255 319 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 26.93% 34.12% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 225 280 142
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £23,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -35 10 £31,500 -16.00% 1
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (66.67%) MCP
3 17 (62.96%) MCSE
4 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
4 14 (51.85%) SCCM
5 12 (44.44%) ITIL
6 10 (37.04%) MS Office
6 10 (37.04%) MCSA
7 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 8 (29.63%) VMware
9 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
9 7 (25.93%) Windows XP
9 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (22.22%) SAN
10 6 (22.22%) Finance
10 6 (22.22%) Law
11 5 (18.52%) Retail
11 5 (18.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (18.52%) vSphere
11 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (14.81%) MobileIron
12 4 (14.81%) Office 365
12 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
12 4 (14.81%) MCDST
12 4 (14.81%) LANDesk
12 4 (14.81%) Android
12 4 (14.81%) Mac OS
12 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.11%) Lync
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Office
2 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) SAN
2 4 (14.81%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
1 6 (22.22%) Law
2 5 (18.52%) Retail
3 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
1 12 (44.44%) Support Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) 1st Line Support
2 7 (25.93%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 6 (22.22%) Team Leader
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Test Development Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.70%) IT Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows XP
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.81%) Android
4 4 (14.81%) Mac OS
4 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.70%) Linux
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
3 3 (11.11%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.70%) Budget Control
4 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) VB
1 2 (7.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) MCP
2 17 (62.96%) MCSE
3 10 (37.04%) MCSA
4 6 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (18.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (14.81%) MCDST
6 4 (14.81%) CCNP
6 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (11.11%) VCP5
7 3 (11.11%) MCITP
8 2 (7.41%) Degree
8 2 (7.41%) MCAD
9 1 (3.70%) CCNA
9 1 (3.70%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) vSphere
3 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.41%) Firmware
5 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (51.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) LANDesk
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco
3 4 (14.81%) MobileIron
4 2 (7.41%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) NetApp
5 1 (3.70%) Lotus
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) Veeam
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-50k
Posted: 5 days ago