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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 64 55 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 14 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.86% 2.97% 4.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 12.94% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 31
Average salary £25,000 £36,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.50% +2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
182 170 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 24.23% 22.97% 31.60%
Number of salaries quoted 149 154 207
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 -23 5 £23,750 -30.65% 3
Brackley - 4 £23,750 -
Kettering +2 2 £41,500 +43.10%
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (75.00%) MCSE
2 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 20 (71.43%) ITIL
3 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
4 13 (46.43%) MCP
5 11 (39.29%) Windows
6 9 (32.14%) VMware
7 8 (28.57%) Apple iOS
8 7 (25.00%) Android
8 7 (25.00%) MCSA
8 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 6 (21.43%) Mac OS
9 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (21.43%) LANDesk
9 6 (21.43%) Retail
9 6 (21.43%) MCDST
9 6 (21.43%) MobileIron
9 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
10 5 (17.86%) MCITP
10 5 (17.86%) Degree
10 5 (17.86%) WAN
10 5 (17.86%) Cisco
10 5 (17.86%) CCNA
10 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
11 4 (14.29%) DNS
11 4 (14.29%) Unix
11 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
11 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) WAN
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.71%) Firewall
3 3 (10.71%) Internet
3 3 (10.71%) VoIP
3 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (10.71%) Wireless
4 2 (7.14%) LAN
5 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) NUnit
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (21.43%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Law
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 4 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior IT Support
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.71%) IT Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) IT Support
5 3 (10.71%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Graduate C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
1 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.14%) jQuery
2 2 (7.14%) LINQ
2 2 (7.14%) WCF
2 2 (7.14%) WinForms
2 2 (7.14%) WPF
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (7.14%) Health Informatics
1 2 (7.14%) Informatics
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 7 (25.00%) Android
4 6 (21.43%) Mac OS
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 4 (14.29%) Unix
6 3 (10.71%) Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (10.71%) OO
2 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
2 3 (10.71%) Service Management
3 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.14%) CRM
3 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
3 2 (7.14%) TDD
3 2 (7.14%) Time Management
3 2 (7.14%) Web Design
4 1 (3.57%) Android Development
4 1 (3.57%) Budget Control
4 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.57%) Line Management
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile Development
4 1 (3.57%) OOP
4 1 (3.57%) Web Development
4 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) C#
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) C++
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (75.00%) MCSE
2 13 (46.43%) MCP
3 7 (25.00%) MCSA
4 6 (21.43%) MCDST
5 5 (17.86%) CCNA
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (17.86%) Degree
5 5 (17.86%) MCITP
6 4 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (10.71%) MCSD
7 3 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (7.14%) CCNP
8 2 (7.14%) MCAD
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCOM
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) LANDesk
3 6 (21.43%) MobileIron
4 5 (17.86%) Cisco
5 3 (10.71%) Brocade
5 3 (10.71%) Dell
5 3 (10.71%) Remedy
6 2 (7.14%) Citrix
6 2 (7.14%) NetApp
6 2 (7.14%) Typemock
7 1 (3.57%) Apple
7 1 (3.57%) Nintex
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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