The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 31 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.05% 0.91% 7.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% 1.92% 19.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 13
Average salary £25,750 £30,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.16% +27.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,350 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £30,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%
Microsoft Certification
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
57 52 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 39.04% 47.27% 36.89%
Number of salaries quoted 46 22 52
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £39,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 12 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
County Antrim -8 3 £25,750 -14.16% 2
Microsoft Certification
UK

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) EMC Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Novell
3 1 (33.33%) MOM
3 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) IT Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) NetWare
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) EMC Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Novell
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
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