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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 22 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.68% - 1.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.94% - 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 2
Median salary £27,500 - £35,750
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 - £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £32,250 - £43,150
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
67 37 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 39.18% 35.24% 56.45%
Number of salaries quoted 54 32 14
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +47.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,800 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
County Antrim - 8 £27,500 - 1
Microsoft Certification
UK

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) MCSA
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) Office 365
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (40.00%) MCSE
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (40.00%) Replication
6 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (30.00%) XenApp
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (30.00%) Citrix
6 3 (30.00%) Internet
6 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (20.00%) Sophos
7 2 (20.00%) MCP
7 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (20.00%) Forcepoint
7 2 (20.00%) LAN
7 2 (20.00%) WAN

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Presales
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) MCSA
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (20.00%) MCP
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) MCITP
4 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) XenApp
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (20.00%) XenServer
4 1 (10.00%) Firmware
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Forcepoint
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) Sophos
4 2 (20.00%) Veeam
5 1 (10.00%) Draytek
5 1 (10.00%) NETGEAR
5 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
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