The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 55 54 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 24 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.09% 4.41% 1.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.56% 15.58% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 10
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,900 £27,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
Microsoft Certification
North East

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

Qualifications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
177 154 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 30.15% 28.31% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 156 124 153
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -2 21 £35,000 +27.27% 7
Sunderland +16 2 £21,000 -26.31% 1
Gateshead +3 1 £24,750 -10.00%
Microsoft Certification
North East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 32 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 22 (61.11%) Windows
3 19 (52.78%) MCSE
4 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (44.44%) ITIL
6 15 (41.67%) MS Exchange
7 13 (36.11%) MCSA
7 13 (36.11%) VMware
7 13 (36.11%) Windows Server
8 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
8 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
8 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
9 10 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
9 10 (27.78%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (25.00%) DHCP
10 9 (25.00%) DNS
11 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
11 8 (22.22%) SCOM
11 8 (22.22%) SolarWinds
11 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (22.22%) Blackberry
11 8 (22.22%) CCNA
11 8 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
11 8 (22.22%) MobileIron

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 15 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (22.22%) Skype for Business
4 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.56%) IIS
5 2 (5.56%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Office 365
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.56%) IaaS
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) PaaS
4 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) DHCP
1 9 (25.00%) DNS
2 8 (22.22%) Skype
3 3 (8.33%) VoIP
4 2 (5.56%) Internet
4 2 (5.56%) NAS
4 2 (5.56%) SAN
5 1 (2.78%) LAN
5 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.78%) WAN
5 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.78%) DTS
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MSI
General
1 2 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) DBA
5 2 (5.56%) Developer
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Network Technician
5 2 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
1 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.56%) CSS
2 2 (5.56%) CSS3
2 2 (5.56%) Entity Framework
2 2 (5.56%) HTML
2 2 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (2.78%) Ajax
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) REST
3 1 (2.78%) RESTful
3 1 (2.78%) SOAP
3 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (22.22%) Blackberry
3 7 (19.44%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (13.89%) Replication
5 3 (8.33%) Clustering
6 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 22 (61.11%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (36.11%) Windows Server
4 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.78%) AIX
7 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) ITIL
2 10 (27.78%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 8 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
3 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.33%) MVC
7 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.56%) Web Development
8 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.78%) Application Packaging
8 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.78%) ERD
8 1 (2.78%) Kanban
8 1 (2.78%) Migration
8 1 (2.78%) Operations Research
8 1 (2.78%) Scrum
8 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.78%) TDD
8 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
2 6 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) C#
4 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.78%) C++
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) MCSE
2 13 (36.11%) MCSA
3 10 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (22.22%) CCNA
5 7 (19.44%) MCP
6 4 (11.11%) A+ Certification
6 4 (11.11%) CCENT
7 2 (5.56%) DBS Check
7 2 (5.56%) MCDBA
8 1 (2.78%) Degree
8 1 (2.78%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) vSphere
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) SCOM
2 4 (11.11%) SCCM
3 2 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 13 (36.11%) VMware
3 8 (22.22%) MobileIron
3 8 (22.22%) SolarWinds
4 6 (16.67%) Cisco
5 3 (8.33%) 3Com
5 3 (8.33%) Draytek
5 3 (8.33%) HP
5 3 (8.33%) NETGEAR
5 3 (8.33%) ZyXEL
6 2 (5.56%) Altiris
6 2 (5.56%) IBM
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle
7 1 (2.78%) Rackspace
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