The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 11 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 25 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 15.24% 7.87% 1.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.37% 27.78% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 3
Median salary £24,250 £19,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.35% -42.64%
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
Microsoft Certification
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
59 36 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 35.98% 28.35% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 52 32 18
Median salary £37,500 £21,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+78.57% -35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
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 Wakefield

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Wakefield

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 35 (79.55%) Microsoft
2 30 (68.18%) Windows
3 25 (56.82%) MCSE
4 24 (54.55%) MCP
4 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 15 (34.09%) VMware
5 15 (34.09%) ITIL
6 14 (31.82%) MS Excel
6 14 (31.82%) SharePoint
6 14 (31.82%) MS Office
6 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
7 13 (29.55%) MCDST
8 12 (27.27%) HP
9 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (25.00%) Office 365
10 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (22.73%) DNS
11 9 (20.45%) Cisco
11 9 (20.45%) MS Exchange
11 9 (20.45%) DHCP
11 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (18.18%) Data Centre
12 8 (18.18%) SLA
12 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 8 (18.18%) MCSA
13 7 (15.91%) Windows XP
13 7 (15.91%) IBM Notes
13 7 (15.91%) Dell

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 14 (31.82%) SharePoint
2 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (20.45%) MS Exchange
3 7 (15.91%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 14 (31.82%) MS Excel
1 14 (31.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) DNS
2 9 (20.45%) DHCP
3 7 (15.91%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
5 5 (11.36%) Internet
5 5 (11.36%) Intranet
6 2 (4.55%) Firewall
6 2 (4.55%) LAN
6 2 (4.55%) VLAN
7 1 (2.27%) SAN
7 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Analyst
2 12 (27.27%) Service Analyst
2 12 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 5 (11.36%) Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Support
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Support Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Wintel Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) .NET
1 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
2 5 (11.36%) Web Services
3 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (9.09%) CSS
3 4 (9.09%) HTML
3 4 (9.09%) LINQ
4 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.82%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.27%) BYOD
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (68.18%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (15.91%) Windows 10
4 7 (15.91%) Windows XP
5 5 (11.36%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.55%) Linux
6 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) ITIL
2 11 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (15.91%) Supplier Management
4 6 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (13.64%) MVC
5 5 (11.36%) Service Management
6 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.82%) PRINCE
7 2 (4.55%) Change Control
7 2 (4.55%) Migration
7 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.55%) TDD
8 1 (2.27%) Project Management
8 1 (2.27%) Time Management
8 1 (2.27%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) C#
1 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (56.82%) MCSE
2 24 (54.55%) MCP
3 13 (29.55%) MCDST
4 8 (18.18%) MCSA
5 2 (4.55%) CCA
5 2 (4.55%) CCEE
5 2 (4.55%) CCNP
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.55%) Xen
4 2 (4.55%) XenApp
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) SCCM
2 5 (11.36%) SCOM
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 35 (79.55%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.09%) VMware
3 12 (27.27%) HP
4 9 (20.45%) Cisco
5 7 (15.91%) Dell
5 7 (15.91%) Lotus
6 5 (11.36%) Remedy
7 2 (4.55%) Citrix
7 2 (4.55%) Draytek
7 2 (4.55%) Meraki
7 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.55%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.27%) Hitachi
8 1 (2.27%) NetApp
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