The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 58 76 92
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 174 161 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.50% 3.41% 2.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.37% 13.87% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 165 143 109
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £24,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,750 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,240
% change year-on-year
- +3.47%
Microsoft Certification
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
854 1161 1200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.07% 24.60% 23.31%
Number of salaries quoted 717 896 934
Median salary £39,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Leeds +33 142 £38,000 +7.04% 8
Wakefield -4 12 £30,000 +42.85%
Bradford -9 12 £30,000 -3.22% 2
Castleford - 2 £21,500 -
Mirfield - 1 £27,500 -
Microsoft Certification
Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 267 (83.18%) Microsoft
2 179 (55.76%) Windows
3 148 (46.11%) Active Directory
4 131 (40.81%) MS Excel
5 127 (39.56%) Windows Server
6 121 (37.69%) VMware
7 117 (36.45%) MCSE
8 114 (35.51%) SQL Server
9 108 (33.64%) SQL
10 102 (31.78%) MCSA
11 88 (27.41%) ITIL
12 79 (24.61%) VMware Infrastructure
13 73 (22.74%) MS Exchange
14 72 (22.43%) Citrix
15 69 (21.50%) C#
16 63 (19.63%) Windows Server 2008
17 60 (18.69%) .NET
18 59 (18.38%) T-SQL
19 57 (17.76%) Windows Server 2012
20 56 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
21 55 (17.13%) MS Office
22 52 (16.20%) Windows 7
23 51 (15.89%) MCITP
24 50 (15.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 49 (15.26%) MCP
25 49 (15.26%) SAN
26 48 (14.95%) Finance
27 46 (14.33%) Office 365
28 45 (14.02%) Cisco
29 43 (13.40%) ASP.NET

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 73 (22.74%) MS Exchange
2 41 (12.77%) SharePoint
3 19 (5.92%) IIS
4 16 (4.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (3.12%) SAS
6 7 (2.18%) IBM Notes
7 5 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.25%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.62%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.62%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 131 (40.81%) MS Excel
2 55 (17.13%) MS Office
3 21 (6.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (14.33%) Office 365
2 7 (2.18%) Mimecast
3 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (15.26%) SAN
2 42 (13.08%) VPN
3 41 (12.77%) Firewall
4 34 (10.59%) DNS
5 31 (9.66%) DHCP
6 30 (9.35%) TCP/IP
7 28 (8.72%) LAN
7 28 (8.72%) WAN
8 20 (6.23%) Remote Desktop
9 10 (3.12%) VLAN
10 9 (2.80%) MPLS
11 8 (2.49%) NAS
11 8 (2.49%) Wireless
12 7 (2.18%) ADSL
12 7 (2.18%) Internet
13 6 (1.87%) VoIP
14 5 (1.56%) NetScaler
15 2 (0.62%) DSL
15 2 (0.62%) IP Telephony
15 2 (0.62%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (35.51%) SQL Server
2 50 (15.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 42 (13.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (11.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (6.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (4.98%) SQL Server 2014
7 15 (4.67%) SSDT
8 13 (4.05%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (2.18%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (1.87%) MS Access
12 5 (1.56%) Data Mining
13 4 (1.25%) Biml
13 4 (1.25%) Power BI
13 4 (1.25%) QlikView
14 2 (0.62%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
15 1 (0.31%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 25 (7.79%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.18%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.25%) JIRA
5 2 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.62%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 48 (14.95%) Finance
2 11 (3.43%) Games
3 8 (2.49%) Marketing
4 6 (1.87%) Legal
5 5 (1.56%) Retail
6 4 (1.25%) Back Office
6 4 (1.25%) Billing
6 4 (1.25%) Military
7 2 (0.62%) Advertising
7 2 (0.62%) Electronics
7 2 (0.62%) Law
7 2 (0.62%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 80 (24.92%) Developer
2 69 (21.50%) Analyst
3 43 (13.40%) Support Analyst
4 40 (12.46%) SQL Developer
5 36 (11.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 32 (9.97%) Service Analyst
6 32 (9.97%) Service Desk Analyst
6 32 (9.97%) Support Engineer
7 31 (9.66%) IT Support
8 30 (9.35%) Senior Developer
9 27 (8.41%) 3rd Line Support
9 27 (8.41%) Senior SQL Developer
10 26 (8.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 25 (7.79%) .NET Developer
12 21 (6.54%) IT Analyst
13 20 (6.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 19 (5.92%) C# .NET Developer
14 19 (5.92%) C# Developer
14 19 (5.92%) IT Support Analyst
15 18 (5.61%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (18.69%) .NET
2 43 (13.40%) ASP.NET
3 25 (7.79%) AngularJS
3 25 (7.79%) HTML
4 22 (6.85%) CSS
5 17 (5.30%) jQuery
6 16 (4.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 15 (4.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (4.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (3.74%) WCF
10 10 (3.12%) .NET Framework
10 10 (3.12%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (2.49%) HTML5
12 7 (2.18%) Backbone.js
12 7 (2.18%) CSS3
13 6 (1.87%) COM+
13 6 (1.87%) XML
14 5 (1.56%) Entity Framework
15 4 (1.25%) LINQ
15 4 (1.25%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.17%) Data Centre
2 20 (6.23%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.49%) Clustering
4 8 (2.49%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.49%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.49%) Replication
4 8 (2.49%) Visualisation
5 7 (2.18%) IVR
6 6 (1.87%) Statistics
7 5 (1.56%) Online Games
7 5 (1.56%) Social Network
7 5 (1.56%) User Experience
7 5 (1.56%) Web 2.0
8 4 (1.25%) e-Learning
8 4 (1.25%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.93%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.93%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.62%) iPad
10 2 (0.62%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 179 (55.76%) Windows
2 127 (39.56%) Windows Server
3 63 (19.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (17.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 52 (16.20%) Windows 7
6 42 (13.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 31 (9.66%) Windows XP
8 15 (4.67%) Windows 10
9 13 (4.05%) Windows 8
10 12 (3.74%) Linux
11 5 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.31%) Android
12 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (27.41%) ITIL
2 56 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (10.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 34 (10.59%) Scrum
5 33 (10.28%) Time Management
6 27 (8.41%) MVC
7 23 (7.17%) Unit Testing
8 21 (6.54%) High Availability
9 20 (6.23%) CRM
9 20 (6.23%) Performance Tuning
9 20 (6.23%) Root Cause Analysis
10 18 (5.61%) E-Commerce
11 17 (5.30%) Mentoring
12 16 (4.98%) Supplier Management
13 15 (4.67%) Problem Management
13 15 (4.67%) Service Delivery
14 11 (3.43%) Penetration Testing
14 11 (3.43%) Presales
15 10 (3.12%) ITIL V3
15 10 (3.12%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 108 (33.64%) SQL
2 69 (21.50%) C#
3 59 (18.38%) T-SQL
4 31 (9.66%) JavaScript
5 20 (6.23%) VB.NET
6 12 (3.74%) PowerShell
7 6 (1.87%) C++
7 6 (1.87%) VBA
8 5 (1.56%) Perl
8 5 (1.56%) Python
8 5 (1.56%) R
9 4 (1.25%) C
10 2 (0.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 117 (36.45%) MCSE
2 102 (31.78%) MCSA
3 51 (15.89%) MCITP
4 49 (15.26%) MCP
5 34 (10.59%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (10.28%) Degree
7 30 (9.35%) CCNA
8 27 (8.41%) Citrix Certification
9 19 (5.92%) MCDST
10 14 (4.36%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (4.05%) MCTS
12 11 (3.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (3.12%) MCDBA
14 8 (2.49%) A+ Certification
15 7 (2.18%) CCEA
15 7 (2.18%) CCIE
15 7 (2.18%) CCNP
16 6 (1.87%) CCA
16 6 (1.87%) MCAD
16 6 (1.87%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.66%) SLA
2 13 (4.05%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.56%) QA
4 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 148 (46.11%) Active Directory
2 79 (24.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (13.08%) Hyper-V
4 33 (10.28%) XenApp
5 18 (5.61%) XenDesktop
6 16 (4.98%) Terminal Services
7 11 (3.43%) XenServer
8 10 (3.12%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.56%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.93%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.93%) Xen
11 2 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (9.03%) SCOM
2 28 (8.72%) SCCM
3 8 (2.49%) DameWare
4 7 (2.18%) Backup Exec
5 6 (1.87%) WSUS
6 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (1.25%) OpenView
7 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (0.62%) Nagios
7 2 (0.62%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.62%) Opsview
7 2 (0.62%) SmoothWall
7 2 (0.62%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.31%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.31%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.31%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.31%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.31%) vMotion
8 1 (0.31%) vRealize
Vendors
1 267 (83.18%) Microsoft
2 121 (37.69%) VMware
3 72 (22.43%) Citrix
4 45 (14.02%) Cisco
5 31 (9.66%) HP
6 15 (4.67%) Avaya
7 9 (2.80%) Sitecore
8 8 (2.49%) Dell
9 7 (2.18%) Forcepoint
9 7 (2.18%) Lotus
9 7 (2.18%) Sage
9 7 (2.18%) Sophos
9 7 (2.18%) Symantec
10 6 (1.87%) Alterian
10 6 (1.87%) Mitel
10 6 (1.87%) SonicWALL
11 5 (1.56%) NetApp
11 5 (1.56%) Oracle
11 5 (1.56%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.25%) Sun
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