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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 71 81 81
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 151 152 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.18% 3.05% 2.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.97% 12.85% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 135 110 93
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
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
1164 1183 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.54% 23.74% 24.97%
Number of salaries quoted 934 930 700
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
Leeds +8 109 £36,000 -14.28% 16
Wakefield +13 9 £20,000 -46.66% 2
Halifax +10 9 £45,000 +57.20% 2
Elland - 8 £29,125 - 1
Bradford -20 4 £36,750 -2.00% 1
Huddersfield -4 3 £43,750 +45.83% 1
Microsoft Certification
Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 229 (82.08%) Microsoft
2 170 (60.93%) Windows
3 132 (47.31%) VMware
4 125 (44.80%) Active Directory
5 117 (41.94%) MCSE
6 95 (34.05%) ITIL
7 90 (32.26%) SQL
8 88 (31.54%) MS Exchange
9 84 (30.11%) Cisco
10 78 (27.96%) MS Excel
11 73 (26.16%) Windows Server 2012
12 70 (25.09%) SQL Server
13 69 (24.73%) VMware Infrastructure
14 63 (22.58%) SAN
15 59 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
16 56 (20.07%) Citrix
17 54 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
18 51 (18.28%) MS Office
19 48 (17.20%) MCITP
20 47 (16.85%) DNS
21 45 (16.13%) NetApp
22 44 (15.77%) SharePoint
23 43 (15.41%) Exchange Server 2010
24 42 (15.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 42 (15.05%) Linux
24 42 (15.05%) Cisco Certification
25 39 (13.98%) HP
26 38 (13.62%) Lync
27 36 (12.90%) Change Management
28 34 (12.19%) LAN

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 88 (31.54%) MS Exchange
2 44 (15.77%) SharePoint
3 43 (15.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 38 (13.62%) Lync
5 34 (12.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 25 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 25 (8.96%) IIS
7 18 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.72%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.72%) Kentico
10 2 (0.72%) CMS
11 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.36%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 78 (27.96%) MS Excel
2 51 (18.28%) MS Office
3 4 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 30 (10.75%) Office 365
2 9 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.72%) SaaS
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.36%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 63 (22.58%) SAN
2 47 (16.85%) DNS
3 34 (12.19%) LAN
4 32 (11.47%) TCP/IP
5 30 (10.75%) WAN
5 30 (10.75%) Firewall
6 26 (9.32%) VPN
7 19 (6.81%) DHCP
8 17 (6.09%) VoIP
8 17 (6.09%) Wireless
8 17 (6.09%) Internet
9 12 (4.30%) DMZ
9 12 (4.30%) Unified Communications
10 11 (3.94%) NAS
11 8 (2.87%) BGP
11 8 (2.87%) DEFINITY
12 7 (2.51%) Network Security
13 5 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (1.79%) VLAN
14 4 (1.43%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (25.09%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (5.02%) MySQL
4 13 (4.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (4.30%) Relational Database
6 11 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (3.94%) OLTP
7 10 (3.58%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.58%) NoSQL
8 9 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.43%) CouchDB
10 4 (1.43%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.43%) OLAP
10 4 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.08%) MSI
2 3 (1.08%) AdminStudio
General
1 32 (11.47%) Finance
2 12 (4.30%) Telecoms
2 12 (4.30%) Legal
3 11 (3.94%) Retail
4 10 (3.58%) Back Office
5 6 (2.15%) Law
6 2 (0.72%) Marketing
7 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.36%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 65 (23.30%) Analyst
2 43 (15.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 28 (10.04%) Service Analyst
4 27 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
5 26 (9.32%) Support Analyst
5 26 (9.32%) Developer
6 18 (6.45%) Network Engineer
7 17 (6.09%) Support Engineer
8 14 (5.02%) Systems Engineer
8 14 (5.02%) Server Engineer
8 14 (5.02%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (4.66%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 13 (4.66%) DBA
10 12 (4.30%) 2nd Line Support
11 11 (3.94%) Technical Support
11 11 (3.94%) Network Support Engineer
11 11 (3.94%) Technical Analyst
11 11 (3.94%) Network Support
12 10 (3.58%) SQL DBA
13 9 (3.23%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (9.68%) .NET
2 16 (5.73%) ASP.NET
3 15 (5.38%) HTML
4 14 (5.02%) CSS
5 12 (4.30%) Web Services
6 11 (3.94%) jQuery
7 10 (3.58%) HTML5
7 10 (3.58%) .NET Framework
8 9 (3.23%) COM
9 8 (2.87%) CSS3
9 8 (2.87%) AngularJS
10 6 (2.15%) Entity Framework
10 6 (2.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (2.15%) Application Packaging
11 4 (1.43%) WCF
11 4 (1.43%) WPF
12 3 (1.08%) ODBC
12 3 (1.08%) 802.1X
13 2 (0.72%) Cocoa Touch
13 2 (0.72%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.96%) Clustering
2 23 (8.24%) Blackberry
3 17 (6.09%) Replication
3 17 (6.09%) Data Centre
4 9 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.87%) Statistics
6 7 (2.51%) SecurID
6 7 (2.51%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (2.51%) HP Storage
7 6 (2.15%) E-Learning
8 4 (1.43%) User Experience
9 3 (1.08%) iPhone
10 2 (0.72%) Telematics
10 2 (0.72%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.72%) iPad
10 2 (0.72%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.36%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.36%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 170 (60.93%) Windows
2 73 (26.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 59 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 54 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 42 (15.05%) Linux
6 33 (11.83%) Windows XP
7 29 (10.39%) Windows 7
8 20 (7.17%) Windows 8
9 14 (5.02%) UNIX
10 7 (2.51%) Debian
11 4 (1.43%) Android
11 4 (1.43%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.08%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.72%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.72%) SUSE
13 2 (0.72%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.72%) AIX
14 1 (0.36%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (34.05%) ITIL
2 36 (12.90%) Change Management
3 25 (8.96%) Load Balancing
4 24 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (8.24%) Service Management
6 20 (7.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (6.81%) Service Delivery
7 19 (6.81%) Technical Architecture
8 16 (5.73%) E-Commerce
9 15 (5.38%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (5.38%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (4.30%) Cyber Security
10 12 (4.30%) MVC
11 11 (3.94%) Business Continuity
11 11 (3.94%) CRM
11 11 (3.94%) Software Engineering
12 10 (3.58%) Project Management
12 10 (3.58%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (3.23%) Workflow
13 9 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 90 (32.26%) SQL
2 22 (7.89%) T-SQL
3 21 (7.53%) C#
4 19 (6.81%) JavaScript
5 16 (5.73%) PowerShell
6 6 (2.15%) VB
7 3 (1.08%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.72%) Objective-C
8 2 (0.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 117 (41.94%) MCSE
2 48 (17.20%) MCITP
3 42 (15.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 42 (15.05%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (11.83%) MCSA
5 30 (10.75%) MCP
6 28 (10.04%) Degree
7 27 (9.68%) CCNA
8 26 (9.32%) MCDST
9 20 (7.17%) CCNP
10 19 (6.81%) MCTS
11 13 (4.66%) MCDBA
12 11 (3.94%) Security Cleared
13 9 (3.23%) MOS
14 8 (2.87%) Avaya Certification
14 8 (2.87%) HNC
14 8 (2.87%) HND
14 8 (2.87%) Microsoft Certified Master
15 6 (2.15%) A+ Certification
15 6 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.38%) SLA
2 3 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.72%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 125 (44.80%) Active Directory
2 69 (24.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (11.83%) vSphere
4 29 (10.39%) Hyper-V
5 21 (7.53%) VMware ESX
6 10 (3.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 8 (2.87%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (2.15%) VMware Server
8 6 (2.15%) Terminal Services
9 5 (1.79%) XenServer
10 4 (1.43%) XenApp
11 2 (0.72%) NFS
12 1 (0.36%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.36%) Xen
12 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (6.09%) SCCM
2 15 (5.38%) SCOM
3 8 (2.87%) AirWatch
4 6 (2.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (1.43%) WSUS
5 4 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (1.08%) DameWare
6 3 (1.08%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.08%) ZENworks
6 3 (1.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.72%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.72%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.72%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.36%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.36%) vMotion
Vendors
1 229 (82.08%) Microsoft
2 132 (47.31%) VMware
3 84 (30.11%) Cisco
4 56 (20.07%) Citrix
5 45 (16.13%) NetApp
6 39 (13.98%) HP
7 14 (5.02%) Oracle
7 14 (5.02%) Meraki
8 13 (4.66%) Riverbed
8 13 (4.66%) EMC
9 10 (3.58%) Dell
10 9 (3.23%) Avaya
10 9 (3.23%) Veeam
10 9 (3.23%) Symantec
11 8 (2.87%) CommVault
12 7 (2.51%) Red Hat
12 7 (2.51%) MobileIron
13 6 (2.15%) SolarWinds
14 5 (1.79%) ServiceNow
15 4 (1.43%) Apple
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £24k - 26k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £34000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Elland, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33250 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £16000 - £20800 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago