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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 60 87 83
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 170 142 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.36% 2.96% 3.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.27% 12.40% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 161 122 124
Median salary £33,992 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.88% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
882 1145 1127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.63% 23.89% 23.47%
Number of salaries quoted 765 930 899
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +29 108 £37,500 +7.14% 20
Wakefield +12 25 £28,250 +44.87% 3
Bradford +19 19 £30,000 -4.00% 3
Halifax -3 6 £36,750 +47.00%
Mirfield - 4 £26,000 -
Elland 0 3 £33,992 +16.70%
Castleford - 2 £21,500 -
Knottingley - 2 £37,500 -
Microsoft Certification
Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (86.41%) Microsoft
2 185 (59.87%) Windows
3 155 (50.16%) Active Directory
4 139 (44.98%) MCSE
5 124 (40.13%) Windows Server
6 116 (37.54%) MS Excel
7 111 (35.92%) VMware
8 107 (34.63%) SQL Server
9 84 (27.18%) MS Office
10 81 (26.21%) Citrix
11 75 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
12 72 (23.30%) ITIL
13 70 (22.65%) MCSA
13 70 (22.65%) SQL
14 69 (22.33%) MS Exchange
14 69 (22.33%) Windows Server 2008
15 62 (20.06%) Windows Server 2003
16 59 (19.09%) C#
17 57 (18.45%) MCP
18 55 (17.80%) Windows 7
19 51 (16.50%) SAN
19 51 (16.50%) Windows Server 2012
20 50 (16.18%) .NET
21 45 (14.56%) MCITP
22 43 (13.92%) Hyper-V
22 43 (13.92%) T-SQL
23 42 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
24 41 (13.27%) Cisco
25 40 (12.94%) SLA
25 40 (12.94%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 69 (22.33%) MS Exchange
2 36 (11.65%) IIS
2 36 (11.65%) SharePoint
3 21 (6.80%) Skype for Business
4 17 (5.50%) Office Communications Server
5 10 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.27%) IBM Notes
7 6 (1.94%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.94%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.29%) SAS
9 2 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 116 (37.54%) MS Excel
2 84 (27.18%) MS Office
3 27 (8.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (12.30%) Office 365
2 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (16.50%) SAN
2 34 (11.00%) DNS
3 33 (10.68%) Firewall
4 32 (10.36%) DHCP
5 30 (9.71%) VPN
6 25 (8.09%) NAS
7 22 (7.12%) TCP/IP
8 21 (6.80%) LAN
9 19 (6.15%) WAN
10 11 (3.56%) Internet
11 8 (2.59%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (1.62%) NetScaler
13 4 (1.29%) Skype
13 4 (1.29%) Telepresence
13 4 (1.29%) VLAN
14 3 (0.97%) Intranet
14 3 (0.97%) Network Security
14 3 (0.97%) VoIP
14 3 (0.97%) Wireless
15 2 (0.65%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (34.63%) SQL Server
2 40 (12.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (11.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (8.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (7.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (5.83%) SQL Server 2014
7 11 (3.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.62%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.29%) Biml
11 4 (1.29%) Power BI
11 4 (1.29%) QlikView
11 4 (1.29%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.29%) SSDT
12 3 (0.97%) Big Data
12 3 (0.97%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.97%) OLAP
12 3 (0.97%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 24 (7.77%) Visual Studio
2 13 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.62%) SoapUI
4 4 (1.29%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.29%) JIRA
General
1 38 (12.30%) Finance
2 22 (7.12%) Retail
3 15 (4.85%) Law
3 15 (4.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (3.24%) Legal
5 8 (2.59%) Games
6 5 (1.62%) Back Office
6 5 (1.62%) Marketing
7 4 (1.29%) Billing
7 4 (1.29%) Military
8 2 (0.65%) Electronics
8 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 73 (23.62%) Analyst
2 67 (21.68%) Developer
3 52 (16.83%) Support Analyst
4 43 (13.92%) IT Support
5 34 (11.00%) .NET Developer
5 34 (11.00%) Service Analyst
6 33 (10.68%) Service Desk Analyst
7 32 (10.36%) IT Analyst
7 32 (10.36%) IT Support Analyst
8 31 (10.03%) 3rd Line Support
9 29 (9.39%) C# .NET Developer
9 29 (9.39%) C# Developer
10 27 (8.74%) Consultant
11 26 (8.41%) 2nd Line Support
12 25 (8.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 24 (7.77%) SQL Developer
14 22 (7.12%) Support Engineer
15 21 (6.80%) Windows Support Analyst
16 20 (6.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 20 (6.47%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (16.18%) .NET
2 32 (10.36%) ASP.NET
3 25 (8.09%) WCF
4 24 (7.77%) AngularJS
5 22 (7.12%) HTML
6 21 (6.80%) CSS
7 18 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 16 (5.18%) jQuery
9 15 (4.85%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (4.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (3.24%) HTML5
11 10 (3.24%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (2.91%) CSS3
13 8 (2.59%) .NET Framework
13 8 (2.59%) Web Services
14 7 (2.27%) Backbone.js
15 5 (1.62%) Entity Framework
15 5 (1.62%) SOAP
16 4 (1.29%) LINQ
16 4 (1.29%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.00%) Data Centre
2 25 (8.09%) Clustering
3 16 (5.18%) Computer Science
4 15 (4.85%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.88%) Replication
6 9 (2.91%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.27%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.94%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.29%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.29%) e-Learning
9 4 (1.29%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.29%) Statistics
9 4 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.97%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.65%) iPad
11 2 (0.65%) Online Games
11 2 (0.65%) Social Network
11 2 (0.65%) User Experience
11 2 (0.65%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 185 (59.87%) Windows
2 124 (40.13%) Windows Server
3 69 (22.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (20.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 55 (17.80%) Windows 7
6 51 (16.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 39 (12.62%) Windows XP
8 18 (5.83%) Windows 8
9 15 (4.85%) Windows 10
10 13 (4.21%) Linux
10 13 (4.21%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.32%) Android
12 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (23.30%) ITIL
2 42 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (10.68%) Time Management
4 28 (9.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 27 (8.74%) MVC
6 21 (6.80%) Root Cause Analysis
7 19 (6.15%) CRM
8 18 (5.83%) Scrum
9 17 (5.50%) Service Delivery
10 16 (5.18%) High Availability
11 15 (4.85%) Presales
12 14 (4.53%) Release Management
13 13 (4.21%) Capacity Planning
13 13 (4.21%) Project Management
14 12 (3.88%) TDD
15 11 (3.56%) ETL
16 10 (3.24%) E-Commerce
16 10 (3.24%) Microsoft Office Automation
16 10 (3.24%) Office Automation
16 10 (3.24%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 70 (22.65%) SQL
2 59 (19.09%) C#
3 43 (13.92%) T-SQL
4 31 (10.03%) JavaScript
5 16 (5.18%) VB.NET
6 4 (1.29%) C
7 3 (0.97%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.65%) Perl
8 2 (0.65%) Python
8 2 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 139 (44.98%) MCSE
2 70 (22.65%) MCSA
3 57 (18.45%) MCP
4 45 (14.56%) MCITP
5 28 (9.06%) Degree
6 24 (7.77%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (7.44%) MCDST
8 22 (7.12%) Citrix Certification
9 15 (4.85%) CCNA
10 13 (4.21%) MCTS
11 9 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (2.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (2.27%) A+ Certification
12 7 (2.27%) CCA
13 5 (1.62%) CCIE
13 5 (1.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.97%) CCEA
14 3 (0.97%) CCENT
14 3 (0.97%) CISSP
14 3 (0.97%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (12.94%) SLA
2 5 (1.62%) QA
3 4 (1.29%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 155 (50.16%) Active Directory
2 75 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (13.92%) Hyper-V
4 28 (9.06%) XenApp
5 17 (5.50%) XenDesktop
6 15 (4.85%) Terminal Services
7 10 (3.24%) Terminal Server
8 8 (2.59%) XenServer
9 7 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.29%) Xen
11 2 (0.65%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.65%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (10.68%) SCCM
2 29 (9.39%) SCOM
3 10 (3.24%) DameWare
4 7 (2.27%) Backup Exec
4 7 (2.27%) WSUS
5 5 (1.62%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (1.29%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (1.29%) OpenView
7 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (0.65%) Nagios
7 2 (0.65%) Opsview
7 2 (0.65%) SmoothWall
7 2 (0.65%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.32%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.32%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.32%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.32%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.32%) vRealize
Vendors
1 267 (86.41%) Microsoft
2 111 (35.92%) VMware
3 81 (26.21%) Citrix
4 41 (13.27%) Cisco
5 21 (6.80%) HP
6 13 (4.21%) Sitecore
7 8 (2.59%) Dell
7 8 (2.59%) SolarWinds
8 7 (2.27%) Lotus
8 7 (2.27%) Sage
8 7 (2.27%) Symantec
9 6 (1.94%) AppDynamics
9 6 (1.94%) Oracle
9 6 (1.94%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.94%) WatchGuard
10 5 (1.62%) NetApp
11 4 (1.29%) Apple
11 4 (1.29%) Avaya
11 4 (1.29%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (1.29%) Sun
West Yorkshire
360 Resourcing
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £2000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum 5% BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £22500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Addleshaw Goddard
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + excellent training fund + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Wakefield
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £21500 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Wakefield
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 22000-26000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Posted: 26 days ago