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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 49 90 76
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 167 139 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.59% 3.11% 3.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.85% 13.91% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 153 125 169
Median salary £38,000 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
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
801 999 1181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.01% 22.35% 23.39%
Number of salaries quoted 681 744 992
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +41 135 £40,000 +11.11% 8
Bradford -1 11 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Wakefield 0 6 £35,000 +66.66% 4
Huddersfield +12 3 £32,000 -22.42%
Microsoft Certification
Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 293 (84.68%) Microsoft
2 176 (50.87%) Windows
3 157 (45.38%) SQL Server
4 153 (44.22%) MS Excel
5 147 (42.49%) SQL
5 147 (42.49%) Active Directory
6 143 (41.33%) Windows Server
7 127 (36.71%) VMware
8 110 (31.79%) MCSE
9 101 (29.19%) ITIL
10 89 (25.72%) MCSA
11 88 (25.43%) C#
12 80 (23.12%) .NET
13 75 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
13 75 (21.68%) VMware Infrastructure
14 74 (21.39%) MCITP
15 72 (20.81%) SQL Server 2008
15 72 (20.81%) Citrix
16 71 (20.52%) MS Exchange
17 69 (19.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 61 (17.63%) T-SQL
19 58 (16.76%) SAN
19 58 (16.76%) Scrum
20 57 (16.47%) Windows 7
21 52 (15.03%) Windows Server 2008
21 52 (15.03%) Windows Server 2012
22 51 (14.74%) Degree
23 50 (14.45%) SQL Server 2012
24 48 (13.87%) Finance
25 44 (12.72%) 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 71 (20.52%) MS Exchange
2 43 (12.43%) SharePoint
3 28 (8.09%) IIS
4 22 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (4.05%) SAS
6 3 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.58%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.58%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.58%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.58%) Umbraco
Applications
1 153 (44.22%) MS Excel
2 36 (10.40%) MS Office
3 17 (4.91%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.58%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 37 (10.69%) Office 365
2 8 (2.31%) Mimecast
3 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (16.76%) SAN
2 41 (11.85%) LAN
2 41 (11.85%) WAN
3 34 (9.83%) DNS
4 33 (9.54%) Firewall
5 32 (9.25%) VPN
6 30 (8.67%) DHCP
7 26 (7.51%) TCP/IP
8 19 (5.49%) Remote Desktop
9 11 (3.18%) VLAN
10 9 (2.60%) ADSL
11 8 (2.31%) MPLS
11 8 (2.31%) Wireless
12 7 (2.02%) Internet
12 7 (2.02%) NAS
13 6 (1.73%) VoIP
14 2 (0.58%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (45.38%) SQL Server
2 72 (20.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 69 (19.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 50 (14.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 25 (7.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (6.94%) SQL Server 2014
7 21 (6.07%) Relational Database
8 20 (5.78%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (4.91%) SSDT
10 14 (4.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (2.89%) MS Access
12 8 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (2.02%) QlikView
14 5 (1.45%) Data Mining
15 4 (1.16%) Biml
15 4 (1.16%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (1.16%) Power BI
15 4 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
16 3 (0.87%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (8.09%) Visual Studio
2 24 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.02%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.16%) JIRA
4 4 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 48 (13.87%) Finance
2 14 (4.05%) Games
3 9 (2.60%) Legal
3 9 (2.60%) Marketing
4 7 (2.02%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.87%) Advertising
5 3 (0.87%) Retail
6 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.29%) Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Billing
7 1 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 93 (26.88%) Developer
2 57 (16.47%) Analyst
3 47 (13.58%) SQL Developer
4 42 (12.14%) DBA
4 42 (12.14%) SQL DBA
5 41 (11.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 34 (9.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 34 (9.83%) Senior Developer
6 34 (9.83%) Support Analyst
6 34 (9.83%) Support Engineer
7 32 (9.25%) Senior SQL Developer
8 26 (7.51%) 3rd Line Support
9 25 (7.23%) Service Analyst
9 25 (7.23%) Service Desk Analyst
10 23 (6.65%) .NET Developer
10 23 (6.65%) VMware Engineer
11 21 (6.07%) IT Support
12 18 (5.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 18 (5.20%) IT Engineer
12 18 (5.20%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (23.12%) .NET
2 44 (12.72%) ASP.NET
3 21 (6.07%) HTML
4 20 (5.78%) AngularJS
4 20 (5.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (5.20%) CSS
6 16 (4.62%) XML
7 14 (4.05%) .NET Framework
7 14 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (2.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 10 (2.89%) COM+
8 10 (2.89%) jQuery
9 9 (2.60%) WCF
9 9 (2.60%) WinForms
10 7 (2.02%) Ajax
10 7 (2.02%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (2.02%) LINQ
11 5 (1.45%) Web Services
12 4 (1.16%) HTML5
12 4 (1.16%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.36%) Data Centre
2 19 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.20%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.31%) IVR
5 8 (2.31%) Statistics
5 8 (2.31%) Visualisation
6 6 (1.73%) Clustering
7 5 (1.45%) Online Games
7 5 (1.45%) Social Network
7 5 (1.45%) User Experience
7 5 (1.45%) Web 2.0
8 3 (0.87%) Replication
9 2 (0.58%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.58%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.58%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.58%) NHS
10 1 (0.29%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.29%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 176 (50.87%) Windows
2 143 (41.33%) Windows Server
3 57 (16.47%) Windows 7
4 52 (15.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (15.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (8.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (4.91%) Linux
7 10 (2.89%) Windows XP
8 7 (2.02%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.45%) Windows 10
10 4 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (29.19%) ITIL
2 75 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (16.76%) Scrum
4 36 (10.40%) Disaster Recovery
5 31 (8.96%) MVC
6 28 (8.09%) Performance Tuning
7 26 (7.51%) High Availability
7 26 (7.51%) Problem Management
7 26 (7.51%) Unit Testing
8 25 (7.23%) Time Management
9 19 (5.49%) Capacity Planning
9 19 (5.49%) E-Commerce
9 19 (5.49%) Service Management
10 18 (5.20%) Mentoring
11 14 (4.05%) CRM
11 14 (4.05%) SDLC
12 13 (3.76%) Migration
12 13 (3.76%) Penetration Testing
13 12 (3.47%) Supplier Management
14 11 (3.18%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 147 (42.49%) SQL
2 88 (25.43%) C#
3 61 (17.63%) T-SQL
4 32 (9.25%) JavaScript
4 32 (9.25%) VB.NET
5 29 (8.38%) PowerShell
6 10 (2.89%) C++
6 10 (2.89%) VBA
7 8 (2.31%) R
8 5 (1.45%) Perl
8 5 (1.45%) Python
9 4 (1.16%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.58%) VB
10 2 (0.58%) VB6
11 1 (0.29%) C
Qualifications
1 110 (31.79%) MCSE
2 89 (25.72%) MCSA
3 74 (21.39%) MCITP
4 51 (14.74%) Degree
5 40 (11.56%) Citrix Certification
6 38 (10.98%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (10.69%) MCP
8 34 (9.83%) CCNA
9 31 (8.96%) MCTS
10 22 (6.36%) ITIL Certification
10 22 (6.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 21 (6.07%) CCA
12 19 (5.49%) MCDBA
13 16 (4.62%) MCDST
14 10 (2.89%) MCAD
14 10 (2.89%) MCSD
15 9 (2.60%) CCEA
16 8 (2.31%) CCIE
16 8 (2.31%) CCNP
17 4 (1.16%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.20%) SLA
2 16 (4.62%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.16%) QA
5 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 147 (42.49%) Active Directory
2 75 (21.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (11.56%) XenApp
4 30 (8.67%) Hyper-V
5 23 (6.65%) XenDesktop
6 12 (3.47%) Terminal Services
7 9 (2.60%) VMware ESX
7 9 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (2.02%) XenServer
9 3 (0.87%) vSphere
9 3 (0.87%) Xen
10 2 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.29%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 31 (8.96%) SCOM
2 25 (7.23%) SCCM
3 11 (3.18%) WSUS
4 4 (1.16%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.87%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (0.87%) OpenView
6 2 (0.58%) DameWare
6 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (0.58%) Nagios
6 2 (0.58%) Opsview
6 2 (0.58%) SmoothWall
6 2 (0.58%) vMotion
6 2 (0.58%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.29%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.29%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.29%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.29%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 293 (84.68%) Microsoft
2 127 (36.71%) VMware
3 72 (20.81%) Citrix
4 43 (12.43%) Cisco
5 27 (7.80%) HP
6 13 (3.76%) Avaya
7 10 (2.89%) Alterian
7 10 (2.89%) NetApp
8 8 (2.31%) Forcepoint
8 8 (2.31%) Sophos
8 8 (2.31%) Veeam
9 7 (2.02%) Oracle
9 7 (2.02%) SonicWALL
10 6 (1.73%) Sitecore
11 5 (1.45%) Mitel
12 4 (1.16%) MicroStrategy
12 4 (1.16%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.16%) Sun
12 4 (1.16%) Tableau
12 4 (1.16%) WatchGuard
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