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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 63 110 70
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -40
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 130 94 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.70% 2.20% 3.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.95% 9.75% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 117 92 161
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
767 964 1048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.85% 22.56% 23.49%
Number of salaries quoted 645 744 916
Median salary £38,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +59 116 £38,000 +2.70% 5
Wakefield +2 5 £35,000 +62.79% 3
Bradford +3 4 £25,250 -28.87% 3
Huddersfield +6 2 £32,000 +13.27%
Microsoft Certification
Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 255 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 152 (49.67%) Windows
3 145 (47.39%) SQL Server
4 142 (46.41%) MS Excel
5 134 (43.79%) Active Directory
6 130 (42.48%) SQL
7 123 (40.20%) Windows Server
8 112 (36.60%) VMware
9 90 (29.41%) MCSE
10 85 (27.78%) ITIL
11 81 (26.47%) MCSA
12 74 (24.18%) MS Exchange
13 73 (23.86%) C#
13 73 (23.86%) SQL Server 2008
14 71 (23.20%) .NET
15 70 (22.88%) MCITP
16 68 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
17 66 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
18 64 (20.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 57 (18.63%) Scrum
20 52 (16.99%) Citrix
20 52 (16.99%) SAN
21 49 (16.01%) Windows Server 2012
22 48 (15.69%) T-SQL
22 48 (15.69%) Finance
23 47 (15.36%) LAN
23 47 (15.36%) WAN
23 47 (15.36%) SQL Server 2012
24 46 (15.03%) Windows 7
25 44 (14.38%) Cisco

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 74 (24.18%) MS Exchange
2 33 (10.78%) SharePoint
3 31 (10.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (10.13%) IIS
4 10 (3.27%) SAS
5 7 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (1.63%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.63%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 142 (46.41%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.90%) MS Office
3 6 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.65%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.17%) Office 365
2 8 (2.61%) Mimecast
3 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (16.99%) SAN
2 47 (15.36%) LAN
2 47 (15.36%) WAN
3 35 (11.44%) DNS
3 35 (11.44%) Firewall
4 27 (8.82%) DHCP
4 27 (8.82%) VPN
5 20 (6.54%) TCP/IP
6 18 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
7 10 (3.27%) VLAN
8 9 (2.94%) ADSL
8 9 (2.94%) Internet
9 8 (2.61%) MPLS
9 8 (2.61%) Wireless
10 6 (1.96%) NAS
11 5 (1.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (47.39%) SQL Server
2 73 (23.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 64 (20.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (15.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (7.19%) Relational Database
6 20 (6.54%) SQL Server 2014
7 18 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (4.90%) SSDT
10 10 (3.27%) MS Access
11 9 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.31%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 4 (1.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.98%) QlikView
13 3 (0.98%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.33%) MySQL
14 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (7.52%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (1.31%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (0.98%) Git (software)
General
1 48 (15.69%) Finance
2 13 (4.25%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.27%) Marketing
4 9 (2.94%) Games
5 4 (1.31%) Advertising
6 3 (0.98%) Legal
6 3 (0.98%) Retail
7 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.33%) Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Billing
8 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 77 (25.16%) Developer
2 50 (16.34%) Analyst
3 45 (14.71%) DBA
3 45 (14.71%) SQL DBA
4 44 (14.38%) SQL Developer
5 34 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 33 (10.78%) Support Analyst
7 31 (10.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 30 (9.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 30 (9.80%) Senior SQL Developer
9 29 (9.48%) VMware Engineer
10 28 (9.15%) Support Engineer
11 19 (6.21%) .NET Developer
11 19 (6.21%) Windows Engineer
12 17 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
12 17 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 16 (5.23%) Service Desk Analyst
13 16 (5.23%) Technical Analyst
13 16 (5.23%) Technical Support
13 16 (5.23%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (23.20%) .NET
2 36 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 19 (6.21%) XML
4 17 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (4.58%) AngularJS
5 14 (4.58%) HTML
6 13 (4.25%) .NET Framework
6 13 (4.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (3.59%) CSS
8 10 (3.27%) COM+
9 9 (2.94%) WinForms
10 7 (2.29%) WCF
11 6 (1.96%) Ajax
11 6 (1.96%) jQuery
12 5 (1.63%) Web Services
13 4 (1.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 4 (1.31%) Entity Framework
13 4 (1.31%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (1.31%) LINQ
14 3 (0.98%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.84%) Data Centre
2 21 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.23%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (2.94%) Clustering
5 8 (2.61%) IVR
6 7 (2.29%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.63%) Replication
7 5 (1.63%) User Experience
8 4 (1.31%) Statistics
9 3 (0.98%) Online Games
9 3 (0.98%) Social Network
9 3 (0.98%) Web 2.0
10 2 (0.65%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.65%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.33%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 152 (49.67%) Windows
2 123 (40.20%) Windows Server
3 49 (16.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 46 (15.03%) Windows 7
5 40 (13.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (6.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (4.25%) Linux
8 8 (2.61%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.96%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.98%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (27.78%) ITIL
2 66 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (18.63%) Scrum
4 42 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
5 28 (9.15%) High Availability
6 26 (8.50%) Problem Management
7 25 (8.17%) Capacity Planning
7 25 (8.17%) MVC
8 24 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
8 24 (7.84%) Service Management
9 22 (7.19%) Unit Testing
10 19 (6.21%) Time Management
11 15 (4.90%) Change Management
11 15 (4.90%) E-Commerce
12 14 (4.58%) Mentoring
12 14 (4.58%) Migration
13 13 (4.25%) OO
13 13 (4.25%) Penetration Testing
13 13 (4.25%) SDLC
14 12 (3.92%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 130 (42.48%) SQL
2 73 (23.86%) C#
3 48 (15.69%) T-SQL
4 31 (10.13%) PowerShell
5 30 (9.80%) VB.NET
6 25 (8.17%) JavaScript
7 10 (3.27%) C++
7 10 (3.27%) VBA
8 6 (1.96%) R
9 4 (1.31%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.98%) Perl
10 3 (0.98%) Python
11 2 (0.65%) VB
11 2 (0.65%) VB6
12 1 (0.33%) C
Qualifications
1 90 (29.41%) MCSE
2 81 (26.47%) MCSA
3 70 (22.88%) MCITP
4 42 (13.73%) Degree
5 36 (11.76%) CCNA
5 36 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (10.78%) MCTS
7 30 (9.80%) Citrix Certification
7 30 (9.80%) MCP
8 22 (7.19%) MCDBA
9 18 (5.88%) CCA
9 18 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
9 18 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (4.25%) CCNP
11 12 (3.92%) MCDST
12 10 (3.27%) MCAD
12 10 (3.27%) MCSD
13 8 (2.61%) CCEA
14 7 (2.29%) CCIE
15 4 (1.31%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.56%) SLA
2 13 (4.25%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 134 (43.79%) Active Directory
2 68 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (8.17%) Hyper-V
4 22 (7.19%) XenApp
5 11 (3.59%) Terminal Services
5 11 (3.59%) XenDesktop
6 8 (2.61%) VMware ESX
6 8 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.31%) Terminal Server
7 4 (1.31%) XenServer
8 3 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.98%) vSphere
9 2 (0.65%) Xen
10 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 21 (6.86%) SCCM
1 21 (6.86%) SCOM
2 12 (3.92%) WSUS
3 4 (1.31%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.98%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (0.98%) OpenView
5 2 (0.65%) DameWare
5 2 (0.65%) vMotion
6 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.33%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 255 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 112 (36.60%) VMware
3 52 (16.99%) Citrix
4 44 (14.38%) Cisco
5 24 (7.84%) HP
6 14 (4.58%) Avaya
7 12 (3.92%) Veeam
8 10 (3.27%) Alterian
8 10 (3.27%) Oracle
9 8 (2.61%) Forcepoint
9 8 (2.61%) Sitecore
9 8 (2.61%) Sophos
10 6 (1.96%) NetApp
11 5 (1.63%) SonicWALL
12 4 (1.31%) Mitel
12 4 (1.31%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.98%) 3PAR
13 3 (0.98%) Riverbed
14 2 (0.65%) Draytek
14 2 (0.65%) Meraki
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + pension + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,500 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum Bonus + Other Beefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bradford
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago