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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 99 101 75
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -26
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 91 116 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.56% 2.59% 3.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.35% 11.50% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 79 102 168
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £19,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
737 1009 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.77% 22.53% 21.80%
Number of salaries quoted 618 792 894
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,350 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £62,650
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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +26 80 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Wakefield -1 7 £35,000 +70.73% 1
Bradford 0 5 £25,500 -15.00%
Microsoft Certification
Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 236 (84.29%) Microsoft
2 142 (50.71%) Windows
3 140 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 126 (45.00%) Active Directory
5 125 (44.64%) SQL Server
6 115 (41.07%) Windows Server
7 108 (38.57%) SQL
8 105 (37.50%) VMware
9 94 (33.57%) MCSE
10 71 (25.36%) MCSA
11 70 (25.00%) ITIL
12 65 (23.21%) MS Exchange
13 62 (22.14%) C#
13 62 (22.14%) SQL Server 2008
14 61 (21.79%) .NET
14 61 (21.79%) MCITP
15 58 (20.71%) VMware Infrastructure
16 54 (19.29%) SAN
17 52 (18.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 51 (18.21%) WAN
19 50 (17.86%) Citrix
20 49 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
21 48 (17.14%) LAN
22 47 (16.79%) Finance
23 44 (15.71%) Scrum
23 44 (15.71%) Cisco
24 43 (15.36%) SQL Server 2012
25 40 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
26 39 (13.93%) Windows 7
26 39 (13.93%) Disaster Recovery

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 65 (23.21%) MS Exchange
2 33 (11.79%) SharePoint
3 32 (11.43%) IIS
4 26 (9.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (3.57%) SAS
6 9 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (2.50%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.50%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 140 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.71%) MS Office
3 8 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.71%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.29%) Office 365
2 5 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.43%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (19.29%) SAN
2 51 (18.21%) WAN
3 48 (17.14%) LAN
4 32 (11.43%) DNS
5 29 (10.36%) Firewall
6 24 (8.57%) DHCP
7 21 (7.50%) VPN
8 13 (4.64%) Remote Desktop
8 13 (4.64%) TCP/IP
9 10 (3.57%) Internet
10 8 (2.86%) NAS
11 7 (2.50%) MPLS
11 7 (2.50%) VoIP
12 6 (2.14%) Wireless
13 5 (1.79%) ADSL
14 4 (1.43%) VLAN
15 3 (1.07%) Cisco Nexus
15 3 (1.07%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (44.64%) SQL Server
2 62 (22.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 52 (18.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (15.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (7.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 21 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (6.07%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (5.00%) Relational Database
8 10 (3.57%) MS Access
8 10 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (2.86%) SSDT
10 4 (1.43%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.07%) QlikView
11 3 (1.07%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.36%) MOLAP
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.36%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 24 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (5.71%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (0.71%) Git (software)
General
1 47 (16.79%) Finance
2 13 (4.64%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.21%) Marketing
4 7 (2.50%) Games
5 5 (1.79%) Advertising
6 3 (1.07%) Legal
6 3 (1.07%) Retail
7 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Billing
8 1 (0.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 59 (21.07%) Developer
2 44 (15.71%) DBA
2 44 (15.71%) SQL DBA
3 42 (15.00%) Analyst
4 33 (11.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 31 (11.07%) Support Analyst
5 31 (11.07%) VMware Engineer
6 29 (10.36%) Support Engineer
7 27 (9.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 27 (9.64%) SQL Developer
8 25 (8.93%) Windows Engineer
9 23 (8.21%) Senior Developer
10 18 (6.43%) Senior SQL Developer
10 18 (6.43%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 17 (6.07%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 16 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
13 15 (5.36%) IT Engineer
14 14 (5.00%) Administrator
14 14 (5.00%) IT Support
14 14 (5.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (21.79%) .NET
2 24 (8.57%) ASP.NET
3 19 (6.79%) XML
4 15 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (4.64%) .NET Framework
6 12 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (3.93%) HTML
8 10 (3.57%) AngularJS
8 10 (3.57%) COM+
9 9 (3.21%) WinForms
10 8 (2.86%) CSS
11 6 (2.14%) Ajax
12 5 (1.79%) LINQ
12 5 (1.79%) Web Services
13 4 (1.43%) Entity Framework
13 4 (1.43%) WCF
14 3 (1.07%) WPF
15 2 (0.71%) jQuery
15 2 (0.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 1 (0.36%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.93%) Data Centre
2 22 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (3.57%) Clustering
5 7 (2.50%) Replication
6 5 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.79%) User Experience
7 4 (1.43%) IVR
7 4 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.07%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.36%) CMDB
10 1 (0.36%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.36%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Licensing
10 1 (0.36%) Online Games
10 1 (0.36%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.36%) Social Network
10 1 (0.36%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 142 (50.71%) Windows
2 115 (41.07%) Windows Server
3 40 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (13.93%) Windows 7
5 32 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (3.57%) Linux
8 8 (2.86%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.43%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.07%) Solaris
10 3 (1.07%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (25.00%) ITIL
2 49 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (15.71%) Scrum
4 39 (13.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 24 (8.57%) Time Management
6 22 (7.86%) Problem Management
7 21 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
7 21 (7.50%) MVC
8 20 (7.14%) Service Management
9 19 (6.79%) High Availability
9 19 (6.79%) Migration
10 18 (6.43%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (5.36%) Change Management
12 14 (5.00%) Unit Testing
13 12 (4.29%) E-Commerce
13 12 (4.29%) OO
13 12 (4.29%) Presales
14 11 (3.93%) Analytics
15 10 (3.57%) Business Analytics
15 10 (3.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 108 (38.57%) SQL
2 62 (22.14%) C#
3 33 (11.79%) T-SQL
4 31 (11.07%) PowerShell
5 24 (8.57%) VB.NET
6 21 (7.50%) JavaScript
7 10 (3.57%) C++
7 10 (3.57%) VBA
8 4 (1.43%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.43%) R
9 2 (0.71%) VB
9 2 (0.71%) VB6
10 1 (0.36%) C
10 1 (0.36%) Perl
10 1 (0.36%) Python
Qualifications
1 94 (33.57%) MCSE
2 71 (25.36%) MCSA
3 61 (21.79%) MCITP
4 39 (13.93%) Degree
5 32 (11.43%) MCTS
6 31 (11.07%) CCNA
6 31 (11.07%) Cisco Certification
7 27 (9.64%) MCP
8 26 (9.29%) Citrix Certification
9 21 (7.50%) MCDBA
10 19 (6.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 18 (6.43%) ITIL Certification
12 17 (6.07%) CCA
13 13 (4.64%) CCNP
14 11 (3.93%) MCDST
14 11 (3.93%) MCSD
15 10 (3.57%) MCAD
16 7 (2.50%) CCEA
17 4 (1.43%) CCIE
17 4 (1.43%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.71%) SLA
2 11 (3.93%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.71%) QA
3 2 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 126 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 58 (20.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (6.79%) Hyper-V
3 19 (6.79%) XenApp
4 10 (3.57%) XenDesktop
5 9 (3.21%) Terminal Services
5 9 (3.21%) vSphere
6 8 (2.86%) VMware ESX
7 6 (2.14%) Terminal Server
8 3 (1.07%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.71%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (7.50%) SCCM
2 19 (6.79%) SCOM
3 12 (4.29%) WSUS
4 4 (1.43%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.07%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (1.07%) SQL Sentry
6 2 (0.71%) vMotion
7 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.36%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 236 (84.29%) Microsoft
2 105 (37.50%) VMware
3 50 (17.86%) Citrix
4 44 (15.71%) Cisco
5 19 (6.79%) HP
6 15 (5.36%) Oracle
7 12 (4.29%) NetApp
7 12 (4.29%) Veeam
8 11 (3.93%) Avaya
9 10 (3.57%) Alterian
10 7 (2.50%) Sitecore
11 4 (1.43%) Forcepoint
11 4 (1.43%) Sophos
12 3 (1.07%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.07%) CommVault
12 3 (1.07%) Dell Compellent
12 3 (1.07%) Nimble Storage
12 3 (1.07%) SonicWALL
13 1 (0.36%) iManage
13 1 (0.36%) Xerox
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