The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the York region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 45 52 59
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 31 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 5.36% 1.36% 2.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.30% 4.72% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 6 9
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,750 £17,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,750 £38,300
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
139 127 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 24.05% 28.86% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 127 92 110
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft Certification
North Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in York

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the York region.

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in York

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the York region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in York

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 39 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 30 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 27 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 25 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (48.89%) Data Management
6 20 (44.44%) MS Excel
7 13 (28.89%) Blackberry
7 13 (28.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (26.67%) .NET
8 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 11 (24.44%) LDAP
9 11 (24.44%) McAfee
9 11 (24.44%) McAfee ePO
10 10 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
10 10 (22.22%) MVC
10 10 (22.22%) C#
10 10 (22.22%) MCTS
10 10 (22.22%) WCF
11 9 (20.00%) PowerShell
11 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (20.00%) .NET Framework
11 9 (20.00%) HTML
11 9 (20.00%) SQL
11 9 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
12 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET
12 8 (17.78%) CSS
13 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 27 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 25 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (28.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.44%) Lync
6 1 (2.22%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Office
3 2 (4.44%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) SaaS
2 2 (4.44%) Office 365
3 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) LDAP
2 3 (6.67%) SAN
2 3 (6.67%) Unified Communications
3 2 (4.44%) NAS
4 1 (2.22%) VoIP
4 1 (2.22%) Firewall
4 1 (2.22%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.44%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 12 (26.67%) Developer
3 8 (17.78%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 5 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Support Specialist
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Support
6 4 (8.89%) Support Specialist
6 4 (8.89%) Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.44%) VMware Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) C# Programmer
8 2 (4.44%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) .NET
2 10 (22.22%) WCF
3 9 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 9 (20.00%) HTML
3 9 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET
4 8 (17.78%) CSS
5 7 (15.56%) NHibernate
5 7 (15.56%) jQuery
5 7 (15.56%) XML
5 7 (15.56%) XSL
5 7 (15.56%) XSLT
5 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (15.56%) Backbone.js
5 7 (15.56%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (4.44%) LINQ
6 2 (4.44%) WPF
7 1 (2.22%) Web Services
7 1 (2.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Blackberry
2 7 (15.56%) PKI
2 7 (15.56%) Mathematics
2 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.22%) Celerra
3 1 (2.22%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.67%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Data Management
2 10 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
2 10 (22.22%) MVC
3 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.44%) Capacity Management
4 2 (4.44%) Business Analysis
4 2 (4.44%) Project Management
4 2 (4.44%) Data Modelling
4 2 (4.44%) ETL
4 2 (4.44%) ITIL
5 1 (2.22%) Scrum
5 1 (2.22%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.22%) TDD
5 1 (2.22%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.22%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) C#
2 9 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (20.00%) SQL
3 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.56%) XPath
5 2 (4.44%) PowerHouse
5 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) MCTS
2 7 (15.56%) Degree
2 7 (15.56%) MCITP
2 7 (15.56%) MCPD
2 7 (15.56%) PhD
3 6 (13.33%) MCSE
4 4 (8.89%) CCIA
4 4 (8.89%) CCEE
4 4 (8.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (8.89%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (6.67%) CCA
5 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.67%) VCAP
6 2 (4.44%) MCSA
6 2 (4.44%) MCAD
7 1 (2.22%) CCEA
7 1 (2.22%) MCDST
7 1 (2.22%) HP AIS
7 1 (2.22%) HP ASE
7 1 (2.22%) HP MASE
System Software
1 30 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.89%) vSphere
4 2 (4.44%) XenApp
4 2 (4.44%) XenServer
4 2 (4.44%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) McAfee
3 5 (11.11%) VMware
4 3 (6.67%) Citrix
5 2 (4.44%) HP
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco
6 1 (2.22%) IBM
6 1 (2.22%) Dell
6 1 (2.22%) EMC
6 1 (2.22%) NetApp
6 1 (2.22%) Veeam
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