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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 31 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 29 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 6.30% 4.77% 5.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.97% 20.41% 27.72%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 23
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £22,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Qualifications Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
121 98 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 26.30% 23.39% 20.20%
Number of salaries quoted 106 75 84
Average salary £42,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 29 July 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in York

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 54 (88.52%) Microsoft
2 39 (63.93%) Active Directory
3 29 (47.54%) MS Exchange
4 28 (45.90%) MS Excel
5 25 (40.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (37.70%) Data Management
7 16 (26.23%) .NET
7 16 (26.23%) Windows
7 16 (26.23%) MCTS
8 15 (24.59%) MCITP
8 15 (24.59%) VMware
8 15 (24.59%) SharePoint
8 15 (24.59%) MCSE
9 14 (22.95%) SQL
10 13 (21.31%) Blackberry
10 13 (21.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 12 (19.67%) McAfee
11 12 (19.67%) LDAP
11 12 (19.67%) McAfee ePO
12 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
13 10 (16.39%) C#
13 10 (16.39%) HTML
13 10 (16.39%) Citrix
13 10 (16.39%) CCA
13 10 (16.39%) Citrix Certification
13 10 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (16.39%) PowerShell
13 10 (16.39%) Mobile Device Management
13 10 (16.39%) Lync

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 29 (47.54%) MS Exchange
2 25 (40.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (24.59%) SharePoint
4 13 (21.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (16.39%) Lync
6 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (8.20%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (4.92%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (1.64%) CMS
10 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.64%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (1.64%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 28 (45.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.84%) MS Office
3 4 (6.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) LDAP
2 4 (6.56%) SAN
3 3 (4.92%) Firewall
3 3 (4.92%) LAN
3 3 (4.92%) WAN
3 3 (4.92%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.64%) VoIP
4 1 (1.64%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) OLAP
2 8 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.28%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Games
3 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (32.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 18 (29.51%) Developer
3 12 (19.67%) Consultant
4 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Consultant
4 8 (13.11%) SQL Developer
5 6 (9.84%) .NET Developer
5 6 (9.84%) C# Developer
5 6 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Developer
6 5 (8.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Support
7 4 (6.56%) Support Specialist
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (6.56%) Exchange Specialist
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Support Specialist
7 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.23%) .NET
2 10 (16.39%) HTML
3 9 (14.75%) CSS
4 8 (13.11%) WCF
5 7 (11.48%) WPF
5 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET
6 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (8.20%) .NET Framework
8 3 (4.92%) CSS3
8 3 (4.92%) HTML5
9 2 (3.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (3.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (3.28%) LINQ
10 1 (1.64%) jQuery
10 1 (1.64%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (1.64%) D3.js
10 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Blackberry
2 7 (11.48%) PKI
3 1 (1.64%) Celerra
3 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.64%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.64%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Windows
2 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) Data Management
2 10 (16.39%) Mobile Device Management
3 8 (13.11%) Business Analysis
3 8 (13.11%) MVC
3 8 (13.11%) Data Modelling
4 5 (8.20%) ITIL
4 5 (8.20%) Project Management
5 4 (6.56%) ETL
5 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.56%) Scrum
6 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.28%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (3.28%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.28%) User Experience Design
8 1 (1.64%) Change Control
8 1 (1.64%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.64%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.64%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.64%) TDD
8 1 (1.64%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.95%) SQL
2 10 (16.39%) C#
2 10 (16.39%) PowerShell
3 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.75%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.28%) PowerHouse
4 2 (3.28%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (26.23%) MCTS
2 15 (24.59%) MCITP
2 15 (24.59%) MCSE
3 10 (16.39%) CCA
3 10 (16.39%) Citrix Certification
3 10 (16.39%) CCEE
4 8 (13.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (13.11%) MCAD
5 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.28%) VCAP
6 2 (3.28%) CCIA
7 1 (1.64%) MCSA
7 1 (1.64%) HP AIS
7 1 (1.64%) HP ASE
7 1 (1.64%) HP MASE
7 1 (1.64%) VCDX
7 1 (1.64%) NCDA
7 1 (1.64%) NCIE
7 1 (1.64%) MCDST
7 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 39 (63.93%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (14.75%) Hyper-V
3 9 (14.75%) XenDesktop
4 4 (6.56%) vSphere
5 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.64%) XenApp
5 1 (1.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (88.52%) Microsoft
2 15 (24.59%) VMware
3 12 (19.67%) McAfee
4 10 (16.39%) Citrix
5 4 (6.56%) NetApp
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) Dell
6 1 (1.64%) EMC
6 1 (1.64%) EPiServer