The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 55 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 6 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.28% 3.98% 4.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.50% 24.56% 22.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 20
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £44,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +6.66%
Microsoft Certification
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the York region.

Qualifications Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
80 57 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 17.13% 16.19% 22.26%
Number of salaries quoted 66 48 100
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in York

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 40 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 28 (62.22%) Active Directory
3 19 (42.22%) MS Excel
4 18 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 15 (33.33%) VMware
5 15 (33.33%) MCTS
5 15 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (31.11%) MCITP
6 14 (31.11%) Windows
7 13 (28.89%) SQL
7 13 (28.89%) SharePoint
7 13 (28.89%) MCSE
7 13 (28.89%) Data Management
8 12 (26.67%) .NET
9 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (22.22%) Blackberry
9 10 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 10 (22.22%) CCA
9 10 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
9 10 (22.22%) CCEE
9 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (20.00%) Citrix
10 9 (20.00%) McAfee
10 9 (20.00%) LDAP
10 9 (20.00%) Hyper-V
10 9 (20.00%) XenDesktop
10 9 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
10 9 (20.00%) Lync
11 8 (17.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (17.78%) HTML

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 18 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (28.89%) SharePoint
4 10 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (20.00%) Lync
6 5 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (2.22%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (2.22%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (2.22%) CMS
9 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 19 (42.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.11%) MS Office
3 3 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) LDAP
2 4 (8.89%) SAN
3 3 (6.67%) Firewall
3 3 (6.67%) LAN
3 3 (6.67%) WAN
4 2 (4.44%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
1 7 (15.56%) OLAP
1 7 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.44%) Jasmine
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Games
3 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Developer
2 11 (24.44%) Consultant
2 11 (24.44%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Consultant
4 7 (15.56%) SQL Developer
4 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Developer
5 6 (13.33%) .NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
6 5 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Exchange Specialist
8 3 (6.67%) Active Directory Specialist
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) .NET
2 8 (17.78%) CSS
2 8 (17.78%) HTML
3 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (11.11%) WCF
4 5 (11.11%) WPF
4 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (6.67%) HTML5
5 3 (6.67%) CSS3
5 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.22%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (2.22%) D3.js
7 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.22%) jQuery
7 1 (2.22%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) PKI
4 2 (4.44%) User Experience
5 1 (2.22%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.22%) Celerra
5 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.22%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Data Management
2 7 (15.56%) Data Modelling
2 7 (15.56%) Business Analysis
2 7 (15.56%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (11.11%) Project Management
3 5 (11.11%) MVC
4 4 (8.89%) ITIL
4 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.67%) ETL
5 3 (6.67%) Scrum
5 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.44%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (4.44%) User Experience Design
6 2 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.22%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.22%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) SQL
2 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
2 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
3 7 (15.56%) C#
4 2 (4.44%) PowerHouse
4 2 (4.44%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) MCTS
2 14 (31.11%) MCITP
3 13 (28.89%) MCSE
4 10 (22.22%) CCA
4 10 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (22.22%) CCEE
5 8 (17.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (15.56%) MCAD
7 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.44%) VCAP
8 2 (4.44%) CCIA
9 1 (2.22%) HP AIS
9 1 (2.22%) HP ASE
9 1 (2.22%) HP MASE
9 1 (2.22%) VCDX
9 1 (2.22%) NCDA
9 1 (2.22%) NCIE
9 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 28 (62.22%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (8.89%) vSphere
5 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.22%) XenApp
5 1 (2.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 40 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 15 (33.33%) VMware
3 9 (20.00%) Citrix
3 9 (20.00%) McAfee
4 4 (8.89%) NetApp
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco
5 1 (2.22%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) Dell
5 1 (2.22%) EMC
5 1 (2.22%) EPiServer