The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 76 61 76
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 235 274 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.40% 4.17% 3.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.04% 18.96% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 217 211 168
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,045 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1563 1445 1243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.59% 21.99% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1350 1134 994
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +9 181 £34,500 -1.42% 31
South Yorkshire -18 39 £30,000 -22.58% 4
North Yorkshire -8 10 £33,000 -20.00% 2
East Yorkshire -16 6 £40,500 +62.00% 2
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 364 (80.35%) Microsoft
2 304 (67.11%) Windows
3 235 (51.88%) MCSE
4 206 (45.47%) Active Directory
5 188 (41.50%) VMware
6 187 (41.28%) SQL Server
7 135 (29.80%) VMware Infrastructure
8 132 (29.14%) ITIL
9 129 (28.48%) SharePoint
10 126 (27.81%) MS Exchange
11 120 (26.49%) Cisco
12 119 (26.27%) Citrix
13 116 (25.61%) MS Excel
14 114 (25.17%) MCSA
15 111 (24.50%) MCP
16 109 (24.06%) SAN
17 103 (22.74%) MCITP
18 101 (22.30%) SQL
19 97 (21.41%) Windows Server 2008
20 93 (20.53%) SQL Server 2008
20 93 (20.53%) .NET
21 89 (19.65%) C#
22 87 (19.21%) Hyper-V
23 86 (18.98%) vSphere
24 83 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
25 80 (17.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
25 80 (17.66%) ASP.NET
26 74 (16.34%) Windows Server 2012
27 73 (16.11%) Cisco Certification
28 67 (14.79%) MS Office

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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
1 129 (28.48%) SharePoint
2 126 (27.81%) MS Exchange
3 58 (12.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 53 (11.70%) Lync
5 45 (9.93%) IIS
5 45 (9.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 37 (8.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 37 (8.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 31 (6.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 26 (5.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 24 (5.30%) BizTalk Server
10 17 (3.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (1.55%) Node.js
12 4 (0.88%) Apache
12 4 (0.88%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.88%) CMS
13 3 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.44%) EPiServer CMS
14 2 (0.44%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.44%) Site Server
Applications
1 116 (25.61%) MS Excel
2 67 (14.79%) MS Office
3 3 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.22%) MS Project
4 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 31 (6.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.22%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 54 (11.92%) Office 365
2 29 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 109 (24.06%) SAN
2 65 (14.35%) LAN
3 61 (13.47%) DNS
4 59 (13.02%) Firewall
5 53 (11.70%) WAN
6 48 (10.60%) DHCP
7 42 (9.27%) TCP/IP
8 36 (7.95%) VoIP
9 23 (5.08%) VPN
9 23 (5.08%) Wireless
10 16 (3.53%) Unified Communications
10 16 (3.53%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (2.87%) SSL
12 12 (2.65%) DEFINITY
12 12 (2.65%) MPLS
13 11 (2.43%) Internet
14 9 (1.99%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (1.77%) WAAS
15 8 (1.77%) IPsec
15 8 (1.77%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (41.28%) SQL Server
2 93 (20.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 53 (11.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 42 (9.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 33 (7.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (6.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 29 (6.40%) Oracle Database
8 23 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 23 (5.08%) Oracle Database 10g
8 23 (5.08%) Oracle9i Database
9 21 (4.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (2.21%) Relational Database
12 7 (1.55%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.66%) DTS
14 2 (0.44%) Oracle OLAP
14 2 (0.44%) QlikView
14 2 (0.44%) OLAP
14 2 (0.44%) MOLAP
14 2 (0.44%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 14 (3.09%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.55%) TeamCity
2 7 (1.55%) NUnit
3 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.22%) Subversion
General
1 26 (5.74%) Finance
2 16 (3.53%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.87%) Retail
4 6 (1.32%) Legal
5 5 (1.10%) Banking
6 3 (0.66%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.66%) Back Office
7 2 (0.44%) Marketing
8 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 90 (19.87%) Developer
2 60 (13.25%) Analyst
3 49 (10.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 46 (10.15%) Support Engineer
5 40 (8.83%) C# Developer
6 39 (8.61%) Server Engineer
7 36 (7.95%) C# .NET Developer
8 35 (7.73%) Technical Support
9 30 (6.62%) Support Analyst
10 27 (5.96%) 3rd Line Support
10 27 (5.96%) .NET Developer
11 24 (5.30%) Windows Server Engineer
12 23 (5.08%) SharePoint Developer
12 23 (5.08%) C# Software Developer
12 23 (5.08%) Service Analyst
12 23 (5.08%) Software Developer
13 22 (4.86%) Architect
13 22 (4.86%) DBA
14 21 (4.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 20 (4.42%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (20.53%) .NET
2 80 (17.66%) ASP.NET
3 53 (11.70%) WCF
4 47 (10.38%) .NET Framework
5 45 (9.93%) CSS
6 40 (8.83%) HTML
7 31 (6.84%) Ajax
8 30 (6.62%) WPF
8 30 (6.62%) Silverlight
9 27 (5.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (5.96%) WinForms
10 23 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 21 (4.64%) jQuery
12 16 (3.53%) AngularJS
13 13 (2.87%) Web Services
14 11 (2.43%) WSH
15 10 (2.21%) CSS3
15 10 (2.21%) HTML5
16 9 (1.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 7 (1.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.52%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.31%) Blackberry
4 13 (2.87%) Statistics
5 8 (1.77%) Celerra
5 8 (1.77%) CLARiiON
6 7 (1.55%) Clustering
6 7 (1.55%) Replication
7 5 (1.10%) iPad
8 4 (0.88%) PKI
8 4 (0.88%) iPhone
9 3 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.44%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.44%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.22%) FMCG
11 1 (0.22%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.22%) CCTV
11 1 (0.22%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 304 (67.11%) Windows
2 97 (21.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 74 (16.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 64 (14.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 54 (11.92%) Windows 7
6 33 (7.28%) Linux
6 33 (7.28%) UNIX
7 31 (6.84%) Windows XP
8 23 (5.08%) Windows 8
9 8 (1.77%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.55%) Mac OS
11 6 (1.32%) Windows Vista
11 6 (1.32%) Android
12 4 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.88%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.66%) AIX
13 3 (0.66%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.44%) Solaris
15 1 (0.22%) Debian
15 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (29.14%) ITIL
2 83 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (9.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 43 (9.49%) Change Management
5 38 (8.39%) MVC
6 34 (7.51%) CRM
7 33 (7.28%) Project Management
8 32 (7.06%) Business Continuity
9 29 (6.40%) Performance Tuning
10 26 (5.74%) PRINCE2
10 26 (5.74%) OO
10 26 (5.74%) Mentoring
11 23 (5.08%) OOA/OOD
12 22 (4.86%) Service Management
13 21 (4.64%) High Availability
13 21 (4.64%) Problem Management
14 19 (4.19%) Data Protection
15 18 (3.97%) ETL
16 16 (3.53%) Migration
16 16 (3.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 101 (22.30%) SQL
2 89 (19.65%) C#
3 51 (11.26%) T-SQL
4 50 (11.04%) JavaScript
5 25 (5.52%) PowerShell
6 12 (2.65%) VB.NET
7 5 (1.10%) VB
7 5 (1.10%) C
8 3 (0.66%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.44%) VB6
10 1 (0.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 235 (51.88%) MCSE
2 114 (25.17%) MCSA
3 111 (24.50%) MCP
4 103 (22.74%) MCITP
5 80 (17.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 73 (16.11%) Cisco Certification
7 67 (14.79%) MCTS
8 54 (11.92%) Degree
8 54 (11.92%) CCNA
9 49 (10.82%) Citrix Certification
10 47 (10.38%) CCA
11 37 (8.17%) MCDST
12 31 (6.84%) MCSD
13 23 (5.08%) MCAD
14 20 (4.42%) Security Cleared
15 18 (3.97%) CCNP
16 16 (3.53%) SC Cleared
16 16 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
17 12 (2.65%) NCDA
17 12 (2.65%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (11.48%) SLA
2 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.22%) QA
System Software
1 206 (45.47%) Active Directory
2 135 (29.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (19.21%) Hyper-V
4 86 (18.98%) vSphere
5 41 (9.05%) XenApp
6 33 (7.28%) XenDesktop
7 25 (5.52%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (4.64%) XenServer
9 19 (4.19%) Terminal Services
10 17 (3.75%) VMware ESX
11 13 (2.87%) VMware Server
12 8 (1.77%) vCloud
12 8 (1.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 7 (1.55%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.44%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 51 (11.26%) SCCM
2 35 (7.73%) SCOM
3 22 (4.86%) Backup Exec
4 16 (3.53%) NetBackup
5 15 (3.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 14 (3.09%) SCVMM
7 8 (1.77%) McAfee ePO
7 8 (1.77%) SCDPM
8 5 (1.10%) MIIS
8 5 (1.10%) WSUS
9 3 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.44%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (0.22%) ARCserve
11 1 (0.22%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 364 (80.35%) Microsoft
2 188 (41.50%) VMware
3 120 (26.49%) Cisco
4 119 (26.27%) Citrix
5 35 (7.73%) Oracle
6 32 (7.06%) Dell
7 27 (5.96%) HP
8 21 (4.64%) NetApp
9 20 (4.42%) Riverbed
10 18 (3.97%) Symantec
11 17 (3.75%) CheckPoint
11 17 (3.75%) Veeam
12 15 (3.31%) Sun
13 14 (3.09%) Avaya
14 13 (2.87%) CommVault
14 13 (2.87%) EMC
15 11 (2.43%) SAP
16 10 (2.21%) McAfee
17 9 (1.99%) Apple
17 9 (1.99%) IBM
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Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Price Carnell Limited
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Huddersfield
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Wakefield
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Huddersfield
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
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Leeds
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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