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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 85 66 63
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 223 272 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.05% 3.87% 3.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.05% 17.00% 18.38%
Number of salaries quoted 202 234 180
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 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.05% -1.33%
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
1851 1600 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.28% 22.77% 21.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1535 1277 935
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +1 175 £32,500 -7.14% 14
South Yorkshire -28 33 £30,000 - 5
North Yorkshire -4 11 £33,000 -17.50% 3
East Yorkshire -12 3 £40,500 +92.85% 2
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 373 (81.09%) Microsoft
2 301 (65.43%) Windows
3 213 (46.30%) MCSE
4 202 (43.91%) Active Directory
5 194 (42.17%) SQL Server
6 175 (38.04%) VMware
7 139 (30.22%) ITIL
8 135 (29.35%) VMware Infrastructure
9 127 (27.61%) SharePoint
10 126 (27.39%) Citrix
11 125 (27.17%) MS Exchange
12 119 (25.87%) MS Excel
13 117 (25.43%) MCSA
14 114 (24.78%) SQL
14 114 (24.78%) Cisco
15 113 (24.57%) MCP
16 101 (21.96%) Agile Software Development
17 99 (21.52%) SAN
18 98 (21.30%) .NET
19 97 (21.09%) MCITP
20 95 (20.65%) C#
21 91 (19.78%) SQL Server 2008
22 90 (19.57%) ASP.NET
23 88 (19.13%) vSphere
24 82 (17.83%) Hyper-V
25 81 (17.61%) Windows Server 2008
26 77 (16.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
27 74 (16.09%) MCTS
28 70 (15.22%) MS Office
28 70 (15.22%) Cisco Certification

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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
1 127 (27.61%) SharePoint
2 125 (27.17%) MS Exchange
3 60 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 52 (11.30%) IIS
4 52 (11.30%) Lync
5 42 (9.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 41 (8.91%) SharePoint 2013
7 37 (8.04%) Exchange Server 2003
8 31 (6.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 29 (6.30%) BizTalk Server
10 22 (4.78%) Exchange Server 2007
11 17 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.87%) CMS
13 3 (0.65%) Node.js
13 3 (0.65%) Apache
14 2 (0.43%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.43%) Site Server
14 2 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.43%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.43%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 119 (25.87%) MS Excel
2 70 (15.22%) MS Office
3 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.22%) MS Project
3 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 40 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.22%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 56 (12.17%) Office 365
2 32 (6.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (21.52%) SAN
2 66 (14.35%) LAN
3 57 (12.39%) DNS
4 54 (11.74%) WAN
5 53 (11.52%) Firewall
6 49 (10.65%) DHCP
7 47 (10.22%) VoIP
8 46 (10.00%) TCP/IP
9 29 (6.30%) VPN
9 29 (6.30%) Wireless
10 15 (3.26%) Unified Communications
11 13 (2.83%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (2.83%) SSL
12 12 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (2.39%) DEFINITY
13 11 (2.39%) MPLS
14 10 (2.17%) Network Security
15 9 (1.96%) IPsec
16 7 (1.52%) VLAN
16 7 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (42.17%) SQL Server
2 91 (19.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 53 (11.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 39 (8.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 38 (8.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 37 (8.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 31 (6.74%) Oracle Database
8 25 (5.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 25 (5.43%) Oracle9i Database
8 25 (5.43%) Oracle Database 10g
9 20 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (3.04%) Relational Database
11 12 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.65%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.65%) DTS
14 2 (0.43%) OLAP
14 2 (0.43%) MOLAP
14 2 (0.43%) OLTP
14 2 (0.43%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (3.91%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.65%) TeamCity
2 3 (0.65%) NUnit
General
1 27 (5.87%) Finance
2 24 (5.22%) Telecoms
3 20 (4.35%) Retail
4 7 (1.52%) Legal
5 6 (1.30%) Marketing
6 5 (1.09%) Banking
7 3 (0.65%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.65%) Back Office
8 1 (0.22%) Local Government
8 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 98 (21.30%) Developer
2 63 (13.70%) Analyst
3 47 (10.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 45 (9.78%) Technical Support
5 42 (9.13%) C# Developer
6 40 (8.70%) Support Engineer
7 38 (8.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 32 (6.96%) Server Engineer
9 31 (6.74%) 3rd Line Support
9 31 (6.74%) Support Analyst
10 28 (6.09%) SharePoint Developer
11 26 (5.65%) .NET Developer
12 25 (5.43%) C# Software Developer
12 25 (5.43%) Software Developer
12 25 (5.43%) Administrator
13 23 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 22 (4.78%) Service Analyst
15 21 (4.57%) DBA
15 21 (4.57%) Windows Server Engineer
16 19 (4.13%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (21.30%) .NET
2 90 (19.57%) ASP.NET
3 56 (12.17%) WCF
4 54 (11.74%) HTML
5 53 (11.52%) CSS
6 44 (9.57%) .NET Framework
7 33 (7.17%) Ajax
8 29 (6.30%) WinForms
8 29 (6.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 28 (6.09%) WPF
9 28 (6.09%) Silverlight
10 25 (5.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 23 (5.00%) jQuery
12 18 (3.91%) AngularJS
13 17 (3.70%) Web Services
14 16 (3.48%) HTML5
14 16 (3.48%) CSS3
15 10 (2.17%) WSH
16 7 (1.52%) XML
17 5 (1.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.57%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.70%) Blackberry
4 12 (2.61%) Statistics
5 7 (1.52%) iPad
6 6 (1.30%) Replication
6 6 (1.30%) iPhone
7 5 (1.09%) Data Structures
8 4 (0.87%) CLARiiON
8 4 (0.87%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.87%) PKI
8 4 (0.87%) Data Extraction
8 4 (0.87%) Celerra
9 3 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.43%) Clustering
11 1 (0.22%) FMCG
11 1 (0.22%) CCTV
11 1 (0.22%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 301 (65.43%) Windows
2 81 (17.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 67 (14.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 58 (12.61%) Windows 7
5 49 (10.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (6.96%) Windows XP
7 31 (6.74%) Windows 8
8 29 (6.30%) Linux
8 29 (6.30%) UNIX
9 8 (1.74%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.52%) Mac OS
11 6 (1.30%) Windows Vista
11 6 (1.30%) Android
12 4 (0.87%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.65%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.65%) AIX
14 1 (0.22%) Solaris
14 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (30.22%) ITIL
2 101 (21.96%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (10.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 43 (9.35%) CRM
5 37 (8.04%) Change Management
6 36 (7.83%) MVC
7 34 (7.39%) Performance Tuning
8 32 (6.96%) Business Continuity
9 30 (6.52%) OO
10 28 (6.09%) Service Management
10 28 (6.09%) OOA/OOD
11 26 (5.65%) Project Management
12 23 (5.00%) High Availability
13 21 (4.57%) Data Protection
13 21 (4.57%) Mentoring
14 20 (4.35%) Migration
15 19 (4.13%) Workflow
15 19 (4.13%) Problem Management
16 18 (3.91%) PRINCE2
17 17 (3.70%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 114 (24.78%) SQL
2 95 (20.65%) C#
3 60 (13.04%) T-SQL
4 53 (11.52%) JavaScript
5 25 (5.43%) PowerShell
6 16 (3.48%) VB.NET
7 4 (0.87%) C
8 3 (0.65%) VB
8 3 (0.65%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 213 (46.30%) MCSE
2 117 (25.43%) MCSA
3 113 (24.57%) MCP
4 97 (21.09%) MCITP
5 77 (16.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 74 (16.09%) MCTS
7 70 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
8 60 (13.04%) Degree
9 53 (11.52%) CCNA
9 53 (11.52%) Citrix Certification
10 52 (11.30%) CCA
11 40 (8.70%) MCDST
12 33 (7.17%) MCSD
13 28 (6.09%) MCAD
14 15 (3.26%) CCNP
15 14 (3.04%) SC Cleared
15 14 (3.04%) Security Cleared
16 12 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
17 11 (2.39%) HNC
17 11 (2.39%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (12.83%) SLA
2 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.22%) QA
3 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 202 (43.91%) Active Directory
2 135 (29.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (19.13%) vSphere
4 82 (17.83%) Hyper-V
5 49 (10.65%) XenApp
6 39 (8.48%) XenDesktop
7 26 (5.65%) XenServer
8 25 (5.43%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (3.91%) Terminal Services
10 17 (3.70%) VMware ESX
11 12 (2.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 12 (2.61%) VMware Server
12 7 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.87%) vCloud
14 2 (0.43%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 48 (10.43%) SCCM
2 36 (7.83%) SCOM
3 26 (5.65%) Backup Exec
4 16 (3.48%) SCVMM
5 14 (3.04%) NetBackup
6 12 (2.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 9 (1.96%) WSUS
8 8 (1.74%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (1.30%) SCDPM
10 4 (0.87%) MIIS
11 3 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 2 (0.43%) XenMobile
13 1 (0.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 1 (0.22%) WhatsUp Gold
13 1 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
13 1 (0.22%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 373 (81.09%) Microsoft
2 175 (38.04%) VMware
3 126 (27.39%) Citrix
4 114 (24.78%) Cisco
5 37 (8.04%) Oracle
6 33 (7.17%) Dell
7 24 (5.22%) HP
7 24 (5.22%) Riverbed
8 23 (5.00%) Veeam
9 17 (3.70%) CommVault
10 15 (3.26%) NetApp
10 15 (3.26%) CheckPoint
10 15 (3.26%) Symantec
11 13 (2.83%) BT
12 12 (2.61%) Sun
12 12 (2.61%) Avaya
13 10 (2.17%) McAfee
14 8 (1.74%) Apple
14 8 (1.74%) EMC
14 8 (1.74%) Cyber-Ark
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