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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 87 81 76
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 205 232 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.01% 3.16% 3.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.25% 13.54% 12.97%
Number of salaries quoted 184 176 142
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
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
1673 1713 1311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.55% 23.34% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1371 1349 1032
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,804 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +10 151 £35,000 -6.66% 24
North Yorkshire -8 38 £45,000 +28.57% 3
South Yorkshire -39 12 £28,000 -33.33% 1
East Yorkshire -4 1 £45,000 +11.11% 1
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 344 (81.90%) Microsoft
2 207 (49.29%) Windows
3 164 (39.05%) VMware
4 163 (38.81%) MCSE
5 162 (38.57%) Active Directory
6 160 (38.10%) SQL
7 155 (36.90%) MS Excel
8 137 (32.62%) ITIL
9 111 (26.43%) MS Exchange
10 106 (25.24%) SQL Server
11 94 (22.38%) Cisco
12 93 (22.14%) .NET
13 91 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 88 (20.95%) Windows Server 2012
15 87 (20.71%) Agile Software Development
16 81 (19.29%) C#
17 78 (18.57%) Windows Server 2008
18 76 (18.10%) JavaScript
18 76 (18.10%) SAN
19 73 (17.38%) Citrix
19 73 (17.38%) ASP.NET
20 72 (17.14%) HTML
21 71 (16.90%) CSS
22 70 (16.67%) MS Office
23 68 (16.19%) Visual Studio
23 68 (16.19%) IIS
23 68 (16.19%) MVC
23 68 (16.19%) jQuery
24 62 (14.76%) .NET Framework
25 61 (14.52%) Windows Server 2003

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 111 (26.43%) MS Exchange
2 68 (16.19%) IIS
3 55 (13.10%) SharePoint
4 54 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 48 (11.43%) Lync
6 44 (10.48%) Exchange Server 2003
7 31 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (4.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.71%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.71%) CMS
10 3 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.48%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.48%) Kentico
12 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 155 (36.90%) MS Excel
2 70 (16.67%) MS Office
3 5 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.24%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.24%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 60 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (10.24%) Office 365
3 13 (3.10%) SaaS
4 1 (0.24%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (18.10%) SAN
2 55 (13.10%) DNS
3 52 (12.38%) LAN
4 49 (11.67%) Firewall
5 48 (11.43%) WAN
6 40 (9.52%) TCP/IP
7 29 (6.90%) VPN
8 27 (6.43%) DHCP
9 19 (4.52%) VoIP
10 18 (4.29%) Internet
10 18 (4.29%) Network Security
10 18 (4.29%) Unified Communications
11 17 (4.05%) Wireless
12 16 (3.81%) NAS
13 15 (3.57%) MPLS
14 12 (2.86%) DMZ
15 10 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
16 8 (1.90%) BGP
16 8 (1.90%) DEFINITY
16 8 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (25.24%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (5.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (4.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (4.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (3.57%) MySQL
7 12 (2.86%) Relational Database
7 12 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (2.62%) OLTP
9 10 (2.38%) RDBMS
9 10 (2.38%) NoSQL
10 9 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (1.67%) OLAP
13 4 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.95%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.95%) CouchDB
13 4 (0.95%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 68 (16.19%) Visual Studio
2 51 (12.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.95%) Cucumber
3 4 (0.95%) SpecFlow
3 4 (0.95%) Selenium
4 3 (0.71%) MSI
4 3 (0.71%) AdminStudio
4 3 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 41 (9.76%) Finance
2 14 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.86%) Legal
4 11 (2.62%) Retail
5 10 (2.38%) Back Office
6 6 (1.43%) Law
7 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.48%) Marketing
7 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.48%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 89 (21.19%) Developer
2 67 (15.95%) Analyst
3 46 (10.95%) Senior Developer
3 46 (10.95%) .NET Developer
4 44 (10.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 29 (6.90%) Service Analyst
6 28 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
7 27 (6.43%) Senior .NET Developer
8 26 (6.19%) Support Analyst
9 22 (5.24%) Support Engineer
10 19 (4.52%) Network Engineer
11 18 (4.29%) Server Engineer
12 16 (3.81%) Infrastructure Manager
12 16 (3.81%) DBA
12 16 (3.81%) C# Developer
13 15 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
14 14 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
14 14 (3.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 13 (3.10%) SQL DBA
15 13 (3.10%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (22.14%) .NET
2 73 (17.38%) ASP.NET
3 72 (17.14%) HTML
4 71 (16.90%) CSS
5 68 (16.19%) jQuery
6 62 (14.76%) .NET Framework
7 58 (13.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 58 (13.81%) Entity Framework
8 53 (12.62%) Ajax
9 51 (12.14%) KnockoutJS
10 33 (7.86%) HTML5
11 31 (7.38%) CSS3
12 19 (4.52%) LINQ
12 19 (4.52%) JSON
13 18 (4.29%) SignalR
14 15 (3.57%) Web Services
15 13 (3.10%) AngularJS
16 9 (2.14%) COM
17 7 (1.67%) WCF
18 6 (1.43%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 26 (6.19%) Clustering
3 17 (4.05%) Replication
3 17 (4.05%) Data Centre
4 15 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.14%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.14%) Statistics
6 7 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (1.67%) SecurID
6 7 (1.67%) HP Storage
7 6 (1.43%) E-Learning
8 4 (0.95%) User Experience
9 3 (0.71%) iPad
9 3 (0.71%) iPhone
9 3 (0.71%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.48%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.48%) Telematics
10 2 (0.48%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.48%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 207 (49.29%) Windows
2 88 (20.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 78 (18.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 61 (14.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 44 (10.48%) Linux
6 38 (9.05%) Windows 7
7 35 (8.33%) Windows XP
8 24 (5.71%) Windows 8
9 14 (3.33%) UNIX
10 7 (1.67%) Debian
11 6 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.19%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.95%) Android
13 4 (0.95%) SUSE
13 4 (0.95%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.71%) HPUX
14 3 (0.71%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.71%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.48%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (32.62%) ITIL
2 87 (20.71%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (16.19%) MVC
4 53 (12.62%) Scrum
5 51 (12.14%) Kanban
6 48 (11.43%) Change Management
7 37 (8.81%) OO
7 37 (8.81%) Technical Architecture
8 35 (8.33%) TDD
9 33 (7.86%) OOP
9 33 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (5.95%) Load Balancing
11 23 (5.48%) Service Management
12 22 (5.24%) Performance Tuning
13 21 (5.00%) Service Delivery
13 21 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 21 (5.00%) Web Development
14 16 (3.81%) E-Commerce
15 15 (3.57%) Migration
15 15 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 160 (38.10%) SQL
2 81 (19.29%) C#
3 76 (18.10%) JavaScript
4 26 (6.19%) T-SQL
5 23 (5.48%) PowerShell
6 6 (1.43%) VB
7 4 (0.95%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.48%) Objective-C
8 2 (0.48%) VB6
Qualifications
1 163 (38.81%) MCSE
2 60 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 55 (13.10%) MCITP
4 50 (11.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 45 (10.71%) MCSA
6 44 (10.48%) CCNA
7 39 (9.29%) Degree
8 38 (9.05%) MCP
9 36 (8.57%) MCSD
10 27 (6.43%) CCNP
11 26 (6.19%) MCDST
12 21 (5.00%) MCTS
13 20 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
14 18 (4.29%) MCPD
15 17 (4.05%) Security Cleared
16 13 (3.10%) MCDBA
17 9 (2.14%) HND
17 9 (2.14%) MOS
18 8 (1.90%) Avaya Certification
18 8 (1.90%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.10%) SLA
2 14 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.24%) QA
System Software
1 162 (38.57%) Active Directory
2 91 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (12.38%) vSphere
4 37 (8.81%) Hyper-V
5 23 (5.48%) VMware ESX
6 21 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (3.57%) XenApp
8 13 (3.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 10 (2.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 7 (1.67%) XenDesktop
11 6 (1.43%) VMware Server
11 6 (1.43%) Terminal Services
12 5 (1.19%) XenServer
13 3 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.48%) NFS
14 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
15 1 (0.24%) Xen
15 1 (0.24%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.24%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 32 (7.62%) SCCM
2 31 (7.38%) SCOM
3 12 (2.86%) vMotion
4 11 (2.62%) SCVMM
5 10 (2.38%) AirWatch
6 8 (1.90%) NetBackup
7 7 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 6 (1.43%) Backup Exec
8 6 (1.43%) WSUS
9 4 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.71%) DameWare
10 3 (0.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (0.71%) ZENworks
11 2 (0.48%) ARCserve
11 2 (0.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.48%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.24%) Legato
12 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 1 (0.24%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 344 (81.90%) Microsoft
2 164 (39.05%) VMware
3 94 (22.38%) Cisco
4 73 (17.38%) Citrix
5 49 (11.67%) NetApp
6 48 (11.43%) HP
7 21 (5.00%) CommVault
8 18 (4.29%) Oracle
9 15 (3.57%) EMC
10 14 (3.33%) Symantec
10 14 (3.33%) Meraki
11 13 (3.10%) Riverbed
12 12 (2.86%) Dell
13 9 (2.14%) Avaya
13 9 (2.14%) Veeam
14 8 (1.90%) Red Hat
15 7 (1.67%) Apple
15 7 (1.67%) CheckPoint
15 7 (1.67%) MobileIron
16 6 (1.43%) SolarWinds
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £24k - 26k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
York, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Spring Technology
Salary: £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £34000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Elland, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33250 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £16000 - £20800 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago