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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
England / Yorkshire
Rank 105 128 85
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -43
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 125 135 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.41% 2.11% 3.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.74% 8.90% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 108 117 207
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £20,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
1065 1517 1594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.52% 23.68% 22.01%
Number of salaries quoted 885 1192 1330
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,900 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -1 92 £36,250 -9.37% 10
South Yorkshire +22 15 £40,000 +100.00% 4
North Yorkshire +3 12 £23,500 -44.70% 3
East Yorkshire - 6 £26,000 - 1
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 298 (85.63%) Microsoft
2 201 (57.76%) Windows
3 171 (49.14%) MS Excel
3 171 (49.14%) Active Directory
4 160 (45.98%) Windows Server
5 133 (38.22%) VMware
6 132 (37.93%) SQL Server
7 131 (37.64%) MCSE
8 116 (33.33%) SQL
9 92 (26.44%) MCSA
10 89 (25.57%) ITIL
11 83 (23.85%) MS Exchange
12 74 (21.26%) VMware Infrastructure
13 73 (20.98%) Windows Server 2008
13 73 (20.98%) Windows Server 2012
14 69 (19.83%) LAN
15 67 (19.25%) Degree
16 66 (18.97%) WAN
17 65 (18.68%) Citrix
18 64 (18.39%) SQL Server 2008
19 62 (17.82%) MCITP
20 60 (17.24%) SAN
20 60 (17.24%) Windows 7
21 59 (16.95%) Finance
22 57 (16.38%) C#
23 56 (16.09%) .NET
24 55 (15.80%) Cisco
25 52 (14.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 48 (13.79%) DNS
26 48 (13.79%) Agile Software Development

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 83 (23.85%) MS Exchange
2 40 (11.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (10.34%) IIS
4 32 (9.20%) SharePoint
5 13 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (2.59%) SAS
8 7 (2.01%) Tomcat
8 7 (2.01%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.86%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 171 (49.14%) MS Excel
2 34 (9.77%) MS Office
3 10 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.57%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 30 (8.62%) Office 365
2 8 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.15%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (19.83%) LAN
2 66 (18.97%) WAN
3 60 (17.24%) SAN
4 48 (13.79%) DNS
5 44 (12.64%) VPN
6 37 (10.63%) DHCP
7 34 (9.77%) Firewall
8 21 (6.03%) TCP/IP
9 16 (4.60%) Internet
10 12 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
10 12 (3.45%) VoIP
11 8 (2.30%) MPLS
11 8 (2.30%) NAS
12 6 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (1.72%) Wireless
13 5 (1.44%) ADSL
14 4 (1.15%) VLAN
15 3 (0.86%) NetScaler
15 3 (0.86%) Skype
15 3 (0.86%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 64 (18.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 52 (14.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 46 (13.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (6.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (5.75%) SQL Server 2014
7 17 (4.89%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (3.74%) Relational Database
9 10 (2.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (2.59%) MS Access
10 9 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (2.01%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (1.72%) SSDT
13 3 (0.86%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (0.86%) QlikView
13 3 (0.86%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.29%) MOLAP
15 1 (0.29%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 23 (6.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (3.74%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (0.86%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.29%) Git (software)
General
1 59 (16.95%) Finance
2 15 (4.31%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.87%) Legal
4 9 (2.59%) Banking
4 9 (2.59%) Marketing
5 6 (1.72%) Advertising
5 6 (1.72%) Games
6 4 (1.15%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.86%) Retail
8 1 (0.29%) Billing
8 1 (0.29%) Law
8 1 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 62 (17.82%) Analyst
2 56 (16.09%) Developer
3 46 (13.22%) Support Analyst
4 44 (12.64%) DBA
4 44 (12.64%) SQL DBA
4 44 (12.64%) Support Engineer
5 43 (12.36%) Windows Engineer
6 36 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 33 (9.48%) VMware Engineer
8 30 (8.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 25 (7.18%) SQL Developer
10 22 (6.32%) 2nd Line Support
10 22 (6.32%) IT Support
11 21 (6.03%) Senior Developer
11 21 (6.03%) Server Engineer
12 19 (5.46%) IT Engineer
12 19 (5.46%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
13 18 (5.17%) Windows Server Engineer
14 17 (4.89%) Administrator
14 17 (4.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (16.09%) .NET
2 20 (5.75%) ASP.NET
3 19 (5.46%) XML
4 15 (4.31%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (3.74%) .NET Framework
6 11 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (3.16%) HTML
7 9 (2.59%) AngularJS
7 9 (2.59%) COM+
7 9 (2.59%) WinForms
8 7 (2.01%) CSS
9 6 (1.72%) Ajax
10 5 (1.44%) LINQ
10 5 (1.44%) Web Services
11 4 (1.15%) Entity Framework
11 4 (1.15%) WCF
12 3 (0.86%) WPF
13 1 (0.29%) HTML5
13 1 (0.29%) jQuery
13 1 (0.29%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (7.76%) Data Centre
3 16 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (4.02%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.16%) Driving Licence
5 11 (3.16%) Video Conferencing
6 10 (2.87%) Clustering
6 10 (2.87%) Replication
7 7 (2.01%) iPad
7 7 (2.01%) iPhone
8 6 (1.72%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.44%) User Experience
10 4 (1.15%) IVR
10 4 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (1.15%) PKI
11 2 (0.57%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.29%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.29%) CMDB
12 1 (0.29%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 201 (57.76%) Windows
2 160 (45.98%) Windows Server
3 73 (20.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 73 (20.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 60 (17.24%) Windows 7
5 38 (10.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (4.02%) Linux
7 12 (3.45%) Windows XP
8 11 (3.16%) Windows 10
9 8 (2.30%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.86%) Solaris
11 1 (0.29%) Android
11 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (25.57%) ITIL
2 48 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (12.36%) Scrum
4 41 (11.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 30 (8.62%) Service Management
6 26 (7.47%) Problem Management
6 26 (7.47%) Time Management
7 23 (6.61%) Migration
8 22 (6.32%) High Availability
9 20 (5.75%) Capacity Planning
9 20 (5.75%) MVC
10 16 (4.60%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (4.31%) Change Management
12 14 (4.02%) Information Security
12 14 (4.02%) ITIL V3
13 13 (3.74%) Presales
13 13 (3.74%) Service Delivery
14 12 (3.45%) E-Commerce
14 12 (3.45%) Mentoring
15 11 (3.16%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 116 (33.33%) SQL
2 57 (16.38%) C#
3 40 (11.49%) PowerShell
4 32 (9.20%) T-SQL
5 21 (6.03%) JavaScript
5 21 (6.03%) VB.NET
6 9 (2.59%) C++
6 9 (2.59%) VBA
7 4 (1.15%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.86%) R
9 2 (0.57%) VB
9 2 (0.57%) VB6
10 1 (0.29%) C
Qualifications
1 131 (37.64%) MCSE
2 92 (26.44%) MCSA
3 67 (19.25%) Degree
4 62 (17.82%) MCITP
5 44 (12.64%) MCP
6 34 (9.77%) CCNA
6 34 (9.77%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (8.91%) MCTS
8 30 (8.62%) Citrix Certification
9 21 (6.03%) MCDBA
9 21 (6.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 18 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
11 17 (4.89%) CCA
11 17 (4.89%) MCDST
12 13 (3.74%) CCNP
12 13 (3.74%) MCSD
13 10 (2.87%) HND
14 9 (2.59%) MCAD
15 7 (2.01%) CCEA
16 6 (1.72%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.48%) SLA
2 12 (3.45%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.57%) QA
3 2 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 171 (49.14%) Active Directory
2 74 (21.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (11.49%) Hyper-V
4 28 (8.05%) XenApp
5 18 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (3.45%) XenDesktop
7 9 (2.59%) Terminal Services
7 9 (2.59%) VMware ESX
7 9 (2.59%) vSphere
8 6 (1.72%) Terminal Server
9 4 (1.15%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (7.47%) SCOM
2 20 (5.75%) SCCM
3 12 (3.45%) WSUS
4 7 (2.01%) AirWatch
5 5 (1.44%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.15%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.86%) DameWare
7 3 (0.86%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.86%) Perfmon
7 3 (0.86%) SQL Sentry
8 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (0.57%) vMotion
9 1 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 298 (85.63%) Microsoft
2 133 (38.22%) VMware
3 65 (18.68%) Citrix
4 55 (15.80%) Cisco
5 19 (5.46%) HP
6 17 (4.89%) Veeam
7 16 (4.60%) Oracle
8 15 (4.31%) Avaya
8 15 (4.31%) NetApp
9 9 (2.59%) Alterian
10 7 (2.01%) Remedy
10 7 (2.01%) Sitecore
11 6 (1.72%) Google
12 4 (1.15%) Forcepoint
12 4 (1.15%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.15%) Sophos
12 4 (1.15%) Symantec
13 3 (0.86%) Apple
13 3 (0.86%) CommVault
13 3 (0.86%) SonicWALL
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