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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 135 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 129 232 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.05% 3.24% 3.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.43% 14.32% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 114 213 215
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £24,150 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
1530 1620 1491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.28% 22.59% 22.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1198 1382 1168
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 -44 108 £35,000 +7.69% 22
North Yorkshire +22 16 £30,000 -9.09% 3
South Yorkshire -23 4 £20,000 -33.33% 2
East Yorkshire -4 2 £24,500 -39.50%
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 261 (83.39%) Microsoft
2 191 (61.02%) Windows
3 162 (51.76%) Active Directory
4 141 (45.05%) MCSE
5 124 (39.62%) ITIL
5 124 (39.62%) VMware
6 111 (35.46%) MS Excel
7 95 (30.35%) Windows Server
8 92 (29.39%) SQL Server
9 89 (28.43%) MS Exchange
10 78 (24.92%) MCITP
10 78 (24.92%) VMware Infrastructure
11 76 (24.28%) SQL
12 70 (22.36%) Windows Server 2008
13 67 (21.41%) Cisco
14 65 (20.77%) SAN
14 65 (20.77%) Windows Server 2003
14 65 (20.77%) Windows Server 2012
15 56 (17.89%) Windows 7
16 52 (16.61%) Skype for Business
17 48 (15.34%) Finance
17 48 (15.34%) IIS
17 48 (15.34%) MS Office
18 47 (15.02%) SQL Server 2012
18 47 (15.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 46 (14.70%) Office 365
20 44 (14.06%) DNS
21 42 (13.42%) TCP/IP
22 41 (13.10%) vSphere
23 39 (12.46%) Exchange Server 2010

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 89 (28.43%) MS Exchange
2 52 (16.61%) Skype for Business
3 48 (15.34%) IIS
4 39 (12.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 39 (12.46%) SharePoint
5 27 (8.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 22 (7.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (4.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (1.28%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.64%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.64%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.32%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.32%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 111 (35.46%) MS Excel
2 48 (15.34%) MS Office
3 4 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.96%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.28%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 46 (14.70%) Office 365
2 25 (7.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.32%) IaaS
4 1 (0.32%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.32%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (20.77%) SAN
2 44 (14.06%) DNS
3 42 (13.42%) TCP/IP
4 33 (10.54%) VPN
5 29 (9.27%) Firewall
6 23 (7.35%) Internet
7 19 (6.07%) Telepresence
7 19 (6.07%) Unified Communications
8 15 (4.79%) VLAN
9 13 (4.15%) Remote Desktop
10 10 (3.19%) DMZ
10 10 (3.19%) Intranet
11 9 (2.88%) DHCP
11 9 (2.88%) LAN
12 8 (2.56%) NAS
12 8 (2.56%) WAN
13 7 (2.24%) DEFINITY
13 7 (2.24%) Extranet
14 4 (1.28%) VoIP
14 4 (1.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (29.39%) SQL Server
2 47 (15.02%) SQL Server 2012
2 47 (15.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 37 (11.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (8.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (6.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (5.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.92%) OLAP
8 5 (1.60%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.96%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (0.96%) PerformancePoint
10 2 (0.64%) MySQL
10 2 (0.64%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.64%) OLTP
10 2 (0.64%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.64%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.32%) Big Data
11 1 (0.32%) DTS
11 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (5.11%) Visual Studio
2 13 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.24%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.32%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.32%) JIRA
General
1 48 (15.34%) Finance
2 18 (5.75%) Retail
3 16 (5.11%) Legal
4 12 (3.83%) Law
4 12 (3.83%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.24%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (1.92%) Marketing
7 5 (1.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (24.92%) Analyst
2 52 (16.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 37 (11.82%) Developer
3 37 (11.82%) Service Analyst
3 37 (11.82%) Support Analyst
4 32 (10.22%) Service Desk Analyst
5 25 (7.99%) Microsoft Engineer
6 23 (7.35%) DBA
7 22 (7.03%) SQL DBA
7 22 (7.03%) Support Engineer
8 21 (6.71%) 2nd Line Support
9 20 (6.39%) IT Support
10 19 (6.07%) SQL Developer
11 18 (5.75%) Lync Engineer
11 18 (5.75%) Messaging Engineer
12 17 (5.43%) Team Leader
12 17 (5.43%) Technical Support
13 14 (4.47%) IT Analyst
13 14 (4.47%) IT Support Analyst
13 14 (4.47%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.03%) .NET
2 21 (6.71%) Web Services
3 14 (4.47%) WCF
4 9 (2.88%) ASP.NET
4 9 (2.88%) HTML
5 7 (2.24%) CSS
5 7 (2.24%) SOAP
6 4 (1.28%) COM
6 4 (1.28%) jQuery
7 3 (0.96%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.96%) Ajax
7 3 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (0.96%) Entity Framework
7 3 (0.96%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (0.96%) LAMP
7 3 (0.96%) RequireJS
7 3 (0.96%) WF
8 2 (0.64%) MSMQ
8 2 (0.64%) WSH
9 1 (0.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.14%) Data Centre
2 34 (10.86%) Clustering
3 28 (8.95%) Blackberry
4 20 (6.39%) Video Conferencing
5 12 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.83%) HP Storage
6 11 (3.51%) Management Information System
7 10 (3.19%) SecurID
8 9 (2.88%) Replication
9 7 (2.24%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.92%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.92%) NHS
11 4 (1.28%) iPad
11 4 (1.28%) Statistics
11 4 (1.28%) User Experience
12 3 (0.96%) CMDB
12 3 (0.96%) Life Science
13 2 (0.64%) EMC VNX
13 2 (0.64%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.64%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 191 (61.02%) Windows
2 95 (30.35%) Windows Server
3 70 (22.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (20.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 65 (20.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 56 (17.89%) Windows 7
6 30 (9.58%) Windows 8
7 23 (7.35%) Linux
7 23 (7.35%) Windows XP
8 13 (4.15%) Unix
9 10 (3.19%) Debian
10 6 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.28%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.96%) SUSE
13 2 (0.64%) Android
13 2 (0.64%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (39.62%) ITIL
2 35 (11.18%) Service Management
3 30 (9.58%) Load Balancing
4 26 (8.31%) Disaster Recovery
5 25 (7.99%) High Availability
6 22 (7.03%) ITIL V3
7 21 (6.71%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (6.71%) Change Management
8 19 (6.07%) Root Cause Analysis
9 18 (5.75%) Cybersecurity
10 15 (4.79%) Scrum
11 13 (4.15%) Line Management
12 12 (3.83%) Problem Management
13 11 (3.51%) Business Continuity
13 11 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
14 10 (3.19%) ITSM
14 10 (3.19%) Release Management
15 9 (2.88%) Incident Management
15 9 (2.88%) Performance Monitoring
15 9 (2.88%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 76 (24.28%) SQL
2 39 (12.46%) T-SQL
3 36 (11.50%) PowerShell
4 21 (6.71%) C#
5 7 (2.24%) VB.NET
6 5 (1.60%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 141 (45.05%) MCSE
2 78 (24.92%) MCITP
3 39 (12.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 37 (11.82%) MCP
5 35 (11.18%) MCSA
6 29 (9.27%) MCDST
7 28 (8.95%) Degree
8 26 (8.31%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (5.11%) CCNA
10 10 (3.19%) MCTS
10 10 (3.19%) Security Cleared
11 8 (2.56%) HNC
11 8 (2.56%) MCDBA
12 7 (2.24%) Avaya Certification
12 7 (2.24%) HND
13 6 (1.92%) MOS
14 5 (1.60%) CCIE
14 5 (1.60%) CISSP
15 4 (1.28%) CCNP
15 4 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.31%) SLA
2 6 (1.92%) ISO 9001
2 6 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 162 (51.76%) Active Directory
2 78 (24.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (13.10%) vSphere
4 22 (7.03%) Hyper-V
5 12 (3.83%) Terminal Services
5 12 (3.83%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.92%) Terminal Server
7 5 (1.60%) XenApp
8 3 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.64%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.32%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.32%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.32%) Xen
10 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (10.22%) SCCM
2 19 (6.07%) Cisco CUCM
3 18 (5.75%) SCOM
3 18 (5.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (2.24%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (1.92%) DameWare
6 4 (1.28%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.64%) OpenView
7 2 (0.64%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.32%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 261 (83.39%) Microsoft
2 124 (39.62%) VMware
3 67 (21.41%) Cisco
4 36 (11.50%) HP
5 35 (11.18%) NetApp
6 34 (10.86%) Citrix
7 22 (7.03%) Symantec
8 21 (6.71%) SolarWinds
9 17 (5.43%) Veeam
10 15 (4.79%) EMC
11 12 (3.83%) CommVault
12 11 (3.51%) Red Hat
13 10 (3.19%) MobileIron
14 9 (2.88%) Oracle
15 7 (2.24%) AppDynamics
15 7 (2.24%) Avaya
15 7 (2.24%) Remedy
16 6 (1.92%) Dell
17 4 (1.28%) Apple
17 4 (1.28%) Sage
Leeds, West Yorkshire
DS Smith
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,500 per annum Up to £24.5K
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Very competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Progressive North
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Age Partnership
Salary: 25 days holiday, plus birthday day off, free parking.
Posted: 8 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Consult RPM
Salary: £0 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
York
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Yorkshire Water
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + pension + bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Bradford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Plus Bens
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Salary: £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago