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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 66 93 91
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 212 197 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.76% 2.93% 2.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.00% 11.95% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 189 176 161
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,375 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
1247 1648 1692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.11% 24.47% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 1310 1323
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 £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +21 169 £37,500 +7.14% 10
South Yorkshire +19 22 £26,000 -13.33% 4
East Yorkshire +2 12 £24,750 -56.95%
North Yorkshire -2 9 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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.

1 342 (81.24%) Microsoft
2 260 (61.76%) Windows
3 190 (45.13%) Active Directory
4 184 (43.71%) Windows Server
5 177 (42.04%) MCSE
6 163 (38.72%) MS Excel
7 149 (35.39%) MCSA
8 140 (33.25%) VMware
9 136 (32.30%) ITIL
10 135 (32.07%) SQL Server
11 123 (29.22%) SQL
12 109 (25.89%) Windows Server 2008
13 96 (22.80%) Citrix
13 96 (22.80%) VMware Infrastructure
14 94 (22.33%) MCP
15 92 (21.85%) Windows Server 2012
16 84 (19.95%) MS Exchange
17 81 (19.24%) MS Office
18 77 (18.29%) Windows 7
19 75 (17.81%) C#
20 68 (16.15%) SLA
21 67 (15.91%) T-SQL
21 67 (15.91%) .NET
22 65 (15.44%) MCITP
23 62 (14.73%) Finance
24 60 (14.25%) Hyper-V
25 59 (14.01%) Agile Software Development
26 58 (13.78%) Cisco
26 58 (13.78%) SAN
27 56 (13.30%) Windows Server 2003

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 84 (19.95%) MS Exchange
2 46 (10.93%) SharePoint
3 21 (4.99%) IIS
4 17 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (2.14%) SAS
6 8 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (1.66%) IBM Notes
8 5 (1.19%) Skype for Business
8 5 (1.19%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.71%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.48%) CMS
11 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 163 (38.72%) MS Excel
2 81 (19.24%) MS Office
3 23 (5.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 50 (11.88%) Office 365
2 9 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.43%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 58 (13.78%) SAN
2 46 (10.93%) DNS
3 45 (10.69%) Firewall
3 45 (10.69%) VPN
4 43 (10.21%) DHCP
5 38 (9.03%) LAN
6 37 (8.79%) TCP/IP
7 31 (7.36%) WAN
8 19 (4.51%) Remote Desktop
9 10 (2.38%) Internet
10 9 (2.14%) NAS
10 9 (2.14%) VLAN
10 9 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (1.90%) MPLS
11 8 (1.90%) WebEx
11 8 (1.90%) Wireless
12 7 (1.66%) VoIP
13 6 (1.43%) ADSL
14 5 (1.19%) NetScaler
15 3 (0.71%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (32.07%) SQL Server
2 56 (13.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 48 (11.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 43 (10.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 26 (6.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (3.56%) SQL Server 2014
6 15 (3.56%) SSDT
7 14 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 14 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (1.43%) Power BI
12 5 (1.19%) Data Mining
12 5 (1.19%) MS Access
12 5 (1.19%) QlikView
13 4 (0.95%) Biml
14 3 (0.71%) OLAP
14 3 (0.71%) OLAP Cube
15 2 (0.48%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 32 (7.60%) Visual Studio
2 12 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.66%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.95%) JIRA
5 2 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.48%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.24%) MorphX
General
1 62 (14.73%) Finance
2 14 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 11 (2.61%) Games
4 10 (2.38%) Banking
5 7 (1.66%) Marketing
5 7 (1.66%) Retail
5 7 (1.66%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.43%) Legal
7 4 (0.95%) Back Office
7 4 (0.95%) Billing
7 4 (0.95%) Military
8 3 (0.71%) Advertising
9 2 (0.48%) Electronics
9 2 (0.48%) German Language
9 2 (0.48%) Law
Job Titles
1 98 (23.28%) Analyst
2 90 (21.38%) Developer
3 59 (14.01%) IT Support
4 54 (12.83%) Support Analyst
5 47 (11.16%) SQL Developer
6 46 (10.93%) Service Analyst
6 46 (10.93%) Service Desk Analyst
7 43 (10.21%) IT Analyst
8 41 (9.74%) Support Engineer
9 36 (8.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 34 (8.08%) .NET Developer
11 33 (7.84%) Senior Developer
12 32 (7.60%) Windows Engineer
13 31 (7.36%) IT Support Analyst
14 30 (7.13%) Senior SQL Developer
15 29 (6.89%) 3rd Line Support
16 27 (6.41%) C# .NET Developer
16 27 (6.41%) C# Developer
17 26 (6.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 25 (5.94%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (15.91%) .NET
2 51 (12.11%) ASP.NET
3 29 (6.89%) AngularJS
4 27 (6.41%) HTML
5 26 (6.18%) CSS
6 19 (4.51%) jQuery
7 17 (4.04%) .NET Framework
7 17 (4.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 15 (3.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (3.33%) WCF
11 10 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (2.14%) Entity Framework
13 8 (1.90%) HTML5
13 8 (1.90%) Web Services
14 7 (1.66%) Backbone.js
14 7 (1.66%) CSS3
14 7 (1.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (1.66%) XML
15 5 (1.19%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.18%) Data Centre
2 21 (4.99%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (3.80%) Replication
4 14 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.33%) Clustering
5 10 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.38%) Visualisation
6 8 (1.90%) Driving Licence
6 8 (1.90%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.66%) NHS
8 6 (1.43%) IVR
8 6 (1.43%) Statistics
9 5 (1.19%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.19%) Online Games
9 5 (1.19%) Social Network
9 5 (1.19%) Web 2.0
10 4 (0.95%) e-Learning
10 4 (0.95%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.95%) User Experience
11 2 (0.48%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 260 (61.76%) Windows
2 184 (43.71%) Windows Server
3 109 (25.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 92 (21.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 77 (18.29%) Windows 7
6 56 (13.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 41 (9.74%) Windows XP
8 35 (8.31%) Windows 8
9 22 (5.23%) Windows 10
10 16 (3.80%) Linux
11 12 (2.85%) Mac OS X
12 10 (2.38%) Android
13 9 (2.14%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (32.30%) ITIL
2 59 (14.01%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (8.31%) Disaster Recovery
4 34 (8.08%) Time Management
5 33 (7.84%) MVC
6 32 (7.60%) Scrum
7 28 (6.65%) Unit Testing
8 25 (5.94%) Project Management
9 23 (5.46%) High Availability
9 23 (5.46%) Service Delivery
10 21 (4.99%) ITIL V3
10 21 (4.99%) Root Cause Analysis
11 20 (4.75%) CRM
11 20 (4.75%) Mentoring
11 20 (4.75%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (4.04%) E-Commerce
13 15 (3.56%) Supplier Management
14 14 (3.33%) Problem Management
15 13 (3.09%) ETL
15 13 (3.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 123 (29.22%) SQL
2 75 (17.81%) C#
3 67 (15.91%) T-SQL
4 35 (8.31%) JavaScript
5 19 (4.51%) VB.NET
6 15 (3.56%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.19%) C++
7 5 (1.19%) Perl
7 5 (1.19%) Python
7 5 (1.19%) R
7 5 (1.19%) VBA
8 4 (0.95%) C
9 2 (0.48%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.24%) X++
Qualifications
1 177 (42.04%) MCSE
2 149 (35.39%) MCSA
3 94 (22.33%) MCP
4 65 (15.44%) MCITP
5 52 (12.35%) Degree
6 36 (8.55%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (7.60%) CCNA
8 29 (6.89%) MCDST
9 26 (6.18%) Citrix Certification
10 23 (5.46%) ITIL Certification
11 22 (5.23%) MCTS
12 11 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (2.38%) MCAD
13 10 (2.38%) MCSD
14 9 (2.14%) MCDBA
15 8 (1.90%) A+ Certification
16 7 (1.66%) CCIE
16 7 (1.66%) Security Cleared
17 6 (1.43%) CCEA
17 6 (1.43%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (16.15%) SLA
2 13 (3.09%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.19%) QA
5 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 190 (45.13%) Active Directory
2 96 (22.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (14.25%) Hyper-V
4 39 (9.26%) XenApp
5 18 (4.28%) XenDesktop
6 15 (3.56%) Terminal Services
7 13 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (2.61%) XenServer
9 6 (1.43%) Terminal Server
10 5 (1.19%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.71%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.71%) vSphere
11 3 (0.71%) Xen
12 2 (0.48%) MetaFrame
12 2 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 38 (9.03%) SCCM
2 36 (8.55%) SCOM
3 17 (4.04%) DameWare
4 11 (2.61%) AirWatch
5 8 (1.90%) Perfmon
6 7 (1.66%) Backup Exec
7 6 (1.43%) WSUS
8 5 (1.19%) HP SIM
8 5 (1.19%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (0.95%) OpenView
10 2 (0.48%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.48%) Nagios
10 2 (0.48%) Opsview
10 2 (0.48%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.48%) SmoothWall
10 2 (0.48%) WhatsUp Gold
11 1 (0.24%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.24%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 342 (81.24%) Microsoft
2 140 (33.25%) VMware
3 96 (22.80%) Citrix
4 58 (13.78%) Cisco
5 40 (9.50%) HP
6 16 (3.80%) Avaya
7 14 (3.33%) LANDesk
8 12 (2.85%) Sitecore
9 9 (2.14%) Sage
9 9 (2.14%) Sophos
9 9 (2.14%) Veeam
10 8 (1.90%) Dell
10 8 (1.90%) Forcepoint
10 8 (1.90%) NetApp
11 7 (1.66%) Lotus
11 7 (1.66%) MobileIron
11 7 (1.66%) Oracle
11 7 (1.66%) Symantec
12 6 (1.43%) SolarWinds
12 6 (1.43%) SonicWALL
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Salary: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40,000 + Bonus + Package
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