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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
England / Yorkshire
Rank 82 144 91
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -53
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 161 116 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.14% 1.92% 3.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.17% 7.88% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 136 107 198
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £20,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
1136 1472 1569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.16% 24.34% 22.90%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1133 1348
Median salary £39,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +54 128 £37,500 +4.16% 11
South Yorkshire +16 14 £35,750 +78.75% 2
North Yorkshire -7 12 £22,250 -17.59%
East Yorkshire +7 7 £34,250 +39.79% 1
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 323 (84.11%) Microsoft
2 215 (55.99%) Windows
3 179 (46.61%) Active Directory
4 172 (44.79%) MS Excel
5 171 (44.53%) Windows Server
6 156 (40.63%) SQL Server
7 142 (36.98%) SQL
8 136 (35.42%) VMware
9 125 (32.55%) MCSE
10 107 (27.86%) MCSA
11 105 (27.34%) ITIL
12 95 (24.74%) MS Exchange
13 86 (22.40%) Windows Server 2008
14 83 (21.61%) Windows Server 2012
15 82 (21.35%) VMware Infrastructure
16 75 (19.53%) SQL Server 2008
17 74 (19.27%) C#
18 73 (19.01%) Windows 7
18 73 (19.01%) MCITP
19 72 (18.75%) .NET
20 70 (18.23%) Degree
21 68 (17.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 68 (17.71%) Citrix
22 67 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
23 63 (16.41%) Finance
23 63 (16.41%) LAN
24 59 (15.36%) Cisco
25 58 (15.10%) SAN
25 58 (15.10%) WAN
25 58 (15.10%) Scrum

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 95 (24.74%) MS Exchange
2 45 (11.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (9.11%) IIS
4 32 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 13 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (2.60%) SAS
7 9 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.30%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.30%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 172 (44.79%) MS Excel
2 38 (9.90%) MS Office
3 6 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.52%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.33%) Office 365
2 10 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.08%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (16.41%) LAN
2 58 (15.10%) SAN
2 58 (15.10%) WAN
3 48 (12.50%) DNS
4 46 (11.98%) VPN
5 42 (10.94%) Firewall
6 40 (10.42%) DHCP
7 31 (8.07%) TCP/IP
8 18 (4.69%) Remote Desktop
9 15 (3.91%) Internet
10 12 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (2.60%) VLAN
11 10 (2.60%) VoIP
12 9 (2.34%) ADSL
12 9 (2.34%) MPLS
13 8 (2.08%) Wireless
14 6 (1.56%) NAS
15 2 (0.52%) Skype
16 1 (0.26%) IP Telephony
16 1 (0.26%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 75 (19.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 68 (17.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (12.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (5.73%) Relational Database
6 21 (5.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (5.21%) SQL Server 2014
8 18 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (3.91%) SSDT
10 11 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (2.60%) MS Access
12 6 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (1.04%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.78%) QlikView
14 3 (0.78%) RDBMS
15 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database
16 1 (0.26%) Power BI
16 1 (0.26%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 24 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (5.99%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (0.78%) Git (software)
General
1 63 (16.41%) Finance
2 16 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.60%) Banking
3 10 (2.60%) Marketing
4 8 (2.08%) Games
4 8 (2.08%) Legal
5 6 (1.56%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.30%) Advertising
7 3 (0.78%) Retail
8 1 (0.26%) Billing
8 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 79 (20.57%) Developer
2 74 (19.27%) Analyst
3 47 (12.24%) DBA
3 47 (12.24%) SQL DBA
3 47 (12.24%) Support Analyst
4 45 (11.72%) SQL Developer
5 40 (10.42%) Support Engineer
6 35 (9.11%) Senior Developer
7 33 (8.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 32 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 32 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
9 31 (8.07%) Senior SQL Developer
10 30 (7.81%) VMware Engineer
11 26 (6.77%) Service Desk Analyst
12 25 (6.51%) Service Analyst
13 22 (5.73%) Systems Engineer
14 21 (5.47%) Server Engineer
15 20 (5.21%) .NET Developer
15 20 (5.21%) IT Analyst
15 20 (5.21%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (18.75%) .NET
2 37 (9.64%) ASP.NET
3 19 (4.95%) XML
4 17 (4.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (3.65%) AngularJS
5 14 (3.65%) HTML
6 13 (3.39%) .NET Framework
6 13 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (2.86%) CSS
8 10 (2.60%) COM+
9 9 (2.34%) WinForms
10 8 (2.08%) Web Services
11 7 (1.82%) WCF
12 6 (1.56%) Ajax
12 6 (1.56%) jQuery
13 4 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 4 (1.04%) Entity Framework
13 4 (1.04%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (1.04%) LINQ
14 3 (0.78%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.77%) Data Centre
3 16 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (3.65%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.13%) Driving Licence
6 11 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
7 9 (2.34%) Clustering
8 8 (2.08%) IVR
9 7 (1.82%) iPad
9 7 (1.82%) iPhone
10 5 (1.30%) Replication
10 5 (1.30%) Statistics
10 5 (1.30%) User Experience
11 3 (0.78%) Online Games
11 3 (0.78%) Social Network
11 3 (0.78%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.78%) Web 2.0
12 2 (0.52%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.52%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 215 (55.99%) Windows
2 171 (44.53%) Windows Server
3 86 (22.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 83 (21.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 73 (19.01%) Windows 7
6 33 (8.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (4.69%) Linux
8 16 (4.17%) Windows 8
9 13 (3.39%) Windows 10
10 9 (2.34%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.26%) Android
12 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (27.34%) ITIL
2 67 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (15.10%) Scrum
4 42 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 33 (8.59%) High Availability
6 31 (8.07%) Problem Management
6 31 (8.07%) Service Management
7 26 (6.77%) MVC
8 25 (6.51%) Capacity Planning
8 25 (6.51%) Performance Tuning
9 23 (5.99%) Unit Testing
10 20 (5.21%) ITIL V3
11 19 (4.95%) Migration
11 19 (4.95%) Time Management
12 17 (4.43%) Change Management
13 15 (3.91%) E-Commerce
14 14 (3.65%) Mentoring
14 14 (3.65%) OO
15 13 (3.39%) Penetration Testing
15 13 (3.39%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 142 (36.98%) SQL
2 74 (19.27%) C#
3 52 (13.54%) T-SQL
4 39 (10.16%) PowerShell
5 30 (7.81%) VB.NET
6 26 (6.77%) JavaScript
7 10 (2.60%) C++
7 10 (2.60%) VBA
8 6 (1.56%) R
9 4 (1.04%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.78%) Perl
10 3 (0.78%) Python
11 2 (0.52%) VB
11 2 (0.52%) VB6
12 1 (0.26%) C
Qualifications
1 125 (32.55%) MCSE
2 107 (27.86%) MCSA
3 73 (19.01%) MCITP
4 70 (18.23%) Degree
5 47 (12.24%) MCP
6 40 (10.42%) CCNA
6 40 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (9.64%) MCTS
8 31 (8.07%) Citrix Certification
9 23 (5.99%) MCDBA
10 20 (5.21%) MCDST
11 19 (4.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 18 (4.69%) CCA
12 18 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (3.39%) CCNP
14 12 (3.13%) MCSD
15 11 (2.86%) MCAD
16 7 (1.82%) CCEA
16 7 (1.82%) CCIE
17 6 (1.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.90%) SLA
2 15 (3.91%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.52%) QA
5 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 179 (46.61%) Active Directory
2 82 (21.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (10.68%) Hyper-V
4 28 (7.29%) XenApp
5 21 (5.47%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (2.86%) XenDesktop
7 10 (2.60%) Terminal Services
8 9 (2.34%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.04%) Terminal Server
9 4 (1.04%) XenServer
10 3 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.78%) vSphere
11 2 (0.52%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.52%) Xen
12 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (6.77%) SCOM
2 21 (5.47%) SCCM
3 12 (3.13%) WSUS
4 10 (2.60%) AirWatch
5 5 (1.30%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.04%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.78%) OpenView
8 2 (0.52%) DameWare
8 2 (0.52%) vMotion
9 1 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.26%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.26%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 323 (84.11%) Microsoft
2 136 (35.42%) VMware
3 68 (17.71%) Citrix
4 59 (15.36%) Cisco
5 25 (6.51%) HP
6 20 (5.21%) Veeam
7 18 (4.69%) Avaya
8 11 (2.86%) Oracle
9 10 (2.60%) Alterian
10 8 (2.08%) Forcepoint
10 8 (2.08%) NetApp
10 8 (2.08%) Sitecore
10 8 (2.08%) Sophos
11 7 (1.82%) Remedy
12 5 (1.30%) Google
13 4 (1.04%) Intel Security
13 4 (1.04%) Juniper
13 4 (1.04%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.04%) SonicWALL
13 4 (1.04%) Symantec
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