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

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 62 107 93
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 211 156 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.98% 2.51% 3.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.67% 10.71% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 179 135 205
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 £26,900 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
1194 1456 1681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.50% 23.46% 22.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1013 1116 1400
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +41 165 £37,500 +5.63% 9
South Yorkshire +20 21 £33,250 +20.90%
North Yorkshire -4 15 £27,500 +7.84% 1
East Yorkshire +7 9 - - 1
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 366 (83.37%) Microsoft
2 250 (56.95%) Windows
3 201 (45.79%) Windows Server
4 186 (42.37%) Active Directory
5 183 (41.69%) MS Excel
6 173 (39.41%) SQL Server
7 162 (36.90%) SQL
8 159 (36.22%) MCSE
9 157 (35.76%) VMware
10 136 (30.98%) ITIL
11 131 (29.84%) MCSA
12 108 (24.60%) Windows Server 2008
13 95 (21.64%) VMware Infrastructure
14 94 (21.41%) Citrix
15 93 (21.18%) Windows Server 2012
16 92 (20.96%) MS Exchange
16 92 (20.96%) C#
17 84 (19.13%) .NET
17 84 (19.13%) Degree
18 81 (18.45%) MCITP
19 80 (18.22%) Windows 7
20 79 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
21 74 (16.86%) SQL Server 2008
22 72 (16.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 68 (15.49%) MCP
24 67 (15.26%) T-SQL
25 65 (14.81%) SAN
26 63 (14.35%) Finance
27 59 (13.44%) Scrum
28 57 (12.98%) Cisco

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 92 (20.96%) MS Exchange
2 44 (10.02%) SharePoint
3 35 (7.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (7.52%) IIS
5 14 (3.19%) SAS
6 10 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (1.14%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.46%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.46%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 183 (41.69%) MS Excel
2 56 (12.76%) MS Office
3 15 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.46%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 43 (9.79%) Office 365
2 11 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.82%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (14.81%) SAN
2 52 (11.85%) LAN
2 52 (11.85%) WAN
3 49 (11.16%) VPN
4 48 (10.93%) DNS
5 44 (10.02%) DHCP
6 40 (9.11%) Firewall
7 36 (8.20%) TCP/IP
8 18 (4.10%) Remote Desktop
9 12 (2.73%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (2.51%) VLAN
11 10 (2.28%) VoIP
12 9 (2.05%) ADSL
12 9 (2.05%) Internet
12 9 (2.05%) MPLS
13 8 (1.82%) Wireless
14 7 (1.59%) NAS
15 2 (0.46%) NetScaler
15 2 (0.46%) Skype
15 2 (0.46%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (39.41%) SQL Server
2 74 (16.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 72 (16.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 52 (11.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 28 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (5.24%) SQL Server 2014
7 22 (5.01%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (4.78%) Relational Database
9 17 (3.87%) SSDT
10 16 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (2.28%) MS Access
11 10 (2.28%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (1.59%) QlikView
13 6 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
14 5 (1.14%) Data Mining
14 5 (1.14%) Power BI
15 4 (0.91%) Biml
15 4 (0.91%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 4 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 3 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (7.29%) Visual Studio
2 28 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.59%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.91%) JIRA
4 4 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 63 (14.35%) Finance
2 15 (3.42%) Games
3 13 (2.96%) Banking
3 13 (2.96%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.05%) Legal
4 9 (2.05%) Marketing
5 7 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.91%) Advertising
7 3 (0.68%) Retail
8 2 (0.46%) German Language
9 1 (0.23%) Billing
9 1 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 99 (22.55%) Developer
2 80 (18.22%) Analyst
3 52 (11.85%) SQL Developer
4 45 (10.25%) Support Engineer
5 43 (9.79%) Support Analyst
6 42 (9.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 42 (9.57%) DBA
6 42 (9.57%) SQL DBA
7 37 (8.43%) Senior Developer
8 36 (8.20%) IT Support
8 36 (8.20%) Service Analyst
8 36 (8.20%) Service Desk Analyst
9 35 (7.97%) Senior SQL Developer
9 35 (7.97%) Windows Engineer
10 34 (7.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 28 (6.38%) IT Analyst
12 27 (6.15%) .NET Developer
12 27 (6.15%) Server Engineer
13 26 (5.92%) 3rd Line Support
13 26 (5.92%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (19.13%) .NET
2 48 (10.93%) ASP.NET
3 24 (5.47%) AngularJS
4 22 (5.01%) ASP.NET Web API
4 22 (5.01%) HTML
5 21 (4.78%) CSS
6 18 (4.10%) XML
7 17 (3.87%) .NET Framework
8 14 (3.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (2.96%) Web Services
10 10 (2.28%) COM+
10 10 (2.28%) jQuery
10 10 (2.28%) WCF
11 9 (2.05%) WinForms
12 8 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 8 (1.82%) LINQ
13 7 (1.59%) Ajax
13 7 (1.59%) Entity Framework
13 7 (1.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (1.37%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.15%) Data Centre
3 18 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (3.64%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.73%) Driving Licence
6 9 (2.05%) Visualisation
7 8 (1.82%) IVR
7 8 (1.82%) Statistics
7 8 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (1.37%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.37%) Clustering
9 5 (1.14%) iPad
9 5 (1.14%) iPhone
9 5 (1.14%) Online Games
9 5 (1.14%) Social Network
9 5 (1.14%) User Experience
9 5 (1.14%) Web 2.0
10 4 (0.91%) Replication
11 2 (0.46%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.46%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 250 (56.95%) Windows
2 201 (45.79%) Windows Server
3 108 (24.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 93 (21.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 80 (18.22%) Windows 7
6 42 (9.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (5.47%) Linux
8 23 (5.24%) Windows 8
9 13 (2.96%) Windows 10
10 12 (2.73%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.46%) Android
12 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (30.98%) ITIL
2 79 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (13.44%) Scrum
4 37 (8.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 35 (7.97%) MVC
6 32 (7.29%) High Availability
7 31 (7.06%) Unit Testing
8 30 (6.83%) Problem Management
9 27 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
10 25 (5.69%) Service Management
11 23 (5.24%) ITIL V3
11 23 (5.24%) Time Management
12 20 (4.56%) Capacity Planning
12 20 (4.56%) Mentoring
13 19 (4.33%) E-Commerce
14 17 (3.87%) Migration
15 16 (3.64%) OO
16 15 (3.42%) Service Delivery
17 14 (3.19%) CRM
18 13 (2.96%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 162 (36.90%) SQL
2 92 (20.96%) C#
3 67 (15.26%) T-SQL
4 38 (8.66%) PowerShell
5 35 (7.97%) JavaScript
6 32 (7.29%) VB.NET
7 10 (2.28%) C++
7 10 (2.28%) VBA
8 8 (1.82%) R
9 5 (1.14%) Perl
9 5 (1.14%) Python
10 4 (0.91%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.46%) VB
11 2 (0.46%) VB6
12 1 (0.23%) C
Qualifications
1 159 (36.22%) MCSE
2 131 (29.84%) MCSA
3 84 (19.13%) Degree
4 81 (18.45%) MCITP
5 68 (15.49%) MCP
6 41 (9.34%) Cisco Certification
6 41 (9.34%) Citrix Certification
7 39 (8.88%) MCTS
8 37 (8.43%) CCNA
9 25 (5.69%) ITIL Certification
10 23 (5.24%) MCDST
11 22 (5.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 20 (4.56%) CCA
13 19 (4.33%) MCDBA
14 16 (3.64%) MCSD
15 15 (3.42%) MCAD
16 9 (2.05%) CCEA
17 8 (1.82%) CCIE
17 8 (1.82%) CCNP
18 6 (1.37%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (10.71%) SLA
2 18 (4.10%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.91%) QA
5 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 186 (42.37%) Active Directory
2 95 (21.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (11.62%) Hyper-V
4 47 (10.71%) XenApp
5 22 (5.01%) XenDesktop
6 21 (4.78%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (2.73%) Terminal Services
8 10 (2.28%) VMware ESX
9 7 (1.59%) XenServer
10 5 (1.14%) vSphere
11 3 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.68%) Xen
12 2 (0.46%) MetaFrame
12 2 (0.46%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.23%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 36 (8.20%) SCOM
2 27 (6.15%) SCCM
3 13 (2.96%) AirWatch
4 11 (2.51%) WSUS
5 5 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (1.14%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.91%) DameWare
7 3 (0.68%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.68%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (0.68%) OpenView
8 2 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.46%) Nagios
8 2 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.46%) Opsview
8 2 (0.46%) Perfmon
8 2 (0.46%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.46%) SmoothWall
8 2 (0.46%) vMotion
8 2 (0.46%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 366 (83.37%) Microsoft
2 157 (35.76%) VMware
3 94 (21.41%) Citrix
4 57 (12.98%) Cisco
5 29 (6.61%) HP
6 18 (4.10%) Veeam
7 17 (3.87%) Avaya
8 13 (2.96%) NetApp
9 10 (2.28%) Alterian
9 10 (2.28%) Forcepoint
9 10 (2.28%) Oracle
9 10 (2.28%) Sophos
10 7 (1.59%) SolarWinds
10 7 (1.59%) SonicWALL
11 5 (1.14%) Apple
11 5 (1.14%) Intel Security
11 5 (1.14%) Mitel
11 5 (1.14%) Remedy
11 5 (1.14%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.91%) Red Hat
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