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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 83 64 71
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 203 254 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.94% 3.59% 3.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.16% 14.99% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 174 202 159
Average salary £41,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.69% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £26,500 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%
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
1670 1694 1371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.20% 23.97% 25.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1388 1361 1043
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,025 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,900 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -7 140 £35,000 -4.10% 16
North Yorkshire -2 51 £45,000 +28.57% 1
South Yorkshire -35 10 £24,150 -42.50% 8
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 349 (82.90%) Microsoft
2 212 (50.36%) Windows
3 166 (39.43%) Active Directory
4 157 (37.29%) VMware
5 155 (36.82%) SQL
6 151 (35.87%) MS Excel
7 146 (34.68%) MCSE
8 136 (32.30%) ITIL
9 122 (28.98%) SQL Server
10 109 (25.89%) MS Exchange
11 100 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
12 98 (23.28%) .NET
13 93 (22.09%) Cisco
14 91 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
15 87 (20.67%) C#
16 85 (20.19%) Citrix
17 82 (19.48%) Windows Server 2012
18 80 (19.00%) ASP.NET
19 79 (18.76%) JavaScript
20 78 (18.53%) HTML
21 76 (18.05%) SAN
22 74 (17.58%) MS Office
22 74 (17.58%) CSS
23 70 (16.63%) Windows Server 2008
24 68 (16.15%) SharePoint
25 66 (15.68%) jQuery
26 65 (15.44%) MVC
27 64 (15.20%) LAN
28 63 (14.96%) Visual Studio
29 62 (14.73%) Cisco Certification

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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
1 109 (25.89%) MS Exchange
2 68 (16.15%) SharePoint
3 60 (14.25%) IIS
4 57 (13.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 45 (10.69%) Lync
6 43 (10.21%) Exchange Server 2003
7 32 (7.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (4.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (1.66%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.71%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.71%) CMS
13 2 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.48%) Kentico
14 1 (0.24%) NServiceBus
14 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 151 (35.87%) MS Excel
2 74 (17.58%) MS Office
3 5 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (4.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.24%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.24%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 53 (12.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (10.45%) Office 365
3 17 (4.04%) SaaS
4 1 (0.24%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 76 (18.05%) SAN
2 64 (15.20%) LAN
3 58 (13.78%) WAN
4 51 (12.11%) DNS
5 47 (11.16%) Firewall
6 45 (10.69%) TCP/IP
7 35 (8.31%) VoIP
8 34 (8.08%) DHCP
9 32 (7.60%) VPN
10 23 (5.46%) Wireless
10 23 (5.46%) Network Security
11 18 (4.28%) Unified Communications
12 16 (3.80%) NAS
13 15 (3.56%) MPLS
14 13 (3.09%) Internet
14 13 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (2.14%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (1.90%) BGP
17 7 (1.66%) DMZ
18 4 (0.95%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (28.98%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (5.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (4.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (3.33%) Relational Database
6 13 (3.09%) MySQL
7 12 (2.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.14%) OLTP
9 8 (1.90%) RDBMS
9 8 (1.90%) NoSQL
10 7 (1.66%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (1.19%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.19%) OLAP
13 4 (0.95%) CouchDB
13 4 (0.95%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 63 (14.96%) Visual Studio
2 44 (10.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.95%) Cucumber
3 4 (0.95%) SpecFlow
3 4 (0.95%) Selenium
4 3 (0.71%) MSI
4 3 (0.71%) AdminStudio
5 2 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 33 (7.84%) Finance
2 19 (4.51%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.09%) Retail
4 10 (2.38%) Back Office
5 9 (2.14%) Legal
6 6 (1.43%) Marketing
7 4 (0.95%) Law
8 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.48%) Advertising
9 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 97 (23.04%) Developer
2 66 (15.68%) Analyst
3 44 (10.45%) .NET Developer
4 43 (10.21%) Senior Developer
5 39 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 25 (5.94%) Service Analyst
7 24 (5.70%) Service Desk Analyst
7 24 (5.70%) Technical Support
8 22 (5.23%) Support Analyst
8 22 (5.23%) Server Engineer
8 22 (5.23%) Senior .NET Developer
9 21 (4.99%) C# Developer
10 19 (4.51%) Support Engineer
10 19 (4.51%) Network Engineer
11 18 (4.28%) Systems Engineer
11 18 (4.28%) C# .NET Developer
12 16 (3.80%) 2nd Line Support
13 15 (3.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 14 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 13 (3.09%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (23.28%) .NET
2 80 (19.00%) ASP.NET
3 78 (18.53%) HTML
4 74 (17.58%) CSS
5 66 (15.68%) jQuery
6 60 (14.25%) .NET Framework
7 55 (13.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 51 (12.11%) Entity Framework
8 51 (12.11%) Ajax
9 46 (10.93%) KnockoutJS
10 38 (9.03%) HTML5
11 36 (8.55%) CSS3
12 19 (4.51%) LINQ
12 19 (4.51%) JSON
13 18 (4.28%) Web Services
13 18 (4.28%) AngularJS
13 18 (4.28%) SignalR
14 13 (3.09%) WCF
15 9 (2.14%) COM
16 6 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.99%) Blackberry
2 16 (3.80%) Clustering
2 16 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.56%) Replication
4 8 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (1.90%) Data Centre
5 7 (1.66%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.66%) Statistics
6 6 (1.43%) iPhone
6 6 (1.43%) EqualLogic
7 5 (1.19%) iPad
7 5 (1.19%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.19%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.19%) E-Learning
8 4 (0.95%) User Experience
9 3 (0.71%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.48%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.48%) SecurID
10 2 (0.48%) HP Storage
10 2 (0.48%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 212 (50.36%) Windows
2 82 (19.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 70 (16.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (11.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 39 (9.26%) Windows 7
6 36 (8.55%) Windows XP
7 35 (8.31%) Linux
8 28 (6.65%) Windows 8
9 11 (2.61%) UNIX
10 5 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.19%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.95%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.71%) HPUX
12 3 (0.71%) Android
12 3 (0.71%) SUSE
12 3 (0.71%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.48%) Debian
13 2 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.48%) AIX
14 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (32.30%) ITIL
2 100 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (15.44%) MVC
4 48 (11.40%) Scrum
5 44 (10.45%) Kanban
6 42 (9.98%) Change Management
7 36 (8.55%) Technical Architecture
8 35 (8.31%) OO
9 32 (7.60%) TDD
10 27 (6.41%) Service Management
11 26 (6.18%) OOP
11 26 (6.18%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (5.70%) Performance Tuning
13 21 (4.99%) Web Development
14 20 (4.75%) Load Balancing
14 20 (4.75%) CRM
14 20 (4.75%) Service Delivery
14 20 (4.75%) Disaster Recovery
15 19 (4.51%) Migration
16 18 (4.28%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 155 (36.82%) SQL
2 87 (20.67%) C#
3 79 (18.76%) JavaScript
4 29 (6.89%) T-SQL
5 17 (4.04%) PowerShell
6 8 (1.90%) VB.NET
7 6 (1.43%) VB
8 2 (0.48%) Objective-C
8 2 (0.48%) VB6
Qualifications
1 146 (34.68%) MCSE
2 62 (14.73%) Cisco Certification
3 56 (13.30%) MCSA
4 54 (12.83%) MCP
5 50 (11.88%) CCNA
6 43 (10.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 41 (9.74%) MCITP
8 38 (9.03%) MCSD
9 37 (8.79%) Degree
10 32 (7.60%) MCTS
11 29 (6.89%) CCNP
12 28 (6.65%) MCDST
13 19 (4.51%) ITIL Certification
14 18 (4.28%) CCA
14 18 (4.28%) Citrix Certification
15 13 (3.09%) MCPD
16 11 (2.61%) Security Cleared
17 10 (2.38%) MOS
17 10 (2.38%) MCDBA
17 10 (2.38%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.03%) SLA
2 16 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.24%) QA
System Software
1 166 (39.43%) Active Directory
2 91 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (12.11%) vSphere
4 43 (10.21%) Hyper-V
5 26 (6.18%) VMware ESXi
6 25 (5.94%) XenApp
7 17 (4.04%) XenDesktop
7 17 (4.04%) VMware ESX
8 16 (3.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 11 (2.61%) XenServer
10 8 (1.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 7 (1.66%) VMware Server
12 6 (1.43%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.48%) NFS
13 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.24%) Xen
14 1 (0.24%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.24%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 32 (7.60%) SCCM
1 32 (7.60%) SCOM
2 16 (3.80%) vMotion
3 15 (3.56%) SCVMM
4 12 (2.85%) AirWatch
5 11 (2.61%) Backup Exec
6 10 (2.38%) WSUS
7 8 (1.90%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.71%) ZENworks
9 3 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (0.48%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.48%) ARCserve
11 1 (0.24%) Legato
11 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.24%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 349 (82.90%) Microsoft
2 157 (37.29%) VMware
3 93 (22.09%) Cisco
4 85 (20.19%) Citrix
5 38 (9.03%) HP
6 35 (8.31%) NetApp
7 20 (4.75%) CommVault
8 19 (4.51%) Riverbed
9 16 (3.80%) Oracle
10 15 (3.56%) Dell
11 14 (3.33%) Meraki
12 10 (2.38%) Veeam
13 9 (2.14%) EMC
13 9 (2.14%) Symantec
14 7 (1.66%) CheckPoint
14 7 (1.66%) BT
15 6 (1.43%) WatchGuard
15 6 (1.43%) Apple
16 5 (1.19%) Avaya
16 5 (1.19%) Juniper
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