The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 23 44
Rank change year-on-year -12 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 11 35 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 3.16% 8.06% 3.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.64% 25.00% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 34 19
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% -15.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +2.77%  

Microsoft Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Derbyshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 87 140 163
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 25.00% 32.26% 28.45%
Number of salaries quoted 71 102 139
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Derbyshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Derbyshire.

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Derbyshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Derbyshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Derbyshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Derby -3 10 £50,000 +42.85%
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 29 (90.63%) Microsoft
2 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 17 (53.13%) SQL
3 17 (53.13%) Windows
4 15 (46.88%) MCITP
5 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
6 13 (40.63%) Degree
6 13 (40.63%) Computer Science
6 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (37.50%) MCSE
7 12 (37.50%) MCSA
8 11 (34.38%) ETL
8 11 (34.38%) Finance
8 11 (34.38%) Data Integration
8 11 (34.38%) Master's Degree
8 11 (34.38%) Computer Science Degree
9 10 (31.25%) Office 365
10 9 (28.13%) High Availability
11 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
12 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
12 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
13 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
14 5 (15.63%) SAN
14 5 (15.63%) VMware
14 5 (15.63%) Clustering
14 5 (15.63%) DNS
14 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
14 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (12.50%) Skype

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 4 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Office 365
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.38%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) DNS
1 5 (15.63%) SAN
2 4 (12.50%) Skype
3 3 (9.38%) Firewall
3 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.25%) Internet
4 2 (6.25%) LAN
4 2 (6.25%) MPLS
4 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications
4 2 (6.25%) VoIP
4 2 (6.25%) WAN
4 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
3 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Aerospace
3 2 (6.25%) Publishing
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) DBA
1 11 (34.38%) SQL DBA
2 6 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior DBA
4 3 (9.38%) Senior SQL DBA
5 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Azure Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Build Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Cloud Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Data Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
1 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
1 3 (9.38%) CSS
1 3 (9.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.63%) Clustering
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Replication
4 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.25%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) CESG
5 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) PKI
5 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Data Integration
1 11 (34.38%) ETL
2 9 (28.13%) High Availability
3 4 (12.50%) ITIL
3 4 (12.50%) Migration
4 3 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
4 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (9.38%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (6.25%) ITSM
5 2 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (6.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.25%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Server Building
5 2 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) Analytics
6 1 (3.13%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.38%) C#
3 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) C
4 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) MCITP
2 13 (40.63%) Degree
3 12 (37.50%) MCSA
3 12 (37.50%) MCSE
4 11 (34.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (34.38%) Master's Degree
5 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 3 (9.38%) CCNA
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (9.38%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (6.25%) MCP
8 1 (3.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
3 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.38%) XenApp
4 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (9.38%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (9.38%) SCCM
2 3 (9.38%) SCOM
3 1 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) Citrix
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) Symantec