The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 72 108
Rank change year-on-year -7 +36  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 78 116 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.92% 3.58% 2.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.81% 13.58% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 74 106 68
Median salary £45,000 £32,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.40% -6.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £22,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £55,000 £51,500
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 the East Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 565 854 984
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 21.14% 26.38% 26.25%
Number of salaries quoted 475 664 746
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in the East Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

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

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in the East Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the East Midlands 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
Nottinghamshire +3 41 £45,000 +50.00%
Derbyshire -12 11 £50,000 +42.85%
Northamptonshire +4 9 £57,500 +91.66% 2
Leicestershire -4 9 £37,500 -31.81%
Lincolnshire +10 2 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Microsoft Certification
England

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 156 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 111 (65.68%) MCSE
3 109 (64.50%) Windows
4 90 (53.25%) Active Directory
5 79 (46.75%) VMware
6 77 (45.56%) SQL Server
7 67 (39.64%) SQL
8 62 (36.69%) Windows Server
9 60 (35.50%) MCITP
10 57 (33.73%) Degree
11 49 (28.99%) NetApp
12 48 (28.40%) ITIL
13 46 (27.22%) MCSA
14 45 (26.63%) SAN
15 43 (25.44%) MS Exchange
16 40 (23.67%) SQL Server 2008
17 38 (22.49%) Office 365
18 37 (21.89%) SCCM
18 37 (21.89%) Hyper-V
19 35 (20.71%) Citrix
19 35 (20.71%) Windows Server 2012
20 34 (20.12%) Firewall
21 33 (19.53%) Exchange Server 2010
22 32 (18.93%) Microsoft Azure
22 32 (18.93%) VMware Infrastructure
22 32 (18.93%) High Availability
23 31 (18.34%) SQL Server 2005
24 30 (17.75%) vSphere
25 26 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
26 25 (14.79%) Cisco

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 43 (25.44%) MS Exchange
2 33 (19.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (8.88%) SharePoint
4 13 (7.69%) Skype for Business
5 7 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (4.14%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.59%) IIS
7 1 (0.59%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (4.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 38 (22.49%) Office 365
2 32 (18.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (8.28%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (5.33%) IaaS
5 7 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.78%) PaaS
7 2 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (26.63%) SAN
2 34 (20.12%) Firewall
3 20 (11.83%) Internet
4 13 (7.69%) Skype
5 12 (7.10%) WAN
6 10 (5.92%) LAN
7 9 (5.33%) DNS
8 7 (4.14%) DHCP
8 7 (4.14%) VLAN
9 6 (3.55%) TCP/IP
9 6 (3.55%) Wireless
10 4 (2.37%) Unified Communications
10 4 (2.37%) VoIP
10 4 (2.37%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.78%) H.323
11 3 (1.78%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (1.78%) RTP
11 3 (1.78%) VPN
11 3 (1.78%) Wireless Security
12 2 (1.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (45.56%) SQL Server
2 40 (23.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (18.34%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (12.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (6.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.96%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.96%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.78%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (1.18%) MySQL
10 2 (1.18%) OLAP
10 2 (1.18%) OLTP
11 1 (0.59%) Power BI
11 1 (0.59%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (7.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (10.06%) Law
2 12 (7.10%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.51%) Finance
4 6 (3.55%) Spanish Language
5 4 (2.37%) Portuguese Language
6 3 (1.78%) Retail
7 2 (1.18%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.18%) Games
7 2 (1.18%) Polish Language
7 2 (1.18%) Publishing
8 1 (0.59%) Automotive
8 1 (0.59%) French Language
8 1 (0.59%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.59%) Legal
8 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (26.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (17.16%) Analyst
3 17 (10.06%) Technical Engineer
4 15 (8.88%) Architect
4 15 (8.88%) Windows Engineer
5 14 (8.28%) Consultant
5 14 (8.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 14 (8.28%) Infrastructure Architect
5 14 (8.28%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (8.28%) VMware Architect
5 14 (8.28%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
6 13 (7.69%) DBA
6 13 (7.69%) IT Manager
6 13 (7.69%) SQL DBA
7 12 (7.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 12 (7.10%) IT Support
8 11 (6.51%) Developer
8 11 (6.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (5.92%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.47%) .NET
2 10 (5.92%) ASP.NET
2 10 (5.92%) CSS
2 10 (5.92%) HTML
3 8 (4.73%) XML
4 7 (4.14%) Ajax
4 7 (4.14%) HTML5
4 7 (4.14%) jQuery
5 2 (1.18%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.59%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (0.59%) Middleware
6 1 (0.59%) REST
6 1 (0.59%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.59%) SOAP
6 1 (0.59%) UDDI
6 1 (0.59%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.02%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (7.10%) Data Centre
4 9 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.73%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (4.73%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.14%) Clustering
7 6 (3.55%) Private Cloud
8 5 (2.96%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.78%) FMCG
9 3 (1.78%) Replication
10 2 (1.18%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (1.18%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.59%) CESG
11 1 (0.59%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.59%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.59%) NHS
11 1 (0.59%) PKI
11 1 (0.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 109 (64.50%) Windows
2 62 (36.69%) Windows Server
3 35 (20.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (13.02%) Windows 10
5 18 (10.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (10.06%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.37%) Linux
8 4 (2.37%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.18%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (28.40%) ITIL
2 32 (18.93%) High Availability
3 19 (11.24%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (10.65%) ETL
5 14 (8.28%) Document Management
5 14 (8.28%) PRINCE2
6 11 (6.51%) Data Integration
6 11 (6.51%) Migration
7 10 (5.92%) Performance Monitoring
7 10 (5.92%) Presales
8 9 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (5.33%) Capacity Management
8 9 (5.33%) Problem Management
9 8 (4.73%) CRM
10 7 (4.14%) Project Management
10 7 (4.14%) Service Delivery
10 7 (4.14%) Workflow
11 6 (3.55%) ERP
11 6 (3.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (39.64%) SQL
2 15 (8.88%) C#
3 10 (5.92%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.73%) PowerShell
4 8 (4.73%) T-SQL
5 7 (4.14%) VBScript
6 5 (2.96%) VB
7 1 (0.59%) C
7 1 (0.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 111 (65.68%) MCSE
2 60 (35.50%) MCITP
3 57 (33.73%) Degree
4 46 (27.22%) MCSA
5 26 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (13.02%) CCNA
7 20 (11.83%) Computer Science Degree
8 18 (10.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (8.28%) SC Cleared
9 14 (8.28%) Security Cleared
10 11 (6.51%) Master's Degree
11 7 (4.14%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (3.55%) CCNP
12 6 (3.55%) CISSP
12 6 (3.55%) MCP
13 5 (2.96%) MCTS
13 5 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (2.37%) CCIE
14 4 (2.37%) VCP5
15 3 (1.78%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.24%) SLA
2 5 (2.96%) QA
3 2 (1.18%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.59%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 90 (53.25%) Active Directory
2 37 (21.89%) Hyper-V
3 32 (18.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (17.75%) vSphere
5 5 (2.96%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.78%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.78%) XenApp
7 2 (1.18%) Snort
7 2 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.59%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 37 (21.89%) SCCM
2 20 (11.83%) SCOM
3 17 (10.06%) SCSM
4 6 (3.55%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (2.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (2.37%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (1.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (1.18%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.18%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 156 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 79 (46.75%) VMware
3 49 (28.99%) NetApp
4 35 (20.71%) Citrix
5 25 (14.79%) Cisco
6 16 (9.47%) SonicWALL
7 14 (8.28%) HP
8 10 (5.92%) iManage
9 7 (4.14%) Apple
10 5 (2.96%) Tableau
11 3 (1.78%) Avaya
11 3 (1.78%) Juniper
11 3 (1.78%) ProCurve
11 3 (1.78%) Red Box
11 3 (1.78%) SAP
11 3 (1.78%) Symantec
12 2 (1.18%) IBM
12 2 (1.18%) Veeam
13 1 (0.59%) Interwoven
13 1 (0.59%) Riverbed
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