The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Harrogate with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
North Yorkshire / Harrogate
Rank 40 39 57
Rank change year-on-year -1 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harrogate 2.11% 3.54% 1.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.93% 11.46% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 4
Median salary £22,000 £50,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -56.00% +51.51%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  

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 Harrogate.

Academic & Professional Certification
Harrogate
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 56 96 92
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Harrogate 23.63% 30.87% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 50 94 83
Median salary £35,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Harrogate

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Harrogate 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 Harrogate

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Harrogate

Microsoft Certification
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Harrogate region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (57.14%) Network Management
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Legal
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 4 (57.14%) Google
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) IIS
5 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Trainee
2 4 (57.14%) Trainee Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Trainee Support Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) IT Support
4 2 (28.57%) IT Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Trainee IT Support
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Support Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Google
3 2 (28.57%) VMware