The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hull with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 19 26
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 20 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hull 9.62% 11.76% 0.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.32% 38.89% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 1
Median salary £22,500 £44,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.86% +76.00%  
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 Hull.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hull
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 79 36 17
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hull 37.98% 30.25% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 64 19 13
Median salary £26,000 £30,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -40.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Hull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hull 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 Hull

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Hull

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Hull

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hull region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 28 (96.55%) MCSA
2 27 (93.10%) Windows
3 26 (89.66%) Microsoft
4 22 (75.86%) MCSE
4 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
4 22 (75.86%) Degree
4 22 (75.86%) Windows Server
5 21 (72.41%) Perfmon
5 21 (72.41%) WebEx
5 21 (72.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (72.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (72.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 21 (72.41%) DameWare
5 21 (72.41%) MCP
5 21 (72.41%) Windows XP
6 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (68.97%) SQL Server 2000
6 20 (68.97%) Replication
6 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (55.17%) LAN
7 16 (55.17%) WAN
8 14 (48.28%) VPN
8 14 (48.28%) HND
8 14 (48.28%) Computer Science
8 14 (48.28%) GNVQ
8 14 (48.28%) Computer Science Degree
9 13 (44.83%) Hyper-V
9 13 (44.83%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (44.83%) Management Information System

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hull 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 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (72.41%) WebEx
2 16 (55.17%) LAN
2 16 (55.17%) WAN
3 14 (48.28%) VPN
4 1 (3.45%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) ISDN
4 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
2 21 (72.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 21 (72.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 21 (72.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (68.97%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Server Engineer
1 20 (68.97%) Windows Engineer
1 20 (68.97%) Windows Server Engineer
2 19 (65.52%) Support Engineer
3 13 (44.83%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 13 (44.83%) 2nd Line Support
3 13 (44.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 13 (44.83%) Server Support
3 13 (44.83%) Windows Server Support
3 13 (44.83%) Windows Support Engineer
4 8 (27.59%) LAN Engineer
4 8 (27.59%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 8 (27.59%) WAN Engineer
5 7 (24.14%) Service Desk Engineer
6 6 (20.69%) 1st Line Engineer
6 6 (20.69%) Field Engineer
6 6 (20.69%) Field Support Engineer
7 4 (13.79%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (13.79%) Desktop Support
7 4 (13.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 20 (68.97%) Replication
2 14 (48.28%) Computer Science
3 13 (44.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (93.10%) Windows
2 22 (75.86%) Windows Server
3 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (72.41%) Windows XP
4 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
5 5 (17.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Information Security
1 13 (44.83%) ITIL
1 13 (44.83%) Service Management
2 4 (13.79%) Time Management
3 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.45%) ETL
3 1 (3.45%) High Availability
3 1 (3.45%) Migration
3 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.45%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (96.55%) MCSA
2 22 (75.86%) Degree
2 22 (75.86%) MCSE
3 21 (72.41%) MCP
4 14 (48.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (48.28%) GNVQ
4 14 (48.28%) HND
5 8 (27.59%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (6.90%) CCNA
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
7 1 (3.45%) MCITP
7 1 (3.45%) MCTS
7 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (44.83%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 7 (24.14%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Hyper-V
1 13 (44.83%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
3 4 (13.79%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.34%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (72.41%) DameWare
1 21 (72.41%) Perfmon
2 4 (13.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco