Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 54 68
Rank change year-on-year -27 +14 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 8 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.21% 1.60% 2.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.06% 7.69% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 24
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.79% +22.32%
10th Percentile £27,800 £25,850 £20,200
90th Percentile £45,250 £42,750 £63,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +25.00%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leicester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 197 117 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 29.80% 20.74% 17.32%
Number of salaries quoted 134 110 118
Leicester median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,475 £20,350
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £63,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Leicester

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Leicester

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Leicester over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Leicester

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) MCSE
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) OLAP
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (25.00%) ERP
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) ETL
5 2 (25.00%) JD Edwards
5 2 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) MCTS
5 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (25.00%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) OLAP
2 2 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
2 2 (25.00%) Power BI
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) ReSharper
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Applications Support
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (25.00%) Senior IT Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) MDX
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) CMDB
1 1 (12.50%) Fintech
1 1 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Analytics
1 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
1 2 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 2 (25.00%) ERP
1 2 (25.00%) ETL
1 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
1 2 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 2 (25.00%) Scorecard
1 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) MCITP
2 2 (25.00%) MCTS
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) BitLocker
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Cognos
2 2 (25.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) RedGate
3 1 (12.50%) VMware