Period
to 26 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 26 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 99 76 79
Rank change year-on-year -23 +3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 9 19 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.81% 1.93% 2.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.69% 13.29% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 38
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £36,000 £34,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £45,750 £59,250 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +21.43%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 244 143 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 22.06% 14.52% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 115 131 222
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,500 £23,750 £24,025
90th Percentile £62,500 £70,000 £60,900
East Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.20% -2.35% +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Leicestershire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Leicestershire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 26 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -16 7 £42,500 +6.25%
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 2019, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 6 (66.67%) MCSE
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) MCTS
2 4 (44.44%) MCITP
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) ERP
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) JD Edwards
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) OLAP
4 2 (22.22%) MCSA
4 2 (22.22%) Cognos
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) NetSuite
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (22.22%) Power BI

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (22.22%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (22.22%) Power Platform
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) VLAN
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (22.22%) OLAP
2 2 (22.22%) Power BI
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) PC Support
4 1 (11.11%) PC Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SCCM Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Server Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Server Support
4 1 (11.11%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) EDI
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Scorecard
3 2 (22.22%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
4 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) MCSE
2 4 (44.44%) MCITP
2 4 (44.44%) MCTS
3 2 (22.22%) MCSA
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (11.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Cognos
2 2 (22.22%) JD Edwards
3 1 (11.11%) VMware