Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 82 72
Rank change year-on-year +6 -10 +18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 22 23 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.23% 1.91% 2.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.01% 11.22% 12.30%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 35
Leicestershire median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +51.79%
10th Percentile £30,000 £36,250 £19,700
90th Percentile £59,000 £50,000 £63,750
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +25.00% -2.86%

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 157 205 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 15.92% 17.03% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 140 173 235
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,925 £26,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £56,450 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84% +1.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram 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 22 July 2018. 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 -10 13 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Loughborough +10 1 £57,500 +53.33%
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 14 (63.64%) Windows
3 11 (50.00%) MCSE
4 8 (36.36%) ITIL
4 8 (36.36%) Office 365
5 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (31.82%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (31.82%) CRM
5 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
5 7 (31.82%) Windows 10
6 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (27.27%) BitLocker
6 6 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (27.27%) Load Balancing
6 6 (27.27%) Degree
6 6 (27.27%) Windows 8
6 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (27.27%) SaaS
6 6 (27.27%) PaaS
7 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
7 5 (22.73%) WAN
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
8 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
8 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 4 (18.18%) LAN
8 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
8 4 (18.18%) Finance

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 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (4.55%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Office 365
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (27.27%) PaaS
3 6 (27.27%) SaaS
4 1 (4.55%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) WAN
2 4 (18.18%) LAN
2 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.64%) Wireless
4 2 (9.09%) DNS
5 1 (4.55%) DHCP
5 1 (4.55%) NAS
5 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) OLAP
4 1 (4.55%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (4.55%) Power BI
4 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) ReSharper
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Consultant
1 6 (27.27%) CRM Consultant
1 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) IT Support
4 3 (13.64%) Applications Support
4 3 (13.64%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) IT Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Applications Support
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Senior IT Support
4 3 (13.64%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
1 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
1 1 (4.55%) jQuery
1 1 (4.55%) MDX
1 1 (4.55%) REST
1 1 (4.55%) SOAP
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) CMDB
3 2 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.55%) Fintech
4 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows 10
3 6 (27.27%) Windows 8
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.55%) Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Unix
6 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) CRM
3 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 6 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
5 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.64%) ERP
6 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.09%) IT Strategy
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) Analytics
7 1 (4.55%) Contract Management
7 1 (4.55%) Dashboard Development
7 1 (4.55%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.55%) Proactive Monitoring
7 1 (4.55%) Scorecard
7 1 (4.55%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) VB
3 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) MCSE
2 6 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (13.64%) MCITP
3 3 (13.64%) MCTS
4 2 (9.09%) MCP
4 2 (9.09%) MCSA
5 1 (4.55%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) BitLocker
3 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.55%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Cognos
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.55%) RedGate