Period
to 16 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 45 34
Rank change year-on-year -22 -11 +19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 10 50 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.36% 4.96% 4.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.71% 15.11% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 32 29
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +53.85% -27.78%
10th Percentile £34,500 £27,515 £22,000
90th Percentile £44,050 £65,000 £46,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% -3.03%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 149 331 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 20.22% 32.80% 24.96%
Number of salaries quoted 82 181 112
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,850 £26,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £63,475
Merseyside median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - -

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Liverpool

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) MCSE
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) MCSA
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) CCNA
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) SCCM
6 3 (30.00%) SCOM
6 3 (30.00%) SCVMM
6 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (30.00%) NAS
6 3 (30.00%) XenApp
6 3 (30.00%) VB
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) Citrix
6 3 (30.00%) SAN
6 3 (30.00%) Skype
6 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
6 3 (30.00%) SCDPM
7 2 (20.00%) Office 365
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (20.00%) VoIP

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) NAS
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
1 3 (30.00%) Skype
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Server Support
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Assistant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (10.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (10.00%) Database Optimisation
4 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (30.00%) VB
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) MCSE
2 6 (60.00%) CCNA
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) MCSA
3 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CCENT
3 1 (10.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (30.00%) XenApp
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
2 3 (30.00%) SCDPM
2 3 (30.00%) SCOM
2 3 (30.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Avaya
4 1 (10.00%) Verint