Microsoft Certification Jobs in the Midlands

Microsoft Certification
England > Midlands

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 14 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
14 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 161 206 177
Rank change year-on-year +45 -29 -40
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 161 136 198
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.43% 1.37% 1.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.00% 3.43% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 127 114 156
10th Percentile £21,500 £25,500 £25,375
25th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% -1.18% +6.25%
75th Percentile £53,750 £55,938 £53,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Midlands

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 the Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,685 3,969 3,232
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 23.89% 40.03% 29.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,838 1,314 1,664
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £25,733
25th Percentile £31,512 £36,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +8.70% +2.22%
75th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,040
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in the Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Certification in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in the Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Certification in the Midlands over the 6 months to 14 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in the Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 14 April 2024. 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
Jobs
West Midlands +43 102 £37,572 -16.04% 27
East Midlands +16 59 £42,112 +0.27% 14
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (23.60%) Microsoft Exchange
2 31 (19.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.24%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (19.25%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (5.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.62%) Trello
Business Applications
1 7 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.24%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 90 (55.90%) Microsoft 365
2 84 (52.17%) Azure
3 37 (22.98%) Power Platform
4 28 (17.39%) Entra ID
5 15 (9.32%) PowerApps
6 14 (8.70%) AWS
7 10 (6.21%) Dynamics 365
8 7 (4.35%) Azure DevOps
9 6 (3.73%) Azure Data Factory
9 6 (3.73%) Power Automate
10 4 (2.48%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 4 (2.48%) Serverless
11 3 (1.86%) GCP
11 3 (1.86%) Google Workspace
12 2 (1.24%) Azure App Service
12 2 (1.24%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 2 (1.24%) Azure Functions
12 2 (1.24%) Azure Logic Apps
12 2 (1.24%) Mimecast
12 2 (1.24%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.53%) Firewall
2 23 (14.29%) DNS
3 22 (13.66%) DHCP
4 16 (9.94%) SAN
5 13 (8.07%) Network Security
6 11 (6.83%) VPN
6 11 (6.83%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (6.21%) Internet
7 10 (6.21%) WAN
8 9 (5.59%) LAN
9 7 (4.35%) Intranet
10 6 (3.73%) Broadband
10 6 (3.73%) VLAN
11 5 (3.11%) VSAN
11 5 (3.11%) Wireless
12 4 (2.48%) NAS
12 4 (2.48%) Structured Cabling
13 3 (1.86%) TCP/IP
13 3 (1.86%) WLAN
14 2 (1.24%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (21.12%) Power BI
2 24 (14.91%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.21%) Azure SQL Database
3 10 (6.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (4.97%) Data Lake
4 8 (4.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.73%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.11%) MySQL
8 2 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.24%) Metadata
8 2 (1.24%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.24%) Power Query
8 2 (1.24%) QlikView
8 2 (1.24%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.24%) Tableau
9 1 (0.62%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.62%) ThoughtSpot
Development Applications
1 7 (4.35%) Git
2 2 (1.24%) JIRA
2 2 (1.24%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.62%) GitLab
3 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 83 (51.55%) Social Skills
2 19 (11.80%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (7.45%) Finance
4 10 (6.21%) Retail
5 7 (4.35%) Legal
5 7 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.11%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.48%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 4 (2.48%) Local Government
7 4 (2.48%) Police
8 3 (1.86%) Multimedia
9 2 (1.24%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (0.62%) Automotive
10 1 (0.62%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 41 (25.47%) IT Support
2 27 (16.77%) Support Engineer
3 24 (14.91%) IT Engineer
4 17 (10.56%) Analyst
4 17 (10.56%) DBA
5 15 (9.32%) Support Technician
6 14 (8.70%) IT Support Engineer
6 14 (8.70%) IT Support Technician
6 14 (8.70%) IT Technician
7 12 (7.45%) Architect
8 11 (6.83%) Administrator
8 11 (6.83%) SQL DBA
8 11 (6.83%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (6.21%) Consultant
10 9 (5.59%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (5.59%) Lead
10 9 (5.59%) Senior
11 8 (4.97%) Azure Engineer
12 7 (4.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 7 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.59%) .NET
2 5 (3.11%) .NET Core
2 5 (3.11%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.24%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.24%) CSS
4 2 (1.24%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.24%) HTML
4 2 (1.24%) HTML5 Canvas
4 2 (1.24%) MDX
4 2 (1.24%) PySpark
5 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET Core
5 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.62%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.62%) WCF
5 1 (0.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.80%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.45%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.21%) Private Cloud
3 10 (6.21%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (3.73%) Onboarding
4 6 (3.73%) Virtual Team
5 5 (3.11%) EPoS
5 5 (3.11%) Mobile Computing
5 5 (3.11%) PKI
6 4 (2.48%) Cloud Native
6 4 (2.48%) Clustering
6 4 (2.48%) Distributed Systems
6 4 (2.48%) Low-Code
6 4 (2.48%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.86%) CCTV
7 3 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.86%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.86%) iPad
7 3 (1.86%) Media Streaming
7 3 (1.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 90 (55.90%) Windows
2 50 (31.06%) Windows Server
3 18 (11.18%) Linux
3 18 (11.18%) Windows 10
4 13 (8.07%) Mac OS
5 9 (5.59%) Windows Server 2016
6 8 (4.97%) VMS
7 7 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (3.73%) Android
9 3 (1.86%) Unix
9 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2019
10 2 (1.24%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.24%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.62%) Debian
11 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (27.95%) Problem-Solving
2 33 (20.50%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (19.25%) ITIL
4 30 (18.63%) Customer Service
5 24 (14.91%) Agile
5 24 (14.91%) Computer Science
6 23 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 23 (14.29%) DevOps
7 21 (13.04%) Migration
7 21 (13.04%) Software Engineering
8 19 (11.80%) Presales
9 14 (8.70%) CI/CD
9 14 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 13 (8.07%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (8.07%) Project Management
11 12 (7.45%) High Availability
12 11 (6.83%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (6.21%) Scrum
13 10 (6.21%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 48 (29.81%) SQL
2 15 (9.32%) C#
3 11 (6.83%) T-SQL
4 10 (6.21%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.86%) Data Analysis Expressions
5 3 (1.86%) Python
5 3 (1.86%) TypeScript
6 2 (1.24%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.24%) PHP
6 2 (1.24%) R
7 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 60 (37.27%) Degree
2 36 (22.36%) MCSE
3 32 (19.88%) A+ Certification
4 29 (18.01%) MCP
5 22 (13.66%) MCSA
6 19 (11.80%) Azure Certification
7 18 (11.18%) CCNA
7 18 (11.18%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (9.94%) Computer Science Degree
9 13 (8.07%) DBS Check
10 11 (6.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (5.59%) Network+ Certification
12 8 (4.97%) MCITP
12 8 (4.97%) SC Cleared
12 8 (4.97%) Security Cleared
13 7 (4.35%) CompTIA Security+
14 6 (3.73%) AWS Certification
14 6 (3.73%) OCP
14 6 (3.73%) Oracle Certification
15 5 (3.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.07%) SLA
2 6 (3.73%) GDPR
3 4 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.86%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.24%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.62%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.62%) NIST
System Software
1 81 (50.31%) Active Directory
2 27 (16.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (11.80%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.59%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (5.59%) vSphere
5 7 (4.35%) Docker
6 3 (1.86%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.62%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (4.97%) SCCM
2 7 (4.35%) Kubernetes
2 7 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (3.11%) SCOM
4 4 (2.48%) AirWatch
4 4 (2.48%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.86%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (1.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 153 (95.03%) Microsoft
2 45 (27.95%) VMware
3 16 (9.94%) HP
4 15 (9.32%) Apple
5 11 (6.83%) Cisco
6 10 (6.21%) Adobe
6 10 (6.21%) Veeam
7 8 (4.97%) Nimble Storage
8 7 (4.35%) Dell
9 6 (3.73%) Citrix
9 6 (3.73%) Meraki
9 6 (3.73%) Oracle
10 5 (3.11%) ConnectWise
11 3 (1.86%) Google
11 3 (1.86%) Ruckus Wireless
11 3 (1.86%) Sage
12 2 (1.24%) Mitel
12 2 (1.24%) Remedy
12 2 (1.24%) SonicWALL
12 2 (1.24%) Sophos