Microsoft Certification Jobs in the North of England

Microsoft Certification
England > North of England

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

6 months to
2 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 177 294 208
Rank change year-on-year +117 -86 +21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 193 154 303
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 1.38% 0.86% 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.83% 3.16% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 162 126 205
10th Percentile £25,575 £23,750 £26,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £26,063 £29,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,250 £40,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.79% +1.25% -5.88%
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,931 £55,175
90th Percentile £62,950 £62,500 £64,500
England median annual salary £46,500 £45,143 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.01% -4.96% +5.56%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North of England

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 North of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,312 4,871 4,998
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 23.66% 27.26% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,248 1,845 2,487
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,600 £28,189
25th Percentile £36,178 £38,320 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £49,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +7.14% -2.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £85,000 £75,000
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 North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in the North of England

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Certification in the North of England.

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in the North of England

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Certification in the North of England over the 6 months to 2 March 2024.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in the North of England

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the North of England region over the 6 months to 2 March 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
North West +61 88 £45,000 -10.00% 42
Yorkshire +95 60 £45,000 +38.46% 30
North East +44 45 £32,500 +23.81% 8
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North of England 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 39 (20.21%) Microsoft Exchange
2 23 (11.92%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.07%) CMS
3 4 (2.07%) IIS
3 4 (2.07%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.04%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.52%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (8.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (4.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 120 (62.18%) Azure
2 91 (47.15%) Microsoft 365
3 38 (19.69%) Power Platform
4 22 (11.40%) Entra ID
5 11 (5.70%) Azure DevOps
5 11 (5.70%) Dynamics 365
6 10 (5.18%) AWS
7 7 (3.63%) OneDrive
8 4 (2.07%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (2.07%) Power Automate
8 4 (2.07%) PowerApps
9 3 (1.55%) IaaS
9 3 (1.55%) Snowflake
10 2 (1.04%) Azure Logic Apps
10 2 (1.04%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 2 (1.04%) GCP
10 2 (1.04%) PaaS
10 2 (1.04%) WhatsApp
11 1 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.52%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (15.03%) Broadband
2 24 (12.44%) Firewall
3 18 (9.33%) SAN
4 12 (6.22%) VPN
5 11 (5.70%) LAN
6 10 (5.18%) VoIP
7 9 (4.66%) Internet
7 9 (4.66%) TCP/IP
8 8 (4.15%) DNS
9 7 (3.63%) DHCP
9 7 (3.63%) VLAN
9 7 (3.63%) WAN
10 6 (3.11%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (2.07%) Network Security
11 4 (2.07%) Skype
12 3 (1.55%) WLAN
13 2 (1.04%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
14 1 (0.52%) IPv4
14 1 (0.52%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (24.87%) SQL Server
2 32 (16.58%) Power BI
3 26 (13.47%) Azure SQL Database
4 10 (5.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.11%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (3.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.07%) Data Lake
7 4 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.04%) Big Data
8 2 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.04%) QlikView
9 1 (0.52%) DTS
9 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (1.04%) JIRA
2 1 (0.52%) GitLab
2 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
General
1 89 (46.11%) Social Skills
2 27 (13.99%) Organisational Skills
3 18 (9.33%) Finance
4 12 (6.22%) Telecoms
5 11 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.15%) Law
6 8 (4.15%) Public Sector
6 8 (4.15%) Retail
7 6 (3.11%) Games
7 6 (3.11%) Legal
8 5 (2.59%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 5 (2.59%) Marketing
9 3 (1.55%) Back Office
9 3 (1.55%) Banking
9 3 (1.55%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.55%) Social Housing
10 2 (1.04%) Local Government
11 1 (0.52%) Agriculture
11 1 (0.52%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 39 (20.21%) IT Support
2 38 (19.69%) Support Engineer
3 27 (13.99%) DBA
3 27 (13.99%) SQL DBA
4 25 (12.95%) IT Engineer
5 24 (12.44%) 3rd Line Support
6 23 (11.92%) IT Support Engineer
7 17 (8.81%) 2nd Line Support
7 17 (8.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 15 (7.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 15 (7.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 15 (7.77%) Analyst
8 15 (7.77%) Senior
9 14 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 14 (7.25%) Lead
10 12 (6.22%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 12 (6.22%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (6.22%) IT Manager
10 12 (6.22%) Service Analyst
10 12 (6.22%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.11%) CSS
1 6 (3.11%) HTML
2 2 (1.04%) .NET
3 1 (0.52%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.52%) ARM Templates
3 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (0.52%) Middleware
3 1 (0.52%) PySpark
3 1 (0.52%) React
3 1 (0.52%) Vue
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.47%) Driving Licence
2 17 (8.81%) Enterprise Storage
3 11 (5.70%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.15%) Smartphone
5 7 (3.63%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.07%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (2.07%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.07%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.55%) Analytical Mindset
7 3 (1.55%) Housing Association
7 3 (1.55%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.55%) Product Ownership
8 2 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.52%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.52%) Distributed Computing
9 1 (0.52%) Low-Code
9 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 79 (40.93%) Windows
2 47 (24.35%) Windows Server
3 31 (16.06%) Windows 10
4 21 (10.88%) VMS
5 11 (5.70%) Windows 7
5 11 (5.70%) Windows 8
6 10 (5.18%) Linux
7 6 (3.11%) Mac OS
8 5 (2.59%) Android
8 5 (2.59%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.55%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.04%) Unix
10 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2016
10 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2019
11 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (32.12%) Problem-Solving
2 55 (28.50%) Customer Service
3 54 (27.98%) ITIL
4 32 (16.58%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (15.03%) High Availability
6 25 (12.95%) Disaster Recovery
7 24 (12.44%) Collaborative Working
8 23 (11.92%) Performance Tuning
9 21 (10.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 20 (10.36%) DevOps
10 20 (10.36%) Migration
11 19 (9.84%) Incident Management
12 18 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (8.81%) Cybersecurity
13 17 (8.81%) Desktop Virtualisation
13 17 (8.81%) Roadmaps
14 15 (7.77%) Time Management
15 12 (6.22%) CI/CD
15 12 (6.22%) Computer Science
16 11 (5.70%) Customer Experience
Programming Languages
1 53 (27.46%) SQL
2 25 (12.95%) T-SQL
3 19 (9.84%) PowerShell
4 11 (5.70%) C#
5 10 (5.18%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.59%) Python
7 2 (1.04%) Bash
7 2 (1.04%) Data Analysis Expressions
7 2 (1.04%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.04%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.52%) Bicep
8 1 (0.52%) Go
8 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 38 (19.69%) MCSE
2 37 (19.17%) Azure Certification
3 35 (18.13%) Degree
4 23 (11.92%) MCSA
5 18 (9.33%) A+ Certification
5 18 (9.33%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (8.29%) CCNA
6 16 (8.29%) MCP
7 11 (5.70%) DBS Check
8 5 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.59%) Network+ Certification
8 5 (2.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.07%) CEH
9 4 (2.07%) CISSP
9 4 (2.07%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (2.07%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (2.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (2.07%) OSCP
9 4 (2.07%) SSCP
10 3 (1.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.70%) SLA
2 7 (3.63%) GDPR
3 6 (3.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.55%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.04%) QA
6 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 93 (48.19%) Active Directory
2 23 (11.92%) Hyper-V
3 21 (10.88%) Virtual Machines
4 19 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (2.07%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.04%) vSphere
8 1 (0.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (11.92%) Microsoft Intune
2 11 (5.70%) SCCM
2 11 (5.70%) SCOM
3 6 (3.11%) Kubernetes
4 4 (2.07%) Autotask
5 2 (1.04%) CSIRT
5 2 (1.04%) Terraform
6 1 (0.52%) Ansible
6 1 (0.52%) Grafana
6 1 (0.52%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.52%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 176 (91.19%) Microsoft
2 32 (16.58%) VMware
3 12 (6.22%) Cisco
4 10 (5.18%) SolarWinds
5 9 (4.66%) Apple
5 9 (4.66%) Kaseya
6 8 (4.15%) Virgin Media
7 7 (3.63%) Sophos
8 6 (3.11%) Meraki
9 5 (2.59%) Adobe
9 5 (2.59%) Citrix
9 5 (2.59%) Datto
10 3 (1.55%) ConnectWise
10 3 (1.55%) Databricks
10 3 (1.55%) Google
10 3 (1.55%) Ubiquiti
11 2 (1.04%) LogicMonitor
11 2 (1.04%) Oracle
11 2 (1.04%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.04%) SYSPRO