The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 50 64 69
Rank change year-on-year +14 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 31 26 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 3.63% 2.64% 3.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.38% 9.22% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 32
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +72.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £21,400 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,300 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Nottingham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 145 282 409
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 17.00% 28.69% 36.68%
Number of salaries quoted 117 185 279
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Nottingham

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Nottingham

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Nottingham over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Nottingham

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 45 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 37 (74.00%) MCSE
3 35 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 33 (66.00%) Windows
5 28 (56.00%) MCSA
6 27 (54.00%) VMware
7 23 (46.00%) SCCM
8 21 (42.00%) Windows Server
9 19 (38.00%) MCITP
9 19 (38.00%) MS Exchange
10 18 (36.00%) Office 365
11 17 (34.00%) SAN
12 16 (32.00%) Cisco
12 16 (32.00%) ITIL
12 16 (32.00%) Hyper-V
13 15 (30.00%) Firewall
13 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (30.00%) vSphere
14 14 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 14 (28.00%) Windows 10
14 14 (28.00%) NetApp
14 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
14 14 (28.00%) HP
15 13 (26.00%) Citrix
15 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Azure
16 12 (24.00%) SQL
16 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
16 12 (24.00%) High Availability
17 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
17 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 19 (38.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (36.00%) Office 365
2 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (4.00%) Amazon S3
5 2 (4.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (4.00%) CloudFront
6 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.00%) SAN
2 15 (30.00%) Firewall
3 6 (12.00%) Internet
4 3 (6.00%) Wireless
4 3 (6.00%) Wireless Security
5 2 (4.00%) DHCP
5 2 (4.00%) IP Telephony
5 2 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (4.00%) WAN
5 2 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.00%) DNS
6 1 (2.00%) H.323
6 1 (2.00%) LAN
6 1 (2.00%) RTP
6 1 (2.00%) Skype
6 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.00%) VLAN
6 1 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.00%) OLAP
4 2 (4.00%) OLTP
4 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (16.00%) Law
2 3 (6.00%) Games
3 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Polish Language
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) IT Support
2 14 (28.00%) Analyst
3 11 (22.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (16.00%) Consultant
6 7 (14.00%) Architect
6 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (14.00%) IT Analyst
6 7 (14.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 7 (14.00%) Support Analyst
6 7 (14.00%) VMware Architect
7 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Consultant
7 6 (12.00%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Administrator
8 4 (8.00%) IT Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Multilingual Support
9 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Support
9 3 (6.00%) Support Team Leader
9 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
9 3 (6.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (4.00%) Cyberthreat
1 2 (4.00%) EPoS
1 2 (4.00%) FMCG
1 2 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (4.00%) Replication
2 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 33 (66.00%) Windows
2 21 (42.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (28.00%) Windows 10
5 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (10.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.00%) Linux
8 1 (2.00%) Unix
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) ITIL
2 12 (24.00%) High Availability
3 7 (14.00%) Document Management
4 6 (12.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (8.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (8.00%) Presales
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.00%) Escalation Management
7 2 (4.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.00%) People Management
7 2 (4.00%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.00%) Server Building
7 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.00%) Statistics
8 1 (2.00%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.00%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.00%) Resource Allocation
8 1 (2.00%) Security Architecture
8 1 (2.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (74.00%) MCSE
2 28 (56.00%) MCSA
3 19 (38.00%) MCITP
4 10 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (18.00%) Degree
5 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
5 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
6 7 (14.00%) CCNA
7 4 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (6.00%) CCDA
8 3 (6.00%) CCIE
8 3 (6.00%) CCNP
8 3 (6.00%) MCP
9 1 (2.00%) A+ Certification
9 1 (2.00%) CCENT
9 1 (2.00%) CISSP
9 1 (2.00%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) ISO27002
System Software
1 35 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (32.00%) Hyper-V
3 15 (30.00%) vSphere
4 6 (12.00%) VMware ESX
5 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (46.00%) SCCM
2 11 (22.00%) SCOM
3 9 (18.00%) SCSM
4 3 (6.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 45 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (54.00%) VMware
3 16 (32.00%) Cisco
4 14 (28.00%) HP
4 14 (28.00%) NetApp
5 13 (26.00%) Citrix
6 10 (20.00%) Apple
7 9 (18.00%) SonicWALL
8 3 (6.00%) iManage
9 2 (4.00%) Dell
9 2 (4.00%) LANDesk
9 2 (4.00%) Veeam
10 1 (2.00%) 3Com
10 1 (2.00%) Avaya
10 1 (2.00%) Draytek
10 1 (2.00%) Interwoven
10 1 (2.00%) Juniper
10 1 (2.00%) NETGEAR
10 1 (2.00%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.00%) ZyXEL
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + MORE
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £Neg p/a plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago