Period
to 20 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 83 79
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4 -33
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 65 64 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 3.28% 2.93% 3.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.15% 10.29% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 79 50 79
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.92% -10.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £24,800 £21,250 £21,150
90th Percentile £65,000 £42,625 £54,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £33,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +26.87% -6.94% -14.29%

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 Nottinghamshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Nottinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 379 622 863
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 19.10% 28.47% 32.49%
Number of salaries quoted 309 447 593
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,000 £23,018
90th Percentile £60,250 £61,250 £55,815
East Midlands median annual salary £42,092 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.24% - -2.60%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2017. 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
Nottingham +14 65 £42,500 +32.81% 2
Mansfield +16 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 61 (93.85%) MCSE
2 60 (92.31%) Microsoft
3 56 (86.15%) Active Directory
4 55 (84.62%) Windows
5 44 (67.69%) VMware
6 39 (60.00%) Windows Server
7 33 (50.77%) SQL
7 33 (50.77%) MS Exchange
8 32 (49.23%) MCITP
9 31 (47.69%) SAN
10 30 (46.15%) SQL Server
11 27 (41.54%) NetApp
11 27 (41.54%) vSphere
12 26 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 25 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
13 25 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
14 24 (36.92%) SCCM
14 24 (36.92%) Firewall
14 24 (36.92%) MCSA
14 24 (36.92%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (32.31%) Office 365
16 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
17 19 (29.23%) Microsoft Azure
18 18 (27.69%) ITIL
18 18 (27.69%) Internet
19 17 (26.15%) Cisco
19 17 (26.15%) Citrix
19 17 (26.15%) Hyper-V
20 16 (24.62%) High Availability
20 16 (24.62%) Windows 10

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 33 (50.77%) MS Exchange
2 26 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (12.31%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.54%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (32.31%) Office 365
2 19 (29.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (13.85%) IaaS
5 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (4.62%) PaaS
7 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.54%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (47.69%) SAN
2 24 (36.92%) Firewall
3 18 (27.69%) Internet
4 9 (13.85%) DHCP
5 8 (12.31%) Skype
6 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
6 6 (9.23%) VLAN
7 5 (7.69%) DNS
7 5 (7.69%) WAN
8 4 (6.15%) H.323
8 4 (6.15%) RTP
9 2 (3.08%) IP Telephony
9 2 (3.08%) IPsec
9 2 (3.08%) LDAP
9 2 (3.08%) PBX
9 2 (3.08%) SSH
9 2 (3.08%) SSL
9 2 (3.08%) Unified Communications
9 2 (3.08%) VPN
9 2 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 25 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
2 25 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.08%) MySQL
4 1 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 7
General
1 11 (16.92%) Law
2 5 (7.69%) Spanish Language
2 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.62%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (1.54%) French Language
4 1 (1.54%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.54%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (36.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (27.69%) Technical Engineer
3 14 (21.54%) Analyst
3 14 (21.54%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (21.54%) Windows Engineer
3 14 (21.54%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (16.92%) Architect
4 11 (16.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 11 (16.92%) Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (16.92%) VMware Architect
5 7 (10.77%) Consultant
6 6 (9.23%) IT Support
6 6 (9.23%) Multilingual Support
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Technical Support
7 4 (6.15%) Technical Support Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Administrator
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.54%) .NET
2 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.54%) CSS
2 1 (1.54%) HTML
2 1 (1.54%) jQuery
2 1 (1.54%) JSON
2 1 (1.54%) REST
2 1 (1.54%) Web Services
2 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (4.62%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.08%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.08%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.08%) FMCG
4 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) Clustering
4 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (84.62%) Windows
2 39 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (24.62%) Windows 10
5 14 (21.54%) Windows 7
6 7 (10.77%) Windows 8
6 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (6.15%) Linux
7 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.08%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) ITIL
2 16 (24.62%) High Availability
3 11 (16.92%) Document Management
4 8 (12.31%) Presales
5 6 (9.23%) Integration Testing
6 4 (6.15%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.08%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.08%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (1.54%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.54%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (1.54%) Database Mirroring
8 1 (1.54%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 1 (1.54%) ERP
8 1 (1.54%) Escalation Management
8 1 (1.54%) Information Security
8 1 (1.54%) Migration
8 1 (1.54%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 1 (1.54%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.77%) SQL
2 2 (3.08%) VBA
3 1 (1.54%) C#
3 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 61 (93.85%) MCSE
2 32 (49.23%) MCITP
3 24 (36.92%) MCSA
4 16 (24.62%) Degree
5 8 (12.31%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (10.77%) CCNA
7 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
7 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.08%) CEH
8 2 (3.08%) CISSP
8 2 (3.08%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (3.08%) MCP
8 2 (3.08%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (1.54%) CCDA
9 1 (1.54%) CCIE
9 1 (1.54%) CCNP
9 1 (1.54%) MCDBA
9 1 (1.54%) MCT
9 1 (1.54%) MOS
9 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 56 (86.15%) Active Directory
2 27 (41.54%) vSphere
3 24 (36.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (26.15%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.08%) Snort
5 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.08%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 24 (36.92%) SCCM
2 14 (21.54%) SCOM
2 14 (21.54%) SCSM
3 3 (4.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (3.08%) FortiGate
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (3.08%) SCVMM
4 2 (3.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 60 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 44 (67.69%) VMware
3 27 (41.54%) NetApp
4 17 (26.15%) Cisco
4 17 (26.15%) Citrix
5 13 (20.00%) SonicWALL
6 10 (15.38%) iManage
7 9 (13.85%) HP
8 4 (6.15%) Avaya
8 4 (6.15%) Red Box
9 3 (4.62%) Apple
9 3 (4.62%) Juniper
9 3 (4.62%) ProCurve
10 2 (3.08%) Dell
10 2 (3.08%) EMC
10 2 (3.08%) Symantec
10 2 (3.08%) Veeam
11 1 (1.54%) IBM
11 1 (1.54%) Interwoven
11 1 (1.54%) Riverbed