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

Microsoft Certification
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 50 52
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 10 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.96% 4.18% 4.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.50% 14.04% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 22
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £18,900 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £45,000 £32,650
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +2.77%  

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 Tyne and Wear.

Academic & Professional Certification
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 80 178 151
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 23.67% 29.77% 28.38%
Number of salaries quoted 69 156 121
Median salary £37,500 £35,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% +17.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sunderland -2 5 £37,500 +78.57%
Newcastle upon Tyne -2 4 £43,750 +25.00% 2
Gateshead +9 1 £41,500 +67.67%
Microsoft Certification
North East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 18 (66.67%) ITIL
2 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
3 16 (59.26%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (51.85%) Cisco
5 12 (44.44%) Windows
6 11 (40.74%) MCSE
7 10 (37.04%) VMware
8 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 9 (33.33%) Office 365
9 7 (25.93%) DHCP
9 7 (25.93%) DNS
10 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
11 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
11 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (18.52%) XenApp
11 5 (18.52%) CCNA
11 5 (18.52%) MCP
12 4 (14.81%) Citrix
12 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (14.81%) PKI
13 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
13 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
13 3 (11.11%) SLA
13 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
13 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
14 2 (7.41%) MCSA
14 2 (7.41%) WLAN
14 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
14 2 (7.41%) CCNP

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) IBM Domino
3 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) G Suite
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) DHCP
1 7 (25.93%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) Skype
2 2 (7.41%) WLAN
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (3.70%) Advertising
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Office 365 Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Office 365 Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Wintel Support
4 3 (11.11%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Support
5 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.70%) Ajax
1 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
1 1 (3.70%) CSS3
1 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) HTML5
1 1 (3.70%) React
1 1 (3.70%) WCF
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) PKI
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) AS400
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (7.41%) Line Management
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.70%) Break/Fix
4 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.70%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 1 (3.70%) Hardware Maintenance
4 1 (3.70%) IT Strategy
4 1 (3.70%) MVC
4 1 (3.70%) Presales
4 1 (3.70%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) Scrum
4 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.70%) SOLID
4 1 (3.70%) Time Management
4 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (40.74%) MCSE
3 5 (18.52%) CCNA
3 5 (18.52%) MCP
4 2 (7.41%) CCNP
4 2 (7.41%) DBS Check
4 2 (7.41%) MCSA
5 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.70%) ACCA
5 1 (3.70%) CIMA
5 1 (3.70%) HND
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) XenApp
3 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 14 (51.85%) Cisco
3 10 (37.04%) VMware
4 4 (14.81%) Citrix
5 2 (7.41%) Google
6 1 (3.70%) Epicor
6 1 (3.70%) Infor
6 1 (3.70%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.70%) Lotus
6 1 (3.70%) MobileIron
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) Remedy
6 1 (3.70%) Sage
6 1 (3.70%) SAP
6 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
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