The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 65 84
Rank change year-on-year -49 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 130 212 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.43% 3.73% 3.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.60% 16.16% 13.47%
Number of salaries quoted 106 180 191
Median salary £34,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
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 Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1032 1312 1626
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 19.29% 23.11% 23.87%
Number of salaries quoted 802 1104 1329
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire -39 84 £40,000 +23.07% 10
East Yorkshire -16 20 £22,500 -8.16%
North Yorkshire -1 15 £33,750 +29.80% 3
South Yorkshire -24 5 £30,000 +15.38% 6
Microsoft Certification
England

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 210 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 185 (75.51%) Windows
3 159 (64.90%) Active Directory
4 131 (53.47%) VMware
5 130 (53.06%) Windows Server
6 123 (50.20%) MCSA
7 120 (48.98%) MCSE
8 94 (38.37%) ITIL
9 80 (32.65%) SAN
10 75 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
11 66 (26.94%) MS Exchange
12 65 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 64 (26.12%) Windows Server 2012
14 56 (22.86%) SQL Server
15 47 (19.18%) WAN
16 46 (18.78%) LAN
17 44 (17.96%) Hyper-V
18 42 (17.14%) PowerShell
18 42 (17.14%) Citrix
19 41 (16.73%) DNS
19 41 (16.73%) Cisco
20 40 (16.33%) Time Management
21 39 (15.92%) Windows Server 2003
22 38 (15.51%) HP
22 38 (15.51%) MCP
23 37 (15.10%) Disaster Recovery
24 36 (14.69%) Finance
24 36 (14.69%) SQL
25 35 (14.29%) SLA
25 35 (14.29%) Windows 7

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 66 (26.94%) MS Exchange
2 31 (12.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (12.24%) IIS
4 19 (7.76%) SharePoint
5 13 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (3.67%) Apache
7 8 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.04%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.22%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (1.22%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.22%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.82%) CMS
11 2 (0.82%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 30 (12.24%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (5.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.82%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (10.61%) Office 365
3 11 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.22%) IaaS
5 2 (0.82%) PaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 80 (32.65%) SAN
2 47 (19.18%) WAN
3 46 (18.78%) LAN
4 41 (16.73%) DNS
5 34 (13.88%) VPN
6 28 (11.43%) Firewall
7 23 (9.39%) DHCP
8 21 (8.57%) WebEx
9 16 (6.53%) VoIP
10 11 (4.49%) TCP/IP
11 9 (3.67%) Internet
12 7 (2.86%) iSCSI
13 5 (2.04%) Wireless
14 4 (1.63%) ISDN
14 4 (1.63%) NAS
14 4 (1.63%) NetScaler
14 4 (1.63%) VLAN
15 3 (1.22%) Cisco Nexus
15 3 (1.22%) MPLS
15 3 (1.22%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 28 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (9.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 20 (8.16%) SQL Server 2000
6 17 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (4.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.41%) MOLAP
13 1 (0.41%) OLAP
13 1 (0.41%) OLTP
13 1 (0.41%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 36 (14.69%) Finance
2 10 (4.08%) Law
2 10 (4.08%) Legal
3 8 (3.27%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.04%) Advertising
4 5 (2.04%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.22%) Games
5 3 (1.22%) Marketing
6 2 (0.82%) Automotive
6 2 (0.82%) Banking
6 2 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.41%) Electronics
7 1 (0.41%) Military
7 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
2 61 (24.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 61 (24.90%) Support Engineer
3 40 (16.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 37 (15.10%) VMware Engineer
5 33 (13.47%) Windows Support Engineer
6 32 (13.06%) 2nd Line Support
7 30 (12.24%) Senior Windows Engineer
8 29 (11.84%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 26 (10.61%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 25 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 23 (9.39%) IT Support
11 23 (9.39%) Senior VMware Engineer
12 22 (8.98%) Server Engineer
13 21 (8.57%) Analyst
13 21 (8.57%) IT Engineer
13 21 (8.57%) Windows Server Engineer
14 18 (7.35%) Support Analyst
15 17 (6.94%) Senior Storage Engineer
15 17 (6.94%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.90%) .NET
2 5 (2.04%) ASP.NET
2 5 (2.04%) CSS
3 4 (1.63%) HTML
4 3 (1.22%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.22%) AngularJS
4 3 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (0.82%) COM
5 2 (0.82%) LINQ
5 2 (0.82%) XML
6 1 (0.41%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.41%) HTML5
6 1 (0.41%) MDX
6 1 (0.41%) Web Services
6 1 (0.41%) WPF
6 1 (0.41%) WSH
6 1 (0.41%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.24%) Data Centre
2 28 (11.43%) Replication
3 26 (10.61%) Management Information System
4 23 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (6.53%) Clustering
5 16 (6.53%) Computer Science
6 10 (4.08%) Driving Licence
7 9 (3.67%) CMDB
8 7 (2.86%) PKI
8 7 (2.86%) Public Cloud
9 6 (2.45%) Smartphone
10 5 (2.04%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.22%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.22%) Private Cloud
13 2 (0.82%) EMC VNX
13 2 (0.82%) EMC VNXe
13 2 (0.82%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.82%) iPad
13 2 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 185 (75.51%) Windows
2 130 (53.06%) Windows Server
3 65 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 64 (26.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (15.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 34 (13.88%) Windows XP
8 29 (11.84%) Linux
9 12 (4.90%) Unix
10 7 (2.86%) Android
10 7 (2.86%) CentOS
10 7 (2.86%) Mac OS X
10 7 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (2.45%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.45%) Windows 10
11 6 (2.45%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.22%) Solaris
13 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (38.37%) ITIL
2 40 (16.33%) Time Management
3 37 (15.10%) Disaster Recovery
4 22 (8.98%) Service Management
5 14 (5.71%) Information Security
5 14 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 13 (5.31%) Load Balancing
7 12 (4.90%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (4.49%) ETL
9 10 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (4.08%) Change Management
9 10 (4.08%) Migration
9 10 (4.08%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (3.67%) Data Modelling
10 9 (3.67%) ITSM
10 9 (3.67%) Mentoring
11 8 (3.27%) Configuration Management
11 8 (3.27%) Incident Management
11 8 (3.27%) Mobile Device Management
12 7 (2.86%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 42 (17.14%) PowerShell
2 36 (14.69%) SQL
3 13 (5.31%) T-SQL
4 11 (4.49%) C#
5 6 (2.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.41%) C
6 1 (0.41%) PHP
6 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 123 (50.20%) MCSA
2 120 (48.98%) MCSE
3 38 (15.51%) MCP
4 30 (12.24%) Degree
5 29 (11.84%) MCITP
6 25 (10.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (8.16%) CCNA
7 20 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (8.16%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (6.12%) HND
9 14 (5.71%) Computer Science Degree
9 14 (5.71%) GNVQ
10 13 (5.31%) MCDST
11 10 (4.08%) A+ Certification
12 9 (3.67%) SC Cleared
12 9 (3.67%) Security Cleared
13 8 (3.27%) CCNP
14 7 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 5 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
15 5 (2.04%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (14.29%) SLA
2 13 (5.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 12 (4.90%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 159 (64.90%) Active Directory
2 75 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (17.96%) Hyper-V
4 21 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (8.16%) XenApp
6 13 (5.31%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (4.49%) Terminal Server
8 10 (4.08%) XenDesktop
9 9 (3.67%) vSphere
10 5 (2.04%) DFS Replication
11 3 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.82%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (9.80%) SCCM
2 23 (9.39%) SCOM
3 21 (8.57%) DameWare
3 21 (8.57%) Perfmon
4 11 (4.49%) WSUS
5 10 (4.08%) ServiceCenter
6 7 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (1.63%) SCVMM
8 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (1.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (0.82%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.82%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.41%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.41%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.41%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.41%) SCSM
Vendors
1 210 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 131 (53.47%) VMware
3 42 (17.14%) Citrix
4 41 (16.73%) Cisco
5 38 (15.51%) HP
6 31 (12.65%) NetApp
7 18 (7.35%) Dell
8 15 (6.12%) Avaya
9 14 (5.71%) EMC
10 11 (4.49%) LANDesk
10 11 (4.49%) Veeam
11 10 (4.08%) SolarWinds
12 8 (3.27%) CommVault
13 6 (2.45%) Oracle
14 3 (1.22%) 3PAR
14 3 (1.22%) F5
14 3 (1.22%) Google
14 3 (1.22%) Huawei
14 3 (1.22%) Juniper
14 3 (1.22%) Sitecore
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: 7% Bonus + Pension & Onsite gm
Posted: 9 days ago
North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 8 days ago