Period
to 29 November 2020

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 6 months to 29 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 140 109 141
Rank change year-on-year -31 +32 -31
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 29 166 157
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.91% 2.50% 1.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.08% 12.43% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 44 162 136
Median annual salary £22,500 £40,000 £29,900
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.75% +33.78% -21.32%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,325 £20,250
90th Percentile £42,200 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,735 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.26% +6.25%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 571 1,336 1,456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.87% 20.11% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 482 995 1,148
Median annual salary £47,500 £41,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.85% -1.80% +4.38%
10th Percentile £27,000 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 29 November 2020.

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 6 months to 29 November 2020. 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
West Yorkshire -13 15 £22,500 -51.35% 7
North Yorkshire +15 6 £41,000 +86.36% 1
South Yorkshire +1 6 £32,500 -40.91%
East Yorkshire 0 2 £19,000 -65.45%
Microsoft Certification
England

For the 6 months to 29 November 2020, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 28 (96.55%) Microsoft
2 23 (79.31%) Active Directory
3 20 (68.97%) Windows
4 17 (58.62%) MCSA
5 16 (55.17%) Citrix
5 16 (55.17%) VMware
6 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
7 14 (48.28%) ITIL
8 12 (41.38%) LAN
8 12 (41.38%) WAN
9 11 (37.93%) Degree
9 11 (37.93%) Office 365
10 9 (31.03%) SAN
10 9 (31.03%) DNS
10 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Office
10 9 (31.03%) Azure
10 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
11 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
12 7 (24.14%) DHCP
12 7 (24.14%) IIS
13 6 (20.69%) Android
13 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
13 6 (20.69%) MCSE
13 6 (20.69%) Driving Licence
14 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
14 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
14 5 (17.24%) SQL

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 7 (24.14%) IIS
2 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Office 365
2 9 (31.03%) Azure
3 5 (17.24%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (17.24%) OneDrive
4 2 (6.90%) AWS
4 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) LAN
1 12 (41.38%) WAN
2 9 (31.03%) DNS
2 9 (31.03%) SAN
3 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
4 7 (24.14%) DHCP
5 4 (13.79%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (13.79%) iSCSI
6 3 (10.34%) Firewall
6 3 (10.34%) Wireless
7 2 (6.90%) Ethernet
7 2 (6.90%) VPN
8 1 (3.45%) ISDN
8 1 (3.45%) MPLS
8 1 (3.45%) NGN
8 1 (3.45%) PBX
8 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (3.45%) VLAN
8 1 (3.45%) VoIP
8 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Technical Support
2 9 (31.03%) Support Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Technical Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Technical Support Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (24.14%) Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) Senior Support Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 6 (20.69%) IT Analyst
5 6 (20.69%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Senior Technical Support
5 6 (20.69%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 5 (17.24%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (17.24%) Deskside Support
6 5 (17.24%) Desktop Support
7 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Driving Licence
2 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
3 4 (13.79%) iPhone
3 4 (13.79%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) CCTV
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.69%) Android
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.45%) Unix
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Change Management
2 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (13.79%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (10.34%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.90%) Presales
5 2 (6.90%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.45%) Information Security
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.45%) Patch Management
6 1 (3.45%) Product Management
6 1 (3.45%) Security Operations
6 1 (3.45%) Security Patching
6 1 (3.45%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) MCSA
2 11 (37.93%) Degree
3 6 (20.69%) MCSE
4 5 (17.24%) A+ Certification
4 5 (17.24%) HNC
4 5 (17.24%) MCDST
4 5 (17.24%) Server+ Certification
5 4 (13.79%) CCNA
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (6.90%) CCNP
7 2 (6.90%) DBS Check
7 2 (6.90%) MCP
8 1 (3.45%) ISEB
8 1 (3.45%) MCSD
8 1 (3.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 23 (79.31%) Active Directory
2 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
4 4 (13.79%) Terminal Server
5 1 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.45%) vSphere
5 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Intune
1 5 (17.24%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.90%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) Nessus
3 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) Microsoft
2 16 (55.17%) Citrix
2 16 (55.17%) VMware
3 4 (13.79%) Cisco
4 3 (10.34%) Dell
4 3 (10.34%) Mitel
4 3 (10.34%) Veeam
5 2 (6.90%) EqualLogic
5 2 (6.90%) Zerto
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) Siemens
6 1 (3.45%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.45%) SOTI