The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 21 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 2.67% 1.79% 7.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.29% 4.00% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
Average salary £38,500 £29,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.75% -29.26%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
Microsoft Certification
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Altrincham region.

Qualifications Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
14 50 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 18.67% 44.64% 41.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11 46 58
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Altrincham

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Altrincham

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) AppSense
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) EMC VNX

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) AppSense
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft