The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank - 23 27
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 8.78% 8.28%
As % of the Qualifications category - 29.55% 24.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 13
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 Bolton region.

Qualifications Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
18 44 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 13.85% 29.73% 33.76%
Number of salaries quoted 16 43 52
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Bolton

Microsoft Certification
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft