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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 28 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.93% - 8.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.00% - 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 13
Median salary £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
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
5 15 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 4.63% 12.20% 30.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 45
Median salary £45,000 £30,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.34% -23.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £29,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) MCDST
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) Sun
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (25.00%) IT Technician
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Manager
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Service Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCDST
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam