The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 54 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 19 39 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.53% 6.71% 8.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.50% 21.43% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 49
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £50,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.05% -1.33%
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
181 182 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 24.10% 31.33% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 151 138 168
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Coventry

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Coventry

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 14 (43.75%) MCITP
3 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 11 (34.38%) MCTS
5 10 (31.25%) MCSE
6 9 (28.13%) ITIL
6 9 (28.13%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (25.00%) CRM
7 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 8 (25.00%) VMware
8 7 (21.88%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
8 7 (21.88%) Workflow
8 7 (21.88%) Citrix
9 6 (18.75%) Change Management
9 6 (18.75%) MCSA
9 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
9 6 (18.75%) Information Security
9 6 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (15.63%) vSphere
10 5 (15.63%) Degree
10 5 (15.63%) CCNA
10 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (12.50%) Migration
11 4 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
11 4 (12.50%) XenApp
11 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) OpenEdge
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.13%) Lync
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Internet
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) MPLS
2 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) SAN
2 2 (6.25%) DHCP
2 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
3 1 (3.13%) VLAN
3 1 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
General
1 3 (9.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) DBA
1 12 (37.50%) SQL DBA
2 11 (34.38%) Administrator
3 6 (18.75%) Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) CRM Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Server Support
5 3 (9.38%) Server Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Server Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.13%) Junior
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
1 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.13%) WCF
1 1 (3.13%) LINQ
1 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.38%) Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) Taxonomies
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) ITIL
1 9 (28.13%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (25.00%) CRM
3 7 (21.88%) Workflow
4 6 (18.75%) Information Security
4 6 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (18.75%) Change Management
5 4 (12.50%) Coaching
5 4 (12.50%) Migration
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.38%) ERP
6 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.38%) Information Architecture
6 3 (9.38%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.13%) Change Control
8 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) VBScript
3 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) MCITP
2 11 (34.38%) MCTS
3 10 (31.25%) MCSE
4 6 (18.75%) MCSA
5 5 (15.63%) CCNA
5 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (15.63%) Degree
6 4 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (6.25%) MCDST
8 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (3.13%) CCDP
9 1 (3.13%) CCA
9 1 (3.13%) CCNP
9 1 (3.13%) MCP
9 1 (3.13%) MCSD
9 1 (3.13%) CCENT
9 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
9 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) vSphere
3 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) VMware
3 7 (21.88%) Citrix
4 2 (6.25%) NetApp
4 2 (6.25%) Dell
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) EMC
5 1 (3.13%) Symantec
5 1 (3.13%) Sophos
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago