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 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 60 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 13 29 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.58% 4.87% 3.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.39% 21.48% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 17
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,450 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £44,250 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
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
176 135 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 21.41% 22.65% 26.12%
Number of salaries quoted 147 123 133
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £54,500
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 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 1 September 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Coventry

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) Windows
4 10 (33.33%) VMware
4 10 (33.33%) MCITP
4 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 8 (26.67%) Office 365
6 8 (26.67%) MCTS
7 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (20.00%) MCSE
9 5 (16.67%) SLA
9 5 (16.67%) Dell
9 5 (16.67%) NetApp
9 5 (16.67%) Degree
9 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (13.33%) vSphere
10 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
10 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
10 4 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (13.33%) Citrix
10 4 (13.33%) HP
10 4 (13.33%) Migration
10 4 (13.33%) CRM
11 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
11 3 (10.00%) ERP
11 3 (10.00%) Windows XP

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SAN
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.00%) Back Office
1 3 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) DBA
1 12 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 9 (30.00%) Administrator
3 6 (20.00%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 3 (10.00%) CRM Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Server Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Senior DBA
6 2 (6.67%) Senior SQL Server DBA
6 2 (6.67%) Support Technician
6 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Senior SQL DBA
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.33%) XML
1 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Taxonomies
1 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.33%) Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (13.33%) CRM
2 4 (13.33%) Migration
3 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.00%) Information Security
3 3 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (10.00%) ERP
3 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.00%) Change Management
3 3 (10.00%) Workflow
3 3 (10.00%) Coaching
3 3 (10.00%) Information Architecture
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) C
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) MCITP
2 8 (26.67%) MCTS
3 6 (20.00%) MCSE
4 5 (16.67%) Degree
5 3 (10.00%) MCP
5 3 (10.00%) MCSA
6 2 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.33%) MCDST
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.33%) CCNP
7 1 (3.33%) CCNA
7 1 (3.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.33%) vSphere
4 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.67%) XenApp
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (16.67%) Dell
3 5 (16.67%) NetApp
4 4 (13.33%) Citrix
4 4 (13.33%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (3.33%) LANDesk
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
City College Coventry
Salary: Unspecified Starting salary £23,500
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
City College Coventry
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago