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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 40 33 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 30 29 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.93% 4.92% 10.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.58% 24.79% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 30 28 52
Average salary £41,000 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,650 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
139 117 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 22.82% 19.86% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 124 95 143
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £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 24 December 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Coventry

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 35 (68.63%) Windows
1 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
2 32 (62.75%) MCSE
3 22 (43.14%) VMware
3 22 (43.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (41.18%) Cisco
4 21 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (39.22%) CCNA
5 20 (39.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (35.29%) ITIL
6 18 (35.29%) Citrix
6 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (31.37%) TCP/IP
8 16 (31.37%) HP
9 15 (29.41%) MCP
9 15 (29.41%) Active Directory
9 15 (29.41%) NetApp
9 15 (29.41%) Backup Exec
10 14 (27.45%) Firewall
11 13 (25.49%) vSphere
12 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
12 12 (23.53%) IBM
12 12 (23.53%) MCITP
12 12 (23.53%) XenApp
13 11 (21.57%) Symantec
13 11 (21.57%) XenDesktop
14 10 (19.61%) SQL
14 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
14 10 (19.61%) Citrix Certification

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.65%) SharePoint
3 6 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (7.84%) Lync
4 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Office
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Office 365
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) TCP/IP
2 14 (27.45%) Firewall
3 9 (17.65%) iSCSI
3 9 (17.65%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (15.69%) NetScaler
4 8 (15.69%) SAN
4 8 (15.69%) VoIP
5 7 (13.73%) DNS
5 7 (13.73%) NAS
6 6 (11.76%) Internet
7 5 (9.80%) Symposium
7 5 (9.80%) Nortel Meridian
8 4 (7.84%) LAN
8 4 (7.84%) WAN
9 3 (5.88%) SMTP
9 3 (5.88%) FTP
9 3 (5.88%) HTTP
9 3 (5.88%) PABX
10 2 (3.92%) Network Security
10 2 (3.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.96%) AdminStudio
General
1 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Analyst
2 8 (15.69%) Support Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) Administrator
3 7 (13.73%) DBA
3 7 (13.73%) Team Leader
3 7 (13.73%) SQL DBA
3 7 (13.73%) IT Support Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Senior Support Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) IT Support
3 7 (13.73%) Senior IT Support
4 6 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 6 (11.76%) CRM Consultant
4 6 (11.76%) Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Support Team Leader
5 4 (7.84%) Telecoms Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Team Leader
6 3 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) COM
2 2 (3.92%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) Web Services
3 1 (1.96%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Clustering
4 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (68.63%) Windows
2 22 (43.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (39.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (15.69%) Windows 7
6 5 (9.80%) Linux
7 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) Workflow
3 9 (17.65%) Change Management
4 8 (15.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (15.69%) Line Management
5 7 (13.73%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (13.73%) CRM
6 6 (11.76%) Information Security
6 6 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (7.84%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.88%) Time Management
8 3 (5.88%) Workflow Management
9 1 (1.96%) Change Control
9 1 (1.96%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.96%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.92%) VBScript
3 2 (3.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (62.75%) MCSE
2 21 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (39.22%) CCNA
4 15 (29.41%) MCP
5 12 (23.53%) MCITP
6 10 (19.61%) Citrix Certification
7 9 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (17.65%) MCTS
8 8 (15.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (15.69%) CCA
8 8 (15.69%) MCSA
9 6 (11.76%) NCDA
10 2 (3.92%) CCENT
11 1 (1.96%) CCEE
11 1 (1.96%) CCAA
11 1 (1.96%) CCIA
11 1 (1.96%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) SLA
2 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 17 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 13 (25.49%) vSphere
4 12 (23.53%) XenApp
5 11 (21.57%) XenDesktop
6 8 (15.69%) Hyper-V
7 7 (13.73%) VMware ESX
7 7 (13.73%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (9.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (29.41%) Backup Exec
2 9 (17.65%) NetBackup
3 5 (9.80%) SCDPM
4 3 (5.88%) SCOM
4 3 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (3.92%) SCCM
5 2 (3.92%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.96%) AppDNA
6 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
2 22 (43.14%) VMware
3 21 (41.18%) Cisco
4 18 (35.29%) Citrix
5 16 (31.37%) HP
6 15 (29.41%) NetApp
7 12 (23.53%) IBM
8 11 (21.57%) Symantec
9 8 (15.69%) EMC
10 7 (13.73%) Siemens
10 7 (13.73%) Mitel
11 5 (9.80%) Nortel
12 2 (3.92%) Juniper
12 2 (3.92%) CheckPoint
13 1 (1.96%) Sophos
13 1 (1.96%) LANDesk
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 30 days holiday, BUPA and More
Posted: 25 days ago