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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 47 39 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 23 26 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.59% 4.61% 10.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.42% 19.85% 31.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 51
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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
132 131 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 20.63% 23.23% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 114 104 152
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,881
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 23 January 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Coventry

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
2 25 (60.98%) Windows
3 24 (58.54%) MCSE
4 15 (36.59%) VMware
5 14 (34.15%) Cisco
5 14 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (31.71%) CCNA
6 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
7 12 (29.27%) MS Exchange
7 12 (29.27%) ITIL
7 12 (29.27%) MCITP
7 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (26.83%) MCP
8 11 (26.83%) Citrix
8 11 (26.83%) Symantec
9 10 (24.39%) HP
9 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (24.39%) Workflow
10 9 (21.95%) Change Management
10 9 (21.95%) NetBackup
10 9 (21.95%) Backup Exec
10 9 (21.95%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (21.95%) NetApp
10 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
10 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
10 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
11 8 (19.51%) SQL
11 8 (19.51%) SQL Server

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 12 (29.27%) MS Exchange
2 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
3 5 (12.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (9.76%) Lync
4 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 8 (19.51%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.44%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
2 7 (17.07%) SAN
2 7 (17.07%) DNS
2 7 (17.07%) VoIP
3 6 (14.63%) Firewall
4 5 (12.20%) Internet
5 4 (9.76%) Symposium
5 4 (9.76%) Nortel Meridian
6 3 (7.32%) PABX
6 3 (7.32%) WAN
6 3 (7.32%) SMTP
6 3 (7.32%) LAN
6 3 (7.32%) FTP
6 3 (7.32%) HTTP
7 2 (4.88%) DHCP
7 2 (4.88%) MPLS
7 2 (4.88%) iSCSI
7 2 (4.88%) Network Security
7 2 (4.88%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (4.88%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) InstallShield
1 1 (2.44%) AdminStudio
General
1 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Local Government
3 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Analyst
1 8 (19.51%) Administrator
2 7 (17.07%) DBA
2 7 (17.07%) Team Leader
2 7 (17.07%) SQL DBA
3 6 (14.63%) Consultant
3 6 (14.63%) CRM Consultant
3 6 (14.63%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Support Team Leader
5 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 3 (7.32%) Telecoms Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Team Leader
5 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) COM
2 1 (2.44%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.88%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (60.98%) Windows
2 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
6 5 (12.20%) Linux
7 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) ITIL
2 10 (24.39%) Workflow
3 9 (21.95%) Change Management
4 8 (19.51%) Line Management
5 7 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (17.07%) CRM
6 6 (14.63%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (14.63%) Information Security
7 3 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (7.32%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.32%) Time Management
7 3 (7.32%) Workflow Management
7 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.44%) Software Deployment
9 1 (2.44%) Change Control
9 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.88%) VBScript
3 2 (4.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) MCSE
2 14 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (31.71%) CCNA
4 12 (29.27%) MCITP
5 11 (26.83%) MCP
6 9 (21.95%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (17.07%) MCTS
7 7 (17.07%) MCSA
8 4 (9.76%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (4.88%) CCA
9 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (4.88%) CCENT
10 1 (2.44%) NCDA
10 1 (2.44%) CCEE
10 1 (2.44%) CCAA
10 1 (2.44%) CCIA
10 1 (2.44%) Degree
10 1 (2.44%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
2 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
2 11 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.07%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.07%) vSphere
4 6 (14.63%) XenApp
5 5 (12.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (12.20%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) NetBackup
1 9 (21.95%) Backup Exec
2 5 (12.20%) SCDPM
3 3 (7.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (7.32%) SCOM
4 2 (4.88%) SCVMM
4 2 (4.88%) SCCM
5 1 (2.44%) AppDNA
5 1 (2.44%) WSUS
5 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
2 15 (36.59%) VMware
3 14 (34.15%) Cisco
4 11 (26.83%) Citrix
4 11 (26.83%) Symantec
5 10 (24.39%) HP
6 9 (21.95%) NetApp
7 6 (14.63%) IBM
8 4 (9.76%) Nortel
9 2 (4.88%) EMC
9 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.88%) Juniper
10 1 (2.44%) LANDesk
10 1 (2.44%) Mitel
10 1 (2.44%) Siemens
10 1 (2.44%) Sophos
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago