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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 58 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 16 26 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.16% 5.05% 9.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.04% 17.81% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 57
Average salary £36,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
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
199 146 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 26.89% 28.35% 31.97%
Number of salaries quoted 164 121 197
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +28.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,950 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 27 March 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Coventry

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
2 24 (52.17%) Windows
3 23 (50.00%) MCSE
4 19 (41.30%) MCITP
5 15 (32.61%) VMware
5 15 (32.61%) ITIL
6 13 (28.26%) SQL
7 12 (26.09%) MS Exchange
7 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
7 12 (26.09%) Citrix
7 12 (26.09%) MCTS
8 11 (23.91%) Workflow
8 11 (23.91%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (23.91%) Cisco
8 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
8 11 (23.91%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (21.74%) Symantec
9 10 (21.74%) CCNA
9 10 (21.74%) Change Management
10 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
10 9 (19.57%) CRM
10 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
10 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
11 8 (17.39%) XenApp
11 8 (17.39%) vSphere
11 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (17.39%) MCSA
11 8 (17.39%) HP

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.70%) Lync
3 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.04%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) DNS
2 6 (13.04%) SAN
2 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.87%) VoIP
4 4 (8.70%) Internet
4 4 (8.70%) Firewall
5 3 (6.52%) SMTP
5 3 (6.52%) FTP
5 3 (6.52%) HTTP
5 3 (6.52%) PABX
6 2 (4.35%) Network Security
6 2 (4.35%) DHCP
6 2 (4.35%) Symposium
6 2 (4.35%) Nortel Meridian
6 2 (4.35%) MPLS
7 1 (2.17%) VLAN
7 1 (2.17%) WAN
7 1 (2.17%) VPN
7 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.17%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Local Government
3 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Administrator
2 11 (23.91%) DBA
2 11 (23.91%) SQL DBA
3 9 (19.57%) Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Consultant
4 7 (15.22%) CRM Consultant
4 7 (15.22%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) Team Leader
5 6 (13.04%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Server Support
6 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.70%) Server Support Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Server Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Technical Team Leader
7 3 (6.52%) Support Team Leader
7 3 (6.52%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) COM
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.17%) WCF
2 1 (2.17%) LINQ
2 1 (2.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.52%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.35%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (52.17%) Windows
2 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.70%) Linux
6 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) ITIL
2 11 (23.91%) Workflow
2 11 (23.91%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (21.74%) Change Management
4 9 (19.57%) CRM
5 7 (15.22%) Information Security
5 7 (15.22%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (15.22%) Line Management
6 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.52%) Time Management
7 3 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.52%) Workflow Management
7 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.35%) Coaching
9 1 (2.17%) Software Deployment
9 1 (2.17%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (2.17%) Information Architecture
9 1 (2.17%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.17%) Change Control
9 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.17%) C#
3 1 (2.17%) VBScript
3 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (50.00%) MCSE
2 19 (41.30%) MCITP
3 12 (26.09%) MCTS
4 11 (23.91%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (21.74%) CCNA
6 8 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (17.39%) MCSA
7 7 (15.22%) MCP
8 5 (10.87%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (8.70%) Degree
10 2 (4.35%) CCENT
10 2 (4.35%) MCDST
11 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
11 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
11 1 (2.17%) MCSD
11 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (2.17%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 3 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 10 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (17.39%) XenApp
3 8 (17.39%) vSphere
4 6 (13.04%) Hyper-V
5 4 (8.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (6.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) NetBackup
1 8 (17.39%) Backup Exec
2 5 (10.87%) SCDPM
3 3 (6.52%) SCOM
3 3 (6.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (4.35%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.17%) WSUS
5 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
2 15 (32.61%) VMware
3 12 (26.09%) Citrix
4 11 (23.91%) Cisco
5 10 (21.74%) Symantec
6 8 (17.39%) HP
7 6 (13.04%) NetApp
8 4 (8.70%) IBM
9 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.35%) Juniper
9 2 (4.35%) Nortel
10 1 (2.17%) Sophos
10 1 (2.17%) LANDesk
10 1 (2.17%) EMC
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
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