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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 56 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 14 24 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.00% 4.65% 8.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.45% 17.02% 26.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 50
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +36.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £38,026 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £56,500 £65,000
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
188 141 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 26.90% 27.33% 31.18%
Number of salaries quoted 153 115 185
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £28,304
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 4 March 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Coventry

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 4 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 (61.36%) Microsoft
2 26 (59.09%) Windows
3 25 (56.82%) MCSE
4 15 (34.09%) ITIL
4 15 (34.09%) Active Directory
5 14 (31.82%) VMware
5 14 (31.82%) MCITP
6 13 (29.55%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (27.27%) CCNA
7 12 (27.27%) MS Exchange
8 11 (25.00%) Cisco
8 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 11 (25.00%) Citrix
8 11 (25.00%) Symantec
9 10 (22.73%) MCP
9 10 (22.73%) SQL
9 10 (22.73%) Workflow
9 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (20.45%) Change Management
10 9 (20.45%) NetBackup
10 9 (20.45%) MCTS
10 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
10 9 (20.45%) SharePoint
10 9 (20.45%) TCP/IP
10 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (20.45%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (18.18%) HP
11 8 (18.18%) DNS

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.45%) SharePoint
3 6 (13.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (11.36%) Lync
4 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (18.18%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.27%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) TCP/IP
2 8 (18.18%) DNS
3 7 (15.91%) VoIP
3 7 (15.91%) SAN
4 6 (13.64%) Firewall
5 5 (11.36%) Internet
6 4 (9.09%) Symposium
6 4 (9.09%) Nortel Meridian
7 3 (6.82%) PABX
7 3 (6.82%) MPLS
7 3 (6.82%) LAN
7 3 (6.82%) WAN
7 3 (6.82%) SMTP
7 3 (6.82%) DHCP
7 3 (6.82%) FTP
7 3 (6.82%) HTTP
8 2 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (4.55%) Network Security
9 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.36%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Analyst
1 10 (22.73%) Administrator
2 8 (18.18%) DBA
2 8 (18.18%) SQL DBA
3 6 (13.64%) Consultant
3 6 (13.64%) Team Leader
3 6 (13.64%) CRM Consultant
3 6 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Telecoms Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Server Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Server Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Team Leader
6 3 (6.82%) Support Team Leader
6 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.82%) Server Support
7 2 (4.55%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) COM
2 1 (2.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (2.27%) LINQ
2 1 (2.27%) WCF
2 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Blackberry
2 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.82%) Clustering
4 2 (4.55%) Replication
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (59.09%) Windows
2 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (13.64%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) ITIL
2 10 (22.73%) Workflow
3 9 (20.45%) Change Management
4 8 (18.18%) CRM
4 8 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (15.91%) Line Management
6 6 (13.64%) Information Security
6 6 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (6.82%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (6.82%) Workflow Management
8 3 (6.82%) Time Management
8 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.27%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.27%) Software Deployment
9 1 (2.27%) Change Control
9 1 (2.27%) Coaching
9 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.27%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.55%) VBScript
3 2 (4.55%) VB
4 1 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (56.82%) MCSE
2 14 (31.82%) MCITP
3 13 (29.55%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (27.27%) CCNA
5 10 (22.73%) MCP
6 9 (20.45%) MCTS
6 9 (20.45%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (18.18%) MCSA
8 5 (11.36%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (9.09%) Degree
10 2 (4.55%) CCA
10 2 (4.55%) CCENT
10 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (4.55%) MCDST
10 2 (4.55%) VCP4
11 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
11 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
11 1 (2.27%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
2 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 15 (34.09%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (18.18%) vSphere
3 8 (18.18%) XenApp
4 6 (13.64%) Hyper-V
5 4 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (6.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (20.45%) NetBackup
2 7 (15.91%) Backup Exec
3 5 (11.36%) SCDPM
4 4 (9.09%) SCOM
5 3 (6.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (4.55%) SCCM
6 2 (4.55%) SCVMM
7 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
2 14 (31.82%) VMware
3 11 (25.00%) Cisco
3 11 (25.00%) Citrix
3 11 (25.00%) Symantec
4 8 (18.18%) HP
5 6 (13.64%) NetApp
6 4 (9.09%) IBM
6 4 (9.09%) Nortel
7 2 (4.55%) Sophos
7 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.55%) Juniper
7 2 (4.55%) EMC
8 1 (2.27%) LANDesk
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 31 days holday + Package
Posted: 20 days ago