The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 10 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 8 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 12.90% 36.67% 35.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.06% 78.57% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 7
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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 Dudley region.

Qualifications Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
17 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 27.42% 46.67% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 8
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Dudley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Dudley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Dudley region.

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Dudley

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Dudley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Dudley region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Dudley

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Mac OS X
2 7 (53.85%) MVS
2 7 (53.85%) Middleware
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) MCP
2 7 (53.85%) Unix
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) SOA
2 7 (53.85%) LAN
2 7 (53.85%) WLAN
2 7 (53.85%) SLA
2 7 (53.85%) Service Management
2 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) ITSM
2 7 (53.85%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (53.85%) A+ Certification
2 7 (53.85%) SAN
2 7 (53.85%) Economics
2 7 (53.85%) Incident Management
2 7 (53.85%) Marketing
2 7 (53.85%) Load Balancing
2 7 (53.85%) Private Cloud
3 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
3 6 (46.15%) XenApp
3 6 (46.15%) XenServer
3 6 (46.15%) XenDesktop
3 6 (46.15%) NetScaler

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dudley 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
1 7 (53.85%) LAN
1 7 (53.85%) SAN
1 7 (53.85%) Wi-Fi
1 7 (53.85%) WLAN
2 6 (46.15%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (53.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Service Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Service Desk Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Consultant
2 6 (46.15%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 3 (23.08%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Economics
1 7 (53.85%) Private Cloud
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
1 7 (53.85%) Mac OS X
1 7 (53.85%) MVS
1 7 (53.85%) Unix
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Incident Management
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
1 7 (53.85%) ITSM
1 7 (53.85%) Load Balancing
1 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
1 7 (53.85%) Service Management
1 7 (53.85%) SOA
2 4 (30.77%) Coaching
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Management
2 4 (30.77%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) A+ Certification
1 7 (53.85%) MCP
2 6 (46.15%) CCA
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (46.15%) MCSA
2 6 (46.15%) MCSE
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
1 6 (46.15%) XenApp
1 6 (46.15%) XenDesktop
1 6 (46.15%) XenServer
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix
2 6 (46.15%) NetApp
3 4 (30.77%) VMware