The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Knutsford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 13 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 7.41% 1.10% -
As % of the Qualifications category 37.50% 13.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
16 15 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 19.75% 8.29% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 20
Average salary £50,000 £40,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.22% -35.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,100 £38,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft Certification
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Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Knutsford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
2 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) MSI
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (66.67%) MCITP
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (50.00%) SMS
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (50.00%) SCCM
4 3 (50.00%) Application Packaging
5 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) SLA
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) MCP
6 1 (16.67%) VBScript
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) IIS
6 1 (16.67%) Windows NT
6 1 (16.67%) AIX
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
6 1 (16.67%) CCNA
6 1 (16.67%) HP

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SMS
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) DSL
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MSI
2 1 (16.67%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (16.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows NT
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (16.67%) zOS
4 1 (16.67%) MVS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
2 4 (66.67%) MCITP
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (16.67%) MCP
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) CA
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) ProCurve
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago