The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank - - 41
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford - - 2.80%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

Qualifications Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 16.67% 16.57% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 22
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 January 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) MCTS
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 2000
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) CCA
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (50.00%) VMS
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) EMC

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Server Support
2 3 (75.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support
3 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (50.00%) VMS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Continuity Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCTS
1 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) CCA
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
Knutsford
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £28k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago