The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 44 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.85% 2.76% 3.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.52% 14.74% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 13
Average salary £25,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
119 95 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 33.52% 18.70% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 82 79 74
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Lancashire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Skelmersdale - 2 £25,000 -
Blackburn - 1 £25,000 -
Microsoft Certification
North West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) MCP
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) MCSE
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Remedy
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) LAN

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) IT Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) IT Support
2 5 (62.50%) IT Support Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) VB Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (25.00%) Ajax
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) APACS
1 1 (12.50%) AS400
1 1 (12.50%) EMV
1 1 (12.50%) iSeries
1 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
1 1 (12.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) MVVM
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OWASP
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) SOLID
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCP
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Remedy
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Google
Chorley, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago