The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Cheshire / Macclesfield
Rank 17 18 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +27
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 7.02% 3.13% 1.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.44% 25.00% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Median salary £26,500 £27,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -35.29%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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

Qualifications Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 15.79% 12.50% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 17
Median salary £26,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

The demand trend of job ads across the Macclesfield region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Macclesfield

Microsoft Certification
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Macclesfield region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec