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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank - 44 25
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield - 3.05% 8.33%
As % of the Qualifications category - 35.29% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 15
Average salary - £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 Macclesfield region.

Qualifications Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
36 17 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 19.15% 8.63% 33.89%
Number of salaries quoted 33 13 47
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £19,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £44,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Macclesfield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft