The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Redditch region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 22 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 1.79% 10.77% -
As % of the Qualifications category 12.50% 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Qualifications Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 14.29% 32.31% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 1
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Microsoft Certification
Worcestershire

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Redditch

Microsoft Certification
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Sage 200
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) IT Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) Sage
1 1 (33.33%) VMware