The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank - 7 14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale - 14.29% 10.53%
As % of the Qualifications category - 50.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Average salary - £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +1.33%
Microsoft Certification
Manchester

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

Qualifications Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 21.43% 28.57% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 12
Average salary £48,000 £29,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.71% +1.72%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Rochdale

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSD
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Billing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) MSTest
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Billing
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Systems Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) OWASP
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSD
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
Rochdale
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £14000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago