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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 12 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 4.44% - 11.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.76% - 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Median salary £22,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -2.70%
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
17 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 37.78% 17.65% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 6
Median salary £38,500 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.09% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,000 £41,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

The demand trend of job ads across the Rochdale region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Rochdale region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) IT Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 2 (66.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) HP