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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Manchester / Rochdale
Rank 23 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 3.33% 2.50% -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.45% 11.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
31 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 51.67% 22.50% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 9 8
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Rochdale region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Office 365
2 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
2 8 (88.89%) MCSE
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) SAN
4 5 (55.56%) Document Management
4 5 (55.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (55.56%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (55.56%) VPN
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 5 (55.56%) CRM
4 5 (55.56%) Data Protection
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (55.56%) EqualLogic
4 5 (55.56%) SCDPM
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 5 (55.56%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) Apple
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (22.22%) SCCM
7 2 (22.22%) XenApp

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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (55.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) SAN
2 5 (55.56%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) CRM Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Manager
2 4 (44.44%) IT Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) IT Support
5 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) CRM
1 5 (55.56%) Data Protection
1 5 (55.56%) Document Management
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) MCP
2 2 (22.22%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) CCA
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
1 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
2 5 (55.56%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
3 2 (22.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 5 (55.56%) SCDPM
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) EqualLogic
3 3 (33.33%) Apple
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) HP