The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 18 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 3.85% 1.04% 5.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.64% 25.00% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £23,250 £22,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.68% -51.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%
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 Salford region.

Qualifications Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
22 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 28.21% 4.17% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 13
Average salary £40,000 £22,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -51.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £22,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Salford

Microsoft Certification
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MCTS
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) WatchGuard
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) WatchGuard
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