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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 20 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 1.75% 3.13% -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.55% 11.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £48,500 £20,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+136.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 38.60% 26.56% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 6
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +25.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £20,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,750 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) VCAP
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) VCAP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware