The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 23 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 12 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.74% 8.87% 6.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.34% 50.00% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 9
Average salary £29,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £20,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
59 22 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 28.23% 17.74% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 45 18 25
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,200 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Shropshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Shropshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -2 12 £29,500 -9.23% 1
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (92.59%) VMware
3 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 24 (88.89%) Citrix
4 21 (77.78%) Active Directory
5 20 (74.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (62.96%) DNS
7 16 (59.26%) TCP/IP
7 16 (59.26%) MCSE
7 16 (59.26%) MS Exchange
8 15 (55.56%) Citrix Certification
9 14 (51.85%) Linux
9 14 (51.85%) SAN
9 14 (51.85%) Firewall
9 14 (51.85%) NAS
10 12 (44.44%) DHCP
10 12 (44.44%) MCSA
10 12 (44.44%) VPN
11 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
11 11 (40.74%) MCITP
11 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (37.04%) CCA
12 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (33.33%) XenApp
13 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2000
15 7 (25.93%) SQL
16 6 (22.22%) MySQL

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 16 (59.26%) MS Exchange
2 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (22.22%) Apache
4 5 (18.52%) IIS
5 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
7 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) DNS
2 16 (59.26%) TCP/IP
3 14 (51.85%) SAN
3 14 (51.85%) Firewall
3 14 (51.85%) NAS
4 12 (44.44%) VPN
4 12 (44.44%) DHCP
5 5 (18.52%) DDNS
6 2 (7.41%) IPsec
6 2 (7.41%) VoIP
6 2 (7.41%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (7.41%) VLAN
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (22.22%) MySQL
General
1 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Technical Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Support Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (14.81%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (14.81%) Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) Technical Support
7 3 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 1 (3.70%) Deployment Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Technical Team Leader
9 1 (3.70%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Clustering
1 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (51.85%) Linux
4 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.70%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) MCSE
2 15 (55.56%) Citrix Certification
3 12 (44.44%) MCSA
4 11 (40.74%) MCITP
5 10 (37.04%) CCA
6 5 (18.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (7.41%) MCDST
7 2 (7.41%) CCENT
8 1 (3.70%) Degree
8 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 21 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 9 (33.33%) XenApp
3 6 (22.22%) XenDesktop
3 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (18.52%) XenServer
4 5 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (11.11%) vSphere
6 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) VMware
2 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 24 (88.89%) Citrix
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco
4 2 (7.41%) Brocade
5 1 (3.70%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.70%) Avaya
5 1 (3.70%) Juniper
5 1 (3.70%) Lotus
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Mitel
Telford, Shropshire
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