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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 19 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 19 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 10.56% 2.38% 3.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 32.20% 5.17% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 3
Average salary £31,750 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 58 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 32.78% 46.03% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 39 21 13
Average salary £31,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.72% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,800 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £38,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +10 17 £32,000 -20.00% 1
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 31 (93.94%) Microsoft
2 29 (87.88%) Windows
3 27 (81.82%) Citrix
4 25 (75.76%) VMware
5 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
6 22 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (57.58%) DNS
7 19 (57.58%) MS Exchange
8 15 (45.45%) Linux
8 15 (45.45%) MCSE
9 14 (42.42%) Citrix Certification
10 13 (39.39%) SAN
10 13 (39.39%) Firewall
10 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
11 12 (36.36%) DHCP
12 11 (33.33%) NAS
12 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (33.33%) VPN
13 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
13 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (27.27%) CCA
15 8 (24.24%) MCSA
15 8 (24.24%) ITIL
15 8 (24.24%) XenApp
15 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
16 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
16 7 (21.21%) SQL
16 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2000

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 19 (57.58%) MS Exchange
2 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (18.18%) Apache
5 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
6 2 (6.06%) IIS
6 2 (6.06%) IBM Notes
6 2 (6.06%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (57.58%) DNS
2 13 (39.39%) SAN
2 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
2 13 (39.39%) Firewall
3 12 (36.36%) DHCP
4 11 (33.33%) NAS
4 11 (33.33%) VPN
5 5 (15.15%) DDNS
6 4 (12.12%) IP Telephony
7 3 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.03%) VLAN
8 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.03%) Wireless
8 1 (3.03%) IPv4
8 1 (3.03%) IPv6
8 1 (3.03%) LAN
8 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (6.06%) MySQL
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
1 5 (15.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (21.21%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Network Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Incident Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 1 (3.03%) Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (87.88%) Windows
2 22 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (45.45%) Linux
4 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (15.15%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (12.12%) Ubuntu
7 4 (12.12%) Windows NT
8 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000
8 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) ITIL
2 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
2 2 (6.06%) Project Management
2 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
2 2 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
2 2 (6.06%) Time Management
2 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.03%) Network Design
3 1 (3.03%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.06%) C
2 2 (6.06%) C#
2 2 (6.06%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) MCSE
2 14 (42.42%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (27.27%) CCA
4 8 (24.24%) MCSA
5 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (9.09%) Degree
7 2 (6.06%) MCP
8 1 (3.03%) CCNA
8 1 (3.03%) MCTS
8 1 (3.03%) MCITP
8 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 8 (24.24%) XenApp
3 6 (18.18%) vSphere
4 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
5 3 (9.09%) Terminal Services
5 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.06%) XenServer
6 2 (6.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (93.94%) Microsoft
2 27 (81.82%) Citrix
3 25 (75.76%) VMware
4 6 (18.18%) HP
5 5 (15.15%) Brocade
5 5 (15.15%) Cisco
6 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds
6 3 (9.09%) Mitel
6 3 (9.09%) Avaya
6 3 (9.09%) Juniper
7 2 (6.06%) NetApp
7 2 (6.06%) Lotus
7 2 (6.06%) 3PAR
7 2 (6.06%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL
Telford, Shropshire
Proto Labs Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago