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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 34 30 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 8 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.91% 1.29% 13.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.96% 4.11% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 13
Median salary £21,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £33,200 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £44,000 £50,600
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
73 73 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 26.55% 31.33% 27.62%
Number of salaries quoted 48 49 24
Median salary £35,500 £50,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.00% +78.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £63,299
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Shropshire region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +4 8 £21,500 -43.79% 1
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) .NET
3 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (53.33%) MCSD
5 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
6 6 (40.00%) MVC
6 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (33.33%) HTML
7 5 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (33.33%) OOD
7 5 (33.33%) F#
7 5 (33.33%) Mobile Development
8 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
9 3 (20.00%) OOP
9 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
9 3 (20.00%) CSS
9 3 (20.00%) MCSE
9 3 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (20.00%) HTML5
10 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
10 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (13.33%) Office 365
10 2 (13.33%) MCP

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (13.33%) Office 365
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.67%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) MSBuild
2 1 (6.67%) MSTest
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Graduate
2 3 (20.00%) Graduate Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Graduate IT Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Graduate IT Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) IT Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) IT Graduate
2 3 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (20.00%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) Ajax
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (6.67%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) REST
6 1 (6.67%) SOAP
6 1 (6.67%) Web Services
6 1 (6.67%) XHTML
6 1 (6.67%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 5 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (33.33%) OOD
3 3 (20.00%) OOP
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Content Management
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) Records Management
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) F#
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) MCSD
3 3 (20.00%) MCSE
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) MCP
5 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (6.67%) MCAD
5 1 (6.67%) MCPD
5 1 (6.67%) MCSA
5 1 (6.67%) MCTS
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) PayPal
2 1 (6.67%) WorldPay