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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 24 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 15 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 6.49% 6.25% 5.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.81% 30.43% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 10
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £40,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% -2.66%
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
63 23 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 27.27% 20.54% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 55 14 33
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,700 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £45,000 £47,250
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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +4 13 £31,000 - 4
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 33 (94.29%) Windows
2 32 (91.43%) Microsoft
3 30 (85.71%) VMware
4 29 (82.86%) Citrix
5 24 (68.57%) Active Directory
5 24 (68.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (60.00%) DNS
7 20 (57.14%) TCP/IP
8 19 (54.29%) MS Exchange
8 19 (54.29%) Linux
9 18 (51.43%) Firewall
9 18 (51.43%) Citrix Certification
10 17 (48.57%) SAN
10 17 (48.57%) NAS
11 16 (45.71%) VPN
12 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
13 14 (40.00%) MCSE
14 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (37.14%) MCSA
14 13 (37.14%) DHCP
14 13 (37.14%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (37.14%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (31.43%) CCA
15 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2000
16 10 (28.57%) SQL
17 9 (25.71%) Apache
17 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
18 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
18 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
18 8 (22.86%) Cisco

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (54.29%) MS Exchange
2 9 (25.71%) Apache
3 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (14.29%) IIS
5 3 (8.57%) IBM Notes
5 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (5.71%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (60.00%) DNS
2 20 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 18 (51.43%) Firewall
4 17 (48.57%) NAS
4 17 (48.57%) SAN
5 16 (45.71%) VPN
6 13 (37.14%) DHCP
7 8 (22.86%) DDNS
8 4 (11.43%) IP Telephony
9 3 (8.57%) VLAN
9 3 (8.57%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (5.71%) Spanning Tree
10 2 (5.71%) IPsec
10 2 (5.71%) VoIP
11 1 (2.86%) IPv4
11 1 (2.86%) IPv6
11 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (37.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (37.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (17.14%) MySQL
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Technical Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Support Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (11.43%) Network Engineer
8 3 (8.57%) Technical Support
9 2 (5.71%) Consultant
9 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
9 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) Deployment Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) Incident Manager
9 2 (5.71%) Technical Team Leader
10 1 (2.86%) Technical Manager
10 1 (2.86%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (94.29%) Windows
2 24 (68.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (54.29%) Linux
4 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (17.14%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
8 2 (5.71%) Windows NT
8 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
2 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (2.86%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) Citrix Certification
2 14 (40.00%) MCSE
3 13 (37.14%) MCSA
4 11 (31.43%) CCA
5 6 (17.14%) MCITP
6 3 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (5.71%) MCDST
7 2 (5.71%) Degree
7 2 (5.71%) CCENT
8 1 (2.86%) CCNA
8 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (68.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
3 5 (14.29%) XenApp
3 5 (14.29%) XenServer
3 5 (14.29%) Terminal Services
4 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (8.57%) vSphere
6 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (91.43%) Microsoft
2 30 (85.71%) VMware
3 29 (82.86%) Citrix
4 8 (22.86%) Cisco
5 6 (17.14%) Brocade
6 4 (11.43%) HP
7 3 (8.57%) Mitel
7 3 (8.57%) Avaya
7 3 (8.57%) Juniper
7 3 (8.57%) Lotus
7 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.86%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.86%) Barracuda Networks
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