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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank - - 18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 0 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - - 11.24%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 17
Median salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
61 38 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 30.65% 24.20% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 41 36 39
Median salary £37,250 £47,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.57% +53.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £17,650 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,600 £51,363
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) MCSD
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) MVC
5 3 (37.50%) Migration
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) OOD
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (37.50%) InfoPath
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (37.50%) F#
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (37.50%) Office 365
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
6 2 (25.00%) Records Management
6 2 (25.00%) User Experience
6 2 (25.00%) MCPD
6 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (25.00%) MCSE

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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Graduate
3 2 (25.00%) Graduate Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Graduate IT Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Graduate IT Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) IT Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) IT Graduate
3 2 (25.00%) Office 365 Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) XSLT
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
2 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (37.50%) OOD
3 2 (25.00%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) Records Management
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) F#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) MCSD
3 2 (25.00%) MCAD
3 2 (25.00%) MCPD
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) MCTS
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft