The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 44 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 6 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.01% 3.95% 5.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.06% 10.31% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 15
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
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 Solihull region.

Qualifications Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
85 97 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 28.52% 38.34% 42.23%
Number of salaries quoted 58 28 55
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £25,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Solihull

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Solihull

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) C#
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (50.00%) .NET
5 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (45.00%) TDD
6 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (35.00%) CSS
7 7 (35.00%) HTML
7 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
8 6 (30.00%) MCTS
8 6 (30.00%) MCITP
8 6 (30.00%) Degree
9 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
10 4 (20.00%) CRM
10 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
12 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
12 2 (10.00%) MCSD
12 2 (10.00%) Windows
12 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (10.00%) XML
12 2 (10.00%) QA
12 2 (10.00%) Refactoring
12 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
13 1 (5.00%) MCPD
13 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Administrator
4 5 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (25.00%) DBA
4 5 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (25.00%) SQL DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (35.00%) CSS
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (5.00%) WinForms
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.00%) WCF
5 1 (5.00%) WPF
5 1 (5.00%) Silverlight
5 1 (5.00%) jQuery
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.00%) HTML5
5 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (5.00%) REST
5 1 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Refactoring
5 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) BDD
6 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.00%) OOP
6 1 (5.00%) EAI
6 1 (5.00%) SOA
6 1 (5.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) C#
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) MCTS
1 6 (30.00%) MCITP
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) MCSD
3 1 (5.00%) MCSA
3 1 (5.00%) CCA
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Dell
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix
2 1 (5.00%) NetApp
2 1 (5.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (5.00%) Red Gate
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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