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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 42 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 9 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.11% 6.77% 7.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.98% 13.91% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 17
Average salary £32,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,809 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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 Solihull region.

Qualifications Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
82 151 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 28.37% 48.71% 25.82%
Number of salaries quoted 45 113 39
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,106 £28,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Solihull

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
4 7 (53.85%) CRM
5 6 (46.15%) HTML
5 6 (46.15%) Degree
6 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
6 5 (38.46%) HTML5
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
7 3 (23.08%) WCF
7 3 (23.08%) WPF
7 3 (23.08%) iPad
7 3 (23.08%) iPhone
7 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 3 (23.08%) B2B
7 3 (23.08%) XML
7 3 (23.08%) MCP
7 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
7 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 3 (23.08%) Apple
7 3 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (15.38%) EAI
8 2 (15.38%) Red Gate
8 2 (15.38%) MCPD
8 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
1 3 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
1 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) WCF
4 3 (23.08%) WPF
4 3 (23.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) iPad
2 3 (23.08%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) B2B
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) EAI
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) MCP
3 2 (15.38%) MCPD
4 1 (7.69%) MCTS
4 1 (7.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Apple
3 2 (15.38%) Red Gate
3 2 (15.38%) DevExpress
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
Solihull
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 22 days ago