The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the St Helens region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the St Helens region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank - 5 9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens - 16.67% 11.11%
As % of the Qualifications category - 42.86% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £25,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -43.18%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Qualifications Category
St Helens
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 17.65% 38.89% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 8
Average salary £45,750 £25,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.00% -43.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,350 £23,250 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £51,150 £66,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
Microsoft Certification
Merseyside

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in St Helens

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in St Helens

Microsoft Certification
Top 27 Related IT Skills in St Helens

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the St Helens 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) MOF
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) NCIE
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in St Helens by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the St Helens 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) MOF
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) NCIE
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR