The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 60 58 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 12 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.96% 2.00% 1.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.91% 11.58% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 10
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £32,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £42,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 Staffordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
110 95 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.97% 17.27% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 97 87 120
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lichfield -2 6 £35,000 -12.50%
Tamworth +5 2 £37,500 +3.44%
Stafford -3 2 £20,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £18,500 - 1
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 33 (70.21%) Microsoft
2 25 (53.19%) MCSE
3 20 (42.55%) .NET
4 17 (36.17%) C#
4 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET
5 16 (34.04%) MVC
6 14 (29.79%) CCNP
6 14 (29.79%) CCNA
6 14 (29.79%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (27.66%) SSCP
7 13 (27.66%) CISSP
7 13 (27.66%) PRINCE2
7 13 (27.66%) CEH
7 13 (27.66%) CISMP
7 13 (27.66%) Security Operations
8 12 (25.53%) SIEM
8 12 (25.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 12 (25.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (25.53%) Qualys
8 12 (25.53%) Network Security
8 12 (25.53%) CCSA
8 12 (25.53%) Firewall
8 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
8 12 (25.53%) SQL
9 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
9 11 (23.40%) Windows
9 11 (23.40%) Cisco
10 10 (21.28%) OO
10 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
10 10 (21.28%) CSS

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 6 (12.77%) Skype for Business
2 3 (6.38%) IIS
2 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.26%) CMS
4 1 (2.13%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (12.77%) Office 365
2 3 (6.38%) Sage Pay
3 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.26%) Yammer
4 1 (2.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) Firewall
1 12 (25.53%) Network Security
2 5 (10.64%) Skype
3 3 (6.38%) LAN
3 3 (6.38%) SSL
3 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.38%) WAN
4 2 (4.26%) HTTP
5 1 (2.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.26%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Developer
2 14 (29.79%) Analyst
3 13 (27.66%) Operations Analyst
3 13 (27.66%) Security Analyst
3 13 (27.66%) Security Operations Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Graduate
5 5 (10.64%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Graduate Software Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (6.38%) Applications Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) IT Graduate
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) .NET
2 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET
3 10 (21.28%) CSS
3 10 (21.28%) HTML
4 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
5 5 (10.64%) CSS3
5 5 (10.64%) HTML5
6 3 (6.38%) Ajax
6 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (6.38%) SOAP
6 3 (6.38%) Web Services
6 3 (6.38%) XHTML
7 2 (4.26%) .NET Remoting
7 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.26%) Classic ASP
7 2 (4.26%) Google Maps API
7 2 (4.26%) WinForms
8 1 (2.13%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
1 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (10.64%) Mathematics
1 5 (10.64%) Physics
2 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Clustering
2 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.13%) Life Science
2 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.13%) Replication
2 1 (2.13%) Statistics
2 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) MVC
2 13 (27.66%) PRINCE2
2 13 (27.66%) Security Operations
3 12 (25.53%) SIEM
3 12 (25.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 10 (21.28%) OO
5 5 (10.64%) Mobile Development
5 5 (10.64%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (10.64%) OOD
6 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.38%) CRM
7 3 (6.38%) Service Management
7 3 (6.38%) Web Development
8 2 (4.26%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (4.26%) SDLC
9 1 (2.13%) Database Security
9 1 (2.13%) ITIL V3
9 1 (2.13%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.17%) C#
2 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
2 12 (25.53%) SQL
3 9 (19.15%) VB.NET
4 5 (10.64%) C++
4 5 (10.64%) F#
4 5 (10.64%) Java
5 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (53.19%) MCSE
2 14 (29.79%) CCNA
2 14 (29.79%) CCNP
2 14 (29.79%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (27.66%) CEH
3 13 (27.66%) CISMP
3 13 (27.66%) CISSP
3 13 (27.66%) SSCP
4 12 (25.53%) CCSA
5 5 (10.64%) Degree
5 5 (10.64%) MCSD
5 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
5 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
6 4 (8.51%) MCP
7 3 (6.38%) MCSA
8 1 (2.13%) MCITP
8 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.77%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (70.21%) Microsoft
2 12 (25.53%) Qualys
3 11 (23.40%) Cisco
4 5 (10.64%) VMware
5 3 (6.38%) Citrix
5 3 (6.38%) PayPal
5 3 (6.38%) WorldPay
6 2 (4.26%) Google
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle
7 1 (2.13%) IDERA
7 1 (2.13%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.13%) Remedy
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago