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

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 52 53 54
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 14 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.65% 1.86% 1.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.05% 9.24% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 10
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £51,500 £42,750
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 Staffordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
93 119 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.58% 20.14% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 74 110 98
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £50,000 £60,500
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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 7 £35,000 -22.22%
Tamworth +13 4 £29,750 -15.00% 2
Stafford -6 1 - -
Stoke-on-Trent -7 1 £18,500 -22.91%
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 24 (66.67%) MCSE
2 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
3 15 (41.67%) Cisco
4 14 (38.89%) CCNP
4 14 (38.89%) CCNA
4 14 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (36.11%) SSCP
5 13 (36.11%) CISSP
5 13 (36.11%) CCSA
5 13 (36.11%) PRINCE2
5 13 (36.11%) CEH
5 13 (36.11%) CISMP
5 13 (36.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (36.11%) Qualys
5 13 (36.11%) Network Security
5 13 (36.11%) SIEM
5 13 (36.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 13 (36.11%) Security Operations
6 12 (33.33%) Windows
6 12 (33.33%) Firewall
7 10 (27.78%) MVC
7 10 (27.78%) C#
7 10 (27.78%) .NET
7 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
8 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 6 (16.67%) SQL
9 6 (16.67%) VB.NET
9 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
10 5 (13.89%) SQL Server

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 4 (11.11%) Skype for Business
2 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (13.89%) Office 365
2 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.78%) IaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) Network Security
2 12 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (11.11%) Skype
4 3 (8.33%) VPN
5 2 (5.56%) HTTP
5 2 (5.56%) LAN
5 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Analyst
2 13 (36.11%) Operations Analyst
2 13 (36.11%) Security Analyst
2 13 (36.11%) Security Operations Analyst
3 10 (27.78%) Developer
4 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
5 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.33%) Graduate
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Technician
7 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Graduate Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Graduate IT Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Graduate IT Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) IT Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) IT Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) IT Graduate
7 2 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) .NET
1 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (8.33%) CSS
2 3 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.78%) CSS3
4 1 (2.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.78%) Life Science
2 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.78%) Physics
2 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) PRINCE2
1 13 (36.11%) Security Operations
1 13 (36.11%) SIEM
1 13 (36.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 10 (27.78%) MVC
3 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 4 (11.11%) Service Management
4 3 (8.33%) ITIL
4 3 (8.33%) ITSM
4 3 (8.33%) Mobile Development
4 3 (8.33%) OO
4 3 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (8.33%) OOD
5 2 (5.56%) CRM
5 2 (5.56%) SDLC
6 1 (2.78%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) C#
2 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) F#
4 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) C++
5 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (66.67%) MCSE
2 14 (38.89%) CCNA
2 14 (38.89%) CCNP
2 14 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (36.11%) CCSA
3 13 (36.11%) CEH
3 13 (36.11%) CISMP
3 13 (36.11%) CISSP
3 13 (36.11%) SSCP
4 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.33%) MCP
5 3 (8.33%) MCSA
5 3 (8.33%) MCSD
5 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.56%) Degree
6 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (36.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (41.67%) Cisco
3 13 (36.11%) Qualys
4 3 (8.33%) Citrix
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle
5 2 (5.56%) VMware
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Smarterways Ltd.
Salary: Up to £30 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago