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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 29 58 72
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 48 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.43% 2.41% 1.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.53% 13.76% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 34 13 6
Median salary £24,000 £30,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £19,100 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,700 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -4.05%
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
139 109 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 21.52% 17.52% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 111 73 122
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Tamworth +19 25 £35,000 +79.48% 2
Stoke-on-Trent -3 10 £24,000 -26.15%
Stafford +14 9 £21,500 -30.64%
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £18,500 -
Cannock -2 1 £37,500 -
Lichfield - 1 £35,000 - 1
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 60 (89.55%) Microsoft
2 40 (59.70%) .NET
3 39 (58.21%) C#
4 37 (55.22%) SQL
5 31 (46.27%) VB.NET
6 30 (44.78%) Degree
7 27 (40.30%) OOP
8 25 (37.31%) Windows
9 23 (34.33%) MS Excel
9 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
10 18 (26.87%) HTML
10 18 (26.87%) HTML5
11 17 (25.37%) OO
12 16 (23.88%) T-SQL
13 15 (22.39%) Active Directory
13 15 (22.39%) MCSE
13 15 (22.39%) Risk Management
13 15 (22.39%) Driving Licence
14 13 (19.40%) Games
14 13 (19.40%) MCSD
14 13 (19.40%) SharePoint
15 12 (17.91%) Java
15 12 (17.91%) C++
15 12 (17.91%) Computer Science
16 11 (16.42%) Windows Server
16 11 (16.42%) VMware
17 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
17 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET
17 10 (14.93%) Mobile App
17 10 (14.93%) Mobile Application Development

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 13 (19.40%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.49%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (34.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.43%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) LAN
2 4 (5.97%) Firewall
2 4 (5.97%) WAN
3 2 (2.99%) Network Security
3 2 (2.99%) SAN
3 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.99%) VoIP
4 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (19.40%) Games
2 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (52.24%) Developer
2 16 (23.88%) Software Developer
3 15 (22.39%) Graduate
4 14 (20.90%) Graduate Developer
5 12 (17.91%) Junior
5 12 (17.91%) Junior Developer
6 9 (13.43%) Applications Developer
6 9 (13.43%) Graduate Software Developer
6 9 (13.43%) Web Applications Developer
6 9 (13.43%) Web Developer
7 8 (11.94%) .NET Developer
7 8 (11.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (11.94%) C# Developer
8 7 (10.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (10.45%) Junior Software Developer
8 7 (10.45%) Service Manager
9 6 (8.96%) Analyst
9 6 (8.96%) IT Manager
9 6 (8.96%) IT Support
10 5 (7.46%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (59.70%) .NET
2 18 (26.87%) HTML
2 18 (26.87%) HTML5
3 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET
4 9 (13.43%) CSS
5 8 (11.94%) CSS3
6 5 (7.46%) .NET Framework
6 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (7.46%) WCF
6 5 (7.46%) WinForms
6 5 (7.46%) WPF
7 1 (1.49%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.49%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Driving Licence
2 12 (17.91%) Computer Science
3 10 (14.93%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.46%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.97%) N-Tier
6 3 (4.48%) Blackberry
6 3 (4.48%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.49%) Life Science
7 1 (1.49%) PDA
7 1 (1.49%) Replication
7 1 (1.49%) Statistics
7 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.49%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 25 (37.31%) Windows
2 11 (16.42%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.49%) Android
5 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.30%) OOP
2 17 (25.37%) OO
3 15 (22.39%) Risk Management
4 10 (14.93%) Mobile Application Development
5 8 (11.94%) ITIL
6 5 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.46%) BDD
6 5 (7.46%) Change Management
6 5 (7.46%) MVC
6 5 (7.46%) Presales
6 5 (7.46%) Regression Testing
6 5 (7.46%) Scrum
6 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.46%) TDD
6 5 (7.46%) Test Automation
6 5 (7.46%) Test Scripting
6 5 (7.46%) Ticket Management
6 5 (7.46%) Trend Analysis
7 4 (5.97%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (58.21%) C#
2 37 (55.22%) SQL
3 31 (46.27%) VB.NET
4 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
5 16 (23.88%) T-SQL
6 12 (17.91%) C++
6 12 (17.91%) Java
7 4 (5.97%) VB
8 1 (1.49%) F#
Qualifications
1 30 (44.78%) Degree
2 15 (22.39%) MCSE
3 13 (19.40%) MCSD
4 9 (13.43%) MCITP
4 9 (13.43%) SC Cleared
4 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
5 7 (10.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (8.96%) MCSA
7 5 (7.46%) MCP
8 4 (5.97%) CCNA
8 4 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (4.48%) CCA
9 3 (4.48%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (4.48%) MCDST
10 2 (2.99%) CCNP
11 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
11 1 (1.49%) CCDA
11 1 (1.49%) CISSP
11 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.49%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (22.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.48%) XenApp
3 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.99%) vSphere
4 1 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.49%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.49%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 60 (89.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.42%) VMware
3 4 (5.97%) Citrix
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco
4 1 (1.49%) HP
4 1 (1.49%) IDERA
4 1 (1.49%) LANDesk
4 1 (1.49%) NetApp
4 1 (1.49%) Qualys
4 1 (1.49%) Remedy
4 1 (1.49%) SonicWALL
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