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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 32 57 76
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 47 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.86% 2.56% 1.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.13% 12.31% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 35 15 9
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,900 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
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
156 130 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 22.77% 20.80% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 125 86 126
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 June 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 June 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 +16 22 £30,000 +33.33% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -4 13 £24,000 -27.81% 1
Stafford - 6 £21,500 - 1
Lichfield - 4 £35,000 -
Cannock - 1 £37,500 - 1
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 69 (92.00%) Microsoft
2 46 (61.33%) .NET
3 43 (57.33%) C#
4 40 (53.33%) SQL
5 35 (46.67%) VB.NET
6 33 (44.00%) Degree
7 29 (38.67%) JavaScript
7 29 (38.67%) OOP
8 28 (37.33%) MS Excel
9 24 (32.00%) Windows
9 24 (32.00%) HTML
10 23 (30.67%) OO
11 21 (28.00%) HTML5
12 17 (22.67%) MCSE
13 16 (21.33%) T-SQL
14 15 (20.00%) Risk Management
14 15 (20.00%) Java
14 15 (20.00%) C++
14 15 (20.00%) CSS
14 15 (20.00%) Active Directory
14 15 (20.00%) Computer Science
14 15 (20.00%) Driving Licence
15 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET
15 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
15 13 (17.33%) SharePoint
15 13 (17.33%) MCSD
15 13 (17.33%) Games
16 12 (16.00%) MS Office
17 11 (14.67%) VMware
17 11 (14.67%) CSS3

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 (17.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.33%) Office Communications Server
3 4 (5.33%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.00%) IIS
5 2 (2.67%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (37.33%) MS Excel
2 12 (16.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Sage Pay
2 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) LAN
2 4 (5.33%) Firewall
2 4 (5.33%) WAN
3 3 (4.00%) SSL
4 2 (2.67%) Network Security
4 2 (2.67%) SAN
4 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.67%) VoIP
5 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (17.33%) Games
2 3 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (54.67%) Developer
2 18 (24.00%) Software Developer
3 17 (22.67%) Graduate
4 16 (21.33%) Graduate Developer
5 13 (17.33%) Junior
5 13 (17.33%) Junior Developer
6 12 (16.00%) Applications Developer
6 12 (16.00%) Web Applications Developer
6 12 (16.00%) Web Developer
7 11 (14.67%) Graduate Software Developer
8 8 (10.67%) .NET Developer
8 8 (10.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (10.67%) C# Developer
9 7 (9.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (9.33%) Junior Software Developer
9 7 (9.33%) Service Manager
10 6 (8.00%) Analyst
10 6 (8.00%) IT Manager
10 6 (8.00%) IT Support
11 5 (6.67%) Service Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (61.33%) .NET
2 24 (32.00%) HTML
3 21 (28.00%) HTML5
4 15 (20.00%) CSS
5 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET
6 11 (14.67%) CSS3
7 8 (10.67%) .NET Framework
8 7 (9.33%) WinForms
9 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (6.67%) WCF
9 5 (6.67%) WPF
10 3 (4.00%) Ajax
10 3 (4.00%) SOAP
10 3 (4.00%) Web Services
10 3 (4.00%) XHTML
11 2 (2.67%) .NET Remoting
11 2 (2.67%) Classic ASP
11 2 (2.67%) Google Maps API
12 1 (1.33%) Entity Framework
12 1 (1.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 15 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 10 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.33%) N-Tier
4 4 (5.33%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (4.00%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.00%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.67%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.67%) Physics
7 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.33%) Life Science
7 1 (1.33%) PDA
7 1 (1.33%) Replication
7 1 (1.33%) Statistics
7 1 (1.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.00%) Windows
2 11 (14.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) Android
5 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.67%) OOP
2 23 (30.67%) OO
3 15 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 10 (13.33%) ITIL
4 10 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 7 (9.33%) MVC
5 7 (9.33%) Service Management
6 5 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.67%) BDD
6 5 (6.67%) Change Management
6 5 (6.67%) CRM
6 5 (6.67%) Presales
6 5 (6.67%) Regression Testing
6 5 (6.67%) Scrum
6 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 5 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.67%) TDD
6 5 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 5 (6.67%) Ticket Management
6 5 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (57.33%) C#
2 40 (53.33%) SQL
3 35 (46.67%) VB.NET
4 29 (38.67%) JavaScript
5 16 (21.33%) T-SQL
6 15 (20.00%) C++
6 15 (20.00%) Java
7 4 (5.33%) VB
8 1 (1.33%) F#
Qualifications
1 33 (44.00%) Degree
2 17 (22.67%) MCSE
3 13 (17.33%) MCSD
4 9 (12.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (12.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (10.67%) MCITP
6 7 (9.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (8.00%) MCP
7 6 (8.00%) MCSA
8 4 (5.33%) CCNA
8 4 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (4.00%) CCA
9 3 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (4.00%) MCDST
10 2 (2.67%) CCNP
11 1 (1.33%) A+ Certification
11 1 (1.33%) CCDA
11 1 (1.33%) CISSP
11 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.00%) XenApp
3 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.67%) vSphere
4 1 (1.33%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.33%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.33%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 69 (92.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.67%) VMware
3 4 (5.33%) Citrix
3 4 (5.33%) LANDesk
3 4 (5.33%) Remedy
4 3 (4.00%) PayPal
4 3 (4.00%) WorldPay
5 2 (2.67%) Google
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco
6 1 (1.33%) HP
6 1 (1.33%) IDERA
6 1 (1.33%) Qualys
6 1 (1.33%) SonicWALL
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Stafford
EMBS
Salary: £18k - 25k per year + Amazing Bens + MS Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
greywood
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Staffordshire
greywood
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cannock
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 18 days ago