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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 66 28 46
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 14 39 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.93% 6.07% 3.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.03% 22.81% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 35 15
Average salary £35,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.97% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +6.66%
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
155 171 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 21.32% 26.64% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 129 156 105
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cannock -4 7 £35,000 -12.50%
Stoke-on-Trent 0 2 £40,000 +17.64%
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
3 18 (69.23%) Degree
4 17 (65.38%) .NET
5 16 (61.54%) MVC
5 16 (61.54%) C#
6 14 (53.85%) SOA
7 12 (46.15%) .NET Framework
8 11 (42.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (42.31%) ITIL
9 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (34.62%) TDD
9 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (34.62%) WCF
9 9 (34.62%) MCSD
9 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
9 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
9 9 (34.62%) Service Management
9 9 (34.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (30.77%) MCSE
11 7 (26.92%) Windows
11 7 (26.92%) VB.NET
11 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
11 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
12 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (23.08%) VMware
12 6 (23.08%) Citrix

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (7.69%) Drupal
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) LAN
1 5 (19.23%) WAN
2 3 (11.54%) VPN
3 2 (7.69%) VLAN
3 2 (7.69%) Network Security
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) WLAN
3 2 (7.69%) DMZ
3 2 (7.69%) Internet
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) Wireless
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 11 (42.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
1 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (19.23%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) .NET Developer
3 10 (38.46%) C# Developer
3 10 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Project Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Network Security Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SCCM Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) .NET Framework
3 9 (34.62%) WCF
3 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
4 5 (19.23%) CSS
4 5 (19.23%) XML
4 5 (19.23%) XSLT
4 5 (19.23%) XHTML
4 5 (19.23%) Ajax
4 5 (19.23%) jQuery
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (19.23%) HTML5
4 5 (19.23%) CSS3
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (19.23%) HTML
5 3 (11.54%) Application Packaging
6 2 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 5 (19.23%) N-Tier
3 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (19.23%) Windows 8
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) MVC
2 14 (53.85%) SOA
3 11 (42.31%) ITIL
4 9 (34.62%) Service Management
4 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (34.62%) TDD
5 5 (19.23%) SEO
5 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (19.23%) Web Development
6 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
6 2 (7.69%) Network Design
6 2 (7.69%) OOD
6 2 (7.69%) B2B
6 2 (7.69%) Six Sigma
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) C#
2 7 (26.92%) VB.NET
3 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) VB
4 2 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) Degree
2 9 (34.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 9 (34.62%) MCSD
3 8 (30.77%) MCSE
4 4 (15.38%) MCSA
4 4 (15.38%) CCNA
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (7.69%) CISSP
5 2 (7.69%) CCIE
5 2 (7.69%) CCNP
5 2 (7.69%) MCITP
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.85%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) XenApp
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Citrix
2 6 (23.08%) VMware
2 6 (23.08%) Cisco
3 5 (19.23%) AccuRev
4 1 (3.85%) Altiris
4 1 (3.85%) Google
4 1 (3.85%) Lotus
4 1 (3.85%) Symantec
4 1 (3.85%) HP
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 8 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago