The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 26 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 1.35% - 1.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% - 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £29,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
Microsoft Certification
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Qualifications Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
38 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 25.68% 25.00% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 0 8
Average salary £48,125 - £31,389
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Stirling

Microsoft Certification
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 2 (100.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Meraki

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter
1 1 (50.00%) Meraki