The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 37 33 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 2.53% 5.56% 2.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.20% 19.64% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 5
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £35,581 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.83% -1.33%
Microsoft Certification
Manchester

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

Qualifications Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
49 56 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 24.75% 28.28% 24.86%
Number of salaries quoted 47 32 45
Average salary £33,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.52% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Stockport

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Stockport

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) MCSE
2 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
2 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
3 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (50.00%) MCP
3 8 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (50.00%) Symantec
3 8 (50.00%) Firewall
3 8 (50.00%) Wyse
3 8 (50.00%) Backup Exec
4 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 7 (43.75%) RDBMS
4 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
4 7 (43.75%) C#
4 7 (43.75%) HTML
4 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 7 (43.75%) VB.NET
4 7 (43.75%) .NET
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
4 7 (43.75%) Android Development
4 7 (43.75%) iOS Development
4 7 (43.75%) Relational Database

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 8 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) LAN
2 5 (31.25%) WAN
3 4 (25.00%) DHCP
3 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (18.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) RDBMS
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
1 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) .NET Developer
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
1 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
1 7 (43.75%) HTML
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
1 7 (43.75%) jQuery
2 4 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
1 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
3 7 (43.75%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Android Development
1 7 (43.75%) iOS Development
1 7 (43.75%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (43.75%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) MCSE
2 8 (50.00%) MCP
3 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) VCP4
4 1 (6.25%) MCTS
4 1 (6.25%) MCITP
4 1 (6.25%) MCSA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
2 8 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (50.00%) Symantec
2 8 (50.00%) Wyse
3 4 (25.00%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
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