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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 32 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 6 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 3.35% 1.58% 3.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 6.12% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 9
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -3.84%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
24 49 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 13.41% 25.79% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 23 43 50
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of job ads across the Stockport region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) ITIL
3 8 (53.33%) MCITP
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) C#
4 6 (40.00%) HTML
4 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) .NET
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (33.33%) SAN
5 5 (33.33%) Symantec
5 5 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 5 (33.33%) Service Management
5 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 5 (33.33%) IIS
5 5 (33.33%) MCP
5 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
5 5 (33.33%) SLA
5 5 (33.33%) Backup Exec
5 5 (33.33%) jQuery
5 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 5 (33.33%) Android
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (33.33%) Web Development

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 5 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) NAS
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Automotive
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) DBA
3 3 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 2 (13.33%) Support Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
1 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 5 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Android
2 5 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Android Development
3 5 (33.33%) High Availability
3 5 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C#
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) MCITP
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (33.33%) MCP
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) MCDBA
3 3 (20.00%) MCTS
4 1 (6.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Symantec
3 5 (33.33%) Veeam
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
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