The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 44 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 14 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.28% 3.76% 1.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.54% 13.33% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 3
Median salary £24,000 £30,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -18.91%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
Staffordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
65 60 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 19.88% 28.17% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 55 48 44
Median salary £32,500 £31,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +31.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £56,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (86.36%) .NET
3 17 (77.27%) OO
4 15 (68.18%) C#
4 15 (68.18%) C++
4 15 (68.18%) HTML
4 15 (68.18%) Java
4 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
4 15 (68.18%) SQL
4 15 (68.18%) CSS
4 15 (68.18%) Degree
4 15 (68.18%) Computer Science
5 13 (59.09%) HTML5
5 13 (59.09%) CSS3
5 13 (59.09%) VB.NET
6 11 (50.00%) OOP
7 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
8 4 (18.18%) Physics
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (18.18%) MVC
8 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
9 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
9 3 (13.64%) Active Directory

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) CMS
2 2 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 2 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Junior
2 11 (50.00%) Junior Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Graduate
3 9 (40.91%) Graduate Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Software Developer
4 8 (36.36%) Graduate Software Developer
5 5 (22.73%) Junior Software Developer
6 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Applications Developer
7 2 (9.09%) DBA
7 2 (9.09%) SQL DBA
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Citrix Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) .NET
2 15 (68.18%) CSS
2 15 (68.18%) HTML
3 13 (59.09%) CSS3
3 13 (59.09%) HTML5
4 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Remoting
6 2 (9.09%) Ajax
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (9.09%) Classic ASP
6 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
6 2 (9.09%) Google Maps API
6 2 (9.09%) SOAP
6 2 (9.09%) Web Services
6 2 (9.09%) WinForms
6 2 (9.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 4 (18.18%) Physics
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Life Science
3 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
3 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 2 (9.09%) Statistics
4 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
1 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) OO
2 11 (50.00%) OOP
3 4 (18.18%) MVC
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) Database Security
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (9.09%) Time Management
5 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) C#
1 15 (68.18%) C++
1 15 (68.18%) Java
1 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) VB.NET
3 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) MCP
3 1 (4.55%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) Google
3 2 (9.09%) IDERA
3 2 (9.09%) PayPal
3 2 (9.09%) WorldPay
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix