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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 34 39 48
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 8 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.40% 1.09% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.22% 8.33% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £24,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.10%
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
36 24 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 19.78% 13.11% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 35 19 41
Average salary £35,000 £28,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £17,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,450 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) OOP
2 10 (83.33%) OO
2 10 (83.33%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) C++
2 10 (83.33%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 10 (83.33%) Computer Science
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) HTML5
4 6 (50.00%) CSS3
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) N-Tier
5 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 1 (8.33%) MCSE
7 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
7 1 (8.33%) NetApp
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL
7 1 (8.33%) MCP
7 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (8.33%) Retail
7 1 (8.33%) Firewall
7 1 (8.33%) Migration
7 1 (8.33%) VMware

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
1 10 (83.33%) Junior
1 10 (83.33%) Junior Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Graduate
2 7 (58.33%) Graduate Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Junior Software Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Software Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) CSS3
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) OO
1 10 (83.33%) OOP
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
1 10 (83.33%) C++
1 10 (83.33%) Java
1 10 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) NetApp
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bonus + Microsoft accreditation
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