The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Stratford-upon-Avon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Stratford-upon-Avon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 5 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon 13.16% 10.45% -
As % of the Qualifications category 31.25% 30.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 0
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
Stratford-upon-Avon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
16 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon 42.11% 34.33% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 11
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft Certification
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Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stratford-upon-Avon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stratford-upon-Avon 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 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Intranet
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) SUSE
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Replication
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) WatchGuard
3 2 (40.00%) DFS Replication
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) Acronis
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Stratford-upon-Avon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stratford-upon-Avon 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) DFS Replication
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) WatchGuard
2 2 (40.00%) Acronis