The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 21 9 19
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon 1.59% 7.32% 7.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.11% 27.27% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Average salary £18,000 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.54% -35.29%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
Microsoft Certification
Warwickshire

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

Qualifications Category
Stratford-upon-Avon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon 14.29% 26.83% 36.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 26
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £25,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £32,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 31 March 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco