The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Tamworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Tamworth region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 10 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 4.76% 27.27% -
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Tamworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 9.52% 54.55% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 9
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Microsoft Certification
Staffordshire

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Tamworth

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Tamworth

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Tamworth

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Tamworth

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tamworth

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tamworth 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) MCITP
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) MCTS
3 4 (66.67%) Wireless
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (16.67%) Email Management
5 1 (16.67%) SQLPlus
5 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Tamworth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tamworth 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 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQLPlus
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Head of IT
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Email Management
1 1 (16.67%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) MCITP
3 4 (66.67%) MCTS
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Server
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft