The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 26 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 2.43% 16.22% 4.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.06% 75.00% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 2
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £17,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
Microsoft Certification
Shropshire

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

Qualifications Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
62 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 30.10% 21.62% 21.95%
Number of salaries quoted 40 14 3
Average salary £45,000 £27,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £17,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,299 £40,000 £47,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Telford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Telford region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Telford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (86.67%) Citrix
3 12 (80.00%) MCSE
3 12 (80.00%) VMware
4 11 (73.33%) MCITP
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (60.00%) DHCP
5 9 (60.00%) DNS
6 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
6 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
6 8 (53.33%) MCSA
6 8 (53.33%) XenApp
6 8 (53.33%) Firewall
7 7 (46.67%) Linux
7 7 (46.67%) VPN
7 7 (46.67%) CCA
7 7 (46.67%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (46.67%) SAN
7 7 (46.67%) NAS
8 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (40.00%) ITIL
8 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (40.00%) XenDesktop
9 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) DHCP
1 9 (60.00%) DNS
2 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
3 7 (46.67%) NAS
3 7 (46.67%) VPN
3 7 (46.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Sales Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) COM
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) MCSE
2 11 (73.33%) MCITP
3 8 (53.33%) MCSA
4 7 (46.67%) CCA
4 7 (46.67%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (53.33%) XenApp
3 6 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (26.67%) XenServer
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (13.33%) vSphere
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) Citrix
3 12 (80.00%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco