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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 11 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 18 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 15.79% 1.03% 3.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.96% 1.92% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 2
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.05% -1.33%
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
53 52 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 46.49% 53.61% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 38 13 14
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,200 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £49,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 February 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Telford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 27 (96.43%) Microsoft
2 25 (89.29%) Citrix
2 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 25 (89.29%) VMware
3 22 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (64.29%) DNS
5 17 (60.71%) MS Exchange
6 16 (57.14%) TCP/IP
6 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
6 16 (57.14%) Linux
7 15 (53.57%) Citrix Certification
7 15 (53.57%) SAN
8 14 (50.00%) Firewall
8 14 (50.00%) NAS
9 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (46.43%) VPN
10 11 (39.29%) DHCP
10 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
10 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2000
11 9 (32.14%) MCSE
11 9 (32.14%) Apache
11 9 (32.14%) CCA
12 8 (28.57%) Cisco
12 8 (28.57%) MCSA
13 7 (25.00%) DDNS
13 7 (25.00%) Brocade
13 7 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
13 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 17 (60.71%) MS Exchange
2 9 (32.14%) Apache
3 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (14.29%) IIS
5 3 (10.71%) IBM Notes
5 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (7.14%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) DNS
2 16 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 15 (53.57%) SAN
4 14 (50.00%) Firewall
4 14 (50.00%) NAS
5 13 (46.43%) VPN
6 11 (39.29%) DHCP
7 7 (25.00%) DDNS
8 5 (17.86%) IP Telephony
9 4 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (3.57%) VLAN
10 1 (3.57%) IPv4
10 1 (3.57%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
1 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (17.86%) MySQL
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Technical Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (17.86%) Network Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Incident Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Team Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 22 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (57.14%) Linux
4 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (14.29%) Ubuntu
8 2 (7.14%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.14%) ITIL
1 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
2 1 (3.57%) Time Management
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
2 1 (3.57%) Project Management
2 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (3.57%) Network Design
2 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
2 1 (3.57%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (32.14%) MCSE
2 9 (32.14%) CCA
3 8 (28.57%) MCSA
4 3 (10.71%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) VCP4
5 1 (3.57%) CCNA
5 1 (3.57%) MCP
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (17.86%) Terminal Services
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.71%) XenApp
4 3 (10.71%) XenServer
4 3 (10.71%) vSphere
4 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) Microsoft
2 25 (89.29%) Citrix
2 25 (89.29%) VMware
3 8 (28.57%) Cisco
4 7 (25.00%) Brocade
5 6 (21.43%) HP
6 4 (14.29%) Avaya
6 4 (14.29%) Juniper
6 4 (14.29%) Mitel
6 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
7 3 (10.71%) Lotus
8 1 (3.57%) NetApp
8 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL