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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 18 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 10 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 8.20% 10.47% 6.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.61% 45.00% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 8
Average salary £29,250 £29,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.86% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £40,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -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
51 20 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 41.80% 23.26% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 44 14 17
Average salary £39,500 £29,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.20% -27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £40,500
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 29 May 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Telford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 29 May 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%) Windows
1 27 (96.43%) Microsoft
2 26 (92.86%) Citrix
3 25 (89.29%) VMware
4 22 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (75.00%) Active Directory
6 18 (64.29%) DNS
7 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
7 17 (60.71%) MS Exchange
8 15 (53.57%) Linux
8 15 (53.57%) Citrix Certification
8 15 (53.57%) SAN
8 15 (53.57%) NAS
9 14 (50.00%) Firewall
10 13 (46.43%) DHCP
10 13 (46.43%) MCSE
11 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (42.86%) VPN
12 11 (39.29%) MCSA
12 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
12 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (35.71%) CCA
14 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2000
14 9 (32.14%) MCITP
14 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
15 8 (28.57%) XenApp
16 7 (25.00%) Apache

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (25.00%) Apache
4 4 (14.29%) IIS
5 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (7.14%) IBM Notes
6 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
7 1 (3.57%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) DNS
2 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
3 15 (53.57%) SAN
3 15 (53.57%) NAS
4 14 (50.00%) Firewall
5 13 (46.43%) DHCP
6 12 (42.86%) VPN
7 5 (17.86%) DDNS
8 2 (7.14%) IP Telephony
8 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
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 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Technical Engineer
1 10 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Support Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (10.71%) Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Support
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Team Leader
7 2 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Sales Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 22 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (53.57%) Linux
4 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.57%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL
2 2 (7.14%) Server Building
3 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Citrix Certification
2 13 (46.43%) MCSE
3 11 (39.29%) MCSA
4 10 (35.71%) CCA
5 9 (32.14%) MCITP
6 4 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (28.57%) XenApp
3 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 5 (17.86%) XenServer
4 5 (17.86%) XenDesktop
4 5 (17.86%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (14.29%) Terminal Services
5 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (10.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) Microsoft
2 26 (92.86%) Citrix
3 25 (89.29%) VMware
4 6 (21.43%) Cisco
5 4 (14.29%) Brocade
6 2 (7.14%) Mitel
6 2 (7.14%) Lotus
6 2 (7.14%) Avaya
6 2 (7.14%) Juniper
6 2 (7.14%) HP
6 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.57%) Barracuda Networks