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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 11 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 12 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 16.22% 4.88% 5.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 75.00% 22.22% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 5
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £19,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,000 £36,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
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
16 9 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 21.62% 21.95% 42.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 23
Average salary £27,000 £25,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -29.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £17,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 1 September 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Telford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 18 (85.71%) Windows
3 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
4 13 (61.90%) Citrix
4 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
5 11 (52.38%) VMware
5 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (38.10%) DNS
7 8 (38.10%) MCSE
8 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 6 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (28.57%) XenApp
8 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (23.81%) XenServer
9 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
9 5 (23.81%) vSphere
9 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (23.81%) Linux
9 5 (23.81%) MS Office
9 5 (23.81%) ITIL
10 4 (19.05%) Cisco
10 4 (19.05%) LAN
10 4 (19.05%) DHCP
10 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
10 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (19.05%) SAN
10 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (19.05%) Windows 2000 Server

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
2 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (9.52%) IBM Notes
5 2 (9.52%) Apache
6 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.76%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (4.76%) WordPress
6 1 (4.76%) Moodle
6 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) DNS
2 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 4 (19.05%) Wireless
3 4 (19.05%) LAN
3 4 (19.05%) DHCP
3 4 (19.05%) SAN
4 3 (14.29%) DDNS
4 3 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.76%) HTTP
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) VLAN
5 1 (4.76%) NAS
5 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 4 (19.05%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (14.29%) Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Graduate Software Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Graduate
3 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) WPF
2 1 (4.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
4 5 (23.81%) Linux
5 4 (19.05%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (9.52%) Windows NT
8 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) MVC
2 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.76%) Content Management
3 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.76%) Time Management
3 1 (4.76%) Change Control
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.76%) ERP
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) C#
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) C++
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) MCSE
2 6 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (14.29%) CCA
5 2 (9.52%) MCITP
5 2 (9.52%) Degree
6 1 (4.76%) MCP
6 1 (4.76%) MCSA
6 1 (4.76%) CCNA
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) XenApp
3 5 (23.81%) XenServer
3 5 (23.81%) vSphere
4 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (14.29%) Terminal Services
6 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
7 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
7 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 13 (61.90%) Citrix
3 11 (52.38%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco
5 3 (14.29%) NetApp
6 2 (9.52%) Lotus
6 2 (9.52%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.76%) Altiris
7 1 (4.76%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (4.76%) Dell