The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Telford region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 23 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 4.26% 7.03% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.33% 19.15% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 1
Average salary £23,500 £32,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.69% +20.37%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30 47 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 31.91% 36.72% 31.87%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 6
Average salary £36,750 £40,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% +48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,350 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft Certification
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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 17 April 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Telford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) XenServer
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) CCA
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Lotus
3 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) WordPress
3 1 (20.00%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) DDNS
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Graduate
1 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Graduate Software Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCA
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (40.00%) XenServer
3 1 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Lotus
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Altiris