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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 14 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 12 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 10.81% 1.15% 4.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.57% 2.86% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 4
Average salary £31,000 £27,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.81% -25.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £27,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £27,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
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
42 35 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 37.84% 40.23% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 36 11 15
Average salary £31,000 £37,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.88% -5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 28 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (92.86%) Citrix
2 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 26 (92.86%) VMware
3 23 (82.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (67.86%) DNS
5 18 (64.29%) MS Exchange
6 17 (60.71%) Linux
6 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
6 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
7 16 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
7 16 (57.14%) SAN
8 15 (53.57%) Firewall
8 15 (53.57%) NAS
9 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (50.00%) VPN
10 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
10 12 (42.86%) DHCP
10 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2000
11 10 (35.71%) CCA
12 9 (32.14%) MCSE
12 9 (32.14%) MCSA
12 9 (32.14%) Apache
13 8 (28.57%) Cisco
14 7 (25.00%) DDNS
14 7 (25.00%) Brocade
14 7 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
14 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 18 (64.29%) 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 19 (67.86%) DNS
2 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
3 16 (57.14%) SAN
4 15 (53.57%) Firewall
4 15 (53.57%) NAS
5 14 (50.00%) VPN
6 12 (42.86%) 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 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (17.86%) MySQL
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Technical Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Network Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Incident Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (60.71%) Linux
4 14 (50.00%) 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%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (35.71%) CCA
3 9 (32.14%) MCSE
3 9 (32.14%) MCSA
4 2 (7.14%) MCITP
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) CCNA
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) 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 28 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (92.86%) Citrix
2 26 (92.86%) 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
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