The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 20 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 1.06% 2.99% 1.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% 25.00% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £22,000 £30,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.86% -12.85%
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Walsall region.

Qualifications Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
14 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 14.89% 11.94% 19.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 12
Median salary £36,500 £36,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £28,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of job ads across the Walsall region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Walsall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Walsall region.

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Walsall

Microsoft Certification
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Walsall region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) CCA
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenServer
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) CCA
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
1 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (75.00%) XenServer
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) VMware