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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 19 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 1.43% 2.15% 4.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.09% 9.52% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £36,000 £31,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.20% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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
11 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 15.71% 22.58% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 11
Average salary £36,000 £38,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +53.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £29,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCDP
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCDP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago