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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 23 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 0.90% 2.27% -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.67% 8.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £23,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
15 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 13.51% 26.14% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 18
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +10.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £26,945
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £32,500 £68,000
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 8 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware