The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 31 25 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 32 50 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 7.02% 11.79% 14.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.38% 33.33% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 32 40 56
Average salary £29,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £40,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
157 150 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 34.43% 35.38% 29.00%
Number of salaries quoted 119 99 98
Average salary £28,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,250 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Warrington

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Warrington

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 52 (89.66%) Microsoft
2 38 (65.52%) Windows
2 38 (65.52%) MS Excel
3 33 (56.90%) MCSE
3 33 (56.90%) MCSA
3 33 (56.90%) MCITP
4 29 (50.00%) MCP
5 26 (44.83%) Windows 7
6 24 (41.38%) TCP/IP
6 24 (41.38%) DNS
7 23 (39.66%) DHCP
7 23 (39.66%) Linux
8 21 (36.21%) MS Office
8 21 (36.21%) VPN
8 21 (36.21%) Active Directory
8 21 (36.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (32.76%) Hyper-V
9 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
9 19 (32.76%) MS Exchange
10 18 (31.03%) UNIX
10 18 (31.03%) Windows XP
10 18 (31.03%) MCTS
11 16 (27.59%) SQL
12 15 (25.86%) Exchange Server 2007
13 13 (22.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (22.41%) Finance
13 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (20.69%) Degree
15 11 (18.97%) VMware
15 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 19 (32.76%) MS Exchange
2 15 (25.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (12.07%) IIS
5 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (6.90%) Lync
7 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 38 (65.52%) MS Excel
2 21 (36.21%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (8.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (41.38%) TCP/IP
1 24 (41.38%) DNS
2 23 (39.66%) DHCP
3 21 (36.21%) VPN
4 8 (13.79%) iSCSI
5 6 (10.34%) SAN
6 5 (8.62%) Network Security
7 4 (6.90%) LAN
7 4 (6.90%) WAN
8 1 (1.72%) Internet
8 1 (1.72%) SMTP
8 1 (1.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (8.62%) OLAP Cube
5 5 (8.62%) OLAP
5 5 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.72%) Big Data
7 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (5.17%) Moq
1 3 (5.17%) MSTest
1 3 (5.17%) NUnit
2 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (22.41%) Analyst
2 12 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (15.52%) DBA
4 8 (13.79%) SQL Server DBA
4 8 (13.79%) SQL DBA
4 8 (13.79%) Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) .NET Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Support Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (10.34%) Service Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) IT Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) .NET
2 8 (13.79%) WCF
3 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
4 5 (8.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (8.62%) CSS
4 5 (8.62%) .NET Framework
5 4 (6.90%) HTML
5 4 (6.90%) Web Services
5 4 (6.90%) XML
6 3 (5.17%) Spring.NET
6 3 (5.17%) Castle Windsor
6 3 (5.17%) Ninject
6 3 (5.17%) Razor View Engine
6 3 (5.17%) Unity DI Container
6 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (1.72%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) User Experience
2 6 (10.34%) Replication
2 6 (10.34%) Fat Client
2 6 (10.34%) Thin Client
3 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.62%) Clustering
4 3 (5.17%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.72%) NHS
5 1 (1.72%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (65.52%) Windows
2 26 (44.83%) Windows 7
3 23 (39.66%) Linux
4 21 (36.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (31.03%) UNIX
5 18 (31.03%) Windows XP
6 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.79%) MVC
2 7 (12.07%) Incident Management
3 5 (8.62%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (8.62%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (8.62%) ITIL
3 5 (8.62%) SOA
3 5 (8.62%) ETL
3 5 (8.62%) CRM
3 5 (8.62%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (8.62%) Document Management
4 4 (6.90%) Scrum
4 4 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.90%) TDD
5 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (5.17%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (5.17%) Kanban
5 3 (5.17%) Web Application Development
5 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.45%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) SQL
2 10 (17.24%) T-SQL
3 8 (13.79%) C#
4 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
5 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.90%) VB
7 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.72%) Python
7 1 (1.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 33 (56.90%) MCSE
1 33 (56.90%) MCSA
1 33 (56.90%) MCITP
2 29 (50.00%) MCP
3 18 (31.03%) MCTS
4 12 (20.69%) Degree
5 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
5 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
5 7 (12.07%) MCDST
6 4 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (5.17%) MCAD
7 3 (5.17%) MCSD
7 3 (5.17%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.72%) RHCE
8 1 (1.72%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 21 (36.21%) Active Directory
2 19 (32.76%) Hyper-V
3 10 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.90%) VMware ESX
4 4 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.45%) XenApp
5 2 (3.45%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.72%) vSphere
6 1 (1.72%) GPFS
6 1 (1.72%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) SCCM
2 3 (5.17%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.45%) WSUS
3 2 (3.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 52 (89.66%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.97%) VMware
3 7 (12.07%) Cisco
4 6 (10.34%) HP
5 5 (8.62%) Citrix
6 4 (6.90%) EMC
6 4 (6.90%) NETGEAR
7 3 (5.17%) Dell
8 2 (3.45%) Symantec
8 2 (3.45%) CommVault
9 1 (1.72%) IBM
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