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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 40 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 22 48 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 4.43% 9.21% 6.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.89% 27.12% 23.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18 48 23
Average salary £30,250 £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.54% -9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £19,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £35,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%
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
123 177 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 24.75% 33.97% 28.53%
Number of salaries quoted 97 138 76
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Warrington

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 45 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 37 (67.27%) MCITP
3 32 (58.18%) Windows
4 30 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (52.73%) MS Excel
6 28 (50.91%) MCSA
7 27 (49.09%) MCSE
7 27 (49.09%) MCTS
7 27 (49.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (41.82%) Windows 7
8 23 (41.82%) MS Exchange
9 22 (40.00%) SQL
10 21 (38.18%) MCP
10 21 (38.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (36.36%) ITIL
11 20 (36.36%) Active Directory
11 20 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
12 19 (34.55%) Exchange Server 2013
12 19 (34.55%) DNS
12 19 (34.55%) SQL Server
13 18 (32.73%) Cisco
14 17 (30.91%) VMware
14 17 (30.91%) CCNA
14 17 (30.91%) Cisco Certification
15 16 (29.09%) MS Office
15 16 (29.09%) T-SQL
15 16 (29.09%) DHCP
15 16 (29.09%) TCP/IP
16 15 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 14 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 23 (41.82%) MS Exchange
2 20 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (34.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (5.45%) Lync
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle 9iAS
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.82%) IIS
6 1 (1.82%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (52.73%) MS Excel
2 16 (29.09%) MS Office
3 3 (5.45%) ProjectWise
4 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (7.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.45%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (34.55%) DNS
2 16 (29.09%) DHCP
2 16 (29.09%) TCP/IP
3 12 (21.82%) VPN
4 8 (14.55%) Firewall
5 3 (5.45%) LAN
5 3 (5.45%) WAN
6 1 (1.82%) Wireless
6 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (34.55%) SQL Server
3 15 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (23.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database
5 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (16.36%) Oracle9i Database
5 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (5.45%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (5.45%) MySQL
9 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (38.18%) Administrator
2 18 (32.73%) DBA
3 16 (29.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (16.36%) Support Engineer
5 8 (14.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 8 (14.55%) IT Support
6 7 (12.73%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 7 (12.73%) SQL DBA
6 7 (12.73%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 7 (12.73%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (12.73%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (12.73%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (12.73%) Developer
7 6 (10.91%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Service Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Analyst
9 4 (7.27%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (7.27%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) .NET
1 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET
2 5 (9.09%) Web Services
2 5 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 5 (9.09%) WCF
2 5 (9.09%) Entity Framework
3 4 (7.27%) HTML
3 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (7.27%) XML
3 4 (7.27%) CSS
4 3 (5.45%) WebCenter
5 1 (1.82%) Middleware
5 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Replication
2 9 (16.36%) Clustering
3 3 (5.45%) Life Science
3 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
4 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 32 (58.18%) Windows
2 30 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (49.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (41.82%) Windows 7
5 8 (14.55%) Windows XP
6 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.27%) Linux
7 4 (7.27%) UNIX
8 3 (5.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) ITIL
2 9 (16.36%) Service Management
2 9 (16.36%) Capacity Planning
2 9 (16.36%) Root Cause Analysis
2 9 (16.36%) Database Mirroring
3 7 (12.73%) Service Delivery
4 6 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.09%) MVC
5 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 4 (7.27%) Security Management
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (7.27%) Document Management
6 4 (7.27%) CRM
6 4 (7.27%) SOA
6 4 (7.27%) ETL
7 3 (5.45%) ITSM
7 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.45%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.00%) SQL
2 16 (29.09%) T-SQL
3 9 (16.36%) C#
3 9 (16.36%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.45%) Prolog
7 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (67.27%) MCITP
2 28 (50.91%) MCSA
3 27 (49.09%) MCSE
3 27 (49.09%) MCTS
4 21 (38.18%) MCP
5 17 (30.91%) CCNA
5 17 (30.91%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (20.00%) Degree
7 9 (16.36%) OCP
7 9 (16.36%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (12.73%) CCENT
8 7 (12.73%) CCDP
8 7 (12.73%) CCIE
9 6 (10.91%) MCDBA
10 1 (1.82%) CCNP
10 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.82%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.82%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.45%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.45%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.82%) WSUS
2 1 (1.82%) OpenView
2 1 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 18 (32.73%) Cisco
3 17 (30.91%) VMware
4 9 (16.36%) Oracle
5 3 (5.45%) Citrix
5 3 (5.45%) CommVault
6 2 (3.64%) HP
7 1 (1.82%) Dell
7 1 (1.82%) Lotus
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