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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 36 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 27 45 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 6.15% 11.75% 14.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.84% 47.87% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 27 45 64
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £35,350
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -
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
182 94 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 41.46% 24.54% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 138 75 139
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 22 October 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Warrington

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 49 (68.06%) Microsoft
2 45 (62.50%) Windows
3 43 (59.72%) MCP
4 42 (58.33%) MCTS
5 40 (55.56%) MCSA
6 35 (48.61%) TCP/IP
7 33 (45.83%) MS Exchange
8 29 (40.28%) MCSE
8 29 (40.28%) DNS
8 29 (40.28%) Active Directory
8 29 (40.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (40.28%) Windows 7
9 28 (38.89%) DHCP
10 26 (36.11%) MS Excel
10 26 (36.11%) MS Office
11 25 (34.72%) VPN
11 25 (34.72%) Hyper-V
11 25 (34.72%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (33.33%) SQL Server
13 22 (30.56%) .NET
13 22 (30.56%) Linux
14 21 (29.17%) MCITP
15 20 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
15 20 (27.78%) Windows XP
16 18 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
16 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET
16 18 (25.00%) C#
16 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (23.61%) Scrum
17 17 (23.61%) VMware

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 33 (45.83%) MS Exchange
2 20 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (9.72%) IIS
5 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.17%) Lync
7 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 26 (36.11%) MS Excel
1 26 (36.11%) MS Office
2 1 (1.39%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (48.61%) TCP/IP
2 29 (40.28%) DNS
3 28 (38.89%) DHCP
4 25 (34.72%) VPN
5 13 (18.06%) Network Security
6 9 (12.50%) LAN
6 9 (12.50%) WAN
7 8 (11.11%) SAN
7 8 (11.11%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.39%) Internet
8 1 (1.39%) SMTP
8 1 (1.39%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) Big Data
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.39%) MySQL
3 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (23.61%) NUnit
1 17 (23.61%) Rhino Mocks
1 17 (23.61%) Moq
1 17 (23.61%) MSTest
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
1 2 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Legal
2 1 (1.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (47.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (26.39%) Developer
3 18 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 17 (23.61%) Support Engineer
5 11 (15.28%) IT Support Engineer
5 11 (15.28%) IT Support
6 9 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (9.72%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Consultant
9 4 (5.56%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 4 (5.56%) Analyst
10 3 (4.17%) IT Consultant
11 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 2 (2.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (2.78%) Desktop Support
12 1 (1.39%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.56%) .NET
2 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 17 (23.61%) Unity DI Container
3 17 (23.61%) Castle Windsor
3 17 (23.61%) Ninject
3 17 (23.61%) Razor View Engine
3 17 (23.61%) Spring.NET
3 17 (23.61%) WCF
3 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.39%) HTML
4 1 (1.39%) CSS
4 1 (1.39%) Web Services
4 1 (1.39%) jQuery
4 1 (1.39%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Inversion of Control
2 15 (20.83%) Fat Client
2 15 (20.83%) Thin Client
3 7 (9.72%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.78%) User Experience
6 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.39%) Life Science
6 1 (1.39%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 45 (62.50%) Windows
2 29 (40.28%) Windows Server 2008
2 29 (40.28%) Windows 7
3 25 (34.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (30.56%) Linux
5 20 (27.78%) Windows XP
6 18 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (23.61%) UNIX
8 3 (4.17%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.39%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.39%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (1.39%) Android
9 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (23.61%) Scrum
2 17 (23.61%) MVC
2 17 (23.61%) TDD
2 17 (23.61%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (23.61%) Web Application Development
2 17 (23.61%) Kanban
2 17 (23.61%) Dependency Injection
3 13 (18.06%) ITIL
4 6 (8.33%) Service Management
5 5 (6.94%) Change Management
6 3 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.17%) Information Security
6 3 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.17%) Information Security Management
6 3 (4.17%) Security Management
7 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.78%) Data Management
7 2 (2.78%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.00%) C#
2 11 (15.28%) SQL
3 7 (9.72%) PowerShell
4 6 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.17%) VB
6 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.39%) Perl
6 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 43 (59.72%) MCP
2 42 (58.33%) MCTS
3 40 (55.56%) MCSA
4 29 (40.28%) MCSE
5 21 (29.17%) MCITP
6 17 (23.61%) MCAD
6 17 (23.61%) MCSD
7 10 (13.89%) Degree
8 3 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.78%) MCDST
9 2 (2.78%) A+ Certification
9 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.39%) RHCE
10 1 (1.39%) CCNA
10 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 29 (40.28%) Active Directory
2 25 (34.72%) Hyper-V
3 14 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.94%) XenApp
5 4 (5.56%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.17%) vSphere
6 3 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.17%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.39%) GPFS
7 1 (1.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) SCCM
2 2 (2.78%) SCOM
3 1 (1.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.39%) WSUS
3 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 49 (68.06%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.61%) VMware
3 9 (12.50%) Cisco
4 8 (11.11%) Citrix
5 7 (9.72%) HP
6 5 (6.94%) Dell
7 3 (4.17%) NETGEAR
7 3 (4.17%) EMC
8 1 (1.39%) CommVault
8 1 (1.39%) NetApp
8 1 (1.39%) Symantec
8 1 (1.39%) IBM
8 1 (1.39%) Telerik
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