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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 38 34 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 18 31 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 4.77% 6.84% 10.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.65% 19.38% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 40
Average salary £22,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -25.00%
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
115 160 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 30.50% 35.32% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 95 119 104
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,250 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 5 February 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Warrington

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 32 (86.49%) Windows
2 31 (83.78%) MCSE
3 30 (81.08%) Microsoft
4 29 (78.38%) Windows Server
5 27 (72.97%) Active Directory
5 27 (72.97%) VMware
6 26 (70.27%) DNS
6 26 (70.27%) DHCP
6 26 (70.27%) MCITP
7 25 (67.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (67.57%) Hyper-V
7 25 (67.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (67.57%) MS Excel
7 25 (67.57%) MS Exchange
7 25 (67.57%) TCP/IP
7 25 (67.57%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (64.86%) Cisco
8 24 (64.86%) CCNA
8 24 (64.86%) MCSA
8 24 (64.86%) MCP
8 24 (64.86%) Exchange Server 2010
8 24 (64.86%) Windows 7
8 24 (64.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (62.16%) MCTS
9 23 (62.16%) MS Office
9 23 (62.16%) Windows XP
10 22 (59.46%) VPN
10 22 (59.46%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
12 5 (13.51%) C#

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (67.57%) MS Exchange
2 24 (64.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (59.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.70%) Confluence
5 1 (2.70%) IIS
5 1 (2.70%) Lync
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 25 (67.57%) MS Excel
2 23 (62.16%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 26 (70.27%) DHCP
1 26 (70.27%) DNS
2 25 (67.57%) TCP/IP
3 22 (59.46%) VPN
4 3 (8.11%) SAN
5 2 (5.41%) Firewall
5 2 (5.41%) Internet
5 2 (5.41%) Wireless
6 1 (2.70%) 4G
6 1 (2.70%) ADSL
6 1 (2.70%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.70%) FTP
6 1 (2.70%) LAN
6 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.70%) VLAN
6 1 (2.70%) WAN
6 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
1 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) IT Support
2 23 (62.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (59.46%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 22 (59.46%) IT Engineer
3 22 (59.46%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (59.46%) IT Support Engineer
3 22 (59.46%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Administrator
4 4 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) DBA
6 2 (5.41%) Developer
6 2 (5.41%) IT Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) SQL DBA
7 1 (2.70%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Network Support
7 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (2.70%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) CSS3
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) HTML5
2 1 (2.70%) jQuery
2 1 (2.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.11%) EqualLogic
1 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
1 3 (8.11%) Replication
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) Tandem
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 32 (86.49%) Windows
2 29 (78.38%) Windows Server
3 25 (67.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (67.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (64.86%) Windows 7
5 23 (62.16%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.41%) Linux
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.70%) CentOS
7 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (8.11%) Database Security
2 3 (8.11%) Database Tuning
2 3 (8.11%) ITIL
3 2 (5.41%) Scrum
4 1 (2.70%) Change Management
4 1 (2.70%) DevOps
4 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.70%) Information Management
4 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (2.70%) Line Management
4 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.70%) Open Source
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.70%) Process Improvement
4 1 (2.70%) Project Management
4 1 (2.70%) Security Management
4 1 (2.70%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (2.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) C#
1 5 (13.51%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (83.78%) MCSE
2 26 (70.27%) MCITP
3 25 (67.57%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (64.86%) CCNA
4 24 (64.86%) MCP
4 24 (64.86%) MCSA
5 23 (62.16%) MCTS
6 4 (10.81%) CCA
6 4 (10.81%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (8.11%) Degree
8 2 (5.41%) A+ Certification
9 1 (2.70%) CCIE
9 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.70%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (72.97%) Active Directory
2 25 (67.57%) Hyper-V
3 24 (64.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.70%) vSphere
5 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (81.08%) Microsoft
2 27 (72.97%) VMware
3 24 (64.86%) Cisco
4 4 (10.81%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.70%) Axway
5 1 (2.70%) EMC
5 1 (2.70%) F5
5 1 (2.70%) Google
5 1 (2.70%) Sophos
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