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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 32 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 36 53 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 7.68% 9.52% 11.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.35% 26.63% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35 47 39
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,000 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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
142 199 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 30.28% 35.73% 28.25%
Number of salaries quoted 114 133 76
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £50,000 £47,500
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 27 April 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Warrington

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 60 (89.55%) Microsoft
2 50 (74.63%) MS Excel
3 43 (64.18%) MCITP
4 35 (52.24%) MCSA
4 35 (52.24%) Windows
5 31 (46.27%) MCSE
6 28 (41.79%) SQL Server
7 27 (40.30%) MCP
7 27 (40.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 26 (38.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (38.81%) Windows 7
9 25 (37.31%) SQL
10 24 (35.82%) Finance
11 19 (28.36%) TCP/IP
12 18 (26.87%) VPN
12 18 (26.87%) DNS
12 18 (26.87%) T-SQL
12 18 (26.87%) MS Office
12 18 (26.87%) DHCP
12 18 (26.87%) SQL Server 2012
13 17 (25.37%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (25.37%) Degree
13 17 (25.37%) Active Directory
13 17 (25.37%) MS Exchange
14 15 (22.39%) MCTS
14 15 (22.39%) Linux
15 14 (20.90%) UNIX
15 14 (20.90%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (19.40%) Exchange Server 2010
16 13 (19.40%) Exchange Server 2013

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 17 (25.37%) MS Exchange
2 13 (19.40%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (19.40%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.99%) IIS
5 1 (1.49%) Lync
Applications
1 50 (74.63%) MS Excel
2 18 (26.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (13.43%) Dynamics NAV
1 9 (13.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (28.36%) TCP/IP
2 18 (26.87%) VPN
2 18 (26.87%) DNS
2 18 (26.87%) DHCP
3 5 (7.46%) Firewall
4 2 (2.99%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.49%) LAN
5 1 (1.49%) WAN
5 1 (1.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (41.79%) SQL Server
2 27 (40.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (26.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (20.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (19.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (7.46%) OLAP Cube
7 5 (7.46%) OLAP
7 5 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (4.48%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (35.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (29.85%) DBA
2 16 (23.88%) Administrator
3 15 (22.39%) 2nd Line Support
3 15 (22.39%) Analyst
4 11 (16.42%) Developer
4 11 (16.42%) SQL Server DBA
4 11 (16.42%) SQL DBA
5 10 (14.93%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (14.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (14.93%) Service Analyst
5 10 (14.93%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (10.45%) .NET Developer
6 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (8.96%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (8.96%) IT Support
7 6 (8.96%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Team Leader
8 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.42%) .NET
2 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET
2 10 (14.93%) .NET Framework
2 10 (14.93%) WCF
2 10 (14.93%) Entity Framework
3 9 (13.43%) CSS
3 9 (13.43%) Web Services
4 8 (11.94%) XML
4 8 (11.94%) HTML
4 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.49%) jQuery
5 1 (1.49%) Middleware
5 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Replication
2 8 (11.94%) Clustering
3 5 (7.46%) User Experience
4 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.49%) NHS
5 1 (1.49%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (52.24%) Windows
2 26 (38.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 26 (38.81%) Windows 7
3 17 (25.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (22.39%) Linux
5 14 (20.90%) UNIX
6 11 (16.42%) Windows XP
7 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.40%) ITIL
2 10 (14.93%) MVC
3 9 (13.43%) Document Management
3 9 (13.43%) CRM
3 9 (13.43%) SOA
3 9 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (13.43%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (11.94%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (7.46%) Problem Management
5 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (7.46%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (7.46%) Security Management
5 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.46%) ETL
5 5 (7.46%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.48%) Service Management
7 3 (4.48%) Database Mirroring
7 3 (4.48%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.31%) SQL
2 18 (26.87%) T-SQL
3 13 (19.40%) C#
4 9 (13.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.99%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (64.18%) MCITP
2 35 (52.24%) MCSA
3 31 (46.27%) MCSE
4 27 (40.30%) MCP
5 17 (25.37%) Degree
6 15 (22.39%) MCTS
7 9 (13.43%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (13.43%) CCNA
7 9 (13.43%) MCDBA
8 5 (7.46%) MCDST
8 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
8 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
9 4 (5.97%) CCENT
9 4 (5.97%) CCIE
9 4 (5.97%) CCDP
10 3 (4.48%) OCP
10 3 (4.48%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
11 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.49%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 17 (25.37%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.93%) Hyper-V
3 6 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.97%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.49%) WSUS
2 1 (1.49%) SCCM
2 1 (1.49%) SCOM
2 1 (1.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 60 (89.55%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.91%) Cisco
3 10 (14.93%) VMware
4 5 (7.46%) Citrix
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle
6 2 (2.99%) HP
6 2 (2.99%) Dell
7 1 (1.49%) EMC
7 1 (1.49%) CommVault
7 1 (1.49%) Symantec
7 1 (1.49%) NETGEAR
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £43,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance/Pension/Health/Life
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, certifications
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Warrington
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £60000 per annum + usual benefits
Posted: 24 days ago