The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 68 52 43
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 14 20 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.78% 2.77% 3.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.37% 10.26% 13.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 30
Average salary £30,250 £31,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.96% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £30,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £35,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.05% -1.33%
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
135 195 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 17.15% 26.97% 29.25%
Number of salaries quoted 113 156 196
Average salary £33,665 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,850 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rugby +5 3 £47,500 +55.10%
Atherstone - 2 £28,750 -
Stratford-upon-Avon -9 1 £18,000 -48.57%
Warwick - 1 £50,000 -
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (50.00%) ITIL
3 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (35.00%) MCITP
5 6 (30.00%) VMware
5 6 (30.00%) MCSE
5 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (25.00%) Citrix
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 4 (20.00%) MCP
7 4 (20.00%) MS Office
7 4 (20.00%) CCNA
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco
8 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (15.00%) SQL
8 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
8 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (10.00%) VB6
9 2 (10.00%) Teamcenter

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.00%) OpenEdge
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (15.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) C++ Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Server Support
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) jQuery
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Android
6 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
6 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.00%) BCP
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Information Security
3 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.00%) Time Management
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (5.00%) Data Management
3 1 (5.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) VB6
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) C++
2 2 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) MCITP
2 6 (30.00%) MCSE
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (20.00%) MCP
3 4 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (10.00%) MCPD
4 2 (10.00%) MCTS
4 2 (10.00%) MCSD
4 2 (10.00%) MCSA
5 1 (5.00%) CCIE
5 1 (5.00%) CCNP
5 1 (5.00%) CCA
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (5.00%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) Zenoss
2 1 (5.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec
5 1 (5.00%) Sophos
5 1 (5.00%) NetApp
5 1 (5.00%) Apple
5 1 (5.00%) Google