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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 65 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 20 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.52% 2.92% 3.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.61% 10.29% 10.82%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 28
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £38,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
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
147 204 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 18.54% 28.41% 31.57%
Number of salaries quoted 117 157 227
Average salary £33,665 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.81% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warwick - 8 £47,500 -
Kenilworth - 2 £37,500 -
Rugby -2 1 £40,000 -
Atherstone - 1 £31,000 -
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 20 (62.50%) Windows
3 16 (50.00%) MCSE
4 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
4 15 (46.88%) VMware
5 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
5 13 (40.63%) ITIL
6 12 (37.50%) Finance
7 11 (34.38%) MCITP
8 10 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (31.25%) Citrix
8 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
9 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
9 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
9 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (21.88%) Mentoring
10 7 (21.88%) MVC
10 7 (21.88%) C#
10 7 (21.88%) SQL
10 7 (21.88%) .NET
10 7 (21.88%) VPN
10 7 (21.88%) MCSA
10 7 (21.88%) MCSD
11 5 (15.63%) DNS
11 5 (15.63%) SOA
11 5 (15.63%) OO
11 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
11 5 (15.63%) HTML

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
2 7 (21.88%) VPN
3 5 (15.63%) DNS
3 5 (15.63%) SAN
3 5 (15.63%) DHCP
4 2 (6.25%) DMZ
5 1 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
2 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Support Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 5 (15.63%) Team Leader
3 5 (15.63%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) IT Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Desktop Support
3 5 (15.63%) Senior IT Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (15.63%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Development Team Leader
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
2 5 (15.63%) CSS
2 5 (15.63%) Web Services
2 5 (15.63%) XML
2 5 (15.63%) HTML
2 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (12.50%) jQuery
4 3 (9.38%) XSLT
5 2 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) EqualLogic
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (9.38%) Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) Android
6 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) MVC
2 7 (21.88%) Mentoring
3 5 (15.63%) Coaching
3 5 (15.63%) SDLC
3 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (15.63%) OO
3 5 (15.63%) SOA
3 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
3 5 (15.63%) Wealth Management
3 5 (15.63%) Release Management
4 2 (6.25%) Line Management
4 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.13%) Time Management
5 1 (3.13%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.13%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) C#
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
2 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.38%) XPath
4 2 (6.25%) VB
4 2 (6.25%) VB6
4 2 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) VBScript
5 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) MCSE
2 11 (34.38%) MCITP
3 10 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (21.88%) MCSA
4 7 (21.88%) MCSD
5 4 (12.50%) MCP
5 4 (12.50%) CCNA
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (9.38%) Degree
7 2 (6.25%) MCPD
8 1 (3.13%) MCDST
8 1 (3.13%) MCTS
8 1 (3.13%) CCA
8 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (3.13%) CCIE
8 1 (3.13%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
2 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) Zenoss
3 1 (3.13%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (3.13%) WSUS
3 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 15 (46.88%) VMware
3 10 (31.25%) Citrix
4 5 (15.63%) Dell
5 4 (12.50%) HP
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco
6 3 (9.38%) Veeam
7 1 (3.13%) Google
7 1 (3.13%) IBM
7 1 (3.13%) NetApp
7 1 (3.13%) Apple
7 1 (3.13%) Symantec
7 1 (3.13%) Sophos