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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 63 60 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 13 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.71% 1.81% 3.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.29% 7.88% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 27
Average salary £29,425 £32,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.46% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £56,550 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
140 165 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 18.37% 23.01% 21.37%
Number of salaries quoted 118 143 134
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,750
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Warwick -9 6 £22,500 +12.50%
Stratford-upon-Avon - 2 £36,250 -
Nuneaton - 1 £27,850 -
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 29 (93.55%) Microsoft
2 23 (74.19%) MS Excel
3 22 (70.97%) Windows
4 13 (41.94%) MCSE
4 13 (41.94%) SharePoint
4 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
5 11 (35.48%) MS Exchange
5 11 (35.48%) MCSA
5 11 (35.48%) Windows 7
6 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (32.26%) VPN
6 10 (32.26%) MS Office
6 10 (32.26%) ITIL
7 9 (29.03%) VMware
7 9 (29.03%) SQL
7 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
7 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (29.03%) Finance
8 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
8 8 (25.81%) MCP
8 8 (25.81%) .NET
8 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
9 7 (22.58%) DNS
9 7 (22.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (22.58%) MCITP
9 7 (22.58%) DHCP
9 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (19.35%) SAN
10 6 (19.35%) Load Balancing

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 13 (41.94%) SharePoint
2 11 (35.48%) MS Exchange
3 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (16.13%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (9.68%) IIS
6 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (3.23%) Lync
6 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 23 (74.19%) MS Excel
2 10 (32.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Summit
1 5 (16.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) VPN
2 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
3 7 (22.58%) DHCP
3 7 (22.58%) DNS
4 6 (19.35%) SAN
5 5 (16.13%) Intranet
5 5 (16.13%) Internet
5 5 (16.13%) ATM
6 3 (9.68%) VoIP
7 2 (6.45%) Wireless
8 1 (3.23%) SSH
8 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) OLAP
2 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle OLAP
2 5 (16.13%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (16.13%) Cognos Query Studio
2 5 (16.13%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 5 (16.13%) Cognos Report Studio
2 5 (16.13%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Games
3 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) Developer Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Cognos Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Cognos BI Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Server Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Senior IT Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Desktop Support
4 4 (12.90%) IT Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) XML
3 3 (9.68%) jQuery
3 3 (9.68%) HTML5
3 3 (9.68%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.90%) EqualLogic
3 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (70.97%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Windows 7
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Vista
4 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) Linux
5 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) Load Balancing
4 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Automated Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Workflow
4 5 (16.13%) Scrum
4 5 (16.13%) ETL
4 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (16.13%) Quality Management
4 5 (16.13%) Change Data Capture
4 5 (16.13%) Line Management
5 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.68%) MVC
6 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.68%) BCP
6 3 (9.68%) Data Management
6 3 (9.68%) Content Management
6 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
2 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
3 3 (9.68%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) MCSE
2 11 (35.48%) MCSA
3 8 (25.81%) MCP
4 7 (22.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (22.58%) MCITP
5 5 (16.13%) MCAD
5 5 (16.13%) MCSD
6 3 (9.68%) MCTS
6 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (6.45%) Degree
8 1 (3.23%) CCNA
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 29 (93.55%) Microsoft
2 9 (29.03%) VMware
3 6 (19.35%) Dell
4 5 (16.13%) Oracle
4 5 (16.13%) Business Objects
4 5 (16.13%) Cognos
4 5 (16.13%) Netezza
5 3 (9.68%) Google
5 3 (9.68%) Apple
6 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (6.45%) Sophos
7 1 (3.23%) Citrix
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco