The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank - 5 14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich - 22.22% 6.52%
As % of the Qualifications category - 75.00% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Average salary - £58,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +160.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -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 West Bromwich region.

Qualifications Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 6.38% 29.63% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 1
Average salary £28,500 £58,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.28% +160.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in West Bromwich

Microsoft Certification
Top 28 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (50.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) CCA
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) MCTS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCA
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) VMware