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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 8 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 10.34% 5.41% -
As % of the Qualifications category 60.00% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £28,250 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
5 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 17.24% 21.62% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 11
Average salary £19,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.29% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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
Salary Histogram in West Bromwich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the West Bromwich region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in West Bromwich

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (93.33%) MCSE
2 14 (93.33%) MS Excel
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (93.33%) LANDesk
2 14 (93.33%) Windows 7
3 13 (86.67%) XenApp
3 13 (86.67%) 3G
3 13 (86.67%) McAfee
3 13 (86.67%) Blackberry
3 13 (86.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (86.67%) PDA
3 13 (86.67%) Windows XP
3 13 (86.67%) Broadband
3 13 (86.67%) LAN
3 13 (86.67%) VoIP
3 13 (86.67%) WAN
3 13 (86.67%) Citrix
3 13 (86.67%) ITIL
3 13 (86.67%) SLA
4 11 (73.33%) Asset Management
4 11 (73.33%) Service Management
4 11 (73.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (86.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (93.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) 3G
1 13 (86.67%) Broadband
1 13 (86.67%) LAN
1 13 (86.67%) VoIP
1 13 (86.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) OLTP
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Analyst
1 13 (86.67%) Service Analyst
1 13 (86.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (6.67%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Blackberry
1 13 (86.67%) PDA
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (93.33%) Windows 7
3 13 (86.67%) Windows XP
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) ITIL
2 11 (73.33%) Asset Management
2 11 (73.33%) Service Management
2 11 (73.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (86.67%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) XenApp
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (93.33%) LANDesk
3 13 (86.67%) McAfee
3 13 (86.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) VMware