The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Manchester / Wigan
Rank 18 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 4.17% - 2.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.38% - 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £35,750 - £28,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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

Qualifications Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
13 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 27.08% 21.21% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 9
Median salary £37,500 £23,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+59.57% -16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,600 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

The demand trend of job ads across the Wigan region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Wigan

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wigan region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) MCSA
3 3 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Presales
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (16.67%) MCTS
5 1 (16.67%) MCITP
5 1 (16.67%) Wonderware
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) IT Support
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 3 (50.00%) IT Support Technician
2 3 (50.00%) IT Technician
2 3 (50.00%) Support Technician
3 2 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCSA
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) CCA
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) MCSD
3 1 (16.67%) MCTS
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Wonderware