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 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 21 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 4.07% - 2.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.86% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £32,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
Manchester

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
28 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 22.76% 16.67% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 13
Average salary £30,000 £26,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £33,009
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) People Management
4 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) MCP

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Supervisor
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
1 2 (28.57%) CLARiiON
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) MCP
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CNA
2 2 (28.57%) Novell Certification
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (28.57%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nagios
1 2 (28.57%) WSUS
1 2 (28.57%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Pension, Training, Certifications
Posted: 3 days ago