The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 15 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 6 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 6.59% 3.57% 8.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.29% 9.09% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 7
Average salary £49,500 £40,625 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.84% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.86% +5.33%
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 Wolverhampton region.

Qualifications Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
17 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 18.68% 39.29% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 17
Average salary £49,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 7 (87.50%) MCTS
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) MCITP
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) VB
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) MCP
6 1 (12.50%) MCAD
6 1 (12.50%) MCSD
6 1 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
6 1 (12.50%) OOD
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco
6 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 1 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) WinForms
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) TDD

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) NUnit
1 1 (12.50%) MSTest
1 1 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (12.50%) Moq
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) DBA
1 5 (62.50%) Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) SQL DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) WinForms
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
2 1 (12.50%) WPF
2 1 (12.50%) Spring.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
2 1 (12.50%) Ninject
2 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) PDA
1 1 (12.50%) Physics
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) OOD
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Kanban
2 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (12.50%) MVVM
2 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) VB6
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) MCTS
2 6 (75.00%) MCITP
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) MCAD
3 1 (12.50%) MCSD
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
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