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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 23 16 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 3.51% 5.15% 1.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.76% 21.74% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Median salary £21,500 £35,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.57% +3.70%
UK excluding London median 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 Wolverhampton region.

Qualifications Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
41 23 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 35.96% 23.71% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 34
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £16,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Wolverhampton region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) MCSE
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (40.00%) WebEx
4 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (40.00%) Skype for Business
4 4 (40.00%) Unified Communications
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) Avaya
4 4 (40.00%) MCITP
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco IPT
4 4 (40.00%) SCOM
4 4 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (40.00%) Office Communications Server
4 4 (40.00%) DHCP
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) MCSD
5 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 3 (30.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 4 (40.00%) Office Communications Server
1 4 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco IPT
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
1 4 (40.00%) Unified Communications
1 4 (40.00%) WebEx
2 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Communications Support Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Lync Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
1 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (10.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) F#
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) MCSE
2 4 (40.00%) MCITP
3 3 (30.00%) MCSD
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) CCA
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) MCSA
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
2 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (20.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Avaya
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) NetApp
3 2 (20.00%) VMware