The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Worcestershire / Worcester
Rank 32 13 25
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 0.63% 9.47% 1.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.33% 32.14% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 2
Median salary £55,000 £33,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +6.45%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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

Qualifications Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30 28 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 18.75% 29.47% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 30 28 30
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £33,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Worcester

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Worcester region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) ERP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (25.00%) Veeam
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Manager
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) FMCG
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) E-business
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCTS
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) Veeam
4 1 (25.00%) VMware