The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Worcester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 20 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 2.41% 4.90% 4.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.09% 31.25% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
22 16 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 26.51% 15.69% 35.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 35
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +17.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft Certification
Worcestershire

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Worcester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) MCSD
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) InfoPath
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSD
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Posted: 15 days ago