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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 17 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 8 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 11.59% 2.02% 6.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 57.14% 6.67% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 6
Average salary £30,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +6.66%
Microsoft Certification
Worcestershire

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
14 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 20.29% 30.30% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 23
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Worcester

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (71.43%) HTML
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 10 (71.43%) CSS
1 10 (71.43%) MCSD
2 9 (64.29%) MVC
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) XML
3 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) IIS
5 4 (28.57%) MCSE
5 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) HP
5 4 (28.57%) Citrix
5 4 (28.57%) Avaya
5 4 (28.57%) SAN
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Vista
5 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (28.57%) Network Monitoring

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (28.57%) IIS
1 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Junior
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) UI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
1 10 (71.43%) CSS
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 7 (50.00%) XML
3 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 2 (14.29%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) MVC
2 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
4 4 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (21.43%) Web Development
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) MCSD
2 4 (28.57%) MCSE
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (28.57%) MCITP
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) HP
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix
1 4 (28.57%) Avaya
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
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