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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 28 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 0.71% 0.62% 8.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.27% 2.38% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Median salary £37,500 £30,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% -32.22%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
44 42 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 31.43% 25.93% 24.42%
Number of salaries quoted 40 40 20
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 28 July 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 Worcester region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server

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%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) FMCG
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) SAP