The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 47 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.78% 6.56% 2.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.13% 23.94% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 5
Average salary £30,500 £25,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.44% -26.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
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 Worcestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
64 71 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 24.90% 27.41% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 51 63 52
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £20,000 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redditch -3 1 - -
Worcester -12 1 £30,500 -12.85%
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MCT
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Trainer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Trainer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MCT
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
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