The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 43 67
Rank change year-on-year -28 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.65% 3.53% 1.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% 14.97% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 12
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,712 £30,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £42,500 £48,350
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +2.73% +1.38%  

Microsoft Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry.

Academic & Professional Certification
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 180 167 169
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 23.26% 23.55% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 163 137 142
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £28,000 £26,575
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Coventry

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Coventry

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Coventry over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) MCSE
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) MCSD
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) Presales
6 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
6 2 (16.67%) Product Management
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (16.67%) Office 365
6 2 (16.67%) OneDrive
6 2 (16.67%) ISEB
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) CCNA
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (16.67%) IIS

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (16.67%) CMS
1 2 (16.67%) EPiServer
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (16.67%) Umbraco
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) OneDrive
3 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Head of Application Development
2 2 (16.67%) Head of Applications
2 2 (16.67%) Head of Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) Head of Development
2 2 (16.67%) Office 365 Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Head of IT
3 1 (8.33%) Head of IT Development
3 1 (8.33%) ICT Support
3 1 (8.33%) ICT Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) ICT Technician
3 1 (8.33%) IT Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Presales
4 2 (16.67%) Product Management
4 2 (16.67%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) MCSE
2 4 (33.33%) MCSD
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) CCNA
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (16.67%) ISEB
4 2 (16.67%) MCSA
5 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
5 1 (8.33%) CCNP
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (8.33%) MCDST
5 1 (8.33%) MCP
5 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
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