The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
West Midlands / Herefordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 14 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire - 2.38% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 6.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +5.71%  

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 Herefordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Herefordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 28 15 11
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 26.92% 35.71% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 11
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Herefordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Herefordshire 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 Herefordshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Herefordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Herefordshire 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) IT Support
1 3 (100.00%) IT Support Technician
1 3 (100.00%) IT Technician
1 3 (100.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware