Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Cheshire > Macclesfield
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 36 19
Rank change year-on-year +1 -17 +39
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 2.82% 1.67% 8.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.36% 15.00% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 9
Macclesfield median annual salary £28,750 £26,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.49% -3.64% -50.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £33,750 £27,250 £38,750
Cheshire median annual salary £27,500 £35,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year -21.43% +52.17% -32.35%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Macclesfield
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 11 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 7.75% 11.11% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 16
Macclesfield median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +8.11% -30.63%
10th Percentile £22,500 £19,925 £20,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £52,250 £43,125
Cheshire median annual salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% - -6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Macclesfield

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (50.00%) Break/Fix
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (50.00%) NETGEAR
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) MCP

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Break/Fix
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) NETGEAR