The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oldham with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Manchester / Oldham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham - - 6.82%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £39,278
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +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 Oldham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Oldham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 63 3 14
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oldham 57.27% 11.54% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 7
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Oldham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oldham 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 Oldham

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Oldham

For the 6 months to 29 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 Oldham region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 9 (100.00%) Office 365
2 7 (77.78%) MS Office
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 6 (66.67%) LAN
3 6 (66.67%) VoIP
3 6 (66.67%) WAN
3 6 (66.67%) DHCP
3 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 6 (66.67%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 3 (33.33%) C

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oldham 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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (77.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DHCP
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
1 6 (66.67%) LAN
1 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 6 (66.67%) VoIP
1 6 (66.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
1 6 (66.67%) Support Technician
2 3 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) VMware