Period
to 23 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Rochdale with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Manchester > Rochdale
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 34 28
Rank change year-on-year +14 -6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 4.11% 4.90% 3.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.50% 14.58% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 4
Rochdale median annual salary £35,075 £23,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.50% -36.99% -6.41%
10th Percentile £32,575 £22,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £36,500 £23,000 £41,000
Manchester median annual salary £34,150 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -19.65% +30.77% -

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 Rochdale with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Rochdale
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 24 48 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 32.88% 33.57% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 46 14
Rochdale median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £30,515 £23,000 £25,375
90th Percentile £47,000 £60,000 £55,500
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Rochdale

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Rochdale

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Rochdale region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Email Filtering
2 2 (66.67%) Web Filtering
2 2 (66.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 2 (66.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (66.67%) BYOD
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) PBX
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Rochdale 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) PBX
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Database Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) BYOD
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Email Filtering
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (66.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 2 (66.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 2 (66.67%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco