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

Microsoft Certification
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 31 41
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.01% 0.43% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.41% 1.54% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £35,000 - £33,750
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £23,375
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £45,125
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year +2.73% +2.81%  

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 Solihull.

Academic & Professional Certification
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 27 65 76
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 13.64% 27.78% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36 88 109
Median salary £35,000 £62,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.00% +108.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,375 £26,775 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Solihull

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Solihull

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

1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 22301
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) DNA
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Database Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) DNA
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 22301
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
1 1 (50.00%) VMware