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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 38 45
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull - 0.41% 1.68%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.25% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.89%  
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 Solihull.

Academic & Professional Certification
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 55 80 81
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 19.23% 32.79% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 50 54 56
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 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 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 10 (83.33%) MVC
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) TDD
2 10 (83.33%) Pair Programming
2 10 (83.33%) Web Development
2 10 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 10 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 10 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (83.33%) R
2 10 (83.33%) Entity Framework
2 10 (83.33%) Node.js
2 10 (83.33%) KnockoutJS
2 10 (83.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 10 (83.33%) Big Data
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (83.33%) Dependency Injection
2 10 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 10 (83.33%) TypeScript
2 10 (83.33%) Docker
2 10 (83.33%) Performance Optimisation
2 10 (83.33%) SOLID
2 10 (83.33%) Angular 2
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET Core
3 9 (75.00%) Algorithms

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:

Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 10 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (75.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
1 5 (41.67%) .NET Software Developer
1 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Developer
1 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 5 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 5 (41.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 5 (41.67%) C# Developer
1 5 (41.67%) C# Software Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Graduate
4 2 (16.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Graduate C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
1 10 (83.33%) .NET Framework
1 10 (83.33%) Angular 2
1 10 (83.33%) AngularJS
1 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET Core
1 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (83.33%) Entity Framework
1 10 (83.33%) KnockoutJS
1 10 (83.33%) Node.js
2 9 (75.00%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) jQuery
2 9 (75.00%) LESS
2 9 (75.00%) Sass
2 9 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) Dependency Injection
1 10 (83.33%) MVC
1 10 (83.33%) Pair Programming
1 10 (83.33%) Performance Optimisation
1 10 (83.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 10 (83.33%) SOLID
1 10 (83.33%) TDD
1 10 (83.33%) Web Development
2 9 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (75.00%) OOP
3 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (8.33%) Presales
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
1 10 (83.33%) R
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
1 10 (83.33%) TypeScript
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCSA
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) CCA
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCSD
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Docker
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp