The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Manchester / Stockport
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 28 33
Rank change year-on-year -12 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 1.89% 2.80% 6.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.33% 12.90% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 12
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +44.23%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +2.77%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport.

Academic & Professional Certification
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 60 31 52
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 22.64% 21.68% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 48 30 49
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £38,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport 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 Stockport

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Stockport

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Stockport over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Stockport

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

1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
2 4 (57.14%) MCP
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 4 (57.14%) Android
2 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 4 (57.14%) Android Development
2 4 (57.14%) iOS Development
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) MCITP
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Developer
1 4 (57.14%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (57.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
1 4 (57.14%) C# VB.NET Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) VB.NET Developer
1 4 (57.14%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Android
1 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Android Development
1 4 (57.14%) iOS Development
1 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Server Hardening
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCP
2 2 (28.57%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) Veeam
3 1 (14.29%) Wyse
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