Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 45 60
Rank change year-on-year +6 +15 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 27 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 6.18% 3.34% 1.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.29% 17.57% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 30 16 7
Stockport median annual salary £43,000 £37,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.67% +44.23% -30.67%
10th Percentile £33,500 £33,750 £17,650
90th Percentile £46,000 £45,000 £41,750
Manchester median annual salary £34,575 £40,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year -15.15% +25.38% -4.41%

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 Stockport with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Stockport
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 140 74 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 32.04% 19.02% 27.00%
Number of salaries quoted 115 72 109
Stockport median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,850 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £50,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.88% - +6.67%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Stockport

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 27 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 21 (77.78%) SAN
2 21 (77.78%) Terminal Services
2 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) DHCP
2 21 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 21 (77.78%) DNS
3 20 (74.07%) MCSE
3 20 (74.07%) LAN
3 20 (74.07%) WAN
3 20 (74.07%) Web Services
3 20 (74.07%) Hyper-V
3 20 (74.07%) Virtual Machines
4 18 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (66.67%) vSphere
4 18 (66.67%) VMware
5 17 (62.96%) SharePoint
5 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (62.96%) Office 365
6 14 (51.85%) Cisco
6 14 (51.85%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (51.85%) ITIL
6 14 (51.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (22.22%) Android Development
7 6 (22.22%) iOS Development
7 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
7 6 (22.22%) MCP
7 6 (22.22%) C#
7 6 (22.22%) HTML

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 17 (62.96%) SharePoint
2 14 (51.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 17 (62.96%) Office 365
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (77.78%) DHCP
1 21 (77.78%) DNS
1 21 (77.78%) SAN
1 21 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 20 (74.07%) LAN
2 20 (74.07%) WAN
3 4 (14.81%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
4 1 (3.70%) VLAN
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 15 (55.56%) 3rd Line Support
2 15 (55.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 15 (55.56%) Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 6 (22.22%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Developer
3 6 (22.22%) VB.NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Services Manager
4 3 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) VMware Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) Web Services
2 6 (22.22%) .NET
2 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 6 (22.22%) HTML
2 6 (22.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (22.22%) Android
3 6 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.70%) Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Android Development
2 6 (22.22%) iOS Development
2 6 (22.22%) Web Development
3 3 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 3 (11.11%) Security Management
3 3 (11.11%) Server Hardening
3 3 (11.11%) SIEM
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) C#
1 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 6 (22.22%) VB.NET
2 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) MCSE
2 14 (51.85%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (22.22%) MCP
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCITP
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 21 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 21 (77.78%) Terminal Services
2 20 (74.07%) Hyper-V
2 20 (74.07%) Virtual Machines
3 18 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (66.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (66.67%) VMware
3 14 (51.85%) Cisco
4 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 3 (11.11%) Wyse
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix