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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 35 34 27
Rank change year-on-year -1 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 1.24% 1.94% 5.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.00% 11.11% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 10
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -10.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,100 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £36,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +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 Stockport.

Academic & Professional Certification
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 20 27 49
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 12.42% 17.42% 25.65%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 46
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +30.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £29,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

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

1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
1 8 (72.73%) MCITP
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (45.45%) SAN
3 5 (45.45%) Symantec
3 5 (45.45%) IIS
3 5 (45.45%) Service Management
3 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
3 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) SLA
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) NAS
3 5 (45.45%) Veeam
3 5 (45.45%) High Availability
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Public Cloud
3 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
4 3 (27.27%) Android Development
4 3 (27.27%) iOS Development
4 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
4 3 (27.27%) Android

Microsoft Certification
Top Related 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 5 (45.45%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) NAS
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
2 3 (27.27%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) SQL DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) VB.NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 2 (18.18%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
1 5 (45.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (27.27%) Android
2 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) High Availability
2 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Android Development
3 3 (27.27%) iOS Development
3 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) MCITP
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) MCDBA
3 3 (27.27%) MCP
3 3 (27.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Symantec
2 5 (45.45%) Veeam
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
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