The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Telford with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Shropshire / Telford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 36 19
Rank change year-on-year -2 -17  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Telford 0.52% 1.57% 9.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.00% 8.62% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 12
Median salary £35,000 £21,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.79% -27.11%  
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 Telford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Telford
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 50 58 52
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 25.77% 18.18% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 34 47 42
Median salary £55,000 £41,250 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -0.60%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,713 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Telford 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 Telford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Telford

For the 6 months to 27 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 Telford region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (87.50%) SAN
2 7 (87.50%) DDNS
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Apache
2 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Clustering
2 7 (87.50%) IIS
2 7 (87.50%) NAS
2 7 (87.50%) SolarWinds
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (87.50%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) MCSD
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) C#

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford 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 7 (87.50%) Apache
1 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (87.50%) IIS
1 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) DDNS
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
1 7 (87.50%) NAS
1 7 (87.50%) Remote Desktop
1 7 (87.50%) SAN
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Technician
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCSD
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) SolarWinds
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle