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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands / Walsall
Rank 10 22 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 2.56% 2.29% -
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £28,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.75% -  
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 Walsall.

Academic & Professional Certification
Walsall
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 6 21 13
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 15.38% 16.03% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 13
Median salary £62,750 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.87% +23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £40,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Walsall 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 Walsall

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Walsall

Microsoft Certification
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Walsall

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

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft