The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 35 38 24
Rank change year-on-year +3 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 11 15 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 4.07% 4.52% 9.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.18% 12.82% 26.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 42
Median salary £37,500 £22,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +70.45% -34.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £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 Warrington.

Academic & Professional Certification
Warrington
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 68 117 163
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 25.19% 35.24% 34.83%
Number of salaries quoted 40 84 119
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,215 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Warrington

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Warrington

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

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Warrington

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

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 Warrington region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 20 (76.92%) ITIL
1 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 19 (73.08%) VMware
3 17 (65.38%) Windows
4 15 (57.69%) MCSE
4 15 (57.69%) MCSA
4 15 (57.69%) MCITP
4 15 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (57.69%) Windows Server
5 14 (53.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (50.00%) SQL
7 11 (42.31%) Data Centre
8 9 (34.62%) vSphere
8 9 (34.62%) Process Improvement
9 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
10 7 (26.92%) Degree
10 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
10 7 (26.92%) vRealize
11 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
12 5 (19.23%) Service Management
12 5 (19.23%) Citrix
12 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
12 5 (19.23%) MCTS
12 5 (19.23%) Office 365
13 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
13 4 (15.38%) NCDA
13 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (15.38%) NetApp

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) G Suite
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) DHCP
1 3 (11.54%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MSI
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) DBA
3 3 (11.54%) IT Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) SQL DBA
4 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
1 1 (3.85%) jQuery
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 2 (7.69%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Windows Server
3 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) ITIL
2 9 (34.62%) Process Improvement
3 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
3 5 (19.23%) Service Management
4 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.54%) Statistics
4 3 (11.54%) Time Management
5 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Change Management
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL V2
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Security Patching
6 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) CRM
6 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.85%) MVC
6 1 (3.85%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) MCITP
1 15 (57.69%) MCSA
1 15 (57.69%) MCSE
2 14 (53.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (26.92%) Degree
4 5 (19.23%) MCTS
5 4 (15.38%) NCDA
6 3 (11.54%) DBS Check
6 3 (11.54%) MCDBA
7 2 (7.69%) A+ Certification
7 2 (7.69%) CCA
7 2 (7.69%) CCNA
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (7.69%) MCP
8 1 (3.85%) CCNP
8 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 15 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (34.62%) vSphere
4 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
5 3 (11.54%) XenApp
6 2 (7.69%) Firmware
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) vRealize
2 3 (11.54%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) BladeLogic
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.85%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 19 (73.08%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) Citrix
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco
4 4 (15.38%) NetApp
5 2 (7.69%) IBM
6 1 (3.85%) Alteryx
6 1 (3.85%) BMC
6 1 (3.85%) Dell
6 1 (3.85%) Google
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) Tableau
Warrington, Cheshire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington, Manchester, Greater Manchester,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Warrington
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago