Microsoft Certification Jobs in the West Midlands

Microsoft Certification
England > West Midlands

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 137 185 143
Rank change year-on-year +48 -42 -18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 75 99 145
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.38% 1.36% 2.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.27% 3.45% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 70 87 108
10th Percentile £21,000 £25,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £25,878 £30,625 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £33,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -33.00% +17.65% +6.25%
75th Percentile £47,500 £63,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.05% - +5.56%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,424 2,867 2,034
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 26.28% 39.52% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,134 1,034 1,121
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,771 £28,321
25th Percentile £31,250 £37,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,500 £50,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.96% +1.00% -
75th Percentile £62,200 £65,000 £64,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in the West Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Certification in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in the West Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Certification in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in the West Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 February 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Staffordshire 0 24 £30,000 -18.92% 10
Birmingham +8 21 £57,500 +4.55% 27
Wednesbury -1 9 £23,000 +4.55%
Worcestershire -8 9 £33,500 -4.29% 1
Wolverhampton +18 5 £21,500 -60.91% 3
Coventry +37 1 £33,500 -39.09% 3
Shropshire -9 1 £37,572 +44.51% 2
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (30.67%) Microsoft Exchange
2 19 (25.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.67%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 46 (61.33%) Microsoft 365
2 42 (56.00%) Azure
3 18 (24.00%) Power Platform
4 15 (20.00%) Entra ID
5 9 (12.00%) Azure DevOps
5 9 (12.00%) Power Automate
5 9 (12.00%) PowerApps
6 7 (9.33%) Serverless
7 6 (8.00%) AWS
8 5 (6.67%) Azure Functions
8 5 (6.67%) Azure Logic Apps
9 3 (4.00%) GCP
10 2 (2.67%) Azure App Service
10 2 (2.67%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 2 (2.67%) Azure Data Factory
10 2 (2.67%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 2 (2.67%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (1.33%) Google Workspace
11 1 (1.33%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 24 (32.00%) DHCP
1 24 (32.00%) DNS
2 14 (18.67%) Firewall
3 9 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (10.67%) Wireless
5 7 (9.33%) SAN
6 6 (8.00%) Internet
6 6 (8.00%) Network Security
6 6 (8.00%) VLAN
7 5 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (6.67%) WAN
8 4 (5.33%) LAN
8 4 (5.33%) VPN
9 3 (4.00%) Broadband
9 3 (4.00%) Structured Cabling
9 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
10 2 (2.67%) HTTP
10 2 (2.67%) Intranet
10 2 (2.67%) IPv6
10 2 (2.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.33%) Power BI
2 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (5.33%) Data Lake
4 3 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (4.00%) MySQL
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MSBuild
General
1 33 (44.00%) Social Skills
2 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.00%) Retail
3 6 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.33%) Finance
5 3 (4.00%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.33%) Automotive
6 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (29.33%) IT Support
2 15 (20.00%) Analyst
3 12 (16.00%) IT Engineer
4 11 (14.67%) Support Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) IT Support Technician
6 6 (8.00%) IT Technician
6 6 (8.00%) Senior
6 6 (8.00%) Service Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) Support Technician
7 5 (6.67%) Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Network Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Power Platform Developer
8 4 (5.33%) DBA
8 4 (5.33%) Help Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Junior
8 4 (5.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) .NET
1 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (6.67%) CSS
2 5 (6.67%) Entity Framework
2 5 (6.67%) HTML
2 5 (6.67%) HTML5 Canvas
3 2 (2.67%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.33%) Low-Code
3 6 (8.00%) Mobile Computing
4 5 (6.67%) Driving Licence
4 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Cloud
4 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.33%) Private Cloud
5 4 (5.33%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (4.00%) CCTV
6 3 (4.00%) Clustering
6 3 (4.00%) EPoS
6 3 (4.00%) iPad
6 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.00%) Media Streaming
6 3 (4.00%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 44 (58.67%) Windows
2 20 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (13.33%) Windows 10
4 8 (10.67%) Linux
5 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (5.33%) Mac OS
6 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.00%) Unix
8 2 (2.67%) VMS
8 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) ITIL
2 16 (21.33%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (17.33%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (14.67%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (13.33%) Migration
6 9 (12.00%) B2B
6 9 (12.00%) DevOps
6 9 (12.00%) ERP
7 8 (10.67%) Customer Service
7 8 (10.67%) Presales
8 7 (9.33%) Agile
8 7 (9.33%) Artificial Intelligence
8 7 (9.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (9.33%) Mentoring
9 6 (8.00%) Business Development
9 6 (8.00%) Project Delivery
9 6 (8.00%) Project Management
9 6 (8.00%) Software Licensing
10 5 (6.67%) RBAC
10 5 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.00%) SQL
2 9 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (9.33%) C#
4 5 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.67%) TypeScript
5 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.67%) PHP
6 2 (2.67%) Python
6 2 (2.67%) R
7 1 (1.33%) Data Analysis Expressions
Qualifications
1 28 (37.33%) Degree
2 21 (28.00%) A+ Certification
3 17 (22.67%) MCSE
4 16 (21.33%) MCP
5 14 (18.67%) MCSA
6 11 (14.67%) CCNA
6 11 (14.67%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (12.00%) CompTIA Security+
8 6 (8.00%) Azure Certification
8 6 (8.00%) DBS Check
9 5 (6.67%) HND
9 5 (6.67%) MCITP
9 5 (6.67%) NVQ Level 3
9 5 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (5.33%) MCTS
10 4 (5.33%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (2.67%) CCNP
12 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (1.33%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) GDPR
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 22301
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.33%) NIST
System Software
1 36 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.33%) Hyper-V
3 11 (14.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.67%) Docker
4 2 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.33%) Firmware
5 1 (1.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) SCCM
2 4 (5.33%) FortiGate
3 3 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (4.00%) SCOM
4 2 (2.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 73 (97.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.00%) VMware
3 12 (16.00%) Apple
4 9 (12.00%) Cisco
5 6 (8.00%) Adobe
6 5 (6.67%) Aruba
6 5 (6.67%) Citrix
6 5 (6.67%) Meraki
7 4 (5.33%) ConnectWise
7 4 (5.33%) HP
7 4 (5.33%) Veeam
8 3 (4.00%) Mitel
8 3 (4.00%) Nimble Storage
8 3 (4.00%) Sage
8 3 (4.00%) Zerto
9 2 (2.67%) Dell
9 2 (2.67%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.67%) OpenAI
9 2 (2.67%) Remedy
9 2 (2.67%) ServiceNow