The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Cheshire / Wilmslow
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 19 22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow - 3.74% 5.60%
As % of the Qualifications category - 15.38% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 7
Median salary - £27,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.92%  
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 Wilmslow.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wilmslow
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 26 26 27
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow 24.53% 24.30% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 27
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £19,000 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Wilmslow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wilmslow 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 Wilmslow

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wilmslow region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
3 5 (55.56%) SOA
3 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
4 4 (44.44%) Office 365
4 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (44.44%) SCCM
4 4 (44.44%) SCOM
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) Back Office
4 4 (44.44%) MCP
4 4 (44.44%) SLA
4 4 (44.44%) Workflow
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) MCITP
4 4 (44.44%) DHCP
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) Mac OS X

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wilmslow 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 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (44.44%) Back Office
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 4 (44.44%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (44.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) IT Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) IT Support
1 4 (44.44%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 1 (11.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) Mac OS X
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (55.56%) SOA
2 4 (44.44%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCITP
1 4 (44.44%) MCP
1 4 (44.44%) MCSA
1 4 (44.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
1 4 (44.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Apple
2 4 (44.44%) VMware