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

Microsoft Certification
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 22 17
Rank change year-on-year +10 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 8.97% 3.57% 5.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.00% 10.00% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 5
Median salary £43,354 £21,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +101.64% -38.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,628 £19,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,442 £23,250 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +1.35% +4.22%  

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 Wolverhampton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wolverhampton
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 25 40 22
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 32.05% 35.71% 24.18%
Number of salaries quoted 69 124 45
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £19,750 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,506 £37,500 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Wolverhampton

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Wolverhampton

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Wolverhampton over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Wolverhampton

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

1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) MCSE
1 6 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CISM
2 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (62.50%) CCDP
2 5 (62.50%) CISSP
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) PBX
4 3 (37.50%) VoIP
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) MCSD
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Android

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) PBX
1 3 (37.50%) VoIP
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 6 (75.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 6 (75.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Applications Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (75.00%) MCSE
2 5 (62.50%) CCDP
2 5 (62.50%) CISM
2 5 (62.50%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) MCSD
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Xamarin