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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
Rank 10 12 17
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 2.50% 9.52% 7.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.00% 28.57% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 6
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% -7.50%  
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 Wolverhampton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wolverhampton
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 10 28 30
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 25.00% 33.33% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 27
Median salary £48,750 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.87% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MCSD
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

Microsoft Certification
Top Related 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCA
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) MCSD
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin