Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Worcestershire > Worcester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 34 36
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 3.00% 1.75% 3.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.64% 5.56% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 8
Worcester median annual salary £45,000 £37,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.62% +12.98% +9.17%
10th Percentile £27,300 £25,300 £19,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £44,000 £65,000
Worcestershire median annual salary £33,000 £37,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year -10.81% +12.98% +25.96%

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 Worcester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Worcester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 81 72 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 34.76% 31.58% 24.19%
Number of salaries quoted 69 68 57
Worcester median annual salary £45,500 £39,375 £36,097
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.56% +9.08% -10.32%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,350 £25,350
90th Percentile £73,750 £51,250 £66,000
Worcestershire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,532
% change year-on-year +13.33% +15.27% -18.67%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Worcester

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Worcester

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Worcester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Worcester over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Worcester

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Worcester region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) ERP
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (57.14%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (57.14%) X++
2 4 (57.14%) MorphX
2 4 (57.14%) Power BI
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) MCSA
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) IIS
4 2 (28.57%) MCITP
4 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Power BI
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MorphX
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Dynamics AX Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Technical Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) Hardware Maintenance
2 2 (28.57%) Line Management
2 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Presales
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) X++
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCSA
2 2 (28.57%) MCITP
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
3 2 (28.57%) Veeam
3 2 (28.57%) VMware