The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 23 31 19
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.83% 1.77% 7.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.13% 4.55% 28.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 17
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Microsoft Certification
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Qualifications Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
47 110 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 39.17% 39.01% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 35 66 61
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,692
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £25,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bene
Posted: 19 days ago