The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 24 23 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 2.38% 8.02% 4.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.00% 16.46% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 6
Average salary £29,500 £30,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.27% +27.08%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.05% -1.33%
Microsoft Certification
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Qualifications Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
50 79 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 39.68% 48.77% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 40 66 21
Average salary £47,500 £32,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.43% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £35,650 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Abingdon

Microsoft Certification
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) NetWare
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) MCITP
2 3 (60.00%) Mac OS
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Couchbase
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) NoSQL

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Couchbase
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) NetWare
2 3 (60.00%) Mac OS
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCITP
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) VMware