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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 24 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 35 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 3.20% 21.21% 8.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.76% 53.85% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 6
Average salary £25,500 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% -17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
Microsoft Certification
Oxfordshire

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
34 65 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 27.20% 39.39% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33 51 24
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) MCITP
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 3 (42.86%) Mac OS
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) NetWare
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Office 365
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) SCCM
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) VMware

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) IT Support
3 3 (42.86%) Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Support Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Network Support
5 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) NetWare
2 3 (42.86%) Mac OS
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCITP
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) HNC
3 1 (14.29%) HND
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
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Posted: 13 days ago