The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Banbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank - 20 7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury - 3.95% 8.11%
As % of the Qualifications category - 9.09% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £22,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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 Banbury region.

Qualifications Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
33 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 35.48% 43.42% 54.05%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 19
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,920 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Banbury

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Banbury

Microsoft Certification
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Banbury 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%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Banbury 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp