The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bournemouth region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 33 25 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 15 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 5.07% 5.29% 1.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.91% 22.92% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 3
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
47 48 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 15.88% 23.08% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 37 42 38
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £68,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 33 (94.29%) Microsoft
2 27 (77.14%) Windows
3 25 (71.43%) MS Excel
4 24 (68.57%) C#
4 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
5 23 (65.71%) VB
5 23 (65.71%) .NET
5 23 (65.71%) Visual Studio
6 22 (62.86%) Degree
7 17 (48.57%) MCP
8 15 (42.86%) SQL
9 14 (40.00%) Software Engineering
9 14 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (37.14%) MCTS
10 13 (37.14%) MCPD
10 13 (37.14%) VB6
10 13 (37.14%) C++
10 13 (37.14%) Crystal Reports
10 13 (37.14%) VC++
10 13 (37.14%) COM
11 10 (28.57%) MCSD
11 10 (28.57%) IIS
12 9 (25.71%) Time Management
12 9 (25.71%) Apple iOS
13 8 (22.86%) MCSA
14 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
14 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
14 7 (20.00%) ITIL
14 7 (20.00%) SAP
14 7 (20.00%) WinForms

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 10 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (71.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (20.00%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (17.14%) Firewall
3 4 (11.43%) DNS
3 4 (11.43%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) PBX
4 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
2 13 (37.14%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (65.71%) Visual Studio
2 14 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Developer
2 15 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Software Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Service Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) C# Programmer
6 1 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Server Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Server Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (2.86%) Programmer
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (65.71%) .NET
2 13 (37.14%) COM
3 7 (20.00%) WinForms
3 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Handset
2 2 (5.71%) Thin Client
2 2 (5.71%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Apple iOS
3 7 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.57%) Android
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Phone
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (25.71%) Time Management
3 7 (20.00%) ITIL
4 6 (17.14%) iOS Development
5 1 (2.86%) Software Architecture
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) C#
2 23 (65.71%) VB
3 15 (42.86%) SQL
4 13 (37.14%) VB6
4 13 (37.14%) C++
4 13 (37.14%) VC++
5 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (62.86%) Degree
2 17 (48.57%) MCP
3 13 (37.14%) MCTS
3 13 (37.14%) MCPD
4 10 (28.57%) MCSD
5 8 (22.86%) MCSA
6 4 (11.43%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (11.43%) MCSE
7 3 (8.57%) MCITP
7 3 (8.57%) CCA
8 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.86%) HND
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) XenApp
4 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) SAP
2 7 (20.00%) Remedy
2 7 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 4 (11.43%) Citrix
3 4 (11.43%) VMware
4 3 (8.57%) Apple
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