The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Bury St Edmunds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 17 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 Bury St Edmunds region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 22 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 6.41% - 1.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.83% - 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
Bury St Edmunds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
24 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 30.77% 28.79% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 15
Average salary £38,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft Certification
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Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds 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 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (75.00%) CRM
2 6 (75.00%) Workflow
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) SOAP
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (75.00%) MCITP
2 6 (75.00%) WCF
2 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (75.00%) MVVM
2 6 (75.00%) Reactive Extensions
2 6 (75.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
4 3 (37.50%) NUnit
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) ReSharper
4 3 (37.50%) WPF
4 3 (37.50%) Silverlight

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds 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 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (37.50%) NUnit
2 3 (37.50%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Developer
2 3 (37.50%) CRM Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) SOAP
2 6 (75.00%) WCF
2 6 (75.00%) Reactive Extensions
2 6 (75.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 3 (37.50%) WPF
3 3 (37.50%) Silverlight
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) CRM
1 6 (75.00%) Workflow
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
1 6 (75.00%) MVVM
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) BCP
3 2 (25.00%) Network Design
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) MCITP
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle