The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Chesterfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 16 41 17
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -24
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 1.61% 0.88% 3.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.00% 4.08% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £43,500 - £36,125
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chesterfield region.

Qualifications Category
Chesterfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10 49 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 16.13% 21.59% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 13
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £43,025 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Chesterfield

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Chesterfield

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Chesterfield

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Chesterfield

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chesterfield

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chesterfield 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) MCSD
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Chesterfield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chesterfield 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 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSD
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware