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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 9 36 23
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 11 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 10.89% 3.82% 7.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 32.35% 15.00% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 8
Average salary £40,250 £22,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.88% -46.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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
34 40 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 33.66% 25.48% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 17
Average salary £41,500 £27,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.90% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £61,250
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
Salary Histogram in Chesterfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Chesterfield region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Chesterfield

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chesterfield

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) MCSE
2 6 (50.00%) LAN
2 6 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) CCNA
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (41.67%) MPLS
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) Supplier Management
3 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (41.67%) Network Security
4 4 (33.33%) Line Management
4 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (25.00%) SLA
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) BCP
5 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (25.00%) Lync
5 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (25.00%) XenServer
6 2 (16.67%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (16.67%) vSphere
6 2 (16.67%) Forefront TMG

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Chesterfield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (25.00%) Lync
2 2 (16.67%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) LAN
1 6 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (41.67%) MPLS
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) Network Security
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Coordinator
1 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support
2 2 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) Junior IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Support Manager
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Supplier Management
2 4 (33.33%) Line Management
3 3 (25.00%) BCP
3 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) MCSE
2 5 (41.67%) CCNA
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (16.67%) MCITP
4 1 (8.33%) MCP
4 1 (8.33%) MCSA
4 1 (8.33%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (25.00%) XenServer
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) ISA Server
2 2 (16.67%) vSphere
2 2 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) WSUS
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
1 2 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat