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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 10 36 19
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 6.67% 2.06% 9.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.05% 9.09% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 7
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.05% -1.33%
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
21 44 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 35.00% 22.68% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 17
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £24,500 £18,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,050 £50,000
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 27 February 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) BCP
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 3 (60.00%) XenServer
3 3 (60.00%) Line Management
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) Lync
5 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (20.00%) VCP4
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) MCITP
5 1 (20.00%) WSUS
5 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) SCOM
5 1 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Chesterfield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (40.00%) Lync
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Coordinator
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) BCP
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) XenServer
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) VMware