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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 25 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 2.11% 7.69% -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.13% 24.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
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
39 29 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 41.05% 31.87% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 6
Average salary £50,000 £41,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.76% -12.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 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 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) MCSD
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Chesterfield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) BGP
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support Technician
1 3 (50.00%) Support Technician
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) WCF
1 2 (33.33%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 2 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCSD
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
1 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint