The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 51 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 11 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 2.85% 0.26% 1.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.83% 0.96% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
UK excluding London average salary £35,581 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.83% -1.33%
Microsoft Certification
West Sussex

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

Qualifications Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
161 104 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 41.71% 26.80% 28.03%
Number of salaries quoted 142 89 104
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,100 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Crawley

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 26 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 25 (89.29%) Windows
3 19 (67.86%) MCSE
4 18 (64.29%) ITIL
4 18 (64.29%) Citrix
4 18 (64.29%) VMware
5 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (46.43%) MCP
7 11 (39.29%) MCSA
7 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
7 11 (39.29%) MCITP
8 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
9 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
9 9 (32.14%) SharePoint
9 9 (32.14%) Office 365
9 9 (32.14%) XenApp
10 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
10 8 (28.57%) MS Office
11 7 (25.00%) CRM
11 7 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
11 7 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (21.43%) Dynamics NAV
12 6 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
12 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (21.43%) SQL
12 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
12 6 (21.43%) Websense
13 5 (17.86%) NetApp
13 5 (17.86%) Symantec

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 9 (32.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (28.57%) MS Office
3 7 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Office 365
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) PABX
3 2 (7.14%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) DHCP
3 2 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) MySQL
General
1 3 (10.71%) Military
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (14.29%) Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Server Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.14%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) iPad
3 1 (3.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.71%) Linux
6 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) CRM
3 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.14%) Data Management
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
6 1 (3.57%) Service Management
6 1 (3.57%) OO
6 1 (3.57%) Time Management
6 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) VB
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) MCSE
2 13 (46.43%) MCP
3 11 (39.29%) MCSA
3 11 (39.29%) MCITP
4 7 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (17.86%) HND
5 5 (17.86%) Degree
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (10.71%) CCA
7 3 (10.71%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (10.71%) HNC
8 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
8 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
8 2 (7.14%) CCNP
8 2 (7.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) XenApp
3 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (10.71%) VMware ESX
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) NetBackup
2 3 (10.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (10.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (10.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (10.71%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 18 (64.29%) Citrix
2 18 (64.29%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Websense
4 5 (17.86%) NetApp
4 5 (17.86%) Symantec
4 5 (17.86%) HP
5 4 (14.29%) Cisco
6 3 (10.71%) Veeam
6 3 (10.71%) Altiris
7 2 (7.14%) WatchGuard
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle
7 2 (7.14%) Dell
7 2 (7.14%) EMC
7 2 (7.14%) Apple
7 2 (7.14%) Primavera
8 1 (3.57%) 3PAR