The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 35 12 45
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +33
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.94% 10.53% 2.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.15% 35.14% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 4
Average salary £44,500 £50,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.00% +104.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £29,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,450 £60,000 £31,450
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Qualifications Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
65 74 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 31.55% 29.96% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 63 52 50
Average salary £46,750 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Microsoft Certification
London

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Croydon

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Croydon

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (88.24%) MS Excel
2 15 (88.24%) C#
2 15 (88.24%) .NET
3 14 (82.35%) SQL
4 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET
4 13 (76.47%) CSS
4 13 (76.47%) Finance
4 13 (76.47%) MVC
5 11 (64.71%) HTML
5 11 (64.71%) VBA
5 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
5 11 (64.71%) .NET Framework
5 11 (64.71%) Degree
5 11 (64.71%) Financial Modelling
5 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (17.65%) jQuery
6 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
6 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
7 2 (11.76%) Juniper
7 2 (11.76%) Windows
7 2 (11.76%) MCSD
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (11.76%) CSS3
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (88.24%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) IPv6
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (5.88%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) MSTest
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) Analyst
2 12 (70.59%) Software Developer
3 11 (64.71%) Junior
3 11 (64.71%) Software Engineer
3 11 (64.71%) Graduate
3 11 (64.71%) C# Software Engineer
3 11 (64.71%) Junior Developer
3 11 (64.71%) Junior Analyst Programmer
3 11 (64.71%) Junior C# Developer
3 11 (64.71%) Analyst Programmer
3 11 (64.71%) Programmer
3 11 (64.71%) Developer Analyst
3 11 (64.71%) Junior Software Developer
3 11 (64.71%) Junior Software Engineer
3 11 (64.71%) C# Developer
3 11 (64.71%) C# Analyst Programmer
3 11 (64.71%) Junior Programmer
3 11 (64.71%) Junior Analyst
3 11 (64.71%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) .NET
2 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET
2 13 (76.47%) CSS
3 11 (64.71%) .NET Framework
3 11 (64.71%) HTML
3 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (17.65%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) CSS3
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (5.88%) WCF
6 1 (5.88%) XML
6 1 (5.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Firmware
1 1 (5.88%) PKI
1 1 (5.88%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) MVC
2 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
2 11 (64.71%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) TDD
4 1 (5.88%) Data Management
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) C#
2 14 (82.35%) SQL
3 11 (64.71%) VBA
4 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) MCPD
2 2 (11.76%) MCSD
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (5.88%) UAG
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) Websense
3 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.88%) F5
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
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