The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 29 14 28
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 13 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 5.49% 10.09% 5.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.67% 40.35% 31.43%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 7
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +39.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £32,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £34,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
Microsoft Certification
London

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

Qualifications Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
60 57 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 25.32% 25.00% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 58 49 28
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +39.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,600 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 September 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Croydon

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 20 (90.91%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) SQL
3 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 18 (81.82%) CSS
3 18 (81.82%) Finance
3 18 (81.82%) MVC
4 17 (77.27%) C#
4 17 (77.27%) MS Excel
5 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
6 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (54.55%) jQuery
7 12 (54.55%) HTML
7 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
7 12 (54.55%) T-SQL
8 11 (50.00%) MCSD
8 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (50.00%) MCPD
8 11 (50.00%) CSS3
8 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
10 7 (31.82%) Degree
10 7 (31.82%) .NET Framework
10 7 (31.82%) Financial Modelling
10 7 (31.82%) VBA
10 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
11 6 (27.27%) TDD
12 5 (22.73%) HTML5
13 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
13 2 (9.09%) Windows
13 2 (9.09%) MCSE

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (77.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) IPv6
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.55%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.55%) MSTest
General
1 18 (81.82%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 9 (40.91%) Graduate
2 9 (40.91%) .NET Developer
3 8 (36.36%) Analyst Programmer
3 8 (36.36%) Programmer
3 8 (36.36%) Software Developer
3 8 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) Developer Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) Software Programmer
4 7 (31.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (31.82%) C# Software Developer
4 7 (31.82%) C# Programmer
4 7 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 7 (31.82%) C# Analyst Programmer
4 7 (31.82%) Junior Programmer
4 7 (31.82%) Junior Analyst
4 7 (31.82%) Junior Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Junior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) CSS
3 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (54.55%) HTML
5 12 (54.55%) jQuery
6 11 (50.00%) CSS3
6 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (31.82%) .NET Framework
8 5 (22.73%) HTML5
9 1 (4.55%) WCF
9 1 (4.55%) XML
9 1 (4.55%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Firmware
2 1 (4.55%) PKI
2 1 (4.55%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) MVC
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 7 (31.82%) Financial Modelling
5 6 (27.27%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Workflow
7 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 17 (77.27%) C#
3 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 12 (54.55%) T-SQL
4 7 (31.82%) VBA
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) MCSD
1 11 (50.00%) MCPD
2 7 (31.82%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) MCSE
4 1 (4.55%) MCSA
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (4.55%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (4.55%) UAG
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (4.55%) Websense
3 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.55%) F5
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
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