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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 29 36 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -24
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 11 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 6.43% 1.94% 10.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.97% 6.15% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 24
Average salary £26,000 £44,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.57% -11.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £39,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £52,450 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
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
58 65 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 33.92% 31.55% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 49 63 52
Average salary £34,500 £46,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.20% -6.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 July 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Croydon

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 25 (92.59%) Microsoft
2 18 (66.67%) Windows
3 14 (51.85%) Citrix
4 12 (44.44%) MS Office
5 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
5 10 (37.04%) VMware
6 9 (33.33%) Finance
6 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 9 (33.33%) C#
6 9 (33.33%) SQL
6 9 (33.33%) .NET
6 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (29.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (25.93%) MCSD
8 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
8 7 (25.93%) MCSE
8 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (25.93%) MCPD
9 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
9 6 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (22.22%) Windows 8
9 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (22.22%) SLA
9 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 6 (22.22%) ITIL
9 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
10 5 (18.52%) Management Information System

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Office
2 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) VoIP
1 5 (18.52%) DHCP
1 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
1 5 (18.52%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) ADSL
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Support Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Developer
3 8 (29.63%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (25.93%) Applications Support
4 7 (25.93%) Applications Developer
5 6 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (22.22%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (11.11%) .NET Applications Developer
9 2 (7.41%) Support Technician
9 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Technician
9 2 (7.41%) VMware Engineer
10 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Junior C# .NET Developer
10 1 (3.70%) SCCM Engineer
10 1 (3.70%) Junior
10 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) .NET
1 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (14.81%) CSS
2 4 (14.81%) jQuery
2 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (11.11%) CSS3
3 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.70%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.70%) LINQ
4 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
1 5 (18.52%) Replication
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 6 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
3 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
3 5 (18.52%) SDLC
4 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
4 4 (14.81%) MVC
5 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.70%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.70%) People Management
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile Development
6 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
6 1 (3.70%) Workflow
6 1 (3.70%) Information Security
6 1 (3.70%) OOP
6 1 (3.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) C#
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (25.93%) MCSD
2 7 (25.93%) MCSE
2 7 (25.93%) MCPD
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (18.52%) CCNA
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (18.52%) MCITP
4 3 (11.11%) MCSA
4 3 (11.11%) VCP5
5 2 (7.41%) MCP
6 1 (3.70%) MCTS
6 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
3 3 (11.11%) vSphere
4 2 (7.41%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Microsoft
2 14 (51.85%) Citrix
3 10 (37.04%) VMware
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco
5 3 (11.11%) Dell
5 3 (11.11%) Brocade
6 1 (3.70%) Remedy
6 1 (3.70%) EMC
Croydon, Surrey
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus
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