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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 23 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 16 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 8.79% 6.45% 5.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.51% 19.05% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 18
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% -2.66%
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
78 84 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 42.86% 33.87% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 53 73 66
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +6.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 March 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Croydon

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 16 (66.67%) SQL
3 14 (58.33%) MS Excel
3 14 (58.33%) Finance
4 13 (54.17%) MVC
4 13 (54.17%) C#
4 13 (54.17%) .NET
4 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
4 13 (54.17%) CSS
4 13 (54.17%) MCSD
4 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (54.17%) jQuery
4 13 (54.17%) MCPD
4 13 (54.17%) CSS3
4 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 10 (41.67%) Windows
6 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 9 (37.50%) T-SQL
6 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (25.00%) VMware
9 6 (25.00%) MCSE
9 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 4 (16.67%) CCNA
10 4 (16.67%) SLA
10 4 (16.67%) CRM
10 4 (16.67%) MCSA
10 4 (16.67%) ITIL

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) VoIP
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
1 13 (54.17%) .NET Developer
2 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Applications Support
3 7 (29.17%) Applications Developer
3 7 (29.17%) .NET Applications Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Server Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) CSS
1 13 (54.17%) jQuery
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
1 13 (54.17%) CSS3
1 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (8.33%) HTML5
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.33%) Device Driver
1 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.33%) 3D Printing
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
6 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) MVC
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) CRM
2 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (8.33%) TDD
3 2 (8.33%) Document Management
4 1 (4.17%) Logistics
4 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 13 (54.17%) C#
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 9 (37.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) MCSD
1 13 (54.17%) MCPD
2 6 (25.00%) MCSE
3 4 (16.67%) MCSA
3 4 (16.67%) CCNA
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (16.67%) MCP
4 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (8.33%) MCITP
5 2 (8.33%) Degree
5 2 (8.33%) VCP5
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (4.17%) VCP4
6 1 (4.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (8.33%) WSUS
1 2 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.17%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) Dell
4 2 (8.33%) Brocade
4 2 (8.33%) McAfee
5 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.17%) EMC
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) BMC
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) HP
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