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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 23 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 15 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 8.29% 5.68% 3.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.83% 15.15% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 12
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £25,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -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
72 99 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 39.78% 37.50% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 58 88 60
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £59,000
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 20 April 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Croydon

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 18 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 17 (56.67%) SQL
4 15 (50.00%) Windows
4 15 (50.00%) Finance
5 14 (46.67%) MCSD
5 14 (46.67%) C#
5 14 (46.67%) .NET
5 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (46.67%) MCPD
6 13 (43.33%) jQuery
6 13 (43.33%) CSS3
6 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
6 13 (43.33%) CSS
6 13 (43.33%) MVC
7 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 9 (30.00%) T-SQL
8 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (23.33%) MS Office
10 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
10 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
10 7 (23.33%) Citrix
10 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (20.00%) VMware
11 6 (20.00%) MCSE
12 5 (16.67%) ITIL
12 5 (16.67%) SLA

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (23.33%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) WAN
1 3 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (6.67%) VoIP
2 2 (6.67%) DHCP
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.33%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.33%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) .NET Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Applications Support
3 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Applications Developer
4 8 (26.67%) .NET Applications Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Support Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (13.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) IT Support
9 1 (3.33%) VMware Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) .NET
2 13 (43.33%) CSS3
2 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 13 (43.33%) CSS
2 13 (43.33%) jQuery
3 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.33%) HTML5
5 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Device Driver
2 2 (6.67%) Replication
2 2 (6.67%) 3D Printing
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) MVC
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (13.33%) CRM
5 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.67%) Document Management
7 1 (3.33%) Logistics
7 1 (3.33%) TDD
7 1 (3.33%) Information Security
7 1 (3.33%) Software Deployment
7 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 14 (46.67%) C#
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (30.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) MCSD
1 14 (46.67%) MCPD
2 6 (20.00%) MCSE
3 4 (13.33%) MCSA
3 4 (13.33%) CCNA
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (13.33%) MCP
4 2 (6.67%) MCITP
4 2 (6.67%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) VCP5
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.33%) MCTS
5 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (6.67%) WSUS
1 2 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.33%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
2 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Citrix
3 6 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) Brocade
4 2 (6.67%) McAfee
4 2 (6.67%) Dell
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) EMC
5 1 (3.33%) BMC
5 1 (3.33%) Remedy
5 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
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