The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 12 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 10.00% - 8.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.50% - 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Average salary £65,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
MCSD
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
56 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 80.00% 51.85% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 23 16
Average salary £62,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £21,500 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

MCSD
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Cumbria

MCSD
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria region citing MCSD 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 MCSD.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) AIX
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) MCSE
1 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) EMC
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) CCA
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 8 (100.00%) CCEA
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
1 8 (100.00%) Migration
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (100.00%) VLAN
1 8 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 8 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria region citing MCSD 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 MCSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
1 8 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Architect
1 8 (100.00%) Technical Architect
2 5 (62.50%) Technical Design Architect
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) AIX
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Migration
1 8 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 8 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) MCSE
1 8 (100.00%) CCA
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 8 (100.00%) CCEA
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) EMC
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) VMware