The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Darlington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Darlington region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank - 9 5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Darlington - 9.09% 24.53%
As % of the Qualifications category - 50.00% 65.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 13
Average salary - £50,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +35.13%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
Darlington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Darlington 15.63% 18.18% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 17
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Darlington

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Darlington

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Darlington

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Darlington

Microsoft Certification
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Darlington

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Darlington 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 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) WSUS
1 4 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (100.00%) 4G
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Darlington by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Darlington 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 4 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (100.00%) 4G
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware