The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 35 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 10 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 4.18% 8.01% 7.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.16% 22.73% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 18
Average salary £34,250 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.41% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £54,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
Derbyshire

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

Qualifications Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
76 110 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 31.80% 35.26% 31.71%
Number of salaries quoted 71 99 72
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Derby

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Derby region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Derby

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
5 5 (31.25%) C#
5 5 (31.25%) MVC
5 5 (31.25%) VMware
6 4 (25.00%) Firewall
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) TDD
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (25.00%) HTML
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (25.00%) CSS
6 4 (25.00%) XML
6 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) DHCP
6 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (25.00%) DNS
6 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (25.00%) WCF
7 3 (18.75%) WPF
7 3 (18.75%) 4G
7 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
7 3 (18.75%) MCSE
7 3 (18.75%) MCSD

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) IIS
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DHCP
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) 4G
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
1 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
1 4 (25.00%) XML
1 4 (25.00%) WCF
2 3 (18.75%) WPF
2 3 (18.75%) Ajax
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Reactive Extensions
4 1 (6.25%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) WinForms
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (6.25%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCSD
1 3 (18.75%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) MCSA
2 2 (12.50%) MCITP
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) XenServer
4 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) NetApp