The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 79 82 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -43
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 25 5 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.31% 0.56% 6.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.80% 1.95% 21.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 59
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
South East

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

Qualifications Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
255 256 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 23.55% 28.80% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 188 204 254
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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 East Sussex

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in East Sussex

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bexhill-On-Sea - 15 - -
Eastbourne - 6 £37,500 -
Brighton -10 4 £52,500 +69.35%
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 23 (79.31%) VMware
2 22 (75.86%) SQL
2 22 (75.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (72.41%) MCSE
4 18 (62.07%) Firewall
5 17 (58.62%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (58.62%) SAN
5 17 (58.62%) VPN
5 17 (58.62%) CCNA
6 16 (55.17%) LAN
6 16 (55.17%) WAN
6 16 (55.17%) HP
6 16 (55.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (51.72%) Degree
7 15 (51.72%) 3PAR
8 14 (48.28%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (44.83%) Migration
10 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
10 12 (41.38%) Windows
11 11 (37.93%) DB2
11 11 (37.93%) IBM
11 11 (37.93%) VMS
11 11 (37.93%) VoIP
11 11 (37.93%) Management Information System
11 11 (37.93%) Service Delivery
11 11 (37.93%) Avaya
11 11 (37.93%) MPLS
11 11 (37.93%) Project Management
11 11 (37.93%) Unified Communications
11 11 (37.93%) iSeries

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 (24.14%) MS Exchange
1 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Cloud Computing
1 11 (37.93%) SaaS
1 11 (37.93%) PaaS
1 11 (37.93%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) Firewall
2 17 (58.62%) SAN
2 17 (58.62%) VPN
3 16 (55.17%) LAN
3 16 (55.17%) WAN
4 11 (37.93%) VoIP
4 11 (37.93%) MPLS
4 11 (37.93%) Unified Communications
5 6 (20.69%) SSL
6 5 (17.24%) DNS
6 5 (17.24%) DHCP
7 4 (13.79%) LDAP
7 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.45%) Wireless
8 1 (3.45%) ADSL
8 1 (3.45%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) DB2
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Engineering Manager
1 11 (37.93%) Technical Manager
2 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) DBA
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) SQL DBA
5 2 (6.90%) Support Technician
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Technician
6 1 (3.45%) Junior Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Technician
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.45%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Junior
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Management Information System
1 11 (37.93%) iSeries
1 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
2 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (20.69%) Replication
4 4 (13.79%) Clustering
4 4 (13.79%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) VMS
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (44.83%) Migration
3 11 (37.93%) Service Delivery
3 11 (37.93%) Project Management
3 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (37.93%) Mentoring
4 7 (24.14%) ITIL
5 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity
7 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
9 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (72.41%) MCSE
2 17 (58.62%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (58.62%) CCNA
3 16 (55.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (51.72%) Degree
5 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
5 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
6 6 (20.69%) MCITP
7 5 (17.24%) MCSA
8 4 (13.79%) CCNP
8 4 (13.79%) CCDA
9 2 (6.90%) MCP
10 1 (3.45%) MCTS
10 1 (3.45%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
10 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 22 (75.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (37.93%) vSphere
3 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) SCOM
2 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) VMware
2 16 (55.17%) HP
3 15 (51.72%) 3PAR
4 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
5 11 (37.93%) IBM
5 11 (37.93%) Avaya
6 10 (34.48%) Juniper
7 6 (20.69%) Cisco
7 6 (20.69%) McAfee
8 1 (3.45%) EMC