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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 100 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 8 26 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.62% 3.17% 3.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.58% 9.00% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 39
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £13,650 £19,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.49% +5.33%
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
310 289 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 23.86% 35.29% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 276 274 330
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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
Brighton -36 3 £36,750 -8.12%
Crowborough - 3 £13,750 -
Lewes - 1 £30,000 -
Uckfield - 1 £40,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 18 (62.07%) SQL Server
2 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
3 16 (55.17%) SQL
4 15 (51.72%) Windows
5 13 (44.83%) Data Management
5 13 (44.83%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (44.83%) MCDBA
6 12 (41.38%) ERP
6 12 (41.38%) Oracle
6 12 (41.38%) SAP
6 12 (41.38%) Degree
6 12 (41.38%) Infor
7 10 (34.48%) MCP
8 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
8 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (27.59%) MCSE
9 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
10 7 (24.14%) CCNA
10 7 (24.14%) VMware
10 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
10 7 (24.14%) Database Tuning
10 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
11 6 (20.69%) MCITP
11 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (20.69%) MCSA
11 6 (20.69%) ITIL
12 5 (17.24%) Citrix
12 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (17.24%) MCTS

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) SAN
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) Wireless
3 1 (3.45%) ADSL
3 1 (3.45%) Broadband
3 1 (3.45%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (62.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Analyst
2 14 (48.28%) DBA
2 14 (48.28%) SQL DBA
3 13 (44.83%) Database Analyst
4 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Analyst
4 11 (37.93%) Server Analyst
4 11 (37.93%) SQL Server DBA
5 6 (20.69%) Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Administrator
7 3 (10.34%) Junior
7 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Technician
8 2 (6.90%) Windows Server Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) SQL Database Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Server Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) IT Administrator
8 2 (6.90%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Support Technician
8 2 (6.90%) Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.79%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) Linux
5 2 (6.90%) SUSE
6 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Data Management
2 12 (41.38%) ERP
3 7 (24.14%) Database Tuning
4 6 (20.69%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) People Management
5 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.45%) Data Privacy
6 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.45%) Coaching
6 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) MCDBA
2 12 (41.38%) Degree
3 10 (34.48%) MCP
4 8 (27.59%) MCSE
5 7 (24.14%) CCNA
5 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (20.69%) MCITP
6 6 (20.69%) MCSA
7 5 (17.24%) MCTS
8 3 (10.34%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (10.34%) A+ Certification
8 3 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.90%) XenApp
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 12 (41.38%) SAP
2 12 (41.38%) Infor
3 7 (24.14%) VMware
4 5 (17.24%) Citrix
5 4 (13.79%) Mitel
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco
6 3 (10.34%) HP
7 1 (3.45%) EMC
7 1 (3.45%) Progress