The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 24 33 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 4.90% 1.01% 4.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.95% 3.77% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Average salary £42,500 £37,250 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.09% +73.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
Microsoft Certification
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Epsom
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
39 53 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 27.27% 26.63% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 27 47 34
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Epsom

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Epsom

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Epsom

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Epsom region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Epsom

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
3 19 (82.61%) MS Excel
4 18 (78.26%) Firewall
5 17 (73.91%) MCSE
6 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
6 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (52.17%) VMware
7 12 (52.17%) LAN
7 12 (52.17%) WAN
7 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
7 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (43.48%) MS Office
8 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
9 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (39.13%) ITIL
9 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
9 9 (39.13%) Cisco
9 9 (39.13%) Citrix
9 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (39.13%) Office 365
10 8 (34.78%) MCITP
11 7 (30.43%) Service Delivery
11 7 (30.43%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (30.43%) Apple
11 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
12 6 (26.09%) MCSA
13 5 (21.74%) Lync
13 5 (21.74%) XenApp

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
2 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
4 5 (21.74%) Lync
5 3 (13.04%) GroupWise
6 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (82.61%) MS Excel
2 10 (43.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) Firewall
2 12 (52.17%) LAN
2 12 (52.17%) WAN
3 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
5 2 (8.70%) SAN
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Field Engineer
1 6 (26.09%) IT Support
2 4 (17.39%) Systems Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Support Technician
3 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior IT Support
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Technician
3 3 (13.04%) IT Support Technician
3 3 (13.04%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Support
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Server Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Vista
6 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) Service Delivery
3 4 (17.39%) Time Management
4 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
4 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.04%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (8.70%) CRM
5 2 (8.70%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) VBScript
1 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) MCSE
2 8 (34.78%) MCITP
3 7 (30.43%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (26.09%) MCSA
5 3 (13.04%) MCP
5 3 (13.04%) CCA
6 2 (8.70%) CCNA
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (4.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
3 5 (21.74%) XenApp
4 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
5 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (8.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 12 (52.17%) VMware
3 9 (39.13%) Citrix
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco
4 7 (30.43%) Apple
5 3 (13.04%) Novell
6 2 (8.70%) LANDesk