The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Epsom region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 40 21 42
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 1.00% 5.00% 1.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.70% 11.76% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Average salary £37,250 £21,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.25% -36.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £21,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,450 £21,500 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
Epsom
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
54 34 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 27.00% 42.50% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 48 33 57
Average salary £49,000 £44,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.36% -16.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft Certification
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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 18 April 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Epsom

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) MCSE
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) MCITP
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
3 6 (66.67%) CCA
3 6 (66.67%) DNS
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 2000
3 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 6 (66.67%) NetBackup
3 6 (66.67%) XenApp
4 5 (55.56%) Veritas
4 5 (55.56%) IIS
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (22.22%) SAN
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) Dell
6 2 (22.22%) EMC

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) Lync
3 1 (11.11%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) OSPF
3 1 (11.11%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) FWSM
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Technical Support
2 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Server Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Server Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Server Support
3 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix Support
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) MCSE
2 7 (77.78%) MCITP
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (66.67%) CCA
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (11.11%) MCSA
5 1 (11.11%) CCSP
5 1 (11.11%) CCNP
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) CCDA
5 1 (11.11%) MCTS
5 1 (11.11%) MOS
5 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (11.11%) VCAP
5 1 (11.11%) VTSP
5 1 (11.11%) CCEE
5 1 (11.11%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 6 (66.67%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) Veritas
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) Dell
5 2 (22.22%) EMC
6 1 (11.11%) Intel
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) McAfee
6 1 (11.11%) NetApp
6 1 (11.11%) Juniper
6 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 1 (11.11%) F5
6 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
6 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds