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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 13 27 35
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 16 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 12.12% 9.57% 2.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.92% 28.13% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 4
Average salary £35,000 £23,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.17% -20.68%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
Microsoft Certification
Devon

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

Qualifications Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
73 64 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 55.30% 34.04% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 48 57 45
Average salary £34,500 £23,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £19,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £35,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Exeter

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 19 (82.61%) VMware
2 19 (82.61%) MCITP
3 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
4 17 (73.91%) Cisco
5 16 (69.57%) TCP/IP
5 16 (69.57%) Windows
5 16 (69.57%) Lync
6 15 (65.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (65.22%) LAN
6 15 (65.22%) WAN
6 15 (65.22%) Avaya
6 15 (65.22%) Project Management
7 14 (60.87%) HP
7 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
8 13 (56.52%) WLAN
8 13 (56.52%) Migration
8 13 (56.52%) SCCM
8 13 (56.52%) vSphere
9 12 (52.17%) SSL
9 12 (52.17%) IIS
9 12 (52.17%) Dell
9 12 (52.17%) IBM
10 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
11 4 (17.39%) MCSA
12 3 (13.04%) VoIP
12 3 (13.04%) DHCP
12 3 (13.04%) DNS
12 3 (13.04%) Citrix
12 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 16 (69.57%) Lync
2 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
3 12 (52.17%) IIS
4 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (69.57%) TCP/IP
2 15 (65.22%) LAN
2 15 (65.22%) WAN
3 13 (56.52%) WLAN
4 12 (52.17%) SSL
5 3 (13.04%) DHCP
5 3 (13.04%) VoIP
5 3 (13.04%) DNS
6 1 (4.35%) Internet
6 1 (4.35%) Wireless
6 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
1 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Administrator
3 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Network Administrator
3 1 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Project Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Systems Support
3 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
3 1 (4.35%) Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Project Management
2 13 (56.52%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) MCITP
2 15 (65.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (17.39%) MCSA
4 2 (8.70%) CCNA
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.70%) RHCE
4 2 (8.70%) MCSE
4 2 (8.70%) VCAP
5 1 (4.35%) MCP
5 1 (4.35%) VCP4
System Software
1 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 13 (56.52%) vSphere
3 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (56.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 19 (82.61%) VMware
3 17 (73.91%) Cisco
4 15 (65.22%) Avaya
5 14 (60.87%) HP
6 12 (52.17%) Dell
6 12 (52.17%) IBM
7 3 (13.04%) Citrix
8 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
Exeter, Devon
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + On site training
Posted: 3 hours ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Up to £70,000 dependant on expereince plus our
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