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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 23 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 11 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 6.25% 2.00% 8.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.95% 9.52% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 16
Average salary £29,750 £29,822 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.24% +12.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,425 £25,680 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £33,964 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.86% +5.33%
Microsoft Certification
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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
38 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 21.59% 21.00% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 33
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £34,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,250 £41,552
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Exeter

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 20 (83.33%) Windows
3 15 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 11 (45.83%) LAN
4 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
4 11 (45.83%) MCP
4 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
4 11 (45.83%) VMware
5 10 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (41.67%) Cisco
5 10 (41.67%) WAN
6 9 (37.50%) MCITP
6 9 (37.50%) SCCM
7 8 (33.33%) vSphere
7 8 (33.33%) SSL
7 8 (33.33%) IIS
7 8 (33.33%) HP
7 8 (33.33%) Lync
8 7 (29.17%) Dell
8 7 (29.17%) Avaya
8 7 (29.17%) Project Management
8 7 (29.17%) Migration
9 6 (25.00%) IBM
9 6 (25.00%) WLAN
9 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (25.00%) MCSE
10 5 (20.83%) SLA
10 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
10 5 (20.83%) .NET
10 5 (20.83%) MCAD

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 15 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 8 (33.33%) IIS
2 8 (33.33%) Lync
3 4 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) LAN
1 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
2 10 (41.67%) WAN
3 8 (33.33%) SSL
4 6 (25.00%) WLAN
5 3 (12.50%) Internet
6 2 (8.33%) DHCP
6 2 (8.33%) DNS
7 1 (4.17%) SAN
7 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
7 1 (4.17%) NAS
7 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) NUnit
1 5 (20.83%) MSTest
1 5 (20.83%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (20.83%) Moq
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support
5 2 (8.33%) Project Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Support
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
1 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
1 5 (20.83%) WinForms
1 5 (20.83%) WCF
1 5 (20.83%) WPF
1 5 (20.83%) Spring.NET
1 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (20.83%) Castle Windsor
1 5 (20.83%) Ninject
1 5 (20.83%) Razor View Engine
1 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 5 (20.83%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 2000
2 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Project Management
1 7 (29.17%) Migration
2 5 (20.83%) Scrum
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) TDD
2 5 (20.83%) MVC
2 5 (20.83%) Kanban
2 5 (20.83%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (20.83%) MVVM
2 5 (20.83%) Web Application Development
2 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.17%) Contact Management
4 1 (4.17%) Process Management
4 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) MCP
2 10 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (37.50%) MCITP
4 6 (25.00%) MCSE
5 5 (20.83%) MCTS
5 5 (20.83%) MCAD
5 5 (20.83%) MCSD
6 1 (4.17%) Degree
6 1 (4.17%) VCAP
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (4.17%) MCSA
6 1 (4.17%) CCNA
6 1 (4.17%) ISEB
6 1 (4.17%) CCA
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 8 (33.33%) vSphere
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) XenApp
5 1 (4.17%) XenServer
5 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) SCCM
2 3 (12.50%) WSUS
3 2 (8.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) VMware
3 10 (41.67%) Cisco
4 8 (33.33%) HP
5 7 (29.17%) Dell
5 7 (29.17%) Avaya
6 6 (25.00%) IBM
7 3 (12.50%) Citrix
8 1 (4.17%) NetApp
8 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
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