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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 27 15 28
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 3.91% 12.12% 6.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% 25.00% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 14
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £31,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £35,000 £34,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
30 64 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 23.44% 48.48% 33.01%
Number of salaries quoted 30 41 58
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £36,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
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 5 February 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Exeter

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (73.33%) Java
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (53.33%) Android
3 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (53.33%) HTML5
3 8 (53.33%) Apple iOS
3 8 (53.33%) Relational Database
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (53.33%) ITIL
3 8 (53.33%) VB
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) PHP
3 8 (53.33%) C#
3 8 (53.33%) C++
3 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
3 8 (53.33%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (53.33%) RDBMS
3 8 (53.33%) MVC
4 7 (46.67%) MCSE
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) VMware
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (40.00%) MCPD
5 6 (40.00%) Time Management
6 5 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (26.67%) Apache
4 3 (20.00%) IIS
4 3 (20.00%) JBoss
4 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) LDAP
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (53.33%) RDBMS
3 8 (53.33%) Relational Database
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 5 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) .NET Developer
1 8 (53.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 8 (53.33%) C# Developer
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Developer
2 5 (33.33%) VB Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Report Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) ASP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) ICT Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) ICT Support
4 2 (13.33%) ICT Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Server Support
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) HTML5
3 3 (20.00%) Middleware
3 3 (20.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (6.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Android
1 8 (53.33%) Apple iOS
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
1 8 (53.33%) MVC
2 6 (40.00%) Time Management
3 5 (33.33%) Android Development
3 5 (33.33%) CRM
3 5 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 3 (20.00%) High Availability
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.67%) Fault Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) C++
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) PHP
2 8 (53.33%) VB
3 5 (33.33%) Delphi
4 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (46.67%) MCSE
3 6 (40.00%) MCPD
4 4 (26.67%) CCNA
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (20.00%) CCSA
6 2 (13.33%) MCSD
6 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (6.67%) MCITP
7 1 (6.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Sun
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Red Gate