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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 35 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 10 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 4.29% 7.02% 2.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.82% 27.91% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 2
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,822
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,000 £25,680
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £33,964
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
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
78 43 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 33.48% 25.15% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 56 34 17
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 31 August 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 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (65.00%) Windows
3 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (55.00%) VMware
4 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
4 11 (55.00%) MCITP
5 10 (50.00%) IIS
6 9 (45.00%) LAN
6 9 (45.00%) WLAN
6 9 (45.00%) WAN
6 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (45.00%) Cisco
6 9 (45.00%) Avaya
6 9 (45.00%) Migration
6 9 (45.00%) SCCM
6 9 (45.00%) Lync
7 8 (40.00%) vSphere
7 8 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (40.00%) Project Management
7 8 (40.00%) .NET
8 7 (35.00%) ITIL
8 7 (35.00%) Java
8 7 (35.00%) SSL
8 7 (35.00%) IBM
8 7 (35.00%) HP
8 7 (35.00%) Dell
9 6 (30.00%) MCSE
9 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (25.00%) MCPD

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (50.00%) IIS
3 9 (45.00%) Lync
4 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (15.00%) Apache
5 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (10.00%) JBoss
6 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) LAN
1 9 (45.00%) WLAN
1 9 (45.00%) WAN
1 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (35.00%) SSL
3 3 (15.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
1 4 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 5 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (15.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (10.00%) Middleware
5 1 (5.00%) LAMP
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.00%) COM
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Statistics
1 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Migration
2 8 (40.00%) Project Management
3 7 (35.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) Time Management
4 5 (25.00%) MVC
5 1 (5.00%) High Availability
5 1 (5.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) PHP
2 5 (25.00%) C#
2 5 (25.00%) C++
2 5 (25.00%) VB
3 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (20.00%) Delphi
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) MCITP
2 8 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (30.00%) MCSE
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (25.00%) MCPD
5 3 (15.00%) CCSA
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (15.00%) CCNA
6 2 (10.00%) CCA
6 2 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (5.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) vSphere
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.00%) XenApp
4 2 (10.00%) XenServer
4 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (10.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) Cisco
3 9 (45.00%) Avaya
4 7 (35.00%) IBM
4 7 (35.00%) HP
4 7 (35.00%) Dell
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) Red Gate
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