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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 30 12 31
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 10 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 5.95% 12.80% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.18% 37.21% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 1
Average salary £35,000 £24,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% +11.62%
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -1.33%
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
55 43 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 32.74% 34.40% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 32 35 17
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,950 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £37,500 £39,500
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 29 May 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 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
1 24 (96.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (92.00%) Cisco
2 23 (92.00%) MCITP
2 23 (92.00%) Lync
3 22 (88.00%) Avaya
4 21 (84.00%) VMware
4 21 (84.00%) MS Exchange
4 21 (84.00%) TCP/IP
5 20 (80.00%) LAN
5 20 (80.00%) WLAN
5 20 (80.00%) WAN
5 20 (80.00%) Migration
5 20 (80.00%) SCCM
5 20 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 19 (76.00%) vSphere
7 18 (72.00%) HP
7 18 (72.00%) Windows
8 17 (68.00%) IIS
8 17 (68.00%) Dell
8 17 (68.00%) IBM
8 17 (68.00%) SSL
8 17 (68.00%) Project Management
9 3 (12.00%) MS Project
9 3 (12.00%) MCSA
9 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
9 3 (12.00%) Office 365
10 2 (8.00%) MS Office
10 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
10 2 (8.00%) DNS

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 23 (92.00%) Lync
2 21 (84.00%) MS Exchange
3 17 (68.00%) IIS
4 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Project
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (84.00%) TCP/IP
2 20 (80.00%) LAN
2 20 (80.00%) WLAN
2 20 (80.00%) WAN
3 17 (68.00%) SSL
4 2 (8.00%) DNS
4 2 (8.00%) DHCP
5 1 (4.00%) Wireless
5 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (8.00%) Consultant
1 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (4.00%) Administrator
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (4.00%) Project Consultant
2 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (4.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (4.00%) Developer
2 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (4.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (4.00%) Network Administrator
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (4.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (4.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) COM
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Migration
2 17 (68.00%) Project Management
3 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.00%) MVC
4 1 (4.00%) Time Management
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.00%) C#
1 1 (4.00%) C++
1 1 (4.00%) Delphi
1 1 (4.00%) Java
1 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.00%) PHP
1 1 (4.00%) VB
1 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (92.00%) MCITP
2 20 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (12.00%) MCSA
4 1 (4.00%) MCPD
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) RHCE
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
4 1 (4.00%) VCAP
System Software
1 24 (96.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (76.00%) vSphere
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (80.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (92.00%) Cisco
3 22 (88.00%) Avaya
4 21 (84.00%) VMware
5 18 (72.00%) HP
6 17 (68.00%) Dell
6 17 (68.00%) IBM
7 2 (8.00%) Citrix
8 1 (4.00%) Red Hat