The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 25 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.26% 4.88% -
As % of the Qualifications category 16.22% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Average salary £67,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
West Sussex

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

Qualifications Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
37 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 26.24% 19.51% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 35 14 23
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Gatwick

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) MCP
2 11 (61.11%) MCSE
3 8 (44.44%) MCSA
3 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 8 (44.44%) Citrix
3 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
4 7 (38.89%) MCITP
4 7 (38.89%) Firewall
4 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
4 7 (38.89%) Terminal Server
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle
6 5 (27.78%) Legal
7 4 (22.22%) MBA
7 4 (22.22%) Scrum
7 4 (22.22%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (22.22%) Unified Process
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
7 4 (22.22%) ITSM
7 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
7 4 (22.22%) Service Management
7 4 (22.22%) Quality Management

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) LAN
2 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (22.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Data Mining
2 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (22.22%) DB2
2 4 (22.22%) GIS
2 4 (22.22%) Informix
2 4 (22.22%) InterSystems Cache
2 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 4 (22.22%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 4 (22.22%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) ERwin
General
1 5 (27.78%) Legal
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) 1st Line Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) 1st Line Support
1 7 (38.89%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) IT Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) IT Support
1 7 (38.89%) IT Support Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) Network Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) Network Support
1 7 (38.89%) Network Support Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) Server Support
1 7 (38.89%) Support Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (22.22%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Data Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Desktop Support
3 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (5.56%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) JSON
1 4 (22.22%) Middleware
1 4 (22.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Data Integration
2 4 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 4 (22.22%) Economics
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 4 (22.22%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
1 4 (22.22%) Change Control
1 4 (22.22%) Coaching
1 4 (22.22%) Data Architecture
1 4 (22.22%) Data Management
1 4 (22.22%) DevOps
1 4 (22.22%) Extreme Programming
1 4 (22.22%) Information Architecture
1 4 (22.22%) Information Management
1 4 (22.22%) Information Retrieval
1 4 (22.22%) Master Data Management
1 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
1 4 (22.22%) Project Management
1 4 (22.22%) Quality Management
1 4 (22.22%) Scrum
1 4 (22.22%) SDLC
1 4 (22.22%) Service Management
1 4 (22.22%) Strategic Planning
1 4 (22.22%) Time Management
1 4 (22.22%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) MCP
1 11 (61.11%) MCSE
2 8 (44.44%) MCSA
3 7 (38.89%) MCITP
4 4 (22.22%) CITP
4 4 (22.22%) Degree
4 4 (22.22%) MBA
4 4 (22.22%) MCDBA
4 4 (22.22%) Postgraduate
4 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (38.89%) Terminal Server
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Citrix
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle
4 4 (22.22%) MuleSoft
4 4 (22.22%) SAP
4 4 (22.22%) Sybase