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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 17 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.94% - 3.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% - 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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
26 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 25.24% 15.24% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 24
Average salary £39,500 £44,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.22% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) MCSE
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) User Experience
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (33.33%) Replication
3 3 (33.33%) Billing
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 3 (33.33%) XenApp
3 3 (33.33%) CRM
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (33.33%) MCSA
3 3 (33.33%) MCT
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) MCP
3 3 (33.33%) Back Office
3 3 (33.33%) Contact Management
3 3 (33.33%) Websense
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) E-Learning
4 2 (22.22%) CSS

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Back Office
1 3 (33.33%) Billing
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) Trainer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
1 3 (33.33%) Smartphone
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) Contact Management
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) VB
1 2 (22.22%) VB6
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCSE
2 3 (33.33%) MCSA
2 3 (33.33%) MCT
2 3 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) HNC
3 1 (11.11%) HND
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (11.11%) MCITP
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Websense