The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 62 44 32
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 10 39 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.64% 5.02% 7.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.15% 13.54% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 32 59
Average salary £33,000 £42,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.89% +12.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £32,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £55,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +6.66%
Microsoft Certification
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
241 288 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 39.51% 37.07% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 196 246 272
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Guildford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Guildford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 16 (53.33%) Windows
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (50.00%) MCSE
2 15 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 9 (30.00%) VMware
4 9 (30.00%) MCITP
5 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 8 (26.67%) ITIL
6 7 (23.33%) Linux
6 7 (23.33%) Asset Management
7 6 (20.00%) Supplier Management
7 6 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (20.00%) Replication
7 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (20.00%) HPUX
7 6 (20.00%) .NET
7 6 (20.00%) MySQL
7 6 (20.00%) Oracle
7 6 (20.00%) C#
7 6 (20.00%) Citrix
7 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (20.00%) Degree
7 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
8 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.67%) Lync
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) DNS
2 4 (13.33%) SAN
2 4 (13.33%) DHCP
2 4 (13.33%) Firewall
3 3 (10.00%) VPN
4 2 (6.67%) WAN
4 2 (6.67%) SSL
5 1 (3.33%) MPLS
5 1 (3.33%) NetScreen
5 1 (3.33%) LAN
5 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.33%) IPsec
5 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Administrator
2 6 (20.00%) Developer
3 5 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 5 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Desktop Technician
4 4 (13.33%) C# Programmer
4 4 (13.33%) Junior Analyst Programmer
4 4 (13.33%) Junior C# Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Developer Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Junior Software Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Junior Software Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) C# Analyst Programmer
4 4 (13.33%) Junior Programmer
4 4 (13.33%) Junior Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Software Programmer
4 4 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (16.67%) CSS
2 5 (16.67%) HTML
3 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Replication
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.33%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.33%) Kindle
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Linux
3 6 (20.00%) HPUX
3 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.33%) UNIX
6 1 (3.33%) CentOS
6 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) Solaris
6 1 (3.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Asset Management
3 6 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
4 5 (16.67%) MVC
5 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.33%) Financial Modelling
6 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.67%) Change Management
8 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.33%) Information Security
8 1 (3.33%) Information Security Management
8 1 (3.33%) Security Management
8 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Content Management
8 1 (3.33%) Network Design
8 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (13.33%) VBA
3 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (10.00%) VBScript
5 2 (6.67%) VB
6 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) MCSE
2 9 (30.00%) MCITP
3 6 (20.00%) Degree
3 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (13.33%) MCSA
4 4 (13.33%) A+ Certification
4 4 (13.33%) MCDST
5 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (6.67%) MCTS
6 2 (6.67%) MCP
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (6.67%) CCNA
6 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
7 1 (3.33%) NCDA
7 1 (3.33%) NCIE
7 1 (3.33%) VCAP
7 1 (3.33%) CCDA
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (13.33%) XenApp
4 1 (3.33%) XenServer
4 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.33%) vSphere
4 1 (3.33%) UAG
4 1 (3.33%) vCloud
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) Citrix
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle
3 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.67%) Symantec
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
4 2 (6.67%) Altiris
5 1 (3.33%) PlateSpin
5 1 (3.33%) Veeam
5 1 (3.33%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.33%) F5
5 1 (3.33%) BT
5 1 (3.33%) Juniper
5 1 (3.33%) CommVault
5 1 (3.33%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) SunGard
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Dell
5 1 (3.33%) EMC
Guildford
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago