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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 45 63 49
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 29 12 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 4.42% 1.81% 4.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.00% 4.53% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 34
Average salary £37,500 £24,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.06% -42.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £19,775 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £44,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
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
223 265 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 33.99% 39.97% 39.61%
Number of salaries quoted 195 218 257
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,500 £30,895
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 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 2 September 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Guildford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
2 25 (73.53%) VMware
3 24 (70.59%) MCSE
4 23 (67.65%) Hyper-V
5 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
6 16 (47.06%) SAN
6 16 (47.06%) MS Exchange
7 14 (41.18%) SQL
7 14 (41.18%) HP
7 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
9 11 (32.35%) SharePoint
10 10 (29.41%) DNS
11 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
11 9 (26.47%) Firewall
11 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (23.53%) MCITP
12 8 (23.53%) DHCP
12 8 (23.53%) Dell
12 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (20.59%) Citrix
13 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
13 7 (20.59%) ISA Server
13 7 (20.59%) Load Balancing
13 7 (20.59%) SCCM
13 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (20.59%) Forefront TMG

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 16 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 11 (32.35%) SharePoint
3 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (14.71%) Lync
6 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) SAN
2 10 (29.41%) DNS
3 9 (26.47%) Firewall
4 8 (23.53%) DHCP
5 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
6 6 (17.65%) Internet
7 4 (11.76%) LAN
7 4 (11.76%) WAN
8 3 (8.82%) VPN
9 2 (5.88%) Intranet
9 2 (5.88%) Wireless
10 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
10 1 (2.94%) VLAN
10 1 (2.94%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Network Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Technical Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Technical Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Network Support
5 3 (8.82%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
1 2 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Load Balancing
1 7 (20.59%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.94%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) VBScript
2 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (70.59%) MCSE
2 8 (23.53%) MCITP
3 6 (17.65%) Degree
4 5 (14.71%) VTSP
4 5 (14.71%) MCSA
5 4 (11.76%) MCP
6 3 (8.82%) CCNP
6 3 (8.82%) CCNA
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (8.82%) MCTS
7 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.94%) Dell Certification
8 1 (2.94%) HND
8 1 (2.94%) A+ Certification
8 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (67.65%) Hyper-V
2 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
3 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (20.59%) Forefront TMG
4 7 (20.59%) UAG
4 7 (20.59%) ISA Server
5 2 (5.88%) vSphere
6 1 (2.94%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) SCOM
2 3 (8.82%) SCVMM
3 2 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.88%) WMI
4 1 (2.94%) Nagios
4 1 (2.94%) Opsview
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
1 25 (73.53%) VMware
2 14 (41.18%) HP
3 8 (23.53%) Dell
4 7 (20.59%) Citrix
5 4 (11.76%) IBM
5 4 (11.76%) Symantec
5 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds
5 4 (11.76%) 3PAR
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco
7 2 (5.88%) McAfee
7 2 (5.88%) Juniper
7 2 (5.88%) AppSense
7 2 (5.88%) Altiris
7 2 (5.88%) Veeam
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