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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 49 52 74
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 14 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.99% 3.51% 1.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.27% 10.75% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 9
Median salary £46,250 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £25,000 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £65,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
151 214 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 32.20% 32.67% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 137 181 256
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,900 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of job ads across the Guildford region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Guildford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 34 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (76.47%) Windows
3 24 (70.59%) Windows Server
4 20 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (52.94%) MCSA
6 17 (50.00%) MCSE
7 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
7 15 (44.12%) Citrix
7 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (41.18%) CCNA
8 14 (41.18%) Firewall
8 14 (41.18%) VMware
9 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
9 13 (38.24%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (38.24%) MCITP
10 12 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (32.35%) VLAN
11 11 (32.35%) CESG
11 11 (32.35%) Skype for Business
11 11 (32.35%) XenApp
11 11 (32.35%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (32.35%) Performance Testing
11 11 (32.35%) SC Cleared
11 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
11 11 (32.35%) PRINCE2
11 11 (32.35%) ITIL
11 11 (32.35%) Functional Testing
11 11 (32.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (32.35%) Change Control

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
2 11 (32.35%) Skype for Business
3 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.88%) Apache
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.88%) IIS
4 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) Firewall
2 11 (32.35%) VLAN
3 8 (23.53%) DNS
4 6 (17.65%) DHCP
5 3 (8.82%) LAN
5 3 (8.82%) WAN
6 1 (2.94%) BGP
6 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.82%) Power BI
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.88%) Big Data
4 2 (5.88%) HDInsight
4 2 (5.88%) QlikView
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) IT Support
2 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Developer
4 6 (17.65%) IT Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) IT Support Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Service Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Service Desk Support
4 6 (17.65%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Support Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Project Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Server Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Server Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) .NET
2 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (5.88%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) CESG
2 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
3 5 (14.71%) Cybercrime
4 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.88%) Neural Network
5 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 24 (70.59%) Windows Server
3 20 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (20.59%) Windows 8
6 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 6 (17.65%) Windows XP
7 3 (8.82%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.88%) CentOS
8 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Change Control
1 11 (32.35%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (32.35%) Functional Testing
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
1 11 (32.35%) Performance Testing
1 11 (32.35%) PRINCE2
1 11 (32.35%) Test Strategy
1 11 (32.35%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.76%) MVC
3 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (8.82%) Scrum
5 2 (5.88%) Analytics
5 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (5.88%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) C#
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.88%) R
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) MCSA
2 17 (50.00%) MCSE
3 14 (41.18%) CCNA
3 14 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (38.24%) MCITP
5 12 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (32.35%) SC Cleared
6 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
7 6 (17.65%) MCP
8 4 (11.76%) Degree
9 2 (5.88%) CCNP
10 1 (2.94%) CCDA
10 1 (2.94%) VCP5
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 13 (38.24%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (32.35%) XenApp
4 7 (20.59%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (5.88%) Corosync
7 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 11 (32.35%) vMotion
2 7 (20.59%) SCCM
3 6 (17.65%) SCSM
3 6 (17.65%) SCVMM
4 5 (14.71%) SCOM
5 2 (5.88%) Cacti
5 2 (5.88%) HAProxy
5 2 (5.88%) Nagios
5 2 (5.88%) Pacemaker
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (2.94%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (44.12%) Citrix
3 14 (41.18%) VMware
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.88%) Tableau
5 1 (2.94%) Fortinet