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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 64 78 37
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -41
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 14 13 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.00% 1.48% 6.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.54% 3.65% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 46
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average 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
214 356 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 30.57% 40.59% 39.69%
Number of salaries quoted 180 290 260
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 6 July 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Guildford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) MCSE
2 18 (75.00%) VMware
3 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
4 15 (62.50%) SAN
5 14 (58.33%) DNS
5 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
6 13 (54.17%) SQL
6 13 (54.17%) HP
6 13 (54.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (50.00%) DHCP
8 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
9 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
9 10 (41.67%) MCSA
9 10 (41.67%) Citrix
9 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (41.67%) Hyper-V
10 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (33.33%) vSphere
12 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (29.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (29.17%) Symantec
12 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
12 7 (29.17%) CCNA
12 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (25.00%) UNIX
13 6 (25.00%) Cisco
13 6 (25.00%) SAS
13 6 (25.00%) Linux

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 13 (54.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (25.00%) SAS
5 4 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) MS Project Server
6 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) SAN
2 14 (58.33%) DNS
3 12 (50.00%) DHCP
4 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
5 6 (25.00%) Firewall
5 6 (25.00%) iSCSI
5 6 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (16.67%) Internet
7 3 (12.50%) VPN
8 1 (4.17%) LAN
8 1 (4.17%) VoIP
8 1 (4.17%) WAN
8 1 (4.17%) Intranet
8 1 (4.17%) OpenScape
8 1 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
1 6 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) SAN Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Network Support
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (8.33%) NetApp Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Support
4 2 (8.33%) Support Technician
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (25.00%) UNIX
4 6 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Change Management
1 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Security Management
4 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.17%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) VBScript
3 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (75.00%) MCSE
2 10 (41.67%) MCSA
3 7 (29.17%) CCNA
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (29.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (25.00%) CCA
4 6 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (25.00%) NCDA
5 5 (20.83%) Degree
6 2 (8.33%) MCP
6 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (8.33%) MCTS
6 2 (8.33%) MCITP
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (4.17%) Dell Certification
7 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.17%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (33.33%) vSphere
4 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (8.33%) UAG
5 2 (8.33%) ISA Server
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.17%) XenApp
6 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) WMI
3 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) VMware
2 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
3 13 (54.17%) HP
4 10 (41.67%) Citrix
5 7 (29.17%) Symantec
6 6 (25.00%) EMC
6 6 (25.00%) CommVault
6 6 (25.00%) NetApp
6 6 (25.00%) Cisco
7 3 (12.50%) IBM
7 3 (12.50%) Dell
7 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
7 3 (12.50%) 3PAR
8 1 (4.17%) MobileIron
8 1 (4.17%) Sophos
8 1 (4.17%) AppSense
8 1 (4.17%) Altiris
8 1 (4.17%) Siemens
8 1 (4.17%) Juniper
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