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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 64 75 59
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 20 6 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.71% 0.82% 3.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.81% 3.41% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 31
Median salary £28,000 £41,750 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.93% +36.88%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
256 176 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 34.69% 23.98% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 162 149 286
Median salary £50,000 £43,000 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -8.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 4 May 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Guildford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 39 (90.70%) Microsoft
2 36 (83.72%) Windows
3 29 (67.44%) Windows Server
4 28 (65.12%) VMware
5 25 (58.14%) Firewall
5 25 (58.14%) CCNA
5 25 (58.14%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (55.81%) Active Directory
7 22 (51.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 21 (48.84%) MCSE
9 19 (44.19%) MCSA
9 19 (44.19%) Citrix
9 19 (44.19%) MS Exchange
9 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
10 16 (37.21%) MCITP
11 14 (32.56%) Windows XP
11 14 (32.56%) ITIL
11 14 (32.56%) Windows 8
12 13 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (30.23%) VMware ESXi
13 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
13 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
14 11 (25.58%) MS Office
14 11 (25.58%) PRINCE2
14 11 (25.58%) VLAN
14 11 (25.58%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (25.58%) Performance Testing
14 11 (25.58%) CESG

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 19 (44.19%) MS Exchange
2 11 (25.58%) Skype for Business
3 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.65%) Apache
6 2 (4.65%) IIS
7 1 (2.33%) JBoss
7 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
2 11 (25.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (58.14%) Firewall
2 11 (25.58%) VLAN
3 7 (16.28%) LAN
3 7 (16.28%) SAN
3 7 (16.28%) WAN
4 6 (13.95%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (13.95%) DNS
4 6 (13.95%) VPN
5 5 (11.63%) BGP
5 5 (11.63%) Network Security
6 4 (9.30%) DHCP
7 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.33%) Big Data
4 1 (2.33%) HDInsight
4 1 (2.33%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) Power BI
4 1 (2.33%) QlikView
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (13.95%) Retail
3 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Electronics
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Service Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) IT Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) IT Support
3 7 (16.28%) IT Support Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Service Desk Support
3 7 (16.28%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Support Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (13.95%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Network Support
5 5 (11.63%) Project Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Server Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Server Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.33%) D3.js
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) CESG
2 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.95%) FMCG
4 5 (11.63%) Cybercrime
4 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
5 4 (9.30%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.33%) Clustering
6 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.33%) Neural Network
6 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (83.72%) Windows
2 29 (67.44%) Windows Server
3 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (32.56%) Windows 8
4 14 (32.56%) Windows XP
5 8 (18.60%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.98%) Linux
7 2 (4.65%) CentOS
8 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) ITIL
2 11 (25.58%) Change Control
2 11 (25.58%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (25.58%) Functional Testing
2 11 (25.58%) Performance Testing
2 11 (25.58%) PRINCE2
2 11 (25.58%) Test Strategy
2 11 (25.58%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (18.60%) Mentoring
4 5 (11.63%) Presales
4 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.98%) ETL
5 3 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.65%) MVC
6 2 (4.65%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.65%) C#
4 1 (2.33%) C
4 1 (2.33%) C++
4 1 (2.33%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.33%) Python
4 1 (2.33%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (58.14%) CCNA
1 25 (58.14%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (51.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 21 (48.84%) MCSE
4 19 (44.19%) MCSA
5 16 (37.21%) MCITP
6 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
7 11 (25.58%) SC Cleared
8 10 (23.26%) Degree
9 7 (16.28%) MCP
10 5 (11.63%) CCDA
10 5 (11.63%) VCP5
11 3 (6.98%) MCDBA
11 3 (6.98%) MCTS
12 2 (4.65%) CCNP
13 1 (2.33%) CCENT
System Software
1 24 (55.81%) Active Directory
2 13 (30.23%) VMware ESXi
2 13 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (25.58%) XenApp
4 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
5 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (11.63%) vSphere
7 2 (4.65%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 11 (25.58%) vMotion
2 6 (13.95%) SCCM
2 6 (13.95%) SCOrch
3 2 (4.65%) Cacti
3 2 (4.65%) HAProxy
3 2 (4.65%) Nagios
3 2 (4.65%) Pacemaker
3 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (2.33%) SCOM
4 1 (2.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 39 (90.70%) Microsoft
2 28 (65.12%) VMware
3 19 (44.19%) Citrix
4 9 (20.93%) Cisco
5 6 (13.95%) IBM
6 5 (11.63%) Fortinet
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle
7 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.33%) Juniper
8 1 (2.33%) SAP
8 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.33%) Tableau
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