The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Hemel Hempstead region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 36 29 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 13 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 3.72% 4.55% 1.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.13% 15.25% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 3
Average salary £57,500 £23,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+150.00% -29.23%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Qualifications Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
212 59 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 60.74% 29.80% 35.47%
Number of salaries quoted 195 58 82
Average salary £62,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Microsoft Certification
Hertfordshire

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (88.00%) SQL
3 17 (68.00%) VMware
4 16 (64.00%) SharePoint
5 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (56.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (56.00%) Replication
6 14 (56.00%) MCITP
6 14 (56.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (48.00%) Windows 7
9 10 (40.00%) Hyper-V
9 10 (40.00%) Firewall
9 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
9 10 (40.00%) MCP
10 9 (36.00%) ITIL
10 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
10 9 (36.00%) MCSE
10 9 (36.00%) CCNA
10 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (36.00%) MCTS
10 9 (36.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (32.00%) Clustering
11 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (32.00%) iSCSI
11 8 (32.00%) Citrix
11 8 (32.00%) SAN

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 (64.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (28.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (16.00%) Lync
5 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (8.00%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
7 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (4.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (16.00%) Office 365
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Firewall
2 8 (32.00%) iSCSI
2 8 (32.00%) SAN
3 7 (28.00%) VoIP
3 7 (28.00%) DHCP
3 7 (28.00%) DNS
4 4 (16.00%) PBX
4 4 (16.00%) Unified Communications
5 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.00%) NAS
6 1 (4.00%) LAN
6 1 (4.00%) WAN
6 1 (4.00%) Intranet
6 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (56.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (28.00%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (32.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (28.00%) DBA
4 7 (28.00%) SQL DBA
5 4 (16.00%) Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Sales Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Administrator
5 4 (16.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Installations Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (4.00%) Network Support
8 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Network Administrator
8 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Ajax
1 1 (4.00%) CSS
1 1 (4.00%) XML
1 1 (4.00%) XSLT
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Replication
2 8 (32.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (48.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (28.00%) Linux
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (36.00%) ITIL
3 7 (28.00%) Project Management
3 7 (28.00%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (28.00%) Problem Management
3 7 (28.00%) Change Management
3 7 (28.00%) Migration
4 4 (16.00%) Identity Management
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Content Management
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.00%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) MCITP
2 10 (40.00%) MCP
3 9 (36.00%) MCSE
3 9 (36.00%) CCNA
3 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (36.00%) MCTS
3 9 (36.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (28.00%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (28.00%) CCEE
4 7 (28.00%) CCAA
4 7 (28.00%) CCIA
5 2 (8.00%) Degree
5 2 (8.00%) VCP5
5 2 (8.00%) VCP4
6 1 (4.00%) MCSA
6 1 (4.00%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
1 1 (4.00%) SCOM
1 1 (4.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) VMware
2 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) Citrix
4 7 (28.00%) Oracle
4 7 (28.00%) HP
4 7 (28.00%) SonicWALL
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco
6 2 (8.00%) Sage
7 1 (4.00%) IBM
7 1 (4.00%) Symantec
7 1 (4.00%) Sophos
7 1 (4.00%) Lotus