The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 29 57 46
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 8 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.60% 2.45% 2.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.00% 9.82% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 7
Median salary £30,000 £24,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -56.36%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Qualifications Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
50 112 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 28.74% 24.94% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 42 80 48
Median salary £34,000 £50,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +11.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Ipswich

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (87.50%) High Availability
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) MCSA
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) MCSE
3 5 (62.50%) SMTP
3 5 (62.50%) HTTP
3 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) HTTPS
3 5 (62.50%) MS Office
3 5 (62.50%) MCP
3 5 (62.50%) Unix
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (62.50%) Network+ Certification
3 5 (62.50%) Clustering
3 5 (62.50%) CCNA
3 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (62.50%) A+ Certification
3 5 (62.50%) Internet
3 5 (62.50%) Office 365
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (62.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (62.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) HTTP
1 5 (62.50%) HTTPS
1 5 (62.50%) IMAP
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
1 5 (62.50%) SMTP
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (25.00%) OLTP
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (12.50%) Impala
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 5 (62.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (62.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) IT Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) IT Support
1 5 (62.50%) IT Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Python Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Mac OS
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (87.50%) High Availability
2 5 (62.50%) Presales
2 5 (62.50%) Ticket Management
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (12.50%) Data Ingestion
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) ETL Development
4 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) MCSA
2 5 (62.50%) A+ Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) MCP
2 5 (62.50%) MCSE
2 5 (62.50%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCA
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (12.50%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Google
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Cloudera