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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 40 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.39% 4.66% 5.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.77% 12.26% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 16
Average salary £55,000 £25,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+120.00% -34.21%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
Suffolk

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
65 106 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 22.18% 37.99% 21.79%
Number of salaries quoted 46 92 59
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 10 (55.56%) Windows
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) Law
2 8 (44.44%) Windows XP
2 8 (44.44%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) MCITP
2 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 7 (38.89%) UML
3 7 (38.89%) SOA
3 7 (38.89%) Zachman Framework
3 7 (38.89%) TOGAF
3 7 (38.89%) MCPD
4 5 (27.78%) Middleware
4 5 (27.78%) J2EE
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 3 (16.67%) C#
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 3 (16.67%) XML
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 3 (16.67%) Degree
6 3 (16.67%) MVC
6 3 (16.67%) Retail
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (11.11%) PaaS

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Project
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.11%) PaaS
1 2 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (44.44%) Law
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Service Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) J2EE
2 5 (27.78%) Middleware
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.56%) HTML
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (5.56%) XML Schema
5 1 (5.56%) CSS
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) WPF
5 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows XP
2 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) SOA
1 7 (38.89%) Zachman Framework
1 7 (38.89%) TOGAF
1 7 (38.89%) UML
2 3 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) ERP
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) Release Management
4 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) MCITP
2 7 (38.89%) MCPD
3 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) CCNP
4 1 (5.56%) CCNA
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.56%) KVM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
Ipswich
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago