The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 37 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 1.08% 8.50% 10.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.13% 27.66% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 17
Average salary £31,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
London

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

Qualifications Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
39 47 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 21.08% 30.72% 31.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38 45 44
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £26,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (80.00%) MCP
2 8 (80.00%) MCSE
3 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (60.00%) CRM
4 6 (60.00%) Migration
4 6 (60.00%) High Availability
4 6 (60.00%) Email Migration
4 6 (60.00%) MCT
4 6 (60.00%) MCTS
4 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (60.00%) Lync
4 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) SCOM
4 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) Avaya
6 2 (20.00%) Symantec
6 2 (20.00%) vSphere
6 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
6 2 (20.00%) SCCM
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Firewall

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (60.00%) Lync
2 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) IPv4
2 2 (20.00%) DEFINITY
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Architect
1 6 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (60.00%) Administrator
1 6 (60.00%) Systems Architect
1 6 (60.00%) Exchange Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) WCF
1 1 (10.00%) WF
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) DTV
1 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Migration
1 6 (60.00%) CRM
1 6 (60.00%) High Availability
1 6 (60.00%) Email Migration
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) MCP
1 8 (80.00%) MCSE
2 6 (60.00%) MCT
2 6 (60.00%) MCTS
3 1 (10.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) SCOM
2 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Avaya
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) SAP