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 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 31 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 2.42% 8.11% 12.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.12% 26.09% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 20
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
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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
33 46 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 20.00% 31.08% 32.75%
Number of salaries quoted 33 44 48
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,550 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £60,000 £65,750
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
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) MCP
3 6 (75.00%) MCSE
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) Lync
5 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (37.50%) vSphere
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) CCNA
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) MCTS
6 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (25.00%) MCITP
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) Marketing
6 2 (25.00%) SCCM
6 2 (25.00%) SCOM
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (25.00%) MCSA
6 2 (25.00%) MCT
6 2 (25.00%) CRM
6 2 (25.00%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (50.00%) Lync
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) IPv4
3 2 (25.00%) DEFINITY
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
4 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) DTV
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) High Availability
1 2 (25.00%) Email Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) MCP
1 6 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) MCTS
3 2 (25.00%) MCITP
3 2 (25.00%) MCSA
3 2 (25.00%) MCT
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) HP AIS
4 1 (12.50%) HP ASE
4 1 (12.50%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Avaya
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) HP
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