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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 43 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 1.10% 6.99% 5.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% 25.40% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 7
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £52,500 £35,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%
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
38 63 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 20.88% 27.51% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 35 60 41
Average salary £44,485 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,700 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £66,000 £60,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) MCITP
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) CCNP
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) vSphere
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (16.67%) Lync
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) PaaS
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (16.67%) NAS
4 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (16.67%) Intranet
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) LDAP
4 1 (16.67%) SMTP
4 1 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) MS Access
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) ODBC
2 1 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) WF
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) UNIX
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (33.33%) Data Security
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Document Management
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) RUP
3 1 (16.67%) EAI
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MCITP
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) HP AIS
3 2 (33.33%) HP ASE
3 2 (33.33%) VCP5
4 1 (16.67%) MCTS
4 1 (16.67%) MCSA
4 1 (16.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 2 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Jedox
4 1 (16.67%) ZyXEL
4 1 (16.67%) Draytek
4 1 (16.67%) NETGEAR
4 1 (16.67%) Sophos
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat