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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 39 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 8 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 3.31% 9.30% 12.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.79% 30.77% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 16
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £35,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £84,650 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +6.66%
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
58 39 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 23.97% 30.23% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 47 39 53
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,700 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
2 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 15 (57.69%) DNS
3 15 (57.69%) MCP
3 15 (57.69%) MCSE
3 15 (57.69%) MS Excel
4 14 (53.85%) MS Exchange
5 13 (50.00%) .NET
6 11 (42.31%) SQL
6 11 (42.31%) CRM
6 11 (42.31%) SharePoint
6 11 (42.31%) MCT
6 11 (42.31%) MCTS
6 11 (42.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 11 (42.31%) SCOM
6 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
6 11 (42.31%) Lync
6 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (42.31%) High Availability
6 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (38.46%) KnockoutJS
7 10 (38.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 10 (38.46%) .NET Framework
7 10 (38.46%) WCF
7 10 (38.46%) WF
7 10 (38.46%) NHibernate
7 10 (38.46%) jQuery
7 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (38.46%) MVC
7 10 (38.46%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 11 (42.31%) Lync
2 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (42.31%) SharePoint
3 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (57.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) IPv4
2 4 (15.38%) VoIP
2 4 (15.38%) DHCP
2 4 (15.38%) SAN
2 4 (15.38%) Firewall
2 4 (15.38%) Unified Communications
3 3 (11.54%) DEFINITY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Systems Administrator
1 11 (42.31%) Administrator
1 11 (42.31%) Exchange Administrator
2 10 (38.46%) .NET Developer
2 10 (38.46%) C# Developer
2 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Senior Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Senior C# Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Senior .NET Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (30.77%) Architect
4 8 (30.77%) Systems Architect
5 7 (26.92%) Lead Developer
5 7 (26.92%) .NET Team Leader
5 7 (26.92%) Team Leader
6 6 (23.08%) Software Developer
6 6 (23.08%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
2 10 (38.46%) CSS
2 10 (38.46%) NHibernate
2 10 (38.46%) .NET Framework
2 10 (38.46%) WCF
2 10 (38.46%) WF
2 10 (38.46%) jQuery
2 10 (38.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 10 (38.46%) KnockoutJS
2 10 (38.46%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) CRM
1 11 (42.31%) High Availability
2 10 (38.46%) MVC
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Migration
3 8 (30.77%) Email Migration
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 10 (38.46%) C#
2 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) VBScript
3 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) MCP
1 15 (57.69%) MCSE
2 11 (42.31%) MCT
2 11 (42.31%) MCTS
3 1 (3.85%) MCITP
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
3 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (11.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) SCOM
2 4 (15.38%) Backup Exec
2 4 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Symantec
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Avaya