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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 40 35 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 3.14% 3.46% 6.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.29% 13.11% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 8
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
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
62 61 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 27.80% 26.41% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 61 59 36
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £72,500
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 March 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 March 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) MCSE
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (66.67%) CCNA
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (55.56%) vSphere
4 5 (55.56%) SAN
4 5 (55.56%) Firewall
4 5 (55.56%) MCITP
4 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 5 (55.56%) MCP
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) IIS
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 4 (44.44%) CCNP
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) HP
5 4 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
5 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
6 3 (33.33%) HP AIS
6 3 (33.33%) HP ASE
6 3 (33.33%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (44.44%) IIS
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Lync
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) PaaS
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (33.33%) BIG-IP
2 3 (33.33%) Network Security
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) IPv4
3 2 (22.22%) DEFINITY
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) SMTP
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) FTP
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
4 1 (11.11%) LDAP
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support
2 1 (11.11%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) DTV
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
6 1 (11.11%) UNIX
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) Solaris
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Data Security
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) MCSE
1 6 (66.67%) CCNA
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) MCP
2 5 (55.56%) MCITP
3 4 (44.44%) CCNP
4 3 (33.33%) MCSA
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) HP AIS
4 3 (33.33%) HP ASE
4 3 (33.33%) VCP5
5 1 (11.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) vSphere
3 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Riverbed
4 3 (33.33%) F5
4 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (22.22%) Symantec
5 2 (22.22%) Avaya
6 1 (11.11%) NetApp
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 1 (11.11%) EMC
6 1 (11.11%) IBM
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) SAP