The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 13 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 12.50% 5.45% 9.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.21% 75.00% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Average salary £39,000 £33,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.41% -21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.49% +5.33%
Microsoft Certification
Hertfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
33 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 58.93% 7.27% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 30 3 13
Average salary £42,500 £31,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.85% -25.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Letchworth

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Letchworth

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (55.56%) Change Control
5 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (44.44%) X-Windows
6 3 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (33.33%) Wireless
6 3 (33.33%) MCTS
6 3 (33.33%) MCITP
6 3 (33.33%) IBM
6 3 (33.33%) VoIP
6 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 3 (33.33%) MCP
6 3 (33.33%) UNIX
6 3 (33.33%) Lync
7 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (22.22%) ITIL
7 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
7 2 (22.22%) MBCS
8 1 (11.11%) Business Development
8 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
8 1 (11.11%) Problem Management

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Wireless
1 3 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) AIX
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Change Control
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Document Management
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
2 3 (33.33%) MCTS
2 3 (33.33%) MCITP
2 3 (33.33%) MCP
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (22.22%) MBCS
4 1 (11.11%) VCP4
4 1 (11.11%) VCP5
4 1 (11.11%) VCAP
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
3 3 (33.33%) IBM