The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Letchworth region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 30 22 6
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 1.16% 3.57% 22.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.64% 15.79% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 8
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +46.55%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
55 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 31.79% 22.62% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 55 15 13
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +46.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft Certification
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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 17 April 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) HND
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) SecurID
3 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) ICT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) SecurID
1 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) HND
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint