The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 29 23 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 2.00% 12.50% 15.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 44.64% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 17
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
39 56 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 26.00% 28.00% 35.78%
Number of salaries quoted 26 40 37
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £24,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincoln -5 3 £25,000 -33.33% 4
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) MCSE
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) MCP
4 3 (37.50%) MCT
4 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) Avaya
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (25.00%) XenServer
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) MCSE
2 3 (37.50%) MCT
2 3 (37.50%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) CCA
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (12.50%) MCITP
3 1 (12.50%) VCAP
3 1 (12.50%) CCEE
3 1 (12.50%) CCIA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (25.00%) XenServer
4 1 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Avaya
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22 - £26 per annum + Car + Overtime + Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Flexi-time
Posted: 7 days ago
Lincoln
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Home working, Annual Bonus, Car Allowance
Posted: 12 days ago
Lincoln
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Annual Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Lincoln
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 19 days ago