The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 18 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 Livingston region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 14 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 1.72% - 10.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% - 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2 61 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 3.45% 48.41% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 21
Average salary £37,500 £44,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.20% +11.87%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft Certification
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Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Livingston

Microsoft Certification
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 1 (100.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft