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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 15 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 4.55% 3.23% 6.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.33% 16.67% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £22,000 £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.00% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,600 £50,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £50,000 £25,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Microsoft Certification
Leicestershire

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

Qualifications Category
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
15 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 34.09% 19.35% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 11
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +38.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,000 £18,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Loughborough

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Loughborough

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Loughborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Loughborough region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Loughborough

Microsoft Certification
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) DSL
4 1 (20.00%) BT
4 1 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Sun
4 1 (20.00%) CCSP
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) CCIP
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) CCDA
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) VCAP
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) SQL

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
1 1 (20.00%) DSL
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Server Support
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) MCSA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) CCSP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCIP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCDA
3 1 (20.00%) VCAP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) BT
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Sun