The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 29 37 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 9 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.02% 1.36% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.52% 5.48% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 3
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -21.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
Bedfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
62 73 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 27.68% 24.83% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 48 65 74
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Luton

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 11 (61.11%) MCSE
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
4 9 (50.00%) Office 365
5 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (44.44%) MS Office
5 8 (44.44%) SharePoint
5 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 8 (44.44%) Citrix
5 8 (44.44%) VMware
6 7 (38.89%) Intranet
6 7 (38.89%) Skype for Business
6 7 (38.89%) Private Cloud
6 7 (38.89%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (33.33%) CMS
7 6 (33.33%) Electronics
7 6 (33.33%) CRM
7 6 (33.33%) Billing
7 6 (33.33%) C
8 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
8 4 (22.22%) SCCM
9 3 (16.67%) Degree
9 3 (16.67%) ProCurve
9 3 (16.67%) DBS Check
9 3 (16.67%) HP

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 8 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 7 (38.89%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (38.89%) Skype for Business
3 6 (33.33%) CMS
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Office
2 6 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Office 365
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Intranet
2 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.56%) LDAP
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (33.33%) Billing
1 6 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Azure Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) Office 365 Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
2 6 (33.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Product Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Products Support Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Android
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Migration
2 1 (5.56%) Operations Management
2 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) MCSE
2 3 (16.67%) DBS Check
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) CCA
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MCSA
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.56%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Citrix
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) HP
3 3 (16.67%) ProCurve
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Posted: 4 days ago