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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 44 51 48
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 12 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.02% 1.72% 2.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.77% 7.78% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 11
Median salary £50,000 £32,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.67% -22.94%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.10%
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
94 90 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 23.62% 22.06% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 70 71 106
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £58,400 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Luton region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Luton

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 17 (80.95%) MS Office
3 15 (71.43%) SharePoint
3 15 (71.43%) Office 365
4 12 (57.14%) Windows
5 11 (52.38%) MCSE
5 11 (52.38%) ITIL
5 11 (52.38%) VMware
5 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
6 10 (47.62%) Project Management
6 10 (47.62%) SCCM
7 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (42.86%) Citrix
8 8 (38.10%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (38.10%) Advertising
8 8 (38.10%) LDAP
8 8 (38.10%) Web Services
8 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
8 8 (38.10%) Operations Management
8 8 (38.10%) SCOM
8 8 (38.10%) XenApp
8 8 (38.10%) XenDesktop
8 8 (38.10%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (38.10%) Amazon S3
8 8 (38.10%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (33.33%) Private Cloud

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (80.95%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 15 (71.43%) Office 365
2 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (38.10%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (38.10%) Amazon S3
2 8 (38.10%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) LDAP
2 7 (33.33%) Intranet
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) VPN
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (38.10%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Billing
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Citrix Specialist
2 7 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Office 365 Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Active Directory Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Product Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Products Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) ITIL
2 10 (47.62%) Project Management
3 8 (38.10%) Operations Management
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
4 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) MCSE
2 8 (38.10%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (9.52%) DBS Check
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) ISO27002
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (38.10%) XenApp
3 8 (38.10%) XenDesktop
4 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) SCCM
2 8 (38.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) VMware
3 9 (42.86%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) ProCurve
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
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