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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 47 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.72% 2.66% 3.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 9.17% 10.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 12
Average salary £32,750 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £21,000 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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
91 120 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 22.41% 28.99% 30.44%
Number of salaries quoted 72 107 92
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
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 28 April 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Luton

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) MCSA
4 5 (62.50%) MCSE
4 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (50.00%) Citrix
5 4 (50.00%) SAN
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) MCP
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco
6 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
6 3 (37.50%) CCNA
6 3 (37.50%) CCA
6 3 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (37.50%) VMware
6 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (37.50%) Degree
6 3 (37.50%) iSCSI
6 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (37.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (25.00%) SCCM
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (25.00%) MCTS
7 2 (25.00%) A+ Certification

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) iSCSI
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) PBX
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 1 (12.50%) LIMS
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) BCP
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) MCSA
2 5 (62.50%) MCSE
3 3 (37.50%) MCP
3 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) CCA
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) MCTS
4 2 (25.00%) A+ Certification
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (12.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Mitel
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Salary: to £28,000 + Benefits
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