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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 38 33 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.50% 5.59% 3.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.84% 18.87% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 15
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £31,550 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
51 106 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 19.17% 29.61% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 35 82 80
Median salary £44,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 24 August 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Luton

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (87.50%) ITIL
3 13 (81.25%) VMware
4 11 (68.75%) Project Management
4 11 (68.75%) MS Office
4 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (62.50%) XenDesktop
5 10 (62.50%) Citrix
5 10 (62.50%) SCCM
6 9 (56.25%) SCOM
6 9 (56.25%) Operations Management
6 9 (56.25%) Advertising
6 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
6 9 (56.25%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (56.25%) Web Services
6 9 (56.25%) LDAP
6 9 (56.25%) SharePoint
6 9 (56.25%) XenApp
6 9 (56.25%) Office 365
6 9 (56.25%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (56.25%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (56.25%) Amazon S3
6 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (31.25%) Windows
7 5 (31.25%) MCP
8 4 (25.00%) MCSE
8 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
9 2 (12.50%) Cisco

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 9 (56.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (68.75%) MS Office
2 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (56.25%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (56.25%) Amazon S3
1 9 (56.25%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (56.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) LDAP
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (56.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Citrix Specialist
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Exchange Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) UAT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Clustering
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (6.25%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 11 (68.75%) Project Management
3 9 (56.25%) Operations Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (31.25%) MCP
3 4 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (12.50%) MCDST
5 1 (6.25%) CCA
5 1 (6.25%) CCNA
5 1 (6.25%) CCNP
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) MBA
5 1 (6.25%) MCITP
5 1 (6.25%) MCSA
5 1 (6.25%) MCTS
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) ISO27002
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (62.50%) XenDesktop
4 9 (56.25%) XenApp
5 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) SCCM
2 9 (56.25%) SCOM
3 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 13 (81.25%) VMware
3 10 (62.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) AppSense
5 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
Luton, Bedfordshire
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