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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 54 24 40
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.13% 4.30% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.33% 19.64% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 1
Median salary £45,000 £26,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+73.07% -30.66%
UK excluding London median 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
79 56 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 17.79% 21.88% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 70 38 65
Median salary £48,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 5 December 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Luton

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) MCSA
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) MCP
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (25.00%) Power Management
5 2 (25.00%) VCP6
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) 3Com
5 2 (25.00%) Replication
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (25.00%) Logistics
5 2 (25.00%) MCDST
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Server
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA

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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (25.00%) IT Operations Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Technology Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Data Security
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Logistics
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (25.00%) Power Management
2 2 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) MCSA
2 4 (50.00%) MCP
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) MCDST
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) VCP6
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (12.50%) MBA
5 1 (12.50%) MCITP
5 1 (12.50%) MCTS
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) 3Com
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Intel Security
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec