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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 46 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.03% 0.51% 2.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.19% 1.75% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 12
Average salary £31,500 £20,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.50% -46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £19,200 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £20,800 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
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
77 114 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 19.74% 29.31% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 65 108 114
Average salary £43,250 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) MCP
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) CCA
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) A+ Certification
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) MCTS
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (20.00%) iPhone
5 1 (20.00%) Line Management
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) LIMS
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
2 3 (60.00%) MCP
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) CCA
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) MCTS
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
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