The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 31 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 17 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 5.78% 3.36% 4.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.64% 17.65% 26.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 17
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
Microsoft Certification
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Norfolk region.

Qualifications Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
44 68 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 14.97% 19.05% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 36 59 60
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,550 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Norfolk region.

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Norfolk

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Norfolk

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thetford - 9 £24,500 -
Norwich -4 4 £38,750 +19.23%
King's Lynn - 4 £30,000 -
Microsoft Certification
East of England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 32 (96.97%) Microsoft
2 30 (90.91%) Windows
3 28 (84.85%) Active Directory
4 27 (81.82%) MS Exchange
4 27 (81.82%) PowerShell
5 23 (69.70%) SQL
5 23 (69.70%) SQL Server
6 20 (60.61%) FTP
6 20 (60.61%) VPN
6 20 (60.61%) SSL
7 19 (57.58%) VBScript
7 19 (57.58%) HTML
7 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
7 19 (57.58%) CSS
8 18 (54.55%) FMCG
9 14 (42.42%) MCP
9 14 (42.42%) VoIP
9 14 (42.42%) Firewall
10 13 (39.39%) Cisco
10 13 (39.39%) MCSA
10 13 (39.39%) Cisco IOS
10 13 (39.39%) VLAN
11 12 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (36.36%) SAN
12 9 (27.27%) Migration
12 9 (27.27%) VB
13 8 (24.24%) MS Office
13 8 (24.24%) DNS
13 8 (24.24%) WAN
13 8 (24.24%) LAN

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 27 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (60.61%) FTP
1 20 (60.61%) VPN
1 20 (60.61%) SSL
2 14 (42.42%) VoIP
2 14 (42.42%) Firewall
3 13 (39.39%) Cisco IOS
3 13 (39.39%) VLAN
4 12 (36.36%) SAN
5 8 (24.24%) DNS
5 8 (24.24%) WAN
5 8 (24.24%) LAN
6 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
6 7 (21.21%) DHCP
7 1 (3.03%) SNMP
7 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.03%) Internet
7 1 (3.03%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (3.03%) NAS
7 1 (3.03%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (69.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (3.03%) Retail
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.03%) Automotive
1 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 12 (36.36%) Analyst
1 12 (36.36%) Support Analyst
1 12 (36.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Administrator
3 8 (24.24%) Support Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) IT Administrator
4 7 (21.21%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (21.21%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) DBA
5 3 (9.09%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.03%) Network Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Security Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Installations Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) IT Security Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) HTML
1 19 (57.58%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) FMCG
2 7 (21.21%) Fat Client
2 7 (21.21%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (27.27%) Migration
3 8 (24.24%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (21.21%) Data Analysis
4 7 (21.21%) Project Management
5 6 (18.18%) ITIL
6 1 (3.03%) ERP
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.03%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (3.03%) Information Security
6 1 (3.03%) Content Management
6 1 (3.03%) Change Management
6 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) PowerShell
2 23 (69.70%) SQL
3 19 (57.58%) VBScript
3 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
4 9 (27.27%) VB
5 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) MCP
2 13 (39.39%) MCSA
3 8 (24.24%) MCSE
4 7 (21.21%) MCTS
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 28 (84.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Nagios
1 1 (3.03%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 32 (96.97%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Juniper
4 1 (3.03%) Sophos
4 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.03%) Lotus
4 1 (3.03%) Brocade
4 1 (3.03%) Webroot