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 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 27 46 39
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 19 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 6.29% 0.63% 4.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.00% 3.64% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 15
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 £25,700 £28,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £36,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
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
50 55 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 16.56% 17.19% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 44 46 51
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,100
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 - 10 £30,000 -
King's Lynn - 5 £30,000 -
Norwich +7 4 £35,000 -6.66%
Microsoft Certification
East of England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 26 (76.47%) Windows
3 24 (70.59%) Active Directory
4 23 (67.65%) MS Exchange
5 22 (64.71%) PowerShell
6 19 (55.88%) SQL
6 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
7 15 (44.12%) FTP
7 15 (44.12%) VPN
7 15 (44.12%) SSL
8 14 (41.18%) VoIP
8 14 (41.18%) CSS
8 14 (41.18%) HTML
8 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
8 14 (41.18%) VBScript
8 14 (41.18%) FMCG
8 14 (41.18%) Firewall
9 13 (38.24%) VLAN
9 13 (38.24%) Cisco IOS
9 13 (38.24%) MCSA
9 13 (38.24%) Cisco
10 12 (35.29%) SAN
10 12 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (29.41%) DNS
11 10 (29.41%) MCP
12 9 (26.47%) MCSE
12 9 (26.47%) Migration
13 8 (23.53%) DHCP
13 8 (23.53%) VB
14 7 (20.59%) Thin Client

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 23 (67.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) FTP
1 15 (44.12%) VPN
1 15 (44.12%) SSL
2 14 (41.18%) Firewall
2 14 (41.18%) VoIP
3 13 (38.24%) VLAN
3 13 (38.24%) Cisco IOS
4 12 (35.29%) SAN
5 10 (29.41%) DNS
6 8 (23.53%) DHCP
7 4 (11.76%) LAN
7 4 (11.76%) WAN
8 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.94%) SNMP
9 1 (2.94%) Internet
9 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.94%) NAS
9 1 (2.94%) PABX
9 1 (2.94%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.94%) Automotive
1 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Analyst
2 13 (38.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 12 (35.29%) Support Analyst
3 12 (35.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 8 (23.53%) Support Engineer
5 7 (20.59%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (20.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) IT Support
7 3 (8.82%) IT Administrator
8 2 (5.88%) IT Support Technician
8 2 (5.88%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.88%) Installations Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) DBA
8 2 (5.88%) Support Technician
8 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.94%) Network Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Service Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) CSS
1 14 (41.18%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.94%) WinForms
2 1 (2.94%) WCF
2 1 (2.94%) WPF
2 1 (2.94%) WF
2 1 (2.94%) Silverlight
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) FMCG
2 7 (20.59%) Fat Client
2 7 (20.59%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (26.47%) Migration
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL
4 3 (8.82%) Project Management
4 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Time Management
6 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.94%) ERP
6 1 (2.94%) Scrum
6 1 (2.94%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (2.94%) Information Security
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.94%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) PowerShell
2 19 (55.88%) SQL
3 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 14 (41.18%) VBScript
4 8 (23.53%) VB
5 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) MCSA
2 10 (29.41%) MCP
3 9 (26.47%) MCSE
4 7 (20.59%) MCTS
5 5 (14.71%) Degree
5 5 (14.71%) A+ Certification
6 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (5.88%) MCDST
7 2 (5.88%) HNC
7 2 (5.88%) HND
System Software
1 24 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Nagios
1 1 (2.94%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 32 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 13 (38.24%) Cisco
3 2 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Brocade
4 1 (2.94%) Webroot
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Juniper
4 1 (2.94%) Lotus
4 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.94%) Sophos