The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Norwich region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 31 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 9 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 3.35% 4.38% 4.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.65% 29.27% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 19
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
51 41 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 18.96% 14.96% 22.88%
Number of salaries quoted 42 38 82
Average salary £35,500 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.33% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft Certification
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Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Norwich

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Norwich

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
4 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
5 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
5 9 (52.94%) LAN
5 9 (52.94%) WAN
5 9 (52.94%) DHCP
5 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
5 9 (52.94%) DNS
5 9 (52.94%) Windows
5 9 (52.94%) MCSA
5 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (47.06%) .NET
6 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
6 8 (47.06%) C#
7 7 (41.18%) MCP
7 7 (41.18%) Degree
7 7 (41.18%) WCF
7 7 (41.18%) Scrum
8 6 (35.29%) Firewall
8 6 (35.29%) Wireless
8 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (35.29%) VMware
8 6 (35.29%) Backup Exec
8 6 (35.29%) WPF
8 6 (35.29%) WF
8 6 (35.29%) Silverlight
8 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 11g

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
1 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) LAN
1 9 (52.94%) WAN
1 9 (52.94%) DHCP
1 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
1 9 (52.94%) DNS
2 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) Wireless
2 6 (35.29%) SAN
2 6 (35.29%) NAS
3 3 (17.65%) NetScaler
3 3 (17.65%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (35.29%) Oracle9i Database
3 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) NUnit
1 1 (5.88%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (5.88%) Moq
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Developer
3 7 (41.18%) .NET Developer
4 6 (35.29%) C# Developer
4 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (35.29%) .NET Web Developer
4 6 (35.29%) Systems Support Engineer
4 6 (35.29%) Systems Support
4 6 (35.29%) Support Engineer
4 6 (35.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (35.29%) C# Web Developer
4 6 (35.29%) Web Developer
4 6 (35.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
1 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
2 7 (41.18%) WCF
3 6 (35.29%) WPF
3 6 (35.29%) WF
3 6 (35.29%) Silverlight
3 6 (35.29%) WinForms
3 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.88%) NHibernate
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
1 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Scrum
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Data Management
4 1 (5.88%) TDD
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Kanban
4 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.88%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) MCSA
2 7 (41.18%) MCP
2 7 (41.18%) Degree
3 6 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (17.65%) NCDA
4 3 (17.65%) NCIE
4 3 (17.65%) CCA
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (5.88%) MCTS
5 1 (5.88%) MCAD
5 1 (5.88%) MCSD
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
1 6 (35.29%) XenApp
1 6 (35.29%) XenDesktop
2 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Backup Exec
2 3 (17.65%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Websense
2 6 (35.29%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) Veeam
3 3 (17.65%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) NetApp
3 3 (17.65%) AppSense