The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 36 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 1.80% 1.60% 5.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.00% 9.52% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 19
Average salary £25,000 £38,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.06% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%
Microsoft Certification
Norfolk

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

Qualifications Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
20 42 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 11.98% 16.80% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12 39 75
Average salary £25,000 £37,750 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.77% +34.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) MCSE
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) SCCM
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) IIS
4 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (37.50%) VB
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000
4 3 (37.50%) MCP
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Automotive

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (37.50%) IIS
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) SNMP
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (12.50%) PABX
2 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) SQL DBA
1 3 (37.50%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Network Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Security Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000
2 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL V2
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
2 3 (37.50%) VB
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) MCSE
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Brocade
2 1 (12.50%) Webroot
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Lotus
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Sophos