The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 40 32 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 50 66 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.03% 6.52% 6.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.72% 22.60% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 45 64 62
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,050 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
Microsoft Certification
Nottinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
318 292 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 31.99% 28.85% 33.10%
Number of salaries quoted 278 247 280
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,868 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Nottingham

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 85 (79.44%) Windows
2 50 (46.73%) VMware
3 46 (42.99%) Microsoft
3 46 (42.99%) Active Directory
4 45 (42.06%) MCSE
4 45 (42.06%) MCTS
5 41 (38.32%) Hyper-V
6 38 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (33.64%) .NET
8 35 (32.71%) Scrum
8 35 (32.71%) MCITP
9 34 (31.78%) C#
9 34 (31.78%) ASP.NET
9 34 (31.78%) MCSD
9 34 (31.78%) MVC
10 32 (29.91%) SQL Server
11 31 (28.97%) TDD
11 31 (28.97%) WCF
11 31 (28.97%) WPF
12 30 (28.04%) Cisco
12 30 (28.04%) ASP.NET MVC
13 28 (26.17%) MCP
14 27 (25.23%) MCAD
14 27 (25.23%) WinForms
14 27 (25.23%) NUnit
14 27 (25.23%) Kanban
14 27 (25.23%) MVVM
14 27 (25.23%) Rhino Mocks
14 27 (25.23%) Moq
14 27 (25.23%) Razor View Engine

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 17 (15.89%) Lync
2 16 (14.95%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (14.02%) MS Exchange
4 13 (12.15%) IIS
4 13 (12.15%) SharePoint
5 12 (11.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.74%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.80%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.93%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 17 (15.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.54%) Summit
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.35%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (24.30%) TCP/IP
2 25 (23.36%) DHCP
3 17 (15.89%) VoIP
3 17 (15.89%) WAN
4 16 (14.95%) RTP
4 16 (14.95%) H.323
4 16 (14.95%) VLAN
4 16 (14.95%) Wireshark
5 11 (10.28%) DNS
6 10 (9.35%) Internet
7 9 (8.41%) SMTP
8 8 (7.48%) Unified Communications
9 7 (6.54%) LDAP
9 7 (6.54%) SSL
9 7 (6.54%) VPN
9 7 (6.54%) BGP
10 6 (5.61%) SAN
11 4 (3.74%) Wireless
12 3 (2.80%) Firewall
13 2 (1.87%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (29.91%) SQL Server
2 24 (22.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (25.23%) NUnit
1 27 (25.23%) Rhino Mocks
1 27 (25.23%) Moq
2 8 (7.48%) FogBugz
2 8 (7.48%) Selenium
3 5 (4.67%) MSTest
4 4 (3.74%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (15.89%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.35%) Finance
3 1 (0.93%) Law
3 1 (0.93%) Advertising
3 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 40 (37.38%) Developer
2 32 (29.91%) .NET Developer
3 15 (14.02%) Consultant
4 12 (11.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (7.48%) Network Engineer
5 8 (7.48%) Microsoft Consultant
6 7 (6.54%) Support Manager
6 7 (6.54%) Analyst
6 7 (6.54%) Tester
6 7 (6.54%) Software Tester
6 7 (6.54%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (5.61%) Graduate
8 5 (4.67%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) Junior Developer
8 5 (4.67%) Junior .NET Developer
8 5 (4.67%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (4.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 5 (4.67%) Junior
9 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Specialist
9 4 (3.74%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (33.64%) .NET
2 34 (31.78%) ASP.NET
3 31 (28.97%) WCF
3 31 (28.97%) WPF
4 30 (28.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (25.23%) WinForms
5 27 (25.23%) Razor View Engine
5 27 (25.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 22 (20.56%) NHibernate
7 8 (7.48%) .NET Framework
8 7 (6.54%) Ajax
8 7 (6.54%) CSS
9 5 (4.67%) XML
9 5 (4.67%) Castle Windsor
9 5 (4.67%) Ninject
9 5 (4.67%) Spring.NET
9 5 (4.67%) Unity DI Container
10 4 (3.74%) HTML
11 3 (2.80%) jQuery
12 1 (0.93%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.56%) Streaming Music
2 8 (7.48%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.48%) Open Source
3 7 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.54%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.67%) Clustering
4 5 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.67%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.87%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.93%) Replication
6 1 (0.93%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.93%) Celerra
6 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.93%) Physics
6 1 (0.93%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.93%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 85 (79.44%) Windows
2 25 (23.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (20.56%) Windows 7
4 21 (19.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (14.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (14.02%) Windows 8
7 8 (7.48%) UNIX
7 8 (7.48%) Windows XP
7 8 (7.48%) Linux
8 2 (1.87%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.87%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.93%) Solaris
9 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.93%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (32.71%) Scrum
3 34 (31.78%) MVC
4 31 (28.97%) TDD
5 27 (25.23%) Kanban
5 27 (25.23%) MVVM
5 27 (25.23%) Web Application Development
6 22 (20.56%) BDD
7 9 (8.41%) ITIL
8 8 (7.48%) RAD
8 8 (7.48%) Risk Analysis
8 8 (7.48%) Software Testing
8 8 (7.48%) Incident Management
8 8 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (7.48%) Automation Testing
9 7 (6.54%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (6.54%) Business Continuity
10 5 (4.67%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (3.74%) Software Engineering
11 4 (3.74%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (31.78%) C#
2 17 (15.89%) SQL
3 8 (7.48%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.67%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.80%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.93%) VB
6 1 (0.93%) VB6
6 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (42.06%) MCSE
1 45 (42.06%) MCTS
2 35 (32.71%) MCITP
3 34 (31.78%) MCSD
4 28 (26.17%) MCP
5 27 (25.23%) MCAD
6 26 (24.30%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (23.36%) CCNA
8 18 (16.82%) CCA
8 18 (16.82%) Citrix Certification
9 16 (14.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (12.15%) Degree
11 12 (11.21%) CCEE
12 8 (7.48%) ISTQB
12 8 (7.48%) CCNP
13 7 (6.54%) SC Cleared
13 7 (6.54%) Security Cleared
13 7 (6.54%) VCAP
14 5 (4.67%) VCP4
14 5 (4.67%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.21%) SLA
2 8 (7.48%) QA
3 3 (2.80%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.80%) TickIT
System Software
1 46 (42.99%) Active Directory
2 41 (38.32%) Hyper-V
3 25 (23.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (11.21%) vSphere
5 11 (10.28%) XenDesktop
6 8 (7.48%) XenServer
7 6 (5.61%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (5.61%) VMware ESX
8 5 (4.67%) vCloud
9 4 (3.74%) Terminal Services
9 4 (3.74%) XenApp
10 3 (2.80%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (1.87%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.93%) NFS
12 1 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.93%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (10.28%) SCCM
2 9 (8.41%) SCVMM
3 8 (7.48%) Backup Exec
4 7 (6.54%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (5.61%) SCOM
6 5 (4.67%) SCDPM
7 4 (3.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.93%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.93%) DameWare
8 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 50 (46.73%) VMware
2 46 (42.99%) Microsoft
3 30 (28.04%) Cisco
4 23 (21.50%) Citrix
5 16 (14.95%) Avaya
6 11 (10.28%) NetApp
7 9 (8.41%) HP
8 8 (7.48%) EMC
8 8 (7.48%) McAfee
9 7 (6.54%) Symantec
10 6 (5.61%) Computacenter
11 2 (1.87%) AppSense
11 2 (1.87%) Dell
11 2 (1.87%) Apple
11 2 (1.87%) Juniper
11 2 (1.87%) BMC
12 1 (0.93%) Oracle
12 1 (0.93%) Sun
12 1 (0.93%) Sophos
12 1 (0.93%) TOWER Software
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: £60,000 per annum plus benefits
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