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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 40 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 55 69 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.41% 7.19% 5.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.82% 24.13% 17.33%
Number of salaries quoted 49 66 57
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 £36,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +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
327 286 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 32.19% 29.79% 32.47%
Number of salaries quoted 282 245 259
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,436 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 August 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 89 (81.65%) Windows
2 52 (47.71%) MCTS
3 48 (44.04%) Microsoft
3 48 (44.04%) VMware
4 45 (41.28%) Active Directory
4 45 (41.28%) MCSE
5 39 (35.78%) .NET
5 39 (35.78%) Hyper-V
6 37 (33.94%) C#
6 37 (33.94%) ASP.NET
6 37 (33.94%) MCSD
6 37 (33.94%) MVC
7 36 (33.03%) SQL Server
7 36 (33.03%) MCITP
8 35 (32.11%) Scrum
9 34 (31.19%) TDD
9 34 (31.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (31.19%) WCF
9 34 (31.19%) WPF
10 32 (29.36%) MCP
11 31 (28.44%) MCAD
11 31 (28.44%) Kanban
11 31 (28.44%) MVVM
11 31 (28.44%) Rhino Mocks
11 31 (28.44%) Moq
11 31 (28.44%) NUnit
11 31 (28.44%) WinForms
11 31 (28.44%) Razor View Engine
11 31 (28.44%) Web Application Development
11 31 (28.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (15.60%) MS Exchange
2 16 (14.68%) Lync
2 16 (14.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (12.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (12.84%) IIS
4 13 (11.93%) SharePoint
5 10 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (3.67%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (2.75%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.92%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 19 (17.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.42%) Summit
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.02%) TCP/IP
2 21 (19.27%) DHCP
3 13 (11.93%) DNS
3 13 (11.93%) VoIP
3 13 (11.93%) WAN
4 12 (11.01%) Internet
4 12 (11.01%) VLAN
4 12 (11.01%) Wireshark
4 12 (11.01%) RTP
4 12 (11.01%) H.323
5 11 (10.09%) SMTP
6 8 (7.34%) SAN
7 7 (6.42%) BGP
7 7 (6.42%) LDAP
7 7 (6.42%) SSL
7 7 (6.42%) VPN
7 7 (6.42%) Unified Communications
8 4 (3.67%) Wireless
9 3 (2.75%) Firewall
10 2 (1.83%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (33.03%) SQL Server
2 26 (23.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (28.44%) NUnit
1 31 (28.44%) Rhino Mocks
1 31 (28.44%) Moq
2 7 (6.42%) MSTest
3 4 (3.67%) Selenium
3 4 (3.67%) FogBugz
4 3 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (11.93%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.17%) Finance
3 1 (0.92%) Law
3 1 (0.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (39.45%) Developer
2 35 (32.11%) .NET Developer
3 18 (16.51%) Consultant
4 15 (13.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (9.17%) Microsoft Consultant
6 8 (7.34%) Network Engineer
6 8 (7.34%) Graduate
7 7 (6.42%) Support Engineer
7 7 (6.42%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (6.42%) Junior Developer
7 7 (6.42%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 7 (6.42%) Support Manager
7 7 (6.42%) Junior .NET Developer
7 7 (6.42%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (6.42%) Junior
8 6 (5.50%) Analyst
9 5 (4.59%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Specialist
10 4 (3.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
10 4 (3.67%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (35.78%) .NET
2 37 (33.94%) ASP.NET
3 34 (31.19%) WCF
3 34 (31.19%) WPF
3 34 (31.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (28.44%) WinForms
4 31 (28.44%) Razor View Engine
4 31 (28.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 24 (22.02%) NHibernate
6 10 (9.17%) .NET Framework
7 7 (6.42%) Castle Windsor
7 7 (6.42%) Ninject
7 7 (6.42%) Spring.NET
7 7 (6.42%) Unity DI Container
8 6 (5.50%) Ajax
8 6 (5.50%) CSS
9 4 (3.67%) XML
10 3 (2.75%) HTML
10 3 (2.75%) jQuery
11 1 (0.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.02%) Streaming Music
2 9 (8.26%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.42%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (6.42%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.42%) Clustering
4 4 (3.67%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.67%) Open Source
5 3 (2.75%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.75%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.92%) Physics
6 1 (0.92%) Replication
6 1 (0.92%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.92%) Celerra
6 1 (0.92%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 89 (81.65%) Windows
2 27 (24.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 27 (24.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (19.27%) Windows 7
3 21 (19.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (13.76%) Windows 8
5 9 (8.26%) Windows XP
6 7 (6.42%) Linux
6 7 (6.42%) UNIX
7 4 (3.67%) Windows 2000
8 3 (2.75%) CentOS
9 2 (1.83%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.94%) MVC
2 35 (32.11%) Scrum
3 34 (31.19%) TDD
4 31 (28.44%) Kanban
4 31 (28.44%) MVVM
4 31 (28.44%) Web Application Development
5 24 (22.02%) BDD
6 10 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (7.34%) Incident Management
8 7 (6.42%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (6.42%) Business Continuity
8 7 (6.42%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (6.42%) ITIL
8 7 (6.42%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (3.67%) Automation Testing
9 4 (3.67%) RAD
9 4 (3.67%) Software Testing
9 4 (3.67%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (2.75%) Data Protection
10 3 (2.75%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.94%) C#
2 14 (12.84%) SQL
3 9 (8.26%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.67%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.75%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.92%) VB
6 1 (0.92%) VB6
6 1 (0.92%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (47.71%) MCTS
2 45 (41.28%) MCSE
3 37 (33.94%) MCSD
4 36 (33.03%) MCITP
5 32 (29.36%) MCP
6 31 (28.44%) MCAD
7 22 (20.18%) CCNA
7 22 (20.18%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (17.43%) Citrix Certification
9 18 (16.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 18 (16.51%) CCA
10 13 (11.93%) CCEE
11 9 (8.26%) Degree
12 8 (7.34%) VCAP
13 7 (6.42%) CCNP
14 6 (5.50%) VCP5
15 5 (4.59%) VCP4
15 5 (4.59%) SC Cleared
15 5 (4.59%) Security Cleared
16 4 (3.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.84%) SLA
2 4 (3.67%) QA
3 3 (2.75%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.75%) TickIT
System Software
1 45 (41.28%) Active Directory
2 39 (35.78%) Hyper-V
3 28 (25.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (13.76%) vSphere
5 12 (11.01%) XenDesktop
6 9 (8.26%) XenServer
7 7 (6.42%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (5.50%) VMware ESX
9 5 (4.59%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (4.59%) Terminal Services
9 5 (4.59%) vCloud
9 5 (4.59%) XenApp
10 4 (3.67%) ISA Server
11 3 (2.75%) NFS
11 3 (2.75%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (2.75%) UAG
12 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.92%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 13 (11.93%) SCCM
2 9 (8.26%) Backup Exec
2 9 (8.26%) SCVMM
3 8 (7.34%) SCOM
4 7 (6.42%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (5.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (4.59%) SCDPM
7 2 (1.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (1.83%) MOM
7 2 (1.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.92%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.92%) DameWare
8 1 (0.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (44.04%) Microsoft
1 48 (44.04%) VMware
2 27 (24.77%) Citrix
3 26 (23.85%) Cisco
4 12 (11.01%) HP
4 12 (11.01%) Avaya
4 12 (11.01%) NetApp
5 10 (9.17%) Symantec
6 9 (8.26%) McAfee
7 8 (7.34%) EMC
8 6 (5.50%) Computacenter
9 3 (2.75%) Dell
10 2 (1.83%) Juniper
10 2 (1.83%) BMC
10 2 (1.83%) Apple
10 2 (1.83%) Sophos
10 2 (1.83%) AppSense
10 2 (1.83%) Veeam
11 1 (0.92%) Trend Micro
11 1 (0.92%) Ruckus Wireless
Nottingham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 24 days ago