The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Nottingham region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 43 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 52 80 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.42% 8.25% 6.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.16% 27.21% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 47 77 60
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,400 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Qualifications Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
303 294 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 31.56% 30.31% 34.08%
Number of salaries quoted 250 259 255
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 £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,454 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Microsoft Certification
Nottinghamshire

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 25 July 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 99 (77.95%) Windows
2 71 (55.91%) MCTS
3 55 (43.31%) Microsoft
4 52 (40.94%) VMware
5 50 (39.37%) MCSE
6 46 (36.22%) .NET
6 46 (36.22%) SQL Server
6 46 (36.22%) Active Directory
7 45 (35.43%) C#
7 45 (35.43%) MVC
8 43 (33.86%) ASP.NET
8 43 (33.86%) MCSD
8 43 (33.86%) TDD
8 43 (33.86%) WCF
8 43 (33.86%) WPF
9 41 (32.28%) MCITP
9 41 (32.28%) MCP
10 40 (31.50%) Hyper-V
10 40 (31.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 40 (31.50%) MVVM
11 38 (29.92%) Rhino Mocks
11 38 (29.92%) Moq
11 38 (29.92%) Kanban
11 38 (29.92%) NUnit
11 38 (29.92%) Scrum
11 38 (29.92%) WinForms
11 38 (29.92%) MCAD
11 38 (29.92%) Razor View Engine
11 38 (29.92%) Web Application Development
11 38 (29.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 27 (21.26%) MS Exchange
2 21 (16.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (14.17%) Lync
4 17 (13.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (13.39%) IIS
5 14 (11.02%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (8.66%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (8.66%) SharePoint
7 8 (6.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2000
9 4 (3.15%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (3.15%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (19.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.51%) Summit
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.66%) Office 365
2 2 (1.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (18.90%) TCP/IP
2 22 (17.32%) DHCP
3 18 (14.17%) DNS
4 12 (9.45%) SAN
4 12 (9.45%) Internet
5 11 (8.66%) SMTP
6 10 (7.87%) WAN
6 10 (7.87%) Unified Communications
7 9 (7.09%) VoIP
8 8 (6.30%) VPN
8 8 (6.30%) RTP
8 8 (6.30%) H.323
8 8 (6.30%) VLAN
8 8 (6.30%) Wireshark
9 7 (5.51%) BGP
9 7 (5.51%) SSL
9 7 (5.51%) LDAP
10 5 (3.94%) Wireless
11 3 (2.36%) Firewall
11 3 (2.36%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (36.22%) SQL Server
2 27 (21.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (29.92%) NUnit
1 38 (29.92%) Rhino Mocks
1 38 (29.92%) Moq
2 12 (9.45%) MSTest
3 5 (3.94%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (10.24%) Finance
2 9 (7.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.79%) Legal
3 1 (0.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (39.37%) Developer
2 43 (33.86%) .NET Developer
3 25 (19.69%) Consultant
4 16 (12.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (10.24%) Graduate
6 12 (9.45%) Junior
6 12 (9.45%) Junior Developer
6 12 (9.45%) Microsoft Consultant
6 12 (9.45%) Junior .NET Developer
6 12 (9.45%) Graduate Developer
6 12 (9.45%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 10 (7.87%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.30%) Analyst
8 8 (6.30%) Network Engineer
8 8 (6.30%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 7 (5.51%) Support Manager
9 7 (5.51%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (4.72%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 6 (4.72%) Software Developer
11 5 (3.94%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (36.22%) .NET
2 43 (33.86%) ASP.NET
2 43 (33.86%) WCF
2 43 (33.86%) WPF
3 40 (31.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 38 (29.92%) WinForms
4 38 (29.92%) Razor View Engine
4 38 (29.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 26 (20.47%) NHibernate
6 14 (11.02%) .NET Framework
7 12 (9.45%) Spring.NET
7 12 (9.45%) Castle Windsor
7 12 (9.45%) Ninject
7 12 (9.45%) Unity DI Container
8 5 (3.94%) HTML
8 5 (3.94%) Ajax
8 5 (3.94%) XML
8 5 (3.94%) CSS
9 2 (1.57%) SOAP
9 2 (1.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.47%) Streaming Music
2 14 (11.02%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (9.45%) Inversion of Control
3 12 (9.45%) Computer Science
4 9 (7.09%) Blackberry
4 9 (7.09%) Clustering
5 3 (2.36%) CLARiiON
5 3 (2.36%) EqualLogic
5 3 (2.36%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.36%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.36%) Celerra
6 2 (1.57%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.57%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 99 (77.95%) Windows
2 35 (27.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (22.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (20.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (18.90%) Windows 7
6 17 (13.39%) Windows 8
7 11 (8.66%) Windows XP
8 7 (5.51%) Linux
8 7 (5.51%) UNIX
9 4 (3.15%) Windows 2000
10 3 (2.36%) CentOS
11 2 (1.57%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (35.43%) MVC
2 43 (33.86%) TDD
3 40 (31.50%) MVVM
4 38 (29.92%) Kanban
4 38 (29.92%) Scrum
4 38 (29.92%) Web Application Development
5 26 (20.47%) BDD
6 16 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (9.45%) Dependency Injection
7 12 (9.45%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (7.09%) Incident Management
8 9 (7.09%) ITIL
9 7 (5.51%) Software Engineering
9 7 (5.51%) Business Continuity
9 7 (5.51%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (3.94%) Data Protection
11 4 (3.15%) Network Load Balancing
11 4 (3.15%) Business Analysis
11 4 (3.15%) Migration
11 4 (3.15%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (35.43%) C#
2 16 (12.60%) SQL
3 12 (9.45%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.94%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.57%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 71 (55.91%) MCTS
2 50 (39.37%) MCSE
3 43 (33.86%) MCSD
4 41 (32.28%) MCP
4 41 (32.28%) MCITP
5 38 (29.92%) MCAD
6 25 (19.69%) Citrix Certification
7 22 (17.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 20 (15.75%) CCA
8 20 (15.75%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (14.96%) CCNA
10 18 (14.17%) CCEE
11 10 (7.87%) VCAP
12 8 (6.30%) CCNP
13 7 (5.51%) CCIA
13 7 (5.51%) Degree
14 6 (4.72%) VCP5
15 5 (3.94%) VCP4
16 4 (3.15%) NCDA
16 4 (3.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.02%) SLA
2 4 (3.15%) TickIT
2 4 (3.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 46 (36.22%) Active Directory
2 40 (31.50%) Hyper-V
3 36 (28.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (16.54%) vSphere
5 17 (13.39%) XenDesktop
6 14 (11.02%) XenServer
7 10 (7.87%) XenApp
7 10 (7.87%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (6.30%) VMware ESX
8 8 (6.30%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (5.51%) vCloud
10 6 (4.72%) Terminal Services
10 6 (4.72%) UAG
11 5 (3.94%) Forefront TMG
12 4 (3.15%) ISA Server
13 3 (2.36%) NFS
14 2 (1.57%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (12.60%) SCCM
2 11 (8.66%) Backup Exec
3 10 (7.87%) SCOM
4 9 (7.09%) SCVMM
4 9 (7.09%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (6.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (3.94%) SCDPM
7 4 (3.15%) MOM
7 4 (3.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (3.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (1.57%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.57%) WSUS
9 1 (0.79%) MAILsweeper
9 1 (0.79%) DameWare
Vendors
1 55 (43.31%) Microsoft
2 52 (40.94%) VMware
3 33 (25.98%) Citrix
4 27 (21.26%) Cisco
5 19 (14.96%) HP
6 16 (12.60%) NetApp
7 15 (11.81%) Symantec
8 10 (7.87%) McAfee
8 10 (7.87%) EMC
9 9 (7.09%) Avaya
10 7 (5.51%) Dell
11 6 (4.72%) Computacenter
12 4 (3.15%) Veeam
12 4 (3.15%) Intel
13 3 (2.36%) Sophos
13 3 (2.36%) IBM
13 3 (2.36%) Juniper
13 3 (2.36%) BMC
13 3 (2.36%) AppSense
14 2 (1.57%) MobileIron
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