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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 69 30 18
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 30 75 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.33% 7.22% 9.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.43% 25.95% 35.40%
Number of salaries quoted 28 68 97
Average salary £28,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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
404 289 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 31.44% 27.82% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 273 224 244
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,900 £52,454
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 April 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 56 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 46 (57.50%) Windows
3 41 (51.25%) Active Directory
4 37 (46.25%) VMware
5 34 (42.50%) SQL
6 29 (36.25%) SQL Server
7 26 (32.50%) MCSE
8 24 (30.00%) SharePoint
9 22 (27.50%) MS Excel
10 20 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 20 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (21.25%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (21.25%) MCITP
12 16 (20.00%) Lync
12 16 (20.00%) SCCM
12 16 (20.00%) Citrix
12 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (18.75%) MS Exchange
13 15 (18.75%) Degree
13 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (17.50%) MCTS
14 14 (17.50%) ITIL
14 14 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (16.25%) .NET
15 13 (16.25%) SharePoint 2013
16 12 (15.00%) CCNA
17 11 (13.75%) C#
17 11 (13.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 10 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 24 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 16 (20.00%) Lync
3 15 (18.75%) MS Exchange
4 13 (16.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (7.50%) IIS
5 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.50%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (27.50%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) Office 365
2 2 (2.50%) SaaS
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.25%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) DHCP
2 8 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (10.00%) WAN
3 7 (8.75%) DNS
4 6 (7.50%) SAN
4 6 (7.50%) VoIP
4 6 (7.50%) Firewall
5 5 (6.25%) VLAN
6 3 (3.75%) Wireshark
6 3 (3.75%) Network Security
6 3 (3.75%) Wireless
6 3 (3.75%) RTP
6 3 (3.75%) H.323
6 3 (3.75%) LAN
6 3 (3.75%) VPN
7 2 (2.50%) DMZ
7 2 (2.50%) PBX
7 2 (2.50%) PSTN
7 2 (2.50%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (36.25%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (13.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.75%) OLAP
7 3 (3.75%) MySQL
7 3 (3.75%) VLDB
7 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.50%) Star Schema
9 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.25%) SimpleDB
9 1 (1.25%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.75%) FogBugz
3 3 (3.75%) Selenium
4 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (11.25%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.75%) Retail
3 3 (3.75%) Law
3 3 (3.75%) Legal
3 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.50%) Advertising
4 2 (2.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (15.00%) Support Technician
2 10 (12.50%) DBA
2 10 (12.50%) Developer
3 7 (8.75%) Support Engineer
3 7 (8.75%) SQL DBA
4 6 (7.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 6 (7.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (7.50%) Analyst
4 6 (7.50%) Desktop Support
4 6 (7.50%) Senior Developer
5 5 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 5 (6.25%) Administrator
6 4 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (3.75%) Software Development Team Leader
7 3 (3.75%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 3 (3.75%) Software Team Leader
7 3 (3.75%) Service Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Technical Support
7 3 (3.75%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.25%) .NET
2 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET
2 9 (11.25%) CSS
3 8 (10.00%) Ajax
4 6 (7.50%) .NET Framework
4 6 (7.50%) jQuery
4 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (6.25%) HTML
6 3 (3.75%) XML
6 3 (3.75%) WCF
6 3 (3.75%) WPF
7 1 (1.25%) REST
7 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.25%) JSON
7 1 (1.25%) SOAP
7 1 (1.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.75%) Open Source
5 2 (2.50%) Replication
5 2 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.50%) iPhone
5 2 (2.50%) Telematics
6 1 (1.25%) PMI
6 1 (1.25%) Clustering
6 1 (1.25%) SystemC
6 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 46 (57.50%) Windows
2 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (11.25%) Windows 7
5 6 (7.50%) UNIX
6 5 (6.25%) Mac OS X
6 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.00%) Apple iOS
7 4 (5.00%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.75%) AIX
9 2 (2.50%) Solaris
9 2 (2.50%) Linux
9 2 (2.50%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.50%) ITIL
3 10 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (11.25%) ETL
4 9 (11.25%) MVC
5 8 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 7 (8.75%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (8.75%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 5 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.00%) Project Management
8 4 (5.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.00%) Change Management
8 4 (5.00%) Quality Management
8 4 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.00%) High Availability
8 4 (5.00%) People Management
9 3 (3.75%) Line Management
9 3 (3.75%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 34 (42.50%) SQL
2 11 (13.75%) C#
3 10 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 7 (8.75%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.75%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.50%) VB
8 1 (1.25%) F#
8 1 (1.25%) VBA
8 1 (1.25%) VBScript
8 1 (1.25%) C
8 1 (1.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (32.50%) MCSE
2 17 (21.25%) MCITP
3 15 (18.75%) Degree
4 14 (17.50%) MCTS
4 14 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (15.00%) CCNA
6 9 (11.25%) MCSD
7 7 (8.75%) MCSA
8 6 (7.50%) MCP
9 5 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (5.00%) CCEA
10 4 (5.00%) MCDBA
11 3 (3.75%) CNE
11 3 (3.75%) Novell Certification
11 3 (3.75%) A+ Certification
11 3 (3.75%) ICAEW
11 3 (3.75%) ACCA
11 3 (3.75%) CIPFA
11 3 (3.75%) CIMA
11 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) SLA
2 4 (5.00%) TickIT
2 4 (5.00%) QA
2 4 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 41 (51.25%) Active Directory
2 17 (21.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.75%) XenApp
4 6 (7.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.75%) VMware Server
6 2 (2.50%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.50%) XenServer
6 2 (2.50%) vSphere
6 2 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.25%) vCloud
7 1 (1.25%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.25%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 56 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 37 (46.25%) VMware
3 16 (20.00%) Citrix
4 9 (11.25%) Cisco
5 6 (7.50%) Apple
6 5 (6.25%) HP
7 4 (5.00%) Oracle
7 4 (5.00%) Remedy
8 3 (3.75%) Symantec
8 3 (3.75%) Novell
8 3 (3.75%) Avaya
8 3 (3.75%) Sophos
8 3 (3.75%) Red Gate
9 2 (2.50%) Google
9 2 (2.50%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.25%) Veeam
10 1 (1.25%) Spiceworks
10 1 (1.25%) Aerohive Networks
10 1 (1.25%) Toshiba
10 1 (1.25%) AppSense
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Competitive basic, healthcare pension & 25 days A/L
Posted: 11 days ago