The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire 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 41 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 59 78 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 5.10% 6.63% 5.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% 23.01% 16.79%
Number of salaries quoted 53 70 61
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £47,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
354 339 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 30.62% 28.83% 31.04%
Number of salaries quoted 290 265 299
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 £52,409 £50,900 £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 Nottinghamshire

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -10 55 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Mansfield +4 1 £31,500 -21.25% 1
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 96 (79.34%) Windows
2 57 (47.11%) Microsoft
3 55 (45.45%) VMware
4 54 (44.63%) MCSE
5 52 (42.98%) MCTS
6 51 (42.15%) Active Directory
7 41 (33.88%) .NET
8 40 (33.06%) Hyper-V
9 39 (32.23%) C#
9 39 (32.23%) ASP.NET
9 39 (32.23%) MCSD
9 39 (32.23%) MVC
10 38 (31.40%) SQL Server
11 37 (30.58%) MCITP
12 36 (29.75%) TDD
12 36 (29.75%) WCF
12 36 (29.75%) WPF
12 36 (29.75%) Scrum
13 34 (28.10%) ASP.NET MVC
14 33 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
15 32 (26.45%) MCP
15 32 (26.45%) Citrix
15 32 (26.45%) Windows Server 2012
16 31 (25.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 31 (25.62%) Web Application Development
16 31 (25.62%) Razor View Engine
16 31 (25.62%) MCAD
16 31 (25.62%) MVVM
16 31 (25.62%) Rhino Mocks
16 31 (25.62%) Moq

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 21 (17.36%) Lync
2 17 (14.05%) MS Exchange
3 16 (13.22%) IIS
3 16 (13.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (11.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (10.74%) SharePoint
6 10 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (3.31%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (2.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2000
9 3 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.83%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 25 (20.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.79%) Summit
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.66%) TCP/IP
2 22 (18.18%) DHCP
3 16 (13.22%) DNS
4 14 (11.57%) VoIP
4 14 (11.57%) WAN
5 13 (10.74%) VLAN
5 13 (10.74%) Wireshark
5 13 (10.74%) RTP
5 13 (10.74%) H.323
6 12 (9.92%) Internet
7 11 (9.09%) SMTP
8 8 (6.61%) SAN
9 7 (5.79%) BGP
9 7 (5.79%) LDAP
9 7 (5.79%) SSL
9 7 (5.79%) VPN
9 7 (5.79%) Unified Communications
10 4 (3.31%) Wireless
11 3 (2.48%) Firewall
12 2 (1.65%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (31.40%) SQL Server
2 26 (21.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (25.62%) NUnit
1 31 (25.62%) Rhino Mocks
1 31 (25.62%) Moq
2 7 (5.79%) MSTest
3 5 (4.13%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.13%) Selenium
3 5 (4.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.13%) FogBugz
General
1 14 (11.57%) Telecoms
2 12 (9.92%) Finance
3 1 (0.83%) Law
3 1 (0.83%) Advertising
3 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 45 (37.19%) Developer
2 37 (30.58%) .NET Developer
3 19 (15.70%) Consultant
4 15 (12.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (8.26%) Support Engineer
5 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Consultant
6 8 (6.61%) Network Engineer
6 8 (6.61%) Graduate
7 7 (5.79%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (5.79%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (5.79%) Junior
7 7 (5.79%) Junior Developer
7 7 (5.79%) Support Manager
7 7 (5.79%) Junior .NET Developer
7 7 (5.79%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (5.79%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 6 (4.96%) Analyst
9 5 (4.13%) Applications Support
9 5 (4.13%) Technical Specialist
9 5 (4.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (33.88%) .NET
2 39 (32.23%) ASP.NET
3 36 (29.75%) WCF
3 36 (29.75%) WPF
4 34 (28.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (25.62%) WinForms
5 31 (25.62%) Razor View Engine
5 31 (25.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 24 (19.83%) NHibernate
7 10 (8.26%) .NET Framework
8 8 (6.61%) Ajax
8 8 (6.61%) CSS
9 7 (5.79%) Castle Windsor
9 7 (5.79%) Ninject
9 7 (5.79%) Spring.NET
9 7 (5.79%) Unity DI Container
10 6 (4.96%) XML
11 5 (4.13%) HTML
12 3 (2.48%) jQuery
13 1 (0.83%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.83%) Streaming Music
2 9 (7.44%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.79%) Clustering
3 7 (5.79%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (5.79%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.13%) Open Source
4 5 (4.13%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.31%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.48%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.48%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.83%) Celerra
7 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.83%) Physics
7 1 (0.83%) Replication
7 1 (0.83%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.83%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 96 (79.34%) Windows
2 32 (26.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (22.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (21.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (17.36%) Windows 7
6 15 (12.40%) Windows 8
7 10 (8.26%) UNIX
7 10 (8.26%) Linux
8 9 (7.44%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.31%) Windows 2000
10 3 (2.48%) CentOS
11 2 (1.65%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (32.23%) MVC
2 36 (29.75%) Scrum
2 36 (29.75%) TDD
3 31 (25.62%) Kanban
3 31 (25.62%) MVVM
3 31 (25.62%) Web Application Development
4 24 (19.83%) BDD
5 10 (8.26%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (8.26%) ITIL
6 9 (7.44%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (6.61%) Incident Management
8 7 (5.79%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (5.79%) Business Continuity
8 7 (5.79%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (4.13%) Automation Testing
9 5 (4.13%) RAD
9 5 (4.13%) Software Engineering
9 5 (4.13%) Software Testing
9 5 (4.13%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (2.48%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (32.23%) C#
2 21 (17.36%) SQL
3 9 (7.44%) PowerShell
4 6 (4.96%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.48%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.83%) VB
6 1 (0.83%) VB6
6 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 54 (44.63%) MCSE
2 52 (42.98%) MCTS
3 39 (32.23%) MCSD
4 37 (30.58%) MCITP
5 32 (26.45%) MCP
6 31 (25.62%) MCAD
7 24 (19.83%) CCNA
7 24 (19.83%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (15.70%) Citrix Certification
8 19 (15.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 18 (14.88%) CCA
10 13 (10.74%) CCEE
11 10 (8.26%) Degree
12 8 (6.61%) VCAP
13 7 (5.79%) CCNP
14 6 (4.96%) VCP5
15 5 (4.13%) SC Cleared
15 5 (4.13%) Security Cleared
15 5 (4.13%) VCP4
15 5 (4.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.57%) SLA
2 5 (4.13%) QA
3 3 (2.48%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.48%) TickIT
System Software
1 51 (42.15%) Active Directory
2 40 (33.06%) Hyper-V
3 33 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (12.40%) vSphere
5 12 (9.92%) XenDesktop
6 9 (7.44%) XenServer
7 7 (5.79%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (4.96%) VMware ESX
9 5 (4.13%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (4.13%) Terminal Services
9 5 (4.13%) vCloud
9 5 (4.13%) XenApp
10 4 (3.31%) ISA Server
11 3 (2.48%) NFS
11 3 (2.48%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (2.48%) UAG
12 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.83%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 13 (10.74%) SCCM
2 9 (7.44%) Backup Exec
2 9 (7.44%) SCVMM
3 8 (6.61%) SCOM
4 7 (5.79%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (4.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (4.13%) SCDPM
7 3 (2.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (1.65%) MOM
8 2 (1.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.83%) MAILsweeper
9 1 (0.83%) DameWare
9 1 (0.83%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (47.11%) Microsoft
2 55 (45.45%) VMware
3 32 (26.45%) Citrix
4 28 (23.14%) Cisco
5 17 (14.05%) NetApp
6 13 (10.74%) Avaya
7 12 (9.92%) HP
8 10 (8.26%) Symantec
9 9 (7.44%) McAfee
10 8 (6.61%) EMC
11 6 (4.96%) Computacenter
12 3 (2.48%) SolarWinds
12 3 (2.48%) Dell
13 2 (1.65%) Juniper
13 2 (1.65%) BMC
13 2 (1.65%) Apple
13 2 (1.65%) Sophos
13 2 (1.65%) AppSense
13 2 (1.65%) Veeam
14 1 (0.83%) Google
Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Shift Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 23 days ago