The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 32 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 2.56% 18.52% 5.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.90% 60.61% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 5
Average salary £46,250 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.16% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +6.66%
Microsoft Certification
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Poole region.

Qualifications Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
58 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 37.18% 30.56% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 56 33 17
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,100 £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 Poole

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Poole

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Poole

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Poole region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Poole

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 11 (91.67%) MCSE
2 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) SAN
3 8 (66.67%) PKI
3 8 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 7 (58.33%) SCCM
4 7 (58.33%) SCOM
4 7 (58.33%) SCVMM
4 7 (58.33%) MCITP
4 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (58.33%) Office 365
4 7 (58.33%) SCOrch
4 7 (58.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 7 (58.33%) MCSA
5 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
7 3 (25.00%) VMware
8 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (16.67%) Citrix
8 2 (16.67%) CCA
8 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
9 1 (8.33%) XenApp
9 1 (8.33%) XenServer
9 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (8.33%) Forefront TMG

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Lync
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (58.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) IPv6
General
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Consultant
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support
5 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) MCSE
2 7 (58.33%) MCSA
2 7 (58.33%) MCITP
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (16.67%) CCA
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CCEA
4 1 (8.33%) CCEE
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (8.33%) UAG
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
4 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) SCCM
1 7 (58.33%) SCOM
1 7 (58.33%) SCVMM
1 7 (58.33%) SCOrch
1 7 (58.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Websense
4 1 (8.33%) AppSense
4 1 (8.33%) SAP