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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 24 36 19
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 1.67% 2.12% 18.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.76% 7.27% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 20
Average salary £25,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
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
17 55 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 14.17% 29.10% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16 53 30
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) MCSE
2 9 (69.23%) MCSA
3 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
4 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
5 6 (46.15%) C#
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 6 (46.15%) Migration
5 6 (46.15%) MCITP
5 6 (46.15%) SCCM
5 6 (46.15%) SCOM
5 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
5 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (46.15%) Office 365
5 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
7 4 (30.77%) OOP
7 4 (30.77%) OO
7 4 (30.77%) PHP
7 4 (30.77%) Oracle
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 4 (30.77%) MCPD
7 4 (30.77%) Business Development
7 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
7 4 (30.77%) Lync
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
7 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (30.77%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Office 365
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Junior
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Junior Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Exchange Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Business Development
2 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
2 4 (30.77%) OOP
2 4 (30.77%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) PHP
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) MCSE
1 9 (69.23%) MCSA
2 6 (46.15%) MCITP
3 4 (30.77%) MCPD
4 1 (7.69%) VCP4
4 1 (7.69%) CCEE
4 1 (7.69%) VCP5
4 1 (7.69%) CCA
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CCEA
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.69%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
1 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) SCCM
1 6 (46.15%) SCOM
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Intune
2 2 (15.38%) SCSM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) AppSense