The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Potters Bar 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 10 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Potters Bar 15.38% - 11.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.67% - 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Average salary £32,750 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +6.66%
Microsoft Certification
Hertfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Potters Bar
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
15 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Potters Bar 57.69% 66.67% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 9
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Potters Bar

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Potters Bar

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Potters Bar

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Potters Bar

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Potters Bar

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Potters Bar 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 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) MCSE
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (33.33%) ERD
3 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 5 (33.33%) VBA
3 5 (33.33%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (33.33%) MS Office
3 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Potters Bar by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Potters Bar 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 5 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (33.33%) ERD
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
1 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 5 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) MCSE
2 5 (33.33%) MCSA
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco