The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
England / South East
Rank 385 426 444
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +18
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 5 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.034% 0.12% 0.054%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.38% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 11
Median salary £55,000 £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £43,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £74,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £43,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -17.30%

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4295 6031 6771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.89% 31.37% 33.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3419 4900 5163
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing MCSD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MCSD
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSD across the South East region.

MCSD Salary Trend in the South East

MCSD
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSD across the South East region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

MCSD Salary Histogram in the South East

MCSD
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSD within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +35 2 £42,500 +30.76%
Berkshire +34 2 £67,500 -3.57%
Hampshire - 1 £25,000 - 1
MCSD
England

MCSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing MCSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for MCSD.

1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) MCSE
2 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 9 (47.37%) Hyper-V
3 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (42.11%) LAN
4 8 (42.11%) WAN
4 8 (42.11%) C#
4 8 (42.11%) HTML
4 8 (42.11%) .NET
4 8 (42.11%) CSS
4 8 (42.11%) Firewall
4 8 (42.11%) jQuery
4 8 (42.11%) Degree
5 7 (36.84%) WCF
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (36.84%) MVC
5 7 (36.84%) Web Services
5 7 (36.84%) XML
5 7 (36.84%) Oracle
5 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
5 7 (36.84%) PL/SQL
5 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 7 (36.84%) SOA
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
5 7 (36.84%) OO

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (10.53%) Office 365
4 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
1 8 (42.11%) LAN
1 8 (42.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Moq
1 1 (5.26%) NUnit
1 1 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Architect
1 9 (47.37%) Solutions Architect
2 8 (42.11%) Cloud Architect
2 8 (42.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 8 (42.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 8 (42.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 8 (42.11%) Virtualisation Architect
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle Financials Developer
4 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL Developer
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Developer
5 5 (26.32%) C# Developer
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Games Developer
7 1 (5.26%) HTML Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
1 8 (42.11%) CSS
1 8 (42.11%) HTML
1 8 (42.11%) jQuery
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (36.84%) WCF
2 7 (36.84%) Web Services
2 7 (36.84%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) LINQ
3 1 (5.26%) NHibernate
3 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) MVC
1 7 (36.84%) OO
1 7 (36.84%) SDLC
1 7 (36.84%) SOA
2 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.26%) BDD
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (5.26%) Kanban
2 1 (5.26%) Scrum
2 1 (5.26%) TDD
2 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
2 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
2 8 (42.11%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) PL/SQL
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (52.63%) MCSE
3 8 (42.11%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) MCAD
4 1 (5.26%) MCP
4 1 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) MCTS
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Hyper-V
1 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle
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