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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 46 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 0.55% 6.06% 9.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.03% 18.18% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 19
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 St Albans region.

Qualifications Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
33 22 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 18.23% 33.33% 34.20%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 65
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -32.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in St Albans

Microsoft Certification
Top 26 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCEA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) CCIA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCEA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SonicWALL