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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 51 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 6 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 3.05% - 2.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.79% - 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 5
Average salary £39,000 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 - £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.05% -1.33%
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
38 28 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 19.29% 19.86% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 26
Average salary £39,000 £49,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.21% -1.00%
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 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) MVC
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) MCSE
4 5 (45.45%) CMS
4 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
5 4 (36.36%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) CCNA
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco
5 4 (36.36%) Citrix
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) CSS
7 2 (18.18%) SonicWALL
7 2 (18.18%) EPiServer
7 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
7 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
7 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
7 2 (18.18%) EPiServer CMS
7 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
7 2 (18.18%) MCITP
7 2 (18.18%) QA
7 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (45.45%) CMS
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 2 (18.18%) EPiServer CMS
3 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Neo4j
2 1 (9.09%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSTest
1 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) NUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) AWS Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Programmer
3 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) IT Support
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) Silverlight
3 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) CQRS
3 1 (9.09%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) BDD
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) MCSE
2 4 (36.36%) CCNA
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (18.18%) MCITP
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (18.18%) MCP
3 2 (18.18%) MCSA
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (18.18%) CCEA
3 2 (18.18%) CCIA
4 1 (9.09%) MCSD
4 1 (9.09%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
2 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) SonicWALL
3 2 (18.18%) EPiServer
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