The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 26 44 33
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 13 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 5.60% 1.88% 4.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.81% 5.26% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 10
Average salary £41,500 £46,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.78% -8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Staines
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
73 95 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 31.47% 35.71% 52.16%
Number of salaries quoted 59 69 109
Average salary £41,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £26,450 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Staines

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Staines

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staines 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 21 (100.00%) MCSE
1 21 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 19 (90.48%) IIS
3 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 15 (71.43%) SAN
3 15 (71.43%) VMware
4 14 (66.67%) Firewall
4 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (66.67%) MCITP
5 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (57.14%) vSphere
5 12 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (57.14%) Clustering
6 11 (52.38%) VMware ESX
6 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2000
6 11 (52.38%) Windows 2000
6 11 (52.38%) MCSA
6 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (52.38%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (42.86%) ITIL
8 7 (33.33%) HP
9 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (28.57%) CCNA
10 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
10 4 (19.05%) Internet

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staines 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 19 (90.48%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
2 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 3 (14.29%) Commerce Server
2 3 (14.29%) Site Server
2 3 (14.29%) CMS
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Lync
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) SAN
2 14 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (19.05%) Internet
3 4 (19.05%) DNS
4 3 (14.29%) NAS
5 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2000
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 11 (52.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 11 (52.38%) Server Support
2 11 (52.38%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 10 (47.62%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 10 (47.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 10 (47.62%) Server Engineer
3 10 (47.62%) Server Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
1 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Clustering
1 12 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 3 (14.29%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.76%) PKI
4 1 (4.76%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (52.38%) Windows 2000
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (14.29%) Solaris
7 1 (4.76%) UNIX
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Technical Architecture
2 9 (42.86%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.76%) High Availability
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.76%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VBScript
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) MCSE
2 14 (66.67%) MCITP
3 11 (52.38%) MCSA
4 6 (28.57%) CCNA
4 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (14.29%) SAP Certification
5 3 (14.29%) MCP
5 3 (14.29%) MCSD
6 1 (4.76%) Degree
6 1 (4.76%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (14.29%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.76%) SLA
3 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 12 (57.14%) vSphere
3 11 (52.38%) VMware ESX
4 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.76%) UAG
6 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
1 1 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco
3 15 (71.43%) VMware
4 7 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (14.29%) Veritas
5 3 (14.29%) Symantec
5 3 (14.29%) Sun
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle
5 3 (14.29%) SAP
6 1 (4.76%) Remedy