The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 23 15 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 1.85% 6.09% 5.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.44% 20.00% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 11
Average salary £24,000 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +31.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -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 Stevenage region.

Qualifications Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
45 35 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 41.67% 30.43% 48.40%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 52
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Stevenage

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) MCDST
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCDST
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) MCSD
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft