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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 17 28 40
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 5.38% 5.91% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.50% 11.48% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 0
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -
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 Stevenage region.

Qualifications Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
40 122 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 30.77% 51.48% 34.59%
Number of salaries quoted 32 62 24
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £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 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 27 January 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) MCSE
3 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) MCITP
4 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
4 5 (45.45%) IBM
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) CCNA
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) C#
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) XSL
5 4 (36.36%) XSLT
5 4 (36.36%) Workflow
5 4 (36.36%) WinForms
5 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 4 (36.36%) XPath
5 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
5 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
5 4 (36.36%) Data Integration
5 4 (36.36%) HTML5
5 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
5 4 (36.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Lync
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
2 2 (18.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) DTS
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
1 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
1 4 (36.36%) C# Software Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Software Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) C# Software Developer
1 4 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) XML
1 4 (36.36%) XSL
1 4 (36.36%) XSLT
1 4 (36.36%) WinForms
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
1 4 (36.36%) HTML5
1 4 (36.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (18.18%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Workflow
1 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
1 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
2 2 (18.18%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
2 4 (36.36%) XPath
2 4 (36.36%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) MCSE
2 5 (45.45%) MCITP
3 4 (36.36%) CCNA
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (27.27%) MCTS
4 3 (27.27%) VCP5
5 1 (9.09%) MCP
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Server
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
5 1 (9.09%) Veeam
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
SCC
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + healthcare, Microsoft Certifications
Posted: 5 days ago