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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 16 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 4.95% 0.65% 6.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.81% 2.27% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 9
Average salary £31,000 £27,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.72% -11.29%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
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
21 44 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 20.79% 28.39% 43.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 36
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 September 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 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) TDD
1 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
2 4 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (50.00%) MCSD
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) MCSE
3 3 (37.50%) MCSA
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (37.50%) GMP
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) MCP
3 3 (37.50%) Validation
3 3 (37.50%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Office 365
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) VoIP
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support
3 2 (25.00%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Technician
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
2 4 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Android
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) TDD
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) MCSD
2 3 (37.50%) MCSE
2 3 (37.50%) MCSA
2 3 (37.50%) MCP
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 3 (37.50%) GMP
2 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Polycom
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