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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 19 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 5.88% 0.46% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% 1.11% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £42,500 £22,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.88% -47.05%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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
42 90 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 35.29% 41.28% 76.60%
Number of salaries quoted 33 40 37
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,000 £54,300
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 April 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) MCSE
3 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
4 8 (57.14%) MS Office
5 6 (42.86%) MCSA
5 6 (42.86%) MCP
5 6 (42.86%) Validation
6 5 (35.71%) VMware
6 5 (35.71%) VoIP
6 5 (35.71%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 5 (35.71%) GMP
6 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
6 5 (35.71%) Android
7 4 (28.57%) Entity Framework
7 4 (28.57%) Office 365
7 4 (28.57%) HTML5
7 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
7 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 4 (28.57%) SLA
7 4 (28.57%) XML
7 4 (28.57%) XSL
7 4 (28.57%) XSLT
7 4 (28.57%) C#
7 4 (28.57%) HTML
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
7 4 (28.57%) .NET
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (57.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) VoIP
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (28.57%) Internet
3 3 (21.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
1 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
1 4 (28.57%) C# Software Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) .NET Software Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
1 4 (28.57%) IT Support
1 4 (28.57%) Senior IT Support
1 4 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Technician
3 1 (7.14%) IT Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Technician
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) XML
1 4 (28.57%) XSL
1 4 (28.57%) XSLT
1 4 (28.57%) WinForms
1 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
1 4 (28.57%) HTML5
1 4 (28.57%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Android
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Validation
2 4 (28.57%) Workflow
2 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
1 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
1 4 (28.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) MCSE
2 6 (42.86%) MCSA
2 6 (42.86%) MCP
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) CCNA
4 3 (21.43%) MCITP
4 3 (21.43%) VCP5
5 1 (7.14%) CCNP
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 5 (35.71%) GMP
2 4 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Server
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Polycom
4 1 (7.14%) Becrypt
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix