The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 44 41 47
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 19 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.89% 4.14% 4.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.59% 12.86% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 24
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -7.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
108 140 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 22.13% 32.18% 21.96%
Number of salaries quoted 85 118 104
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 Suffolk

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Suffolk

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -7 7 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Newmarket - 3 £44,000 -
Lowestoft - 1 £18,000 -
Microsoft Certification
East of England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 16 (45.71%) .NET
4 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
4 13 (37.14%) MCITP
5 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
6 10 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 10 (28.57%) C#
7 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
7 9 (25.71%) XML
7 9 (25.71%) MCSE
7 9 (25.71%) MVC
8 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (22.86%) Law
8 8 (22.86%) MCPD
8 8 (22.86%) Degree
8 8 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
8 8 (22.86%) Windows XP
9 7 (20.00%) SOA
9 7 (20.00%) UML
9 7 (20.00%) Web Services
9 7 (20.00%) VMware
9 7 (20.00%) TDD
9 7 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
9 7 (20.00%) TOGAF
10 6 (17.14%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (17.14%) WCF
10 6 (17.14%) SOAP

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 10 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.57%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (8.57%) Lync
4 2 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) S-PLUS
3 2 (5.71%) MS Office
4 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.71%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.71%) PaaS
2 2 (5.71%) IaaS
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) SAN
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.86%) DHCP
2 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) VPN
2 1 (2.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (22.86%) Law
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Developer
1 10 (28.57%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Service Desk Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Service Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) .NET Developer
4 5 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (11.43%) CRM Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Data Centre Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Developer
7 1 (2.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) .NET
2 9 (25.71%) XML
3 7 (20.00%) Web Services
4 6 (17.14%) SOAP
4 6 (17.14%) J2EE
4 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
4 6 (17.14%) WCF
5 5 (14.29%) Middleware
5 5 (14.29%) Reactive Extensions
5 5 (14.29%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.86%) WPF
8 1 (2.86%) jQuery
8 1 (2.86%) CSS
8 1 (2.86%) HTML
8 1 (2.86%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
1 2 (5.71%) Blackberry
1 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Windows XP
2 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) MVC
2 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) TDD
3 7 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
3 7 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 7 (20.00%) UML
3 7 (20.00%) SOA
4 6 (17.14%) CRM
5 5 (14.29%) Workflow
5 5 (14.29%) MVVM
6 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.57%) ERP
8 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (2.86%) Test Strategy
9 1 (2.86%) Migration
9 1 (2.86%) Scrum
9 1 (2.86%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) C#
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) MCITP
2 9 (25.71%) MCSE
3 8 (22.86%) MCPD
3 8 (22.86%) Degree
4 6 (17.14%) MCP
5 5 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (14.29%) HP ASE
6 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) MCTS
6 1 (2.86%) MCSD
6 1 (2.86%) CCNP
6 1 (2.86%) CCNA
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.86%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) Brocade
3 5 (14.29%) HP
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle
4 4 (11.43%) Symantec
4 4 (11.43%) Veeam
4 4 (11.43%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
Suffolk
Imperative People
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + pen, health
Posted: 6 days ago
Suffolk
Imperative People
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + pen, health
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago