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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 39 48 36
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 31 27 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.43% 4.25% 8.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.38% 14.14% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 32
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.10%
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
160 191 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 28.02% 30.08% 24.42%
Number of salaries quoted 145 142 110
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £22,016 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +3 12 £24,000 -4.00%
Newmarket -1 3 £35,500 -17.44%
Microsoft Certification
East of England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 32 (74.42%) Microsoft
2 28 (65.12%) C#
3 26 (60.47%) MS Excel
4 21 (48.84%) .NET
5 17 (39.53%) SQL
6 16 (37.21%) T-SQL
6 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
6 16 (37.21%) VB.NET
6 16 (37.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 14 (32.56%) jQuery
8 13 (30.23%) Web Services
8 13 (30.23%) MVC
9 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (25.58%) Firewall
10 11 (25.58%) CCNA
10 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
10 11 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (25.58%) ITIL
10 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
11 10 (23.26%) A+ Certification
11 10 (23.26%) Remote Desktop
11 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (23.26%) ITIL V3
12 9 (20.93%) Entity Framework
12 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (20.93%) .NET Framework
12 9 (20.93%) LINQ
12 9 (20.93%) Degree
12 9 (20.93%) MCP
12 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.28%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (60.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) Firewall
2 10 (23.26%) Remote Desktop
3 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.65%) SAN
5 1 (2.33%) DHCP
5 1 (2.33%) DNS
5 1 (2.33%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) Apache Hive
2 7 (16.28%) Big Data
2 7 (16.28%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) .NET Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Analyst
2 11 (25.58%) C# .NET Developer
2 11 (25.58%) C# Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Service Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (18.60%) IT Analyst
4 8 (18.60%) IT Support
5 7 (16.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (16.28%) IT Support Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) Service Desk Support
5 7 (16.28%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) Support Analyst
6 6 (13.95%) Software Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Software Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Agile .NET Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Agile C# Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Agile Developer
7 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (48.84%) .NET
2 14 (32.56%) jQuery
3 13 (30.23%) Web Services
4 9 (20.93%) .NET Framework
4 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
4 9 (20.93%) CSS
4 9 (20.93%) Entity Framework
4 9 (20.93%) HTML
4 9 (20.93%) LINQ
5 7 (16.28%) Java EE
5 7 (16.28%) JSON
5 7 (16.28%) REST
5 7 (16.28%) SOAP
5 7 (16.28%) STL
5 7 (16.28%) WCF
5 7 (16.28%) XML
6 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
6 5 (11.63%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Cybercrime
3 5 (11.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Android
2 7 (16.28%) Apple iOS
3 4 (9.30%) Windows
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) MVC
2 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.58%) ITIL
4 10 (23.26%) ITIL V3
5 8 (18.60%) Web Development
6 7 (16.28%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (16.28%) Ethical Hacking
6 7 (16.28%) Front End Development
6 7 (16.28%) Mobile Development
6 7 (16.28%) Multithreading
6 7 (16.28%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (16.28%) Reverse Engineering
7 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
8 5 (11.63%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (11.63%) Scrum
9 3 (6.98%) Presales
10 1 (2.33%) Coaching
10 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (2.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) C#
2 17 (39.53%) SQL
3 16 (37.21%) T-SQL
3 16 (37.21%) VB.NET
4 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
5 7 (16.28%) C
5 7 (16.28%) C++
5 7 (16.28%) Java
5 7 (16.28%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) CCNA
1 11 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (23.26%) A+ Certification
3 9 (20.93%) Degree
3 9 (20.93%) MCP
4 8 (18.60%) MCSE
5 7 (16.28%) CISSP
5 7 (16.28%) GIAC
5 7 (16.28%) Linux+ Certification
5 7 (16.28%) SANS
5 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
5 7 (16.28%) SSCP
6 5 (11.63%) MCSD
6 5 (11.63%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (9.30%) CCNP
8 3 (6.98%) MCSA
9 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.33%) KVM
2 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 32 (74.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) Cisco
2 5 (11.63%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.33%) VMware
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