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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 29 43 60
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 42 34 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.42% 5.93% 2.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.79% 27.87% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 42 22 17
Average salary £25,000 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.03% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.05% -1.33%
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
202 122 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 30.89% 21.29% 22.24%
Number of salaries quoted 170 84 137
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -3 30 £25,000 -28.57%
Bury St Edmunds +14 8 £65,000 +52.94% 3
Microsoft Certification
East of England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 47 (74.60%) Microsoft
2 31 (49.21%) .NET
2 31 (49.21%) SQL Server
3 30 (47.62%) Windows
4 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (36.51%) MCSE
6 22 (34.92%) MS Excel
7 19 (30.16%) MS Exchange
8 18 (28.57%) Active Directory
8 18 (28.57%) SharePoint
8 18 (28.57%) C#
8 18 (28.57%) Hyper-V
9 15 (23.81%) MCP
9 15 (23.81%) TDD
10 13 (20.63%) MS Office
11 12 (19.05%) SQL
11 12 (19.05%) CRM
11 12 (19.05%) CCNA
11 12 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
12 11 (17.46%) Project Planning
12 11 (17.46%) SAN
12 11 (17.46%) CheckPoint
12 11 (17.46%) Internet
12 11 (17.46%) Office 365
13 10 (15.87%) PowerShell
13 10 (15.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (15.87%) HTML
13 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
13 10 (15.87%) jQuery

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 19 (30.16%) MS Exchange
2 18 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 7 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (6.35%) Lync
4 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 22 (34.92%) MS Excel
2 13 (20.63%) MS Office
3 4 (6.35%) S-PLUS
4 1 (1.59%) MS Project
4 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.46%) Office 365
2 8 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.35%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.17%) PaaS
4 2 (3.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.46%) SAN
1 11 (17.46%) Internet
2 2 (3.17%) LAN
2 2 (3.17%) WLAN
2 2 (3.17%) WAN
3 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.59%) HTTP
3 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.59%) NAS
3 1 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (49.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Developer
2 10 (15.87%) Software Applications Engineer
2 10 (15.87%) Applications Engineer
2 10 (15.87%) Software Developer
2 10 (15.87%) Software Engineer
2 10 (15.87%) Programmer
2 10 (15.87%) Graduate
2 10 (15.87%) Software Programmer
2 10 (15.87%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 10 (15.87%) Graduate Programmer
2 10 (15.87%) .NET Programmer
2 10 (15.87%) Graduate Software Developer
2 10 (15.87%) Graduate Developer
3 9 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (14.29%) Architect
3 9 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Operations Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (49.21%) .NET
2 10 (15.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 10 (15.87%) HTML
2 10 (15.87%) jQuery
3 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 7 (11.11%) XML
5 6 (9.52%) J2EE
6 5 (7.94%) WCF
6 5 (7.94%) SOAP
6 5 (7.94%) Web Services
6 5 (7.94%) Middleware
7 4 (6.35%) Reactive Extensions
7 4 (6.35%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 4 (6.35%) Silverlight
8 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (3.17%) Entity Framework
8 2 (3.17%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.17%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.59%) NHS
3 1 (1.59%) PDA
3 1 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (47.62%) Windows
2 8 (12.70%) UNIX
2 8 (12.70%) Linux
3 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.81%) TDD
3 12 (19.05%) CRM
4 11 (17.46%) Project Planning
5 10 (15.87%) Migration
6 8 (12.70%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (12.70%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (12.70%) Release Management
7 7 (11.11%) Time Management
7 7 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
7 7 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 7 (11.11%) UML
7 7 (11.11%) SOA
8 4 (6.35%) MVVM
8 4 (6.35%) Data Migration
8 4 (6.35%) Data Modelling
8 4 (6.35%) Workflow
9 3 (4.76%) MVC
10 2 (3.17%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.59%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.57%) C#
2 12 (19.05%) SQL
3 10 (15.87%) PowerShell
3 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.70%) Shell Script
5 5 (7.94%) VB6
5 5 (7.94%) VB
5 5 (7.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (36.51%) MCSE
2 15 (23.81%) MCP
3 12 (19.05%) CCNA
3 12 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (12.70%) CCNP
4 8 (12.70%) MCPD
4 8 (12.70%) MCITP
5 6 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (7.94%) HP ASE
7 3 (4.76%) Degree
8 2 (3.17%) MCSA
9 1 (1.59%) MCSD
9 1 (1.59%) MCTS
9 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.59%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 18 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (74.60%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.46%) CheckPoint
3 9 (14.29%) VMware
4 6 (9.52%) HP
5 5 (7.94%) Brocade
5 5 (7.94%) Oracle
6 4 (6.35%) 3PAR
6 4 (6.35%) Veeam
6 4 (6.35%) Symantec
7 1 (1.59%) SolarWinds
Suffolk
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Blue Town Online
Salary: £41140 - £47677 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago