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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 43 42 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 13 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.66% 3.47% 4.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.70% 14.29% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 21
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
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
134 98 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 27.40% 24.26% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 119 81 120
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 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 August 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 August 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 -8 8 £33,000 -17.50% 2
Bury St Edmunds +11 4 £47,500 +11.76%
Microsoft Certification
East of England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 44 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (50.91%) SQL Server
3 26 (47.27%) .NET
3 26 (47.27%) Windows
4 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (38.18%) MS Excel
5 21 (38.18%) MS Exchange
6 20 (36.36%) C#
7 17 (30.91%) MS Office
7 17 (30.91%) MCSE
8 16 (29.09%) CCNA
8 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
8 16 (29.09%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (29.09%) TDD
9 14 (25.45%) Hyper-V
9 14 (25.45%) Office 365
9 14 (25.45%) Internet
10 13 (23.64%) CheckPoint
10 13 (23.64%) CRM
10 13 (23.64%) SharePoint
10 13 (23.64%) SQL
10 13 (23.64%) Dynamics CRM
10 13 (23.64%) Project Planning
11 12 (21.82%) jQuery
11 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
11 12 (21.82%) HTML
11 12 (21.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (20.00%) Linux
13 10 (18.18%) MCP
14 9 (16.36%) Migration

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (38.18%) MS Exchange
2 13 (23.64%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.27%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (5.45%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (38.18%) MS Excel
2 17 (30.91%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (23.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.45%) Office 365
2 8 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) Internet
2 8 (14.55%) SAN
3 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.45%) Firewall
4 2 (3.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (50.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.45%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.45%) Apache Hive
3 3 (5.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Developer
2 14 (25.45%) Software Engineer
3 12 (21.82%) Programmer
3 12 (21.82%) Graduate
3 12 (21.82%) Software Developer
3 12 (21.82%) Graduate Software Developer
3 12 (21.82%) Graduate Developer
3 12 (21.82%) .NET Programmer
3 12 (21.82%) Software Programmer
3 12 (21.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 12 (21.82%) Graduate Programmer
3 12 (21.82%) Applications Engineer
3 12 (21.82%) Software Applications Engineer
4 10 (18.18%) Help Desk Engineer
4 10 (18.18%) Architect
5 9 (16.36%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (16.36%) Support Engineer
6 8 (14.55%) Systems Support
6 8 (14.55%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (14.55%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (47.27%) .NET
2 12 (21.82%) HTML
2 12 (21.82%) jQuery
2 12 (21.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (9.09%) XML
3 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 4 (7.27%) SOAP
4 4 (7.27%) Web Services
4 4 (7.27%) Reactive Extensions
4 4 (7.27%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 4 (7.27%) WCF
4 4 (7.27%) Silverlight
5 3 (5.45%) Java EE
5 3 (5.45%) STL
6 1 (1.82%) ADO
6 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Cybercrime
3 1 (1.82%) NHS
3 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.82%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 26 (47.27%) Windows
2 11 (20.00%) Linux
3 8 (14.55%) UNIX
4 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.45%) Android
5 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.09%) TDD
3 13 (23.64%) Project Planning
3 13 (23.64%) CRM
4 9 (16.36%) Migration
4 9 (16.36%) Time Management
4 9 (16.36%) SDLC
5 8 (14.55%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (14.55%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (14.55%) Release Management
6 4 (7.27%) Data Migration
6 4 (7.27%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.27%) Workflow
6 4 (7.27%) MVVM
7 3 (5.45%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (5.45%) Mobile Development
7 3 (5.45%) Cyber Security
7 3 (5.45%) Multithreading
7 3 (5.45%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (5.45%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (36.36%) C#
2 13 (23.64%) SQL
3 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.55%) Shell Script
4 8 (14.55%) PowerShell
5 6 (10.91%) VB
6 5 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 5 (9.09%) VB6
7 3 (5.45%) Objective-C
7 3 (5.45%) C
7 3 (5.45%) C++
7 3 (5.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) MCSE
2 16 (29.09%) CCNA
2 16 (29.09%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (18.18%) MCP
4 8 (14.55%) CCNP
5 4 (7.27%) MCITP
6 3 (5.45%) CISSP
6 3 (5.45%) SSCP
6 3 (5.45%) Linux+ Certification
6 3 (5.45%) GIAC
7 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.45%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 44 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.64%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.64%) Autodesk
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco
4 1 (1.82%) Kofax
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