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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 49 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 17 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.14% 5.96% 5.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.26% 21.21% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 28
Average salary £44,000 £26,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.61% -34.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% -2.66%
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
151 132 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 27.86% 28.09% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 107 109 99
Average salary £43,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -26 7 £55,000 +120.00% 3
Newmarket - 4 £43,500 -
Microsoft Certification
East of England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
4 11 (36.67%) .NET
4 11 (36.67%) MCITP
5 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 10 (33.33%) MCSE
6 9 (30.00%) VMware
7 8 (26.67%) MCP
7 8 (26.67%) SharePoint
7 8 (26.67%) MCPD
8 7 (23.33%) Zachman Framework
8 7 (23.33%) TOGAF
8 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
8 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
8 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
8 7 (23.33%) Windows XP
8 7 (23.33%) SOA
8 7 (23.33%) UML
8 7 (23.33%) Law
9 6 (20.00%) J2EE
9 6 (20.00%) HP
9 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (16.67%) Brocade
10 5 (16.67%) HP ASE
10 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
10 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 5 (16.67%) Oracle
10 5 (16.67%) C#

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 8 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (13.33%) Lync
4 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) S-PLUS
3 2 (6.67%) MS Office
4 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) PaaS
2 2 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SAN
2 2 (6.67%) LAN
2 2 (6.67%) WLAN
2 2 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.33%) HTTP
3 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.33%) NAS
3 1 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (23.33%) Law
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Service Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Data Centre Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Developer
7 1 (3.33%) IT Support
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 8 Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Wintel Support
7 1 (3.33%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) J2EE
3 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (16.67%) Middleware
4 4 (13.33%) XML
5 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (6.67%) WCF
5 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (6.67%) SOAP
5 2 (6.67%) Web Services
6 1 (3.33%) Reactive Extensions
6 1 (3.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
1 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows XP
2 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) UML
1 7 (23.33%) SOA
1 7 (23.33%) Zachman Framework
1 7 (23.33%) TOGAF
2 4 (13.33%) MVC
2 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.67%) TDD
3 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (6.67%) CRM
3 2 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.33%) DSDM
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL
4 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.33%) Workflow
4 1 (3.33%) Migration
4 1 (3.33%) Scrum
4 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) MCITP
2 10 (33.33%) MCSE
3 8 (26.67%) MCP
3 8 (26.67%) MCPD
4 6 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (16.67%) HP ASE
6 3 (10.00%) Degree
7 2 (6.67%) MCSA
8 1 (3.33%) MCSD
8 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.33%) VCP5
8 1 (3.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
3 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) HP
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle
4 5 (16.67%) Brocade
5 4 (13.33%) Veeam
5 4 (13.33%) 3PAR
5 4 (13.33%) Symantec
6 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
Ipswich
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lowestoft, Suffolk
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Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Suffolk
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Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago