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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 42 53 46
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 19 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.97% 2.13% 3.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.36% 9.02% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 15
Median salary £43,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £65,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
78 122 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 20.42% 23.64% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 67 92 79
Median salary £34,500 £50,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds - 13 £43,000 - 1
Ipswich +15 5 £30,000 -40.00%
Microsoft Certification
East of England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 38 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 34 (89.47%) SQL Server
3 33 (86.84%) SQL
4 32 (84.21%) .NET
5 30 (78.95%) SDLC
6 27 (71.05%) T-SQL
6 27 (71.05%) C#
6 27 (71.05%) ASP.NET
6 27 (71.05%) MVC
7 25 (65.79%) WCF
8 24 (63.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (60.53%) .NET Framework
9 23 (60.53%) Entity Framework
9 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET Web API
9 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (42.11%) SOA
11 15 (39.47%) Visual Studio
11 15 (39.47%) WinForms
11 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 12 (31.58%) SharePoint
13 11 (28.95%) Windows
13 11 (28.95%) VB.NET
14 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
14 9 (23.68%) Mobile App
14 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (21.05%) Presales
16 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
16 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (15.79%) Active Directory

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (7.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Firewall
1 4 (10.53%) VPN
2 3 (7.89%) DNS
2 3 (7.89%) HTTP
2 3 (7.89%) HTTPS
2 3 (7.89%) IMAP
2 3 (7.89%) Internet
2 3 (7.89%) SMTP
3 1 (2.63%) LAN
3 1 (2.63%) VLAN
3 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 24 (63.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (5.26%) OLTP
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Developer
2 25 (65.79%) C# Developer
2 25 (65.79%) Systems Developer
3 16 (42.11%) Senior Developer
4 15 (39.47%) Senior C# Developer
4 15 (39.47%) Senior Systems Developer
5 12 (31.58%) .NET Developer
5 12 (31.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Architect
7 5 (13.16%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (10.53%) IT Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 3 (7.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) IT Support
9 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (84.21%) .NET
2 27 (71.05%) ASP.NET
3 25 (65.79%) WCF
4 23 (60.53%) .NET Framework
4 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET Web API
4 23 (60.53%) Entity Framework
5 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 15 (39.47%) WinForms
6 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (13.16%) jQuery
7 5 (13.16%) LINQ
8 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.63%) CSS
8 1 (2.63%) HTML
8 1 (2.63%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.89%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.89%) Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Mac OS
3 3 (7.89%) Unix
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) SDLC
2 27 (71.05%) MVC
3 16 (42.11%) SOA
4 8 (21.05%) Presales
5 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.16%) CRM
6 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (13.16%) High Availability
6 5 (13.16%) Project Planning
6 5 (13.16%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (13.16%) TOGAF
6 5 (13.16%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (7.89%) ArchiMate
7 3 (7.89%) Ticket Management
8 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.26%) Process Management
8 2 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.63%) Front End Development
9 1 (2.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (86.84%) SQL
2 27 (71.05%) C#
2 27 (71.05%) T-SQL
3 11 (28.95%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) MCSE
2 3 (7.89%) A+ Certification
2 3 (7.89%) CCNA
2 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.89%) MCP
2 3 (7.89%) MCSA
2 3 (7.89%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
2 3 (7.89%) Google
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix
4 1 (2.63%) VMware
Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Limited
Salary: Benefits + Microsoft Certifications
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Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits + MCSD training + career
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