The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 17 20 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 1.92% 1.22% 20.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.11% 3.85% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.86% +5.33%
Microsoft Certification
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sussex region.

Qualifications Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 17.31% 31.71% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 15
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Sussex region.

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Sussex

Microsoft Certification
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) MOF
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Intune
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) SCOrch
1 1 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (100.00%) SCSM

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) MOF
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Intune
1 1 (100.00%) SCOrch
1 1 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (100.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft