The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Tunbridge Wells region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 8 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 8 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 11.11% 10.37% 5.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 23.61% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 5
Average salary £43,890 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.27% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,950 £37,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
Microsoft Certification
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tunbridge Wells region.

Qualifications Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
16 72 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 22.22% 43.90% 15.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15 63 11
Average salary £42,781 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.95% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £13,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Tunbridge Wells

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Tunbridge Wells region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Tunbridge Wells

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 19 (79.17%) MCSE
2 18 (75.00%) Windows
3 12 (50.00%) ITIL
3 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 11 (45.83%) CCNA
4 11 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (45.83%) MCP
4 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
6 9 (37.50%) LAN
6 9 (37.50%) WAN
6 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
7 7 (29.17%) MCITP
7 7 (29.17%) MCSA
7 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
7 7 (29.17%) A+ Certification
8 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
8 6 (25.00%) Wireless
9 5 (20.83%) Firewall
9 5 (20.83%) Finance
9 5 (20.83%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (20.83%) VMware
9 5 (20.83%) Citrix
9 5 (20.83%) FTP
9 5 (20.83%) SQL
9 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
9 5 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) LAN
1 9 (37.50%) WAN
2 6 (25.00%) Wireless
3 5 (20.83%) FTP
3 5 (20.83%) Firewall
4 4 (16.67%) MPLS
4 4 (16.67%) OSPF
4 4 (16.67%) BGP
5 3 (12.50%) BIG-IP
5 3 (12.50%) ADSL
5 3 (12.50%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) NUnit
1 4 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (16.67%) Moq
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Help Desk Support
2 5 (20.83%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Junior
3 4 (16.67%) IT Support
3 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Junior Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Manager
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Head of IT
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Field Service Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
1 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (16.67%) NHibernate
1 4 (16.67%) LINQ
1 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Vista
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.67%) MVC
3 4 (16.67%) Scrum
3 4 (16.67%) TDD
3 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (16.67%) Kanban
3 4 (16.67%) BDD
3 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (79.17%) MCSE
2 11 (45.83%) MCP
2 11 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (45.83%) CCNA
3 7 (29.17%) MCITP
3 7 (29.17%) A+ Certification
3 7 (29.17%) MCSA
4 5 (20.83%) Network+ Certification
4 5 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (16.67%) MCTS
5 4 (16.67%) CCNP
5 4 (16.67%) MCAD
5 4 (16.67%) MCSD
5 4 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (4.17%) CCA
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) XenApp
2 5 (20.83%) XenDesktop
3 4 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (12.50%) Foglight
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Citrix
2 5 (20.83%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 4 (16.67%) F5
3 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Mercator
4 1 (4.17%) Meru Networks
4 1 (4.17%) Apple
4 1 (4.17%) HP