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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank - 31 15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells - 11.24% 8.45%
As % of the Qualifications category - 26.32% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 6
Average salary - £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.05% -1.33%
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
59 76 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 39.86% 42.70% 23.94%
Number of salaries quoted 47 64 15
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £26,390
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
2 5 (71.43%) A+ Certification
2 5 (71.43%) MCP
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) MCITP
3 4 (57.14%) MCSE
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) ADSL
4 3 (42.86%) Broadband
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) CCNP
6 1 (14.29%) VMware

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) ADSL
3 3 (42.86%) Broadband
4 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Junior
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Junior Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Help Desk Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support
3 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Junior IT Support
4 1 (14.29%) Junior IT Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Head of IT
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) A+ Certification
2 5 (71.43%) MCP
2 5 (71.43%) MCITP
3 4 (57.14%) MCSE
4 3 (42.86%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (14.29%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Foglight
1 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
1 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
1 1 (14.29%) F5