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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 26 29 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 6 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 5.45% 9.47% 13.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.00% 42.11% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 13
Average salary £16,750 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-62.77% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
Kent

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
40 38 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 36.36% 22.49% 29.90%
Number of salaries quoted 29 35 28
Average salary £22,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £13,800 £22,500 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £40,000 £45,000
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
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 28 November 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Tunbridge Wells

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 10 (76.92%) MCSE
2 9 (69.23%) CCNA
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) MCITP
4 7 (53.85%) A+ Certification
4 7 (53.85%) LAN
4 7 (53.85%) WAN
4 7 (53.85%) MCP
5 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
5 6 (46.15%) Wireless
6 5 (38.46%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
6 5 (38.46%) ITIL
7 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (23.08%) Finance
8 3 (23.08%) XenApp
8 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
8 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (23.08%) VMware
8 3 (23.08%) Retail
8 3 (23.08%) Firewall
8 3 (23.08%) Citrix
8 3 (23.08%) ADSL
8 3 (23.08%) Broadband
9 2 (15.38%) MS Office

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (7.69%) Lync
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) LAN
1 7 (53.85%) WAN
2 6 (46.15%) Wireless
3 3 (23.08%) ADSL
3 3 (23.08%) Broadband
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) BIG-IP
4 2 (15.38%) MPLS
4 2 (15.38%) OSPF
4 2 (15.38%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Junior
3 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) IT Support
4 3 (23.08%) Junior Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Help Desk Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Support Manager
5 2 (15.38%) IT Support Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Head of IT
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Support Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Junior IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Biometrics
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
5 1 (7.69%) Android
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
2 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) MCSE
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (69.23%) CCNA
3 8 (61.54%) MCITP
4 7 (53.85%) A+ Certification
4 7 (53.85%) MCP
5 5 (38.46%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (15.38%) CCNP
7 2 (15.38%) Degree
8 1 (7.69%) CCA
8 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (7.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) XenApp
2 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
3 2 (15.38%) vSphere
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Foglight
1 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Citrix
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
2 2 (15.38%) F5
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Apple
3 1 (7.69%) Meru Networks