The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Twickenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 12 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 6 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Twickenham 10.00% 3.17% 18.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.58% 7.14% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 17
Average salary £36,000 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
London

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

Qualifications Category
Twickenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
19 28 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Twickenham 31.67% 44.44% 45.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 41
Average salary £36,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.54% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Twickenham

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Twickenham

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Twickenham

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Twickenham

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Twickenham

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Twickenham 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Apple
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) WLAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) MCTS
4 2 (33.33%) MCITP
4 2 (33.33%) Statistics
4 2 (33.33%) CMDB
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Server+ Certification
5 1 (16.67%) VMware

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Twickenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Twickenham 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WLAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Statistics
2 2 (33.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Server+ Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCTS
2 2 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) VMware