The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 24 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 12 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 6.59% 1.00% 5.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.90% 2.60% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 5
Average salary £27,500 £56,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.11% +54.10%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 Uxbridge region.

Qualifications Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
71 77 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 39.01% 38.31% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 47 72 50
Average salary £36,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.63% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £39,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £63,800 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Uxbridge

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) MCSA
3 17 (77.27%) MCSE
3 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
4 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 12 (54.55%) VMware
4 12 (54.55%) MCTS
5 11 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 11 (50.00%) MCP
6 10 (45.45%) Citrix
6 10 (45.45%) MCITP
7 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (40.91%) CCNA
7 9 (40.91%) SAN
8 8 (36.36%) Law
8 8 (36.36%) Legal
8 8 (36.36%) Document Management
9 7 (31.82%) HP
9 7 (31.82%) ITIL
10 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
10 6 (27.27%) Internet
11 5 (22.73%) Change Control
11 5 (22.73%) Capacity Management
11 5 (22.73%) Business Continuity
11 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
11 5 (22.73%) Firewall
11 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (18.18%) Cisco
12 4 (18.18%) MS Office
12 4 (18.18%) SQL

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.55%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
2 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) SAN
2 6 (27.27%) Internet
3 5 (22.73%) Firewall
4 4 (18.18%) IP Telephony
4 4 (18.18%) Network Security
5 2 (9.09%) MPLS
5 2 (9.09%) LAN
5 2 (9.09%) WAN
5 2 (9.09%) DHCP
5 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.09%) VPN
5 2 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (36.36%) Law
1 8 (36.36%) Legal
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
1 6 (27.27%) Support Analyst
1 6 (27.27%) IT Support
2 5 (22.73%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Senior Support Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Support Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Support
4 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) EPoS
1 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 2 (9.09%) Device Driver
1 2 (9.09%) PDA
1 2 (9.09%) FMCG
2 1 (4.55%) GIS
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Document Management
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
3 5 (22.73%) Change Control
3 5 (22.73%) Capacity Management
3 5 (22.73%) Business Continuity
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (81.82%) MCSA
2 17 (77.27%) MCSE
3 12 (54.55%) MCTS
4 11 (50.00%) MCP
5 10 (45.45%) MCITP
6 9 (40.91%) CCNA
6 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (9.09%) IBM Certification
8 2 (9.09%) HP AIS
8 2 (9.09%) MCDST
9 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
9 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
9 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
9 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (4.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Firmware
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) XenApp
2 2 (9.09%) vSphere
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) VMware
3 10 (45.45%) Citrix
4 7 (31.82%) HP
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco
6 2 (9.09%) IBM
6 2 (9.09%) Dell
6 2 (9.09%) DataCore
7 1 (4.55%) Lumension
7 1 (4.55%) Sophos
7 1 (4.55%) ESRI
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle