The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 31 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 1.69% - 4.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.88% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 10
Average salary £33,750 - £38,750
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 - £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 - £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
Microsoft Certification
Hertfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
41 13 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 34.75% 16.05% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 58
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (50.00%) MCDST
1 2 (50.00%) MCTS
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix