The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 64 53 50
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 35 34 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.96% 3.13% 4.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.90% 10.97% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 63
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,700 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +6.66%
Microsoft Certification
South East

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

Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
294 310 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 24.85% 28.55% 29.30%
Number of salaries quoted 242 269 371
Average salary £38,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in West Sussex

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley 0 15 £40,000 -17.52% 1
Horsham -9 7 £26,500 -37.64%
Gatwick -2 5 £36,500 -24.74%
Haywards Heath -4 2 £33,000 +43.47%
Worthing -6 1 - -
Littlehampton - 1 £47,500 -
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 88 (73.95%) Microsoft
2 87 (73.11%) Windows
3 71 (59.66%) MCSE
4 62 (52.10%) Active Directory
5 59 (49.58%) ITIL
6 56 (47.06%) VMware
7 48 (40.34%) SQL Server
8 41 (34.45%) SharePoint
9 38 (31.93%) SQL
10 37 (31.09%) Citrix
11 36 (30.25%) Windows Server 2008
12 34 (28.57%) MCSA
13 30 (25.21%) MS Exchange
14 28 (23.53%) SCCM
15 27 (22.69%) VMware Infrastructure
16 26 (21.85%) Windows Server 2012
17 25 (21.01%) SharePoint 2013
17 25 (21.01%) MS Excel
17 25 (21.01%) Linux
17 25 (21.01%) MCP
18 24 (20.17%) .NET
18 24 (20.17%) DNS
18 24 (20.17%) MCITP
19 23 (19.33%) SAN
20 21 (17.65%) IIS
20 21 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
21 20 (16.81%) HTML
21 20 (16.81%) Cisco Certification
21 20 (16.81%) Finance
22 18 (15.13%) Firewall

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 41 (34.45%) SharePoint
2 30 (25.21%) MS Exchange
3 25 (21.01%) SharePoint 2013
4 21 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (17.65%) IIS
5 15 (12.61%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (5.04%) Lync
6 6 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (4.20%) CMS
8 4 (3.36%) Umbraco
8 4 (3.36%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (3.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.68%) SAS
10 1 (0.84%) Apache
Applications
1 25 (21.01%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.20%) MS Office
3 3 (2.52%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.68%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.08%) SaaS
2 10 (8.40%) IaaS
3 7 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (5.04%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (5.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.17%) DNS
2 23 (19.33%) SAN
3 18 (15.13%) Firewall
4 17 (14.29%) DHCP
5 12 (10.08%) TCP/IP
6 11 (9.24%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (7.56%) Internet
8 8 (6.72%) LAN
8 8 (6.72%) WAN
9 3 (2.52%) IPv4
9 3 (2.52%) SSH
9 3 (2.52%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.52%) Ethernet
9 3 (2.52%) FTP
9 3 (2.52%) SNMP
9 3 (2.52%) OSPF
9 3 (2.52%) BGP
9 3 (2.52%) Telnet
10 2 (1.68%) VoIP
10 2 (1.68%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (40.34%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.08%) MySQL
3 11 (9.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (6.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.36%) Redis
6 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.36%) DTS
6 4 (3.36%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Subversion
2 3 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (16.81%) Finance
2 9 (7.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (6.72%) Manufacturing
3 8 (6.72%) Retail
4 5 (4.20%) Back Office
5 2 (1.68%) Electronics
5 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.68%) Military
5 2 (1.68%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 25 (21.01%) Analyst
2 23 (19.33%) Developer
3 22 (18.49%) Support Engineer
4 20 (16.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (12.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 14 (11.76%) .NET Developer
6 14 (11.76%) Administrator
7 10 (8.40%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (8.40%) Applications Support
7 10 (8.40%) Applications Support Engineer
8 9 (7.56%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (6.72%) Support Analyst
9 8 (6.72%) Team Leader
10 7 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (5.88%) Senior Developer
10 7 (5.88%) Desktop Support
10 7 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (5.04%) Server Analyst
12 5 (4.20%) ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (4.20%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.17%) .NET
2 20 (16.81%) HTML
3 14 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 14 (11.76%) CSS
4 10 (8.40%) LAMP
5 7 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (4.20%) Web Services
6 5 (4.20%) XML
7 4 (3.36%) XHTML
7 4 (3.36%) jQuery
7 4 (3.36%) HTML5
7 4 (3.36%) RESTful
7 4 (3.36%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 4 (3.36%) .NET Framework
7 4 (3.36%) SOAP
7 4 (3.36%) Bing Maps
8 3 (2.52%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (0.84%) Google Maps API
10 1 (0.84%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.72%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (5.88%) Open Source
2 7 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 6 (5.04%) PKI
3 6 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.20%) Replication
5 4 (3.36%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.36%) EqualLogic
6 3 (2.52%) Firmware
7 2 (1.68%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.68%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.68%) iPhone
8 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.84%) Clustering
8 1 (0.84%) PDA
8 1 (0.84%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 87 (73.11%) Windows
2 36 (30.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (21.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (21.01%) Linux
5 14 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 10 (8.40%) Windows XP
7 9 (7.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (5.88%) Windows 8
9 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.52%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.68%) CentOS
12 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.84%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (49.58%) ITIL
2 16 (13.45%) Configuration Management
2 16 (13.45%) Service Management
2 16 (13.45%) Change Management
3 14 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 10 (8.40%) Coaching
4 10 (8.40%) CRM
5 9 (7.56%) ERP
5 9 (7.56%) Incident Management
6 8 (6.72%) OO
6 8 (6.72%) MVC
7 6 (5.04%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (5.04%) Project Management
7 6 (5.04%) Problem Management
7 6 (5.04%) Line Management
7 6 (5.04%) Change Control
8 5 (4.20%) Data Protection
8 5 (4.20%) ITIL V3
8 5 (4.20%) Scrum
8 5 (4.20%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 38 (31.93%) SQL
2 18 (15.13%) C#
2 18 (15.13%) JavaScript
3 10 (8.40%) PHP
4 9 (7.56%) T-SQL
4 9 (7.56%) VB
5 8 (6.72%) VB6
6 4 (3.36%) C
7 2 (1.68%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.84%) C++
8 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 71 (59.66%) MCSE
2 34 (28.57%) MCSA
3 25 (21.01%) MCP
4 24 (20.17%) MCITP
5 20 (16.81%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (15.13%) CCNA
7 14 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (8.40%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (7.56%) CCNP
9 9 (7.56%) SC Cleared
9 9 (7.56%) Security Cleared
10 8 (6.72%) Degree
10 8 (6.72%) MCTS
10 8 (6.72%) CCA
11 7 (5.88%) VCAP
12 5 (4.20%) MCDST
12 5 (4.20%) MCSD
13 3 (2.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (1.68%) HND
14 2 (1.68%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.56%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.68%) SLA
3 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 62 (52.10%) Active Directory
2 27 (22.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.92%) Hyper-V
3 13 (10.92%) UAG
4 10 (8.40%) vSphere
4 10 (8.40%) XenApp
5 6 (5.04%) MetaFrame
6 5 (4.20%) VMware ESX
7 4 (3.36%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (3.36%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.52%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.68%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.84%) VMware GSX
Systems Management
1 28 (23.53%) SCCM
2 9 (7.56%) SCOM
2 9 (7.56%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.20%) WSUS
3 5 (4.20%) SCSM
4 4 (3.36%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (2.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.68%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.68%) Nessus
6 2 (1.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.84%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.84%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.84%) MOM
7 1 (0.84%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 88 (73.95%) Microsoft
2 56 (47.06%) VMware
3 37 (31.09%) Citrix
4 18 (15.13%) Cisco
5 15 (12.61%) HP
6 12 (10.08%) Symantec
7 11 (9.24%) Red Hat
8 9 (7.56%) NetApp
9 5 (4.20%) Altiris
10 4 (3.36%) Wyse
10 4 (3.36%) Sitecore
10 4 (3.36%) Ektron
10 4 (3.36%) Apple
10 4 (3.36%) EMC
10 4 (3.36%) IBM
11 3 (2.52%) 3PAR
11 3 (2.52%) BT
12 2 (1.68%) McAfee
12 2 (1.68%) Sophos
12 2 (1.68%) Primavera
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