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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 78 42 68
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +26
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 33 77 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.81% 5.60% 2.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.57% 20.81% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 28 64 43
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £42,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.05% -1.33%
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
345 370 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 29.34% 26.91% 32.46%
Number of salaries quoted 294 304 371
Average salary £44,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 2015. 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
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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 -18 12 £47,500 +46.15% 3
Horsham -7 5 £40,000 +14.28%
Gatwick +4 3 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Worthing -3 2 £29,025 +5.54%
Burgess Hill - 2 £27,250 -
East Grinstead -5 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Haywards Heath - 1 £37,500 -
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 60 (83.33%) Windows
2 57 (79.17%) Microsoft
3 40 (55.56%) MCSE
4 38 (52.78%) VMware
5 37 (51.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 31 (43.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
9 26 (36.11%) MS Excel
9 26 (36.11%) SQL Server
10 24 (33.33%) ITIL
11 23 (31.94%) SharePoint
12 21 (29.17%) MCP
12 21 (29.17%) Hyper-V
12 21 (29.17%) Windows 7
13 19 (26.39%) MCITP
14 18 (25.00%) MCSA
14 18 (25.00%) Citrix
14 18 (25.00%) DNS
15 17 (23.61%) SQL
15 17 (23.61%) Office 365
16 16 (22.22%) Cisco
16 16 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
17 15 (20.83%) SCCM
18 14 (19.44%) Degree
18 14 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
18 14 (19.44%) TCP/IP
19 13 (18.06%) SAN
19 13 (18.06%) XenApp
20 11 (15.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 23 (31.94%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.89%) MS Exchange
3 9 (12.50%) Lync
4 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.56%) IIS
5 4 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.78%) SAS
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 26 (36.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (8.33%) MS Office
3 6 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (9.72%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (6.94%) Teamcenter
3 5 (6.94%) Primavera
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 17 (23.61%) Office 365
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.00%) DNS
2 14 (19.44%) TCP/IP
3 13 (18.06%) SAN
4 8 (11.11%) Firewall
4 8 (11.11%) DHCP
5 7 (9.72%) VoIP
6 6 (8.33%) LAN
7 3 (4.17%) PABX
7 3 (4.17%) WAN
7 3 (4.17%) Internet
8 2 (2.78%) Intranet
8 2 (2.78%) VPN
9 1 (1.39%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.39%) Skype
9 1 (1.39%) SSL
9 1 (1.39%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.94%) MySQL
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.39%) OLTP
5 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) JIRA
1 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (15.28%) Back Office
2 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.17%) Billing
3 3 (4.17%) Finance
3 3 (4.17%) Publishing
4 2 (2.78%) Military
4 2 (2.78%) Electronics
4 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Advertising
5 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.39%) Law
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (19.44%) Support Engineer
2 8 (11.11%) Architect
3 7 (9.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (6.94%) Applications Architect
5 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Designer
5 5 (6.94%) Designer
6 4 (5.56%) Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Systems Support
6 4 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (5.56%) Systems Support Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.17%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Designer
7 3 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Designer
7 3 (4.17%) Administrator
7 3 (4.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) Web Services
1 3 (4.17%) .NET
2 2 (2.78%) HTML
2 2 (2.78%) CSS
2 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.78%) HTML5
2 2 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.39%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.39%) CSS3
3 1 (1.39%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Clustering
1 4 (5.56%) Replication
1 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.17%) Fat Client
2 3 (4.17%) Smartphone
2 3 (4.17%) User Experience
2 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.17%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.78%) E-Learning
3 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (2.78%) EqualLogic
3 2 (2.78%) iPad
4 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 60 (83.33%) Windows
2 37 (51.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (43.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (29.17%) Windows 7
5 16 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (15.28%) Linux
7 8 (11.11%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.56%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.78%) UNIX
9 2 (2.78%) OS/400
9 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.78%) i5/OS
10 1 (1.39%) Android
10 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.39%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.33%) ITIL
2 10 (13.89%) Mentoring
3 9 (12.50%) Server Building
3 9 (12.50%) CRM
3 9 (12.50%) Project Management
4 8 (11.11%) Data Management
5 7 (9.72%) ITIL V3
5 7 (9.72%) Change Management
6 6 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (8.33%) TOGAF
7 5 (6.94%) Asset Management
7 5 (6.94%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (5.56%) Migration
8 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.56%) Load Balancing
8 4 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (4.17%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.17%) Business Analysis
9 3 (4.17%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.61%) SQL
2 6 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.78%) C#
4 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 40 (55.56%) MCSE
2 21 (29.17%) MCP
3 19 (26.39%) MCITP
4 18 (25.00%) MCSA
5 14 (19.44%) Degree
5 14 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (15.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (12.50%) HND
8 6 (8.33%) CCNP
8 6 (8.33%) CCNA
8 6 (8.33%) SC Cleared
8 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
9 4 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (4.17%) MOS
10 3 (4.17%) HP ASE
10 3 (4.17%) MCT
10 3 (4.17%) HNC
11 2 (2.78%) MCSD
11 2 (2.78%) MCDBA
11 2 (2.78%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) SLA
2 2 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 28 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (29.17%) Hyper-V
4 13 (18.06%) XenApp
5 5 (6.94%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (5.56%) VMware Server
7 3 (4.17%) vSphere
7 3 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (20.83%) SCCM
2 7 (9.72%) SCOM
3 6 (8.33%) SCVMM
3 6 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
4 4 (5.56%) WSUS
5 3 (4.17%) NetBackup
5 3 (4.17%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 57 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 38 (52.78%) VMware
3 18 (25.00%) Citrix
4 16 (22.22%) Cisco
5 11 (15.28%) HP
6 9 (12.50%) NetApp
7 8 (11.11%) 3PAR
8 7 (9.72%) Oracle
8 7 (9.72%) Websense
9 6 (8.33%) Symantec
10 5 (6.94%) Apple
11 4 (5.56%) IBM
12 3 (4.17%) LANDesk
13 2 (2.78%) CheckPoint
13 2 (2.78%) SAP
13 2 (2.78%) Cognos
13 2 (2.78%) Dell
13 2 (2.78%) Juniper
13 2 (2.78%) SonicWALL
13 2 (2.78%) Mitel
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