The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 44 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 72 41 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.53% 3.00% 3.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.93% 9.93% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 60 39 53
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
344 413 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.40% 30.21% 30.60%
Number of salaries quoted 287 320 394
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Microsoft Certification
South East

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 14 July 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 14 July 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 +37 29 £36,250 -9.37% 5
Gatwick +2 8 £37,500 -22.68%
Littlehampton - 7 £25,000 - 1
Horsham -18 6 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Worthing -2 4 £27,500 +22.22%
East Grinstead +1 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 99 (76.74%) Microsoft
2 93 (72.09%) Windows
3 68 (52.71%) MCSE
4 56 (43.41%) Active Directory
5 55 (42.64%) VMware
6 54 (41.86%) ITIL
6 54 (41.86%) SQL Server
7 48 (37.21%) SQL
8 36 (27.91%) SharePoint
9 33 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 32 (24.81%) Citrix
11 30 (23.26%) .NET
11 30 (23.26%) MCSA
11 30 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
12 29 (22.48%) MS Exchange
13 27 (20.93%) SAN
14 26 (20.16%) MCITP
15 25 (19.38%) SCCM
16 24 (18.60%) Linux
17 22 (17.05%) SharePoint 2013
18 21 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
18 21 (16.28%) MCP
18 21 (16.28%) C#
18 21 (16.28%) Finance
19 20 (15.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 20 (15.50%) HTML
19 20 (15.50%) MS Excel
19 20 (15.50%) DNS
19 20 (15.50%) Firewall
20 19 (14.73%) Cisco

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 36 (27.91%) SharePoint
2 29 (22.48%) MS Exchange
3 22 (17.05%) SharePoint 2013
4 21 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (13.18%) IIS
6 16 (12.40%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (5.43%) Lync
8 7 (5.43%) CMS
9 6 (4.65%) Umbraco
9 6 (4.65%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (3.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.78%) Apache
12 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (15.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.10%) MS Office
3 3 (2.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.55%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.30%) SaaS
2 10 (7.75%) IaaS
3 7 (5.43%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (20.93%) SAN
2 20 (15.50%) DNS
2 20 (15.50%) Firewall
3 14 (10.85%) DHCP
3 14 (10.85%) TCP/IP
4 12 (9.30%) Internet
5 9 (6.98%) WAN
6 8 (6.20%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (4.65%) Broadband
8 5 (3.88%) LAN
8 5 (3.88%) IP Telephony
9 4 (3.10%) Unified Communications
9 4 (3.10%) FTP
9 4 (3.10%) MPLS
10 3 (2.33%) OSPF
10 3 (2.33%) BGP
10 3 (2.33%) Telnet
10 3 (2.33%) IPv4
10 3 (2.33%) VPN
10 3 (2.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.30%) MySQL
2 12 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (6.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (4.65%) Redis
6 5 (3.88%) DTS
7 4 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.10%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (5.43%) Subversion
2 6 (4.65%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.88%) NUnit
3 5 (3.88%) MSTest
3 5 (3.88%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (3.88%) Moq
4 3 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.78%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (16.28%) Finance
2 8 (6.20%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (6.20%) Manufacturing
2 8 (6.20%) Retail
3 7 (5.43%) Back Office
4 6 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.55%) Military
5 2 (1.55%) Electronics
5 2 (1.55%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 29 (22.48%) Support Engineer
2 28 (21.71%) Developer
3 25 (19.38%) Analyst
4 21 (16.28%) .NET Developer
5 19 (14.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 18 (13.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 13 (10.08%) Administrator
8 11 (8.53%) Applications Support
9 10 (7.75%) 3rd Line Support
9 10 (7.75%) 2nd Line Support
9 10 (7.75%) Systems Administrator
9 10 (7.75%) Applications Support Engineer
10 9 (6.98%) Server Analyst
11 7 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (5.43%) IT Administrator
11 7 (5.43%) ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (5.43%) Team Leader
12 6 (4.65%) Senior Support Engineer
12 6 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
13 5 (3.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (23.26%) .NET
2 20 (15.50%) HTML
3 18 (13.95%) ASP.NET
4 14 (10.85%) CSS
4 14 (10.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (7.75%) LAMP
6 7 (5.43%) Web Services
6 7 (5.43%) XML
7 6 (4.65%) XHTML
7 6 (4.65%) SOAP
7 6 (4.65%) HTML5
7 6 (4.65%) RESTful
7 6 (4.65%) Bing Maps
8 5 (3.88%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (3.88%) Castle Windsor
8 5 (3.88%) Ninject
8 5 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (3.88%) Unity DI Container
8 5 (3.88%) WinForms
8 5 (3.88%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.75%) Client/Server
2 9 (6.98%) Open Source
3 8 (6.20%) EqualLogic
3 8 (6.20%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.65%) Replication
4 6 (4.65%) PKI
5 5 (3.88%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (3.10%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.33%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.33%) Firmware
8 2 (1.55%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.55%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.55%) iPhone
9 1 (0.78%) PDA
9 1 (0.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 93 (72.09%) Windows
2 33 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (18.60%) Linux
4 18 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (9.30%) Windows 7
6 8 (6.20%) Windows XP
7 7 (5.43%) Windows 8
8 6 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (3.88%) Mac OS
9 5 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.55%) CentOS
11 1 (0.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (41.86%) ITIL
2 16 (12.40%) Service Management
2 16 (12.40%) Change Management
3 15 (11.63%) MVC
4 12 (9.30%) Scrum
5 10 (7.75%) CRM
5 10 (7.75%) Project Management
6 9 (6.98%) ERP
6 9 (6.98%) Configuration Management
7 7 (5.43%) Change Control
8 6 (4.65%) E-Commerce
8 6 (4.65%) PRINCE2
8 6 (4.65%) Incident Management
8 6 (4.65%) Content Management
9 5 (3.88%) Problem Management
9 5 (3.88%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (3.88%) TDD
9 5 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (3.88%) Kanban
9 5 (3.88%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 48 (37.21%) SQL
2 21 (16.28%) C#
3 18 (13.95%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.75%) PHP
4 10 (7.75%) VB
5 9 (6.98%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.88%) VB6
6 5 (3.88%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.33%) C
8 2 (1.55%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 68 (52.71%) MCSE
2 30 (23.26%) MCSA
3 26 (20.16%) MCITP
4 21 (16.28%) MCP
5 20 (15.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 17 (13.18%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (11.63%) CCNA
8 14 (10.85%) MCTS
9 13 (10.08%) SC Cleared
9 13 (10.08%) Security Cleared
10 11 (8.53%) Citrix Certification
11 10 (7.75%) MCSD
11 10 (7.75%) MCDST
11 10 (7.75%) Degree
12 9 (6.98%) CCA
13 8 (6.20%) CCNP
14 6 (4.65%) VCAP
15 5 (3.88%) VCP5
15 5 (3.88%) JNCIS
15 5 (3.88%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.98%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (43.41%) Active Directory
2 30 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (11.63%) Hyper-V
4 12 (9.30%) XenApp
4 12 (9.30%) vSphere
5 9 (6.98%) UAG
6 7 (5.43%) MetaFrame
7 6 (4.65%) VMware ESX
8 5 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (3.88%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.55%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.55%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.78%) VMware GSX
Systems Management
1 25 (19.38%) SCCM
2 10 (7.75%) SCOM
2 10 (7.75%) Backup Exec
3 8 (6.20%) SCSM
4 7 (5.43%) WSUS
5 4 (3.10%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.55%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.55%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.55%) Nessus
7 2 (1.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.78%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.78%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.78%) MOM
Vendors
1 99 (76.74%) Microsoft
2 55 (42.64%) VMware
3 32 (24.81%) Citrix
4 19 (14.73%) Cisco
5 17 (13.18%) HP
6 10 (7.75%) Symantec
7 9 (6.98%) NetApp
8 8 (6.20%) Red Hat
9 6 (4.65%) Juniper
9 6 (4.65%) Dell
9 6 (4.65%) Sitecore
9 6 (4.65%) Ektron
10 5 (3.88%) WatchGuard
10 5 (3.88%) Mitel
11 4 (3.10%) Altiris
11 4 (3.10%) Wyse
11 4 (3.10%) EMC
11 4 (3.10%) Apple
12 3 (2.33%) ProCurve
13 2 (1.55%) 3PAR
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