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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 76 58 66
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 26 43 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.37% 4.08% 3.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.31% 14.29% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 23 41 30
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £29,000 £22,981
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
313 301 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 28.48% 28.53% 26.15%
Number of salaries quoted 281 245 245
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +1 11 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Gatwick -6 6 £67,500 +68.75%
Worthing -3 5 £50,000 +30.93%
East Grinstead - 2 £40,000 -
Billingshurst - 1 £27,500 -
Chichester - 1 £20,000 -
Horsham - 1 £35,000 - 2
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 66 (83.54%) Microsoft
2 44 (55.70%) MCSE
3 40 (50.63%) MS Excel
3 40 (50.63%) MS Exchange
4 36 (45.57%) Windows
5 35 (44.30%) Active Directory
6 32 (40.51%) SQL Server
7 30 (37.97%) Exchange Server 2010
8 28 (35.44%) SharePoint
9 27 (34.18%) Windows Server
10 26 (32.91%) SharePoint 2010
10 26 (32.91%) Hyper-V
11 25 (31.65%) SharePoint 2013
12 24 (30.38%) SQL
13 22 (27.85%) VMware
14 21 (26.58%) Finance
14 21 (26.58%) Lync
15 19 (24.05%) Exchange Server 2013
15 19 (24.05%) SAN
15 19 (24.05%) LAN
15 19 (24.05%) HP
15 19 (24.05%) Windows Server 2008
16 18 (22.78%) Windows 7
16 18 (22.78%) Cisco
16 18 (22.78%) PRINCE2
16 18 (22.78%) Mentoring
17 17 (21.52%) MCSA
17 17 (21.52%) MCP
17 17 (21.52%) SQL Server 2008
17 17 (21.52%) Data Management

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 40 (50.63%) MS Exchange
2 30 (37.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (35.44%) SharePoint
4 26 (32.91%) SharePoint 2010
5 25 (31.65%) SharePoint 2013
6 21 (26.58%) Lync
7 19 (24.05%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.27%) IIS
8 1 (1.27%) SAS
Applications
1 40 (50.63%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.86%) MS Office
3 3 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Office 365
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.05%) LAN
1 19 (24.05%) SAN
2 15 (18.99%) WAN
3 14 (17.72%) VoIP
4 9 (11.39%) Firewall
5 8 (10.13%) DNS
6 4 (5.06%) DHCP
6 4 (5.06%) Skype
6 4 (5.06%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (5.06%) WLAN
7 3 (3.80%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (3.80%) iSCSI
7 3 (3.80%) SSL
8 1 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.27%) Internet
8 1 (1.27%) PABX
8 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (40.51%) SQL Server
2 17 (21.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.33%) Data Mining
5 4 (5.06%) DB2
5 4 (5.06%) GIS
5 4 (5.06%) Informix
5 4 (5.06%) InterSystems Cache
5 4 (5.06%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.06%) MySQL
5 4 (5.06%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.06%) SAP HANA
6 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.27%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) ERwin
1 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.27%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (26.58%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Legal
3 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.27%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.27%) French Language
4 1 (1.27%) German Language
4 1 (1.27%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.27%) Publishing
4 1 (1.27%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (22.78%) IT Engineer
2 17 (21.52%) Architect
3 13 (16.46%) Enterprise Architect
3 13 (16.46%) Virtualisation Architect
4 12 (15.19%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 12 (15.19%) Support Engineer
5 11 (13.92%) 1st Line Engineer
5 11 (13.92%) 1st Line Support
5 11 (13.92%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 9 (11.39%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (11.39%) IT Support
6 9 (11.39%) Windows Engineer
7 8 (10.13%) IT Support Engineer
7 8 (10.13%) Server Support
8 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) Network Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) Network Support
8 7 (8.86%) Network Support Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) Windows Support Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.86%) .NET
2 5 (6.33%) REST
3 4 (5.06%) JSON
3 4 (5.06%) Middleware
4 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.53%) COM
5 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.27%) CSS
5 1 (1.27%) CSS3
5 1 (1.27%) HTML
5 1 (1.27%) HTML5
5 1 (1.27%) jQuery
5 1 (1.27%) MDX
5 1 (1.27%) OAuth
5 1 (1.27%) SOAP
5 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Clustering
2 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.59%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.33%) Private Cloud
5 4 (5.06%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.06%) Data Integration
5 4 (5.06%) Data Structures
5 4 (5.06%) Economics
5 4 (5.06%) EqualLogic
5 4 (5.06%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.80%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.53%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.27%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 36 (45.57%) Windows
2 27 (34.18%) Windows Server
3 19 (24.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (22.78%) Windows 7
5 11 (13.92%) Mac OS X
6 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (6.33%) Linux
8 4 (5.06%) Unix
8 4 (5.06%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.80%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (3.80%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.53%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.27%) Debian
11 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.78%) Mentoring
1 18 (22.78%) PRINCE2
2 17 (21.52%) Data Management
3 15 (18.99%) Patch Management
4 13 (16.46%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 13 (16.46%) High Availability
4 13 (16.46%) Network Load Balancing
4 13 (16.46%) TOGAF
4 13 (16.46%) Translating Business Requirements
5 8 (10.13%) Investment Management
6 7 (8.86%) ITIL
7 6 (7.59%) CRM
7 6 (7.59%) DevOps
8 5 (6.33%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.33%) Coaching
8 5 (6.33%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.33%) Scrum
8 5 (6.33%) Time Management
9 4 (5.06%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.06%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.38%) SQL
2 6 (7.59%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.06%) C#
4 1 (1.27%) C
4 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.27%) Perl
4 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.27%) VBA
4 1 (1.27%) X++
Qualifications
1 44 (55.70%) MCSE
2 17 (21.52%) MCP
2 17 (21.52%) MCSA
3 16 (20.25%) CCNA
3 16 (20.25%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (18.99%) Degree
5 10 (12.66%) MCITP
6 7 (8.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (6.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (5.06%) CITP
8 4 (5.06%) MBA
8 4 (5.06%) MCDBA
8 4 (5.06%) Postgraduate
9 3 (3.80%) CCA
9 3 (3.80%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (3.80%) HND
9 3 (3.80%) RHCT
10 2 (2.53%) A+ Certification
10 2 (2.53%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (44.30%) Active Directory
2 26 (32.91%) Hyper-V
3 16 (20.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (8.86%) Terminal Server
4 7 (8.86%) vSphere
5 5 (6.33%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.80%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.80%) XenServer
7 1 (1.27%) vCloud
7 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (20.25%) SCCM
2 8 (10.13%) SCOM
3 4 (5.06%) Backup Exec
3 4 (5.06%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.80%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (1.27%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 66 (83.54%) Microsoft
2 22 (27.85%) VMware
3 19 (24.05%) HP
4 18 (22.78%) Cisco
5 14 (17.72%) 3PAR
6 13 (16.46%) CheckPoint
6 13 (16.46%) F5
6 13 (16.46%) Juniper
7 12 (15.19%) Citrix
8 10 (12.66%) Oracle
9 7 (8.86%) SAP
10 5 (6.33%) Sybase
11 4 (5.06%) Dell
11 4 (5.06%) MuleSoft
11 4 (5.06%) Veeam
12 3 (3.80%) McAfee
12 3 (3.80%) NetApp
12 3 (3.80%) Palo Alto
13 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
13 1 (1.27%) Symantec
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