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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 72 46 63
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 36 69 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.13% 5.23% 3.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.88% 19.94% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 31 57 41
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
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
303 346 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.35% 26.23% 30.04%
Number of salaries quoted 253 287 304
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 29 July 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 29 July 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
(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
Gatwick +1 15 £43,750 +16.66%
Crawley -22 13 £43,000 +1.17% 1
Horsham -2 2 £42,000 +40.00% 2
Chichester - 1 £35,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 56 (77.78%) Windows
2 54 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 38 (52.78%) MCSE
4 35 (48.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (47.22%) Active Directory
6 33 (45.83%) MS Excel
6 33 (45.83%) VMware
7 29 (40.28%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (37.50%) SQL
9 25 (34.72%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (30.56%) SQL Server
10 22 (30.56%) ITIL
11 20 (27.78%) Windows 7
12 19 (26.39%) Hyper-V
12 19 (26.39%) SharePoint
13 16 (22.22%) MCP
13 16 (22.22%) Cisco
13 16 (22.22%) MS Exchange
13 16 (22.22%) DNS
13 16 (22.22%) SCCM
14 15 (20.83%) MCITP
15 14 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
16 13 (18.06%) MCSA
17 12 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (16.67%) Firewall
18 11 (15.28%) SAN
18 11 (15.28%) Degree
18 11 (15.28%) Exchange Server 2010
19 10 (13.89%) Lync
19 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 19 (26.39%) SharePoint
2 16 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 11 (15.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (13.89%) Lync
5 8 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (6.94%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (5.56%) IIS
7 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.78%) SAS
9 1 (1.39%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 33 (45.83%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.72%) MS Office
2 7 (9.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (6.94%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.17%) Primavera
2 3 (4.17%) Teamcenter
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Office 365
2 3 (4.17%) IaaS
2 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.22%) DNS
2 12 (16.67%) Firewall
3 11 (15.28%) SAN
4 7 (9.72%) DHCP
5 6 (8.33%) VPN
6 5 (6.94%) LAN
7 4 (5.56%) TCP/IP
8 3 (4.17%) Internet
8 3 (4.17%) Wireless
9 2 (2.78%) VoIP
9 2 (2.78%) WAN
9 2 (2.78%) Intranet
10 1 (1.39%) SSL
10 1 (1.39%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.39%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.17%) MySQL
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.78%) OLTP
5 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.39%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 10 (13.89%) Back Office
2 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.94%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.17%) Law
4 3 (4.17%) Legal
4 3 (4.17%) Finance
4 3 (4.17%) Publishing
4 3 (4.17%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.78%) Retail
5 2 (2.78%) Billing
5 2 (2.78%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (18.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (13.89%) Support Engineer
3 6 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (8.33%) Architect
3 6 (8.33%) Analyst
3 6 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (6.94%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (6.94%) Technical Support
5 4 (5.56%) Applications Architect
5 4 (5.56%) Systems Support
5 4 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.56%) Desktop Support
5 4 (5.56%) Developer
5 4 (5.56%) Systems Support Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Designer
6 3 (4.17%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 3 (4.17%) Designer
6 3 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) .NET
2 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.17%) HTML
3 3 (4.17%) CSS
3 3 (4.17%) Web Services
3 3 (4.17%) HTML5
4 2 (2.78%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.78%) jQuery
5 1 (1.39%) COM
5 1 (1.39%) MDX
5 1 (1.39%) CSS3
5 1 (1.39%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.17%) Fat Client
4 3 (4.17%) Replication
4 3 (4.17%) Clustering
4 3 (4.17%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.78%) User Experience
5 2 (2.78%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.78%) E-Learning
5 2 (2.78%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.78%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.78%) iPad
5 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 56 (77.78%) Windows
2 35 (48.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (34.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (27.78%) Windows 7
5 12 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (13.89%) Linux
7 9 (12.50%) Windows XP
8 7 (9.72%) Mac OS X
9 4 (5.56%) UNIX
10 3 (4.17%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.78%) i5/OS
11 2 (2.78%) Android
11 2 (2.78%) OS/400
12 1 (1.39%) HPUX
12 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.56%) ITIL
2 9 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 7 (9.72%) Project Management
3 7 (9.72%) Change Management
4 6 (8.33%) Data Management
4 6 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 6 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 6 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 5 (6.94%) Migration
5 5 (6.94%) Strategic Planning
5 5 (6.94%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (6.94%) Server Building
5 5 (6.94%) ITIL V3
5 5 (6.94%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.56%) Time Management
6 4 (5.56%) Network Architecture
6 4 (5.56%) Patch Management
6 4 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 27 (37.50%) SQL
2 7 (9.72%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.94%) C#
5 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.78%) X++
Qualifications
1 38 (52.78%) MCSE
2 16 (22.22%) MCP
3 15 (20.83%) MCITP
4 14 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (18.06%) MCSA
6 11 (15.28%) Degree
7 8 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 8 (11.11%) Security Cleared
8 7 (9.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (9.72%) HND
8 7 (9.72%) CCNA
9 6 (8.33%) CCNP
10 4 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (4.17%) MOS
11 3 (4.17%) CCIE
12 2 (2.78%) MCT
12 2 (2.78%) A+ Certification
12 2 (2.78%) IBM Certification
12 2 (2.78%) CCA
12 2 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) SLA
2 5 (6.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.39%) QA
3 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (47.22%) Active Directory
2 29 (40.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (26.39%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.33%) XenApp
5 3 (4.17%) XenServer
5 3 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (4.17%) UAG
6 2 (2.78%) vSphere
7 1 (1.39%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (22.22%) SCCM
2 6 (8.33%) SCOM
3 5 (6.94%) WSUS
4 3 (4.17%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.78%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.78%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.78%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (2.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.39%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 54 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 33 (45.83%) VMware
3 16 (22.22%) Cisco
4 9 (12.50%) HP
4 9 (12.50%) Citrix
5 7 (9.72%) NetApp
6 5 (6.94%) Apple
6 5 (6.94%) Oracle
6 5 (6.94%) Symantec
7 4 (5.56%) Fortinet
7 4 (5.56%) IBM
8 3 (4.17%) EMC
8 3 (4.17%) Intel
8 3 (4.17%) LANDesk
8 3 (4.17%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.78%) SonicWALL
9 2 (2.78%) Mitel
9 2 (2.78%) Dell
9 2 (2.78%) SAP
9 2 (2.78%) Cognos
Crawley, West Sussex
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hassocks, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bognor Regis, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago