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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 74 44 71
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +27
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 35 75 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.01% 5.67% 3.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.22% 20.95% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29 62 40
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £47,250 £47,750
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
312 358 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.83% 27.08% 30.90%
Number of salaries quoted 264 296 329
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +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 3 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 3 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
Crawley -11 16 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Gatwick -7 7 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Horsham -7 3 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Chichester - 1 £35,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 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 61 (83.56%) Windows
2 59 (80.82%) Microsoft
3 40 (54.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (50.68%) MCSE
5 35 (47.95%) Active Directory
6 34 (46.58%) MS Excel
6 34 (46.58%) VMware
7 28 (38.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (36.99%) VMware Infrastructure
9 25 (34.25%) SharePoint
10 23 (31.51%) SQL
10 23 (31.51%) SQL Server
11 22 (30.14%) ITIL
12 21 (28.77%) MCP
12 21 (28.77%) Windows 7
13 20 (27.40%) Hyper-V
14 17 (23.29%) SCCM
14 17 (23.29%) MCSA
14 17 (23.29%) DNS
15 15 (20.55%) MS Exchange
15 15 (20.55%) MCITP
16 14 (19.18%) Cisco
16 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (16.44%) Citrix
18 11 (15.07%) Back Office
18 11 (15.07%) SAN
18 11 (15.07%) Cisco Certification
18 11 (15.07%) Office 365
18 11 (15.07%) Mentoring
19 10 (13.70%) Lync

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 25 (34.25%) SharePoint
2 15 (20.55%) MS Exchange
3 10 (13.70%) Lync
3 10 (13.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (10.96%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (6.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (5.48%) IIS
6 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.74%) SAS
7 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 34 (46.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.22%) MS Office
2 6 (8.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.48%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.11%) Primavera
2 3 (4.11%) Teamcenter
2 3 (4.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.74%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.07%) Office 365
2 3 (4.11%) IaaS
2 3 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.29%) DNS
2 11 (15.07%) SAN
3 8 (10.96%) DHCP
3 8 (10.96%) Firewall
4 7 (9.59%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.85%) LAN
5 5 (6.85%) VoIP
6 3 (4.11%) VPN
6 3 (4.11%) Internet
7 2 (2.74%) WAN
7 2 (2.74%) Intranet
8 1 (1.37%) SSL
8 1 (1.37%) Wireless
8 1 (1.37%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.37%) PABX
8 1 (1.37%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.51%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (4.11%) MySQL
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.37%) OLTP
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 11 (15.07%) Back Office
2 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.48%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.11%) Law
3 3 (4.11%) Legal
3 3 (4.11%) Finance
3 3 (4.11%) Publishing
3 3 (4.11%) Billing
4 2 (2.74%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (16.44%) Support Engineer
1 12 (16.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (8.22%) Analyst
2 6 (8.22%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (6.85%) Architect
3 5 (6.85%) Technical Support
3 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Designer
3 5 (6.85%) Designer
4 4 (5.48%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (5.48%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (5.48%) Systems Support
4 4 (5.48%) Support Analyst
4 4 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (5.48%) Developer
5 3 (4.11%) Trainer
5 3 (4.11%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (4.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (4.11%) Administrator
5 3 (4.11%) Team Leader
5 3 (4.11%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.22%) .NET
2 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.11%) HTML
3 3 (4.11%) CSS
3 3 (4.11%) Web Services
3 3 (4.11%) HTML5
4 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.74%) jQuery
5 1 (1.37%) COM
5 1 (1.37%) MDX
5 1 (1.37%) CSS3
5 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.48%) Replication
4 3 (4.11%) Clustering
4 3 (4.11%) Thin Client
4 3 (4.11%) Smartphone
4 3 (4.11%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.11%) Fat Client
4 3 (4.11%) User Experience
5 2 (2.74%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.74%) iPad
5 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.74%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.74%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 61 (83.56%) Windows
2 40 (54.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (38.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (28.77%) Windows 7
5 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (12.33%) Linux
6 9 (12.33%) Windows XP
7 7 (9.59%) Mac OS X
8 4 (5.48%) UNIX
9 2 (2.74%) i5/OS
9 2 (2.74%) Android
9 2 (2.74%) OS/400
9 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.37%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) ITIL
2 11 (15.07%) Mentoring
3 8 (10.96%) Service Delivery
4 7 (9.59%) Change Management
4 7 (9.59%) Project Management
4 7 (9.59%) CRM
4 7 (9.59%) ITIL V3
4 7 (9.59%) Server Building
5 5 (6.85%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (6.85%) Data Management
5 5 (6.85%) TOGAF
5 5 (6.85%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.48%) E-Commerce
6 4 (5.48%) Migration
6 4 (5.48%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (5.48%) Load Balancing
6 4 (5.48%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.48%) Patch Management
7 3 (4.11%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.51%) SQL
2 6 (8.22%) T-SQL
2 6 (8.22%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.85%) C#
4 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.74%) X++
Qualifications
1 37 (50.68%) MCSE
2 21 (28.77%) MCP
3 17 (23.29%) MCSA
4 15 (20.55%) MCITP
5 11 (15.07%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (13.70%) Degree
7 7 (9.59%) SC Cleared
7 7 (9.59%) Security Cleared
7 7 (9.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (9.59%) HND
8 5 (6.85%) CCNA
9 4 (5.48%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (5.48%) CCNP
10 3 (4.11%) MCT
10 3 (4.11%) HP ASE
10 3 (4.11%) MOS
11 2 (2.74%) MCPD
11 2 (2.74%) MCDBA
11 2 (2.74%) MCSD
11 2 (2.74%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) SLA
2 5 (6.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (47.95%) Active Directory
2 27 (36.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (27.40%) Hyper-V
4 9 (12.33%) XenApp
5 3 (4.11%) XenServer
5 3 (4.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (4.11%) UAG
6 2 (2.74%) VMware Server
6 2 (2.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (23.29%) SCCM
2 7 (9.59%) SCOM
3 5 (6.85%) WSUS
4 4 (5.48%) SCVMM
4 4 (5.48%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (4.11%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.74%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.74%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 59 (80.82%) Microsoft
2 34 (46.58%) VMware
3 14 (19.18%) Cisco
4 12 (16.44%) Citrix
5 9 (12.33%) HP
6 7 (9.59%) NetApp
7 5 (6.85%) Apple
7 5 (6.85%) Symantec
7 5 (6.85%) Oracle
7 5 (6.85%) 3PAR
8 4 (5.48%) IBM
9 3 (4.11%) Websense
9 3 (4.11%) LANDesk
9 3 (4.11%) Intel
10 2 (2.74%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.74%) Mitel
10 2 (2.74%) SAP
10 2 (2.74%) Cognos
10 2 (2.74%) Dell
11 1 (1.37%) EMC
Bognor Regis, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hassocks, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ace European Group
Salary: pension, medical
Posted: 25 days ago