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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 43 62 50
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 66 43 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.01% 3.43% 3.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.35% 11.41% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 55 39 55
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
341 377 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 25.87% 30.09% 29.76%
Number of salaries quoted 284 291 370
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,950 £60,000
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 31 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 31 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 +26 27 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Gatwick +2 9 £37,500 -22.68%
Horsham -12 8 £27,500 -35.29%
Littlehampton - 5 £47,500 -
Worthing -8 2 £27,500 +22.22%
East Grinstead - 1 £42,500 -
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 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 96 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 89 (70.63%) Windows
3 71 (56.35%) MCSE
4 55 (43.65%) Active Directory
4 55 (43.65%) VMware
5 53 (42.06%) ITIL
6 52 (41.27%) SQL Server
7 48 (38.10%) SQL
8 36 (28.57%) SharePoint
9 33 (26.19%) MCSA
9 33 (26.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 32 (25.40%) Citrix
11 29 (23.02%) MS Exchange
11 29 (23.02%) VMware Infrastructure
12 28 (22.22%) .NET
13 27 (21.43%) SAN
14 26 (20.63%) MCITP
15 24 (19.05%) SCCM
16 23 (18.25%) Linux
17 22 (17.46%) HTML
17 22 (17.46%) Firewall
17 22 (17.46%) Finance
17 22 (17.46%) SharePoint 2013
18 21 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
18 21 (16.67%) Cisco
19 20 (15.87%) HP
19 20 (15.87%) MS Excel
19 20 (15.87%) JavaScript
19 20 (15.87%) C#
19 20 (15.87%) MCP

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 29 (23.02%) MS Exchange
3 22 (17.46%) SharePoint 2013
4 21 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (13.49%) IIS
6 16 (12.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (5.56%) Lync
8 7 (5.56%) CMS
9 6 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (4.76%) Umbraco
10 4 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.59%) SAS
11 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.79%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.17%) MS Office
3 3 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.59%) MS Project
4 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.52%) SaaS
2 10 (7.94%) IaaS
3 7 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (21.43%) SAN
2 22 (17.46%) Firewall
3 19 (15.08%) DNS
4 14 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 13 (10.32%) DHCP
6 11 (8.73%) WAN
7 9 (7.14%) Internet
8 8 (6.35%) LAN
8 8 (6.35%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (3.97%) Unified Communications
9 5 (3.97%) IP Telephony
10 4 (3.17%) FTP
11 3 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (2.38%) SSH
11 3 (2.38%) VPN
11 3 (2.38%) Broadband
11 3 (2.38%) Ethernet
11 3 (2.38%) IPv4
11 3 (2.38%) MPLS
11 3 (2.38%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (41.27%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.52%) MySQL
2 12 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (6.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (4.76%) Redis
6 5 (3.97%) DTS
7 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (5.56%) Subversion
2 5 (3.97%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.59%) NUnit
4 2 (1.59%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (1.59%) Moq
4 2 (1.59%) MSTest
5 1 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (17.46%) Finance
2 8 (6.35%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (6.35%) Retail
2 8 (6.35%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.56%) Back Office
4 5 (3.97%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.59%) Electronics
5 2 (1.59%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (21.43%) Developer
1 27 (21.43%) Analyst
2 26 (20.63%) Support Engineer
3 19 (15.08%) .NET Developer
3 19 (15.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 13 (10.32%) Administrator
6 11 (8.73%) Applications Support
7 10 (7.94%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (7.94%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (7.94%) Applications Support Engineer
8 9 (7.14%) Server Analyst
8 9 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (5.56%) IT Administrator
9 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (5.56%) Team Leader
10 6 (4.76%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.76%) Support Analyst
11 5 (3.97%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.22%) .NET
2 22 (17.46%) HTML
3 16 (12.70%) ASP.NET
3 16 (12.70%) CSS
4 11 (8.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (7.94%) LAMP
6 7 (5.56%) Web Services
6 7 (5.56%) XML
7 6 (4.76%) SOAP
7 6 (4.76%) XHTML
7 6 (4.76%) RESTful
7 6 (4.76%) HTML5
7 6 (4.76%) Bing Maps
8 5 (3.97%) .NET Framework
8 5 (3.97%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 4 (3.17%) jQuery
10 3 (2.38%) AngularJS
11 2 (1.59%) ADO.NET
11 2 (1.59%) WCF
11 2 (1.59%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.14%) Open Source
1 9 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 8 (6.35%) EqualLogic
2 8 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.76%) PKI
3 6 (4.76%) Replication
4 5 (3.97%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (3.17%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.38%) Firmware
7 2 (1.59%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.59%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.59%) iPhone
7 2 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.79%) Clustering
8 1 (0.79%) PDA
8 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 89 (70.63%) Windows
2 33 (26.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (18.25%) Linux
4 18 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (9.52%) Windows 7
6 8 (6.35%) Windows XP
7 7 (5.56%) Windows 8
8 6 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (3.97%) Mac OS
9 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.59%) CentOS
11 1 (0.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (42.06%) ITIL
2 16 (12.70%) Service Management
2 16 (12.70%) Change Management
3 12 (9.52%) MVC
4 10 (7.94%) CRM
5 9 (7.14%) Scrum
5 9 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 9 (7.14%) ERP
5 9 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 7 (5.56%) Project Management
7 6 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.76%) OO
7 6 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 6 (4.76%) Content Management
7 6 (4.76%) Change Control
8 5 (3.97%) ITIL V3
8 5 (3.97%) Data Protection
8 5 (3.97%) Workflow
8 5 (3.97%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.97%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 48 (38.10%) SQL
2 20 (15.87%) JavaScript
2 20 (15.87%) C#
3 12 (9.52%) VB
4 10 (7.94%) PHP
5 9 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 7 (5.56%) VB6
7 5 (3.97%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.17%) C
9 2 (1.59%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 71 (56.35%) MCSE
2 33 (26.19%) MCSA
3 26 (20.63%) MCITP
4 20 (15.87%) MCP
4 20 (15.87%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (15.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 18 (14.29%) CCNA
7 12 (9.52%) SC Cleared
7 12 (9.52%) Security Cleared
8 11 (8.73%) MCTS
9 10 (7.94%) Citrix Certification
9 10 (7.94%) MCDST
10 9 (7.14%) Degree
10 9 (7.14%) CCNP
11 8 (6.35%) CCA
12 7 (5.56%) VCAP
12 7 (5.56%) MCSD
13 5 (3.97%) VCP5
13 5 (3.97%) JNCIS
14 2 (1.59%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (43.65%) Active Directory
2 29 (23.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (11.90%) Hyper-V
4 11 (8.73%) XenApp
4 11 (8.73%) vSphere
5 9 (7.14%) UAG
6 6 (4.76%) MetaFrame
6 6 (4.76%) VMware ESX
7 5 (3.97%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.17%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.59%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.79%) VMware GSX
Systems Management
1 24 (19.05%) SCCM
2 9 (7.14%) SCOM
2 9 (7.14%) Backup Exec
3 8 (6.35%) SCSM
4 6 (4.76%) WSUS
5 4 (3.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.59%) Nessus
7 2 (1.59%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.59%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.79%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.79%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.79%) MOM
Vendors
1 96 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 55 (43.65%) VMware
3 32 (25.40%) Citrix
4 21 (16.67%) Cisco
5 20 (15.87%) HP
6 10 (7.94%) NetApp
6 10 (7.94%) Symantec
7 8 (6.35%) Red Hat
8 6 (4.76%) Juniper
8 6 (4.76%) Dell
8 6 (4.76%) Sitecore
8 6 (4.76%) Ektron
9 5 (3.97%) WatchGuard
9 5 (3.97%) Mitel
10 4 (3.17%) Apple
10 4 (3.17%) EMC
10 4 (3.17%) Wyse
11 3 (2.38%) ProCurve
11 3 (2.38%) BT
11 3 (2.38%) Altiris
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive
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