The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Westminster region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 10 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 8 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 15.69% 25.00% -
As % of the Qualifications category 34.78% 37.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £48,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
23 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 45.10% 66.67% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 1
Average salary £40,000 £48,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft Certification
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Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Westminster region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Westminster

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Westminster region.

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Westminster

Microsoft Certification
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) MCP
1 11 (100.00%) MCAD
1 11 (100.00%) MCSD
1 11 (100.00%) OO
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
1 11 (100.00%) QA
1 11 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 11 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 11 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (9.09%) User Stories
2 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 11 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 11 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) OO
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
1 11 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (9.09%) User Stories
2 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) MCP
1 11 (100.00%) MCAD
1 11 (100.00%) MCSD
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft