The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 8 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 5.00% 8.82% 15.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.50% 20.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £40,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.05% -1.33%
Microsoft Certification
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Westminster region.

Qualifications Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 40.00% 44.12% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 9
Average salary - £40,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) ProCurve
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) ProCurve
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed