The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 36 41 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 18 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 1.74% 4.10% 10.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.88% 11.84% 26.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 44
Average salary £41,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.90% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
103 152 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 44.78% 34.62% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 100 139 149
Average salary £53,500 £48,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.45% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Woking

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 13 (68.42%) MS Office
3 12 (63.16%) MS Excel
4 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 8 (42.11%) A+ Certification
4 8 (42.11%) Network+ Certification
5 7 (36.84%) HTML
5 7 (36.84%) MCP
5 7 (36.84%) Windows
6 5 (26.32%) MySQL
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle
6 5 (26.32%) CSS
6 5 (26.32%) MS Access
6 5 (26.32%) SLA
6 5 (26.32%) Back Office
6 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Vista
6 5 (26.32%) Release Management
7 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
7 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
8 3 (15.79%) MS Project
8 3 (15.79%) ITIL
8 3 (15.79%) MCSE
8 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
8 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
8 3 (15.79%) ISO 9001
8 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (10.53%) C#
9 2 (10.53%) JavaScript

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (68.42%) MS Office
2 12 (63.16%) MS Excel
3 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
3 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (15.79%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
1 5 (26.32%) MS Access
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (26.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) Support Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Support Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Consultant
3 5 (26.32%) Applications Support
4 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (15.79%) Support Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Administrator
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Administrator
6 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Vista
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
1 5 (26.32%) Release Management
2 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Coaching
4 2 (10.53%) Business Development
5 1 (5.26%) Content Management
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
2 2 (10.53%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) A+ Certification
1 8 (42.11%) Network+ Certification
2 7 (36.84%) MCP
3 3 (15.79%) MCSE
4 2 (10.53%) MCAD
4 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) MCTS
4 2 (10.53%) MCPD
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) NCDA
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.26%) MCSA
5 1 (5.26%) CCNA
5 1 (5.26%) CCA
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
2 3 (15.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) XenApp
1 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) EMC
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) NetApp
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds