The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for MCSD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 257 249 291
Rank change year-on-year -8 +42  
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 9 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.15% 0.074% 0.024%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% 0.25% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 2
Median salary £37,500 £31,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.04% +1.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £27,350 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £33,650 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -11.11%  

MCSD is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1876 1987 2554
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 30.43% 29.26% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3055 3437 4402
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £63,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCSD
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing MCSD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for MCSD in the East of England

MCSD
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSD in the East of England.

Salary trend for MCSD in the East of England

MCSD
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSD within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk +12 9 £37,500 +25.00% 1
MCSD
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing MCSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for MCSD.

1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (57.14%) jQuery
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 8 (57.14%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 8 (57.14%) KnockoutJS
2 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (28.57%) vRealize
3 4 (28.57%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 4 (28.57%) Presales
3 4 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (28.57%) vCloud
3 4 (28.57%) AWS Certification
3 4 (28.57%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (28.57%) Public Cloud
3 4 (28.57%) OpenStack
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) MCSE
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (28.57%) Data Architecture
3 4 (28.57%) Computacenter
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (28.57%) VCDX
4 2 (14.29%) Hadoop

MCSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 2 (14.29%) Impala
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) .NET Developer
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 8 (57.14%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (57.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 4 (28.57%) AWS Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Azure Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Cloud Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Principal Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Apache Spark Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (14.29%) ETL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
1 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
1 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 8 (57.14%) jQuery
1 8 (57.14%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (14.29%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (28.57%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 4 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 4 (28.57%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 4 (28.57%) Presales
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (14.29%) Data Ingestion
3 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) ETL Development
3 2 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) AWS Certification
2 4 (28.57%) MCSE
2 4 (28.57%) VCDX
3 2 (14.29%) CCA
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (14.29%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) vCloud
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) vRealize
2 2 (14.29%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Computacenter
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Cloudera
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