Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 58 51
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 25 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 4.39% 2.95% 3.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.79% 9.67% 13.97%
Number of salaries quoted 23 29 32
Suffolk median annual salary £43,500 £43,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.16% -14.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £32,800 £27,900 £23,650
90th Percentile £53,000 £62,750 £65,625
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%

Microsoft Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 169 300 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 29.70% 30.52% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 163 279 185
Suffolk median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £22,250 £22,250 £23,350
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% - +1.18%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Suffolk.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Suffolk

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Suffolk

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Suffolk over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Suffolk

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +22 13 £43,500 +8.75%
Stowmarket - 7 £37,500 -
Bury St Edmunds +4 5 £51,000 +18.60%
Microsoft Certification
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (84.00%) C#
3 11 (44.00%) Visual Studio
4 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (40.00%) .NET
4 10 (40.00%) MVC
4 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (36.00%) MCSD
5 9 (36.00%) CRM
5 9 (36.00%) AngularJS
6 8 (32.00%) SQL
6 8 (32.00%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (32.00%) jQuery
7 7 (28.00%) Web Development
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (28.00%) HTML
7 7 (28.00%) CSS
7 7 (28.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (24.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (24.00%) Degree
8 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (20.00%) CSS3
9 5 (20.00%) HTML5
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (20.00%) MCITP
9 5 (20.00%) TDD

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) IaaS
3 2 (8.00%) PaaS
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
1 2 (8.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) DHCP
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) VoIP
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.00%) Biml
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) NUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Web Developer
4 5 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) CRM Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 5 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 5 (20.00%) HTML Developer
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 4 (16.00%) CRM Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) .NET
1 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (36.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (32.00%) jQuery
3 8 (32.00%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 7 (28.00%) CSS
4 7 (28.00%) HTML
4 7 (28.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (20.00%) CSS3
5 5 (20.00%) HTML5
6 3 (12.00%) Web Services
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (8.00%) REST
7 2 (8.00%) WCF
8 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
8 1 (4.00%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (4.00%) React
8 1 (4.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.00%) Online Games
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) MVC
2 9 (36.00%) CRM
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) Web Development
5 5 (20.00%) TDD
6 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
6 4 (16.00%) ERP
6 4 (16.00%) Migration
6 4 (16.00%) Open Source
6 4 (16.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (12.00%) SOA
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.00%) Front End Development
8 2 (8.00%) ITIL
8 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (8.00%) Project Management
8 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
8 2 (8.00%) UML
8 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) MCSD
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (24.00%) Degree
3 5 (20.00%) MCITP
4 2 (8.00%) MCP
4 2 (8.00%) MCSE
5 1 (4.00%) CCNA
5 1 (4.00%) CCNP
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.00%) QA
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.00%) KVM
2 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (4.00%) Perfmon
1 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) VMware