The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Brentford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Brentford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 24 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentford 1.30% 1.39% 1.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.00% 8.33% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £24,500 £24,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -55.45%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Qualifications Category
Brentford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 12 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentford 32.47% 16.67% 37.25%
Number of salaries quoted 22 2 5
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Microsoft Certification
London

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Brentford

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Brentford

Microsoft Certification
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brentford 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 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brentford 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) ADSL
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) VMware