The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 27 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 14 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 5.96% 11.36% 2.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.45% 45.45% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 1
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
Essex

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

Qualifications Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
55 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 23.40% 25.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 38 12 14
Average salary £46,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,750 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Brentwood

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) Citrix
2 12 (60.00%) ITIL
2 12 (60.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) MCSE
3 9 (45.00%) HP
3 9 (45.00%) Change Management
3 9 (45.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (40.00%) Finance
4 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 8 (40.00%) MS Office
5 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (35.00%) VMware
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 5 (25.00%) Business Continuity
7 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (25.00%) Degree
7 5 (25.00%) Asset Management
7 5 (25.00%) Statistics
7 5 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (25.00%) Symantec
7 5 (25.00%) BCP
7 5 (25.00%) Sun
7 5 (25.00%) SAN
7 5 (25.00%) NetApp
7 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 5 (25.00%) DHCP

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
1 5 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (15.00%) VLAN
2 3 (15.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Desktop Support
1 7 (35.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support Technician
4 3 (15.00%) Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 3 (15.00%) Desktop Technician
4 3 (15.00%) DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Support Technician
5 2 (10.00%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.00%) IT Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Senior DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Security Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) IT Security Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (25.00%) Statistics
2 4 (20.00%) Mobile Computing
2 4 (20.00%) Smartphone
2 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Solaris
3 5 (25.00%) Linux
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (20.00%) Android
5 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) Change Management
2 9 (45.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (25.00%) BCP
3 5 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 5 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL V2
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) MCSE
2 5 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (20.00%) MCSM
3 4 (20.00%) MCTS
4 3 (15.00%) MCDBA
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) XenServer
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) Citrix
3 9 (45.00%) HP
4 7 (35.00%) VMware
5 5 (25.00%) Symantec
5 5 (25.00%) Sun
5 5 (25.00%) NetApp
5 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (20.00%) Apple
6 4 (20.00%) Dell
Brentwood
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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