The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Brentwood region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 16 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 6.76% 6.25% -
As % of the Qualifications category 27.78% 17.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £32,000 £46,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
18 39 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 24.32% 34.82% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 13
Average salary £32,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Microsoft Certification
Essex

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) MCDBA
2 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (50.00%) Citrix
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (43.75%) JD Edwards
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) CRM
3 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
3 7 (43.75%) OO
3 7 (43.75%) SAP
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle
3 7 (43.75%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) PHP
3 7 (43.75%) Magento
3 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
3 7 (43.75%) Marketing
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle CRM
4 6 (37.50%) IP Telephony
4 6 (37.50%) VLAN
4 6 (37.50%) Network Security
4 6 (37.50%) MS Office
4 6 (37.50%) Windows XP

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Magento
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) IP Telephony
1 6 (37.50%) VLAN
1 6 (37.50%) Network Security
1 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 8 (50.00%) DBA
2 6 (37.50%) Desktop Support Technician
2 6 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 6 (37.50%) Desktop Support
2 6 (37.50%) Support Technician
2 6 (37.50%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Server Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Services Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Support Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
1 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
3 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) CRM
1 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
1 7 (43.75%) OO
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Change Management
2 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) Data Management
2 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
2 1 (6.25%) Time Management
2 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Data Management
2 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) MCDBA
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) MCTS
4 1 (6.25%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) vSphere
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.25%) XenServer
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
1 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
1 8 (50.00%) Citrix
2 7 (43.75%) JD Edwards
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) SAP
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle