The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 83 108 69
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -39
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 8 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.95% 0.16% 2.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.19% 0.62% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 20
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
Microsoft Certification
East Sussex

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

Qualifications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
154 323 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 18.36% 26.24% 30.71%
Number of salaries quoted 102 287 205
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Brighton

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Brighton

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Google
4 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 5 (50.00%) jQuery
4 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 5 (50.00%) HTML5
4 5 (50.00%) CSS3
4 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) MCSE
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (30.00%) MCSA
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) Citrix
7 2 (20.00%) VMware
7 2 (20.00%) MCTS
8 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Junior
3 4 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Junior Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Junior C# Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Junior Support Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
2 5 (50.00%) CSS3
2 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
5 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (10.00%) Sass
5 1 (10.00%) LESS
5 1 (10.00%) Ember.js
5 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) MCSE
2 3 (30.00%) MCSA
3 2 (20.00%) MCTS
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Google
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Apple