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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 72 85 110
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +25
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 16 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.70% 0.72% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.13% 3.47% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 2
Median salary £45,000 £31,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.00% -26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £22,250 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,750 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
261 173 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 27.77% 20.74% 24.37%
Number of salaries quoted 214 114 267
Median salary £41,127 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.81% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 August 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Brighton

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 21 (80.77%) MCSE
1 21 (80.77%) VMware
2 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 18 (69.23%) SQL
3 18 (69.23%) Citrix
3 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 16 (61.54%) SAN
5 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 12 (46.15%) Windows
6 12 (46.15%) Windows Server
7 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (42.31%) ITIL
7 11 (42.31%) MCSA
7 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
8 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
8 10 (38.46%) DHCP
8 10 (38.46%) DNS
8 10 (38.46%) CCA
8 10 (38.46%) Citrix Certification
8 10 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (38.46%) SCCM
8 10 (38.46%) Office 365
9 9 (34.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 9 (34.62%) XenDesktop
10 8 (30.77%) SolarWinds
10 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
10 8 (30.77%) Document Management
10 8 (30.77%) IaaS
10 8 (30.77%) vMotion

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
2 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) Office 365
2 8 (30.77%) IaaS
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) SAN
2 10 (38.46%) DHCP
2 10 (38.46%) DNS
3 8 (30.77%) LAN
3 8 (30.77%) NAS
3 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 8 (30.77%) VLAN
3 8 (30.77%) VoIP
3 8 (30.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) DBA
3 7 (26.92%) SQL DBA
3 7 (26.92%) SQL Server DBA
4 5 (19.23%) .NET Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Active Directory Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
1 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
1 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (19.23%) CSS
1 5 (19.23%) HTML
2 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 4 (15.38%) Entity Framework
2 4 (15.38%) NHibernate
3 1 (3.85%) jQuery
3 1 (3.85%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 2 (7.69%) Handset
2 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
1 12 (46.15%) Windows Server
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (30.77%) CRM
2 8 (30.77%) Document Management
3 5 (19.23%) MVC
4 3 (11.54%) Change Control
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
5 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.85%) High Availability
6 1 (3.85%) Information Management
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) C#
2 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (80.77%) MCSE
2 11 (42.31%) MCSA
3 10 (38.46%) CCA
3 10 (38.46%) Citrix Certification
3 10 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (11.54%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (34.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 9 (34.62%) XenDesktop
4 8 (30.77%) vCloud
4 8 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (30.77%) vSphere
5 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) SCCM
2 8 (30.77%) Nagios
2 8 (30.77%) vMotion
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) VMware
2 18 (69.23%) Citrix
2 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
3 8 (30.77%) F5
3 8 (30.77%) SolarWinds
4 7 (26.92%) EMC
5 1 (3.85%) HP