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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 58 80 85
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 14 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.92% 1.15% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.64% 4.69% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 4
Median salary £32,320 £38,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.59% -26.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £25,700 £47,550
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
162 213 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 22.22% 24.54% 22.85%
Number of salaries quoted 150 158 162
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 18 January 2017.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Brighton

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 17 (89.47%) Windows
1 17 (89.47%) MCSE
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) ITIL
3 14 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (68.42%) Windows 7
5 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
6 11 (57.89%) MCSA
7 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
7 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
8 7 (36.84%) Blackberry
8 7 (36.84%) MCP
8 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (36.84%) Apple iOS
9 6 (31.58%) ITIL V3
9 6 (31.58%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (31.58%) Software Packaging
9 6 (31.58%) MS Office
9 6 (31.58%) SLA
9 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
10 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
10 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
10 5 (26.32%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (26.32%) Information Management
10 5 (26.32%) Document Management
10 5 (26.32%) Freedom of Information
10 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
10 5 (26.32%) Change Control
10 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

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 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) VLAN
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) IT Director
1 5 (26.32%) Service Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) DBA
2 3 (15.79%) SQL DBA
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Software Packaging
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Blackberry
2 5 (26.32%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (26.32%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows 7
3 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
4 7 (36.84%) Apple iOS
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.26%) Linux
7 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL V3
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Change Control
3 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
3 5 (26.32%) Document Management
3 5 (26.32%) Information Management
3 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
3 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) Line Management
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.26%) Storage Virtualisation
5 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) MCSE
2 11 (57.89%) MCSA
3 7 (36.84%) MCP
4 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.26%) CCNA
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 6 (31.58%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix
3 3 (15.79%) EMC
4 1 (5.26%) Dell
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) Veeam