The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 18 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 4.95% 2.27% 6.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 10.71% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 5
Average salary £70,000 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% +34.61%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 Chelmsford region.

Qualifications Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
20 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 19.80% 21.21% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 22
Average salary £52,700 £43,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.14% +45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,837 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,052 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) MVVM
3 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
3 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 4 (44.44%) SOA
3 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) MCP
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (33.33%) ISO 9001
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) SLA
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) Magento
4 3 (33.33%) Office 365
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) MCSE
5 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Local Government

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) ADSL
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Development Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
1 4 (44.44%) MVVM
1 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
1 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCP
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (22.22%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) MCSA
4 1 (11.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Siemens
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) WatchGuard
3 1 (11.11%) GFI Software