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 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 25 23 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 10 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 5.71% 3.36% 5.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 9.09% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 4
Average salary £61,000 £29,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+110.34% -47.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
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
40 55 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 22.86% 36.91% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33 53 17
Average salary £33,826 £33,163 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.99% -28.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £45,000
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 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 28 July 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) Security Architecture
2 6 (60.00%) ISACA
2 6 (60.00%) CISSP
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) MCSE
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) MCP
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (40.00%) CCNP
3 4 (40.00%) CCNA
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) MCTS
3 4 (40.00%) MCITP
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (30.00%) Security Management
4 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) IT Security Manager
1 6 (60.00%) Security Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) IT Operations Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Security Operations Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Information Security
1 6 (60.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (30.00%) Security Management
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) ISACA
2 6 (60.00%) CISSP
2 6 (60.00%) MCSE
3 4 (40.00%) MCP
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (40.00%) CCNP
3 4 (40.00%) CCNA
3 4 (40.00%) MCTS
3 4 (40.00%) MCITP
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco