The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Chelmsford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 19 7 19
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 12 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 6.03% 18.31% 8.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.27% 59.09% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 13
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £40,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
41 22 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 20.60% 30.99% 26.85%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 40
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £47,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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 18 April 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Sophos
3 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 8 (57.14%) VMware
4 8 (57.14%) MS Office
5 7 (50.00%) MCSE
5 7 (50.00%) MCSA
5 7 (50.00%) ADSL
5 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (50.00%) VDSL
5 7 (50.00%) MCITP
5 7 (50.00%) XenServer
5 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (50.00%) Draytek
5 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (50.00%) AVG
6 6 (42.86%) Office 365
6 6 (42.86%) Windows 8
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Vista
6 6 (42.86%) WSUS
6 6 (42.86%) Smartphone
6 6 (42.86%) Incident Management

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) ADSL
1 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (50.00%) VDSL
2 6 (42.86%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) IT Support
4 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support
5 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (42.86%) Windows 8
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Vista
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Incident Management
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) MCSE
1 7 (50.00%) MCSA
1 7 (50.00%) MCITP
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 7 (50.00%) XenServer
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (42.86%) Terminal Services
3 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) WSUS
1 6 (42.86%) Backup Exec
1 6 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) Sophos
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
4 7 (50.00%) Draytek
4 7 (50.00%) AVG
5 6 (42.86%) Symantec
5 6 (42.86%) McAfee
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix