The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 42 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.50% 4.97% 3.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.92% 17.39% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 8
Median salary £32,500 £25,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -21.25%
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £37,000 £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 Colchester region.

Qualifications Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
52 46 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 26.00% 28.57% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 41 36 37
Median salary £45,000 £28,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% -44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Colchester

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Colchester region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Office 365
4 3 (50.00%) Veeam
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) MCSA
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) MCITP
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) MCP
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Skype
5 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) CRM

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) FTP
3 1 (16.67%) IMAP
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) POP3
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MS Access
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Support
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Support Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# WPF Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Classic ASP
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) WinForms
1 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Debian
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCSA
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) MCITP
2 2 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) MCAD
3 1 (16.67%) MCPD
3 1 (16.67%) MCSD
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SmoothWall
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Veeam
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
4 1 (16.67%) Acronis
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) AVG
4 1 (16.67%) Draytek
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) NETGEAR
4 1 (16.67%) Sage
4 1 (16.67%) Synology
4 1 (16.67%) Toshiba
4 1 (16.67%) Trend Micro
4 1 (16.67%) ZyXEL