The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 35 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.00% 5.98% 5.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.99% 18.97% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 14
Median salary £26,750 £28,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.46% -37.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £23,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £31,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Microsoft Certification
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Qualifications Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
67 58 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 33.33% 31.52% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 65 55 52
Median salary £50,000 £32,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.03% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Croydon

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) Fintech
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) ISDN
4 1 (20.00%) LDAP
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) NGN
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Operational Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Operations Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Fintech
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Openreach
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam
2 1 (20.00%) VMware