The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank - 22 12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford - 6.56% 6.06%
As % of the Qualifications category - 50.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £37,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
Kent

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

Qualifications Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 23.26% 13.11% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 4
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £34,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Dartford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (60.00%) CCENT
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) MCSA
2 3 (60.00%) MCTS
2 3 (60.00%) MCITP
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) CCENT
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) MCITP
2 3 (60.00%) MCSA
2 3 (60.00%) MCTS
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) VMware