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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 27 22 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 1.45% 6.02% 4.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.67% 10.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -16.52%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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
15 50 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 21.74% 60.24% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 50 2
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,150
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 20 October 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (85.71%) Marketing
2 6 (85.71%) Visualisation
2 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
3 5 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 5 (71.43%) MCDBA
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) Business Objects
3 5 (71.43%) SLA
3 5 (71.43%) Workflow
3 5 (71.43%) MCITP
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
4 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Propensity Modelling
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (28.57%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) MOLAP
6 1 (14.29%) ROLAP
6 1 (14.29%) Ajax
6 1 (14.29%) MCTS

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) MOLAP
4 1 (14.29%) ROLAP
General
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) MDX
2 1 (14.29%) CSS3
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) Workflow
2 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Propensity Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) XPath
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) MCDBA
1 5 (71.43%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Business Objects
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