The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 134 80 81
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 120 254 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.90% 3.45% 3.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.78% 10.97% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 108 235 230
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Microsoft Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1769 2315 2390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.99% 31.44% 31.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1402 1981 1864
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,350 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in the East of England

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in the East of England

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +8 68 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Cambridgeshire -20 28 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Bedfordshire -19 9 £45,000 -
Essex -27 7 £36,000 -10.00% 2
Norfolk -12 4 £27,500 -3.50%
Suffolk -15 4 £29,000 -10.76% 3
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 East of England region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 210 (72.16%) Microsoft
2 166 (57.04%) Windows
3 130 (44.67%) MCSE
4 125 (42.96%) Active Directory
5 104 (35.74%) ITIL
6 98 (33.68%) VMware
7 97 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 91 (31.27%) SQL Server
9 86 (29.55%) Windows Server
10 74 (25.43%) Office 365
11 69 (23.71%) Citrix
12 65 (22.34%) MCP
13 64 (21.99%) MCITP
14 63 (21.65%) Windows Server 2012
15 62 (21.31%) MS Excel
16 57 (19.59%) SQL
17 56 (19.24%) MS Exchange
18 54 (18.56%) VMware Infrastructure
19 53 (18.21%) Hyper-V
19 53 (18.21%) MS Office
20 51 (17.53%) Cisco Certification
21 50 (17.18%) MCSA
22 48 (16.49%) CCNA
23 45 (15.46%) SharePoint
23 45 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure
24 44 (15.12%) Cisco
25 41 (14.09%) Windows 7
25 41 (14.09%) SCCM
25 41 (14.09%) MCDST
26 40 (13.75%) Windows Server 2003

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 56 (19.24%) MS Exchange
2 45 (15.46%) SharePoint
3 36 (12.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 35 (12.03%) Skype for Business
5 33 (11.34%) Exchange Server 2013
6 29 (9.97%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (4.47%) IIS
8 10 (3.44%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.34%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.34%) CMS
10 1 (0.34%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.34%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.34%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 62 (21.31%) MS Excel
2 53 (18.21%) MS Office
3 2 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 74 (25.43%) Office 365
2 45 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (8.59%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (5.84%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (3.44%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (3.44%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 35 (12.03%) DNS
2 31 (10.65%) SAN
3 30 (10.31%) DHCP
4 29 (9.97%) Firewall
5 24 (8.25%) LAN
6 23 (7.90%) WAN
7 22 (7.56%) TCP/IP
8 21 (7.22%) VPN
9 17 (5.84%) iSCSI
10 14 (4.81%) Wireshark
11 13 (4.47%) NetScaler
11 13 (4.47%) VoIP
12 10 (3.44%) LDAP
12 10 (3.44%) Skype
13 8 (2.75%) Internet
13 8 (2.75%) Network Security
14 7 (2.41%) NAS
14 7 (2.41%) Remote Desktop
15 6 (2.06%) VLAN
16 5 (1.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (31.27%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.06%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.37%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.03%) DTS
9 2 (0.69%) OLAP
9 2 (0.69%) OLTP
9 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.34%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.34%) Big Data
10 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (3.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (2.06%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.72%) MSTest
4 5 (1.72%) NUnit
5 2 (0.69%) gulp
General
1 25 (8.59%) Finance
2 13 (4.47%) Retail
3 12 (4.12%) Front Office
4 10 (3.44%) Advertising
5 8 (2.75%) Legal
6 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.03%) Banking
7 3 (1.03%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.69%) Billing
9 1 (0.34%) Automotive
9 1 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 45 (15.46%) Support Engineer
2 44 (15.12%) Consultant
3 38 (13.06%) Developer
4 34 (11.68%) Analyst
5 29 (9.97%) C# Developer
6 28 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support
7 27 (9.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 25 (8.59%) Office 365 Consultant
9 24 (8.25%) .NET Developer
9 24 (8.25%) Technical Engineer
10 23 (7.90%) Azure Consultant
10 23 (7.90%) C# .NET Developer
11 22 (7.56%) Technical Consultant
12 21 (7.22%) Cloud Consultant
13 17 (5.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 16 (5.50%) Microsoft Consultant
14 16 (5.50%) Operations Analyst
14 16 (5.50%) Windows Engineer
15 14 (4.81%) Security Analyst
15 14 (4.81%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (13.40%) .NET
2 27 (9.28%) Web Services
3 24 (8.25%) ASP.NET
4 19 (6.53%) jQuery
5 17 (5.84%) CSS
6 16 (5.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (5.15%) HTML
8 14 (4.81%) AngularJS
9 8 (2.75%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (2.75%) WCF
10 7 (2.41%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (2.41%) REST
11 6 (2.06%) .NET Framework
11 6 (2.06%) Entity Framework
12 5 (1.72%) Ajax
12 5 (1.72%) JSON
12 5 (1.72%) LINQ
12 5 (1.72%) Silverlight
12 5 (1.72%) SOAP
12 5 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.90%) Data Centre
2 14 (4.81%) Blackberry
3 13 (4.47%) Handset
3 13 (4.47%) Replication
4 9 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.75%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.41%) Clustering
7 6 (2.06%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.06%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.06%) User Experience
8 4 (1.37%) EMC VNX
9 3 (1.03%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.03%) Fintech
10 2 (0.69%) AS400
10 2 (0.69%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.69%) iSeries
10 2 (0.69%) Physics
11 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.34%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 166 (57.04%) Windows
2 97 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 86 (29.55%) Windows Server
4 63 (21.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (14.09%) Windows 7
6 40 (13.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (8.59%) Linux
8 20 (6.87%) Unix
9 18 (6.19%) Windows 8
10 15 (5.15%) Windows XP
11 6 (2.06%) Windows 10
12 5 (1.72%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.03%) Android
13 3 (1.03%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.34%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (35.74%) ITIL
2 28 (9.62%) MVC
3 26 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (8.25%) Validation
5 20 (6.87%) Risk Management
6 19 (6.53%) Migration
6 19 (6.53%) Risk Assessment
6 19 (6.53%) Service Management
7 18 (6.19%) ITIL V3
8 17 (5.84%) Incident Management
9 15 (5.15%) Project Management
10 14 (4.81%) Information Security
10 14 (4.81%) Presales
10 14 (4.81%) Security Operations
10 14 (4.81%) SIEM
11 13 (4.47%) Scrum
12 12 (4.12%) Web Development
13 11 (3.78%) Mentoring
13 11 (3.78%) Technical Analysis
14 10 (3.44%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (19.59%) SQL
2 38 (13.06%) C#
3 27 (9.28%) PowerShell
4 21 (7.22%) JavaScript
5 19 (6.53%) C
6 18 (6.19%) T-SQL
7 14 (4.81%) Python
7 14 (4.81%) Shell Script
8 12 (4.12%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.06%) VBScript
10 3 (1.03%) C++
10 3 (1.03%) VB
10 3 (1.03%) VBA
11 2 (0.69%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.34%) Java
12 1 (0.34%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 130 (44.67%) MCSE
2 65 (22.34%) MCP
3 64 (21.99%) MCITP
4 51 (17.53%) Cisco Certification
5 50 (17.18%) MCSA
6 48 (16.49%) CCNA
7 41 (14.09%) MCDST
8 36 (12.37%) Degree
9 32 (11.00%) MCTS
10 31 (10.65%) Security Cleared
11 30 (10.31%) SC Cleared
12 24 (8.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 22 (7.56%) Citrix Certification
14 20 (6.87%) CISSP
15 18 (6.19%) CCNP
16 15 (5.15%) CompTIA Security+
16 15 (5.15%) SANS
16 15 (5.15%) Security+ Certification
17 14 (4.81%) CEH
17 14 (4.81%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.50%) SLA
2 8 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.75%) ISO27002
3 5 (1.72%) COBIT
System Software
1 125 (42.96%) Active Directory
2 54 (18.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (18.21%) Hyper-V
4 38 (13.06%) XenApp
5 32 (11.00%) XenDesktop
6 22 (7.56%) vSphere
7 13 (4.47%) VMware ESX
8 8 (2.75%) Terminal Services
9 7 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (2.06%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (1.37%) XenServer
12 3 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.69%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 1 (0.34%) Docker
14 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.34%) Xen
Systems Management
1 41 (14.09%) SCCM
2 31 (10.65%) SCOM
3 14 (4.81%) Nessus
3 14 (4.81%) QRadar
3 14 (4.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (1.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 4 (1.37%) SCOrch
6 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.69%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.69%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.69%) WSUS
8 1 (0.34%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 210 (72.16%) Microsoft
2 98 (33.68%) VMware
3 69 (23.71%) Citrix
4 44 (15.12%) Cisco
5 33 (11.34%) HP
6 19 (6.53%) IBM
6 19 (6.53%) Symantec
7 16 (5.50%) Red Hat
8 14 (4.81%) ArcSight
8 14 (4.81%) SolarWinds
8 14 (4.81%) Splunk
9 12 (4.12%) Becrypt
10 9 (3.09%) Veeam
11 8 (2.75%) Apple
11 8 (2.75%) Dell
12 7 (2.41%) Intel Security
13 6 (2.06%) AppSense
13 6 (2.06%) SonicWALL
14 5 (1.72%) EMC
14 5 (1.72%) Xamarin
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits + Microsoft certification
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Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum + benefits + Microsoft certification
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum + benefits + Microsoft certification
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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