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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 112 67 71
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 145 307 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.23% 3.96% 3.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.72% 13.10% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 127 257 274
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
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
1879 2343 2440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.89% 30.22% 29.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1559 1942 1937
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £26,233 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 66 £37,500 +7.14% 11
Cambridgeshire -16 48 £40,000 - 4
Bedfordshire -16 16 £50,000 +14.28%
Essex -25 9 £52,500 +23.52% 2
Suffolk -26 5 £31,500 +26.00%
Norfolk 0 1 £25,000 -
Microsoft Certification
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 252 (70.39%) Microsoft
2 212 (59.22%) Windows
3 182 (50.84%) MCSE
4 165 (46.09%) Active Directory
5 140 (39.11%) VMware
6 126 (35.20%) ITIL
7 118 (32.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 114 (31.84%) Windows Server
9 106 (29.61%) MS Exchange
10 104 (29.05%) SQL Server
11 94 (26.26%) MS Excel
12 92 (25.70%) Office 365
13 88 (24.58%) VMware Infrastructure
14 86 (24.02%) MCSA
15 80 (22.35%) SQL
16 77 (21.51%) Windows Server 2012
17 73 (20.39%) Cisco
18 71 (19.83%) MS Office
19 70 (19.55%) MCP
19 70 (19.55%) Citrix
20 68 (18.99%) MCITP
21 65 (18.16%) Hyper-V
22 62 (17.32%) Microsoft Azure
22 62 (17.32%) Firewall
23 60 (16.76%) SharePoint
24 56 (15.64%) Cisco Certification
25 54 (15.08%) SAN
26 51 (14.25%) VPN
27 50 (13.97%) Exchange Server 2010
27 50 (13.97%) PowerShell

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
1 106 (29.61%) MS Exchange
2 60 (16.76%) SharePoint
3 50 (13.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 45 (12.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 44 (12.29%) Skype for Business
6 31 (8.66%) Exchange Server 2007
7 18 (5.03%) IIS
8 10 (2.79%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (2.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (2.23%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (1.68%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.56%) Confluence
12 2 (0.56%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.56%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.28%) CMS
13 1 (0.28%) EPiServer CMS
13 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 94 (26.26%) MS Excel
2 71 (19.83%) MS Office
3 2 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.28%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 92 (25.70%) Office 365
2 62 (17.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (9.22%) Cloud Computing
4 25 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (4.47%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (4.47%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.28%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.28%) IaaS
7 1 (0.28%) PaaS
7 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (17.32%) Firewall
2 54 (15.08%) SAN
3 51 (14.25%) VPN
4 32 (8.94%) DNS
5 31 (8.66%) LAN
5 31 (8.66%) WAN
6 28 (7.82%) DHCP
6 28 (7.82%) SSL
6 28 (7.82%) VLAN
7 26 (7.26%) TCP/IP
8 24 (6.70%) VoIP
9 18 (5.03%) iSCSI
10 17 (4.75%) NAS
11 16 (4.47%) LDAP
12 15 (4.19%) Skype
13 14 (3.91%) Wireshark
14 13 (3.63%) Remote Desktop
15 12 (3.35%) FTP
16 11 (3.07%) Cisco IOS
16 11 (3.07%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (29.05%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (1.40%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.56%) DTS
7 2 (0.56%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.28%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.28%) Big Data
8 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.28%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (4.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 11 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.96%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.56%) gulp
4 2 (0.56%) JIRA
4 2 (0.56%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.28%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 32 (8.94%) Finance
2 17 (4.75%) Front Office
2 17 (4.75%) Retail
3 16 (4.47%) Advertising
4 9 (2.51%) Legal
5 5 (1.40%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.12%) Banking
6 4 (1.12%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.84%) Marketing
8 2 (0.56%) Back Office
8 2 (0.56%) Billing
9 1 (0.28%) Automotive
9 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (16.48%) Analyst
2 53 (14.80%) Support Engineer
3 47 (13.13%) Consultant
4 41 (11.45%) 3rd Line Support
5 39 (10.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 37 (10.34%) Developer
7 25 (6.98%) Office 365 Consultant
8 24 (6.70%) Cloud Consultant
8 24 (6.70%) Support Analyst
9 22 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 22 (6.15%) Administrator
9 22 (6.15%) Azure Consultant
9 22 (6.15%) C# Developer
9 22 (6.15%) Technical Consultant
9 22 (6.15%) Technical Engineer
10 20 (5.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 20 (5.59%) Operations Analyst
11 19 (5.31%) Technical Support
12 18 (5.03%) .NET Developer
12 18 (5.03%) Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (9.78%) .NET
2 34 (9.50%) Web Services
3 31 (8.66%) CSS
4 30 (8.38%) HTML
5 22 (6.15%) jQuery
6 20 (5.59%) ASP.NET
7 10 (2.79%) WCF
8 9 (2.51%) .NET Framework
8 9 (2.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (2.51%) Entity Framework
8 9 (2.51%) LINQ
8 9 (2.51%) REST
9 8 (2.23%) AngularJS
10 7 (1.96%) JSON
10 7 (1.96%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (1.96%) SOAP
10 7 (1.96%) XML
11 5 (1.40%) Ajax
11 5 (1.40%) Silverlight
12 3 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 36 (10.06%) Data Centre
2 21 (5.87%) Blackberry
3 19 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.31%) Driving Licence
4 16 (4.47%) Replication
5 12 (3.35%) Handset
6 8 (2.23%) FMCG
6 8 (2.23%) Mathematics
6 8 (2.23%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.96%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.68%) Clustering
8 6 (1.68%) HP StoreVirtual
8 6 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.40%) Fat Client
9 5 (1.40%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.12%) PKI
10 4 (1.12%) User Experience
11 3 (0.84%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.56%) EMC VNX
12 2 (0.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 212 (59.22%) Windows
2 118 (32.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 114 (31.84%) Windows Server
4 77 (21.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 47 (13.13%) Windows 7
6 44 (12.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (10.89%) Linux
8 18 (5.03%) Unix
8 18 (5.03%) Windows 8
9 13 (3.63%) Windows XP
10 10 (2.79%) Windows 10
11 6 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.84%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.56%) Android
13 2 (0.56%) CentOS
13 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.56%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.28%) Debian
14 1 (0.28%) SUSE
14 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (35.20%) ITIL
2 29 (8.10%) Validation
3 28 (7.82%) Project Management
4 25 (6.98%) ITIL V3
5 24 (6.70%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (6.70%) Incident Management
5 24 (6.70%) MVC
6 22 (6.15%) Presales
7 20 (5.59%) Risk Assessment
8 19 (5.31%) Risk Management
9 18 (5.03%) Operations Management
10 17 (4.75%) Migration
10 17 (4.75%) Service Management
11 16 (4.47%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (4.47%) Technical Analysis
11 16 (4.47%) Web Development
12 15 (4.19%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (4.19%) Information Security
12 15 (4.19%) Mentoring
13 14 (3.91%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 80 (22.35%) SQL
2 50 (13.97%) PowerShell
3 36 (10.06%) C#
4 31 (8.66%) JavaScript
5 24 (6.70%) T-SQL
6 23 (6.42%) C
7 16 (4.47%) VB.NET
8 15 (4.19%) VBScript
9 13 (3.63%) Python
9 13 (3.63%) Shell Script
10 8 (2.23%) VBA
11 6 (1.68%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.84%) C++
12 3 (0.84%) VB
13 2 (0.56%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.28%) Java
14 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 182 (50.84%) MCSE
2 86 (24.02%) MCSA
3 70 (19.55%) MCP
4 68 (18.99%) MCITP
5 56 (15.64%) Cisco Certification
6 50 (13.97%) Degree
7 48 (13.41%) CCNA
7 48 (13.41%) MCDST
8 37 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 36 (10.06%) Security Cleared
10 34 (9.50%) SC Cleared
11 25 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
11 25 (6.98%) MCTS
12 21 (5.87%) CISSP
13 20 (5.59%) CCNP
14 15 (4.19%) SANS
15 14 (3.91%) CEH
15 14 (3.91%) CISM
15 14 (3.91%) Citrix Certification
16 12 (3.35%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.98%) SLA
2 11 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.79%) ISO27002
4 6 (1.68%) COBIT
5 1 (0.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 165 (46.09%) Active Directory
2 88 (24.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (18.16%) Hyper-V
4 35 (9.78%) vSphere
5 33 (9.22%) XenApp
6 24 (6.70%) XenDesktop
7 18 (5.03%) Terminal Services
8 16 (4.47%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (3.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 11 (3.07%) Virtual Servers
10 10 (2.79%) VMware ESX
11 6 (1.68%) VMware Server
11 6 (1.68%) Xen
12 4 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
13 3 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.56%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.56%) XenServer
15 1 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 1 (0.28%) Docker
15 1 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 36 (10.06%) SCCM
2 34 (9.50%) SCOM
3 14 (3.91%) Nessus
3 14 (3.91%) QRadar
3 14 (3.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 9 (2.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 8 (2.23%) FortiGate
6 7 (1.96%) WSUS
7 6 (1.68%) SCDPM
8 5 (1.40%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 4 (1.12%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.12%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.56%) DameWare
11 2 (0.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (0.28%) HP Data Protector
12 1 (0.28%) Nagios
12 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 252 (70.39%) Microsoft
2 140 (39.11%) VMware
3 73 (20.39%) Cisco
4 70 (19.55%) Citrix
5 29 (8.10%) HP
6 20 (5.59%) Red Hat
7 18 (5.03%) IBM
8 17 (4.75%) Dell
9 16 (4.47%) Symantec
10 14 (3.91%) ArcSight
10 14 (3.91%) SolarWinds
10 14 (3.91%) Veeam
11 13 (3.63%) Apple
11 13 (3.63%) SonicWALL
12 12 (3.35%) Splunk
13 11 (3.07%) Becrypt
13 11 (3.07%) Juniper
14 9 (2.51%) NetApp
15 8 (2.23%) EMC
15 8 (2.23%) Intel Security
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