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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
England / East of England
Rank 98 105 96
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 157 192 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.68% 2.72% 2.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.32% 9.19% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 141 163 189
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
1684 2089 2140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.70% 29.56% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1279 1597 1709
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +40 81 £40,500 +8.00% 9
Cambridgeshire 0 37 £40,000 +21.21% 3
Bedfordshire +13 18 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Suffolk +16 16 £43,000 +43.33%
Essex -25 5 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Norfolk -28 1 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Microsoft Certification
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 269 (88.49%) Microsoft
2 198 (65.13%) Windows
3 148 (48.68%) MCSE
4 136 (44.74%) Active Directory
5 131 (43.09%) SQL Server
6 125 (41.12%) Windows Server
7 109 (35.86%) MS Excel
8 102 (33.55%) VMware
9 97 (31.91%) SQL
10 87 (28.62%) Windows Server 2012
11 86 (28.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 79 (25.99%) MCSA
13 76 (25.00%) ITIL
14 70 (23.03%) MCITP
15 67 (22.04%) MS Exchange
16 65 (21.38%) MCP
16 65 (21.38%) Office 365
17 63 (20.72%) Microsoft Azure
18 62 (20.39%) VMware Infrastructure
19 60 (19.74%) Cisco Certification
20 57 (18.75%) CCNA
21 54 (17.76%) .NET
22 52 (17.11%) T-SQL
23 51 (16.78%) Hyper-V
24 50 (16.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
25 48 (15.79%) DNS
26 47 (15.46%) C#
27 46 (15.13%) PowerShell
28 45 (14.80%) Exchange Server 2010
28 45 (14.80%) Citrix

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 67 (22.04%) MS Exchange
2 45 (14.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (11.84%) SharePoint
4 22 (7.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (6.91%) IIS
6 19 (6.25%) Skype for Business
7 15 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.64%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (1.32%) IBM Domino
11 3 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.99%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.66%) CMS
12 2 (0.66%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 109 (35.86%) MS Excel
2 42 (13.82%) MS Office
3 5 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.66%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.33%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 65 (21.38%) Office 365
2 63 (20.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.93%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (4.61%) SaaS
5 11 (3.62%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (3.62%) PaaS
6 5 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.99%) Akamai
7 3 (0.99%) IaaS
8 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 48 (15.79%) DNS
2 39 (12.83%) DHCP
3 35 (11.51%) Firewall
4 23 (7.57%) SAN
5 21 (6.91%) LAN
6 17 (5.59%) TCP/IP
7 16 (5.26%) VPN
8 15 (4.93%) Internet
9 14 (4.61%) WAN
10 12 (3.95%) NetScaler
11 9 (2.96%) VoIP
12 8 (2.63%) iSCSI
13 7 (2.30%) SMTP
14 6 (1.97%) HTTP
14 6 (1.97%) HTTPS
14 6 (1.97%) Wireless
15 5 (1.64%) IMAP
15 5 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
16 4 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
16 4 (1.32%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (43.09%) SQL Server
2 38 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (6.91%) Relational Database
6 19 (6.25%) RDBMS
7 13 (4.28%) SQL Server 2014
8 12 (3.95%) DTS
8 12 (3.95%) MySQL
9 10 (3.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (2.30%) OLTP
12 6 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (1.64%) OLAP
14 4 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (1.32%) GIS
15 2 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
15 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (5.92%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.66%) MSI
2 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.33%) Protractor
General
1 27 (8.88%) Finance
2 18 (5.92%) Legal
3 11 (3.62%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.66%) Banking
4 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
4 2 (0.66%) Front Office
4 2 (0.66%) Local Government
4 2 (0.66%) Marketing
4 2 (0.66%) Retail
5 1 (0.33%) Advertising
5 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (17.11%) Developer
2 51 (16.78%) Analyst
3 50 (16.45%) Support Engineer
4 38 (12.50%) Consultant
5 37 (12.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 35 (11.51%) IT Support
7 33 (10.86%) C# Developer
8 31 (10.20%) Support Analyst
9 29 (9.54%) Server Engineer
10 28 (9.21%) VMware Engineer
11 27 (8.88%) Systems Developer
12 26 (8.55%) IT Engineer
13 22 (7.24%) IT Support Engineer
14 21 (6.91%) Senior Developer
15 20 (6.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 19 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
17 18 (5.92%) Microsoft Engineer
18 17 (5.59%) Citrix Engineer
18 17 (5.59%) IT Analyst
18 17 (5.59%) Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (17.76%) .NET
2 36 (11.84%) ASP.NET
3 29 (9.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (9.21%) WCF
5 26 (8.55%) .NET Framework
5 26 (8.55%) ASP.NET Web API
5 26 (8.55%) Entity Framework
6 18 (5.92%) WinForms
7 17 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 17 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 12 (3.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 12 (3.95%) LAMP
9 7 (2.30%) jQuery
9 7 (2.30%) LINQ
10 4 (1.32%) CSS
10 4 (1.32%) HTML
10 4 (1.32%) XMPP
11 3 (0.99%) AngularJS
12 1 (0.33%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (0.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.22%) Data Centre
2 14 (4.61%) Replication
3 12 (3.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 12 (3.95%) Mobile App
4 11 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.29%) Clustering
6 9 (2.96%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.63%) Driving Licence
7 8 (2.63%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.64%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.99%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.99%) NHS
11 2 (0.66%) EMC VNX
11 2 (0.66%) EPoS
11 2 (0.66%) Handset
11 2 (0.66%) iPad
12 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.33%) HP Storage
12 1 (0.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 198 (65.13%) Windows
2 125 (41.12%) Windows Server
3 87 (28.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 86 (28.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 33 (10.86%) Linux
7 19 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (5.26%) Unix
8 16 (5.26%) Windows 10
8 16 (5.26%) Windows 8
9 11 (3.62%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.64%) Mac OS
11 4 (1.32%) Android
11 4 (1.32%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (25.00%) ITIL
2 36 (11.84%) MVC
3 32 (10.53%) SDLC
4 30 (9.87%) Change Management
4 30 (9.87%) Presales
5 28 (9.21%) Disaster Recovery
6 25 (8.22%) Migration
7 23 (7.57%) Service Delivery
8 22 (7.24%) Problem Management
9 18 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (5.92%) Incident Management
9 18 (5.92%) SOA
10 15 (4.93%) Project Management
11 13 (4.28%) Configuration Management
11 13 (4.28%) High Availability
11 13 (4.28%) ITIL V3
12 10 (3.29%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (2.96%) CRM
13 9 (2.96%) Server Virtualisation
13 9 (2.96%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 97 (31.91%) SQL
2 52 (17.11%) T-SQL
3 47 (15.46%) C#
4 46 (15.13%) PowerShell
5 26 (8.55%) VBScript
6 12 (3.95%) Perl
6 12 (3.95%) PHP
7 11 (3.62%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.64%) VB
9 3 (0.99%) C
9 3 (0.99%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.66%) VBA
11 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.33%) Java
11 1 (0.33%) Python
11 1 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 148 (48.68%) MCSE
2 79 (25.99%) MCSA
3 70 (23.03%) MCITP
4 65 (21.38%) MCP
5 60 (19.74%) Cisco Certification
6 57 (18.75%) CCNA
7 50 (16.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 28 (9.21%) Degree
8 28 (9.21%) MCTS
9 25 (8.22%) Citrix Certification
10 23 (7.57%) A+ Certification
11 15 (4.93%) CCA
12 13 (4.28%) SC Cleared
12 13 (4.28%) Security Cleared
13 11 (3.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 10 (3.29%) Network+ Certification
15 8 (2.63%) CCAA
16 7 (2.30%) CCNP
16 7 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
17 6 (1.97%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.20%) SLA
2 13 (4.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.66%) Data Quality
System Software
1 136 (44.74%) Active Directory
2 62 (20.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (16.78%) Hyper-V
4 22 (7.24%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (5.59%) vSphere
5 17 (5.59%) XenApp
6 15 (4.93%) XenDesktop
7 13 (4.28%) vCloud
8 7 (2.30%) Virtual Desktop
8 7 (2.30%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (1.97%) Terminal Services
10 4 (1.32%) VMware ESX
10 4 (1.32%) VMware Server
10 4 (1.32%) XenServer
11 3 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 41 (13.49%) SCCM
2 30 (9.87%) SCOM
3 16 (5.26%) Puppet
4 13 (4.28%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (2.30%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (1.32%) AirWatch
6 4 (1.32%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (1.32%) XenMobile
7 3 (0.99%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.99%) SCDPM
7 3 (0.99%) SCSM
7 3 (0.99%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.66%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.66%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.33%) Oozie
9 1 (0.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 269 (88.49%) Microsoft
2 102 (33.55%) VMware
3 45 (14.80%) Citrix
4 41 (13.49%) Cisco
5 27 (8.88%) HP
6 19 (6.25%) IBM
7 14 (4.61%) Computacenter
7 14 (4.61%) Oracle
7 14 (4.61%) Veeam
8 11 (3.62%) Google
9 7 (2.30%) SolarWinds
10 6 (1.97%) 3Com
10 6 (1.97%) Apple
10 6 (1.97%) AppSense
10 6 (1.97%) BMC
10 6 (1.97%) SonicWALL
11 5 (1.64%) Draytek
11 5 (1.64%) NETGEAR
12 4 (1.32%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.32%) ZyXEL
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