The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 56 47 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -30
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 47 57 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.78% 4.33% 9.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.10% 18.87% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 39 47 93
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £54,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
292 302 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 23.49% 22.93% 32.33%
Number of salaries quoted 228 223 286
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,098 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,546 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +1.36%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Essex

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Essex

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon 0 11 £50,000 +39.86%
Chelmsford +3 10 £61,000 +110.34%
Colchester +2 8 £25,000 -23.07%
Southend-on-Sea -2 3 - - 1
Harlow -5 1 £20,000 -52.94%
Microsoft Certification
East of England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 63 (63.64%) SQL
2 57 (57.58%) SQL Server
3 55 (55.56%) Windows
4 50 (50.51%) ITIL
5 48 (48.48%) MCSE
6 46 (46.46%) Microsoft
7 41 (41.41%) Active Directory
8 34 (34.34%) MCSA
8 34 (34.34%) Finance
9 30 (30.30%) VMware
10 29 (29.29%) Citrix
11 27 (27.27%) Cisco
11 27 (27.27%) MS Excel
12 26 (26.26%) MS Exchange
12 26 (26.26%) VMware Infrastructure
13 24 (24.24%) Degree
14 22 (22.22%) High Availability
14 22 (22.22%) Office 365
15 21 (21.21%) Firewall
15 21 (21.21%) T-SQL
16 20 (20.20%) Replication
16 20 (20.20%) Windows Server 2008
17 19 (19.19%) Project Management
18 17 (17.17%) Service Delivery
18 17 (17.17%) Management Information System
18 17 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
19 16 (16.16%) Hyper-V
19 16 (16.16%) Backup Exec
19 16 (16.16%) .NET
19 16 (16.16%) C#

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 26 (26.26%) MS Exchange
2 16 (16.16%) SharePoint
3 14 (14.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (14.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (8.08%) SharePoint Server
5 8 (8.08%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 8 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2000
6 3 (3.03%) IIS
7 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.09%) MS Office
3 4 (4.04%) Mingle
4 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.22%) Office 365
2 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.21%) Firewall
2 15 (15.15%) WAN
3 13 (13.13%) DNS
3 13 (13.13%) TCP/IP
4 12 (12.12%) VoIP
5 11 (11.11%) SAN
6 8 (8.08%) DHCP
7 5 (5.05%) Wireless
7 5 (5.05%) SNMP
8 4 (4.04%) VLAN
8 4 (4.04%) Internet
9 3 (3.03%) SCCP
9 3 (3.03%) LAN
9 3 (3.03%) VPN
10 2 (2.02%) Network Security
11 1 (1.01%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.01%) NAS
11 1 (1.01%) Unified Communications
11 1 (1.01%) IPsec
11 1 (1.01%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (15.15%) SQL Server 2000
2 15 (15.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 15 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (7.07%) MySQL
4 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.04%) RavenDB
4 4 (4.04%) Neo4j
4 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.04%) NUnit
2 4 (4.04%) TeamCity
2 4 (4.04%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.04%) MSTest
2 4 (4.04%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 34 (34.34%) Finance
2 5 (5.05%) Games
3 4 (4.04%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.01%) Local Government
5 1 (1.01%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (22.22%) Developer
2 15 (15.15%) DBA
3 14 (14.14%) Programmer
3 14 (14.14%) SQL DBA
3 14 (14.14%) Head of IT
4 13 (13.13%) Administrator
5 11 (11.11%) .NET Programmer
6 10 (10.10%) Senior DBA
6 10 (10.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (9.09%) Senior SQL DBA
8 8 (8.08%) SQL Server DBA
8 8 (8.08%) Analyst
9 7 (7.07%) Graduate
9 7 (7.07%) Software Developer
9 7 (7.07%) Software Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) IT Security Manager
9 7 (7.07%) Software Programmer
9 7 (7.07%) Senior SQL Server DBA
9 7 (7.07%) Graduate Developer
9 7 (7.07%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.16%) HTML
1 16 (16.16%) .NET
2 9 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 9 (9.09%) Web Services
3 8 (8.08%) CSS
3 8 (8.08%) jQuery
3 8 (8.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (7.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (4.04%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (4.04%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (4.04%) RESTful
5 4 (4.04%) Silverlight
6 3 (3.03%) WCF
7 2 (2.02%) HTML5
8 1 (1.01%) CSS3
8 1 (1.01%) XML
8 1 (1.01%) Ajax
8 1 (1.01%) JSON
8 1 (1.01%) Velocity
8 1 (1.01%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) Replication
2 17 (17.17%) Management Information System
3 14 (14.14%) Clustering
4 12 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (10.10%) Computer Science
6 8 (8.08%) BYOD
7 1 (1.01%) Life Science
7 1 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.01%) Statistics
7 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 55 (55.56%) Windows
2 20 (20.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (16.16%) Linux
4 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (7.07%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.06%) Windows 8
7 5 (5.05%) Ubuntu
7 5 (5.05%) Mac OS X
8 4 (4.04%) CentOS
9 3 (3.03%) Debian
9 3 (3.03%) Solaris
10 2 (2.02%) UNIX
11 1 (1.01%) SUSE
11 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.01%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (50.51%) ITIL
2 22 (22.22%) High Availability
3 19 (19.19%) Project Management
4 17 (17.17%) Service Delivery
4 17 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (14.14%) CRM
5 14 (14.14%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (14.14%) Strategic Management
5 14 (14.14%) Waterfall
5 14 (14.14%) Database Mirroring
5 14 (14.14%) SDLC
6 11 (11.11%) TDD
7 9 (9.09%) Information Security
7 9 (9.09%) MVC
7 9 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 8 (8.08%) Software Engineering
8 8 (8.08%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (7.07%) Security Architecture
10 6 (6.06%) Web Development
10 6 (6.06%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (63.64%) SQL
2 21 (21.21%) T-SQL
3 16 (16.16%) C#
4 11 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (48.48%) MCSE
2 34 (34.34%) MCSA
3 24 (24.24%) Degree
4 11 (11.11%) MCP
5 10 (10.10%) CISSP
6 8 (8.08%) MCTS
6 8 (8.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (7.07%) ISACA
8 6 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (5.05%) CCNP
9 5 (5.05%) CCNA
9 5 (5.05%) MCITP
10 4 (4.04%) MCSD
11 3 (3.03%) MCDST
11 3 (3.03%) CISA
12 2 (2.02%) CCENT
12 2 (2.02%) A+ Certification
13 1 (1.01%) MCDBA
13 1 (1.01%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) SLA
2 3 (3.03%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (41.41%) Active Directory
2 26 (26.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (16.16%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.08%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (5.05%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.04%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (4.04%) XenApp
7 3 (3.03%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (16.16%) Backup Exec
2 5 (5.05%) Nagios
3 4 (4.04%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 4 (4.04%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 46 (46.46%) Microsoft
2 30 (30.30%) VMware
3 29 (29.29%) Citrix
4 27 (27.27%) Cisco
5 11 (11.11%) Red Gate
6 8 (8.08%) Avaya
7 5 (5.05%) Oracle
7 5 (5.05%) WatchGuard
7 5 (5.05%) HP
7 5 (5.05%) Sophos
8 4 (4.04%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.03%) Symantec
9 3 (3.03%) DevExpress
9 3 (3.03%) Sun
10 2 (2.02%) Novell
10 2 (2.02%) NETGEAR
11 1 (1.01%) EPiServer
11 1 (1.01%) EMC
11 1 (1.01%) Sage
11 1 (1.01%) Twitter
Essex
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, Heath care
Posted: 14 days ago