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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 87 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 48 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.64% 3.85% 4.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.95% 15.95% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 42 41
Median salary £34,250 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median 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
237 301 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.70% 24.16% 23.05%
Number of salaries quoted 179 240 210
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Harlow +2 2 £52,500 +162.50%
Colchester -12 1 £32,500 +30.00%
Microsoft Certification
East of England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 25 (80.65%) MCSE
2 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
3 17 (54.84%) Active Directory
4 16 (51.61%) MCSA
5 15 (48.39%) Windows Server
6 14 (45.16%) ITIL
7 13 (41.94%) VMware
8 12 (38.71%) TOGAF
8 12 (38.71%) Unix
9 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (32.26%) MS Office
10 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
11 9 (29.03%) Linux
11 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
11 9 (29.03%) HP
11 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 9 (29.03%) Virtual Servers
12 8 (25.81%) QRadar
12 8 (25.81%) SANS
12 8 (25.81%) CompTIA Security+
12 8 (25.81%) Security Operations
12 8 (25.81%) ISO27002
12 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
12 8 (25.81%) Network Security
12 8 (25.81%) SolarWinds
12 8 (25.81%) Security Architecture
12 8 (25.81%) Splunk
12 8 (25.81%) ArcSight
12 8 (25.81%) SIEM

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Office
2 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Google Apps
2 1 (3.23%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) PaaS
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) Network Security
1 8 (25.81%) Wireshark
2 3 (9.68%) iSCSI
2 3 (9.68%) NAS
3 2 (6.45%) DHCP
3 2 (6.45%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) SAN
3 2 (6.45%) VLAN
4 1 (3.23%) Firewall
4 1 (3.23%) FTP
4 1 (3.23%) IMAP
4 1 (3.23%) LAN
4 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.23%) POP3
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) VoIP
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
4 1 (3.23%) WAN
4 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.23%) MS Access
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Front Office
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Support Engineer
2 10 (32.26%) Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Operations Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Security Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Security Operations Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Senior Operations Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Senior Security Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Wintel Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Deskside Support
7 1 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) Classic ASP
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) WCF
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) WinForms
3 1 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Fat Client
2 3 (9.68%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.23%) CMDB
3 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) Windows Server
3 12 (38.71%) Unix
4 9 (29.03%) Linux
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
7 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.23%) Android
8 1 (3.23%) Debian
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 12 (38.71%) TOGAF
3 8 (25.81%) BCP
3 8 (25.81%) Information Security
3 8 (25.81%) Risk Assessment
3 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
3 8 (25.81%) Security Architecture
3 8 (25.81%) Security Operations
3 8 (25.81%) SIEM
3 8 (25.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (25.81%) Workflow
4 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (16.13%) Presales
6 3 (9.68%) Application Packaging
6 3 (9.68%) Computer Security
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.45%) MVC
7 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) C
1 8 (25.81%) Python
1 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) C#
3 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (80.65%) MCSE
2 16 (51.61%) MCSA
3 8 (25.81%) CCNA
3 8 (25.81%) CCNP
3 8 (25.81%) CEH
3 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (25.81%) CISM
3 8 (25.81%) CISSP
3 8 (25.81%) CompTIA Security+
3 8 (25.81%) Degree
3 8 (25.81%) SANS
3 8 (25.81%) Security+ Certification
4 7 (22.58%) MCP
5 3 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.23%) MCAD
7 1 (3.23%) MCSD
7 1 (3.23%) MCTS
7 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (25.81%) ISO27002
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (54.84%) Active Directory
2 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 9 (29.03%) Virtual Servers
4 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
5 4 (12.90%) vSphere
6 2 (6.45%) XenApp
7 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Nessus
1 8 (25.81%) QRadar
1 8 (25.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (9.68%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (6.45%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.23%) Nagios
4 1 (3.23%) SmoothWall
4 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 13 (41.94%) VMware
3 9 (29.03%) HP
4 8 (25.81%) ArcSight
4 8 (25.81%) IBM
4 8 (25.81%) Red Hat
4 8 (25.81%) SolarWinds
4 8 (25.81%) Splunk
4 8 (25.81%) Symantec
5 6 (19.35%) Citrix
6 4 (12.90%) Cisco
6 4 (12.90%) Juniper
6 4 (12.90%) Veeam
7 2 (6.45%) Apple
8 1 (3.23%) Avaya
8 1 (3.23%) Google
8 1 (3.23%) Sage
8 1 (3.23%) Toshiba
8 1 (3.23%) Veritas
8 1 (3.23%) ZyXEL
Essex
Montash
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago