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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 79 59 50
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 39 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.68% 3.16% 2.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.45% 12.58% 12.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 31 26
Median salary £36,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £24,000 £23,933
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £61,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
203 310 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.58% 25.14% 24.66%
Number of salaries quoted 146 242 191
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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
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 30 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
Brentwood - 1 - -
Wickford - 1 £42,500 - 1
Microsoft Certification
East of England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 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 Essex region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
1 11 (55.00%) MCSE
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) Unix
3 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) TOGAF
4 8 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (40.00%) Information Security
4 8 (40.00%) Nessus
4 8 (40.00%) CEH
4 8 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 8 (40.00%) Wireshark
4 8 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (40.00%) Degree
4 8 (40.00%) Network Security
4 8 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 8 (40.00%) Security Architecture
4 8 (40.00%) Splunk
4 8 (40.00%) ArcSight
4 8 (40.00%) SIEM
4 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 8 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (40.00%) Symantec
4 8 (40.00%) BCP
4 8 (40.00%) IBM
4 8 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 8 (40.00%) Workflow
4 8 (40.00%) CISM
4 8 (40.00%) Security+ Certification
4 8 (40.00%) Linux

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 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Network Security
1 8 (40.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (10.00%) DHCP
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) VLAN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Operations Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Security Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Security Operations Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Deskside Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Deskside Support
5 2 (10.00%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) C# WCF Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# WPF Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Support
6 1 (5.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) WCF
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) WinForms
2 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Unix
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (40.00%) BCP
3 8 (40.00%) Information Security
3 8 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 8 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 8 (40.00%) Security Operations
3 8 (40.00%) SIEM
3 8 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (40.00%) Workflow
4 2 (10.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Security
5 1 (5.00%) High Availability
5 1 (5.00%) Network Management
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) C
1 8 (40.00%) Python
1 8 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) MCSE
2 8 (40.00%) CCNA
2 8 (40.00%) CCNP
2 8 (40.00%) CEH
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (40.00%) CISM
2 8 (40.00%) CISSP
2 8 (40.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 8 (40.00%) MCP
2 8 (40.00%) SANS
2 8 (40.00%) Security+ Certification
3 4 (20.00%) MCSA
4 1 (5.00%) MCAD
4 1 (5.00%) MCDST
4 1 (5.00%) MCITP
4 1 (5.00%) MCPD
4 1 (5.00%) MCSD
4 1 (5.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (40.00%) ISO27002
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) Nessus
1 8 (40.00%) QRadar
1 8 (40.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) ArcSight
2 8 (40.00%) HP
2 8 (40.00%) IBM
2 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 8 (40.00%) Splunk
2 8 (40.00%) Symantec
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Apple
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) Remedy
Chelmsford, Essex
Vadis People
Salary: circ £38,000 - £45,000 + Good Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago