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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 88 56 65
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 8 53 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.76% 3.79% 3.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.79% 12.71% 13.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 31 30
Median salary £40,000 £29,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% -26.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £32,500 £56,500
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
211 417 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.08% 29.83% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 138 281 312
Median salary £48,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 - 2 - -
Basildon -2 1 £22,500 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £40,000 -
Waltham Abbey - 1 £27,500 -
Microsoft Certification
East of England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
4 6 (35.29%) ITIL
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (29.41%) MCP
5 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
5 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 4 (23.53%) MCSE
6 4 (23.53%) MCSA
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (17.65%) MCITP
7 3 (17.65%) SCCM
7 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
7 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
7 3 (17.65%) DHCP
7 3 (17.65%) DNS
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (11.76%) SLA
8 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
8 2 (11.76%) MCDBA
8 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse

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 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DHCP
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) PBX
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) DBA
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
1 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) SQL DBA
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Database Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Database Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Deskside Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Deskside Support
3 2 (11.76%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.88%) Graphic Design
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Statistics
2 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Debian
5 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.88%) Unix
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Coaching
3 2 (11.76%) High Availability
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.88%) Logistics
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Security Management
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Volume Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) MCP
2 4 (23.53%) MCSA
2 4 (23.53%) MCSE
3 3 (17.65%) MCITP
4 2 (11.76%) MCDBA
4 2 (11.76%) MCTS
5 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (5.88%) MCDST
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) SCDPM
2 2 (11.76%) SCOM
2 2 (11.76%) SCSM
2 2 (11.76%) SCVMM
3 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Adobe
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Avaya
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Polycom
3 1 (5.88%) Remedy
3 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec