The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 32 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.60% 5.11% 7.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.55% 17.95% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 7
Median salary £53,750 £67,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.37% +68.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £36,200 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £67,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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

Qualifications Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
53 39 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 34.42% 28.47% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 52 38 16
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Gatwick region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Gatwick

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 10 (58.82%) Mathematics
1 10 (58.82%) Computer Science
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 9 (52.94%) QMS
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) Quality Management
3 8 (47.06%) Service Delivery
3 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (47.06%) MCITP
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (35.29%) ITIL
4 6 (35.29%) MCSE
4 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
4 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (35.29%) ETL
4 6 (35.29%) Star Schema
4 6 (35.29%) Cisco
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (35.29%) MDX
4 6 (35.29%) Tableau
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 5 (29.41%) CCNP
5 5 (29.41%) Windows

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (35.29%) Star Schema
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 6 (35.29%) SSAS Developer
3 6 (35.29%) SSIS Developer
3 6 (35.29%) SSRS Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Tableau Developer
4 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) IT Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) CRM Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Server Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) MDX
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Computer Science
1 10 (58.82%) Mathematics
2 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
1 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
1 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) QMS
1 9 (52.94%) Quality Management
2 8 (47.06%) Service Delivery
3 6 (35.29%) ETL
3 6 (35.29%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
4 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.76%) Case Management
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 2 (11.76%) Workflow
6 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 8 (47.06%) MCITP
3 6 (35.29%) MCSE
4 5 (29.41%) CCNP
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (17.65%) MCSA
6 2 (11.76%) CCNA
6 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (11.76%) MCP
6 2 (11.76%) VCAP
6 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 3 (17.65%) vSphere
3 3 (17.65%) XenApp
4 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Server
5 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
1 3 (17.65%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (17.65%) NetBackup
1 3 (17.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) Tableau
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) HP
4 3 (17.65%) Intel Security
4 3 (17.65%) Juniper
5 1 (5.88%) AppSense
5 1 (5.88%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) Qualys
5 1 (5.88%) Tripwire