The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 99 103 75
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -28
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 39 42 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.79% 1.95% 3.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.13% 7.36% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 26 40 62
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £55,000 £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 Hertfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
547 571 795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.13% 26.45% 32.49%
Number of salaries quoted 427 469 663
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,600 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 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
Watford -16 5 £42,500 -22.72%
Stevenage +5 3 £31,750 +17.59%
Welwyn Garden City -7 2 £26,500 -19.69% 1
Hemel Hempstead +2 1 £22,000 -20.00% 1
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £23,500 -
Microsoft Certification
East of England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 77 (72.64%) Microsoft
2 59 (55.66%) Windows
3 47 (44.34%) MCSE
4 42 (39.62%) SQL Server
4 42 (39.62%) VMware
5 41 (38.68%) Active Directory
6 40 (37.74%) Windows Server
7 33 (31.13%) ITIL
8 32 (30.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (29.25%) SQL
10 27 (25.47%) Citrix
11 25 (23.58%) CCNA
11 25 (23.58%) Cisco Certification
11 25 (23.58%) MS Excel
11 25 (23.58%) VMware Infrastructure
12 24 (22.64%) MS Office
13 22 (20.75%) SQL Server 2008
14 21 (19.81%) MCP
15 20 (18.87%) HP
15 20 (18.87%) Windows Server 2012
16 19 (17.92%) Relational Database
16 19 (17.92%) Cisco
16 19 (17.92%) Hyper-V
16 19 (17.92%) MCITP
17 18 (16.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 18 (16.98%) XenApp
17 18 (16.98%) RDBMS
17 18 (16.98%) SAN
17 18 (16.98%) .NET
18 16 (15.09%) MS Exchange

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 16 (15.09%) MS Exchange
2 13 (12.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (8.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (8.49%) IIS
3 9 (8.49%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.77%) IBM Domino
5 4 (3.77%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.94%) CMS
6 1 (0.94%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 25 (23.58%) MS Excel
2 24 (22.64%) MS Office
3 2 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.94%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.15%) Office 365
2 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.98%) SAN
2 15 (14.15%) DNS
2 15 (14.15%) NetScaler
3 14 (13.21%) DHCP
3 14 (13.21%) iSCSI
4 8 (7.55%) Firewall
4 8 (7.55%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.72%) Internet
6 4 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (3.77%) Ethernet
6 4 (3.77%) LAN
6 4 (3.77%) WAN
6 4 (3.77%) Wireshark
7 3 (2.83%) VoIP
8 2 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (1.89%) VPN
9 1 (0.94%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.94%) Wireless
9 1 (0.94%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (39.62%) SQL Server
2 22 (20.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (17.92%) Relational Database
4 18 (16.98%) RDBMS
5 14 (13.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (11.32%) DTS
7 11 (10.38%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (5.66%) OLAP
8 6 (5.66%) OLTP
8 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (3.77%) GIS
10 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.94%) Electronic Patient Records
12 1 (0.94%) MySQL
12 1 (0.94%) PerformancePoint
12 1 (0.94%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.72%) MSTest
2 5 (4.72%) NUnit
General
1 11 (10.38%) Legal
2 2 (1.89%) Front Office
2 2 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (21.70%) Analyst
2 18 (16.98%) Developer
3 15 (14.15%) Consultant
3 15 (14.15%) Technical Engineer
4 14 (13.21%) Support Engineer
5 11 (10.38%) Citrix Consultant
5 11 (10.38%) Citrix Engineer
5 11 (10.38%) Citrix Technical Consultant
5 11 (10.38%) Technical Consultant
6 10 (9.43%) SSIS Developer
6 10 (9.43%) T-SQL Developer
7 9 (8.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 9 (8.49%) Analyst Developer
7 9 (8.49%) DBA
7 9 (8.49%) Developer Analyst
7 9 (8.49%) SQL Analyst
7 9 (8.49%) SQL DBA
7 9 (8.49%) SQL Developer
7 9 (8.49%) SQL Server DBA
7 9 (8.49%) SSIS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.98%) .NET
2 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (4.72%) AngularJS
4 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (3.77%) Web Services
5 4 (3.77%) XMPP
6 1 (0.94%) CSS
6 1 (0.94%) HTML
6 1 (0.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.55%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.66%) Blackberry
2 6 (5.66%) Handset
3 4 (3.77%) Clustering
3 4 (3.77%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.77%) User Experience
4 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.83%) NHS
4 3 (2.83%) Replication
5 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.94%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.94%) iPad
6 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 59 (55.66%) Windows
2 40 (37.74%) Windows Server
3 32 (30.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (18.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (14.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (9.43%) Windows 7
7 9 (8.49%) Linux
8 6 (5.66%) Windows XP
9 5 (4.72%) Unix
10 2 (1.89%) Android
10 2 (1.89%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.89%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (31.13%) ITIL
2 14 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (8.49%) Service Management
4 8 (7.55%) Change Management
4 8 (7.55%) ITIL V3
4 8 (7.55%) Migration
5 7 (6.60%) MVC
5 7 (6.60%) Server Virtualisation
6 6 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (5.66%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (5.66%) Scrum
6 6 (5.66%) Server Building
6 6 (5.66%) TDD
6 6 (5.66%) Unit Testing
6 6 (5.66%) Validation
7 5 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (4.72%) Data Analysis
7 5 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.72%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.77%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (29.25%) SQL
2 15 (14.15%) T-SQL
3 14 (13.21%) C#
4 8 (7.55%) PowerShell
5 6 (5.66%) C
5 6 (5.66%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.77%) Python
6 4 (3.77%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.77%) VB
6 4 (3.77%) VBScript
7 1 (0.94%) Perl
7 1 (0.94%) PHP
7 1 (0.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 47 (44.34%) MCSE
2 25 (23.58%) CCNA
2 25 (23.58%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (19.81%) MCP
4 19 (17.92%) MCITP
5 18 (16.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 14 (13.21%) CCAA
6 14 (13.21%) Citrix Certification
7 13 (12.26%) MCSA
8 12 (11.32%) SC Cleared
8 12 (11.32%) Security Cleared
9 11 (10.38%) CCA
9 11 (10.38%) MCTS
10 7 (6.60%) MCDST
11 6 (5.66%) CCNP
12 5 (4.72%) MCSD
13 4 (3.77%) A+ Certification
13 4 (3.77%) CISSP
13 4 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (3.77%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.26%) SLA
2 2 (1.89%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (38.68%) Active Directory
2 25 (23.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (17.92%) Hyper-V
4 18 (16.98%) XenApp
5 13 (12.26%) XenDesktop
6 9 (8.49%) vSphere
7 7 (6.60%) VMware ESX
7 7 (6.60%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (2.83%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.94%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (12.26%) SCCM
2 5 (4.72%) SCOM
3 4 (3.77%) AirWatch
3 4 (3.77%) Nessus
3 4 (3.77%) QRadar
3 4 (3.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (3.77%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 77 (72.64%) Microsoft
2 42 (39.62%) VMware
3 27 (25.47%) Citrix
4 20 (18.87%) HP
5 19 (17.92%) Cisco
6 14 (13.21%) Computacenter
7 8 (7.55%) IBM
8 6 (5.66%) Becrypt
8 6 (5.66%) Veeam
9 4 (3.77%) ArcSight
9 4 (3.77%) BMC
9 4 (3.77%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.77%) Remedy
9 4 (3.77%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.77%) Splunk
9 4 (3.77%) Symantec
10 3 (2.83%) Apple
10 3 (2.83%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.89%) Draytek
11 2 (1.89%) ZyXEL
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Aloco Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus profit share bonus and pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago