The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 68 51 36
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 30 45 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.99% 4.54% 6.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.09% 18.00% 19.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28 42 71
Median salary £23,500 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.66% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,350 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,661 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -3.61%
Microsoft Certification
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
330 250 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.90% 25.23% 35.05%
Number of salaries quoted 290 214 345
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £54,950
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Kent

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Kent

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Sittingbourne - 4 £23,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +6 3 £23,500 -21.66%
Whitstable 0 2 £20,000 -34.42% 1
West Malling - 2 £34,000 -
Maidstone +5 1 £45,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Kent region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 62 (80.52%) Windows
2 57 (74.03%) MCSE
2 57 (74.03%) Microsoft
3 47 (61.04%) CCNA
3 47 (61.04%) Cisco Certification
3 47 (61.04%) MS Exchange
4 43 (55.84%) MS Office
5 40 (51.95%) Windows Server
6 36 (46.75%) Active Directory
7 35 (45.45%) Cisco
7 35 (45.45%) MCITP
8 32 (41.56%) Windows 8
9 31 (40.26%) MS Excel
10 26 (33.77%) Exchange Server 2000
10 26 (33.77%) Windows 2000 Server
11 25 (32.47%) Firewall
12 24 (31.17%) Problem Management
13 23 (29.87%) Avaya
14 22 (28.57%) Blackberry
14 22 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 21 (27.27%) VMware
16 20 (25.97%) Mac OS X
16 20 (25.97%) Apple
17 19 (24.68%) MCSA
18 17 (22.08%) Windows Server 2008
19 14 (18.18%) MCP
19 14 (18.18%) DNS
19 14 (18.18%) Hyper-V
20 13 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
20 13 (16.88%) SLA

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 47 (61.04%) MS Exchange
2 26 (33.77%) Exchange Server 2000
3 22 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.90%) IBM Notes
6 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.90%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.60%) IIS
Applications
1 43 (55.84%) MS Office
2 31 (40.26%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.58%) Office 365
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.47%) Firewall
2 14 (18.18%) DNS
3 13 (16.88%) LAN
3 13 (16.88%) WAN
4 12 (15.58%) DHCP
5 9 (11.69%) Wireless
6 5 (6.49%) SAN
6 5 (6.49%) VPN
7 4 (5.19%) IP Telephony
8 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.90%) VLAN
9 2 (2.60%) ADSL
10 1 (1.30%) Broadband
10 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.30%) Internet
10 1 (1.30%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.30%) NAS
10 1 (1.30%) SMTP
10 1 (1.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.90%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.30%) OLTP
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
General
1 7 (9.09%) Finance
1 7 (9.09%) Legal
2 4 (5.19%) Back Office
3 1 (1.30%) Advertising
3 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (29.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 23 (29.87%) Analyst
1 23 (29.87%) Cisco Engineer
1 23 (29.87%) Infrastructure Support
1 23 (29.87%) Support Engineer
2 22 (28.57%) Exchange Support
2 22 (28.57%) Server Support
3 21 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
3 21 (27.27%) Cisco Support
3 21 (27.27%) Exchange Engineer
3 21 (27.27%) Server Engineer
4 20 (25.97%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 19 (24.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (24.68%) Windows Engineer
5 19 (24.68%) Windows Support Engineer
6 18 (23.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 18 (23.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 18 (23.38%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 17 (22.08%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 17 (22.08%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.49%) .NET
1 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET
1 5 (6.49%) HTML
2 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (5.19%) CSS
2 4 (5.19%) HTML5
3 3 (3.90%) Ajax
3 3 (3.90%) XML
4 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.30%) CSS3
4 1 (1.30%) Ember.js
4 1 (1.30%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.30%) REST
4 1 (1.30%) RESTful
4 1 (1.30%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 7 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.09%) iPhone
3 6 (7.79%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.19%) iPad
5 3 (3.90%) BYOD
5 3 (3.90%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.60%) Clustering
6 2 (2.60%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.30%) CMDB
7 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.30%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.30%) Replication
7 1 (1.30%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.30%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 62 (80.52%) Windows
2 40 (51.95%) Windows Server
3 32 (41.56%) Windows 8
4 26 (33.77%) Windows 2000 Server
5 20 (25.97%) Mac OS X
6 17 (22.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (15.58%) Windows 7
8 9 (11.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.90%) Android
9 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.17%) Problem Management
2 11 (14.29%) ITIL
3 5 (6.49%) Project Management
4 4 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (5.19%) Data Analysis
4 4 (5.19%) Financial Analysis
4 4 (5.19%) Internal Audit
4 4 (5.19%) MVC
4 4 (5.19%) Patch Management
4 4 (5.19%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (5.19%) PRINCE
4 4 (5.19%) Process Improvement
4 4 (5.19%) Project Governance
4 4 (5.19%) QMS
4 4 (5.19%) Quality Management
4 4 (5.19%) Resource Management
4 4 (5.19%) Scrum
5 3 (3.90%) Analytics
5 3 (3.90%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.69%) SQL
2 4 (5.19%) C#
2 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.90%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 57 (74.03%) MCSE
2 47 (61.04%) CCNA
2 47 (61.04%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (45.45%) MCITP
4 19 (24.68%) MCSA
5 14 (18.18%) MCP
6 13 (16.88%) A+ Certification
7 6 (7.79%) Degree
8 4 (5.19%) CCDA
8 4 (5.19%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (2.60%) HND
10 2 (2.60%) MCTS
11 1 (1.30%) DBS Check
11 1 (1.30%) HNC
11 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 1 (1.30%) MOS
11 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.88%) SLA
2 4 (5.19%) P3O
3 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 36 (46.75%) Active Directory
2 14 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 13 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.79%) XenApp
5 5 (6.49%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) SCCM
2 5 (6.49%) SCOM
3 1 (1.30%) Nagios
3 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.30%) Puppet
3 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (74.03%) Microsoft
2 35 (45.45%) Cisco
3 23 (29.87%) Avaya
4 21 (27.27%) VMware
5 20 (25.97%) Apple
6 10 (12.99%) Citrix
7 6 (7.79%) HP
8 4 (5.19%) CheckPoint
8 4 (5.19%) Forcepoint
8 4 (5.19%) LANDesk
9 3 (3.90%) Lotus
9 3 (3.90%) Mitel
9 3 (3.90%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.90%) Tripwire
10 2 (2.60%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.30%) F5
11 1 (1.30%) Juniper
11 1 (1.30%) MobileIron
11 1 (1.30%) RedGate
11 1 (1.30%) Veeam
Sittingbourne, Kent
Premier IT
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Whitstable, Kent
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago