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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 64 57 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -25
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 21 47 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.22% 4.34% 8.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.64% 18.95% 22.87%
Number of salaries quoted 20 46 84
Median salary £22,500 £30,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -23.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £40,000 £51,430
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
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
275 248 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 29.01% 22.92% 35.16%
Number of salaries quoted 244 206 367
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Whitstable -1 4 £20,500 -32.78%
Sittingbourne - 4 £22,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +17 2 £14,500 -51.66%
West Malling -8 1 £25,500 -35.44%
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 52 (83.87%) Windows
2 47 (75.81%) MCSE
3 42 (67.74%) Microsoft
4 39 (62.90%) CCNA
4 39 (62.90%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (61.29%) MS Exchange
6 34 (54.84%) Active Directory
7 33 (53.23%) MS Office
8 30 (48.39%) Windows Server
9 28 (45.16%) Cisco
9 28 (45.16%) MCITP
10 25 (40.32%) Windows 8
11 22 (35.48%) MS Excel
12 20 (32.26%) VMware
12 20 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2000
12 20 (32.26%) Problem Management
12 20 (32.26%) Windows 2000 Server
13 19 (30.65%) Firewall
14 17 (27.42%) MCSA
15 16 (25.81%) Avaya
16 15 (24.19%) Blackberry
16 15 (24.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 14 (22.58%) Mac OS X
17 14 (22.58%) Apple
17 14 (22.58%) SLA
18 13 (20.97%) DNS
18 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
18 13 (20.97%) Hyper-V
19 12 (19.35%) LAN
19 12 (19.35%) WAN

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 38 (61.29%) MS Exchange
2 20 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2000
3 15 (24.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.84%) IBM Notes
6 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.84%) Skype for Business
7 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (53.23%) MS Office
2 22 (35.48%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (30.65%) Firewall
2 13 (20.97%) DNS
3 12 (19.35%) LAN
3 12 (19.35%) WAN
4 11 (17.74%) DHCP
5 7 (11.29%) Wireless
6 4 (6.45%) SAN
7 3 (4.84%) IP Telephony
7 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.84%) VPN
8 2 (3.23%) ADSL
8 2 (3.23%) VLAN
9 1 (1.61%) Broadband
9 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.61%) FWSM
9 1 (1.61%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.61%) NAS
9 1 (1.61%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (6.45%) Finance
1 4 (6.45%) Legal
2 1 (1.61%) Back Office
2 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (30.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 17 (27.42%) Analyst
2 17 (27.42%) Cisco Engineer
2 17 (27.42%) Infrastructure Support
3 16 (25.81%) Exchange Support
3 16 (25.81%) Support Engineer
4 15 (24.19%) 3rd Line Support
4 15 (24.19%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 15 (24.19%) Cisco Support
4 15 (24.19%) Exchange Engineer
4 15 (24.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (24.19%) Server Engineer
4 15 (24.19%) Server Support
5 14 (22.58%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (20.97%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 13 (20.97%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 13 (20.97%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 13 (20.97%) Windows Engineer
6 13 (20.97%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (20.97%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (1.61%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.61%) CSS
2 1 (1.61%) CSS3
2 1 (1.61%) Ember.js
2 1 (1.61%) HTML5
2 1 (1.61%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (1.61%) REST
2 1 (1.61%) RESTful
2 1 (1.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Blackberry
2 6 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.06%) iPhone
4 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.84%) BYOD
5 3 (4.84%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.84%) iPad
5 3 (4.84%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (3.23%) Clustering
6 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.61%) AS400
7 1 (1.61%) CMDB
7 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.61%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 52 (83.87%) Windows
2 30 (48.39%) Windows Server
3 25 (40.32%) Windows 8
4 20 (32.26%) Windows 2000 Server
5 14 (22.58%) Mac OS X
6 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (16.13%) Windows 7
8 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.23%) Android
9 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) Problem Management
2 10 (16.13%) ITIL
3 4 (6.45%) Patch Management
4 3 (4.84%) Analytics
4 3 (4.84%) Change Control
4 3 (4.84%) Migration
4 3 (4.84%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (4.84%) Practice Management
4 3 (4.84%) Risk Management
4 3 (4.84%) Service Management
5 2 (3.23%) Data Protection
5 2 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.23%) Project Management
5 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.61%) Automated Testing
6 1 (1.61%) Data Analysis
6 1 (1.61%) QMS
6 1 (1.61%) Resource Management
6 1 (1.61%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.06%) SQL
2 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.61%) C
3 1 (1.61%) C#
3 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.61%) RPG
3 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (75.81%) MCSE
2 39 (62.90%) CCNA
2 39 (62.90%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (45.16%) MCITP
4 17 (27.42%) MCSA
5 12 (19.35%) MCP
6 9 (14.52%) A+ Certification
7 5 (8.06%) Degree
8 4 (6.45%) CCDA
8 4 (6.45%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (3.23%) HND
10 2 (3.23%) MCTS
10 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.61%) DBS Check
11 1 (1.61%) HNC
11 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 1 (1.61%) MOS
11 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.58%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) P3O
System Software
1 34 (54.84%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.97%) Hyper-V
3 11 (17.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.45%) XenApp
5 3 (4.84%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.61%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) SCCM
2 3 (4.84%) SCOM
3 2 (3.23%) WSUS
4 1 (1.61%) Nagios
4 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.61%) Puppet
4 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.61%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (1.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 42 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 28 (45.16%) Cisco
3 20 (32.26%) VMware
4 16 (25.81%) Avaya
5 14 (22.58%) Apple
6 8 (12.90%) Citrix
7 5 (8.06%) LANDesk
8 4 (6.45%) CheckPoint
8 4 (6.45%) Forcepoint
8 4 (6.45%) HP
9 3 (4.84%) Lotus
9 3 (4.84%) Mitel
9 3 (4.84%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.84%) Tripwire
10 2 (3.23%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.61%) F5
11 1 (1.61%) Infor
11 1 (1.61%) MobileIron
11 1 (1.61%) Ruckus Wireless
11 1 (1.61%) Veeam
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