The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 34 21 4
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 0.65% 12.11% 28.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.17% 45.00% 56.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 27 16
Average salary £15,500 £40,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-61.25% +28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
Kent

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

Qualifications Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
46 60 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 29.68% 26.91% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 43 54 32
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £37,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Maidstone

Microsoft Certification
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Lync
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Kronos
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Research
3 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Database Security
3 1 (25.00%) C#

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Database Security
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Research
2 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Kronos
Maidstone, Kent
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