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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 20 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 2.86% 2.22% 8.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.00% 15.38% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 19
Average salary £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.10%
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
40 13 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 57.14% 14.44% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 38 11 49
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Forcepoint
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Messaging Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Forcepoint
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
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