The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank - 42 50
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans - 2.11% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category - 9.09% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £47,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +50.79%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
Hertfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
43 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 19.46% 23.24% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 29 33 29
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in St Albans

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 10 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 St Albans region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Network Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft