The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 38 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 22 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.25% 1.04% 1.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.45% 4.35% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 9
Median salary £42,500 £51,250 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% +89.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £48,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,900 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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

Qualifications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
98 138 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 18.92% 23.88% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 72 126 110
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Watford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Watford region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Watford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Watford region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 24 (77.42%) Microsoft
2 21 (67.74%) MS Excel
3 20 (64.52%) MCSE
4 17 (54.84%) CCNA
4 17 (54.84%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (45.16%) VMware
5 14 (45.16%) Citrix
6 13 (41.94%) Windows
7 12 (38.71%) CCA
7 12 (38.71%) Citrix Certification
8 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
8 10 (32.26%) MCSA
9 9 (29.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (25.81%) MS Office
11 7 (22.58%) Office 365
12 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
13 5 (16.13%) Finance
13 5 (16.13%) MCP
13 5 (16.13%) Cisco
13 5 (16.13%) XenDesktop
13 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
14 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
14 4 (12.90%) Network Management
14 4 (12.90%) Google
14 4 (12.90%) Internet
14 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
14 4 (12.90%) LAN
14 4 (12.90%) Legal

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 (6.45%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (67.74%) MS Excel
2 8 (25.81%) MS Office
3 2 (6.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Office 365
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Internet
1 4 (12.90%) LAN
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) iSCSI
2 3 (9.68%) NetScaler
2 3 (9.68%) SAN
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (6.45%) DHCP
3 2 (6.45%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.45%) VPN
4 1 (3.23%) Intranet
4 1 (3.23%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (3.23%) Skype
4 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Consultant
1 16 (51.61%) Technical Consultant
1 16 (51.61%) Technical Engineer
2 13 (41.94%) Server Consultant
2 13 (41.94%) Server Engineer
3 12 (38.71%) Citrix Consultant
3 12 (38.71%) Citrix Engineer
3 12 (38.71%) Citrix Technical Consultant
4 9 (29.03%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Engineer
4 9 (29.03%) VMware Consultant
4 9 (29.03%) VMware Engineer
4 9 (29.03%) VMware Technical Consultant
5 8 (25.81%) Senior Consultant
5 8 (25.81%) Senior Server Engineer
5 8 (25.81%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 8 (25.81%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) Analyst
7 5 (16.13%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (16.13%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
1 1 (3.23%) CSS3
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) HTML5
1 1 (3.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.45%) Android
5 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.90%) Network Management
2 2 (6.45%) Application Packaging
2 2 (6.45%) Database Security
2 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.45%) Migration
2 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
3 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
3 1 (3.23%) Content Management
3 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
3 1 (3.23%) Document Management
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Content Management
3 1 (3.23%) Graceful Degradation
3 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
3 1 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) C
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (64.52%) MCSE
2 17 (54.84%) CCNA
2 17 (54.84%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (38.71%) CCA
3 12 (38.71%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (32.26%) MCSA
5 9 (29.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (16.13%) MCP
7 3 (9.68%) A+ Certification
7 3 (9.68%) CCAA
8 2 (6.45%) CCNP
8 2 (6.45%) Degree
8 2 (6.45%) MCDBA
9 1 (3.23%) CCENT
9 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (3.23%) MCTS
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) XenDesktop
3 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.68%) XenApp
4 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Microsoft
2 14 (45.16%) Citrix
2 14 (45.16%) VMware
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco
4 4 (12.90%) Google
5 2 (6.45%) Adobe
5 2 (6.45%) Apple
6 1 (3.23%) 3Com
6 1 (3.23%) Draytek
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) NETGEAR
6 1 (3.23%) ZyXEL
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive + bonuses
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