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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 49 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 13 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.51% 2.24% 4.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.82% 8.45% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 24
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £67,500 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.40% -2.73%
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 Watford region.

Qualifications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
110 142 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 21.28% 26.54% 44.10%
Number of salaries quoted 97 103 199
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,145
% change year-on-year
- +5.86%

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 6 May 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Watford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Watford region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 15 (100.00%) MCSE
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) VMware
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) MCITP
5 5 (33.33%) Migration
6 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
6 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (20.00%) Citrix
7 3 (20.00%) LAN
7 3 (20.00%) WAN
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco
7 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
8 2 (13.33%) Internet
8 2 (13.33%) Symantec
8 2 (13.33%) MCSA
8 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
8 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (13.33%) CCNA
8 2 (13.33%) C++

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 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) Skype
3 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Consultant
2 9 (60.00%) Technical Consultant
3 7 (46.67%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C++
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
1 2 (13.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) MCSE
2 5 (33.33%) MCITP
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) MCSA
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Server
3 2 (13.33%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya
5 1 (6.67%) Mitel
5 1 (6.67%) Veeam
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