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

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Hertfordshire / Welwyn Garden City
Rank 21 16 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 0.98% 8.45% 1.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.13% 26.09% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Median salary £36,500 £33,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.60% +6.45%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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

Qualifications Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
32 23 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 31.37% 32.39% 41.07%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 28
Median salary £36,500 £33,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.60% +6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £62,100 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) MCSA
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (20.00%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (20.00%) EPoS
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Sophos
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam