The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brentwood with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Essex / Brentwood
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 - 32
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brentwood 4.05% - 4.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.00% - 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 7
Median salary £45,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +5.71%  

Microsoft Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Brentwood.

Academic & Professional Certification
Brentwood
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 25 54 76
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brentwood 33.78% 26.47% 31.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 52
Median salary £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.72% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £97,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Brentwood

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brentwood citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Brentwood

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Brentwood

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Brentwood region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Time Management
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) SMTP
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) FTP
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Machines

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brentwood 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) FTP
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
1 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (60.00%) SMTP
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) DBA
2 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware