The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 70 93
Rank change year-on-year -2 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.73% 1.92% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.17% 8.25% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 6
Median salary £30,000 £41,127 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.05% +31.60%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £31,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £46,000 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,125 £36,000
% change year-on-year +3.80% +0.34%  

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 Brighton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 120 206 164
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 17.47% 23.28% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 107 166 103
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,306 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton 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 Brighton

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) MCTS
6 4 (30.77%) Degree
6 4 (30.77%) jQuery
6 4 (30.77%) MVC
6 4 (30.77%) C#
6 4 (30.77%) HTML
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 4 (30.77%) .NET
6 4 (30.77%) MCP
6 4 (30.77%) MCSE
6 4 (30.77%) High Availability
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
7 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (23.08%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (23.08%) MCDST
7 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
7 3 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
7 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 3 (23.08%) HP
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Director
3 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Core
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Android
3 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) High Availability
1 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) Document Management
3 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) MVVM
4 1 (7.69%) Software Licensing
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Virtualisation
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) MCTS
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) MCP
2 4 (30.77%) MCSE
3 3 (23.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (23.08%) MCDST
4 2 (15.38%) MCITP
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (7.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) LANDesk
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat