The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chatham with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Kent / Chatham
Rank 18 16 8
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chatham 2.78% 5.77% 10.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.50% 17.65% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £26,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -41.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +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 Chatham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Chatham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 16 17 7
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chatham 22.22% 32.69% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 7
Median salary £29,750 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.46% -27.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Chatham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chatham 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 Chatham

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Chatham

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Chatham

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 26 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 Chatham region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Services Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft