The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Essex / Colchester
Rank - 40 34
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester - 2.69% 2.52%
As % of the Qualifications category - 11.32% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Median salary - £34,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
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 Colchester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 93 53 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 39.74% 23.77% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 81 49 21
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Colchester 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 Colchester

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Colchester