Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South London > Croydon
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 57 47
Rank change year-on-year +20 -10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 18 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 5.11% 1.37% 3.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.52% 5.08% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 15
Croydon median annual salary £29,000 £40,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.50% +42.86% -32.12%
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,550 £22,250
90th Percentile £48,300 £53,750 £45,750
South London median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% +58.33% -20.00%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Croydon
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 116 118 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 32.95% 27.00% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 91 110 104
Croydon median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +21.79% +4.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,800 £22,545
90th Percentile £66,250 £80,000 £53,750
South London median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +5.88%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Croydon

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Croydon

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Croydon over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
2 16 (88.89%) Citrix
2 16 (88.89%) VMware
2 16 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (77.78%) Firewall
4 11 (61.11%) Windows
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
6 9 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
7 8 (44.44%) Windows 10
7 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (44.44%) MCSA
7 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (38.89%) XenDesktop
8 7 (38.89%) NetScaler
8 7 (38.89%) Windows 8
8 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
8 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
8 7 (38.89%) LAN
8 7 (38.89%) WAN
8 7 (38.89%) CCA
8 7 (38.89%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (38.89%) SAN
8 7 (38.89%) ITIL
9 3 (16.67%) MCSE
10 2 (11.11%) MCP
11 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
11 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
11 1 (5.56%) Office 365

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 9 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
3 7 (38.89%) LAN
3 7 (38.89%) NetScaler
3 7 (38.89%) SAN
3 7 (38.89%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) FTP
4 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
4 1 (5.56%) SMTP
4 1 (5.56%) SSL
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) VMware Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (38.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
4 6 (33.33%) Citrix Support
4 6 (33.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 6 (33.33%) Exchange Engineer
4 6 (33.33%) Exchange Support
4 6 (33.33%) VMware Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) IT Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Desktop Migration Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
6 2 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
1 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 8 (44.44%) Windows 10
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (38.89%) Windows 8
4 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Application Discovery
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.56%) Security Patching
2 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) MCSA
2 7 (38.89%) CCA
2 7 (38.89%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (16.67%) MCSE
4 2 (11.11%) MCP
5 1 (5.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
2 16 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (38.89%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Citrix
1 16 (88.89%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Apple
3 1 (5.56%) LANDesk
3 1 (5.56%) Remedy
3 1 (5.56%) Symantec