The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 78 88
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.58% 1.64% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.18% 7.06% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 13
Median salary £30,000 £41,313 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.38% +65.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £31,700 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £47,500 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +2.77%  

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 East Sussex.

Academic & Professional Certification
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 157 255 218
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 18.13% 23.22% 19.60%
Number of salaries quoted 143 201 145
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £24,900 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in East Sussex

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +3 5 £30,000 -27.05%
Microsoft Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Sussex 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 East Sussex 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%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Production DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
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%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Software Licensing
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Virtualisation
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
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