Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 50 35
Rank change year-on-year +32 -15 +15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 10 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 9.09% 0.91% 1.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.41% 6.25% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 2
Maidstone median annual salary £37,500 £52,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +87.50% -18.84%
10th Percentile £30,000 £43,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £40,000 £53,750 £34,700
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +18.18% -15.38% -27.78%

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 Maidstone with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Maidstone
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 34 32 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 30.91% 14.61% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 32 28 16
Maidstone median annual salary £35,500 £43,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.86% +16.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £19,725 £23,500 £19,250
90th Percentile £51,000 £63,500 £53,750
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +3.90% -9.41%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Maidstone

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 21 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) MCSA
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (40.00%) Python
5 4 (40.00%) MCSE
5 4 (40.00%) MCP
5 4 (40.00%) MCSD
5 4 (40.00%) LAN
5 4 (40.00%) WAN
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) SLA
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (40.00%) Network Security
5 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (40.00%) Virtual Team
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 8

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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 4 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
1 4 (40.00%) Network Security
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
1 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Deskside Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Network Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) RESTful
1 1 (10.00%) WCF
1 1 (10.00%) WF
1 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (40.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Database Optimisation
3 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Security Patching
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) SOLID
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) MCSA
2 4 (40.00%) MCP
2 4 (40.00%) MCSD
2 4 (40.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) MCITP
3 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (10.00%) VMware