The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans 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
Hertfordshire / St Albans
Rank 43 34 37
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 1.73% 1.04% 3.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.09% 3.57% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.31% +31.94%  
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 St Albans.

Academic & Professional Certification
St Albans
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 33 28 26
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans 19.08% 29.17% 17.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 25
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in St Albans 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 St Albans

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in St Albans

Microsoft Certification
Top 19 Related IT Skills in St Albans

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 St Albans region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) LINQ
2 3 (75.00%) EPiServer
2 3 (75.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (75.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Degree

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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 3 (75.00%) CMS
1 3 (75.00%) EPiServer
1 3 (75.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) C# Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (75.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Sitecore
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
MaxAd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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MaxAd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: up to 65k + 3% Pension and more
Posted: 6 days ago