The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Hertfordshire / Welwyn Garden City
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 25 25
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 0.83% 1.14% 5.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.79% 2.50% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £60,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +29.72%  
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 Welwyn Garden City.

Academic & Professional Certification
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 56 40 51
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City 46.67% 45.45% 34.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 31
Median salary £56,250 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.96% -2.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 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 Welwyn Garden City

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 25 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) EPoS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) EPoS
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam