The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 / West Sussex
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 103 83
Rank change year-on-year +30 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 34 12 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.16% 0.92% 2.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.97% 3.64% 9.20%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 27
Median salary £34,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £42,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £60,000 £60,700
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 West Sussex.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 284 330 337
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 26.37% 25.38% 28.15%
Number of salaries quoted 266 294 286
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Sussex

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in West Sussex

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in West Sussex over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in West Sussex

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in West 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 West 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
Crawley +10 9 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Horsham - 6 £20,250 -
Burgess Hill - 5 £35,000 - 1
Chichester - 4 £39,250 -
Billingshurst - 2 £26,000 -
Gatwick +6 1 £26,000 -58.40%
Worthing -32 1 £52,500 -
East Grinstead - 1 £85,000 -
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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 34 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (58.00%) MCSE
2 29 (58.00%) Windows
3 27 (54.00%) SQL
4 26 (52.00%) Active Directory
5 23 (46.00%) SQL Server
6 22 (44.00%) VMware
6 22 (44.00%) Windows Server
7 19 (38.00%) MCSA
8 16 (32.00%) MS Exchange
8 16 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (28.00%) CCNA
9 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
9 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (26.00%) Degree
10 13 (26.00%) DHCP
11 12 (24.00%) Citrix
11 12 (24.00%) MCITP
12 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (22.00%) Data Centre
12 11 (22.00%) DNS
12 11 (22.00%) MCP
13 10 (20.00%) ITIL
13 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
14 9 (18.00%) Hyper-V
14 9 (18.00%) Windows 7
14 9 (18.00%) LAN
14 9 (18.00%) WAN

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 16 (32.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (4.00%) IIS
6 2 (4.00%) Skype for Business
7 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.00%) CMS
7 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (6.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (14.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.00%) DHCP
2 11 (22.00%) DNS
3 9 (18.00%) LAN
3 9 (18.00%) WAN
4 8 (16.00%) Firewall
4 8 (16.00%) SAN
5 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (8.00%) NAS
6 4 (8.00%) Wireless
7 3 (6.00%) iSCSI
7 3 (6.00%) Unified Communications
8 2 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (4.00%) Internet
8 2 (4.00%) NetScaler
8 2 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (4.00%) Skype
8 2 (4.00%) VLAN
8 2 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.00%) Power BI
4 4 (8.00%) QlikView
4 4 (8.00%) Spotfire
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Advertising
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (18.00%) Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) IT Support
3 7 (14.00%) Applications Support
3 7 (14.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Support Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Architect
4 6 (12.00%) SQL Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Administrator
5 5 (10.00%) IT Administrator
5 5 (10.00%) IT Systems Administrator
5 5 (10.00%) Software Support Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (10.00%) Systems Support
6 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) SQL BI Developer
6 4 (8.00%) T-SQL Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) .NET
1 4 (8.00%) MDX
2 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.00%) Software Packaging
3 2 (4.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.00%) Clustering
3 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.00%) PKI
6 2 (4.00%) Virtual Team
7 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
7 1 (2.00%) Replication
7 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (58.00%) Windows
2 22 (44.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (18.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (10.00%) Linux
7 4 (8.00%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) ITIL
2 7 (14.00%) ITIL V3
3 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (8.00%) CRM
4 4 (8.00%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (8.00%) TOGAF
4 4 (8.00%) Visualisation
5 3 (6.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (6.00%) High Availability
5 3 (6.00%) Information Security
5 3 (6.00%) IT Strategy
5 3 (6.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (6.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (6.00%) Software Deployment
5 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (6.00%) Time Management
5 3 (6.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (6.00%) Validation
5 3 (6.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 27 (54.00%) SQL
2 5 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.00%) C#
4 3 (6.00%) VBScript
5 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (58.00%) MCSE
2 19 (38.00%) MCSA
3 16 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (28.00%) CCNA
5 13 (26.00%) Degree
6 12 (24.00%) MCITP
7 11 (22.00%) MCP
8 7 (14.00%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (12.00%) MCTS
10 5 (10.00%) CCA
10 5 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (8.00%) CCNP
11 4 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (6.00%) VCAP
13 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (2.00%) CCDP
14 1 (2.00%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.00%) QA
3 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (18.00%) Hyper-V
5 7 (14.00%) XenApp
6 5 (10.00%) MetaFrame
7 3 (6.00%) ISA Server
8 2 (4.00%) UAG
9 1 (2.00%) Terminal Server
9 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) SCCM
2 5 (10.00%) vCenter Server
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (6.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (44.00%) VMware
3 12 (24.00%) Citrix
4 9 (18.00%) Cisco
5 8 (16.00%) HP
6 4 (8.00%) Cognos
6 4 (8.00%) Tableau
7 3 (6.00%) 3PAR
7 3 (6.00%) EMC
7 3 (6.00%) F5
7 3 (6.00%) Forcepoint
8 2 (4.00%) Aruba
8 2 (4.00%) NetApp
8 2 (4.00%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.00%) Symantec
9 1 (2.00%) Brocade
9 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.00%) McAfee
9 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
9 1 (2.00%) Veeam
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 35k plus benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago