The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Oxfordshire / Abingdon
Rank 15 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 14 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 10.77% 1.84% 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 32.56% 6.38% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 2
Median salary £32,500 £37,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% -29.52%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Qualifications Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
43 47 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 33.08% 28.83% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 34 24
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £37,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

The demand trend of job ads across the Abingdon region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Abingdon

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Abingdon region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 23 (85.19%) Microsoft
2 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 20 (74.07%) Windows
3 18 (66.67%) MCSE
3 18 (66.67%) VMware
3 18 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 16 (59.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (51.85%) Server Patching
5 14 (51.85%) EMC VNX
5 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (51.85%) Replication
5 14 (51.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (51.85%) Veeam
5 14 (51.85%) vSphere
5 14 (51.85%) MS Excel
5 14 (51.85%) HP
5 14 (51.85%) EMC
5 14 (51.85%) SAN
5 14 (51.85%) Terminal Services
6 13 (48.15%) Sophos
7 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
8 7 (25.93%) QA
8 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
8 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
8 7 (25.93%) Integration Testing
8 7 (25.93%) Python
8 7 (25.93%) C++
8 7 (25.93%) Fuzz Testing
8 7 (25.93%) System Integration Testing

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon 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 (59.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (51.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) SAN
2 4 (14.81%) DHCP
2 4 (14.81%) DNS
2 4 (14.81%) FTP
2 4 (14.81%) HTTP
2 4 (14.81%) SMTP
3 2 (7.41%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (7.41%) Skype
3 2 (7.41%) VLAN
3 2 (7.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 14 (51.85%) Infrastructure Support
1 14 (51.85%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 14 (51.85%) Support Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) QA Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) QA Software Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Software Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Support Specialist
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Support
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Support Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Graduate
5 2 (7.41%) Graduate IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) IT Graduate
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) EMC VNX
1 14 (51.85%) Replication
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (22.22%) Unix
5 4 (14.81%) Mac OS
5 4 (14.81%) NetWare
6 2 (7.41%) Linux
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Server Patching
2 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
3 7 (25.93%) Fuzz Testing
3 7 (25.93%) Integration Testing
3 7 (25.93%) System Integration Testing
3 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
4 4 (14.81%) Coaching
4 4 (14.81%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (14.81%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
4 4 (14.81%) Product Management
4 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
4 4 (14.81%) Time Management
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) ITSM
5 2 (7.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) C++
1 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
1 7 (25.93%) Python
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) MCSE
2 14 (51.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (22.22%) MCP
4 4 (14.81%) CCNA
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (14.81%) CISSP
4 4 (14.81%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (14.81%) Degree
4 4 (14.81%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (14.81%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (7.41%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
System Software
1 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 14 (51.85%) Terminal Services
2 14 (51.85%) vSphere
3 4 (14.81%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.41%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Microsoft
2 18 (66.67%) VMware
3 14 (51.85%) EMC
3 14 (51.85%) HP
3 14 (51.85%) Veeam
4 13 (48.15%) Sophos
5 2 (7.41%) Apple
5 2 (7.41%) Polycom
5 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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