The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 86 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 35 107 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.13% 4.78% 4.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.07% 15.26% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 30 71 98
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £23,500 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -4.10%
Microsoft Certification
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
495 701 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.15% 31.32% 30.89%
Number of salaries quoted 367 469 523
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes -23 11 £28,500 -20.83%
Aylesbury - 7 £47,500 -
Marlow -2 4 £24,000 -52.00%
Beaconsfield 0 3 £30,000 +42.85%
High Wycombe -24 3 £29,500 -46.36% 1
Chesham 0 2 £26,500 +12.76%
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 66 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 58 (75.32%) Windows
3 42 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 37 (48.05%) SQL Server
5 34 (44.16%) MS Excel
6 32 (41.56%) VMware
7 30 (38.96%) MCITP
8 29 (37.66%) MCSE
9 25 (32.47%) MS Office
9 25 (32.47%) MS Exchange
9 25 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
10 24 (31.17%) SQL
10 24 (31.17%) Windows Server
11 23 (29.87%) ITIL
12 22 (28.57%) Cisco
12 22 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (27.27%) C#
13 21 (27.27%) .NET
14 20 (25.97%) MCTS
15 18 (23.38%) Office 365
16 17 (22.08%) Citrix
17 16 (20.78%) MCSA
17 16 (20.78%) SQL Server 2008
17 16 (20.78%) Hyper-V
18 15 (19.48%) MCP
19 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET
19 14 (18.18%) JavaScript
19 14 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
19 14 (18.18%) Windows 8
20 13 (16.88%) DNS

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 25 (32.47%) MS Exchange
2 12 (15.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (12.99%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (12.99%) SharePoint
4 8 (10.39%) MS Project Server
4 8 (10.39%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (3.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.90%) IIS
5 3 (3.90%) SAS
6 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (44.16%) MS Excel
2 25 (32.47%) MS Office
3 8 (10.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (23.38%) Office 365
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.88%) DNS
2 12 (15.58%) DHCP
2 12 (15.58%) WAN
3 11 (14.29%) Firewall
3 11 (14.29%) LAN
3 11 (14.29%) SAN
3 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 9 (11.69%) NAS
5 7 (9.09%) VPN
6 4 (5.19%) VLAN
7 3 (3.90%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.60%) VoIP
9 1 (1.30%) Internet
9 1 (1.30%) Network Security
9 1 (1.30%) POP3
9 1 (1.30%) SMTP
9 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (48.05%) SQL Server
2 16 (20.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (11.69%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.90%) MySQL
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) NUnit
1 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.30%) Moq
3 1 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (15.58%) Retail
2 8 (10.39%) Marketing
2 8 (10.39%) Publishing
3 7 (9.09%) Finance
4 3 (3.90%) Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Advertising
6 1 (1.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (31.17%) Analyst
2 15 (19.48%) Developer
3 14 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 14 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 10 (12.99%) Support Analyst
5 9 (11.69%) C# Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Service Analyst
5 9 (11.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (11.69%) SQL Developer
6 8 (10.39%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (10.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (7.79%) .NET Developer
8 6 (7.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Applications Support
8 6 (7.79%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (7.79%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (27.27%) .NET
2 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 12 (15.58%) CSS
3 12 (15.58%) HTML
4 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (11.69%) XHTML
5 6 (7.79%) WCF
6 4 (5.19%) jQuery
6 4 (5.19%) WPF
7 2 (2.60%) LINQ
7 2 (2.60%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Clustering
2 8 (10.39%) Client/Server
2 8 (10.39%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.79%) Driving Licence
4 4 (5.19%) PACS
5 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.90%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.30%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.30%) NHS
6 1 (1.30%) PMI
6 1 (1.30%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 58 (75.32%) Windows
2 24 (31.17%) Windows Server
3 22 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (11.69%) Windows 7
8 5 (6.49%) Windows 10
8 5 (6.49%) Windows Vista
8 5 (6.49%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.90%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (2.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.87%) ITIL
2 13 (16.88%) CRM
3 11 (14.29%) MVC
4 10 (12.99%) Service Management
5 9 (11.69%) Database Mirroring
5 9 (11.69%) High Availability
5 9 (11.69%) ITIL V3
5 9 (11.69%) Mentoring
6 8 (10.39%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (9.09%) Migration
8 4 (5.19%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.90%) Change Management
9 3 (3.90%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.90%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.90%) Software Testing
9 3 (3.90%) Time Management
10 2 (2.60%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (31.17%) SQL
2 21 (27.27%) C#
3 14 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.19%) VB
5 3 (3.90%) Java
5 3 (3.90%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.60%) C++
7 1 (1.30%) C
7 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.30%) Python
7 1 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (38.96%) MCITP
2 29 (37.66%) MCSE
3 20 (25.97%) MCTS
4 16 (20.78%) MCSA
5 15 (19.48%) MCP
6 14 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (14.29%) Degree
8 10 (12.99%) MCDST
9 9 (11.69%) A+ Certification
10 8 (10.39%) MOS
11 7 (9.09%) CCNA
11 7 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (5.19%) MCSD
13 3 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (3.90%) MCAD
14 2 (2.60%) CCENT
14 2 (2.60%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (2.60%) Network+ Certification
15 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
15 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.58%) SLA
2 8 (10.39%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.30%) DICOM
3 1 (1.30%) HL7
3 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 25 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (20.78%) Hyper-V
4 10 (12.99%) VMware ESX
5 9 (11.69%) XenApp
6 7 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (6.49%) XenServer
8 2 (2.60%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.60%) vSphere
8 2 (2.60%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) Backup Exec
1 5 (6.49%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (5.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (3.90%) SCCM
4 2 (2.60%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 2 (2.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 66 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 32 (41.56%) VMware
3 22 (28.57%) Cisco
4 17 (22.08%) Citrix
5 9 (11.69%) EPiServer
6 6 (7.79%) Symantec
7 4 (5.19%) HP
8 3 (3.90%) Dell
8 3 (3.90%) MobileIron
8 3 (3.90%) Teradata
9 2 (2.60%) Computacenter
9 2 (2.60%) Typemock
9 2 (2.60%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.30%) Avaya
10 1 (1.30%) BMC
10 1 (1.30%) Draytek
10 1 (1.30%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.30%) NetApp
10 1 (1.30%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.30%) Sophos
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