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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 70 72 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -25
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 55 64 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.49% 2.98% 4.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.94% 10.68% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 45 46 69
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £51,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
425 599 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 26.97% 27.86% 31.66%
Number of salaries quoted 357 428 488
Median salary £41,000 £42,366 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -0.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +4 30 £41,000 +17.14% 2
High Wycombe +15 13 £34,000 +0.74%
Newport Pagnell - 3 £34,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 96 (82.05%) Windows
2 83 (70.94%) Microsoft
3 59 (50.43%) VMware
4 57 (48.72%) Active Directory
5 51 (43.59%) Citrix
6 50 (42.74%) Cisco
7 49 (41.88%) VMware Infrastructure
8 48 (41.03%) SAN
9 44 (37.61%) MCSE
10 42 (35.90%) MS Exchange
11 39 (33.33%) LAN
11 39 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
11 39 (33.33%) WAN
12 38 (32.48%) MCSA
13 37 (31.62%) Windows Server
14 36 (30.77%) TCP/IP
15 35 (29.91%) Finance
16 34 (29.06%) CCNA
16 34 (29.06%) MCP
17 33 (28.21%) MS Excel
18 32 (27.35%) ITIL
19 31 (26.50%) XenApp
20 30 (25.64%) Windows 7
20 30 (25.64%) CCNP
20 30 (25.64%) NetApp
21 29 (24.79%) SQL Server
21 29 (24.79%) Windows Server 2008
21 29 (24.79%) MCITP
22 24 (20.51%) PowerShell
23 23 (19.66%) VMware ESX

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 42 (35.90%) MS Exchange
2 13 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 10 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (8.55%) IIS
4 7 (5.98%) SAS
5 6 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 33 (28.21%) MS Excel
2 20 (17.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.85%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.85%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.13%) Office 365
2 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.71%) Yammer
4 1 (0.85%) IaaS
4 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (41.03%) SAN
2 39 (33.33%) LAN
2 39 (33.33%) WAN
3 36 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 23 (19.66%) Firewall
5 14 (11.97%) DNS
6 13 (11.11%) DHCP
7 9 (7.69%) MPLS
8 5 (4.27%) Cisco IPT
8 5 (4.27%) FCoE
8 5 (4.27%) IP Telephony
8 5 (4.27%) NAS
8 5 (4.27%) Skype
8 5 (4.27%) VPN
9 4 (3.42%) Internet
9 4 (3.42%) VoIP
10 3 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (2.56%) FTP
10 3 (2.56%) SSH
10 3 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (24.79%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.55%) Big Data
2 10 (8.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (5.98%) Hadoop
4 7 (5.98%) MySQL
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 35 (29.91%) Finance
2 8 (6.84%) Billing
3 3 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (0.85%) Advertising
4 1 (0.85%) Marketing
4 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (28.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (19.66%) VMware Engineer
3 18 (15.38%) Wintel Engineer
4 13 (11.11%) IT Support
4 13 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 12 (10.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (10.26%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (9.40%) Analyst
6 11 (9.40%) Storage Engineer
7 9 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 8 (6.84%) DBA
8 8 (6.84%) Deskside Engineer
8 8 (6.84%) Deskside Support
8 8 (6.84%) Deskside Support Engineer
8 8 (6.84%) Desktop Engineer
8 8 (6.84%) Developer
8 8 (6.84%) SQL DBA
9 7 (5.98%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (5.98%) Report Developer
9 7 (5.98%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.56%) CSS
1 3 (2.56%) CSS3
1 3 (2.56%) HTML
1 3 (2.56%) HTML5
1 3 (2.56%) jQuery
1 3 (2.56%) WCF
1 3 (2.56%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (0.85%) COM
2 1 (0.85%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.80%) Data Centre
2 15 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.55%) Driving Licence
4 8 (6.84%) Statistics
5 4 (3.42%) Clustering
5 4 (3.42%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.56%) AS400
7 2 (1.71%) Fintech
7 2 (1.71%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) Replication
8 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 96 (82.05%) Windows
2 37 (31.62%) Windows Server
3 30 (25.64%) Windows 7
4 29 (24.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (17.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 12 (10.26%) Windows 10
8 10 (8.55%) Linux
9 6 (5.13%) Windows XP
10 4 (3.42%) Unix
11 3 (2.56%) AIX
11 3 (2.56%) OS/400
11 3 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.71%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.35%) ITIL
2 11 (9.40%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (8.55%) Migration
4 8 (6.84%) Matrix Management
5 7 (5.98%) Dashboard Development
5 7 (5.98%) Data Management
5 7 (5.98%) Validation
6 6 (5.13%) Wealth Management
7 5 (4.27%) ITIL V3
8 4 (3.42%) Change Management
9 3 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (2.56%) Analytics
9 3 (2.56%) Application Packaging
9 3 (2.56%) Converged Infrastructure
9 3 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (2.56%) Front End Development
9 3 (2.56%) Load Balancing
9 3 (2.56%) Patch Management
9 3 (2.56%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (2.56%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 24 (20.51%) PowerShell
2 22 (18.80%) SQL
3 8 (6.84%) T-SQL
4 7 (5.98%) C#
4 7 (5.98%) Perl
4 7 (5.98%) PL/SQL
4 7 (5.98%) Python
4 7 (5.98%) R
4 7 (5.98%) VB
5 5 (4.27%) VBScript
6 3 (2.56%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 44 (37.61%) MCSE
2 39 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (32.48%) MCSA
4 34 (29.06%) CCNA
4 34 (29.06%) MCP
5 30 (25.64%) CCNP
6 29 (24.79%) MCITP
7 21 (17.95%) MCTS
8 19 (16.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (10.26%) CCA
9 12 (10.26%) Citrix Certification
10 9 (7.69%) VCAP
11 8 (6.84%) A+ Certification
12 5 (4.27%) MCDST
13 3 (2.56%) CCIE
13 3 (2.56%) Degree
13 3 (2.56%) Security Cleared
14 2 (1.71%) DBS Check
14 2 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.98%) SLA
3 3 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 57 (48.72%) Active Directory
2 49 (41.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (26.50%) XenApp
4 23 (19.66%) VMware ESX
5 17 (14.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 17 (14.53%) Virtual Servers
6 13 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 13 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (8.55%) XenDesktop
8 8 (6.84%) VMware Workstation
8 8 (6.84%) vSphere
9 5 (4.27%) NFS
10 2 (1.71%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (12.82%) SCOM
2 10 (8.55%) SCCM
3 3 (2.56%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.71%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.85%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.85%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.85%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 83 (70.94%) Microsoft
2 59 (50.43%) VMware
3 51 (43.59%) Citrix
4 50 (42.74%) Cisco
5 30 (25.64%) NetApp
6 13 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 11 (9.40%) CheckPoint
8 8 (6.84%) Apple
8 8 (6.84%) AppSense
9 7 (5.98%) HP
9 7 (5.98%) Teradata
10 3 (2.56%) CommVault
10 3 (2.56%) Juniper
11 2 (1.71%) Veeam
12 1 (0.85%) Epicor
12 1 (0.85%) Infor
12 1 (0.85%) Sage
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