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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 70 87 70
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 34 42 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.52% 2.43% 3.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.32% 8.52% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 32 45
Median salary £30,750 £33,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £49,750 £57,500
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
365 493 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 27.08% 28.48% 30.03%
Number of salaries quoted 297 381 390
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £67,500
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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 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
Milton Keynes +23 18 £30,000 -16.08% 2
High Wycombe +8 9 £35,000 +20.68%
Amersham -11 3 £28,500 -1.72% 1
Chesham - 3 £33,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 70 (78.65%) Windows
2 60 (67.42%) Microsoft
3 42 (47.19%) Active Directory
4 41 (46.07%) MCSE
5 35 (39.33%) VMware
6 33 (37.08%) Cisco
7 30 (33.71%) MCSA
7 30 (33.71%) MCP
8 27 (30.34%) Citrix
8 27 (30.34%) Windows Server
9 26 (29.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 23 (25.84%) SAN
10 23 (25.84%) MS Excel
11 22 (24.72%) Cisco Certification
12 21 (23.60%) MCITP
13 20 (22.47%) Hyper-V
13 20 (22.47%) MS Exchange
13 20 (22.47%) SQL Server
14 19 (21.35%) WAN
14 19 (21.35%) LAN
14 19 (21.35%) Windows Server 2008
14 19 (21.35%) Data Centre
15 15 (16.85%) Finance
15 15 (16.85%) XenApp
16 14 (15.73%) CCNA
16 14 (15.73%) SQL
17 13 (14.61%) PowerShell
17 13 (14.61%) Windows Server 2012
17 13 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (14.61%) Windows 7

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 20 (22.47%) MS Exchange
2 12 (13.48%) SharePoint
3 11 (12.36%) IIS
4 8 (8.99%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (4.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (3.37%) Skype for Business
9 2 (2.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.12%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (25.84%) MS Excel
2 12 (13.48%) MS Office
3 4 (4.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Sage 200
1 1 (1.12%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.48%) Office 365
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.84%) SAN
2 19 (21.35%) LAN
2 19 (21.35%) WAN
3 11 (12.36%) DHCP
3 11 (12.36%) Firewall
3 11 (12.36%) TCP/IP
4 10 (11.24%) DNS
5 5 (5.62%) Skype
5 5 (5.62%) VPN
6 4 (4.49%) Cisco IPT
6 4 (4.49%) IP Telephony
7 3 (3.37%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (3.37%) FTP
7 3 (3.37%) Internet
7 3 (3.37%) SSH
8 2 (2.25%) FCoE
8 2 (2.25%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.12%) NAS
9 1 (1.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.49%) Big Data
3 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.12%) MySQL
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (16.85%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Billing
3 2 (2.25%) Legal
3 2 (2.25%) Local Government
4 1 (1.12%) Advertising
4 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (17.98%) Support Engineer
2 13 (14.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (14.61%) VMware Engineer
3 12 (13.48%) IT Support
3 12 (13.48%) Wintel Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) Deskside Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) Deskside Support
4 10 (11.24%) Deskside Support Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) IT Manager
4 10 (11.24%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Storage Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Administrator
7 6 (6.74%) Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (5.62%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) DBA
9 4 (4.49%) Server Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) SharePoint Administrator
9 4 (4.49%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) CSS
1 4 (4.49%) CSS3
1 4 (4.49%) HTML
1 4 (4.49%) HTML5
1 4 (4.49%) jQuery
1 4 (4.49%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 3 (3.37%) WCF
3 1 (1.12%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.35%) Data Centre
2 13 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.11%) Driving Licence
4 5 (5.62%) Clustering
5 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Licensing
6 3 (3.37%) Fintech
6 3 (3.37%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 70 (78.65%) Windows
2 27 (30.34%) Windows Server
3 19 (21.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (14.61%) Windows 7
4 13 (14.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (13.48%) Windows 10
6 8 (8.99%) Windows 8
7 5 (5.62%) Linux
8 3 (3.37%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.25%) Android
9 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.36%) ITIL
2 10 (11.24%) Statistics
3 8 (8.99%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (5.62%) Analytics
4 5 (5.62%) CRM
4 5 (5.62%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (4.49%) Asset Management
5 4 (4.49%) Front End Development
5 4 (4.49%) ITIL V3
5 4 (4.49%) Migration
5 4 (4.49%) Software Licensing
6 3 (3.37%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.37%) Change Management
6 3 (3.37%) Converged Infrastructure
6 3 (3.37%) DevOps
6 3 (3.37%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.37%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.25%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.25%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.73%) SQL
2 13 (14.61%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.37%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.25%) VBScript
6 1 (1.12%) C#
6 1 (1.12%) Perl
6 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.12%) Python
6 1 (1.12%) R
6 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (46.07%) MCSE
2 30 (33.71%) MCP
2 30 (33.71%) MCSA
3 22 (24.72%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (23.60%) MCITP
5 14 (15.73%) CCNA
6 10 (11.24%) A+ Certification
7 9 (10.11%) CCNP
8 7 (7.87%) MCTS
8 7 (7.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (6.74%) Degree
9 6 (6.74%) MCDST
10 3 (3.37%) CCIE
11 2 (2.25%) CCA
11 2 (2.25%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) SLA
2 3 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (47.19%) Active Directory
2 26 (29.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (22.47%) Hyper-V
4 15 (16.85%) XenApp
5 8 (8.99%) VMware ESX
6 7 (7.87%) vSphere
7 6 (6.74%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (6.74%) XenDesktop
8 5 (5.62%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (2.25%) NFS
9 2 (2.25%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (1.12%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (1.12%) UAG
10 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) SCCM
2 3 (3.37%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.37%) SCOM
3 1 (1.12%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.12%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 60 (67.42%) Microsoft
2 35 (39.33%) VMware
3 33 (37.08%) Cisco
4 27 (30.34%) Citrix
5 9 (10.11%) NetApp
6 5 (5.62%) Apple
7 4 (4.49%) HP
7 4 (4.49%) Snow
8 3 (3.37%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.37%) CommVault
8 3 (3.37%) Juniper
9 2 (2.25%) Veeam
10 1 (1.12%) Epicor
10 1 (1.12%) Forcepoint
10 1 (1.12%) Infor
10 1 (1.12%) Sage
10 1 (1.12%) Teradata
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £21500 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago