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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 86 48 39
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 31 111 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.97% 4.93% 5.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.55% 15.44% 16.59%
Number of salaries quoted 28 71 101
Median salary £40,750 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £23,500 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.40%
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
473 719 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.01% 31.91% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 353 482 523
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 24 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 24 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 -9 13 £40,750 +19.85% 4
Aylesbury - 7 £50,000 -
High Wycombe -23 3 £32,500 -40.90%
Chesham 0 2 £26,500 +12.76%
Marlow -7 2 £24,000 -41.10%
Beaconsfield +1 1 £30,000 +42.85%
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 62 (84.93%) Microsoft
2 58 (79.45%) Windows
3 43 (58.90%) Active Directory
4 34 (46.58%) SQL Server
5 33 (45.21%) MS Excel
6 32 (43.84%) VMware
7 31 (42.47%) MCITP
8 28 (38.36%) MCSE
8 28 (38.36%) ITIL
8 28 (38.36%) Windows Server
9 27 (36.99%) MS Office
10 25 (34.25%) MS Exchange
11 24 (32.88%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (32.88%) Windows Server 2012
12 22 (30.14%) .NET
13 21 (28.77%) Cisco
14 20 (27.40%) SQL
15 19 (26.03%) C#
16 18 (24.66%) Citrix
16 18 (24.66%) MCTS
17 17 (23.29%) Retail
17 17 (23.29%) Windows 8
17 17 (23.29%) Office 365
18 16 (21.92%) JavaScript
18 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET
19 15 (20.55%) SQL Server 2008
20 14 (19.18%) Hyper-V
20 14 (19.18%) CSS
20 14 (19.18%) HTML
20 14 (19.18%) MCSA

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 (34.25%) MS Exchange
2 13 (17.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (13.70%) SharePoint
5 8 (10.96%) MS Project Server
5 8 (10.96%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (5.48%) IIS
7 3 (4.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 33 (45.21%) MS Excel
2 27 (36.99%) MS Office
3 8 (10.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (23.29%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.81%) SAN
2 11 (15.07%) DHCP
2 11 (15.07%) DNS
2 11 (15.07%) NAS
2 11 (15.07%) WAN
3 10 (13.70%) Firewall
3 10 (13.70%) LAN
3 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
4 7 (9.59%) VPN
5 4 (5.48%) VLAN
6 3 (4.11%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (4.11%) VoIP
7 2 (2.74%) Network Security
8 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (46.58%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (15.07%) Relational Database
3 11 (15.07%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.74%) NUnit
2 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (23.29%) Retail
2 10 (13.70%) Marketing
3 8 (10.96%) Publishing
4 3 (4.11%) Finance
5 2 (2.74%) Advertising
6 1 (1.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (32.88%) Analyst
2 14 (19.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 14 (19.18%) Support Engineer
3 13 (17.81%) Developer
4 10 (13.70%) C# Developer
4 10 (13.70%) Support Analyst
5 9 (12.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (12.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (12.33%) Service Analyst
5 9 (12.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 8 (10.96%) SQL Developer
7 7 (9.59%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (9.59%) Applications Support
7 7 (9.59%) Applications Support Analyst
7 7 (9.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) .NET Developer
8 6 (8.22%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (8.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 6 (8.22%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.14%) .NET
2 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET
3 14 (19.18%) CSS
3 14 (19.18%) HTML
4 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (15.07%) XHTML
5 6 (8.22%) WCF
6 4 (5.48%) jQuery
7 3 (4.11%) WPF
8 2 (2.74%) LINQ
8 2 (2.74%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Clustering
2 8 (10.96%) Client/Server
2 8 (10.96%) Management Information System
3 7 (9.59%) Driving Licence
4 4 (5.48%) PACS
5 3 (4.11%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.37%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.37%) NHS
6 1 (1.37%) PMI
6 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 58 (79.45%) Windows
2 28 (38.36%) Windows Server
3 24 (32.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (23.29%) Windows 8
5 10 (13.70%) Windows 7
5 10 (13.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (10.96%) Windows 10
7 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (6.85%) Windows Vista
8 5 (6.85%) Windows XP
9 4 (5.48%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (2.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.36%) ITIL
2 13 (17.81%) CRM
2 13 (17.81%) MVC
3 11 (15.07%) Database Mirroring
3 11 (15.07%) High Availability
4 10 (13.70%) Performance Monitoring
4 10 (13.70%) Service Management
5 9 (12.33%) ITIL V3
6 8 (10.96%) Mentoring
7 7 (9.59%) Migration
8 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.48%) Software Testing
9 3 (4.11%) Change Management
9 3 (4.11%) Data Protection
9 3 (4.11%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.11%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.74%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.74%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.74%) OO
10 2 (2.74%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.40%) SQL
2 19 (26.03%) C#
3 16 (21.92%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.11%) Java
5 2 (2.74%) C++
6 1 (1.37%) C
6 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.37%) Python
6 1 (1.37%) VB
6 1 (1.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (42.47%) MCITP
2 28 (38.36%) MCSE
3 18 (24.66%) MCTS
4 14 (19.18%) MCSA
5 13 (17.81%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (17.81%) MCP
6 11 (15.07%) Degree
7 10 (13.70%) MCDST
8 9 (12.33%) A+ Certification
9 8 (10.96%) MOS
9 8 (10.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (9.59%) CCNA
11 4 (5.48%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (4.11%) MCSD
13 2 (2.74%) CCENT
13 2 (2.74%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (2.74%) MCAD
14 1 (1.37%) CCEE
14 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
14 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.44%) SLA
2 10 (13.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.37%) DICOM
3 1 (1.37%) HL7
3 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (58.90%) Active Directory
2 24 (32.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (19.18%) Hyper-V
4 9 (12.33%) VMware ESX
5 8 (10.96%) XenApp
6 7 (9.59%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (6.85%) XenServer
8 4 (5.48%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.74%) Terminal Services
9 2 (2.74%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (5.48%) Backup Exec
2 4 (5.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (2.74%) SCCM
4 1 (1.37%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 62 (84.93%) Microsoft
2 32 (43.84%) VMware
3 21 (28.77%) Cisco
4 18 (24.66%) Citrix
5 11 (15.07%) EPiServer
6 6 (8.22%) Symantec
7 3 (4.11%) Dell
7 3 (4.11%) HP
7 3 (4.11%) MobileIron
8 2 (2.74%) Apple
8 2 (2.74%) SonicWALL
8 2 (2.74%) Typemock
9 1 (1.37%) AppSense
9 1 (1.37%) Avaya
9 1 (1.37%) BMC
9 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.37%) Draytek
9 1 (1.37%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.37%) NetApp
9 1 (1.37%) Sophos
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