The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Chesham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Chesham region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesham 50.00% 75.00% 100.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 80.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 9
Average salary £24,500 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.75% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,450 £25,400 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £40,000 £31,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Chesham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
5 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesham 62.50% 75.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 9
Average salary £26,250 £40,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.37% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,150 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Microsoft Certification
Buckinghamshire

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Chesham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Chesham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Chesham

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Chesham

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Chesham

Microsoft Certification
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Chesham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chesham region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) MCDST
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) MCSA

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Chesham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chesham region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Systems Support
3 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) IT Support
4 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) MCDST
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) VMware