The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 29 34 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 16 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 6.13% 2.51% 8.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.45% 8.05% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 13
Median salary £36,250 £30,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.85% -39.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £22,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £35,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Microsoft Certification
Buckinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
119 87 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 45.59% 31.18% 34.39%
Number of salaries quoted 101 80 56
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
3 14 (73.68%) VMware
3 14 (73.68%) Windows 7
4 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
4 12 (63.16%) Citrix
4 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
5 10 (52.63%) MCSA
5 10 (52.63%) MCP
6 9 (47.37%) MCITP
6 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (42.11%) MCTS
7 8 (42.11%) ITIL
7 8 (42.11%) MCSE
8 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
8 7 (36.84%) Windows 8
9 6 (31.58%) Driving Licence
9 6 (31.58%) XenDesktop
9 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
10 5 (26.32%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (26.32%) VoIP
10 5 (26.32%) SAN
10 5 (26.32%) Apple
10 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
10 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
10 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
10 5 (26.32%) Data Centre

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) SAN
1 5 (26.32%) VoIP
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) FCoE
2 3 (15.79%) Wireless
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
3 2 (10.53%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) Internet
4 1 (5.26%) LDAP
4 1 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Server Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) IT Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) IT Support
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (10.53%) Field Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (10.53%) Support Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Driving Licence
2 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.26%) Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Windows 7
3 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (36.84%) Windows 8
6 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (15.79%) Linux
9 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Application Packaging
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
2 2 (10.53%) Patch Management
2 2 (10.53%) Server Building
2 2 (10.53%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (5.26%) Email Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) VBScript
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) MCP
1 10 (52.63%) MCSA
2 9 (47.37%) MCITP
3 8 (42.11%) MCSE
3 8 (42.11%) MCTS
4 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (10.53%) DBS Check
6 1 (5.26%) CCA
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (31.58%) XenDesktop
4 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (26.32%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (15.79%) NFS
5 3 (15.79%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (15.79%) XenApp
6 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
6 2 (10.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Citrix
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Apple
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.26%) Veeam