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

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 34 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.12% 2.90% 4.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% 9.76% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 9
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,750 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,450 £38,250 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
56 82 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 29.63% 29.71% 27.09%
Number of salaries quoted 41 71 53
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 11 (68.75%) Windows
1 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
2 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
4 6 (37.50%) MCSE
4 6 (37.50%) MCSA
4 6 (37.50%) MCITP
5 5 (31.25%) ITIL
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 4 (25.00%) Change Management
6 4 (25.00%) MCTS
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) Office 365
6 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
7 3 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (18.75%) Firewall
7 3 (18.75%) Wireless
7 3 (18.75%) CRM
7 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
7 3 (18.75%) DNS
8 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
1 3 (18.75%) Wireless
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) DMZ
2 2 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security
2 2 (12.50%) SMTP
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) IT Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) IT Support
3 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) PACS
2 2 (12.50%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
5 2 (12.50%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Unix
6 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (18.75%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Coaching
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Security Operations
4 2 (12.50%) Server Hardening
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) SIEM
4 2 (12.50%) Time Management
4 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (12.50%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) MCITP
1 6 (37.50%) MCSA
1 6 (37.50%) MCSE
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) MCTS
3 2 (12.50%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) CCSA
3 2 (12.50%) CEH
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (12.50%) CISSP
3 2 (12.50%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (12.50%) GIAC
3 2 (12.50%) MCDST
3 2 (12.50%) MCP
3 2 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (12.50%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Google