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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 27 29 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 17 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 5.43% 6.96% 9.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.49% 20.21% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 19
Average salary £50,000 £50,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% +68.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £50,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £65,000 £52,000
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
126 94 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 40.26% 34.43% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 91 57 49
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 3 July 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 39 (88.64%) Microsoft
2 27 (61.36%) Windows
3 26 (59.09%) MS Excel
4 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 21 (47.73%) MS Exchange
6 18 (40.91%) MCSE
6 18 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2010
7 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (38.64%) MCP
8 15 (34.09%) MCITP
9 13 (29.55%) MCSA
10 12 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
11 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (22.73%) MCTS
11 10 (22.73%) Migration
12 9 (20.45%) VMware
12 9 (20.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
12 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (18.18%) Office 365
13 8 (18.18%) Lync
13 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
14 7 (15.91%) ISEB
14 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
14 7 (15.91%) MS Office
14 7 (15.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 7 (15.91%) Software Asset Management
14 7 (15.91%) Software Licensing
14 7 (15.91%) IT Asset Management
14 7 (15.91%) Data Centre

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 21 (47.73%) MS Exchange
2 18 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (20.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (18.18%) Lync
6 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (59.09%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.91%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.36%) DNS
2 5 (11.36%) DHCP
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.55%) Firewall
3 2 (4.55%) VLAN
3 2 (4.55%) VPN
4 1 (2.27%) LAN
4 1 (2.27%) WAN
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Law
2 2 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Support Engineer
1 10 (22.73%) Administrator
2 7 (15.91%) Consultant
2 7 (15.91%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (11.36%) Management Consultant
3 5 (11.36%) Software Consultant
3 5 (11.36%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.82%) Exchange Administrator
4 3 (6.82%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.55%) Field Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Field Support Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Messaging Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (2.27%) Help Desk Consultant
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Help Desk Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) Application Packaging
2 3 (6.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.27%) Replication
3 1 (2.27%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 27 (61.36%) Windows
2 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
5 6 (13.64%) Linux
6 3 (6.82%) UNIX
7 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.27%) Android
8 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Migration
2 7 (15.91%) Asset Management
2 7 (15.91%) Software Asset Management
2 7 (15.91%) Software Licensing
2 7 (15.91%) IT Asset Management
3 6 (13.64%) ITIL
4 5 (11.36%) Patch Management
4 5 (11.36%) Server Building
4 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
4 5 (11.36%) Coaching
5 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.82%) Change Management
5 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.82%) CRM
5 3 (6.82%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.27%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.27%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (2.27%) Time Management
6 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.27%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) Java
3 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (40.91%) MCSE
2 17 (38.64%) MCP
3 15 (34.09%) MCITP
4 13 (29.55%) MCSA
5 10 (22.73%) MCTS
6 7 (15.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (15.91%) ISEB
7 3 (6.82%) Degree
8 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (4.55%) CCNA
9 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.64%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.55%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.27%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (88.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) VMware
3 6 (13.64%) Cisco
4 3 (6.82%) Citrix
5 2 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (2.27%) Dell
6 1 (2.27%) EMC